UFC 219: Cyborg vs. Holm likely to be most tested MMA match-up in history

Pictured: Cris Cyborg (left) and Holly Holm (right) face off at the UFC 219 weigh ins. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Last year’s momentous UFC 219 headliner: Cris Cyborg vs. Holly Holm, for the UFC featherweight world title, holds claim to likely being the most tested bout in MMA history under USADA Anti-Doping. 32-year-old Brazilian Cristiane Justino, commonly known as ‘Cyborg’, defended […]

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UMMAF board member Matt Hughes receives emotional homecoming at UFC St. Louis

Pictured above: Former UFC champion and Hall of Famer Matt Hughes (left), UMMAF President Frank Babcock (centre), UFC Hall of Famer Frank Trigg (right). By Dane McGuire, IMMAF U.S. Correspondent The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the premier professional MMA organization in the world and IMMAF partner, kicked off its 25th year of operation last Sunday with its first trip to […]

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Two-time IMMAF world silver medalist Alexander Martinez attends Ultimate Fighter tryouts

Pictured above: Martinez vs. Starks at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships finals By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran ‘Two-time IMMAF World Championships finalist’ will be on his list of credentials as Alexander Martinez completes tryouts for the upcoming season of the UFC’s Ultimate Fighter. Prior to his current exploits as an undefeated pro lightweight competitor, Martinez accumulated an extensive record on the […]

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UFC star Siyar Bahadurzada aims to nourish MMA development among youth in Afghanistan

Above: Bahadurzada spoke during the post-fight press conference at UFC Rotterdam By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Afghan MMA star Siyar Bahadurzada made a triumphant return to competition on September 2, picking up his 23rd professional career victory after a 17-month layoff due to injury. The 33-year-old completed his emotional return at UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Struve taking place in the Netherlands, his adoptive […]

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UFC AND KITMAN LABS LAUNCH INNOVATIVE SPORTS SCIENCE PROGRAM AT UFC PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE

Las Vegas – UFC® and Kitman Labs® have announced a multi-year partnership to deliver an innovative sports science and medicine program to all athletes competing under the UFC banner as they visit the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas. “We’re thrilled to partner with Kitman Labs and provide this one-of-a-kind program to UFC athletes,” UFC Vice President of Operations James […]

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