UFC on FOX 23

February 7th, 2017
Gabe Killian

MMAOddsBreaker.com‘s Fight of the Month for January goes to welterweights Li Jingliang and Bobby Nash for their battle at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver on January 28th. Michigan’s Nash made his promotional debut on the heels of an impressive six-fight winning streak when he took on China’s Jingliang. Aside from one temporary lull in the…

January 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history last Saturday (January 28, 2017) with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena. It was an incredible night of mixed martial arts action that saw eight of 12 bouts end inside the distance, and with the action now in…

January 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history last Saturday (January 28, 2017) with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena. It was an incredible night of mixed martial arts action that saw eight of 12 bouts end inside the distance. The scraps are now behind us, so…

January 31st, 2017
Jay Primetown

With UFC on FOX 23 behind us, there were many noteworthy performances which saw fighters’ stock rise. Jay Primetown takes a look at the key performers and what’s next for them. Jorge Masvidal Overview: The American Top Team fighter had won two straight fights and had been fighting with a chip on his shoulder. Masvidal…

January 30th, 2017
Jay Primetown

ToutMaster 2017 (presented by MMAOddsBreaker.com and TheMMA-Analysis Podcast) kicked off with UFC on Fox 23 in Denver, Colorado. Sappler10 holds a .1 point lead over Chris DeRubeis after two events of ToutMaster 2017. The Top 5 overall is separated by less than one point. ToutMaster 2016 third place contestant WillMartinMMA is in that group, tied for…

January 30th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history last Saturday (January 28, 2017) with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena. It was an incredible night of mixed martial arts action that saw eight of 12 bouts end inside the distance, and with everything now in our…

January 30th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history last Saturday (January 28, 2017) with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena. It was an incredible night of mixed martial arts action that saw eight of 12 bouts end inside the distance. After the event concluded, the UFC…

January 29th, 2017
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 are five UFC on FOX 23 prop bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. 1) Valentina Shevchenko by Submission (+1000) Shevchenko surprised many…

January 29th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown gives his thoughts on each of the fighters who competed at UFC on Fox 23 in Denver, Colorado. Jay gives his letter grades for each fighter on TheMMA-Analysis podcast which can be found on MMAOddsbreaker.com   J.C. Cottrell vs. Jason Gonzalez Cottrell: Struggled with size and length of his opponent. He did well…

January 28th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

The second UFC event of the year is in the books, and it was an entertaining one, as more half of the fights ended via stoppage and several new contenders were crowned. Overall on the night, eight favorites earned victories, while three underdogs got the job done and there was one pick’em fight according to the 5Dimes Sportsbook closing odds….

January 28th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

UFC on Fox 23 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a winning night, going 2-0 on premium bets for +5.875 units overall. Premium UFC on Fox 23: 2-0, +5.875 units Wins: 2.5 units: Jorge Masvidal (+135), 2.5 units: Valentina Shevchenko (-150) Losses: none   Free Bet(s): 0-1, -1 unit Wins: none…

January 28th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as UFC on Fox 23 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, January 28, 2017) in Denver, Colorado, and features a bantamweight main event between the Valentina Shevchenko and Julianna Pena. Without…

January 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2016 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional historyw with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 28th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

New Year, new contest! MMAOddsBreaker.com has returned for 2017 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 returned one new staff member to the our special picks chart this time…

January 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2016 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional historyw with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 28th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Jordan Johnson as he makes his UFC debut against Brazilian Luis Henrique da Silva at UFC on Fox 23 in Denver, Colorado. Jordan Johnson Hometown: Richmond, Virginia Age: 28 Height: 6’2” Reach: 79”…

January 28th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2016 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional historyw with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2017 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional historyw with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 27th, 2017
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 23 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his preliminary card headlining bout this Saturday night (January 28, 2017) against Nate Marquardt at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. “I go to sleep and I’m thinking about this fight. I wake up and it’s the first thing…

January 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2017 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional historyw with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2016 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional historyw with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 27th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

The official weigh-in event for UFC on Fox 23: “Shevchenko vs Pena” takes place today (Friday, January 27, 2017) from inside the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. The first fighter is scheduled to hit the scale at 7:00 pm ET, although due to the new weigh-in procedures, the official weights will be available beginning at noon EST. The…

January 27th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American welterweight Bobby Nash as he makes his UFC debut against China’s Li Jingliang at UFC on Fox 23 in Denver, Colorado. Bobby Nash Hometown: Clawson, Michigan Age: 26 Height: 6’0” Reach: 76” Weight…

January 27th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2017 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 27th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at American Jeremy Kimball as he makes his UFC debut against Brazilian Marcos Rogerio de Lima at UFC on Fox 23 in Denver, Colorado. Jeremy Kimball Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colorado Age: 25 Height: 6’0” Reach:…

January 26th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena Date: January 28, 2016 Arena: Pepsi Center City: Denver, CO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Denver, CO for the sixth time in promotional history with UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs Pena. The 12-fight card is set to kick off with preliminary action on UFC…

January 25th, 2017
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 23 betting podcast gives detailed picks, bets and breakdowns for the entire fight card. The podcast is available for free to everyone early on in…

January 25th, 2017
James Lynch

Bobby Nash (8-1) discusses his upcoming UFC debut against Jingliang Li (11-4) at UFC on FOX 23 on Jan. 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Bobby also talks about how this UFC contract came together, his training camp for this fight and why he loves watching ‘Shameless’

January 25th, 2017
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 preliminary headliner at UFC on FOX 23 as Sam Alvey takes on Nate Marquardt in a middleweight clash in Denver, Colorado. Sam Alvey (Record: 29-8, -150 Favorite,…

January 25th, 2017
James Lynch

Eric Spicely (9-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Alessio Di Chirico (10-1) at UFC on FOX 23 on January 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Eric also talks about upsetting Thiago Santos at UFC Fight Night 95 in his last bout, where he’s training for this fight and what he’s…

January 25th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC card, Jay Primetown takes a close look at debuting fighters. In the latest installment, we look at flyweight Alexandre Pantoja as he makes his UFC debut against fellow flyweight debutant Eric Shelton at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver, Colorado. Alexandre Pantoja Hometown: Arraial do Cabo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Age:…

January 25th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This week we’re back in the… studio (?) for a recorded version of The MMA Analysis. Jay, Brad, and Wes tackle UFC on Fox 23, a solid card featuring the 74th women’s main event in a row, and give out a consensus bet for the card. They also briefly talk about the carnage that was…

January 24th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This Saturday (January 28, 2017) will see what is traditionally one of the higher rated UFC events, TV-wise. Piggybacking the NFL playoffs, the January UFC on FOX card has been the most-viewed event on the network for each year except for 2016. That means there should be plenty of eyeballs on the women’s bantamweight contender bout…

January 23rd, 2017
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC on FOX 23 headliner Julianna Pena against Valentina Shevchenko. Click below to see who picked who…….. Megan Anderson – Invicta FC interim featherweight champion – 00:00:09 Andy Nguyen – RIZIN Atomweight – 00:01:00 Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger – UFC strawweight – 00:01:15 Linsey Williams – LFA strawweight – 00:01:34 Louis Smolka – UFC…

January 23rd, 2017
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 of UFC on FOX 23 as Donald Cerrone clashes with Jorge Masvidal in a welterweight bout. Donald Cerrone (Record: 32-7, -160 Favorite, Power Ranking:…

January 22nd, 2017
James Lynch

Raphael Assuncao (23-5) discusses his upcoming fight with Aljamain Sterling (12-1) at UFC on FOX 23 on Jan. 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Raphael being a gym owner last year, his training camp for this fight and his thoughts on the UFC’s bantamweight division.

January 15th, 2017
Brian Hemminger

With the first UFC event of 2017 kicking things off tonight, it’s time for round two as UFC on Fox 23 takes place in two weeks (Saturday, January 28) in Denver, Colorado. The event is headlined by a number one contender bout in the women’s bantamweight division between Valentina Shevchenko and Julianna Pena. Both women have…

January 13th, 2017
James Lynch

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson set for interim 155 title fight at UFC 209  UFC officials announced Thursday that Tony Ferguson will face Khabib Nurmagomedov for the interim lightweight title at UFC 209. With lightweight champion Conor McGregor (21-3) not expected to return to action until mid-2017, the promotion add interim belt to the equation. Ferguson (22-3) heads into this matchup…

December 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Andrei Arlovski vs. Francis Ngannou set for UFC on FOX 23 UFC officials announced that former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski will battle prospect Francis Ngannou on Jan. 28 at UFC on FOX 23. Arlovski (25-13, 1 NC) heads into this matchup off three-straight stoppage losses to Stipe Miocic, Alistair Overeem, and Josh Barnett. Ngannou (9-1) has gone 4-0 in…

December 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Donald Cerrone vs. Jorge Masvidal set for UFC on FOX 23 MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani reported Wednesday that Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will meet Jorge Masvidal at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver on January 28th. Cerrone (32-1, 1 NC) is coming off a highlight reel knockout victory over Matt Brown this past Saturday at UFC 206. After…

December 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the welterweight matchup between Sage Northcutt and Mickey Gall. Click below to see who picked who…… Kevin Lee- UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Chris Camozzi – UFC middleweight – 00:01:08 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:31 Kurt Holobaugh – Titan FC lightweight – 00:01:39 Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:57 Sean O’Connell…

November 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Bryan Caraway vs. Jimmie Rivera in the works for UFC Fight Night 103  Our very own Gabe Killian broke the news Tuesday that bantamweights Bryan Caraway and Jimmie Rivera are set to clash in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix. Caraway (21-7) heads into the matchup off back-to-back wins against Eddie Wineland…