Standout Nations Approach 2019 National Championships & Team Trials

By IMMAF.org lead writer/photographer Jorden Curran 2019 will mark the first full year of unified international championships under IMMAF and WMMAA. The level of competition is at an all-time high and the talent pool is deeper than ever before. In the coming months, nations worldwide will one-by-one complete national team selections for…

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.

Overwhelming success at India’s biggest Amateur MMA event of the year

India’s AIMMAA National Amateur MMA Championships produced a stunning showcase of competition in the city of Bangalore, within the South Western state Karnataka. Taking place at the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor stadium from September 30 to October 2, India’s largest and oldest MMA association and IMMAF affiliate, the All India Mixed…

Cameroon’s NLMMAC ready to build following successful amateur championships

The National League of MMA Cameroon (NLMMAC) have celebrated a “resounding success” following the completion of Cameroon Fighting Championship 5 on August 20, which saw the national body regulate its first official amateur MMA championship in accordance with IMMAF’s unified amateur rule set and with the supervision of medical professionals,…

Irish Championships: European Open Team Trials on Sept. 3

Pictured above: David Fogarty – 2016 IMMAF World Championships Flyweight Silver medallist IMMAF officially announced on August 23 that registration is open for the 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships. The Amateur MMA tournament will span five days from November 22 to 26 in the Czech Republic, at the Arena of Sparta in…

OCAMM adds dates to Colombian National Championship circuit

The Colombian Association of Mixed Martial Arts (OCAMM) has added several dates to its 2016 national circuit calendar, beginning on September 11 and continuing on October 2 and November 12. The events will take place as the official national amateur championship for Colombia and will factor in to the national…

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…

Paraguay National Championships

Following IMMAF’s announcement in February that the Federacion Paraguaya de Kick Boxing Muay Thai & MMA had marked the 37th nation to join the IMMAF family, under the guidance of President Hugo Lobo, Paraguay is now fast approaching it’s first National Championships of Amateur MMA, set for August 22.