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January 10th, 2017
James Lynch

Jimmie Rivera talks about why he’s not fighting replacement Marlon Vera this Sunday (January 15, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 103 during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Jimmie also talks about having footage of him getting the better of TJ Dillashaw in sparring, a possible matchup with Dominick Cruz and why he’s…

January 3rd, 2017
James Lynch

Jimmie Rivera (20-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Bryan Caraway (21-7) at UFC Fight Night 103 on Jan. 15th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Jimmie also talks about his huge win over Urijah Faber in his last fight, his training camp for this matchup and his favorite Christmas movie.

November 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Bryan Caraway vs. Jimmie Rivera in the works for UFC Fight Night 103  Our very own Gabe Killian broke the news Tuesday that bantamweights Bryan Caraway and Jimmie Rivera are set to clash in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix. Caraway (21-7) heads into the matchup off back-to-back wins against Eddie Wineland…

November 29th, 2016
Gabe Killian

Multiple sources have confirmed that top-ranked bantamweight contenders Jimmie Rivera (20-1) and Bryan Caraway (21-7) will clash in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn. The event will be held at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix on January 15th, 2017. “El Terror” owns a very impressive 19-fight winning streak heading into…

June 26th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 162 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by veteran MMA journalist Josh Gross to discuss his new book, Ali vs. Inoki: The Forgotten Fight That Inspired Mixed Martial Arts.  After that we’re joined by UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway to discuss his recent win at UFC…

June 11th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 88 and UFC 199 taking place the past two weekends, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMAOddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) has 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. To access the full…

May 26th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 82 Date: February 6, 2016 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Bantamweight bout: Aljamain Sterling (-440) vs Bryan Caraway (+350) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the FIght Pass prelims for UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas will be a 135-pound contest between a pair of talented grapplers in Aljamain “Funkmaster”…

May 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new fights have been announced for upcoming UFC cards. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each. Wendell Oliveira vs. Darren Till, UFC Fight Night 67 After TJ Waldburger pulled out of his UFC Fight Night 67 bout against Wendell Oliveira, the UFC has signed newcomer Darren Till, who will take…

October 6th, 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 54. Surprises Li Jingliang — He did lose, but I was still pleasantly surprised by Li Jingiang’s performance…

October 5th, 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 Fight Night 54 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Rory MacDonald wins in round 3 (+1000) In the main event of…

October 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 54 took place tonight at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and the card mostly delivered as it featured some really nasty finishes on the prelims, although to be fair the main card dragged on as most fights went to decision — that is, until the main event. From a betting…

October 4th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 54 Date: October 4, 2014 Arena: Scotiabank Centre City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Bantamweight bout: Bryan Caraway (+230) vs Raphael Assuncao (-270) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 54 in Nova Scotia will be a bantamweight contest that will likely determine the next contender for the promotion’s 135-pound gold…

October 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 54 is a five-round welterweight bout between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, MacDonald is a -500 favorite (bet $500 to win $100) while Saffiedine is a +400 underdog (bet $100 to win $400). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up MacDonald at…

October 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 54 is a three-round bantamweight bout between Raphael Assuncao and Bryan Caraway. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Assuncao is a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100) while Caraway is a +200 underdog (bet $100 to win $200). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Assuncao…

August 7th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

It would be interesting to know the last time a UFC event took place without a bout being scratched due to injury. When a fighter has to drop out of an anticipated fight, it’s always frustrating for them and unfortunate for fans, but every once in a while it seems to work out. That’s certainly…

June 17th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 42 and UFC 174Finale taking place over the past two weeks, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Jason Nawara (@JasonNawara) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes…

June 7th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 42 Date: June 7, 2014 Arena: Tingley Coliseum City: Albuquerque, NM Bantamweight bout: Bryan “Kid Lightning” Caraway (+110) vs Erik “Goyito” Perez (-120) Fight Breakdown: Getting the action going for UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque will be a bantamweight contest between The Ultimate Fighter season 14 veteran Bryan “Kid Lightning” Caraway…

June 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC Fight Night 42 is a three-round bantamweight barnburner between Erik “El Goyito” Perez and Bryan “Kid Lightning” Caraway. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Perez as a -115 favorite (bet $115 to win $100) while Caraway is a -105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100)….

April 7th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new fights were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Rony Jason vs. Robert Peralta, TUF Brazil 3 Finale The UFC announced a featherweight fight between Rony Jason and Robert Peralta for the TUF Brazil 3 Finale. This is an…

January 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC yesterday announced two new bouts for upcoming fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on both of them. UFC 169: Jamie Varner vs. Abel Trujillo The first new matchup is a lightweight bout that will kick off the UFC 169 PPV card between Jamie Varner and…

May 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Yesterday, the UFC suspended lightweight contender Nate Diaz indefinitely pending internal investigation for a controversial tweet directed at bantamweight fighter Bryan Caraway in which Diaz wrote that Caraway was a “f**.” Today, the UFC released details of the suspension to Diaz. The Stockton native has been suspended 90 days starting today and has also been…

May 16th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today suspended lightweight contender Nate Diaz indefinitely for tweeting out a homophobic remark about UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway. Here’s the comment in question that Diaz wrote on Twitter today: “I feel bad for pat Healy that they took a innocent mans money and I think the guy who took the money is the…

May 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today announced that Pat Healy, who was suspended three months by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board yesterday after testing positive for marijuana following his UFC 159 submission victory over Jim Miller, has been stripped of each of his $65,000 “Fight of the Night” and “Submission of the Night” bonuses and Bryan…

April 27th, 2013
Jason Nawara

So close, yet so far from New York is UFC 159, live from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. A host of exciting fights are on the card from top to bottom and the prelims are full of solid action, as they have been over the last few UFC events. The night starts out…