The WKA USA seeks to provide an opportunity for fighters to develop from novice class amateur fighters to open class amateurs, and then onto the professional level, through safe and competitive events.
The World Kickboxing Association (WKA) is the oldest and largest organization of its kind, with over 107 countries in its membership. The WKA operates across the US and worldwide to provide fighters in numerous disciplines, including various forms of Kickboxing, Muay Thai, MMA, and Submission Grappling, with the best opportunities to compete and to move up through the ranks of other top-level competitors.Read More
At 25 years old fighting out of Lima Peru, Ramirez has trained at EL Dogo training center for the past two years. Having trained in mixed martial arts since the age of 15 Ramirez touts an impressive amateur MMA record of 4 wins and no losses and a stellar professional MMA record of 18 wins and 7 losses and 1 No contest with 13 of these victories being attained by (T) K.O or submissions.....Read more
Long-time WKA champion Amer Abdallah, undefeated as a professional Full Contact fighter, won the WKA Cruiserweight World Title on May 14th, 2016 in Lockport, NY........Read more
With over 350 competitors representing 121 gyms and 368 starts, the 2013 North American Tournament was one of the biggest years thus far. All of North America was represented along with the World Combat Self Defense Association from Russia competing and displaying an exhibition of MMA 'Light'....Read more
NEW YORK -- Tyrone Spong wants to be the best fighter in the world. Whether boxing, kickboxing or mixed martial arts, he wants every crown imaginable. It's an ambitious goal, some might even say it's a crazy one. But Spong simply loves to fight. The challenge and the thrill of competition is in his DNA, and .......Read more