UFC Albany

December 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. After a solid night of fights saw 50 percent of them end inside the distance, below is a prop betting breakdown for the entire UFC Fight Night 102 fight card. The betting lines for all of…

December 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. After the solid night of fights saw 50 percent of them end inside the distance, let’s take a look at some potential matchups featuring a few of the competitors from the…

December 13th, 2016
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2016 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) continued with a two event weekend in Albany, New York and Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Here’s the updated Top 20: WesReynolds is close to securing the ToutMaster 2016 championship. His lead over ManglerBets is still over seven points with just two events remaining. Barring a few major upsets…

December 13th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this past Saturday night (December 10, 2016) with UFC 206: Holloway vs Pettis. The card produced arguably the most entertaining fight of the year, with 50 percent of bouts ending inside the distance. The incredible night of action is now in our rear-view, so let’s take…

December 12th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. The solid night of fights saw 50 percent of them end inside the distance. Following the action, let’s take alook at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see…

December 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Sean O’Connell (17-8) discusses his upcoming fight against Corey Anderson (8-2) at UFC Fight Night 102 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Sean also talks about transitioning from football to MMA, his FOTY battle with Steve Bosse in his last fight and hosting his own radio show on ESPN.

December 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Shane Burgos (7-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Tiago Trator (20-5-1) at UFC Fight Night 102 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Shane also talks about how long this UFC deal was in the works, why his last fight was cancelled and his training camp for this fight.

December 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Joe Gigliotti (7-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Gerald Meerschaert (24-8) at UFC Fight Night 102 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Joe also talks about his Thanksgiving, coming up short in his UFC debut and why he’s moved back to Ohio for his training camp.

December 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC FIGHT NIGHT 102: LEWIS VS ABDURAKHIMOV Date: December 9, 2016 Arena: Times Union Center City: Albany, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. The event will feature 12 bouts, all of which will be streaming live…

December 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Ryan Janes (8-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Keith Berish (5-0) at UFC Fight Night 102 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Ryan also talks about having his 2nd straight UFC fight cancelled, not fighting on UFC 206 in Toronto and his training camp for this fight.

December 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC FIGHT NIGHT 102: LEWIS VS ABDURAKHIMOV Date: December 9, 2016 Arena: Times Union Center City: Albany, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. The event will feature 12 bouts, all of which will be streaming live…

December 6th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

December is traditionally one of the busiest months for the UFC, and 2016 is no different. After the TUF 24 Finale started the month off this past weekend, the Octagon heads to Upstate New York and then across the border to Toronto this coming weekend. The month will conclude with a FOX card, and the…

December 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Gerald Meerschaert (24-8) discusses his upcoming fight against Joe Gigliotti (7-1) at UFC Fight Night 102 on Dec. 9th during a 1-on-1 edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Gerald also talks about how long this UFC deal was in the works, his training camp for this fight and his plans for American Thanksgiving.

December 4th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 185 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap the TUF 24 Finale and preview UFC Albany / UFC 206 coming up this weekend. The Big Three Four with  1) Demetrious Johnson defeats Tim Elliott. How great was that fight? 2) Anything else stand out to you on the card? 3) Quick Picks…

November 24th, 2016
James Lynch

Aljamain Sterling, Tatiana Suarez both off UFC Fight Night 102 due to injury  UFC Fight Night Albany has took a big hit on Wednesday. An injury to top bantamweight Aljamain Sterling (12-1) has forced the New York native off the card against Raphael Assuncao (23-5) according to MMAJunkie. In addition the report notes that the UFC will be…

November 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Colleen Schneider signs with Bellator  MMAJunkie reported Tuesday that MMA veteran Colleen Schneider (girlfriend of UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett) has signed with Bellator. Schneider (10-7) will be making her promotional debut at flyweight, and she’s primarily fought at bantamweight previously. Bellator now has a nice stable of flyweights, including Ilima-Lei Macfarlane, Anastasia Yankova and Lena Ovchynnikova. Schneider is slated to make…

November 16th, 2016
James Lynch

RFA middleweight champion Gerald Meerschaert signs with UFC, fights Joe Gigliotti at UFC Albany  Sources close to www.MMAOddsBreaker.com have confirmed that RFA middleweight champion Gerald Meerschaert has signed with the UFC. In addition, sources have confirmed that the 28-year-old will replace Oluwale Bamgbose (who was pulled from the card due to injury) against Joseph Gigliotti, December…

November 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Zubaira Tukhugov removed from UFC Fight Night 102 for potential USADA violation UFC officials announced Monday that featherweight Zubaira Tukhugov has been flagged for a potential anti-doping violation and removed from next month’s UFC Fight Night 102 card. USADA informed Tukhugov of a potential violation from an out-of-competition test on September 7th and October 29th. As a result,…

November 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Rashad Evans off Saturday’s UFC 205 card  ESPN reported Tuesday that middleweight Rashad Evans has been pulled from his UFC 205 matchup with Tim Kennedy due to a medical issue. Evans (19-5-1) was set to make his middleweight debut on the card. Kennedy (18-5) hasn’t competed since a controversial loss to Yoel Romero way back…