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December 2nd, 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 co-main event of The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale as former flyweight title challengers meet as Joseph Benavidez takes on Henry Cejudo in a top five clash.  …

November 26th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at a lightweight contest between debutant Alex Volkanovski and Yusuke Kasuya at UFC Fight Night 101 in Melbourne, Australia. Alex “The Hulk” Volkanovski Hometown: Age: 27 Height: 5’5” Reach: 64.5” Weight Class: Lightweight Camp: Freestyle…

November 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 a strawweight contest between South Korea’s Seo Hee Ham and American Danielle Taylor.   Seo Hee Ham (Record: 16-7, -120 Favorite, Fighter Grade: C-) The 29-year old Busan…

November 25th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at the flyweight Jenel Lausa as he makes his UFC debut against TUF China alumnus Yao Zhikui at UFC Fight Night 101 in Melbourne, Australia. Jenel “The Demolition Man” Lausa Hometown: Makati, Phillipines Age: 28…

November 24th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at the Australian light heavyweight Tyson Pedro as he makes his UFC debut against American Khali Rountree at UFC Fight Night 101. Tyson Pedro Hometown: Sydney, Australia Age: 25 Height: 6’3” Reach: N/A Weight Class:…

November 19th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at the latest Dagestani fighter to make his way into the UFC as Gazhimurad Antigulov makes his UFC debut against Marcos Rogerio de Lima at Fight Night 100 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Gadzhimurad Antigulov Hometown:…

November 18th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at the opening bout of UFC Fight Night 100 as Englishman Darren Stewart takes on Brazilian Francimar Barroso. Darren “The Dentist” Stewart Hometown: East London, England Age: 25 Height: 5’10” Reach: 74” Weight Class: Light…

November 18th, 2016
Miguel

This Saturday, November 19th, the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts HBO PPV’s latest offering as Sergey Kovalev faces Andre Ward with Kovalev’s WBA, WBO and IBF world titles at 175 pounds on the line. With the fight less than 48 hours away, Andre Ward is coming in a slight -135 favorite over Kovalev,…

November 18th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at undefeated Welshman Brett Johns as he makes his UFC debut against fellow undefeated bantamweight Kwan ho Kwak at UFC Fight Night 99. Brett “The Pikey” Johns Hometown: Swansea, Wales Age: 24 Height: 5’7” Reach:…

November 18th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov making his UFC debut against American Timothy Johnson at UFC Fight Night 99. Alexander Volkov Hometown: Moscow, Russia Age: 28 Height: 6’7” Reach: 81” Weight Class: Heavyweight Camp:…

November 17th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Welshman Jack Marshman as he takes on veteran middleweight Magnus Cedenblad at UFC Fight Night 99 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Jack “Hammer” Marshman Hometown: Arbertillery, Wales Age: 26 Height: 6’0” Reach: 72” Weight Class:…

November 17th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Ghanian-American Abdul Razak Alhassan making his UFC debut against Irishman Charlie Ward. Abdul Razak Alhassan Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota Age: 31 Height: 5’10” Reach: 72” Weight Class: Welterweight Camp: Team Takedown Career Record: 6-0 Key…

November 12th, 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 undefeated lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov taking on fellow top ten lightweight Michael Johnson.   Michael Johnson (Record: 18-10, +240 Favorite, Fighter Grade: A-) Blackzilians fighter Michael Johnson enters UFC…

November 11th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Veteran’s Day will see the penultimate Legacy Fighting Championships event, as AXS TV will show Legacy FC 62 live starting at 10pm ET. On a weekend where everything is (rightly) focused on a massive and monumental UFC event, Legacy’s offering may possess one thing the UFC can’t match. Rafael Lovato Jr. is the most accomplished…

November 11th, 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 opening bout of the UFC 205 PPV as Miesha Tate fights for the first time since losing her women’s bantamweight title as she faces veteran bantamweight Raquel…

November 10th, 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 205 in New York City as Eddie Alvarez puts his lightweight title on the line against featherweight champion Conor McGregor.   Eddie Alvarez…

November 10th, 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 co-main event of UFC 205 as Tyron Woodley defends his welterweight title for the first time against challenger Stephen Thompson.   Stephen Thompson (Record: 13-1, -200 Favorite,…

November 5th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at undefeated Mexican lightweight Martin Bravo as he faces Peruvian Claudio Puelles in the TUF Latin America Finale at UFC Fight Night 98 in Mexico City, Mexico. Martin Bravo Hometown: Rosarito Beach, Mexico Age: 23…

