FIGMMA Italian National Team Trials: Finals

The Italian National Team Trials finally come to a head on Sunday, December 19, following months of competition. Taking place in Padova, the finals of the National MMA Team Trials will see a culmination of the selection process under the Italian Grappling and Mixed Martial Arts Federation (FIGMMA). Victors will…

FIGMMA: Stage 2 Italian National MMA Team Trials

Following the opening stage of qualifying on December 3 in Folingo (click HERE for results), FIGMMA’s Italian National MMA Team Trials will continue on Saturday, January 28, in Galliate (Novara), at the town hall of Via Mazzini. Beginning at 20:30, the 2nd qualifying round will be organized in collaboration by…

Italian Cup of MMA

The Italian Cup of MMA returns to Rome with a host of specified experienced levels to accommodate both males and females, plus athletes of varying age and development.

MMA Official Vito Paolillo discusses his journey with IMMAF

Pictured above: IMMAF Regulatory Affairs Consultant Marc Goddard briefs teams and officials at the 2015 World Amateur Championships in Las Vegas. Vito Paolillo is among 21 experienced MMA officials who registered for a referee or judging position at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA. Alongside his international counterparts,…

FIGMMA Finale: Italy’s World Championship Qualifiers to be decided this weekend

Triangle Choke: Action shot from the Italian Championships of Amateur MMA in April 17 Following completion of the record breaking Italian Championships of Mixed Martial Arts in Rome on April 17, the final FIGMMA qualifiers for Italy’s National Amateur MMA Team will take place this weekend on May 7, at the Hung Mun…

FIGMMA: Italian National Championship Results

The 7th Italian Championship of Mixed Martial Arts took place in Rome on Sunday, April 17, with a record of 281 competitors and 67 fighters in the Amateur A-Division. Winners of the A-Division bouts secured their spot in FIGMMA’s final National MMA Team Trials that will take place back in…