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CAGE 31 – Niko Myllynen vs. Ashley Griffiths

September 19th, 2015

Helsinki, Finland


Niko Myllynen vs. Ashley Griffiths




Cage 31 Preview – Anton Kuivanen ready for payback

Anton Kuivanen ready for payback

This saturday, September 19th, 2015, Anton Kuivanen (22-8-0) has plans to payback his quick KO loss (Cage 23) to Eric Reynolds (18-9-0) at Cage 31 in Cultural Centre, Helsinki.

Fightsport TV’s Jami Kuparinen asked Anton’s thoughts before the fight:

-“I will make my job so good that Reynolds will have no chance. Sooner or later I will put him to sleep or make him tap, and I will enjoy it a lot”, said Kuivanen.

Kuivanen also told that he has sent messages to Joe Silva and announced his willingness to fight Reza Madadi about Nordic domination.


In other fights, multiple-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion, Rafael Domingos (5-0-0) got new opponent when his opponent, Sweden’s Carlos Prada, got injured. This is a second time when Prada withdrew from fight against Rafael Domingos. Domingos will now fight, Vitaly Ulich (3-2-0) from Belarus. Ulich is Combat Sambo fighter and is more known for his standup skills.

Nurminen Crew will try to cheer Aleksi Nurminen (4-2-0) back to victory lane after his decision loss to Denmark’s Soren Bak. Nurminen will face Sweden’s Jonathan Svensson (5-2-0).

Janne Elonen-Kulmala (11-4-0) is hunting his eight victory in a row when he faces undefeated Evgeniy Manko (4-0-0) from Belarus. Manko is Belarus Amateur MMA Champion and also Combat Sambo and Submission Grappling Belarus Champion.

Saku Heikkola (5-5-0) vs. Milan Markovic, Austria (2-0-0)

Niko Myllynen (4-3-0) vs. Ashley Griffiths; England (4-2-0)

Suvi Salmimies (3-1-1) vs. Lucie Pudilova, Czech Republic (2-0-0)


Text: Yann Michael @http://alienmmalibrary.com/
Photo: Jami Kuparinen @http://www.fightsport.fi/

Carelia Fight IX – Niko Myllynen vs. Grigory Luzyanin

September 7th, 2013, Imatra, Finland

Carelia Fight IX

Niko Myllynen vs. Grigory Luzyanin



Carelia Fight VI – Juho Kahranaho vs. Niko Myllynen

September 18th, 2010, Imatra, Finland

Carelia Fight VI

Juho Kahranaho vs. Niko Myllynen



CAGE 29 – Full Event

February 28th 2015, Helsinki, Finland

Cage 29


Fight card:

Light heavyweight (205):

Saku Heikkola, Finland  vs. Matej Surin, Slovakia

Lightweight (155):

Niko Myllynen, Finland vs. Kevin Ruart, Switzerland

Flyweight (125):

Suvi Salmimies, Finland vs. Karla Benitez, Venezuela

Welterweight (170)

Jussi Halonen, Finland vs. Laurent Beranger, Switzerland

Lightweight (155):

Aleksi Nurminen, Finland vs. Jonathan Ramon, France

Welterweight (170):

Mikko Ahmala, Finland vs. Julien Piednoir, France

Lightweight (155):

Mikael Nyyssönen, Finland vs. Thibault Gouti, France

Heavyweight (265):

Marcus Vänttinen, Finland vs Jarjis Danho, Syria

Lightweight (155):

Anton Kuivanen, Finland vs. Sergej Grecicho, Lithuania



FNF 9 – Kennet Mattsson vs. Niko Myllynen

April 25th 2015, Turku, Finland

Fight Night Finland 9 – Turku

Kennet Mattsson, Finland vs. Niko Myllynen, Finland



Lohja Fight Night – Sergei Drob vs. Niko Myllynen

October 12th 2013, Lohja, Finland

Lohja Fight Night

Sergei Drob, Lithuania vs. Niko Myllynen, Finland




CAGE 29 – Niko Myllynen vs. Kevin Ruart

February 28th 2015, Helsinki, Finland

Cage 29

Niko Myllynen, Finland vs. Kevin Ruart, Switzerland