Combate 42: Andres Quintana vs. Bruno Cannetti Betting Prediction

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August 22nd, 2019
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Andres Quintana and Bruno Cannetti will lock horns for the Combate Americas featherweight title on Friday night. This is a rematch of a previous contest, where Quintana won by first round knockout. The result doesn’t tell the entire story, and I’d encourage you to watch the fight before moving on with this breakdown. Andres Quintana…

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June 26th, 2019
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While the flyweight division is in limbo at the moment, two of the top competitors will battle it out this weekend. Joseph Benavidez and Jussier Formiga met in a previous contest in 2013, but both are different fighters at this point in time. Joseph Benavidez While training in Las Vegas these days where he can…

June 12th, 2019
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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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May 29th, 2019
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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
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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 3rd, 2019
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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…

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April 25th, 2019
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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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March 28th, 2019
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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 14th, 2019
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For as long as it lasts, Saparbek Safarov and Nicolae Negumereanu are going to put on a blistering show for the fans. In a fight that’s likely to be a sloppy and ridiculous, there is a high chance one of these two light heavyweights gets finished. Here are my thoughts on the bout from a…

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March 12th, 2019
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The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 147 is a fantastic welterweight clash between two rising talents: Leon Edwards and Gunnar Nelson. On paper, this looks like one of the closest fights on the card and it’s hard to envision how it will play out. Here is my breakdown from a betting perspective. Leon Edwards…

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February 13th, 2019
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Bellator 215 isn’t the most stacked card in the world, but if you’re a degenerate like me then you’ll still be tuning in with a view to earn some cash. The main event is a heavyweight clash between two fighters that have been around the block: Sergei Kharitonov and Matt Mitrione. At 38 and 40-years-of-age…

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February 13th, 2019
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In an exciting welterweight clash between two British strikers with contrasting styles, Michael Page and Paul Daley look to settle a longstanding feud. As exciting as this matchup is, I can’t understand why it’s taking place in Connecticut – couldn’t they find an arena in London? As a UK fight fan I don’t mind tuning…

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February 1st, 2019
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On a fight card with plenty of betting opportunities, I’m intrigued by this bantamweight showdown between two surging prospects: Said Nurmagomedov vs. Ricardo Ramos. Said Nurmagomedov Unlike his legendary cousin, Said Nurmagomedov is not a smothering top control wrestler (although he’s certainly capable of landing takedowns). Instead, he’s more of a measured kickboxer, picking his…

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January 31st, 2019
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The UFC heads to Fortaleza, Brazil, this weekend for what should be a good betting card. In the welterweight division, Max Griffin and Thiago Alves clash for the opportunity to get a number next to their name in the near future. Thiago Alves The savage kickboxer known as “Pitbull” has been around the block. Now…

January 18th, 2019
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The first UFC card for 2019 seems to have plenty of good betting opportunities. One of the fights that caught my eye was a welterweight showdown between Geoff Neal and Belal Muhammad. Geoff Neal Fighting out of Fortis MMA, a team on the rise at the moment, Geoff Neal has looked excellent in his two…

December 24th, 2018
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Four-time All-American wrestler and former bantamweight title challenger, Cat Zingano, takes a trip up to featherweight to face Australian striker, Megan Anderson. Prolonged ground or standing exchanges strongly favor each fighter, so whoever is able to successfully execute their game plan will emerge victorious. Can Anderson Stop the Takedown? As one of the few female…

November 10th, 2018
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Searching for some betting opportunities this Saturday before UFC Denver, we have a stacked ACB card taking place in Moscow, Russia. ACB is one of my favorite promotions for betting since there is so much footage available on the league’s YouTube channel. I’m especially intrigued by this lightweight showdown between Polish jiu-jitsu ace, Marcin Held,…

November 7th, 2018
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Unlike the last few weeks, I’m really pleased by the amount of good betting opportunities on UFC Fight Night 139. One fight that stands out is an interesting women’s strawweight contest between Ashley Yoder and Amanda Cooper. Both fighters have been struggling and the loser could find herself cut from the UFC. Amanda Cooper A…

November 3rd, 2018
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Striking fans won’t be disappointed when boxing stylist, Jack Marshman, locks horns with dangerous kickboxer, Karl Roberson, on the UFC 230 main card. While both fighters are coming off emphatic submission losses, they have a chance to regain revelvancy in the middleweight division with a win on saturday night. Will It Be More of the…

