tj dillashaw

March 20th, 2019
James Lynch

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

November 12th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the weekend, and here are my thoughts on these new bouts in today’s MMA odds and ends. Cezar Ferreira vs. Ian Heinisch, UFC Fight Night 140 An injury to Tom Breese has left Cezar Ferreira with a short-notice opponent as he now takes on Ian Heinisch…

March 24th, 2017
Gabe Killian

According to current UFC bantamweight champion Cody “No Love” Garbrandt, the answer is yes as to whether or not former champ TJ Dillashaw ended Chris Holdsworth’s MMA career. In response to a Dillashaw interview BJPenn.com tweeted out, Garbrandt replied with a tweet of his own saying, “He knows there’s more to the story! how about ending…

January 10th, 2017
James Lynch

Jimmie Rivera talks about why he’s not fighting replacement Marlon Vera this Sunday (January 15, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 103 during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Jimmie also talks about having footage of him getting the better of TJ Dillashaw in sparring, a possible matchup with Dominick Cruz and why he’s…

January 3rd, 2017
Jay Primetown

With UFC 207 behind us, there were many noteworthy performances which saw fighters’ stock rise. Jay Primetown takes a look at the key performers and what’s next for them. TJ Dillashaw Overview: Having previously lost to former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, Dillashaw needed to put on a dominant performance to convince the UFC brass that he…

January 2nd, 2017
Matty

UFC 207: Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey Fight Recap UFC 207: Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt Video Highlights UFC 207: TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker Video Highlights UFC 207: Post-Fight Show with Dana White

December 29th, 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 what is likely the No. 1 contender fight at bantamweight, as former champion TJ Dillashaw takes on John “Hands of Stone” Lineker at UFC 207 this Friday (December…

December 27th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 207: Nunes vs Rousey Date: December 30, 2016 Arena: T-Mobile Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Bantamweight bout: TJ Dillashaw (-245) vs. John Lineker (+205) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 207 main card on Pay-Per-View will be featuring what many believe is a bantamweight title eliminator between the division’s former champion TJ Dillashaw and surging contender John…

December 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker bantamweight matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who… Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Mike ‘Biggie’ Rhodes – Victory FC 185lb champion – 00:00:42 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:01 Rob Emerson – Victory FC 135/145lb champion – 00:01:33 Matthew Lopez –…

December 26th, 2016
Gabe Killian

She’s back! Former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey returns from an extended year-long layoff to challenge current champ Amanda “Lionheart” Nunes for the 135-pound gold. The matchup will take place in the main event of the evening for UFC 207 in Las Vegas this Friday (December 30th, 2016). The UFC 207 fight card is…

November 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Jose Mariscal (4-2) discusses his upcoming fight with Tim Cho (4-1) at HFC 51 on Nov. 5th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jose also talks about how he ended up training at Team Elevation, getting props from TJ Dillashaw and the story behind his nickname.

September 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Cory Sandhagen (4-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Clay Wimer (6-1) at RFA 43 on Sept. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Cory also talks about becoming a 2014 WKA World Champion, being one of TJ Dillashaw’s main training partners and the awkward story of meeting NFL great Peyton Manning.

July 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Czar Sklavos (15-7) discusses his upcoming fight with Chico Camus (12-4) at RFA 40 on July 15th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Czar also talks about fighting TJ Dillashaw in his pro-MMA debut in 2010, heading into this fight winning 4 of his last fights and his training camp for this bout.

July 8th, 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 a top contender clash in the bantamweight division as former champion TJ Dillashaw takes on Raphael Assuncao at UFC 200.   Raphael Assuncao (Record: 23-4, +330 Underdog, Fighter…

July 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 163 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 former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw to discuss his upcoming rematch with Raphael Assuncao at UFC 200 on July 9th. After that we’re joined by MMA investigative journalist Mike Russell who reflects on the life…

June 4th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Today at 5Dimes Sportsbook, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened lines for a dozen upcoming UFC bouts. The earliest of the fights is on July 7th, as heavyweights Derrick Lewis and Roy Nelson square off on the Thursday leading up to UFC 200. A pair of bouts on the UFC’s blockbuster July 9th card were opened…

May 5th, 2016
James Lynch

RIP Jordan Parsons (1990-2016)  Tragic news in the MMA world Wednesday, Bellator fighter Jordan Parsons passed away following a hit-and-run incident Sunday. He was only 25 years old. Parsons (11-2)  went 2-1 under the Bellator banner with stoppage victories over Tim Bazer and Julio Cesar Neves. He was scheduled to take on Adam Piccolotti at Bellator 154 next Friday. Bellator president Scott…

May 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

Michelle Ingels and Paulina Indara of Perfecting Athletes® talk about the safe way of weight cutting in MMA during a “1 on 2” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Michelle & Paulina also talk about how they came together to form Perfecting Athletes®, some of the major mistakes in weight cutting and their work with clients like Chris…

