Joanna Jedrzejczyk

December 8th, 2018
Staff

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. After 36 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

December 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 231 takes place Saturday, December 8 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the full opening odds for the card, and here they are. UFC 231 Opening Odds Max Holloway -140 Brian Ortega +100 Valentina Shevchenko -260 Joanna Jedrzejczyk +180 Gunnar Nelson -120 Alex Oliveira -120 Hakeem Dawodu -180…

March 23rd, 2017
Brad Taschuk

Following last weekend’s UFC Fight Pass card from London, the organization will take a break until the second week of April. When the Octagon does set up shop once again however, it will be to host an impressive spring slate of events. The best of the lot are UFC 210 and 211, which feature title bouts…

February 24th, 2017
James Lynch

Joanna Jedrzejczyk defends strawweight title against Jessica Andrade at UFC 211  UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk announced Wednesday on FOXSports’ PROcast App that she will be defending her strawweight title against Jessica Andrade at UFC 211… It’s on! #UFC champion @joannamma is returning to Dallas to defend her title for a 5th time! What do…

December 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict champion Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey women’s bantamweight matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who. Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson – UFC welterweight – 00:00:09 Marion Reneau – UFC women’s bantamweight – 00:00:55 Amanda Bobby Cooper – UFC women’s bantamweight – 00:01:12 Peter & Max Barrett – Cage Titans 155er /…

November 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in New York City for the first time in promotional history with UFC 205: Alvarez vs McGregor. After the entertaining night of fights, let’s take a look at some potential matchups featuring a few of the competitors from the evening… Joanna Jędrzejczyk vs. Jessica Andrade JJ successfully defended her…

November 9th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

UFC 205 is so big that Lance Fischel even decided to show up for the podcast for once. It took him a few minutes, naturally, but he got there eventually. With a full crew present, The MMA Analysis gives you a thorough breakdown of UFC 205 from the three title fights at the top of…

November 8th, 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 women’s strawweight title fight between Polish fighters champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Karolina Kowalkiewicz. Joanna Jedrzejcyk (Record: 12-0, -410 Favorite, Power Ranking: A) The UFC strawweight champion enters…

July 7th, 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 TUF 23 Finale betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free to…

July 7th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

The second card in the UFC’s tripleheader in July has probably gotten the least amount of press, but it is intriguing on several levels. From the best fight that can be made in women’s MMA at the moment, to the debut of a Bellator champion in the UFC, to Gray Maynard cutting off limbs to…

July 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 main event of TUF 23 Finale as Joanna Jedrzejczyk defends her title against her main rival Claudia Gadelha.   Claudia Gadelha (Record: 13-1, +110 Underdog, Fighter Grade:…

July 1st, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Hey fans, it’s Canada Day long weekend and Independence Day long week weekend, so what better way to spend it than listening to your favorite Canadians and Americans break down some fights. The guys broke down the UFC Fight Night 90 and The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale cards as well as touched on the sad…

May 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

Michelle Ingels and Paulina Indara of Perfecting Athletes® talk about the safe way of weight cutting in MMA during a “1 on 2” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Michelle & Paulina also talk about how they came together to form Perfecting Athletes®, some of the major mistakes in weight cutting and their work with clients like Chris…

January 18th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 81: Dominick Cruz vs. T.J. Dillashaw video highlights   Urijah Faber scored the main event for Dominick Cruz, demands trilogy bout UFC Fight Night 81: Eddie Alvarez vs. Anthony Pettis video highlights   UFC Fight Night 81: Travis Browne vs. Matt Mitrione video highlights   Jedrzejczyk, Gadelha rematch on July 8 and announced as…

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…

November 21st, 2015
James Lynch

Strawweight Erin LaMonte (3-0 amateur) discusses her upcoming fight with Randi Beth Boyington at NEF 20 on Nov 21st during a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Erin also talks about a variety of other topics including – Having a child recently and having not competed in the cage since 2013 – Her last opponent refusing…

