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August 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Bobby Lashley vs. Josh Appelt official as co-main event of Bellator 162 Bellator officials announced Monday that heavyweight Bobby Lashley will face Josh Appelt at Bellator 162 in Memphis, Tennessee. Lashley (14-2) heads into this matchup off a seven fight winning streak, including four-straight wins in Bellator. He’s coming off a TKO victory over James Thompson back in…

November 11th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Former TUF runner-up Ramsey Nijem was one of many fighters the UFC released recently in their effort to purge a bloated roster. In an interview with MMA Junkie, Nijem stated that he believes his release had less to do with his performances than his unwillingness to agree to put his name next to some of…

June 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Another day, another injury in the UFC — actually, two. Here are the new fights, both of which will feature fighters making their respective UFC debuts. Daniel Omielanczuk vs. Chris De La Rocha, UFC Fight Night 72 An injury to heavyweight Konstantin Erokhin has taken him out of his scheduled bout against Daniel Omielanczuk, and…

April 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 16 goes down July 25 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois, and the UFC recently added a number of new bouts to the fight card. For today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on these bouts. Takanori Gomi vs. Joe Lauzon A fun matchup between veteran 155lbers Takanori Gomi and…

September 7th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 69, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Canadian strawweight & TUF 20 competitor Randa Markos to the show to talk all about her experience on The Ultimate Fighter. Then Survivor Fighting Alliance President Scott Cutbirth joins the podcast to talk about his upcoming event on September 20th. The Big Three 1) Bigger disappointment at…

September 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

140 Characters Or Less A Fight is a new addition to MMAOddsbreaker.com, where writer Adam Martin will sum up his thoughts on each bout from the latest UFC card in the size of a single tweet. TJ Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto: Dillashaw is by far the best guy at 135lbs. Really not sure if he…

September 1st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 was live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA this past weekend (August 30, 2014) with an eight-fight card, including a five-fight main card on Pay Per View that resulted in four finishes. After much trouble and bad luck, the final result was one to be satisfied with, as every fight on…

August 31st, 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’s the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC 177. Surprises Joe Soto — Although no one gave Joe Soto a chance, the former Bellator featherweight champion put on…

August 31st, 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 177 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. TJ Dillashaw wins in round 5 (+1850) In the main event of the evening,…

August 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 was live on Pay Per View last night (August 30, 2014) from Sacramento, CA. It was an eight-fight card that was filled with bad luck, but the event ultimately delivered a solid night of fights, including a fantastic five-fight PPV main card. After the event concluded, UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for…

August 31st, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 177 took place tonight at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, and while it wasn’t supposed to be a good card, at least not on paper, it ended up being more entertaining than most expected as it featured a number of quality finishes plus a few great back-and-forth fights. In total, all eight betting…

August 29th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA UFC 177 will be live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA for the second time in eight months with an eight-fight card, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. If interested…

August 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

An intriguing three-round lightweight bout between Carlos Diego Ferreira and Ramsey Nijem takes place on the UFC 177 main card. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Ferreira is a -190 favorite (bet $190 to win $100) while Nijem is a +175 underdog (bet $100 to win $175). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas…

July 14th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new bouts over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on these newly-announced fights. Josh Thomson vs. Bobby Green, UFC on FOX 12 Due to an injury to Michael Johnson, the UFC called upon Bobby Green to fill in for Johnson against…

April 13th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 48 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson (@JAronsonTitanFC) to talk about his upcoming event on April 25th. As well MFC middleweight champion Sam Alvey (@smilensam) joins us to discuss his upcoming bout against Wes Swofford at MFC 40. The Big Three 1) Roy Nelson KOs Antonio…

April 12th, 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 Fight Night 39. Surprises Ramsey Nijem — In the opening main card bout on Fight Pass, Ramsey Nijem absolutely obliterated Beneil…

April 12th, 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 39 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Roy Nelson wins in round one (+200) In the main event of…

April 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 39 took place today from Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, and the event was surprisingly a lot of fun considering the relative lack of stars featured on the card. Overall, six favorites won while one dog cashed and one fight was canceled. Here’s a betting recap for UFC Fight Night 39 based on…

April 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

For today’s special edition Fight Day edition of MMA Odds and Ends, I’ve combed through the entire UFC Fight Night 39 prop bets available at 5Dimes Sportsbook and have selected five which I believe have a very good chance of winning. Here they are. Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira doesn’t go three-round distance (-215) In…

April 10th, 2014
Jason Nawara

The UFC is back in Abu Dhabi, and with that comes a Frdiay afternoon Fight Night. Fight Afternoon? I think so. While these Fight Night cards usually have a relatively weak undercard, there’s some good stuff here across a wide range of weight classes. Exciting? Yes. Even if Camozzi/Craig was taken from the card due…

April 5th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 39 Date: April 11, 2014 Arena: DU Arena City: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Lightweight bout: Ramsey Nijem (+165) vs Beneil Dariush (-190) Fight Breakdown: Kicking things off for the UFC Fight Night 39 main card in Abu Dhabi will be a lightweight contest between The Ultimate Fighter season 13 finalist Ramsey…

April 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 39 is a five-round heavyweight bout between Roy “Big Country” Nelson and Antonio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Nelson as a -155 favorite (bet $155 to win $100) while Nogueira is a +135 underdog (bet $100 to win $135). MMA oddsmaker…

April 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 39 is a featherweight bout between Clay “The Carpenter” Guida and Tatsuya “Crusher” Kawajiri. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Guida as a -140 favorite (bet $140 to win $100) while Kawajiri is a +120 underdog (bet $100 to win $120). MMA oddsmaker originally opened…

April 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout of UFC Fight Night 39 is a lightweight bout between Beneil Dariush and Ramsey Nijem. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Dariush as a -185 favorite (bet $185 to win $100) while Nijem is a +160 underdog (bet $100 to win $160). MMA oddsmaker originally opened up…

March 31st, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas released the betting odds for the four main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 39 over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all four fights. Also, be sure to keep an eye out for my full-length fight breakdowns for all four fights…

February 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC today announced a number of new bouts for the UFC Fight Night 39: Nogueira vs. Nelson card, which takes place April 11, 2014 at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The previously announced bouts, many of which I have given my thoughts on in previous editions of MMA Odds and Ends,…

January 16th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC Fight Night 35 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger are now five for six since teaming up after suffering our first losing night. Part one is…

January 15th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 35 Date: January 15, 2013 Arena: Arena at Gwinnett Center City: Duluth, GA Lightweight bout: Justin “Fast Eddy” Edwards (125) vs Ramsey Nijem (-135) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 35 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will be headlined by a welterweight scrap between two former team-mates of The Ultimate Fighter…

November 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new fight bookings for the new years this past weekend, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all of them. Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins, UFC on FOX 10 The first new fight announcement the UFC made this weekend is a lightweight bout between…

August 17th, 2013
Gabe Killian

Lightweight bout: James Vick (+160) vs Ramsey Nijem (-170) Fight Breakdown: The Facebook prelims portion of UFC Fight Night 26 from Boston, MA features a lightweight contest between TUF Live semi-finalist James Vick and TUF 12 finalist Ramsey Nijem. Vick is currently the underdog at +160 ($100 to win $160) with the favorite Nijem being…