UFC Fight Night 72

July 23rd, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming  UFC on FOX 16 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking…

July 20th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made it’s inaugral trip to Glasgow, Scotland, UK this past Saturday for UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs Leites. With the solid night of scraps now behind us, let’s take a some potential match-ups featuring a few of the competitors from the Scotish evening… Joe Duffy vs Leandro Silva The…

July 20th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at Fight Night 72 in the UFC’s first ever stop in Glasgow, Scotland and updates his letter grades on each. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com Chris De La Rocha vs. Daniel…

July 20th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made it’s inaugural trip to Glasgow, Scotland, UK Saturday for UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs Leites. After a solid night of scraps that saw 50% of them end inside the distance, the promotion handed out four $50,000 checks to four fighters for ‘Performance of the Night’ and ‘Fight of…

July 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 72 was the UFC’s fourth event in a seven-day span, so you can forgive fans for not giving this card much attention in the lead-up to it. Yes, it was the UFC’s first show in Scotland, but with so many other shows happening in the last week, it kind of got lost in…

July 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

These were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC Fight Night 72. The Surprises Evan Dunham — The biggest upset on the whole card came in the co-main event as Dunham outgrappled Ross Pearson to win a decision. It wasn’t the prettiest fight, but Dunham had a smart gameplan and deserved to…

July 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

This is a sample of some of the UFC Fight Night 72 prop bets that cashed big for bettors. To bet on props like these in the future, go to the ‘Props’ section under ‘Fighting’ at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Michael Bisping wins by split or majority decision (+1060) The main event of the evening was a tightly-contested…

July 19th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made it’s inaugral trip to Glasgow, Scotland, UK yesterday for UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs Leites. After a solid night of scraps that saw 50% of them end inside the distance, let’s take a look at which competitors from the card we may no longer see compete inside the…

July 19th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 114 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests all on the UFC on FOX 16 event Saturday. First we welcome bantamweight Jessica “Evil” Eye who will be competing in the co-main event against Miesha Tate. Then we welcome a pair of welterweights competing against each other in newly…

July 19th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC Fight Night 72 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. Regardless of the outcome of our bets, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger will still post part two of the show so you can have a taste…

July 18th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 72 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 2-0 on bets for +5.72 units overall. Premium UFC Fight Night 72: 1-0 +2.62 units Wins: 2 units: Parlay Packalan/Lebout OVER 1.5 rounds (-185) with Stevie Ray (-200) at (+131) Losses: none Bellator 140: 1-0…

July 18th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 72 took place earlier today at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, and overall the card was very exciting featuring several quick stoppages as well a few entertaining decisions. Overall from a betting perspective, 10 favorites and two underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight. UFC Fight Night 72 Favorites That…

July 18th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the preliminary card bouts at UFC Fight Night 72 is a three-round lightweight bout between Stevie Ray and Leonardo Mafra. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Ray is a -200 favorite (bet $200 to win $100) while Mafra is a +170 underdog (bet $100 to win $170). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 18th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 72 Date: July 18, 2015 Arena: The SSE Hydro City: Glasgow, Scotland, UK The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to make it’s inaugral trip to Scotland today (July 18, 2015) with UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow. The 12-fight card will be headlined by a middleweight contest between Brazilian veteran Thales…

July 18th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 72 Date: July 18, 2015 Arena: The SSE Hydro City: Glasgow, Scotland, UK The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to make it’s inaugral trip to Scotland today (July 18, 2015) with UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow. The 12-fight card will be headlined by a middleweight contest between Brazilian veteran Thales…

July 17th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2015 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 three new staff members to the our special picks chart this time around. After 24…

July 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC Fight Night 72 is a five-round middleweight bout between Thales Leites and Michael Bisping. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Bisping is a -115 favorite (bet $115 to win $100) while Leites is a -105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Bisping at…

July 17th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their Fight Breakdown Show continuing with tomorrow’s UFC Fight Night 72 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main event this weekend featuring the lightweight bout between Ross Pearson and Evan Dunham as well as the middleweight bout between Michael…

July 17th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another exclusive game for MMAOddsBreaker.com readers. If you’re not familiar with how the site works, here’s a brief snippet from the site owners, themselves. Kountermove brings the traditional fantasy format to MMA. Accumulation of points and a salary cap make fantasy MMA more intriguing…

July 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 72 is a three-round lightweight bout between Joseph Duffy and Ivan Jorge. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Duffy is a -800 favorite (bet $800 to win $100) while Jorge is a +550 underdog (bet $100 to win $550). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

July 17th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 72: “Bisping vs Leites” takes place today (Friday, July 17, 2015) from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. The event is headlined by a middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Thales Leites. UFC Fight Night 72 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC Fight Night 72 Weigh-in Results:  Main Card 185…

July 16th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 72 Date: July 18, 2015 Arena: The SSE Hydro City: Glasgow, Scotland, UK Middleweight bout: Michael Bisping (-115) vs Thales Leites (-105) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow will be a five round middleweight contest between England’s Michael “The Count” Bisping and Brazil’s Thales Leites. Bisping…

July 16th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Join leading MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas, Fight Scientist Reed Kuhn and MMA journalist Brian Hemminger for the best source of insider MMA betting and fantasy sports analysis: The Premium OddsCast, presented by 5Dimes and Kountermove. Our UFC Fight Night 72 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. –…