November 19th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 78 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…

November 16th, 2015
James Lynch

Weight Management Specialist Lou Girodano gives his thoughts on Ronda Rousey’s weight cut and how it affected her performance at UFC 193 during a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Lou also talks about a variety of other topics including – Thoughts on Valerie Letourneau’s weight cut at UFC 193 – Working with his new client…

November 15th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 131 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome two great guests. First we’re joined by WSOF lightweight Jason High who will be taking on Estevan Payan at WSOF 25 on Nov. 20th. Then we’re joined once again by BloodyElbow.com Associate Editor Karim Zidan who discusses his recent commentating duties abroad and…

November 12th, 2015
Mike James

The co-main event of UFC 193 is Women’s Strawweight Title fight between champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk and Valerie Letourneau. This marks Jędrzejczyk’s second defense of her strawweight title since winning it by defeating Carla Esparza in March. Letourneau, on the other hand, has reeled off three straight wins in the UFC, including two at strawweight.  …

September 5th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

In a bit of a surprise announcement (although there had been some rumours leading up to it), the UFC announced that strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk would be joining Ronda Rousey on UFC 193 scheduled for November 15th in Melbourne, Australia. The surprise wasn’t in the fact that the organization is attempting to tie their 115lb…

July 18th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics The UFC’s newest division scored the first ever European champion before even Conor McGregor’s dramatic victory at UFC 189. Joanna Jedrzejczyk has been on a tear, showing dominant aggression and lightning fast strikes that have overwhelmed her last two opponents while still standing. And in fact, when we look at the numbers for…

June 25th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming  UFC Fight Night 70 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….

June 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

These were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 69. The Surprises Tatsuya Kawajiri — Following a 14-month layoff and an eye injury that nearly ended his career, I wasn’t expecting a good performance from Kawajiri against Dennis Siver. But I was wrong about him, as he looked pretty…

June 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

This is a sample of some of the UFC Fight Night 69 prop bets that cashed big for bettors. To bet on props like these in the future, go to the ‘Props’ section under ‘Fighting’ at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Joanna Jedrzejczyk wins in round 3 (+525) The main event saw UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk continue…

June 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Pass events usually don’t get much love from the fans, but UFC Fight Night 69 was different as it was the first Fight Pass event to feature a title fight, with UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her title against Jessica Penne in the main event. The “Double J” fight was clearly…

June 21st, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 110 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First ONE lightweight champion Shinya Aoki joins talks about his win last month over Koji Ando at ONE Championship 28. Then the “Babysitter to the stars” Burt Watson discusses his departure from the UFC and his new…

June 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 69 is a five-round title fight between UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Penne. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Jedrzejczyk is a -700 favorite (bet $700 to win $100) while Penne is a +500 underdog (bet $100 to win $500). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

June 15th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This weekend, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened the betting odds for the main card of the UFC’s next offering, UFC Fight Night 69 in Germany. The main card features the first title defense of strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, as she takes on former Invicta champion Jessica Penne. German stalwarts Dennis Siver, Peter Sobotta, and Nick…

June 9th, 2015
James Lynch

When MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas releases his opening lines at 5Dimes Sportsbook we’re often left with the question, should we place a bet now or later? After the public gets in on the action, line movement is undoubtedly going to happen. This is especially true with upcoming UFC main event participants where the lines are…

May 31st, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 69: Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne Date: June 20, 2015 Location: Berlin, Germany Venue: O2 World Broadcast: Fight Pass UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk The champion of the UFC women’s strawweight division, Joanna Jedrzejczyk (9-0) is easily the most devastating striker in the division and one of the most technical muay Thai fighters in the…

May 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

Three new bouts have been announced, including a new main event for UFC Berlin, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all three. Donald Cerrone vs. John Makdessi, UFC 187 Following an injury to Khabib Nurmagomedov, Donald Cerrone will now take on short-notice replacement John Makdessi at UFC 187, which…

