UFC 210

April 9th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsBreaker.com. Magomed Bibulatov vs. Jenel Lausa Bibulatov: As complete a performance as one will show in a UFC debut. He…

April 8th, 2017
Administrator

‘Ask Cousin Gabe’ is an article at MMA Oddsbreaker where I answer questions from readers. If you would like to ask me a question, regarding wagering, any upcoming fight cards, or MMA in general, please email it to [email protected] and make sure to include your name and location. Who is your favorite dog on the card? -Jake, Tallahassee, FL…

April 8th, 2017
Gabe Killian

New Jersey-based MMA coach Mark Henry joined me for an exclusive interview in Buffalo before UFC 210 (April 8 2017), where he has three fighters competing in Chris Weidman, Katlyn Chookagian and undefeated 125-pound promotional newcomer Magomed Bibulatov. Conducted by Gabe Killian Killian is a mixed martial arts journalist and handicapper, as well as a stand-up comedian…

April 8th, 2017
James Lynch

In this week’s “Before The Bell,” MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas discuss the UFC 210 card this Saturday (April 8, 2017). The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA oddsmaker preview the main and co-main events, featuring the light heavyweight title matchup between champion Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson in a rematch. Trigg and Kalikas break down the matchups from…

April 8th, 2017
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 biggest fight of 2017 thus far as Daniel Cormier defends his light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson for the second time. Daniel Cormier (Record: 18-1, +100 Underdog,…

April 7th, 2017
Staff

The Ceremonial weigh-ins for UFC 210: “Cormier vs. Johnson 2” takes place today (Friday, April 7, 2017) from KeyBank Center in Buffalo. The event is headlined by a Light Heavyweight Title bout between Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson. UFC 210 Ceremonial Weigh-in Stream: UFC Fight Night 210 Early Weigh-in Results:  MAIN CARD – PPV, 10 PM ET 205…

April 6th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This week, the MMA Analysis returns to discuss UFC 210. The Octagon returns to Buffalo for the first time since UFC 7 with a light heavyweight title rematch between Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson. Jay, Brad, Shaun, and Wes break that fight down as well as the remainder of the card, including a pair of…

April 6th, 2017
James Lynch

Justin Ledet accepts 4-month suspension for USADA violation USADA officials announced Wednesday that UFC heavyweight Justin Ledet has accepted a four-month suspension after an anti-doping violation earlier this year. Ledet (8-0) has gone 2-0 in the UFC, with wins over Chase Sherman and most recently a first-round submission of Mark Godbeer at UFC Fight Night 99. The 29-year-old tested positive…

April 6th, 2017
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC 210 rematch for the light heavyweight title between champion Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. Click below to see who picked who….. Joseph Duffy – UFC lightweight  – 00:00:09 Aiemann Zahabi – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:30 Tim Johnson – UFC heavyweight – 00:00:44 Jeremy Kennedy – UFC featherweight – 00:01:07 Albert…

April 6th, 2017
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC 210 middleweight co-main event: Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi. Click below to see who picked who….. Kevin Lee – UFC lightweight – 00:00:09 Joseph Duffy – UFC lightweight – 00:00:37 Aiemann Zahabi – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:46 Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:01 Andre Soukhamthath – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:47…

April 6th, 2017
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 210 lightweight Desmond Green as he prepares for his preliminary card bout this Saturday (April 8, 2017) against Josh Emmett at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. “I really like my matchup against (Emmett). He’s 5-6 1/2, he’s a wrestler, but not as dominant a wrestler as me. He has…

April 5th, 2017
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 210 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…

April 5th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 210 Date: April 8, 2017 Arena: KeyBank Center City: Buffalo, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary…

April 5th, 2017
James Lynch

Shane Burgos (8-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Charles Rosa (11-2) at UFC 210 on April 8th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Shane also talks about winning his UFC debut in December, his training camp for this fight and why he’s rewatching ‘Breaking Bad’ on Netflix.

April 5th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at flyweight Magomed Bibulatov as he makes her UFC debut against the Philippines Jenel Lausa at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York. Magomed Bibulatov Hometown: Grozny,  Russia Age: 28 Height: 5-foot-5 Reach: NA Weight Class:…

April 5th, 2017
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 210 welterweight Kamaru Usman as he prepares for his preliminary card bout this Saturday (April 8, 2017) against Sean Strickland at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. “(Strickland) is a very tough guy. That’s the one thing about me, I like to study a lot of my opponents. I…

April 5th, 2017
James Lynch

Shane Burgos (8-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Charles Rosa (11-2) at UFC 210 on April 8th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Shane also talks about winning his UFC debut in December, his training camp for this fight and why he’s rewatching ‘Breaking Bad’ on Netflix.

