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June 12th, 2019
Pig Lord

The main event of Bellator 222 is an interesting stylistic clash. Will the well-rounded skill set of Rory Macdonald prevail, or will jiu-jitsu virtuoso Neiman Gracie add yet another submission victory to his record? Rory Macdonald On April 27th, Rory Macdonald made it through to the next round of Bellator’s welterweight tournament despite earning a…

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June 7th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC 238 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week right here…

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June 7th, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the main event of UFC 238, a five-round vacant bantamweight title fight between Marlon Moraes and Henry Cejudo. The event takes place this Saturday, June 8 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Marlon Moraes (-135) Moraes (22-5-1) is a 31-year-old Brazilian who is the No….

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June 7th, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the co-main event of UFC 238, a five-round women’s flyweight title fight between champion Valentina Shevchenko and challenger Jessica Eye. The event takes place this Saturday, June 8 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Valentina Shevchenko (-1300) Shevchenko (16-3) is a 31-year-old native of Kyrgyzstan…

June 6th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The hot new trend in MMA this week was to retire so the MMA Analysis touched on all 3 fighters who lost on the weekend and decided to hang em up while going over the UFC Sweden card. After that the guys broke down UFC 238 which is one of the best UFC cards in…

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June 6th, 2019
Chris White

Donald Cerrone vs. Tony Ferguson The 36-year old Cerrone will be in a very tough fight this weekend against the man named “El Cucuy”. When Cerrone is allowed to get his rhythm early on then he is a really great fighter and provides many problems for his opponents. However, Ferguson is the kind of fighter…

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June 1st, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN+ 11 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…

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May 31st, 2019
Kyle Marley

If you are just starting out in DFS MMA here are some common terms and their meanings that you will hear every week along with the general rules of MMA DFS: GPP = Guaranteed Prize Pool (aka tournaments where the top ~25% of the field get paid) Cash Games = H2Hs, 50/50s, Double-Ups Stacking =…

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May 31st, 2019
Chris White

I originally was going to pass on having any kind of action for this card but, after doing a little more digging I did come across a nice little prop that has pretty good value and is worth a shot. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith This weekend’s main event features two light heavyweights looking to…

May 30th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The MMA Analysis is back after a week off. The guys touched a bit on the NBA Finals, Elias Theodorou getting cut, and UFC 240. With that out of the way the guys broke down UFC on ESPN+ Gustafsson vs Smith. Listen Here: Consensus Parlay of the Week: Gustafsson/Hadzovic +106 1U Direct Download: The MMA…

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May 30th, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the main event of UFC Fight Night 153, a five-round light heavyweight bout between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Smith. The event takes place this Saturday, June 1 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden. Alexander Gustafsson (-320) Gustafsson (18-5) is a perennial UFC light heavyweight title…

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May 29th, 2019
Pig Lord

The light heavyweight clash between Volkan Oezdemir and Ilir Latifi is one of the most exciting fights on UFC Stockholm. Both competitors have clear strengths and weaknesses, which makes this an intriguing match-up from a betting perspective. Volkan Oezdemir Known as a supremely aggressive (bordering on reckless) striker with dynamite in his hands, Volkan Oezdemir…

May 23rd, 2019
Pig Lord

After hugging his way to one million dollars last season, elite wrestler and PFL featherweight champion, Lance Palmer, returns to action this evening against a lesser known but entirely formidable opponent in Alex Gilpin. Here are my thoughts on the PFL #2 main event from a betting perspective. Lance Palmer A four-time All-American wrestler, Lance…

May 17th, 2019
Mikes MMA Picks

Beyond The Odds :  UFC Rochester Beyond The Odds series shines a spotlight on the intangibles of 3 fighters for each UFC card.  Here are 3 of the more intriguing fighters competing at UFC Rochester. Julio Arce: Julio Arce, 15-3. finds himself with a juicy matchup this weekend as he faces off against a 22-7…

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May 17th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN+ 10 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…

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May 16th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The MMA Analysis is back this week minus Jay, who had to break his podcasting iron man streak. The guys went over what’s going on in the sports world then dove into last weeks UFC PPV card. Save for the main event it was a said night for veteran Brazilian fighters. Jessica Andrade made up…

