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March 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

February 24th, 2017
Gabe Killian

We are now nearly three months into 2017, and the UFC’s calendar continues to fill up. Here are my thoughts on some recently booked matchups for March and April… Fight: Rani Yahya vs. Joe Soto Card: UFC Fight Night 106 Where: Fortaleza, Brazil When: March 11, 2017 Thoughts: I love this matchup, as it pits…

November 5th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 98 Date: November 5, 2016 Arena: Mexico City Arena City: Mexico City, Mexico Featherweight bout: Charles Oliveira (-115) vs Ricardo Lamas (-105) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 98 main card will feature a featherweight contest between Ricardo “The Bully” Lamas and Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira, with Oliveira being -115 ($115 to…

November 2nd, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 98 featherweight Ricardo Lamas as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday night (November 5, 2016) against Charles Oliveira at Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico. The Chicago native discusses the cancellation of his main event fight against B.J. Penn at UFC Fight Night 97, his matchup with Oliveira…

November 1st, 2016
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 a Top 10 featherweight class as Ricardo Lamas and Charles Oliveira face off at UFC Fight Night 98 in Mexico City, Mexico. Ricardo Lamas (Record: 16-5, +100…

August 26th, 2016
James Lynch

In a regular feature on MMAOddsBreaker I asked other professional MMA fighters who they think would win in Saturdays UFC on FOX 21 co-main event featuring  Anthony Pettis vs. Charles Oliveira. I spoke to the following fighters. Chris Camozzi – UFC middleweight – 00:00:09 Grant Dawson – Victory FC featherweight – 00:00:23 Kurt Holobaugh – Titan…

August 26th, 2016
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 co-main event at UFC on Fox 21 as Anthony Pettis drops down to featherweight to take on Charles Oliveira in Vancouver, Canada.   Charles Oliveira (Record: 21-5,…

July 18th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC featherweight Jeremy Stephens (25-12) talks about a potential matchup with Conor McGregor during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Jeremy also talks about his win over Renan Barao in his last fight and potential rematches with Anthony Pettis and Charles Oliveira.

June 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Will Brooks signs with UFC, faces Ross Pearson at TUF 23 Finale  MMAJunkie reports that Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks has signed with the UFC and will replace James Krause against Ross Pearson at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale. Brooks (17-1) heads into this matchup on an eight-fight win streak, including a unanimous decision victory over…

December 17th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 17 Date: December 19, 2015 Arena: Amway Center City: Orlando, FL Featherweight bout: Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira (+110) vs Myles “Fury” Jury (-130) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the FOX Sports 1 preliminary card for UFC on FOX 17 will be a featherweight contest between the Brazilian, Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira and Michigan native,…

October 8th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Wednesday was a mixed bag of MMA news; there were some fight announcements, postponements, and interviews with the same fighters who get interviewed every day, so basically the usual. The biggest news from the day was the announcement of Myles Jury’s first fight in the featherweight division. Jury will be dropping the extra 10 pounds…

August 24th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The Octagon made its first trip to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan last night, and despite an extremely anti-climatic end to the hotly anticipated main event, the card largely delivered more than expected. Charles Oliveira was forced to bow out of his bout with Max Holloway with an apparent neck injury, as the Brazilian was stretchered and braced…

August 23rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2015 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve added three new staff members to the our special picks chart this time around. After 28…

August 22nd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 74: “Holloway vs Oliveira” takes place today (Saturday, August 7, 2015) from the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. The event is headlined by a featherweight bout between former surging contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. UFC Fight Night 74 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC Fight Night 74 Weigh-in Results: …

August 20th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes and Kountermove. Our UFC Fight Night 74 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. –…

August 19th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This week, it almost seems as if the UFC knew there would be an MMA Analysis podcast. While friend of the MMA Analysis Chris Que Ladies Kelades was already booked to fight in Saskatoon, Joe Silva went out of his way to make sure Neil Magny-Medov Magny also made it onto the show. Listen in…

August 17th, 2015
Mike James

The main event of Sunday night’s UFC Fight Night 74 is a terrific featherweight contest between #5 ranked Max “Blessed” Holloway and #7 ranked Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira. Both fighters come into this contest on long winning streaks and will attempt to make a strong impression on the rest of the featherweight division.   Max…

July 6th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira Date: August 23, 2015 Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada Venue: SaskTel Centre Broadcast: FS1 UFC Featherweight Contender Max Holloway One of the youngest and most talented fighters in the UFC, Max Holloway (13-3) is quickly emerging as a top contender in the UFC featherweight division. He’s been fighting in the UFC…

June 16th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Three new fights have been announced for upcoming UFC cards. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each fight. Iuri Alcantara vs. Leandro Issa, UFC 190 A bantamweight contest between Iuri Alcantara and Leandro Issa has been added to UFC 190, which goes down August 1 at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil….

