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October 27th, 2016
James Lynch

Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis, Mitch Gagnon vs. Matthew Lopez added to UFC 206 UFC officials announced Thursday that featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis will clash in the co-main event of UFC 206. In addition a bantamweight matchup between Canadian Mitch Gagnon and Matthew Lopez has also been added to the card, while Viviane Pereira…

September 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

Cristiane  “Cyborg” Justino makes weight for tomorrows UFC Brasilia event  Cris Cyborg made weight on Friday (141-pounds on the dot) for her matchup tomorrow night against Lina Lansberg at UFC Brasilia. Here’s a look at her weighing in below courtesy of MMAFighting. Here’s a look at the complete UFC Fight Night 95 early weigh-ins Main Card (FS1, 10 p.m….

June 14th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC implementing early weigh-in procedure for UFC Fight Night 89 After this method successfully went through at UFC 199, the UFC has once again implemented an early weigh-in option for the  fighters competing at UFC Ottawa. UFC PR man confirmed the news with MMA Fighting on Monday.  Prior to UFC 199, fighters has the opportunity to weigh-in from 10…

June 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC lightweight James Krause, who was planning on fighting Ross Pearson at The Ultimate Fighter season 23 finale next month (July 8, 2016) but was forced to pull out due to an urgent health situation with his family.

April 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Miesha Tate defends women’s bantamweight title at UFC 200 against Amanda Nunes As announced on “UFC Tonight” Wednesday evening, newly crowned women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate defends her title against Amanda Nunes. Tate (18-5) captured the bantamweight title with a late submission finish over Holly Holm at UFC 196. Nunes (11-4) also fought on that event,…

February 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

Jason Witt (7-2) discusses his upcoming fight with Jonathan Gary (11-6-2) at Bellator 150 on Feb. 26th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jason also discusses the Titan FC 36 card being cancelled, making his Bellator debut and his goals for 2016  

February 17th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 lightweight James Krause as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Shane Campbell this Sunday night (February 21, 2016) at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The talented Kansas City native realizes his opponent is a dangerous striker, but he expects to have…

January 12th, 2016
James Lynch

Featherweight Megan Anderson (4-2) discusses her upcoming fight with Amber Leibrock (1-0) at Invicta FC 15 on Jan. 16th during  a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Megan also talks about a variety of other topics including – Moving from Australia to U.S. – The biggest cultural difference for her between Australia and America – Training full…

September 13th, 2015
James Lynch

Strikeforce veteran Bobby Voelker looks for his third straight win since his UFC release when he meets Mike Estus in the main event of Shamrock FC: Clash on September 26th. Voelker (26-12) spoke to MMAOddsBreaker on The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics.   Controversial loss to Patrick Cote at UFC 158  “Patrick’s been around…

August 12th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with the recently victorious James Krause about his UFC on Fox 16 victory last month (July 25, 2015) over lightweight Daron Cruickshank at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The Grindhouse MMA fighter cuts a significant amount of weight to make the lightweight limit and it’s having an adverse affect on his…

July 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16. 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. 1. Jessica Eye vs. Zoila Frausto-Gurgel – Bellator 83 Upcoming Bout: Jessica Eye…

July 24th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 16 lightweight James Krause as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout on Saturday night (July 25, 2015) against Daron Cruickshank at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The veteran fighter started strong in his UFC career, but he knows his back is firmly against the…

July 8th, 2015
James Lynch

TUF 18 castmember Anthony Gutierrez fights for the Titan FC bantamweight title on July 18th against champion Brett Johns at Titan FC 34 in Kansas City. Gutierrez (6-1) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on an upcoming episode of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics. Where he got the nickname “Shark Bait” I started…

June 8th, 2015
James Lynch

Name: Jason Witt Age: 28 Height: 5’11 Weight Class: Lightweight Record: 6-2 (1 KO, 4 Sub., 1 Dec.) Fighting Out Of: Kansas City, Missouri (Glory MMA) Notable Wins: Ryan Dickson Jason Witt isn’t a household name yet, but having been dubbed “The Vanilla Gorilla” is certainly one of the more unusual nicknames in the sport. Witt recalls how UFC veteran Jason High gave him the nickname….

