bubba jenkins

July 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Leandro Silva replaces Reza Madadi against Rustam Khabilov at UFC Fight Night 93 UFC officials announced Monday that Reza Madadi (14-4) has been removed from UFC Fight Night 93 due to undisclosed reason and now Leandro Silva will be facing Rustam Khabilov. Silva (19-4-1) heads into this matchup off a split decision loss to Jason…

March 3rd, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 151 featherweight Bubba Jenkins as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Friday night (March 4, 2016) against Goiti Yamauchi at the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The former elite amateur wrestler has put in a lot of work to evolve his fight game, and he’s not simply reliant…

November 17th, 2015
James Lynch

Featherweight Jordan “Pretty Boy” Parsons (12-1) discusses his upcoming fight with Bubba Jenkins (9-2) at Bellator 146: Kato vs. Mahoef  on Nov. 20th  during a “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Jordan feels like he’ll break Jenkins in the fight and earn his 13th career victory. “He’s getting finished one way or another. I like to break people…

October 1st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Somewhere along the way, Uriah Hall and Donald Cerrone must have switched bodies, because Hall has been acting very much like ‘Cowboy’ in terms of his fight bookings lately. After Roan Carneiro pulled out of his scheduled fight with Gegard Mousasi little more than a month out, Hall stepped in to take the fight. As…

September 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator featherweight Bubba Jenkins about his ‘Tip-A-Fighter’ website, which is all about allowing fans to help sponsor fighters and get invested in their careers. We’ll let Bubba explain the TipAFighter site in his own words: “We created this website, you put your profile on it as a fighter and you…

June 23rd, 2015
James Lynch

While fans recover from last weekends MMA hangover with Bellator 138, the Viacom owned promotion is back this Friday with an action packed event for Bellator 139. With fighters like Cheick Kongo, David Rickels and Joe Shilling, this card has no shortage of name value. Here are five reasons to tune into Bellator 139 on Friday night….

January 15th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of Bellator 132 is a three-round featherweight bout between Bubba Jenkins and Georgi Karakhanyan. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Jenkins is a -130 favorite (bet $130 to win $100) while Karakhanyan is a -110 underdog (bet $110 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Jenkins at -150…

January 14th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

2015 was supposed to be a new start for Bellator. Scott Coker has been in power since June of last year, he’s had time to work through the events that Bjorn Rebney already had in place, shape the roster with his vision, and the result is… the promotion’s first card of 2015, Bellator 132, looking…

January 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 133 featherweight Bubba Jenkins as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Georgi Karakhanyan this Friday (January 16, 2015) at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The former All-American wrestler out of Penn State has trained with Karakhanyan in the past, but he expects to be…

September 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Bellator 126 took place tonight at Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona, and the main card overall provided a decent night of excitement for both the fans at the venue as well as those watching on SPIKE. Overall from a betting perspective, all four betting favorites won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s…

September 22nd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

MMA fans will have many choices for Friday night viewing, as Bellator, Titan FC, and Legacy FC all have cards overlapping to kick off the weekend. Bellator 126 is the highest profile of the three cards and it should be a good one, with a title fight and a tournament final taking place. In the…

September 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 126 featherweight Bubba Jenkins as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Thiago Miller this Friday night (September 26th, 2014) at the Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The much-hyped prospect gained a lot of notoriety after transitioning to MMA from a highly-decorated amateur wrestling background, but he’s hoping to redeem himself from…

July 23rd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 122 lightweight Bubba Jenkins as he prepares for his preliminary card bout Friday night (July 25, 2014) against Poppies Martinez at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The talented former standout wrestler has continued to develop his overall game inside the Bellator cage, and while he’s…

March 28th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko and semifinals in two different tournaments will be in the spotlight on Friday night on Spike TV, Bellator has an interesting slate of prelims set to air on their Spike.com stream before we get to the TV portion of the card. Former featherweight tournament finalist Rad Martinez returns to action…

September 17th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator prospect and NCAA Division I champion Bubba Jenkins as he gets set for his Bellator 100 fight against Larue Burley. The event takes place Friday, September 20th from Phoenix, Arizona.

July 31st, 2013
Adam Martin.

Bellator 97 took place tonight and the event featured a number of exciting matches, many of which were available to bet on. Overall, eight favorites won while only one underdog cashed. Here’s a betting recap for the card based on the closing results at 5Dimes Sportsbook: Bellator 97 Favorites That Won In the main event…