jordan mein

September 13th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC veteran Jordan Mein to come out of retirement Monday on The Joe Rogan Experience, Bas Rutten revealed that Canadian Jordan Mein is coming out of retirement (see 1:42:56 mark below). This afternoon I confirmed with both the UFC and Mein’s father Lee that not only is the 26-year old planning a MMA comeback but that he’s still under UFC…

April 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Lee Mein (7-13) discusses his upcoming fight with Derek Daku (0-0) at Rumble In The Cage 52 on Apr. 16th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Lee also talks about his combat sports background, his son Jordan retiring at a young age from the UFC, his motivation to keep fighting at 48-years…

September 10th, 2015
James Lynch

One of the most respected names in the MMA media industry, Stephie “Crooklyn” Haynes has been covering the sport for over 10-years and is currently a staff writer for BloodyElbow.com and a co-host on “The Three Amigos” Podcast. “Crooklyn” spoke to MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 121 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” and discussed a variety of topics….

August 27th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Perhaps we’re seeing the start of a trend here. In the past four days, two relatively successful MMA fighters under the age of 30 have stepped away from the sport. On Sunday — following his TKO victory over Sam Stout — it was Frankie Perez, and on Wednesday night, Jordan Mein announced his departure from…

April 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

A welterweight bout  has been added to the stacked UFC 189 card. Sources close to the matchup originally confirmed to MMAOddsbreaker.com that Brandon Thatch would take on Jordan Mein at UFC 189, which is set to take place July 11 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. As of yesterday (Tuesday), that was…

January 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC 183 is a three-round welterweight bout between Jordan Mein and Thiago Alves. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Mein is a -140 favorite (bet $140 to win $100) while Alves is a +120 underdog (bet $100 to win $120). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Mein at…

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…

August 25th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 48 and 49 were live this past Saturday (August 23, 2014) from Macau, China and Tulsa, Oklahoma for another UFC double-header featuring a combined 21 fights and 12 finishes. With the event in our rear-view, here are my matchmaking predictions for some of the competitors of the evening… All-Welterweight Edition Tyron Woodley…

August 24th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 67, Adam is back from his 3-week vacation! So he and myself (@LynchOnSports) welcome MFC bantamweight champion Anthony Birchack who makes his UFC debut this Saturday against Joe Soto at UFC 177. In addition we’re joined by Carlin Bardsley again who breaks down the Big Three & The Parting Shot with us tonight. The…

August 24th, 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 49 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Rafael dos Anjos wins in round one (+2700)/dos Anjos wins by knockout…

August 24th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Although it took a while for the ball to get rolling on Saturday, by the end of the day the marathon of MMA almost seemed worth it. UFC Fight Night 49 in Tulsa finished with four consecutive TKOs, as the fighters must have sensed the restlessness growing amongst their audience to have 10 hours of…

August 24th, 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 49. Surprises Rafael dos Anjos — In the main event of UFC FN 49, Rafael dos Anjos cemented his…

August 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 49 took place tonight at BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and the event was a grand success as it featured a number of exciting finishes from both the main card fighters and fighters on the prelims. Overall, six favorites came through while five underdogs scored. Here’s a betting recap for UFC Fight…

August 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the preliminary card bouts at UFC Fight Night 49 that most interests me is a three-round lightweight bout between Beneil Dariush and Tony Martin. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Dariush as a -110 favorite (bet $110 to win $100) while Martin is also a -110 favorite (bet $110 to…

August 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 49 is a three-round catchweight (149lbs) bout between Max “Blessed” Holloway and UFC newcomer Clay Collard. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Holloway as a -440 favorite (bet $440 to win $100) while Collard is a +350 underdog (bet $100 to win…

August 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 49 is a five-round lightweight battle between former UFC lightweight champ Benson “Smooth” Henderson and top contender Rafael “RDA” Dos Anjos. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Henderson as a -350 favorite (bet $350 to win $100) while dos Anjos is a +290 underdog (bet…

August 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 49 welterweight Jordan Mein as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Mike Pyle this Saturday (August 16, 2014) at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The talented Canadian youngster has had a solid run in the UFC thus far and is looking to continue…

August 21st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 49 Date: August 23, 2014 Arena: BOK Center City: Tulsa, Oklahoma UFC Fight Night 49 will be live from Tulsa, Oklahoma this Saturday night for the first time in a decade. The six-fight main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 10pm, with a preliminary card to precede it at…

August 20th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The UFC’s next doubleheader will take place on August 23rd, as events are scheduled for Macau, China (Fight Night 48) and Oklahoma City (Fight Night 49) that day. The far superior event on paper is the second one, so we will be releasing the betting lines for that event first. Fight Night 49 will be…

August 7th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

It would be interesting to know the last time a UFC event took place without a bout being scratched due to injury. When a fighter has to drop out of an anticipated fight, it’s always frustrating for them and unfortunate for fans, but every once in a while it seems to work out. That’s certainly…

August 3rd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

If the UFC’s September 5th event wasn’t already strong enough, it had another top notch fight added yesterday. This one was courtesy of Sean Shelby and the flyweight division. Former title challenger John Moraga and once-defeated prospect Justin Scoggins agreed to a bout on UFC Fight Night 50, joining a slate which sees ‘Jacare’ Souza…

July 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were booked yesterday and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all of them. Ilir Latifi vs. Chris Dempsey, UFC Fight Night 46 Due to an injury to Tom Lawlor, Chris Dempsey has been called upon to make his UFC debut and he will do…

June 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a bevy of new fights yesterday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Claudia Gadelha vs. Tina Lahdemaki, UFC Fight Night 45 (Atlantic City) The first new bout on the list is the first-ever UFC women’s strawweight bout, which will see top prospect…

April 19th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Something new we at MMAOddsBreaker.com 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 on Fox 11 today (April 19, 2014) which…

April 18th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 11 Date: April 18, 2014 Arena: Amway Center City: Orlando, FL Heavyweight bout: Fabricio Werdum (+170) vs Travis “Hapa” Browne (-200) Gabe’s Prediction: I think this fight is going to end early, either by Browne knocking Werdum out, or Werdum securing a submission. If that happens, it will likely be off his…

February 7th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new matches for upcoming fight cards over the last few days, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Thiago Alves vs. Seth Baczynski, UFC on FOX 11 He’s back: welterweight stud Thiago Alves returns to the Octagon this April in…

June 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I’ve decided to start a new column here at MMAOddsbreaker.com where I will offer sage advice to all the MMA gamblers out there that will both make you some cash and avoid losing it. The first volume of this new column debuts this week, and here it is below: MMA Gambler’s Advice Vol. 1: Don’t…

June 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

One of the most intriguing matchups of the spring takes place in just over a week at UFC on FUEL TV 10 as Brazilian hotshot prospect Erick Silva returns to the cage to take on American Jason High in a three-round welterweight bout. The current betting odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook list Silva as a -360…

April 19th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 7: April 20, 2013 HP Pavilion in San Jose, California UFC Welterweight Contender Jordan Mein (-270) Profile: Easily described as one of the “new breed” of MMA fighters, Jordan Mein (27-8) has amassed 35 total fights at the tender age of 23. At 17, he made his pro debut after a lifetime…

March 12th, 2013
Adam Martin.

When people think of the top Canadian welterweight MMA fighters, the two names that immediately come to mind are of course UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and his training partner Rory MacDonald. But after this weekend, expect Jordan Mein to be added to that list. The 23-year-old native of Lethbridge, Alberta, takes on tough veteran…

March 12th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Jordan Mein is one of the top prospects not just in Canada, but all of MMA right now. He makes his UFC debut on March 16th at UFC 158 against veteran Dan Miller. Before he steps in the cage on Saturday, he took some time out of training to give MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg some…