ufc on fox 16

August 12th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with the recently victorious James Krause about his UFC on Fox 16 victory last month (July 25, 2015) over lightweight Daron Cruickshank at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The Grindhouse MMA fighter cuts a significant amount of weight to make the lightweight limit and it’s having an adverse affect on his…

July 31st, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with recently victorious UFC on FOX 16 welterweight Zak Cummings, who knocked out Dominique Steele in the first round last weekend at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The talented veteran of The Ultimate Fighter has some momentum right now and he’d love nothing more than an opportunity to compete on…

July 30th, 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 190 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 fights. What are…

July 28th, 2015
Adam Martin.

These were the three biggest surprises and the three biggest disappointments from UFC on FOX 16. The Surprises Miesha Tate — I figured Tate would outwrestle Jessica Eye, but never did I think she’d outstrike her as well. But she did just that, dropping Eye in the first round with punches, and then beating her on…

July 27th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Chicago this past weekend with UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao II. Following the evening of memorable of fights, the promotion handed out four $50,000 checks to four fighters for ‘Performance of the Night’ and ‘Fight of the Night’ honors. Betting lines to wager on such props…

July 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

This is a sample of some of the UFC on FOX 16 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. TJ Dillashaw wins in round 4 (+1275) The main event saw TJ Dillashaw absolutely destroy Renan Barao on the…

July 27th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 16 came and went, producing an evening of memorable mixed martial arts action. The event is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the competitors from the evening… Ben Saunders vs Matt Brown Oh man! Talk about fireworks!! I think Saunders vs…

July 27th, 2015
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 16 was a pretty stacked card on paper, and for the most part it played out like most expected it to, with a number of high-level, competitive, back-and-forth fights as well as a number of great finishes. Unfortunately, the officiating hurt this card. There were a number of mistakes made by the…

July 27th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 16 came and went, producing an evening of memorable mixed martial arts action. The event is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Danny Castillo Castillo has now dropped three fights in…

July 26th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on Fox 16 in Chicago, Illinois 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 Zak Cummings vs. Dominique Steele Cummings: He showed an improved striking…

July 26th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 115 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First Jake Shields joins the show to talk about his upcoming welterweight title fight against Rousimar Palhares at WSOF 22. Then Ian McCall discusses the injury that forced him off UFC Fight Night 73 against Dustin Ortiz. Finally…

July 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The Octagon made its way to the United Center in Chicago on Saturday night for the promotion’s latest offering on Fox. UFC on FOX 16 featured 12 fights, headlined by the bantamweight title rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. The champion managed to walk away with the belt once again in the main event,…

July 25th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC on Fox 16 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 (July 25, 2015) at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois, and features a bantamweight title bout between champion…

July 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on Fox 16 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago tonight (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX and preliminary…

July 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on Fox 16 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago tonight (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX and preliminary action…

July 25th, 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 25…

July 25th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16. These fights represent some of the highest moments in the careers of their respective participants, and should serve to pique your interest heading into the event. 1. Jessica Eye vs. Zoila Frausto-Gurgel – Bellator 83 Upcoming Bout: Jessica Eye…

July 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on Fox 16 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago tomorrow night (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX and preliminary…

July 24th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on Fox 16 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL Bantamweight title bout: TJ Dillashaw (-250) vs Renan Barao (+210) Fight Breakdown: The main event for UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago will be a rematch for the promotion’s bantamweight title between current champion TJ Dillashaw and former champion Renan Barao. Dillashaw…

July 24th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their Fight Breakdown Show continuing with tomorrow’s UFC on Fox 16 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main and co-main event this weekend featuring the bantamweight bout between Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye as well as the bantamweight title bout rematch between…

July 24th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago this Saturday night (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX and preliminary action getting going on the same channel at 6pm ET with four…

July 24th, 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 24th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 16: “Dillashaw vs Barao 2” takes place today (Friday, July 24, 2015) from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The event is headlined by a bantamweight title bout rematch between champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Renan Barao. UFC on Fox 16 Weigh-in Stream:  UFC on Fox 16 Weigh-in…

July 24th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 16 lightweight James Krause as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout on Saturday night (July 25, 2015) against Daron Cruickshank at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The veteran fighter started strong in his UFC career, but he knows his back is firmly against the…

July 24th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

UFC on FOX 16 July 25th, 2015 Lightweight Matchup: Edson Barboza vs Paul Felder By @fightnomics When the UFC heads to primetime FOX this weekend for the 16th time (!), they will be giving fans a striking duel to watch on a main card that promises a little bit of everything. After bonus machine Joe…

July 24th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago this Saturday night (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX and preliminary action getting going on the same channel at 6pm ET with four…

