Another day, another Culinary Union antic to stick a thorn in the side of Dana White and co. This time, they’ve filed a grievance with the Massachusetts commission, and all hell is breaking loose: Chael Sonnen still isn’t licensed for his fight against Shogun Rua at UFC on FOX 1, and it’s because he laundered money a while back (basically).
The petition has been released, and an emergency meeting has been called for today, where they WILL sort out this Chael licensing. What’s gonna happen?!
July 23, 2013Ms. LaTeisha AdamsChairperson, Massachusetts State Athletic CommissionOne Ashburton PlaceRoom 1301Boston, Massachusetts 02108
Re: Complaint Against the License of Unarmed Combatant, Chael Patrick Sonnen
Dear Ms. Adams:Chael Patrick Sonnen is scheduled to compete in a professional mixed martial art event put on by
the Ultimate Fighting Championship (“UFC”) at the TD Garden on August 17, 2013.
We anticipate that Sonnen will apply for a professional unarmed combat license in accordanc...