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January 2nd, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Las Vegas, NV last Friday night (December 30, 2016) with UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey. It was a less than stellar night of action that saw only three of 10 bouts end inside the distance. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for ‘Performance of the…

February 17th, 2016
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 at UFC Fight Night 83 preliminary headliner pitting welterweight Alex Garcia against Sean Strickland. Both fighters are coming off July 2015 victories against veteran opposition. This is an important…

July 7th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 189 is a three-round welterweight bout between Alex Garcia and Mike Swick. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Garcia is a -400 favorite (bet $400 to win $100) while Swick is a +325 underdog (bet $100 to win $325). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Garcia at…

August 23rd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

One down, one to go. With UFC Fight Night 48 already in the books from Saturday morning, the scene shifts to Tulsa, Oklahoma at night for UFC Fight Night 49. While the top two fights on the card stand out, the quality is pretty consistent from bouts three through eleven. That’s going to be a…

August 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 49 welterweight Neil Magny as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Alex Garcia this Saturday (August 23, 2014) at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The lanky 170-pounder knows he has to weather the early storm from Garcia, and if he makes the prospect…

July 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a couple of new bouts in the last 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on them. Jerrod Sanders vs. Yosdenis Cedeno, UFC Fight Night 45 Due to an injury to Leo Kuntz, Jerrod Sanders has been signed and will made his UFC debut against Yosdenis…

December 9th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 33 turned out to be one of the absolute craziest events of the year, with a number of fights and outcomes that absolutely no one expected. For today’s Odds and Ends, I’ve looked through the list of props from last Friday night’s event and found five of them that hit big. So…

December 5th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 33 Date: December 6, 2013 Arena: Brisbane Entertainment Centre City: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia The UFC Fight Night 33 preliminary card will be live on Facebook starting 6:30 pm ET, and will move on to FOX Sports 2 at 7 pm ET. If interested in wagering on my recommended parlay, or any other…

December 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The very first fight of the night at UFC Fight Night 33 is a welterweight matchup pitting UFC newcomer Alex Garcia against TUF Smashes vet Ben Wall. The current betting line for the matchup at 5Dimes Sportsbook sees Garcia as a -535 favorite (bet $535 to win $100) while the comeback on Wall is +420 (bet…

December 4th, 2013
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas today opened up the remaining betting lines for UFC Fight Night 33 at 5Dimes Sportsbook, and in my opinion there are a lot of lines to jump on as far as bets go. Below, I’ll give my thoughts on all the new lines on the board, and what I’m liking for…