Dustin Ortiz

December 17th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were revealed over the weekend. Here they are, along with my initial thoughts on them. Joseph Benavidez vs. Dustin Ortiz, UFC on ESPN+ 1 A rematch between flyweight contenders Joseph Benavidez and Dustin Ortiz is set for UFC on ESPN+ 1, which takes place January 19 at Barclays Arena…

December 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Zach Makovsky (19-7) discusses his upcoming fight with Dustin Ortiz (15-6) at UFC 206 on December 10th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Zach also talks about fighting in Canada for the first time, why he hasn’t fought since February and his training camp for this fight.

November 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Rashad Evans off Saturday’s UFC 205 card  ESPN reported Tuesday that middleweight Rashad Evans has been pulled from his UFC 205 matchup with Tim Kennedy due to a medical issue. Evans (19-5-1) was set to make his middleweight debut on the card. Kennedy (18-5) hasn’t competed since a controversial loss to Yoel Romero way back…

September 23rd, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 95: Cyborg vs Lansberg Date: September 24, 2016 Arena: Nilson Nelson Gymnasium City: Brasilia, Brazil Flyweight bout: Jussier Formiga (-200) vs Dustin Ortiz (+170) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 95 prelims on FOX Sports 1 will be featuring a flyweight contest between Brazil’s own Jussier Formiga and Tennessee native Dustin Ortiz,…

August 9th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 73 took place last night (August 8, 2015) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Overall the card featured a number of exciting finishes but unfortunately all of that was overshadowed by a controversial decision in the evenings co-main event. From a betting perspective, nine favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes…

August 8th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This week, I’m making ‘Five Fights’ about me since I will be live in attendance at Fight Night 73 in Nashville. These fights involve the five fighters I’m most excited to see on Saturday night. 1. Ray Borg I truly believe that Ray Borg is a future flyweight champion. He just turned 22, already has…

July 30th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming  UFC 190 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking fights. What are…

July 26th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 115 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First Jake Shields joins the show to talk about his upcoming welterweight title fight against Rousimar Palhares at WSOF 22. Then Ian McCall discusses the injury that forced him off UFC Fight Night 73 against Dustin Ortiz. Finally…

July 24th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two new changes have been made to UFC Fight Night 73, which goes down August 8 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each. Uriah Hall vs. Oluwale Bamgbose, UFC Fight Night 73 After Joe Riggs pulled out of the fight, Uriah Hall will now take on UFC…

July 23rd, 2015
James Lynch

Ian McCall was slated to fight Dustin Ortiz at UFC Fight Night 73 but unfortunately had to pull out due to injury. McCall (13-5) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 115 of The Parting Shot Podcast this Sunday to talk about his latest injury.   Injury that forced him out of Dustin Ortiz fight at UFC Fight Night 73…

November 22nd, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 57 Date: November 22, 2014 Arena: Frank Erwin Center City: Austin, TX Flyweight bout: Dustin Ortiz (+370) vs Joseph Benavidez (-415) Fight Breakdown: The main card for UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin will feature a flyweight contest between Roufusport MMA’s Dustin Ortiz and Team Alpha Male’s Joseph Benavidez, with Ortiz being…

November 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 57 is a three-round flyweight bout between Joseph Benavidez and Dustin Ortiz. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Benavidez is a -400 favorite (bet $400 to win $100) while Ortiz is a +310 underdog (bet $100 to win $310). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 9th, 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 the TUF 19 Finale. Surprises Eddie Gordon — In the finals of the TUF season 19 middleweight tournament, Eddie Gordon knocked out Dhiego…

July 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 TUF 19 Finale bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Frankie Edgar wins by T/KO (+325)/Edgar wins in round 3 (+925) In the…

July 6th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale took place tonight (July 6, 2014) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the event was a huge success as it featured a number of breakthrough performances by some up-and-coming prospects that everyone needs to keep an eye on. Overall, seven favorites cashed while four underdogs…

May 6th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC had a busy day yesterday, announcing a bevy of new matchups for upcoming fight cards. And for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Robert Whittaker vs. Mike Rhodes, UFC Fight Night 43 The UFC added a welterweight bout between Robert Whittaker and Mike Rhodes to…

February 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC today announced a number of new bouts for the UFC Fight Night 39: Nogueira vs. Nelson card, which takes place April 11, 2014 at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The previously announced bouts, many of which I have given my thoughts on in previous editions of MMA Odds and Ends,…

January 22nd, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 35 came and went, leaving me pondering potential match-ups for some of the losers of the evening… Alpetkin Ozkilic vs Dustin Ortiz – This is a pairing of flyweights who each came up short on the judges’ scorecards at UFC Fight Night 35. Ozkilic was upset by Hawaiian promotional newcomer Louis Smolka,…

January 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC FIght Night 35 is a flyweight bout between John Moraga and Dustin Ortiz. The current betting line for this bout at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Moraga as a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100), while Ortiz is a +240 underdog (bet $100 to win $240). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas…

December 6th, 2013
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced yesterday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my early take on all of them. Eddie Wineland vs. Yves Jabouin, UFC on FOX 10 In one of two new UFC on FOX 10 bouts announced, bantamweights Eddie Wineland and Yves Jabouin will clash in what…

November 9th, 2013
Jason Nawara

YouTube and Facebook are getting a massive dose of UFC this week, with Fight for the Troops on Wednesday, now we have UFC Fight Night 32 coming at us live from Goiania Arena in Goiania, Brazil and it is good. Headlining the prelims on Facebook/YouTube, are featherweights Godofredo Pepey (9-2) and TUF 15’s Sam Sicilia…

September 23rd, 2013
Adam Martin.

Although UFC 165 took away everyone’s attention from what else was going on in the world of mixed martial arts this weekend, there were still a number of new fights announced in the past few days that I want to highlight here today. Chris Leben vs. Uriah Hall, UFC 168 The first fight I want…