Lorenz Larkin

January 3rd, 2019
Adam Martin.

Bellator has announced a couple of big fights for upcoming fight cards, and I’ll give my thoughts on these new matchups in today’s MMA odds and ends. Juan Archuleta vs. Ricky Bandejas, Bellator 214 Featherweight contender Juan Archuleta has decided to drop down to bantamweight and he’ll take on top prospect Ricky Bandejas at Bellator…

August 18th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 202 Date: August 20, 2016 Arena: T-Mobile Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Welterweight bout: Neil Magny (-140) vs Lorenz Larkin (+120) Fight Breakdown: The featured bout for the UFC 202 Fight Pass prelims will be a welterweight contest between TUF 16 veteran Neil Magny and former Strikeforce middleweight champion Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin, with…

August 10th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The Conor McGregor show rolls into town in a week and a half (August 20, 2016) for UFC 202 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Irishman’s highly-anticipated rematch against Nate Diaz will headline the card. The odds for that bout were released this past June, and early action has come in on both sides, although with…

May 25th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 88 Date: May 29, 2016 Arena: Mandalay Bay Evens Center City: Las Vegas, NV Welterweight bout: Jorge Masvidal (+120) vs Lorenz Larkin (-140) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 88 main card on FOX Sports 1 will be featuring a welterweight showdown that is sure to produce fireworks! Action is expected when…

December 30th, 2015
Mike James

The main card of UFC 195 features a terrific welterweight matchup between rising strikers Albert “Einstein” Tumenov and Lorenz “Da Monsoon” Larkin. Tumenov was last seen dispatching Alan Jouban in brutal fashion at UFC 192 in October, while Larkin enters this contest on the heels of back-to-back knockout wins.   Albert Tumenov (16-2 MMA, 4-1…

June 28th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Saturday night saw the UFC take their efforts back to Florida for a card that went through as many changes as any in recent memory. The event was originally supposed to be held in Brazil, then was to feature fighters from TUF Brazil 4, then just became an amalgamation of random Brazilians, and whatever Floridians…

June 25th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 70 is a three-round welterweight bout between Lorenz Larkin and Santiago Ponzinibbio. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Larkin is a -230 favorite (bet $230 to win $100) while Ponzinibbio is a +190 underdog (bet $100 to win $190). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Larkin…

April 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were booked over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on them. Lorenz Larkin vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio, TUF Brazil 4 Finale A welterweight bout between Lorenz Larkin and Santiago Ponzinibbio is the latest addition to the TUF Brazil 4 Finale, which is set…

January 11th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 59 is a three-round welterweight bout between Lorenz Larkin and John Howard. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Larkin is a -150 favorite (bet $150 to win $100) while Howard is a +130 underdog (bet $100 to win $130). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Howard…

January 7th, 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? When 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…

November 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced three new fights on Monday, and for Tuesday’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the bouts and give my thoughts on the new announcements. Tom Niinimaki vs. Rony Jason, UFC Fight Night 58 A featherweight bout between Ton Niinmaki and Rony Jason is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 58, which…

August 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 was live from the Sleep Train Arena from Sacramento, CA last night (August 30, 2014) for the second time in eight months, and with only eight scheduled bouts. With the fights now behind us, let’s take a look at which UFC 177 fighters we may no longer see compete inside the Octagon… ON…

August 28th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA Middleweight bout: Derek Brunson (-130) vs Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin (+110) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the UFC 177 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will be a middleweight bout between a pair of Strikeforce imports, as three-time All-American Derek Brunson takes on Lorenz…

June 9th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC over the weekend announced two new bouts for upcoming fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on both matchups. Derek Brunson vs. Lorenz Larkin, UFC 176 A middleweight bout between Derek Brunson and Lorenz Larkin has been added to this summer’s UFC 176 event, which takes place…

May 6th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 40 Date: May 10, 2014 Arena: US Bank Arena City: Cincinnati, OH Middleweight bout: Costa Philippou (+195) vs Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin (-235) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 40 will be a middleweight contest in the form of Constantinos Philippou vs Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin. Philippou is the…

March 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a few new key matchups over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all of them. Dustin Poirier vs. Akira Corassani, TUF Nations Finale The first fight I want to talk about is a featherweight fight between Dustin Poirier and Akira Corassani, which takes…

January 22nd, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 35 came and went, leaving me pondering potential match-ups for some of the losers of the evening… Alpetkin Ozkilic vs Dustin Ortiz – This is a pairing of flyweights who each came up short on the judges’ scorecards at UFC Fight Night 35. Ozkilic was upset by Hawaiian promotional newcomer Louis Smolka,…

January 12th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 35 Date: January 15, 2013 Arena: Arena at Gwinnett Center City: Duluth, GA Middleweight bout: Brad Tavares (+180) vs Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin (-220) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 35 is a middleweight contest between The Ultimate Fighter season 11’s Brad Tavares and Strikeforce import Lorenz “The Monsoon”…

January 11th, 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 betting knowledge: The Premium OddsCast. Our MMA betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for entire fight cards in two parts. – Part one is available for free to everyone early on…

January 9th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 35 is an exciting middleweight bout between emerging contenders Lorenz “Da Monsoon” Larkin and Brad Tavares. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook sees Larkin as a -210 betting favorite (bet $210 to win $100), while Tavares is a +175 underdog (bet $100 to win $175). MMA…

January 9th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 35 middleweight Brad Tavares as he prepares for his main card bout next Wednesday night (Jan. 15, 2013) against Lorenz Larkin at The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia. The Xtreme Couture fighter knows he’s in for a stern test against a very quick and…

November 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new fight bookings for the new years this past weekend, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all of them. Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins, UFC on FOX 10 The first new fight announcement the UFC made this weekend is a lightweight bout between…

November 6th, 2013
Gabe Killian

The UFC Fight for the Troops 3 preliminary card will be live on Facebook/YouTube, and then Fox Sports 1 starting at 3 p.m. ET later today (Nov. 6, 2013). You can bet on these and all fights at 5Dimes Sportsbooks. Here are some last minute free plays on the prelims: Bantamweight bout: Francisco Rivera (-130) vs…

August 23rd, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC 167 card continues to fill out with the addition of a high-profile welterweight matchup between Tyron Woodley and Josh Koscheck. This is a fight that will determine which welterweight still belongs in the top 15 of the division. This is a wrestler vs. wrestler matchup and although initially I lean Koscheck slightly due…

April 19th, 2013
Jason Nawara

Live from San Jose is the absolutely stacked UFC on FOX 7 undercard. Surprisingly for an undercard, the FX broadcast has a potential title shot in the mix, along with some Strikeforce newcomers making their Octagon debuts. In the FX main event, Chad Mendes (13-1) is looking to make a case for another featherweight title…

September 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: November 3, 2012 Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Middelweight Title Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold (-450) Profile: Luke Rockhold (9-1) is riding a nine-fight winning streak since losing to Tony Rubalcava by TKO during his second Melee on the Mountain event back in 2007. All nine wins have been in Strikeforce, including…

September 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Hosts Nick Kalikas and Miguel Iturrate are joined by Lead MMA Writer Case Keefer from the Las Vegas Sun and Fight Analytics Specialist Reed Kuhn from Fightnomics.com to break odds on the upcoming UFC 155, Strikeforce Oklahoma City, and UFC on FX 6 MMA events.