January 21st, 2016
Brad Taschuk

It’s rare for The MMA Analysis to do a recap of a Fight Night card with nothing to preview, but UFC Fight Night 81 was no ordinary card. The event saw the UFC re-crown Dominick Cruz as bantamweight champion, concluding one of the greatest stories in MMA history. Listen in as Lance, Jay, Brad, and…

January 18th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 139 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome two great guests. First we’re joined by ONE bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes to discuss his upcoming fight with Kevin Belingon at ONE Championship: Dynasty of Champions on Jan. 23rd. Then featherweight Marcus Brimage joins us to talk about his upcoming 145lb title fight Jan. 23rd at…

January 18th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 81: Dominick Cruz vs. T.J. Dillashaw video highlights   Urijah Faber scored the main event for Dominick Cruz, demands trilogy bout UFC Fight Night 81: Eddie Alvarez vs. Anthony Pettis video highlights   UFC Fight Night 81: Travis Browne vs. Matt Mitrione video highlights   Jedrzejczyk, Gadelha rematch on July 8 and announced as…

January 16th, 2016
James Lynch

In a new feature on MMAOddsBreaker I asked other professional MMA fighters who they thought would win between Sunday’s UFC bantamweight championship showdown between T.J. Dillashaw vs. Dominck Cruz. Here’s the list of fighters that I spoke with Patrick Cote: UFC welterweight Joey Gomez: UFC bantamweight Kody Nordby: CES bantamweight Parwez Ghulam: Unified MMA bantamweight Jesse…

January 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Patrick Cote (22-9) discusses his upcoming fight against Ben Saunders at UFC Fight Night 81 on Jan. 17th a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Patrick also talks about meeting Toronto Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin, Dana White naming is win over Burkman as one of the”Top Fights Of The Year” and why…

January 15th, 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 Fight Night 81 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

January 14th, 2016
Mike James

UFC Fight Night 81 features the biggest fight in UFC bantamweight history, as current UFC Bantamweight Champion T.J. Dillashaw defends his belt against former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz will attempt to regain the belt that he was forced to vacate in 2014 after a litany of injuries. Dillashaw, meanwhile, looks to defend his belt for…

January 14th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This weekend, the UFC is putting a phenomenal fight on free TV, so the MMA Analysis figured it would follow suit with a special free edition of the show covering UFC Fight Night 81. Oh, and if you have yet to pay for all of those episodes you listened to thus far, fear not, the…

January 13th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The Ultimate Fighting Championship looks to continue a strong start to 2016 later this month (Sunday, January 17) with a thrilling free event which features a bantamweight title bout as well as a battle of top lightweight contenders. The bantamweight title bout features champion TJ Dillashaw against challenger and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz never lost the…

December 31st, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Elevation Fight Team head coach Duane Ludwig as he prepares for his crowning pupil, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw’s upcoming title defense against Dominick Cruz at UFC Fight Night 81 in a few weeks (January 17, 2016) in Boston, Massachusetts. The former head coach of Team Alpha Male has some…

November 30th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 79 Post Fight Interviews  Benson Henderson / Jorge Masvidal post octagon interview Benson Henderson backstage interview Dong Hyun Kim post octagon interview Dong Hyun Kim backstage interview   Urijah Faber willing to fight former teammate T.J Dillashaw  Yesterday on Submission Radio, Urijah Faber mentioned that he’d have no problem fighting former teammate…

October 13th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Boy, that escalated quickly. With news that UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw would be moving training camps permanently to his coach Duane Ludwig’s Team Elevation gym in Colorado, speculation arose as to whether that would affect Dillashaw and former friend/coach Urijah Faber’s pledge to not fight one another. That question was answered yesterday during an…

October 12th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

If many of you thought TJ Dillashaw moving from Team Alpha Male to Duane Ludwig’s Elevation Fight Team in Colorado would be the end of the big moves in the complicated world of fight camps, then this weekend proved you dead wrong. First came the news that top new UFC prospect Sage Northcutt would be heading north…

October 11th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 126 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, special Guest host Dan Levi (@BestFightPicks) and I (@LynchOnSports) talk all things Prestige FC on October 24th. First we’re joined by welterweight Mike “Biggie” Rhodes who fights in the main event of that card against Taki Uluilakepa. Then we’re joined by Prestige FC head of PR Scott Zerr who talks about his…

October 7th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

We’ve known since Bellator — I legitimately began typing Strikeforce, and had to correct myself — 142 that Fedor Emelianenko would be making his return to MMA at the end of the year in Japan. He’ll be the centerpiece to former PRIDE president Nobuyuki Sakakibara’s first foray back into the sport in many years. However…

