ufc 177 odds

September 1st, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC 177 taking place this past weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Brad Taschuk (@BradTaschuk) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update. To…

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…

September 1st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 was live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA this past weekend (August 30, 2014) with an eight-fight card, including a five-fight main card on Pay Per View that resulted in four finishes. After much trouble and bad luck, the final result was one to be satisfied with, as every fight on…

August 31st, 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’s the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC 177. Surprises Joe Soto — Although no one gave Joe Soto a chance, the former Bellator featherweight champion put on…

August 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 was live from the Sleep Train Arena from Sacramento, CA last night (August 30, 2014) for the second time in eight months, and with only eight scheduled bouts. With the fights now behind us, let’s take a look at which UFC 177 fighters we may no longer see compete inside the Octagon… ON…

August 31st, 2014
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card Here’s five crazy UFC 177 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. TJ Dillashaw wins in round 5 (+1850) In the main event of the evening,…

August 31st, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Last night, one of Dana White’s favorite rallying cries picked up momentum, even though it had no business doing so. White always proclaims that you can’t judge a fight card before the fights actually take place, which is of course an absurd assertion. Regardless of how Saturday night’s bouts played out, UFC 177 would still…

August 31st, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 was live on Pay Per View last night (August 30, 2014) from Sacramento, CA. It was an eight-fight card that was filled with bad luck, but the event ultimately delivered a solid night of fights, including a fantastic five-fight PPV main card. After the event concluded, UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for…

August 31st, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 177 took place tonight at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, and while it wasn’t supposed to be a good card, at least not on paper, it ended up being more entertaining than most expected as it featured a number of quality finishes plus a few great back-and-forth fights. In total, all eight betting…

August 30th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

UFC 177 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had another winning night, going  1-0 for +3.5 units overall. Premium UFC 177: 1-0 +3.5 units Wins: 3.5u: Chris Wade (-125) Losses: none Free Bets: 1-0 +2.12 units Wins: 2u: Parlay of Tony Ferguson (-270) with Carlos Diego Ferreira (-200) at +106…

August 30th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA UFC 177 will be live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA for the second time in eight months with an eight-fight card, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. If interested…

August 30th, 2014
Matty

Q & Anik is an article featured exclusively on MMAOddsBreaker.com which goes five rounds with UFC commentator Jon Anik discussing his betting tips and picks on some of the biggest UFC cards of the year. 1st Round Q: You made one of the boldest predictions ever by saying T.J. Dillashaw was a future UFC champion at bantamweight and publicly…

August 30th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

The list of bouts still on the docket for UFC 177 is almost the same length as the list of those which have fallen off. Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso (Moved to UFC 178) Ruslan Magomedov vs. Richard Odoms (Injury) Yancy Medeiros vs. Justin Edwards (Injury) Henry Cejudo vs. Scott Jorgensen (Weight cut issues) TJ…

August 30th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 177 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Anthony Hamilton and Ruan Potts. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Hamitlon is a -210 favorite (bet $210 to win $100) while Potts is a +175 underdog (bet $100 to win $175). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened Hamilton…

August 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC 177 is a three-round lightweight bout between Damon Jackson and Yancy Medeiros. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Jackson is a -105 favorite (bet $105 to win $105) while Medeiros is also a -105 favorite (bet $105 to win $100) in a Pick ’em…

August 29th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA UFC 177 will be live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA for the second time in eight months with an eight-fight card, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. If interested…

August 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 177 is a five-round title fight between UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and Joe Soto. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Dillashaw is a -1500 favorite (bet $1500 to win $100) while Soto is a +700 underdog (bet $100 to win $700). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas…

August 29th, 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 UFC 177 tomorrow night (August 30, 2014). After 28 events,  Adam…

August 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

An intriguing three-round lightweight bout between Carlos Diego Ferreira and Ramsey Nijem takes place on the UFC 177 main card. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Ferreira is a -190 favorite (bet $190 to win $100) while Nijem is a +175 underdog (bet $100 to win $175). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas…

August 29th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Weigh-in day for UFC 177 has been disastrous for the promotion. First Henry Cejudo was removed from his bout against Scott Jorgensen due to medical issues, but then the real kicker came. Due to issues during his weight cut, former UFC champion Renan Barao has been forced out of the UFC 177 main event against…

