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.

Chuck Says “Hejdå” to Fighting – MMAnews.se Interview

In this interview shortly after Chuck's announcement of his retirement, and new position as VP of Business Development, Chuck talks about the timing and...

Unified Rules Permitted in Sweden

The Martial Arts Delegation (Kampsportsdelegationen) has given permission to the Swedish MMA Federation (Svenska MMA Förbundet) for organization and oversight of "International Pro MMA" in Sweden. August...

Sweden Ranks #1 and Finland #5 in Traffic Rank for Sherdog.com

Using Alexa.com, a "Web Information Company" that lists top sites by country, Sweden ranks Sherdog.com as the highest traffic rank compared to all other...

Meet Orcbite Founder Christian Lindell

For any MMA fan in Scandinavia, you've heard the slogan "Get Your Bite On!" from the new clothing brand Orcbite.  I had a chance...

Superior Challenge 6 Highlight Video

See highlights from the top MMA promotion, Superior Challenge. Here you will find clips from the promotion's 6th fight card "Lion's Den".

Alexander Gustafsson Ranked #20

Alexander Gustafsson has moved from the #22 ranked Light Heavyweight in the world to #20 according to USA TODAY / SB Nation Consensus MMA...

We’ll be in Sweden “Within the Next Two Years” – Dana White

The guys at MMAnytt.se interview Dana White prior to UFC 124. First Dana discusses ambitions for entering Sweden (along with saying "we want...

Diego Gonzalez Back in Early 2011!

Swedish MMA standout Diego Gonzalez (pictured on the right against Akihiro Gono) is planning his comeback. Gonzalez has been on the sidelines since his decision...

Feature Article Published on Sherdog.com

A feature article from mmaViking.com's blogger Ryan O'Leary was published on Sherdog.com on November 25th.  I would like to thank all the fighters, promotors,...

Who Will “The Mauler” Fight Next?

On ufc.com there are 37 fighters on the Light Heavyweight roster.  Who will Alexander Gustafsson fight next?  Below is my best guess on possibilities...