Gold kit introduced for reigning champions at 2017 IMMAF World Championships

Pictured above: Bulgaria’s 2017 European Open welterweight champion, Nikolay Nikolov. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The 2017 IMMAF Worlds Championships has received an aesthetic development to athlete’s competition gear for this week’s event. While competing at Khalifa Sports City Arena in Manama, Bahrain, all returning champions from the 2016 World…

CEO reveals IMMAF-WMMAA merger is ‘close’, pending approval from General Assembly

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Densign White, chief executive of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF), has revealed plans for the anticipated merger with counterpart regulatory body, the World Mixed Martial Arts Association (WMMAA). “We are very close to reaching a deal,” he explained, speaking at the November 11…

‘The best team ever’: French MMA unites for IMMAF World Championships

Pictured above: IMMAF European silver medalist Manon Fiorot (left), French team coach Lionel Brezephin (right). By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran France’s national amateur MMA team is confident of having assembled the greatest squad possible ahead of the 2017 IMMAF World Championships. If this proves to be the case, the international landscape…

Theebaan Govindasamy brings Malaysian Invasion to the IMMAF world stage

Photo by YK Tang – MIMMA By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Kuala Lumpur’s Theebaan Govindasamy will be one of the exciting new additions to the middleweight bracket of the 2017 IMMAF World Championships. This year, the 27-year-old was crowned champion of Asia’s biggest domestic amateur MMA competition, Malaysian Invasion, and now…

Anette Österberg trains with American Top Team ahead of 2017 IMMAF World Championships

Above: Anette Österberg (right) battled Gabriella Ringblom in the 2016 IMMAF World Championship Finals By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Next month Anette Österberg will once again represent Finland in the Women’s flyweight bracket. Österberg serves as the most decorated member of the current Finnish national amateur team and will enter the 2017 IMMAF World…

After conquering the African Open Congo’s Eliezer Kubanza targets the IMMAF World Championships

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran In November the Democratic Republic of Congo will be represented for the first time at the IMMAF World Championships. In February IMMAF officially welcomed the Democratic Republic of Congo MMA Federation (DRCMMAF) as its national representative for the governance of MMA within the nation. Leading the charge for Congo in Bahrain…