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Serbia wins hosting rights for 2022 IMMAF World Championships

Serbian Mixed Martial Arts Federation.plays host to Senior and Junior Championships, commencing the week of February 12 in Belgrade.

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation has granted the rights to the 2022 IMMAF World Championships to Serbia, under the Serbian Mixed Martial Arts Federation.

The Senior and Junior Championships will take place during the week commencing the February 12, 2023 at the Stark Arena, in Belgrade – a modern multipurpose venue for sports, culture, entertainment, exhibitions, fairs, and other events with state-of-the-art technology. Teams and delegates are expected to travel out to the event on February 11, with further information to follow.

The Championship will be held in partnership with Arena Sport TV.

IMMAF President Kerrith Brown said:

"On behalf of the board, I'm pleased to announce that we now have date and location for the 2022 IMMAF World Championships which will cap off our 2022 competition year, in which we were able to host a full calendar of Championships for the first time in our build back from the pandemic. The event promises to kick off another full year for IMMAF, as hosting rights agreements are being finalized for IMMAF's continental events.

"I would like to congratulate President Luka Nikolic and the host federation on the success of their bid. We look forward to working with a well-experienced and resourced federation and partners for the organizing of another stellar amateur MMA world championships."