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IMMAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS RETURN TO UFC FAN EXPO®

Representatives from IMMAF’s 53-member countries are set to face off in a week of elite amateur MMA action, in which national team faces off against national team The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation today announced the 2016 installment of the IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA will return to Las…

5TH ANNUAL UFC INTERNATIONAL FIGHT WEEK INCLUDES HISTORIC UFC 200 AND LARGEST UFC FAN EXPO

Las Vegas – UFC® today announced that the 5th Annual UFC International Fight Week™, the world’s largest celebration of combat sports, will be capped off by the third and final day of UFC Fan Expo® at the Las Vegas Convention Center. UFC International Fight Week will take place from Tuesday,…

UFC Applauds New York State Assembly as Bill to Legalize Professional MMA Passes 113-25

Lorenzo Fertitta Thanks Speaker Heastie, Majority Leader Morelle & All Sponsors and Supporters [UFC Press Release] –UFC® Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lorenzo Fertitta applauded the overwhelming, bipartisan New York State Assembly passage of legislation to legalize and regulate professional mixed martial arts (MMA) in New York. The passage of…

AIMMAA: ‘India is ready to host the UFC’

Continuing with our series of interviews with All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) National Commissioner Daniel Isaac, IMMAF.org takes a look at the developing potential for a UFC event to take place in one of the promotion’s most significant untapped markets. In 2012, UFC co-owner and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta discussed the promotion’s interest in making its way…

David Allen

Former UFC EMEA Vice-president, David Allen, joins IMMAF

(London. 9th March 2016) The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has appointed David Allen as its new Director of Brand and Commerce. (Read the exclusive Fighters Only interview here.) The IMMAF is the international democratic governing body for the sport of MMA, founded from within the MMA community for…

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…

UFC Fight Night Preview: Silva vs. Bisping

The UFC makes its long awaited return to London on February 27 with UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Bisping taking place at the O2 Arena, shadow sanctioned by the United Kingdom Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Europe’s UFC fanbase has been treated to a rare competitive appearance from former UFC middleweight…