gegard mousasi

November 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

An upcoming title fight for Bellator officially has a date and place, and I’ll give my thoughts on this new bout in today’s MMA odds and ends. Gegard Mousasi vs. Rafael Lovato Jr., Bellator 214 The Bellator middleweight title will be on the line when champion Gegard Mousasi takes on challenger Rafael Lovato Jr. at…

April 6th, 2017
James Lynch

Justin Ledet accepts 4-month suspension for USADA violation USADA officials announced Wednesday that UFC heavyweight Justin Ledet has accepted a four-month suspension after an anti-doping violation earlier this year. Ledet (8-0) has gone 2-0 in the UFC, with wins over Chase Sherman and most recently a first-round submission of Mark Godbeer at UFC Fight Night 99. The 29-year-old tested positive…

April 6th, 2017
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC 210 middleweight co-main event: Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi. Click below to see who picked who….. Kevin Lee – UFC lightweight – 00:00:09 Joseph Duffy – UFC lightweight – 00:00:37 Aiemann Zahabi – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:46 Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:01 Andre Soukhamthath – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:47…

April 4th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look at the co-main event of UFC 210 as Gegard Mousasi takes on former middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Gegard Mousasi (Record: 41-6, -120 Favorite, Power Ranking: A) The Iranian-born, Dutch-raised…

April 1st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has wrapped up it’s action for the month of March, so let’s take a quick look at three main card barn burners that await us in the upcoming month… Fight: Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi Card: UFC 210 Where: Buffalo, NY When: April 8, 2017 Thoughts: This is arguably the…

March 30th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Prior to UFC 210, the four fighters (Daniel Cormier, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, Chris Weidman and Gegard Mousasi) competing in the main and co-main events got on a conference call Thursday (March 30, 2017). Listen to the audio below…

March 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

January 20th, 2017
James Lynch

Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi added to UFC 210 in Buffalo  UFC officials announced Thursday that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will take on former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi at UFC 210 on April 8th. Weidman (13-2) is coming off back-to-back knockout losses to Luke Rockhold and most recently Yoel Romero at…

November 25th, 2016
Gabe Killian

Gegard Mousasi got his revenge against Uriah Hall in their rematch, defeating the TUF 18 veteran via first round TKO to make it four straight wins for himself inside the Octagon this year. When UFC Fight Night 99 commentator and in-cage interviewer Dan Hardy spoke to Mousasi following his dominant victory, the Armenian delivered a…

November 20th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 183 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap UFC Fight Night 99/100 and preview UFC Fight Night 101. The Big Three Five with Ian Parker (@ParkerCageHero) & Nick Baldwin (@NickUFC)  1) Ryan Bader TKO’s Antônio Rogério Nogueira. Did you watch the fight? 2) Gegard Mousasi TKO’s Uriah Hall. Is…

November 18th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the middleweight rematch between Gegard Mousasi vs. Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night Belfast. Click below to see who picked who….. Ian McCall – UFC flyweight – 00:00:09 Mike “Biggie” Rhodes – Victory FC middleweight – 00:00:41 Kevin Lee – UFC lightweight – 00:00:58 Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:45 Stevie Ray…

November 17th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC Fight Night 99 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in…

November 16th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look at the main event of UFC Fight Night 99 as Gegard Mousasi looks to avenge his 2015 loss to Uriah Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Uriah Hall (Record: 12-7,…

November 15th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 99 middleweight Gegard Mousasi as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday (November 19, 2016) against Uriah Hall at the SSE Arena in Belfast, Ireland. Mousasi talks about speaking his mind, his current ranking and his rematch with Hall: “This fight, I have a lot to lose. He’s…

November 14th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This Saturday (November 19, 2016), the UFC will begin the task of trying to follow up on UFC 205. The approach is to put two events on the same day, and hope the resulting fights can satiate the appetites of fight fans. The first of those events will take place in Belfast, Northern Ireland on…

November 7th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

For the first time in two years, the UFC will be running two events on the same day. A week after UFC 205, the Octagon will be present in Belfast, Northern Ireland and Sao Paolo, Brazil. Along with one of Bellator’s bigger fights taking place on the same night (Michael Chandler vs. Benson Henderson), November…

October 24th, 2016
Gabe Killian

We have nearly completed 2016, and the UFC’s calendar continues to fill up. Here are my thoughts on some recently booked matchups… Fight: Gegard Mousasi vs. Uriah Hall II Card: UFC Fight Night 99 Where: Belfast, Northern Ireland When: November 19, 2016 Thoughts: The original headliner for UFC Fight Night 99 was Gunnar Nelson vs….

