World Championships at Brave Combat Week Returns to Bahrain this November

·        SENIOR & JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS ·        MANAMA, 11 – 16 NOVEMBER 2019 ·        5 DAYS OF ELITE AMATEUR MMA ACTION ·        WATCH LIVE ON IMMAF.TV The IMMAF | WMMAA World Amateur MMA Championships return to Manama this November from 11 to 16, as part of BRAVE International Combat Week, for the third… […]

IMMAF Veteran Rostem Akman Gets Second UFC Outing After Impressive Debut

Former international amateur standout Rostem Akman (6-1) will return to the UFC Octagon at the Marvel Stadium in Melbourne on Oct. 6, set to take on Australia’s own Jake Matthews (14-4) at UFC 243. During his two-year amateur tenure from 2014 to 2016, Akman was a staple of the SMMAF… […]

Russian MMA Union Invites IMMAF| WMMAA Athletes to Men’s International MMA Cup

*$2000 USD PRIZE MONEY FOR GOLD, $1000 FOR SILVER AND $500 FOR BRONZE MEDALLISTS *16 TOP WORLD-RANKED ATHLETES IN 10 WEIGHT CATEGORIES *KHANTY-MANSIYSK, RUSSIA,  16 – 22 SEPTEMBER The Russia MMA Union proudly invites MMA amateurs from around the world to compete in the Russian MMA Union Men’s International MMA… […]

Saudi MMA Federation Completes First National Youth MMA Championships

The Saudi Mixed Martial Arts Federation (SMMAFKSA) launched its first national Youth MMA Championship last month at the Prince Faissal Bin Fahed Stadium in the capital city of Riyadh. 90 athletes (pictured above) from across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia gathered on July 18-19 to compete in their nation’s first… […]

New Ulster initiative shows power of MMA to change young lives

Following the success of the first ever IMMAF Youth World Championships in mixed martial arts in Rome this weekend, one of the world governing body’s member federations has announced an exciting new initiative to combine MMA and education. Children in Northern Ireland are to be taught mixed martial arts in… […]