October 31st, 2018
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From a betting perspective, UFC 230 is not a great card. On the hunt for value, I’m intrigued by this bantamweight showdown between Brian Kelleher and Montel Jackson – both of whom are coming off disappointing losses. The Largest Bantamweight You’ve Ever Seen It’s pretty hard to believe Montel Jackson fights at bantamweight. Standing 5’10…

October 19th, 2018
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With no UFC or Bellator this weekend, it’s worth taking a look at some of the smaller organizations for betting action. In the headliner of Fight Nights Global 90, we’re treated to an interesting clash of styles as surging welterweights, Vladimir Mineev and Magomed Ismailov, lock horns. Vladimir Mineev Coming from a kickboxing background, there’s…

October 13th, 2018
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In a heavyweight fight that’s likely to be a hideous grindfest, this contest will be infinitely more exciting for those of us who have money on the line. Both former UFC heavyweights will look to score an emphatic win in order to fight for the Bellator title in the not too distant future. From Kickboxer…

October 11th, 2018
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On a quest to find value on the two Bellator cards this weekend, I’m interested in this classic heavyweight match between Sergei Kharitonov and Roy Nelson. Both fighters are late in their careers and it remains to be seen if either can perform to their potential. “The Russian Mercenary” Known for walking out in full…

October 11th, 2018
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In a rare Russian versus Russian match-up taking place in the United States, Alexander Shlemenko and Anatoly Tokov are guaranteed to put on a great show for the fans. This fight is intriguing from a betting perspective. A Storm is Brewing A flashy and unpredictable southpaw striker, “Storm” is an appropriate nickname for Alexander Shlemenko….

October 4th, 2018
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Savage Brazilian striker, Thiago Silva, moves up to heavyweight on short notice to fight British bruiser, James McSweeney. Both fighters are UFC veterans and will want to put on a show for the KSW fans in London, England. A few Euro Books are offering lines on this fight. The Ultimate Journeyman With 15 wins and…

October 4th, 2018
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For those looking for betting opportunities outside of UFC 229 this weekend, KSW 45 is hosting a stacked card in London, England. Lines are available at a few Euro books. Former UFC veteran, Wagner Prado, has been performing well on the regional circuit. He takes on Swedish fighter, Max “Power” Nunes – who fights out of…

October 1st, 2018
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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 28th, 2018
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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
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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…

September 4th, 2018
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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
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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…

August 30th, 2018
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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 23rd, 2018
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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…

July 28th, 2018
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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 21st, 2018
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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 19th, 2018
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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
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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…

July 16th, 2018
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On Tuesday night, Team Alpha Male prospect, Angelo Trevino, takes on NAIA national champion wrestler and Gracie Barra Portland fighter, Austin Vanderford. Mr. VanZant If you’ve heard about Austin Vanderford, it’s probably because of his UFC fighter fiance, Paige VanZant. Marketing himself as VanZant’s man on Twitter may have helped him to secure this fight…

July 14th, 2018
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In terms of pure entertainment, Randy “Rudeboy” Brown vs. Niko Price is one of the best bouts on UFC Fight Night 133. However, from a gambling perspective it’s one of the hardest fights to predict. Nevertheless, I will attempt to do so. Key Advantages for “Rudeboy” When looking at Randy Brown, the first thing that…

July 5th, 2018
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Gritty Mexican pressure fighter, Martin Bravo, takes on one of the featherweight division’s most unpredictable strikers, Alex Caceres, in what should be an exciting match-up. A Growing Prospect After being starched in 30 seconds by Humberto Bandanay, we haven’t seen Martin Bravo for nearly a year. His most recent fight before that was in 2016,…

July 3rd, 2018
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One of the UFC’s most criminally underrated fighters, Brad Tavares, takes on spectacular striker, Israel Adesanya, in what should be an important fight for the middleweight division. Brash, Flashy and Dangerous With a decorated kickboxing career in the rear view, Israel Adesanya takes on his next challenge of obtaining the middleweight belt. Before he can…

June 27th, 2018
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The main event of Bamma Fight Night London sees welterweight champion, Terry “The Dominator” Brazier, move down a weight class to take on lightweight champion, Rhys “Skeletor” McKee. Stylistically, this is a very intriguing fight. More Domination From “The Dominator”? Terry Brazier’s style isn’t always aesthetically pleasing, but it’s effective for winning fights. His striking lacks…

June 27th, 2018
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In one of the more bizarre matchups on the Bamma Fight Night London card, Bellator veteran Anthony Taylor takes on hyped British prospect, Mike Hales. This fight is interesting to me from a betting perspective. Great Prospect or Can Crusher? Mike Hales has a large support base and trains at the world renowned camp, SBG…