2014 World Champion Jose Mariscal excited for Dana White’s presence at upcoming bout

Ahead of his third professional bout at Ring of Combat on Friday, November 20, we catch up with 2014 IMMAF Gold medallist Jose “Chepe” Mariscal. Competing for Team USA, under the United States Mixed Martial Arts Federations, Mariscal defeated Sweden’s Jimmi Jensen in the Lightweight tournament final to collect the…

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As French team prepares for Europeans, IMMAF offers condolences for Paris Attack

Team France has surpassed all reasonable expectations of success for a country in which full contact MMA cannot be practised, and in which team selections can only be carried out through tough training sessions. The team is ranked 5th in the world in the IMMAF World Amateur MMA rankings and its athletes…

Finland MMA

Finland’s strength in numbers at the IMMAF European Open

For the IMMAF European Open Championships, Finland’s national amateur MMA team will make their way to the UK as the largest competing body with a squad of 18 fighters, including the most diverse Women’s lineup spanning five athletes across four weight divisions. With Finland currently ranked 7th as a nation in the…

UFC 193: Building a legacy for Australian MMA

The UFC makes its long awaited return to Australia this weekend at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. Headlined by UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey taking on the undefeated Holly Holm, and Women’s Flyweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her crown against Valerie Letourneau, UFC 193 marks the promotion’s third stadium super-show, following the…

Northern Ireland will ’cause major upsets’ at the IMMAF European Open

Picture: Carl McNally lifting the Ulster flag with victory on the opening day at the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA Competing athletes at next week’s IMMAF European Open Championships can expect to meet a “serious force” in the form of Northern Ireland’s national amateur team, according to Danny…

AIMMAA holds Officials Certification Course in Mumbai

From 6th to 8th November Mumbai, India, witnessed a 3 day roster of championships events under the auspices of the All India Mixed Martial Arts Federation. The championship events at the Rajiv Gandhi district Sports Complex Dharavi included disciplines that form part of AIMMAA’s participant progression pathway into MMA; submission wrestling, light…

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IMMAF Partners with Midpoint

(London. 11 November 2015) The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is proud to announce its partnership with Midpoint ahead of the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships of Amateur MMA. Founded in 2006, Midpoint are computer software experts in tailor made cloud services and their surrounding business ecosystems. Midpoint is…

Will Italy prove to have Europe’s most progressive amateur MMA team?

World Champion: Flyweight gold medal winner Micol DiSegni is victorious over Sweden’s Anja Saxmark in the 2015 IMMAF World Championships final. Italy surfaced as one of the most talked about nations following the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA in Las Vegas this past July. With an impressive haul of medals in both…