November 4th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at undefeated Mexican strawweight Alexa Grasso as she debuts against veteran Heather Jo Clark at UFC Fight Night 98 in Mexico City, Mexico. Alexa Grasso Hometown: Guadalajara, Mexico Age: 23 Height: 5’5” Reach: Weight Class:…

November 3rd, 2016
Miguel

This Saturday, November 5th sees the return of Manny Pacquiao (58-6-2) to action as he challenges WBO world welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (27-1) in the main event of Top Rank’s latest PPV. Earlier this year, Pacquiao fought Timothy Bradley in a fight that he won, but he promptly retired. The retirement was short lived however and…

November 3rd, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at former Bellator lightweight Marcin Held as he takes on longtime UFC veteran Diego Sanchez at UFC Fight Night 98 in Mexico City, Mexico. Marcin Held Hometown: Tychy, Poland Age: 24 Height: 5’9” Reach: 71”…

October 29th, 2016
Stevie J

For those who needed a quick break from frequently occurring big WWE events, the last few weeks since No Mercy 2016 have given us all time to chill. Break’s over though – it’s time to step on the gas and put your foot down through the floor. Four more events are on tap for the…

October 28th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The sport of mixed martial arts has finally been legalized in the great state of New York and the sport’s biggest promotion, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to have their first show in New York City on November 12th of this year. The event, UFC 205, will be held at the world famous…

October 22nd, 2016
Miguel

Today (Saturday, October 22, 2016) is a light day on the boxing calendar, but the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham, England hosts Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing promotion for a big 12-fight card that sees several fights getting attention at the sports books. Some books have Sean Davis (10-0) coming in a big underdog against Gamal…

October 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is headed to Mexico City, Mexico for the third time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 98: Dos Anjos vs Ferguson. The the card be featuring 12 bouts and both main and preliminary card start times are TBA. If interested in wagering on any bouts for this fight card, all…

October 7th, 2016
Miguel

The big show in the UK is Friday night as the SSE Hydro hosts Ricky Burns’ latest world title defense, but a pair of cards on Saturday are getting attention at the sports books. Frank Warren and his Queensbury Promotions are at the Harrow Leisure Centre in London with a big 13-fight card that already…

October 7th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with tomorrow’s (Saturday, October 8, 2016) UFC 204 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main events this weekend featuring the middleweight title headliner Michael Bisping vs Dan Henderson 2 and the middleweight…

October 7th, 2016
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics It may not be a title fight between the absolute best Middleweights on the roster, but the plot lines leading into the Bisping-Henderson rematch make for compelling MMA. Will Bisping successfully defend his title as the third champion since the Anderson Silva era, and in doing so exact revenge for one of the…

October 6th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at undefeated Englishman Marc Diakiese as he debuts against Lukasz Sajewski at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Marc “Bonecrusher” Diakiese Hometown: Doncaster, England Age: 23 Height: 5’10” Reach: 72” Weight Class: Lightweight Camp: Atherton Submission…

October 6th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

If more World Series of Fighting cards looked like WSOF 33, the promotion would be in a much better spot. Obviously Justin Gaethje is one of their top fighters so it helps to have him in the main event, but even without him this is worth watching. The mix of veterans and prospects is healthy…

October 6th, 2016
Miguel

Fri 10/7 – Belasco Theater – Los Angeles, California Lightweight 10 rounds – Art Hovhannisyan +400 Diego Magdaleno -600 Note: This Friday sees Golden Boy Promotions back at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles with their L.A. Fight Club series that airs on Estrella TV. The six fight card is headlined by the return of…

October 3rd, 2016
Brad Taschuk

For the first time since January 2008, all the way back to UFC 80, a UFC title will be contested in England. At that point, BJ Penn and Joe Stevenson were squaring off for the vacant lightweight title. It’s safe to assume that the crowd in Manchester will be much more invested on Saturday night…

October 1st, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Zak Ottow as he debuts against veteran Josh Burkman at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, Oregon. Zak “Barbarian” Ottow Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Age: 29 Height: 5’11” Reach: 73.5” Weight Class: Lightweight Camp:…

September 30th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at TUF 24 combatant Brandon Moreno as he debuts against #9 ranked flyweight Louis Smolka at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, Oregon. Brandon Moreno Hometown: Tijuana, Mexico Age: 22 Height: 5’7” Reach: Weight Class:…

