Rules

PROFESSIONAL FIGHT RULES
* Fights are 3 X 5 minute rounds.
* Title Fights are 5 X 5 minute rounds. (The PA State Athletic Commission reserves
the right to limit title fights to 3 X 5 minute rounds.)
* Head kicks and knees to the head are allowed.
* Kicking or kneeing an opponent in the head when he is on the ground is not
allowed.
* Elbows to the head are allowed.
* Elbows to the head that are thrown from the 12 to 6 position are not allowed.
* Punching an opponent in the face while he is on the ground is allowed.
* Heel hooks are allowed.

ADVANCED AMATEUR FIGHT RULES
* Fights are 3 X 3 minute rounds.
* Amateur Title Fights are not permitted to be 5 rounds.
* Head kicks and knees to the head are not allowed.
* Kicks and knees are allowed to the body.
* Elbows to the head are not allowed.
* Elbows to the body are not allowed.
* Punching an opponent in the face while he is on the ground is allowed.
* Fighters are not required to wear shin guards.
* Heel hooks are not allowed.

AMATEUR FIGHT RULES
* Fights are 3 X 2 minute rounds.
* If both fighters have 3 or more amateur fights then they are eligible for 3 X 3
minute rounds.
* Head kicks and knees to the head are not allowed.
* Kicks and knees are allowed to the body.
* Elbows to the head are not allowed.
* Elbows to the body are not allowed.
* Punching an opponent in the face while he is on the ground is not allowed.
* Fighters are required to wear shin guards.
* Heel hooks are not allowed.