October 10th, 2016
Matty

UFC 204 Highlights: Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson   UFC 204 Highlights: Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort   UFC 204 Highlights: Stefan Struve vs. Daniel Omielanczuk   Dan Henderson Announces Retirement

October 9th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 177  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and guest co-host Andrew “The Clown Kid” Lawrence (@TheClownKid) combine for a joint “The Parting Shot Podcast” & “Before The Bald Man Speaks” edition of the show recapping UFC 204       WE NOW HAVE OFFICIAL “Parting Shot Podcast” T-SHIRTS! BUY THEM HERE –>  here SUBSCRIBE…

October 5th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Manchester, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. (ET) and will…

October 4th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look at the co-main event of UFC 204 as Top 10 middleweights Vitor Belfort and Gegard Mousasi square off in Manchester, England. Vitor Belfort (Record: 25-12, +280 Underdog, Power Ranking: B) The…

July 4th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 200 middleweight Gegard Mousasi as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout this Saturday night (July 9, 2016) against Thiago Santos at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The former Strikeforce champion had a chance in opponent, but he’s not too concerned about the different fighting style…

June 20th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 89: Stephen Thompson vs. Rory MacDonald video highlights     UFC Fight Night 89: Donald Cerrone vs. Patrick Cote video highlights     UFC Fight Night 89: Steve Bosse vs. Sean O’Connell video highlights     UFC Fight Night 89: Joanne Calderwood vs. Valerie Letourneau video highlights     Thiago Santos to…

March 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson fight is under discussion UFC Tonight’s Ariel Helwani reports that discussion is underway for a potential matchup between Rory MacDonald and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Thompson (12-1) last saw action earning the most impressive performance of his career. The 33-year old is coming off the a first-round TKO finish over former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks….

December 28th, 2015
James Lynch

Report: Gegard Mousasi vs. Thales Leites set UFC London’s co-main event Mousasi posted a photo on Facebook Sunday suggesting that he’ll be fighting Thales Leites in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Bisping on Feb. 27 in London. That photo has since been deleted, however Leites’ camp confirmed with MMAFighting that the fight is in fact happening. UFC…

December 1st, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 83 adds Michael Bisping vs. Gegard Mousasi UFC officials today announced yesterday a middleweight matchup will take place in London for UFC Fight Night 83 pitting Gegard Mousasi against Michael Bisping. It should be noted Bisping vs. Mousasi has not been confirmed as the main event for that card. Mousasi (37-6-2) is coming off the…

September 25th, 2015
Mike James

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 75 is an intriguing middleweight contest between Gegard Mousasi and Uriah Hall. Mousasi is a longtime veteran of the sport that has competed for numerous organizations over the years, including Pride, Strikeforce, Dream, and now the UFC. Hall, meanwhile, has had mixed results since the start of his…

September 11th, 2015
James Lynch

Name: Eric “The Dream Catcher” Spicely Age: 28 Height: 6’1 Weight Class: Middleweight Record: 7-0 Fighting Out Of: Olneyville, RI (Tim Burrill Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu) Next Fight: Aaron “Tex” Johnson (CES 31) October 30th. Like most kids growing up, Eric Spicely wanted to become a professional wrestler and was heavy influenced by superstars like Ravishing Rick Rude and Shawn Michaels….

August 19th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has several top contenders booked for upcoming bouts later this year, so it’s time to start allowing people to place their wagers! The UFC flyweight division will be in store for a shake-up as former title challengers Joseph Benavidez and Ali Bagautinov clash at UFC 192 at the beginning of October….

