U18s MMA World Championships Commences in Rome:

“This Championships presents a vision of the future.” Two-hundred-and-fifty-three U18s competitors, aged 12 – 17, have arrived in Rome to compete in the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation’s historic first Youth MMA World Championships, which commenced this morning (3rd August 2019) at the PalaPellicone. The two-day tournament plays host to…

French MMA Athletes Triumph Following Sport Minister’s Promise of Regulation

French Sport Minister, Roxana Mărăcineanu, made the landmark announcement last April that set in motion plans to regulate the sport of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in France. The historical blockade placed upon the sport in France no doubt limited the nation’s talent development, but nevertheless, French athletes maintained relevance as…

Two-Hundred-And-Sixty-Nine 12 to 17 Year Olds to Compete In First MMA Youth World Championships

[London. 15 April 2019] Two- hundred-and-sixty-nine U18s competitors, aged 12 – 17,  have registered to compete in a historic first Youth MMA World Championships, which takes place from 3 – 4 August at the PalaPellicone in Rome under the auspices of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF). The controversial…

International Expansion Continues as IMMAF – WMMAA Welcomes Morocco and Iraq

IMMAF – WMMAA, the world’s unified governing body for the sport of MMA, continues its global expansion as it welcomes representatives for mixed martial arts in Morocco and Iraq as its newest members. IMMAF President Kerrith Brown said: “The addition of Morocco to our membership will surely bring an energetic…