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April 15th, 2019
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin recap UFC 236 and answer all of your questions for the next hour. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy. Check out their clothes at Amazon here  Watch today’s show below at YouTube.

December 8th, 2018
Staff

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. After 36 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

December 7th, 2018
Chris White

It has become a rarity these days in MMA where you get two fighters at their absolute best in their prime fighting for the gold. We as fans have an absolute treat this weekend that has not one but two title fights featuring four fighters at their peak form. The main event is for the…

December 7th, 2018
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look ahead to the main event of UFC 231 as Max Holloway takes on undefeated Brian Ortega in a highly anticipated featherweight title fight. Max Holloway (Record: 19-3, -120 Favorite,…

December 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 231 takes place Saturday, December 8 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the full opening odds for the card, and here they are. UFC 231 Opening Odds Max Holloway -140 Brian Ortega +100 Valentina Shevchenko -260 Joanna Jedrzejczyk +180 Gunnar Nelson -120 Alex Oliveira -120 Hakeem Dawodu -180…

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 24th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with top MMA manager Brian Butler, who’s client Max Holloway won the interim UFC featherweight title in the main event of UFC 206 last weekend.

December 20th, 2016
James Lynch

Louis Smolka (11-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Ray Borg (9-2) at UFC 207 on Dec. 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Louis also talks about the influence BJ Penn has had on his career, Max Holloway winning at UFC 206 and why he loves watching “Rick and Morty”

December 20th, 2016
Matty

I may not be the biggest fan of Ronda Rousey, but I am a fan nonetheless. If you know her story and dedication to the sport of MMA, it is very hard not to be, especially after reading Ramona Shelburne’s article about Rousey’s return to the Octagon following a hiatus of more than a year when…

December 13th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this past Saturday night (December 10, 2016) with UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis. The card produced arguably the most entertaining fight of the year, with 50 percent of bouts ending inside the distance. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for…

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…

December 12th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC 206: Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis full fight video highlights UFC 206: Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown full fight video highlights UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Max Holloway via MMAFighting  UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Donald Cerrone via MMAFighting  UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Cub Swanson via MMAFighting  UFC 206 Post Fight Press Conference: Kelvin…

December 11th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 186 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) Ian Parker (@ParkerCageHero) recap UFC Albany / UFC 206 and preview UFC on FOX 22 this weekend. WE NOW HAVE OFFICIAL “Parting Shot Podcast” T-SHIRTS! BUY THEM HERE –>  here SUBSCRIBE to us on iTunes! here SUBSCRIBE to us on Stitcher here “Like” our Facebook Page here….

December 10th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the featherweight matchup with Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis. Click below to see who picked who…. Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Chris Camozzi – UFC middleweight – 00:00:23 Josh Stansbury – UFC light heavyweight – 00:00:39 Jon Tuck – UFC lightweight – 00:00:53 Sean O’Connell – UFC light heavyweight – 00:01:25…

December 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 206: Holloway vs Pettis Date: December 10, 2016 Arena: Air Canada Centre City: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Interim-Featherweight title bout: Max Holloway (-240) vs Anthony Pettis (+200) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC 206 in Toronto will see Max “Blessed” Holloway take on Anthony “Showtime” Pettis in a battle scheduled for five rounds. It…

December 8th, 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 combination UFC 206 and UFC Fight Night 102 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to…

December 5th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

For the first time in over three years, the Octagon will return to Toronto, home to several of the most memorable moments in the history of the light heavyweight division. UFC 206 was also intended to showcase what was once the promotion’s premier division, but an injury to light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier forced his…

October 30th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 180  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap all the major news from this past week and preview UFC Fight Night 98 coming up this Saturday. The Big Three 1) With Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis added, is UFC 206 PPV worthy? 2) Thoughts Kayla Harrison / Shane Carwin signings? 3) Urijah…

October 27th, 2016
James Lynch

Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis, Mitch Gagnon vs. Matthew Lopez added to UFC 206 UFC officials announced Thursday that featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis will clash in the co-main event of UFC 206. In addition a bantamweight matchup between Canadian Mitch Gagnon and Matthew Lopez has also been added to the card, while Viviane Pereira…

