IMMAF welcomes Bulgaria

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is excited to welcome its latest member, the Bulgarian Federation of Mixed Martial Arts (BFMMA). The BFMMA was recently elected as the national federation to represent Bulgaria in the IMMAF and meets the criteria of being a non-profit, democratic organization. Established in November 2013 by 10 MMA clubs, … Read more

Overturned decision gives USA Team East 5-0 shutout of host Team Bulgaria at the M-1 Challenge

PRO MMA ( was notifed early this morning of the round two results of the M-1 CHALLENGE which took place Saturday, March 28, in Bourgas, Bulgaria. There was some controversy as instant replay was used to overturn one of the decisions after an appeal was filed. 

When former NFL running back Herbert “Whisper” Goodman left the Mladhost Sports Hall in Bourgas on Saturday night, he did so under the impression that he had suffered his sixth career loss. However, Goodman was informed a few short hours later by M-1 Challenge officials that the decision had been overturned and that he had recorded his ninth career victory courtesy of a second round knockout over ex-UFC veteran Jordan Radev.

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Complete 15-fight lineup set for M-1 Challenge in Bourgas, Bulgaria on Saturday, March 28th

UFC veteran, Jordan Radev will face Herbert Goodman in Bulgaria

UFC veteran, Jordan Radev will face Herbert Goodman in Bulgaria

PRO MMA ( attended the first M-1 Challenge event of the season on February 21st in Tacoma, Washington. ‘M-1 Challenge Presented by Affliction’s’ second stop of 2009 will be across the globe in Bulgaria this Saturday. Unfortunately, we will not be there live for this one but we will either have a live play by play going or the results shortly afterward, so stay tuned for that. In the meantime, here is the official lineup set for the event. The third M-1 Challenge event will be held in Tokyo, Japan on April 29th. 

There are just several days remaining until the second stop of the 2009 “M-1 Challenge Presented by Affliction” touches down in Bourgas, Bulgaria. A total of 30 fighters representing six teams are now in transit to Bourgas in anticipation of this weekend’s M-1 Challenge event.

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Ex-UFC veteran Jordan Radev set to lead Team Bulgaria on its home turf vs. Team North America

PRO MMA ( covered the M-1 Challenge Presented by Affliction 2009′ season opener in Tacoma, Washington on February 21. The second event of the M-1 Challenge season takes place on March 28 in Bulgaria. PRO MMA ( received the following details regarding the event this morning from M-1:

The second event for the 2009 season of the “M-1 Challenge Presented by Affliction” is set for Saturday, March 28 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Competing in its home country for the first time, Team Bulgaria is set to headline the six-team, 15-bout event in a best-of-five series against the debuting North America team.

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