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April 19th, 2017
James Lynch

Cyborg’ Justino says she’s fighting Germaine de Randamie at UFC 214 Cristiane Justino announced on Instagram Tuesday that she will face UFC women’s featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie at UFC 214 in July. UFC officials have not confirmed the matchup. July 29th I will be making my first @ufc fight in the USA!! I am…

March 16th, 2017
Matty

The World Series of Fighting returns to action this Saturday (March 18, 2017) with its 35th MMA card and first-ever in the state of New York. The Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona will host three WSOF title fights and 10 bouts overall, with the prelims streamed live on WSOF.com at 8 p.m. (ET) and…

March 13th, 2017
James Lynch

Andre Harrison (15-0) discusses his upcoming 145-pound title fight against champion Lance Palmer (11-2) at WSOF 35 on March 18th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Andre also talks about his impressive win at WSOF 34 back in December, his training camp for this fight and what he’s watching on Netflix.

December 31st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

World Series of Fighting 34 took place earlier today (Saturday, December 31, 2016) at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York, and it featured four title bouts. Overall from a betting perspective, three betting favorites won while two underdogs were victorious based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight. WSOF 34 Favorites That…

December 31st, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 34: Gaethje vs Firmino Date: December 31, 2016 Arena: Madison Square Garden City: New York City, NY World Series of Fighting is back with WSOF 34: Gaethje vs Firmino. The main card gets underway at 4pm ET on the NBS Sports Network. If interested in wagering on this parlay, or any bouts for this…

December 30th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

With the UFC avoiding running their UFC 207 event on New Year’s Eve and instead switching things to the Friday before, World Series of Fighting will go a slightly more traditional route and actually run on December 31st. While the card won’t run over midnight and help us welcome in the new year as they…

December 21st, 2016
James Lynch

Andre Harrison (14-0) discusses his WSOF debut against Bruce Boyington (14-9) at WSOF 34 on December 31st during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Andre also talks about why he left Titan FC, how this deal with WSOF came together and a potential matchup with Lance Palmer.

October 28th, 2016
James Lynch

RIZIN signs Shane Carwin & Tatsuya Kawajiri Former UFC interim heavyweight champion Shane Carwin announced on Reddit. that he has signed a contract with Rizin FF and in addition, former UFC featherweight Tatsuya Kawajiri has also signed with the promotion according to MMAFighting. Carwin (12-2) hasn’t competed since a 2011 unanimous decision loss to Junior Dos Santos at…

October 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 179  brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) myself (@LynchOnSports) recap all the major news from this past week with there being no UFC events until November 5th. The Big Four 1) GSP announces he’s a free agent. What will actually happen with him? 2) Thoughts on the media’s reactions to the massive UFC…

October 8th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

World Series of Fighting 33 took place last night/this morning (Friday, October 7, 2016) at the Kansas City Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri, and it featured some entertaining fights despite losing the main event at the last minute. Overall from a betting perspective, three betting favorites won while two underdogs were victorious based on the closing odds…

October 7th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting lightweight Jason High about his upcoming main card fight at WSOF 33 tonight (Friday, October 7, 2016) against Luiz Firmino at the Kansas City Memorial Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. The UFC veteran has healed up his leg after losing his title bout and he feels he’s more than…

October 6th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting lightweight Jason High about his upcoming main card fight at WSOF 33 this Friday night (October 7, 2016) against Joao Zeferino at the Kansas City Memorial Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. The UFC veteran did a lot of pre-fight preparation at American Top Team in Florida and he feels…

October 6th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

If more World Series of Fighting cards looked like WSOF 33, the promotion would be in a much better spot. Obviously Justin Gaethje is one of their top fighters so it helps to have him in the main event, but even without him this is worth watching. The mix of veterans and prospects is healthy…

October 5th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting lightweight champion Justin Gaethje about his upcoming title fight at WSOF 33 this Friday night (October 7, 2016) against Ozzy Dugulubgov at the Kansas City Memorial Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. The 27-year-old Gaethje remains one of MMA’s top prospects outside of the UFC with a perfect 16-0 record…

October 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

Justin Gaethje (16-0) discusses his upcoming title defense against Ozzy Dugulubgov (8-2) at WSOF 33 on October 7th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Justin also talks about his MMA career, fighting Ozzy Dugulubgov instead of Jason High, snowboarding and Oakland Raiders football.

