Sriram Muralidaran
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Long-time MMA fan. Catch my (incomplete) betting history at betmma.tips/sriramsays.

UFC Fight Night 148 Predictions: Jussier Formiga vs. Deiveson Figueiredo

The UFC flyweight division is in a very uncomfortable limbo; while excellent fighters such as John Moraga and Jarred Brooks have been released (as part of what was indicated as a flyweight liquidation), fights continue to be booked at the…

UFC Fight Night 148 Predictions: Stephen Thompson vs. Anthony Pettis

One would be legitimately hard-pressed to find a fight as bizarre as the UFC Fight Night 148 main event in Nashville, between welterweight top contender Stephen Thompson and former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis. There’s really no reason for the fight…

A Retrospective on Michael Bisping

UFC Fight Night 147 was a definite mixed bag for the UFC’s attempts to build British stars; while Leon Edwards and Nathaniel Wood put on excellent performances, Darren Till’s knockout loss seemed to mute the hopes (even more than the…

UFC London Predictions: Leon Edwards vs. Gunnar Nelson

With the title change at UFC 235, Leon Edwards is in an unfortunate position; the new champion, Kamaru Usman, had already defeated Edwards earlier in both of their careers, and while Edwards has since burst into contention with a great…

UFC London Predictions: Darren Till vs. Jorge Masvidal

There’s not a real way around acknowledging the quality of Darren Till’s last performance; the man himself considered it “embarrassing”, and it was definitely the worst of the then-undefeated Brit’s UFC career. Tyron Woodley proved to be an unforgiving fight…

Like a Bad Dream: How Kamaru Usman dominated Tyron Woodley at UFC 235

After his win over Darren Till, a one-sided contest in which the British prospect landed nothing significant and was finished in the second round, Tyron Woodley’s title reign seemed to gain new life. “The Chosen One” had already defended the…

UFC Wichita Predictions: Derrick Lewis vs. Junior Dos Santos

The unlikeliest heavyweight contender in a long time finally met a challenge he couldn’t gut through in Madison Square Garden. Derrick Lewis’ journey to the top contender slot was legitimately bizarre; two insane comebacks were sandwiched around the infamous Lewis…

UFC 235 Predictions: Cody Garbrandt vs. Pedro Munhoz

Cody Garbrandt is in the spot that former champions like Jose Aldo and Joanna Jedrzejczyk have also found themselves in, with two losses to the champion and no way to move upwards, but he’s also significantly less proven in the…

UFC 235 Predictions: Robbie Lawler vs. Ben Askren

It’s genuinely shocking how much traction Ben Askren has gotten in the minds of the public; his signing was in exchange for a man that the UFC proclaimed #1 in the world at one point. While the dissolution of flyweight…

UFC 235 Predictions: Tyron Woodley vs. Kamaru Usman

Since Tyron Woodley’s knockout over Robbie Lawler, the welterweight division has exploded with talent; however, despite the rise of great fighters such as Rafael dos Anjos and Till, the historically popular division has somewhat struggled for attention. A lot of…