UFC FIght Night 83

March 2nd, 2016
James Lynch

Conor McGregor drops in on fan’s apartment  Video leaked yesterday shows Conor McGregor surprising a superfan of his. This stemmed from an episode of UFC Embedded where McGregor was driving, only to see a cardboard cutout of himself and an Irish flag on a nearby apartment balcony. McGregor ended up crashing the fan’s apartment and TMZ has the video…

February 24th, 2016
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2016 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) continued on Sunday with Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After the fourth event, godofmma doubled his lead in the competition from .55 to 1.10. Remaining in second and third place are b7283sosu and Paul Shag. After the Fight Night 83, here’s the updated top 20:   While,…

February 24th, 2016
Gabe Killian

This past Sunday certainly was “Funday” with UFC Fight Night 83 delivering an evening of exciting action, 13 bouts in total, seven of which resulted in finishes. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at some potential match-ups featuring some of the competitors from the evening… Chris Camozzi…

February 23rd, 2016
Gabe Killian

This past Sunday certainly was “Funday” with UFC Fight Night 83 delivering an evening of exciting action, 13-bouts in total, seven of which resulted in finishes. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for ‘Performance of the Night’ and two fighters for ‘Fight of the Night’. The lines to wager on…

February 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 144 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and Nuetrition Supplements Special Guest co-host Jon Ferguson (Of Jon & Mike’s MMA Corner) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by former Titan FC champion Desmond Green who talks about his upcoming entry in the Akhmat Lightweight Grand Prix on Mar. 12th. Then we’re joined by Titan FC featherweight champion Andre…

February 22nd, 2016
Gabe Killian

This past Sunday certainly was “Funday” with UFC Fight Night 83 delivering an evening of exciting action, 13-bouts in total, seven of which resulted in finishes. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the…

February 22nd, 2016
Gabe Killian

Five Crazy 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’s five crazy UFC Fight Night 82 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbooks. 1) Sean Strickland by T/KO +481 Strickland came…

February 22nd, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Shamil Abdurahimov vs. Anthony Hamilton Abdurahimov: Showed off a diverse striking game with jabs, overhands, and a…

February 21st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 83 took place earlier tonight (Sunday, February 21, 2016) at the Consul Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and was headlined by a welterweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Alex Oliveira. Overall from a betting perspective, 10 favorites won while three underdogs came through according to the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight. Favorites That Won In…

February 21st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC Fight Night 83 draws close, so it’s only fair that you get a one-stop shop for all the articles we’ve posted for the event, which goes down today (February 21, 2016) at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and features a welterweight main event between Donald Cerrone…

February 21st, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 21st, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 21st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

New Year, new contest! MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2016 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 one new staff member to the our special picks chart this…

February 21st, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 21st, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 welterweight Nathan Coy as he prepares for his preliminary card bout tonight (Sunday, February 21, 2016) against Jonavin Webb at the Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Strikeforce, Bellator, MFC, Ultimate Fighter and UFC veteran has been there and done that, but he still thinks Webb brings plenty to the…

February 21st, 2016
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 an All-American clash as New Jersey’s Jonavin Webb takes on former Strikeforce, Bellator and now UFC fighter Nathan Coy. Webb looks to recover from the first loss of his…

February 20th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 20th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 83: “Cerrone vs Oliveira” takes place today (Saturday, February 20, 2016) from inside the UCCU in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 4:00 pm ET. The event is headlined by a welterweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Alex Oliveira. UFC Fight Night 83 Weigh-in…

February 20th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 82: “Hendricks vs Thompson” takes place today (Friday, February 5, 2016) from inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 7:00 pm ET. The event is headlined by a welterweight bout between top contenders Johny Hendricks and…

February 20th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 middleweight Chris Camozzi as he prepares for his main card bout this Sunday night (February 21, 2016) against Joe Riggs at the Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The longtime Ultimate Fighter and UFC veteran had plenty of preparation for this contest, and he feels ready for anything Riggs is going…

February 20th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 20th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 bantamweight Ashlee Evans-Smith as she prepares for her upcoming preliminary card bout this Sunday night (February 21, 2016) against Marion Reneau at the Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Evans-Smith is looking for her first UFC victory after coming up short in her debut, and she feels she has…