September 18th, 2016
James Lynch

WSOF President Ray Sefo previews WSOF 33 which takes place on October 7th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Ray also talks about free agent Marlon Moraes, re-signing Smealinho Rama, who will headline their New Years Eve card and why WSOF 34 is going head to head with UFC New York

August 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim set for UFC Fight Night 99 in Ireland  Per MMAFighting, Gunnar Nelson vs. Dong Hyun Kim is scheduled to headline UFC Fight Night 99 on Nov. 19 in Ireland. It should be noted the UFC has yet to announce the matchup. Nelson (15-2-1) rebounded from his loss to Demian Maia…

July 31st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

World Series of Fighting 32 took place last night (Saturday, July 30, 2016) at the Xfinity Arena in Everett, Washington, and it featured a mixture of highlight reel finishes and decisions. Overall from a betting perspective, two betting favorites won while one underdogs won and there was one pick’em fight based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s…

July 30th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 32: Moraes vs Hill II Date: July 30, 2016 Arena: XFINITY Arena City: Everett, WA World Series of Fighting (WSOF) returns this Saturday (July 30, 2016) with WSOF 32: Moraes vs Hill II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET on the promotion’s website, with main card action getting underway…

July 30th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 32: Moraes vs Hill II Date: July 30, 2016 Arena: XFINITY Arena City: Everett, WA World Series of Fighting (WSOF) returns this Saturday (July 30, 2016) with WSOF 32: Moraes vs Hill II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET on the promotion’s website, with main card action getting underway…

July 30th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 32: Moraes vs Hill II Date: July 30, 2016 Arena: XFINITY Arena City: Everett, WA World Series of Fighting (WSOF) returns this Saturday (July 30, 2016) with WSOF 32: Moraes vs Hill II. The 12-fight card is set to kick off at 7pm ET on the promotion’s website, with main card action getting underway…

July 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Josh Hill (14-1) discusses his upcoming rematch with Marlon Moraes (16-4-1) at WSOF 32 on July 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Josh also discusses his training camp for this fight, what will be different in this rematch and his rumored matchup with Jesse Arnett in October.

July 27th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Going head-to-head with the UFC isn’t necessarily the best way to draw in a big crowd, but that’s exactly what World Series of Fighting will be doing this Saturday. WSOF 32 will give fans a chance to catch a pair of title bouts in two of the promotion’s better divisions. The main event will be…

July 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Conor McGregor, Holly Holm winners at 2016 ESPY awards While they both came up short in their last respective bouts, Conor McGregor and Holly Holm took home some gold on Wednesday night. McGregor beat out UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, as well as boxers Gennady Golovkin, Canelo Alvarez and Roman Gonzalez to take home the ESPN…

June 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 31: Ivanov vs Copeland Date: June 17, 2016 Arena: Foxwoods Resort Casino City: Mashantucket, CT World Series of Fighting returns tonight (June 17, 2016) with WSOF 31: Ivanov vs Copeland. The 12-fight card kicks off with a seven-fight preliminary card streaming live at MMAJunkie.com at 6pm ET, with card card action following it on…

June 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 31: Ivanov vs Copeland Date: June 17, 2016 Arena: Foxwoods Resort Casino City: Mashantucket, CT World Series of Fighting returns tonight (June 17, 2016) with WSOF 31: Ivanov vs Copeland. The 12-fight card kicks off with a seven-fight preliminary card streaming live at MMAJunkie.com at 6pm ET, with card card action following it on…

June 15th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

World Series of Fighting will be going head-to-head with Bellator and RFA on a very crowded Friday night for MMA. The offering which will be on NBC Sports Network at 9pm ET features a heavyweight title bout and a number one contender’s match in the lightweight division. Heavyweight champion Blagoi Ivanov makes the second defense…

June 15th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting 31 lightweight Jason High as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event Friday night (June 17, 2016) against Mike Ricci at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. The talented veteran knows it’ll be a tough stylistic match-up come Friday night, but he’s prepared for the…

June 13th, 2016
James Lynch

Juliano Coutinho (7-2) discusses his upcoming fight against Justin Willis (3-1) at WSOF 31 on June 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Juliano also talks about how he got into combat sports, the story behind his “Banana” nickname and how close he is to a WSOF title shot.

June 13th, 2016
James Lynch

Chad Mendes notified of potential anti-doping violation UFC officials announced late last week that featherweight Chad Mendes has been flagged for a potential failed out-of-competition drug test performed by UFC anti-doping partner USADA. “It is important to note that, under the UFC anti-doping policy, there is a full and fair review process that is afforded to…

June 8th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting welterweight John Howard as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout next Friday night (June 17, 2016) against Thiago Meller at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. The UFC veteran discovered a big revelation during some recent medical testing while preparing for his upcoming…

June 5th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 159 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 UFC lightweight Jason Saggo to talk about his upcoming fight against Leandro Silva at UFC Ottawa June 18th. Then we’re joined by strawweight Jocelyn Jones Lybarger to discuss her upcoming fight with Randa Markos at…

May 20th, 2016
James Lynch

Shannon Knapp leaves spot open for Cyborg at Invicta FC 18 in July Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp told MMAJunkie on Thursday that she’s targeting July 29th for Invicta FC 18 and she’s leaving a spot open for current featherweight champion Christine “Cyborg” Justino. Knapp mentioned that she’s targeting July 29 for Invicta FC 18 at a city to be determined…

