KHK MMA Presents: Bahrain vs. India

On January 12 Bahrain’s KHK MMA team will host a contest of national representatives. A total of 33 athletes are set to compete as Bahrain takes on India with bouts taking place between amateur veterans of IMMAF championship tournaments, in addition to fresh faces and products of the KHK gym.…

KHK MMA Press Conference

The Khalid Bin Hamad Al Khalifa Mixed Martial Arts (KHK MMA) Organisation hosts an exclusive, invite only press conference to celebrate the organisations’s new initiative in the sports of mixed martial arts where the CEO of the organization, Mohammed Shahid will talk about the diverse culture of the mixed martial arts sport. Moreover, several prominent…

IMMAF World Championships: Team Bahrain

Picture: 2015 IMMAF European Open Bronze medallist Hussein Maki faces off against eventual tournament champion Jake Bond. Selection has been completed for Bahrain’s National MMA team ahead of the 2016 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA, taking place from Tuesday, July 5 – Sunday, July 10 in Las Vegas, USA.…

IMMAF veteran James Gallagher signs with Bellator

2015 IMMAF World Championships veteran James Gallagher has seen his professional career fast track to the USA’s no.2 promotion, Bellator MMA. James Gallagher (3-0) has come to terms with Bellator on a new contract, MMAFighting.com reported yesterday. Originally from Northern Ireland, now fighting out of Dublin, Gallagher took part in…

Bahrain Hosts International Amateur MMA Competition

Picture: Athletes face off at Bahrain’s National Amateur Tryouts On February 6 the Kingdom of Bahrain hosted a day of international Amateur MMA competition, welcoming teams from the United States, Ukraine, Palestine, and Kuwait, in addition to Bahrain’s own KHK MMA team. Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Bahrain’s First Deputy President of the…

AIMMAA sanctions 99 bouts at Bodypower India Open

The All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) successfully completed its sanctioning of the third Bodypower India Open MMA Championships throughout January 9th and 10th. The weekend hosted an impressive 99 sanctioned amateur bouts featuring both male and female athletes in accordance with IMMAF rules. The championships were contested by a…