rose namajunas

May 8th, 2019
James Lynch

Fighters predict the 115lb title fight- champion Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade on May 11th.   https://youtu.be/n3dZegC8WqU

May 8th, 2019
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin preview UFC 237 and answer all of your questions for the next hour. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy. Check out their clothes at Amazon here  Watch today’s show below at YouTube.

April 17th, 2017
James Lynch

 UFC on FOX 24 video highlights: Demetrious Johnson vs. Wilson Reis  UFC on FOX 24 video highlights: Robert Whittaker vs. “Jacare” Souza UFC on FOX 24 video highlights: Rose Namajunas vs. Michelle Waterson Rizin FF 5 results Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Anthony Birchak via unanimous decision Amir Aliakbari def. Geronimo dos Santos via TKO (ground-and-pound from the…

April 2nd, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to Kansas City, MO for the first time in promotional history on April 15th with UFC on FOX 24: Johnson vs. Reis. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary card action starting at 4:30 p.m. (ET) on UFC Fight Pass followed by more prelims and…

April 1st, 2017
Brad Taschuk

Much of the UFC’s spring schedule has already been sorted out, and matchmakers Sean Shelby and Mick Maynard have begun to fill in the summer events for the promotion. However, up until now there are no betting odds for any events beyond June 3rd’s UFC 212. That changed today as MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened…

April 1st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has wrapped up it’s action for the month of March, so let’s take a quick look at three main card barn burners that await us in the upcoming month… Fight: Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi Card: UFC 210 Where: Buffalo, NY When: April 8, 2017 Thoughts: This is arguably the…

April 1st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has two women’s divisions (strawweight and bantamweight) that are hot and growing, one recently launched (featherweight) with rumors of two more (atomweight and flyweight) being added to the promotion’s roster in the not so distant future. Here, I will highlight the six scheduled women’s bouts that await us in the upcoming…

June 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Bellator heavyweight  Kimbo Slice passes away at age 42 Bellator heavyweight Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson passed away Monday night in his home state of Florida. There hasn’t been an offical cause of death. Bellator President Scott Coker released the following statment “We are all shocked and saddened by the devastating and untimely loss of Kimbo Slice,…

April 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 strawweight Tecia Torres as she prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Rose Namajunas at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The undefeated top contender missed out on a title shot on season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter but she has her sights set…

April 14th, 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 main card on the UFC on Fox 19 as Rose Namajunas takes on Tecia Torres in a top five strawweight clash.   Rose…

April 13th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC on Fox 19. These fights represent some of the highest moments in the careers of their respective participants, and should serve to pique your interest heading into the event. Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader – UFC Fight Night 28 Upcoming Bout: Glover…

April 13th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 strawweight Rose Namajunas as she prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Tecia Torres at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The former title challenger and TUF 20 finalist has done her homework in preparation for this rematch and she feels things…

February 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Alex Oliveira replaces Tim Means against Donald Cerrone for UFC Fight Night 83 headliner Looks like it’s Cowboy vs. Cowboy at UFC Fight Night 83 per MMAFighting.com. With Tim Means off the card due to potential USADA violation, Alex Oliveira will move up 170 pounds and take on Cerrone on short notice. Oliveira (14-2-1, 1 NC) moves back up to the welterweight division after a…

December 16th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 82 adds more fights Derek Brunson vs. Roan Carneiro Brunson (14-3) has won three straight fights since his loss to Yoel Romero at UFC Fight Night 35. Carneiro (20-9) has been out the last few months due to injury, but he returns to action off a submission win over Mark Munoz at UFC 184….

December 9th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 80: “VanZant vs Namajunas” takes place today (Wednesday, December 9, 2015) from inside The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 7:00 pm ET. The event is headlined by a strawweight bout between Paige VanZant and Rose Namajunas. UFC Fight…

December 8th, 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. Our UFC Fight Night 80 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

December 7th, 2015
Mike James

The main event of UFC Fight Night 80 is an exciting women’s strawweight matchup between #3 ranked Rose Namajunas and #7 ranked Paige VanZant. Namajunas is replacing Joanne Calderwood, who had to withdraw from the fight due to injury. The winner of this matchup will only be a fight or two away from a title…

December 4th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Kicking off the busiest UFC weekend ever will be a Fight Pass event on Thursday night. The subscription service has become more of a focus for the organization in 2015, and UFC Fight Night 80 is a great example of that. The UFC’s youth movement will be on full display with Paige Van Zant and…

December 4th, 2015
James Lynch

Strawweight Randa Markos (5-2) discusses her upcoming fight with Karolina Kowalkiewicz at UFC on FOX 17 on Dec. 19th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Randa also discusses also talks about a variety of other topics including – Signing with Octos Management, which also represents Jessica Eye and Stipe Miocic – Moving from Windsor to…

November 21st, 2015
James Lynch

Strawweight Erin LaMonte (3-0 amateur) discusses her upcoming fight with Randi Beth Boyington at NEF 20 on Nov 21st during a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Erin also talks about a variety of other topics including – Having a child recently and having not competed in the cage since 2013 – Her last opponent refusing…

October 28th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Another day, another fight substitution. Word came out yesterday that the upcoming UFC Fight Night 80 main event has been changed, as a teammate of Paige VanZant dished the details on her upcoming main event against Joanne Calderwood. Calderwood is out, but VanZant will still fight this upcoming December. Instead, she’ll face another young talent…

