Don’t expect Brian Stann to come to the defense of his former opponent and colleague Chael Sonnen.
The retired middleweight and Fox UFC analyst was asked on Twitter Monday if he thought Sonnen’s firing was “just," and he said he thinks it was. According to Shaun Al-Shatti of MMA Fighting, Sonnen, who tested positive for a total of five banned substances in his two recent random drug tests, was terminated by the UFC and Fox Sports this week. The former United States Marine has been a consummate p more
Former WEC Light heavyweight champion and UFC middleweight contender Brian Stann has made it clear where he stands on the Chael Sonnen situation. The criticism levelled at Chael Sonnen in the wake of his second failed drug test of 2014 just keeps on going.
As if being forced into retirement, fired from his roles as an analyst for FOX and suffering widespread criticism from media and fans alike, one of Sonnen's co-analysts Brian Stann tweeted the below today: Adversity reveals true character, if more
What does victory mean for Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida, Ronda Rousey, and Alexis Davis ahead of their respective headlining fights this weekend (Sat., July 5, 2014) at UFC 175: “Weidman vs. Machida” at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada? We explore the consequences below.
Let us explore the glory, shall we?
UFC 175: "Weidman vs. Machida" will take place this upcoming Saturday night (July 5, 2014) from Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, with a card that took a bit of a more
Chris Weidman knocked Anderson Silva out at UFC 162. He stopped him again in their rematch at UFC 168 after Silva snapped his leg on a checked kick. He defeated the greatest fighter on the face of the planet twice, successfully calling the middleweight throne his own in the process. Even after doing all of that, some people still feel the newly crowned champ lacks the sort of credibility his predecessor had. He’ll be stepping into the Octagon against Lyoto Machida on Saturday, July 5 at UFC 175 more
Guilherme Vasconcelos was Chael Sonnen’s last pick on The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3, but the scenario changed as soon as the fighters entered the house.
Vasconcelos, who submitted Markus Perez in the preliminary round of the reality show earlier this year, became one of Sonnen’s closest friends in there. Not every fighter on the cast could speak English, so "Bomba" used that as an advantage.
He failed to advance to the semifinals after losing a decision to Ricardo Abreu, but that didn’t change S more
Just one day before the one-year anniversary of Chris Weidman becoming the UFC middleweight champion, he is set for another middleweight bout with Lyoto Machida on Saturday night at UFC 175.
Despite earning the win outright and defeating Anderson Silva yet again just months later—albeit after an unfortunate injury for The Spider—Weidman has unfairly drawn tremendous criticism. Even fellow fighter Junior dos Santos chimed in with his two cents on the matter, per MMAFighting.com's Guilherme Cruz: more
Uriah Hall needed only nine toes to defeat Thiago Santos at UFC 175 in Las Vegas. more
LAS VEGAS – Ronda Rousey needed nine stitches following her 16-second knockout win over Alexis Davis on Saturday at UFC 175.Filed under: News, UFC more
LAS VEGAS -- Luke Zachrich talks about his emotional victory over Guilherme Vasconcelos at UFC 175, his road back to the UFC, his gameplan entering the final round, and more. more