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.

Superior Challenge Gets Press from Cage Potato

Superior Challenge today received some nice press from one of MMA's most respected website, CagePotato.com.  Below is the article Former UFC middleweight champion, Murilo Bustamante and...

Per Eklund ‘My body is coming back to life again’

Per Eklund (15-5-1) was the first Swede to ever compete in the UFC back at UFC 80 in 2008.  In late 2012, the fighter was...

UFC Television Rights Purchased by Canal+ in Sweden

In a sign of the growth of popularity of MMA in Sweden, Canal+ has purchased the rights of several premiere events, including live UFC...

Two Adidas MMA Stores Opening in Sweden

What a great sign that MMA is going mainstream in Sweden, as Adidas opens up two stores in Sweden. David Bielkheden is one...

UFC Swede practicing in the U.S.

Gustafsson practicing in the U.S. Visit nyheter24.se/sport/kampsport24/456846-ufc-svensken-tranar-i-usa for original article posted in Swedish.  Below is the translation in english. Alexander Gustafsson is practicing in...

Superior Challenge 6 – October 28

Former UFC fighter David Bielkheden, and UFC prospects Reza "Mad Dog" Madadi and Papy Abedi are scheduled to fight at Superior Challenge 6!  What...

Positive MMA Article Published in Local.se on MMA

Below is a fantastic article published in www.thelocal.se. This website provides Swedish news in English. This article helped show me how open-minded...
Papy Makambo Abedi Running

Papy Abedi – Top European Prospect on Sherdog.com

Sherdog.com recently developed a list of the top 10 undefeated european fighters.  What a positive sign to see that #5 was Sweden's own Papi...

Vision Fighting Championships – Looking for Fighters

As posted at Cage Warriors (www.cagewarriors.com), Hessam is seeking fighters for their premiere event on August 28. If you are interested in a...

Overeem vs. Sweden

A funny video from Camp Euro Elite as captured by Kimura.se at the Gothenburg event in March of 2010. The event was put...