Brian Ortega

December 8th, 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 36 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

December 7th, 2018
Chris White

It has become a rarity these days in MMA where you get two fighters at their absolute best in their prime fighting for the gold. We as fans have an absolute treat this weekend that has not one but two title fights featuring four fighters at their peak form. The main event is for the…

December 7th, 2018
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 ahead to the main event of UFC 231 as Max Holloway takes on undefeated Brian Ortega in a highly anticipated featherweight title fight. Max Holloway (Record: 19-3, -120 Favorite,…

December 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 231 takes place Saturday, December 8 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the full opening odds for the card, and here they are. UFC 231 Opening Odds Max Holloway -140 Brian Ortega +100 Valentina Shevchenko -260 Joanna Jedrzejczyk +180 Gunnar Nelson -120 Alex Oliveira -120 Hakeem Dawodu -180…

April 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Lyoto Machida admits use of banned substance, UFC on FOX 19 rematch with Dan Henderson scrapped The rematch between Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson has been pulled from UFC on FOX 19 this Saturday due to the Brazillian admitting to taking a banned substance.  The UFC released an official statement. “The UFC organization was made aware today…

December 31st, 2015
Mike James

Most mixed martial arts fans have been eagerly awaiting UFC 195 because of its fantastic main event. Not many other fights have been getting a lot of attention, including a well-booked fight on the main card between undefeated prospect Brian “T-City” Ortega and Diego Brandao. Ortega reminded fans of his potential during a thrilling back…

December 26th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 195 Date: January 2, 2016 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Champion (UFC) is back in Las Vegas yet again on January 2nd to kick off the 2016 calendar year with UFC 195: Lawler vs Condit. The stacked 12-fight card is set to kick off with Fight Pass…

May 6th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued booking more new fights this week, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the new bouts and give my thoughts on them. Thiago Tavares vs. Brian Ortega, UFC Fight Night 68 Thiago Tavares was left without an opponent after Zubaira Tukhugov pulled out with an injury, and now Brian Ortega…

July 24th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 12 Date: July 26, 2014 Arena: SAP Center City: San Jose, CA UFC on FOX 12 will be live from San Jose, CA on Saturday at 8pm ET on FOX with a four-fight main card to be headlined by a five round welterweight contest between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown, which will…

June 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a bevy of new fights yesterday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Claudia Gadelha vs. Tina Lahdemaki, UFC Fight Night 45 (Atlantic City) The first new bout on the list is the first-ever UFC women’s strawweight bout, which will see top prospect…

January 24th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA  featherweight Keoni Koch as he prepares for his main event title bout tonight (Jan. 24, 2013) against Brian Ortega at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. The 5-0 veteran understands that Ortega represents the most difficult opponent thus far in his career, but he feels his new…

January 24th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA  featherweight Brian Ortega as he prepares for his main event title bout tonight (Jan. 24, 2013) against Keoni Koch at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. The undefeated submission specialist is gearing up for one of the biggest fights of his life, and he understands the stakes…

January 23rd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While one of the most promising alumni from Resurrection Fighting Alliance attempts to run his UFC record to 2-0 this weekend at UFC on FOX 10 (that’s Sergio Pettis, for those keeping score at home), the organization that helped developed the talented fighter looks to showcase some more unheralded talent this Friday. RFA 12 will…

August 16th, 2013
Jason Nawara

Ed Soares and Resurrection Fighting Alliance return to AXS TV this Friday at 10PM EST with a somewhat hodgepodge crew of fighters stepping in at the last moments due to injuries and various acts of god, but regardless – this RFA show will deliver like they always do. In the main event, veteran Jeff Curran…