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Niko Puhakka

Niko Puhakka

Fighter Details

  • Name: Niko Puhakka
  • Pro MMA Record: 30-18-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 39 | Date of Birth: 1979.12.07
  • Last Fight: May 27, 2017 in NFC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 156.1 lbs
  • Affiliation: Espoon Kehähait
  • Height: 5'10" (178cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Uusimaa, Finland
  • Fighting out of: Helsinki, Finland
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Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

  • Europe Nordic

    Europe Nordic

    updated Sat Apr 20 14:17:24 2019
    #14
    Niko Puhakka is the 14th ranked of 56 active Nordic Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Welterweight (9th)
  • Russia

    Russia

    updated Sat Apr 20 11:32:28 2019
    #108
    Niko Puhakka is the 108th ranked of 1520 active Russia Pro Lightweights.
    Also ranked at: Welterweight (121st)

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Puhakka is a practitioner of Judo, Karate and Kick-Boxing. In 2001, he started training in MMA. Puhakka made his professional debut on April 21, 2002, with a regional promotion in Finland.

Puhakka has fought at the Welterweight division, but has more recently dropped down to the Lightweight Division.

From 2008-2009, he was associated with M-1 Global; he accumulated a 3-2 record with the promotion.


On 1 October, 2011, Puhakka defeated former UFC and WSOF fighter John Gunderson, via decision.


He is currently fighting with the Russian Promotion - Fight Nights Russia (FNR).


Puhakka has been the centre of much controversy due to his tattoos and political views. Puhakka has several tattoos supporting the Neo-Nazi movement, far-right political beliefs and association to the Blood and Honor Neo-Nazi gang that originated in the U.K. Puhakka is also sponsored by the Neo-Nazi clothing company - Hoelzer Reich, based in the U.S.A.



Last updated 12.18.2014, 3:25 AM ET
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