Category Archives: Sweden

Robert Nyström Submits His Way to Winning Record in Just 2 Weeks

Halmstad kampsport’s Robert Nyström had a losing at the beginning of last month of 2 wins and 3 losses, but in a span of two weeks he amazingly turned it into 4 wins and 3 losses with consecutive rear-naked chokes. “Two fights in two weeks is hard! First one was at -70.3 and second one catchweight […]

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Alexander Gustafsson Versus Anthony Smith Headlines UFC Stockholm

Swede Alexander Gustafsson will face Anthony Smith in the headliner of UFC in Sweden on June 1st. The matchup was first reported by ESPN. Both light heavyweights lost to Jon Jones in their last outing. “The Mauler” lost to Jones at UFC 232 in December, where he lost by TKO in the third round. Smith […]

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Live Results : Cage Warriors 103

The biggest card in Danish MMA history is here, and MMA Viking’s Ryan O’Leary and Daniel Schälander are cageside for live updates of Cage Warriors 103. Get your live PBP here and pics, with interviews and articles. Elijas Paknys vs. Mikkel Vestergaard Laursen – 192lbs Catchweight Andreas Gustafsson vs. Ismar Blagoje – Middleweight Johan Segas […]

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Kadestam Retains ONE Welterweight World Title

Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam successfully defended his ONE Welterweight World Title last night against Kazakhstan’s Georgiy “Knight” Kichigin at the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar.The Swede ended the 14-bout wining streak of his opponent, as he was not willing to come out to fight in the 3rd round. The Kazakh did get a take-down […]

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UFC in Stockholm in June is Official

The UFC has announced its return to Stockholm, Sweden on Saturday, June 1, at Ericsson Globe. Read the full press release issued today. With tickets in high demand each time, fans are advised to register their interest early via ufc.com/Stockholm to secure their tickets in advance. Tickets will go on general sale Friday, April 5, […]

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Superior Challenge 19 Set for May with Sköld Title Shot

Swede Simon Sköld (9-6) will face Brazilian Diego Nunes (22-8) at Superior Challenge 19 going down in Stockholm on May 11th. The promotion announced the new event with tickets going on sale today. “After years of training, it feels good to finally get a title match. Now focus will be 110% on the preparations. My […]

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Cageside Photos : Edward Walls vs. Denis Silva at Cage 46

Edward Walls (8-4-0) had his four fight winning streak end in the main event of Cage 46 versus Brazilian Denis Silva (13-3). MMA Viking’s Jarno Juutinen was cageside in Helsinki to capture the split decision. Check out photos here!

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Daniel Teymur Stopped at UFC Prague

Sweden’s Daniel Teymur (6-3) Lost to Chris Fishgold (17-2-1) today at the 02 arena in Prague. It was trouble from the start as Teymur was deducted a point while grabbing the fence to defend a take-down to start the fight. Teymur was battling on the feet, but had the disadvantage on the ground. The Allstars Training Center fighter found […]

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Weigh-in Photos & Video : Daniel Teymur at UFC Prague

Sweden’s Daniel Teymur (6-2) will look for his first Octagon win when he faces Chris Fishgold (17-2-1) today at the 02 arena in Prague.  Check out weigh-in photos by Jani Mesikämmen and video from UFC.

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Fannie Redman Faces Top Welst Prospect at Cage Warriors 104

Swede Fannie Redman (1-0, #3 Nordic strawweight) has been booked for Cage Warriors 104 in Cardiff at the Viola Arena. The MMA Swedish amateur champion in Judo and MMA who won the 2017 IMMAF European Open will face Cory McKenna (2-1) from Wales in the bout announced today for the April 27th event. Redman is an […]

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Report : UFC Targeting Sweden Event in June

The UFC may finally make its return to Sweden. MMA journalist Farah Hannoun has reported that she is “hearing that the UFC is most likely headed to Stockholm, Sweden 🇸🇪 on June 1st.” The UFC has not been to Sweden since Alexander Gustafsson (18-4) stepped into a UFC octagon and finished Brazilian vet Glover Teixeira […]

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Cageside Photos : Tuomas Gronvall vs. Renato Vidovic at Cage 46

Tuomas Gronvall (3-1-1) from Finland defeated Renato Vidovic (0-1-0) from Sweden on the Cage 46 card Saturday. MMA Viking’s Jarno Juutinen was cageside in Helsinki to capture the second round submission. Check out photos here!

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Cage 46 Arrives with Walls, Mäntykivi, Santalahti, Salmimies, Urholin, and More

Edward Walls will go for his 5th straight win in his headlining bout on Saturday’s Cage 46. “Don’t blink” says the Ivory Coast born Finn that will face experienced Brazilian black belt Denis Silva. Additional Finnish fighters featured include Aleksi Mäntykivi, Olli Santalahti, Suvi Salmimies, Jesse Urholin, Aleksi Savolainen, Tuomas Grönvall, and Ville Mankinen, plus Swede Renato […]

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Sweden’s Chimaev Faces Undefeated Russian Aliskerov at Brave 23

Khamzat Chimaev (4-0, #5 Nordic MW) from Allstars Training Center is back in action.  After stopping Sidney Wheeler (8-3) at Brave Combat Federation 20 in December, MMA Viking can announce that the Sweden based fighter will face Ikram Aliskerov (8-0) at Brave 23 on April 19th. “Borz” jumped up to middleweight on short notice to take on Wheeler, […]

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Amir Albazi Faces Jose “Shorty” Torres at Brave 22

Newly-signed Brave contender Jose “Shorty” Torres (8-1) has signed on for his first fight in his new home. The American wrestler will take on Sweden’s Amir Albazi (11-0, #1 Nordic) in a Flyweight bout at Brave 22, set for the Mall of Asia Arena, in Manila, Philippines, on March 15th. UFC vet Torres has a long-standing […]

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