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February 13th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Brooklyn, NY for the first time in promotional history last Saturday (February 11, 2017) with UFC 208: Holm vs. De Randamie. It was a lackluster event that saw the promotion’s inaugural women’s featherweight champion get crowned and nine out of 10 bouts go the distance. After the event concluded,…

February 9th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 208: Holm vs. De Randamie Date: February 11, 2017 Arena: Barclays Center City: Brooklyn, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Brooklyn, NY for the first time in promotional history this Saturday (February 11, 2017) with UFC 208: Holm vs. De Randamie, which will crown the UFC’s inaugural women’s featherweight champion. The 12-fight card…

November 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 205 Date: November 12, 2016 Arena: Madison Square Garden City: New York City, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to New York City for the first time in both promotional and mixed martial arts history for UFC 205. The stacked 13-fight card will get going with preliminary card action on UFC Fight Pass…

September 26th, 2016
Matty

Thiago Alves will make lightweight debut at UFC 205 versus Jim Miller The UFC announced Saturday that former UFC welterweight title contender Thiago “Pitbull” Alves will remain on the UFC 205 card at Madison Square Garden in New York City on November 12th and take on New Jersey native Jim Miller at 155 pounds. Alves (21-10) was originally slated…

September 20th, 2016
James Lynch

RFA and Legacy FC announce merger Per a press release Monday afternoon, regional powerhouse promotions RFA and Legacy have announced they will join forces to form “Legacy Fighting Alliance.” The promotion will officially launch in January 2017, with RFA President Ed Soares serving as CEO and Sven Bean as COO. Soares explained the merger in a press release: “This is…

September 6th, 2016
James Lynch

Mickey Gall (2-0) discusses his upcoming fight against CM Punk (Phil Brooks 0-0) at UFC 203 on September 10th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Mickey also talks about his successful UFC debut back in February and his training camp for this fight.

July 20th, 2016
James Lynch

Carlos Condit vs. Demian Maia headlines UFC on FOX 21  UFC officials announced that Carlos Condit vs. Demian Maia has been moved to UFC on FOX 21 as the main event. The matchup previously served as the co-main event for UFC 202 in Las Vegas. Condit (30-8) heads into this matchup off a split decision…

July 8th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 200 lightweight Jim Miller as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout this Saturday night (July 9, 2016) against Takanori Gomi at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The former top 10 lightweight has had a rough patch lately, but he feels Gomi is the perfect match-up to…

March 5th, 2016
Mike James

The main event of UFC 196’s Fight Pass preliminary card is an exciting lightweight matchup between longtime veterans Jim Miller and Diego “The Dream” Sanchez. Miller is coming off a December loss to Michael Chiesa, while Sanchez lost his last fight to Ricardo Lamas in November.   Jim Miller (25-6 (1 NC) MMA, 14-6 (1…

January 21st, 2016
James Lynch

UFC 197 Kickoff Press Conference Replay  Wednesday UFC President Dana White, lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, featherweight champion Conor McGregor, women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and bantweight title challenger Miesha Tate all attended a UFC 197 presser at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. As expected, outspoken featherweight champion Conor McGregor stole the show making…

January 18th, 2016
James Lynch

Mickey Gall (1-0) who was featured on Dana White’s “Lookin for a Fight” reality series discusses his callout of CM Punk during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Mickey also talks about the overwhelming response he’s had since that episode aired, how he got into MMA, the influence the Miller brothers have had on…

December 9th, 2015
Mike James

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 80 is a lightweight match-up between Jim Miller and Michael Chiesa. Both fighters find themselves somewhere in the middle of the lightweight pecking order. Miller is coming off a split decision win over Danny Castillo in July, while Chiesa is coming off a decision win over Mitch Clarke…

December 9th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 80 Date: December 10, 2015 Arena: The Chelsea City: Las Vegas, NV Lightweight bout: Jim Miller (+105) vs Michael Chiesa (-125) Fight Breakdown: The official co-main event for UFC Fight Night 80 in Las Vegas will be a lightweight battle between veteran Jim Miller and surging prospect Michael Chiesa, with Miller being a…

June 23rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

Five new UFC bouts have been announced, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all of them. Danny Martinez vs. Sirwan Kakai, UFC Fight Night 70 A short-notice bantamweight bout between Danny Martinez and Sirwan Kakai takes place this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 70, which will be held at…

