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May 1st, 2016
James Lynch

At the beginning of every month on MMAOddsBreaker, 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 March. Apr. 1st – CES 34 (Mashantucket, Connecticut) Nah-shon Burrell def. Chris Curtis via Split Decision  It…

March 29th, 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…

July 14th, 2015
James Lynch

While the UFC has put on four events in the span of a week, the Titan Fighting Championships returns with a strong card of their own this Saturday on UFC Fight Pass. Along with four championship matchups, this event also features a number of UFC veterans and up and coming prospects. Here are five reasons…

October 10th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I’ve always wished UFC awarded a “Comeback Fighter Of The Night” bonus, because it seems as though at every UFC event there is a stunning comeback by somebody who was getting beat handily in the early goings of a fight. At UFC Fight Night 29, that fighter was Chris Cariaso, who battled back after a very…

October 9th, 2013
Jason Nawara

The time: Wednesday night (Oct. 9, 2013) The place: Jose Correa Gymnasium in Bareuri, Brazil. The event: UFC Fight Night 29 Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads down south to Brazil once again to fill a card full of their Brazilian talent, and it’s actually a pretty great card. There’s no Facebook prelims this time out,…

October 8th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Another fight that is being overlooked at UFC Fight Night 29 is a preliminary card bout between Brazilian Iliarde Santos and top-10 ranked flyweight Chris Cariaso. Santos is currently a tiny -120 favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while Cariaso is a +110 underdog (bet $100 to win $110) at 5Dimes Sportsbook. MMA oddsmaker Nick…

May 18th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FX 8 Arena Jaragua, Jaragua Do Sul, Brazil Saturday, May 18, 2013 Bantamweight bout: Yuri Alcantara (-500) vs. Iliarde Santos (+400) Fight Breakdown: A bantamweight bout between Yuri Alcantara and UFC newcomer Iliarde Santos props up the UFC on FX 8 undercard. Alcantara is currently a hefty -500 (bet $500 to win $100),…