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March 9th, 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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March 8th, 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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March 8th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

The stars of Fight Night Wichita faced off after the weigh-in on Friday morning. Official UFC on ESPN+ 4 Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET) Derrick Lewis (265.5) vs. Junior Dos Santos (246.5) Curtis Millender (170) vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos (170.5) Tim Means (171) vs. Niko Price (170.5) Blagoy Ivanov (254.5) vs….

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March 8th, 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+ 4 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…

March 8th, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued their recent string of fight announcements late into the week, and the newly-revealed bouts are listed below in today’s MMA odds and ends. Saparbek Safarov vs. Nick Negumereanu, UFC Fight Night 147 Due to an injury to Gokhan Saki, light heavyweight Saparbek Safarov will now take on Octagon newcomer Nick Negumereanu at UFC…

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March 8th, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Check out the official GLORY 64 Weigh-Ins Video from Strasbourg, France! Professional Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened the betting lines for GLORY 64 moments ago via Bet DSI GLORY Kickboxing 64: STRASBOURG Saturday, Mar 09 2019 Rhenus Sport, Strasbourg MAIN CARD – (3:00pm EST – UFC FightPass) Welterweight Title (-77KG – 5 Rounds) Cedric Doumbe -110…

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March 8th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

After a wild UFC 235 PPV last weekend that had pretty much everything MMA could offer, there was plenty for the guys to talk about. After reviewing that card the MMA Analysis previewed this weekends UFC on ESPN+ 4 card headlined by Derrick Lewis versus former Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos. Listen Here: Consensus Bet…

March 7th, 2019
Adam Martin.

One of the greatest fighters in MMA history is set to return to the Octagon later this spring. Plus, the UFC’s return to Ottawa receives a couple of new matchups in today’s MMA odds and ends. BJ Penn vs. Clay Guida, UFC 237 A lightweight bout between BJ Penn and Clay Guida is slated for…

March 6th, 2019
Chris White

Derrick Lewis vs Junior Dos Santos I only have one play for the Wichita card this weekend and quite frankly the only one I can get a good read on and feel confident enough in it with the value it has. Derrick Lewis’ path to victory in almost every one of his fights is to…

March 6th, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC matchmakers have been busy sending out contracts. In today’s MMA odds and ends I’ll give my thoughts on two new bouts for UFC 237, including a potential No. 1 contender fight in the featherweight division, plus my initial reactions to two new bouts fights for UFC Russia. Jose Aldo vs. Alexander Volkanovski, UFC…

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March 5th, 2019
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2019 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) has reached March as the double title fight PPV headlined by Jon Jones at UFC 235 has concluded. Here’s the first look at the top 20 leaderboard: CONMAN999 has maintained top position in ToutMaster 2019 as he sits in first place with 61.65 points. SurvivingBKelly has jumped…

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March 5th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 146 takes place Saturday, March 9 at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the bettings odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 146 Opening Odds Junior dos Santos -145 Derrick Lewis +105 Curtis Millender -125 Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos -115 Niko…

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March 5th, 2019
Adam Martin.

Four MMA legends are back in the news again, and you can read what they’re up to below. Bellator Books Lyoto Machida vs. Chael Sonnen Bellator continues to book legends fights and this time the promotion has signed a light heavyweight contest between Lyoto Machida and Chael Sonnen. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani confirmed the booking, though…

March 5th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 235 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Hannah Cifers vs. Polyana Viana Cifers: She may be small for the weight class, but she pushes forward, throws…

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March 4th, 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 235 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Diego Sanchez by Knockout (+1000) It had been 11 years…

March 4th, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC welterweight division was turned upside down over the weekend at UFC 235, as Kamaru Usman absolutely dominated Tyron Woodley to become the new titleholder at 170lbs. The odds had Usman listed as a sizeable underdog, but he proved the odds wrong as he absolutely dominated the fight from bell to bell and became…

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March 3rd, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC 235 took place Saturday, March 2, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The card was headlined by the best light heavyweight of all time, Jon Jones, defending his title against Anthony. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Jon Jones added another title defense…

