Marcos Galvao

March 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II Date: March 31, 2017 Arena: Allstate Arena City: Rosemont, IL Bellator Fighting Championship (Bellator FC) heads to Rosemont, IL outside Chicago this Friday (March 31, 2017) for Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II. The five-fight main card is set to kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Spike…

March 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II Date: March 31, 2017 Arena: Allstate Arena City: Rosemont, IL Bellator Fighting Championship (Bellator FC) heads to Rosemont, IL outside Chicago this Friday (March 31, 2017) for Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II. The five-fight main card is set to kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Spike…

March 29th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

After a brief lull in MMA, things start to pick up this weekend as Bellator returns with a high profile main event on Friday night (March 31, 2017). Once one of the biggest stars in the sport, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson doesn’t possess the profile that he once had. A prolonged legal battle between Bellator and…

November 30th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 166 bantamweight LC Davis in advance of his bout against Marcos Galvao this Friday (December 2, 2016) at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. Davis talks about fighting Joe Warren with a torn ACL and Thanksgiving dinner: “(The knee injury) was kind of like a wake-up call. It lets you know that we’re…

November 1st, 2016
James Lynch

Joe Soto replaces Guido Cannetti against Marco Beltran at UFC Fight Night 98 With Guido Cannetti being removed from this card due to a potential USADA violation, UFC officials announced Monday that former title challenger Joe Soto will now face Marco Beltran this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 98. Soto (16-5) earned his first UFC…

June 15th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

After this Friday, Bellator may finally have the opportunity to move forward in their bantamweight division. The organization’s 135lb title hasn’t been defended since March 2015 because the main event of Bellator 156 has already fallen apart on two occasions. Champion Marcos Galvao is once again set to square off with his former protege Eduardo…

March 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Marcos Galvao vs. Eduardo Dantas 135lb title rematch headlines Bellator 156 Bellator officials announced Tuesday that Marcos Galvao vs. Eduardo Dantas will headline Bellator 156 on June 17th, Galvao (17-6-1) hasn’t lost a fight since their first encounter at Bellator 89 in 2013. The 34-year old went on to win four straight fights including a…

February 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Marcos Galvao vs. Eduardo Dantas championship rematch pulled from Bellator 150  Bellator officials Thursday announced that bantamweight champion Marcos Galvao suffered an illness and was removed from Bellator 150’s main event. Because of the short notice, his opponent Eduardo Dantas was also pulled from the card. Instead a heavyweight matchup between Cheick Kongo and Vinicius Queiroz has been promoted…

February 24th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

After what was one of the most memorable (not necessarily for the best reasons) Bellator cards of all time, the promotion tries to get back to the real fights. Marcos Galvao defending his bantamweight title against Eduardo Dantas (in a rematch of their 2013 bout that Dantas won by KO) is far better than anything…

March 26th, 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…

March 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

While there is no UFC event this coming weekend, MMA fans will still have plenty to watch on both Friday and Saturday evening, as Bellator and WSOF both have card headlined by solid title fights. The action will kick off on Friday with Bellator 135, where Joe Warren defends his bantamweight title against a familiar…

March 22nd, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 97 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome a pair of Bellator fighters both training out of Factory X in Colorad. First up, Bellator bantamweight champion Joe Warren joins us to discuss his rematch against Marcos Galvao this Friday at Bellator 135. Then middleweight fighter Brian “The…

May 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

Bellator 118 took place tonight at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ, and the event overall was exciting as it provided a number of high-level finishes for the fans’ delight. Of the five bouts on the card with betting lines available, all five favorites cashed out. Here’s a betting recap for Bellator 118 based…

May 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

A light heavyweight tournament quarterfinal at Bellator 118 features Liam McGeary vs. “Crazy” Mike Mucitelli. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists McGeary as a -230 favorite (bet $230 to win $100) while Mucitelli is a +190 underdog (bet $100 to win $190). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas originally opened up McGeary at -210…

May 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

A bantamweight feature fight at Bellator 118 features Marcos “Loro” Galvao against Thomas “The Die Hard Kidd” Vasquez. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Galvao as a -610 favorite (bet $610 to win $100) while Vasquez is a +425 underdog (bet $100 to win $425). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas originally opened up…

November 15th, 2013
Brian Hemminger

Bellator 108 is in the books, as a new Heavyweight Champion and featherweight number one contender were crowned. The event also featured the heavily anticipated debut of Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. Overall, the underdogs had no chance as all five favorites pulled through in very entertaining and dominant fashion. Here’s a betting recap for Bellator 108 based…

February 14th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The Bellator season eight middleweight tournament quarterfinals took place tonight at Bellator 89, along with a main event matchup with the Bellator World Bantamweight Title on the line. Overall two favorites cashed, while three underdogs came through. Here’s a betting recap for the event based on closing MMA odds: BELLATOR BETTING FAVORITES THAT WON In the main…

February 14th, 2013
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas today officially opened up the MMA odds for Thursday’s Bellator 89 event through 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here are the opening odds for Bellator 89. ————- Marcos Galvao +165 Eduardo Dantas -215 (For Bellator World Bantamweight Championship) ————- Dan Cramer +220 Brian Rogers -300 ————- Norman Paraisy +185 Brett Cooper -265 ————- Doug Marshall +200 Andreas…

February 14th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Bellator 89 The Bojangles’ Coliseum, Charlotte, NC Thursday, February 14, 2013 Bantamweight Title Fight: Eduardo Dantas (215) vs. Marcos Galvao (+165) Fight Breakdown: Bellator World Bantamweight Champion Eduardo Dantas puts his title on the line for the first time when he takes on Bellator Bantamweight Tournament winner Marcos Galvao. Dantas opened as a -215 favorite…

August 31st, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opens odds on this Bellator 79 Eduardo Dantas vs. Marcos Galvao Bantamweight Title bout

August 24th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Professional MMA Bettor Luca Fury breaks down the Bellator 73 Luis Nogueira vs Marcos Galvao match up. Before you make your Bellator 73 betting decisions, get extra insight and angles on this bout from a true professional MMA bettor. Find all of your Bellator 73 betting information right here at MMAOddsbreaker.