IMMAF CEO Confirms Changes to Ranking Points and Medal Allocation

Pictured: 2018 IMMAF – WMMAA World Championships – men’s lightweight medalists By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran IMMAF chief executive Densign White has confirmed changes regarding the allocation of ranking points and medals for IMMAF – WMMAA Championships throughout 2019, with immediate effect. Moving forward, a bronze medal will be awarded to both…

Delyan Georgiev, Bulgaria’s World Champion Takes Over Pound-For-Pound Rankings

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Senior men’s featherweight world champion Delyan Georgiev took over as leader of the IMMAF pound-for-pound rankings after successfully retaining his crown at the 2018 Amateur MMA World Championships. The historic IMMAF-WMMAA Unified World Championships took place from 11-18 November in Manama, Bahrain, with finals taking place on…

IMMAF Junior National Team Rankings: 2018 Review

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran With ranking points acquired from the 2018 European Open and World Junior Championships, the inaugural year of unified junior competition (athletes age 18-20) under IMMAF and WMMAA concludes. *Due to ongoing technical updates, individual division lists are pending while team rankings and pound-for-pound rankings are available for…

Murtaza Talha Ali enters 2018 World Championships as world’s highest ranked athelte

By IMMAF.org lead writer/photographer, Jorden Curran Murtaza Talha Ali will be the world’s highest ranked active contender when he competes at the upcoming IMMAF-WMMAA Unified Amateur World Championships. Having most recently secured the gold medal at this year’s IMMAF European Open, the 22-year-old Bahrain representative competes on home soil once again as…

DMMAF develops national ranking system

The Danish Mixed Martial Arts Federation have implemented a new points system starting from January 2016 that will streamline the nation’s best performing amateurs towards national titles and the IMMAF World Amateur Championships. The DMMAF announced this month that all fighters will begin 2016 with a score of 0, regardless…