bellator interview

November 5th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 145 lightweight David Rickels as he prepares for his upcoming main card rematch this Friday night (November 7, 2015) against Michael Chandler at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The current Bellator champion has expressed his discontent with how he’s been promoted since gaining gold, and he plans on testing the market…

November 5th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 145 lightweight Will Brooks as he prepares for his upcoming main card title fight this Friday night (November 7, 2015) against Marcin Held at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The current Bellator champion has expressed his discontent with how he’s been promoted since gaining gold, and he plans on testing the…

November 4th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 145 lightweight Michael Chandler as he prepares for his upcoming main card rematch this Friday night (November 7, 2015) against David Rickels at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The former Bellator champion has faced Rickels before and he doesn’t expect the fight to go much differently this time around: “As respectful…

November 4th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 145 featherweight Daniel Straus as he prepares for his upcoming main event title fight this Friday night (November 7, 2015) against Patricio Pitbull at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The former Bellator champion has faced Pitbull twice before and he knows exactly what to expect from the…

September 24th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 143 heavyweight Chase Gormley as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout this Friday night (September 25, 2015) against Dan Charles at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The UFC veteran seemingly has no interest in returning to the world’s biggest promotion at this point, and would rather continue to develop his…

September 23rd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 143 light heavyweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout this Friday night (September 25, 2015) against Kendall Grove at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The longtime veteran has a history of getting in wild, sloppy brawls, but he feels he needs to step up the technique if…

September 22nd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 143 bantamweight Joe Warren as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout this Friday night (September 25, 2015) against LC Davis at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The former Bellator featherweight and bantamweight champion has been dealing with some serious financial distractions in advance of this upcoming main event: “My family’s in desperate…

September 21st, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 143 bantamweight LC Davis as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout this Friday night (September 25, 2015) against Joe Warren at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The former WEC standout has turned his career around with a recent resurgence, and he feels he has the tools to outperform Warren come Friday…

September 19th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 142 lightweight Mike Bronzoulis as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout tonight (September 19, 2015) against Josh Thomson at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The former finalist of Fight Master is currently riding a three-fight winning streak and he feels he’s plenty prepared to shock the world tonight:…

September 18th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 142 light heavyweight “King Mo” Lawal as he prepares for his upcoming single night tournament this Saturday night (September 19, 2015) beginning with a bout against Linton Vassell at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion discussed how he plans on dealing with a significantly larger opponent…

September 18th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 142 light heavyweight Liam McGeary as he prepares for his upcoming main event title defense this Saturday night (September 19, 2015) against Tito Ortiz at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The current Bellator light heavyweight champion discussed how he’s handling the increased media scrutiny and hype as he enters a fight…

September 16th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 142 light heavyweight Tito Ortiz as he prepares for his upcoming main event title fight this Saturday night (September 19, 2015) against Liam McGeary at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The former UFC light heavyweight champion and Hall of Famer wasn’t afraid to mince words when discussing…

August 28th, 2015
Gabe Killian

MMAOddsBreaker’s Gabe Killian connected with Bellator featherweight AJ McKee for a quick Q&A following the weigh-ins for Bellator 141. MMAOB: You made your professional mixed martial arts debut under the Bellator banner four months ago and finished your opponent in two minutes. For your second outing, you’re getting a step up in competition in the…

August 28th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 141 lightweight Brent Primus as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout tonight (August 28, 2015) against Derek Anderson at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The undefeated submission specialist has not yet left the first round in his professional mixed martial arts career and he feels he’ll be knocking…

August 27th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 141 heavyweight Lorenzo Hood as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Friday night (August 28, 2015) against Raphael Butler at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The former semi-pro football player feels he has a unique set of skills due to his elite athleticism in the heavyweight…

August 27th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 141 lightweight Saad Awad as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event this Friday night (August 28, 2015) against Patricky Pitbull at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The former tournament finalist feels that now is his time and he’s at his peak both physically and technically to the point…

