“Sword and shield” among women: Spain-Russia
Third day of the Championship of the world in HMB “Battle of the Nations” brought Spain a fantastic battle! Neus Ortiz from Spain met champion of the world Galina Kohvakko from Russia on the list in duel category “Sword and shield”. The battle was astounding! Neus had a load of fun during the fight, spectators […]
01 May 2017 12:16
Marko Ficcadori, Italy: “It’s a long way to the top if you wanna rock’n’roll”
It is honor for any national team to enter list of Championship of the world in HMB “Battle of the Nations”, while it is a great luck to meet “Russia 1” in the play-off of 5×5 category. On the second day, “Italy 1” had luck to face team Russia. HMBIA News’ reporters met some Italians […]
30 Apr 2017 21:20
A new family was discovered on the “Battle of the Nations”-2017
Championship of the world in HMB “Battle of the Nations”-2017 in Barcelona will be remembered not only for the vivid, tough battles, but also for a very romantic event. Fighters of the national team of Russia gathered on the Championship’s list to be present at the moment of fateful choice in life of their fan […]
30 Apr 2017 20:55
2 friends-2 fights-2 years
2 old friends and opponents, of course, met each other on the list of HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2017. As HMBIA News found out, Robert Szatecki from Poland and Lukas Kowal from UK are good friends, but on the list they fight with whole strength. Today, they met to compete in the duel […]
30 Apr 2017 19:14
Gao Peng (China) – Ukraine 2 and play-offs….
“Very exciting! I always knew that Ukrainians are tough, but they are the toughest team in the world, Ukraine 2 is also tough guys. I got a lot of experience from them. I enjoyed all the fights. The play-offs, I think we don’t have an ability to go to the play-off. We have just lost […]
30 Apr 2017 15:21
Ukraine-USA 5×5: exciting battle!
National teams of Ukraine and USA met on the list in 5×5 category. The battle was interesting, dynamic and complex. Ukrainian team got yellow card from marshals. However, that did not affect battle’s ending. HMBIA News talked to the captains of both sides. Ilias Vyshutin, captain of the national team of Ukraine: “Guys did great, […]
30 Apr 2017 14:24
Canabrava (Brazil): “We are glad to be part of it”
National team of Brazil will enter the “Battle of the Nations” list for the first time. They will participate in “5vs5″ category. Filipe Canabrava – captain of the National team told HMBIA News that they can`t wait to enter the list and fight. Filipe Canabrava: “My team is fighting today for the first time in […]
30 Apr 2017 11:28
Marshal Valentin Zerr (Germany) about first day of the “Battle of the Nations” – 2017
Valentin Zerr – marshal from Germany: “Duel nominations, female 3×3 and male 21×21 took place. Everything went well, smooth, there were no problems noticed, no appellations came. Everything went very well. Second and third day are always harder, basically, we didn’t get that tired yesterday. I think everything will go smoothly today. I don’t expect […]
30 Apr 2017 10:31
Carola Sacchetti, head of authentic committee about their success…
“We did a great job during the online check, from what we saw all fighters are improving their equipment. In the last few years we saw that there is improvement as for equipment. Today we made weapon check with the marshals. We had some problems with shields, but in general I can say that during […]
29 Apr 2017 23:49
“Royal” nomination finished the first day
Battles in the mass 21×21 nomination were a spectacular finale of the day of the Championship. Tribunes watched the “royal” nomination battles with excitement and not only spectators. Almost all the teams came out to support the fighters on the list. Traditionally, team of Russia appeared to be too tough of an opponent for a […]
29 Apr 2017 20:34
Spain female “3vs3″: tough and impressive
Spanish team keeps on showing itself from the very good side! Their fights are long and tough. Today, Spain participated in many categories and one of them was female “3 vs 3″. They met Australian and Finnish girls. The encounter left good impressions. Roosa Aaltonen (Finland): “It was hard, but it was good hard, I […]
29 Apr 2017 20:14
Sword-buckler (female): Ukraine-Australia
Representatives of two quite distant countries met each other on the list of the “Battle of the Nations”-2017. Ukraine’s Irina Ilniczkaya and Australia’s Skye Burnie measured their strength in the “Sword-buckler” category. Numerous people watched the battle, girls gave HMBIA News a small interview. Irina Ilniczkaya (Ukraine): “Quite an interesting battle. I remember Skye from […]
29 Apr 2017 17:18
Longsword”: compliments and medals…
The winners of duel nominations “Longsword” and “Sword-buckler” are announced. The battles were interesting and exciting. HMBIA News had a conversation with owners of the silver and gold medals of the Championship – Saveliy Ganya and Sergey Ukolov. Both fighters are content with battles, they shared some of the impressions from the meeting on the […]
29 Apr 2017 16:23
“Battle of the Nations” – 2017 has begun!
The opening of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations-2017 took place on the territory of huge “Arena Monumental” accompanied with applause of spectators and participants. National teams have gathered around the lists. Anton Trubnikov – president of HMBIA presented each and every team. The spectators welcomed fighters with loud applause and supporting shouts. […]
29 Apr 2017 13:31
A little bit of inquisition on the “Battle of the Nations”
For sinners, tourists and participants of the “Battle of the Nations”-2017 the torturing space is open! Everyone can watch and try the torturing tools of the Middle Ages. Chains, huge hammer, executioner’s axe and etc. will definitely bring some excitement into the spectators’ life. Charming executioner readily tells about all of his tools and even […]
29 Apr 2017 13:29
Future Mexican fighter
Jonatan Pedroza and his son Arturo are supporters of the National team of Mexico. They both enjoy HMB-sport so much! Arturo wants to join the HMB in the future as he loves very much what he sees on the list of the HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2017. His dad Jonatan supports son’s desires. […]
29 Apr 2017 12:35



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