Three-time boxing champ Anton Hellström now faces MMA silver medalist Viktor Mangs at FCR 16
Injures and drop outs are a part of MMA, as is the case as Jaafer Mohammed has been forced out of his planned bout with Anton Hellström. Viktor Mangs now steps in to face Hellström at Fight Club Rush 16 in Västerås on June third in an amateur contest.
The thee-time Swedish boxing champion Hellström awaits his much-anticipated return to MMA following an injury that kept him sidelined for the better part of a year.
Training alongside standouts like Adam Westlund and Christian Stigenberg, Hellström brings with him vicious striking and a constantly evolving ground game. Though he lost his MMA debut via disqualification Hellström has showed much promise and is ready to step up to any challenge.
Mangs is a seasoned veteran of the Swedish amateur scene. He holds wins over the likes of Reza Mohammedian and Daiki Moriwaki. He also tapped out former FCR fighter Anton Ringvall in the very first round, securing a silver medal in this years Swedish championships in amateur MMA.