Kavanagh Says McGregor is the Champ No Matter What

John Kavanagh, coach for Conor McGregor, says that his superstar student will remain the champion regardless of what the outcome for the Tony Ferguson vs Khabib Nurmagomedov fight is. Kavanagh doesn’t yet know if McGregor will be stripped of his lightweight title, but he is of the belief that the world will still view the … Read more

Ngannou opens as betting favorite over champ Miocic

A heavyweight championship match has been pegged for UFC 220 on Jan. 20 in Boston. Following his first-round destruction of Alistair Overeem at UFC 218 last weekend, Cameroon’s Francis Ngannou will challenge Stipe Miocic for his belt, according to reports. No one deserves the shot more than Ngannou who is unbeaten inside the octagon with … Read more

UFC 208 betting odds and wildcard pick: Holly Holm and Anderson Silva slight underdogs

UFC 208 takes place on Saturday, Feb. 11 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Holly Holm will challenge Germaine de Randamie for the UFC’s inaugural women’s bantamweight title in the main event. Both ladies had good runs at bantamweight but are now moving up to their more natural weight class. Holm comes in with a decorated boxing … Read more

‘UFC on FOX 19: Teixeira vs. Evans’ betting odds and free pick

UFC on FOX 19 takes place this weekend in Tampa, Fla. Light heavyweight veterans Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans square off in the main event, while legends Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida will settle business in the middleweight co-headliner. Top lightweights Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov were slated for the main card but Ferguson was … Read more

UFC 193 final betting odds for ‘Rousey vs. Holm’

The UFC 193 betting odds for Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm are ridiculous. The women’s bantamweight title fight headlining the card from Etihad Stadium will be Rousey’s seventh UFC title defense as champion and the oddsmakers have her as an enormous favorite. A $100 bet on Holm is going to net you over a grand. … Read more