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June 15th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Bellator 222 took place Friday, June 14, 2019 in New York, New York. The card was headlined by a welterweight title fight between Rory MacDonald and Neiman Gracie. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Rory MacDonald continued his reign as welterweight champion with…

June 15th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Chael Sonnen on decision to retire: ‘I’ve used up all my toughness’ Official Bellator 222 Results: Rory MacDonald def. Neiman Gracie via unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47) – Retains Welterweight Title Lyoto Machida def. Chael Sonnen via TKO (knee, punches) – Round 2, 0:22 Dillon Danis def. Max Humphrey via submission (armbar) – Round 1,…

June 14th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the official Bellator 222 weigh-ins video Official Bellator 222 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (DAZN, 10 p.m. ET) Champ Rory MacDonald (169.4) vs. Neiman Gracie (169.8) – Welterweight Title & GP Semi-Final Lyoto Machida (204.4) vs. Chael Sonnen (205.6) Dillon Danis (175) vs. Max Humphrey (174) Ricky Bandejas (136) vs. Patrick Mix (135.6) Juan Archuleta…

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June 13th, 2019
Adam Martin.

Bellator 222 takes place Friday, June 14 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. Bellator 222 Opening Odds Rory MacDonald -145 Neiman Gracie +105 Lyoto Machida -265 Chael Sonnen +185 Dillon Danis -475 Max Humphrey…

June 12th, 2019
Pig Lord

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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June 11th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Combate Americas recently held its 39th event in Tucson, Arizona on Friday. Here are the betting results of the primary fights, as explained by MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas. In the main event between Jose Alday and Juan Pablo Gonzalez, Alday opened a -325 favorite. The line didn’t move much until fight day because of steady…

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June 9th, 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 238 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Darren Stewart by Decision (+750) Darren Stewart has big power,…

June 9th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC 238: Cejudo vs Moraes Post-fight Press Conference following the event. Official UFC 238 Results: Henry Cejudo def. Marlon Moraes via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 4:51 Valentina Shevchenko def. Jessica Eye via knockout (head kick) – Round 2, 0:26 Tony Ferguson def. Donald Cerrone via TKO (cut) – Round 2, 5:00 Petr Yan def….

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June 8th, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC 238 took place Saturday, June 8, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. The card was headlined by a bantamweight title fight between Henry Cejudo and Marlon Moraes. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Valentina Shevchenko continues her reign as flyweight champion with a head…

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June 8th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

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 17 events thus far in 2019, Nick Kalikas has retaken first place with an overall picks score of 137-73 (65.2%). Brad Taschuk is one…

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June 8th, 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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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 6th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

LFA 69 takes place at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa in Cabazon, California on Friday (June 7, 2019) at 9 p.m. ET live on AXS TV. UFC veteran Brandon Moreno battles Cuba’s Maikel Perez for the LFA flyweight title in the main event. Moreno (13-4) is coming off consecutive losses to Sergio Pettis and…

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June 6th, 2019
Adam Martin.

PFL 14 (PFL 2019: Week 3) takes place Thursday, June 6 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. PFL 14 Opening Odds Vinny Magalhaes -420 Emiliano Sordi +300 Denis Goltsov -280 Jared Rosholt +200 Satoshi Ishii -900 Zeke…

June 6th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC 238: Cejudo vs Moraes Ceremonial Weigh-in Friday, June 7th Pre Order UFC 238 PPV UFC 238 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) Henry Cejudo (134) vs. Marlon Moraes (134) – for vacant bantamweight title Champ Valentina Shevchenko (124) vs. Jessica Eye (125) – for women’s flyweight title Donald Cerrone (155.5)…

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June 4th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC 238 takes place Saturday, June 8 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC 238 Opening Odds Marlon Moraes -185 Henry Cejudo +155 Valentina Shevchenko -1000 Jessica Eye +600 Tony Ferguson -180 Donald Cerrone +150 Petr Yan -215…

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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

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 16 events thus far in 2019, Brad Taschuk has retaken first place with an overall picks score of 129-69 (65.2%). Nick Kalikas is one…