April 21st, 2016
James Lynch

Dana White says Conor McGregor could still compete at UFC 200 in July After yesterday’s bombshell about Conor McGregor being pulled from UFC 200, Dana White joined Colin Cowherd Wednesday on “The Herd on Fox Sports 1”  to explain in further detail about his decision to remove the UFC featherweight champ from the marquee event in July. ”…

March 27th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC featherweight contender Max Holloway, who’s currently on an eight-fight winning streak and is ready to get cleared to compete again following a thumb injury after his most recent win over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 194.

December 26th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC featherweight Max Holloway, who defeated Jeremy Stephens via unanimous decision on the UFC 194 main card two weeks ago (December 12, 2015) in Las Vegas Nevada. The talented featherweight is now on a seven-fight winning streak, and he broke some news about an injury he has to get taken care…

December 11th, 2015
Mike James

Kicking off the stacked UFC 194 card will be a fantastic featherweight matchup between the fast rising Max Holloway and veteran Jeremy Stephens. Holloway has won his last seven contests over an increasing level of competition, while Stephens is coming off a huge flying knee knockout win over Dennis Bermudez in July.   Max Holloway…

December 11th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 194 Date: December 12, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Featherweight bout: Max Holloway (-550) vs Jeremy Stephens (+425) Fight Breakdown: Getting the action started for UFC 194’s main card on Pay Per View will be a barn-burner in the featherweight division between 24-year old Max “Blessed” Holloway and 29-year…

September 5th, 2015
James Lynch

All welterweight Zane Kamaka wanted was an opportunity and on September 19th he’ll finally get one. The scrappy Hawaiian makes his promotional debut at Titan FC 35 against undefeated prospect Belal Muhammad. The pair represent a class of prospects that Titan FC has been accumulating since president Jeff Aronson took over the promotion in 2013. Kamaka…

September 4th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

UFC 194 was already a fantastic card with three of the best, most intriguing bouts the organization could put together at the top of the event. The main event sees Jose Aldo defending his featherweight title against #1 contender Conor McGregor in perhaps the most hotly anticipated bout of the year. Joining that title fight…

August 24th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The Octagon made its first trip to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan last night, and despite an extremely anti-climatic end to the hotly anticipated main event, the card largely delivered more than expected. Charles Oliveira was forced to bow out of his bout with Max Holloway with an apparent neck injury, as the Brazilian was stretchered and braced…

August 23rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2015 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve added three new staff members to the our special picks chart this time around. After 28…

August 22nd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 74: “Holloway vs Oliveira” takes place today (Saturday, August 7, 2015) from the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. The event is headlined by a featherweight bout between former surging contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. UFC Fight Night 74 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC Fight Night 74 Weigh-in Results: …

August 20th, 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 Fight Night 74 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. –…

August 19th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This week, it almost seems as if the UFC knew there would be an MMA Analysis podcast. While friend of the MMA Analysis Chris Que Ladies Kelades was already booked to fight in Saskatoon, Joe Silva went out of his way to make sure Neil Magny-Medov Magny also made it onto the show. Listen in…

August 17th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 74 featherweight Max Holloway as he prepares for his upcoming main event this Sunday night (August 23, 2015) against Charles Oliveira at the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. The 23-year old is currently riding a six-fight win streak in the division, but his last loss, a…

August 17th, 2015
Mike James

The main event of Sunday night’s UFC Fight Night 74 is a terrific featherweight contest between #5 ranked Max “Blessed” Holloway and #7 ranked Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira. Both fighters come into this contest on long winning streaks and will attempt to make a strong impression on the rest of the featherweight division.   Max…

July 6th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira Date: August 23, 2015 Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada Venue: SaskTel Centre Broadcast: FS1 UFC Featherweight Contender Max Holloway One of the youngest and most talented fighters in the UFC, Max Holloway (13-3) is quickly emerging as a top contender in the UFC featherweight division. He’s been fighting in the UFC…

June 16th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Three new fights have been announced for upcoming UFC cards. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each fight. Iuri Alcantara vs. Leandro Issa, UFC 190 A bantamweight contest between Iuri Alcantara and Leandro Issa has been added to UFC 190, which goes down August 1 at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil….

