UFC 204

October 20th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

With the UFC still on hiatus, The MMA Analysis crew revisits UFC 204 and the exploits of the group during our time in Vegas. Jay, Brad, and Shaun also chat about GSP’s developing free agent situation and the impending return of Ronda Rousey. Consensus Bet Record (2016): 17-23-1 Consensus Bet Record (Overall): 39-44-2 Tracked by…

October 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 94, 95, 96 and UFC 204 taking place the past month, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMAOddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) has taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after most UFC events. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update. To access the…

October 12th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Adriano Martins vs. Leonardo Santos Martins: A rather lackluster performance from Martins, who fought timid on the feet for the…

October 12th, 2016
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2016 (presented by MMAOddsBreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) continued with Saturday’s UFC 204 PPV event in Manchester, England. After UFC 204, here’s the updated Top 20: Longtime ToutMaster leader WesReynolds had one of his best nights of the year, scoring the top individual score for UFC 204 with 13.15 points. He correctly picked 10 of…

October 10th, 2016
Matty

Count me in as one of the many who wished MMA legend Dan Henderson would have ended his career with a win and the middleweight title belt against Michael Bisping last Saturday night at UFC 204. But let’s be honest, how can anyone be too surprised by the result of the judges in Bisping’s hometown…

October 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Manchester, England for UFC 204: Bisping vs Henerson II. The solid night of action saw nine of 11 bouts end inside the distance. Following the night of scraps in Manchester, let’s take a look at which of last Saturday night’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside…

October 10th, 2016
Matty

UFC 204 Highlights: Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson   UFC 204 Highlights: Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort   UFC 204 Highlights: Stefan Struve vs. Daniel Omielanczuk   Dan Henderson Announces Retirement

October 9th, 2016
Gabe Killian

Five Props 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 UFC 204 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. 1) Bektic by Submission (+400) Mirsad Bektic returned from an extended injury…

October 9th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 177  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and guest co-host Andrew “The Clown Kid” Lawrence (@TheClownKid) combine for a joint “The Parting Shot Podcast” & “Before The Bald Man Speaks” edition of the show recapping UFC 204       WE NOW HAVE OFFICIAL “Parting Shot Podcast” T-SHIRTS! BUY THEM HERE –>  here SUBSCRIBE…

October 8th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC returned for a major pay-per-view event last night (Saturday, October 8, 2016). The card was headlined by a middleweight title bout between Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson. All in all, seven favorites won, while four upsets occurred. Here’s how everything played out based on the 5Dimes Sportsbook closing odds: Favorites That Won In the main event of…

October 8th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC 204 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 3-1 on premium bets for +5.8 units overall. Premium UFC 204: 3-1, +5.8 units Wins: 2 units: Diakase/Sajewski UNDER 2.5 Rounds total (+125), 2 units: Doane/Bektik UNDER 2.5 Rounds Total (+100), 1.5 units Leon Edwards (+220) Losses: 2…

October 8th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC 204 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 today (Saturday, October 8, 2016) in Manchester, England, and features a middleweight title bout between Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson. Without further ado:…

October 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pm and will continue…

October 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pm and will continue…

October 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pm and will continue…

October 8th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2016 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 one new staff member to the our special picks chart this time around. After 28…

October 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pm and will continue…

October 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pm and will continue…

October 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC 204 middleweight title fight between champion Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson . Click below to see who picked who. Ian McCall – UFC flyweight – 00:00:09 John Howard – WSOF welterweight – 00:00:33 Belal Muhammad – UFC welterweight – 00:01:07 Grant Dawson – Victory FC featherweight – 00:01:25 Joey Gomez – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:45 Marques Jackson…

October 7th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with tomorrow’s (Saturday, October 8, 2016) UFC 204 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main events this weekend featuring the middleweight title headliner Michael Bisping vs Dan Henderson 2 and the middleweight…

October 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30pm and will continue…

October 7th, 2016
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics It may not be a title fight between the absolute best Middleweights on the roster, but the plot lines leading into the Bisping-Henderson rematch make for compelling MMA. Will Bisping successfully defend his title as the third champion since the Anderson Silva era, and in doing so exact revenge for one of the…

October 7th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC 204: “Bisping vs Henderson 2” takes place today (Friday, October 7, 2016) from inside Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 1:00 pm ET, although actual weigh-in results will start trickling in late this morning thanks to the new weigh-in procedures. The event is headlined…

October 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The World Series of Fighting (WSOF) heads to Kansas City, MO tomorrow (Friday, October 7, 2016) for WSOF 33: Gaethje vs Dugulubgov. The 11-fight card kicks off at 8pm ET on MMAJunkie.com, with the main card getting going at 11pm on NBC Sports Network. Then the following night (Saturday, October 8, 2016), the Ultimate Fighting…

October 6th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Mancheste, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. and will…

October 6th, 2016
Matty

Q & Anik is an article featured exclusively at MMAOddsBreaker.com that goes 5 rounds with UFC commentator Jon Anik offering his unique insight on some of the biggest UFC cards of the year. 1st Round Q: Michael Bisping is a relatively small favorite in his first middleweight title defense at UFC 204 against Dan Henderson,…

