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October 6th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Las Vegas, NV with UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee. The 13-fight card is scheduled to kick off with preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET. Prelims will continue on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m., with the main card getting going on on Pay-Per-View…

September 18th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 116 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Gilbert Burns vs. Jason Saggo Burns: His striking was improved in this fight and ultimately it was the…

September 11th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 215 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com. Kajan Johnson vs. Adriano Martins Johnson: A stunning win for Johnson in a fight he was down decisively heading…

April 19th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 7: April 20, 2013 HP Pavilion in San Jose, California UFC Heavyweight Contender (former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champ) Daniel Cormier (-400) Profile: Daniel Cormier (11-0) is a former Olympic freestyle wrestler turned Strikeforce heavyweight powerhouse out of American Kickboxing Academy who has had a rollercoaster’s share of ups and downs. An excruciating 2008…

April 18th, 2013
Brad Taschuk

With the European MMA scene expanding quickly, the opportunities for betting on these fights are also increasing at a rapid rate. As such, 5Dimes Sportsbook will now be offering odds on various European MMA events. MMA Oddsbreaker will also be covering these events moving forward with opening odds. Over time, there may be increased content…

January 26th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 6:  January 26, 2013 Chicago, Illinois UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Glover Teixeira (-245) Profile: When people talk about the next big thing at light heavyweight in the UFC, the names Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira (19-2) come up every time. The 33-year-old monster trains out of the famed Pit, where such notable…

January 26th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 6:  January 26, 2013 Chicago, Illinois UFC Lightweight Contender Donald Cerrone (-130) Profile: Donald Cerrone (20-4) is a longtime WEC vet who has come close to earning gold around his waist on multiple occasions only to fall short. In the WEC, “Cowboy” was 0-3 in shots for the lightweight title, but he…

January 26th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 6:  January 26, 2013 Chicago, Illinois UFC Featherweight Contender Erik Koch (-140) Profile: Erik Koch (13-1) dropped out of high school to pursue his dream of being a martial artist. Whether it was Tae Kwon Do as a toddler, or helping his brother run an MMA gym in Iowa, Koch was around…

January 26th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 6:  January 26, 2013 Chicago, Illinois UFC Lightweight Contender TJ Grant (-125) Profile: TJ Grant (19-5) is a relative newcomer to MMA, but in only a six-year career, he has been able to amass an impressive 18-5 record. In April of 2009 at UFC 97, Grant made a successful debut in the…

December 30th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Wathch the latest episode of MMAOddsbreaker with Special Guest and MMA enigma Eddie Alvarez On this special edition of MMAOddsbreaker hosts Nick Kalikas and Miguel Iturrate are joined by special guest MMA Star Eddie Alvarez to cover the upcoming UFC On Fox 5 event. Later on in the show MMA Oddsmaker Kalikas is joined by…

October 23rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsbreaker Episode 33: Dan Henderson vs Lyoto Machida and UFC 153 Opening Odds

October 7th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 153: October 13, 2012 HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Glover Teixeira (-325) Profile: When people talk about the next big thing at light heavyweight in the UFC, the names Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira (18-2) come up every time. The 32 year-old monster trains out of the famed…

September 16th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 152: September 22, 2012 Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada UFC Middleweight Contender Michael Bisping (-185) Profile: The brash Michael Bisping (22-4) always has something to say, and after winning Season 2 of The Ultimate Fighter and going 10-4 in UFC, he has backed up his talk for the most part. Of late,…

August 9th, 2012
Staff

The main card of UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar 2 will be televised live Saturday at 10 p.m (ET) on Pay-Per-View and is headlined by a lightweight title rematch between Ben Henderson and Frankie Edgar. But before the top five fights kicks off, there are four preliminary fights that will be televised on FX starting…

August 8th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 150: August 11, 2012 Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado UFC Middleweight Contender Yushin Okami (-525) Profile: The last person to technically ‘”defeat” UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva, Yushin Okami (26-7) has had a masterful run in the UFC, going 10-2 over the last five years, with big wins over such names as Alan Belcher,…

August 7th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 150: August 11, 2012 Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado UFC Middleweight Contender Jake Shields (-205) Profile: Jake Shields (27-6) has seen and done almost everything you can in MMA. He was a Shooto champion, won a Rumble on the Rock tournament and earned Elite XC welterweight and Strikeforce middleweight titles, defending the latter against current…

August 7th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 150: August 11, 2012 Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson (-165) Profile: The former WEC lightweight champion and the man to dethrone Frankie Edgar from his 155-pound UFC title, Benson “Smooth” Henderson (16-2) has done nothing but impress in his six-year MMA career. He has a complete fighting game, from…

August 6th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 150: August 11, 2012 Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado UFC Lightweight Contender Donald Cerrone (-305) Profile: Donald Cerrone (18-4) is a longtime WEC vet who has come close to earning gold around his waist on multiple occasions only to fall short. In the WEC, “Cowboy” was 0-3 in shots for the lightweight title, but…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 4: August 4, 2012 Staples Center in Los Angeles, California UFC Featherweight Contender Manny Gamburyan (-175) Profile: The cousin of former UFC contender Karo Parisyan, Manvel “Manny” Gamburyan (11-7) has a strong judo background and the disposition of a 145-pound rhino. After losing the TUF 5 Finale to teammate Nate Diaz due…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 153: October 13, 2012 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil UFC Middleweight Contender Vitor Belfort (-205) Profile: The legendary Vitor Belfort (21-9) first made waves in the MMA world when the sport was still in its infancy. Making his UFC debut at 18 years old and in only his second career fight, Belfort went on to…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas is joined by professional MMA bettors Luca Fury and Jason Nawara to open odds on the Vitor Belfort vs Alan Belcher UFC 153 Middleweight Match up.

