2019 World Championships

Dates Announced for 2019 IMMAF – WMMAA World Championships at BRAVE International Combat Week

9 – 16 November 2019 Main image: (from left to right) Mohamed Qambar (BMMAF), Mohammed Shahid (BRAVE president), Col. Al Khayyat (BMMAF president & NOC Director), Kerrith Brown (IMMAF President), Densign White (IMMAF – WMMAA CEO), DJ Mojay Janahi (presenter) and Redha Haji (BMMAF) At a press conference held in…

Athletes & Teams Confirmed for IMMAF – WMMAA Asian Open

Eleven nations have registered to compete in the first unified IMMAF – WMMAA Asian Open Championships of Amateur MMA, which takes place in Bangkok from 1 to 4 May 2019.  Of these, seven participating nations are from Asia, including Bahrain, China, India, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Malaysia and Thailand.  Four further nations from outside the continent will…

USA Team of 12 Set Sights on First IMMAF-WMMAA Pan-American Championships

By IMMAF.org lead writer/photographer: Jorden Curran Team USA will dispatch its biggest squad of athletes to date outside of the Amateur MMA World Championships, as the nation targets the first IMMAF-WMMAA Pan-American Open Championships in May. The USA MMA Federation (UMMAF) has completed the registration of 12 standout amateur MMA contenders…

European Champion & World Silver Medalist, France’s Axel Sola Enters 2019 Oceania Open

By IMMAF.org lead writer, photographer: Jorden Curran France’s number-one amateur MMA contender, Axel Sola, is set to enter the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Oceania Open Championships, taking place in Auckland, New Zealand, from 13-14 April. Regarded among the world’s top amateur mixed martial artists, Sola stands as the world’s number-one ranked welterweight and holds…

UKMMAF Announces Biggest Women’s Team to Date for 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Championships

Pictured above: IMMAF-WMMAA Junior World Championships gold medalist, Megan Morris By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Last week the UK MMA Federation (UKMMAF) confirmed the names of 10 women (6 seniors, 4 juniors) selected to represent the national team at IMMAF-WMMAA international amateur championships in 2019. The UKMMAF is confident of…