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March 3rd, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC 235: Jones vs Smith Post-fight Press Conference live following the event. Official UFC 235 Results: Jon Jones def. Anthony Smith via unanimous decision (48-44, 48-44, 48-44) – Light Heavyweight Title Kamaru Usman def. Tyron Woodley via unanimous decision (50-44, 50-44, 50-45) – Welterweight Title Ben Askren def. Robbie Lawler via technical submission…

March 2nd, 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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March 2nd, 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. Here are the staff members who will be participating this year along with what they do to help our site: Adam Martin – MMAOB lead…

March 1st, 2019
Chris White

UFC 235 Props of Value Diego Sanchez vs Mickey Gall I’ve never really thought much of Mickey Gall. While only 27 years old and still time to grow we just haven’t seen him improve from within his MMA game. He does possess a great grappling background with a talented BJJ repertoire but other than that…

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March 1st, 2019
Kyle Marley

Big Marley’s UFC 235 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 Games =…

March 1st, 2019
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look ahead Jon Jones’ latest title defense as he faces Anthony Smith at UFC 235 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jon Jones (Record: 23-1-1, -800 Favorite, Fighter Grade: A++) The 31-year…

March 1st, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC 235: Jones vs Smith Ceremonial Weigh-in LIVE on Friday, March 1st. Official UFC 235 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) Jon Jones (205) vs. Anthony Smith (204.5) – Light Heavyweight Title Tyron Woodley (170) vs. Kamaru Usman (169) – Welterweight Title Ben Askren (170.5) vs. Robbie Lawler (170) Tecia Torres…

March 1st, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC is planning on booking an intriguing lightweight bout between top-15 wrestlers. My thoughts on that new matchup plus a couple new bouts added to Nashville in today’s MMA odds and ends. Kevin Lee vs. Gregor Gillespie, May UFC Event The UFC is targeting a lightweight bout between Kevin Lee and Gregor Gillespie to…

March 1st, 2019
Shaun Peterson

Back to back weeks The MMA Analysis has had special guests. This week we had one of the original hosts of the MMA Analysis Lance Fischel on. Before Lance jumped on the guys went over last weeks card with Thiago Santos getting one step closer to a title shot. With that out of the way…

February 28th, 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…

February 28th, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC has been busy announcing bouts for upcoming fight cards in recent weeks, and below are my thoughts on some of the newly-announced bouts for UFC Philadelphia and UFC Russia. Josh Emmett vs. Michael Johnson, UFC on ESPN 2 Featherweight contender Josh Emmett will return from a long layoff when he takes on Michael…

February 27th, 2019
James Lynch

At the beginning of every month, I feature my recurring “Veteran Watch” article, which takes a look at some notable veterans competing on the regional/overseas circuit. In this article, I recap how these veteran fighters fared in their respective bouts for the month of February. LFA 59 – Feb. 1 (Phoenix, Arizona) David Michaud def….

February 27th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC 237 takes place May 11 at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and numerous new bouts for this card have been revealed in the past week. We already knew the main event is a women’s UFC strawweight title fight between champion Rose Namajunas and challenger Jessica Andrade, but now we know some of…

February 26th, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC recently revealed the initial lineup for UFC on ESPN 3, which takes place April 27 at BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The rumored main event between middleweight sluggers Yoel Romero and Paulo Costa was not officially announced, but the UFC did confirm a previously-reported light heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Ion Cutelaba,…

February 25th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on ESPN+ 3 in Prague, Czech Republic. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Joel Alvarez vs. Damir Ismagulov Alvarez: Despite being very long for the weight class, he doesn’t use…

February 25th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC 235 takes place Saturday, March 2 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the bettings odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC 235 Opening Odds Jon Jones -800 Anthony Smith +500 Tyron Woodley -145 Kamaru Usman +105 Ben Askren -185 Robbie Lawler +145 Weili Zhang…

February 25th, 2019
Adam Martin.

The UFC has been extremely busy over the last week, announcing a number of new bouts for upcoming fight cards. One of those cards is UFC 236, which takes place April 13 at State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Check out my thoughts on the main event between Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier here, and…

February 24th, 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+ 3 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Magomed Ankalaev by Decision (+405) Magomed Ankalaev once…

February 23rd, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs Santos Post-fight Press Conference following the event! Official UFC on ESPN+ 3 Results: Thiago “Marreta” Santos def. Jan Blachowicz via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 0:39 Stefan Struve def. Marcos Rogerio de Lima via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2, 2:21 Michal Oleksiejczuk def. Gian Villante via knockout…

February 23rd, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC on ESPN+ 3 took place Saturday, February 23, 2019 in Prague, Czech Republic. The card was headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Jan Blachowicz and Thiago Santos. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won An even fight heading into round three, Thiago…

February 23rd, 2019
Adam Martin.

A bombshell dropped on the MMA world late Friday evening, when ESPN’s Brett Okamoto revealed that UFC president Dana White confirmed to him that there will be an interim lightweight title on the line at UFC 236. In one corner will be top lightweight contender Dustin Poirier, while in the other corner UFC featherweight champion…

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February 23rd, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that UFC 236 on April 13th will feature an interim middleweight title fight between top 185 pound contenders Kelvin Gastelum and Israel Adesanya. Gastelum (15-3, 1 no contest) most recently had his fight against middleweight champion Robert Whittaker cancelled at the last minute due to a hernia from Whittaker that…

February 23rd, 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. 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 23rd, 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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February 22nd, 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+ 3 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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February 22nd, 2019
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look ahead to the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 3 as Jan Blachowicz takes on Thiago Santos in a clash of top 10 light heavyweights. Jan Blachowicz (Record: 23-7,…

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February 22nd, 2019
Chris White

John Dodson vs Petr Yan Dodson has made his trend of losing fights based off of not enough volume and aggression. This fight falls on how much volume and pressure he puts on Yan himself. If he allows Yan to dictate the pace, walk him down, and outland him in volume and significant strikes then…

February 22nd, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Watch the UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs Santos Ceremonial Weigh-in on Friday, February 22nd. Official UFC on ESPN+ 3 Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 2 p.m. ET) Jan Blachowicz (205) vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos (204) Marcos Rogerio de Lima (255) vs. Stefan Struve (263) Michal Oleksiejczuk (204) vs. Gian Villante (206) Liz Carmouche (125) vs….

February 22nd, 2019
Adam Martin.

This week, UFC Fight Night 150 was officially announced and the event will take place May 4 at Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. In addition to announcing the card, a number of bouts have been revealed, and here they are below along with my initial thoughts on them. Derek Brunson vs. Elias Theodorou,…

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February 22nd, 2019
Adam Martin.

Bellator 217 takes place Saturday, February 23 at 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the odds for the main card, and here they are. Bellator 217 Opening Odds Reactions James Gallagher -475 Steven Graham +325 Peter Queally -460 Myles Price +320 Richie Smullen -350 Adam Gustab +250 Charlie Ward -300 Jamie…

February 22nd, 2019
James Lynch

LFA 61 takes place at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota on Friday (Feb. 22, 2019) at 10pm ET live on AXS TV. Middleweight champion Brendan Allen makes the first defense of his title against Moses Murrietta. Allen (10-3) captured the vacant middleweight title – left by UFC middleweight Ian Heinisch – after…

February 21st, 2019
Adam Martin.

Former UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is in talks with the world’s leading MMA promotion about a new contract, according to her agent Audie Attar, who spoke to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on his MMA show. Cyborg has one fight left on her contract following her shocking KO loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 232,…

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February 21st, 2019
Shaun Peterson

The MMA Analysis is back with special guest Bradley Trollchuk this week. The guys touched on GSP allegedly retiring and then went over last weekends UFC card which culminated in Francis Hawgannou getting a 26 second KO finish of Cain Velasquez. After that the guys previewed this weekend UFC card which is headlined by Thiago…

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February 21st, 2019
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Grozny born, Austrian trained lightweight Ismail Naurdiev as he takes on Brazilian veteran Michel Prazeres at UFC on ESPN+ 3 in Prague, Czech Republic. Ismail Naurdiev Hometown: Salzburg, Austria Age: 22 Height: 6’0” Reach:…