Turkish hopeful joins London’s Team Titan ahead of IMMAF World Championships

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran At the 2016 IMMAF World Championships Tolga Polat was, admittedly, unready for the new and unique challenge that awaited. The Turkish hopeful made his was to Las Vegas and UFC Fan Expo for a five-day tournament campaign against the top amateur contenders from IMMAF member nations across the globe. Last year the judo black-belt represented […]

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Cyprus due for first IMMAF World Championships with Stefanos Kyriakides

This year Cyprus will contest for the first time at the IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA, represented by Men’s bantamweight challenger Stefanos Kyriakides and national coach Stefanos Charalampous. In February the Cyprus MMA Federation (CMMAF) was approved as an observational member of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation and first featured on the IMMAF competition platform at the 2017 European […]

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IMMAF gold medal trio triumph as professionals

Above, from left to right: Adam Amarasinghe, Cornelia Holm, Jack Shore. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Former IMMAF gold medal winners Cornelia Holm, Jack Shore and Adam Amarasignhe were all in action on the night of October 14, continuing to impress in their professional MMA careers. Amarasinghe concluded his undefeated amateur run as the 2017 IMMAF European Open bantamweight champion, […]

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CIMMAF Launches MMA Governance in Taiwan; RFC- WOTD Hosts Team Taiwan Try-outs

The China International MMA Federation (CIMMAF) hosted a ceremony on the 14th October at the Taipei City Sports Bureau in Taiwan, attended by Chairman Wang Zunkan, Chinese Olympic Committee delegates and IMMAF President Kerrith Brown with CEO Densign White. Its purpose was the official launch of a new era of MMA in Taiwan The following day saw Taiwan’s first RFC-WOTD […]

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Featherweight mainstay Julia Dorny targets Lightweight world title

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran German Featherweight mainstay Julia Dorny (pictured above) has remained a perennial top contender in the Women’s 145lb division ever since her international debut at the 2015 IMMAF World Championships in Las Vegas. In 2016 she picked up two silver medals, reaching the finals of the World Championships and European Open and is currently the number-2 […]

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