michael bisping

August 2nd, 2017
Matty

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre (25-2) is set to return to the Octagon for the first time in nearly four years, and he will do so against middleweight champ Michael Bisping (30-7) in a superfight later in 2017 (*updated below), as announced by UFC president Dana White on ESPN. The Montreal native will be 36…

March 2nd, 2017
James Lynch

Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre middleweight title fight set, date/location TBA UFC president Dana White announced the news Wednesday on ESPN’s SportsCenter that Georges St-Pierre will fight middleweight champion Michael Bisping in a championship bout later this year. The date and location are to be announced at a later time. St-Pierre (25-2) has not fought since a split-decision victory over…

January 3rd, 2017
Matty

Khabib Nurmagomedov offers Tony Ferguson $200,000 to fight him So far in 2017, a few high-profile UFC fighters seem to be taking it into their own hands — and mouths — to try to make some blockbuster matchups happen even if the organization has yet to approve them. Nothing has been formally planned out past…

January 1st, 2017
Brad Taschuk

We had to wait until after UFC 207 for this one, as there were a couple of fighters still in consideration for the award who were competing on the UFC’s year-end card. Amanda Nunes put her stamp on an impressive 2016 with a first round stoppage of Ronda Rousey, while Cody Garbrandt completed his ascendence…

December 25th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Over the next few days, we here at MMAOddsBreaker.com will be revealing some of our picks for the best in MMA over 2016. Staff writers Jason Endres, Brian Hemminger, Gabe Killian, James Lynch, and Brad Taschuk all contributed their personal picks to come up with a consensus. With such a crazy year in the sport,…

December 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

On our 2016 Awards Show Special myself (@LynchOnSports) and Ian Parker (@ParkerCageHero) hand out hardware. 2016 Fighter of the Year JAMES Stipe Miocic – 3-0 in 2016, captured UFC heavyweight title. Honourable mention – Michael Bisping CARLIN Michael Bisping – 3-0 in 2016. Captured UFC middleweight title IAN Conor McGregor – 2-1 in 2016. Became first active…

October 10th, 2016
Matty

Count me in as one of the many who wished MMA legend Dan Henderson would have ended his career with a win and the middleweight title belt against Michael Bisping last Saturday night at UFC 204. But let’s be honest, how can anyone be too surprised by the result of the judges in Bisping’s hometown…

October 10th, 2016
Matty

UFC 204 Highlights: Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson   UFC 204 Highlights: Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort   UFC 204 Highlights: Stefan Struve vs. Daniel Omielanczuk   Dan Henderson Announces Retirement

October 9th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 177  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and guest co-host Andrew “The Clown Kid” Lawrence (@TheClownKid) combine for a joint “The Parting Shot Podcast” & “Before The Bald Man Speaks” edition of the show recapping UFC 204       WE NOW HAVE OFFICIAL “Parting Shot Podcast” T-SHIRTS! BUY THEM HERE –>  here SUBSCRIBE…

October 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC 204 middleweight title fight between champion Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson . Click below to see who picked who. Ian McCall – UFC flyweight – 00:00:09 John Howard – WSOF welterweight – 00:00:33 Belal Muhammad – UFC welterweight – 00:01:07 Grant Dawson – Victory FC featherweight – 00:01:25 Joey Gomez – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:45 Marques Jackson…

October 6th, 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 UFC 204 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week right…

October 5th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Manchester, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. (ET) and will…

October 5th, 2016
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 at the main event of UFC 204 as Michael Bisping defends his middleweight championship on his home turf against American Dan Henderson at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Michael…

October 5th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

It’s Vegas week for The MMA Analysis! If you’re in Sin City anytime from Thursday-Monday, you can meet up with the crew (sans KING Kevin Casey, as he had prior commitments), and help us feed our alcohol and degenerate gambling addictions. Saturday night in particular will be a treat, as some of the worst minds…

October 4th, 2016
Matty

When I first heard there was going to be a rematch between Michael Bisping (29-7) and Dan Henderson (32-14) for the middleweight title at UFC 204, I was extremely disappointed. Why would the organization give 46-year-old Hendo another title shot when he has gone 3-6 in his past nine fights? At the time, I also couldn’t believe…

October 4th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Event: UFC 204 – Bisping vs. Henderson 2 Date: October 8, 2016 Location: Manchester, England Venue: Manchester Arena Broadcast: Pay-Per-View UFC Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping After winning ‘The Ultimate Fighter 3’ as a light heavyweight, Michael Bisping led the charge for the UFC’s international expansion, particularly in the United Kingdom. Over his 10-year UFC career,…

