Adrien Broner, an exciting up-and-coming super featherweight, fights for the WBO Super Featherweight World Title this weekend. There is also a big MMA fight on Saturday in UFC 149 pitting popular Uriah Faber against dangerous Renan Barao, who has won 31 MMA fights in a row.
In MLB, Ryan Dempster of the Chicago Cubs has a streak of 33 straight scoreless innings, spanning 5 starts. Dempster faces the St. Louis Cardinals, who have had trouble scoring recently, on Friday night.
Detroit Tigers’ star Justin Verlander recently began dating swimsuit model Kate Upton, and it has not proven to be a distraction for him, as he has been dominant since the relationship began.
Tim Lincecum is coming off of a great start, but he has not been able to put two great starts in a row together this year.
And the British Open in golf continues this weekend, with the books taking heavy action on Tiger Woods, both in futures and in round-by-round matchups.
These topics are discussed by SBRForum.com personality Peter Loshak and Brent, the Head Lines Manager at BetDSI, in their weekly call about upcoming sports betting events.