Who Will Be The First 3-Time Amateur MMA World Champion?

The international IMMAF platform is yet to crown a 3-time World Championships gold medalist, but 2020 could well be the year. With national teams and the global talent pool of amateur contenders constantly evolving, the challenge to retain becomes ever greater each year as many would learn in 2019. Over… […]

Ukraine Duo Reflect on IMMAF World Championships Gold Medals

The Ukraine amateur MMA team impressed once again at the IMMAF | WMMAA Amateur MMA World Championships, taking 4th place in the senior medal table for the second year in a row. While 2018 women’s strawweight champion Daria Samchik and light-heavyweight contender Dima Ruzhytskyi each picked up bronze medals, it… […]

Russia Break Medal Records For Second Year in a Row at 2019 Amateur MMA World Championships

Russia set new medal table records for the second year in a row at the 2019 IMMAF | WMMAA World Championships. In 2018, Team Russia fielded a squad of 26 amateur MMA standouts; 15 seniors, 11 juniors and with a total of over 370 athletes competing between the Junior and… […]

President’s Message: Olympic Dream is Real

On behalf of myself and the New Board of IMMAF, we would like to thank all staff, officials, volunteers, Presidents, nations and of course all participants of the 2019 World Championships in Bahrain. Congratulations to all of our coaches and athletes on their outstanding performances. It was an amazing tournament… […]

2019 Amateur MMA Awards – Winners

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) and World Mixed Martial Arts Association (WMMAA) proudly hosted the second Amateur MMA Awards on Thursday night (November 14) in Manama, Bahrain. The annual ceremony took place following the Junior finals and Senior semi-finals of the IMMAF | WMMAA Unified World Championships. Senior… […]