October 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 176  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap all the action from UFC on Fight Night 96 and preview UFC 204. The Big Three  1) How did you score John Lineker vs. John Dodson? 2) Anything else stand out to you on the card? 3) Quick Picks: UFC 204   Fight…

August 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson officially headline UFC 204  UFC officials announced Monday that the rematch between UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson is official as they will headline UFC 204 on October 8 in Manchester, England. The Las Vegas based promotion also announced six other fights, the most notable include Vitor Belfort (25-12) vs. Gegard…

August 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) didn’t holding any events this weekend, so it was time to catch up on a few major fights taking place in the next few months. The biggest bout of all, the UFC 204 headliner rematch between Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson, will take place on Saturday, October 8th, in what is…

July 17th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC light heavyweight Gian Villante (14-7) talks about when he wants to return to the cage and a potential bout with Steve Bosse  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Gian also talks about his friendship with Stipe Miocic, Chris Weidman post-surgery and Dan Henderson getting a title shot.

July 2nd, 2016
Betting Bruiser

Going into the rematch against Luke Rockhold, not many people gave Michael Bisping a better chance of surviving than a snowball’s chance in hell. Oddsmakers around the world essentially gave Bisping less than a 15% chance of winning the championship, an opportunity he was given on short notice. Maybe Luke Rockhold made the same mistake…

June 11th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 88 and UFC 199 taking place the past two weekends, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMAOddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) has taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update. To access the full…

June 9th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

With no UFC upcoming this weekend, Jay, Brad, and New Shaun (Lance has been fired, and Old Sean is back on probation) were able to dive deep into UFC 199 to recap the most entertaining MMA event of 2016. Some of the big moments covered include Michael Bisping’s shocking win, Dan Henderson’s brutal KO, and…

June 4th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 199: Rockhold vs Bisping Date: June 4, 2016 Arena: The Forum City: Los Angeles, CA Middleweight title bout: Michael Bisping (+540) vs Luke Rockhold (-600) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC 199 in Los Angeles will be a middleweight title fight between defending champion Luke Rockhold and the challenger Michael Bisping, with Bisping…

June 2nd, 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 UFC 199 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free to everyone…

June 1st, 2016
Brad Taschuk

There are only three things missing from this week’s MMA Analysis: 1) Surrender 2) Retreat 3) Lance You won’t find any of those in our UFC 199 preview, as we’ve got the crew with us, so you know we mean business. We don’t spend much time on the top two fights — as each champion…

June 1st, 2016
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 at the main event of UFC 199 in Los Angeles, California as Luke Rockhold defends his middleweight title against England’s Michael Bisping.   Michael Bisping (Record: 28-7, +600 Underdog,…

May 31st, 2016
Brad Taschuk

The summer run of big fights continues in the Octagon this Saturday at UFC 199. We saw a title change hands at UFC 198 when Stipe Miocic upset heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, and a pair of challengers hope to replicate that feat this weekend. For challengers Michael Bisping and Urijah Faber, it would also mean…

May 20th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Event: UFC 199 Date: June 4th, 2016 Location: Inglewood, California Venue: The Forum Broadcast: Pay-Per-View UFC Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold (15-2) Entering the Octagon as an immediate contender, former Strikeforce middleweight champion Rockhold was matched up with Vitor Belfort for his UFC debut and he was stopped with a knockout of the year contender. An…

May 19th, 2016
James Lynch

Michael Bisping replaces Chris Weidman against Luke Rockhold at UFC 199   UFC President Dana White today announced Wednesday on ESPN Sportscenter that Michael Bisping has stepped in on short notice to face UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold at UFC 199. This comes after the news yesterday that Chris Weidman was forced to withdraw from the main…

March 21st, 2016
James Lynch

UR Fight Results UR Fight took place Sunday night (March 20) at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz. Here a look at the results on the main card. Roy Jones Jr. def. Vyron Phillips via KO (right hook) at 2:30 of round two (Boxing) Rey Mysterio def. Kurt Angle (with help from Riff Raff) (Pro Wrestling) Chael…

March 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with top mixed martial arts trainer Jason Parillo about his pupil Michael Bisping’s performance against Anderson Silva in UFC Fight Night 84 main event late last month (February 27, 2016) at the 02 Arena in London, England.

March 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with top mixed martial arts referee Herb Dean about the controversy which took place at the end of the third round of the UFC Fight Night 84 main event late last month (February 27, 2016) between Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva.

March 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Heart condition halts Chris Leben’s MMA comeback  MMAJunkie reports that Chris Leben’s MMA comeback with Bellator is no longer happening. Doctors informed the TUF 1 contestant that they discovered a severe medical condition that left him with just 18 percent of normal blood flow to his heart. Bellator President Scott Coker responded to the news  “We are saddened…

March 1st, 2016
James Lynch

Ed Soares calls for Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping rematch  Long-time manager for Anderson Silva, Ed Soares made an Instagram post Sunday saying that he wants to see a rematch between the UFC Fight Night 84 headliners in Brazil.       Bisping (28-7) defeated Silva by unanimous decision this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 84….

