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Chael Sonnen Understands Why Dana White Is Pushing Through With UFC Events

As a promoter himself for Submission Underground, Chael Sonnen can see why Dana White is adamant about moving forward with UFC events amid the coronavirus pandemic. Submission Underground 12 is …read more

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Sonnen defends White and putting on events: ‘People need to make a living’

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In a recent interview with MMA Fighting, Chael Sonnen spoke about his upcoming Submission Underground event and why he feels it’s necessary to move forward …read more

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Chael Sonnen believes police were “humiliating” Jon Jones during arrest

Chael Sonnen believes that the police officers who arrested Jon Jones were purposely humiliating the UFC light heavyweight champion. Jones was arrested early on Thursday morning after officers responded to …read more

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Chael Sonnen on moving forward with SUG 12: 'The last thing I would ever want to do is be irresponsible'

As a commentator and analyst for both UFC and Bellator, Chael Sonnen is incredibly aware of the impact the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continues to have on the sporting world.
But when …read more

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Chael Sonnen explains how fighters can take advantage of sports industry shut-down

The coronavirus pandemic has caused the combat sports industry to grind to a halt. Dozens of events have been postponed or canceled outright, and fighters are being deprived of the …read more

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Chael Sonnen wonders if Kevin Lee should make permanent move to welterweight

Chael Sonnen is leaning towards wanting to see Kevin Lee adjust to the welterweight division. This past Saturday night (March 14), Lee took on Charles Oliveira in the main event …read more

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Chael Sonnen says Valentina Shevchenko vs. Weili Zhang is ‘not a superfight’ right now

Chael Sonnen doesn’t believe Valentina Shevchenko vs. Weili Zhang is a true superfight, at least not yet. Zhang has talked about wanting to fight Shevchenko down the line, but the …read more

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Chael Sonnen unsure if Justin Gaethje is tougher fight for Khabib than Tony Ferguson

Chael Sonnen isn’t sure he shares in Dustin Poirier’s belief that Justin Gaethje can give Khabib Nurmagomedov his toughest test to date. Speaking to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani last month, Poirier …read more

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Chael Sonnen defends Deontay Wilder corner stoppage

After his fight against Tyson Fury was stopped in the seventh round by his corner and trainer Mark Breland, Deontay Wilder was visibly upset. He’s even considering removing Breland from …read more

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Chael Sonnen shares 5 potential phrases explaining why Ortiz vs Del Rio was changed to a no-decision

Chael Sonnen has five possible phrases why Tito Ortiz and Alberto Del Rio’s fight was ruled a no-decision.
Before the fight took place, he said it would be fixed. So, of …read more

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Chael Sonnen defends Henry Cejudo vs. Jose Aldo booking

The next crack at UFC bantamweight champ Henry Cejudo will go to former UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo. Unfortunately, this matchup is generating quite a bit of controversy, as Aldo …read more

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Chael Sonnen explains what was ‘bizarre’ about Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder 2 stoppage

Chael Sonnen is in awe of Tyson Fury but he did find something “bizarre” about his stoppage win over Deontay Wilder.
This past Saturday night (Feb. 22), Fury and Wilder collided …read more

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Chael Sonnen gets fired up while defending Diego Sanchez DQ win

Diego Sanchez has become a hot topic of conversation recently, but MMA analyst Chael Sonnen has the welterweight’s back.
In 2019, “The Nightmare” announced he would be leaving his training home …read more

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Video: How about some relationship advice from 'marriage counselor' Kamaru Usman?

Kamaru Usman wears many hats literally and figuratively.
When UFC welterweight champion Usman is done fighting, he wants to be a marriage counselor, and in a playful segment with Chael Sonnen, …read more

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Chael Sonnen Thinks Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya Could Be A Non-Title Catchweight Fight

If Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya does indeed happen, Chael Sonnen thinks it may be a non-title fight and a catchweight bout. Jones and Adesanya have been going back-and-forth at …read more

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Chael Sonnen wonders if Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya would be at catchweight

Chael Sonnen isn’t predicting that Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya would take place at a catchweight but he wouldn’t be surprised if it does.
Jones and Adesanya have gone back-and-forth to …read more

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