September 17th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz Date: January 17th, 2016 Location: Boston, Massachusetts Venue: TD Garden Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw A former NCAA Division I wrestler and current Team Alpha Male member, T.J. Dillashaw (12-2) took the MMA world by storm in 2013 when he defeated UFC bantamweight champion…

September 10th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

On Wednesday night, the UFC announced the bantamweight fight that everyone has been waiting to see ever since TJ Dillashaw dominated Renan Barao to capture 135lb gold. Dillashaw’s third title defense will come against the first ever UFC bantamweight champion, and a man who never lost the belt in the cage, Dominick Cruz. The card…

August 13th, 2015
James Lynch

Bantamweight Roland Delorme competes for the first time since UFC release on August 15th, when he meets fellow Canadian Jesse Arnett in the co-main event of Super Fight League 42 in Calgary. Delorme (9-4) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 117 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics.   Matchup with Jesse Arnett (7-4)  “He’s…

July 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The Octagon made its way to the United Center in Chicago on Saturday night for the promotion’s latest offering on Fox. UFC on FOX 16 featured 12 fights, headlined by the bantamweight title rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. The champion managed to walk away with the belt once again in the main event,…

July 24th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on Fox 16 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL Bantamweight title bout: TJ Dillashaw (-250) vs Renan Barao (+210) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago will be a rematch for the promotion’s bantamweight title between current champion TJ Dillashaw and former champion Renan Barao. Dillashaw…

July 24th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 16: “Dillashaw vs Barao 2” takes place today (Friday, July 24, 2015) from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The event is headlined by a bantamweight title bout rematch between champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Renan Barao. UFC on Fox 16 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC on Fox 16 Weigh-in…

July 23rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn 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 on Fox 16 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part…

July 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC on FOX 16 is a five-round title fight rematch between UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and challenger Renan Barao. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Dillashaw is a -220 favorite (bet $220 to win $100) while Barao is a +180 underdog (bet $100 to win $180). MMA oddsmaker…

July 19th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Hopefully the third time will be the charm for the rematch between UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and the man he took the title from, Renan Barao. The two were previously scheduled to tangle again at both UFC 177 and UFC 186, with each fighter being forced from the bout once. Unless a repeat of…

April 20th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker.com has partnered with ESPN to release breaking mixed martial arts (MMA) odds to a wider audience. Our first official co-promotion will be for this upcoming mid-summer (July 25, 2015) UFC on Fox 16 main and co-main event bouts featuring a bantamweight title rematch between champion TJ Dillashaw vs former champ Renan Barao and a…

April 15th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC officially announced the first three bouts for UFC on FOX 16, which takes place July 25 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my initial thoughts on all three matchups. TJ Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao 2 The long-awaited 135lb title fight rematch between UFC bantamweight…

February 6th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 Date: July 25, 2015 Location: Chicago, Illinois Venue: United Center Broadcast: FOX UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw A former NCAA Division I wrestler and current Team Alpha Male member, T.J. Dillashaw (11-2) took the MMA world by storm in 2013 when he defeated UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao via fifth-round…

February 6th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Yesterday, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened the odds for the upcoming UFC bantamweight title fight between champion TJ Dillashaw and former champion Renan Barao. Here are my thoughts on the early line movement so far. First off, let me just say this wasn’t an easy line to set. Consider that in the pair’s first matchup,…

January 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC 186 was announced over the weekend with seven bouts confirmed for the card. The event takes place August 25 at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and will air on pay-per-view. Here are the seven bouts, along with my initial thoughts: TJ Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao The main event features the rematch between TJ…

January 2nd, 2015
Brad Taschuk

As MMA embarks on 2015, MMAOddsBreaker continues to look back on 2014. In this article, we count down the ten UFC fighters who were most profitable for bettors over the past twelve months. In order to calculate how valuable a fighter was, a standard bet of one unit (on underdogs) or to win one unit…

December 23rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC bantamweight division is officially a mess. On Monday, two of the division’s top contenders announced injuries, with Raphael Assuncao declaring himself out with a broken ankle, and former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz saying he tore his ACL in his right knee, the opposite knee of the one that kept him out of…

September 1st, 2014
Adam Martin.

140 Characters Or Less A Fight is a new addition to MMAOddsbreaker.com, where writer Adam Martin will sum up his thoughts on each bout from the latest UFC card in the size of a single tweet. TJ Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto: Dillashaw is by far the best guy at 135lbs. Really not sure if he…

August 31st, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 68, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome The MMA Report‘s Jason Floyd to talk all things Bellator MMA. Then MMA referee & judge Brian Beauchamp & Dale Kliparchuk join to talk about the unified rules in MMA. The Big Three 1) TJ Dillashaw successfully retains the 135lb title. What next for him &…