UFC 231

December 13th, 2018
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2018 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) continued on December with a two title fight PPV in Toronto at UFC 231. Here’s the updated top 20 leaderboard: Half Chub continues to lead ToutMaster 2018 and is the clear odds on favorite to win the title. He has 329.90 points. Sitting in second is jperfetto26…

December 13th, 2018
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC 231 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Devin Clark vs. Aleksandar Rakic Clark: His striking looked improved, but his inability to get the finish when it…

December 10th, 2018
Jay Primetown

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 are five UFC 231 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds from across various sportsbooks. 1) Dhiego Lima by Knockout (+1050) Despite fighting off his backfoot,…

December 10th, 2018
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin are back to recap UFC 231 and answer all of your MMA questions. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy If you would like to support the podcast, considering making a purchase on Amazon through our affiliate link here. Amazon will give us a small kickback for anything…

December 9th, 2018
Jay Primetown

UFC 231 took place Saturday, December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The card was headlined by Max Holloway’s defense of the featherweight title against Brian Ortega. Closing odds are courtesy of BetDSI. Here’s a quick recap of each of those fights. Favorites that Won Valentina Shevchenko won her first ever UFC title becoming the…

December 8th, 2018
Staff

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2018 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. After 36 events thus far, we have quite a battle brewing for the top spot. Brian Hemminger remains at the top, currently in first place with an…

December 8th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn (@Fightnomics) organizes the Fightmetric data of all fights for each UFC event. When there is enough data on both fighters, he’s able to create an “Uber Tale of the Tape,” which showcases what he feels highlights some of the most important match-up data in a fight. Data includes fighter age, knockdowns,…

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December 8th, 2018
Kyle Marley

If you are just starting out in DFS MMA here are some common terms and their meanings that you will hear every week along with the general rules of MMA DFS: GPP = Guaranteed Prize Pool (aka tournaments where the top ~25% of the field get paid) Cash Games = H2Hs, 50/50s, Double-Ups Stacking =…

December 7th, 2018
Chris White

It has become a rarity these days in MMA where you get two fighters at their absolute best in their prime fighting for the gold. We as fans have an absolute treat this weekend that has not one but two title fights featuring four fighters at their peak form. The main event is for the…

December 7th, 2018
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 ahead to the main event of UFC 231 as Max Holloway takes on undefeated Brian Ortega in a highly anticipated featherweight title fight. Max Holloway (Record: 19-3, -120 Favorite,…

December 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 231 takes place Saturday, December 8 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the full opening odds for the card, and here they are. UFC 231 Opening Odds Max Holloway -140 Brian Ortega +100 Valentina Shevchenko -260 Joanna Jedrzejczyk +180 Gunnar Nelson -120 Alex Oliveira -120 Hakeem Dawodu -180…

December 3rd, 2018
James Lynch

MMAOddsbreaker’s James Lynch and Adam Martin are back to preview UFC 231 on this pre-taped podcast. Thanks as always to our sponsor Bad Boy If you would like to support the podcast, considering making a purchase on Amazon through our affiliate link here. Amazon will give us a small kickback for anything your purchase during…

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October 26th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of new matchups for upcomng UFC cards have been revealed, and I’ll give my initial takes on all of them in today’s MMA odds and ends. Lyman Good vs. Ben Saunders, UFC 230 Welterweights Lyman Good and Ben Saunders will now meet at UFC 230 due to an injury to Sultan Aliev, who…

October 15th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A couple new bouts were announced over the weekend for upcoming UFC and Bellator cards, and I’ll give my thoughts on these matchups in today’s MMA odds and ends. Jessica Eye vs. Katlyn Chookagian, UFC 231 A women’s flyweight bout between Jessica Eye and Katyln Chookagian has been added to UFC 231, which takes place…

October 10th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that December’s UFC 231 event will feature a women’s flyweight title co-main event between top contender Valentina Shevchenko and former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas’ betting line for the upcoming bout was released via ESPN earlier today.Here’s what Kalikas had to say about the contest: “The UFC turned heads with…

October 2nd, 2018
Adam Martin.

In addition to confirming to Aaron Bronster of TSN that the UFC 231 main event as the featherweight title fight between champ Max Holloway and challenger Brian Ortega, two other significant fights have been added to the event, and I’ll give my thoughts on these new bouts in today’s MMA odds and ends. Jimi Manuwa…

October 1st, 2018
Adam Martin.

A couple new UFC bouts were recently revealed and I’ll give my thoughts on them in today’s MMA odds and ends. Darrell Horcher vs. Roosevelt Roberts, TUF 28 Finale A lightweight bout between Darrell Horcher and Roosevelt Roberts will take place at the TUF 28 Finale, which takes place Friday, November 30 at Pearl Theater…

October 1st, 2018
Adam Martin.

A couple new fight announcements as well as another fighter being flagged by USADA form the basis of today’s MMA odds and ends, and you can find my thoughts on the news below. Sean O’Malley Flagged By USADA, Out Of UFC 229 UFC bantamweight prospect Sean O’Malley, who was set to fight this weekend at…