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CHRIS LEBEN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Who hit Chris Leben hardest during his career?

I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that Chris Leben was hit hardest by Brian Stann or Anderson Silva. I mean, both of those fights ended in mere seconds afterall, even when Leben has one hell of a chin. Then again, Mike Swick took out Leben early in his career, so I don’t even know. Maybe we should switch over to Kenny and Bas to find out exactly who punched Leben the...
Via Fight Hub TV
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben’s Life After Fighting Off to Rocky Start

The UFC stuck with Chris Leben (pictured) through his roller coaster career, but the slugger had no problem throwing his former employer under the bus Sunday by claiming he’d be better off today had he driven a truck for the past decade instead of risking life and limb inside the Octagon. “I wish I would’ve drove truck last 10yrs, then at least is have insurance to see a counselor...
Via 5thRound.com
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben retires from MMA

The king of brawl Chris Leben has officially retired from MMA. The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 star has been considering retirement since dropping his fourth consecutive loss to Uriah Hall at UFC 168. On Monday’s episode of The MMA Hour, Leben announced that he would be hanging up the gloves for good. “After [the Hall […]
Via BoneSnapper.com
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Uriah Hall defeats Chris Leben, who quits on stool

In perhaps his last chance in the UFC octagon, Chris Leben left on his own terms, quitting on his stool after the first round of his UFC 168 matchup with Uriah Hall. Leben then walked out of the octagon before the official decision was read, and waved to the fans in a way that could indicate he would retire. Hall was in control throughout, using his speed and reach advantage to...
Via Fox Sports
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Leben back on track for UFC 162

Chris Leben lost his last fight inside the Octagon, a listless performance against promotional newcomer Derek Brunson in the first fight of the UFC 155 main card. That's the result that appears on his record, the one that reads 22-9 overall, and 12-8 in the UFC since breaking into the organization as a member of the inaugural cast on The Ultimate Fighter. The tepid affair in...
Via Fox Sports
July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Two more bouts added to UFC 162

UFC officials announced two more bouts for UFC 162 tonight on Fuel TV’s UFC Tonight. The two newly announced bouts are a middleweight bout between Chris Leben and Andrew Craig along with a welterweight bout between Seth Baczynski and Brian Melancon. UFC 162 takes place July 6 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The [...]
Via BoneSnapper.com
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC Fighter Workout: Chris Leben prepares for UFC 155 fight vs. Derek Brunson

Via D Wizzle's World
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Leben: ‘I’m Flat-Out Broke’

After 19 UFC appearances, 12 of which were accompanied with ‘win bonus’ checks and five ‘Fight Night’ paydays, veteran Chris Leben (Pictured) claims his wallet is running on fumes. Economic times are tough for nearly everyone, and Leben has just barely managed to stay afloat during his drug suspension. “Yeah, I’m flat-out broke right now,” Leben revealed to MMAMania...
Via 5thRound.com
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

The evolution of Chris Leben

It’s hard to believe that just seven years ago, MMA fans throughout the world were introduced to Chris “The Crippler” Leben on the inaugural season of The Ultimate Fighter.  There is no doubt that one of the most memorable moments of the season was when Leben used Jason Thacker’s bed as a urinal… but  now,  fast forward to 2012 and 2,000+ miles across the Pacific ocean...
Via MyTeamRivals.com
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Leben draws one-year UFC suspension

Middleweight fighter Chris Leben has been suspended for one year after testing positive for painkillers Oxycodone and Oxymorphone following his Nov. 5 loss to Mark Munoz in UFC 138 in Birmingham, England, UFC officials announced Monday. "I like Chris and I want him to do well, but based on his actions, he's been suspended for one year," UFC President Dana White said...
Via Fox Sports
November 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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