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…

MMA star Joanna Jędrzejczyk will carry the Olympic flame for Poland

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Photo by Jorden Curran Mixed Martial Arts competitor Joanna Jędrzejczyk, 30, will have the honour of carrying the Olympic flame for Poland during the torch relay heading to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The former UFC strawweight champion announced the news during a recent radio…

UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor

The UFC’s long awaited New York debut is upon us; UFC 205 is widely considered to be the greatest card in the promotion’s history, boasting a trio of world championship headline bouts, taking place at the iconic Madison Square Garden Arena. In the evening’s main event, Ireland’s Conor McGregor aims…