dan henderson

October 10th, 2016
Matty

Count me in as one of the many who wished MMA legend Dan Henderson would have ended his career with a win and the middleweight title belt against Michael Bisping last Saturday night at UFC 204. But let’s be honest, how can anyone be too surprised by the result of the judges in Bisping’s hometown…

October 10th, 2016
Matty

UFC 204 Highlights: Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson   UFC 204 Highlights: Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort   UFC 204 Highlights: Stefan Struve vs. Daniel Omielanczuk   Dan Henderson Announces Retirement

October 9th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 177  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and guest co-host Andrew “The Clown Kid” Lawrence (@TheClownKid) combine for a joint “The Parting Shot Podcast” & “Before The Bald Man Speaks” edition of the show recapping UFC 204       WE NOW HAVE OFFICIAL “Parting Shot Podcast” T-SHIRTS! BUY THEM HERE –>  here SUBSCRIBE…

October 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC 204 middleweight title fight between champion Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson . Click below to see who picked who. Ian McCall – UFC flyweight – 00:00:09 John Howard – WSOF welterweight – 00:00:33 Belal Muhammad – UFC welterweight – 00:01:07 Grant Dawson – Victory FC featherweight – 00:01:25 Joey Gomez – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:45 Marques Jackson…

October 6th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC 204 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week right…

October 5th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Manchester, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. (ET) and will…

October 5th, 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 at the main event of UFC 204 as Michael Bisping defends his middleweight championship on his home turf against American Dan Henderson at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Michael…

October 5th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

It’s Vegas week for The MMA Analysis! If you’re in Sin City anytime from Thursday-Monday, you can meet up with the crew (sans KING Kevin Casey, as he had prior commitments), and help us feed our alcohol and degenerate gambling addictions. Saturday night in particular will be a treat, as some of the worst minds…

October 4th, 2016
Matty

When I first heard there was going to be a rematch between Michael Bisping (29-7) and Dan Henderson (32-14) for the middleweight title at UFC 204, I was extremely disappointed. Why would the organization give 46-year-old Hendo another title shot when he has gone 3-6 in his past nine fights? At the time, I also couldn’t believe…

October 4th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Event: UFC 204 – Bisping vs. Henderson 2 Date: October 8, 2016 Location: Manchester, England Venue: Manchester Arena Broadcast: Pay-Per-View UFC Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping After winning ‘The Ultimate Fighter 3’ as a light heavyweight, Michael Bisping led the charge for the UFC’s international expansion, particularly in the United Kingdom. Over his 10-year UFC career,…

October 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 176  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap all the action from UFC on Fight Night 96 and preview UFC 204. The Big Three  1) How did you score John Lineker vs. John Dodson? 2) Anything else stand out to you on the card? 3) Quick Picks: UFC 204   Fight…

September 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Joey Gomez (6-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Jose Quinones (4-2) at UFC Fight Night 94 on September 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Joey also explains why he moved back to California, coming up short in his UFC debut against Rob Font and his training camp for this fight

August 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson officially headline UFC 204  UFC officials announced Monday that the rematch between UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson is official as they will headline UFC 204 on October 8 in Manchester, England. The Las Vegas based promotion also announced six other fights, the most notable include Vitor Belfort (25-12) vs. Gegard…

August 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) didn’t holding any events this weekend, so it was time to catch up on a few major fights taking place in the next few months. The biggest bout of all, the UFC 204 headliner rematch between Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson, will take place on Saturday, October 8th, in what is…

July 17th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC light heavyweight Gian Villante (14-7) talks about when he wants to return to the cage and a potential bout with Steve Bosse  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Gian also talks about his friendship with Stipe Miocic, Chris Weidman post-surgery and Dan Henderson getting a title shot.

