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October 24th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of new bouts have been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 140 card, which goes down Saturday, November 17 at Estadio Mary Teran de Weiss in Beunos Aries, Argentina, and I’ll give my thoughts on these new matchups in today’s MMA odds and ends. Darren Elkins vs. Ricardo Lamas, UFC Fight Night…

January 25th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at flyweight Alexandre Pantoja as he makes his UFC debut against fellow flyweight debutant Eric Shelton at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver, Colorado. Alexandre Pantoja Hometown: Arraial do Cabo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Age:…

November 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Bryan Caraway vs. Jimmie Rivera in the works for UFC Fight Night 103  Our very own Gabe Killian broke the news Tuesday that bantamweights Bryan Caraway and Jimmie Rivera are set to clash in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix. Caraway (21-7) heads into the matchup off back-to-back wins against Eddie Wineland…

June 2nd, 2015
James Lynch

At the beginning of every month on MMAOddsBreaker 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 have a recap how these veteran fighters faired in their respective bouts for the month of April.   May 2nd – KOTC– Tribal Spirit OC…

May 8th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Friday marks an historic night for AXS TV, as for the first time in the network’s history two promotions will come together to put on a supercard of sorts, with three different belts on the line at the top of the card. The headliner pits the first AXS TV superfight title at stake in the…

February 8th, 2015
Gabe Killian

When John Lineker weighed in four pounds overweight for his UFC 183 bout against Ian McCall, he gave up the right to compete for the UFC Flyweight title, should he defeat his opponent. After losing a one-sided first round, the Brazilian hurt “Uncle Creepy” in the second, and while he didn’t score the knockout finish,…

September 16th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

There’s a reason this column is coming out on Tuesday rather than its normal Monday spot. This past weekend had an absurd amount of MMA action, both notable and obscure. There were five cards with lined bouts — normally a good indication of the level an event is at — and a ton more with…

September 10th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

AXS TV Fights returns to the airwaves on Friday night with RFA 18, the latest offering from one of the best developmental organizations in MMA. Ed Soares’ promotion will see a title fight in the flyweight division and the return of two notable veterans in the bantamweight division. Matt Manzanares puts his 125lb title on…

September 10th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Today (Sept. 12, 2014), in the midst of a busy combat sports weekend, Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) will be heading to New Mexico for RFA 18. The top of the card heavily features the lower weight divisions, as the promotion’s flyweight title will be on the line in the main event, while an intriguing (and…