donald cerrone

May 3rd, 2019
James Lynch

Fighters predict the lightweight main event – Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs. Al Iaquinta on May 4th. See who picked who below…     You can SUBSCRIBE to my Youtube channel here http://goo.gl/pKtcBU Kevin Lee – UFC welterweight – 00:00:16 Curtis Blaydes – UFC heavyweight – 00:00:37 King Mo – Bellator / RIZIN light heavyweight –…

December 10th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were revealed over the weekend. Here they are, along with my initial thoughts on them. Donald Cerrone vs. Alexander Hernandez, UFC on ESPN+ 1 A lightweight matchup between Donald Cerrone and Alexander Hernandez has been added to UFC on ESPN+ 1, which takes place January 19 at Barclays Center…

November 6th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 139 takes place Saturday, November 10 at Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the full card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 139 Opening Odds Chan Sung Jung -300 Yair Rodriguez +220 Germaine de Randamie -175 Raquel Pennington +135 Donald Cerrone -130…

January 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history last Saturday (January 28, 2017) with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena. It was an incredible night of mixed martial arts action that saw eight of 12 bouts end inside the distance. The scraps are now behind us, so…

January 25th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This week we’re back in the… studio (?) for a recorded version of The MMA Analysis. Jay, Brad, and Wes tackle UFC on Fox 23, a solid card featuring the 74th women’s main event in a row, and give out a consensus bet for the card. They also briefly talk about the carnage that was…

January 24th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This Saturday (January 28, 2017) will see what is traditionally one of the higher rated UFC events, TV-wise. Piggybacking the NFL playoffs, the January UFC on FOX card has been the most-viewed event on the network for each year except for 2016. That means there should be plenty of eyeballs on the women’s bantamweight contender bout…

January 23rd, 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 ahead to the co-main event of UFC on FOX 23 as Donald Cerrone clashes with Jorge Masvidal in a welterweight bout. Donald Cerrone (Record: 32-7, -160 Favorite, Power Ranking:…

December 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Donald Cerrone vs. Jorge Masvidal set for UFC on FOX 23 MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani reported Wednesday that Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will meet Jorge Masvidal at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver on January 28th. Cerrone (32-1, 1 NC) is coming off a highlight reel knockout victory over Matt Brown this past Saturday at UFC 206. After…

December 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this past Saturday night (December 10, 2016) with UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis. The card produced arguably the most entertaining fight of the year, with 50 percent of the bouts ending inside the distance. The incredible night of action is now in our rear-view, so let’s…

December 12th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC 206: Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis full fight video highlights UFC 206: Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown full fight video highlights UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Max Holloway via MMAFighting  UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Donald Cerrone via MMAFighting  UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Cub Swanson via MMAFighting  UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Kelvin…

December 5th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

For the first time in over three years, the Octagon will return to Toronto, home to several of the most memorable moments in the history of the light heavyweight division. UFC 206 was also intended to showcase what was once the promotion’s premier division, but an injury to light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier forced his…

November 9th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

UFC 205 is so big that Lance Fischel even decided to show up for the podcast for once. It took him a few minutes, naturally, but he got there eventually. With a full crew present, The MMA Analysis gives you a thorough breakdown of UFC 205 from the three title fights at the top of…

September 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has a packed upcoming fall schedule and several key bouts need some betting odds. UFC Fight Night 95 will take place later this month on September 24th, and features a 140 pound women’s catchweight bout between Cris Justino and Lina Lansberg, top contenders Jussier Formiga, Renan Barao, and Francisco Trinaldo will also be in…

September 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Kelvin Gastelum replaces Robbie Lawler against Donald Cerrone at UFC 205 MMAJunkie confirmed Wednesday that Kelvin Gastelum will step up to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 205. Cerrone (31-7) heads into matchup off three straight wins since moving up to welterweight earlier this year. He’s coming off a TKO victory over Rick Story at UFC 202.  Gastelum (12-2) is…

September 12th, 2016
James Lynch

Luke Rockhold vs. ‘Jacare’ Souza rematch set for UFC Fight Night 101 Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will rematch Ronaldo Souza at UFC Fight Night 101 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on November 26th. UFC Australia twitter account revealed the news on Sunday evening. Rockhold (15-3) heads into this matchup after losing his middleweight title to Michael…

September 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Ray Borg off Saturday’s UFC 203 event due to an illness  UFC flyweight Ray Borg has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 203 matchup this Saturday with Ian McCall due to an illness according FloCombat.com’s Jim Edwards. No details were released as to what illness is keeping Borg out of action. McCall will be re-booked for another card…