May 31st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

It was a long wait for MMA fans, but Saturday night saw the return of arguably MMA’s most consistently entertaining fighter. The main event of the Goiania event saw Carlos Condit step back in the Octagon for the first time since February 2014 to take on Thiago Alves. The opening round was extremely competitive, with…

May 28th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The MMA Analysis rejoices at the return of Carlos Condit, one of the most entertaining fighters in all of MMA. Lance, Brad, and Old Sean were up to their usual tricks, while backup executive producer New Shaun partially filled in for Jay Primetown. The important thing to remember is that both Condit and Do Bronx…

May 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 67 is a three-round featherweight bout between Charles Oliveira and Nik Lentz. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Oliveira is a -270 favorite (bet $270 to win $100) while Lentz is a +230 underdog (bet $100 to win $230). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Oliveira at…

April 2nd, 2015
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 give my thoughts on all of them. Charles Oliveira vs. Nik Lentz, UFC Fight Night 67 A featherweight bout between Charles Oliveira and Nik Lentz, which was originally scheduled to take place at UFC…

December 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of the TUF 20 Finale is a three-round featherweight bout between Jeremy Stephens and Charles Oliveira. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Stephens is a -125 favorite (bet $125 to win $100) while Oliveira is a -105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up…

December 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released the full main card betting odds for the TUF 20 Finale at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a preview of the nine bouts announced so far. Jeremy Stephens vs. Charles Oliveira Stephens opened at -125, Oliveira -115. Stephens is now -135 with the comeback on Oliveira -105. I really like Oliveira in this fight and think…

October 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the past 24 hours or so, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on the new fights. Jeremy Stephens vs. Charles Oliveira, TUF 20 Finale The co-main event of the TUF 20 Finale will be a three-round featherweight bout between Jeremy…

September 5th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

A late scheduling change means that the four-fight main card of UFC Fight Night 50 this Friday will begin at 10pm ET on Fox Sports 1. Not that it makes much of a difference, as the five preliminary fights air on Fox Sports 1 as well beginning at 7pm. The one thing it does mean…

September 4th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 50 Date: September 5, 2014 Arena: Foxwoods Resort Casino City: Ledyard, CT Featherweight bout: Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira (-185) vs Nik “The Carney” Lentz (+160) Fight Breakdown: The main card for UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut will feature a rematch between featherweights Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira and Nik “The Carney” Lentz,…

September 3rd, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another freeroll for MMAOddsBreaker.com readers. If you’re not familiar with how the site works, here’s a brief snippet from the site owners, themselves. Kountermove brings the traditional fantasy format to MMA. Accumulation of points and a salary cap make fantasy MMA more intriguing than…

September 3rd, 2014
Reed Kuhn

UFC Fight Night 50 September 5, 2014 Featherweight Matchup: Charles Oliveira vs Nik Lentz By @fightnomics   Big Picture:  In a rematch of two ranked Featherweights, both men are looking for closure to their 2011 No Contest. Although Charles Oliveira appeared to win the first meeting against Nik Lentz, an illegal knee led to a…

June 30th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 43 in New Zealand and UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio were each held on the same calendar day (Saturday, June 28th) and rewarded fight fans with 21 scraps within a 24 hour period. With a solid day full of fights now behind us, let’s take a look at which UFC…

June 30th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC Fight Night 43 and 44 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. Even if we have a rough night, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger will still post part two of the show…

June 29th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 43 in New Zealand and UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio were each held on the same calendar day (Saturday, June 28th) and rewarded fight fans with 21 scraps within a 24 hour period. It was a solid night of fights for the UFC, and there were eight performers who each…

June 29th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Even though Saturday’s two UFC events were separated by more than 12 hours and 7,000 miles, they did share one common trait: featherweights ended up being the most exciting fighters on the card. In San Antonio, Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens breathed some life into a very stale main card, while in Auckland Charles Oliveira…

June 27th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 43 Date: June 28, 2014 Arena: Vector Arena City: Auckland, New Zealand UFC Fight Night 43 will be live from New Zealand for the first time in the promotion’s history with a 10-fight card, including a four-fight main card that will stream live on UFC Fight Pass at 5am ET. If interested…

June 27th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Something new we at MMAOddsBreaker.com decided to do for 2014 is to keep a running tally of our fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. It all began with UFC Fight Night 34 at the beginning of the year and it continues with UFC Fight Night 43 tomorrow morning (June 28, 2014)….

