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Chael Sonnen On Why He’s Retiring From MMA (Video)

Video: Chael Sonnen announces retirement from UFC Say goodbye to the bad guy. On Wednesday night’s edition of “UFC Tonight”, Chael Sonnen announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. It was announced on Tuesday that Sonnen had a failed a random drug test given by the Nevada State Athletic Commission last month. The three-time UFC title challenger was given the ...

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Episode Three Of UFC Embedded

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The UFC released the third episode of their web series, “UFC Embedded”, leading up to UFC 174 on Saturday. In this episode, we see UFC president Dana White at the filming of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America”, with an appearance from bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. You also see co-main event fighters Tyron Woodley and Rory MacDonald land in Vancouver, British ...

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Chael Sonnen Announces His Retirement

In shocking news, UFC star Chael Sonnen just announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. Sonnen announced his retirement on UFC Tonight, in which he serves as an analyst. Yesterday, it was revealed that the 37 year-old had failed a random drug test by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that was conducted in May as Sonnen was scheduled to fight ...

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Episode Two Of UFC Embedded

Yesterday, we released episode one of “UFC Embedded” leading up to UFC 174 this Saturday night. In today’s episode two, we see UFC president Dana White with his family at their vacation home in Bangor, Maine. Also, we see more behind the scenes footage of welterweights Rory MacDonald and Tyron Woodley prepare for their fight this Saturday, and footage of ...

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World Series of Fighting 10 Conference Call Audio

World Series of Fighting 10 takes next Saturday, June 21 from the The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Nevada. The main event features David Branch against Jesse Taylor for the inaugral WSOF middleweight title. In the co-feature, Georgi Karakhanyan defends his WSOF featherweight title against Rick Glenn. Earlier today, World Series of Fighting held ...

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Chael Sonnen And Dana White Video Interviews Regarding Sonnen’s Failed Drug Test

The big news in the MMA world in the last 24 hours has been the drug test failure of UFC star Chael Sonnen. The three-time UFC title challenger tested positive for the drugs, Anastrozole and Clomiphene during a random drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission last month. Yesterday on Fox Sports 1 show, “America’s Pregame”, Sonnen and ...

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Dana White: Chael Sonnen And Nevada Athletic Commission To Blame For Drug Test Failure

UFC president Dana White was interviewed by Fox Sports 1 earlier today regarding the drug test failure of company star Chael Sonnen. It was revealed earlier today that Sonnen tested positive for the illegal drugs, Anastrozole and Clomiphene during a Nevada State Athletic Commission ordered random drug test last month. White in an interview on the Fox Sports 1 show, ...

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Chael Sonnen Says He Took Banned Substances

Earlier today, it was revealed that Chael Sonnen failed a random drug test and is out of his UFC 175 fight with Vitor Belfort. The three-time UFC title challenger tested positive for Anastrozole and Clomiphene, which are prohibited substances on page 5 of the USADA banned substance list. Sonnen was on the “Jay Mohr Sports” on FOX Sports Radio to ...

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Chael Sonnen Fails Drug Test, Out Of UFC 175

ESPN.com is reporting that Chael Sonnen has failed a random drug test and is out of his UFC 175 fight against Vitor Belfort. Sonnen tested positive for two illegal substances, Anastrozole and Clomiphene, which are two female drugs. Anastrozole is used to treat early stages of breast cancer and clomiphene is used in cases of female infertility. Sonnen took a ...

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Episode One Of UFC Embedded

UFC 174 takes place Saturday night from the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia. The main event of the show features Demetrious Johnson defending the flyweight championship against Ali Bagautinov. The co-feature is a battle of top welterweights, as Tyron Woodley battles Rory MacDonald. Leading up to UFC 173, the company launched a new web series titled, “UFC Embedded”, which ...

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Gilbert Melendez Previews UFC Fight Night 42, TUF Women

UFC Fight Night 42 takes place tonight from the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The main event is former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson facing Rustam Khabilov. Also in lightweight action, Ross Pearson battles Diego Sanchez. We talk to UFC lightweight contender and UFC on Fox Sports 1 analyst Gilbert Melendez to break down the card. Melendez gives us ...

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Vitor Belfort Reveals NSAC Random Drug Test Results

Vitor Belfort was given a random drug test by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on February 7, since he was scheduled to fight Chris Weidman at UFC 173 last month. Results hadn’t been released due to Belfort not being licensed, but “The Phenom” released the results on his own. Belfort announced on his Instagram page that the test found elevated ...

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Invicta FC Will Now Be Airing Their Shows On UFC Fight Pass

It was announced a short time ago that all women’s MMA promotion, Invicta Fighting Championships will now be airing their shows on UFC Fight Pass with the first show expected to air in late summer. The UFC has made it clear that they didn’t buy Invicta and they are just airing the shows on Fight Pass. Invicta and the UFC ...

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Rematch Between Alexander Gustafsson And Jon Jones Is On

The talk of the MMA world this week has been whether Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson would square off in their long awaited rematch. In an exclusive interview with UFC.com, Jones and Dana White announced that Jones will once again defend the UFC light heavyweight championship against Gustafsson at UFC 178 on September 27 from the Air Canada Centre in ...

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Nick Diaz Interested In Fight With Anderson Silva

During an interview on Monday for MMAFighting.com, Anderson Silva’s manager Ed Soares said that his client is up for a fight with Nick Diaz. The question is whether Diaz would be interested in the fight, since he is currently retired. On last night’s UFC Tonight, Ariel Helwani reported that he talked to Diaz on his thoughts regarding a possible Silva ...

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Lots of UFC Action, Jon Jones Opponent, Vitor Belfort Reveal

Brian and Steve are back for the weekly MMA podcast as they look back at the two UFC shows from last weekend in Germany and Brazil and who looks good coming off them.  Plus, they preview this Saturday’s UFC on Fox 1 show and talk about the debate between Jon Jones and Dana White on who the light heavyweight champion ...

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Dana White: (Alexander) “Gustafsson’s Next In Line” For Jon Jones

The saga between Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, Daniel Cormier and Dana White has been a hot button issue all week long. White fired the next shot in an interview with the Albuquerque Journal, saying Jones will fight Gustafsson next. “Gustafsson’s next in line,” White said to the Journal. “Even Cormier said, ‘Listen, I hope this whole things works out for ...

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Jon Jones Has Choice Words For His Critics

Dana White stated yesterday to UFC.com that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones doesn’t want to fight Alexander Gustafsson and prefers to face Daniel Cormier. People have been calling Jones a coward for refusing to fight Gustafsson. Jones responded to the critics today, posting 15 second video on his Instagram account saying he wanted to fight Cormier instead of Gustafsson. The ...

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Dana White Says Jon Jones Wants To Fight Daniel Cormier Instead Of Alexander Gustafsson

The MMA world thought the reason Jon Jones hadn’t signed his contract to fight Alexander Gustafsson was because he was negotiating a new contract with the UFC. That apparently isn’t the case. In an interview with UFC.com, president Dana White said that Jones doesn’t want to fight Gustafsson and prefers to fight Daniel Cormier. “Just to clear up a couple ...

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Inside The Rivalry Between Anderson Silva And Chael Sonnen

The rivalry between former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen was perhaps the biggest the sport had ever seen. The two had their first fight at UFC 117 in August of 2010, with Silva pulling out a hail mary fifth round submission in a fight where he lost the four rounds. The rematch went smoother for Silva as ...

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