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October 7th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

UFC 192 leads into a bit of a lull period for the UFC, but there are no off weeks for The MMA Analysis… except maybe next week, which we will likely take off because there will not be much to talk about. There was plenty to discuss from this past weekend however, as UFC 192…

October 6th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this past Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. Now with the wild and exciting night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the…

October 6th, 2015
Mike James

“Grading the card’’ is an article written by Mike James after every major UFC and Bellator event. Every main card fight and the fight card itself is briefly discussed and given a letter grade. This article covers UFC 192, which took place Saturday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.   Daniel Cormier vs…

October 6th, 2015
Mike James

“Five Crazy Prop Bets That Cashed Big” is a column 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 192 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsboook.    1) Daniel Cormier wins by split…

October 5th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this past Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. After a wild and exciting night of fights, the UFC handed out four $50,000 checks to four fighters for ‘Performance of the Night’ and ‘Fight…

October 5th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Saturday night saw UFC 192 take place from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. It was a card that started impressively — with five of the seven prelims ending via stoppage — and ended even more so, as Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson traded shots for 25 minutes in an incredibly entertaining light heavyweight title…

October 4th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. After a wild and exciting night of fights, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see go to work inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING…

October 4th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Derrick Lewis vs. Viktor Pesta Lewis: Showed improved cardio, eventually stuffing Pesta’s takedown attempts. Once he was able to stop…

October 4th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC 192 is in the books, so how did Mike James’ bets do? Well, Mike James Premium had a winning night, going 5-3 on bets for +6.25 units overall. Premium UFC 192 Straight Bets: 4-1 +6.6 units Wins: 3 units: Ruslan Magomedov (-155),  3 units: Sergio Pettis (-170), 3 units: Parlay Daniel Cormier (-340) & Julianna Pena (-245) at (-122),…

October 3rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The Octagon made its way to the Toytoa Center in Houston on Saturday night for the promotion’s latest offering on pay-per-view. UFC 192 featured 12 fights, headlined by the light heavyweight title bout between Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson. When all was said and done 9 favorites won and 3 underdogs had their hand raised according to the odds at…

October 3rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC 192 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a losing night, going 2-2 on bets for -0.3 units overall. Premium UFC 192: 2-2 -0.3 units Wins: 2.5 units: Ryan Bader (+120), Parlay Ruslan Magomedov (-200) with Albert Tumenov (-260) at (+108) Losses: 2 units: Viktor Pesta (-150), 2.5 units: Islam…

October 3rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC 192draws 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 (October 3, 2015) at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, and features a light heavyweight main event between champion Daniel Cormier and…

October 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

In one line, I will be providing my own personal description for every fight ahead of us at tonight’s UFC 192. I will also be following the Twitter rule of thumb of keeping them in 140 characters or less. If interested in wagering on this fight card, all lines will be made available at 5Dimes…

October 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this tonight (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET, with…

October 3rd, 2015
Mike James

Kicking off UFC 192’s Fox Sports 1 televised preliminary card is a women’s strawweight matchup between #4 ranked Rose Namajunas and Angela “Overkill” Hill. Namajunas makes her first appearance since losing to Carla Esparza in the inaugural UFC strawweight title fight last December. Hill, meanwhile, has compiled a 1-1 record in two UFC contests and…

October 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this tonight (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 12-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pmpm ET, with…

October 3rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

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 time around. After 31…

October 3rd, 2015
Mike James

Perhaps the most fan-friendly fight on the UFC 192 card is a welterweight contest between exciting strikers Albert “Einstein” Tumenov and Alan “Brahma” Jouban. Both fighters are currently 3-1 in the UFC and are looking to move up the ladder in the stacked welterweight division.   Albert Tumenov (15-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC, -270 favorite) Tumenov…

October 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX Flyweight bout: Chris Cariaso (+160) vs Sergio Pettis (-185) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 192 prelims on UFC Fight Pass will be featuring a flyweight contest between the veteran Chris “Kamikaze” Cariaso and Duke Roufus product Sergio “The Phenom” Pettis. Both fighters are coming…

October 2nd, 2015
Mike James

UFC 192 features the return of Yair Rodriguez, who is currently one of the most hyped prospects in the sport. He was the winner of the first edition of The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America and is looking to earn his third straight win inside the Octagon. His opponent will be Dan Hooker, who is coming…

October 2nd, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this tomorrow night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET, with televised prelims following on FOX Sports 1 at 8pm ET and…

October 2nd, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics There are a lot of good wrestlers at UFC 192 this weekend, but that doesn’t mean we won’t see any knockouts. Sometimes the wrestling skills of two fighters cancel out, and we end up with a toe-to-toe war. But no matter how it ultimately goes down, the fight card this weekend is bringing…

October 2nd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 192 strawweight Rose Namajunas about her upcoming preliminary card fight this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) against Angela Hill at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The former Ultimate Fighter season 20 finalist feels she has a big advantage on a pure technical skill level and she’s working to take away any tangible…

October 2nd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

This week, MMA Oddsbreaker’s Nick Kalikas and Mike James were featured on SBR Forum’s UFC 192 preview. The leading MMA oddsmaker and the MMAOB handicapper and staff writer joined Peter Loshak in searching out value in all five main card fights. UFC Light Heavyweight Title Bout Daniel Cormier (c) vs Alexander Gustafsson UFC Welterweight Bout Johny Hendricks vs Tyron…

October 2nd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC 192: “Cormier vs Gustafsson” takes place today (Friday, October 2, 2015) from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The event is headlined by a light heavyweight title bout between champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. UFC 192 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC 192 Weigh-in Results:  Main Card 205 lb title: Daniel…

