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February 4th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 was a dark day for the sport of mixed martial arts, as the UFC announced that, just days after their main event fight at UFC 183, former middleweight champion Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz both failed drug tests, with Silva testing positive for two anabolic steroids in a pre-fight drug test…

February 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 is now in our rear-view, having produced a night of many surprises and disappointments. Following the unforgettable night of scraps, here are some potential match-ups I’d like to see for a few of the competitors from the evening… Tyron Woodley vs Rick Story I think this would make for a great match-up in…

February 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

The main event for UFC 183 saw the return of both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz in what was the first “superfight” in recent UFC history. Many did not expect the fight to last very long, but the veterans battled it out for all five rounds of action, leaving it for the judges to decide….

February 2nd, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 183 from the fight capital of the world; Las Vegas, Nevada. #1 The Spider’s Web – The main event of UFC 183 has been talked about for months. It had been over a year since Anderson Silva had fought in the…

February 2nd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 is now in our rear-view, having produced a night of many surprises and disappointments. Unfortunately, some disappointments will not go unpunished, so following the night of scraps, here are a couple of fighters we may no longer see compete inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK: Tom Watson In a fight many expected…

February 2nd, 2015
Gabe Killian

After three weeks in the green to start off the year, I fell deep into the red at UFC 183, despite going 8-3 overall with picks. It hurts to end the first month of the New Year on a sour note, but I look to bounce back strong here in February. Here is a recap…

February 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every major MMA event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card. Here’s five crazy UFC 183 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Anderson Silva wins by decision (+423)/Silva wins by unanimous decision (+495) A…

February 1st, 2015
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 were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC 183. Surprises Thiago Alves — “The Pitbull” is back. After getting outstruck by Jordan Mein in the first round…

February 1st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC 183 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. Even if we have a rough night, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger will still post part two of the show so you can have…

February 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC 183 took place Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the event overall was quite entertaining, even though the main event proved to be one of the stranger fights in recent memory. Overall from a betting perspective, eight betting favorites won while three underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick…

January 31st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC 183 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a losing night, going 1-2 for -2.7 units overall. Premium UFC 183: 1-2 -2.7 units Wins: 2 units: Tyron Woodley (-130) Losses: 2 units: Tom Watson (+130), 2 units: Jordan Mein (-135)   Free Bets: 0-1 -1 unit…

January 31st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC 183 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down tonight (January 31, 2015) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, and features a middleweight main event between…

January 31st, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Las Vegas this tonight (Jan. 31st, 2015) with 12 scheduled bouts, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. Preliminary action will precede it…

January 31st, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Las Vegas this tonight (Jan. 31st, 2015) with 12 scheduled bouts, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. Preliminary action will precede it…

January 31st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas and Brad Taschuk were featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 183 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker and the MMAOB staff writer joined Peter Loshak in searching out value in the five main card fights. UFC Middleweight Bout Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz UFC Welterweight Bout Tyron Woodley vs Kelvin Gastelum…

January 31st, 2015
Matty

It took until just a few days leading up to UFC 183 for the betting odds to start taking off. But much like the Super Bowl, the UFC lines have really moved in Las Vegas toward the end of the week thanks in part to the thousands of visitors who are in town to wager…

January 31st, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Middleweight bout: Thiago Santos (-170) vs Andy Enz (+150) Fight Breakdown: The very first card of the evening on the UFC Fight Pass preliminary card will be a middleweight scrap between 31-year old Thiago Santos and 23-year old Andy Enz,…

January 31st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

New Year, new contest! MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2015 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. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve added three new staff members to the our special picks chart this…

January 31st, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics We’ve already looked at a few striking stats for the competitors at UFC 183, like power, accuracy, and pace. But an important aspect of MMA is controlling the cage, both on the feet, as well as on the ground. And while the evolution of MMA data is only just starting handle standing cage…

January 31st, 2015
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…

January 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

In one line, I will be providing my own personal description for every fight ahead of us at tomorrow’s UFC 183. I will also be following the Twitter rule of thumb of keeping them in 140 characters or less. UFC 183 is live tomorrow night (Jan. 31, 2015) with 12-scheduled bouts, including a five fight…

January 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Flyweight bout: Ian McCall (-230) vs John Lineker (+190) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 183 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will feature a flyweight scrap that will likely determine the next challenger for the UFC Flyweight title, and a battle…

January 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC 183 is a three-round middleweight bout between Thiago Santos and Andy Enz. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Santos is a -170 favorite (bet $170 to win $100) while Enz is a +155 underdog (bet $100 to win $155). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Enz…

January 30th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC 183: “Silva vs Diaz” takes place today (Friday, Jan. 30, 2014) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a middleweight bout between former champion Anderson Silva and the always entertaining Nick Diaz. UFC 183 Weigh-in Stream: Complete UFC 183 weigh-in results…

January 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Lightweight bout: “Raging” Al Iaquinta (-190) vs Joe “J-Lau” Lauzon (+165) Fight Breakdown: UFC 183’s main card will be featuring a lightweight contest that is expected to be a barn-burner. Fireworks are likely when Long Island’s “Raging” Al Iaquinta squares…

January 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the Fight Pass prelims at UFC 183 is a three-round featherweight bout between Diego Brandao and Jimy Hettes. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Brandao is a -170 favorite (bet $170 to win $100) while Hettes is a +150 underdog (bet $100 to win $150). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Brandao…

January 30th, 2015
Matty

Q & Anik is an article featured exclusively at MMAOddsBreaker.com that goes five rounds with UFC commentator Jon Anik offering his betting tips and picks on some of the biggest UFC cards of the year. 1st Round Q: I believe this is the first main event in UFC history between two fighters who are both on losing streaks. Anderson Silva…

January 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the televised prelims at UFC 183 is a three-round middleweight bout between Rafael Natal and Tom Watson. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Natal is a -175 favorite (bet $175 to win $100) while Watson is a +155 underdog (bet $100 to win $155). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Natal at…

January 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Las Vegas this tomorrow night (Jan. 31st, 2015) with 12 scheduled bouts, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. Preliminary action will precede it on FOX Sports 1 at 8pm ET and UFC Fight Pass at 7pm ET….

