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July 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card fights at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round flyweight bout between John “Hands of Stone” Lineker and Alptekin “The Turkish Delight” Ozkilic. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Lineker as a -285 favorite (bet $285 to win $100) while Ozkilic is a +243 underdog (bet $100…

July 13th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The UFC takes their product back to the middle of the week this coming Wednesday, as UFC Fight Night 45 takes place in Atlantic City, New Jersey. A week ago the betting lines for the main card were released at MMA OddsBreaker, while the most notable preliminary bout between Gleison Tibau and Pat Healy saw…

July 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round welterweight bout between Rick “The Horror” Story and Leonardo “Macarrao” Mafra. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Story as a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100) while Mafra is a +240 underdog (bet $100 to win $240)….

July 5th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Just ten days after running two events in two consecutive days, the UFC will be back with Fight Night 45 from Atlantic City, New Jersey. Then three days after that the Octagon will be in Dublin, Ireland for Fight Night 46. So essentially, in the new UFC, this is a slow week as the MMA…

May 4th, 2014
Gabe Killian

The fight cards on the UFC’s calendar continue to fill up, with new fight bookings being announced on a near-daily basis. Here are my thoughts on some of them… Jim Miller vs Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone – This lightweight match-up will headline the UFC’s July trip to Miller’s backyard of Atlantic City, NJ. Both of these…

May 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night Atlantic City finally has its main event. The world’s top MMA promotion last night announced that UFC Fight Night 45, which takes place July 16 at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, will be headlined by a five-round lightweight tilt between top contenders Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller. In a…

April 24th, 2014
Gabe Killian

After being spoiled with three solid UFC events over the course of eight days, I am left with some possible match-ups to think about, some of which excite me. Here are my matchmaking predictions for some of our recent winners… Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov vs Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone – Within seconds after Cerrone got his…

April 20th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While the UFC on Fox 11 card didn’t deliver the type of all-time violence some had projected, it was still a highly entertaining event for the organization on the big network. One title contender was definitively crowned, while a few others made very strong cases for themselves over the course of the 13-fight event. In…

April 19th, 2014
Gabe Killian

Your Best Bets for UFC on FOX 11’s ‘Fight of the Night’ The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be in Orlando for the first time in the promotion’s history with 13 bouts scheduled, including a four-fight main card that will be nationally broadcast live on FOX at 8pm ET. After the fights have concluded, the UFC…

April 19th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 11 Date: April 19, 2014 Arena: Amway Center City: Orlando, FL Lightweight bout: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (+115) vs Edson “Junior” Barboza (-125) Fight Breakdown: The UFC on FOX main card will be featuring a lightweight bout between arguably two of the best Muay Thai strikers in the division. Fireworks are surely to…

April 19th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

UFC on FOX 11 April 19, 2014 Lightweight Matchup: #8 Donald vs #11 Edson Barboza By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics   Big Picture:  In perhaps one of the fan-friendliest matchups ever to hit FOX primetime, the second fight of the UFC on Fox 11 main card features two fearsome lightweight strikers who spend most of their…

April 17th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Yesterday, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened the betting lines for all of the televised bouts taking place at the UFC on Fox 11 card this Saturday in Orlando, Florida. There are an additional three fights on the card that will be airing only on UFC Fight Pass, and those lines were opened today at 5Dimes…

April 16th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

After we get to watch 13 fights on Wednesday night in the TUF Nations Finale, the Octagon will be in Orlando, Florida for UFC on Fox 11, headlined by a heavyweight #1 contender’s match between Travis Browne and Fabricio Werdum. The other three fights on the Fox portion of the card are all very interesting…

February 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Rumble is back. UFC president Dana White today announced that Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has returned to the UFC as a light heavyweight and in his first fight back with the promotion he will take on Phil Davis at UFC 172. This is an excellent matchup between two very athletic 205ers and the winner will be…

January 26th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 37 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Chris McMaster (@MMADecisions), the founder of MMADecisions.com to talk all about his unique website that keeps track of all MMA judging.  Also The MMA Report’s  Jason Floyd (@Jason_Floyd) discusses the big story he broke this week between NBC and Bellator, and other various notes…

November 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new fight bookings for the new years this past weekend, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all of them. Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins, UFC on FOX 10 The first new fight announcement the UFC made this weekend is a lightweight bout between…

November 15th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 167 lightweight Evan Dunham as he prepares for his preliminary card bout tomorrow night (Nov. 16, 2013) against Donald Cerrone at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented Xtreme Couture fighter was on the receiving end of a controversial decision loss his last time…

