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April 15th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker
MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. There were only three unanimous picks out of 13 fights in total (Demetrious Johnson, Tom Duquesnoy & Rashid Magomedov). The most contentious fight was Rose Namajunas vs...
April 2nd, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to Kansas City, MO for the first time in promotional history on April 15th with UFC on FOX 24: Johnson vs. Reis. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary card action starting at 4:30 p.m. (ET) on UFC Fight Pass followed by more prelims and…

April 2nd, 2017
Stevie J

We’ve gotten out of the Fastlane and the road to WrestleMania finally comes to an end on Sunday. It’s time for a show WWE has branded “the ultimate thrill ride” to finally take place — WrestleMania 33 at Camping Ground Stadium in Orlando, Florida on April 2nd, 2017. It’s the biggest wrestling spectacular of the…

March 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

March 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

March 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

March 25th, 2017
James Lynch

Invicta FC took place Saturday night (March 25, 2017) in Kansas City, Missouri. Overall from a betting perspective, three favorites were victorious while only one underdog won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight… Favorites That Won In the main event, Invicta FC champion Tonya Evinger successfully defended her bantamweight title in a rematch…

March 23rd, 2017
Matty

Kickboxing promotion GLORY returns this Saturday (March 25, 2017). Glory 39 features a welterweight title bout and some other high-profile fights that will air live from Brussels, Belgium. The main event of the evening will be the light welterweight championship of the world, as current champion Cedric Doumbe defends his title against Yoann Kongolo, who has already beaten the champ twice previously….

March 21st, 2017
Gabe Killian

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsBreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC Fight Night 107 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. 1) Marlon Vera by T/KO (+825) Vera scored a…

March 18th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 107 took place Saturday (March 18, 2017) at the O2 Arena in London, England headlined by Manuwa vs. Anderson. In a total of 11 bouts on the fight card, seven favorites earned victories while four underdogs got their hands raised according to the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Favorites Who Won Jimi…

March 18th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Fight Night 107 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night overall, going 3-3 on premium bets for +3.51 units. Our free play of Brett Johns vs. Ian Entwistle Under 1.5 rounds was cancelled due to Dr’s advice as Entwistle had health issues. Premium UFC Fight Night…

March 18th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 107: Manuwa vs. Anderson Date: March 18, 2017 Arena: The O2 Arena City: London, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in London, England this Saturday (March 18, 2017) for the ninth time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 107: Manuwa vs. Anderson. The 13-fight card will be streamed live…

March 18th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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 seven events thus far the current standings are pretty tight. James Lynch is still alone in first place with an 54-25-1 mark (67.5%). Nick Kalikas and Brian…

March 16th, 2017
Matty

The World Series of Fighting returns to action this Saturday (March 18, 2017) with its 35th MMA card and first-ever in the state of New York. The Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona will host three WSOF title fights and 10 bouts overall, with the prelims streamed live on WSOF.com at 8 p.m. (ET) and…

March 16th, 2017
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 Fight Night 107 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on…

March 14th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in London, England this Saturday (March 18, 2017) for the ninth time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 107: Manuwa vs. Anderson. The 13-fight card will be streamed live in entirety on UFC Fight Pass, with preliminary action kicking off at 1:30 p.m. ET and main card…

March 11th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Fight Night 106 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night overall, going 1-1 on premium bets for +0 units and 1-0 on our free play for +1.90 units. Premium UFC Fight Night 106: 1-1, +0.0 units Wins: 2 units: Jeremy Kennedy (-110) Losses: 2 units: Beneil Dariush (+130)…

March 11th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum Date: March 11, 2017 Arena: Centro de Formação Olímpica do Nordeste City: Fortaleza, Brazil The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in back in Fortaleza, Brazil for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum. The 12-fight main card is scheduled to kick…

March 11th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After six events thus…

March 11th, 2017
James Lynch

On this week’s ‘Before The Bell’, MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas discuss UFC Fight Night 106 this Saturday (March 11, 2017). The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA oddsmaker previewed the main and co-main events, featuring a middleweight matchup between Vitor Belfort and Kelvin Gastelum. Trigg and Kalikas break down the matchups from stylistic and betting perspectives.

March 10th, 2017
Jay Primetown

UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum Date: March 11, 2017 Arena: Centro de Formação Olímpica do Nordeste City: Fortaleza, Brazil The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in back in Fortaleza, Brazil for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum. The 12-fight main card is scheduled to kick…

March 9th, 2017
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 Fight Night 106 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in…

March 7th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsBreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC 209 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook… 1) David Teymur by Decision (+500) Teymur defeated Lando Vannata via…

March 5th, 2017
Stevie J

We’re nearing ever closer to WrestleMania 33 in Orlando on April 2nd, and with Elimination Chamber out of the way, we know that Bray Wyatt goes in as the WWE Champion. Who will be the Universal Champion though? That’s to be determined at Fastlane on March 5th as Kevin Owens defends against Bill Goldberg. What…

March 5th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 209 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 1-1 on premium bets for +0.6 units overall and 1-0 on our free play for +3.25 units. Premium UFC 209: 1-1, +0.6 units Wins: 2 units: Tyron Woodley (+140) Losses: 2 units: Luke Sanders (-110)   Free Bet(s): 1-0,…

March 4th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 209 Date: March 4, 2017 Arena: T-Mobile Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV this Saturday night (March 4, 2017) with UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson II. The action-packed fight card is stacked with 11 scheduled bouts that are set to…

March 4th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After five events thus…

