Nordic MMA Event Calendar

A complete listing of professional MMA events in Iceland, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, and Estonia.  Also listed are Nordic fighters with bouts internationally.

Calendar of Nordic MMA Events

Kutateladze and Homjakovs at Brave 16
Sep 21 all-day

Brave Combat Federation announced the full fight card for Brave 16. Brave 16 will take place at the Mubadala Arena in Abu Dhabi, UAE on 21st September, 2018 under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa. The fight card features two major championship title fights. The main event features the Welterweight champion, Carlston Harris from Guyana defending his championship against Jarrah Al Selawe from Jordan. In the co-main event, reigning featherweight champion, Elias Boudegzdame from Algeria will defend his title for the second time against the 2011 NCAA division champion, Bubba Jenkins from the United States of America.

The main card features some of the most awaited fights, including 10 time IBJJF World Champion from Brazil, Bruno Malfacine facing Cristian Rodriguez Jr from USA in the flyweight division. Mohammad Fakhreddine from Lebanon will make his most awaited return to face the formidable Gadzhimusa Gaziev from Dagestan, Russia. The undefeated Mounir Lazzez from Tunisia will make his much anticipated promotional debut at Brave Combat Federation facing the undefeated Dmitrijs Homjakovs from Sweden in a catchweight bout.

The undercard features Chad Hanekom from South Africa facing the undefeated Leon Aliu from Albania. Hamza Kooheji from Bahrain will return to face Crisanto Pitpitunge from Philippines in a bantamweight matchup. Guram Kutateladze from Georgia will be making his promotional debut at Brave Combat Federation against an opponent who is yet to be announced. In yet another catchweight bout, Flavio Seraphim from Brazil will face the recently signed Vaughn Donayre from Philippines. Louis Sanoukidakis from Canada who is also the training partner of Georges St Pierre at Tristar Gym, will make his debut in Brave Combat Federation against Nawras Abzakh from Jordan who is returning after a dominant victory at Brave 10.

The opening fight will showcase the IMMAF medalist from Bahrain, Hussain Ayyad facing Jonathan Corton from Philippines in a flyweight matchup. The massive fight card will feature representation from 17 nations including USA, Russia, Bahrain, Brazil, Jordan, Canada, Philippines, Guyana, Algeria, Lebanon, Georgia, Sweden, Tunisia, South Africa, Albania, Italy and Palestine. Brave 16 will be broadcasted live through Abu Dhabi Sports, Brave TV, Combate, StarSat, VodaCom and Fite TV. The Kingdom of Bahrain will be hosting the 2018 Brave International Combat Week during 11-18 November which will feature a premium edition of Brave Combat Federation alongside the 2018 IMMAF World Championships.

Main card

Carlston Harris vs. Jarrah Al Selawe – Welterweight bout

Elias Boudegzdame vs. Bubba Jenkins – Featherweight bout

Bruno Malfacine vs. Cristian Rodriguez Jr – Flyweight bout

Mohammad Fakhreddine vs. Gadzhimusa Gaziev – Welterweight bout

Mounir Lazzez vs. Dmitrijs Homjakovs – Catchweight bout

Under card

Chad Hanekom vs. Leon Aliu – Middleweight bout

Hamza Kooheji vs. Crisanto Pitpitunge – Bantamweight bout

Guram Kutateladze vs. TBD – Lightweight bout

Flavio Seraphim vs. Vaughn Donayre – Catchweight bout

Louis Sanoukidakis vs. Nawras Abzakh – Bantamweight bout

Hussain Ayyad vs. Jonathan Corton – Flyweight bout

Madsen at Cage Warriors Academy Denmark
Sep 22 all-day

Cage Warriors Academy Denmark
Nykøbing F. Hallen · Nykøbing, Denmark

Salmi at M-1 Challenge 97
Sep 28 all-day

Jani Sami will face Ruslan Hisamutdinov at M-1 Challenge 97.


Thinghaugen at Contenders 24
Sep 29 all-day

Norfolk’s Scott Butters, who is never afraid to step up now faces his toughest challenge against the experienced Norwegian Kim Thinghaugen. Contenders #24 epic main event.

Lagaard at Sparta Fight Series 2
Oct 6 all-day

Frontline Academy’s Andreas Lagaard (0-1) will make his return to the cage after his unsuccessful pro debut. The Norwegian big man will face French fighter Aboubacar Bathily (2-2) at Sparta Fight Series 2 on October 6. “He has 4 fights, all to decision so a tough opponent” comments Lagaard to MMA Viking about the new matchup going down in Eastbourne, East Sussex.


Länsberg at UFC 226
Oct 6 all-day

“It’s on!” declares Lina Länsberg (8-3) about a bout with Yana Kunitskaya (10-4) at UFC 229 on October 6. The fight will be added to the huge Conor McGregor versus Khabib Nurmagomedov title fight event that headlines the event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Max Nunes at KSW 45
Oct 6 all-day

Max Nunes (17-5) will face Wagner Prado on the upcoming KSW 45: The Return to Wembley card in London England. MMA Viking is announcing the upcoming matchup on October 6.

Sigmund Hollerud at SFS
Oct 6 all-day

Sigmund Hollerud will fight at SFS.

Hermansson at UFC Wisconsin
Dec 15 all-day

Swedish fighter Jack Hermansson (17-4) will American Gerald Meerschaert (28-9) at the Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center on December 15. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel revealed the UFC on Fox 31 fight.

Ilir Latifi at UFC 232
Dec 29 all-day

Ilir Latifi (14-5-1) will face American Corey Anderson (11-4) at UFC 232 on December 29th in Las Vegas.