April 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC on FOX 15 is a three-round lightweight bout between Beneil Dariush and Jim Miller. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Dariush is a -175 favorite (bet $175 to win $100) while Miller is a +155 underdog (bet $100 to win $155). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Dariush…

January 15th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC matchmakers Sean Shelby and Joe Silva have had a busy week booking new fights, and the fun didn’t stop Thursday as a number of new bouts were announced for upcoming fight cards. Here they are: Carla Esparza vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk, UFC 185 The women’s strawweight title fight between champion Carla Esparza and challenger Joanna…

July 18th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 45 was live from Atlantic City, NJ this past Wednesday night with an 11-fight card. It was an incredible night of fights from start to finish, and with the great evening of bouts now behind us, let’s take a look at some possible match-ups for some of the evening’s competitors… Jim Miller…

July 17th, 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 are the three surprises and the three disappointments from UFC Fight Night 45. Surprises Rick Story — In one of the top performances of the night, Rick Story dominated Leonardo Mafra…

July 17th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC Fight Night 45 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…

July 17th, 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 45 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Donald Cerrone wins by T/KO (+289)/Cerrone wins in round 2 (+555)…

July 17th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The last time the UFC hosted a card at the Revel Hotel and Casino it was memorable for the wrong reasons. Last night the UFC returned to the venue — which will prove to be the last MMA card held in the confines — and gave it a card that will be remembered as one…

July 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 45 took place tonight live from Revel Casino Resort in Atlantic City, NJ, and the card overall was terrific as it featured a number of terrific fights and a number of sick finishes. Overall, eight favorites cashed while three underdogs came through. Here’s a betting recap for UFC Fight Night 45 based…

July 16th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 45 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a another winning night, going 2-1 to win 2.76 units overall. Premium UFC Fight Night 45: 2-1 +2.175 units Wins: 2.5u: Leslie Smith (-130), Joe Proctor (+115) Losses: 2u: Alex White (-160) Free Bets Wins: 2u: Parlay…

July 16th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 45 Date: July 16, 2014 Arena: Revel Casino Hotel City: Atlantic City, NJ UFC Fight Night 45 will be live today from Atlantic City with an 11-fight card, including a six-fight main card that will kick off at 9:00 pm ET on FOX Sports 1, with preliminary action getting going at 6:30…

July 16th, 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 45 tonight (July 16, 2014). After 22 events,…

July 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC Fight Night 45 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for entire fight cards in two parts. – Part one is available for…

July 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night 45 will be a rare occurrence in the 2014 version of the organization, as the main card features more fights than the preliminary card. It helps that Fox Sports 1 will be airing a fairly rare six-fight main billing, leaving room for only five undercard bouts (one of which will…

July 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Coming off a slightly winning weekend, Nick Kalikas and crew are looking to continue their winning ways with UFC Fight Night 45. After winning 2.76 units last Saturday and Sunday, MMAOddsbreaker Premium is now up up 23.93 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of our premium bets here. What’s included in MMA OddsBreaker…

July 15th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 45 Date: July 16, 2014 Arena: Revel Casino Hotel City: Atlantic City, NJ Lightweight bout: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (-270) vs Jim Miller (+230) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City will be a lightweight war between New Mexico’s Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone” and New Jersey’s own Jim…

July 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 45 is a five-round lightweight bout between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Jim Miller. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Cerrone as a -250 favorite (bet $250 to win $100) while Miller is a +210 underdog (bet $100 to win $210). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas originally…

July 13th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 45 lightweight Jim Miller as he prepares for his headlining bout Wednesday night (July 16, 2014) against Donald Cerrone at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The New Jersey native knows how tough of a test he has in front of him, and he…

July 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card fights at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round flyweight bout between John “Hands of Stone” Lineker and Alptekin “The Turkish Delight” Ozkilic. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Lineker as a -285 favorite (bet $285 to win $100) while Ozkilic is a +243 underdog (bet $100…

July 13th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The UFC takes their product back to the middle of the week this coming Wednesday, as UFC Fight Night 45 takes place in Atlantic City, New Jersey. A week ago the betting lines for the main card were released at MMA OddsBreaker, while the most notable preliminary bout between Gleison Tibau and Pat Healy saw…

July 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round welterweight bout between Rick “The Horror” Story and Leonardo “Macarrao” Mafra. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Story as a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100) while Mafra is a +240 underdog (bet $100 to win $240)….

