Betting Preview

October 1st, 2018
Pig Lord

After an exciting regular season, the highly anticipated PFL playoffs have arrived. Looking for betting spots on tonight’s PFL 8 card, I’ve found a fight that intrigues me.After an exciting regular season, the highly anticipated PFL playoffs have arrived. Looking for betting spots on tonight’s PFL 8 card, I’ve found a fight that intrigues me….

September 29th, 2018
Chris White

While Bellator has surely put on some freakshow fights in the past, tonight’s (Saturday, September 29, 2018) card is very good and full of exciting fights. For the headliner of the card Gegard Mousasi is looking to start his dominant run as Bellator’s recently newly crowned middleweight champion as he puts his gold up for…

September 28th, 2018
Pig Lord

In the third thrilling clash between top Bellator welterweights, Douglas Lima and Andrey Koreshkov, fans will finally get to see who is victorious. In the first fight, Koreshkov was able to take Lima down and control him on the mat. However, Lima was carrying significant injuries so it’s not worth reading too much into it….

September 27th, 2018
Pig Lord

In a battle between two of the best fighters in the world (ten years ago), the fourth installment of Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Wanderlei Silva could be mildly entertaining, hilariously bad or just simply bad. Nevertheless, if you’re inclined to bet on a cage fight where the combined age of both parties is 82, I…

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September 21st, 2018
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 preview the main event of UFC Fight Night 137 as Eryk Anders takes on Thiago Santos in a light heavyweight clash. Eryk Anders (Record: 11-1, +125 Underdog, Power Ranking: C+)…

September 15th, 2018
Chris White

While there is a UFC card happening this weekend, the main focus of the fight game will be focused on the much-anticipated rematch between two of the top boxers in the world today. Gennady ‘Triple G’ Golovkin looks to silence all the critics from the “Draw in the Desert” as he hopes to put a…

September 14th, 2018
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 at the main event of UFC Fight Night 136 as Mark Hunt takes on Oleksiy Oliynyk in the headliner of the first ever UFC event in Russia. Mark Hunt…

September 7th, 2018
Chris White

The UFC heads back to Dallas this Saturday and while it may not be their best Texas card there are some good matchups to tune in and watch. The co-main event features TUF Alum and current women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano looking to successfully defend her title for the first time against Valentina Shevchenko, one…

September 6th, 2018
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 228 as Tyron Woodley defends his welterweight title against Darren Till. Tyron Woodley (Record: 18-3-1, -115 Pickem, Power Ranking: A+) The UFC…

September 4th, 2018
Pig Lord

Thanks to some excellent matchmaking by Sean Shelby, the UFC fans have been gifted with an explosive prelim fight for UFC 228. In what looks to be predominantly a striking match, welterweight fighters Geoff Neal and Frank Camacho lock horns. Geoff Neal Fighting out of Fortis MMA, a team with a lot of momentum at…

September 3rd, 2018
Pig Lord

In a rare wrestler versus wrestler match-up in the women’s strawweight division, after this fight either Tatiana Suarez or Carla Esparza will be on the short list of opponents to challenge reigning champion, Rose Namajunas, for the belt. Who will come out victorious. Tatiana Suarez Formerly the number one ranked female wrestler in the USA…

September 1st, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming light heavyweight main event at UFC Fight Night 138 between Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC Fight Night 138 Saturday, October 27 at Moncton Events Center in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada Volkan Oezdemir -210 Anthony Smith +160 And…

August 30th, 2018
Pig Lord

Unlike some of the PFL cards this season, I don’t think PFL #7 is a good card from a betting perspective. Still, I’m forever grateful for the opportunity to gamble on midweek MMA and I’ve found a fight that intrigues me. Intelligent Man, Meathead Fighter Sean O’Connell is a smart, articulate guy and professional broadcaster…

August 24th, 2018
Chris White

UFC Lincoln AKA UFC Fight Night 135 headlines the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska this Saturday (August 25th, 2018) and features a violent lightweight matchup between rising contender James Vick and former WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje. There are a few props on this card which I have found some value in so let’s…

August 23rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming women’s flyweight title bout at UFC 228 between champion Nicco Montano and challenger Valentina Shevchenko were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC 228 Opening Odds Saturday, September 8 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas Valentina Shevchenko -675 Nicco Montano +450 And here are…

