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February 17th, 2019
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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. Here are the staff members who will be participating this year along with what they do to help our site: Adam Martin – MMAOB lead…

February 17th, 2019
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Watch the UFC Fight Night: Ngannou vs Velasquez Ceremonial Weigh-in on Saturday, February 16th. Official UFC on ESPN 1 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (ESPN, 9 p.m. ET) Francis Ngannou (258) vs. Cain Velasquez (248) Paul Felder (155.5) vs. James Vick (156) Cynthia Calvillo (116) vs. Cortney Casey (116) Alex Caceres (146) vs. Kron Gracie (146)…

February 10th, 2019
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Watch the UFC 234 Post-fight Press Conference following the event. OFFICIAL RESULTS: UFC 234: Adesanya vs. Silva FEBRUARY 9, 2019 Rod Laver Arena | Melbourne, Australia Main Card – Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET ISRAEL ADESANYA DEF. ANDERSON SILVA unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) – Round 3, 5:00 Lando Vannata def. Marcos Mariano submission (kimura) –…

February 9th, 2019
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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. Here are the staff members who will be participating this year along with what they do to help our site: Adam Martin – MMAOB lead…

February 9th, 2019
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Watch the UFC 234: Whittaker vs Gastelum Ceremonial Weigh-in on Friday, February 8th. Official UFC 234 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) Middleweight Title Robert Whittaker (185) vs. Kelvin Gastelum (184) – Israel Adesanya (185) vs. Anderson Silva (186) Ricky Simon (135) vs. Rani Yahya (135) Montana De La Rosa (125) vs. Nadia…

February 3rd, 2019
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Check Out The UFC on ESPN+ 2 Post-Fight Press Conference Video Official UFC on ESPN+ 2 Results: Main Card – (ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET) Marlon Moraes def. Raphael Assuncao submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 3:17 Jose Aldo def. Renato Moicano TKO (punches) – Round 2, 0:44 Demian Maia def. Lyman Good submission (rear-naked choke)…

January 20th, 2019
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Watch the UFC Fight Night Brooklyn Post-fight Press Conference LIVE following the event.   Official Results: UFC on ESPN+ 1: Cejudo vs. Dillashaw JANUARY 19, 2019 Barclays Center | Brooklyn, New York Main Card – (ESPN+, 10 p.m. ET) UFC Flyweight Title HENRY CEJUDO DEF. T.J. DILLASHAW TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:32 Allen Crowder…

October 27th, 2018
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 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 29 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

October 6th, 2018
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 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 28 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

June 9th, 2018
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 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 16 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. James Lynch remains in first place with an overall picks score of…

January 28th, 2018
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UFC on FOX 27 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a Winning night overall, going 1-1 on premium bets for +1.25 units. We did also win our Free Bet(s) to go 1-0 for +1.40 units. Premium UFConFOX 27: 1-1, +1.25 units Wins: 1 unit: Ji Yeon…

August 6th, 2017
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UFC Fight Night 114 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a losing night, going 0-1 for -1 unit overall. We did, however, win our 1 unit Free Play. MMAOB Premium Bets 0-1, -1 unit Wins: none – Losses: 1 unit: Randa Markos (+135) —– MMAOB Free…

May 14th, 2017
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UFC 211 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium unfortunately had a losing night, going 1-1 for -0.78 units overall. We also lost our 1 unit free play. – Premium UFC 211: 1-1, -0.78 units Wins: 1.5 units:  Demian Maia (+115) Losses: 2.5 units: Jessica Andrade (+167) Push:…

May 13th, 2017
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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 eleven events thus far the current standings are pretty tight. Nick Kalikas has now taken the lead and in first place with an 90-39-1 mark (69%)….

April 23rd, 2017
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UFC Fight Night 108 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 1-0 for +2.9 units overall. We did however lose our 1 unit free play. – Premium UFC Fight Night 108: 1-0, +2.9 units Wins: 2 units:  Brandon Moreno (+145) Losses: none –…

April 15th, 2017
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. There were only three unanimous picks out of 13 fights in total (Demetrious Johnson, Tom Duquesnoy & Rashid Magomedov). The most contentious fight was Rose Namajunas vs...
April 4th, 2017
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We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC 210 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles and interviews we’ve posted for the event, which goes down tonight (Saturday, April 8th, 2017) in Buffalo, New York and features a rematch for the light heavyweight title as champion Daniel Cormier…

