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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 4th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on ESPN+ 11 in Stockholm, Sweden. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com. Joe Alvarez vs. Danilo Belluardo Alvarez: At well over six feet tall, he’s a brutal matchup for many…

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June 4th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Combate Americas recently held its 38th event in Peru on Saturday. Here are the betting results of the primary fights. Gean Franco Cortez opened as a +285 underdog with Daniel Zellhuber a -405 favorite. MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas said there was two way action on the fight, with Cortez closing a +281 dog and Zellhuber closing…

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June 3rd, 2019
Jay Primetown

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC on ESPN+ 11 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Anthony Smith by Submission (+1200) Anthony Smith took…

June 2nd, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC on ESPN+ 11 took place Saturday, June 1, 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden. The card was headlined by an important light heavyweight fight between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Smith. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Alexsandar Rakic earned the biggest win of his career…

June 1st, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs Smith Post-fight Press Conference Video following the event. Official UFC on ESPN+ 11 Results: Anthony Smith def. Alexander Gustafsson via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 4, 2:38 Aleksandar Rakic def. Jimi Manuwa via knockout (head kick) – Round 1, 0:47 Makwan Amirkhani def. Chris Fishgold via submission (anaconda choke) –…

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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…

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May 19th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC on ESPN+ 10 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Charles Oliveira by Knockout (+900) Charles Oliveira earned…

May 19th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Rafael Dos Anjos stops backstage moments after his 4th round submission stoppage of Kevin Lee at UFC Rochester. Official UFC on ESPN+ 10 Results: Rafael dos Anjos def. Kevin Lee via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 3:47 Ian Heinisch def. Antonio Carlos Junior via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Feilcia Spencer def. Megan Anderson…

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May 18th, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC on ESPN+ 10 took place Saturday, May 18, 2019 in Rochester, New York. The card was headlined by an exciting welterweight fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won After dealing with some adversity in the…

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May 18th, 2019
Reed Kuhn

Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn (@Fightnomics) organizes the Fightmetric data of all fights for each UFC event. When there is enough data on both fighters, he’s able to create an “Uber Tale of the Tape,” which showcases what he feels highlights some of the most important match-up data in a fight. Data includes fighter age, knockdowns,…

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…

UFC Fight Night 152, UFC Rochester, UFC Fight Night 152 Odds, UFC Rochester Odds, Rafael dos Anjos, RDA, Kevin Lee
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 15th, 2019
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2019 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) has now reached May. Here’s the first look at the top 20 leaderboard post-UFC 237: Original ToutMaster Champion BigMarley has moved up to the top spot at 137.70 points. He looks to become the first ever multiple time champion of the competition. Franco_914 is in second place…

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May 14th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC 237 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Viviane Araujo by Knockout (+1275) In her UFC debut, Viviane…

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May 12th, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC 237 took place Saturday, May 11, 2019 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The card was headlined by Rose Namajunas defending her strawweight title against Jessica Andrade. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Jessica Andrade struggled early on, but landed a power slam…

May 12th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC 237 Post-fight Press Conference video following the event. Official UFC 237 Results: Jessica Andrade def. Rose Namajunas via knockout (slam) – Wins Strawweight Title – Round 2, 2:58 Jared Cannonier def. Anderson Silva via TKO (kick) – Round 1, 4:47 Alexander Volkanovski def. Jose Aldo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Laureano…

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May 11th, 2019
Reed Kuhn

Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn (@Fightnomics) organizes the Fightmetric data of all fights for each UFC event. When there is enough data on both fighters, he’s able to create an “Uber Tale of the Tape,” which showcases what he feels highlights some of the most important match-up data in a fight. Data includes fighter age, knockdowns,…

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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…

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May 8th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on ESPN+ 9 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com. Mitch Gagnon vs. Cole Smith Gagnon: Coming off a long absence, he struggled with his cardio. He…

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May 7th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC on ESPN+ 9 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Donald Cerrone by Decision (+410) Donald Cerrone put…

May 4th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Catch what Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone had to say after one of the biggest wins of his career over Al Iaquinta at UFC Ottawa! Official UFC on ESPN+ 9 Results: Donald Cerrone def. Al Iaquinta via unanimous decision (49-45, 49-45, 49-45) Derek Brunson def. Elias Theodorou via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) Shane Burgos def. Cub…

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May 4th, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC on ESPN+ 9 took place Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The card was headlined by an exciting lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Al Iaquinta. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Shane Burgos landed the bigger punches as he…

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May 4th, 2019
James Lynch

When fighters are given their release (or choose to sign elsewhere) from a major North American MMA promotion like the UFC or Bellator – unless they’re a major star – they often fall into obscurity on the regional/overseas circuit unless they rack up a few wins and end up signing with one of the aforementioned promotions. In…

May 4th, 2019
Reed Kuhn

Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn (@Fightnomics) organizes the Fightmetric data of all fights for each UFC event. When there is enough data on both fighters, he’s able to create an “Uber Tale of the Tape,” which showcases what he feels highlights some of the most important match-up data in a fight. Data includes fighter age, knockdowns,…

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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May 1st, 2019
Jay Primetown

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC on ESPN+ 8 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Jack Hermansson by Decision (+800) In a tremendous…