ufc 189 preview

July 11th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC 189. These fights represent some of the highest moments in the careers of their respective participants, and should serve to pique your interest heading into the event. With the stacked card coming up on Saturday, it almost seems pointless to put this…

July 10th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas and Brian Hemminger were featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 189 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker and the MMAOB managing editor joined Peter Loshak in searching out value in all five main card fights. UFC Interim Featherweight Title Bout Conor McGregor vs Chad Mendes UFC Weltertweight Title Bout Robby Lawler (c) vs…

July 8th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 189 Date: July 11, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is headed back to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, July 11th for UFC 189. The stacked card will feature 11 bouts in entirety, including two title fights. Main card…

July 5th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics The main event features a classic striker vs wrestler matchup, but it’s not the only fight where styles will contrast. Most fans readily accept that a Team Alpha Male fighter is probably good at wrestling, but how often does Chad Mendes really utilize his base? It turns out, an awful lot. This metric…

June 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is headed back to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, July 11th for potentially the biggest event in promotional history, UFC 189: Aldo vs McGregor. The stacked card will feature 11 bouts in entirety, including two title fights. Main card action is set to get…

June 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Although it seemed as late as Wednesday night that the featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor was in jeopardy, the show will go on, and the interest in UFC 189 has never been higher. There is so much that has already been said about this fight, and it will continue to garner…