July 23rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Still up solidly in 2015, Nick Kalikas and crew are looking to continue their winning ways with UFC on Fox 16. After winning 5.72 units for UFC Fight Night 72 and Bellator 140 last weekend, MMAOddsbreaker Premium is now up 48.115 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of our premium bets here. What’s included in…

July 23rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 72 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago this Saturday night (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX…

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 23rd, 2015
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at lightweight Andrew Holbrook as he takes on TUF 13 finalist Ramsey Nijem at UFC on Fox 16 in Chicago, Illinois. Andrew Holbrook Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana Age: 29 Height: 5’11” Reach: N/A Weight Class: Lightweight…

July 23rd, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics FOX cards usually deliver plenty of hard hitters, but there are some stylistic contrasts brewing on this weekend’s matchups in Chicago, including a number of fights that will boil down to a striker versus a grappler. But where, exactly? This metric shows what percentage of a fighter’s total fight time is spent not only…

July 23rd, 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 on Fox 16 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part…

July 22nd, 2015
Brad Taschuk

With a flawless victory in the books from The King at UFC Fight Night 71, The MMA Analysis crew is in high spirits to recap the remaining fights from last week and look ahead to the bantamweight title rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. Listen here: This week’s consensus bet will be released via…

July 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

The co-main event of UFC on FOX 16 is a three-round women’s bantamweight bout between Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Tate is a -190 favorite (bet $190 to win $100) while Eye is a +165 underdog (bet $100 to win $165). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Tate…

July 22nd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 72 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago this Saturday night (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX…

July 22nd, 2015
Reed Kuhn

The UFC always wants to put on a good show when the quarterly FOX card comes around, and that usually means stacking the fight card with heavy hitters. It appears that this weekend’s card will be no different. We’ll consider other performances metrics like wrestling later, but first let’s see who has the heaviest hands…

July 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of UFC on FOX 16 is a five-round title fight rematch between UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and challenger Renan Barao. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Dillashaw is a -220 favorite (bet $220 to win $100) while Barao is a +180 underdog (bet $100 to win $180). MMA oddsmaker…

July 22nd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 16 Date: July 25, 2015 Arena: United Center City: Chicago, IL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Chicago this Saturday night (July 25, 2015) for UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs Barao. The fight card is stacked with 12 scraps, with the main card kicking off at 8pm ET on FOX…

July 21st, 2015
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at welterweight Dominique Steele as he takes on TUF 17 alumnus Zak Cummings at UFC on Fox 16 in Chicago, Illinois. Dominique “Non-Stop Action Packed” Steele Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio Age: 27 Height: 6’0” Reach: 74”…

July 21st, 2015
James Lynch

CES welterweight champion Dominique Steele makes his octagon debut on short notice July 25th against Zak Cummings at UFC on FOX 16. Steele (13-5) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 114 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics. Getting the phone call that he was signed to the UFC  “I was actually…

July 19th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Hopefully the third time will be the charm for the rematch between UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and the man he took the title from, Renan Barao. The two were previously scheduled to tangle again at both UFC 177 and UFC 186, with each fighter being forced from the bout once. Unless a repeat of…

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
James Lynch

UFC women’s bantamweight Jessica Eye competes in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 16 July 25th against Miesha Tate. Eye (11-2-1) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 114 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics. Fighting Miesha Tate at UFC on FOX 16 “I’m so glad its Miesha, I’m so glad [this…

July 17th, 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 tomorrow (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…

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 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 9th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC fights were booked on Monday, and for Tuesday’s MMA Odds and Ends I will give my thoughts on each bout. Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder, UFC on FOX 16 Due to an injury to Myles Jury, Edson Barboza will now take on short-notice replacement Paul Felder at UFC on FOX…

May 31st, 2015
James Lynch

MMAOddsBreaker was on the scene Saturday May 30th covering the Global Warriors FC 2 card in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. We caught up with UFC lightweight James Krause who was cornering his team-mate Jason Witt, who improved to 6-2 with a win over Canadian Ryan Dickson. James talked about his team Glory MMA, visiting Canada and…

May 29th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two new fights have been booked for summer UFC cards. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each. Willie Gates vs. Darrell Montague, TUF 21 Finale A flyweight matchup between Willie Gates and Darrell Montague goes down at the TUF 21 Finale, which takes place July 12 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las…

May 22nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

A number of new fights have been announced for upcoming UFC cards. Here they are, along with my thoughts on each. Wendell Oliveira vs. Darren Till, UFC Fight Night 67 After TJ Waldburger pulled out of his UFC Fight Night 67 bout against Wendell Oliveira, the UFC has signed newcomer Darren Till, who will take…

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…

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