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September 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim headlines UFC Fight Night 99 in Ireland UFC officials announced Thursday that a welterweight matchup between  Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim will headline the UFC’s return to Ireland. Nelson (15-2-1) heads into this match up off a bonus-winning victory over Albert Tumenov at UFC Fight Night 87 back in May….

March 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Heavyweight Matt Mitrione signs with Bellator MMA  Bellator officials confirmed Monday that former UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione has signed an exclusive four-fight contract with Bellator MMA. Mitrione (9-5) made it to the quarterfinals on Season 10 of The Ultimate Fighter despite having no pro-MMA bouts prior to entering the competition. The 37-year old former NFL…

January 27th, 2016
James Lynch

Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson headline UFC 196, which now airs on FOX Sports 1 With injuries to headliners Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum, the UFC announced Wednesday that the UFC 196 PPV has been moved to FS1. In addition, welterweights Johny Hendricks and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson have been elevated to the main event, which will be…

June 18th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 69 is a three-round lightweight bout between Mairbeck Taisumov and Alan Patrick. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Taisumov is a -170 favorite (bet $170 to win $100) while Patrick is a +140 underdog (bet $100 to win $140). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Taisumov…

April 3rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two more bouts were added to UFC Fight Night 69, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on both of them. Mairbeck Taisumov vs. Alan Patrick, UFC Fight Night 69 A lightweight matchup between Mairbeck Taisumov and Alan Patrick is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 69, which is set…

September 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the last few days and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on them. Alan Patrick vs. Beneil Dariush, UFC 179 A lightweight bout between Alan Patrick and Beneil Dariush was added to UFC 179, which takes place October 25 at Ginásio do…

April 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC yesterday officially announced a new lightweight bout for their upcoming Fight Night card in San Antonio, and another bout between two lightweights is close to being official, according to one of the fighters involved with it. And for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my quick thoughts on both. Frank Trevino vs….

February 8th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Sorry for the delay on this one, but as promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC 169 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger got back on track with another winning night. Part one is…

February 1st, 2014
Brian Hemminger

UFC 169 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ Premium bets do? Thankfully, we got back to our winning ways. Premium went 2-1 and profited 3.9 units overall. Full results below. Premium UFC 169: 2-1, +3.9 units Wins: 2u: Nick Catone (+150), 3u: Alan Patrick (+130) Losses: 3u: Tony Martin (+210) Free play: none Total on…

February 1st, 2014
Jason Nawara

The UFC shares the limelight with the Super Bowl this weekend, as UFC 169 comes to us from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The main card is stacked and the prelims are looking pretty solid too, with some especially big up-and=coming international names. In the FOX Sports 1 preliminary main event, we get…

February 1st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 169 Date: February 1, 2014 Arena: Prudential Center City: Newark, NJ Lightweight bout: John “The Bull” Makdessi (-155) and Alan Patrick (+135) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 169 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will feature a lightweight contest between a Canadian and a Brazilian, when John “The Bull” Makdessi takes on the undefeated Alan…

December 11th, 2013
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced by the promotion yesterday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my initial thoughts on all of them. Ian McCall vs. Brad Pickett, UFC London In what should be a “Fight of the Night” candidate at UFC London, Ian McCall will fight Brad Pickett, who is…

September 2nd, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today announced that lightweights “Stormin’” Norman Parke and Jon Tuck have agreed to face off against one another at UFC Manchester, making this an all-international affair in every sense of the word. I actually really dig this matchup and I think it should be one a hell of a fight, for however long…