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CHAEL SONNEN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chael Sonnen: ‘Vince McMahon Offered Me $5 Million!’

During the latest edition of his podcast, former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen discussed getting a big money offer from the WWE. Here are the highlights… “Here’s the nuts and bolts of it: I was offered $5 million by [WWE promoter] Vince McMahon. Now, I was still under contract with the UFC and I never took this to Dana. I handled it on my own. I told [WWE], ‘No’ and that was...
Via WZR Online
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Vince McMahon Offered Chael Sonnen $5 Million for WWE Deal?

Former UFC middleweight contender Chael Sonnen mentioned on his podcast that WWE offered him a $5 million contract at one point, in which he turned down. “I was offered $5 million [WWE head] Vince McMahon… Now, I was still under contract with the UFC and I never took this to Dana,” Sonnen said. I handled it on my own. I told them ‘No’ and that was the end of that. I never...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Says Vince McMahon Offered Him $5 Million To Join WWE

On his latest podcast, former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen revealed he had received a big money offer from World Wrestling Entertainment in the past: “Here’s the nuts and bolts of it: I was offered $5 million by [WWE promoter] Vince McMahon. Now, I was still under contract with the UFC and I never took this to Dana. I handled it on my own. I told [WWE], ‘No’ and that was the...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Listen To Chael Sonnen’s Podcast With Georges St. Pierre

Chael Sonnen’s third ‘You’re Welcome!’ podcast on Wednesday featured UFC superstar Georges St. Pierre and you can listen to the episode in full below. —
Via Fight Of The Night
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Podcast Episode 1

The first episode of Chael Sonnen’s new ‘You’re Welcome!’ podcast aired yesterday on the PodcastOne network and you can listen to it in full below. Sonnen was joined by Ariel Helwani for his debut show and openly discussed the drug test failures that lead to him hanging up his gloves earlier this year, taking full ownership for his actions. “People were saying, ‘why won’t...
Via Fight Of The Night
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wanderlei Silva rips UFC in retirement announcement video

On Friday, MMA icon Wanderlei Silva (pictured) unceremoniously announced his retirement from fighting via a YouTube video. The slugger didn’t pull any punches on his way out, blasting the UFC for not showing him the proper respect and turning his legion of fans against him. “I am stepping down from the ring. After today, Wanderlei Silva will not fight again,” Silva stated....
Via 5thRound.com
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross to call his first ever MMA event, team with Sonnen

Legendary pro wrestling announcer Jim Ross will return to the broadcast booth and call his first-ever MMA show on October 3rd, and his broadcast partner is a familiar face to UFC fans – disgraced former Fox analyst Chael Sonnen. Ross and Sonnen will team up to call the Battleground MMA show from Tulsa, Oklahoma, which will air on pay-per-view. The show’s main draw is an eight...
Via Awful Announcing
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen: ‘I caught War Machine’

Jonathan “War Machine” Koppenhaver was caught and arrested earlier today in Simi Valley, California after days on the run following the horrific beating of his ex-girlfriend, adult film actress Christy Mack.  The story caught national attention due to the gruesome details and the dreadful pictures Mack shared of her injuries when giving her statement on Twitter. Dog the Bounty...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen suspended two years for failed drug tests

If Chael Sonnen (pictured) was even remotely thinking of coming out of retirement, the former UFC middleweight top contender will have to wait at least two years to do so. During Wednesday’s hearing, the Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to suspended Sonnen for 24 months for flunking two random drug tests. The 37-year-old must also reimburse the committee for...
Via 5thRound.com
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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