Bulgaria digs deep for IMMAF world title wins after unsettling losses

Picture above: Delyan Georgiev (left) and Joel Arolainen (right) went the distance in a thrilling featherweight final By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Bulgaria was challenged by uncertainty heading into this year’s IMMAF World Championships. The likes of Alexandra Toncheva, Daniel Galabarov and Ferdun Osmanov had each contributed significantly to the…

BULMMAF National Team Trials

The Bulgarian MMA Federation (BULMMAF) will host National Amateur Team Trials on Saturday 4 February, serving as a qualification pathway to the national team for the 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships, of which Bulgaria is set to host in Sofia, the nation’s capital city. Taking place in the city of…

Bulgarian National Championships Preview

Pictured above: IMMAF 2016 Super-Heavyweight European Open Champion Atanas Krastanov The Bulgarian MMA Federation (BULMMAF) will host National Amateur Team Trials on 4 February, serving as a qualification pathway to the national team for the 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships, of which Bulgaria is set to host in Sofia, the…

Bulgarian MMA Federation to ‘work closely’ with National Anti-doping, says President Stanislav Nedkov

Picture: BULMMAF President Stanislav Nedkov (left) alongside Bulgarian Sports Minister Krasen Kralev (right). Stanislav Nedkov, President of the Bulgarian Mixed Martial Arts Federation (BULMMAF), has revealed discussions that will see Bulgaria’s national governing body for MMA begin to ‘work closely’ with the country’s National Anti-Doping Centre. Operating under the banner of…