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MMA Tips - UFC 217: Bisping vs GSP

Nov 2nd, 2017 at 16:52 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 244 views

UFC 217 brings one of the cards of the year, with GSPs semi-triumphant return to the octagon after a lengthy absence. Propping up the main event are 2 more stellar title fights, and a healthy side portion of meaningful contender fights throughout the rest of the card. Main Card Michael Bisping (c) (2) vs Georges St-Pierre (1.97) Hey look it’s a ‘superfight’. This ‘superfight’ has had the fans ‘clamouring’ for it. I personally …

UFC 217 Michael Bisping vs George St Pierre UFC tips #UFC217

Oct 31st, 2017 at 20:05 tattflash on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 248 views

UFC 217 sees Brit king Michael Bisping defend his world title against former P4P star George St Pierre on the Canadian's return to the sport following a 4 year sabbatical. This is backed up by current champion Cody Garbrandt taking on former champion TJ Dillashaw in a grudge match. Whilst current woman's straw-weight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk takes on improving Rose Namajunas is a cracking night of fights. Main Card Michael Bisping (evens Skybet) …

MMA Tips - UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo: Brunson vs Machida

Oct 26th, 2017 at 15:51 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 218 views

The UFC heads back to Brazil this weekend, bringing former LHW champ Lyoto Machida back into the fray after his doping suspension. He clashes with top 10 middleweight Derek Brunson on a card packed with underrated talent. In all serious though, none of what I just said matters, this card is actually UFC: Fight Night John Lineker. I’ve missed him so much. Main Card Brunson (1.62) vs Machida (2.5) Karate …

MMA Tips - UFC Fight Night Gdansk: Cerrone vs Till

Oct 19th, 2017 at 15:41 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 207 views

It’s European fight night time, which brings a bunch of regional stalwarts, unknown debutants and a fight that you wonder would probably be better if it was on a card people were going to watch. Donald Cerrone vs Darren Till clash in this weekend’s main event, in what should actually be pretty fun, and there are also… some other fights? Fun fact, this event has the worst combined fighter momentum …

Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee UFC 216

Oct 7th, 2017 at 13:06 tattflash on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 48 views

A decent card that sees top lightweight contenders Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee head the main card in a fight that is sure to be exciting and back and forth. However it is the supporting cast that I think value can be had. Fabricio Werdum Vs Derrick Lewis. "The Black Beast" Derrick Lewis was on something of a roll before he ran into the hard hitting Samoan Mark Hunt. His task here is …

MMA Tips - UFC 216 Breakdown

Oct 5th, 2017 at 14:49 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 250 views

Despite a slew of bout withdrawals, UFCs return after a week off is a good one, with exactly 1 and a half title fights and some excellent striking matchups with veterans and up and comers alike. Main Card Tony Ferguson (1.5) vs Kevin Lee (2.9) Ferguson finally fights Khabib Nurmagomedov fights Kevin Lee for the interim lightweight strap in the main event this weekend, in a fight that nobody asked for, adding to …

MMA Tips - UFC Fight Night Saitama: Saint Preux vs Okami

Sep 20th, 2017 at 15:58 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 254 views

The UFC brings a regional card this weekend for the early hours of Saturday rather than Sunday, with the plenty of local fighters, prospects and veterans, and some intriguing matchups. Main Card Ovince Saint Preux (1.22) vs Yushin Okami (5) With Shogun Rua’s knees exploding for the 17th time in his career, veteran Okami returns to the UFC after 4 years to take on Ovince Saint Preux. He’s been 5-2 since departing …

MMA Tips - UFC Fight Night Pittsburgh: Rockhold vs Branch

Sep 14th, 2017 at 16:01 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 109 views

The UFC comes to Pittsburgh this weekend, bringing with it former middleweight king Luke Rockhold’s first fight since his KO loss to Michael Bisping, along with some showcase bouts for welterweight prospects Mike Perry and Kamaru Usman. The card is filled with big favourites, which means there’s plenty of opportunity for my picks to be made to look ridiculous. Main Card Luke Rockhold (1.25) vs David Branch (5.2) Luke Rockhold returns to …

MMA Tips - UFC 215 Breakdown

Sep 7th, 2017 at 15:02 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 276 views

We return to Pay-per-view for this weekend's card, with two title fights and a welterweight matchup with title implications. Main Card Demetrious Johnson (C) (1.11) vs Ray Borg (8.5) The undisputed Flyweight champion, pound for pound number 1 and GOAT contender, Demetrious Johnson, enters this fight on the cusp of breaking Anderson Silva’s title defence record. On the face of this fight, it looks like a sight too often seen in this division; …

MMA Tips - UFC Fight Night Rotterdam: Volkov vs Struve

Aug 31st, 2017 at 14:12 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 174 views

After the excitement of Mayweather vs McGregor, the UFC has a treat set up for any potential new fans from the big fight in the form of a relatively tepid European card. However, whilst lacking any big names to boast about, this Saturday’s card does have some interesting matchups involving some good, action fighters. Main Card Alexander Volkov (1.83) vs Stefan Struve (2.13) The heavyweight main event between 6’6’’ Volkov and 7’ Struve …

Boxing Tips - Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor

Aug 23rd, 2017 at 13:07 samjcd on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 203 views

After months of speculation, followed by months of trash talk, money-related soundbites and training footage, it’s fight week. In the early hours of Sunday morning, Mixed Martial Art’s poster boy, and one of sport’s most divisive stars, steps in the ring for the first time as a professional to challenge former P4P king, 5 division champ and consensus greatest of his generation, Floyd Mayweather. Hype aside - and there is …

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Tips, odds and predicition

Aug 9th, 2017 at 20:42 tattflash on Boxing and MMA 0 comments 228 views

Tonight is the night that the Floyd Mayweather and Connor McGregor circus comes rolling into town. The undisputed, undefeated king of trash talk takes on the undefeated, unbeaten and just possibly one of boxing’s all-time greats in a fight that should never of been allowed to happen. Say what you want of this fight but in my eyes it is a tragedy it is being allowed to happen for both sports …