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Chael Sonnen expected to fight Vitor Belfort, not Lyoto Machida

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NEW YORK – Chael Sonnen had an inkling his next fight was going to be against a former UFC light heavyweight champion.
Except he was …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Sonnen explains why his fight with Machida is ‘personal’

Chael Sonnen is taking things a bit personal between him and upcoming opponent Lyoto Machida. Throughout his career, former UFC champion and Bellator middleweight Lyoto Machida carried himself in a …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Lyoto Machida explains why Bellator 222 is the right time for Chael Sonnen fight

NEW YORK – There are several reasons why Lyoto Machida is glad to have the opportunity to fight Chael Sonnen at Madison Square Garden during Bellator’s big June 14 event.
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Chael Sonnen explains why Bellator 222 fight with Lyoto Machida is ‘personal’

NEW YORK — Chael Sonnen speaks about his Bellator 222 main event bout with Lyoto Machida, his career goals in Bellator, the controversy surrounding the recent trash talk between Khabib …read more

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Chael Sonnen praises Bellator 222 foe Lyoto Machida

NEW YORK – Chael Sonnen remembers the first time he he thought he was going to fight Lyoto Machida, back when the two competed in the UFC.
“I got a call …read more

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Exclusive: Chael Sonnen Explains Why He Won’t Trash Talk Lyoto Machida

Chael Sonnen and Lyoto Machida will be facing off at Bellator 222, which will be taking place in Madison Square Garden in New York City on June 14, 2019. Earlier …read more

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Bellator NYC press conference video at 12 p.m. ET

At the Bellator NYC press conference, Lyoto Machida, Chael Sonnen, Neiman Gracie, Bellator President Scott Coker, Dillon Danis, and Heather Hardy are expected to attend Tuesday. The video is scheduled …read more

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Lyoto Machida Question Credibility, Impartiality of USADA Testing

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight champion and current Bellator MMA middleweight contender Lyoto Machida has weighed in on his experience with the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). …read more

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Lyoto Machida Questions Credibility, Impartiality of USADA Testing

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight champion and current Bellator MMA middleweight contender Lyoto Machida has weighed in on his experience with the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). …read more

Source:: Sherdog

After Jon Jones case, Lyoto Machida says USADA has lost credibility

The UFC and the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) have been under criticism for how they handled Jon Jones’ case ahead of his return at UFC 232.

USADA did not …read more

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Posted on April 9, 2019, 1:16 am By
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What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

When Jon Jones choked out Lyoto Machida at UFC 140 back in December 2011, coach Greg Jackson instructed “Bones” to check on his lifeless opponent in order to “get some …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Lyoto Machida believes win over Sonnen leads to shot at either Mousasi or Bader

After being defeating former middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho in his Bellator debut in December, Lyoto Machida isn’t waste anytime waiting around.
The ex-UFC champion has agreed to move back up to …read more

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Lyoto Machida will fight Chael Sonnen in Bellator’s return to Madison Square Garden

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has booked his second trip to the Bellator cage. He’ll face Chael Sonnen when Bellator returns to Madison Square Garden in New York …read more

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Chael Sonnen vs. Lyoto Machida booked for Bellator’s return to Madison Square Garden

Bellator’s next trip to Madison Square Garden will include a light heavyweight clash between Chael Sonnen and Lyoto Machida, MMA Fighting has confirmed. ESPN first reported the news.
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Report | Chael Sonnen returns to the Bellator cage opposite former UFC champ Lyoto Machida

Chael Sonnen is set to return to the cage the summer, and his opponent will be former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida. The bout will go down on June …read more

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Lyoto Machida vs. Chael Sonnen slated for Bellator's return to New York in June

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Bellator will make its return to New York City this summer and a light heavyweight bout between Lyoto Machida …read more

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Bellator Returning To MSG In June, Machida vs. Sonnen Booked

Bellator is returning to Madison Square Garden in New York City. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani got word that Bellator has booked Lyoto Machida vs. Chael Sonnen for June 14 inside “The …read more

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Sources: Sonnen-Machida set for MSG in June

Bellator light heavyweights Chael Sonnen and Lyoto Machida have been booked to fight on June 14, when Bellator holds its second event at Madison Square Garden, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Jones Jr. Agrees To Belfort Bout — ‘I’m The King’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) titleholder, Vitor Belfort, walked away from the world’s largest mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion after getting knocked out by Lyoto Machida at UFC 224 back …read more

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Machida, Sonnen agree to Bellator fight in the summer

Former UFC champion Lyoto Machida is expected to return to the light heavyweight division to take on Chael Sonnen later this year. It appears that Lyoto Machida and Chael Sonnen …read more

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Report: Bellator Looking to Book Chael Sonnen vs. Lyoto Machida

In a few months, it will be time to say hello again to “The Bad Guy,” as Bellator MMA, is looking to book a bout between Chael Sonnen and Lyoto …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Chael Sonnen Versus Lyoto Machida in The Works For Summer

Chael Sonnen versus Lyoto Machida is said to be in the works for Bellator this summer. Sonnen made it to the semifinals of the heavyweight tournament where he lost to …read more

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Posted on February 28, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Lyoto Machida heading back to light heavyweight with Chael Sonnen fight in the works

It has been six years since the former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (25-8) competed in a bout that took place at 205-pounds. However, that appears to be changing for …read more

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Sources: Bellator finalizing Sonnen-Machida bout

Chael Sonnen and Lyoto Machida have verbally agreed to a light heavyweight bout, with a date and location to be determined, sources told ESPN. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on February 28, 2019, 4:46 am By
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