August 23rd, 2018
Pig Lord

Kicking off UFC Fight Night 135 is an entertaining bantamweight bout between Brazilian grappler, Rani Yahya, and explosive wrestle-boxer, Luke Sanders. This seems to be one of the closest matches on paper, yet whoever wins is likely to look dominant. Great Ground Skills, Suspect Cardio Rani Yahya has always been an excellent jiu-jitsu practitioner, racking…

August 22nd, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming welterweight title fight at 228 between champion Tyron Woodley and champion Darren Till were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC 228 Opening Odds Saturday, September 8 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas Tyron Woodley -145 Darren Till +115 And here are my initial…

August 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming heavyweight main event at UFC Fight Night 136 between Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC Fight Night 136 Opening Odds Saturday, September 15 at Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia Mark Hunt -215 Aleksei Oleinik +165 And here are…

August 19th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming lightweight main event at UFC Fight Night 135 between James Vick and Justin Gaethje were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC Fight Night 135 Opening Odds Saturday, August 25 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska James Vick -115 Justin Gaethje -115 And here…

August 18th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming lightweight bout at UFC 230 between Dustin Poirier and Nate Diaz were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC 230 Opening Odds Saturday, November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York Dustin Poirier -190 Nate Diaz +150 And here are my…

August 18th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming lightweight title bout at UFC 229 between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and challenger Conor McGregor were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are: UFC 229 Opening Odds Saturday, October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada Khabib Nurmagomedov -245 Conor McGregor +175 And here are my…

August 9th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Bellator has officially announced the initial 10-man roster for its upcoming Welterweight Grand Prix. The tournament will consist of four quarterfinal matchups as well as an alternate bout featuring 10 of the best welterweights on the planet out in the UFC. Keep in mind Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald is a part of the tournament,…

August 4th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Thiago Santos Age: 34 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 17-6 UFC Record: 9-5 Notable Wins: Anthony Smith, Jack Hermansson, Nate Marquardt, Elias Theodorou Notable Losses: Dave Branch, Gegard Mouasi, Uriah Hall, Eric Spicely Last Fight: KO loss to Dave Branch Fighter Profile: One of the most feared middleweights in the UFC, Santos is a destroyer. The…

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August 4th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Ricardo Ramos  Age: 22 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 11-1 UFC Record: 2-0 Notable Wins: Aiemann Zahabi, Michinori Tanaka Notable Losses: None Last Fight: KO win over Aiemann Zahabi Fighter Profile: One of the top prospects in the bantamweight division, Ramos has had an amazing start to his UFC career so far. In his debut he…

August 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

Pedro Munhoz Age: 31 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 15-3, 1 NC UFC Record: 5-3, 1 NC Notable Wins: Rob Font, Justin Scoggins, Russell Doane Notable Losses: Jimmie Rivera, John Dodson, Raphael Assuncao Last Fight: Decision loss to John Dodson Fighter Profile: One of the most dangerous submission artists in the UFC bantamweight division, Munhoz has…

August 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

Polyana Viana Age: 26 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 10-1 UFC Record: 1-0 Notable Wins: Maia Stevenson Notable Losses: None Last Fight: Submission win over Maia Stevenson Fighter Profile: One of the top young Brazilian strawweights in the UFC, Viana had a tremendous UFC debut when she tapped out Stevenson. All told, Viana has won six…

August 3rd, 2018
Chris White

UFC 227 comes to a pay-per-view near you live this Saturday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California and features two huge title rematches featuring four fighters in the prime of their careers. In the co-main event, Henry Cejudo looks to topple one of the greatest fighters of all time in Demetrious Johnson in…

August 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

Renato Moicano   Age: 29 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 12-1-1 UFC Record: 4-1 Notable Wins: Jeremy Stephens, Calvin Kattar Notable Losses: Brian Ortega Last Fight: Decision win over Calvin Kattar   Fighter Profile: One of the top young featherweights in the UFC today, Moicano has been a very pleasant surprise since joining the UFC roster…

August 2nd, 2018
Adam Martin.