November 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The main event of the FOX Sports 1 prelims for UFC 167 is a lightweight encounter between Donald Cerrone and Evan Dunham. It’s a fight that could very well end up capturing the evening’s “Fight of the Night” trophy as it pits two of the division’s most exciting fighters against one another, and thus it’s…

October 29th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC light heavyweight prospect Robert Drysdale yesterday was denied a fight license by the Nevada State Athletic Commission after he flunked an out-of-competition drug test for an elevated T/E ratio. According to MMAjunkie.com‘s Steven Marrocco, who spoke with NSAC executive director Keith Kizer, Drysdale’s T/E ratio was 19.4 – 1. To put that in perspective,…

August 29th, 2013
Miguel

The UFC went off with a bang last night from Indianapolis! Carlos Condit delivered in the main event, overcoming a fast start by opponent Martin Kampmann to earn a win over a man who owns a split decision victory over him. Condit has established himself as a clear top contender again for the Welterweight title,…

August 28th, 2013
Gabe Killian

Lightweight bout: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (-145) vs Rafael dos Anjos (+135) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 27 is sure to be a barn burner when top 10 lightweights Donald Cerrone and Rafael dos Anjos step inside the Octagon in a scrap that is already favored for Fight of the Night. Cerrone…

August 27th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 27 Fight of the Night Betting Props The option to wager on which fight at UFC Fight Night 27 will win the $50,000 Fight of the Night Bonus is only available at 5Dimes Sportsbooks. I believe the top condenders for this prize are: Carlos Condit vs Martin Kampmann +300 — Their first…

August 24th, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC Fight Night 27 August 28, 2013 Lightweights: Donald Cerrone vs. Rafael dos Anjos By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics Big Picture: It’s Fight Night time on FOX Sports 1 again, and this time we’ll be watching live UFC action on a Wednesday night. In the co-main event of the evening #6 ranked Donald Cerrone faces #10…

August 24th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 27 is an excellent matchup between two of the top 10 lightweights in the world, as Donald Cerrone takes on Rafael dos Anjos in what should be an absolute barnburner of a fight. The current betting line for the match at 5Dimes Sportsbook sees Cerrone as a -165…

June 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued to book a number of new fights, and the biggest of the bunch is a lightweight bout between top-10 ranked fighters Donald Cerrone and Rafael dos Anjos, which will be the co-main event for the upcoming UFC on FOX Sports 1 2 card. This is an intriguing matchup but it came as…

May 27th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 160 took place Saturday night and now, just two after the event, two of the fighters who competed on the card have revealed injuries that occurred in their bouts. The first is Mark Hunt, who revealed on his official Facebook page that he broke his toe in the first round of his fight against…

May 24th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I know a lot of people are going to disagree with me, but I believe KJ Noons has a very good chance at earning an upset victory over Donald Cerrone in his big show debut later this month at UFC 160. Hear me out first before you think I’m nuts. Yes, I know who Cerrone…

February 21st, 2013
Miguel

The UFC 160 card headlined by the Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva versus Cain Velasquez 2 UFC heavyweight title match on May 25th in Las Vegas, Nevada has added a match between lightweights KJ Noons and Donald ‘The Cowboy’ Cerrone. Both men are known as potent stand-up fighters, and both are coming off a loss in their…

January 26th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 6 went down pretty much like The MMA Oddscast predicted, with each of the hosts having a solid night in picks and bets. Overall, eight of 11 favorites cashed, while three underdogs came through. Here’s a betting recap for the event based on closing MMA odds: UFC BETTING FAVORITES THAT WON Chalk mostly…

January 26th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 6:  January 26, 2013 Chicago, Illinois UFC Lightweight Contender Donald Cerrone (-130) Profile: Donald Cerrone (20-4) is a longtime WEC vet who has come close to earning gold around his waist on multiple occasions only to fall short. In the WEC, “Cowboy” was 0-3 in shots for the lightweight title, but he…

December 30th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Wathch the latest episode of MMAOddsbreaker with Special Guest and MMA enigma Eddie Alvarez On this special edition of MMAOddsbreaker hosts Nick Kalikas and Miguel Iturrate are joined by special guest MMA Star Eddie Alvarez to cover the upcoming UFC On Fox 5 event. Later on in the show MMA Oddsmaker Kalikas is joined by…

August 6th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 150: August 11, 2012 Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado UFC Lightweight Contender Donald Cerrone (-305) Profile: Donald Cerrone (18-4) is a longtime WEC vet who has come close to earning gold around his waist on multiple occasions only to fall short. In the WEC, “Cowboy” was 0-3 in shots for the lightweight title, but…