October 6th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at undefeated Englishman Marc Diakiese as he debuts against Lukasz Sajewski at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Marc “Bonecrusher” Diakiese Hometown: Doncaster, England Age: 23 Height: 5’10” Reach: 72” Weight Class: Lightweight Camp: Atherton Submission…

October 6th, 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 204 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in fight week right…

October 5th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 204 Date: October 8, 2016 Arena: Manchester Arena City: Manchester, England The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Manchester, England for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 204: Bisping vs Henderson II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off preliminary action on UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. (ET) and will…

October 5th, 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 the main event of UFC 204 as Michael Bisping defends his middleweight championship on his home turf against American Dan Henderson at UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Michael…

October 5th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

It’s Vegas week for The MMA Analysis! If you’re in Sin City anytime from Thursday-Monday, you can meet up with the crew (sans KING Kevin Casey, as he had prior commitments), and help us feed our alcohol and degenerate gambling addictions. Saturday night in particular will be a treat, as some of the worst minds…

October 4th, 2016
Matty

When I first heard there was going to be a rematch between Michael Bisping (29-7) and Dan Henderson (32-14) for the middleweight title at UFC 204, I was extremely disappointed. Why would the organization give 46-year-old Hendo another title shot when he has gone 3-6 in his past nine fights? At the time, I also couldn’t believe…

October 4th, 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 the co-main event of UFC 204 as Top 10 middleweights Vitor Belfort and Gegard Mousasi square off in Manchester, England. Vitor Belfort (Record: 25-12, +280 Underdog, Power Ranking: B) The…

October 4th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Event: UFC 204 – Bisping vs. Henderson 2 Date: October 8, 2016 Location: Manchester, England Venue: Manchester Arena Broadcast: Pay-Per-View UFC Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping After winning ‘The Ultimate Fighter 3’ as a light heavyweight, Michael Bisping led the charge for the UFC’s international expansion, particularly in the United Kingdom. Over his 10-year UFC career,…

October 3rd, 2016
Brad Taschuk

For the first time since January 2008, all the way back to UFC 80, a UFC title will be contested in England. At that point, BJ Penn and Joe Stevenson were squaring off for the vacant lightweight title. It’s safe to assume that the crowd in Manchester will be much more invested on Saturday night…

October 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 96 Fight Highlights: John Lineker vs. John Dodson   UFC Fight Night 96 Fight Highlights: Alex Oliveira vs. Will Brooks   UFC Fight Night 96 Fight Highlights: Zak Ottow vs. Josh Burkman   UFC Fight Night 96 Fight Highlights: Brandon Moreno vs. Louis Smolka   Lukasz Sajewski replaces Reza Madadi, faces Marc Diakiese…

October 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 176  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap all the action from UFC on Fight Night 96 and preview UFC 204. The Big Three  1) How did you score John Lineker vs. John Dodson? 2) Anything else stand out to you on the card? 3) Quick Picks: UFC 204   Fight…

September 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Kelvin Gastelum replaces Robbie Lawler against Donald Cerrone at UFC 205 MMAJunkie confirmed Wednesday that Kelvin Gastelum will step up to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 205. Cerrone (31-7) heads into matchup off three straight wins since moving up to welterweight earlier this year. He’s coming off a TKO victory over Rick Story at UFC 202.  Gastelum (12-2) is…

August 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim set for UFC Fight Night 99 in Ireland  Per MMAFighting, Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim is scheduled to headline UFC Fight Night 99 on Nov. 19 in Ireland. It should be noted the UFC has yet to announce the matchup. Nelson (15-2-1) rebounded from his loss to Demian Maia…

August 25th, 2016
James Lynch

Rory MacDonald reportedly signs with Bellator MMA Former UFC welterweight title challenger Rory MacDonald is set to sign with Bellator according to FloCombat. In addition, MMAJunkie confirmed with a UFC official that the Las Vegas based promotion declined to match a contract offer that Bellator had given the Canadian fighter. MacDonald (18-4) went 9-4 during his UFC tenure including wins over Demian…

August 24th, 2016
James Lynch

Albert Tumenov vs. Leon Edwards set for UFC 204 UFC officials announced  Tuesday morning that a welterweight matchup pitting Albert Tumenov vs. Leon Edwards has been scheduled for UFC 204 in Manchester, England. Tumenov (17-3)  had his five-fight win streak snapped in his last bout as he was submitted by Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night…

August 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson officially headline UFC 204  UFC officials announced Monday that the rematch between UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson is official as they will headline UFC 204 on October 8 in Manchester, England. The Las Vegas based promotion also announced six other fights, the most notable include Vitor Belfort (25-12) vs. Gegard…

August 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) didn’t holding any events this weekend, so it was time to catch up on a few major fights taking place in the next few months. The biggest bout of all, the UFC 204 headliner rematch between Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson, will take place on Saturday, October 8th, in what is…

August 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Brad Pickett vs. Iuri Alcantara added to UFC 204 MMAFighting revealed on Wednesday that bantamweights Brad Pickett and Iuri Alcantara will battle at UFC 204 in England. Pickett (25-11) snapped a three-fight skid after defeating Francisco Rivera at UFC Fight Night 84 back in Feburary. The 37-year old was slated to take on  Henry Briones at UFC…