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.

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...

Swedes Antman and Mahmudi Win Gold at IMMAF World Championships

Bezhan Mahmudi and Bianca Antman won gold in the IMMAF - WMMAA Senior World Championship Finals in the senior division at the Khalifa Sports...

Live Blog : AK Fighting Championship 2

MMA Viking is live in Solnahallen in Stockholm for AK Fighting 2. There are 12 fights on the card. https://www.instagram.com/p/B4734loJ03w/ Lightweight: A-klass: Wasiu Idowu vs. Tobias...

Guram Kutateladze with Spectacular Comeback KO at Brave 29

Guram Kutateladze stopped UFC veteran Felipe Silva (9-2) in just 44 seconds at Brave 29.  The bout was absolute madness as the Brazilian hurt...