Ryan O'Leary

Ryan O'Leary
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O'Leary has written about the ins and outs of Nordic MMA for over 10 years. The Californian founded www.mmaViking.com in 2008 shortly after his wife made him move to Sweden. Follow him at @mmaViking on Twitter and Instagram.

Rostem Akman Signs with UFC, Fights in Stockholm on Saturday

Rostem Akman (6-0) will make a quick return to the cage, but this time it will be the the UFC's Octagon. His...

Jacobsen Faces Another Knockout Artist at CW 105

Lightweight knockout artist Donovan Desmae (12-6) from Belgium has stepped in on late notice to take on Norwegian heavy hitter Alexander Jacobsen...

Live Results : Superior Challenge 19

MMA Viking is cageside to cover Supreior Challenge 19 at Cirkus in Stockholm. There are two title fights on the line...

Fernando Flores Gets Upset Win in England using ‘Nasty Knees’

Umeå's Fernando Flores (6-5) has lost his last three fights heading into the main event against 13 win and 2 loss Pietro...

Kianzad Ready to Shine at Superior Challenge After ‘Hard’ UFC News

Pannie Kianzad (10-4) was the first Nordic fighter to make it to the finale fight of The Ultimate Fighter reality last year, but...

Moraad Moreno Prepared for ‘War’ in Pro Debut at SC 19

Moraad Moreno (0-0) is ready for his pro debut this Saturday at Superior Challenge 19. "I wanted to turn pro before...

Live Results : Excellence Fighting Championship 1

MMA Viking is in Linköping for the first MMA event ever in the city. There are 10 bouts tonight with 7...

Pietilä on Facing Bielkheden ‘I am really confident about winning this one!’

Finn Patrik Pietilä (9-6) will face the "Brazilian Swede" David Bielkheden (26-12) at Cirkus in Stockholm on May 11 at Superior Challenge 19....

From Yokohama to Stockholm, Albrektsson Readies for Superior Challenge 19

25-year-old Karl Albrektsson has been battling in a ring in Japan or a cage in Sweden for the last 5 years. ...

Sunna Davidsdottir on Opportunity to Win Invicta Title ‘My Heart Skipped a Beat’

Iceland’s Sunna Davidsdottir (3-0) will make her long awaited return to the cage at Invicta FC’s new Phoenix Rising Series, a one-night, eight-woman strawweight...