rashad evans

March 8th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in back in Las Vegas, NV this past Saturday night (March 4, 2017) with UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson II. It was an entertaining night of fights, and the scraps are now behind us, so let’s take a look at some potential matchups featuring a few of the competitors from…

March 3rd, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 209 Date: March 4, 2017 Arena: T-Mobile Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV this Saturday night (March 4, 2017) with UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson II. The action-packed fight card is stacked with 11 scheduled bouts that are set to…

February 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV this Saturday night (March 4, 2017) with UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson II. The action-packed fight card is stacked with 12 scheduled bouts that are set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. ET….

February 27th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

While it may not do blockbuster business, next weekend’s UFC 209 is a massive card for hardcore MMA fans. Headlined by a pair of very intriguing title fights, the card also features plenty of fan favorites, and several of the more highly regarded prospects on the roster at the moment. The main event will be…

February 6th, 2017
Gabe Killian

MMA Roasted host Adam Hunter is joined by MMAOddsBreaker.com‘s Frank Trigg and Gabe Killian to interview ‘Suga’ Rashad Evans and discuss a variety of topics in the latest episode of the podcast.

February 2nd, 2017
James Lynch

Rashad Evans vs. Dan Kelly set for UFC 209 Rashad Evans hopes to finally make his return to the cage at UFC 209 as he faces Dan Kelly. The matchup was first reported by ESPN.com. Evans (19-5-1) was slated to fight Tim Kennedy at UFC 205, but an issue on his pre-fight medical exam caused the…

November 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Yair Rodriguez vs. BJ Penn headlines UFC Fight Night Phoenix on January 15th  UFC officials announced Monday that Hall-of-Famer BJ Penn will battle Yair Rodriguez in the main event of UFC Fight Night Phoenix on January 15th. Penn (16-10-2) hasn’t fought since losing his third straight fight to Frankie Edgar in July 2014. The 37-year-old…

November 10th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC strips Jon Jones of interim light heavyweight title After a suspension was handed down earlier this week to Jon Jones earlier this week, the UFC has stripped light heavyweight of his interim title. Jones (22-1 was given a one-year suspension by USADA ahead of his UFC 200 matchup with Daniel Cormier back in July and cannot…

November 9th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 205 Date: November 12, 2016 Arena: Madison Square Garden City: New York City, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to New York City for the first time in both promotional and mixed martial arts history for UFC 205. The stacked 13-fight card will get going with preliminary card action on UFC Fight Pass…

August 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson officially headline UFC 204  UFC officials announced Monday that the rematch between UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson is official as they will headline UFC 204 on October 8 in Manchester, England. The Las Vegas based promotion also announced six other fights, the most notable include Vitor Belfort (25-12) vs. Gegard…

April 17th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 152 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by Flo Sports managing editor Jeremy Botter to discuss his new role with the company. Then lightweight Kevin Lee discusses his upcoming fight with Efrain Escudero at UFC 197. Finally we’re joined by…

April 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 19: “Evans vs Teixeira” takes place today (Friday, April 15, 2016) from inside Amalie Arena Tampa, Florida. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 4:30 pm ET. The event is headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira. UFC on Fox 19 Weigh-in Stream: …

April 14th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes. Our UFC on Fox 19 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

April 13th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

With Lance celebrating the birth of his second child, Sean decided to rejoin the podcast for once. On a weekend where the Fox card features some of the greatest MMA Analysis official nicknames in the sport, this one still turned out alright without our usual host. Listen here: Consensus Bet: Parlay: Lyoto Machida & Beneil…

April 12th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This weekend the UFC returns to big FOX with a slightly altered card. The main event was set to be Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson in a lightweight title eliminator, but a late injury forced… NOT Khabib out of the fight. Who saw that one coming? As a result, Khabib will now be getting the…

April 11th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 light heavyweight Rashad Evans as he prepares for his upcoming main event this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Glover Teixeira at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The former UFC champion and Ultimate Fighter season two winner has been impressed by the recent performances of Teixeira…

April 10th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

UFC on FOX 19 April 16th, 2016 Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans Location: Tampa, Florida Venue: Amalie Arena Broadcast: FOX (8pm ET) UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Glover Teixeira Former light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira was seen as one of the best 205ers outside of the UFC for many years until he was finally snatched…

March 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is going on a three week hiatus after this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 85 event, but there are still plenty of fights to get excited about in the coming weeks and months. UFC on Fox 19 will take place on April 16th and will feature several high profile bouts including a rematch between…

