2016 World Championships: Team Canada in Focus

Picture: Team Canada. 2015 IMMAF World Championships Federation: Canadian Combat Alliance Number of competitors: 9 After qualifying at the Canadian national finals in May, two of Team Canada’s successful 2015 medallists return to the United States for July’s IMMAF tournament, with Bantamweight Bronze medallist Sambath Kuhn and 170lb Silver winner…

World Champion Saeid Mirzaei wins final amateur bout

Picture: Saeid Mirzaei’s hand is raised at the 2015 IMMAF World Amateur Championships IMMAF light-heavyweight world champion Saeid Mirzaei won his final amateur contest on January 22, signing off with a 170lb performance and taking home one last title ahead of his anticipated transition to the professional level. The 6’2″ ‘Prince of Persia’ has competed…

World champion Saeid Mirzaei set for final amateur bout

IMMAF world light-heavyweight champion Saeid Mirzaei (11-3) is in preparations for a final amateur bout in his home of Canada before turning his attention to his professional aspirations. The 6’2″ ‘Prince of Persia’ has tested the waters at multiple weights from lightweight to light-heavyweight. He most recently competed at 205lbs, in which…

Last Chance to Apply for IMMAF Pan American Championships

Now taking place on 24 to 26 April in Toronto Open Invitational Tournament. Apply here: http://bit.ly/1CIwnUR (London. 15 April 2015) Don’t miss out on the last opportunity to apply for the IMMAF Pan American Championships of Amateur MMA. Apply here: http://bit.ly/1CIwnUR Due to challenges posed by local authorities, the event was recently…

IMMAF welcomes Kazakhstan MMA

(London. April 15th 2015)  Kazakhstan is the latest country to gain representation under the auspices of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF), as IMMAF welcomes the National MMA Federation of Kazakhstan (NMMAFK). The NMMAFK has a seven year history, having registered with Kazakhstan’s Department of Justice on 27 May 2008.…