Malaysian Amateur MMA Star Colleen Augustin Sets Sights on 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA World Championships

21-year-old prodigy Colleen Augustin has set her sights on the 2019 Amateur MMA World Championships, following her gold medal winning showcase for the Malaysian national team at the Asian Open in May. The 2019 IMMAF – WMMAA World Championships and concurrent Junior World Championships are set to take place from…

Richie Cranny Leads New Board Following Australian MMA Federation Elections

On Tuesday, August 6, Richie Cranny was confirmed via a member vote as the new president of national governing body and IMMAF – WMMAA member, the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation of Australia (IMMAFA). Formerly the organisation’s vice-president, Cranny takes the reins from former president, Joe Minehan, alongside newly introduced…

IMMAF Co-Founder Proud As Sons Enter ‘Unique, Safe Pathway’ for Young Athletes at Youth MMA World Championships

The historic first Youth MMA World Championships takes place this week under the auspices of IMMAF – WMMAA from 3-4 August in Rome, Italy. The international gathering, set to welcome 263 developing contenders, is the first of its kind with unprecedented global participation for a youth MMA event. The unique…

Italy’s Olympic Legacy Welcomes Youth MMA World Championships, Host Nation’s Vito Paolillo Discusses New Pathways Under a Perfect Setting

This week Italy is set to welcome over 260 young athletes from 27 competing nations as Rome hosts the inaugural IMMAF – WMMAA Youth MMA World Championships, from 3-4 August. Unified world governing body, IMMAF – WMMAA, once again teams with the Italian Grappling & MMA Federation (FIGMMA) to bring…