February 28th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 145 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and Nuetrition Supplements Special Guest co-host Nick Rizner of MMA MAD and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by Titan FC commentator Sean Wheelock to preview Friday’s Titan FC 37 card. Then former Titan FC champion Kurt Holobaugh who talks about his upcoming fight with Frodo Khasbulaev at the Akhmat Featherweight Grand…

February 26th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 84: “Silva vs Bisping” takes place today (Friday, February 26, 2016) from inside the O2 Arena in London, England. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 11:00 am ET. The event is headlined by a middleweight bout between Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping. UFC Fight Night…

February 26th, 2016
Brad Wharton

By Brad Wharton It’s tough to imagine a time when an Anderson Silva-helmed Saturday night spectacular would be overshadowed in the MMA bubble, let alone by something as supposedly trivial as a press conference. But when this week’s page in the history book (or Wikipedia) is written, 20 minutes of glorious televised shit-talking in a UFC…

February 25th, 2016
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 at the highly anticipated clash between England’s Michael Bisping and former middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva. Bisping enters this fight on a two fight winning streak; his last win a…

February 25th, 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 UFC Fight Night 84 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for…

February 25th, 2016
James Lynch

In a regular feature on MMAOddsBreaker I asked other professional MMA fighters who they think would win on Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 84 main event featuring Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping. Spoke to the following fighters. Chris Camozzi – UFC middleweight T.J Laramie – Canadian bantamweight fighter Kurt Holobaugh – Former Titan FC featherweight champion…

February 25th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

The most creative striker in MMA history sans his blue vials fighting a hometown career contender never quite able to make the jump to the elite, and now without the use of one of his eyes. In the afternoon. On Fight Pass. Good pacing. Yay. Oh yeah, a champion will be jumping two weight classes…

February 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 144 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and Nuetrition Supplements Special Guest co-host Jon Ferguson (Of Jon & Mike’s MMA Corner) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by former Titan FC champion Desmond Green who talks about his upcoming entry in the Akhmat Lightweight Grand Prix on Mar. 12th. Then we’re joined by Titan FC featherweight champion Andre…

February 21st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

While UFC Fight Night 83 is going on right now, the Ultimate Fighting Championship will be holding another event this upcoming weekend (February 27, 2016). The event will be headlined by a battle of two of the most popular middleweights ever as former champion Anderson Silva takes on Michael Bisping at the 02 Arena in London,…

December 28th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 83: Silva vs. Bisping Date: February 27, 2016 Location: London, England Venue: The O2 Arena Broadcast: Fight Pass UFC Middleweight Contender Anderson Silva (-235) Profile: The last three years have been a nightmare for Anderson Silva (33-6 1NC). Long considered the top pound-for-pound MMA fighter on the planet, “The Spider” saw his UFC records for the most…

December 25th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 83 adds Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping as it’s main event  UFC officials announced Thursday that the promotion is putting their most decorated middleweight champion on UFC Fight Pass. Silva (33-6) is scheduled to complete for the first time since win over Nick Diaz, a fight which he won but was later overturned to…

December 1st, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 83 adds Michael Bisping vs. Gegard Mousasi UFC officials today announced yesterday a middleweight matchup will take place in London for UFC Fight Night 83 pitting Gegard Mousasi against Michael Bisping. It should be noted Bisping vs. Mousasi has not been confirmed as the main event for that card. Mousasi (37-6-2) is coming off the…

July 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 72 was the UFC’s fourth event in a seven-day span, so you can forgive fans for not giving this card much attention in the lead-up to it. Yes, it was the UFC’s first show in Scotland, but with so many other shows happening in the last week, it kind of got lost in…

July 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

These were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 72. The Surprises Evan Dunham — The biggest upset on the whole card came in the co-main event as Dunham outgrappled Ross Pearson to win a decision. It wasn’t the prettiest fight, but Dunham had a smart gameplan and deserved to…

July 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

This is a sample of some of the UFC Fight Night 72 prop bets that cashed big for bettors. To bet on props like these in the future, go to the ‘Props’ section under ‘Fighting’ at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Michael Bisping wins by split or majority decision (+1060) The main event of the evening was a tightly-contested…

July 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 72 is a five-round middleweight bout between Thales Leites and Michael Bisping. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Bisping is a -115 favorite (bet $115 to win $100) while Leites is a -105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Bisping at…