Amanda Nunes

December 30th, 2018
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin are back to recap UFC 232.  Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy If you would like to support the podcast, considering making a purchase on Amazon through our affiliate link here. Amazon will give us a small kickback for anything your purchase during your visit. Watch today’s…

December 29th, 2018
Staff

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 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 38 events thus far, we’ve had quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

December 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 232 takes place December 29 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened the full odds for the card, and here they are. UFC 232 Opening Odds Jon Jones -190 Alexander Gustafsson +150 Cris Cyborg -280 Amanda Nunes +200 Michael Chiesa -165 Carlos Condit +135 Ilir Latifi -180 Corey Anderson…

January 3rd, 2017
Jay Primetown

With UFC 207 behind us, there were many noteworthy performances which saw fighters’ stock rise. Jay Primetown takes a look at the key performers and what’s next for them. TJ Dillashaw Overview: Having previously lost to former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, Dillashaw needed to put on a dominant performance to convince the UFC brass that he…

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…

January 2nd, 2017
Matty

UFC 207: Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey Fight Recap UFC 207: Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt Video Highlights UFC 207: TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker Video Highlights UFC 207: Post-Fight Show with Dana White

January 1st, 2017
Brad Taschuk

We had to wait until after UFC 207 for this one, as there were a couple of fighters still in consideration for the award who were competing on the UFC’s year-end card. Amanda Nunes put her stamp on an impressive 2016 with a first round stoppage of Ronda Rousey, while Cody Garbrandt completed his ascendence…

December 31st, 2016
Brad Taschuk

The final UFC event of the year is in the books, and it was a big one. With Ronda Rousey finally returning in a bid to recapture her bantamweight title from Amanda Nunes, to the latest chapter in the Dominick Cruz-Team Alpha Male blood feud, there were plenty of stories at the top of the…

December 30th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 207: Nunes vs Rousey Date: December 30, 2016 Arena: T-Mobile Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Women’s Bantamweight title bout: Amanda Nunes (+130) vs Ronda Rousey (-140) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC 207 will be a former champ versus current champ matchup between former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey and the…

December 28th, 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 the main event of UFC 207, as Ronda Rousey returns to the Octagon for the first time in over one year to challenge Amanda Nunes for the women’s…

December 27th, 2016
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 Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC 207 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…

December 26th, 2016
Gabe Killian

She’s back! Former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey returns from an extended year-long layoff to challenge current champ Amanda “Lionheart” Nunes for the 135-pound gold. The matchup will take place in the main event of the evening for UFC 207 in Las Vegas this Friday (December 30th, 2016). The UFC 207 fight card is…

December 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict champion Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey women’s bantamweight matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who. Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson – UFC welterweight – 00:00:09 Marion Reneau – UFC women’s bantamweight – 00:00:55 Amanda Bobby Cooper – UFC women’s bantamweight – 00:01:12 Peter & Max Barrett – Cage Titans 155er /…

December 17th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

The latter half of 2016 has seen the UFC put together some impressive cards. From the Conor McGregor/Nate Diaz rematch at UFC 202, to the debut of the Octagon in Madison Square Garden at UFC 205. Even last weekend’s UFC 206 card, which paled in comparison to some others, resulted in perhaps the most entertaining…

November 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

Ronda Rousey says UFC 207 “Definitely one of [her] last fights” On an appearance Tuesday on “Ellen”, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hinted at a possible retirement in the near future. “I’m wrapping it up, This is definitely one of my last fights. Everyone better watch because the show isn’t going to be around…

October 13th, 2016
James Lynch

Ronda Rousey vs. Amanda Nunes set for UFC 207 UFC President Dana White announced Wednesday on “The Herd” with Colin Cowherd on FS1 that former women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will return at UFC 207 against current champion Amanda Nunes. In addition our own Nick Kalikas released the opening line for the championship matchup via ESPN.  Rousey…

October 12th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Date: December 30, 2016 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Venue: T-Mobile Arena Broadcast: PPV After over a year away from the sport, mixed martial arts superstar Ronda Rousey will return to action this December 30 when she challenges current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes for the title in the main event of UFC 207. The last time we saw…

July 1st, 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 one of the three championship fights at UFC 200 as Miesha Tate puts her bantamweight championship on the line against Brazilian Amanda Nunes.   Amanda Nunes (Record: 12-4,…

May 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

Michelle Ingels and Paulina Indara of Perfecting Athletes® talk about the safe way of weight cutting in MMA during a “1 on 2” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Michelle & Paulina also talk about how they came together to form Perfecting Athletes®, some of the major mistakes in weight cutting and their work with clients like Chris…

