chris cariaso

February 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Tim Means pulled from UFC Fight Night 83 main event after failed USADA test UFC officials announced Wednesday evening that UFC Fight Night 83 headliner Tim Means has been pulled from a planned from his UFC Fight Night 83 welterweight fight with Donald Cerrone after being notified of a potential anti-doping policy violation. “It is important to note that, under…

October 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX Flyweight bout: Chris Cariaso (+160) vs Sergio Pettis (-185) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 192 prelims on UFC Fight Pass will be featuring a flyweight contest between the veteran Chris “Kamikaze” Cariaso and Duke Roufus product Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis. Both fighters are coming…

March 7th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC 185 is a three-round flyweight bout between Henry Cejudo and Chris Cariaso. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Cejudo is a -550 favorite (bet $550 to win $100) while Cariaso is a +425 underdog (bet $100 to win $425). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Cejudo…

January 13th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A few new bouts were added to upcoming fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll quick my quick thoughts on them. Uriah Hall vs. Ron Stallings, UFC Fight Night 59 After Louis Taylor pulled out of his UFC Fight Night 59 bout against Uriah Hall, the UFC signed late replacement Ron Stallings…

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
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 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC 178 is a three-round middleweight bout between Yoel Romero and Tim Kennedy. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Romero is a -125 favorite (bet $125 to win $100) while Kennedy is a +115 underdog (bet $100 to win $115). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Kennedy…

September 26th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC 178 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

September 26th, 2014
Matty

Q & Anik is an article featured exclusively on MMAOddsBreaker.com which goes five rounds with UFC commentator Jon Anik discussing his betting tips and picks on some of the biggest UFC cards of the year. 1st Round Q: Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is already up to -1600 after opening -1400 at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, is there any way…

September 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC 178 is a three-round lightweight bout between Eddie Alvarez and Donald Cerrone. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Alvarez is a -110 favorite (bet $110 to win $100) while Cerrone is also a -110 favorite (bet $110 to win $100) in a Pick ’em fight. MMA linesetter…

September 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of the UFC 178 preliminary card is a three-round bantamweight bout between Dominick Cruz and Takeya Mizugaki. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Cruz is a -400 favorite (bet $400 to win $100) while Mizugaki is a +325 underdog (bet $100 to win $325). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Cruz…

September 26th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 178 Date: September 27, 2014 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV UFC 178 will be live on Pay Per View this Saturday at 10pm ET with a five-fight main card, with televised preliminary action kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX Sports 1.Interested in wagering on these plays, or any other…

September 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 178 is a five-round title fight between UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Johnson is a -1375 favorite (bet $1375 to win $100) while Cariaso is a +900 underdog (bet $100 to win $900). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Johnson…

September 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the most-anticipated fights at UFC 178 is a three-round featherweight bout between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, McGregor is a -265 favorite (bet $265 to win $100) while Poirier is a +225 underdog (bet $100 to win $225). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up McGregor at…

September 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 178 is a three-round welterweight bout between John Howard and Brian Ebersole. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Howard is a -215 favorite (bet $215 to win $100) while Ebersole is a +178 underdog (bet $100 to win $178). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Howard at -180…

September 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 178 is a three-round lightweight bout between Jorge Masvidal and James Krause. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Masvidal is a -360 favorite (bet $360 to win $100) while Krause is a +300 underdog (bet $100 to win $300). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Masvidal at -405…

August 13th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Well it seems UFC 178 simply isn’t meant to be the blockbuster event everyone had it pegged as since way back in March, when Alexander Gustafsson reclaimed his #1 contender’s slot with a victory over Jimi Manuwa. Few saw Jon Jones’ April title defense against Glover Teixeira as more than a mere detour on the…

July 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 177: DILLASHAW VS. BARAO 2 Date: August 30, 2014 Location: Sacramento, California Venue: Sleep Train Arena Broadcast: PPV UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw (-135) A former NCAA Division I wrestler and current Team Alpha Male member, T.J. Dillashaw (11-2) took the MMA world by storm earlier this year when he defeated UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao via…