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May 16th, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the main event of UFC Fight Night 152, a five-round welterweight bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee. Rafael dos Anjos (-120) RDA (28-11) is the former UFC lightweight champion and sports an overall record of 17-9 in the Octagon. The 34-year-old Brazilian has…

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May 16th, 2019
Chris White

Kevin Lee vs Rafael Dos Anjos A welterweight fight headlines this weekend’s card in Rochester, NY. Lee should be stronger and healthier at 170 than compared to 155. The same can be said for the former lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos as well. This is a bit of a tricky fight to call and really…

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May 11th, 2019
Chris White

Douglas Lima vs Michael Page This will be a bit of a short write up. Page is good, but he hasn’t faced very many quality opponents. Dailey being his toughest fight to date, and it was an underwhelming performance from him. Lima will no doubt not be an easy fight for Page. Having beat plenty…

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May 11th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC 237 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week right here…

May 10th, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 66 takes place at Maverik Center in West Valley City, Utah, on Friday (May. 10, 2019) at 9 p.m. ET live on AXS TV. TUF 27’s Tyler Diamond competes for the first time since last July against Jon Neal in the main event. Diamond (9-1) is coming off his first career loss to Bryce…

May 9th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

Well that was a fairly dreadful UFC Fight Night card last week, but at least Cowboy and Iaquinta saved it a bit with an action packed main event. The guys went through last weeks card, made fun of a bunch of Canadians and somehow won a consensus bet. After that the guys broke down this…

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May 9th, 2019
NickKalikas

Two Hawaiian warriors face off in the first PFL event for 2019. Being cousins doesn’t seem to be a problem for them, as both men sound ready for war. Here are my thoughts on the fight from a betting perspective. Ray Cooper Known for his spectacular title run last season where he wiped out Jake…

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May 9th, 2019
Chris White

Alex Volkanovski vs. Jose Aldo Volkanovski’s toughest fight to date is this weekend and while he has performed very well ever since debuting for MMA’s premiere organization in late 2016, he might be at a disadvantage this weekend. Plenty of fans completely wrote off Aldo after suffering back-to-back losses against Max Holloway. He was an…

May 4th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com’s picks contest has returned for 2019 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. After 13 events thus far in 2019, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brad Taschuk is first place with an overall…

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May 3rd, 2019
Kyle Marley

Big Marley’s UFC on ESPN+9 Breakdown If you are just starting out in DFS MMA here are some common terms and their meanings that you will hear every week along with the general rules of MMA DFS:   GPP = Guaranteed Prize Pool (aka tournaments where the top ~25% of the field get paid) Cash…

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May 3rd, 2019
Chris White

UFC Ottawa Prop Betting Selection Derek Brunson vs. Elias Theodorou Lined at a pick ‘em I have to outright favor Derek Brunson. Despite facing the better opposition Brunson is also the more athletic and quicker fighter of the two. Suffering back to back losses I am in belief Brunson bounces back here with a decision…

May 3rd, 2019
Pig Lord

As Bellator are making more of a name for themselves in Europe, one of the company’s top lightweights heads to Birmingham, England, to take on a relatively unknown regional fighter in Tim Wilde. If you’re looking at Wikipedia records, it seems logical Primus is -455 and Wilde is +350, but that doesn’t tell the entire…

May 3rd, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 65 takes place at the Dobson Arena in Vail, Colorado, on Friday (May. 3, 2019) at 9 p.m. ET live on AXS TV. Former LFA title challenger Brandon Royval faces UFC veteran Joby Sanchez in the main event. Royval (8-4) had his three-fight win streak snapped in his last fight when he suffered a…

May 3rd, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The MMA Analysis is back with a packed show this week. The guys touched on Rory MacDonald’s struggles, Brock Lesnar not being a big deal according to a random Twitterer, and Sage Northcutt going to Hollywood. With the big MMA news out of the way the guys went over last weeks UFC card with Greg…

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April 25th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The MMA Analysis are back after a week off. Since there was no show last week the guys touched on the insane main and co-main event at UFC 236. After that the guys went through the fights from last weekend with Alistair Overeem once again cementing himself as an all-time great combat sport heavyweight. With…

