France’s CFMMA fighters maintain momentum despite national ban

Pictured: Frenchman Allan Guciahrd (blue) battles in the Heavyweight final of the 2016 IMMAF World Amateur Championships in Las Vegas, USA.  Last October it was revealed that the French Sports Ministry had introduced new conditions for organizing public demonstrations of combat sports, with particular frameworks to effectively ban MMA competition…

European Open veterans set to face off at BCMMA 15

A further three amateur contests have been revealed for BCMMA 15 in the UK on May 7, in addition to the previously announced bouts featuring competitors from the Norwegian National Amateur Team taking on British opposition. The amateur bouts of BCMMA 15 will be sanctioned by the UK MMA Federation (UKMMAF). IMMAF…

UK bouts confirmed for Team Norway athletes at BCMMA 15

Five amateur bouts have been confirmed for BCMMA 15 on May 7 with UK based competitors facing representatives of the Norwegian National Amateur Team. Upon the event announcement earlier this year, UKMMAF Secretary Nigel Burgess stated: “In the true spirit of amateur sport these athletes will have no prior knowledge of their opponents. Both teams will…

BCMMA makes use of UKMMAF’s pioneering appeals process

On Saturday February 20, 2016, British Challenge Mixed Martial Arts (BCMMA) returned to Charter Hall, Colchester for a night of mixed martial arts, headlined by a featherweight title bout between Steve Aimable and Stephen Martin – with the latter defeating the former champ, and taking home the belt for the…

BCMMA 14

Officially sanctioned by the UKMMAF, BCMMA 14 takes place on February 20 at the Charter Hall in Colchester, England.

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Introducing Team Norway for the European Open

Pictured: Norway’s Eivind D. S. Kjonsvik  (3rd right) medals with silver in the Men’s Light Heavyweight division at the 2014 IMMAF World Championships With registration for the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships in its final stages, and athlete submissions coming in thick and fast, the first full team to complete athlete…