Australia will be represented by 10 mixed martial artists at the 2019 International Mixed Martial Arts Federation-World Mixed Martial Arts Association Senior World Championships of Amateur MMA. It is hosted by the Bahrain MMA Federation (BMMAF) under the auspices of the Bahrain Olympic Committee.
The 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Champions will take place at the Khalifa Sports City from November 10-16, 2019 in parallel with the 2019 Junior World Championships. Here is the list of 10 MMA fighters representing Australia at the tournament:
- Courtney Gray – Women’s Strawweight 52.2 kg (115 lbs)
- Troy Fumo – Men’s Strawweight 52.2 kg (115 lbs)
- Olivia Ukmar – Women’s Strawweight 52.2 kg (115 lbs)
- Abdul Mahdawi – Men’s Bantamweight 61.2 kg (135 lbs)
- JEAN ALEXANDER ROMANO – Men’s Featherweight 65.8 kg (145 lbs)
- Jordan Thomas – Men’s Lightweight 70.3 kg (155 lbs)
- Corey Reeves – Men’s Welterweight 77.1 kg (170 lbs)
- Loni Doyle Filimoehala – Men’s Middleweight 83.9 kg (185 lbs)
- Patrick Best – Men’s Light Heavyweight 93 kg (205 lbs)
- Dane Alchin – Men’s Heavyweight 120.2 kg (265 lbs)
Audience entry to the arena is free. The action will be streamed live internationally at IMMAF.TV.
On November 10, 2019, there will be a tournament draw and the competition will run from November 11-14, 2019 and on November 16, 2019 starting at 11 a.m. (UTC +3) each day. All matches take place under Unified Amateur MMA Rules.
The athletes participating in the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Championships are subject to medical and administrative clearance. Check the complete list of fighters on Conan Daily.
Meanwhile, here is a video from the IMMAF-WMMAA featuring MMA referee Marc Goddard: