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June 28th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

LFA 70 takes place at The Sylvee in Madison, Wisconsin on Friday (June 28, 2019) at 9 p.m. ET live on AXS TV. Heavyweights Renan Ferreira and Brett Martin are slated to duke it out in the main event. A native of Brazil, Ferreira (5-1) is making both his LFA and his United States debut….

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June 28th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Titan FC 55 takes place at Xtreme Action Park in Fort Lauderdale, Florida tonight (Friday, June 28, 2019) at 8 p.m. (ET) live on UFC Fight Pass. The flyweight will be on the line in the main event. In the main event, champion Juan Puerta takes on Claudio Ledesma for the 125-pound belt. Puerta (16-6) …

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June 28th, 2019
Shaun Peterson

With all the hosts having a busy week, Shaun and Wes threw together a show at the last minute going over last weeks card including the Korean Zombie’s impressive 1st round KO of Renato Moicano. After that they broke down this weekend’s UFC on ESPN card headlined by the Hawg vs Junior Dos Santos. Listen…

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June 27th, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the main event of UFC on ESPN 3, a five-round heavyweight bout between Francis Ngannou and Junior dos Santos. The event takes place this Saturday, June 29 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Francis Ngannou (-245) Ngannou (13-3) is 8-2 overall in the UFC. The…

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June 26th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on ESPN+ 12 in Greenville, South Carolina. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com. Eric Spicely vs. Deron Winn Spicely: He had a significant size advantage in this fight and was…

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June 26th, 2019
Pig Lord

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…

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June 25th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series Season 3 Episode 2 took place Tuesday, June 25, 2019.The card was headlined by a light heavyweight fight between Alton Cunningham and Tony Johnson. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Justin Gonzalez continued his undefeated run as…

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June 25th, 2019
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Contender Series takes place Tuesday, June 25 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series 18 Opening Odds Alton Cunningham -350 Tony Johnson +250 Justin Gonzales -305 Zach Zane +225 Kyle Daukaus -265…

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June 25th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC on ESPN 3 takes place Saturday, June 29 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC on ESPN 3 Opening Odds Francis Ngannou -230 Junior Dos Santos +170 Demian Maia -195 Anthony Rocco Martin +155 Joseph Benavidez -165…

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June 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+ 12 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Randy Brown by Knockout (+900) Randy Brown was…

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June 23rd, 2019
Jay Primetown

UFC on ESPN+ 12 took place Saturday, June 22, 2019 in Greenville, South Carolina. The card was headlined by a top ten featherweight bout between Chan Sung Jung and Renato Moicano. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won In an entertaining fight, Andre Ewell…

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June 23rd, 2019
Brad Wharton

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series returned with a bang this week. Now in its third season, the show follows in the footsteps of ‘Lookin’ For A Fight’ as an introductory platform to the UFC for regional standouts looking to get ahead of the pack. Even more so than White’s previous vehicle, DWTNCS is the…

June 22nd, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Chan Sung Jung, aka “The Korean Zombie,” talks with Michael Bisping after his impressive first round finish in the main event at Fight Night Greenville. Official UFC on ESPN+ 12 Results: Chan Sung Jung def. Renato Moicano via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:58 Randy Brown def. Bryan Barberena via TKO (punches) – Round 3, 2:54…

June 22nd, 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 18 events thus far in 2019, Nick Kalikas and Brad Taschuk are tied for first place with an overall picks score of 145-78 (65.0%)….

