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UFC 198 Expert Analysis With Jon Anik

Curitiba, Brazil is set to be the battleground for potentially the biggest UFC event in the country’s history on May 14. Though the card is absolutely loaded with talent and intrigue, the main event features Brazil’s own Fabricio Werdum defending his UFC Heavyweight title against Stipe Miocic.

Werdum vs Miocic has the potential to be one of the best fights of 2016 and it could very realistically go in either direction. With such a tight bout expected, we spoke to UFC commentator Jon Anik for his insights and breakdown of the heavyweight clash.

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UFC 198: Silva vs Hall Betting Odds

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*Anderson Silva has been removed from the fight after learning that he requires a surgery. The UFC said in a statement that they will attempt to find a new opponent for Uriah Hall*

The last man Anderson Silva beat inside the Octagon was Stephan Bonnar. That was five fights and three and a half years ago. Since his last victory, the Spider suffered a gruesome broken leg in a title fight against Chris Weidman and went through an embarrassing ordeal after testing positive for performance enhancing drugs.

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UFC 198: Cyborg vs Smith Odds

After years of speculation and pleas from fans, Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino will finally make her UFC debut at UFC 198 in Brazil. Cyborg is set to face off against Leslie Smith at a 140 lbs catchweight bout at the Arena da Baizada in Curitiba, Brazil.

There is no way to dance around this; Smith is basically being fed to Cyborg and the betting lines reflect that. Cyborg opened as a massive -1200 favorite with Smith coming back at +600 at Bovada.

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UFC Fight Night 87: Betting Odds Preview

The UFC will hold their first event in the Netherlands when they take the Octagon to Rotterdam on May 8. Netherlands' own Alistair Overeem will take on Andrei Arlovski in a heavyweight match to headline the event.

Overeem will almost certainly get a title shot with a victory in this bout, as the Dutchman enters Rotterdam as a winner of three-straight fights, including a victory over Junior dos Santos. Arlovski needs a win against Overeem to prove he still belongs near the top of the heavyweight division.

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UFC 197: Betting Odds and Predictions

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UFC 197 will feature two fights with belts on the line and severely one-sided odds. Jon Jones is a massive favorite in his return to the Octagon when he challenges Ovince Saint Preux for the interim Light Heavyweight Championship. The co-main event sees the seemingly unbeatable Demetrious Johnson defend his flyweight crown against the undefeated Henry Cejudo.

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Bet on What's Next For McGregor

The sports world is buzzing with the recent supposed retirement of UFC star Conor McGregor. Following the Irishman’s cryptic tweet proclaiming that he has retired, the UFC pulled him from his upcoming rematch against Nate Diaz with the company saying that McGregor refused to do the media tour to promote the bout.

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UFC 197: Jones vs OSP Betting Odds

We will need to wait to see the hotly anticipated rematch between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, as the current UFC Light Heavyweight champion pulled out of his UFC 197 bout with Jones following a leg injury. Fellow LHW Ovince Saint Preux stepped up and will challenge Jones for the UFC interim light heavyweight belt on short notice in Las Vegas on April 23.

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UFC on Fox 19: Betting Odds Preview

Glover Teixeira

The UFC will take over the Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay on April 16 with a card full of potentially exciting fights. The card top to bottom looks compelling, and is headlined by a huge matchup at 205 lbs between Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans.

Aside from that fight, the main card also features the return of one of the best lightweights on the planet and a bout that could be a strawweight title eliminator.

Glover Teixeira vs Rashad Evans

Both Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans are looking to remain relevant in a suddenly clogged Light Heavyweight division.

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UFC Fight Night 86: Betting Odds Preview

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The layoff in UFC action is over, as the company will travel to Zagreb, Croatia on April 10. The card, which features several intriguing European prospects making their UFC debut, will be headlined by a heavyweight clash between Ben Rothwell and Junior dos Santos.

Big Ben Rothwell will be looking to stake his claim to a heavyweight title fight while JDS is looking to prove that he is not on the downside of his career and that he deserves another shot at the belt.

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UFC Betting: Underdogs Profitable in 2016

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It seems as if every few months, even though we shouldn’t be, we’re being shocked by the latest huge upset in the UFC. Years ago, big upsets in the sport seemed rare, with Georges St-Pierre getting run over by Matt Serra being the most common example that comes to mind.

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