July 13th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

We are the MMA Analysis. We are a professional MMA podcast. And right now what we about to do is issue a warning to all other MMA podcasts. We here with the crew, so as you know we mean business. And what we here to let you know, is that when you click play on…

July 13th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Just a week after Conor McGregor became the first UFC champion to ever hail from the British Isles, the promotion will return to the region (albeit a different nation) for UFC Fight Night 72. The man once thought to be the area’s best chance at a UFC title, Michael Bisping, will headline Scotland’s first UFC…

July 10th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Three new fights were announced for upcoming fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the new bouts and give my thoughts on each of them. Mickael Lebout vs. Teemu Packalen, UFC Fight Night 72 Due to an injury to Jake Matthews, Frenchman Mickael Lebout will now take on Fin Teemu Packalen…

July 3rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs. Leites Date: July 18, 2015 Location: Glasgow, Scotland Venue: SSE Hydro Broadcast: FS1 UFC Middleweight Contender Michael Bisping The brash Michael Bisping (26-7) always has something to say, and after winning season two of The Ultimate Fighter and going 16-7 in UFC, he’s backed up his talk for the most part….

July 3rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

It was a busy week of fight announcements by the UFC. Below are the new fights that I haven’t given my initial thoughts on yet: Yaotzin Meza vs. Sam Sicilia, UFC Fight Night 71 An injury to Doo Ho Choi has created an opening for Yaotzin Meza to step in on short notice to face…

June 30th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Another day, another injury in the UFC — actually, two. Here are the new fights, both of which will feature fighters making their respective UFC debuts. Daniel Omielanczuk vs. Chris De La Rocha, UFC Fight Night 72 An injury to heavyweight Konstantin Erokhin has taken him out of his scheduled bout against Daniel Omielanczuk, and…

June 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two fights that were expected to take place in the new few weeks have been scratched. MMAjunkie.com first reported both of the scratches. The first scratch is in the upcoming featherweight bout at UFC Fight Night 71 between top prospect Doo Ho Choi and Sam Sicilia, as Choi was forced to pull out with an…

June 23rd, 2015
Adam Martin.

Five new UFC bouts have been announced, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all of them. Danny Martinez vs. Sirwan Kakai, UFC Fight Night 70 A short-notice bantamweight bout between Danny Martinez and Sirwan Kakai takes place this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 70, which will be held at…

June 12th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Four new UFC bouts were revealed just into time for the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thought on each bout. Daniel Omielanczuk vs. Konstantin Erokhin, UFC Fight Night 72 A heavyweight matchup pitting big sluggers Daniel Omielanczuk and Konstantin Erokhin has been added to UFC Fight Night 72, which…

May 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

It’s been a busy week of UFC fight announcements. Here are my thoughts on the most latest fight bookings in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Hacran Dias vs. Chas Skelly, TUF Brazil 4 Finale A featherweight matchup between Hacran Dias and Chas Skelly is the latest addition to the TUF Brazil 4 Finale, which is set…

May 26th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main and co-main events for UFC Fight Night 72, which goes down July 18 at SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, have been announced, and they’re solid. Here are my initial thoughts on them. Michael Bisping vs. Thales Leites A middleweight contest between Michael Bisping and Thales Leites will headline UFC Fight Night 72. This…

May 25th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced over the weekend. Here they are, along with my thoughts on them: Louis Smolka vs. Neil Seery, UFC 189 A flyweight bout between Louis Smolka and Neil Seery will go down at UFC 189, which takes place July 11 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas,…

May 21st, 2015
Adam Martin.

A couple fights were announced for upcoming cards during Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight.” Here they are, along with my initial thoughts. Glover Teixeira vs. Ovince St-Preux, UFC Fight Night 74 The main event of UFC Fight Night 74 will be a five-round light heavyweight scrap between top-ranked Glover Teixeira and Ovince St-Preux. The event…

May 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Four new fights have joined the UFC Fight Night 72 lineup, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on each. The card takes place July 18 at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, and the new bouts added to the card should be pretty exciting. Leon Edwards vs. Pawel Pawlak A…

May 13th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two new UFC women’s fights have been announced, one in the strawweight division and the other a bantamweight clash, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on each bout. Juliana Lima vs. Ericka Almeida, UFC Fight Night 67 After Jessica Penne was pulled from her fight with Juliana Lima to…

May 11th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A few new bouts were announced for upcoming cards over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the bouts and give my thoughts on them. Jorge Masvidal vs. Cezar Ferreira, TUF 21 Finale Jorge Masvidal will move up to 170lbs for the first time in his UFC career when he takes…

April 16th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Four new bouts for upcoming Fight Night cards were recently announced and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on each. Francisco Rivera vs. Alex Caceres, UFC Fight Night 68 A fantastic bantamweight battle between Francisco Rivera and Alex Caceres is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 68, which is set…

April 9th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two huge fights were booked for upcoming summer fight cards, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on each of them. Matt Brown vs. Nate Diaz, UFC 189 A welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Nate Diaz is the latest addition to the stacked UFC 189 card, which takes place July…

April 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC bouts were announced in the middle of the week, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on all of them. Yaotzin Meza vs. Damian Stasiak, UFC Fight Night 64 A featherweight matchup has come together on extremely short notice as Yaotzin Meza has agreed to move up…