April 4th, 2017
James Lynch

Charles Rosa (11-2) discusses his upcoming fight against Shane Burgos (8-0) at UFC 210 on April 8th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Charles also talks about why he hasn’t fought since January 2016, his training camp for this fight and how well his Boston Bruins are doing this season.

April 4th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at women’s strawweight Pearl Gonzalez as she makes her UFC debut against Cynthia Calvillo at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York. Pearl Gonzalez Hometown: Chicago, Illinois Age: 30 Height: 5-foot-4 Reach: 69.5 inches Weight Class:…

April 4th, 2017
James Lynch

Patrick Cote (23-10) discusses his upcoming fight against Thiago Alves (21-11) at UFC 210 on April 8th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Patrick also talks about becoming a father last year, not fighting Jake Ellenberger and his training camp for this fight.

April 4th, 2017
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 210 as Gegard Mousasi takes on former middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Gegard Mousasi (Record: 41-6, -120 Favorite, Power Ranking: A) The Iranian-born, Dutch-raised…

April 4th, 2017
MMA OddsBreaker

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC 210 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles and interviews we’ve posted for the event, which goes down tonight (Saturday, April 8th, 2017) in Buffalo, New York and features a rematch for the light heavyweight title as champion Daniel Cormier…

April 3rd, 2017
Brad Taschuk

The Octagon returns this Saturday after a couple weeks out of commission with UFC 210, and with it comes a massive fight in one of the organization’s marquee divisions. While the depth of the light heavyweight division isn’t what it used to be, the top of 205 still creates some of the biggest matchups in…

April 2nd, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC 210 Date: April 8, 2017 Arena: KeyBank Center City: Buffalo, NY Welterweight bout: Patrick Cote (-160) vs. Thiago Alves (+140) Fight Breakdown: The UFC 210 main card will be featuring a welterweight contest between former UFC middleweight title challenger Patrick “The Predator” Cote and former UFC welterweight title challenger Thiago “The Pitbull” Alves, with…

April 1st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has wrapped up it’s action for the month of March, so let’s take a quick look at three main card barn burners that await us in the upcoming month… Fight: Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi Card: UFC 210 Where: Buffalo, NY When: April 8, 2017 Thoughts: This is arguably the…

April 1st, 2017
James Lynch

Mike De La Torre (14-6) discusses his upcoming fight against Myles Jury (15-2) at UFC 210 on April 8th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Mike also explains why he hasn’t fought since September, his training camp for this fight and what he’s watching on Netflix.

April 1st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has two women’s divisions (strawweight and bantamweight) that are hot and growing, one recently launched (featherweight) with rumors of two more (atomweight and flyweight) being added to the promotion’s roster in the not so distant future. Here, I will highlight the six scheduled women’s bouts that await us in the upcoming…

March 30th, 2017
Gabe Killian

Prior to UFC 210, the four fighters (Daniel Cormier, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, Chris Weidman and Gegard Mousasi) competing in the main and co-main events got on a conference call Thursday (March 30, 2017). Listen to the audio below…

March 29th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has wrapped up its action for the month of March, so let’s take a quick look at three preliminary card barn burners that await us in the upcoming month… Fight: Charles Rosa vs. Shane Burgos Card: UFC 210 Where: Buffalo, NY When: April 8, 2017 Thoughts: This featherweight scrap is…

March 29th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is always releasing fighters from their roster, but to balance things out, new fighters are consistently making their debuts from show to show. Look for MMAOddsBreaker’s Jay Primetown to cover these fighters in-depth in his Newcomer Breakdown series in the upcoming month. Let’s take a quick peak at the five newcomers…

March 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

March 28th, 2017
Matty

The first quarter of the year is in the books for the UFC, and to say the big fights have been underwhelming so far in 2017 would be an understatement. After Khabib Nurmagomedov’s interim lightweight title fight versus Tony Ferguson was cancelled at UFC 209 due to his hospitalization in attempting an extreme weight cut, and the welterweight championship…

March 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

March 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back to Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. The stacked 13-fight card is set to kick off with four preliminary fights on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET, with preliminary action…