May 15th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 137 light heavyweight Virgil Zwicker as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout tonight (May 15, 2015) against Razak Al-Hassan at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The longtime veteran has a ton of confidence in himself and he feels that mental toughness will help put…

May 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 137 middleweight Kendall Grove as he prepares for his upcoming main event title bout this Friday night (May 15, 2015) against champion Brandon Halsey at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The former Ultimate Fighter winner has been there and done that in his MMA career and…

May 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 137 bantamweight Mike Richman as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Friday night (May 15, 2015) against former champion Eduardo Dantas at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The talented striker has become a serious contender at bantamweight since dropping down to the weight…

April 9th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 136 middleweight Joe Schilling as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Friday night (April 10, 2015) against Rafael Carvalho at the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California. The talented kickboxer is taking this transition to mixed martial arts seriously and he doesn’t feel anyone will have a…

April 8th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 136 lightweight Will Brooks about his upcoming main event title bout this Friday night (April 10, 2015) against Dave Jansen at the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California. The current champion was surprised to hear his upcoming opponent expects to knock him out, and he had a very entertaining…

April 8th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 136 lightweight Dave Jansen about his upcoming main event title bout this Friday night ( April 10, 2015) against champion Will Brooks at the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California. The current number one contender is very happy to see new management in charge of Bellator after revealing some…

March 26th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 135 lightweight Ryan Couture about his upcoming main card fight this Friday night (March 27, 2015) against Dakota Cochrane at the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The talented son of UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture expects a stern test against the former Ultimate Fighter season 15 fighter,…

March 25th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 135 bantamweight LC Davis about his upcoming co-main event fight this Friday night (March 27, 2015) against Hideo Tokoro at the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The long-time WEC veteran knows he’ll be in the Bellator title mix with an impressive performance, and he doesn’t plan on allowing…

March 25th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 135 bantamweight Joe Warren about his upcoming main event title fight this Friday night (March 27, 2015) against Marcos Galvao at the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The current Bellator bantamweight champion is looking to defend his title for the first time, and he hopes to finish Galvao…

February 27th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 134 heavyweight King Mo Lawal about his upcoming main card bout tonight (February 27, 2015) against Cheick Kongo at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion expects a tough task as he steps up in weight against the heavier, taller and longer Kongo:…

February 26th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 134 light heavyweight Liam McGeary about his upcoming main event title bout this Friday night (February 27, 2015) against champion Emanuel Newton at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The talented UK fighter holds a spotless record overall and he expects to be more than prepared for the…

January 16th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 133 welterweight Fernando Gonzalez as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Marius Zaromskis tonight (January 16, 2015) at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The talented Team Quest member is on a roll in Bellator, but many fans aren’t familiar with him just yet….

January 15th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 133 light heavyweight Virgil Zwicker as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Houston Alexander this Friday (January 16, 2015) at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The last time these two men faced each other, it was a close battle which resulted in a…

January 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 133 featherweight Bubba Jenkins as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Georgi Karakhanyan this Friday (January 16, 2015) at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The former All-American wrestler out of Penn State has trained with Karakhanyan in the past, but he expects to be…

January 14th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

With all the negative stereotypes being reinforced lately following UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones’ positive drug test for cocaine metabolytes and subsequent one-day stint in rehab, sometimes we just need to hear a feel-good story. With Jones, we’ve seen a man who tried to be a role model, but instead just can’t seem to…

January 11th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 133 featherweight Georgi Karakhanyan as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Bubba Jenkins this Friday (January 16, 2015) at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The former World Series of Fighting featherweight champion is looking to start anew in his second stint with Bellator…

November 15th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 131 featherweight Mike Richman as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Nam Phan tonight (November 15, 2014) at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The talented striker knows Phan is durable but that won’t stop him from trying to connect as much as…