July 2nd, 2016
Betting Bruiser

Going into the rematch against Luke Rockhold, not many people gave Michael Bisping a better chance of surviving than a snowball’s chance in hell. Oddsmakers around the world essentially gave Bisping less than a 15% chance of winning the championship, an opportunity he was given on short notice. Maybe Luke Rockhold made the same mistake…

June 9th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

With no UFC upcoming this weekend, Jay, Brad, and New Shaun (Lance has been fired, and Old Sean is back on probation) were able to dive deep into UFC 199 to recap the most entertaining MMA event of 2016. Some of the big moments covered include Michael Bisping’s shocking win, Dan Henderson’s brutal KO, and…

June 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Bellator heavyweight  Kimbo Slice passes away at age 42 Bellator heavyweight Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson passed away Monday night in his home state of Florida. There hasn’t been an offical cause of death. Bellator President Scott Coker released the following statment “We are all shocked and saddened by the devastating and untimely loss of Kimbo Slice,…

April 15th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC 205 takes place in New York on Nov. 12th at Madison Square Garden  On Thursday Governor Andrew Cuomo – joined by Lorenzo Fertitta, Ronda Rousey and Chris Weidman – signed off on paperwork and officially legalized MMA in the state of New York. Fertitta announced that Madison Square Garden will play host to the UFC’s first…

April 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Dan Henderson, who was expecting to fight Lyoto Machida this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, before Machida tested posted for banned substances and the fight was cancelled. Editor’s note: There are a few audio issues about halfway through the interview. Needless to say,…

April 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Lyoto Machida admits use of banned substance, UFC on FOX 19 rematch with Dan Henderson scrapped The rematch between Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson has been pulled from UFC on FOX 19 this Saturday due to the Brazillian admitting to taking a banned substance.  The UFC released an official statement. “The UFC organization was made aware today…

April 13th, 2016
Reed Kuhn

UFC on FOX 19 April 16th, 2016 Middleweight Matchup: Lyoto Machida vs Dan Henderson By @fightnomics   Big Picture:  It’s hard to imagine that this weekend will mark the 19th time the UFC has put fights on network primetime, and yet here we are with a FOX card loaded with veterans and fresh stars alike…

February 1st, 2016
James Lynch

Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida II set for UFC on FOX 19 MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani reports that Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida have verbally agreed to a rematch at UFC on FOX 19. These two previously fought at UFC 157 in February 2013, with Machida taking home a split-decision victory. Henderson (31-14) is coming off a first round knockout…

November 6th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 77: “Belfort vs Henderson 3” takes place today (Friday, November 6, 2015) from the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The event is headlined by a middleweight trilogy bout between Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort. UFC Fight Night 77 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC Fight Night 77 Weigh-in Results: …

November 5th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

After a week off, the MMA Analysis is back to break down UFC Fight Night 77. However, more importantly, Lance and Brad had a golden opportunity to make fun of Jay’s boyfriend Khabib, and do so at length. Unfortunately, Sean was not around to talk about his boyfriend Magnymedov, but you can’t always get what…

November 4th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas 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 77 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available…

November 2nd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns after a two-week break for a free event on Fox Sports 1 this weekend. UFC Fight Night 77 takes place Saturday night (November 31, 2015) at the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil and features a middleweight main event between former UFC title challengers Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort in a trilogy bout….

November 2nd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 77 middleweight Dan Henderson as he prepares for his upcoming main event this Saturday (November 7, 2015) against Vitor Belfort at the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The 45-year old legend has been there and done that in the sport, and he’s not planning on…

October 31st, 2015
Mike James

The main event of UFC Fight Night 77 is the third meeting of mixed martial arts legends Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort and Dan Henderson. The two greats have met twice before, with Henderson scoring a decision win while fighting for the Pride organization in 2006 and Belfort scoring a quick and brutal technical knockout over…

August 3rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

After a very exciting weekend of fights which showcased UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey’s tremendous starpower, the promotion announced an upcoming main event for a future Fight Night show in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Dan Henderson vs Vitor Belfort 3, UFC Fight Night, November 7th These men met for the first time at Pride 32…

July 4th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with former two-time UFC title challenger Dan Henderson in the fallout of his impressive first round technical knockout of Tim Boetsch earlier last month. The former multi-division Pride champion still believes he has plenty of gas left in the tank and he’d love an opportunity to rematch several of his more…

June 8th, 2015
Adam Martin.

These were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 68. Surprises Dan Henderson – After losing five of his last six fights and getting knocked out in a minute by Gegard Mousasi, I really thought Dan Henderon was done, but he showed with a blistering first-round KO over Tim…

June 8th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 68 was, quite simply, one of the best UFC events I have ever watched. It totally blew away my expectations, and at the end of it I felt good to a fan of MMA again. Let’s start with the preliminary card. The opening fight of the Fight Pass prelims was surprising, as…

June 7th, 2015
Adam Martin.