March 15th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 96 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC 33’s Pat Healy who fights this Friday against Kurt Kinser for the Titan FC vacant lightweight title. Then TUF 16 veteran Bristol Marunde discusses his upcoming fight on Friday against fellow cast mate Michael Hill at…

March 14th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 185 strawweight Joanna Jedrzejczyk about her upcoming co-main event title bout this Saturday night (March 14, 2015) against champion Carla Esparza at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The undefeated Polish prospect feels fully prepared for tonight’s title bout, and she has her coaches and trainers to thank for…

March 11th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event at UFC 185 is a five-round title fight between UFC women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Esparza is a -165 favorite (bet $165 to win $100) while Jedrzejczyk is a +145 underdog (bet $100 to win $145). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened…

February 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos Date: March 14, 2015 Location: American Airlines Arena Venue: Dallas, Texas Broadcast: PPV UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Carla Esparza Profile: The winner of TUF 20 and the UFC women’s strawweight champion, Carla Esparza (10-2) is the best 115lb women’s fighter in the world. The 27-year-old American is riding a five-fight win streak…

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…

October 17th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC went on a fight-announcing spree on Thursday, and for Friday’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give you the rundown on all of the new fights booked. Alex White vs. Clay Collard, UFC 181 There has been a late addition to UFC on FOX 13, and it’s a fantastic featherweight bout between bangers Alex…

July 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Photo Courtesy, Esther Lin – MMAFighting.com 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 on FOX 12. Surprises Bobby Green — In what was the biggest upset of hte…

July 26th, 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 on FOX 12 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Robbie Lawler wins by decision (+492)/ Lawler wins by unanimous decision (+575)…

July 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 12 took place tonight at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, and the card provided a great night of mixed martial arts action for fans of the sport in attendance and those watching on television. Overall, 10 favorites came through while two underdogs score. Here’s a betting recap for UFC on…

July 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of the UFC on FOX 12 televised prelims is a three-round lightweight bout between Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal and Daron “The Detroit Superstar” Cruickshank. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Masvidal as a -235 favorite (bet $235 to win $100) while Cruickshank is a +215 underdog (bet $100 to win…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC on FOX 12 is a five-round welterweight bout between “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler and Matt “The Immortal” Brown. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Lawler as a -355 favorite (bet $355 to win $100) while Brown is a +320 underdog (bet $100 to win $320). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round featherweight bout between Dennis “The Menace” Bermudez and Clay “The Carpenter” Guida. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Bermudez as a -160 favorite (bet $160 to win $100) while Guida is a +140 underdog (bet $100 to win…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout of UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round lightweight bout between Josh “The Punk” Thomson and Bobby “King” Green. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Thomson as a -260 favorite (bet $260 to win $100) while Green is a +220 underdog (bet $100 to win $220). MMA…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round women’s strawweight bout between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Juliana Carneiro Lima. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Jedrzejczyk as a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100) while Lima is a +255 underdog (bet $100 to win $255). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 25th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another freeroll for MMAOddsBreaker.com readers. If you’re not familiar with how the site works, here’s a brief snippet from the site owners, themselves. Kountermove brings the traditional fantasy format to MMA. Accumulation of points and a salary cap make fantasy MMA more intriguing than…

July 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round featherweight bout between “Super” Steven Siler and Noad “Neo” Lahat. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Siler as a -230 favorite (bet $230 to win $100) while Lahat is a +210 underdog (bet $100 to win $210). MMA…

July 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the televised prelims at UFC on FOX 12 is a three-round welterweight bout between Tim “The Dirty Bird” Means and Hernani Perpetuo. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Means as a -225 favorite (bet $225 to win $100) while Perpetuo is a +205 underdog (bet $100 to win $205). MMA…

June 30th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC matchups were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on them. Alex White vs. Lucas Martins, UFC Fight Night 45 Due to an injury to Jim Alers, Alex White has been called upon to take on Lucas Martins in a featherweight bout…