February 19th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 bantamweight Lauren Murphy before it was announced she’d be fighting Kelly Faszholz on the preliminary card this Sunday (February 21, 2016) at the UCCU Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

February 19th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Kelly Faszholz as she takes fellow American Lauren Murphy at Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   Kelly Faszholz Hometown: Santa Rosa, California Age: 31 Height: 5’8” Reach: N/A Weight Class: Women’s Bantamweight Camp:…

February 18th, 2016
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 Fight Night 83 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for…

February 18th, 2016
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 UFC Fight Night 83 main event as we see a battle of cowboys. American Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Brazilian Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira. Donald Cerrone is certainly…

February 18th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Cowboy vs. Howboy, to see who is the best boy. Mr. Slice and Mr. 5000 to see who is the baddest mister amongst the distinguished gentlemen of Miami. Gracie vs. Shamrock 3 in the cardiac-arrest bowl. What a weekend of MMA. What a time to be alive. Listen here: Consensus Bet: Cody Garbrandt Inside the…

February 18th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 bantamweight Marion Reneau as she prepares for her upcoming preliminary card bout this Sunday night (February 21, 2016) at the Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The three-fight UFC veteran is looking to rebound from a loss to current champion Holly Holm, and she feels plenty prepares for…

February 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 17th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 83 lightweight James Krause as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Shane Campbell this Sunday night (February 21, 2016) at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The talented Kansas City native realizes his opponent is a dangerous striker, but he expects to have…

February 17th, 2016
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 UFC Fight Night 83 preliminary headliner pitting welterweight Alex Garcia against Sean Strickland. Both fighters are coming off July 2015 victories against veteran opposition. This is an important…

February 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With Tim Means being pulled from his headlining bout against Donald Cerrone due to an out of competition drug test last week, the event took a small hit. Now, the event will be headlined next Sunday (February 21, 2016) by a battle of nicknames as “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Brazilian Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira at the Consol Energy Center…

February 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 83 Date: February 21, 2016 Arena: Consol Energy Center City: Pittsburgh, PA The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Pittsburgh, PA for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 83: Cowboy vs Cowboy. The main card will be live on FOX Sports 1 at 9pm ET, with preliminary action…

February 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Chris Camozzi (22-10) discusses his upcoming fight with Joe Riggs at UFC Fight Night 83 on Feb. 21st during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Chris also talks about his victory over Tom Watson, his comments towards Titan FC and training at Factory X.

February 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Report – Alistair Overeem Re-Signs with the UFC Just signed my new @ufc contract! 🙂 pic.twitter.com/lUQZO0ptLJ — Alistair Overeem (@Alistairovereem) February 15, 2016 Just announced on twitter earlier this morning, former Strikeforce and Dream heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem has re-signed with the UFC. Overeem’s contract expired following his UFC on Fox TKO victory over Junior…

February 14th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at Brazilian middleweight Leonardo Guimaraes as he takes on American Trevor Smith at Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Leonardo “Leleco” Guimaraes Hometown: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil Age: 32 Height: 6’0” Reach: N/A Weight Class: Middleweight…

February 14th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 144 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and our NEW sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by MMA legend Ken Shamrock who discusses his upcoming trilogy fight with Royce Gracie at Bellator 149 on Feb. 19th. Then we’re joined by UFC featherweight Chas Skelly who has an upcoming…

February 4th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC welterweight Tim Means, who was pulled from his UFC Fight Night 83 main event against Donald Cerrone due to a failed USADA test for low levels of Ostarine. The “Dirty Bird” was preparing for the first main event of his UFC career before the positive test, and he’s flummoxed…

December 28th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 83: Silva vs. Bisping Date: February 27, 2016 Location: London, England Venue: The O2 Arena Broadcast: Fight Pass UFC Middleweight Contender Anderson Silva (-235) Profile: The last three years have been a nightmare for Anderson Silva (33-6 1NC). Long considered the top pound-for-pound MMA fighter on the planet, “The Spider” saw his UFC records for the most…

December 25th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 83 adds Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping as it’s main event  UFC officials announced Thursday that the promotion is putting their most decorated middleweight champion on UFC Fight Pass. Silva (33-6) is scheduled to complete for the first time since win over Nick Diaz, a fight which he won but was later overturned to…