Chael Sonnen Cites Source In Reporting Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather Fight Is On

There seems to be a growing expectation that Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will fight at some point, as each combatant has expressed a desire to make it happen. That said, nothing is official, although Chael Sonnen insists an announcement is inevitable. Sonnen, an American mixed martial artist currently signed to Bellator MMA, tweeted last week that the much-anticipated...
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Bellator 180: Sonnen vs. Silva

Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo 2 When: June 24th, 2017 Where: Madison Square Garden in New York, New York How: Pay-Per-View Brent Primus vs. Michael Chandler (Bellator lightweight champion) Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione Chael Sonnen vs. Wanderlei Silva The post Bellator 180: Sonnen vs. Silva appeared first on
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Ex-Giant and Sonnen will invade NY in stacked Bellator card

The Bad Guy is invading Madison Square Garden and bringing the rest of Bellator’s big names with him. The mixed marital arts promotion confirmed former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen, the self-proclaimed “Bad Guy” of MMA, will face Wanderlei Silva in a much-anticipated fight to headline Bellator 180 at the Garden on June 24. “New...
Via New York Post
4 days ago

Kelvin Gastelum knocks out Vitor Belfort in main event, calls out Anderson Silva

Middleweight division be warned — Kelvin Gastelum has arrived.The former "Ultimate Fighter" winner has long been touted as a top prospect in the UFC, but weight cutting issues kept Gastelum with a very large asterisk next to his name throughout his troubled times competing at 170 pounds.While Gastelum was undefeated in the UFC as a middleweight, he still resisted the move up to...
Via FOX Sports
13 days ago

Georges St-Pierre mocks Michael Bisping's 'horrendous' and 'terrible' trash talk

Georges St-Pierre was welcomed back to the UFC last week with a press conference that started without his opponent Michael Bisping, but ended with the middleweight champion throwing all sorts of insults and expletives his way.St-Pierre was never known as a prolific trash talker during his previous stint with the UFC and he doesn't expect to suddenly develop those skills now either...
Via FOX Sports
16 days ago

Jenna Jameson responds to vulgar zinger from Chael Sonnen

Jenna Jameson responded to a vulgar zinger she was the target of during Thursday’s Bellator 170 press conference between Tito Ortiz and Chael Sonnen.Sonnen and Ortiz are fighting on Saturday in a heavily hyped fight. Sonnen is known for having a big mouth, so it’s no surprise he brought out the blasts during the press conference. That included a reference to Jameson, whom Ortiz...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen verbally eviscerated Tito Ortiz at a Bellator press conference

Chael Sonnen is one of the best talkers in sports. Whenever he gets a microphone in his hand and an opponent in his crosshairs, you’d better believe that Sonnen isn’t going to let him off light. On Thursday, Sonnen took aim at Tito Ortiz during a Bellator press conference in advance of their fight at The Forum in Inglewood on Saturday. It wasn’t even close to being a fair...
Via The Comeback
January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Sonnen: McGregor is 27 pounds over his weight limit

By Sam Galanis If the rumors are true, then Conor McGregor is going to have to drop some significant weight ahead of his UFC 189 fight against Chad Mendes. And he’s going to have to do it before Saturday. Former UFC middleweight contender Chael Sonnen appeared on “The Jim Rome Show” on Friday and told the host he saw McGregor recently and thought he looked huge. In fact...
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen to work as pro wrestling analyst

By Joe Lucia Former UFC fighter and Fox analyst Chael Sonnen, now working as an MMA analyst for ESPN, will be working in another form of entertainment in the future – pro wrestling. Sonnen was named the “expert analyst” for Global Force Wrestling, a new promotion that will be run by former WWE star Jeff Jarrett and his wife Karen. Since his falling out with the UFC and Fox...
Via Awful Announcing
May 09, 2015  |  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

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