Top European middleweight Rostem Akman reveals decision to turn pro

Two-time IMMAF European Open champion Rostem Akman has announced his decision to become a professional MMA competitor, the news was first reported by MMAViking.com. This year the Swedish standout solidified himself once again as Europe’s top Amateur Middleweight by retaining the IMMAF European Open title at the 2016 European Open Championships…

Gold medalist Helin Paara makes history for Estonian MMA

Lightweight competitor Helin Paara took her place on the medal podium to receive Gold in the Women’s 155lb bracket, at the 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships. A historic moment for Estonian MMA; Paara secured the first IMMAF championship medal in her country’s history with Estonia competing at an IMMAF Championships event…

IMMAF President: ‘Greenhill are the perfect partner for IMMAF’

IMMAF recently announced its continued partnership with Greenhill Sports as the official equipment supplier for the 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships. IMMAF first teamed with Greenhill for the inaugural 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships in the United Kingdom. The established equipment developer also featured at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships at UFC International Fight Week…

#2016IMMAFEuros: Defending champion Akman meets Thorleifsson in 185lb quarter-finals

Pictured: Rostem Akman (Sweden, blue) vs. Danielle Dell’Otto (Italy, red) 2016 IMMAF EUROPEAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS BUY TICKETS: http://bit.ly/2fbYaJE IMMAF’s defending European Open Middleweight champion Rostem Akman secured victory to advance to the quarter-finals today, November 23, at the 2016 European Open Championships in Prague, Czech Republic. Taking place at Prague’s Arena…

Northern Ireland set for 2016 European Open; IMMAF Champion Meets Conor McCgregor at UFC Belfast

Pictured: Northern Ireland’s Leah McCourt (blue shorts) defeated Finland’s Mia Isola (red shorts) in the Women’s Lightweight final of the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships Northern Ireland are set for next week’s 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships taking place at the Arena of Sparta in…

#2016IMMAFEuros Fight of the Day: Khan threatens but Hammond takes points win

Pictured: Lee Hammond (blue, Ireland) vs. Abbas Khan (red, Pakistan) The Republic of Ireland’s Lee Hammond advanced to the final 16 of the Men’s Lightweight tournament at the 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships in Prague, Czech Republic. The 20-year-old SBG Ireland product faced off against Pakistan’s Abbas Khan in the…

Can Romania’s Dinescu outshine her Nemisis at 2016 European Open?

Pictured: Romanian teammates Raluca Dinescu and Cristian Iorga 2016 IMMAF EUROPEAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS BUY TICKETS: http://bit.ly/2fbYaJE While teammate Cristian Iorga looks to follow up on an impressive World Championships effort, could it be that third time’s the charm for Raluca Dinescu, as she anticipates the potential for a third meeting with…