With CAGE 35 set to go down tomorrow, May 13th at the Culture House in Helsinki, 12 fighters hit the scales at Helsinki Casino. The pro MMA card will be headlined by UFC veteran Anton Kuivanen (23-9) who will take on Brazilian Felipe Silva (6-0). Ivan Gladkiy from Belarus will fight Joni Salovaara as a last minute replacement for Missael Silva, who injured his eye in training. The card also lost a bout, as Finn Jussi Halonen was 800 grams over the weight limit, and his opponent Chris Ogden would not fight at a catchweight. Check out the full card and some pics below.
ANTON KUIVANEN (RIGHT), GB GYM / PRIMUS FIGHT TEAM vs. FELIPE SILVA (LEFT), CM SYSTEM
RAFAEL DOMINGOS (R), TEAM ROBERT DRYSDALE vs. ARNOLD QUERO (L), MMA FACTORY
JONI SALOVAARA (RIGHT), ESPOO KEHÄHAIT vs. IVAN GADKIY, BUSHIDO (LEFT)
MIKA HÄMÄLÄINEN (R), GB GYM / PRIMUS FIGHT TEAM vs. VALENTIN DESCHAMPS (L), LA BONNE ECOLE
SUVI SALMIMIES (R), TEAM EAST FRONT vs. TATOU GHANIA (L), PLATINUM HYBRID TRAINING CENTER
ALEKSI TOIVONEN (R), LAHTI GENTAI / PRIMUS vs. NICOLAI TURCAN (L), SHOOT TEAM OF MODENA
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