Found April 23, 2013 on
Chael Sonnen has a big fight coming up on the 27th at UFC 159 against UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones. About now is when you’d expect The American Gangster to go Full Chael Sonnen and start cutting promos about how he could beat Bones with both arms and a leg tied behind his back. About how if the fight goes longer than a round he’ll take off his fightshorts and eat them in front of New Jersey. After all, when Jones refused to fight him on short notice at UFC 151, Sonnen called Bones every name he could think of, from “bratty, entitled kid” to “chicken shhhh.”Sorry. You aren’t getting that this time. This time, they’re BFF.To get you hyped for UFC 159, here’s a paragraph of transcript from the pre-fight conference call featuring Chael kissing Jon’s ass so hard he might force a ref stoppage. Either that, or Sonnen’s trying to work in Chuck Norris jokes facetiously.“As great as Jon is, I don’t think he understands how good he is. For him to pay tribute to Mike
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ESPN had reigning UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen (pictured) run through their infamous “car wash” Tuesday, shooting interviews with nearly every show the network offers.
While Jones didn’t issue much in terms of compelling statements, guess who did? That’s right, you can always count on Uncle Chael to deliver the one-liners.
Sonnen pretty much unleashed...
UFC champ Jon Jones is heading to the east coast for his UFC 159 main event fight this Saturday against Chael Sonnen. Bones is seen here having some wheat grass at the airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico where he trains. After watching the season of TUF and hearing all the talk about Chael Sonnen and whether or not he deserves this shot, I am ready to see these two finally get...
Within a matter of days, reigning UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) has dropped from being a 10-to-1 odds-on favorite to dispose of Chael Sonnen at UFC 159 to only a 8-to-1 favorite to trounce Uncle Chael .
Sonnen, meanwhile, is a 5-to-1 longshot to dethrone “Bones” on Saturday.
From a betting standpoint, the co-main event between Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher...
The Ultimate Fighting Championships has released the UFC 159 countdown show, which features a detailed preview of the evening’s main event title fight between light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones and title challenger Chael Sonnen. Also featured on the show is Alan Belcher and Michael Bisping, who meet in the co-main event slot.
The event takes place Saturday night at the Prudential...
I mean, I guess it’s pretty disrespectful to ask and touch someone’s hair. You might as well have asked her if you could get it wet. Chael being Chael.
Jon Jones Hangs With Jerry Rice
Jones and Sonnen on Sportscenter
I honestly can’t see how Chael can win this fight.
Meet Jon “Bones” Jones
Jones and Sara McMann Ab-Off
In order to be a well-rounded fighter, Jon “Bones” Jones covers all disciplines of training. Watch as he trains to become a champion.
Nick Diaz Goes On A Blind Date
Chael Sonnen’s Final Warning To Jon Jones
Can you believe that at 25-years-old Jon Jones is preparing to leave the light heavyweight division in the dust for the heavyweight division and the vague “superfight.” The reason why I say that superfights for Jon are vague is based purely on the fact that outside of Anderson Silva, or strangely enough GSP, every “superfight” would be at heavyweight… Right?
UFC 159 is fast approaching, the pay-per-view will take place on April 27th from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey and will be headlined by light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defending his title against Chael Sonnen.
Full Card & Start Times:
Main Card: US on PPV 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT – UK on ESPN 3 a.m.
Jon Jones (17-1) vs. Chael Sonnen (28-12-1)
The best nutritionist in the business, Mike Dolce, gets ready to do a fitness demo at the UFC takeover in Herald Square New York. Dolce is responsible for getting such fighters as Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort, Johnny Hendricks, Thiago Alves, and many more down to their desired weight class. He is a mad scientist when it comes to weight cutting and he shares some of that knowledge...
Just days after UFC president Dana White told the media that the UFC had plans for a Jon Jones vs. Anderson Silva fight in the fall, Bones made sure to remind fans that super fights in the UFC are simply more myth than reality.