Demetrious Johnson   Age: 31 Nationality: American MMA Record: 27-2-1 UFC Record: 15-1-1 Notable Wins: Joseph Benavidez, Henry Cejudo, John Moraga, John Dodson, Kyoji Horiguchi, Ian McCall, Wilson Reis Notable Losses: Dominick Cruz, Brad Pickett Last Fight: Submission win over Ray Borg   Fighter Profile: One of the greatest fighters in MMA history, Johnson has…

July 28th, 2018
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 30: Alvarez vs. Poirier II Date: July 28 Arena: Scotiabank Saddledome City: Calgary, Alberta, Canada My Fights to AVOID betting are: Lightweight bout: John Makdessi (-170) vs. Ross Pearson (+150) Gabe’s Thoughts: Makdessi gets the home advantage in this one, which could benefit him, should this 155-pound contest reach the judges’ scorecards…

July 28th, 2018
Pig Lord

In what could be a hilarious fight for all of the wrong reasons, lightweight non-contenders Alvaro Herrera and Devin Powell go to war this weekend. This betting prediction is for level 10 degenerates only. Alvaro Herrera Essentially a pure boxer, Alvaro Herrera has some legitimate power in his hands. Against Vernon Ramos, a fighter that…

July 27th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Matheus Nicolau Age: 25 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 13-1-1 UFC Record: 3-0 Notable Wins: John Moraga, Louis Smolka Notable Losses: Pedro Nobre Last Fight: Decision win over Louis Smolka Fighter Profile: A competitor on TUF Brazil 3, Nicolau has turned heads since joining the UFC as he’s undefeated in the promotion and looks like he…

July 27th, 2018
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 main event at UFC on Fox 30 as Eddie Alvarez takes on Dustin Poirier in a rematch of their bout from May 2017. Eddie Alvarez (Record: 29-5-1,…

July 27th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Katlyn Chookagian Age: 29 Nationality: American MMA Record: 10-1 UFC Record: 3-1 Notable Wins: Lauren Murphy, Sijara Eubanks Notable Losses: Liz Carmouche Last Fight: Decision win over Mara Romero Borella Fighter Profile: A former bantamweight, Chookagian has looked good since dropping down to 125lbs, which is the weight class she should be competing at. Although…

July 27th, 2018
Adam Martin.

John Makdessi Age: 33 Nationality: Canadian MMA Record: 15-6 UFC Record: 8-6 Notable Wins: Sam Stout, Shane Campbell, Daron Cruickshank Notable Losses: Donald Cerrone, Lando Vannata Last Fight: Decision win over Abel Trujillo Fighter Profile: A highly-decorated striker, Makdessi has had an inconsistent UFC career. At times he has looked amazing and has performed some…

July 26th, 2018
Chris White

UFC Calgary, AKA UFC on Fox 30 comes to a TV near you this Saturday, July 28 from Calgary, Alberta Canada. The Fox card features a who’s who of well-known fighters under the UFC banner including: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Tecia Torres, Jose Aldo vs. Jeremy Stephens, and a rematch from last year’s matchup between lightweight…

July 26th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Nina Ansaroff Age: 32 Nationality: American MMA Record: 8-5 UFC Record: 2-2 Notable Wins: Angela Hill Notable Losses: Barb Honchak, Carla Esparza, Justine Kish Last Fight: Decision win over Angela Hill Fighter Profile: The girlfriend of UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, Ansaroff hasn’t come close to the caliber of fighter that her larger companion…

July 26th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Olivier Aubin-Mercier Age: 29 Nationality: Canadian MMA Record: 11-2 UFC Record: 7-2 Notable Wins: Evan Dunham, Tony Martin Notable Losses: Chad Laprise, Carlos Diego Ferreira Last Fight: TKO win over Evan Dunham Fighter Profile: A former standout on The Ultimate Fighter, OAM might be one of the biggest surprises in the UFC lightweight division. He…

July 25th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Jose Aldo Age: 31 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 26-4 UFC Record: 8-3 Notable Wins: Chad Mendes, Frankie Edgar, Ricardo Lamas Notable Losses: Max Holloway, Conor McGregor Last Fight: TKO loss to Max Holloway Fighter Profile: The long-time UFC featherweight champion, Aldo has fallen on hard times as of late as he’s been knocked out in…

July 25th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk  Age: 30 Nationality: Polish MMA Record: 14-2 UFC Record: 8-2 Notable Wins: Jessica Andrade, Karolina Kowalkiewicz, Claudia Gadelha Notable Losses: Rose Namajunas Last Fight: Decision loss to Rose Namajunas Fighter Profile: The former women’s strawweight champion, Jedrzejczyk was one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the sport not too long ago. She is…

July 22nd, 2018
Adam Martin.