March 4th, 2017
Matty

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with UFC 209 this Saturday (March 4, 2017). The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA oddsmaker previewed the main and co-main events, featuring a welterweight title rematch between champion Tyron Woodley and top contender Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Trigg and…

March 2nd, 2017
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 209 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…

February 25th, 2017
Miguel

WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0) returns to his home state of Alabama this Saturday night to defend his title against the challenge of unbeaten Gerald Washington (18-0-1). Most experts are not giving Washington much of a chance to stay competitive. Washington is a big puncher, but as a former football player he arrived…

February 24th, 2017
Miguel

Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing are at the Ice Arena in Hull for a big eleven fight boxing card that sees the main fights air on SKY TV in the United Kingdom. promoter Eddie Hearn making use of the “England versus Mexico” rivalry for the event’s two featured fights. – Ice Arena – Hull,…

February 23rd, 2017
Miguel

The sports books are carrying odds for a handful of fights on Friday, two of which are notable for their high profiles. Oslo hosts the return of “The First Lady” Cecilia Braekhus as she defends her 5 world welterweight titles against Klara Svensson as women’s boxing center stage in Norway. Braekhus is originally from Colombia…

February 23rd, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

Kickboxing promotion GLORY returns tomorrow (Friday, February 24, 2017). The show will air live from Chicago, Illinois. Glory 38 features a light heavyweight title bout and many more high profile contests. The main event of the evening will be the light heavyweight championship of the world, as current champion Artem Vakhitov defends his title against former champion…

February 20th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsBreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC Fight Night 105 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook… 1) Gavin Tucker by Decision (+330) Tucker looked impressive…

February 19th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Fight Night 105 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a losing night, going 0-1 on premium bets for -2 units overall. Premium UFC Fight Night 105: 0-1, -2 units   Wins: none Losses: 2 units: Travis Browne (+100)   Free Bet(s): 0-0, +0 units Wins: none Losses: none Cancelled Plays: Bellator…

February 19th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After three events thus…

February 19th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne Date: February 19, 2017 Arena: Scotiabank Centre City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada for the second time in promotional history this Sunday (February 19, 2017) with UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne. The 11-fight card is set…

February 18th, 2017
Gabe Killian

‘Ask Cousin Gabe’ is an article at MMAOddsBreaker.com where I answer questions from readers. If you would like to ask me a question regarding wagering, any upcoming fight cards, or MMA in general, please email it to [email protected] and make sure to include your name and location. If you have any questions for the upcoming…

February 18th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione Date: February 18, 2017 Arena: SAP Center City: San Jose, CA Bellator Fighting Championship is back this Saturday (February 18, 2017) with Bellator 172: Fedor vs Mitrione. The five-fight main card is scheduled to kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Spike TV, with preliminary action preceding it on the…

February 18th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione Date: February 18, 2017 Arena: SAP Center City: San Jose, CA Bellator Fighting Championship is back this Saturday (February 18, 2017) with Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione. The five-fight main card is scheduled to kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Spike TV, with preliminary action preceding it on the promotion’s website at…

February 17th, 2017
Matty

Legacy Fighting Alliance returns tonight (Friday, February 17, 2017) for the promotion’s fourth event. Two title belts will be on the line during the event, which will be televised on AXS TV. The inaugural featherweight title bout pits Kevin Aguilar (11-1) against Damon Jackson (11-1-1). The inaugural women’s flyweight title will also be decided between Andrea…

February 16th, 2017
Matty

Cage Warriors is back for the first time since last November with Cage Warriors 80 this Saturday (February 18, 2017) from the 02 Arena in London, England.  The welterweight world title will be on the line in the main event with Karl “Psycho” Amoussou (23-7-2) taking on Matt Inman (19-8) for the belt in the main event. Amoussou is…

February 16th, 2017
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 Fight Night 105 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in…

February 13th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Five Props is a column featured on MMAOddsBreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here are five UFC 208 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. 1) Germaine De Randamie by Decision (+220) De Randamie defeated Holly…

February 12th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

UFC 208 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 1-0 on premium bets for +3.5 units overall. Premium UFC 208: 1-0, +3.5 units   Wins: 3.5 units: Germaine de Randamie (-130) Losses: none   Free Bet(s): 0-1, -1 unit Wins: none Losses: 1 unit: Silva/Brunson UNDER 1.5 rounds total…

February 11th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

While much of Canada celebrates a long weekend, the MMA landscape will be busy next weekend. It will be one of the rare occurences where a Bellator card takes center stage, even though there’s a UFC event taking place. With the holiday, the UFC has pushed their Halifax card to Sunday. The hope is that…

February 11th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie Date: February 11, 2017 Arena: Barclays Center City: Brooklyn, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Brooklyn, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie, which will crown the UFC’s inaugral women’s featherweight champion. The 11-fight card is scheduled to get…

February 11th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie Date: February 11, 2017 Arena: Barclays Center City: Brooklyn, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Brooklyn, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie, which will crown the UFC’s inaugral women’s featherweight champion. The 11-fight card is scheduled to get…

February 11th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one staff member to the our picks chart this time around. After three events thus…

February 11th, 2017
Gabe Killian

‘Ask Cousin Gabe’ is an article at MMA Oddsbreaker where I answer questions from readers. If you would like to ask me a question, regarding wagering, any upcoming fight cards, or MMA in general, please email it to [email protected] and make sure to include your name and location. If you have any questions for the…

February 11th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie Date: February 11, 2017 Arena: Barclays Center City: Brooklyn, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Brooklyn, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie, which will crown the UFC’s inaugral women’s featherweight champion. The 11-fight card is scheduled to get…