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April 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Lyoto Machida admits use of banned substance, UFC on FOX 19 rematch with Dan Henderson scrapped The rematch between Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson has been pulled from UFC on FOX 19 this Saturday due to the Brazillian admitting to taking a banned substance.  The UFC released an official statement. “The UFC organization was made aware today…

February 5th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 82 lightweight KJ Noons as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card main event this Saturday night (February 6, 2016) against Josh Burkman at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented former boxer thinks many people might be taking his athleticism for granted as he enters…

May 30th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC 186. 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. Carlos Condit vs. Martin Kampmann – UFC Fight Night 27 Upcoming Bout: Carlos Condit…

May 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 67 is a three-round welterweight bout between Alex Oliveira and KJ Noons. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Oliveira is a -130 favorite (bet $130 to win $100) while Noons is a +110 underdog (bet $100 to win $110). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

May 20th, 2015
Adam Martin.

For Wednesday’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my thoughts on the latest fight announcements in the UFC world. KJ Noons vs. Alex Oliveira, UFC Fight Night 67 Yan Cabral is injured and out of his UFC Fight Night 67 fight against KJ Noons, and now the UFC has called upon Alex Oliveira to fill…

March 20th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Another striker vs. grappler matchup has been booked for an upcoming fight night card. The UFC has added a lightweight matchup between KJ Noons and Yan Cabral to UFC Fight Night 67, which takes place May 30 at Goiania Arena in Goiania, Brazil. The lineup for this fight card hasn’t been revealed yet, but it’s…

December 11th, 2014
Gabe Killian

TUF 20 Finale Date: December 12, 2014 Arena: The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale will be live from Las Vegas this Friday night (Dec. 12, 2014) with 11 scheduled bouts, and the action will be live on FOX Sports 1, time yet to be determined….

December 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of the TUF 20 Finale is a three-round featherweight bout between Jeremy Stephens and Charles Oliveira. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Stephens is a -125 favorite (bet $125 to win $100) while Oliveira is a -105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up…

December 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released the full main card betting odds for the TUF 20 Finale at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a preview of the nine bouts announced so far. Jeremy Stephens vs. Charles Oliveira Stephens opened at -125, Oliveira -115. Stephens is now -135 with the comeback on Oliveira -105. I really like Oliveira in this fight and think…

October 10th, 2014
Adam Martin.

“The Preacher’s Daughter” has finally arrived in the Octagon. Holly Holm’s UFC debut is finally official, as the former women’s world boxing champion will make her Octagon debut at UFC 181 when she takes on Raquel Pennington in a three-round women’s bantamweight contest. The event takes place December 6 at Mandalay Bay Events Center in…

April 20th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 49 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Bloody Elbow’s Karim Zidan (@ZidanSports) to recap all the action this week in combat sports. As well MFC President Mark Pavelich (@MarkPavelich) previews MFC 40 and has an interesting take on his fighter contracts. Finally RFA matchmaker Scott Cutbirth (@RFACutbirth) closes out the…

April 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 the TUF Nations Finale. Surprises Patrick Cote — In a battle of TUF coaches, Patrick Cote defeated Kyle Noke via unanimous decision in…

April 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 TUF Nations Finale prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Tim Kennedy wins by five-round decision (+400)/Kennedy wins by unanimous decision (+575)…

April 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The TUF Nations Finale took place tonight in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, and the show overall was entertaining as it provided a number of fun finishes plus a few surprising upsets. Overall, nine favorites won while three dogs cashed and one fight closed as a Pick ’em. Here’s a betting recap for the TUF Nations…

April 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The TUF Nations Finale goes down this afternoon in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ve combed through the list of props available at 5Dimes Sportsbook and have selected five which I think will hit. By the way, I selected five prop bets last week for UFC Fight Night 39 and…

April 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of the TUF Nations Finale is a three-round welterweight bout between Kyle “KO” Noke and Patrick “The Predator” Cote. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Noke as a -120 favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while Cote is a +100 underdog (bet $100 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

April 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of the TUF Nations Finale is a five-round middleweight bout between Michael “The Count” Bisping and Tim Kennedy. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Bisping as a -175 favorite (bet $175 to win $100) while Kennedy is a +155 underdog (bet $100 to win $155). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas…

April 15th, 2014
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale Date: April 16, 2014 Arena: Colisee Pepsi City: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada These are my parlays for the TUF Nations Finale… Women’s bantamweight bout: Leslie Smith (+180) vs Sarah Kaufman (-240) Gabe’s Prediction: Sarah Kaufman last saw action at UFC 166 last October, losing a split decision to Jessica “Evil”…

April 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of the TUF Nations preliminary card is a three-round welterweight bout between Sam “Hands of Stone” Stout and KJ “King” Noons. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Stout as a -115 favorite (bet $115 to win $100) while Noons is a- 105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100). MMA…

October 18th, 2013
Adam Martin.

5Dimes Sportsbook has opened up a number of interesting prop bets for the UFC 166 card, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ve decided to recommend five that I think have a good chance of cashing. Without further ado, here they are. Tim Boetsch/CB Dollaway Doesn’t Go The Distance (-140) In the main event of…

August 8th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today added a featherweight bout between Charles Oliveira and Estevan Payan to the upcoming UFC 166 card, according to a report from Jeremy Botter of The Houston Chronicle. The bout will be added to the preliminary card of UFC 166, one of the most stacked events the UFC has offered up all year. The…

July 24th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Three barnburner type matchups have been added to UFC 166, making this, on paper, one of the most stacked cards of the year and one of the most stacked cards the UFC has put on in recent time. Last night, ESPN.com reported that a middleweight matchup between Tim Boetsch and Luke Rockhold will take place…

May 24th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I know a lot of people are going to disagree with me, but I believe KJ Noons has a very good chance at earning an upset victory over Donald Cerrone in his big show debut later this month at UFC 160. Hear me out first before you think I’m nuts. Yes, I know who Cerrone…

May 24th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 160: May 25, 2013 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Lightweight Contender Donald Cerrone (-275) Profile: Donald Cerrone (20-5) is a longtime WEC vet who has come close to earning gold around his waist on multiple occasions only to fall short. In the WEC, “Cowboy” was 0-3 in shots for the lightweight title, but he…

February 21st, 2013
Miguel

The UFC 160 card headlined by the Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva versus Cain Velasquez 2 UFC heavyweight title match on May 25th in Las Vegas, Nevada has added a match between lightweights KJ Noons and Donald ‘The Cowboy’ Cerrone. Both men are known as potent stand-up fighters, and both are coming off a loss in their…