dennis siver

April 13th, 2016
James Lynch

B.J. Penn vs. Dennis Siver set for UFC 199 Yahoo! Sports reported Tuesday that B.J. Penn makes his much anticipated return at UFC 199 against Dennis Siver. Penn (16-10-2) returns from a two-year layoff and is coming off a third round TKO loss to Frankie Edgar. The 37-year old has lost four straight fights and hasn’t…

June 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

These were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 69. The Surprises Tatsuya Kawajiri — Following a 14-month layoff and an eye injury that nearly ended his career, I wasn’t expecting a good performance from Kawajiri against Dennis Siver. But I was wrong about him, as he looked pretty…

June 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

This is a sample of some of the UFC Fight Night 69 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. Joanna Jedrzejczyk wins in round 3 (+525) The main event saw UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk continue…

June 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Pass events usually don’t get much love from the fans, but UFC Fight Night 69 was different as it was the first Fight Pass event to feature a title fight, with UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her title against Jessica Penne in the main event. The “Double J” fight was clearly…

June 18th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 69 is a three-round featherweight bout between Dennis Siver and Tatsuya Kawajiri. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Siver is a -170 favorite (bet $170 to win $100) while Kawajiri is a +150 underdog (bet $100 to win $150). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Siver 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…

January 19th, 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 Fight Night 59. Surprises Lorenz Larkin — I had no idea how Lorenz Larkin would do at 170lbs, but…

January 19th, 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 Fight Night 59 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Lorenz Larkin wins by TKO (+405)/Larkin wins in round 1…

January 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 59 took place Saturday night at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, and overall it was a decent card that provided a few highlights, including a nice main event to cap off the evening. Overall from a betting perspective, 10 betting favorites won while two underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes…

January 14th, 2015
Adam Martin.

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January 8th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 59 is a five-round featherweight bout between Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, McGregor is a -1200 favorite (bet $1200 to win $100) while Siver is a +700 underdog (bet $100 to win $700). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up McGregor at…

January 7th, 2015
James Lynch

When MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas releases his opening lines at 5Dimes Sportsbook we’re often left with the question, should we place a bet now or later? When the public gets in on the action, line movement is undoubtedly going to happen. This is especially true with upcoming UFC main event participants where the lines are…

January 2nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

Conor McGregor is officially one win away from a UFC title shot. UFC president Dana White confirmed to reporters prior to UFC 182 that McGregor, the hyped-up featherweight from Ireland, will receive the next crack at UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo should he get by Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 59, which takes place…

December 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The complete main card odds for UFC Fight Night 59 were recently revealed at 5Dimes Sportsbook, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver The main event of UFC FN 59 sees Conor McGregor taking on Dennis Siver. McGregor opened at -600…

November 18th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 59: Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver Date: January 18, 2015 Location: Boston, Massachusetts Venue: TD Garden Broadcast: FS1 UFC Featherweight Contender Conor McGregor A character who backs up his trash talking with vicious knockouts inside the cage, Conor McGregor (16-2) has taken the MMA world by storm and is a bonafide star now. After winning…

October 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Rising star Conor McGregor’s next fight is official, but it won’t be for the featherweight title. The UFC announced on Thursday that McGregor, one of their prized up-and-comers, will next take on veteran Dennis Siver in the main event of UFC Fight Night 59, which is set to take place January 18 at TD Garden…

October 9th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 53, UFC Fight Night 54, The Ultimate Fighter season 20 and Bellator 127 taking place this past week, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Brad Taschuk (@BradTaschuk) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC…

September 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all the new fights. Dennis Siver vs. Charles Rosa, UFC Fight Night 53 After the Swedish athletic commission wouldn’t clear Taylor Lapilus to fight Dennis Siver on short notice, top prospect…

July 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC officially announced two new bouts in the last 24 hours, and both fights are head scratchers. Urijah Faber vs. Masanori Kanehara, UFC Fight Night 52 The UFC yesterday revealed that Urijah Faber will get his wish to fight in Japan when the bantamweight contender squares off against UFC newcomer Masnori Kanehara at UFC…

December 30th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC 168 made us cheer and cringe as it came and went this past weekend (Dec. 28, 2013). Now that the final fight card of the year has concluded, here are some potential match-ups I would be interested in seeing for the winners of the evening… Robbie “Problems” Peralta vs Jimy “The Kid” Hettes –…

December 27th, 2013
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…

December 26th, 2013
Adam Martin.

With yesterday being Christmas, there really wasn’t any breaking news or fight announcements to to covered in today’s MMA Odds and Ends. So, instead of giving my usual early leans for all the new fights announced, today I’ll take a look at the UFC 168 prop bets on the board, and point out five of…

September 27th, 2013
Adam Martin.

It was a busy week in the world of mixed martial arts — when is it not? — and with all the news this week there were a few odds and ends that slipped under the rug, so to speak. I’m talking about recent fight announcements, of course, so for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll…

July 9th, 2013
Adam Martin.

No one can accuse the fighters in Bellator of not being drug tested anymore. The first fighter in the history of Bellator MMA to fail a drug test that we are aware of is none other than Steven Artoff, who tested positive for marijuana following his Bellator 96 loss to Justin McNally. The news was…

July 8th, 2013
Adam Martin.

On every UFC card there’s always tons of value in the prop bets, and although they are very difficult to hit, if you do indeed hit one (or more) of them then there’s no doubt your night will be quite profitable. Here’s a list of five crazy UFC 162 prop bets that cashed big, based…

July 5th, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC 162 July 6, 2013 Featherweights: Cub Swanson vs. Dennis Siver By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics Big Picture: Leading off the UFC 162 main card is a potential fight of the night between two guys who have no problems throwing down. With both fighters riding multi-fight win streaks and currently occupying the middle of the UFC…

July 5th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 162: July 6, 2013 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Featherweight Contender Cub Swanson (-170) Profile: Former WEC featherweight title contender Cub Swanson (19-5) had a pretty good run in the WEC leading up to a title shot loss to UFC champion Jose Aldo. Since then, the 29-year-old California native has…

July 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

You never know until fight night, but as far as I’m concerned, UFC 162 is the best pay-per-view the UFC has put together all year long. In the main event of the evening we have a fight that has been the talk of the combat sports world for the last year, as up-and-comer Chris Weidman finally…