Belarus will be represented at the 2019 International Mixed Martial Arts Federation-World Mixed Martial Arts Association Senior World Championships of Amateur MMA. The country will have two representatives namely Antanina Kuliashova and Stanislau Stashenka.
Including Belarus, 49 countries will be represented at the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Champions at the Khalifa Sports City from November 10-16, 2019. It will be held in parallel with the 2019 Junior World Championships.
Fighting out of Minsk, Belarus, Kuliashova will compete in the women’s strawweight division, which is at 52.2kg (115lbs). She will compete against 18 other competitors.
In June 2019, Kuliashova competed in the 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA European Senior and Junior Open Championships in Rome, Italy. She defeated Ksenija Grabova of Estonia and Kirstina Purgina of Russia.
On the other hand, Stashenka will compete in the men’s light heavyweight division, which is at 93 kg (205lbs). Including him, there are 27 fighters competing in the division.
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 will take place under Unified Amateur MMA Rules.
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.
The 2019 IMMAF-WMMAA Senior World Championships is hosted by the Bahrain MMA Federation (BMMAF) under the auspices of the Bahrain Olympic Committee. Meanwhile, here is a video from the IMMAF-WMMAA featuring MMA referee Marc Goddard: