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Combat Sports Community Say Final Goodbyes to USKA Fights Interviews MMA News 

Combat Sports Community Say Final Goodbyes to USKA Fights

Nearly two decades have passed since fight promoter Irv Althouse launched his USKA Fights brand.  19 years ago the lifelong martial artist and accomplished kickboxer held his first fight card.  Times were different back then. It was a time when you did not have to take your shoes off to board a flight and gas cost just more than $1 per gallon.... Read More
Rami Ibrahim reflects on final bout and continuing to fight after retirement Interviews MMA News 

Rami Ibrahim reflects on final bout and continuing to fight after retirement

Rami Ibrahim has always glorified and fought for the fellow countrymen of his homeland, Palestine. His battle against Quade Taranaki at USKA Fight Night was no different. It was youth against experience and as it nearly always plays out…the exceptionally experienced Palestinian-American easily etched this one into the record books. From the opening bell, Ibrahim’s opponent came forward-strong and pushed... Read More
USKA Fight Night Philly 3 recap…Lisa Edinger continues to dominate, Rami Ibrahim goes out in style with double title Event Results MMA News 

USKA Fight Night Philly 3 recap…Lisa Edinger continues to dominate, Rami Ibrahim goes out in style with double title

Rami Ibrahim is an icon in the sport of Muay-Thai. He’s won countless titles and made history Saturday night at USKA Fight Night Philly 3 as he won the USKA and WKA sanctioned championship belts (140 lbs) after a hard fought unanimous decision victory over New Zealand’s Quade Taranaki.  After his post-fight interview, Ibrahim asked for his mother to come... Read More
Ahmad Ibrahim achieves redemption against Mateo Maldonado at Friday Night Fights Interviews MMA News 

Ahmad Ibrahim achieves redemption against Mateo Maldonado at Friday Night Fights

The Ibrahim family is to Muay Thai as the Gracie’s are to BJJ. The family names are synonymous with their respected sport. From Uncle Rami (whom is competing to defend his USKA title in 2 weeks) being the longest active Muay Thai competitor in the Unites States. Now, his nephew, The Palestinian Golden Boy, Ahmad with huge shoes to fill,... Read More
Rami Ibrahim ahead of USKA -“Fighting for two countries” Interviews MMA News 

Rami Ibrahim ahead of USKA -“Fighting for two countries”

Every now and then again we come across professional athletes that decide to take a personal stance on certain social issues. We’ve seen football players kneel during the national anthem, we’ve seen basketball players wearing controversial warm-up shirts. As a result of the attention that follows, we as fans are forced to ask ourselves where we stand, and whether we... Read More
USKA Night of Champions results from Allentown, Pennsylvania Event Results MMA News 

USKA Night of Champions results from Allentown, Pennsylvania

USKA Fights will hold USKA Night of Champions from the Econo Lodge in Allentown, Pennsylvania, October 21. The even is headlined by ‘The Son of Palestine’ Rami Ibrahim taking on Nelson Fortes Moreira. Ibrahim will be competing in his 186th fight when the bell tolls tonight in Allentown. His opponent Moreira flew in from Portugal. He is ranked number 18... Read More
Rami Ibrahim Fighting for Past, Present and Future Interviews MMA News 

Rami Ibrahim Fighting for Past, Present and Future

This Saturday, October 21, future New Jersey Martial Arts Hall-of-Famer, Rami Ibrahim will step into the ring for USKA in Allentown, PA. This will be Ibrahim’s 186th Muay Thai fight which continues his streak as the longest active Muay Thai fighter in the northern hemisphere. The list of accolades for “the Arabian Nightmare” is endless: top ranked Muay Thai fighter in... Read More
Longest active U.S. Muay Thai competitor, Rami Ibrahim, to be inducted into NJ Martial Arts Hall of Fame MMA News 

Longest active U.S. Muay Thai competitor, Rami Ibrahim, to be inducted into NJ Martial Arts Hall of Fame

The New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame has announced their sixth class of inductees to the New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame. The 2017 class will be honored at the Induction dinner gala to be held at the Carnegie Room at iPlay America in Freehold, N.J.,  Dec. 1. Rami Ibrahim, the longest active U.S. Muay Thai competitor, will be inducted into the 2017... Read More
SFLC Kickboxing Podcast: Irv Althouse and Jen Heffentrager of USKA Fights Interviews MMA News SFLC Podcast 

SFLC Kickboxing Podcast: Irv Althouse and Jen Heffentrager of USKA Fights

This week on the SFLC Podcast, Ryan Sprague is joined by Jen Heffentrager and Irv Althouse of USKA Fights to further discuss the world of Kickboxing and Muay Thai and to review their upcoming card in Allentown, PA on October 21st. Althouse talks about how he got the promotion started more than 17 years ago and some of the challenges and... Read More
USKA to host Rami Ibrahim’s 186th professional Muay Thai Fight MMA News 

USKA to host Rami Ibrahim’s 186th professional Muay Thai Fight

Son of Palestine inching in on 200 pro fights Rami Ibrahim, the longest active Muay Thai fighter in North American history, will compete in his 186th professional Muay Thai fight when he takes on Nelson Moreira under the USKA Fights banner, Oct. 21 from the Econo Lodge in Allentown, PA. The announcement came via USKA promoter Irv Althouse last night at... Read More