ufc fight night 94

September 20th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went to Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Poirier vs Johnson. It was an entertaining night of bouts that saw seven of 12 matches end inside the distance. Following the night of scraps in Hidalgo, let’s take a look at a few…

September 20th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went to Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Poirier vs Johnson. It was an entertaining night of bouts that saw seven of 12 matches end inside the distance. After the event concluded, the UFC awarded $50,000 to two fighters for ‘Performance of…

September 19th, 2016
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2016 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) continued with Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 94 event in Hidalgo, Texas. After UFC Fight Night 94, here’s the updated Top 20: On the backing of one of his top events in 2016, WesReynolds built out some breathing room at the top of the ToutMaster standings. TheManglerBets had…

September 19th, 2016
Matty

Two devastating first-round knockouts. Two post-fight demands. Two fighters who still have work to do. That was my takeaway from UFC Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo on Saturday with lightweight Michael Johnson and middleweight Derek Brunson both stating their case for a big step up in competition and more money the next time they step…

September 19th, 2016
Gabe Killian

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’s five UFC Fight Night 94 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. 1) Johnson by T/KO (+322) TUF 12 finalist Michael Johnson…

September 19th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 94 Fight Video Highlights: Michael Johnson vs. Dustin Poirier   UFC Fight Night 94 Fight Video Highlights: Derek Brunson vs. Uriah Hall UFC Fight Night 94 Fight Video Highlights: Evan Dunham vs. Rick Glenn   Legacy FC 59 Video Highlights

September 18th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo, Texas. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Albert Morales vs. Alejandro Perez Morales: Solid debut for the California based fighter. He outlanded his opponent…

September 18th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 174  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) & MMA Journalist Adam Martin (@MMAdamMaritn) recap all the action from UFC on Fight Night 94 and preview UFC Fight Night 95.   The Big Three  1) Michael Johnson knocks out Dustin Poirier. How surprising was this outcome? 2) Anything else…

September 18th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC returned for a free cable event on Fox Sports 1 earlier today (Saturday, September 17, 2016). The card was headlined by a lightweight bout between Michael Johnson and Dustin Poirier. All in all, seven favorites won, while four upsets occurred and there was one draw. Here’s how everything played out based on the 5Dimes Sportsbook closing…

September 17th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 94 and Bellator 161 are in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 3-2-1 on premium bets for +1.45 units overall. Premium UFC Fight Night 94: 3-0-1, +6.45 units Wins: 1.5 units: Gabriel Benitez (+130), 1.5 units: Islam Makhachev (-117), 2 units: Michael Johnson (+150) Losses:…

September 17th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC Fight Night 94 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 (Saturday, September 17, 2016) in Cleveland, Ohio, and features a lightweight bout between Michael Johnson and Dustin Poirier. Without further…

September 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12 fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET…

September 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12 fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET…

September 17th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

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 time around. After 26…

September 16th, 2016
Gabe Killian

  CUFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12 fight card is set to kick off at 7pm…

September 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Joey Gomez (6-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Jose Quinones (4-2) at UFC Fight Night 94 on September 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Joey also explains why he moved back to California, coming up short in his UFC debut against Rob Font and his training camp for this fight

September 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with Saturday’s (September 17, 2016) UFC Fight Night 94 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main events this weekend featuring the lightweight headliner Michael Johnson vs Dustin Poirier and the middleweight bout…

September 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 94: “Johnson vs Poirier” takes place today (Friday, September 9, 2016) from inside Quicken Loans Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 5:00 pm ET, although actual weigh-in results will start trickling in late this morning thanks to the new weigh-in procedures. The…

September 16th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12 fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET…

September 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Belal Muhammad (9-1) discusses his upcoming fight with Augusto Montano (15-2) at UFC Fight Night 94 on September 17th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Belal also talks about the response after his Fight of the Night performance against Alan Jouban, CM Punk and his training camp for this fight.

September 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC Fight Night 94 lightweight main event Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Johnson. See below who picked who. Belal Muhammad – UFC welterweight – 00:00:09 Chas Skelly – UFC featherweight – 00:00:21 Jimmie Rivera – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:31 Eric Spicely – UFC middleweight – 00:00:37 Joey Gomez – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:51  

September 16th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

After a crazy card took place in Cleveland last weekend, the Octagon’s first trip to Hidalgo has quite the act to follow. It may not be able to match the madness of UFC 203, but with action fighters like Dustin Poirier and Michael Johnson atop the card, it should be able to provide plenty of…

September 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Chas Skelly (15-2) discusses his upcoming fight with Maximo Blanco (12-7-1) at UFC Fight Night 94 on September 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Chas also talks about moving to Florida to train with the Blackzilians, what went wrong in his fight with Darren Elkins and his prediction for the Texas…

September 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12 fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET…

September 15th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Albert Morales as he takes on TUF Latin America finalist Jose Quinonez at Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo, Texas. Albert “The Warrior” Morales Hometown: Reseda, California Age: 25 Height: 5’9” Reach: 71” Weight…

September 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Rick Glenn (18-3-1) discusses his upcoming short notice fight with Evan Dunham (17-6) at UFC Fight Night 94 this Saturday  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Rick also talks about how this UFC contract came together, why he left WSOF last year and his training camp for this fight.

September 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12 fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET…

September 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12-fight card is set to kick off at 7 p.m. ET…

September 14th, 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 94 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in…

September 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier Date: September 17, 2016 Arena: State Farm Arena City: Hidalgo, TX The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be in Hidalgo, TX for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 94: Johnson vs Poirier. The 12-fight card is set to kick off at 7 p.m. ET…

September 14th, 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 ahead to the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 94 as Top 10 middleweights collide with ninth-ranked Uriah Hall taking on 10th-ranked Derek Brunson in an important clash in that division. Derek…

September 13th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This weekend here at MMAOddsBreaker.com we released the opening odds for the main card of UFC Fight Night 94. The card is headlined by a matchup between lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Michael Johnson. A solid supporting cast is topped by a middleweight contest pitting Derek Brunson against Uriah Hall. Today, we shift gears to…

September 13th, 2016
James Lynch

Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 94 fight card lineup finalized The fight card lineup for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 94 has been set. Here’s an updated look the card. Main Card: (FS1 – 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) Dustin Poirier (20-4) vs. Michael Johnson (16-10) Uriah Hall (12-6) vs. Derek Brunson (15-3) Evan Dunham (17-6) vs. Rick…

September 13th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Rick Glenn as he takes on long time UFC veteran Evan Dunham at Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo, Texas. Rick Glenn Hometown: Marshalltown, Iowa Age: 27 Height: 6’0” Reach: 76” Weight Class: Lightweight…

September 12th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Event: UFC Fight Night 94 Date: September 17, 2016 Location: Hidalgo, Texas Venue: State Farm Arena Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 UFC Lightweight Contender Dustin Poirier One of the premier action fighters over the past several years in the UFC, it’s easy to forget that Dustin Poirier is still only 27 years old. ‘The Diamond’ has…

September 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Albert Morales (6-0) discusses his upcoming UFC debut against Alejandro Perez at UFC Fight Night 94 on September 17th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Albert also talks about how he got into MMA, being signed to the UFC off Dana White’s “Lookin for a Fight” and his training camp for this…

September 11th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

After UFC 203 is headlined by a pair of heavyweight bouts in Cleveland, the Octagon will be heading down to Hidalgo, Texas with a card that doesn’t feature any fighters above middleweight. UFC Fight Night 94 has a very solid top two fights, and the remainder of the event could be a source of good…

September 11th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 173  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) recap all the action from UFC on Fight Night 93 and preview UFC 203. Once again, no guests this week.   The Big Three  1)  Stipe Miocic defeats Alistair Overeem via TKO. How crazy was that fight? 2) Anything else stand out…

September 6th, 2016
James Lynch

Abel Trujillo off UFC Fight Night 94 due to injury  MMAJunkie reported Monday that Abel Trujillo off UFC Fight Night 94 due to injury and the promotion is seeking a replacement for Evan Dunham. Dunham (17-6) is currently on a three-fight win streak including a unanimous decision victory over Joe Lauzon at the TUF 22 Finale.  The 34-year…

July 29th, 2016
James Lynch

Justin Scoggins out of UFC 201 bout against Ian McCall  Nick Baldwin of BloodyElbow broke the news Thursday night that Justin Scoggins is out of his matchup against Ian McCall at UFC 201 this Saturday due to issues with his weight cut. No replacement has been named at the moment to take on McCall. Scoggins (11-2) entered…

July 19th, 2016
James Lynch

Jon Jones receives temporary suspension from USADA for estrogen blockers Monday the NSAC confirmed that interim UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive prior to UFC 200 for hydroxy-clomiphene, “an anti-estrogenic agent” and “letrozole metabolite,” an “aromatase inhibitor,”according to NSAC attorney Caroline Bateman Jones (22-1) failed an out-of-competition drug test June 16 ahead of his UFC 200 matchup…

July 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Conor McGregor, Holly Holm winners at 2016 ESPY awards While they both came up short in their last respective bouts, Conor McGregor and Holly Holm took home some gold on Wednesday night. McGregor beat out UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, as well as boxers Gennady Golovkin, Canelo Alvarez and Roman Gonzalez to take home the ESPN…