efrain escudero

January 2nd, 2017
James Lynch

At the beginning of every month on MMAOddsBreaker.com, I feature my recurring “Veteran Watch” article which takes a look at some notable veterans competing on the regional/overseas circuit. In this article, I recap how these veteran fighters fared in their respective bouts for the month of December. December 2nd – ONE Championship: Age of Domination (Pasay…

December 1st, 2016
James Lynch

When fighters are given their release from a major North American MMA promotion like the UFC, Bellator or WSOF – unless they’re a major star – they often fall into obscurity on the regional/overseas circuit unless they rack up a few wins and end up signing with one of the aforementioned promotions. In this regular feature for…

April 20th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC 197. These fights represent some of the highest moments in the careers of their respective participants, and should serve to pique your interest heading into the event. Jon Jones vs. Quinton Jackson – UFC 135 Upcoming Bout: Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint…

April 17th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 152 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by Flo Sports managing editor Jeremy Botter to discuss his new role with the company. Then lightweight Kevin Lee discusses his upcoming fight with Efrain Escudero at UFC 197. Finally we’re joined by…

February 19th, 2016
James Lynch

Scott Coker to launch Bellator Kickboxing in April on Spike TV Bellator President Scott Coker and Spike executives announced Thursday that the promotion would be annoucing a kickboxing promotion named “Bellator Kickboxing.” Corker also revealed the first event will launch in April 16th and will air on Spike TV. In addition the first event will be…

November 22nd, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 78 took place tonight (Saturday, November 21st, 2015) at the Arena Monterray in Nuevo Leon, Mexico and was headlined by Kelvin Gastelum taking on Neil Magny. Overall from a betting perspective, six favorites won while seven underdogs came through on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight.   Underdogs That…

November 21st, 2015
Mike James

Kicking off the UFC Fight Night 78 main card is a lightweight match-up between veteran Efrain Escudero and Leandro Silva. Escudero returned to the UFC last year and has since compiled a 2-1 record, while Silva will step into the Octagon for the sixth time on Saturday night. Efrain Escudero (24-9 MMA, 5-5 UFC, +120…

June 12th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the televised prelims at UFC 188 is a three-round lightweight bout between Drew Dober and Efrain Escudero. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Dober is a -155 favorite (bet $155 to win $100) while Esudero is a +135 underdog (bet $100 to win $135). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Dober…

March 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new bouts were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the bouts and give my thoughts on each. Randa Markos vs. Aisling Daly, UFC 186 Left without an opponent after Claudia Gadelha pulled out of UFC Fight Night 64 with an injury, Aisling Daly will now…

February 12th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 60 lightweight Efrain Escudero about his upcoming preliminary card bout Saturday night (Feb. 14, 2015) against Rodrigo de Lima at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. The former Ultimate Fighter winner believes that going back to his roots will help him get back on track in regards…

December 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced this week, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all of them. Neil Seery vs. Chris Beal, UFC on FOX 14 A flyweight bout between Neil Seery and Chris Beal is the latest addition to UFC on FOX 14, which is set…

September 1st, 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 them. Leonardo Santos vs. Efrain Escudero/Francisco Trinaldo vs. Leandro Silva,  UFC Fight Night 51 Some matchup juggling took place at UFC Fight Night 51, and two fights that were previously announced…

May 2nd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This Saturday, Sweden’s biggest MMA promotion travels as close to the Danish border as possible to put on Superior Challenge 10. UFC veterans Efrain Escudero, Besam Yousef and David Bielkheden all find themselves on the card, and the organization will be deciding three titles in the lightweight, light heavyweight, and heavyweight bouts. At 205lbs, Matti…

March 7th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The Resurrection Fighting Alliance returns to Nebraska for the first time since the early days of the promotion, as RFA 13 gives a bunch of prospects the opportunity to shine on a bigger stage, and a couple of veterans the opportunity to keep rebuilding their careers. The main event features former Ultimate Fighter winner Efrain…

March 7th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA 13 lightweight Efrain Escudero as he prepares for his main event bout on tonight (March 7, 2014) against Dakota Cochrane at the Pershing Center in Lincoln, Nebraska. The former Ultimate Fighter season eight winner has started to put it all back together again and is currently riding a…

November 2nd, 2012
Adam Martin.

Event: RFA 4 Date: Friday, November 2, 2012 Location: Las Vages, NV, U.S. How to Watch: Preliminary card streams on Sherdog.com main card streams on AXS TV at 10 p.m. (ET) RFA 4 is live Friday night, and it’s going to be an event to remember. Up and down this card is full of UFC veterans and promising up-and-coming…

October 31st, 2012
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsbreaker and Frank Trigg bring you an inside look at the world of MMA through the eyes of the fighters themselves as they prepare for their upcoming events. Frank discusses the important topics covering training camp preparations, personal perspectives on upcoming match ups, and each fighters overviews of their opponents. Frank Trigg Interviews RFA 4…