November 15th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 131 middleweight Joe Schilling as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Melvin Manhoef tonight (November 15, 2014) at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The talented kickboxer is attempting his second stint in mixed martial arts, and he feels Melvin Manhoef is the…

November 15th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 131 light heavyweight King Mo Lawal as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Joe Vedepo tonight (November 15, 2014) at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion is still holding a grudge against Rampage Jackson, who scored a…

November 14th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 131 lightweight Will Brooks as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event title bout against Michael Chandler Saturday night (November 15, 2014) at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The talented interim Bellator champion has faced Chandler once before and he feels there’s something ‘off’ about…

November 11th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 131 light heavyweight Tito Ortiz as he prepares for his upcoming main event against Stephan Bonnar Saturday night (November 15, 2014) at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. The former UFC light heavyweight champion and Hall of Famer believes this bout against Bonnar is 100 percent…

October 17th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 129 middleweight Joe Vedepo as he prepares for his upcoming main event against Davin Clark tonight (October 17, 2014) at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The Team Alliance fighter knows his opponent trains with some good fighters, but he also works with some talented combatants and he…

October 16th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 129 welterweight Paul Bradley as he prepares for his upcoming main event against Josh Neer this Friday night (October 17, 2014) at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The former UFC and Strikeforce veteran has done his homework heading into this bout, and he feels the damage Neer…

October 15th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 129 welterweight Josh Neer as he prepares for his upcoming main event against Paul Bradley this Friday night (October 17, 2014) at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The former UFC standout knows his opponent well and he feels that will give him an advantage as they prepare…

October 7th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator light heavyweight number one contender Liam McGeary following his impressive inverted triangle submission victory against Kelly Anundson last month (September 12, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The final Bellator tournament winner was able to secure his title shot by scoring a rare inverted triangle choke…

October 1st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 127 featherweight Justin Wilcox as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout against Daniel Straus this Friday (October 3rd, 2014) at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. The former Strikeforce standout and Bellator tournament finalist has a stern test in front of him and he’s changing things…

October 1st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 127 featherweight Daniel Straus as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout against Justin Wilcox this Friday (October 3, 2014) at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. The former Bellator featherweight champion has a stiff test in front of him, but he feels his natural as…

October 1st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 127 lightweight Saad Awad as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Sergio Rios this Friday (October 3, 2014) at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. The former Bellator tournament finalist expects a tough test against the talented unbeaten grappler, but he feels his MMA…

October 1st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 127 middleweight Kendall Grove as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Christian M’Pumbu this Friday (October 3rd, 2014) at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. The former Ultimate Fighter season three winner is coming off a tough loss and is facing the former Bellator light…

September 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 126 bantamweight Mike Richman as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Ed West this Friday night (September 26th, 2014) at the Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The talented Bellator veteran is making his bantamweight debut tomorrow night, but he’s also riding a two-fight losing streak and he knows the…

September 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 126 bantamweight Ed West as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Mike Richman this Friday night (September 26th, 2014) at the Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The veteran has been on the verge multiple times of fighting for or winning the Bellator bantamweight title, and he expects…

September 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 126 featherweight Bubba Jenkins as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Thiago Miller this Friday night (September 26th, 2014) at the Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The much-hyped prospect gained a lot of notoriety after transitioning to MMA from a highly-decorated amateur wrestling background, but he’s hoping to redeem himself from…

September 17th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 125 middleweight Brian Rogers as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Rafael Carvalho this Friday night (September 19th, 2014) at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. The Bellator veteran has had a wide array of opponent changes, and despite dropping in name value, he plans…

September 10th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 124 bantamweight LC Davis as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Zeilton Rodrigues this Friday night (September 12th, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The longtime veteran “Doing research on this guy has been kinda weird. Everything I find on him has been…

September 10th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 124 light heavyweight Liam McGeary as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Kelly Anundson this Friday night (September 12th, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The undefeated first round finisher expects his opponent to try to make this a grappling match, but he…