MMAOddsBreaker Staff Picks – UFC Fight Night 49

Something has decided to do for 2014 is to keep a running tally of our fight picks for all major mixed martial arts (MMA) events. It all began with UFC Fight Night 34 at the beginning of the year and it continues with UFC Fight Night 49 tonight (August 23, 2014). After 27 events,  Adam Martin is now tied with James Lynch for first place, picking fights correctly at a 65.9% clip thus far this year. With five unanimous picks across the board on these 11 fights in total, the standings are likely in for a shake-up following this event. Without further ado: UFC Fight Night 49

 UFN 49 Gabe Killian Adam Martin James Lynch Brad Taschuk Brian Hemminger Nick Kalikas
 Fight #1  Reis  Reis  Reis  Reis  Reis  Reis
 Fight #2  Saunders*  Saunders  Saunders  Saunders  Saunders  Saunders
 Fight #3  Hobar  Phillips  Hobar  Hobar  Phillips  Hobar
 Fight #4  Martin  Martin  Martin  Martin  Martin  Martin
 Fight #5  Magny  Garcia  Garcia  Garcia  Magny  Garcia
 Fight #6  Skelly  Skelly  Niinimaki  Niinimaki  Skelly  Niinimaki
 Fight #7  Lazaro  Vick  Lazaro  Lazaro  Lazaro  Lazaro
 Fight #8  Hollaway  Hollaway  Hollaway  Hollaway  Hollaway  Hollaway
 Fight #9  Leites  Carmont  Carmont  Carmont  Leites  Leites
 Fight #10  Mein  Mein  Mein  Mein  Mein  Mein
 Fight #11  Henderson  Henderson  Henderson  Henderson  Henderson  Henderson
 Last Event  6-4  6-4  7-3  5-5  6-4  6-4
 Total Record  193-122  207-108  207-108  199-116  205-110  200-115

*Gabe suggested Heatherly as a live dog in a previous article but switched his pick to Saunders after the UFC Fight Night 49 weigh-ins Everyone also has a draw and a no contest on their record due to the Johnny Bedford vs Rani Yahya and the Norman Parke vs Leonardo Santos bouts. Follow along throughout 2014 to see who pulls ahead!

Written by Brian Hemminger

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