April 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Miesha Tate defends women’s bantamweight title at UFC 200 against Amanda Nunes As announced on “UFC Tonight” Wednesday evening, newly crowned women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate defends her title against Amanda Nunes. Tate (18-5) captured the bantamweight title with a late submission finish over Holly Holm at UFC 196. Nunes (11-4) also fought on that event,…

March 4th, 2016
Mike James

Kicking off UFC 196’s main card is a women’s bantamweight match-up between #4 ranked Amanda “The Lioness” Nunes and #10 ranked Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko. Nunes has won four out of her five UFC fights and is on the verge of earning a title shot in the bantamweight division. Shevchenko, meanwhile, earned a decision win over…

January 29th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC’s debut in Croatia features Gonzaga vs. Magomedov, Pokrajac vs. Blachowicz and more  UFC officials announced Thursday that a heavyweight matchup has been added to UFC Fight Night 86 pitting  Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Ruslan Magomedov Gonzaga (17-10) snapped his three-fight losing streak in his last bout, earning a decision over Konstantin Erokhin in a lacklustre affair. The former…

September 8th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The UFC’s heavyweight division is stuck once again, and this time Cain Velasquez isn’t the culprit. The oft-injured former champ is still slated to rematch Fabricio Werdum in an attempt to regain his title, but Werdum has told Dana White that he won’t be ready to fight until March. There has been no reason given…

August 9th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 73 took place last night (August 8, 2015) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Overall the card featured a number of exciting finishes but unfortunately all of that was overshadowed by a controversial decision in the evenings co-main event. From a betting perspective, nine favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes…

August 7th, 2015
Mike James

The main card of UFC Fight Night 73 features a women’s bantamweight contest between two top 10 fighters, Sara McMann and Amanda Nunes. McMann, the #4 ranked fighter in the division, is coming off a decision loss to Miesha Tate in January. That fight was especially troubling for Sara, as she dominated the first round but…

June 9th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC fights were booked on Monday, and for Tuesday’s MMA Odds and Ends I will give my thoughts on each bout. Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder, UFC on FOX 16 Due to an injury to Myles Jury, Edson Barboza will now take on short-notice replacement Paul Felder at UFC on FOX…

March 22nd, 2015
Brad Taschuk

UFC Fight Night 62 ended up being a throwback to some of the early Brazilian events in terms of the sheer dominance of the hometown fighters. The 12-fight event featured 10 bouts with Brazilians taking on foreigners, and the locals won 9 of those bouts. Only Christos Giagos was able to head back home from…

March 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 62 is a  three-round women’s bantamweight bout between Shayna Baszler and Amanda Nunes. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Nunes is a -420 favorite (bet $420 to win $100) while Baszler is a +335 underdog (bet $100 to win $335). MMA oddsmaker…

January 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new bouts in the past 24 hours. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each: Jared Rosholt vs. Josh Copeland, UFC 185 A heavyweight bout between Jared Rosholt and Josh Copeland is the latest addition to UFC 185, which is set for March 14 at American Airlines Arena…

September 26th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 178 Date: September 27, 2014 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV UFC 178 will be live on Pay Per View this Saturday at 10pm ET with a five-fight main card, with televised preliminary action kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX Sports 1. Interested in wagering on these plays, or any…

April 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Sarah Kaufman’s desire to fight in front of her Canadian fans is no longer in doubt. Earlier this week it was announced that Kaufman’s original opponent for April 16’s TUF Nations Finale, Shayna Baszler, was forced to pull out of the fight with injury. The UFC’s Twitter account posted the news with a note asking…

November 6th, 2013
Gabe Killian

The UFC Fight for the Troops 3 preliminary card will be live on Facebook/YouTube, and then Fox Sports 1 starting at 3 p.m. ET later today (Nov. 6, 2013). You can bet on these and all fights at 5Dimes Sportsbooks. Here are some last minute free plays on the prelims: Bantamweight bout: Francisco Rivera (-130) vs…

September 10th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Bellator welterweight Matt Riddle last night announced his retirement from mixed martial arts on Twitter, citing the fact that a broken rib will keep him out of his scheduled fight on Sept. 20 and that, since Bellator can’t give him a fight for the rest of 2013, he can’t afford to keep fighting. This news…

August 3rd, 2013
Jason Nawara

The HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro plays host to UFC 163 this weekend, and the under card has a few recognizable names and Brazilian stars to lead into the main card. In the FX main event is BJJ ace Vinny Magalhaes (10-6) who is fresh off an extremely disappointing loss to Phil Davis earlier…

July 13th, 2013
Jason Nawara

Invicta FC is back, and after five incredibly entertaining shows, it could be said that this is the biggest and best card Shannon Knapp and company have ever put on. Invicta 6 has it all, title fights, number one contender fights, and great talent from top to bottom. It all goes down at 9PM EST…