Leave those Venum MMA shorts and UFC gloves at home son, this one’s for the real men. If you happen to live in Malaysia and you’ve always wanted to be a MMA fighter, then you might want to check out what the Malaysian Invasion Mixed Martial Arts (MIMMA) has to offer you.
MIMMA is the biggest amateur MMA tournament in Malaysia. The event will be looking out for the next big thing to come out of the Malaysian MMA scene. The tournament will consists of 7 different weight classes which are Flyweight, Bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight, Welterweight, Middleweight and Heavyweight. The tournament also has huge financial backing from one of Malaysia’s leading telcos, Tune Talk. In case you’re wondering, Tune Talk was also the major sponsor for ONE FC: Return of Warriors which was held in Kuala Lumpur earlier this month. MIMMA will also boasting the largest prize money ever for a local tournament which is worth up to RM150,000 in total.
The tryouts for the tournament will begin this weekend on the 23rd and 24th of March at Paradigm Mall for those of you who are interested. You can get more information on it right here. So if you ever wanted to try your hand at this whole “fighting” thing, here’s your chance. Just put on your gear, suck up the nerves and bring your b*lls to MIMMA and who knows, you might just be the next (Malaysian) big thing.