March 10th, 2016
James Lynch

Glover Texieria replaces Shogun against Rashad Evans at UFC Fight Night Tampa Damon Martin of FOX Sports reported on Wednesday that an injury has forced Mauricio “Shogun” Rua off UFC Fight Night Tampa. Fellow Brazillian Glover Teixeira has be tabbed as the replacement to face Rashad Evans. Teixeira (24-4) is coming off back to back victories over Ovince…

January 28th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has several more intriguing bouts booked for 2016 already, including an upcoming main event for UFC on Fox 19, which takes place later this spring (April 16, 2016) at a yet to be determined venue and location. The event will be headlined by a lightweight clash between top contenders Tony Ferguson and…

December 18th, 2015
James Lynch

Fedor’s opponent revealed for Rizin NYE show Early this morning, Rizin Fighting Federation announced at press conference that Fedor Emelianenko will meet Jaideep Singh at their New Year’s Eve show at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan. MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani was first to break the news back in October despite the promotion initially refuting Helwani’s report. Emelianenko (34-4-1NC) hasn’t competed since…

October 10th, 2015
Gabe Killian

While engaged with his fans on the video streaming website Twitch, former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Quinton “Rampage” Jackson called “Suga” Rashad Evans for a live conversation, per request of his fans in the chatroom. Initially, Evans did not answer his phone call. However, he immediately called back, and hilarity ensued… I enjoyed watching this…

October 1st, 2015
Mike James

One of the featured attractions on UFC 192’s main card is a highly relevant light heavyweight contest between former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad “Suga” Evans and Ryan “Darth” Bader. The winner of this fight may be next in line to face the winner of Daniel Cormier versus Alexander Gustafsson.   Rashad Evans (19-3-1 MMA,…

September 30th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes and Kountermove. Our UFC 192 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free to…

September 29th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 192 light heavyweight Ryan Bader about his upcoming main card fight this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) against Rashad Evans at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The former Ultimate Fighter season eight winner feels he has a big advantage due to his ability to stay active while Evans…

July 9th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Rashad Evans is set to return to the Octagon after a nearly two-year layoff. The former UFC light heavyweight champion and the winner of TUF 2 will take on Ryan Bader at UFC 192, which takes place October 3 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The bout is expected to serve as the co-main event…

December 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 61: Evans vs. Teixeira Date: February 22, 2015 Location: Proto Algere, Brazil Venue: Ginasio Gigantinho Broadcast: FS1 UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Rashad Evans Former UFC light heavyweight champion and winner of The Ultimate Fighter 2, Rashad Evans (19-3-1) has been one of the more recognizable faces in the UFC over the last half-decade. Evans is a true professional…

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…

February 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 170 featured a number of standout performances that seemingly came out of nowhere, as well as a number of fighters who disappointed in their bouts. Here’s three surprises and three disappointments from UFC 170. Surprises Ronda Rousey — In the main event of UFC 170, Ronda Rousey put on a muay Thai clinic as…

February 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 170 turned out to be a very fun event as it featured a number of exciting finishes, many of which came by surprise — and therefore the odds on them were pretty crazy. Here’s five crazy UFC 170 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Ronda Rousey Wins By…

February 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the most intriguing fights on the entire UFC 170 card is a welterweight battle between top-10 ranked contenders Rory “Ares” MacDonald and Demian Maia. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists MacDonald as a -265 betting favorite (bet $265 to win $100) while Maia is a +245 underdog (bet $100 to…

February 21st, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 170 is a five-round title fight between UFC women’s bantamweight champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey and Sara McMann. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Rousey as a -450 betting favorite (bet $450 to win $100) while McMann is a +400 underdog (bet $100 to win $400). MMA oddsmaker…

February 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC 170 is a three-round light heavyweight bout between Daniel “DC” Cormier and Patrick “Durkin” Cummins. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Cormier as a massive -1300 betting favorite (bet $1300 to win $100) while Cummins is a +850 underdog (bet $100 to win $850). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

February 16th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 40 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome retired UFC fighter Jonathan Goulet to talk all about his life after fighting.   The Big Three 1) Thoughts on the UFC 170 card that lost Rashad Evans? 2) Should Tyler Manawaroa have been cut?? 3) Bellator coming to Canada May 9…

February 14th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Well, UFC 170 has its co-main event, but it’s not a fight anyone expected. Ultimate Fighting Champinoship announced yesterday that Daniel Cormier will still be making his light heavyweight debut on the card, but with Rashad Evans out with an injury, Cormier will now take on undefeated newcomer Patrick Cummins in the new co-main event…

February 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

With yet another bout scratched due to injury, the UFC 170 card is in trouble. It was announced yesterday by the UFC that former light heavyweight kingpin Rashad Evans has an injured leg and is out of his co-main event matchup against Daniel Cormier. No replacement will be sought to fight Cormier on a week’s…

