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

Published on 2019-06-25
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 recruit......


Finnish National Championships Results; Gold Medalists to Receive National Team Funding

Published on 2019-06-22
The national Amateur MMA Championships of Finland concluded last month under the Finnish MMA Federation at the Ahjo Training Center in Kerava near Helsinki. Junior and senior level competition took place with gold and silver medalists qualifying to repr......


2019 Russian National Championships: Medalists & Recap

Published on 2019-06-19
The finals of Russia’s national amateur MMA championships for senior athletes recently concluded in Moscow, across two days of competition, with gold and silver medalists now qualified for the national team dispatched to IMMAF-WMMAA international ......


France’s Axel Sola Becomes World’s Top Ranked Amateur MMA Fighter

Published on 2019-06-16
French mixed martial artist Axel Sola has shot to the summit of the IMMAF – WMMAA world amateur MMA rankings, as he continues his final year of amateur competition. Having previously revealed that 2019 will mark his final year as an ama......


Widespread Opportunity as 8 Nations Advance to IMMAF-WMMAA Pan Am Finals

Published on 2019-06-13
World championships standouts from Mexico, Canada and France were dominant in the 2019 Pan American Open semi-finals, yet it was a day where results granted widespread opportunity to nations across the Americas and beyond. Mexico remains in pole positi......


Undefeated Start For Mexico at IMMAF-WMMAA Pan-Ams 2019

Published on 2019-06-10
The Amateur MMA Pan-American Open Championships made its compelling debut yesterday (May 16) as the fifth continental open championships of the IMMAF – WMMAA platform. Taking place in the Bahamas, the host nation secured a historic first victory ......


2019 Asian Open Medal Table

Published on 2019-06-07
The 2019 IMMAF – WMMAA Asian Open Championships took place from 1-4 May in Bangkok, Thailand. The second installment of the continental championship, following it’s 2017 inception in Singapore, saw the nation of Kazakhstan excelled to solid......


IMMAF – WMMAA President Comments on New MMA Federations with Sights on Olympics

Published on 2019-06-05
“IMMAF – WMMAA has received some enquiries about a new organisation, GAMMA, and ONE FC’s recent statement of support for the group and its goal of seeing MMA into the Olympics. In light of these questions and IMMAF – WMMAA’......


Statement on Mokaev Suspension from Asian Open

Published on 2019-06-02
At 6:41 a.m. (Bangkok time) on Thursday 2nd May, 2019, Director of International Events, Alistair Pettitt received a message from Russia, from IMMAF -WMMAA Head of Regulatory Affairs, Marc Goddard, about a series of social media posts on Facebook and Tw......


“I THINK IT CAN GO A LONG WAY”: UFC CONTENDER MIKE GRUNDY DISCUSSES POTENTIAL OF REGULATION AND FURTHER DEVELOPMENT OF MMA

Published on 2019-05-28
British MMA veteran Mike Grundy made his long awaited and highly anticipated UFC debut on March 16 in the promotion’s featherweight division. The 32-year-old Team Kaobon product from Wigan secured his 12th professional victory with a TKO......