Chael Sonnen


  • Weight: 205 lbs
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Reach: 187.96"
  • Age: 37
wins26
23% 6 Knockouts
19% 5 Submissions
58% 15 Decisions
losses14
36% 5 Knockouts
57% 8 Submissions
7% 1 Decisions
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  • Chael Sonnen Wants To Retire Rich Franklin
    April 14, 2014

    Chael Sonnen is setting up possible replacements for his planned fight with Wanderlei Silva, or even a future bout, with a specific target in mind. Sonnen took to Twitter to let it be known that he would gladly be...

    Chael Sonnen is setting up possible replacements for his planned fight with Wanderlei Silva, or even a future bout, with a specific target in mind. Sonnen took to Twitter to let it be known that he would gladly be the final fight for former UFC champion Rich Franklin. "No, no, no... The math teacher doesn't walk away," said Sonnen, referring to Franklin's past before entering the Octagon. "I put him away. You got one good one left. I'm not asking... "What would you like me to call u? Mr. Franklin? Rich?...

  • Chael Sonnen, Kenny Florian Offer Up Thoughts On Roy Nelson-Minotauro Nogueira
    April 11, 2014

    In just a few hours, heavyweights Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Roy Nelson will square off in the main event of UFC Fight Night 39 from Abu Dhabi on Fight Pass. FightLine will have complete coverage of the entire...

    In just a few hours, heavyweights Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Roy Nelson will square off in the main event of UFC Fight Night 39 from Abu Dhabi on Fight Pass. FightLine will have complete coverage of the entire event, including live play-by-play of all nine fights. Earlier this week, "UFC Tonight" hosts Chael Sonnen and Kenny Florian offered up their thoughts on the Nogueira-Nelson bout. "Roy is coming off two losses and he needs this win," Sonnen said. "Big Nog is like an old leather shoe. This is a...

  • Chael Sonnen Sounds Off On “Stupid” Wanderlei Silva
    March 27, 2014

    Chael Sonnen's "love" for Wanderlei Silva could best be described as non-existent. Since his feud with Anderson Silva years ago, Sonnen has made "The Axe Murderer" a target for his shots at Brazil and other Brazilian...

    Chael Sonnen's "love" for Wanderlei Silva could best be described as non-existent. Since his feud with Anderson Silva years ago, Sonnen has made "The Axe Murderer" a target for his shots at Brazil and other Brazilian fighters. With the contract signed for Sonnen and Silva to fight in May, he recently told Combate about a time during the filming of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 where the show was almost forced to be cancelled. "He is so stupid...I'm so embarrassed for him," Sonnen said. "He is a player of...

  • UFC Announces Chael Sonnen-Wanderlei Silva Is Signed
    March 24, 2014

    After weeks of speculation, the planned May encounter between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva is now official. The two Ultimate Fighter: Brazil coaches will square off on May 31 at UFC Fight Night from Brazil....

    After weeks of speculation, the planned May encounter between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva is now official. The two Ultimate Fighter: Brazil coaches will square off on May 31 at UFC Fight Night from Brazil. Officials made the announcement during Sunday's post-fight press conference. Sonnen has been calling out Silva for years, dating back to his first fight with then-UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. UFC officials finally paired the two rivals up for the third installment of TUF: Brazil,...

  • Chael Sonnen Gives Us Tour Of Brazilian Living Arrangements
    March 20, 2014

    The UFC did Chael Sonnen right for The Ultimate Fighter Brazil, putting him up in a very nice set of living quarters while filming the reality series. The season is currently airing exclusively on UFC Fight Pass, but...

    The UFC did Chael Sonnen right for The Ultimate Fighter Brazil, putting him up in a very nice set of living quarters while filming the reality series. The season is currently airing exclusively on UFC Fight Pass, but we were treated to a seven-minute video of Sonnen showing us around his home-away-from-home. Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva are still scheduled to meet, but the bout is not yet officially...

  • Chael Sonnen Gives His Thoughts On TRT Being Outlawed
    March 7, 2014

    Chael Sonnen was very stoic giving his answer on "UFC Tonight" Wednesday in regards to the use of testosterone replacement therapy being banned by the UFC and the Nevada Athletic Commission. Sonnen, who has been...

    Chael Sonnen was very stoic giving his answer on "UFC Tonight" Wednesday in regards to the use of testosterone replacement therapy being banned by the UFC and the Nevada Athletic Commission. Sonnen, who has been granted an exemption to use TRT within the guidelines for several fights, even stated that if he can't find a legal and safe way to keep his testosterone levels healthy, "I might have to stop the sport." Here's what Sonnen said when asked about the rule changes: “The first thing I need to do...