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March 28th, 2016
James Lynch

Hector Lombard moves back to the middleweight division  Following his loss to Neil Magny at UFC Fight Night 85, Hector Lombard announced Sunday via his Instagram, that he is moving back to the middleweight division. The ATT product cited his heavy hands and the inability to use an IV to rehydrate was a major factor in his decision. “I…

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 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…

June 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 10 Ginasio Paulo Sarasate Saturday, June 8, 2013 Heavyweight bout: Fabricio Werdum (-320) vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (+260) Fight Breakdown: The main event of UFC on FUEL TV 10 is a five-round heavyweight bout between TUF Brazil 2 coaches Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. Werdum is a -320 favorite (bet $320…

June 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 10 Ginasio Paulo Sarasate Saturday, June 8, 2013 Light heavyweight bout: Rafael Cavalcante (-210) vs. Thiago Silva (+175) Fight Breakdown: Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante makes his long-awaited UFC debut fresh off a year-long drug suspension when he takes on veteran Thiago Silva — also fresh off a drug suspension — in the co-main…

June 7th, 2013
Matty

UFC on Fuel TV 10: June 8, 2013 Ginásio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Brazil UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Rafael Cavalcante (-150) Profile: Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante (11-3, 1 No-Contest) is a monster of a man. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion is a legit UFC light heavyweight contender in size with heavy hands and a BJJ black…

June 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 10 Ginasio Paulo Sarasate Saturday, June 8, 2013 Welterweight bout: Erick Silva (-420) vs. Jason High (+335) Fight Breakdown: Top Brazilian prospect Erick Silva returns to the Octagon when he takes on American Jason High in a main-card welterweight bout at UFC on FUEL TV 10. Silva is currently a -420 favorite…

June 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 10 Ginasio Paulo Sarasate Saturday, June 8, 2013 Bantamweight bout: Raphael Assuncao (-320) vs. Vaughan Lee (+240) Fight Breakdown: Raphael Assuncao looks to make it four-in-a-row in the UFC bantamweight division when he takes on Vaughan Lee in a featured preliminary card bout at UFC on FUEL TV 10. Assuncao is currently…