BCMMA makes use of UKMMAF’s pioneering appeals process

On Saturday February 20, 2016, British Challenge Mixed Martial Arts (BCMMA) returned to Charter Hall, Colchester for a night of mixed martial arts, headlined by a featherweight title bout between Steve Aimable and Stephen Martin – with the latter defeating the former champ, and taking home the belt for the…

Torres

IMMAF world champion Jose Torres wins pro debut

Two-time IMMAF World Championships gold medalist Jose Torres snatched victory last night in his professional MMA debut at Titan FC 37 in Washington, USA. Having brought an end to his 25-1 amateur career, Team USA alumnus “Shorty” took on a significantly taller opponent in the form of fellow amateur veteran…

UFC 196 preview: McGregor vs. Diaz & Holm vs. Tate

On March 5 the Ultimate Fighting Championship presents one of the most highly anticipated main event combinations of 2016 when featherweight champion Conor McGregor (19-2) moves up to face no.5 ranked lightweight contender Nate Diaz (18-10) in a welterweight contest, and reigning bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-0) looks to defend her crown…

IMMAF champion Torres weighs in ahead of pro debut

IMMAF world amateur bantamweight champion Jose Torres makes his professional MMA debut this weekend under the banner on standout American promotion Titan FC. With a 25-1 record the Illinois native claimed gold medals at both the 2014 & 2015 IMMAF World Amateur Championships in Las Vegas. Fighting out of Combat Do in Cicero, Illinois,…

Sport Integrity

IMMAF Hosts Launch Medical Committee Conference Weekend

· 27TH – 28TH FEBRUARY 2016, LONDON The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) hosted its launch Medical Committee Conference last weekend in Greenwich, London (UK) as the UFC took over the nearby O2 Arena for ‘UFC Fight Night: Silva vs Bisping’. The conference included meetings for the formation of…

AIMMAA introduces certification system for MMA coaches in India

Recently IMMAF.org interviewed the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) National Commissioner Daniel Isaac, who highlighted the positive developments and strong momentum that continues to build for MMA regulation in India under the stewardship of the AIMMAA and its national backing from India’s government – click HERE for the article. AIMMAA is one of IMMAF’s most active…

RMMAF

Romanian Team Tryouts Live Broadcast Tonight

Tonight, February 29 2016, under the name of “MMA Division – RMMAF SERIES 9″, the Romanian MMA Federation (RMMAF) hosts the first stage of its national tryouts for IMMAF events in 2016 at the Globus Circus, in Bucharest. It is the first time in Romania that a qualifying stage for the IMMAF Amateur MMA…