January 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the televised prelims at UFC 183 is a three-round middleweight bout between Derek Brunson and Ed Herman. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Brunson is a -550 favorite (bet $550 to win $100) while Herman is a +425 underdog (bet $100 to win $425). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Brunson at…

January 29th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Women’s Bantamweight bout: Miesha “Cupcake” Tate (+175) vs Sara McMann (-210) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the FOX Sports 1 preliminary card for UFC 183 will be a women’s bantamweight contest between a pair of former title challengers in Miesha “Cupcake” Tate…

January 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC 183 is a three-round welterweight bout between Jordan Mein and Thiago Alves. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Mein is a -140 favorite (bet $140 to win $100) while Alves is a +120 underdog (bet $100 to win $120). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Mein at…

January 29th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics The main event at UFC 183 presents two living legends facing off in a very unpredictable bout due to unprecedented layoffs. But what shouldn’t be surprising is the style of striking that each man brings into the Octagon on fight night, as we have loads of historical data between them. The basic gist…

January 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC 183 is a three-round lightweight bout between Al Iaquinta and Joe Lauzon. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Iaquinta is a -190 favorite (bet $190 to win $100) while Lauzon is a +150 underdog (bet $100 to win $150). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Iaquinta…

January 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC 183 is a five-round middleweight bout between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Silva is a -470 favorite (bet $470 to win $100) while Diaz is a +375 underdog (bet $100 to win $375). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Silva at…

January 28th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Coming off a profitable weekend, Nick Kalikas and crew are looking to get back to their winning ways with UFC 183. After losing 3.775 units at UFC on Fox 14 this past Saturday, MMAOddsbreaker Premium is now up 35.175 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of our premium bets here. What’s included in…

January 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the televised prelims at UFC 183 is a three-round women’s bantamweight bout between Sara McMann and Miesha Tate. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, McMann is a -210 favorite (bet $210 to win $100) while Tate is a +175 underdog (bet $100 to win $175). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up McMann…

January 28th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics We’ve already covered the hardest hitters on the Super Bowl weekend card in Vegas. But a very different metric is just as interesting, and that’s how fast fighters tend to pace their strikes in their standup game. As you’ll see, the main event alone presents extremes in this metric, and there is a…

January 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

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January 28th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 183 Date: January 31, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Welterweight bout: Thales Leites (-475) vs Tim Boetsch (+380) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 183 main card will be featuring a middleweight contest between a pair of veterans in the form of Thales Leites and Tim Boetsch, with Leites being a…

January 27th, 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. Our UFC 183 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one…

January 27th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Las Vegas this Saturday night (Jan. 31st, 2015) with 12 scheduled bouts, including a five-fight main card that will be live on Pay Per View at 10pm ET. Preliminary action will precede it on FOX Sports 1 at 8pm ET and UFC Fight Pass at 7pm ET….

January 27th, 2015
Brad Wharton

Amidst the fading chatter of McGregor-mania and Jon Jones’ recreational habits, another topic is slowly creeping onto the Twitter-sphere. At the end of the week, a pair of the finest fighters ever churned out by this young sport will go head-to-head on the biggest stage of them all. Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz – both…

January 27th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics It’s Super Bowl weekend and the UFC is delivering a pretty monster card in Las Vegas. That’s nothing new. But what is new is that there aren’t any titles on the line, which is OK because what will hopefully be the first of many super fights in the years to come is just…

January 26th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The UFC is back in Las Vegas on January 31st, and there is no place as fitting for the potential circus of a bout between former middlewight champion Anderson Silva and one of the most polarizing fighters in MMA history, Nick Diaz. The bout marks a pair of returns, as Silva returns 13 months after…

January 13th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The UFC got off to a big start in 2015 with Jon Jones defeating Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 182, and then making everyone forget about his performance when his positive drug test for cocaine was revealed a couple days later. Since then, it has been a PR maelstrom for the organization,…

January 8th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Anderson Silva could be fighting for a UFC title again very soon. UFC president Dana White announced on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight” that Silva, the former long-time middleweight champion, will fight the winner of UFC 184’s main event between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort should he defeat Nick Diaz at UFC 183 later this…

November 27th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Another “Fight of the Night” candidate has been added to UFC 183. The UFC announced yesterday that surging lightweight Al Iaquinta will take on veteran Joe Lauzon at UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz, which takes place January 31 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. It’s expected Lauzon vs. Iaquinta will be a…

November 19th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Kelvin Gastelum has been booked for the biggest test of his career — now let’s see how he handles it. The TUF 17 winner and one of the hottest welterweights in the division will make a quick turnaround when he takes on top-ranked Tyron Woodley in the co-main event of UFC 183, which takes place…

July 30th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Tuesday was a big day for the UFC in terms of fight announcements, and few announcements that the organization made could have been bigger than convincing both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz to sign the dotted line for the main event at UFC 183. The event takes place on January 31st and takes the UFC…

July 30th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Date: January 31, 2015 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Venue: TBD Broadcast: Pay-Per-View UFC Middleweight Contender Anderson Silva (-405) Profile: 2013 was a year to forget for Anderson Silva (33-6). Long considered the top pound-for-pound MMA fighter on the planet, “The Spider” saw his UFC records for the most consecutive title…