2017 IMMAF EUROPEAN OPEN – DAY 2 -RESULTS

The second day of the 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships concluded this evening in Bulgaria at the EFE Hotel Marinela Sofia. Hosted by the Bulgarian MMA Federation (BULMMAF), 32 matches took place under IMMAF Amateur MMA Rules. See below for the official results: OFFICIAL RESULTS – DAY 2 – 30 MARCH 2017 Bout 1: Male Bantamweight (-135lbs).…

2017 IMMAF European Open: Day 1 Results & Day 2 Matches Schedule

The 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships of Amateur MMA commenced today in Bulgaria at the EFE Hotel Marinela, hosted by the Bulgarian MMA Federation (BULMMAF). Day 1 of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation’s 5 day, nation vs nation tournament included an Opening Ceremony. Welcoming speeches were made by IMMAF President Kerrith Brown, BULMMAF President Stanislav…

BULMMAF hosts Press Conference for the 2017 IMMAF European Open

On Wednesday 22 March 2017, the Bulgarian MMA Federation (BULMMAF) held a press conference in Sofia for the 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships which takes place next week, from 29 March to 2 April at the EFE Hotel Marinela Sofia. The press conference was held at Press Club “Bulgaria” which is situated in the National Stadium “Vasil Levski” in…

CSAC (California) Enacts New Fine for Weight Cut Failure

Pictured above: UFC veteran Mike Wilkinson weighs in on the 145lb mark – photo by Jorden Curran By Dane McGuire, U.S. Correspondent The California State Athletic Commission held a meeting on Tuesday (March 8) that will change bout contracts in the state. Should fighters miss weight under the CSAC, they…

20-year-old champion Ferdun Osmanov will battle 22 rivals at the 2017 IMMAF European Open

Pictured above: 2016 European Open Men’s lightweight medalists, from left to right – Lee Hammond (Silver, Ireland), Ferdun Osmanov (Gold, Bulgaria), Milad Ahady (Bronze, UK), Alexander O’Sullivan (Bronze, Ireland) Last year 20-year-old Bulgarian Ferdun Osmanov triumphed over 22 rival competitors to be crowned the 2016 IMMAF European Open Men’s lightweight…

IMMAF Referees’ & Judges’ Certification Course Heads to Dublin

-LEAD BY UFC REFEREE MARC GODDARD The Irish Mixed Martial Arts Association is to host the next IMMAF Referees’ & Judges’ Certification Course in Dublin on 29 and 30 April. Conducted by IMMAF Regulatory Committee member and UFC referee, Marc Goddard, the international level course provides valuable theoretical and practical…