March 18th, 2017
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UFC Fight Night 107 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night overall, going 3-3 on premium bets for +3.51 units. Our free play of Brett Johns vs. Ian Entwistle Under 1.5 rounds was cancelled due to Dr’s advice as Entwistle had health issues. Premium UFC Fight Night…

March 18th, 2017
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We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC Fight Night 107 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down today (Saturday, March 18, 2017) in London, England and features a Light heavyweight main event between Jimi Manuwa and Corey…

March 18th, 2017
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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 seven events thus far the current standings are pretty tight. James Lynch is still alone in first place with an 54-25-1 mark (67.5%). Nick Kalikas and Brian…

March 17th, 2017
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The Ceremonial weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 107: “Manuwa vs. Anderson” takes place today (Friday, March 17, 2017) from inside the 02 Arena in London, England, United Kingdom. The event is headlined by a Light Heavyweight bout between Jimi Manuwa and Corey Anderson. UFC Fight Night 107 Ceremonial Weigh-in Stream: UFC Fight Night 107 Early Weigh-in Results:  Main…

March 11th, 2017
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UFC Fight Night 106 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night overall, going 1-1 on premium bets for +0 units and 1-0 on our free play for +1.90 units. Premium UFC Fight Night 106: 1-1, +0.0 units Wins: 2 units: Jeremy Kennedy (-110) Losses: 2 units: Beneil Dariush (+130)…

March 11th, 2017
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After six events thus…

March 5th, 2017
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UFC 209 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 1-1 on premium bets for +0.6 units overall and 1-0 on our free play for +3.25 units. Premium UFC 209: 1-1, +0.6 units Wins: 2 units: Tyron Woodley (+140) Losses: 2 units: Luke Sanders (-110)   Free Bet(s): 1-0,…

March 4th, 2017
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We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC 209 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down today (Saturday, March 4, 2017) in Las Vegas, Nevada and features a welterweight title rematch between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson. Without…

March 4th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After five events thus…

February 23rd, 2017
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Kickboxing promotion GLORY returns tomorrow (Friday, February 24, 2017). The show will air live from Chicago, Illinois. Glory 38 features a light heavyweight title bout and many more high profile contests. The main event of the evening will be the light heavyweight championship of the world, as current champion Artem Vakhitov defends his title against former champion…

February 19th, 2017
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UFC Fight Night 105 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a losing night, going 0-1 on premium bets for -2 units overall. Premium UFC Fight Night 105: 0-1, -2 units   Wins: none Losses: 2 units: Travis Browne (+100)   Free Bet(s): 0-0, +0 units Wins: none Losses: none Cancelled Plays: Bellator…

February 19th, 2017
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We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC Fight Night 105 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down today (Sunday, February 19, 2017) in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and features a Heavyweight main event between Derrick Lewis and…

February 19th, 2017
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MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After three events thus…

June 28th, 2016
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As Ultimate Fighting Championship approaches its 200th pay-per-view event next week, it’s time to sit back and reflect. MMAOddsBreaker.com keeps its readers informed on all things betting, so what fighters, if you bet them every time they ever competed, would have netted you the most profit overall? MMAOddsBreaker writer and Fightnomics analyst Reed Kuhn crunched…

December 10th, 2015
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July 31st, 2015
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Next Mike James Premium Event: UFC Fight Night 74 (August 24, 2015) If you´re a Member LOGIN and get the informations from the PRO! [show_to level=”MJ-Member”] If updates are not appearing, perform a “hard refresh” in your web browser. 1 unit = 1% bankroll Risk X amount on underdogs, bet to win X amount on favorites…

July 30th, 2015
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*** MIKE JAMES’ PREMIUM BETTING SERVICES *** Next Premium Event: We have discontinued Mike James’ premium bets. If you need any further information, you can reach Mike at [email protected]  Full Track Record For Mike’s Bets Can Be Found Here    

July 14th, 2015
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*** MMA ODDSBREAKER PREMIUM BETTING SERVICES *** Next Premium Event: UFC Fight Night 71 (July 15th) Get your betting information on the next fighting event directly from professional MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas. What’s included in MMA OddsBreaker Premium: Nick Kalikas’ best bets in text and podcast form, including the betting lines and unit sizes. Exclusive pre-event access to Part…

