Zach Makovsky

December 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker bantamweight matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who… Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Mike ‘Biggie’ Rhodes – Victory FC 185lb champion – 00:00:42 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:01 Rob Emerson – Victory FC 135/145lb champion – 00:01:33 Matthew Lopez –…

December 13th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this past Saturday night (December 10, 2016) with UFC 206: Holloway vs Pettis. The card produced arguably the most entertaining fight of the year, with 50 percent of bouts ending inside the distance. The incredible night of action is now in our rear-view, so let’s take…

December 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Zach Makovsky (19-7) discusses his upcoming fight with Dustin Ortiz (15-6) at UFC 206 on December 10th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Zach also talks about fighting in Canada for the first time, why he hasn’t fought since February and his training camp for this fight.

November 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Rashad Evans off Saturday’s UFC 205 card  ESPN reported Tuesday that middleweight Rashad Evans has been pulled from his UFC 205 matchup with Tim Kennedy due to a medical issue. Evans (19-5-1) was set to make his middleweight debut on the card. Kennedy (18-5) hasn’t competed since a controversial loss to Yoel Romero way back…

May 20th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 187 Date: May 23, 2015 Arena: MGM Grand Garden Arena City: Las Vegas, NV Flyweight bout: John Dodson (-450) vs Zach Makovsky (+360) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the UFC 187 prelinary card on FOX Sports 1 will be a flyweight contest that will determine the number one contender for the division’s title, and action is…

May 19th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The main event of the UFC 187 prelims is a three-round flyweight bout between John Dodson and Zach Makovsky. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Dodson is a -450 favorite (bet $450 to win $100) while Makovsky is a +360 underdog (bet $100 to win $360). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Dodson at…

May 19th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC 187 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking fights. What are…

May 17th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 105 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First UFC flyweight fighter Zach Makovsky chats with us about his upcoming fight with John Dodson Saturday at UFC 187. Then we’re joined by Brian Byrne, lead singer of the Canadian rock band “I Mother Earth” to discuss OSS…

February 24th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Due to the UFC card happening on Sunday this past weekend, I missed some of the recent fight announcements the UFC made, so for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the fights I missed as well as give my thoughts on them. Rocky Lee vs. Taylor Lapilus, UFC Fight Night 64 A featherweight bout…

February 14th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight night 60 is a three-round flyweight bout between Zach Makovsky and Tim Elliott. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Makovsky is a -115 favorite (bet $115 to win $100) while Elliott is a -105 underdog (bet $105 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Makovsky…

February 12th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 60 Date: 02/14/15 Arena: 1STBank Center City: Broomfield CO Flyweight bout: Tim Elliott (-110) vs Zach “Fun Size” Makovsky (-110) Fight Breakdown: The FOX Sports 1 preliminary card for UFC Fight Night 60 in Colorado will be featuring a flyweight contest between RFA veteran Tim Elliott and former Bellator bantamweight champion Zach…

November 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC is headed to 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado, on February 14, and the first three fights have been announced for the card. Here they are below: Max Holloway vs. Cole Miller The winner of four straight fights, young Max Holloway puts his winning streak on the line when he meets Cole Miller at…

August 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

The mixed martial arts (MMA) fantasy website Kountermove is back with another freeroll for MMAOddsBreaker.com readers. If you’re not familiar with how the site works, here’s a brief snippet from the site owners, themselves. Kountermove brings the traditional fantasy format to MMA. Accumulation of points and a salary cap make fantasy MMA more intriguing than…

August 15th, 2014
Reed Kuhn

UFC Fight Night 47 August 12, 2014 Flyweight Matchup: Zach Makovsky vs Jussier (Da Silva) Formiga By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics   Big Picture:  After the lengthy hiatus following the cancellation of UFC 176, the UFC is returning with a talent-stacked card in Bangor, Maine this weekend. The event has former title contenders (Sara McMann, Gray…

August 14th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 47 Date: August 16, 2014 Arena: Cross Insurance Center City: Bangor, Maine Flyweight bout: Jussier Formiga (+280) vs Zach “Fun Size” Makovsky (-340) Fight Breakdown: Headlining the UFC Fight Night 47 preliminary card on FOX Sports 2 is a flyweight bout in the form of former Tachi Palace flyweight champion Jussier Formiga…

May 8th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued to announce a number of new matchups in the last 24 hours or so, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all the new fights. Stefan Struve vs. Matt Mitrione, UFC 175 He’s back! The UFC yesterday announced that heavyweight Stefan Struve will return from a…

March 9th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 43 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome @CageWarriors commentator Brad Wharton (@MMABrad48) to recap Saturdays UFC Fight Night 37 event from London, England. The Big Three 1) With his win over Jimi Manuwa, did Alexander Gustafsson earn the next light heavyweight title shot? 2) Did Brad Pickett’s win over Neil Seery…

February 24th, 2014
Adam Martin.

After earning his second-straight win in the UFC this past Saturday night at UFC 170, I believe Zach Makovsky deserves the next crack at the UFC flyweight title. The former Bellator bantamweight champion has won four-straight fights at 125 pounds since being released from Bellator MMA, including winning the RFA flyweight championship against Mike Manzanares…

January 6th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of great new matchups over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my take on all of them. Matt Mitrione vs. Shawn Jordan, TUF China Finale The first fight I want to mention is a fun heavyweight tilt between Matt Mitrione and Shawn Jordan, which takes…

December 23rd, 2013
Brian Hemminger

With a high profile UFC on Fox 9 event taking place last week, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shook up.  MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Jason Nawara (@JasonNawara) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which will now be updated after every UFC event. As always, we only show changes in…

December 14th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 9 Date: December 14, 2013 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, C.A. Flyweight bout: Zach “Fun Size” Makovsky (+230) vs Scott “Young Guns” Jorgensen (-250) Fight Breakdown: The UFC on FOX 9 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will feature a contest between a pair of flyweight grapplers in the form of…

December 14th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 9 flyweight Scott Jorgensen as he prepares for his main card bout tonight (Dec. 14, 2013) against Zach Makovsky at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. The talented former bantamweight had a rough ordeal as he prepares to make his flyweight debut, as his upcoming…

December 12th, 2013
Adam Martin.

A UFC on FOX 9 flyweight matchup that is very intriguing is the bout between Scott “Young Gunz” Jorgensen and Zach “Fun Size” Makovsky. The current betting line for this fights at 5Dimes Sportsbook sees Jorgensen as a -265 betting favorite (bet $265 to win $100) and Makovsky a +225 dog (bet $100 to win $225). MMA…

December 5th, 2013
Adam Martin.

A number of new UFC fights were announced this week, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ve decided to give my quick thoughts on all of them. Zach Makovsky vs. Scott Jorgensen, UFC on FOX 9 The first fight I should mention is a flyweight bout between UFC newcomer Zach Makovsky and Scott Jorgensen,…

November 22nd, 2013
Brad Taschuk

This Friday, Resurrection Fighting Alliance returns to crown a new Flyweight champion after Sergio Pettis relinquished the belt to sign with the UFC. That is the same career path that both Matt Manzanares (6-1) and former Bellator Bantamweight champ Zach Makovsky (15-4) hope to replicate by first capturing the organization’s 125lb belt. Makovsky is well…

November 22nd, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA 11 flyweight Matt Manzanares as he prepares for his headlining bout tonight (Nov. 22, 2013) against Zach Makovsky at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. The Cheyenne, Wyoming native is hoping to earn a shot with Ultimate Fighting Championship should he get past the former Bellator bantamweight champion…