derrick lewis

March 11th, 2019
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin recap UFC Wichita and answer all of your MMA questions. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy. Check out their clothes at Amazon here  Watch today’s show below at YouTube.

March 6th, 2019
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin preview UFC Wichita and answer all of your MMA questions. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy. Check out their clothes at Amazon here  Watch today’s show below at YouTube.

November 2nd, 2018
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 the main event of UFC 230 as two division champion Daniel Cormier defends the heavyweight championship against surging contender Derrick Lewis at Madison Square Garden in New…

October 29th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 230 takes place Saturday, November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the full odds for the card, and here they are. UFC 230 Opening Odds Daniel Cormier -900 Derrick Lewis +500 Chris Weidman -125 Ronaldo Souza -105 David Branch -300 Jarred Cannonier +220…

October 10th, 2018
Adam Martin.

After months of rumors about what the main event of UFC 230 would be, we finally have out answer, though the announcement of the headliner was also followed by news the co-main event is off. I’ll give me thoughts on the updated card in today’s MMA odds and ends. UFC 230 Gets Cormier vs Lewis,…

October 9th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Now that UFC 229 is over and done with, it’s time to move on to the next big PPV event, and that’s next month’s UFC 230 event, taking place November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Controversy ensued last week when the UFC announced the flyweight title bout between Valentina Shevchenko and…

March 5th, 2017
Gabe Killian

MMAOddsBreaker.com‘s Fight of the Month for February 2017 goes to UFC heavyweights Derrick Lewis and Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 105 on February 19th. Browne looked to be in control in the early going of this main event heavyweight contest scheduled for five rounds. He hurt Lewis with kicks to the body, but “The Black…

February 22nd, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada last Sunday (February 19, 2017) for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne, where five of 11 bouts ended inside the distance. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for ‘Performance of…

February 21st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada last Sunday (February 19, 2017) for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne, where five of 11 bouts ended inside the distance. The scraps are now behind us, so let’s take a look at some potential matchups…

February 21st, 2017
Jay Primetown

With UFC Fight Night 105 behind us, there were many noteworthy performances which saw fighters’ stock rise. Jay Primetown takes a look at the key performers and what’s next for them. Johny Hendricks Overview: Hendricks’ career was on its last legs. A last-ditch effort to move up in weight was his final opportunity to prove…

February 20th, 2017
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 105 – Derrick Lewis vs. Travis Browne video highlights  UFC Fight Night 105 – Johny Hendricks vs. Hector Lombard video highlights  UFC Fight Night 105 – Sam Sicilia vs. Gavin Tucker video highlights  Bellator 172 video highlights

February 19th, 2017
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 105 took place Sunday night (February 19, 2017) at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. The card was headlined by Derrick Lewis battling Travis Browne in a heavyweight affair. Overall from a betting perspective, seven favorites won while four underdogs came through on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each…

February 19th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne Date: February 19, 2017 Arena: Scotiabank Centre City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada for the second time in promotional history this Sunday (February 19, 2017) with UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne. The 11-fight card is set…

February 17th, 2017
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 Fight Night 105 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, as Travis Browne takes on Derrick Lewis in a Top 15 heavyweight clash. Travis Browne (Record:…

February 17th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne Date: February 19, 2017 Arena: Scotiabank Centre City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Heavyweight bout: Derrick Lewis (-110) vs Travis Browne (-110) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC Fight Night 105 in Halifax will be a five-round heavyweight tilt between Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis and Travis “Hapa”…

December 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs Abdurakhimov Date: December 9, 2016 Arena: Times Union Center City: Albany, NY Heavyweight bout: Derrick Lewis (-200) vs Shamil Abdurakhimov (+185) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC Fight Night 102 in Albany in a five round heayweight match-up between Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis and Shamil Abdurakhimov, with…

October 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

Following UFC’s November 12 inaugral trip to New York City, the promotion will be heading upstate to Albany, NY on December 9th for UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs Abdurakhimov. Derrick Lewis and Shamil Abdurakhimov are scheduled to face off in the five-round heavyweight headliner. In a potential co-main event, another pair of heavyweights will square…

September 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim headlines UFC Fight Night 99 in Ireland UFC officials announced Thursday that a welterweight matchup between  Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim will headline the UFC’s return to Ireland. Nelson (15-2-1) heads into this match up off a bonus-winning victory over Albert Tumenov at UFC Fight Night 87 back in May….

July 4th, 2016
Gabe Killian

Date: July 7, 2016 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Heavyweight bout: Roy Nelson (-135) vs Derrick Lewis (+115) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 90 will be a heavyweight showdown between Roy “Big Country” Nelson and Derrick “The Blaat” Lewis, with Nelson being a slight -135 ($135 to…

June 27th, 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 co-main event of UFC Fight Night 90 in Las Vegas, Nevada as Derrick Lewis takes on Roy Nelson in a top 15 heavyweight clash.   Derrick Lewis…

May 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

Undisclosed injury forces Josh Thomson off Bellator 154 fight with Michael Chandler Lightweight Josh Thomson has pulled out of his fight with Michael Chandler due to an undisclosed injury according to FloCombat.com. Both Thomson’s (22-8 ) and Chandler (14-3) are both coming off back-to-back wins. There is no word on what type of injury Thomson had sustained. A replacement opponent…

April 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Video Highlights: Junior dos Santos vs. Ben Rothwell  Video Highlights: Derrick Lewis vs. Gabriel Gonzaga   Video Highlights: Francis Ngannou vs. Curtis Blaydes   Kevin Souza replaces Derek Campos in Saturday’s Bellator 152 main event MMAJunkie’s Mike Bohn reported Monday that Bellator has signed UFC veteran Kevin Souza, and he will replace Derek Campos in the main…

