MMA champions who have carried the Olympic flame

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran This week former UFC strawweight world champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk (pictured above, right) represented both her home nation and the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) as she carried the Olympic flame ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics, taking place Feb. 9-25 in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The Olympic flame, first introduced…

#ThrowbackThursday: Fedor vs Cro Cop

In the spirit of #ThrowbackThursday, the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) takes a look back at some of the best sportsmanship and good morals displayed across the various platforms of Mixed Martial Arts. On August 28, 2005, Fedor Emelianenko and Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipović took part in one of the…