Joona Pylkas

Joona Pylkas
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Pylkäs is a true insider when it comes to Nordic MMA. The long time martial arts practitioner leads the well respected MMAViking.com Nordic Rankings and writes about all things Finnish MMA.

Results : CAGE 30

MMAViking.com is live in Helsinki for Saturday night's CAGE 30. In the main event of CAGE 30 is former UFC fighter Anton Kuivanen, who...

Tom Niinimäki Feared Cut from UFC, Now “Good Feeling” About Saturday Bout

Tom Niinimäki (21-7-1) looks to rebound from two consecutive losses in the UFC as he steps into the cage in Brazil this Saturday against Renato...

Meet Finland’s New Primus Fight Team

Finnish combat sport society GB Gym has established a new professional MMA team Primus Fight Team. The team consists of eighteen professional fighters who...

Cage 28 Preview

Cage 28 goes down tonight at the Helsinki Hall of Culture with seven pro MMA bouts. The card is headlined with Finn versus Finn clash...

Rumor: UFC in Talks for Helsinki Show in October

The talks about UFC in Finland have started again. Zuffa has had its eye on Helsinki for years and November of last year the discussions...

Anton Kuivanen on HFN Main Event “Cochrane Was on My Hit List”

Last week we reported that Finn Anton Kuivanen (20-7-0, #1 Nordic rank) will face American Dakota Cochrane (16-5-0) at Helsinki Fight Night on June 14th.  The bout will...

Veteran Vainikainen and Prospect Packalen Added to Cage 26 Card

MMA Finland Inc, the company behind Cage promotion, has announced new fights for the upcoming Cage 26 event. Cage 26 will take place on...

Kuivanen Plans to Settle the Score with Reynolds at Cage 26

Finland's top lightweight Anton Kuivanen (20-7) has been itching for a one specific rematch since last September when the Finn suffered a shocking 30...

Finland’s Veera Nykänen to Make Her Pro Debut in Cage Warriors

Finnish up-n-comer Veera Nykänen has signed a one fight deal with Europe's biggest MMA promotion Cage Warriors. The Finn, who sports a 3-0 ammy...

Undefeated BJJ Prodigy Rafi Domingos Headlines Karkkila Fight Night

Karkkila Fight Night matchmaker Olli Hartikainen announced today that Brazilian grappling phenom Rafael "Rafi" Domingos (3-0) will headline Karkkila Fight Night on March 15th...