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.…

UMMAF to Oversee 2015 IMMAF World Championships

at UFC® International Fight Week   (London. April 13th 2015) The United States Mixed Martial Arts Federation (UMMAF) is responsible for overseeing the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA at UFC® International Fight Week, under the regulation of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The competition returns to Las Vegas…

UK MMA Team Tryouts – Kent

The United Kingdom Mixed Martial Arts Federation has announced the schedule for its UK Team Tryouts for the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA.

Nyra Phillips Appointed as 2015 Championships Director

IMMAF CHAMPIONSHIPS OF AMATEUR MMA AT UFC® INTERNATIONAL FIGHT WEEK IMMAF ADMINISTRATION EXPANDED (London, UK. March 17th 2015) Nyra Phillips has been appointed as the Championships Director for the 2015 IMMAF Championships of Amateur MMA at UFC® International Fight Week. In 2014 Ms. Phillips oversaw 23 countries from across 5 continents compete in…

Bahrain MMA Federation Formed with AIMMAA Support

Report from the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association. See below for Photo Gallery. Delegates from the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) paid an ambassadorial visit to Bahrain on behalf of MMA from the 8th to 11th March. AIMMAA has been instrumental in the formation of the new Bahrain National MMA…

Fedor on Women’s MMA Misrepresents the Sport

Recent comments on women’s MMA by Russian fight legend, Fedor Emelianenko, have grabbed the headlines over the past couple of days. The retired MMA heavyweight told British media outlet, Whoa TV,  that “women shouldn’t compete in MMA because this sport is for men. There are a lot of sports where women look like women…