October 2nd, 2015
Mike James

Headlining UFC 192’s preliminary card is a fantastic flyweight matchup between #1 ranked Joseph Benavidez and #14 ranked Ali Bagautinov. Benavidez has long been considered one of the best fighters in the world at both 125 and 135 pounds, while Bagautinov is making his return after a lengthy suspension for failing a post-fight drug test…

October 2nd, 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: Both UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson have recent common opponents in former champ Jon “Bones” Jones and…

October 2nd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET,…

October 2nd, 2015
Mike James

The second fight on UFC 192’s main card is a matchup between fast rising heavyweights Ruslan Magomedov and Shawn “The Savage” Jordan. Both heavyweights enter this contest on lengthy winning streaks and will be looking to move up the shallow ranks of the UFC’s heavyweight division.   Ruslan Magomedov (13-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC, -160 favorite)…

October 1st, 2015
Mike James

Kicking off the main card of UFC 192 is a women’s bantamweight contest between the #6 ranked Jessica “Evil” Eye and the #12 ranked Julianna “The Venezuelan Vixen” Pena.” Eye is coming off a convincing loss to Miesha Tate, while Pena is one of the top prospects in the division and already has her eyes…

October 1st, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics When five out of the eight men competing on a UFC main card have NCAA Division 1 experience, it’s fair to say that wrestling remains one of the most critical ingredients to a successful MMA career. So let’s expand the aperture and look deeper at the mat skills to date at UFC 192,…

October 1st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their Fight Breakdown Show continuing with Saturday’s UFC 192 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main event this weekend featuring the light heavyweight title headliner of champion Daniel Cormier vs Alexander Gustafssson and the light heavyweight main card battle of Rashad…

October 1st, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET, with televised prelims following on FOX Sports 1 at 8pm ET and main card…

October 1st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another exclusive game 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…

October 1st, 2015
Mike James

One of the featured attractions on UFC 192’s main card is a highly relevant light heavyweight contest between former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad “Suga” Evans and Ryan “Darth” Bader. The winner of this fight may be next in line to face the winner of Daniel Cormier versus Alexander Gustafsson.   Rashad Evans (19-3-1 MMA,…

September 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET,…

September 30th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Still up solidly in 2015, Nick Kalikas and crew are looking to continue their winning ways with UFC 192. After losing 3.3 units for UFC Fight Night 75 last week, MMAOddsbreaker Premium is now up 46.355 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of our premium bets here. What’s included in MMA OddsBreaker Premium? Nick Kalikas’…

September 30th, 2015
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 and Kountermove. Our UFC 192 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free to…

September 30th, 2015
Mike James

The co-main event of UFC 192 is a matchup between former UFC Welterweight Champion Johny “Bigg Rigg” Hendricks and Tyron “The Chosen One” Woodley. Both fighters are coming off of significant wins over top contenders and will likely earn the next crack at the welterweight title with a win on Saturday night.   Johny Hendricks…

September 30th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Tuesday was headlined by yet another fighter appearing in court, although this hearing had a more favorable result for the party in question. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was given what amounted to little more than a light tap on the wrist for the accident he caused resulting in a pregnant woman breaking her…

September 30th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET,…

September 30th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Sometimes, the MMA world will tell you that Uriah Hall will lose. Don’t listen to them. Instead, listen to The MMA Analysis, the only podcast where the possibility of a Uriah Hall spin kick finish was discussed at length. This week, after going 2-0 on consensus bets, and setting a lofty standard of entertainment, the…

September 29th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET, with televised prelims following on FOX Sports 1 at 8pm ET and…

September 29th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 192 light heavyweight Ryan Bader about his upcoming main card fight this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) against Rashad Evans at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The former Ultimate Fighter season eight winner feels he has a big advantage due to his ability to stay active while Evans…

September 29th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Mike James is in the black following his first two months at MMAOddsBreaker and he’s looking to continue his winning ways with UFC 192. After losing 4.65 units for UFC Fight Night 75 this past weekend, James is now up 98.64 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of his premium bets here. So what makes Mike different from our…

September 29th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at the youngest fighter currently signed to a UFC contract, Sage Northcutt, as he takes on Francisco Trevino at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas. Sage Northcutt Hometown: Katy, Texas Age: 19 Height: 6’0” Reach: 74.5”…

September 29th, 2015
Mike James

The main event of UFC 192 is a battle between UFC Light-Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson. Cormier won the championship after submitting Anthony Johnson in a fight to determine the new champion, as longtime champion Jon Jones was stripped of his title earlier in the year due to legal issues. Gustafsson, on the…

September 29th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 192 Date: October 3, 2015 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history this Saturday night (October 3, 2015) with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. The action-packed and stacked 13-fight card kicks off on UFC Fight Pass at 6pm ET,…

September 23rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

After a month break, The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is returning with another pay-per-view, this time in Houston, Texas on October 3rd. UFC 192 will feature the unanticipated light heavyweight title bout between champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. Cormier picked up the belt in a fight against Anthony Johnson when Jon Jones was stripped of his title…

August 10th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

After this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 73 event, we now have two weeks until the next major show, but that didn’t stop some pretty big fight announcements from taking place: Ross Pearson vs Paul Felder, UFC 191 Both men are coming off of decision losses, but it was Felder who actually had his stock…

July 20th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC 192 main event is officially set. The UFC announced during the UFC Fight Night 72 broadcast that UFC 192, which takes place Oct. 3 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, will be headlined by a five-round light heavyweight title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. The co-main event of the…

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