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May 6th, 2015
James Lynch

It’s an unfortunate story we’ve heard far too often with World Series of Fighting. A disgruntled fighter on WSOF’s roster, financially strapped due to lack of cage time. That’s what happened to 8-1 featherweight prospect Freddy Assuncao this past year. “WSOF took on more than they could handle.” Assuncao told MMAOddsBreaker. “I had a pretty good…

May 4th, 2015
James Lynch

To casual MMA fans, lightweight Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante doesn’t register as a household name, but a hardcore MMA audience will remember the Brazilian for his storied career overseas which saw him win back to back tournaments for K1 in 2006 and 2007. Once considered one of the top 155 pound fighters in the world, Cavalcante…

May 3rd, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 103 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Adam (@MMAdamMartin) and I @LynchOnSports) welcome two great guests. First we welcome Canadian journalist Morgan Campbell of the Toronto Star to recap the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao boxing superfight. Then we welcome lightweight fighter Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante to talk about signing on with Titan FC.   The Big…

April 13th, 2015
James Lynch

Last month Chase Gormley captured his first major championship defeating Jon Madsen at Titan FC 33 to win the promotions inaugural heavyweight title. For Gormley it was a pinnacle moment, in a career which has seen it’s share of ups and downs. Most fans and pundits remember the California native for his short stint in the UFC…

March 18th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Friday night will be a busy one for title bouts, as Titan FC 33 has four separate belts up for grabs. From bantamweights up to heavyweights, the promotion’s title picture is in for a major shakeup. Three of the four champions who will emerge on Friday will be the first at their weight in Titan…

March 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of Titan FC 33 is a five-round featherweight title fight between Titan FC featherweight champion Desmond Green and challenger Kurt Holobaugh. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Green is a -205 favorite (bet $205 to win $100) while Holobaugh is a +165 underdog (bet $100 to win $165). MMA…

March 1st, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 94 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC featherweight Cody Bollinger to talk about his upcoming fight with Andre Harrison at Titan FC 33 on Mar. 20th. Then L.A. Daily news sports editor Brian Martin helps us recap all the action from UFC 184. The…

January 10th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Cashing in on a big upset is something that gives MMA bettors as much glee as anything. There’s something about being one of a handful of people on a certain side of a bout and watching it come through. Sometimes the opening line doesn’t make sense (should Michael Chandler really have opened as a -705…

December 28th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Kicking off our examination of the past year in MMA betting was this primer going over some basic numbers from the year. Those numbers were able to provide us baselines for how often favorites win, and allowed a bit of examination into which promotions see variance in that area. However, there are many things those…

December 27th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Another year has come and gone in the world of MMA, and now is the perfect time to take a look back at 2014 from a unique perspective: the MMA bettor. The gambling side of this sport has definitely expanded over the past twelve months. No longer is MMA betting something only discussed by a…

December 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Titan FC 32 took place tonight at Tsongas Center in Lowell, Mass, and the card overall was watchable although the main card definitely lacked in finishes. Overall from a betting perspective, all five betting favorites won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight. Favorites That Won In the main event of the…

December 17th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 32 featherweight Desmond Green as he prepares for his upcoming headlining title bout against Steven Siler this Friday night (Dec. 19, 2014) at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. The talented title challenger feels his game has come an incredibly long way since he began training at Tri-Star…

December 16th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 32 lightweight Rick Hawn as he prepares for his upcoming co-headlining bout against Carlos Prater this Friday night (Dec. 19, 2014) at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. The veteran former Team USA Judo Olympian is riding a two-fight losing streak, which resulted in his release from Bellator,…

December 16th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

With fighters pursuing a lawsuit against the UFC, constant complaints lobbed at WSOF, and Bellator still digging itself out of the fighter relations hole dug by Bjorn Rebney, Titan FC seems like one of the few organizations above the regional tier that fighters legitimately want to go to. The Titan FC 32 card is a…

December 16th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 32 featherweight Desmond Green as he prepares for his upcoming headlining title bout against Desmond Green this Friday night (Dec. 19, 2014) at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. The Ultimate Fighter season 14 veteran was taken aback by his abrupt release from the UFC and he is…

December 16th, 2014
Gabe Killian

Titan FC 32 Date: December 19, 2014 Arena: Tsongas Center City: Lowell, MA Titan Fighting Championship returns tonight (Dec. 19, 2014) with Titan FC 32 from the Tsongas Center in Lowell, MA. The event will be headlined by a five round featherweight title fight between Bellator veteran Desmond Green and UFC veteran Steven Siler, and…

December 16th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 32 flyweight Nick Honstein as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Iliarde Santos tonight (Dec. 19, 2014) at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. The explosive flyweight expects to live up to his nickname and start “Quick” against the UFC veteran, hoping to put away…

