MMAOddsBreaker Staff Picks: UFC Fight Night 124

New Year, new contest!’s staff picks have returned for 2018 and just like last year, we’re keeping a running tally of our staff’s fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. Everyone has a clean slate with the new year, and we’ve returned one new staff member to the our special picks chart this time around. After 39 events in 2017, Nick Kalikas finished standing alone in first place, picking fights correctly at a 67.6% clip. Nick has now won the staff picks for two straight years. 

Here are the staff members who will be participating this year along with what they do to help our site:

Gabe Killian – MMAOB lead staff writer
Kyle Marley – MMAOB fantasy writer
James Lynch – MMAOB staff writer and interviewer extraordinairre
Brad Taschuk – MMAOB staff writer and co-host of The MMA Analysis podcast
Brian Hemminger – MMAOB managing editor and co-host of The Premium Oddscast
Nick Kalikas – Professional Oddsmaker, owner of and co-host of The Premium Oddscast
Jay Primetown – MMAOB staff writer and co-host of The MMA Analysis podcast
Brad Wharton – MMAOB feature writer
Robert Doxtater – MMAOB feature writer

There were three unanimous picks out of 11 fights in total (Kyung Ho Kang, Matt Frevola and Kamaru Usman). The most contentious fight was Talita Bernardo vs Irene Aldana (Aldana  5 – Bernardo 4). 

UFC Fight Night 124

UFN 124 G. Killian K. Marley J. Lynch B. Taschuk B. Hemminger N. Kalikas J. Primetown B. Wharton R. Doxtator
 Fight #1 Santiago Santiago Santiago Santiago Burnell Santiago Santiago Santiago Santiago
 Fight #2 Aldrich Taylor Taylor Taylor Taylor Taylor Taylor Aldrich Taylor
 Fight #3 Eye Eye Eye Faria Eye Eye Eye Eye Faria
 Fight #4 Kang Kang Kang Kang Kang Kang Kang Kang Kang
 Fight #5 Aldana Aldana Aldana Bernardo Bernardo Bernardo Bernardo Aldana Aldana
 Fight #6 Frevola Frevola Frevola Frevola Frevola Frevola Frevola Frevola Frevola
 Fight #7 Krause White White White Krause Krause Krause Krause Krause
 Fight #8 Elkins Elkins Elkins Elkins Elkins Johnson Elkins Johnson Elkins
 Fight #9 Usman Usman Usman Usman  Usman Usman Usman Usman Usman
 Fight #10 VanZant VanZant Rose-Clark VanZant   VanZant Rose-Clark VanZant VanZant VanZant
 Fight #11 Choi  Choi Stephens Choi  Choi  Choi Choi Choi Stephens
 Last Event  5-4-1  –  5-4-1  –  5-4-1  4-5-1  7-2-1  5-4-1  6-3-1
 2017 Record  274-176-5  –  290-160-5  241-176-4  297-153-5  304-146-5  289-161-5  274-176-5  286-165-5

Final results 2017
Final results 2016
Final results 2015
Final results 2014

Written by Brian Hemminger

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