Michinori Tanaka

February 2nd, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 104: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie Date: February 4, 2016 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Houston, TX for the fifth time in promotional history this Saturday (February 4, 2017) with UFC Fight Night 104: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie. The 12-fight card kicks off with…

September 23rd, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 95: Cyborg vs Lansberg Date: September 24, 2016 Arena: Nilson Nelson Gymnasium City: Brasilia, Brazil Bantamweight bout: Rani Yahya (-135) vs Michinori Tanaka (+115) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 95 prelims on FOX Sports 1 will be featuring a bantamweight contest between Brazil’s own Rani Yahya and Japan’s Michinori Tanaka. Yahya…

December 29th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 195 Date: January 2, 2016 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Champion (UFC) is back in Las Vegas yet again on January 2nd to kick off the 2016 calendar year with UFC 195: Lawler vs Condit. The stacked 12-fight card is set to kick off with Fight Pass…

November 26th, 2015
James Lynch

Cathal Pendred retires from MMA Yesterday UFC welterweight Cathal Pendred made a surprising announcement that he’s retired from MMA at just 28-years of age. Onto the next chapter….. pic.twitter.com/ebKMx666qP — Cathal Pendred (@Pendred) November 25, 2015 Pendred (17-4-1) mentioned that his lack of passion for the sport was a major factor in his decision. The SBG Ireland…

September 20th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

For the first time in nearly two years, MMA fans had the opportunity to stay up all night watching fights from Japan. The card looked like it was going to be fun on paper, and in practice it was even better. Personally, I had no intention of staying up until 6am watching fights and foregoing…

September 18th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 52 Date: September 20, 2014 Arena: Saitama Super Arena City: Saitama, Japan Bantamweight bout: Kyung Ho Kang (+145) vs Michinori Tanaka (-165) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 52 preliminary card on UFC Fight Pass will be featuring a 135-pound scrap between Korea’s Kyung Ho Kang and Japan’s Michinori Tanaka. The Korean…

July 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of UFC fights were announced over the last 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list all the bouts and give my thoughts on them. Milana Dudieva vs. Elizabeth Phillips, UFC Fight Night 48 A women’s bantamweight bout between Milana Dudieva and Elizabeth Phillips was added to UFC Fight Night…

June 14th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

UFC 174 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a small winning night, going 2-1 to win 2 units overall. Premium UFC 174: 2-1 +2 units Wins: 2u: Michinori Tanaka (-115), Rory MacDonald (-107) Losses: 2u: Josh Shockley (+100) Free Bets: 0-1 -1 unit Wins: none Losses: 1u: Parlay of Phillips/Letourneau…

June 13th, 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…

March 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby were busy on Wednesday, as a number of new matchups were revealed to the fans. And for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Remember, all of my lines are based on my initial thoughts of these matchups and are not…