August 19th, 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 battle of top 15 welterweights as Donald Cerrone takes on Rick Story at UFC 202 in Las Vegas, Nevada.   Donald Cerrone (Record: 30-7, -165 Favorite,…

July 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

While Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) isn’t holding any events this weekend, there are still plenty of huge fights taking place in the near future. UFC 201 will take place later this month on July 30th, and features the welterweight title fight between Robbie Lawler and Tyron Woodley. That bout already has odds released, but several excellent scraps…

June 18th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs Thompson Date: June 18, 2016 Arena: The Arena at TD Place City: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Welterweight bout: Donald Cerrone (-150) vs Patrick Cote (+140) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 89 will be a welterweight contest between former UFC lightweight title challenger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and…

June 16th, 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 Fight Night 89 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

February 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 144 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and Nuetrition Supplements Special Guest co-host Jon Ferguson (Of Jon & Mike’s MMA Corner) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by former Titan FC champion Desmond Green who talks about his upcoming entry in the Akhmat Lightweight Grand Prix on Mar. 12th. Then we’re joined by Titan FC featherweight champion Andre…

February 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 83 Highlights: Donald Cerrone vs. Alex Oliveira    UFC Fight Night 83 Highlights: Cody Garbrandt vs. Augusto Mendes    UFC Fight Night 83 Highlights: Chris Camozzi vs. Joe Riggs      Andrei Arlovski vs. Alistair Overeem set for UFC Fight Night 87 Two Jackson/Winklejohn teammates are expected to face off in May, as Andrei…

February 21st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 83 took place earlier tonight (Sunday, February 21, 2016) at the Consul Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and was headlined by a welterweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Alex Oliveira. Overall from a betting perspective, 10 favorites won while three underdogs came through according to the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight. Favorites That Won In…

February 20th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 83: “Cerrone vs Oliveira” takes place today (Saturday, February 20, 2016) from inside the UCCU in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 4:00 pm ET. The event is headlined by a welterweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Alex Oliveira. UFC Fight Night 83 Weigh-in…

February 18th, 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 Fight Night 83 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for…

February 18th, 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 UFC Fight Night 83 main event as we see a battle of cowboys. American Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Brazilian Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira. Donald Cerrone is certainly…

February 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Alex Oliveira replaces Tim Means against Donald Cerrone for UFC Fight Night 83 headliner Looks like it’s Cowboy vs. Cowboy at UFC Fight Night 83 per MMAFighting.com. With Tim Means off the card due to potential USADA violation, Alex Oliveira will move up 170 pounds and take on Cerrone on short notice. Oliveira (14-2-1, 1 NC) moves back up to the welterweight division after a…

February 4th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC welterweight Tim Means, who was pulled from his UFC Fight Night 83 main event against Donald Cerrone due to a failed USADA test for low levels of Ostarine. The “Dirty Bird” was preparing for the first main event of his UFC career before the positive test, and he’s flummoxed…

January 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Report: UFC 197 adds Dos Anjos vs McGregor headliner, Holm vs Tate co-main event Champion vs. Champion at UFC 197? Apparently so. Bleacher Report’s Jeremy Botter is reporting the news that UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor will fight lightweight champ Rafael Dos Anjos. Botter also mentions we could hear an official announcement from the UFC this weekend….

January 5th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has several more intriguing bouts booked for 2016 already, including a surprising upcoming main event for UFC Fight Night 82, which takes place next month (February 21, 2016) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The event will be headlined by a welterweight clash between recent lightweight title challenger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and rising contender…

January 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Stipe Miocic will get the next UFC heavyweight title shot After heavyweight Stipe Miocic knocked out Andrei Arlovski in the first round Saturday night at UFC 195, UFC President Dana White announced that the Ohio based fighter will get the next heavyweight title shot. “Who the hell was going to say no to him?” White…

December 21st, 2015
James Lynch

UFC on FOX 17 Highlights Rafael Dos Anjos knocks out Donald Cerrone Nate Diaz wins a decision over Michael Johnson Classic Nate Diaz post fight interview  UFC on FOX 18 adds Sage Northcutt vs. Andrew Holbrook This matchup was announced on Saturday’s UFC on FOX 17 broadcast as Sage Northcutt finally makes his long awaited debut on…

