KHK MMA Presents: Bahrain vs. India

On January 12 Bahrain’s KHK MMA team will host a contest of national representatives. A total of 33 athletes are set to compete as Bahrain takes on India with bouts taking place between amateur veterans of IMMAF championship tournaments, in addition to fresh faces and products of the KHK gym.…

IMMAF World Championships: Team Bahrain

Picture: 2015 IMMAF European Open Bronze medallist Hussein Maki faces off against eventual tournament champion Jake Bond. Selection has been completed for Bahrain’s National MMA team ahead of the 2016 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA, taking place from Tuesday, July 5 – Sunday, July 10 in Las Vegas, USA.…

University of Bahrain launches MMA Course

The office of Sheikh Khalid Bin Hamad has revealed that the University of Bahrain is to launch a Mixed Martial Arts course in February of 2016. H.H. Sheikh Khalid expressed that the University of Bahrain is a good example of a professional educational environment working to elevate its output. As the First…

TUF 22 Finale marks Frankie Edgar’s first bout with Bahrain’s KHK Fight Team

On December 11 former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar will take part in his first fight as a member of Team KHK, a Bahrain based stable of international and Bahraini fighters financially backed by team founder Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, First Deputy President of the Supreme Council for…

Mahdi secures historic first medal for Bahrain

Picture: Hussain Maki Mahdi takes on Brit Jake Bond in the semi-finals For Bahrain, the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships held historic proportions, with Hussain Maki Mahdi winning the country their first IMMAF Amateur MMA medal. After falling short of the medal podium at the 2015 IMMAF World Championships, Mahdi was…

Bahrain amateurs set to make “national history” at IMMAF European Open

At the IMMAF European Open Championships this month amateur fighters from Bahrain will compete under IMMAF for the first time since the ground breaking launch of KHK MMA, a Bahrain based stable of international and Bahraini fighters financially backed by team founder Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, First Deputy president…