April 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 86 Date: April 10, 2016 Arena: Arena Zagreb City: Zagreb, Croatia Heavyweight bout: Derrick Lewis (-145) vs Gabriel Gonzaga (+135) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event of the evening for UFC Fight Night 86 in Croatia today will be a heavyweight contest between Louisiana’s Derrick Lewis and Brazil’s Gabriel Gonzaga, with Lewis being…

April 7th, 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 a heavyweight bout between Brazilian Gabriel Gonzaga and American Derrick Lewis. This is an important clash in the heavyweight division as the winner likely vaults into the division’s…

June 4th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 68 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Shawn Jordan and Derrick Lewis. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Lewis is a -120 favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while Jordan is a +100 underdog (bet $100 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened…

June 2nd, 2015
James Lynch

UFC heavyweight Shawn “The Savage” Jordan looks to extend his winning streak to three straight on Saturday when he faces off against Derrick Lewis, in a rematch, at UFC Fight Night 68 in New Orleans. The former LSU fullback spoke to MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 107 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” and discussed a variety of topics.  …

May 31st, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 107 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First UFC heavyweight Shawn Jordan joins the show to talk about his rematch against Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night 68 Saturday. Then we’re joined by World Series of Fighting’s C.O.O Darren Owen to talk about the upcoming WSOF 21 card in Edmonton…

March 4th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two new bouts were added to UFC Fight Night 68, which takes place June 6 at Smoothie King Centre in New Orleans, Louisiana, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on both matchups. Derrick Lewis vs. Shawn Jordan A heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and Shawn Jordan was added to this…

February 26th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 184 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and Ruan Potts. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Lewis is a -500 favorite (bet $500 to win $100) while Potts is a +400 underdog (bet $100 to win $400). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Lewis at -385…

December 18th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC has added two new bouts to the upcoming UFC 184 card, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on both matchups. Roan Carneiro vs. Mark Munoz Recent Battlegrounds MMA one-night tournament winner Roan Carneiro re-signed with the UFC this week and in his return to the Octagon he will…

September 7th, 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’s the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 50. Surprises Ben Rothwell — Not many people believed in Ben Rothwell heading into UFC Fight Night 50, but…

September 7th, 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 Fight Night 50 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Jacare Souza wins in round 3 (+1075) In the main event of…

September 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 50 took place tonight at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, CT, and the card overall turned out to be a surprise hit as it featured a number of awesome finishes and great fights overall. In total, five favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick…

September 4th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 50 Date: September 5, 2014 Arena: Foxwoods Resort Casino City: Ledyard, CT Heavyweight bout: Matt Mitrione (+140) vs Derrick Lewis (-150) Fight Breakdown: The main card for UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut will be featuring a heavyweight contest in the form of Matt Mitrione vs Derrick Lewis, with Mitrione being an…

September 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC Fight Night 50 is a three-round flyweight bout between Justin Scoggins and John Moraga. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Scoggins is a -235 favorite (bet $235 to win $100) while Moraga is a +195 underdog (bet $100 to win $195). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas…

September 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the most exciting fights at UFC Fight Night 50 is a three-round lightweight bout between Michael Chiesa and Joe Lauzon. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Chiesa is a -135 favorite (bet $135 to win $100) while Lauzon is a +115 underdog (bet $100 to win $115). MMA linesetter Nick…

September 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 50 is a three-round heavyweight matchup between Derrick Lewis and Matt Mitrione. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Lewis is a -155 favorite (bet $155 to win $100) while Mitrione is a +135 underdog (bet $100 to win $135). MMA linesetter Nick…

September 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event at UFC Fight Night 50 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Ben Rothwell. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Lewis is a -570 favorite (bet $570 to win $100) while Rothwell is a +435 underdog (bet $100 to win $435). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened Overeem…

September 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event at UFC Fight Night 50 is a five-round middleweight bout between Jacare Souza and Gegard Mousasi. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Jacare is a -300 favorite (bet $300 to win $100) while Mousasi is a +250 underdog (bet $100 to win $250). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened Jacare…

August 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Over the weekend, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas released the full-main card lines for next weekend’s UFC Fight Night 50 card, and for Monday morning’s MMA odds and ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on each of the new lines. Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell Overeem opened at -380, the comeback on Rothwell +260. After action…

May 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued to announce a number of new matchups in the last 24 hours or so, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all the new fights. Stefan Struve vs. Matt Mitrione, UFC 175 He’s back! The UFC yesterday announced that heavyweight Stefan Struve will return from a…

June 21st, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today added a flyweight bout between Joseph Benavidez and Jussier Formiga to the upcoming UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 card, according to a report from Brazilian news outlet Globo. In a shallow UFC flyweight division, it’s possible this bout could serve as a No. 1 contender’s matchup. UFC on FOX Sports 1…

March 1st, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Houston, Texas will play host to Legacy Fighting Championships 18 on March 1st, 2013, which features a card headlined by two title bouts. Airing live and free on AXS TV, this card will be a good way for MMA fans to kick off their weekends. MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released the betting lines for…

February 28th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg had the opportunity to speak with Legacy FC Heavyweight Champion Derrick Lewis, who will be headlining Legacy FC 18 on Friday, March 1st. Lewis will be making the first defense of his title against Ricky Shivers. See what Lewis had to say about his preparations for the fight: