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December 14th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A huge featherweight fight with potential title implications has been announced, and the fights that were scheduled for UFC 233 have been moved. More on both in today’s MMA odds and ends. Jose Aldo vs. Renato Moicano, UFC on ESPN+ 2 The UFC has booked an important featherweight bout that could potentially determine the next…

December 4th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts have been revealed for upcoming fight cards, and here they are along with my initial thoughts on them. Nathaniel Wood vs. Andre Ewell, UFC 232 Andre Ewell has agreed to step up on short notice to take on Nathaniel Wood in a battle of bantamweight prospects at UFC 232,…

March 10th, 2017
Matty

The UFC featherweight title unification bout is less than three months away as the main event at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Hawaiian interim champion Max Holloway (17-3) will bring a 10-fight winning streak into enemy territory against Brazilian champion Jose Aldo (26-2), who has won 19 of 20 but fought more than 13…

December 13th, 2016
James Lynch

Jose Aldo says he’s fighting Max Holloway at UFC 208 MMAFighting reported on Monday that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo says his next fight will be against Max Holloway at UFC 208. Aldo (26-2) is coming off a unanimous-decision win over Frankie Edgar at UFC 200 back in July and subsequently claimed the interim featherweight…

November 18th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Conor McGregor set a record last weekend (November 12, 2016) at UFC 205 when he became the first man to simultaneously hold championships in multiple weight classes, winning the featherweight strap from Jose Aldo last year at UFC 194 and most recently defeating Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight belt on Saturday night. So the big question…

September 29th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Aldo Wants Out While much of the MMA world was celebrating that Conor McGregor will take on Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 this November, a certain interim UFC featherweight champion was extremely upset. Jose Aldo, the man who McGregor defeated for the UFC featherweight title last December, who beat Frankie Edgar at UFC 100, was…

July 9th, 2016
James Lynch

In a regular feature on MMAOddsBreaker I asked other professional MMA fighters who they think would win in Saturdays UFC 200 vacant featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar. I spoke to the following fighters. Charles Rosa – UFC featherweight – 00:00:09 Grant Dawson – Victory FC featherweight – 00:01:01 Sabah Fadai – Canadian…

July 7th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Unfortunately recorded just hours prior to Jon Jones being pulled from the main event of UFC 200, this episode of the MMA Analysis still covers the rest of what remains a spectacular card. Jay, Brad, and New Shaun break down the remaining fights on UFC 200, and even the now-defunct Jones-Cormier rematch (spoiler alert, they…

July 3rd, 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 UFC 200 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free to everyone…

March 31st, 2016
James Lynch

McGregor vs. Diaz II headlines UFC 200; Aldo vs. Edgar II booked for interim featherweight title UFC officials confirmed Wednesday evening that Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II will headline UFC 200 in July in a welterweight affair.  In addition the promotion announced that Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar will fight for an interim 145-pound belt. McGregor (19-3) is…

February 24th, 2016
James Lynch

Nate Diaz replaces Rafael Dos Anjos against Conor McGregor at UFC 196 UFC President Dana White made the announcement Tuesday night on ESPN’s “SportsCenter.” that former UFC title challenger Nate Diaz will replace Rafael Dos Anjos against Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Dos Anjos had to pull out of the matchup yesterday due to a broken…

December 21st, 2015
James Lynch

Weight Management Specialist Lou Giordano gives his thoughts on the recent death of ONE Championship’s Yang Jian Bing due to his weight cut last Friday during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Lou also discusses about a variety of other topics including – His client Aljamain Sterling’s recent win – His client Johny Hendricks’ next fight against Stephen…

December 14th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC194: Conor McGregor knocks out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds UFC 194: Luke Rockhold becomes the new UFC middleweight champion UFC 194: Yoel Romero vs. Ronaldo Souza video highlights UFC 194: Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Saenz video highlights   UFC 196 adds Hendricks vs. Thompson and more On Saturday night, the UFC announced a number…

December 13th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Perhaps the biggest and best UFC card ever on paper, UFC 194 turned in a bit of everything. Some great performances, some shocking performances, and a few duds as well. In the end, however it didn’t matter what happened at the beginning of the night, or even through the first four fights of the main…

December 12th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Chael Sonnen about a variety of topics including tonight’s (December 12, 2015) main event between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim champ Conor McGregor. The former three-time UFC title challenger has a unique perspective on pre-fight trash talk and he has an interesting take on what he’s been hearing…

December 11th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas was featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 194 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker joined Peter Loshak in searching out value for all five main card fights. UFC Featherweight Title Bout Jose Aldo (c) vs Conor McGregor (ic) UFC Middleweight Title Bout Chris Weidman (c) vs Luke Rockhold UFC Middleweight Bout Jacare Souza vs Yoel…

December 11th, 2015
Matty

Q & Anik is an article featured exclusively at MMAOddsBreaker.com that goes five rounds with UFC commentator Jon Anik offering his betting tips and picks on some of the biggest UFC cards of the year. 1st Round Q: The biggest UFC card of the year features the biggest fight of the year, as we finally get to see featherweight…

December 11th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC 194: “Aldo vs McGregor” takes place today (Friday, December 11, 2015) from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 6:00 pm ET. The event is headlined by a featherweight title bout between champion Jose Aldo and interim…

December 10th, 2015
James Lynch

Titan FC 36 event on Dec. 18th cancelled Shocking news came out yesterday evening that Titan FC 36, headlined by Tim Elliott taking on Pedro Nobre for the flyweight title, had been cancelled. Titan FC first made the announcement on Twitter. Unfortunately we have had to cancel #TitanFC36 on #December18. We will be releasing a statement shortly. Look…

December 9th, 2015
James Lynch

Team-mate says Jose Aldo could retire after UFC 194 Ahead of the biggest fight in UFC featherweight history Saturday, champion Jose Aldo may be calling it quits regardless of the outcome. Aldo’s teammate, former K-1 Max champion Andy Souwer believes Aldo could hang up the gloves as he revealed in an interview with MMAPlusTV below.   Aldo (25-1) hasn’t lost a…

December 6th, 2015
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 and Kountermove. Our UFC 194 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

December 6th, 2015
Mike James

The much anticipated fight between longtime UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo and newly crowned UFC Interim Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor will finally go down this Saturday night. The two were supposed to fight in July, but Aldo had to pull out of the fight due to a rib injury he sustained in training. McGregor fought Chad…

December 4th, 2015
James Lynch

Dana White says Ronda Rousey will fight Holly Holm next  UFC president Dana White mentioned on ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike Thursday that newly crowned women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm make her first title defence in a rematch against Ronda Rousey. “I think that if we didn’t make the rematch, me and Lorenzo [Fertitta] should probably lose…

December 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be live and on Pay Per View from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV on December 12, 2016 with UFC 194: Aldo vs McGregor. The stacked 12-fight card will kick off with Fight Pass prelims at 7pm ET and preliminary action will continue at 8pm ET…

December 3rd, 2015
James Lynch

UFC 194 Conference Call Here’s yesterdays UFC 194 Conference Call (via Submission Radio) featuring UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, and Luke Rockhold. UFC 194 takes place Dec. 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.   Conor McGregor signs endorsement deal…

September 3rd, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Conor McGregor was at it again last night. This time, in an appearance on UFC Tonight alongside Urijah Faber that was intended to hype the next season of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ the conversation instead centered around the Irish interim champion. McGregor announced that after he beats someone named “Hosay” Aldo that he will move up…

September 1st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

About 10 minutes before this article was to be posted, the news officially broke that Fedor Emelianenko, the greatest heavyweight to ever compete in MMA, will be joining the UFC. Rumors are out there that Emelianenko may make his UFC debut at UFC 193 in Australia, in an effort to help Ronda Rousey and Holly…

August 11th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The 24/7 MMA news cycle never stops, and that was the case today as a fight was announced just an hour ago due to an injury for the upcoming UFC Saskatoon card next weekend. Here are the latest UFC fight announcements: Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor, UFC 194 Sorry Dallas, but UFC 194 will be…

July 13th, 2015
Adam Martin.

It’s official: Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber are your TUF 22 coaches. UFC president Dana White announced during the TUF 21 Finale that McGregor will take on Faber as the head coaches of TUF 22: U.S.A. vs. Europe. McGregor will head a team of eight European fighters while Faber will lead eight American fighters to…

July 1st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes and Kountermove. Our UFC 189 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is…

July 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

The most-anticipated fight in the UFC is no more. UFC president Dana White confirmed on Tuesday evening that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who has a rib injury, is officially out of his UFC 189 fight opposite Conor McGregor. In his place against the Irishman will be Chad Mendes, who will take on McGregor July…

June 30th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

There has been some doubt as to whether or not Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight Champion will be able to defend his crown at UFC 189 due to a reported rib injury, so the promotion will be flying in Chad Mendes as a back-up plan to fight Conor McGregor should something happen. Just in case,…

June 28th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 111 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First we welcome UFC welterweight Tim Means who takes on Matt Brown on July 11th at UFC 189.  Then we welcome MMAJunkie’s Showdown Joe to talk about his career in the MMA industry. Finally we welcome journalist…

June 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Although it seemed as late as Wednesday night that the featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor was in jeopardy, the show will go on, and the interest in UFC 189 has never been higher. There is so much that has already been said about this fight, and it will continue to garner…

June 9th, 2015
Gabe Killian

In an interview with Portal do Vale Tudo, former UFC Bantamweight Champion Renan Barao opened up about feeling pressured into his title defense against TJ Dillashaw, which he lost via knockout in the fifth and final round of action. Barao admitted that at the time, he was nowhere near ready for another fight. “I was…

April 7th, 2015
Brad Wharton

It was a UFC journey like no other; starting in Brazil, traveling north through America and culminating in Dublin, MMA’s Emerald City. It was – if you believe the words of a brash young Irishman – a metaphor for a journey to be travelled later this year, as a few pounds of gleaming metal and…

March 29th, 2015
Gabe Killian

Making his rounds on the UFC 189 World Tour, featherweight title challenger Conor McGregor stopped by FOX Sports’ The Fighter and The Kid podcast, which is co-hosted by comedian Bryan Callen and professional mixed martial artist Brendan Schaub. During the interview, “The Notorious” revealed that at the time he got the call from the UFC,…

January 18th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

With his victory at UFC Fight Night 59, Conor Mcgregor clinched a featherweight title shot against reigning champion Jose Aldo. While the date and venue haven’t been confirmed as of yet, this bout was already the most anticipated 145lb fight to take place in the UFC even before McGregor knocked out Dennis Siver in Boston….

January 2nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

Conor McGregor is officially one win away from a UFC title shot. UFC president Dana White confirmed to reporters prior to UFC 182 that McGregor, the hyped-up featherweight from Ireland, will receive the next crack at UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo should he get by Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 59, which takes place…

October 28th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Figh179 was live from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this past Saturday night (October 25, 2014)) with an uneventful night of fights, though wrapping up the show was a headliner for the ages. After the event concluded, the promotion awarded $50,000 to two fighters for ‘Performance of the Night’ and two fighters for ‘Fight of…

October 27th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 179 was live from Rio de Janeiro this past Saturday (October 25, 2014) night with 12 scheduled bouts. It was a somewhat uneventful night of scraps that lead up to an incredible main event which saved the show. With the Rio de Janeiro night in our rear view, let’s take a look at some…

October 27th, 2014
Jay Primetown

TheMMA-Analysis co-host Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. #5 When Is It Time? – Flyweight Scott Jorgensen entered last night’s bout having lost five of his last seven fights including two of three at flyweight. Many suspected the three-time PAC 10…

October 26th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 76, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC President Jeff Aronson back on the show to talk about Titan FC 31 on Halloween night. Then  Tom DeBlass joins the program to talk about his upcoming fight at Bellator 131 against King Mo on November 15th.  The Big Three 1)  How did you score Aldo/Mendes? What’s…

October 26th, 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 were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC 179. Surprises Fabio Maldonado — Anyone who follows me knows I am a huge fan of Fabio Maldonado, but…

October 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 179 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Phil Davis wins by decision (+325) In a lightweight heavyweight matchup, Phil Davis was…

October 26th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Last night was one of the worst UFC cards not just in recent memory, but of all time… until suddenly it wasn’t. UFC 179 will not be remembered for its lackluster preliminary bouts, nor its yawn-inducing undercard. Instead, once Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes entered the cage for their rematch, they put on the type…

October 26th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC 179 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 can have…

October 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 179 took place tonight live from Ginásio do Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and the card overall was pretty exciting as there were a number of slick finishes and a few standout performances that were of merit. Overall from a betting perspective, eight favorites and two underdogs won, while one fight closed as a…

October 25th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this week as UFC 179 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down tonight (October 25, 2014) from the Scotiabank Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and features a huge featherweight title showdown between champion…

October 25th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

All those who have complained about oversaturation in the UFC in recent years have had their mettle tested over the past couple of weeks, with no UFC card since October 4th. Comments about missing the UFC, and anticipating fights once again have become louder especially in light of some lacklustre offerings from Bellator recently. That…