March 27th, 2017
James Lynch

Carla Esparza vs Maryna Moroz set for UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City ESPN.com’s Brett Okamoto reports that former UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza will return to action against Maryna Moroz at UFC Fight Night 112 on June 25th at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Esparza (11-4) is coming off a controversial split-decision loss to…

March 23rd, 2017
Brad Taschuk

Following last weekend’s UFC Fight Pass card from London, the organization will take a break until the second week of April. When the Octagon does set up shop once again however, it will be to host an impressive spring slate of events. The best of the lot are UFC 210 and 211, which feature title bouts…

March 23rd, 2017
James Lynch

B.J. Penn vs. Dennis Siver, Johny Hendricks vs. Tim Boetsch set for UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City UFC officials announced Wednesday that former UFC welterweight and lightweight champion B.J. Penn will return against Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 112.  The promotion also announced that Johny Hendricks will battle Tim Boetsch in a middleweight affair. Penn…

March 20th, 2017
James Lynch

WSOF 35 Blagoy Ivanov vs. Shawn Jordan video highlights  WSOF 35 Lance Palmer vs. Andre Harrison video highlights WSOF 35 Bekbulat Magomedov vs Donavon Frelow video highlights Beware of flying knees! ?#WSOF35pic.twitter.com/BvJqjuuBQ4 — #WSOF35 (@MMAWorldSeries) March 19, 2017 #WSOF35: Magomedov def. Frelow for the WSOF bantamweight title! Full Results here ?https://t.co/5J6Cj980nIpic.twitter.com/GK0VaIFUpX — #WSOF35 (@MMAWorldSeries) March 19, 2017   Cynthia…

February 24th, 2017
Gabe Killian

We are now nearly three months into 2017, and the UFC’s calendar continues to fill up. Here are my thoughts on some recently booked matchups for March and April… Fight: Rani Yahya vs. Joe Soto Card: UFC Fight Night 106 Where: Fortaleza, Brazil When: March 11, 2017 Thoughts: I love this matchup, as it pits…

February 21st, 2017
James Lynch

Ed Herman out of UFC 209 fight with Igor Pokrajac due to injury  Light heavyweight Ed Herman announced Monday that he’s pulling out of his fight with Igor Pokrajac at UFC 209 due to injury. Herman is coming off a head-kick knockout loss to Nikita Krylov. Here’s what he had to say… If u haven’t heard Sad 2…

February 17th, 2017
James Lynch

TUF 25 cast revealed The UFC recently annouced the cast for Season 25 of The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption, which features former TUF competitors. Coaching this season will be UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt and former champ TJ Dillashaw. Here’s a full list of the cast… Seth Baczynski – 20-14, 35, Gilbert, Ariz. Julian Lane –…

February 16th, 2017
James Lynch

Georges St-Pierre agrees to terms with the UFC MMAFighting broke the big story on Wednesday that former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will return to the UFC. St-Pierre (25-2) does not currently have a date or opponent booked yet in his return according to the report. However, a “return in the third quarter of 2017” is what’s…

February 13th, 2017
James Lynch

UFC 208: Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie highlights UFC 208: Anderson Silva vs Derek Brunson highlights UFC 208: Ronaldo Souza vs. Tim Boetsch highlights Rose Namajunas vs. Michelle Waterson and three other fights set for UFC on FOX 24 As noted on the UFC 208 broadcast Saturday, strawweights Rose Namajunas and Michelle Waterson will face off at UFC…

February 4th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

Mixed martial arts is about to kick it up a notch as 2017 rolls on. Next week alone, UFC 208 will take place and former pound-for-pound great Anderson Silva will be back in action as he takes on Derek Brunson in a middleweight co-main event. Also on tap will be a middleweight scrap between Jacare…

January 26th, 2017
James Lynch

Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson rematch set for UFC 210 Daniel Cormier announced on ‘UFC Tonight’ on Wednesday that he will be defending his light heavyweight title against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson at UFC 210 on April 8th. Cormier (18-1) was slated to fight ‘Rumble’ in a rematch at UFC 206 in December, however the AKA product…

January 20th, 2017
James Lynch

Chris Weidman vs. Gegard Mousasi added to UFC 210 in Buffalo  UFC officials announced Thursday that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will take on former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi at UFC 210 on April 8th. Weidman (13-2) is coming off back-to-back knockout losses to Luke Rockhold and most recently Yoel Romero at…