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January 6th, 2019
James Lynch

At the beginning of every month, 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. Serbian Battle Championship 19 – Dec. 1 (Novi Sad, Serbia)…

April 9th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Magomed Bibulatov vs. Jenel Lausa Bibulatov: As complete a performance as one will show in a UFC debut. He…

March 5th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 209 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Albert Morales vs. Andre Soukhamthath Morales: He landed with leg kicks early, but it was his ability to out-grapple…

February 20th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 105 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Ryan Janes vs. Gerald Meerschaert Janes: He looked surprisingly good pressing the action and was able…

February 14th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 208 in Brooklyn, New York. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Roan Carneiro vs. Ryan Laflare Carneiro: Offers very little in the striking exchanges. He lost the first 13 minutes…

February 5th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 104 in Houston, Texas. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Daniel Jolly vs Khalil Rountree Jolly: He was hesitant on the feet and shot for takedown but…

January 19th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Phoenix, AZ for the third time in promotional history with UFC FIght Night 103: Rodriguez vs Penn. The night had it’s ups and downs, and with the action now in our rear-view, let’s take a look at some potential match-ups featuring a few of the unsuccessful competitors from…

November 13th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 205 in New York City. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Liz Carmouche vs. Katlyn Chookagian Carmouche: Coming off a long layoff, she did an excellent job at forcing…

November 6th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 98 in Mexico City, Mexico. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Chris Avila vs. Enrique Barzola Avila: Simply not a UFC caliber fighter. He can’t stop the…

October 12th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Adriano Martins vs. Leonardo Santos Martins: A rather lackluster performance from Martins, who fought timid on the feet for the…

October 2nd, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, Oregon. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Kelly Faszholz vs. Ketlen Vieira Faszholz: She kept attempting a left high kick which allowed her opponent to…

August 12th, 2016
Gabe Killian

We are now more than half-way through 2016 and the UFC’s calendar continues to fill up. Here are my thoughts on some recently booked match-ups… Fight: Brad Pickett vs Iuri Alcantara Card: UFC Fight Night 93 Where: Hamburg, Germany When: September 3, 2016 Thoughts: Pickett saved his job by snapping a three fight skid and…

July 26th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went back to Chicago, IL for the fifth straight year and produced a night of entertaining scraps. The action is now behind us, so let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the competitors from the evening… Holly Holm vs Cat Zingano Holm came up short…

June 28th, 2016
MMA OddsBreaker

As Ultimate Fighting Championship approaches its 200th pay-per-view event next week, it’s time to sit back and reflect. MMAOddsBreaker.com keeps its readers informed on all things betting, so what fighters, if you bet them every time they ever competed, would have netted you the most profit overall? MMAOddsBreaker writer and Fightnomics analyst Reed Kuhn crunched…

April 26th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC 197 and Bellator 153 taking place last weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMAOddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) has taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update. To access the full MMAOddsBreaker rankings,…

April 25th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was live this past Saturday night (April 23, 2016) with UFC 197: Jones vs St Preux and featured a solid night of action. Now with the fun night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at some potential match-ups featuring a few of the competitors from the evening……

April 17th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on Fox 19 in Tampa, Florida. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Omari Akhmedov vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Akhmedov: He did well early in the fight with scoring…

April 12th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 86 taking place last weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMAOddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) has taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update. To access the full MMAOddsBreaker rankings,…

April 12th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went to Croatia for the first time in promotional history, producing a night of solid action, and with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the winning fighters from the evening… Junior Dos Santos vs Josh Barnett…

April 10th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 86 in Zagreb, Croatia. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Alessio Di Chirico vs. Bojan Velickovic Di Chirico: Showed improvement footwork and movement. He was very competitive…

April 3rd, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to deliver a handful of stacked fight cards this Spring. Here are my thoughts on a few of the scraps I very much look forward to… Fight: Randy Brown vs Michael Graves Card: UFC on FOX 19 Where: Tampa, FL When: April 16 Thoughts: This is a match-up…

March 23rd, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 85 came and went, delivering a night of exciting action. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the losing fighters from the evening… Frank Mir vs Loser of Werdum/Miocic Coming off his first round knockout loss to…

March 22nd, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 85 came and went, delivering a night of exciting action. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the winning fighters from the evening… Neil Magny vs Dong Hyun Kim Magny now rides a three fight winning streak…

March 20th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane, Australia. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com.   Damien Brown vs. Alan Patrick Brown: Outside of a tricky submission skill-set, he didn’t show much in…

March 6th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 196 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com.   Julian Erosa vs. Teruto Ishihara Erosa: Outside of being long for the weight class, he has nothing to…

February 24th, 2016
Gabe Killian

This past Sunday certainly was “Funday” with UFC Fight Night 83 delivering an evening of exciting action, 13 bouts in total, seven of which resulted in finishes. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at some potential match-ups featuring some of the competitors from the evening… Chris Camozzi…

February 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has dropped 14 competitors from its roster. Below is the list of fighters who did not make it through the latest round of the promotion’s chopping block… THE CHOPPED Danny Castillo Lightweight It was “Last Call” for Castillo at UFC on FOX 17 a few weeks ago, where he dropped a…

February 8th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com.   Artem Lobov vs. Alex White Lobov: Outside of over swinging on haymakers, he offers next to…

January 4th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 195 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Edgar Garcia vs. Sheldon Westcott Garcia: Was never in this fight. Once he was taken down by Westcott,…

December 31st, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has dropped 11 competitors from their roster. Below is the list of fighters who did not make it through the latest round of the promotion’s chopping block… THE CHOPPED Alan Omer Featherweight The Germany-based Iraqi made his promotional debut in April of 2014 against Jim Alers and lost a split…

December 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

2015 is a wrap in the world of The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), and the upcoming 2016 calendar year continues to fill up with action. Here are my thoughts on some recently booked match-ups… Fight: Sage Northcutt vs Andrew Holbrook Card: UFC on FOX 18 Where: Newark, New Jersey When: January 30, 2016 Thoughts: Northcutt…

December 1st, 2015
Gabe Killian

One month remaining in the 2015 calendar year and the UFC’s 2016 schedule has already been filling up. Here are my thoughts on some recently booked match-ups… Fight: Diego Brandao vs Brian Ortega Card: UFC 195 Where: Las Vegas, NV When: January 2, 2016 Thoughts: I cannot wait to see this pairing of two Brazilian…

November 29th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, South Korea. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Dong Hyun Kim (Maestro) vs. Dominique Steele Kim: Has some decent fundamentals, but lacks of athleticism…

November 16th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com.   Ryan Benoit vs. Ben Nguyen Benoit: Got hit early on the feet and when it went to the ground…

September 12th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has dropped 13 competitors from their roster. Below is the list of fighters who did not make it through the latest round of the promotion’s chopping block… Andrew Craig Welterweight Craig captured the Legacy FC middleweight title and parlayed it into a UFC contract, and he stepped inside the Octagon…

July 26th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on Fox 16 in Chicago, Illinois and updates his letter grades on each. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Zak Cummings vs. Dominique Steele Cummings: He showed an improved striking…

July 13th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 189 in Las Vegas, Nevada and updates his letter grades on each. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Yosdenis Cedeno vs. Cody Pfister Cedeno: Offensively he’s dangerous, but conditioning and…