bobby green

June 4th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 199: Rockhold vs Bisping Date: June 4, 2016 Arena: The Forum City: Los Angeles, CA Lightweight bout: Dustin Poirier (-180) vs Bobby Green (+170) Fight Breakdown: Dustin Poirier takes on Bobby Green to kick off the Pay Per View main card for UFC 199, and Poirier is the favorite to win at -180 ($180…

March 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Heavyweight Matt Mitrione signs with Bellator MMA  Bellator officials confirmed Monday that former UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione has signed an exclusive four-fight contract with Bellator MMA. Mitrione (9-5) made it to the quarterfinals on Season 10 of The Ultimate Fighter despite having no pro-MMA bouts prior to entering the competition. The 37-year old former NFL…

April 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were booked over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on them. Lorenz Larkin vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio, TUF Brazil 4 Finale A welterweight bout between Lorenz Larkin and Santiago Ponzinibbio is the latest addition to the TUF Brazil 4 Finale, which is set…

January 20th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new bouts were announced over the last few days for upcoming fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list them all and give my quick thoughts on all of them. Dhiego Lima vs. Tim Means, UFC 184 A welterweight matchup between TUF 19 runner-up Dhiego Lima and Tim Means…

November 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets 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’s five crazy UFC Fight Night 57 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Frankie Edgar wins by submission (+677)/Edgar wins in round 5 (+2600)…

November 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Surprises and Disappointments is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event, highlighting three fighters who had surprising performances and three fighters who disappointed. Here were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 57. Surprises Frankie Edgar — In a featherweight match that served as the main event, Frankie Edgar…

November 23rd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 80, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome 2014 World Series of Poker winner Martin Jacobson to the show to talk all about his career and his love for MMA. Then fellow Canadian and TUF 20’s Randa Markos discusses her fight from this past Wednesday against Felice Herrig. 1) Frankie Edgar dominates Cub Swanson. Were…

November 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 57 took place in Austin, Texas tonight and overall it was a very good card that featured a number of standout performances, especially on the main card. Overall from a betting perspective, seven favorites and five underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight….

November 22nd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 57. These fights represent some of the highest moments in the careers of their respective participants, and should serve to pique your interest heading into the event. 1. Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard 3 – UFC 136 Upcoming Bout: Frankie…

November 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 57 lightweight Bobby Green as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Edson Barboza this Saturday (November 22, 2014) at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. The talented former Strikeforce fighter is currently riding an eight-fight winning streak and he plans on extending it…

November 21st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 57 Date: November 22, 2014 Arena: Frank Erwin Center City: Austin, TX Lightweight bout: Bobby “King” Green (+105) vs Edson Barboza (-125) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin will be a lightweight tilt between a pair of talented strikers. Action is expected when Strikeforce veteran Bobby…

November 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 57 is a three-round flyweight bout between Brad Pickett and Chico Camus. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Pickett is a -210 favorite (bet $210 to win $100) while Camus is a +175 underdog (bet $100 to win $175). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

November 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

There are a number of prop bets available at 5Dimes Sportsbook for Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 57 card, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ve looked through the list of props and picked out five which I think have a shot of coming through — all at plus money. Joseph Benavidez wins by submission (+500)…

November 20th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57 is a three-round lightweight bout between Edson Barboza vs. Bobby Green. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Barboza is a -120 favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while Green is a +100 underdog (bet $100 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Green at…

November 20th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Adam Martin has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you a $100 FREEROLL for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 57 card. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to their website, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking fights. If…

November 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 57 is a five-round featherweight bout between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Edgar is a -240 favorite (bet $240 to win $100) while Swanson is a +200 underdog (bet $100 to win $200). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Edgar…

November 18th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While there is no belt on the line this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 57, the card looks far deeper on paper than UFC 180 and should be rife with title implications. The six fight main card features four fighters ranked amongst the top 10 of their respective divisions, and the bouts without rankings relevance…

November 17th, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released the full main card betting odds for UFC Fight Night 57 at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a preview of the evening’s six-fight main card. Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson In the main event of the evening, former UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar takes on Cub Swanson in a five-round non-title fight. Edgar opened at…