April 19th, 2015
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 On FOX 15. Surprises Max Holloway — I figured Max Holloway vs. Cub Swanson would be a close fight, but…

April 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

My latest column at MMAOddsbreaker.com is my Rating the Card article, where I will take a look back at all the major MMA events and recap the event and then give my overall score of the card. For this instalment of the column, we will look at UFC On FOX 15. The first fight of the Fight Pass prelims…

April 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here’s five crazy UFC On FOX 15 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Max Holloway wins by submission (+915)/Holloway wins in round 3 (+1700)…

April 19th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Saturday night’s UFC on Fox 15 from the Prudential Center played host to three of the top five middleweight fighters in the world, and there were a pair of performances worthy of that standing. While Chris Weidman is scheduled to defend his 185lb title against Vitor Belfort in a little over a month, both Luke…

February 16th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 15 is officially stacked. Immediately following Max Holloway’s victory over Cole Miller this past Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 60, UFC broadcaster Jon Anik revealed in Holloway’s post-fight interview that his next opponent will be none other than Cub Swanson, and the two featherweights will clash at UFC on FOX 15,…

February 15th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 92 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome UFC lightweight James Krause to talk about his upcoming fight with Valmir Lazaro at UFC 184 on Feb. 28th. Then BloodyElbow.com Associate Editor Karim Zidan is back on the show to talk about all the big MMA news…

February 11th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 60 featherweight Max Holloway about his upcoming  co-main event bout Saturday night (Feb. 14, 2015) against Cole Miller at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. The talented 23-year old expects a very tough challenge against Miller, and it’s not just Miller’s vaunted Brazilian jiu-jitsu game he’s keeping…

February 3rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 60 is a three-round featherweight bout between Max Holloway and Cole Miller. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Holloway is a -325 favorite (bet $325 to win $100) while Miller is a +250 underdog (bet $100 to win $250). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Holloway…

January 31st, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The UFC was always going to have some trouble drawing their primarily male audience for a card taking place on Valentine’s Day, but the event took a big hit when main eventer Stephen Thompson dropped out of his bout with Brandon Thatch. That was the only line released for the bout, and now Thatch will…

November 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC is headed to 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado, on February 14, and the first three fights have been announced for the card. Here they are below: Max Holloway vs. Cole Miller The winner of four straight fights, young Max Holloway puts his winning streak on the line when he meets Cole Miller at…

October 6th, 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 Fight Night 53. Surprises Mike Wilkinson — No one was giving Mike Wilkinson a shot but the Brit didn’t…

October 5th, 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 53 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Rick Story wins by decision (+500)/Story wins by split or majority decision…

October 4th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 53 Date: October 4, 2014 Arena: Ericsson Globe Arena City: Stockholm, Sweden Featherweight bout: Akira Corassani (+500) vs Max “Blessed” Holloway (-700) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event for UFC Fight Night 54 in Sweden will be a featherweight contest between a pair of talented strikers, and action is expected when Sweden’s own…

October 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 53 is a five-round welterweight bout between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Nelson is a -330 favorite (bet $330 to win $100) while Story is a +270 underdog (bet $100 to win $270). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Nelson at…

October 2nd, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 53 is a three-round featherweight out between Niklas Backstrom and Mike Wilkinson. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Backstrom is a -700 favorite (bet $700 to win $100) while Wilkinson is a +500 underdog (bet $100 to win $500). MMA linesetter Nick…

October 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 53 is a three-round featherweight out between Max Holloway and Akira Corassani. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Holloway is a -650 favorite (bet $650 to win $100) while Corassani is a +475 underdog (bet $100 to win $475). MMA linesetter Nick…

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