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.

Hermansson ‘I’m going to back everything up’ in Tomorrow’s Bellator Debut

Last August, Malin Hermansson (2-0) signed with Bellator along with 23 European fighters as the American based promotion makes a big push in...

Andreas Ståhl ‘If Mark O. Madsen wants a tougher opponent, I’m ready’

Swede Andreas Ståhl (11-4) is targeting Danish Olympic medalist Mark O. Madsen (7-0, #8 Nordic WW) for his next fight. "He says he...

Nelson Loses by Split Decision to Edwards at UFC in London

Although Gunnar Nelson (17-4-1, #1 Nordic) ended up in full mount against Leon Edwards (17-3) at the end of their co-main event of UFC in London,...

Abdul Hussein with Ninja Choke Win at Brave 22

Finland’s Abdul Hussein (6-1) submitted  Jonathan Cris Corton (6-4) at Brave 22 that took place at the Mall of Asia Arena in...

Veera Nykänen Heads to Glasgow to Battle Local Fighter

Veera Nykänen (2-1, #4 Nordic) has been booked to fight Fee Chrystal (0-1) at Evolution of Combat 4 on April 19. The...

Robert Nyström Submits His Way to Winning Record in Just 2 Weeks

Halmstad kampsport's Robert Nyström had a losing at the beginning of last month of 2 wins and 3 losses, but in a span...

Makwan Amirkhani ‘I would love to fight at the UFC Sweden’

Makwan Amirkhani (14-3) kicked off his UFC career with an eight-second knockout of Andy Ogle, which is one of the fastest knockouts...

Mark O. Madsen Remains Undefeated with Another win at CWFC 103

Mark O. Madsen (7-0, #8 Nordic WW) won by decision at Cage Warriors 103 in front of a cheering fanbase in Copenhagen, Denmark.  “The Olympian”...

Quinten de Vreught Dominates with TKO at Fusion FC 29

Quinten de Vreught (3-1) dominated at Fusion Fighting Championship 29 at the Epsom Downs Race Course in England. The Team Valhall/Larvik...

Dalby Regains Cage Warriors Title in Spectacular Fashion

In the main event of Cage Warriors 103, Nicolas Dalby was crowned the new interim welterweight champion. The ‘Locomotivo’ was sharp...