Certified Cuts Team Assigned to 2017 IMMAF World Championships

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The most internationally diverse team ever assembled of certified cutmen and cutwomen is now confirmed for the 2017 IMMAF World Championships in Manama, Bahrain. Taking place at Khalifa Sports City Arena from 12 to 19 November, as part of Brave International Combat Week, the 2017 World…

Eliezer Kubanza claims first IMMAF gold for Congo

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) saw the crowning of its first IMMAF gold medalist at the 2017 Africa Open Championships as welterweight competitor Eliezer Kubanza topped the 170lb bracket. In February IMMAF officially welcomed the Democratic Republic of Congo MMA Federation (DRCMMAF) as its national…

UFC star Siyar Bahadurzada aims to nourish MMA development among youth in Afghanistan

Above: Bahadurzada spoke during the post-fight press conference at UFC Rotterdam By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Afghan MMA star Siyar Bahadurzada made a triumphant return to competition on September 2, picking up his 23rd professional career victory after a 17-month layoff due to injury. The 33-year-old completed his emotional return at UFC Fight…

Huge Jose Torres Mural Painted in Chicago

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Former IMMAF world amateur champion Jose Torres has been immortalized in a huge 20-30 foot mural, covering a two story building in Chicago. Artist @mission.dtek9, Torres’ brother, completed the work over a period of days, replicating the image of ‘Shorty’ holding both his Titan FC flyweight…