July 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 177: DILLASHAW VS. BARAO 2 Date: August 30, 2014 Location: Sacramento, California Venue: Sleep Train Arena Broadcast: PPV UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson (-1425) Since losing to bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz in October, 2011, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson (20-2-1) has taken over the UFC’s flyweight division with relative ease. He won the UFC’s four-man flyweight tournament with wins over…

July 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC has added another title fight to UFC 177, and the match will serve as the event’s co-headliner. The promotion announced on Tuesday that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will take on Chris Cariaso at UFC 177, which is set for August 30 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. The bout will serve…

May 12th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC 172 and UFC Fight Night 40 taking place the last three weeks, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shook up.  MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Jason Nawara (@JasonNawara) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated just about after every UFC event. As always, we only show changes…

May 10th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 40 flyweight Louis Smolka as he prepares for his main card bout this Saturday (May 10, 2014) against Chris Cariaso at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. The talented unbeaten Hawaiian knows he has a stiff test in front of him in Cariaso, but he…

May 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout of UFC Fight Night 40 is a three-round flyweight bout between Louis “Da Last Samurai” Smolka and Chris “Kamikaze” Cariaso. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Smolka as a -135 favorite (bet $135 to win $100) while Cariaso is a +115 underdog (bet $100 to win $115)….

February 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC this week announced a few new matchups that slipped through the cracks for many, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick take on these bouts that may have passed you by. Brad Pickett vs. Neil Seery, UFC Fight Night 37 After Ian McCall was removed from his UFC Fight…

January 30th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Danny Martinez knows Saturday night’s UFC 169 event could be his last real chance to make a name for himself. The flyweight veteran of Team Alliance in San Diego had an opportunity slip past him five years ago when he battled Joseph Benavidez in the WEC, losing a hard-fought decision. After years of trying to…

January 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the preliminary bouts at UFC 169 that I’m most looking forward to is a bantamweight bout between Chris “Kamikaze” Cariaso an Danny “The Gremlin” Martinez. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Cariaso as a -150 betting favorite (bet $150 to win $100) while Martinez is a +130 underdog (bet $100…

January 17th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC bouts were announced this week that somehow slipped past the view of most folk, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all of them. Mike Rhodes vs. George Sullivan, UFC on FOX 10 The first new fight announced this week is a welterweight bout between…

October 10th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I’ve always wished UFC awarded a “Comeback Fighter Of The Night” bonus, because it seems as though at every UFC event there is a stunning comeback by somebody who was getting beat handily in the early goings of a fight. At UFC Fight Night 29, that fighter was Chris Cariaso, who battled back after a very…

October 10th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 29 was one of the most surprising events of the year as a number of unexpected outcomes happened, many of them shocking the entire MMA community. And when that happens, that means some big prop bets cashed out. Here’s a list of five crazy UFC Fight Night 29 prop bets that cashed,…

October 9th, 2013
Jason Nawara

The time: Wednesday night (Oct. 9, 2013) The place: Jose Correa Gymnasium in Bareuri, Brazil. The event: UFC Fight Night 29 Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads down south to Brazil once again to fill a card full of their Brazilian talent, and it’s actually a pretty great card. There’s no Facebook prelims this time out,…

October 8th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Another fight that is being overlooked at UFC Fight Night 29 is a preliminary card bout between Brazilian Iliarde Santos and top-10 ranked flyweight Chris Cariaso. Santos is currently a tiny -120 favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while Cariaso is a +110 underdog (bet $100 to win $110) at 5Dimes Sportsbook. MMA oddsmaker Nick…

May 18th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Professional MMA handicapper Luca Fury gives you his betting advice and insight on the Jussier da Silva vs Chris Cariaso Flyweight contenders bout at UFC on FX 8. 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 the upcoming…