Nogueira brothers lead Brazilian return to IMMAF World Championships

Above: Rodrigo Minotauro Nogueira presents atheltes with medals at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships in Las Vegas By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran MMA’s iconic Nogueira brothers, Rodrigo Minotauro and Rogério Minotouro, are leading the charge for Brazil’s return this year to the IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA. Brazilian…

IMMAF champion Cornelia Holm joins Intensiti Fighter Management

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran IMMAF World and European Open champion Cornelia Holm (pictured above, left) has confirmed to IMMAF.org a deal to link up with MMA athlete representatives, Intensiti Fighter Management. The exciting career move further highlights the pathway and opportunities that can open up for amateur mixed martial artists…

How UMMAF affiliate USFL will sanction youth MMA in the USA

By Dane McGuire, U.S. Correspondent The United States Mixed Martial Arts Federation (UMMAF) announced on August 3 a new  partnership with affiliate body, the United States Fight League (USFL). The USFL is a sanctioning organization with the aim of getting youths involved in MMA and its predecessor, Pankration. Georgia’s Chase…

USFL Affiliates with UMMAF for Youth Development

Pictured Above: UMMAF National Director Ryan Brueggeman (left) UMMAF President Frank Babcock (center) and IMMAF CEO Densign White (right).  St. Louis, MO, August 3, 2017: The United States Mixed Martial Arts Federation (UMMAF) has proudly announced a new partnership with the United States Fight League (USFL) as its recognized sanctioning…

Imad Hoayek subject of video feature ahead of World Championships

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The journey of Lebanon’s top amateur mixed martial artist saw Imad Hoayek (pictured above) win his first international IMMAF gold medal this year at the Asian Open Championships in Singapore. As the most experienced athlete to represent Lebanon on the international stage, the Tristar Lebanon product has…

Ireland’s Hammond and O’Sullivan set to collide in domestic showdown

Above, from left to right: Irish national team mates Alexander O’Sullivan, Lee Hammond and David Fogarty. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Two of Ireland’s most promising young lightweight standouts will collide on August 19 as IMMAA national team veterans Lee Hammond and Alexander O’Sullivan face off for one of the Emerald…