UFC’s Jack Shore Visited By USADA Anti-Doping; His First Test Since 2015 IMMAF European Open

UFC newcomer Jack Shore revealed yesterday that he was promptly visited by representatives of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), with a 7am wake up following his vacation in Mexico. The former amateur standout was subjected to his first doping examination since winning the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships. After his… […]

UFC Stockholm Highlights Opportunity of Progression for Certified Referees & Judges Under IMMAF – WMMAA

UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Smith took place in Stockholm on June 1 as the World’s leading professional MMA organisation returned to Sweden. Once again overseeing the UFC’s regulatory processes was the Swedish MMA Federation (SMMAF), Sweden’s national affiliate to IMMAF – WMMAA and founding member of the International MMA… […]

How Amateur MMA Champion Rostem Akman laid the foundations for his ascent to the UFC

Former amateur MMA standout Rostem Akman has become the latest product of the international IMMAF – WMMAA platform to reach the coveted atmosphere of the UFC. The 27-year-old was officially confirmed in recent days by the UFC as a replacement opponent for impressive Russian welterweight Sergey Khandozhko, following an online… […]

French MMA Prospect Tom Duquesnoy Retires From MMA, Dedicates Himself to New Path of Teaching Martial Arts

International MMA champion and UFC contender, France’s Tom Duquesnoy, has announced his retirement from MMA competition, expressing passion for a new path of teaching MMA and the spiritual aspects of martial arts. The 25-year-old was recruited to the UFC bantamweight division in 2017 after making a name for himself in… […]

“I think it can go a long way”: UFC Contender Mike Grundy Discusses Potential of Regulation and Further Development of MMA

By IMMAF.org lead writer/photographer: Jorden Curran British MMA veteran Mike Grundy made his long awaited and highly anticipated UFC debut on …

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