Kicking off IMMAF 2018: Australia ready to host national teams from across the globe

Pictured: At the 2016 Australian National Championships, from left to right – IMMAFA Director William Fagan, IMMAFA President Joe Minehan, Arnold Schwarzenegger, IMMAF President Kerrith Brown, IMMAFA Vice-President Cameron Quinn. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Host nation Australia is set to kick off the international IMMAF events circuit for 2018. The…

Australia confirms its 2016 IMMAF World Championships Team

Joe Minehan, President of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation of Australia (IMMAFA) has revealed the official team lineup of eight athletes who will represent the nation at this year’s IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA from Tuesday, July 5 – Sunday, July 10 in Las Vegas, USA. 2016 will mark…

MMA’s momentum in Australia: National Championship results

Australia’s MMA boom has continued to build steady momentum since the UFC’s long awaited return to the country last year, when the UFC 193 super show at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne saw headliner Holly Holm secure the bantamweight title from Ronda Rousey. Most recently, the UFC made its way to Brisbane on…

UFC 193: Building a legacy for Australian MMA

The UFC makes its long awaited return to Australia this weekend at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. Headlined by UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey taking on the undefeated Holly Holm, and Women’s Flyweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her crown against Valerie Letourneau, UFC 193 marks the promotion’s third stadium super-show, following the…