May 31st, 2015
James Lynch

MMAOddsBreaker was on the scene Saturday May 30th covering the Global Warriors FC 2 card in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. We caught up with UFC lightweight James Krause who was cornering his team-mate Jason Witt, who improved to 6-2 with a win over Canadian Ryan Dickson. James talked about his team Glory MMA, visiting Canada and…

April 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 16 goes down July 25 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois, and the UFC recently added a number of new bouts to the fight card. For today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on these bouts. Takanori Gomi vs. Joe Lauzon A fun matchup between veteran 155lbers Takanori Gomi and…

February 27th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 184 lightweight James Krause about his upcoming preliminary card bout this Saturday night (February 28, 2015) against Valmir Lazaro at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The talented veteran knows he’s faced significantly stiffer competition throughout his career than Lazaro has, and he feels it will be a…

February 15th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 92 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome UFC lightweight James Krause to talk about his upcoming fight with Valmir Lazaro at UFC 184 on Feb. 28th. Then BloodyElbow.com Associate Editor Karim Zidan is back on the show to talk about all the big MMA news…

September 27th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 178 Date: September 27, 2014 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV UFC 178 will be live on Pay Per View this tonight (Sept. 27, 2014) at 10pm ET with a five-fight main card, with televised preliminary action kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX Sports 1. If interested in wagering on…

September 26th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 178 lightweight James Krause as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Jorge Masvidal this Saturday (September 27, 2014) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented three-fight UFC veteran has been thrown into the fire in his trio of bouts, but he…

September 26th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 178 Date: September 27, 2014 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV UFC 178 will be live on Pay Per View this Saturday at 10pm ET with a five-fight main card, with televised preliminary action kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX Sports 1. Interested in wagering on these plays, or any…

September 26th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

UFC 178 September 27, 2014 Lightweight Matchup: Jorge Masvidal vs James Krause By @fightnomics Big Picture:  It’s fun when I get to look at preliminary fights because a fight card is so stacked that experienced and ranked fighters will be competing all over the program. So before we get to the main card at UFC…

September 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 178 is a three-round lightweight bout between Jorge Masvidal and James Krause. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Masvidal is a -360 favorite (bet $360 to win $100) while Krause is a +300 underdog (bet $100 to win $300). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Masvidal at -405…

August 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Donald Cerrone is one of the busiest men in MMA, which is phenomenal for fight fans given that he is rarely in a lackluster bout. After competing five times in 2011, Cerrone seemed to have slowed his schedule a bit, but 2014 is turning out to be one of his busiest years yet. September 27th…

May 25th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 173 was live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas last night (May 24, 2014) and produced great action from top to bottom, including one of the biggest upsets in UFC history in the evening’s main event. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for Performance of the…

May 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 173 lightweight Jamie Varner as he prepares for his main card bout this Saturday (May 24, 2014) against James Krause at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The former WEC lightweight champion has had a very memorable second stint with the UFC, and he feels…

May 21st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 173 Date: May 24, 2014 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Lightweight bout: James Krause (+160) vs Jamie Varner (-185) Fight Breakdown: It’s a battle between a pair of James’ in the UFC’s lightweight division, when WEC veterans James Krause and Jamie Varner square off inside the Octagon this Saturday night….

May 11th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 52 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome MMA referee and judge Brian Beauchamp (@BeauchampMMA) who was officiating at Bellator 119 on Friday night. Speaking of Bellator 119, we caught up with CEO & Chairman Bjorn Rebney (@BjornRebney) and a victorious John Alessio (@johnalessio79) who defeated Eric Wisley in a catchweight bout….

November 5th, 2013
Jason Nawara

I’m not going to try and take away anything from my respected cohorts that will be covering the main card of UFC Fight Night 31: Fight for the Troops 3, but I just want to put it out on the line here and say that this undercard is better than the main card. Hell, to…

June 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

There’s always some crazy prop bets on the board for every UFC event, and while the majority of them are just fool’s gold, sometimes a few of them do cash out big time. Here’s five crazy prop bets that would have won you big money if you bet on them at UFC 161, based on…

June 14th, 2013
Frank Trigg

After an ill-fated stint in the WEC back in 2009, James Krause has put together a 9-2 record on the regional circuit, including a current seven fight winning streak, and has worked his way back to the big show. He had to get there by taking a short notice fight against Sam Stout at UFC…

January 18th, 2013
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 Welterweight…

November 28th, 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 Welterweight…