ufc fight night 28 picks

September 4th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Date: September 4, 2013 Arena: Mineirinho Arena City: Belo Horizonte, Brazil Flyweight bout: Joseph Benavidez (-570) vs Jussier Formiga (+480) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 28 main card features a match-up between two top ten flyweights when California’s Team Alpha Male product Joseph Benavidez takes on long-time top ranked flyweight,…

September 4th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Date: September 4, 2013 Arena: Mineirinho Arena City: Belo Horizonte, Brazil Light Heavyweight bout: Glover Teixeira (-420) vs Ryan “Darth” Bader (+375) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC Fight Night 28 is a light heavyweight war between two heavy handed grapplers, as the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt Glover Teixeira faces…

September 4th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Fight of the Night Betting Props UFC Fight Night 28 from Brazil delivers a card full of potentially exciting fights. For the most exciting bout of the evening, the UFC will be awarding a $50,000 bonus. The option to bet which fight at UFC 164 will win the $50,000 Fight of…

September 4th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Date: September 4, 2013 Arena: Mineirinho Arena City: Belo Horizonte, Brazil Bantamweight bout: Lucas Martins (-130) vs Ramiro Hernandez, Jr. (+120) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 28 prelims features a contest between two bantamweight warriors when the Brazilian Lucas Martins takes on Iowa’s Ramiro Hernandez, Jr. Martins is currently the…

September 3rd, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Date: September 4, 2013 Arena: Mineirinho Arena City: Belo Horizonte, Brazil Lightweight bout: Francisco Trinaldo (-305) vs Piotr Hallmann (+275) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 28 main card on FOX Sports 1 features a contest between two very tough and powerful lightweights, when the Brazilian Francisco “Massaranduba” Trinaldo meets the…

September 3rd, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC Fight Night 28 September 4, 2013 Light Heavyweights: Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics Big Picture: The main event from Brazil at UFC Fight Night 28 features #2 ranked light heavyweight Glover Teixeira versus un-ranked Ryan Bader. Teixeira was a late bloomer in MMA, he’s only four fights into his UFC…

September 3rd, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC Fight Night 28 September 4, 2013 Middleweights: Yushin Okami vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics Big Picture: In the co-main event on Wednesday night it’s a battle between a former title contender, and a possible future title contender when Yushin Okami (#3) takes on home-cage favorite Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (#5). Despite the…

September 2nd, 2013
Brad Taschuk

Just over three months ago — as the UFC was preparing to head to Brazil for a card featuring Vitor Belfort and Luke Rockhold — I had published an article looking at the success Brazilian fighters had enjoyed in the Octagon since the UFC began to make trips back to their home country. That article…

September 2nd, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Date: September 4, 2013 Arena: Mineirinho Arena City: Belo Horizonte, Brazil Middleweight bout: Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (-265) vs Yushin “Thunder” Okami (+225) Fight Breakdown: UFC Fight Night 28 from Brazil will feature a highly anticipated battle between two top 10 contenders of the middleweight division, when the Brazilian Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza…

September 2nd, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 28 Date: September 4, 2013 Arena: Mineirinho Arena City: Belo Horizonte, Brazil Featherweight bout: Edimilson “Kevin” Souza (+160) vs Felipe Arantes (-185) Fight Breakdown: Starting things off for the evening is a featherweight match-up that pins two Brazilians together, when promotional newcomer Edimilson “Kevin” Souza takes on four-time Octagon veteran Felipe Arantes….

September 1st, 2013
Gabe Killian

Flyweight bout: Ali Bagautinov (-280) vs Marcos Vinicius (+240) Fight Breakdown: Kicking things off for the UFC Fight Night 28 main card is a battle between two warriors looking to make their mark in the UFC’s flyweight division, when the Russian Ali Bagautinov takes on TUF: Brazil season one’s Marcos Vinicius. Bagautinov is currently the…

September 1st, 2013
Gabe Killian

Welterweight bout: Ivan “Batman” Jorge (-240) vs Keith Wisniewski (+180) Fight Breakdown: Starting things off for the UFC Fight Night 28 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1, is a welterweight contest that will see a Brazilian take on an American, as Brazil’s Ivan “Batman” Jorge takes on Wisconsin’s Keith “The Polish Connection” Wisniewski. “Batman” is…

August 31st, 2013
Brad Taschuk

Yesterday the remaining main card lines for UFC Fight Night 28 were released at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Today, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas rounded out the card by opening the preliminary lines for the card. Take a look at the full opening lines below, and note that the newest lines are bolded: ——————– MAIN CARD (Fox Sports…

August 30th, 2013
Brad Taschuk

During the span of this crazy week, the UFC has already set up shop in Indianapolis and Milwaukee for Fight Night 27 and UFC 164, respectively. Now they’ll be heading back down to Brazil as UFC Fight Night 28 caps the week off in Belo Horizante. While the card as a whole is definitely a…