July 5th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Just ten days after running two events in two consecutive days, the UFC will be back with Fight Night 45 from Atlantic City, New Jersey. Then three days after that the Octagon will be in Dublin, Ireland for Fight Night 46. So essentially, in the new UFC, this is a slow week as the MMA…

May 4th, 2014
Gabe Killian

The fight cards on the UFC’s calendar continue to fill up, with new fight bookings being announced on a near-daily basis. Here are my thoughts on some of them… Jim Miller vs Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone – This lightweight match-up will headline the UFC’s July trip to Miller’s backyard of Atlantic City, NJ. Both of these…

May 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night Atlantic City finally has its main event. The world’s top MMA promotion last night announced that UFC Fight Night 45, which takes place July 16 at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, will be headlined by a five-round lightweight tilt between top contenders Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller. In a…

April 27th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

UFC 172 was in a strange place prior to the fight card actually taking place on Saturday. The main event of Jon Jones attempting to defend his light heavyweight title for the seventh consecutive time was sold as his biggest test ever, despite being far from it. Likewise, the event itself was deemed to be…

April 26th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 172 lightweight Jim Miller as he prepares for his preliminary card bout tonight (April 26, 2014) against Yancy Medeiros at the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. The longtime UFC veteran is taking on a new challenge in Medeiros, who stepped in on short notice when his original opponent…

April 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

Due to an injury to lightweight Bobby Green, this weekend’s UFC 172 card has been forced to undergo a last-minute shakeup. The promotion announced over the weekend that Green is out of his UFC 172 main card matchup against Jim Miller and in his place will be Yancy Medeiros, who will now take on Miller…

February 10th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC fights were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Raphael Assuncao vs. Pedro Munhoz, UFC 170 A bantamweight bout between Raphael Assuncao and Pedro Munhoz is the latest addition to the UFC 170 card after Francisco Rivera pulled…

December 30th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC 168 made us cheer and cringe as it came and went this past weekend (Dec. 28, 2013). Now that the final fight card of the year has concluded, here are some potential match-ups I would be interested in seeing for the winners of the evening… Robbie “Problems” Peralta vs Jimy “The Kid” Hettes –…

December 28th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 168 lightweight Jim Miller as he prepares for his main card bout tonight (Dec. 28, 2013) against Fabricio Camoes at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented New Jersey-native has a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, but he knows he’s going into Camoes’ world…

December 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

One of the five main card matchups at UFC 168 is a lightweight affair pitting Jim Miller against Fabricio “Morango” Camoes. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Miller as a -365 betting favorite (bet $365 to win $100), while Camoes is a +305 underdog (bet $100 to win $305). MMA oddsmaker…

October 3rd, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new matchups last night, so let’s take a look at them this morning as I briefly break them all down in today’s MMA Odds and Ends. Ed Herman vs. Thales Leites, UFC 167 The first new fight announcement is a middleweight bout at UFC 167 between Ed Herman and Thales…

May 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today announced that Pat Healy, who was suspended three months by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board yesterday after testing positive for marijuana following his UFC 159 submission victory over Jim Miller, has been stripped of each of his $65,000 “Fight of the Night” and “Submission of the Night” bonuses and Bryan…

May 1st, 2013
Brad Taschuk

With one of the strangest UFC cards in recent memory behind us, MMA Oddsbreaker takes a look towards the rankings and how the outcomes affected each fighter’s standing amongst their peers. Take a look at the full MMA Oddsbreaker Rankings here. The one Heavyweight bout on the card caused a small movement in the rankings,…

April 27th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Consistently one of the most exciting Lightweights in the UFC, Jim Miller has established himself as a fixture in the top 10 of the division. In his last outing, he capped off 2012 with a victory and a ‘Fight of the Year’ contender against Joe Lauzon, and looks to continue that momentum into 2013 as…

April 27th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 159: April 27, 2013 Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey UFC Lightweight Contender Jim Miller (-305) Profile: Scrappy lightweight contender and younger brother of UFC veteran Dan Miller, Jim Miller (22-4) has come within a win of a title shot in the lightweight division on multiple occasions. He’s the perpetual contender and one-time owner of…

January 30th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC added four big fights to its upcoming UFC 159 card, including a middleweight clash between contenders Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher, which serves as the co-main event to the headliner of Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen. Both Bisping and Belcher are coming off of disappointing losses in their last outings to Vitor Belfort…

December 29th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

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 talks UFC 155…

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