UFC on FOX 19

April 20th, 2016
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2016 (presented by MMAOddsbreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) continued this past weekend with UFC on Fox 19 in Tampa, Florida. After all 11 fights took place, here’s the updated top 20:     Another week of UFC sees a trend developing at the top with godofmma continuing to lead ChrisM and PaulShag. Godofmma has started…

April 19th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 came and went, producing a night of entertaining action that saw seven of 11 bouts end inside the distance, and with the night of scraps now in our rear view, let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the losing competitors from the evening… Tecia Torres vs…

April 19th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 came and went, producing a night of entertaining action that saw seven of 11 bouts end inside the inside, and with the night of scraps now in our rear view, let’s take a look at a few potential match-ups featuring some of the competitors from the evening… Glover Teixeira vs Anthony…

April 18th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 came and went, producing a night of entertaining action that saw seven of 11 bouts end inside the inside, and with the night of scraps now in our rear view, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON…

April 18th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC on Fox 19 taking place last weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMAOddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) has taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in the rankings with this update. To access the full MMAOddsBreaker rankings,…

April 18th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 came and went, producing a night of entertaining action that saw seven of 11 bouts end inside the distance. 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 these props were…

April 17th, 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 on FOX 19 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbooks. 1) Michael Chiesa by Submission (+705) Michael Chiesa…

April 17th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on Fox 19 in Tampa, Florida. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   Omari Akhmedov vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Akhmedov: He did well early in the fight with scoring…

April 17th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 152 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by Flo Sports managing editor Jeremy Botter to discuss his new role with the company. Then lightweight Kevin Lee discusses his upcoming fight with Efrain Escudero at UFC 197. Finally we’re joined by…

April 17th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

As promised, part two of our Premium Oddscast for UFC on Fox 19 has been made available for free following the conclusion of the event. Regardless of the outcome of our bets, MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas and MMAOB managing editor Brian Hemminger will still post part two of the show so you can have a taste…

April 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC on Fox 19 took place earlier tonight (Saturday, April 16, 2016) at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, and was headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans. Overall from a betting perspective, eight 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…

April 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

UFC on Fox 19 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 2-1 on premium bets for +1.08 units overall. Premium UFC on Fox 19:  2-1 +1.08 units Wins:  3 units: Michael Graves (-110), 1.28 units: Raquel Pennington (-235) Losses: 2 units: Beniel Dariush (-160) (We originally had…

April 16th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC on Fox 19 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 (April 16, 2016) at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, and features a light heavyweight main event between Glover Teixeira and Rashad…

April 16th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 Date: April 16, 2016 Arena: Amalle Arena City: Tampa, FL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Tampa, FL for the second time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans. The 11-fight card kicks off with Fight Pass prelims at 4:30pm ET, then preliminary card action continues…

April 16th, 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 nine events thus…

April 16th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 welterweight Court McGee as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Santiago Ponzinibbio at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The former Ultimate Fighter season 11 winner was almost on the brink after a rough patch the past few years, but he…

April 16th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 Date: April 16, 2016 Arena: Amalie Arena City: Tampa, FL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Tampa, FL for the second time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans. The 12-fight card kicks off with Fight Pass prelims at 4pm ET, then preliminary card action continues…

April 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 Date: April 16, 2016 Arena: Amalie Arena City: Tampa, FL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Tampa, FL for the second time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans. The 12-fight card kicks off with Fight Pass prelims at 4pm ET, then preliminary card action continues…

April 15th, 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 a match-up of two up and coming welterweights when Randy Brown takes on Michael Graves in Tampa, Florida at UFC on Fox 19.   Randy Brown (Record: 7-0,…

April 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 Date: April 16, 2016 Arena: Amalie Arena City: Tampa, FL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Tampa, FL for the second time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans. The 12-fight card kicks off with Fight Pass prelims at 4pm ET, then preliminary card action continues…

April 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

After a profitable 2015, Nick Kalikas and crew are looking to continue 2016 off in a big way with UFC on Fox 19. After losing 1.6 units for UFC Fight Night 86 last weekend, MMAOddsbreaker Premium is now up 41.85 units life-to-date. You can check a track record of our premium bets here. What’s included in MMA OddsBreaker…

April 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 19: “Evans vs Teixeira” takes place today (Friday, April 15, 2016) from inside Amalie Arena Tampa, Florida. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 4:30 pm ET. The event is headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira. UFC on Fox 19 Weigh-in Stream: …

April 15th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 featherweight Cub Swanson as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Hacran Dias at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The top contender is coming off two tough losses to top five opponents Frankie Edgar and Max Holloway and he’s hoping…

April 15th, 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 a top 15 clash in the lightweight division as Michael Chiesa takes on Beneil Dariush in Tampa, Florida.   Michael Chiesa (Record: 13-2, +140 Underdog, Fighter Grade: C+)…

April 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Dan Henderson, who was expecting to fight Lyoto Machida this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, before Machida tested posted for banned substances and the fight was cancelled. Editor’s note: There are a few audio issues about halfway through the interview. Needless to say,…

April 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 at the lightweight bout kicking off the preliminary card on Fox as American Drew Dober takes on talented Russian Islam Makhachev in Tampa, Florida.   Drew Dober (Record: 16-7,…

April 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 Date: April 16, 2016 Arena: Amalie Arena City: Tampa, FL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Tampa, FL for the second time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans. The 12-fight card kicks off with Fight Pass prelims at 4pm ET, then preliminary card action continues…

April 14th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 strawweight Tecia Torres as she prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Rose Namajunas at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The undefeated top contender missed out on a title shot on season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter but she has her sights set…

April 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 at the opening bout of the main card on the UFC on Fox 19 as Rose Namajunas takes on Tecia Torres in a top five strawweight clash.   Rose…

April 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Lyoto Machida admits use of banned substance, UFC on FOX 19 rematch with Dan Henderson scrapped The rematch between Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson has been pulled from UFC on FOX 19 this Saturday due to the Brazillian admitting to taking a banned substance.  The UFC released an official statement. “The UFC organization was made aware today…

April 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 on Fox 19 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card in two parts. – Part one is available for free…

April 13th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 Date: April 16, 2016 Arena: Amalie Arena City: Tampa, FL The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Tampa, FL for the second time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs Evans. The 12-fight card kicks off with Fight Pass prelims at 4pm ET, then preliminary card action continues…

April 13th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC on Fox 19. 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. Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader – UFC Fight Night 28 Upcoming Bout: Glover…

April 13th, 2016
Reed Kuhn

UFC on FOX 19 April 16th, 2016 Middleweight Matchup: Lyoto Machida vs Dan Henderson By @fightnomics   Big Picture:  It’s hard to imagine that this weekend will mark the 19th time the UFC has put fights on network primetime, and yet here we are with a FOX card loaded with veterans and fresh stars alike…

April 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 lightweight Darrell Horcher as he makes his UFC debut welcoming back undefeated title contender Khabib Nurmagomedov to the UFC after nearly a two year absence from the Octagon. Darrell “The Saint” Horcher Hometown: Shermansdale,…

April 13th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 strawweight Rose Namajunas as she prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Tecia Torres at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The former title challenger and TUF 20 finalist has done her homework in preparation for this rematch and she feels things…

April 13th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

With Lance celebrating the birth of his second child, Sean decided to rejoin the podcast for once. On a weekend where the Fox card features some of the greatest MMA Analysis official nicknames in the sport, this one still turned out alright without our usual host. Listen here: Consensus Bet: Parlay: Lyoto Machida & Beneil…

April 12th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This weekend the UFC returns to big FOX with a slightly altered card. The main event was set to be Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson in a lightweight title eliminator, but a late injury forced… NOT Khabib out of the fight. Who saw that one coming? As a result, Khabib will now be getting the…

April 12th, 2016
James Lynch

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Darrell Horcher will be at 160-pound catchweight Darrell Horcher told Ariel Helwani Monday on The MMA Hour, that he was 181-pounds when he got the call to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Because of this, both parties agreed to a 160-pound catchweight matchup instead of a lightweight contest. “That last five pounds is a big difference. Losing those…

April 11th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 19 light heavyweight Rashad Evans as he prepares for his upcoming main event this Saturday night (April 16, 2016) against Glover Teixeira at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The former UFC champion and Ultimate Fighter season two winner has been impressed by the recent performances of Teixeira…

April 10th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 151 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by Bleacher Reports’ Mike Chiappetta to discuss his recent article ‘The Grass Is Greener’ regarding MMA free agency. Then we’re joined by Canadian fighter Julia Budd who takes on Marloes Coenen at Bellator 155 for the…

April 10th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

UFC on FOX 19 April 16th, 2016 Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans Location: Tampa, Florida Venue: Amalie Arena Broadcast: FOX (8pm ET) UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Glover Teixeira Former light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira was seen as one of the best 205ers outside of the UFC for many years until he was finally snatched…

April 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Khabib Nurmagomedov takes on short-notice opponent Darrell Horcher  With an injury to Tony Ferguson, UFC officials announced Thursday they’ve signed Darrell Horcher to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov at next weeks UFC on FOX 19 event. Nurmagomedov (22-0) hasn’t competed since a 2014 victory over current champ Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 11. He’s currently 6-0 inside the octagon….

February 18th, 2016
James Lynch

Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza scheduled for UFC 197 The UFC announced Wednesday that a lightweight matchup pitting former champion Anthony Pettis and Edson Barboza has been added to UFC 197. Pettis (18-4) is coming off back to back losses for the first time in his career, losing the UFC 155-pound title to Rafael dos Anjos and suffering…

February 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Alex Oliveira replaces Tim Means against Donald Cerrone for UFC Fight Night 83 headliner Looks like it’s Cowboy vs. Cowboy at UFC Fight Night 83 per MMAFighting.com. With Tim Means off the card due to potential USADA violation, Alex Oliveira will move up 170 pounds and take on Cerrone on short notice. Oliveira (14-2-1, 1 NC) moves back up to the welterweight division after a…

February 1st, 2016
James Lynch

Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida II set for UFC on FOX 19 MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani reports that Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida have verbally agreed to a rematch at UFC on FOX 19. These two previously fought at UFC 157 in February 2013, with Machida taking home a split-decision victory. Henderson (31-14) is coming off a first round knockout…

January 28th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC on FOX 19 adds Michael Chiesa vs. Beneil Dariush MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani confirmed Wednesday that a lightweight matchup pitting Michael Chiesa vs. Beneil Dariush will take palce at UFC on FOX 19. Chiesa (13-2) heads into the matchup off back to back wins over Mitch Clarke and most recently Jim Miller at UFC Fight…