strikeforce odds

May 3rd, 2013
Reed Kuhn

By Reed Kuhn @Fightnomics I previously introduced the idea that the betting public places high value on Octagon pedigree, and may be underestimating fighters crossing over from Strikeforce. If you haven’t read the full explanation of why this might be so, please do so here, and forgive the quick science lesson. The initial results supported…

May 3rd, 2013
Reed Kuhn

By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics In January of 2013, Strikeforce hosted its final event before folding the promotion and sending select fighters into the UFC. Top fighters had already been cherry-picked from the Strikeforce roster, perceived by some as Zuffa pillaging the spoils of war for the UFC’s benefit before the 2011 buyout reached its inevitable…

April 19th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FOX 7: April 20, 2013 HP Pavilion in San Jose, California UFC Heavyweight Contender (former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champ) Daniel Cormier (-400) Profile: Daniel Cormier (11-0) is a former Olympic freestyle wrestler turned Strikeforce heavyweight powerhouse out of American Kickboxing Academy who has had a rollercoaster’s share of ups and downs. An excruciating 2008…

January 11th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsbreaker and Frank Trigg bring you an inside look at the world of MMA through the eyes of the fighters themselves as they prepare for their upcoming events. Frank discusses the important topics covering training camp happenings, personal perspectives and sentiments on upcoming match ups, and each fighters overviews of their soon to be opponents….

January 9th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK Saturday, January 12, 2013 Strikeforce Welterweight Champion Nate Marquardt (-275) Profile: Nate Marquardt (32-10-2) earned the Strikeforce welterweight title with a knockout against Tyron Woodley. This after the 33-year-old appeared headed toward the downside of his career after being released by the UFC for…

January 9th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK Saturday, January 12, 2013 Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier (-1750) Profile: Daniel Cormier (10-0) is a former Olympic freestyle wrestler turned Strikeforce heavyweight powerhouse out of American Kickboxing Academy who has had a rollercoaster’s share of ups and downs. An excruciating 2008 Olympic bid in…

January 9th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK Saturday, January 12, 2013 Strikeforce Heavyweight Contender Josh Barnett (-1550) Profile: A legend in the sport of MMA and long known as one of the best and most controversial heavyweights in the sport, Josh Barnett (31-6) is a Pancrase champion, a Pride GP semifinalist,…

January 9th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK Saturday, January 12, 2013 Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Contender Gegard Mousasi (-550) Profile: One of MMA’s best-kept secrets, Gegard Mousasi (32-3-2) is a well-known name for fans of the Japanese fight scene. Mousasi has been in the backstage locker room of just about every MMA organization…

January 9th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK Saturday, January 12, 2013 Strikeforce Middleweight Contender Jacare Souza (-365) Profile: Also known as “Jacare” or “Alligator” in Portuguese, Ronaldo Souza (16-3-1) is a legend in the annals of BJJ history. After a quick start to his career in Brazil, where he went 7-1,…

January 9th, 2013
Jason Nawara

The final Strikeforce preliminary bouts in Showtime history are set to take place this Saturday night at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Knowing relatively well in advance that this would be the Strikeforce finale, founder and CEO Scott Coker has tried to create a stacked card full of veterans and fresh talent from…

September 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: November 3, 2012 Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Middelweight Title Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold (-450) Profile: Luke Rockhold (9-1) is riding a nine-fight winning streak since losing to Tony Rubalcava by TKO during his second Melee on the Mountain event back in 2007. All nine wins have been in Strikeforce, including…

September 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Hosts Nick Kalikas and Miguel Iturrate are joined by Lead MMA Writer Case Keefer from the Las Vegas Sun and Fight Analytics Specialist Reed Kuhn from Fightnomics.com to break odds on the upcoming UFC 155, Strikeforce Oklahoma City, and UFC on FX 6 MMA events.

August 31st, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy September 29, 2012 Power Balance Pavilion in Sacramento, California Strikeforce Lighweight Champion Gilbert Melendez (-900) Profile: Dominant Strikeforce lightweight champ Gilbert Melendez (21-2) has spent the last few years in the organization mopping up the competition and waiting for an opportunity in the UFC. Currently on a seven-fight winning streak, “El…

August 31st, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opens odds on this Strikeforce Sacramento Gilbert Melendez vs Pat Healy Lightweight Title bout.

August 16th, 2012
Jason Nawara

Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman comes at us live on Showtime this Saturday, August 18 from San Diego, California. The night starts at 8 p.m. (ET) with a quadruple stack of preliminary bouts on Showtime Extreme, featuring faces new and old in the MMA world, who will be trying to solidify their standings in the Strikeforce kingdom….

August 12th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman August 18, 2012 at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California Strikeforce Welterweight Contender Tarec Saffiedine (-305) Profile: Tarec Saffiedine (12-3) enjoyed a steady stream of success on the independent circuit, which led him to training with the legendary Team Quest in California and a stint with DREAM. The 25-year-old…

August 12th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman August 18, 2012 at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California Strikeforce Middleweight Contender Ronaldo Souza (-450) Profile: Also known as “Jacare” or “Alligator” in Portuguese, Ronaldo Souza (15-3-1) is a legend in the annals of BJJ history. After a quick start to his career in Brazil, where he went…

August 12th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman August 18, 2012 at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (-475) Profile: Ronda Rousey (5-0) is an MMA sensation thanks to the unbeaten start to her career in the sport. While she may lack experience after making her pro debut less than a year…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsbreaker Hosts Nick Kalikas and Miguel Iturrate are joined by special guests MMA Insider Jason Nawara from Middleeasy.com and Professional Bettor Luca Fury from MMAOddsbreaker.com to preview the upcoming UFC 150 event and open odds on UFC 152, UFC 153, and StrikeForce’s upcoming Heavyweight bout. Opening MMA Odds and Breakdown: UFC 152 Opening Odds: Michael…

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opens odds on the Frank Mir vs Daniel Cormier Strikeforce Heavyweight Match up.

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opens odds on the Frank Mir vs Daniel Cormier Strikeforce Heavyweight Match up.

August 3rd, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMAOddsbreaker.com Host Nick Kalikas previews the upcoming UFC 150 event and opens odds on UFC 152, UFC 153, and StrikeForce’s upcoming Heavyweight bout.

July 16th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

Episode 28 of MMAOddsBreaker is hosted by MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and veteran MMA matchmaker Migual Iturrate, who are joined by two special guests in MMA Analyst Larry Pepe from ProMMARadio.com and Professional Bettor Luca Fury from MMAOddsBreaker.com. Kalikas and Iturrate discuss the upcoming fights between Urijah Faber and Renan Barao for the interim bantamweight title along…

July 16th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

MMA Oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opens odds on upcoming UFC 150, StrikeForce, and Bellator events.

July 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

StrikeForce Opening Odds: Roger Bowling (+235) vs Tarec Saffiedine (-305)

July 14th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

StrikeForce Opening Odds: Derek Brunson (+300) vs Ronaldo Souza (-450)

June 8th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Heavyweight Title: Junior Dos Santos (-150) vs Cain Velasquez (+120)