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March 29th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has wrapped up its action for the month of March, so let’s take a quick look at three preliminary card barn burners that await us in the upcoming month… Fight: Charles Rosa vs. Shane Burgos Card: UFC 210 Where: Buffalo, NY When: April 8, 2017 Thoughts: This featherweight scrap is…

June 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Bobby Moffett (8-1) discusses his upcoming title fight against champ Raoni Barcelos at RFA 39 on June 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Bobby also talks about how he got the nickname “The Wolfman”, how it came together with him training at the The MMA Lab for this camp and I educate him on…

March 20th, 2016
James Lynch

The MMA Lab head coach John Crouch discusses Benson Hendersons’ upcoming title fight at Bellator 153 on April 22nd during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  John also talks about how he went from a music career to coaching MMA, his relationship with Benson Henderson and his decision to sign with Bellator. John…

January 28th, 2016
Mike James

Kicking off UFC on Fox 18’s main card is a welterweight contest between the incredibly hyped “Super” Sage Northcutt and Bryan Barberena. Northcutt returns to the Octagon for the third time in four months, although this will be his first fight in the welterweight division. His previous two fights were both contested at 155 pounds….

January 25th, 2016
James Lynch

Stipe Miocic now faces Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 196 Cain Velasquez has been snakebit yet again as the former heavyweight champ is off UFC 196 due to a back injury. UFC officials today Sunday that Stipe Miocic will now be facing current heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196 instead. Miocic (14-2) is coming off a…

January 1st, 2016
James Lynch

Coach: Fedor’s next fight will be announced soon Karim Zidan of BloodyElbow.com reports that heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko’s next opponent will be annouced very soon, according to the Russian’s coach, Vladimir Voronov. Emelianenko (35-4 1 NC) earned his 35th professional victory as he forced Jaideep Singh to tap due to strikes in the main event of RIZIN’s Day 2 event in…

April 23rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 186 is a three-round lightweight bout between Chad Laprise and Bryan Barberena. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Laprise is a -325 favorite (bet $325 to win $100) while Barberena is a +265 underdog (bet $100 to win $265). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Laprise at -350…

February 13th, 2015
Adam Martin.

There were a few fights announced in the last few days that I wasn’t able to get to for any previous editions of MMA Odds and Ends, so for today’s edition I’ll list the fights I missed and will give my quick thoughts on each. Tony Martin vs. Leonardo Santos, UFC Fight Night 62 A…

February 11th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Five new UFC bouts were announced by the promotion in the past 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the fights and give my quick thoughts on them. Kevin Souza vs. Katsunori Kikuno, UFC Fight Night 62 An interesting featherweight bout between Kevin Souza and Katsunori Kikuno was added to UFC…

December 12th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 13: “Dos Santos vs Miocic” takes place today (Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014) from Phoenix, Arizona. The event is headlined by a heavyweight bout between former champion Junior dos Santos and rising contender Stipe Miocic. UFC on Fox 13 Weigh-in Stream: Complete UFC on Fox 13 weigh-in results…

December 9th, 2014
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at lightweight Bryan Barberena as he takes on fellow American Joe Ellenberger at UFC on Fox 13.   Bryan “Bam Bam” Barberena Hometown: Minnesota Age: 25 Height: 6’0” Reach: 72” Weight class: Lightweight Camp: MMA…

June 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued announcing new bouts on Thursday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on the new bouts. Bryan Barberena vs. Joe Ellenberger, UFC Fight Night 44 After a slew of opponents pulled out of bouts against Joe Ellenberger, Jake’s brother finally has an opponent for UFC Fight Night 44…