Eliezer Kubanza claims first IMMAF gold for Congo

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) saw the crowning of its first IMMAF gold medalist at the 2017 Africa Open Championships as welterweight competitor Eliezer Kubanza topped the 170lb bracket. In February IMMAF officially welcomed the Democratic Republic of Congo MMA Federation (DRCMMAF) as its national…

4 new IMMAF members will be welcomed at the 2017 Asian Open

Each year IMMAF’s international mixed martial arts family continues to grow and welcome new members. At this’s year’s Asian Open championships, taking place from from 12-16 June in Singapore, 3 new member nations will send competition teams for the first time to an international IMMAF championship event. Last month IMMAF.org…

Bahrain Hosts International Amateur MMA Competition

Picture: Athletes face off at Bahrain’s National Amateur Tryouts On February 6 the Kingdom of Bahrain hosted a day of international Amateur MMA competition, welcoming teams from the United States, Ukraine, Palestine, and Kuwait, in addition to Bahrain’s own KHK MMA team. Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Bahrain’s First Deputy President of the…

AIMMAA sanctions 99 bouts at Bodypower India Open

The All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) successfully completed its sanctioning of the third Bodypower India Open MMA Championships throughout January 9th and 10th. The weekend hosted an impressive 99 sanctioned amateur bouts featuring both male and female athletes in accordance with IMMAF rules. The championships were contested by a…

IMMAF Partners with Software MyNextMatch

SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH PROMO VIDEO (London.17th September 2015)  The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation is proud to announce the launch of its pilot partnership with MyNextMatch®, a single platform software solution for communication and knowledge sharing in competitive and recreational combat sports. The pilot project will see the innovative…

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KHK MMA Pro Team Victorious in Kuwait at GFC

See below for photo gallery The KHK MMA Pro Team travelled to Kuwait on 9th September to represent the Kingdom of Bahrain in the International Gladiator Fighting Championship on Friday 11 September at the Alsafeer hotel of Bnaid Alqar. Professional Fighter, Eldar Eldarov, of the KHK MMA Pro team was set to headline against American Tanner Saraceno, aka “The…

Bahraini students produce MMA movie

  According to a press release on behalf of H.H. Shaikh Khalid, the prince of Bahrain, Shaikh Khalid Bin Hamad Al Khalifa has expressed that the region is rich in creative youth, and that this privilege will contribute to bringing further growth to the sport of MMA in the country…