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 ‘Looking at Different Alternatives’ for May Event

All upcoming events through Sweden, Denmark, and Finland have now been cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.  The only event before summer...

Jerry Kvarnström Loses TFL Title at TFL 20

Finn Jerry Kvarnström (15-14) lost to Marcin Skrzek (5-1) from Poland in his first title defense of the TFL Lightweight championship of the world...

Mark O. Madsen ready to show ‘hard work’ pays off in Saturday’s UFC return

Dane Mark O. Madsen (9-0) will be on a huge pay-per-view in Las Vegas this Saturday at UFC 248 in the 10th fight of his...

David Jacobsson Submits Patrik Kapanen at Cage 50

Swede David Jacobsson (6-2) beat Finn Patrik Kapanen (4-5) will at Cage 50.  The fighter out of Halmstad was successful in his trip to face...

Quinten de Vreught Faces ‘Hard Hitting’ Shepherd for Contenders Title

Quinten de Vreught (5-1) will take on Jahreau Shepherd (5-2) for the welterweight Contenders title this Saturday.  "I’m excited to get the opportunity to fight...

Glenn Sparv Fights ‘Idiot’ Shannon Ritch at Rebel FC Today

Finn Glenn Sparv  (21-7) will face a real veteran of MMA in Shannon Ritch (57-88) today at REBEL FC X - The New Order in...

Cage Warriors Extends Viaplay Deal, Planning More ‘Big Events’ in Nordics

Cage Warriors has inked a new 2-year deal with Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group), the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider.  This extension will allow...

Daniel Teymur Loses Wild Fight at UFC 245

Daniel Teymur (7-3-0) lost Chase Hooper (9-0-1) at UFC 245 in Las Vegas. The fight that didn't make it out of the first...

Glenn Sparv Ready to ‘Put It On’ Bellator Vet at ARES FC

Finn Glenn Sparv (21-6) will face France's Gregory Babene (19-11) in the middleweight division at the inaugural ARES Fighting Championship event in Dakar, Senegal...

Cage 49 with Walls, Urholin, Rytöhonka, Lintula, Chabbi, Tani, and Gronvall

The leading Finnish promotion Cage is back for their 49th card this Saturday.  The Helsinki event is headlined by the Ivory Coast born Finn...