December 9th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 170: EVANS VS. CORMIER Date: Feb. 22, 2013 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Broadcast: PPV UFC Light Heavyweight Daniel Cormier (-150) Profile: Daniel Cormier (13-0) is a former Olympic freestyle wrestler turned heavyweight powerhouse out of American Kickboxing Academy who has had a rollercoaster’s share of ups and downs. An excruciating 2008 Olympic bid in wrestling led Cormier to be…

November 18th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 167 went down this past Saturday night in Las Vegas and now, on Monday morning, fans and media alike are still talking about what went down, especially as far as how the judging in the main event of the evening was concerned. Anyways, regardless of what happened with the judging, the fact of the…

November 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 167 took place tonight in Las Vegas, NV, and it turned out to be one of the best cards of the year a it produced a number of sweet finishes as well as an extremely controversial main event decision that left the MMA world spinning. Overall, 10 betting favorites won while just two underdogs…

November 16th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 167 light heavyweight Chael Sonnen as he prepares for his co-headlining bout on Saturday night (Nov. 16, 2013) against Rashad Evans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The mouthy ex-realtor had plenty of choice words for a certain former Pride champion who he’s scheduled…

November 16th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 167 takes place tonight in Las Vegas, NV, and the card is absolutely stacked on paper with a number of exciting fights that should provide an evening of entertainment for the fans. I’ve looked through all the prop bets on the board at 5Dimes Sportsbook and have selected five which I think are very likely winners. Rory…

November 15th, 2013
Brian Hemminger

This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas and Frank Trigg were featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 167 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker and the longtime MMA veteran joined Peter Loshak in searching out value in the main card fights. Check out the videos below: UFC Welterweight Title Bout (c) Georges St. Pierre vs. Johny Hendricks Light…

November 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 167 is a long-awaited, five-round title bout between UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and No. 1 contender Johny Hendricks. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook sees St-Pierre as a -260 betting favorite (bet $260 to win $100), while Hendricks is a +220 dog (bet $100 to win…

November 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas today opened the complete betting odds for the entire UFC 167 event at 5Dimes Sportsbook, and here they are below. ———————– UFC 167: ST-PIERRE VS. HENDRICKS November 16, 2013 – Las Vegas, Nevada ——————– MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. EST) Johny Hendricks +180 Georges St-Pierre -260 (for UFC welterweight championship) Chael Sonnen…

November 9th, 2013
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas today opened the complete main card betting odds for UFC 167 at 5Dimes Sportsbook, and here they are below. ———————– UFC 167: ST-PIERRE VS. HENDRICKS November 16, 2013 – Las Vegas, Nevada ——————– MAIN CARD Johny Hendricks +180 Georges St-Pierre -260 (for UFC welterweight championship) Chael Sonnen +170 Rashad Evans -230 Robbie…

September 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 167: ST-PIERRE VS. HENDRICKS Date: November 16, 2013 Location: Las Vegas, NV Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center Broadcast: Pay-per-view UFC Light Heavyweight Rashad Evans (-230) Profile: Former UFC light heavyweight champion and winner of The Ultimate Fighter 2, Rashad Evans (18-3-1) has been one of the more recognizable faces in the UFC over the last half decade….

June 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

There’s always some crazy prop bets on the board for every UFC event, and while the majority of them are just fool’s gold, sometimes a few of them do cash out big time. Here’s five crazy prop bets that would have won you big money if you bet on them at UFC 161, based on…

June 16th, 2013
Miguel

The UFC’s event on FUEL TV last weekend featured 10 finishes in 12 fights, so we may have been a bit spoiled and perhaps thought the UFC was immune to the sort of tepid action that the World Series of Fighting put on Friday night. We were wrong. This was not a case of a…

June 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 161 has come and gone, and an event that fans and media believed was poor on paper played out that way in the cage as it was top-to-bottom one of the least entertaining fights cards of the year so far. It was also a very difficult night from a gambling perspective, as a number…

June 14th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC 161 MTS Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Saturday, June 15, 2013 Light heavyweight bout: Rashad Evans (-125) vs. Dan Henderson (+105) Fight Breakdown: The main event of UFC 161 is a three-round light heavyweight bout between Rashad Evans and Dan Henderson. Evans is currently a -125 betting favorite (bet $125 to win $100), while Henderson is a +105…

June 14th, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC 161 June 15, 2013 Light Heavyweights: Dan Henderson vs. Rashad Evans By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics Big Picture: In an odd turn of events, two former champions and potential future contenders are each coming off losses, yet have gone from mid-card placement to main event status via a more intense than usual injury card-shuffle. But…

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