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December 15th, 2018
Staff

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. After 37 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

October 6th, 2018
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. After 28 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

January 11th, 2017
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 fight of the main card, as John Moraga and Sergio Pettis square off in a Top 15 flyweight clash at UFC Fight Night 103. John Moraga…

January 11th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn Date: January 15, 2017 Arena: Talking Stick Resort Arena City: Phoenix, AZ The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Phoenix, AZ for the second time in promotional history this Sunday (January 15, 2017) with UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn. The 12-fight card is set to…

September 27th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went back to Brasilia, Brazil this past Saturday night with UFC Fight Night 95: Cyborg vs Lansberg. It was an entertaining night that saw seven of 13 bouts end inside the distance. Following the night of scraps in Brazil, let’s take a look at a few potential matchups featuring some of…

September 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

Cristiane  “Cyborg” Justino makes weight for tomorrows UFC Brasilia event  Cris Cyborg made weight on Friday (141-pounds on the dot) for her matchup tomorrow night against Lina Lansberg at UFC Brasilia. Here’s a look at her weighing in below courtesy of MMAFighting. Here’s a look at the complete UFC Fight Night 95 early weigh-ins Main Card (FS1, 10 p.m….

March 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

New York State Assembly passes bill. MMA now legal in New York  Tuesday afternoon, the Assembly in the capital city of Albany voted to legalize MMA on a bipartisan vote of 113-25. From here the bill now moves to the desk of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, where it’s assumed he’ll sign it. New York State Athletic Commission then…

February 29th, 2016
James Lynch

Rafael Carvalho vs. Melvin Manhoef title fight headlines Bellator 155  Bellator announced Friday that newly crowned middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho will defend his title against Melvin Manhoef. Carvalho (12-1)  won the vacant middleweight title with a body kick TKO of Brandon Halsey at Bellator 144. Heading into this matchup he’s currently riding a 12-fight winning streak. Manhoef…

February 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Peter Barrett (5-0) and brother Max Barrett (1-0) discuss their wins at Cage Titans 27 on Jan. 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  They also talk about the cage breaking loose in one of the earlier fights on the card, how they celebrated after their victories and when they’d both like…

January 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Peter Barrett (4-0) and his brother Max Barrett (0-0) discuss their upcoming fights at Cage Titans 27 on Jan. 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Peter and Max also talk about growing up together, influence of the Diaz brothers, fine dining and why they plan on sticking around with Cage Titans…

October 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX Flyweight bout: Chris Cariaso (+160) vs Sergio Pettis (-185) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 192 prelims on UFC Fight Pass will be featuring a flyweight contest between the veteran Chris “Kamikaze” Cariaso and Duke Roufus product Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis. Both fighters are coming…

March 14th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 185 Date: 03/14/15 Arena: American Airlines Center City: Dallas, TX Flyweight bout: Ryan Benoit (+450) vs Sergio Pettis (-525) Fight Breakdown: Wrapping things up for UFC 185’s Fight Pass prelims will be a flyweight scrap between Texas’ own Ryan “Baby Face” Benoit and Roufusport product Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis. Benoit is a heavy underdog…

March 8th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 185 is a three-round flyweight bout between Sergio Pettis and Ryan Benoit. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Pettis is a -420 favorite (bet $420 to win $100) while Benoit is a +335 underdog (bet $100 to win $335). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Pettis at -425…

January 14th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced in the last 24 hours, and for today’s Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on these new matches. Yancy Medeiros vs. Tony Ferguson, UFC 184 A lightweight bout between rising contenders Yancy Medeiros and Tony Ferguson has been added to UFC 184, which takes place February…

December 5th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 181 bantamweight Sergio Pettis as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Matt Hobar this Saturday night (Dec. 6, 2014) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented younger brother of the current UFC lightweight champion knows he has a long ways to…

December 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC 181 is a three-round bantamweight bout between Sergio Pettis and Matt Hobar. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Pettis is a -320 favorite (bet $320 to win $100) while Hobar is a +260 underdog (bet $100 to win $260). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Pettis…

December 1st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 181 Date: December 6, 2014 Arena: Mandalay Bay Events Center City: Las Vegas, NV Bantamweight bout: Matt “The Crowbar” Hobar (+260) vs Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis (-320) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 181 preliminary card on UFC Fight Pass will feature a bantamweight contest between Dallas’ Matt “The Crowbar” Hobar and Milwaukee’s Sergio “The Phenom”…

October 10th, 2014
Adam Martin.