June 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the best fights on paper heading into UFC Fight Night 43 is a three-round featherweight bout between Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira and Hatsu Hioki. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Oliveira as a -190 favorite (bet $190 to win $100) while Hioki is a +165 underdog (bet $100 to win…

June 24th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

In the wee hours of Saturday morning for North Americans, 12 fighters will be attempting to prove they belong in the UFC in Auckland, New Zealand on the prelims of UFC Fight Night 43. Only two of the twelve men scheduled for the UFC Fight Pass prelims (starting at 2:30am ET) have a win in…

June 23rd, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 43 Date: June 28, 2014 Arena: Vector Arena City: Auckland, New Zealand Middleweight bout: James Te Huna (-220) vs Nate Marquardt (+180) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC Fight Night 43 in New Zealand will be a middleweight tilt between New Zealand’s own James Te Huna, who will be making his…

June 22nd, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 43 Date: June 28, 2014 Arena: Vector Arena City: Auckland, New Zealand Featherweight bout: Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira (-190) vs Hatsu Hioki (+165) Fight Breakdown: UFC Fight Night 43 in New Zealand will be featuring a featherweight scrap on it’s UFC Fight Pass and it is all but guaranteed to produce fireworks….

June 20th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 43 will be live from the Vector Arena in Aucklund, New Zealand on June 28th, with a 10-fight card, including a four-fight main card that will stream live on UFC Fight Pass at 5am ET. Kicking things off will be a welterweight contest between Mike Rhodes and Robert Whitaker. Whitaker was the…

April 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC is bringing along a great featherweight fight with it when the promotion makes its New Zealand debut in June. According to a report from Brazilian news outlet Tatame, Hatsu Hioki will square off against Charles Oliveira in a three-round featherweight bout at UFC Fight Night New Zealand, which takes place June 28 at…

February 17th, 2014
Adam Martin.

For today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ve looked through all the prop bets offered on 5Dimes Sportsbook for this past Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 36 card, and I’ve selected five of which cashed out big — that is, if you were lucky enough to have to foresight to bet on them. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza wins…

February 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

At every UFC event, there’s always a few fighters that stand out and a few fighters who let everyone down, and UFC Fight Night 36 was no different. Here’s three fighters that surprised with their performances, and three that disappointed. Surprises Joe Proctor — In a preliminary lightweight bout, Joe Proctor showed improved striking in…

February 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 36 took place tonight in Brazil and the card overall was one of the most forgettable in UFC history, chock full of boring fights and uneventful decisions. Overall, seven favorites won while three underdogs cashed and two fights closed as Pick ’ems. Here’s a betting recap of UFC Fight Night 36 based on…

February 9th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 36 Date: February 15, 2014 Arena: Arena Jaragua City: Jaragua do Sul, Brazil Featherweight bout: Andy “Little Axe” Ogle (+450) vs Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira (-600) Fight Breakdown: Getting things started for the UFC Fight Night 36 main card will be a featherweight match-up between a Brit and a Brazilian, when Andy…

February 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the preliminary card bouts scheduled for UFC Fight Night 36 is a featherweight contest between Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira and Andy “The Little Axe” Ogle. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Oliveira as a -550 betting favorite (bet $550 to win $100) while Ogle is a +400 underdog (bet $100…

September 11th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC 166 card got a shakeup late last night, but don’t worry fight fans, none of the main card matchups were affected. As everyone has heard by now, featherweight Matt Grice was involved in a serious car accident earlier this week and it was just a matter of time before he was officially pulled…

August 8th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today added a featherweight bout between Charles Oliveira and Estevan Payan to the upcoming UFC 166 card, according to a report from Jeremy Botter of The Houston Chronicle. The bout will be added to the preliminary card of UFC 166, one of the most stacked events the UFC has offered up all year. The…

July 7th, 2013
Miguel

The big news coming from UFC 162 is obviously the demise of Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, however the card had several notable fights that saw a former champion get back on the winning track in Frankie Edgar, as well as saw as many as three relatively big names likely fight their last UFC fight. Video:…

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