November 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

UFC 180 has eight fighters who are ranked in the UFC’s top 15. UFC Fight Night 57 has seven. That means that UFC 180 is particularly subpar (it is), and/or Fight Night 57 is especially solid for a free card (it is). The headliner between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson is about as elite as…

September 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Two of the best featherweight fighters on the planet will throw down this fall, with a possible title shot on the line. The UFC yesterday announced that Frankie Edgar will take on Cub Swanson in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, which is set for November 22 at Frank Erwin Center in Austin,…

September 22nd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 71, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Bellator 126 fighter Mike Richman, to talk about his fight against Ed West this Friday. Then MMA broadcaster Richard Hunter joins us to talk about his career and covering UFC 178 next weekend. The Big Three 1)   Mark Hunt knocks out Roy Nelson. How close…

August 23rd, 2014
Reed Kuhn

By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics   The long layoff in the UFC Lightweight Title Picture presents a bit of a problem… but also an opportunity. Last weekend we saw unranked Ross Pearson topple Gray Maynard, who used to be a core part of any UFC lightweight title conversation. And this week we’ve got top ranked contender…

August 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Donald Cerrone is one of the busiest men in MMA, which is phenomenal for fight fans given that he is rarely in a lackluster bout. After competing five times in 2011, Cerrone seemed to have slowed his schedule a bit, but 2014 is turning out to be one of his busiest years yet. September 27th…

July 30th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Tuesday was a big day for the UFC in terms of fight announcements, and few announcements that the organization made could have been bigger than convincing both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz to sign the dotted line for the main event at UFC 183. The event takes place on January 31st and takes the UFC…

July 29th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC on Fox 12 taking place last weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Brad Taschuk (@BradTaschuk) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update….

July 28th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 63 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome MMA strength and conditioning coach Dan Sammit who recaps all the action from last night’s UFC on FOX 12 card.   The Big Three  1) With his win at UFC on FOX 12, can Robbie Lawler defeat Johny Hendricks in a rematch? 2) Anthony Johnson makes quick work of…

July 28th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Last night the UFC went back to some old Strikeforce stomping grounds in San Jose, and brought some of the promotion’s biggest names with it. Josh Thomson and Clay Guida were both champions in that organization, while Robbie Lawler and Jorge Masvidal had solid runs under the banner. Those fighters saw mixed success on Saturday…

July 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Photo Courtesy, Esther Lin – MMAFighting.com Surprises and Disappointments is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event, highlighting three fighters who had surprising performances and three fighters who disappointed. Here are the three surprises and the three disappointments from UFC on FOX 12. Surprises Bobby Green — In what was the biggest upset of hte…

July 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card Here’s five crazy UFC on FOX 12 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Robbie Lawler wins by decision (+492)/ Lawler wins by unanimous decision (+575)…

July 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 12 took place tonight at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, and the card provided a great night of mixed martial arts action for fans of the sport in attendance and those watching on television. Overall, 10 favorites came through while two underdogs score. Here’s a betting recap for UFC on…

July 26th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The UFC returns to network TV on Saturday with a four-fight bill on Fox that has fans salivating at the potential for exciting fights. Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown have provided some of the most memorable bouts and moments in recent UFC history, and the combination of them in the same cage seems sure to…

July 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of the UFC on FOX 12 televised prelims is a three-round lightweight bout between Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal and Daron “The Detroit Superstar” Cruickshank. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Masvidal as a -235 favorite (bet $235 to win $100) while Cruickshank is a +215 underdog (bet $100 to win…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC on FOX 12 is a five-round welterweight bout between “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler and Matt “The Immortal” Brown. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Lawler as a -355 favorite (bet $355 to win $100) while Brown is a +320 underdog (bet $100 to win $320). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round featherweight bout between Dennis “The Menace” Bermudez and Clay “The Carpenter” Guida. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Bermudez as a -160 favorite (bet $160 to win $100) while Guida is a +140 underdog (bet $100 to win…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout of UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round lightweight bout between Josh “The Punk” Thomson and Bobby “King” Green. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Thomson as a -260 favorite (bet $260 to win $100) while Green is a +220 underdog (bet $100 to win $220). MMA…