August 29th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Due to two fights being pulled and adjusted at the last minute, there will only be eight fights taking place tomorrow night (August 30, 2014) for UFC 177. All 16 fighters taking part in Saturday’s UFC 177 fights will step on the scale Friday evening, and we’ll have the live video here at MMAOddsBreaker.com. In…

August 29th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA UFC 177 will be live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA for the second time in eight months with a 10-fight card, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. If interested…

August 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC 177 is a three-round lightweight bout between Tony Ferguson and Danny Castillo. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Ferguson is a -250 favorite (bet $250 to win $100) while Castillo is a +230 underdog (bet $230 to win $100). MMA linesetter Nick Kalikas opened Castillo at…

August 29th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

UFC 177 August 30, 2014 Bantamweight Championship Matchup: TJ Dillashaw vs Renan Barao By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics   Big Picture:  It was the biggest UFC title fight upset in history when TJ Dillashaw first faced the “monster” Renan Barao at UFC 173. And although that fight was hardly controversial, Barao is getting a rematch out…

August 29th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas and Brad Taschuk were featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 177 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker and the MMAOB staff writer joined Peter Loshak in searching out value in the main card fights. Check out the videos below: UFC Bantamweight Title Bout TJ Dillashaw (c) vs Renan Barao II UFC…

August 28th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA Middleweight bout: Derek Brunson (-130) vs Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin (+110) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the UFC 177 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will be a middleweight bout between a pair of Strikeforce imports, as three-time All-American Derek Brunson takes on Lorenz…

August 28th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC 177 Date: August 30, 2014 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, CA UFC 177 will be live from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA for the second time in eight months with a 10-fight card, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10 pm ET. If…

August 27th, 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…

August 23rd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

With the UFC’s next pay-per-view event just over three weeks away, it’s time to start taking a look at the betting odds for the card. Two bouts on the card already have lines released, and they’re about as different as can be. In the main event, T.J. Dillashaw will defend his newly won UFC bantamweight…

July 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a few fights over this past weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on these new bouts. Henry Cejudo vs. Scott Jorgensen, UFC 177 The UFC has signed promising flyweight prospect Henry Cejudo, and the former Olympic gold medalist in men’s freestyle wrestling will meet veteran…

July 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 177: DILLASHAW VS. BARAO 2 Date: August 30, 2014 Location: Sacramento, California Venue: Sleep Train Arena Broadcast: PPV UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw (-135) A former NCAA Division I wrestler and current Team Alpha Male member, T.J. Dillashaw (11-2) took the MMA world by storm earlier this year when he defeated UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao via…

July 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 177: DILLASHAW VS. BARAO 2 Date: August 30, 2014 Location: Sacramento, California Venue: Sleep Train Arena Broadcast: PPV UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson (-1425) Since losing to bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz in October, 2011, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson (20-2-1) has taken over the UFC’s flyweight division with relative ease. He won the UFC’s four-man flyweight tournament with wins over…

July 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC has added another title fight to UFC 177, and the match will serve as the event’s co-headliner. The promotion announced on Tuesday that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will take on Chris Cariaso at UFC 177, which is set for August 30 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. The bout will serve…

July 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC yesterday announced two new bouts for upcoming fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on both of the matchups. Alan Jouban vs. Seth Baczynski, UFC Fight Night 47 The first new fight announced is a three-round welterweight bout at UFC Fight Night 47 between veteran Seth…

June 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The former bantamweight champion could be returning to the cage this summer for the first time in nearly three years. It was reported this week on UFC Tonight that Dominick Cruz, the former UFC bantamweight champion, is targeting a return to the Octagon at UFC 177, which is set to take place August 30 in…

June 3rd, 2014
Adam Martin.

The rematch to the 2013 Fight of the Year is in jeopardy. UFC president Dana White yesterday told UFC.com that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones doesn’t want to fight Alexander Gustafsson in his next fight. Instead, the champ wants to fight Daniel Cormier, and “Bones” and the UFC are meeting this week to talk all…

May 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The rematch to one of the greatest mixed martial arts matches of all time is likely to go down later this summer. Over the weekend, ESPN.com reported that the UFC has targeted August 30 as the date for the rematch between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson. The bout will headline UFC 177, which is set…