December 20th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 136 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome two great guests. First we’re joined by UFC welterweight Stephen”Wonderboy” Thompson who has a big fight coming up Feb. 6th against Johny Hendricks. Then Canadian welterweight Sheldon Westcott discusses his upcoming fight with Edgar Garcia at UFC 195 on Jan 2nd.   The…

December 18th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 17: “Dos Anjos vs Cerrone 2” takes place today (Friday, December 18, 2015) from inside Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 4:00 pm ET. The event is headlined by a lightweight title bout between champion Rafael dos Anjos and challenger…

December 17th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Following the biggest weekend in UFC history, only one event remains on the calendar for the top MMA promotion in 2015. The MMA Analysis takes a look at UFC on Fox 17 in an attempt to end the year on a winning note. The show may have also collectively decided to hand out the first…

December 16th, 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. Our UFC on Fox 17 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

December 15th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Coming off of a weekend which should be considered a rousing success for the UFC, there’s only one event left in 2015. The result of the main event will not only determine the organization’s lightweight champion, but could also create one of the biggest fights of 2016. The main card also sees important bouts in…

December 4th, 2015
James Lynch

Strawweight Randa Markos (5-2) discusses her upcoming fight with Karolina Kowalkiewicz at UFC on FOX 17 on Dec. 19th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Randa also discusses also talks about a variety of other topics including – Signing with Octos Management, which also represents Jessica Eye and Stipe Miocic – Moving from Windsor to…

August 14th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

It was a busy day for both Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and Bellator, as both promotions made multiple title fights official. Here’s the rundown: Chris Weidman vs Luke Rockhold, UFC 194 The fight has been announced for quite a while, but it was finally made official last night as middleweight champion Chris Weidman will look to defend…

July 16th, 2015
James Lynch

Titan FC lightweight champion Pat Healy makes the first defence of his championship on July 18th at Titan FC 34 against late replacement Marcus Edwards.  Healy (30-20-1) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on an Episode 113 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics. Championship victory over Kurt Kinser at Titan FC 33  “It was a close…

May 24th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Before Spike TV, Fox Sports, UFC Fight Pass, Facebook, and any other channels the UFC has shown preliminary fights on, pay-per-view events used to be judged just by the fights that took place on the main card. By that scale, UFC 187 was the best PPV in a long, long time. Each of the five…

May 21st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Perhaps the best MMA event of the year deserves the best MMA podcast around, so the MMA Analysis breaks down UFC 187 on this show. The rare UFC card which is stacked from top to bottom brings a surprising amount of serious fight discussion from your co-hosts, but they still find time to debate the…

May 21st, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 187 Date: May 23, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Lightweight bout: John Makdessi (+400) vs Donald Cerrone (-500) Fight Breakdown: Saturday’s UFC 187 main card on Pay-Per-View will be featuring a heavyweight tilt between Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski and Travis “Hapa” Browne, with Arlovski being a +360 ($100 to…

May 20th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC 187 is a three-round lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone and John Makdessi. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Cerrone is a -500 favorite (bet $500 to win $100) while Makdessi is a +400 underdog (bet $100 to win $400). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened…

May 16th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

After completing a two-week trip in the Pacific, the Octagon will return to the familiar grounds of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas for one of the most newsworthy cards of the year. Despite former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones being stripped of his title and suspended, two belts will still be on the line…

May 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

Three new bouts have been announced, including a new main event for UFC Berlin, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all three. Donald Cerrone vs. John Makdessi, UFC 187 Following an injury to Khabib Nurmagomedov, Donald Cerrone will now take on short-notice replacement John Makdessi at UFC 187, which…

March 26th, 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? After 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…

February 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC’s return to Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 23 with a stacked card that is one of the best of the year on paper. Here are the five fights that have been booked for the super card so far, along with my thoughts on them: Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson The main event of…

January 20th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The talk about UFC Fight Night 59 was all about Conor McGregor heading in, and it is largely about ‘The Notorious’ following the event as well. The Irishman came in to Boston in front of a partisan crowd and did what many expected against Dennis Siver — although it took a bit longer than many…

January 16th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The UFC returns this weekend with a man they hope to make one of their biggest stars, Conor McGregor. He is fighting someone, but few care who (it is Dennis Siver, for the record). Jay, Brad, and Sean break down the entire UFC card, as well as bits of both Bellator 132 and WSOF 17,…

January 9th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 59 is a three-round lightweight bout between Benson Henderson and Donald Cerrone. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Henderson is a -145 favorite (bet $145 to win $100) while Cerrone is a +125 underdog (bet $100 to win $125). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Henderson and…