With Chael Sonnen now in the light heavyweight division, what if it comes down to him vs. his friend, Dan Henderson? Randy Couture believes they would fight. read news >>
With Chael Sonnen's Metamoris 4 super fight in jeopardy due to the possibility of huge fines from the NAC, he reaches out to UFC Hall of Famer, Randy Couture to take his place.
Metamoris might just be the most anticipated Brazilian Jiu-jitsu events around these days, and with good reason. Their system of submission only super fights give viewers a different perspective on the martial art, rather than the drawn out point systems of traditional tournaments. The next installment, Metamoris 4, takes read news >>
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LOS ANGELES -- Dan Henderson knows that at this stage of the game, he's going to be asked before every fight how much longer he wants to get hit in the face for a living.
He's 43, after all, and will turn 44 on August 24. He's also one of the very few fighters remaining from the pre-Unified Rules, one-night-tourney era who is still competing in relevant fights.
Henderson will fight Daniel Cormier in the co-main event of UFC 173 on Saturday in Las Vegas, in which the winner could very well get a read news >>
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It looks like "American Gangster" and "Hendo" have their testosterone levels in check. Good news out of Las Vegas, Nevada, as reports surfaced earlier today (May 13, 2014) that long-time Team Quest bandmates Dan Henderson and Chael Sonnen have been granted their respective licenses to compete in "Sin City" soon.
Why is that big news?
Well, it means that both men have their testosterone levels under control now that no professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter is allowed to undergo testostero read news >>
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LAS VEGAS – Former training partners and UFC fighters Chael Sonnen and Dan Henderson were green-lighted by Nevada’s athletic commission for upcoming fights.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Just two short months ago, Dan Henderson was on deck for a well-deserved title shot against UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones.
But following a knee injury that forced him out of a title fight at September's subsequently canceled UFC 151 event, the division has moved on without him.
For example, with his promised title shot now a distant memory, Henderson is forced to watch Chael Sonnen cut to the front of the line.
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Anderson Silva has a title defense on Saturday night in Rio, but that doesn't mean people aren't already asking who he's going to fight next. Read More >> read news >>
With Chael Sonnen out for the next two years due to multiple drug test failures, Wanderlei Silva, who doesn't seem to think he'll be suspended for ducking a drug test, is calling out Dan Henderson, who accepts. Fresh off fleeing an attempt by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to drug test him, former Pride champ and current UFC star Wanderlei Silva is looking for a new prospective opponent. He's out a foe since Chael Sonnen got a two year suspension for failing to flee a pair of NSAC drug tes read news >>
Plan B! Just in case ...
Recently-retired Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) star, Chael Sonnen, is still scheduled to compete against Andre Galvao in the Metamoris 4 main event this weekend (Sat., Aug. 9, 2014) from Petersen Automotive Museum (Second Floor) in Los Angeles, California.
However, Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) is attempting to block "American Gangster" from competing in the Brazilian jiu-jitsu exhibition match, threatening to fine him $250,000 per failed drug test if he read news >>
Former three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is still supposed to headline Metamoris 4, an unsanctioned grappling event, on Saturday, but apparently he wanted to make sure promoter Ralek Gracie had a Plan B just in case. The American Gangster reached out to friend and former training partner Randy Couture about possibly filling in for him against Andre Galvao, according to a report from Sherdog. As of Tuesday, Metamoris officials told Sherdog.com that they still expect Sonnen to compete o read news >>
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Chael Sonnen is set to compete against Andre Galvao at Metamoris 4 in Los Angeles this weekend, but following warnings from the Nevada Athletic Commission regarding a $250,000 fine for each test failure if he does participate, Sonnen is reportedly having second thoughts. read news >>