December 4th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Welcome to another top MMA podcast hosted on MMAOddsBreaker.com. The Verbal Submission has been around for over four years now and is hosted by yours truly. What can you expect from this show? Get to know new fighters – We search out top prospects and lesser known fighters to help give them a chance to…

November 18th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Welcome to another top MMA podcast hosted on MMAOddsBreaker.com. The Verbal Submission has been around for over four years now and is hosted by yours truly. What can you expect from this show? Get to know new fighters – We search out top prospects and lesser known fighters to help give them a chance to…

November 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

Titan FC 31 took place Friday night at USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida, and while the card overall wasn’t very entertaining, it at least ended with a bang in the main event. Overall from a betting perspective, three favorites won and one fight closed as a Pick ’em based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook….

October 31st, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of Titan FC 31 is a three-round featherweight bout between Desmond Green and Miguel Torres. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Green is a -280 favorite (bet $280 to win $100) while Torres is a +200 underdog (bet $100 to win $200). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Green at…

October 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

Titan FC 31 Date: October 31, 2014 Arena: USF Sun Dome City: Tampa, FL Featherweight bout: Desmond Green (-205) vs Miguel Torres (+165) Fight Breakdown: Featherweights Desmond Green and Miguel Torres will square off at tonight’s Titan FC 31, and both fighters are eager to earn a victory in their promotional debuts. Green is the…

October 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

Titan FC 31 Date: October 31, 2014 Arena: USF Sun Dome City: Tampa, FL Welterweight bout: Tyler Stinson (-190) vs Jose Figueroa (+150) Fight Breakdown: Welterweights Tyler Stinson and Jose Figueroa are set to collide at tonight’s Titan FC 31, and the Strikeforce veteran Stinson is the betting favorite heading into this 170-pound scrap at…

October 31st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC welterweight Brock Jardine as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Brock Jardine this Friday (October 31, 2014) at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida. The former UFC fighter was very happy to sign with Titan and he feels he’s well on his way to getting…

October 31st, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of Titan FC 31 is a three-round lightweight bout between Mike Ricci and Yoshiyuki Yoshida. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Ricci is a -420 favorite (bet $420 to win $100) while Yoshida is a +300 underdog (bet $100 to win $300). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened up Ricci at -475…

October 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

Titan FC 31 Date: October 31, 2014 Arena: USF Sun Dome City: Tampa, FL Titan FC returns from the USC Sun Dome in Tampa, FL this Halloween evening with an 11 fight card, including a five fight main card that will be live on the CBS Sports Network at 10pm ET. If interested in making…

October 30th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC lightweight Matt Wagy as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against William Sizemore this Friday (October 31, 2014) at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida. The former American Top Team fighter has made the transition to Team Alpha Male and he feels there’s a stark difference…

October 30th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

In a rare weekend with no UFC or Bellator event, Titan FC will be the most visible North American promotion putting on an MMA card. The company’s Halloween offering will feature a lightweight title bout, and feature some current and former champions from other organizations. Titan has been angling to make Mike Ricci a star…

October 30th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC welterweight Steve Montgomery as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Brock Jardine this Friday (October 31, 2014) at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida. The American Top Team product isn’t going to be taking his opponent lightly despite the fact that Jardine is currently in…

October 29th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC welterweight Hayder Hassan as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Felipe Portela this Friday (October 31, 2014) at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida. The talented American Top Team product is facing a familiar opponent in the Blackzilian Portela, but he looks at facing former…

October 29th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC featherweight Des Green as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Miguel Torres this Friday (October 31, 2014) at the USF Sundome in Tampa, Florida. The talented former Bellator tournament finalist feels he’s coming into his own as a fighter and his move to Tri-Star gym…

September 22nd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

This Friday, Titan FC will crown their first champion since rebranding, as Jason Brilz and Vinny Magalhaes square off in the main event of Titan FC 30. The card will have five fights in total airing on CBS Sports Network, including a featherweight title eliminator, and a pair of UFC veterans in action. The light…

September 22nd, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 30 light heavyweight Jason Brilz as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout against Vinny Magalhaes tonight (September 26th, 2014) at the Cedar Park Center in Cedar Park, Texas. The veteran grappler knows that he’ll be in for an equal skill-match up, but he believes the outcome of this fight will be decided by which…

August 25th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

On a weekend with two UFC events, there was just as much intriguing MMA outside of the Octagon as in it. That says a lot about the numerous promotions around the world who put on relevant fights this weekend, and that’s exactly what we’re here to take a look at. The weekend started off well,…

