ovince st. preux

February 7th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Houston, TX this past Saturday (February 4, 2017) for the fifth time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 104: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie. The entertaining night of action saw seven of the 12 bouts end inside the distance, and with the scraps now in our rear view,…

February 4th, 2017
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 104 took place tonight (Saturday, February 4th 2016) at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The card was headlined by “The Korean Zombie” Chang Sung Jung taking on Dennis Bermudez. Overall from a betting perspective, seven favorites won while five underdogs came through on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for…

June 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Jason King (2-1) discusses his upcoming fight with Nick Martino (0-1) at Valor Fights 35 on June 25th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jason also talks about how watching The Power Rangers got him into MMA, recently buying his first house and he reveals the story behind his “Asian Persuasion” nickname…

April 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Daniel Cormier offers OSP a training camp at AKA to prep for Jon Jones at UFC 197 Injured and off UFC 197, Daniel Cormier was on The MMA Hour Monday and revealed that he’s willing to fly Ovince St-Preux out to San Jose to train at American Kickboxing Academy. Hat tip to Zane Simon of BloodyElbow who has the transcript…

November 10th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC and Bellator veteran Rodney Wallace (23-10-1) discusses his upcoming fight Friday at Hard Knocks 47 against Adrian Miles (15-7) during a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Rodney also talks about a variety of other topics including – Fighting Adrian Miles in this main event instead of Todd Stoute – Why he’s in the best…

August 9th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 117 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First Patrick Cote joins the show to talk about his upcoming fight with Josh Burkman at UFC Fight Night 74 on Aug. 23rd. Then former UFC bantamweight Roland Delorme talks about his fight Saturday against Jesse Arnett. Finally Shamrock…

August 9th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 73 took place last night (August 8, 2015) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Overall the card featured a number of exciting finishes but unfortunately all of that was overshadowed by a controversial decision in the evenings co-main event. From a betting perspective, nine favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes…

August 6th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 73 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking…

August 2nd, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 116 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First Scott Holtzman joins the show to talk about his UFC debut Saturday at UFC Fight Night 73 against Anthony Christodoulou. Then UFC lightweight Kevin Lee chats with us about his latest win at UFC Fight Night 71…

July 24th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 73: Teixeira vs. St-Preux Date: August 8, 2015 Location: Nashville, Tennessee Venue: Bridgestone Arena Broadcast: FS1 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Glover Teixeira When people talk about the next big thing at light heavyweight in the UFC, the name Glover Teixeira (22-4) comes up every time. With a black belt in BJJ and fists that have…

May 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

A couple fights were announced for upcoming cards during Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight.” Here they are, along with my initial thoughts. Glover Teixeira vs. Ovince St-Preux, UFC Fight Night 74 The main event of UFC Fight Night 74 will be a five-round light heavyweight scrap between top-ranked Glover Teixeira and Ovince St-Preux. The event…

January 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new bouts in the past 24 hours, including a light heavyweight bout that could produce a future title contender. These are the new fights: Marcin Bandel vs. Jason Saggo, UFC Fight Night 64 A lightweight matchup between Poland’s Marcin Bandel and Canadian Jason Saggo is set to take place…

November 11th, 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 56. Surprises Ovince St-Preux — In a light heavyweight bout, Ovince St-Preux staked his claim as a…

November 10th, 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 56 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Ovince St-Preux wins in round 1 (+550) In a light heavyweight match,…

November 9th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This weekend saw another two UFC cards, and despite having similar makeups, the events couldn’t have ended up more different. On Friday night, the card from Sydney, Australia aired on UFC Fight Pass, moved along swiftly, and saw a UFC record set as each of the eleven fights ended inside the distance. Saturday’s card from…

November 9th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 78, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome former WSOF welterweight champion Steve Carl, who talks about his request to be released from the promotion. Then Combat Press journalist Neil Rooke to recap UFC Fight Night 55 from Australia.  The Big Three 1) OSP upsets Shogun. Is it a case of Shogun’s decline or is OSP…

