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Jon Jones blasts ‘snake’ Chael Sonnen over recent remarks

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones took aim at former opponent Chael Sonnen this afternoon over some recent comments made by the Bellator star.
Late Friday night, ‘The American Gangster‘ took …read more

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Chael Sonnen: Jon Jones ‘absolutely will not be’ the champion at 35 years old

On the latest edition of his podcast, Chael Sonnen discussed Jon Jones’ career and the possibility of his being replaced by rising fighters like Israel Adesanya in the pound-for-pound debate.
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Chael Sonnen Offers Interesting Take On Miesha Tate’s Show Banning Colby Covington

Colby Covington made more headlines in the MMA world by getting banned from Miesha Tate’s radio show this week. Chael Sonnen has his own unique perspective on the situation. Covington …read more

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Posted on August 9, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Chael Sonnen reacts to Colby Covington’s radio show ban following spat with Miesha Tate

Chael Sonnen believes the banning of Colby Covington on a SiriusXM radio show is a mistake that has been repeated throughout the entertainment industry.
Covington served as a guest on the …read more

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Chael Sonnen believes ‘something great is going to happen for Jorge Masvidal’

When Jorge Masvidal knocked out Ben Askren in five seconds at UFC 239, he asserted himself as one of the uppermost contenders in the crowded UFC welterweight division. Unfortunately for …read more

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Posted on August 6, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Chael Sonnen explains what ‘stupid’ Jon Jones can learn from Max Holloway

Chael Sonnen is critical of how Jon Jones handles questions on his game.
Jones is hailed as the pound-for-pound best mixed martial arts fighter in the world, but Sonnen has been …read more

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Chael Sonnen hails Georges St-Pierre as the GOAT

Chael Sonnen has fought three of the greatest fighters of all time in Anderson Silva (twice), Jon Jones, and Fedor Emelianenko. He’s also trained with Georges St-Pierre. Given his history, …read more

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Ariel & The Bad Guy: Is UFC negligent by booking BJ Penn?

BJ Penn is a UFC Hall of Famer, but he’s lost the last seven times he has been in the Octagon. Ariel Helwani and Chael Sonnen debate whether it’s OK …read more

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Chael Sonnen would be ‘beyond stunned’ if Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic 2 ends in first round

Chael Sonnen isn’t expecting the upcoming rematch between Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic to end in the opening frame once again.
Back in July 2018, Cormier challenged Miocic for the UFC …read more

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White: McGregor didn’t like my comments about Masvidal being ‘too big’ for him

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Dana White says Conor McGregor disagrees that Jorge Masvidal is ‘too big’ for him. Chael Sonnen was right.
Last week, …read more

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Chael Sonnen explains why you can’t dismiss Henry Cejudo vs. Urijah Faber

Many have dismissed the idea of Henry Cejudo vs. Urijah Faber, but Chael Sonnen isn’t one of them.
Cejudo is a UFC “champ-champ.” He holds the flyweight and bantamweight gold. After …read more

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Chael Sonnen Believes Dana White Is Provoking Conor McGregor To Fight Jorge Masvidal

Although Dana White said Conor McGregor will not be fighting Jorge Masvidal, Chael Sonnen thinks otherwise. The former UFC fighter believes the UFC president is provoking McGregor into a fight …read more

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Chael Sonnen thinks Dana White is goading Conor McGregor to fight Jorge Masvidal

Chael Sonnen believes there’s more to Dana White seemingly blowing off a Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal fight than meets the eye.
Masvidal’s momentum has never been stronger. His five-second knockout …read more

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Sonnen credits Askren for his sportsmanship following KO loss at UFC 239

Chael Sonnen credits UFC 239’s Ben Askren for being a true sportsman. Former three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen believes his fellow fighters could learn a lot from Ben Askren.
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Posted on July 13, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Chael Sonnen praises Ben Askren for how he’s handled UFC 239 KO loss

Chael Sonnen is impressed with the way Ben Askren has faced the music.
Askren entered the UFC with substantial hype. He was part of the UFC’s trade with ONE Championship. In …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Chael Sonnen reacts to Jorge Masvidal’s ‘scary’ KO over Ben Askren

Chael Sonnen was concerned for Ben Askren after Jorge Masvidal finished him in just five seconds.
Askren vs. Masvidal took place at UFC 239 in Las Vegas. It had been dubbed …read more

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Posted on July 9, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Sonnen: Inside the KOs of UFC 239

UFC 239 had three of the most vicious knockouts of the year on Saturday in Las Vegas. ESPN MMA analyst Chael Sonnen breaks down how it happened. …read more

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Posted on July 7, 2019, 7:16 am By
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Chael Sonnen says Holly Holm can ‘most definitely’ beat Amanda Nunes

Chael Sonnen wouldn’t be surprised if Holly Holm becomes a two-time UFC women’s bantamweight champion.
Tomorrow night (July 6), Holm will challenge “champ-champ” Amanda Nunes for the 135-pound gold. Nunes puts …read more

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Anthony Smith takes shot at Paulie Malignaggi

MMA stars Ben Askren and Chael Sonnen both had plenty to say about Paulie Malignaggi after the boxer lost a bare knuckle boxing match to Artem Lobov at BKFC 6.
Last …read more

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White on Sonnen: Before McGregor, he was the best at pushing buttons

Dana White has praised Chael Sonnen’s career following his retirement from MMA. After he recently announced his retirement from MMA, UFC president Dana White has praised former top contender Chael …read more

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Posted on June 29, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Chael Sonnen explains why Jon Jones’ DQ loss shouldn’t be overturned

Chael Sonnen is not in favor of having Jon Jones’ lone defeat overturned.
Jones is widely considered to be the best pound-for-pound mixed martial artist in the world. He has gone …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Dana White praises Chael Sonnen in the wake of his retirement from fighting 

Chael Sonnen didn’t end his career fighting in the UFC but that doesn’t discount the impact he had on the company during the many years he was competing there.
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Posted on June 27, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Video: The best of Chael Sonnen

Join MMA Fighting’s E. Casey Leydon as we take a look back at the storied career of “The American Gangster” Chael Sonnen, including his greatest quotes, the genesis of his …read more

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Posted on June 27, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Chael Sonnen vs Luke Thomas - IF I DID IT

Welcome to IF I DID IT where we analyze and solve PR kerfuffles from the MMA world (insert hand gesture) not beyond. Join your host, the indubitable Alexei Auld, author …read more

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Posted on June 26, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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