“The Preacher’s Daughter” has finally arrived in the Octagon. Holly Holm’s UFC debut is finally official, as the former women’s world boxing champion will make her Octagon debut at UFC 181 when she takes on Raquel Pennington in a three-round women’s bantamweight contest. The event takes place December 6 at Mandalay Bay Events Center in…

June 7th, 2014
Jason Nawara

Albuquerque, New Mexico plays host to the first UFC event post the marathon we had last week, and we get UFC Fight Night 42, which will brandish some interesting up and comers and some familiar names on the undercard, which we will be looking at here. In the prelim main event, we have the star…

June 5th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 42 Date: June 7, 2014 Arena: Tingley Coliseum City: Albuquerque, NM Lightweight bout: Sergio Pettis (-500) vs Yaotzin Meza (+400) Fight Breakdown: The FOX Sports 1 preliminary card for UFC Fight Night 42 will feature a bantamweight scrap between Roufosport’s Sergio Pettis and The MMA Lab’s Yaotzin Meza, with Pettis being the…

June 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 42 is a three-round bantamweight bout between Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis and Yaotzin Meza. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Pettis as a -440 favorite (bet $440 to win $100) while Meza is a +350 underdog (bet $100 to win $350). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

March 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby were busy on Wednesday, as a number of new matchups were revealed to the fans. And for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Remember, all of my lines are based on my initial thoughts of these matchups and are not…

January 25th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 10 Date: January 25, 2014 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL Bantamweight bout: Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres (+175) vs Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis (-190) Fight Breakdown: The UFC on FOX 10 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will be headlined by a bantamweight scrap between The Ultimate Fighter season 12’s Alex “Bruce…

January 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The preliminary card fight that I’m by far most excited for at UFC on FOX 10 is a bantamweight contest between Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis and Alex “Bruce LeeRoy” Caceres. The current betting line for this bout at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Pettis as a -215 favorite (bet $215 to win $100), while Caceres is a +170 underdog…

January 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 10 bantamweight Sergio Pettis as he prepares for his main event bout this Saturday night (Jan. 25, 2013) against Alex Caceres at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The talented Roufusport product won a close decision in his UFC debut, but now that the jitters are…

November 16th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 167 bantamweight Will Campuzano as he prepares for his preliminary card bout tonight (Nov. 16, 2013) against Sergio Pettis at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented Texan earned his second stint in UFC after winning five straight fights outside the promotion. He believes…

November 15th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 167 bantamweight Sergio Pettis as he prepares for his preliminary card bout tomorrow night (Nov. 16, 2013) against Will Campuzano at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The highly touted Roufusport prospect may be making his UFC debut, but he’s had plenty of opportunity to…

October 1st, 2013
Adam Martin.

Big news broke late last night in the MMA world as Evy Rodrigues of Brazilian new outlet Globo.com confirmed that Sergio Pettis, the younger brother of UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, has signed a contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship and he will make his debut as a bantamweight at UFC 167. A debut opponent…

August 16th, 2013
Jason Nawara

Ed Soares and Resurrection Fighting Alliance return to AXS TV this Friday at 10PM EST with a somewhat hodgepodge crew of fighters stepping in at the last moments due to injuries and various acts of god, but regardless – this RFA show will deliver like they always do. In the main event, veteran Jeff Curran…

June 22nd, 2013
Adam Martin.

On Friday night in Milwaukee, WI, in the main event of RFA 8, Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis — the younger brother of UFC superstar Anthony Pettis — made his flyweight debut and it was an impressive one as he knocked out Dillard Pegg with a beautiful 1-2 combo in the first round of their title…

June 21st, 2013
Brad Taschuk

Tonight, the RFA puts on an entertaining and intriguing card that will air live on AXS TV. The card is prospect laden, as all four fights feature fighters who are definitely on the way up. The main event pits 7-0 Sergio Pettis — the younger brother of Anthony — against Dillard “Joe” Pegg, as he…

June 21st, 2013
Frank Trigg

At this point in his career, Sergio Pettis is still known as Anthony’s brother, and rightfully so, as ‘Showtime’ is one of the top fighters in MMA. However, with a chance to win the RFA’s Flyweight belt this Friday, he could be moving on to the UFC shortly to make his own name in the…

June 21st, 2013
Jason Nawara

RFA 8 comes to us on AXS TV at 10pm EST Live from Milwaukee with some late changes coming in the final minutes The main event was set to be WEC and UFC vet Jeff Curran taking on Anthony Pettis’ little brother Sergio (7-0) for the inaugural RFA 125-pound title, but he had to drop…

April 29th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Referee Kim Winslow announced today on her Facebook page that she will be the main referee during season 18 of “The Ultimate Fighter,” which features men and women bantamweights competing for a six-figure contract in the UFC under the watchful of eye of coaches Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano. Here’s what Winslow wrote on Facebook:…

November 2nd, 2012
Adam Martin.

Event: RFA 4 Date: Friday, November 2, 2012 Location: Las Vages, NV, U.S. How to Watch: Preliminary card streams on Sherdog.com main card streams on AXS TV at 10 p.m. (ET) RFA 4 is live Friday night, and it’s going to be an event to remember. Up and down this card is full of UFC veterans and promising up-and-coming…