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February 18th, 2019
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin recap UFC Phoenix and answer all of your MMA questions. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy If you would like to support the podcast, considering making a purchase on Amazon through our affiliate link here. Amazon will give us a small kickback for anything your purchase during…

November 24th, 2018
Staff

Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn (@Fightnomics) organizes the Fightmetric data of all fights for each UFC event. When there is enough data on both fighters, he’s able to create an “Uber Tale of the Tape,” which showcases what he feels highlights some of the most important match-up data in a fight. Data includes fighter age, knockdowns,…

November 19th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 141 takes place Sunday, November 25 at Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the full odds for the card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 141 Opening Odds Francis Ngannou -155 Curtis Blaydes +115 Alistair Overeem -135 Sergey Pavolich +105 Song Yadong -365 Vince Moraes +255…

February 21st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada last Sunday (February 19, 2017) for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne, where five of 11 bouts ended inside the distance. The scraps are now behind us, so let’s take a look at some potential matchups…

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 31st, 2017
Jay Primetown

With UFC on FOX 23 behind us, there were many noteworthy performances which saw fighters’ stock rise. Jay Primetown takes a look at the key performers and what’s next for them. Jorge Masvidal Overview: The American Top Team fighter had won two straight fights and had been fighting with a chip on his shoulder. Masvidal…

January 30th, 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. After the event concluded, the UFC…

January 30th, 2017
James Lynch

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Julianna Pena full fight video highlights Andrei Arlovski vs. Francis Ngannou video highlights Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather about as likely as himself backing up Tom Brady in Super Bowl

December 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Andrei Arlovski vs. Francis Ngannou set for UFC on FOX 23 UFC officials announced that former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski will battle prospect Francis Ngannou on Jan. 28 at UFC on FOX 23. Arlovski (25-13, 1 NC) heads into this matchup off three-straight stoppage losses to Stipe Miocic, Alistair Overeem, and Josh Barnett. Ngannou (9-1) has gone 4-0 in…

December 12th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. The solid night of fights saw 50 percent of them end inside the distance. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for ‘Performance of the Night’ and two…

May 18th, 2016
James Lynch

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman injured and off UFC 199  According to reports by FloCombat and MMAJunkie, Chris Weidman is out of his UFC 199 headlining bout against Luke Rockhold. TalkMMA initially reported the news on Twitter. This is the fourth time Weidman has been forced to pull out of a championship bout. Chris Weidman posted…

April 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Video Highlights: Junior dos Santos vs. Ben Rothwell  Video Highlights: Derrick Lewis vs. Gabriel Gonzaga   Video Highlights: Francis Ngannou vs. Curtis Blaydes   Kevin Souza replaces Derek Campos in Saturday’s Bellator 152 main event MMAJunkie’s Mike Bohn reported Monday that Bellator has signed UFC veteran Kevin Souza, and he will replace Derek Campos in the main…

April 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Bojan Velickovic (13-3) discusses his upcoming fight with Alessio Di Chirico (9-0) at UFC Fight Night 86 on Apr. 10th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Bojan also talks about moving up to middleweight for this fight, the morale at Team Elevation and why he wants to fight on the UFC Ottawa card in June.

April 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Curtis Blaydes (5-0) discusses his upcoming fight with Francis Ngannou (6-1) at UFC Fight Night 86 on Apr. 10th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Curtis also talks about his highlight reel finish at RFA 35, how this UFC deal came together, and dealing with the travel/time change competing in…

March 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Corey Anderson vs. Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua clash in Brazil  UFC officials announced Wednesday that light heavyweights Corey Anderson and Mauricio Rua has been added to UFC 198. Anderson (8-1) is coming off a closely contested decision win over Tom Lawlor at UFC 196, which pushed his winning streak to three-straight. Rua (23-10) last fought in August…

January 29th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC’s debut in Croatia features Gonzaga vs. Magomedov, Pokrajac vs. Blachowicz and more  UFC officials announced Thursday that a heavyweight matchup has been added to UFC Fight Night 86 pitting  Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Ruslan Magomedov Gonzaga (17-10) snapped his three-fight losing streak in his last bout, earning a decision over Konstantin Erokhin in a lacklustre affair. The former…

December 17th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at heavyweight Francis Ngannou as he takes on fellow UFC debutant Luis Henrique at the UFC on Fox 17 in Orlando, Florida. Francis Ngannou Hometown: Batie, Cameroon Age: 29 Height: 6’4” Reach: N/A Weight: 250…