MMA (Martial Mixed Arts) Rules
MMA,is the common name for the sport that allows the use of both striking and grappling techniques, both standing and on the ground, from a variety of other combat sports and martial arts.
If one of the fighters doesn’t show up on the scheduled fight, all bets on this event will be considered as void.
By the start of the first round, fight starts and all bets are valid.
After the event is completed, official decision is evaluated as game result. Any appeals or protest doesn’t have effect on bet settlement.
If a game doesn’t start in 7 days from the scheduled time, all bets on event will be considered as void.
If an event is ended without an official winner, all bets on event will be cancelled.
Fighting Class Categories
Strawweight (Women): Up to 52.1 kg
Flyweight (Men): Up to 56.7 kg
Bantamweight (Mixed): 56.7 kg – 61.2 kg
Featherweight (Men): 61.2 kg – 65.7 kg
Lightweight (Men): 65.7 kg – 70.3 kg
Welterweight (Men): 70.3 kg – 77.1 kg
Middleweight (Men): 77.1 kg – 83.9 kg
Light Heavyweight (Men): 83.9 kg – 92.9 kg
Heavyweight (Men): 92.9 kg -120.2 kg
Super Heavyweight (Men): No Limit
UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship): Official name of tournament organisation
Bellator MMA: Official name of organisator
One FC: Event Name
Rizin FF: Belonging to Japanese region, Rizin Fighting Federation
Normal games consist of 3 rounds , each round 5 minutes. Championship games or major fights might consist 5 rounds.
Conclusion of the Fight
Submission: a fighter may admit defeat during a match.
Knockout: as soon as a fighter is unable to continue due to legal strikes, his opponent is declared the winner. As MMA rules allow submissions and ground and pound, the fight is stopped to prevent further injury to the fighter.
Technical Knockout: Referee stoppage, doctor stoppage and corner stoppage.
Decision: if the match goes the distance, then the outcome of the bout is determined by three judges. The judging criteria are organization-specific.
Disqualification: a “warning” will be given when a fighter commits a foul or illegal action or does not follow the referee’s instruction. Three warnings will result in a disqualification. Moreover, if a fighter is unable to continue due to a deliberate illegal technique from his opponent, the opponent will be disqualified.
Forfeit: a fighter or his representative may forfeit a match prior to the beginning of the match, thereby losing the match.
No contest: in the event that both fighters commit a violation of the rules, or a fighter is unable to continue due to an injury from an accidental illegal technique, the match will be declared a “No Contest” except in the case of a technical decision in the unified rules.
Bets on official winner of the fight will be settled as won. Any appeals after the official announcement of winning fighter won’t be taken into consideration.