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June 22nd, 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,…

June 22nd, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

Check out the official GLORY 66 Paris Weigh-Ins Video and Opening Betting Odds below! GLORY Kickboxing 66: PARIS June 22, 2019 Zenith Paris – Paris, France Sat, Jun 22, 2019 1:00PM ET GLORY Welterweight Title Alim Nabiev +150 Cedric Doumbe -190 GLORY Super Bantamweight Title Sofia Olofsson +500 Anissa Meksen -900 GLORY Light Heavyweight Title…

June 21st, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Combate Americas recently held its 40th event in Hidalgo, Texas on Friday. Here are the betting results of the primary fights, as explained by MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas. In the main event, Palacios closed -816 with Cooper Gibson closing +461. Gibson looked strong from the beginning, holding his own on the feet and then working…

June 21st, 2019
MMA OddsBreaker

The stars of Fight Night Greenville faced off after weighing in on Friday morning. Official UFC on ESPN+ 12 Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 7 p.m. ET) Renato Moicano (146) vs. Chan Sung Jung (146) Bryan Barberena (170) vs. Randy Brown (170.5) Montana De La Rosa (126) vs. Andrea Lee (125) Alessio Di Chirico (186)…

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June 21st, 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+ 12 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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June 21st, 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 =…

UFC Fight Night 154, UFC Fight Night 154 Odds, Renato Moicano, Chan Sung Jung, The Korean Zombie, UFC Greenville, UFC Greenville Odds
June 21st, 2019
Adam Martin.

MMAOB staff writer Adam Martin takes a deeper look at the main event of UFC Fight Night 154, a five-round featherweight bout between Renato Moicano and Chan Sung Jung. The event takes place this Saturday, June 22 at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina. Renato Moicano (-210) Moicano (13-2-1) is 30-years-old and is…

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June 21st, 2019
Shaun Peterson

With the Dana White Contender Series starting back up there was plenty to talk about with regards to a fighter getting snubbed as well as the overall quality of the event. The guys then reviewed UFC 238 as there wasn’t a UFC event last week. With the recent UFC events out of the way, the…

June 20th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

The World Armwrestling League is hosting the Supermatch Showdown Series 503 event tonight (June 20, 2019) at The National in Richmond, Virginia. The featured match-up is a battle of two of the world’s best when Michael Todd takes on Dave Chaffee for the heavyweight title. More information on the event can be found on the…

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June 20th, 2019
Adam Martin.

Bellator London takes place Saturday, June 22 at SSE Arena in London, England. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the main card, and here they are. Bellator London Opening Odds Gegard Mousasi -405 Rafael Lovato Jr. +285 Paul Daley -245 Erick Silva +175 James Gallagher -750 Jeremiah Labiano +450 And here…

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June 19th, 2019
Jay Primetown

Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series Season 3 Episode 1 took place Tuesday, June 18, 2019.The card was headlined by a middleweight fight between Jamie Pickett and Punahele Soriano. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Punahele Soriano landed big shots on the feet,…

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June 19th, 2019
Chris White

Chan Sung Jung vs Renato Moicano Moicano is returning off his first TKO loss against no doubt his toughest opponent to date in the former featherweight champion Jose Aldo. I felt he gave Aldo too much respect and probably could’ve given him a tougher fight. He’s looking to rebound this weekend against the ever so…

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June 18th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

Hispanic MMA promotion Combate Americas hosts the event Combate 40 at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas on Friday, June 21, 2019 at  9 p.m. ET live on DAZN, with prelims streamed live on Facebook. The main event of the 9-bout card features a featherweight matchup between Ricky Palacios and Cooper Gibson. Palacios (11-1)…

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June 18th, 2019
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 154 takes place Saturday, June 22 at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 154 Opening Odds Renato Moicano -120 Chan Sung Jung -120 John Lineker -270 Rob Font +190 Bryan…

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June 17th, 2019
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Contender Series takes place Tuesday, June 18 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series Opening Odds Punahele Soriano -300 Jamie Pickett +250 Hannah Goldy -180 Kali Robbins +155 Brendan Loughnane -110 Bill…

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June 16th, 2019
Brian Hemminger

With UFC 238 taking place a week ago and Bellator 222 taking place this past weekend, the time was right to update the MMAOddsBreaker fighter rankings, which will be updated regularly moving forward. I will show how far up  or down  a fighter has moved, as well as whether a fighter had previously not been in the…

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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…