Danny Roberts Age: 31 Nationality: British MMA Record: 15-3 UFC Record: 4-2 Notable Wins: Nathan Coy, Jim Wallhead Notable Losses: Mike Perry, Nordic Taleb Last Fight: KO win over Oliver Enkamp David Zawada Age: 27 Nationality: German MMA Record: 16-3 UFC Record: Debut Notable Wins: Andreas Stahl Notable Losses: None Last Fight: Submission win over…

July 21st, 2018
Chris White

UFC Hamburg, AKA UFC Fight Night 134: Shogun vs Smith happens live Sunday, July 22 in Hamburg, Germany featuring a light heavyweight clash between returning legend Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua and rising contender Anthony Smith. Here are some props that I think have a good chance of hitting: Glover Teixeira vs. Corey Anderson This is a…

July 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

Abu Azaitar Age: 32 Nationality: German MMA Record: 13-1-1, 1 NC UFC Record: Debut Notable Wins: Jack Marshman Notable Losses: None Last Fight: Decision win over Michael Arrant Fighter Profile: A standout German fighter, Azaitar is riding a nine-fight unbeaten streak into the UFC. He was last seen in WSOF back in 2016, picking up…

July 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

Marc Diakese Age: 25 Nationality: Congolese MMA Record: 12-2 UFC Record: 3-2 Notable Wins: Dan Hooker, Drakkar Klose Notable Losses: Frankie Perez, Teemu Packalen Last Fight: Submission loss to Dan Hooker Fighter Profile: Formerly a top prospect at 155lbs, Diakese started off his MMA career with 12-straight wins and won his first three UFC bouts,…

July 21st, 2018
Pig Lord

Highly-touted submission artist, Manny Bermudez, travels to Hamburg, Germany, to face grizzled British veteran, Davey Grant, in what should be an interesting clash of styles. Opportunistic Submissions It’s no secret Manny Bermudez favors jiu-jitsu as his path to victory. With an array of submissions in his arsenal, you’re always in danger when tying up. Like the…

July 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

Justin Ledet Age: 29 Nationality: American MMA Record: 9-0, 1 NC UFC Record: 3-0 Notable Wins: Chase Sherman, Mark Godbeer Notable Losses: None Last Fight: Split decision win over Zu Anyanwu Fighter Profile: A well-rounded fighter who was undefeated as a heavyweight, Ledet decided he is better off at light heavyweight and will be making…

July 20th, 2018
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 at the biggest fight of 2018 thus far as former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua takes on Anthony Smith in a light heavyweight bout that headlines UFC…

July 20th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Marcin Tybura Age: 32 Nationality: Polish MMA Record: 16-4 UFC Record: 3-3 Notable Wins: Andrei Arlovski Notable Losses: Fabricio Werdum, Derrick Lewis, Tim Johnson Last Fight: TKO loss to Derrick Lewis Fighter Profile: One of the top-10 heavyweights in the UFC, Tybura has shown flashes of brilliance so far in the Octagon, but he’s also…

July 20th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Glover Teixeira Age: 38 Nationality: Brazilian MMA Record: 27-6 UFC Record: 10-4 Notable Wins: Misha Cirkunov, Rashad Evans, Ovince Saint-Preux, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson Notable Losses: Alexander Gustafsson, Phil Davis, Jon Jones Last Fight: TKO win over Misha Cirkunov Fighter Profile: One of the top light heavyweights in the world, Texeira has been a top-five guy…

July 19th, 2018
Pig Lord

While there appears to be many squash matches on Thursday night’s PFL #4 card, Alex Nicholson vs. Phillipe Lins presents an intriguing gambling opportunity. Kill or Be Killed In true Spartan fashion, Alex Nicholson puts it all on the line when he fights and isn’t afraid to go out on his shield. Nicholson’s brawling style…

July 19th, 2018
Pig Lord

Despite having his head bounced off the canvas in PFL #1 last month by Magomed Idrisov, Steven Siler was able to survive and secure a miraculous triangle submission victory. Even more miraculously, has been cleared to fight again immediately. His opponent on Thursday night, Alexandre de Almeida, presents a difficult stylistic challenge. A Crafty Submission…