walt harris

January 15th, 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 a heavyweight clash between Walt Harris and Chase Sherman at UFC Fight Night 103.   Walt Harris (Record: 8-5, -135 Favorite, Fighter Grade: D) A former college basketball…

January 9th, 2017
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn Date: January 15, 2017 Arena: Talking Stick Resort Arena City: Phoenix AZ The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back in Phoenix, AZ for the second time in promotional history this Sunday (January 15, 2017) with UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn. The 12-fight card is set to…

April 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Daniel Cormier offers OSP a training camp at AKA to prep for Jon Jones at UFC 197 Injured and off UFC 197, Daniel Cormier was on The MMA Hour Monday and revealed that he’s willing to fly Ovince St-Preux out to San Jose to train at American Kickboxing Academy. Hat tip to Zane Simon of BloodyElbow who has the transcript…

June 18th, 2015
James Lynch

Name: Eryk Anders Age: 28 Height: 6’0 Weight Class: Middleweight Record: 17-3-1 Amateur record, 0-0 Pro Record. Fighting Out Of: Birmingham, Alabama (Spartan MMA & Fitness) Eryk Anders only knew one thing growing up and that was the game of football. Anders had an exceptional collegiate career as a linebacker for the Alabama Crimson Tide and it appeared like his future…

October 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas has released the full main card betting odds for UFC Fight Night 55 at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a preview of the evening’s four-fight main card. Luke Rockhold vs. Michael Bisping The main event of UFC Fight Night 55 is a five-round middleweight bout between two of the best in the world,…

October 20th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new matchups were announced over the weekend, and for Monday morning’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll tell you what they were and give my quick thoughts on them. Walt Harris vs. Soa Palelei, UFC Fight Night 55 Due to an injury to Daniel Omielanczuk, the heavyweight bout between he and Soa Palelei at…

January 26th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Another UFC card provided yet another night full of surprises and disappointments. Here’s three of each from Saturday night’s UFC on FOX 10 event. Surprises Josh Thomson — In the main event of the evening, Josh Thomson put on one of the best performances of his career, defeating Benson Henderson to earn himself a shot…

January 25th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 10 took place tonight at United Center in Chicago, Ill., and the event turned out to be a lot of fun from an entertainment standpoint, as well as profitable from a betting standpoint if you were counting on the favorites to win — but not if you bet the dog in the main…

January 22nd, 2014
Gabe Killian

Heavyweight bout: Nikita “Al Capone” Krylov (+295) vs Walt “Big Ticket” Harris (-415) Fight Breakdown: The UFC on FOX 10 preliminary card on the new UFC Fight Pass network will feature a single bout this Saturday night, and it will be a heavyweight contest. With each prospect looking to rebound from losses in their promotional…

January 19th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 36 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome UFC Heavyweight Walt “The Big Ticket” Harris (@thebigticket205), who fights this Saturday at UFC on FOX 10 against Nikita Krylov. Later we welcome Maximum Fighting Championship President & CEO Mark Pavelich to discuss his promotion’s plans for 2014. The Big Three 1) WSOF…

December 6th, 2013
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC bouts were announced yesterday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my early take on all of them. Eddie Wineland vs. Yves Jabouin, UFC on FOX 10 In one of two new UFC on FOX 10 bouts announced, bantamweights Eddie Wineland and Yves Jabouin will clash in what…

November 30th, 2013
Jason Nawara

Ultimate Fighting Championship returns once again to the Mandalay Bay Events Center for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale, as the Team Ronda vs. Team Tate drama comes (nearly) to an end. The prelims are full of vets and up and comers, so let’s take a look at what to expect for this Thanksgiving UFC. The…

November 27th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale heavyweight Jared Rosholt as he prepares for his promotional debut this weekend (Nov. 30, 2013) against Walt Harris at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Team Takedown fighter has been on quite a tear since suffering his lone career defeat to…

November 27th, 2013
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale Date: November 30, 2013 Arena: Mandalay Bay Events Center City: Las Vegas, N.V. Heavyweight bout: Jared Rosholt (-220) vs Walter Harris (+180) Fight Breakdown: The TUF 18 finale on FOX Sports 1 will feature a preliminary card match-up between two UFC newcomers in talented wrestler Jared Rosholt and vicious striker…

November 25th, 2013
Adam Martin.

One of the preliminary card bouts at the TUF 18 Finale that I’m most looking forward to is a heavyweight bout between UFC newcomers Jared “The Big Show” Rosholt and Walt “The Big Ticket” Harris. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook sees Rosholt as a -220 betting favorite (bet $220 to win $100),…