November 9th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 56 took place Saturday night in Uberlandia, Brazil, and the card was overall quite mediocre although it did feature a very exciting co-main event and a shocking finish in the main event. Overall from a betting perspective, six favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a…

November 8th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 56 Date: November 8, 2014 Arena: Ginasio Municipal Tancredo Neves City: Uberlandia, Mina Gerais, Brazil The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Brazil this Saturday night with UFC Fight Night 56 with a five-fight main card that will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 10:30pm ET. Preliminary action will be preceding it…

November 6th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 56 is a five-round light heavyweight bout between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Ovince St-Preux. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Shogun is a -195 favorite (bet $195 to win $100) while OSP is a +160 underdog (bet $100 to win $160). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Shogun…

November 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Adam Martin has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you a $100 FREEROLL for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 55 and UFC Fight Night 56 cards. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to their website, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash…

November 4th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Those who like a little bit of global flair in their MMA are in for a treat this weekend, as the UFC will be hosting cards from Australia and Brazil (not to mention an offering from ONE FC in Singapore). The Australian card will air on Friday night in North America, leaving Saturday wide open…

October 30th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced in the past 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list them all and give my quick thoughts on all of them. Ovince St-Preux vs. Shogun Rua, UFC Fight Night 56 Next weekend’s UFC Fight Night 56 card has undergone some changes. Due to…

September 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all the new fights. Dennis Siver vs. Charles Rosa, UFC Fight Night 53 After the Swedish athletic commission wouldn’t clear Taylor Lapilus to fight Dennis Siver on short notice, top prospect…

August 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

“Handsome” will finally make his long-awaited return to the cage this fall, and the UFC gave him a great opponent for his first fight back in nearly two years. The UFC yesterday announced Matt Wiman will return to the Octagon on November 22 at UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin, Texas, and his opponent will…

August 18th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 66 myself (@LynchOnSports) & guest host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) welcome WSOF 14 headliner Ryan Ford to the show to talk about his upcoming fight with Jake Shields. Then UFC 177 co-headliner Danny “Last Call” Castillo joins the show to talk about his bout with Tony Ferguson. The Big Three w/special guest host Carlin Bardsley…

August 17th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC Fight Night 47 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. Even if we have a rough night, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger will still post part two of the show so you…

August 17th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Perhaps it was due to the fight inexplicably airing until 1am ET, or the fact that most relevant bout on the card took place approximately three hours earlier, but the end of the UFC’s first trip to Maine seemed like a downpoint. Ryan Bader controlled Ovince St. Preux for the majority of their 25 minutes…

August 17th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The UFC’s first trip to Maine took place on Saturday night, as UFC Fight Night 47 went live from the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. The ten fight docket appeared to be well-matched on paper, and the majority of the bouts ended up being competitive in the cage as well, with several come-from-behind victories throughout…

August 16th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

This weekend Dana White will live up to his promise to his vacation-home neighbors by bringing the UFC to Maine for the first time. And before you downplay a Fight Night event in a remote corner of the country, realize that this card is pretty stacked for a FOX Sports slot. In fact, there are…

August 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Something MMAOddsBreaker.com has decided to do for 2014 is to keep a running tally of our fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. It all began with UFC Fight Night 34 at the beginning of the year and it continues with UFC Fight Night 47 tomorrow (August 16, 2014). After 25 events,…

August 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC Fight Night 47 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available…

August 15th, 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…

August 15th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 47 Date: August 16, 2014 Arena: Cross Insurance Center City: Bangor, Maine UFC Fight Night 47 will be live from Bangor, Maine for the first time in UFC history this Saturday night at 10pm ET on FOX Sports 1 with a six-fight main card to be headlined by a five round welterweight…

August 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Coming off another winning night, Nick Kalikas and crew are looking to get back to their winning ways with UFC Fight Night 47. After winning 2.5 units at UFC on Fox 12 a couple weeks ago, MMAOddsbreaker Premium is now up 28.605 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of our premium bets here….

