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ESPN's Dan Le Batard and UFC fighter/pro wrestling villain Chael Sonnen have quite the colorful history of interviews. Sonnen made another appearance on Dan Le Batard Is Highly Questionable Thursday to promote the newest season of The Ultimate Fighter where he stars with Jon Jones as coaches. The two go back and forth and round and round with Sonnen's masterful trolling act on full display and Le Batard barely keeping himself together without bursting out into laughter. The final exchange sums up this interview as Le Batard tells Sonnen, "It's literally always a pleasure" and Sonnen replies, "I can literally never say the same, but you're always welcome."
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