Rus News Journal

The mixed single combats officially recognised as a sport

the Mixed single combats (MMA) in Russia now are officially recognised sport. In the Ministry of sports, tourism and the youth policy of the Russian Federation the commission which has considered this question today has taken place.
union MMA which head Feodor Emeljanenko and Vadim Finkelstein, has made an application on a recognition of the mixed single combats by a sport and has received the state registration. The organisation has acquired the right to hold tournaments in territory of Russia, informs an official site of company M1 - Global, organising tournaments on MMA.
It is the historical moment, and the big step for the further development of single combats and sports as a whole! 15 years of huge and laborious work, the organisation more than 150 tournaments worldwide have deservedly led to great popularity and a recognition of this most entertainment sport - it is told on a site.
we Will remind, the Union of the mixed single combats of Russia has been created in May, 2012. This organisation at present includes 57 regions of the country.
in the end of September in Moscow Region will pass the first championship of Russia on the mixed single combats. The tournament endings will take place in Moscow. It is supposed that in the national championship will take part more than three hundred sportsmen.