August 13th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 47 Date: August 16, 2014 Arena: Cross Insurance Center City: Bangor, Maine UFC Fight Night 47 will be live from Bangor, Maine for the first time in promotion history this Saturday night (Aug. 16, 2014) at 10pm ET on FOX Sports 1 with a six-fight main card which will be headlined by…

August 10th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 47 light heavyweight Ovince St. Preux as he prepares for his upcoming headlining bout against Ryan Bader this Saturday (August 16, 2014) at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. The talented Tennessee native has been on a solid run in the UFC thus far, but he…

August 9th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 47 light heavyweight Ryan Bader as he prepares for his upcoming headlining bout against Ovince St. Preux next Saturday (August 16, 2014) at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. The former Ultimate Fighter winner feels he’s truly hitting his stride, and this bout against St. Preux…

August 9th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Some MMA fans have been complaining about saturation with the UFC’s schedule in 2014, while others love the fact that there’s an event nearly every week. One of those groups will be very happy over the next few weeks, as the organization takes a rare three-week break. After that however, there will be eight consecutive…

July 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. St-Preux Date: August 16, 2014 Location: Bangor, Maine Venue: Cross Insurance Center Broadcast: FOX Sports 1 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Ryan Bader (-210) Ryan Bader (17-4) has won his last two fights over Anthony Perosh and Rafael Cavalcante in dominant fashion to re-emerge as one of the top 10 light heavyweights…

June 18th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new bouts for upcoming fight cards in the last 24 hours, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on them all. Kevin Casey vs. Bubba Bush, UFC 175 The first new bout is a middleweight match at UFC 175 between RFA middleweight champion Kevin…

June 17th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 42 and UFC 174Finale taking place over the past two weeks, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Jason Nawara (@JasonNawara) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes…

June 16th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 57 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) are joined by Pat Cwiklinski of The Province (@PatCwiklinski)  to recap all the action from last nights UFC 174 event in Vancouver.   The Big Three with guest Pat Cwiklinski  1) Demetrious Johnson defends his title against Ali Bagautinov. Fans walked out during the fight. Who do you blame? 2) Rory…

June 15th, 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 are the three surprises and the three disappointments from UFC 174. Surprises Kiichi Kunimoto — Not many people gave him a chance, but Kiichi Kunimoto upped his UFC record to 2-0…

June 15th, 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 174 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Andrei Arlovski wins by decision (+451) In a main card heavyweight attraction, former UFC…

June 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 174 took place tonight (June 14, 2014) at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, B.C., and overall the card was mediocre as it featured a number of main card fights that went the distance and weren’t exciting to watch, although the prelims were much better than expected. Overall, five favorites won while five underdogs cashed and…

June 14th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC 174 is a three-round welterweight bout between Tyron “The Chosen One” Woodley and Rory “Ares” MacDonald. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists MacDonaldas a -118 favorite (bet $118 to win $100) while Woodley is a +108 underdog (bet $100 to win $108). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas originally…

June 14th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 174 Date: June 14, 2014 Arena: Rogers Arena City: Vancouver, B.C., Canada Light heavyweight bout: Ovince St. Preux (-145) vs Ryan Jimmo (+135) Fight Breakdown: Getting the action going for the UFC 174 main card on Pay Per View will be a match-up between two heavy hitters in the light heavyweight division, and action…

June 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 174 is a five-round title fight between UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson and Ali “Puncher King” Bagautinov. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Johnson as a -660 favorite (bet $660 to win $100) while Bagautinov is a +540 underdog (bet $540 to win $110). MMA…

June 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC 174 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Brendan “The Hybrid” Schaub and Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Schaub as a -160 favorite (bet $160 to win $100) while Arlovski is a +140 underdog (bet $100 to win $140). MMA…

June 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC 174 is a light heavyweight fight between Ovince “OSP” St-Preux and Ryan “The Big Deal” Jimmo. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists OSP as a -140 favorite (bet $140 to win $100) while Jimmo is a +120 underdog (bet $100 to win $120). MMA oddsmaker…

June 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bout at UFC 174 is a three-round light heavyweight bout between Ryan “Darth” Bader and Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Bader as a -150 favorite (bet $150 to win $100) while Cavalcante is a +130 underdog (bet $100 to win $130). MMA oddsmaker…

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