‘Protect your Amateur status’, says AIMMAA’s Dan Isaac

[spb_text_block pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Picture: AIMMAA official Alan Fernandes refereeing at the 2016 Bangalore Amateur Open Championship As we approach the 2016 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA, Daniel Isaac, National Commissioner and Founder of the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA), penned a personal message to…

Will the UFC make its way to India?

Back in March IMMAF.org spoke with All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) National Commissioner, Daniel Isaac, who explained his belief of why India is indeed ready to host a UFC event for the first time. In previous articles the AIMMAA founder touched on the widespread presence of government backed AIMMAA sanctioning across India, in…

Daniel Isaac highlights AIMMAA safety protocols for Indian MMA

In a recent interview with TheRingsideView.com, AIMMAA Founder and National Commissioner Daniel Isaac highlighted the details of safety routines and essential protocols established by the All India Mixed Martial Arts Federation (AIMMAA). The AIMMAA serves as India’s government supported regulator of MMA, under the banner of the IMMAF. The AIMMAA Founder broke down the safety measures that…

Growing the AIMMAA, India’s ‘Well Oiled Machine’

Picture: AIMMAA team members  The All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) serves as one of IMMAF’s busiest members with active government supported regulation across the nation. With the second largest population on Earth, India has the great potential to be a giant of the MMA landscape with an ever…

AIMMAA holds Officials Certification Course in Mumbai

From 6th to 8th November Mumbai, India, witnessed a 3 day roster of championships events under the auspices of the All India Mixed Martial Arts Federation. The championship events at the Rajiv Gandhi district Sports Complex Dharavi included disciplines that form part of AIMMAA’s participant progression pathway into MMA; submission wrestling, light…

MMA Considered by School Sports Federations in India

Yesterday, the national commissioner for the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association, Daniel Isaac, met with International School Sport Federation delegates (http://www.isfsports.org/). The meeting was facilitated through the School Games Federation of India and the Indian Olympic Association. While AIMMAA is fast developing as a national body for MMA in…

IMMAF Elections: Board Candidates for Asia

  The first IMMAF Annual General Meeting is to take place on Friday 10th July in Las Vegas (USA), during the 2015 IMMAF World Championships at UFC® International Fight Week. The Annual General Meeting, which will be attended by delegates from 43 member countries, marks the occasion of IMMAF’s first board elections.…

Interview with Daniel Isaac – All India MMA Association

A leading figure in Indian martial arts and MMA, pioneer Daniel Isaac is founder and a National Director of the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association. With more than 20 regional state federations affiliated to the organisation and with a network across Asia, the AIMMAA is a growing monster within MMA. IMMAF caught up…