ICSA is a modern facility, methodology, and pedagogy that aims to create well-balanced martial artists.
Indian Combat Sports Academy , based in Bangalore, India, is the first Mixed martial arts gym in South India, and the first school with a Brazilian jiu jitsu curriculum in India. They aim at teaching a unique MMA fighting style and conditioning programs to a new generation of individuals striving to reach their fitness, self-defense, nutrition, and competitive fighting goals. ICSA aims at identifying individual goals and helping them reach their goals by utilizing periodized programs, helping members reach short-term as well as long-term goals.
ICSA started out primarily as a fight team, under the tutelage of head coaches Jitesh Banjan and Vighnesh Nathan.
Jitesh Banjan is the Kick Boxing Head instructor at ICSA and specializes in stand up fighting, having represented the country in Asian Indoor games in 2009.
Vighnesh Nathan, is a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Prof. Olavo Abreu, having won tournaments such as Bangkok Open and Asia Pacific Submission championship.
ICSA currently has two MMA and Crossfit academies in Bangalore city.
Jitesh Banjan: 1-1 MMA record Subcontinentals submission wrestling tournament Gold Medalist Asian Indoor games Kickboxing national representative National level Kickboxing medalist 2015 Jiu Jitsu nationals Bronze medalist.
Vighnesh Nathan: 2015 Bangkok Open Gold medalist 2015 Asia Pacific Submission championship Bronze medalist
Uma Maheshwar Reddy Marcelo Garcia Blue Belt Silver medalist, Evolution Grappling Open 2014 2015 Jiu jitsu National: 1 X Gold No gi 1 X Silver Gi 2016 UAEJJF New York Pro - Double God medalist 2016 Grapple Industries, New York, Gold Medalist
Clinton Kenin Dcruz Bronze medalist, WAKO Kickboxing Nationals 2-0 MMA record 2015 Jiu jitsu National: 1 X Gold Gi 1 X Bronze No Gi
Derrick Daniel: 1-0 MMA record 2016 Pankration nationals Gold medalist 2016 Karnataka Kickboxing Championship Gold medalist
Anjan Raman: 2 x silver, Subcontinental submission wrestling tournament 2-0 MMA Record 2015 Jiu jitsu national Gold medalist.
Satya Behuria: 2 x gold, 1 x silver, 1 x bronze, Subcontinental submission wrestling tournament 2-1 MMA record
Inderpal Singh: 2015 Bangkok Open Silver medalist 2015 Asia Pacific Submission only Bronze medalist
Madhuri Raju: 2015 Jiu jitsu National 1 X Gold Gi 1 X Gold No Gi 2015 Central Asia Jiu jitsu national silver medalist
Shyamanand: 2016 National Pankration Gold Medalist 2016 WAKO Senior Nationals Kickboxing Silver Medalist 2016 Karnataka Kickboxing championship Gold Medalist 2016 State Wushu Gold Medalist
Anshuman Chowdhury: 2016 National Pankration Gold Medalist 2016 Karnataka Kickboxing championship Gold Medalist
Mahmood Shariff: 2016 National Pankration Silver Medalist 2016 WAKO Senior Nationals Kickboxing Silver Medalist 2016 Karnataka Kickboxing championship Gold Medalist