The United Kingdom will be represented at the 2019 International Mixed Martial Arts Federation-World Mixed Martial Arts Association Senior World Championships of Amateur MMA. The combat sports event will take place at the Khalifa Sports City in Manama, Bahrain from November 10-16, 2019.
Audience entry to the arena is free. The action will be streamed live internationally at IMMAF TV.
Including the U.K., 49 countries will be represented at the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Championships. It will be held in parallel with the 2019 Junior World Championships.
The 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Championships is hosted by the Bahrain MMA Federation (BMMAF) under the auspices of the Bahrain Olympic Committee. Here is the list of 10 MMA fighters representing the U.K. at the tournament:
- Marie Spencer – Women’s Strawweight 52.2 kg (115 lbs)
- Jack Temple – Men’s Flyweight 56.7 kg (125 lbs)
- Megan Morris – Women’s Bantamweight 61.2 kg (135 lbs)
- Lexi Rook – Women’s Bantamweight 61.2 kg (135 lbs)
- Ashlee Harding – Men’s Featherweight 65.8 kg (145 lbs)
- Melissa Tonya Mullins – Women’s Featherweight 65.8 kg (145 lbs)
- Jordan Little – Men’s Welterweight 77.1 kg (170 lbs)
- Kieran Williams – Men’s Welterweight 77.1 kg (170 lbs)
- Christian Leroy Duncan – Men’s Middleweight 83.9 kg (185 lbs)
- Matthew Nicholson – Men’s Light Heavyweight 93 kg (205 lbs)
Check the complete list of fighters participating in the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Championships on Conan Daily. All of the athletes on the list are still subject to medical and administrative clearance.
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 will take place under Unified Amateur MMA Rules.
Under the auspices of the Bahrain Olympic Committee, the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Championships is hosted by the Bahrain MMA Federation (BMMAF). Meanwhile, here is a video from the IMMAF-WMMAA featuring MMA referee Marc Goddard: