ufc on fuel tv 9

May 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I’m extremely impressed with Robbie Peralta today, which is a huge turnaround from the way I (and many others) felt about him about one month ago. Just about four weeks ago at UFC on FUEL TV 9, Peralta took on Akira Corassani in what most observers pegged as a squash match. Peralta had quickly risen…

April 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 9 was yet another up-and-down night for MMA bettors, as some heavy favorites failed to win while some big-time underdogs cashed for those brave enough to lay money down on them. In total, 11 betting favorites came through, while only two underdogs won. Here’s a betting recap for the event based on…

April 7th, 2013
Miguel

The UFC on FUEL TV 9 event is in the books from Stockholm, Sweden. The Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation stepping in to cancel the main event between hometown hero Alexander Gustafsson and Strikeforce import Gegard Mousasi was well-documented throughout the week, and ended up overshadowing much of the event itself. Instead, Mousasi faced late…

April 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 9 Ericsson Globe Arena, Stockholm, Sweden Saturday, April 6, 2013 Light heavyweight fight: Gegard Mousasi (-1200) vs. Ilir Latifi (+775) Fight Breakdown: The main event of UFC on FUEL TV 9 is a mismatch of epic proportions as former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi takes on Ilir Latifi, who is an…

April 5th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Gegard Mousasi has had a whirlwind week since arriving in Sweden to face Alexander Gustafsson in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 9. Frank Trigg had the opportunity to sit down with Mousasi to discuss all of the drama that has surrounded his ill-fated bout against Gustafsson and his new opponent, Ilir Latifi….

April 5th, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Gegard Mousasi (-2000) Profile: One of MMA’s best-kept secrets, Gegard Mousasi (33-3-2) is a well-known name for fans of the Japanese fight scene. Mousasi has been in the backstage locker room of just about every MMA organization outside…

April 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 9 Ericsson Globe Arena, Stockholm, Sweden Saturday, April 6, 2013 Lightweight fight: Ross Pearson (-390) vs. Ryan Couture (+320) Fight Breakdown: The co-main event of UFC on FUEL TV 9 pits lightweights Ross Pearson and Ryan Couture against one another in a bout scheduled for three rounds. Pearson is currently a hefty…

April 5th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Ryan Couture’s name alone carries a great deal of weight in MMA, but now the son of the legend has a chance to make his own mark in the UFC. He debuts for the organization in the co-main event of UFC on FUEL TV 9 against Brit Ross Pearson. Frank Trigg spoke with Couture from…

April 5th, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Lightweight Contender Ross Pearson (-290) Profile: Ross Pearson (14-6) saw a fast start to his UFC career by winning The Ultimate Fighter 9 lightweight tournament and following it up with a 3-2 lightweight record. After weighing his options, the 28-year-old…

April 5th, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Heavyweight Contender Matt Mitrione (-350) Profile: “Meathead” Matt Mitrione (5-2) has been a fan favorite since debuting on The Ultimate Fighter Season 10: Heavyweights. It wasn’t until he decimated Kimbo Slice at UFC 113 that he became a sort of…

April 5th, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Bantamweight Contender Brad Pickett (-180) Profile: The always exciting British fighter Brad Pickett (22-7) has experienced mixed results in the UFC so far following a fairly successful run in the WEC. Currently, Pickett is 2-2 in the UFC, with the first loss coming in…

April 5th, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Featherweight Contender Diego Brandao (-215) Profile: Since winning The Ultimate Fighter 14 featherweight tournament at the end of 2011, Diego Brandao (15-8) has split a pair of decisions in the featherweight division with a loss to Darren Elkins at UFC…

April 5th, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Featherweight Contender Robbie Peralta (-350) Profile: Since splitting his first four fights, Robbie Peralta (16-3, 1 No-Contest) has been on a tear, going 14-1-1 with 10 knockouts and two submissions in his last 16 bouts. And to be honest, his NC was overturned…

April 5th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

Marcus Brimage is 3-0 in the UFC with victories over highly touted prospects Jim Hettes and Maximo Blanco. Those wins have turned Brimage into one of the young fighters to watch in the Featherweight division. The 27-year-old has been constantly improving since his stint on ‘The Ultimate Fighter 14’, and looks to continue his move…

April 5th, 2013
Brad Taschuk

With a rare gap between UFC events, fans and bettors alike were getting antsy for the lines to be released for the upcoming UFC on FUEL TV 9 card, which takes place Saturday, April 6th in Stockholm, Sweden. The organization’s second trip to the country will once again feature Alexander Gustafsson in the main event,…

April 2nd, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC president Dana White today announced via Twitter a big change to the main event of this weekend’s UFC on FUEL TV 9 card. According to White, the replacement fighter for Alexander Gustafsson — who was ruled out of the fight by the SMMAF due to a cut over his eyebrow — against Gegard Mousasi in…

April 1st, 2013
Adam Martin.

With a cut above Alexander Gustafsson‘s eyebrow putting the main event of this Saturday’s UFC on FUEL TV 9 event into question, it appears as though a veteran fighter is going to step up and fill in the void if Gustafsson’s scheduled fight against Gegard Mousasi can’t go on. Wanderlei Silva, who defeated Brian Stann…

April 1st, 2013
Matty

UFC on FUEL TV 9: April 6, 2013 Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Alexander Gustafsson (-260) Profile: Alexander Gustafsson (15-1) has made his mark on the UFC light heavyweight division in the last few years. The 26-year-old Swede’s single loss comes to another light heavyweight youngster who is also working his…

March 30th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The month of April 2013 is going to be very good for MMA fans, as the UFC has four events scheduled, Bellator has one, and even Invicta FC has one. And, as always, MMAoddsbreaker.com will be here to cover all of your betting needs for all of these upcoming fight cards. Here’s a look at…

March 24th, 2013
Miguel

With the recent losses of Brit Michael Bisping and Holland’s Stefan Struve, the winner of the UFC on FUEL TV 9 event between Gegard Mousasi and Alexander Gustafsson will be left as the foremost European star in the UFC. The event takes place April 6th in Stockholm, Sweden and is the next event up on…

March 13th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

‘Odds Week’ continues here at MMA Oddsbreaker, as today some new lines were released for the UFC on FUEL TV 9 card, which takes place on April 6th and marks the organization’s second trip to Sweden. The main event of the card features Alexander Gustafsson fighting in his home country once again, as he takes…

January 22nd, 2013
Miguel

One of the hidden gems coming to the UFC roster from Strikeforce is light heavyweight contender Gegard Mousasi, who is still relatively young, yet extremely experienced. If all goes well for him, he will likely be challenging for the UFC title within a year.  His debut fight in the UFC, however, against Alexander Gustafsson in his home…