July 25th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 12 lightweight Josh Thomson as he prepares for his main card bout Saturday night (July 26, 2014) against Bobby Green at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The former Strikeforce lightweight champion knows how close he is to the top of the division, and he’s…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round women’s strawweight bout between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Juliana Carneiro Lima. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Jedrzejczyk as a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100) while Lima is a +255 underdog (bet $100 to win $255). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round featherweight bout between “Super” Steven Siler and Noad “Neo” Lahat. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Siler as a -230 favorite (bet $230 to win $100) while Lahat is a +210 underdog (bet $100 to win $210). MMA…

July 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the televised prelims at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round welterweight bout between Tim “The Dirty Bird” Means and Hernani Perpetuo. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Means as a -225 favorite (bet $225 to win $100) while Perpetuo is a +205 underdog (bet $100 to win $205). MMA…

July 24th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This Saturday, one of the most anticipated fights of the year goes down on Fox. Welterweights Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown will look to inflict all sorts of damage upon one another in an effort to move a step closer to champion Johny Hendricks. Before the four-fight main card kicks off on Big Fox, one…

July 19th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While the atmosphere certainly won’t be the same in San Jose next Saturday as it was in Dublin, the fights are shaping up to be just as, if not more, exciting. Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown should provide spectacular entertainment in the main event, while Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson looks to continue his recent light heavyweight…

July 14th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new bouts over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on these newly-announced fights. Josh Thomson vs. Bobby Green, UFC on FOX 12 Due to an injury to Michael Johnson, the UFC called upon Bobby Green to fill in for Johnson against…

July 9th, 2014
Adam Martin.

“The Dominator” is back. The UFC announced yesterday that former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is returning from a near three-year injury layoff at UFC 178, and his opponent in his return will be none other than perennial contender Takeya Mizugaki. UFC 178 takes place September 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at a yet-to-be-announced venue….

June 10th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A bout between two of the top up-and-coming lightweights in the UFC was added to this summer’s UFC 176 event. The UFC yesterday announced Bobby Green will take on Abel Trujillo in a battle of emerging 155lbers at UFC 176, which takes place August 2 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The bout is…

April 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

Due to an injury to lightweight Bobby Green, this weekend’s UFC 172 card has been forced to undergo a last-minute shakeup. The promotion announced over the weekend that Green is out of his UFC 172 main card matchup against Jim Miller and in his place will be Yancy Medeiros, who will now take on Miller…

February 10th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC fights were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Raphael Assuncao vs. Pedro Munhoz, UFC 170 A bantamweight bout between Raphael Assuncao and Pedro Munhoz is the latest addition to the UFC 170 card after Francisco Rivera pulled…

December 20th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued its streak of new fight announcements yesterday by confirming three new fight matchups for upcoming events, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my thoughts on them. Alex Caceres vs. Sergio Pettis, UFC on FOX 10 The first fight announcement the UFC made yesterday, and my favorite of the bunch,…

December 13th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 9 Date: December 14, 2013 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, C.A. Lightweight bout: Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy (-145) vs Bobby “King” Green (+125) Fight Breakdown: The preliminary card for UFC on FOX 9 on FOX Sports 1 will feature a lightweight contest between a pair of Strikeforce imports, when Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy…

December 8th, 2013
James Lynch

This week for Episode 30 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome special guest, UFC lightweight Bobby “King” Green who talks about his upcoming fight this Saturday against Pat Healy at UFC on FOX 9. Also we talk about all the fallout from all the combat sports action this weekend, including…

November 13th, 2013
Adam Martin.

In yesterday’s Odds and Ends, I wrote about the UFC needing to finding replacement fighters for the upcoming UFC on FOX 9 after injuries to Jamie Varner and Kelvin Gastelum nixed their participation in bouts against Pat Healy and Court McGee, respectively. Well, the UFC worked quick because they found replacements for both fights, and…

November 5th, 2013
Jason Nawara

I’m not going to try and take away anything from my respected cohorts that will be covering the main card of UFC Fight Night 31: Fight for the Troops 3, but I just want to put it out on the line here and say that this undercard is better than the main card. Hell, to…

  • 1
  • 2