MMA

Nov 18, 2019 15:11
MUMBAI: Indian wrestling superstar Ritu “The Indian Tigress” Phogat made a successful mixed martial arts and ONE Championship debut, putting together a dominant performance en route to a technical knockout victory over South Korea’s Nam Hee Kim.
Nov 13, 2019 16:11
MUMBAI: Days ahead of the famous Indian wrestler Ritu Phogat's first professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) bout this Saturday, fellow Indian athletes who have transitioned successfully to MMA from other sports have expressed confidence in the debutante starting her career with a win.
Oct 11, 2019 08:10
NEW YORK: The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first to present MMA in the sport-season format where individual fighters compete in a Regular Season, Playoffs, and Championship, has announced a strategic partnership with Mike Tyson.
Mar 27, 2019 14:03
MUMBAI: ONE Championship, the Singapore-based Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) league will be brought to India for the first time courtesy its multi-year media rights deal with Star India. ONE is renowned as the largest global sports media property in Asian history. Its founder and CEO Chatri Sityodtong confirmed the development in a post recently on his official LinkedIn page that reads:
Dec 19, 2018 17:12
MUMBAI: MTV, the youth channel from the Viacom18 stable, has entered into a multi-year partnership with Mercury Sports Entertainment, the India master franchise holder of Brave Combat Federation, to air Brave fight nights and develop IP formats for reality shows. 
Nov 21, 2018 16:11
SHANGHAI: UFC, the world’s premier Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organisation, Tuesday announced plans to open the world’s largest, state-of-the-art MMA training and development facility in the Chinese city of Shanghai in 2019. The development comes as the UFC brings its first-ever event to Beijing this week.
Sep 18, 2018 13:09
DUBLIN: Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) champion Conor McGregor of UFC fame announced on Monday that his company, Eire Born Spirits has launched an Irish whiskey brand ‘Proper No. Twelve’ in the country and the USA as part of its initial plans, which will evolve into expanding in other countries in 2019. Proximo has been named its global distribution partner. 
Aug 24, 2018 18:08
MUMBAI: Kumite 1 League, the upcoming Indian Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) competition featuring some of the world’s top fighters battling it out for their nations, has secured the backing of the World Kickboxing Network (WKN), one of the largest sports governing bodies in the world.
Aug 23, 2018 17:08
LONDON: The process of unification of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) and the World Mixed Martial Arts Association (WMMAA) has taken another step forward with the announcement that MMA's two world governing bodies will be jointly organizing the ‘2018 IMMAF–WMMAA Unified World Championships’. 
Jul 11, 2018 12:07
LAS VEGAS: UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts (MMA) event announced on Tuesday a new, multi-year partnership with global betting firm Parimatch across the entire EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region, excluding the United Kingdom and Ireland.