The finals of the 2022 International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) Oceania Championships are to be live-streamed internationally from Brisbane, Australia on IMMAF.TV on July 10, 2022 from 14:00 hrs (UTC +10). Subscribe to the platform from just USD$6.99.
The continental MMA tournament will be available to subscribers only on the platform worldwide, except in Oceania, for which broadcast details are to be announced shortly. The tournament draw takes place on July 8, 2022.
Hosted by IMMAF Australia, the official amateur federation of MMA in Australia, the finals mark the culmination of the two-day, nations tournament taking place from July 9-10,2022 at the Logan Metro Sports Events Centre in Brisbane. The championship is set to feature some of the best talent from Australia, New Zealand and French Polynesia battling for gold, silver or bronze medals and to secure a spot on their national team for the IMMAF World Championships.
New Zealand arrives at the event as a favorite after the triumph of many of their athletes at 2021 IMMAF World Championships. Fergus Jenkins was the biggest breakout star of the team in the tournament that took place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates after he secured the gold medal in the middleweight division.
Michelle Montague is another of New Zealand’s most prominent athletes. She recently turned pro.
On the Australian side, Troy Fumo is an athlete to keep an eye on with a gold medal from the 2020 Oceania’s on his record. French Polynesia participated for the first time on the IMMAF platform in 2020 at the Oceania Championships with Hiro Lemaire scoring a gold medal for the region in the Super Heavyweight category.
Participation in IMMAF Continental Championships accrues ranking points for athletes and teams in the World Amateur MMA Rankings. Top-performing athletes were seeded for the end-of-year IMMAF World Championships.