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December 29th, 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 38 events thus far, we’ve had quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

December 24th, 2018
Pig Lord

Four-time All-American wrestler and former bantamweight title challenger, Cat Zingano, takes a trip up to featherweight to face Australian striker, Megan Anderson. Prolonged ground or standing exchanges strongly favor each fighter, so whoever is able to successfully execute their game plan will emerge victorious. Can Anderson Stop the Takedown? As one of the few female…

October 19th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A rare women’s featheweight bout has been announced as well as some lesser fights, and I’ll give my thoughts on all of these bouts in today’s MMA odds and ends. Wu Yanan vs. Lauren Mueller, UFC Fight Night 141 Womne’s flyweights Wu Yanan and Lauren Mueller will meet at UFC Fight Night 141, which is…

December 20th, 2016
Matty

I may not be the biggest fan of Ronda Rousey, but I am a fan nonetheless. If you know her story and dedication to the sport of MMA, it is very hard not to be, especially after reading Ramona Shelburne’s article about Rousey’s return to the Octagon following a hiatus of more than a year when…

April 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Khabib Nurmagomedov takes on short-notice opponent Darrell Horcher  With an injury to Tony Ferguson, UFC officials announced Thursday they’ve signed Darrell Horcher to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov at next weeks UFC on FOX 19 event. Nurmagomedov (22-0) hasn’t competed since a 2014 victory over current champ Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 11. He’s currently 6-0 inside the octagon….

December 27th, 2015
James Lynch

Our 2015 Awards Show is brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) hand out a number of awards for the following categories. Knockout Of The Year Award – 01:17 Submission Of The Year Award – 02:48 Fight Of The Year Award – 04:29 Upset Of The Year Award – 07:19 Surprise Of The…

March 1st, 2015
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 184. Surprises Jake Ellenberger — Jake Ellenberger had lost three-straight fights and no one knew where his head was…

March 1st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

UFC 184 was sold on the back of Ronda Rousey, and her performance in the main event will likely be what resonates with MMA fans above all else from this event for a long time to come. It took all of 14 seconds for Cat Zingano to employ the worst possible strategy for a bout…

March 1st, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 94 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC featherweight Cody Bollinger to talk about his upcoming fight with Andre Harrison at Titan FC 33 on Mar. 20th. Then L.A. Daily news sports editor Brian Martin helps us recap all the action from UFC 184. The…

March 1st, 2015
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 184 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Jake Ellenberger wins by submission (+1740) In a welterweight bout, Jake Ellenberger…

February 28th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

UFC 184 Closing Odds and Results On Saturday night, the Octagon returned to Los Angeles for the first time since 2012, and for its first pay-per-view event since all the way back in 2009. UFC 184 was the first time a PPV had been headlined by a pair of women’s bouts, and the card delivered….

February 28th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC 184. 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. Cat Zingano vs. Miesha Tate – TUF 17 Finale Upcoming Bout: Cat Zingano vs….

February 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 184 is a five-round title fight between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and No. 1 contender Cat Zingano. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Rousey is a -900 favorite (bet $900 to win $100) while Zingano is a +600 underdog (bet $100 to win $600). MMA…

February 26th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 184 Date: 02/28/15 Arena: Staples Center City: Los Angeles, CA Women’s Bantamweight title bout: “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (-900) vs “Alpha” Cat Zingano (+600) Fight Breakdown: UFC 184’s main event of the evening will be a five round title fight that see’s Colorado native “Alpha” Cat Zingano challenge “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s…

February 25th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Adam Martin has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for the big Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC 184 card. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking fights….

