anthony njokuani

June 28th, 2016
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 recap how these veteran fighters fared in their respective bouts for the month of June.   June 3rd –  Absolute Championship Berkut 40: Battleground (Krasnodar,…

May 30th, 2016
James Lynch

When fighters are given their release from a major North American MMA promotion like the UFC, Bellator or WSOF – unless they’re a major star – they often fall into obscurity on the regional/overseas circuit unless they rack up a few wins and end up signing with one of the aforementioned promotions. In this regular feature for…

June 29th, 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 fared in their respective bouts for the month of June.   June 4th – KOTC: Awakening (Worley, Idaho) Trevor…

May 27th, 2015
James Lynch

When fighters are given their release from a major North American MMA promotion like the UFC, Bellator, WSOF or Titan – unless they’re a major star – they often fall into obscurity on the regional/overseas circuit unless they rack up a few wins and end up signing with one of the aforementioned promotions. In this…

February 13th, 2015
Gabe Killian

Legacy FC 38 Date: February 13, 2015 Arena: Allen Event Center City: Allen, TX Legacy Fighting Championship returns tonight from Allen, TX with Legacy FC 38. The card features an entirety of 10-bouts and action will get underway at 6pm ET on AXS TV. If interested in wagering on this card, these lines will be…

February 9th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Legacy FC 38 lightweight Anthony Njokuani as he prepares for his upcoming main event tomorrow night (Friday, February 13th, 2015) against David Burrow at the Allen Event Center in Allen, Texas. The former WEC standout and UFC veteran is hoping to get another opportunity at the biggest show of them…

February 9th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Sandwiched in between UFC, Bellator, and WSOF cards this week, Legacy FC offers another card from the Lone Star state which will air on AXS TV. While none of the promotion’s titles are on the line on Friday night, there is a nice mix of veterans and prospects on this card, and it should result…

January 28th, 2015
James Lynch

When fighters are given their release from a major North American MMA promotion like the UFC, Bellator, WSOF or Titan – unless they’re a major star – they often fall into obscurity on the regional/overseas circuit unless they rack up a few wins and end up signing with one of the aforementioned promotions. In this…

September 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the past 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll guide you through all of them. Daron Cruickshank vs. Anthony Njokuani, UFC Fight Night 54 The UFC announced a lightweight bout between strikers Daron Cruickshank and Anthony Njokuani will take place at UFC Fight…

May 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 173 is a three-round lightweight bout between Anthony “The Assassin” Njokunai and Vinc “From Hell” Pichel. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Njokuani as a -225 favorite (bet $225 to win $100) while Pichel is a +205 underdog (bet $100 to win $205). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

May 23rd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 173 lightweight Anthony Njokuani as he prepares for his preliminary card bout this Saturday (May 24, 2014) against Vinc Pichel at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented lightweight veteran expects to have a striking advantage heading into this bout, and he hopes his…

September 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Injuries have wrecked havoc on two future UFC fight matchups, although, thankfully, you should know right away neither of them are significant bouts. The first injury came to Antonio Braga Neto, who has been pulled from his upcoming bout against Derek Brunson at UFC Fight For The Troops 3 with an injury. In Braga Neto’s…

August 9th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today added three new fights to UFC Manchester, including a light heavyweight match between Jimi Manuwa and Ryan Jimmo. The other new fights for UFC Fight Night 30 are: a lightweight bout between Paul Taylor and Anthony Njokuani and a flyweight fight between John Lineker and Phil Harris. Let’s break down the fights…

April 19th, 2013
Frank Trigg

Anthony Njokuani has proven to be one of the most exciting strikers in the Lightweight division during his time in both the WEC and UFC. He will be looking to get back on track and add to his 8 career KOs this Saturday, as he takes on the debuting Roger Bowling at UFC on FOX…