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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 =…

May 31st, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs Smith Ceremonial Weigh-in Video Official UFC on ESPN+ 11 Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 1 p.m. ET) Alexander Gustafsson (205) vs. Anthony Smith (206) Jimi Manuwa (205) vs. Aleksandar Rakic (205) Makwan Amirkhani (145) vs. Chris Fishgold (145) Christos Giagos (155) vs. Damir Hadzovic (155) Sung Bin Jo…

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May 31st, 2019
Mikes MMA Picks

Beyond The Odds series shines a spotlight on the intangibles of three fighters for each UFC card. Here are three of the more intriguing fighters competing at UFC Stockholm. Makwan Amirkhani One of the more polarizing featherweights in the industry makes his annual return to the UFC’s Octagon on Saturday night. Mr. Finland is back!…

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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…

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May 31st, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 68 takes place at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota on Friday (May. 31, 2019) at 9 p.m. ET live on AXS TV. Roufusport featherweight prospect Nate Jennerman battles Brazils Rafael Barbosa in the main event. Jennerman (13-4) is coming off a majority decision win over Ken Beverly at LFA 61…

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
Brian Hemminger

Hispanic MMA promotion Combate Americas hosts the event Combate 39: Unbreakable at the Casino del Sol in Tucson, Arizona on Friday, June 7, 2019 at  9 p.m. ET live on DAZN, with prelims streamed live on Facebook. The main event of the 10-bout card features a bantamweight matchup between Jose Alday and Juan Pablo Gonzalez….

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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…

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May 27th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 153 takes place Saturday, June 1 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 153 Opening Odds Alexander Gustafsson -245 Anthony Smith +175 Volkan Oezdemir -175 Ilir Latifi +135 Chris Fishgold -145 Makwan Amirkhani…

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May 26th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

With it being a slow weekend, I figured it was a nice time to update the MMAOddsBreaker fighter rankings, which hadn’t been updated in over 11 months. Because there has been so much fluctuation in the rankings due to the high turnover in the sport, I’m not going to explain all the changes, but I…

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May 24th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Hispanic MMA promotion Combate Americas hosts the event Combate 38: Combate Peru at the Coliseo Manuel Bonilla in Lima, Peru on Friday, May 31, 2019 at  9 p.m. ET live on DAZN, with prelims streamed live on Facebook. The main event of the 10-bout card features a lightweight matchup between Daniel Zellhuber and Gian Franco Cortez. Zellhuber (7-0),…

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May 24th, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 67 takes place at the Branson Convention Center in Branson, Missouri on Friday (May. 24, 2019) at 9 p.m. ET live on AXS TV. A heavyweight tilt goes down in the main event as Daniel James faces Patrick Martin. James (8-3-1) has won three of his last four fights, including a second-round TKO win…

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 23rd, 2019
Adam Martin.

PFL 2019 Week 2 takes place Thursday, May 23 at Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. PFL 2019 Week 2 Opening Odds Lance Palmer -675 Alex Gilpin +425 Chris Wade -230 Nate Andrews +170 Andre Harrison -1350…

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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
Brian Hemminger

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 15 events thus far in 2019, Nick Kalikas has retaken first place with an overall picks score of 121-64 (64.2%). Brad is currently in…

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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
MMA OddsBreaker

Before the stars of UFC Rochester go toe-to-toe in the Octagon, they go nose-to-nose at the weigh-in faceoffs! Official UFC on ESPN+ 10 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET) Rafael dos Anjos (170.4) vs. Kevin Lee (170.2) Ian Heinisch (185.6) vs. Antonio Carlos Junior (185.6) Megan Anderson (145.8) vs. Felicia Spencer (145.6) Derrick…

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…

May 17th, 2019
Adam Martin.

Changes are coming to MMAOddsbreaker.com that we hope you, the reader and viewer, will enjoy. To start, the MMA Odds and Ends news recap and fight announcement series is going to be retired. Our lead staff writer Adam Martin started writing the MMA Odds and Ends back in 2012, and it’s been a steady daily…

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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…