BAHRAIN’S FIRST WOMEN MMA FIGHTERS: FATEMA BURESHAID & HEND REZK

Fatema Bureshaid Bureshaid and Hend Rezk became Bahrain’s first female MMA competitors at the 2017 IMMAF World Championships that concluded on Saturday 18 November in Manama. Bahraini supporters turned out in droves, and the near-deafening applause for the debutants created an electric atmosphere in the Khalifa Sports City arena, which…

Gold kit introduced for reigning champions at 2017 IMMAF World Championships

Pictured above: Bulgaria’s 2017 European Open welterweight champion, Nikolay Nikolov. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The 2017 IMMAF Worlds Championships has received an aesthetic development to athlete’s competition gear for this week’s event. While competing at Khalifa Sports City Arena in Manama, Bahrain, all returning champions from the 2016 World…

Loumage Hotels and GDHM Sponsor the 2017 IMMAF World Championships

Pictured: Mr. Babu Raj (General Manager GDHM), Mr. Shiraz (Associate Partner – Gulf Diwaniya Group), Gosha Malik (IMMAF Member Services Manager),  Dr. Mohammed Rafeeq (Founder & Chairman Gulf Diwaniya Group), Isobel Carnwath (IMMAF Brand, Marketing & Communications Director),  Mr. Amr Farouk (Group General Manager GDHM) Mr. Anil Kumar VK. (General…

CEO reveals IMMAF-WMMAA merger is ‘close’, pending approval from General Assembly

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Densign White, chief executive of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF), has revealed plans for the anticipated merger with counterpart regulatory body, the World Mixed Martial Arts Association (WMMAA). “We are very close to reaching a deal,” he explained, speaking at the November 11…

WHERE TO WATCH: 2017 IMMAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

IMMAF STREAMS LIVE INTERNATIONALLY ON BAHRAIN TV APP IMMAF SIGNS NEW POST-EVENT HIGHLIGHTS TV DEAL WITH UK FREESPORTS The 2017 IMMAF World Championships will be available to watch across a variety of platforms worldwide, including live internationally via the Bahrain TV app. Hosted by the Bahrain Mixed Martial Arts Federation…