This is a sample of some of the UFC Fight Night 68 prop bets that cashed big for bettors. To bet on props like these in the future, go to the ‘Props’ section under ‘Fighting’ at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Ben Rothwell wins by submission (+1000)/Rothwell wins in round 1 (+450) In the co-main event, Ben Rothwell picked…

June 4th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 68 is a five-round middleweight bout between Tim Boetsch and Dan Henderson. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Boetsch is a -190 favorite (bet $190 to win $100) while Henderson is a +165 underdog (bet $100 to win $165). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Boetsch…

June 3rd, 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 68 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts….

May 30th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

When Jon Jones was removed from UFC 187 and stripped of the light heavyweight title due to his hit-and-run accident, it created a domino effect with some upcoming cards, and nowhere can that be seen more than on UFC Fight Night 68. The main event for this card is now tentatively penciled in as the…

May 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 68: Boetsch vs. Henderson Date: June 6, 2015 Location: New Orleans, Louisiana Venue: Smoothie King Center Broadcast: FS1 UFC Middleweight Tim Boetsch Tim Boetsch (18-8) has long been a guy who has been counted out by bettors, but with a 9-7 record in the UFC he’s performed better than expectations for the most…

May 5th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 68 has a new main event, and fans in Louisiana aren’t likely to be too happy about it. UFC FN 68, which takes place June 6 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, was supposed to be headlined by Daniel Cormier taking on Ryan Bader in a five-round light heavyweight bout. But…

April 9th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics When Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic walks into the Octagon this weekend in Poland, he’ll be the 19th fighter to do so under the UFC promotion at over 40 years of age. He faces Gabriel Gonzaga, who defeated him in a number one contender matchup nearly eight years ago at UFC 70. That these…

March 2nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of exciting fights for upcoming spring fight cards, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll list the new bouts and give my thoughts on them. Sean Spencer vs. Mike Pyle, UFC 187 A welterweight matchup between Sean Spencer and Mike Pyle is the latest addition to UFC 187, which is…

January 21st, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 14 middleweight Dan Henderson about his upcoming co-main event bout this Saturday night (Jan. 24, 2015) against Gegard Mousasi at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholme, Sweden. The talented former multi-divisional Pride champion feels there are still plenty of great fights for him in his career despite being…

January 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC on FOX 14 is a three-round middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and Dan Henderson. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Mousasi is a -300 favorite (bet $300 to win $100) while Henderson is a +250 underdog (bet $100 to win $250). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Mousasi…

November 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC has announced four new matchups featuring big names, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the bouts and give my initial thoughts on them. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson, UFC Stockholm The main event of UFC Stockholm was announced by the UFC yesterday and it’s a good one as Alexander Gustafsson…

May 25th, 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 are the three surprises and the three disappointments from UFC 173. Surprises TJ Dillashaw — In the definition of a surprising performance, TJ Dillashaw laid waste to Renan Barao by beating…

May 25th, 2014
James Lynch

On our 1-year year anniversary show, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome TSN- Off The Record producer Aaron Bronsteter (@aarbron) to recap all the action from UFC 173 last night in Las Vegas. The Big Three 1) TJ Dillashaw defeats Renan Barao to win 135lb title. How big of an upset was this and what’s next for Dillashaw?…

May 25th, 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 173 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. TJ Dillashaw wins by T/KO (+2000)/Dillashaw wins in round five (+7800) In one of…

May 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 173 took place tonight in Las Vegas, NV, and it proved to be one of the most eventful cards of the year as a number of big underdogs came through in impressive fashion. Overall, five underdogs hit while seven favorites came through. Here’s a betting recap for UFC 173 based on the closing results…

May 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC 173 is a three-round light heavyweight battle between Daniel “DC” Cormier and Dan “Hollywood” Henderson. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Cormier as a-850 favorite (bet $850 to win $100) while Henderson is a +575 underdog (bet $100 to win $575). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas originally opened…

May 20th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 173 light heavyweight Daniel Cormier as he prepares for his co-main event bout this Saturday (May 24, 2014) against Dan Henderson at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The unbeaten top contender knows he has a tough test ahead of him, but he’s been training…

May 20th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 173 light heavyweight Dan Henderson as he prepares for his co-main event bout this Saturday (May 24, 2014) against Daniel Cormier at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The powerful veteran knows he’ll be at a significant size disadvantage come fight time, but it’s nothing…