Results for: UFC middleweight challenger Chael Sonnen advocates forfeiture stop injury bug in news

  • 2 years ago
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LOS ANGELES - The way injury withdrawals have ravaged the UFC's 2012 schedule, Chael Sonnen vs. Anderson Silva II looks all the more special. Sonnen, or Chael P. Sonnen - it's hard to differentiate the two these days - said there's no way he would ever withdraw from a fight. And he has a solution for halting others from doing so. "I think there should be forfeiture," he today told MMAjunkie.com. read news >>

  • a year ago
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NEWARK, N.J. – While longtime middleweight Chael Sonnen was a long shot in his bid for the UFC light-heavyweight title, some believed that if he could get champ Jon Jones on his back, he might have a chance. Quite simply, though, he couldn't. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A title fight and rematch between UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and challenger Chael Sonnen apparently has been moved from UFC 147 in Brazil to UFC 148 in Las Vegas. A press conference today in Rio de Janeiro announcing the change has been delayed an hour due to technical issues. However, signage at the media event now shows a UFC 148 poster adorned with Silva and Sonnen's likeness and names. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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A fight between onetime middleweight challenger Chael Sonnen and former light-heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is not happening. Sources close to the promotion today told MMAjunkie.com that the fight was briefly entertained but did not become a reality after being heavily rumored for the fall, possibly at UFC 136. Both fighters currently are awaiting their next bookings, the sources said. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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After today, an asterisk gets taken off Chael Sonnen's name. The onetime middleweight challenger's indefinite suspension from the California State Athletic Commission comes to an end today, and his manager said a meeting tomorrow in Las Vegas will determine the direction of his career. "We're going to reevaluate it then," Sonnen's manager, Mike Roberts, today told MMAjunkie.com. read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Former UFC middleweight superstar, Chael P. Sonnen tells the story of how a humiliating run-in at the first UFC fan expo let to a job with ESPN. Making the most of any given situation is a task that most successful people are quite adept at. In our fair sport, there are few examples that stand out more than Chael Sonnen. The recently retired UFC middleweight has taken Life's lemons and made lemonade on more than one occasion, creating opportunities for himself and finding ways to shine while und read news >>

  • a month ago
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Former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen is unapologetic for his use of performance-enhancing drugs that led to his retirement from fighting and the termination of his broadcasting deal with FOX. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Retired three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is refusing to apologize for the two drug tests he failed this past summer that likely cut his MMA career short, saying he has nothing to be sorry for. In his new podcast titled "You're Welcome," Sonnen spoke in depth on his thought process before taking banned substances that made him fail two drug tests and subsequently get a two-year ban from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (transcription per MMA Fighting). People were saying, 'Why won read news >>

  • a month ago
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Former UFC middleweight superstar, Chael Sonnen discusses the tournament format and why you should buy Battlegrounds MMA: O.N.E. tonight. Tonight, Battlegrounds MMA will be putting on an old school, 8-man, one night tourney with a $50,000 winner take all prize. The promotion, now into its second year of action, has proceeded with caution, having just five events prior to tonight. Their philosophy is to put on quality cards to a regional crowd, viewing expansion outside of their native Oklahoma a read news >>

  • a month ago
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Former UFC middleweight superstar, Chael Sonnen gives a complete blueprint for success to featherweight champion, Jose Aldo. Since former UFC Middleweight lightning rod, Chael Sonnen retired from active MMA competition, many have been left wondering if there's a star big enough to fill the vacancy he's left in the UFC. Love him or hate him, Sonnen made people sit up and take notice and helped transform Anderson Silva into the bona fide superstar he ended up becoming. If you followed Chael from h read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The former UFC middleweight contender spoke with MMAmania.com to help promote his upcoming gig as analyst for Battlegrounds O.N.E. on October 3, 2014 alongside wrestling legend Jim Ross. With the recent news involving Wanderlei Silva, Sonnen weighed in on the matter. It's been awhile since we've heard from Chael Sonnen. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title contender retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) in July after being suspended for two years by Nevada State Athletic Commiss read news >>

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