The National Muaythai Federation of Iraq is one of the strongest Asian countries in grassroots development. 

Muaythai in Iraq is fully recognised by the National Olympic Committee, the Sports Ministry and President Mustafa Jabbar Alaq has built the next generation of athletes. 

The 2022 IFMA Youth World Championships will be held in Malaysia and over 800 youth athletes from all regions of Iraq participated in the 4-day final championships. 

Many VIPs from the Olympic Committee, Youth and Sports Ministry came to support this important event and IFMA would like to congratulate the Iraq National Youth Team who booked their places in Malaysia 2022.