November 25th, 2014
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MMAOddsBreaker is pulling out all the stops for an entire week. Starting today until the beginning of UFC 181 next week, our MMAOddsBreaker Premium Betting Service will have a free single event package available to anyone who’s interested in trying out our service. I’m sure many of you are wondering: what’s the catch? Well there…

April 10th, 2014
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Although the show is down a man this week, Jay, MaddDogg and Brad step their games up to bring you what you have come to expect from the MMA Analysis, some fight breakdowns and generally irreverent MMA discussion. Listen here: Picks: Direct download: MMA Analysis – April 10th, 2014

April 9th, 2014
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This Friday, sandwiched between a UFC event and RFA 14 on AXS TV, Bellator will go a long way towards filling out its season 10 tournament brackets. The Bellator 116 card, which will take place from Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California, features four semifinal bout across three different tournaments. The heavyweight tournament final…

February 15th, 2014
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The Parting Shot Podcast An opinionated & entertaining combat sports show with a brand new episode every Sunday. Hosted by @LynchOnSports & @CarlinBardsley. Find us on @MMAOddsBreaker, iTunes & Stiticher.

February 8th, 2014
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The MMA Analysis podcast brings a light hearted take to the sport without sacrificing the type of insight you’ve come to expect from MMA Oddsbreaker. Hosts Lance Fischel, Jay Primetown, Brad Taschuk and Sean Carey all offer their take on upcoming fights, breaking them down and offering bets, as well as discussing the latest news…

December 2nd, 2013
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MMAOddsbreaker.com is pleased to announce that The Parting Shot Podcast with Adam Martin and James Lynch is the newest addition to the site. The growing combat sports podcast, which started in May 2013 at Radio Influence and which has been recorded every weekend since then, features Adam and James’ top-shelf analysis about the latest headlines…

July 27th, 2013
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UFC on FOX 8:  July 27, 2013 Seattle, Washington UFC Welterweight Contender Rory MacDonald (-170) Profile: A man who many consider the future of MMA, Rory MacDonald (14-1) is just 23 years of age, with his only loss coming against former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit in what was a fairly competitive bout until the end. MacDonald…

July 5th, 2013
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UFC 162: July 6, 2013 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva (-215) Profile: The top pound-for-pound MMA fighter on the planet today is UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva (33-4). “The Spider” holds UFC records for the most consecutive title defenses (10) and most consecutive wins (16) while earning…

July 5th, 2013
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Frank Trigg was joined by Nick Kalikas on the MMA Insiders show at Don Best to break down the top two fights on the UFC 162 card. Listen in as Trigg and Kalikas give their thoughts on the Frankie Edgar/Charles Oliveira featherweight bout, and the massive middleweight title fight between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman.

July 5th, 2013
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UFC 162: July 6, 2013 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Middleweight Contender Tim Kennedy (-120) Profile: Staff Sergeant and Special Forces sniper Tim Kennedy (15-4) has been hovering around the top of the Strikeforce middleweight division for years. Now, Kennedy is set to finally make his UFC debut after injuries to himself and…

July 5th, 2013
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UFC 162: July 6, 2013 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Middleweight Contender Tim Boetsch (-120) Profile: Tim Boetsch (16-5) is in his second stint in the UFC and has been much more successful than the first, posting a 5-2 mark, including 4-1 at middleweight. The 32-year-old made his UFC debut at…

July 5th, 2013
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UFC 162: July 6, 2013 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Featherweight Contender Cub Swanson (-170) Profile: Former WEC featherweight title contender Cub Swanson (19-5) had a pretty good run in the WEC leading up to a title shot loss to UFC champion Jose Aldo. Since then, the 29-year-old California native has…

July 5th, 2013
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This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas and Reed Kuhn were featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 162 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker and leading MMA statistician joined Peter Loshak in searching out value in the main card fights. Check out the videos below: UFC Middleweight Title Bout (c) Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman Featherweight Bout Frankie…

July 5th, 2013
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This Saturday marks the biggest fight of the summer for the UFC, as Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva takes on Chris Weidman on Saturday, July 6th. Silva is the greatest mixed martial artist that the sport has seen to this point, and Weidman has been hyped as his biggest challenge in many years. Today, the fighters…

June 23rd, 2013
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Cathal Pendred has been making waves on the UK regional scene for some time now. He is currently in the midst of an eight-fight unbeaten streak, and is the defending Cage Warriors welterweight champion, as he captured the belt in March at Cage Warriors 52 and successfully defended less than a month ago against UFC…