Chael Sonnen about wrestling's removal from Olympics


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

02/14/2013

0 Comments

UFC Tonight analysts Chael Sonnen and Kenny Florian lay down the verbal hammer on the US Wrestling Committee, FILA, and the IOC. Chael's insider knowledge of the wrestling world paints a bleak picture for MMA's closest Olympic cousin.

view original article >>

Related News

  • 28 days ago
  • 22 views

Following a pair of failed random drug tests, both the UFC and FOX are parting ways with recently retired fighter and on-air personality Chael Sonnen. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more

  • 27 days ago
  • 44 views

Fox and the UFC are done with Chael Sonnen after the former title challenger tested positive for banned substances for a second time this year alone. One of the immediate concerns following Saturday night's revelation that Chael Sonnen had failed yet another drug test, this time including "major performance enhancing drugs" such as HGH and EPO, was how Fox and the UFC would handle the situation. It appears that we now know the answer to that question, with Sonnen bounced from both organizations. more

  • 27 days ago
  • 67 views

In light of a second failed drug test, this time for human growth hormone (HGH) and recombinant human erythropoietin (EPO), the UFC and FOX Sports have parted ways with Chael Sonnen. UFC officials announced the termination of Sonnen's broadcasting agreement late Monday night, issuing the following statement. "The UFC and FOX Sports organizations announced today the termination of their respective broadcasting services agreements with analyst Chael Sonnen. This decision comes in light of Sonnen f more

  • 27 days ago
  • 72 views

Bombs away! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and FOX Sports have officially cut ties with Chael Sonnen in the wake of his multiple failed drug tests (read full details here), according to a statement obtained by MMAFighting.com. Read it in full: "The UFC and FOX Sports organizations announced today the termination of their respective broadcasting services agreements with analyst Chael Sonnen. This decision comes in light of Sonnen failing a second test conducted by the Nevada Athletic Commis more

  • 27 days ago
  • 604 views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Fox Sports have terminated their respective broadcasting services agreements with former title contender and analyst Chael Sonnen. more

  • 27 days ago
  • 80 views

The UFC and FOX Sports have terminated their respective broadcasting services agreements with analyst and former fighter Chael Sonnen, the companies announced in a joint release on Monday. more

  • 27 days ago
  • 437 views

Following his second failed drug test within a matter of weeks, the UFC has officially removed former middleweight and light heavyweight contender Chael Sonnen from their broadcasts with Fox Sports. The UFC confirmed the news with a statement on their website Monday night: The UFC and FOX Sports organizations announced today the termination of their respective broadcasting services agreements with analyst Chael Sonnen. This decision comes in light of Sonnen failing a second test conducted by the more

  • 27 days ago
  • 40 views

Although the UFC and FOX Sports have severed ties with the fighter/broadcaster, Chael Sonnen will remain a part of the Aug. 9 Metamoris 4 grappling event.Filed under: News, UFC more

  • 27 days ago
  • 28 views

Chael Sonnen finally gets some good news. The former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title challenger, who was released from the UFC and FOX Sports after testing positive for four illegal substances in two different drug tests, will still compete in a submission-only grappling match against Andre Galvao at Metamoris 4 in August. Metamoris president Ralek Gracie told MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that Sonnen will headline the card despite the latest news. "Yes, he's on the card," Gracie tol more