July 6th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new fights have been added to UFC Japan, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I will list the new bouts and give my thoughts on all of them. Gegard Mousasi vs. Roan Carneiro, UFC Fight Night 76 A middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and Roan Carneiro will co-headline UFC fight Night…

May 19th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC 187 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…

May 17th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 105 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First UFC flyweight fighter Zach Makovsky chats with us about his upcoming fight with John Dodson Saturday at UFC 187. Then we’re joined by Brian Byrne, lead singer of the Canadian rock band “I Mother Earth” to discuss OSS…

May 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 66 middleweight Gegard Mousasi as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout this Saturday morning (May 16, 2015) against Costas Philippou at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion has had mixed results in the UFC since dropping down…

May 13th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 66 is a three-round bout between Gegard Mousasi and Costas Philippou. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Mousasi is a -600 favorite (bet $600 to win $100) while Philippou is a +450 underdog (bet $100 to win $450). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Mousasi at…

March 3rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced for upcoming fight cards and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on them. Kyle Noke vs. Andreas Stahl, UFC Fight Night 65 A welterweight bout between Kyle Noke and Andreas Stahl is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 65, which takes place…

January 23rd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 14 middleweight Gegard Mousasi about his upcoming co-main event bout this Saturday night (Jan. 24, 2015) against Dan Henderson at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholme, Sweden. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion has a significant 15-year age advantage heading into this bout, and he feels it will…

January 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC on FOX 14 is a three-round middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and Dan Henderson. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Mousasi is a -300 favorite (bet $300 to win $100) while Henderson is a +250 underdog (bet $100 to win $250). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Mousasi…

November 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC has announced four new matchups featuring big names, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the bouts and give my initial thoughts on them. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson, UFC Stockholm The main event of UFC Stockholm was announced by the UFC yesterday and it’s a good one as Alexander Gustafsson…

September 8th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 50, Invicta FC 8 and Bellator 123 taking place this past weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Brad Taschuk (@BradTaschuk) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show…

September 7th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 50 was live from Connecticut this past Friday night (September 5, 2014) with a nine-fight card, including a four-fight main card on FOX Sports 1 that resulted in four finishes. Now, with the night of scraps behind us, let’s take a look at some potential match-ups for some of the competitors of…

September 7th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 69, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Canadian strawweight & TUF 20 competitor Randa Markos to the show to talk all about her experience on The Ultimate Fighter. Then Survivor Fighting Alliance President Scott Cutbirth joins the podcast to talk about his upcoming event on September 20th. The Big Three 1) Bigger disappointment at…

September 7th, 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’s the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 50. Surprises Ben Rothwell — Not many people believed in Ben Rothwell heading into UFC Fight Night 50, but…

September 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 UFC Fight Night 50 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Jacare Souza wins in round 3 (+1075) In the main event of…

September 7th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 50 came to us live from Connecticut this past Friday night (Sept. 5, 2014), and with only nine scheduled bouts. It was a night of surprises and definitely one fight fans won’t soon forget. With the night of scraps is now behind us, so let’s take a look at which UFC Fight…

September 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 50 took place tonight at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, CT, and the card overall turned out to be a surprise hit as it featured a number of awesome finishes and great fights overall. In total, five favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick…

September 5th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC Fight Night 50 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. Even if we have a rough night, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger will still post part two of the show so you…

September 5th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this week as UFC Fight Night 50 nears, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the latest articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down tonight (September 5, 2014) from the Foxwoods Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut and features a pivotal middleweight match-up between Ronaldo “Jacare”…

September 5th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 50 Date: September 5, 2014 Arena: Foxwoods Resort Casino City: Ledyard, CT UFC Fight Night 50 will be live this Friday night from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, CT. The event will produce a 10-fight card, including a six-fight main card that will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm…

September 4th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Something MMAOddsBreaker.com has decided to do for 2014 is to keep a running tally of our fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. It all began with UFC Fight Night 34 at the beginning of the year and it continues with UFC Fight Night 50 tomorrow night (September 5, 2014). After 29…

September 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC Fight Night 50 is a three-round flyweight bout between Justin Scoggins and John Moraga. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Scoggins is a -235 favorite (bet $235 to win $100) while Moraga is a +195 underdog (bet $100 to win $195). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas…

September 4th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 50: “Jacare vs. Mousasi” takes place today (Friday, Sept. 5, 2014) from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut. The event will be headlined by a pivotal middleweight match-up between top contenders Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Gegard Mousasi with the winner likely moving into the coveted number…