October 3rd, 2015
Mike James

Kicking off UFC 192’s Fox Sports 1 televised preliminary card is a women’s strawweight matchup between #4 ranked Rose Namajunas and Angela “Overkill” Hill. Namajunas makes her first appearance since losing to Carla Esparza in the inaugural UFC strawweight title fight last December. Hill, meanwhile, has compiled a 1-1 record in two UFC contests and…

October 2nd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 192 strawweight Rose Namajunas about her upcoming preliminary card fight this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) against Angela Hill at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The former Ultimate Fighter season 20 finalist feels she has a big advantage on a pure technical skill level and she’s working to take away any tangible…

August 18th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

While the weekend was a slow one for fight announcements, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) more than made up for it with multiple fights being booked for upcoming pay-per-view events later this year. Here’s a brief recap: Joseph Benavidez vs Ali Bagautinov, UFC 192 Two former flyweight title contenders will throw down on one of…

February 24th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Due to the UFC card happening on Sunday this past weekend, I missed some of the recent fight announcements the UFC made, so for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the fights I missed as well as give my thoughts on them. Rocky Lee vs. Taylor Lapilus, UFC Fight Night 64 A featherweight bout…

December 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here’s five crazy TUF 20 Finale prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Carla Esparza wins by submission (+700)/Esparza wins in round 3 (+2200)…

December 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 were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from the TUF 20 Finale. Surprises Charles Oliveira — Most bettors faded Charles Oliveira after he missed weight by one pound…

December 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This weekend was an interesting one in the two extremes of UFC weight classes. Friday night’s TUF 20 Finale focused almost exclusively on the women’s strawweight division, crowning the first champion at that weight. Saturday things went to the completely opposite end of the spectrum, as heavyweights more than double the size of the women…

December 14th, 2014
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale in Las Vegas, Nevada #5 Time for TUF Changes– In the latest season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF), the stakes were as high as they have ever been in the 20 seasons the show has aired in…

December 14th, 2014
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale was live from Las Vegas this past Friday night with 11 scheduled bouts and produced a night of exciting fights, culminating in the crowning of the promotion’s inaugural women’s strawweight champion. With the tournament wrapped-up and the TUF 20 Finale fights in our rear view, let’s take a look…

December 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The TUF 20 Finale took place Friday night at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the card overall had its moments, with the main card providing quite a bit of excitement for the fans in particular. Overall from a betting perspective, five favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds…

December 12th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this week as The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) Season 20 Finale draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down tonight (December 12, 2014) from the Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas, Nevada, and features a…

December 12th, 2014
Gabe Killian

TUF 20 Finale Date: December 12, 2014 Arena: The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale will be live from Las Vegas this tonight (Dec. 12, 2014) with 11 scheduled bouts, and the action will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary fights…

December 12th, 2014
Gabe Killian

TUF 20 Finale Date: December 12, 2014 Arena: The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale will be live from Las Vegas this tonight (Dec. 12, 2014) with 11 scheduled bouts, and the action will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary fights…

December 12th, 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 The Ultimate Fighter 20 tonight (December 12, 2014) in Las Vegas,…

December 12th, 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…

December 11th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale: “Esparza vs Namajunas” takes place today (Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014) from the Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas Nevada. The event is headlined by a strawweight title bout between TUF 20 finalists Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas. Also on tap will be a featured…

December 11th, 2014
Gabe Killian

TUF 20 Finale Date: December 12, 2014 Arena: The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale will be live from Las Vegas this tomorrow night (Dec. 12, 2014) with 11 scheduled bouts, and the action will be live on FOX Sports 1. If interested in wagering on…

December 11th, 2014
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at women’s strawweight Lisa Ellis as she takes on fellow TUF 20 competitor Felice Herrig at the TUF 20 Finale. Lisa Ellis Hometown: Olympia, Washington Age: 32 Height: 5’4” Weight Class: Women’s Strawweight Camp: United…

December 11th, 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 Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is…

December 10th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The last two fights for the TUF 20 Finale were determined on Wednesday night, as Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas emerged victorious in their semi-final bouts. That earned the pair the right to fight for the inaugural UFC strawweight title. Esparza has long been viewed as one of the top 115lb fighters in the world,…

December 10th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

UFC on FOX December 13, 2014 Lightweight Matchup: Daron Cruickshank vs KJ Noons By @fightnomics   Big Picture:  In a busy weekend for the UFC, a few fights might be flying under the radar. Between the crowning of the first ever UFC Women’s Strawweight champion and the blockbuster card the next night on “Big Fox,”…

December 6th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While the strawweight title fight that will headline the TUF 20 finale has not yet been made public — that will happen on Wednesday as Carla Esparza takes on Jessica Penne, and Rose Namajunas battles Randa Markos in the semifinals — most of the card has been announced already. While the season itself did not…

November 26th, 2014
Gabe Killian

Season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter features UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and the first man to challenge his title, Gilbert Melendez as the coaches for eight women’s strawweights who will be competing in a 16-woman bracket for a chance to become the first ever UFC women’s strawweight champion. The show airs Wednesday nights at…

December 12th, 2013
Adam Martin.

After weeks of rumors, the UFC yesterday officially announced the introduction of the women’s strawweight (115 lbs) division to the biggest MMA promotion in the world. UFC president Dana White, who broke the news via media conference call, revealed that Invicta FC has assigned 11 fighters to the UFC, and a total of 16 strawweights…

July 13th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg recently spoke with Invicta’s rising star Rose Namajunas (and boyfriend Pat Barry), in what may be the single most entertaining interview in MMA Oddsbreaker history. Rose and Pat talk about everything from long romantic car rides, to who does the cooking and cleaning, and there may even be some mention of…