2018 Recap: Gase Sanita Makes History as First Female to Win a Second Amateur MMA World Title

Pictured above: Gase Sanita competes at #MMAWorlds2018 wearing the official Green Hill gold kit for reigning champions   By IMMAF.org lead writer/photographer Jorden Curran New Zealand’s Gase Sanita made history in 2018 as the first woman to win a second Amateur MMA world title, as she successfully retained the women’s lightweight gold medal…

IMMAFA begins government sanctioning duties for amateur MMA in Australia

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Photos courtesy of Dogs of War Photography Government recognition acquired this year by the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation of Australia (IMMAFA) is coming into regular effect. Operating as Australia’s national affiliate to IMMAF, IMMAFA now serves as the recognised sanctioning body in the state of…

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NZMMAF achieves Government recognition in New Zealand

The IMMAF can today congratulate The New Zealand Mixed Martial Arts Federation (NZMMAF) on achieving a landmark target in receiving official recognition from its national government. The regulation and development of Mixed Martial Arts in New Zealand can now enjoy a much needed boost in resources after Sport NZ confirmed the NZMMAF as the country’s…