Maximo Blanco

September 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Chas Skelly (15-2) discusses his upcoming fight with Maximo Blanco (12-7-1) at UFC Fight Night 94 on September 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Chas also talks about moving to Florida to train with the Blackzilians, what went wrong in his fight with Darren Elkins and his prediction for the Texas…

January 5th, 2016
James Lynch

RFA champion Luke Sanders fights Maximo Blanco at UFC Fight Night 81 Last week it was Joey Gomez, this week Luke Sanders is the newest member of the UFC roster as he fills in to fight Maximo Blanco. Sanders (10-0) replaces Dennis Bermudez who had to bow out due to injury and also moves up to…

December 7th, 2015
James Lynch

Staph infection knocks out Dennis Bermudez from UFC Fight Night 81  MMAFighting.com reports that TUF 14 finalist Dennis Bermudez has been forced to withdraw from his matchup with Maximo Blanco at UFC Fight Night 81 due to a staph infection. The 28-year old is coming off back to back losses against Ricardo Lamas and Jeremy Stephens….

November 24th, 2015
James Lynch

In your Tuesday edition of MMA Odds and Ends we’ve got an interesting matchup booked in the featherweight division, a report about a mega rematch in the middleweight division, Cyborg’s next fight and the show that just keeps on giving – The Ultimate Fighter – announced their details for Season 23 tryouts.   Dennis Bermudez…

June 2nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two new featherweight matchups have been announced for upcoming UFC cards. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each. Levan Makashvili vs. Hacran Dias, UFC Fight Night 70 Due to an injury to Chas Skelly, Levan Maskashvili has agreed to replace him and will now take on Hacran Dias at UFC Fight Night 70,…

September 18th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another freeroll for MMAOddsBreaker.com readers. If you’re not familiar with how the site works, here’s a brief snippet from the site owners, themselves. Kountermove brings the traditional fantasy format to MMA. Accumulation of points and a salary cap make fantasy MMA more intriguing than…

September 18th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening preliminary card bout at UFC Fight Night 52 is a three-round featherweight matchup between Maximo Blanco and Daniel Hooker. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Blanco is a -180 favorite (bet $180 to win $100) while Hooker is a +150 underdog (bet $100 to win $150). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened…

May 30th, 2014
Jason Nawara

In what will be the first of two shows tomorrow (May 31, 2014), we have UFC Fight Night 41: Munoz vs. Mousasi. It’s the first time the UFC has been to Germany in four years, but unfortunately, it’s a Fight Pass show, so while the main event is strong, the prelims are filled with only…

May 30th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another freeroll for MMAOddsBreaker.com readers. If you’re not familiar with how the site works, here’s a brief snippet from the site owners, themselves. Kountermove brings the traditional fantasy format to MMA. Accumulation of points and a salary cap make fantasy MMA more intriguing than…

May 28th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 41 Date: May 31, 2014 Arena: O2 World Berlin City: Berlin, Germany Featherweight bout: Andy Ogle (+170) vs Maximo Blanco (-215) Fight Breakdown: It’s going to be a loser goes home match-up for a pair of 145-pounders at UFC Fight Night 41, when the Brit, Andy “Little Axe” Ogle takes on the…

April 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued to announce new matchups over the last 24 hours or so, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Andy Ogle vs. Maximo Blanco, UFC Fight Night 41 Featherweights Andy Ogle and Maximo Blanco will square off at UFC Fight Night 41 in Berlin…

February 12th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 36 Date: February 15, 2014 Arena: Arena Jaragua City: Jaragua do Sul, Brazil Featherweight bout: Felipe Arantes (-105) vs Maximo Blanco (-115) Fight Breakdown: A preliminary bout which will be featured on UFC Fight Pass is a featherweight contest between a Brazilian and a Venezuelan, when Brazil’s own Felipe Arantes takes on…

January 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

Three new UFC matches were announced yesterday, including the main event of the upcoming TUF China card, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my initial thoughts on all three bouts. Dong Hyun Kim vs. John Hathaway, TUF China Finale The main event of the TUF China Finale, which is set for March…

November 30th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The TUF 18 Finale takes place tonight live from Las Vegas, NV, and as always bettors have been given a fight card that could make them a lot of money if they predict the fights correctly. Specifically, prop bets, which give some really juicy odds on a number of possible outcomes. I’ve combed through the…

November 27th, 2013
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale Date: November 30, 2013 Arena: Mandalay Bay Events Center City: Las Vegas, N.V. Featherweight bout: Akira Corassani (+145) vs Maximo Blanco (-165) Fight Breakdown: The TUF 18 finale on FOX Sports 1 will feature a scrap between TUF season 14’s Akira Corassani and Venezuela’s Maximo Blanco. Corassani is currently the…

November 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

One of the preliminary bouts at the TUF 18 Finale that is flying under the radar is a featherweight matchup between Maximo “Maxi” Blanco and Akira Corassani. The current betting line for the match at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Blanco as a -165 betting favorite (bet $165 to win $100), while Corassani is a +145 dog (bet…

September 30th, 2013
Adam Martin.

As per usual, a number of new UFC matchups were announced over the weekend, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all the upcoming bouts. John Moraga vs. Darren Uyenoyama, UFC on FOX 9 The UFC felt like making the upcoming UFC on FOX 9 card more stacked, so they…