Calendar of Nordic MMA Events
Sweden’s Amir Albazi (10-0) who’s making his second appearance in Bellator, this time on the huge Bellator 200 card on May 25th. The “Prince” trains out of London Shootfighters and is currently undefeated as a pro with 10 wins. His upcoming fight is against Frenchman Iuri Benjari (6-2). “I want to make a statement to everyone in the flyweight division.” says the grappler to MMA Viking that will get a chance to shine on Bellators return to the UK for the first time in 2018.
Toni Valtonen VS Marcin Zontek -93 kg
Makwan Amirkhani (13-3) will finally make his return to the Octagon. “Mr. Finland” will fight on May 27th at the UFC’s first trip to Liverpool. Makwan will face American Jason Knight (20-4). Mads Burnell will also be featured on the card, along with Lina Lansberg.
Sweden’s Daniel Teymur (6-1-0) will face Julio Arce (14-2-0) at UFC Utica. The bout will go down on the Fight Night card at the Adirondack Bank Center in New York on Friday, June 1. The bout just became official.
Brother David will also fight Nik Lentz on the card.
UFC veteran Anton Kuivanen (25-10-0) will head to Japan to face Japanese star Takasuke Kume (21-4-4) at Pancrase 297 on July 1 in Tokyo. The promotion announced the matchup today.
The GB Gym fighter was most recently in action in February, where he beat Brazilian Junior Maranhão (18-7) at Cage 42. Anton is on a two fight winning streak, which also includes a win over Japanese fighter Tetsuya Yamada at Cage 38.
ACB will make its debut in Sweden as they stage a Malmö card on August 11.
Fight Night Finland 16 will take place in Karkkila on November 10, 2018.