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.
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SC 6 Results – Madadi Dominates, Bielkheden Robbed, and Aziz Submitted

It was a great night of fights at Hovet, Stockholm, with Superior Challenge 6 Lion's Den highlighted by a solid performance (and theatrical entrance)...

Superior Challenge 6 is Today!

A lot of the press conference is in Swedish, but many fighters speak English. A highlight is Mad Dog telling Carlo Prater "It...

Goodbye to the Ring, and Hello to the Cage!

As announced by Superior Challenge, the upcoming event on October 29 will be taking place in a cage!  This shows the progress in Sweden,...

Bet on Super Challenge 6!

MMA in Sweden has made it to the big leagues! Through Betsson, an online gambling site, you could always bet on MMA. ...

Reza Madadi Launches Blog

One of the Sweden's most charismatic and successful MMA fighters, Reza "Mad Dog" Madadi has launched a new blog.  You can use Google Translate to read...

It’s On – Superior Challenge 6

This Friday brings us the return of former Swedish UFC fighter David Bielkheden. Full fight card and results will be posted shortly after...

1.5 Million US Viewers Watch Gustafsson!

Alexander Gustafsson got major exposure to the US market at UFC 120 on Spike TV.  The audience grew from 1.5 million to 2.5 million...
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I need Your Help Picking a New Logo

Great news! mmaViking.com will soon get a logo thanks to a fantastic artist and illustrator David Defenbaught (visit www.daviddefenbaugh.com) that put together a few...

UFC 120 Post Fight Video Interviews with Gustafsson

One Swedish and one English interview after Gustafsson's submission victory at UFC 120. Gustafsson, the light heavyweight, increases his record to 2-1 in the UFC,...