April 13th, 2016
James Lynch

B.J. Penn vs. Dennis Siver set for UFC 199 Yahoo! Sports reported Tuesday that B.J. Penn makes his much anticipated return at UFC 199 against Dennis Siver. Penn (16-10-2) returns from a two-year layoff and is coming off a third round TKO loss to Frankie Edgar. The 37-year old has lost four straight fights and hasn’t…

April 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Highlights from Saturday’s WSOF 30 event  Your browser does not support iframes.   UFC welterweight Neil Magny signs new UFC contract MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani reported Friday that Neil Magny has opted not to test free agency, and has signed a new four-fight deal with the UFC. Magny (18-4) is currently ranked #7 in the…

April 3rd, 2016
Brian Hemminger

World Series of Fighting 30 took place last night/this morning (Saturday, April 2, 2016) at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, and it featured primarily some predictable bouts which saw the judges. Overall from a betting perspective, four betting favorites won while zero underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick…

April 1st, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 30 Date: April 2, 2016 Arena: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino City: Las Vegas, NV The World Series of Fighting (WSOF) returns tomorrow night (April 2, 2016) with WSOF 30: Branch vs Starks. The four-fight main card will kick off on the NBC Sports Network at 11:30pm ET. If interested in wagering on this…

March 30th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

The king is back. No, Kevin Casey hasn’t signed with WSOF, sorry to get your hopes up. Instead, MMA’s only current two-division champion is defending one of his titles. Dave Branch laces up his gloves for the first time in 2016 to put his WSOF middleweight title on the line against Clifford Starks. The bout…

March 29th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting 30 middleweight Dave Branch as he prepare for his upcoming title defense this Saturday night (April 2, 2016) against Clifford Starks at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The current two-division champ feels that he’s healthy now for the first time in…

March 13th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

World Series of Fighting 29 took place last night (Saturday, March 12, 2016) at the Bank of Colorado Arena in Greeley, Colorado, and it featured some very violent and entertaining finishes. Overall from a betting perspective, two betting favorites won while two underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight….

March 12th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

We’ve been keeping busy this past week as World Series of Fighting 29 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 (March 12, 2016) at the 02 Arena in London, Colorado, and features a lightweight title main event between champion…

March 11th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 29 Date: March 12, 2016 Arena: Bank of Colorado Arena City: Greeley, CO The World Series of Fighting (WSOF) heads to Greeley, CO with WSOF 29: Gathje vs Foster this Saturday night (March 12, 20160. If interested in wagering on this parlay, or any bouts for this fight card, all betting lines are currently…

March 11th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg and Nick Kalikas have revitalized their fight breakdown show “Before the Bell” continuing with Saturday night’s (March 12, 2016) World Series of Fighting 29 event. The UFC Hall of Famer and leading MMA Oddsmaker previewed both the main event this weekend featuring the lightweight title headliner Justin Gaethje vs Brian Foster. Both men talked…

March 10th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting 29 lightweight Brian Foster as he prepares for his upcoming main event title fight this Saturday night (March 12, 2016) against Justin Gaethje at the Bank of Colorado Arena in Greeley, Colorado. The current lightweight champion is still undefeated and he feels he’s only just now beginning to tap…

March 9th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Just three weeks after its last show, World Series of Fighting (WSOF) is returning with another free televised event, this time in Colorado this Saturday night on March 12th. WSOF 29 will feature a lightweight title bout between undefeated champion Justin Gaethje and deserved challenger Brian Foster. Foster, a UFC veteran, earned his title shot by winning the WSOF one-night…

March 9th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting 29 lightweight champion Justin Gaethje as he prepares for his upcoming title defense this Saturday night (March 12, 2016) against Brian Foster at the Bank of Colorado Arena in Greeley, Colorado. The current lightweight champion is still undefeated and he feels he’s only just now beginning…

February 21st, 2016
Brian Hemminger

World Series of Fighting 28 took place last night (Saturday, February 20, 2016) at Next Level Sports Complex in Garden Grove, California, and it featured some very violent and entertaining finishes as well as a pretty big surprise. Overall from a betting perspective, two betting favorites won while one underdog won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s…

February 20th, 2016
Gabe Killian

WSOF 28 Date: February 20, 2016 Arena: Next Level Sports Complex City: Garden Grove, CA The World Series of Fighting returns to California with WSOF 28: Moraes vs Barajas. Main card action will get going on NBCSN at 9pm ET. If interested in wagering on this parlay, or any bouts for this fight card, all…

February 19th, 2016
Gabe Killian

February marks Black History Month, and to celebrate, I will be taking a moment to shine the spotlight on African-American athletes scheduled to compete this month in the world of professional mixed martial arts. We have… Melvin Guillard Bellator 149 “The Young Assassin” is 1-2 since being released from the UFC and is coming off…

February 17th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Bookended by a pair of strange cards from the UFC and Bellator, Saturday night’s WSOF 28 completes what could be the busiest non-consequential MMA weekend of the year. Of course, bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes defends his title against the latest challenger the organization has plucked to step in to the buzzsaw of striking that holds…

February 12th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 82 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,…