February 21st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

In the span of a month, UFC 184 went from one of the best cards on paper in 2015 to one of the worst. Chris Weidman and Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ had to pull out of their respective bouts, also removing Vitor Belfort and Yoel Romero from the card. Frank Mir and Antonio Silva were moved from…

November 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano Date: February 28, 2015 Location: Los Angeles, California Venue: Staples Center Broadcast: PPV UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (-1300) The first American woman to medal in Olympic Judo, Ronda Rousey (10-0) has gone from promising amateur to the reason why women’s MMA is in the UFC in just over three years. Her meteoric…

October 30th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced in the past 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list them all and give my quick thoughts on all of them. Ovince St-Preux vs. Shogun Rua, UFC Fight Night 56 Next weekend’s UFC Fight Night 56 card has undergone some changes. Due to…

October 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The next UFC women’s bantamweight title defence for champion Ronda Rousey finally has a date. The UFC announced on Wednesday that Rousey will take on No. 1 contender Cat Zingano in the co-main event of UFC 182, which is set for January 3 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event…

September 28th, 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 178. Yoel Romero — Move over everyone else at 185lbs, because there’s a new contender in town and his…

September 28th, 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 178 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Yoel Romero wins in round 3 (+1300) In a middleweight match that won “Fight…

September 28th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

UFC 178 was one of the most anticipated cards of the year, and it completely lived up to expectations. The main card featured four finishes in five fights, but it was more the way the fights played out that made the event memorable. Each main card result will have a direct impact on its division’s…

September 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 178 took place tonight live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the card overall was one of the best of the year as it featured a number of excellent, high-level fights from a number of the sport’s best athletes. Overall from a betting perspective, eight favorites and three underdogs…

September 26th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics After the cancellation of UFC 176 and the unfortunate shuffling of UFC 177, the fact remains that UFC 178 is perhaps the most stacked card of the year. All 10 fighters on the main card are ranked, plus several more on the prelims. In addition to a title at stake, each of the…

September 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

There are a number of prop bets available for UFC 178, and for Friday’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ve scoured through all of the available lines at 5Dimes Sportsbook and have selected five which I think have a good chance of winning. Demetrious Johnson wins inside the distance (+100) In the main event of the evening, Demetrious…

July 10th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC went on a fight announcing spree on Wednesday, as the promotion revealed a number of upcoming fights for the rest of the summer and fall schedule. As well, the other fights from UFC 176 that needed homes were also booked for new dates. And for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll list all…

December 4th, 2013
Brian Hemminger

While there wasn’t much ranked action this past week, he Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale’s main event slightly shook up the lightweight rankings.  MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Jason Nawara (@JasonNawara) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which will now be updated after every UFC event. One extra wrinkle this week is the…

May 3rd, 2013
Adam Martin.

Veteran MMA journalist Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer recently released the rumored list of female bantamweight fighters that are set to appear on season 18 of “The Ultimate Fighter,” which is being filmed in the next few weeks and which will air this fall. Here are the rumored fighters: Marcia Allen Shayna Baszler Revelina Berto…

April 29th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Referee Kim Winslow announced today on her Facebook page that she will be the main referee during season 18 of “The Ultimate Fighter,” which features men and women bantamweights competing for a six-figure contract in the UFC under the watchful of eye of coaches Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano. Here’s what Winslow wrote on Facebook:…

April 22nd, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Title Fight UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (-765) Profile: “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (7-0) is an MMA sensation thanks to the unbeaten and thrilling start to her career in the sport. While she may lack experience after making her pro debut a little more than two years ago, she has quickly become one of…

April 14th, 2013
Miguel

The UFC’s latest event is in the books as Vegas hosted ‘The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale’ at the Mandalay Bay Events Center last night. The main event featured Bantamweight star Urijah Faber looking for another win that gets him closer to a final title run. Faber was a heavy favorite at the sportbooks, closing at…

April 13th, 2013
Staff

Get inside the mind of a true professional MMA bettor. Host Luca Fury gives you his insight and betting advice on this TUF 17 Finale fight between Miesha Tate and Cat Zingano. MMAOddsBreaker offers the best in MMA betting picks, and fight card predictions on all MMA events. Before you make your bets, get inside information for…

April 13th, 2013
Matty

The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale: April 13, 2013 Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Women’s Bantamweight Contender Miesha Tate (-175) Profile: The Strikeforce bantamweight champion at 25 years of age, Miesha “Cupcake” Tate (13-3) shocked the world when she submitted Marloes Coenen at Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson to win the belt. Coenen was…

February 11th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC was busy announcing fights today for the upcoming The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale card, including a title-fight headliner and the second women’s bout in UFC history. According to a report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal that was later confirmed by the UFC, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will put his belt on the line…