UFC on FOX 3 Betting Preview

May 1st, 2012
Matty

UFC on FOX 3 Betting: Miller Meets Diaz in Lightweight Title Eliminator The third installment of the UFC on Fox will get underway this Saturday at 8 p.m. (ET) from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The main event of the evening will be a lightweight title eliminator bout between Jim Miller and…

April 29th, 2012
Matty

James Te Huna (+135) Profile: Te Huna (16-5) has won two straight fights at light heavyweight in the UFC and eight of nine overall, with his only loss during that stretch coming against rising star Alexander Gustafsson. He is 3-1 in the UFC, and his last two opponents have been knockout victims (Ricardo Romero and…

April 29th, 2012
Matty

Yoshihiro Akiyama (+225) Profile: Akiyama (13-5, 2 No-Contests) has been a disappointment since winning his UFC debut against Alan Belcher by split decision at UFC 100 almost two years ago. The judo specialist has lost four consecutive bouts, although three of his past five have earned Fight of the Night honors. After suffering his third…

April 29th, 2012
Matty

Terry Etim (+155) Profile: Etim (15-4) was once viewed as one of the up-and-coming lightweight fighters in the UFC before hitting a roadblock with consecutive losses following an impressive 10-0 start to his pro career. The 26-year-old Brit is still relatively young though and reeled off four straight wins before dropping two of his past…

April 26th, 2012
Matty

If you watched UFC 145 last Saturday, you saw a young phenom at bantamweight named Michael “Mayday” McDonald knock out veteran Miguel Angel Torres in the first round. And if you have followed McDonald’s young MMA career and bet on him throughout, you would be rich. McDonald improved to 15-1 with the win over Torres…

April 25th, 2012
Matty

Season 15 of The Ultimate Fighter has proven to one of the most exciting to date, not only because the bouts have been televised live each Friday for the first time in the history of the reality television series. The teams have also been evenly matched with some of the lightweight fights turning out to…

April 24th, 2012
Matty

The excitement surrounding UFC 145 betting has come and gone, but MMA bettors are already hungry for more action on what has become one of the world’s most popular sports. The UFC’s next event is scheduled for May 5 when UFC on FOX 3 takes place in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The headliners on that…

April 23rd, 2012
Matty

UFC 145 provided bettors with four opportunities to cash tickets on underdog fighters while the other eight bouts were not really surprises, including the main event between light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones and “Suga” Rashad Evans. Many MMA betting experts thought Evans (22-2-1) had a legitimate chance against his former training partner, but it…

April 20th, 2012
Matty

Saturday’s MMA action is nearly upon us, and you should know by now who your UFC 145 picks are and what you will be betting. The only questions that really remain are, where will you be betting and will you be getting the best MMA odds possible? Some sportsbooks offer better betting opportunities than others,…

April 18th, 2012
Matty

Season 15 of The Ultimate Fighter is the first year the popular UFC reality TV series has featured live fights televised Fridays on FX to cap off each episode. This season’s TUF coaches are Urijah Faber and UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, who is expected to defend his title at UFC 148 on July 7…

April 18th, 2012
Matty

The semifinals of the Season Six lightweight and middleweight tournaments will take place on Friday at Bellator 66 followed by the main event featuring former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez against Shinya Aoki. Alvarez (22-3) will be fighting for the first time since losing his title belt to Michael Chandler at Bellator 58 last November 19,…

April 17th, 2012
Matty

There are three huge favorites on Saturday’s UFC 145 betting card, and only one of them is a current champion in his weight class. That would be light heavyweight champ Jon “Bones” Jones (15-1), who is a hefty -505 fave against former title holder “Suga” Rashad Evans (+405) in the main event. But Jones will…

April 16th, 2012
Matty

Saturday’s UFC 145 betting card is much more than Jon “Bones” Jones defending his light heavyweight title against “Suga” Rashad Evans. While the main event might be the most intriguing matchup between the former friends and training partners, there are several other fights on the main and preliminary cards that offer MMA bettors plenty of…

April 13th, 2012
Matty

One of the most anticipated fights in MMA history will take place on Saturday when Jon “Bones” Jones puts his light heavyweight title belt on the line against former training partner and champ “Suga” Rashad Evans in the main event at UFC 145. The championship bout between the two bitter rivals will finally happen after…