Jose Torres

IMMAF – WMMAA Pro Transfers: Who’s Gone Where?

Last night, 2015 IMMAF World Champion Minna Grusander (Finland) headlined in the professional atomweight title bout at Invicta FC, to lose on split decision, following in the footsteps of 2015 European Champion Sunna  Davidsdottir (Iceland) who is currently on a win streak with the same promotion. Meanwhile, last weekend, Welshman and 2015 IMMAF…

Delyan Georgiev, Bulgaria’s World Champion Takes Over Pound-For-Pound Rankings

Senior men’s featherweight world champion Delyan Georgiev took over as leader of the IMMAF pound-for-pound rankings after successfully retaining his crown at the 2018 Amateur MMA World Championships. The historic IMMAF-WMMAA Unified World Championships took place from 11-18 November in Manama, Bahrain, with finals taking place on November 17. Having also…

Colombia & Mexico Embrace MMA Coaching Seminars; Sport Development Spreads Across Latin America

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran IMMAF Director of Development, Andrew Moshanov, visited both Colombia and Mexico in recent months as Latin American nations continue to embrace grass roots development and regulation within the sport of MMA. Mr. Moshanov was hosted by the Colombian MMA Association (OCAMM) and Mexican MMA Federation (FAMM),…

IMMAF Junior National Team Rankings: 2018 Review

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran With ranking points acquired from the 2018 European Open and World Junior Championships, the inaugural year of unified junior competition (athletes age 18-20) under IMMAF and WMMAA concludes. *Due to ongoing technical updates, individual division lists are pending while team rankings and pound-for-pound rankings are available for…

Three AIMS sports federations gain provisional Olympic recognition

On 30th November 2018, International Olympic Committee (IOC)granted provisional recognition to the Federation Internationale de Sambo for Sport Sambo, the Federation of International Lacrosse and the World Association of Kickboxing Organizations. The move is aimed to demonstrate the close cooperation between the IOC and sports bodies, GAISF (Global Association of International Sport…

Raúl Senk

The goal is to make MMA an Olympic Sport, says Mexican MMA President

Translated from the original Spanish language interview by Benyair Ulaje at El Rocktágono Live: http://elrocktagono.com/mma/el-objetivo-es-hacer-de-las-mma-un-deporte-olimpico-raul-senk-presidente-de-la-famm/ The Federation of Mixed Martial Arts, said Raúl Salas Navarro, better known as Raúl Senk, is an official body recognized by both international and national federations that regulate the sport of mixed martial arts. In an exclusive interview with El Rocktágono…