CHRIS LEBEN NEWS

Chris Leben Gets Some More Ink

The one and only Chris Leben is known for many things, mostly everything he has done for the UFC and the sport of MMA, but Chris is also known for his ink! Looks like The Crippler is adding to his collection of tattoos and seems he is pretty happy with how things are going! All the best to Chris, hope he is enjoying his well deserved retirement! Chris Leben is armed and dangerous...
Via Tito Couture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Up In Seattle, Washington Working Out For Metamoris 4

We haven’t heard much from Chael since he tested positive for four banned substances last month.  But the American Gangster is up in Seattle, Washington working out for his Metamoris 4 grappling match against world champion jiu jitsu player Andre Galvao.  Looks like these two are still fans of Chael, how do you all feel about him? My Life: Chris Leben Watch all fighter video...
Via Tito Couture
14 days ago  |  Discuss

The Crippler Gets Some New Ink

Chris is running out of room on his body for new tats. My life: Chris Leben Chris Leben is armed and dangerous
Via Tito Couture
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Is Armed And Dangerous

In case the UFC veteran needed anything to make him more dangerous, Chris looks like he is packing a serious knife right there! Always good to see The Crippler enjoying his retirement, he certainly looks like he has put on some muscle.  Retired Chris Leben doing the opposite of cutting weight My Life: Chris Leben’s latest video blog
Via Tito Couture
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Retired Chris Leben Doing The Opposite Of Cutting Weight

One of the stars of the original Ultimate Fighter, Chris Leben, is trying to transition into acting and has already had some decent roles.  Chris isn’t going to be playing any pretty boy character and wants to add some weight for the big screen.  I’m sure this diet is much more fun than the one he was on when making 185 lbs as this is all only one days worth of food.  Leben...
Via Tito Couture
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Looking Dazed Post Surgery

Chris Leben doesn’t exactly look his happiest at the moment as the former UFC fighter and original TUF alum had surgery on his right hand for carpel tunnel sydrome.  Leben shouldn’t get to comfortable as he will be right back at the hospital in a few weeks to have surgery on the other hand.  Chris has been doing well coaching his team in San Diego and getting acting gigs on...
Via Tito Couture
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Doing His Best To Pack On Some Lbs!

The veteran Chris Leben recently retired from the cage and is doing his best to bulk up for some future acting roles. Sad to see Chris leave the competitive side of the sport but after such a long career we are very happy for The Crippler as he has certainly earned the opportunity to relax and to pursue other things. We wish Chris all the best! Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid...
Via Tito Couture
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Outside His Trailer In Hollywood

The now retired middleweight Chris Leben is trying his hand in acting and is up in Los Angeles to film for an upcoming role.  Chris has always been a fan favorite largely because of his fighting style and also his personality outside of the cage.  Chris is an extremely charismatic guy who isn’t afraid to be honest even when it can be difficult to do so.  We hope very much that...
Via Tito Couture
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Spends The Day With His Wife And Ed Herman

Friends and former training partners at Team Quest Chris Leben and Ed Herman enjoy some time together at the beach! Good to see the two veterans have stayed friends through the years. Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid.com Chris Leben gets some more ink done
Via Tito Couture
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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 Hits Up A Farmers Market In San Diego

The recently retired middleweight is out shopping on a Thursday afternoon with his wife for some fresh produce in sunny San Diego, California.  Leben took the MMA team coaching job at Victory in San Diego and seems to be very happy with that situation but the former TUF star is also looking to get into acting.  Let’s all hope we see The Crippler on the big screen sometime soon...
Via Tito Couture
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Is About To Crush Some Food

The recently retired fighter Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben just finished a fast and is now pigging out on two pounds of steak and two pounds of chicken, potatoes and gyoza.  Chris has his eyes on the movie business along with coaching the MMA team at Victory in San Diego after officially announcing his retirement from fighting earlier this year.  Would love to see good things...
Via Tito Couture
February 22, 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 Makes A Fans Day

Chris Leben was out yesterday shoe shopping in San Diego when he was recognized by a young fan who works there.  The Crippler was happy to take a picture and it was nice to see that even in retirement Chris is getting the respect and attention he deserves. Chris Leben is awesome My Life: Chris Leben  
Via Tito Couture
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Is Awesome

As if Chris Leben is not tough enough he basically has a samurai sword on his hip!  Chris Leben still working out in retirement The Crippler enjoying not having to make weight  
Via Tito Couture
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Still Working Out In Retirement

Newly retired UFC fighter Chris Leben is still working out hard because that is all he knows.  He is seen here with Team Alliance strength and conditioning coach George Castro moving some weights.  At least now Leben can train more for fun and his health rather than competition.  The Crippler enjoying not having to make weight Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid.com  
Via Tito Couture
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

The Crippler Enjoying Not Having To Make Weight

Recently retired Chris Leben shows off one of the many perks of no longer having to get in the cage and fight! So happy for Chris, nobody deserves to enjoy retirement as much as him.   My Life: Chris Leben A Chris Leben Saturday night out looks much different than it did ten years ago  
Via Tito Couture
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Announces His Retirement From MMA

UFC middleweight competitor Chris “The Crippler” Leben (22-11) announced his retirement from MMA yesterday, bringing an end to his thirty-three fight career. His final bout came at UFC 168 on December 28th, 2013, where he was defeated by Uriah Hall (8-4).While the announcement had been predicted by many, the thirty-three year old made it official on Monday’s episode of “The...
Via MMAInsider
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben: The End Of An Turbulent Career

He may never have been a champion, never gotten his chance at a title, and had a near 50% winning record inside of the octagon but despite all that, Chris Leben was certainly  a name that was synonymous with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. “The Crippler” has had a turbulent career full of highs and lows, and throughout his UFC career went from a top middleweight contender...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben: The End Of A Turbulent Career

He may never have been a champion, never gotten his chance at a title, and had a near 50% winning record inside of the octagon but despite all that, Chris Leben was certainly  a name that was synonymous with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. “The Crippler” has had a turbulent career full of highs and lows, and throughout his UFC career went from a top middleweight contender...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Officially Announces His Retirement From MMA Aged 33

Veteran UFC star Chris Leben has officially announced his retirement from the sport at the age of 33. The writing had appeared to be on the wall for Leben after his defeat to Uriah Hall last month which saw him quit on his stool after enduring a tough first round that resulted in him being dropped before being saved by the bell. In the past we’ve seen Leben take an inhuman amount...
Via Fight Of The Night
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben Retires

After 12 years and a UFC middleweight record 22 fights in the UFC, veteran Chris Leben has retired from mixed martial arts. The former competitor on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter appeared on the popular podcast The MMA Hour to announce his decision Monday. “After (UFC 168), I wanted to go back and […]
Via Full Scale Sports
January 20, 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

UFC Fighter Chris Leben Retires From MMA

When UFC middleweight Chris Leben (pictured) inexplicably quit on the stool at UFC 168, it was practically plastered all over the Octagon wall that the 33-year-old was done with mixed martial arts. On Monday during an appearance on “The MMA Hour,” Leben confirmed it was time to put fighting in his rear-view mirror. “The Crippler” has issued several cryptic tweets since December’s...
Via 5thRound.com
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Leben announces retirement from MMA

Monday afternoon on MMA Fighting’s The MMA Hour Chris “The Crippler” Leben announced he was calling it quits from mixed martial arts (MMA). Leben spent 12 years in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and fought 22 middleweight bouts inside the octagon compiling a record of 12-10. “It’s been a fantastic, wonderful ride,” Leben said to Ariel Helwani. “I’ve landed...
Via Inside the Octagon
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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