August 21st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan Fighting Championship 29 welterweight Micah Miller as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Bristol Marunde this Friday (August 22, 2014) at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The veteran grappler is moving up a weight class to take this fight. Despite his youth, he’s been…

August 20th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan Fighting Championship 29 lightweight Mike Ricci as he prepares for his upcoming main event bout against George Sotiropoulos this Friday (August 22, 2014) at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The talented Tri-Star product looked terrific in his last fight against Jorge Gurgel, and he’s hoping to make…

August 20th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

For those looking to avoid having their entire weekend consumed by MMA, hopefully you can find some free time on Sunday to be a human being. It was already expected that Saturday would be a busy one for MMA fans, as the UFC has 21 fights scheduled between their Macau and Tulsa events. However, Friday’s…

August 20th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan Fighting Championship 29 lightweight Kurt Holobaugh as he prepares for his upcoming bout against Lloyd Woodard tonight (August 22, 2014) at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The Louisiana native has been stepping into the cage opposite some very tough fighters in his last three fights, and he’s…

August 20th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of Titan FC 29 is a three-round lightweight bout between Mike Ricci and George Sotiropoulos. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Ricci as a -255 favorite (bet $255 to win $100) while Sotiropoulos is a +235 underdog (bet $100 to win $235). Ricci opened at -315 and Sotiropoulos opened…

August 20th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan Fighting Championship 29 welterweight Bristol Marunde as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Micah Miller tonight (August 22, 2014) at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The veteran of Las Vegas was thinking of hanging the gloves up until a very important conversation sparked some…

August 20th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan Fighting Championship 29 welterweight Keith Johnson as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Mike Bronzoulis tonight (August 22, 2014) at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The Alabama native has been keeping busy despite what his recent Sherdog record says, and he feels this fight…

August 19th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan Fighting Championship 29 welterweight Mike Bronzoulis as he prepares for his upcoming bout against Keith Johnson tonight (August 22, 2014) at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The former Fight Master finalist is fed up with a recent history of opponents backing out and he’s planning on taking…

August 10th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 65 myself (@LynchOnSports) & guest host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) welcome Titan FC featherweight Lloyd Woodard to talk about his upcoming fight against Kurt Holobaugh at Titan FC 29. Then Titan FC welterweight Bristol Marunde joins us to talk about his Titan FC 29 fight against Micah Miller. The Big Three  1) Jon Jones & Daniel…

August 8th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The past 24 hours has seen the UFC help fill out their upcoming trip to Sweden. Previously without a main event, the card will now be headlined by one of the fastest rising stars in the sport. Gunnar Nelson finally gets the big step up in competition that fans have clamored for, and it comes…

August 6th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Tuesday was another busy day in MMA, just not for the UFC. While the world’s biggest MMA promotion was still working through the aftermath of the Jones/Cormier brawl, the two other promotions with big TV deals were filling out future events. Bellator announced that light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton will be defending his title against…

July 13th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 61 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC Light Heavyweight Vinny Magalhaes who joins us to talk about his upcoming title fight against Jason Brilz. Then King of the Cage Canada’s Marc-Andre Drolet joins us to discuss his upcoming event in September.   The Big Three  1)  UFC 176 is cancelled, fighters are moved to other…

May 19th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The regional MMA world had two big focuses this past weekend, Titan FC 28 and KSW 27. These promotions couldn’t be more different. Titan is bare bones, focusing just on the fights, held in a small casino venue with folding tables used as cageside seating. Their roster consists primarily of veterans from larger promotions like…

May 16th, 2014
Gabe Killian

Titan FC 28 Date: May 16, 2014 Arena: First Council Casino Hotel City: Newkirk, OK Titan FC 28 will be live today from the First Council Casino Hotel in Newkirk, OK and will be live on the CBS Sports Network at 10pm ET. If interested in wagering on these fights, you may do so at…

May 16th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 28 welterweight Ricky Legere Jr as he prepares for his main card bout tonight (May 16, 2014) against Todd Moore at the First Council Casino Hotel in Newkirk, Oklahoma. The talented veteran broke down his upcoming opponent and he feels that Moore’s takedown defense will be exploitable:…

May 15th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Titan FC 28 light heavyweight Jason Brilz as he prepares for his main event bout this Friday night (May 16, 2014) against Raphael Davis at the First Council Casino Hotel in Newkirk, Oklahoma. The talented grappler knows he’ll be at a size disadvantage against Davis, but it’s nothing he…

May 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Although the card is titled FC 28, this is really the second card by the new iteration of the promotion. With the backing of CBS Sports Network, and a business plan that seems to focus on attracting eyeballs based on established names rather than building new ones, Titan is certainly going in a different direction…