September 30th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 96: “Dodson vs Lineker” takes place today (Friday, September 30, 2016) from inside Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 7:00 pm ET, although actual weigh-in results will start trickling in late this morning thanks to the new weigh-in procedures. The…

September 30th, 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 Fight Night 96 as top ten bantamweights clash as John Dodson takes on John Lineker.   John Dodson (Record: 18-7, -130 Favorite, Fighter…

September 30th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Brazilian Ketlen Vieira as she debuts against Kelly Faszholz at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, Oregon. Ketlen “Fenomeno” Vieira Hometown: Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil Age: 24 Height: Reach: Weight Class: Women’s Bantamweight Camp: Novo…

September 29th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Danish light heavyweight Joachim Christensen as he debuts against Luis Henrique at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, Oregon. Joachim Christensen Hometown: Denmark Age: 37 Height: 6’3” Reach: Weight Class: Light Heavyweight Camp: Brasa…

September 29th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

A new European promotion is debuting this weekend, and they plan on making a big splash. EuroFC 1 takes place on Saturday, October 1st and will feature a delicate mixture of top European veterans, UFC, WEC and Bellator veterans as well as some of the best up-and-coming prospects in the European scene. The event was…

September 24th, 2016
Stevie J

It’s that time again! Two weeks after the exclusive SmackDown brand Backlash 2016 pay per view, WWE has returned for the Raw exclusive brand Clash of Champions on September 25, 2016 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. The blood has been boiling ever since Triple H interfered in the match to crown a new…

September 24th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Lina Lansberg as she debuts in the UFC against one of the best female fighters in the world, Cris Cyborg, at UFC Fight Night 95 in Brasilia, Brazil. Lina “Elbow Princess” Lansberg Hometown: Malmo,…

September 24th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with tonight’s (Saturday, September 24, 2016) UFC Fight Night 95 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main events this weekend featuring the 140 lb catchweight headliner Michael Johnson vs Dustin…

September 23rd, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Grigor Gillespie as he takes on TUF Brazil 4 lightweight winner Glaico Franca at Fight Night 95 in Brasilia, Brazil. Gregor “The Gift” Gillespie Hometown: Webster, New York Age: 29 Height: 5’9” Reach:…

September 22nd, 2016
Miguel

The StubHub Center in Carson, California hosts promoter Michael Aldeguer for a seven fight boxing card with a “Philippines vs Mexico” theme for the three regional title fights at the top of the card. The main fights will air on beIN Sports in Spanish in te United States. Aldeguer is a prolific second generation promoter…

September 18th, 2016
Gabe Killian

After a shaky start in week one, I am ready to bounce back with my plays for Week 2 of the 2016-17 NFL season. And without further ado, here are my bets for the week… EARLY GAMES Cowboys +4 (-150) > Redskins buy 1.5pts Both teams suffered rough losses last week and this divisional game…

September 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with Saturday’s (September 17, 2016) UFC Fight Night 94 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main events this weekend featuring the lightweight headliner Michael Johnson vs Dustin Poirier and the middleweight bout…

September 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has a packed upcoming fall schedule and several key bouts need some betting odds. UFC Fight Night 95 will take place later this month on September 24th, and features a 140 pound women’s catchweight bout between Cris Justino and Lina Lansberg, top contenders Jussier Formiga, Renan Barao, and Francisco Trinaldo will also be in…

September 16th, 2016
Miguel

This Saturday, September 17th sees AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas host HBO PPV as Saul “Canelo” Alvarez takes on Liam Smith for Smith’s WBO world title at super welterweight. Right now, Alvarez is a major -1300 favorite over the undefeated (23-0-1) Smith, who is returning at +850. The over/under for the twelve round bout is…

September 15th, 2016
Miguel

The EDION Arena in Osaka Japan hosts world title action this Friday as WBC world bantamweight champion Shinsuke Yamanaka (25-0-2) faces Anselmo “Chemito” Moreno (36-4) in his 11th title defense, The bout is a rematch, and the fight is set to air on television in Panama, where Anselmo is from. The card, which is promoted…

September 15th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Albert Morales as he takes on TUF Latin America finalist Jose Quinonez at Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo, Texas. Albert “The Warrior” Morales Hometown: Reseda, California Age: 25 Height: 5’9” Reach: 71” Weight…

September 13th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Rick Glenn as he takes on long time UFC veteran Evan Dunham at Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo, Texas. Rick Glenn Hometown: Marshalltown, Iowa Age: 27 Height: 6’0” Reach: 76” Weight Class: Lightweight…