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 4: August 4, 2012 Staples Center in Los Angeles, California UFC Featherweight Contender Josh Grispi (-160) Profile: Beginning his career in MMA as a 17-year-old on the independent circuit, Josh Grispi (14-3) was able to parlay his 9-1 record into a slot in the WEC. Grispi ran through the WEC featherweight division,…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 4: August 4, 2012 Staples Center in Los Angeles, California UFC Heavyweight Contender Phil De Fries (-240) Profile: Phil De Fries (8-1-1) is a 26-year-old English heavyweight who has just two years on experience in MMA, but he has earned a purple belt in BJJ and uses his superior physicality to bring…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opens odds on the Rampage Jackson vs Glover teixeira UFC 153 Match up.

August 2nd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsCast: UFC on Fox 4 Betting Preview & Fight Predictions With Hosts Luca Fury and MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas To Download this podcast just right click the next link and select the option save link as. Download this Podcast here!

July 26th, 2012
Matty

Die-hard MMA fanatics will not have to take a week off from betting fights in between UFC events, as the Invicta Fighting Championships will be streaming their entire second event free on Saturday from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas at www.InvictaFC.com beginning at 6 p.m. (ET).  MMA bettors will get to watch 14 bouts…

July 18th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Bantamweight Contender Francisco Rivera (-145) Profile: With only four years of experience in MMA, Francisco Rivera (8-2) has had a relatively fast rise in the UFC ranks. After starting out in the local California shows and going 5-0, the 30-year-old made his debut…

July 18th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Middleweight Contender Nick Ring (-120) Profile: After being forced out of The Ultimate Fighter 11 due to a severe knee injury, Nick Ring (12-1) had nearly a year of arduous rehabilitation before he could make his UFC debut at UFC 127. After proceeding…

July 18th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Welterweight Contender Matthew Riddle (-115) Profile: The rambunctious member of Rampage Jackson’s team on The Ultimate Fighter, Matthew Riddle (6-3) has seen every one of his professional fights inside the Octagon. While that may be an incredible feat by itself, Riddle has not…

July 18th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Welterweight Contender Brian Ebersole (-320) Profile: Brian Ebersole (50-14-1, 1 No-Contest) is a veteran journeyman of the MMA world. Currently, he is riding an 11-fight winning streak following a unanimous decision win against TJ Waldburger at UFC on FX 4, with his last…

July 17th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Heavyweight Contender Shawn Jordan (-135) Profile: Shawn Jordan, a former fullback at LSU, brings his massive athletic frame to the UFC for just the second time in his career after fighting previously in Strikeforce and Bellator among a few other lesser-known organizations. Jordan…

July 17th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Middleweight Contender Hector Lombard (-310) Profile: Hector Lombard (31-2-1) will be making his UFC debut as the reigning middleweight world champion with the Bellator Fighting Championships. The 34-year-old Cuban has a fourth-degree black belt in Judo and was originally slated to make his first…

July 17th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: Wednesday, July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Bantamweight Contender Urijah Faber (-115) Profile: “The California Kid” Urijah Faber (26-5) has a long and storied career as one of the forefathers of the featherweight division. The longtime face of the WEC has made a mostly successful transition to the UFC’s…

July 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Bellator Lightweight Title Opening Odds: Rick Hawn (+140) vs Michael Chandler (-170)

July 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

StrikeForce Opening Odds: Derek Brunson (+300) vs Ronaldo Souza (-450)

July 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 150 Opening Odds: Rousimar Palhares (+170) vs Yushin Okami (-220)

July 9th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Flyweight Title Opening Odds: Joseph Benavidez (-280) vs Demetrious Johnson (+210)

July 9th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on Fox 4 Opening Odds: Mauricio Rua (-290) vs Brandon Vera (+220)

July 9th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on Fuel TV 5 Opening Odds: Stipe Miocic (-275) vs Stefan Struve (+205)

July 5th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsCast: UFC 148 Picks & Betting Previews With Hosts Luca Fury and MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas To Download this podcast just right click the next link and select the option save link as. Download this Podcast here!

July 4th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 148: Saturday, July 7, 2012 MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC Lightweight Contender Yoislandy Izquierdo (-170) Profile: A relative newcomer to MMA, Yoislandy Izquierdo (6-1) made his promotional debut for the UFC in Sweden after only six professional fights. However, the 28-year-old Cuban fighter’s undefeated streak was snapped in his debut…

June 8th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Heavyweight Title: Junior Dos Santos (-150) vs Cain Velasquez (+120)