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USA TEAM OF 12 SET SIGHTS ON FIRST IMMAF-WMMAA PAN-AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

Team USA will dispatch its biggest squad of athletes to date outside of the Amateur MMA World Championships, as the nation targets the first IMMAF-WMMAA Pan-American Open Championships in May.

The USA MMA Federation (UMMAF) has completed the registration of 12 standout amateur MMA contenders to the Pan-Am’s, including reigning Unified World Championships gold medalist and viral knockout artist, LaNeisha Vinson (pictured), who conquered the senior women’s bantamweight division with devastating effect back in November.

With one of the most impressive gold medal journeys ever seen on the international platform, Vinson shook all opposition with four successive knockout stoppages in as many days to claim a first world title and continue the USA’s record of securing gold at each world championships since the IMMAF competition made its debut in 2014.

Read more: https://www.immaf.org/usa-set-sights-on-first-immaf-wmmaa-pan-american-championships-with-team-of-12/