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April 25th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN+ 8 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…

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April 25th, 2019
Pig Lord

Stylistically, the five-round main event of Bellator 220 may not be the most exciting fight in the world – but who cares if there is money to be made? Rory MacDonald takes on Jon Fitch in a welterweight showdown and here are my thoughts on the fight from a betting perspective. Jon Fitch At 41-years-of-age,…

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April 19th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN+ 7 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…

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April 18th, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the main event of UFC Fight Night 149, a five-round heavyweight bout between veterans Alistair Overeem and Aleksei Oleinik. Alistair Overeem (-260) Overeem (44-17, 1 NC) is the former Strikeforce heavyweight champion and is 9-6 overall in the UFC. The 38-year-old Dutchman is one of…

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April 12th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC 236 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week right here…

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April 11th, 2019
Chris White

Israel Adesanya vs. Kelvin Gastelum This is such a fantastic fight between two middleweights in their prime. Gastelum will be the best fighter Adesanya has fought so far in his young MMA career. I’m feeling forced to side with Adesanya due to his striking, countering, and speed on the feet. I think Gastelum will keep…

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April 11th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look ahead to the main event of UFC 236 as featherweight champion Max Holloway takes on Dustin Poirier for the interim lightweight title. Max Holloway (Record: 20-3, -204 Favorite, Power…

April 11th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The UFC and the MMA Analysis were off last week, but of course it’s never a dull moment in the MMA world. TJ Dillashaw getting a 2 year suspension for EPO, the video surfaced of McGregor smashing a guys phone, and then BJ Penn got a restraining order put on him by the mother of…

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March 29th, 2019
Kyle Marley

If you are just starting out in DFS MMA here are some common terms and their meanings that you will hear every week along with the general rules of MMA DFS: GPP = Guaranteed Prize Pool (aka tournaments where the top ~25% of the field get paid) Cash Games = H2Hs, 50/50s, Double-Ups Stacking =…

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March 29th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN 2 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…

March 29th, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 63 takes place at Bell County Expo Center in Belton, Texas on Friday (Mar. 29, 2019) at 10pm ET live on AXS TV. The main event features a welterweight matchup between former LFA champion Derrick Krantz against Justin Patterson Krantz (23-10) has won six of his last seven fights with his lone loss coming…

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March 28th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

After a one week hiatus the MMA Analysis is back. The guys touched on McGregor’s so called retirement as well as the main and co-main event championship fights that were just announced for UFC 238 and 239. After that the MMA Analysis went through last weeks UFC card including the Anthony Pettis’ surprising finish in…

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March 28th, 2019
Pig Lord

Obviously the highlight of the weekend for us gamblers will be UFC Philadelphia, but Friday night’s Bellator 219 card offers some opportunities as well. Scanning the card for value, I’m intrigued by this women’s featherweight bout between Janay Harding and Marina Mokhnatkina. Janay Harding For obvious reasons, the young New Zealand native is very marketable….

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March 22nd, 2019
Kyle Marley

Big Marley’s UFC on ESPN+ 6 Breakdown If you are just starting out in DFS MMA here are some common terms and their meanings that you will hear every week along with the general rules of MMA DFS:   GPP = Guaranteed Prize Pool (aka tournaments where the top ~25% of the field get paid)…

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March 22nd, 2019
Chris White

Stephen Thompson vs Anthony Pettis This fight should playout entirely on the feet as both men are most comfortable there. While Pettis does have the better ground game, I don’t expect him to attempt takedowns against the bigger fighter here. Thompson should be able to see everything Pettis comes at him with from a mile…

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March 22nd, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 62 takes place at The Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas on Friday (Mar. 22, 2019) at 10pm ET live on AXS TV. With bantamweight champion Miles Johns injured, the interim 135-pound title is up for grabs in the main event as current interim flyweight champion Casey Kenney jumps up a weight class to face…

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March 22nd, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN+ 6 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…

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March 19th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 148 takes place Saturday, March 23 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 148 Opening Odds Stephen Thompson -285 Sergio Pettis +205 Curtis Blaydes -245 Justin Willis +175 Alexis Davis -230 Jennifer Maia…

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March 16th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Oddscast. Our UFC on ESPN+ 5 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week…