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UFC should be cautious with Conor McGregor

While his fellow countrymen roared with pride and Dublin’s O2 Arena buzzed with anticipation, featherweight Conor McGregor confidently made his way to the octagon with the weight of the world on his shoulders, yet, seemingly transfixed on the task at hand and the duties associated with being Ireland’s biggest draw. But despite months of pre-fight hype, Ireland’s favorite son...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Countdown To Metamoris 4: Chael Sonnen Vs Andre Galvao

Chael Sonnen may have retired from MMA and is still facing potentially stiff penalties from the Nevada Athletic Commission following his recent drug test failures, but he’s still set to compete in a submission grappling match-up with BJJ ace Andre Galvao at the Metamoris 4 event on August 9th. Below you can watch a special preview for the contest which will be the main event at...
Via Fight Of The Night
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
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen “Accepts Responsibility For His Actions” Regarding Drug Test Failures

We have finally heard from Chael Sonnen regarding the complaint filed against him from the Nevada State Athletic Commission regarding his two drug test failures. Sonnen’s lawyer, Jeff Meyer sent the NSAC a response to the complaint that was filed against his client last month. Here was the most telling statement from Meyer in response to the complaint. “Mr. Sonnen does not dispute...
Via Between The Ropes
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Has Until July 17 To Appeal Complaint From NSAC

Chael Sonnen has until July 17 to appeal the complaint against him from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Sonnen is subjected to a maximum fine of $250,000, expenses related to the complaint and the requirement that Sonnen provides the commission with a clean drug test upon his next licensing application. NSAC sent Sonnen the complaint by certified mail on June 27 and has 20...
Via Between The Ropes
15 days ago  |  Discuss

The Fall of Chael Sonnen, Disgraced Former UFC on Fox Analyst

Las Vegas, Nev. – The UFC and FOX Sports organizations announced today the termination of their respective broadcasting services agreements with analyst Chael Sonnen. This decision comes in light of Sonnen failing a second test conducted by the Nevada Athletic Commission for banned substances in June. Sonnen was previously under temporary suspension by the Nevada Athletic Commission...
Via MMAInsider
22 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC, Fox reportedly part ways with Chael Sonnen

MMAJunkie.com is reporting that both the UFC and Fox have parted ways with former UFC fighter and on-air personality Chael Sonnen.  The news comes just days after it was revealed that Sonnen failed a second drug test before announcing his retirement. Neither the UFC or Fox have publicly announced that his release but the report states that should happen soon with the UFC expected...
Via Between The Ropes
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Fails Another Drug Test For HGH & EPO

  It looks as though a second failed drug test is the blow that will finally silence the loudest man in MMA. According to MMAFighting.com recently retired UFC athlete Chael Sonnen has failed his second drug test this month: “Sonnen, who recently announced his retirement from MMA, was asked to take a blood and urine test on June 5 in Portland, Ore., by the NAC because at the time...
Via BlackSportsOnline
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen announces his retirement from MMA

One day after bumbling through another bogus explanation why he failed yet another drug test, UFC fighter Chael Sonnen (pictured) announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. Sonnen called it quits on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight.” It was confirmed Tuesday that Sonnen flunked a random drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission during UFC 173...
Via 5thRound.com
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen fails drug test, is 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 random drug test from...
Via Between The Ropes
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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