On his You’re Welcome podcast, Chael Sonnen questions the logic of 5 round mixed martial arts fights. If the Super Bowl is the same length of regular season game, why are the main event and title fights in MMA fights longer? The chance of injury increases and longer fights change the training required to compete making it harder to book last minute fights.Read More →

On Oct 13th Chael Sonnen is scheduled to Fight Fedor Emelianenko in the semi-finals of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix. But Chael is very clear – if Fedor doesn’t show, he will fight whoever steps in as a replacement. No questions asked.Read More →

Bellator middleweight Champ Gegard Mousasi put on an impressive performance at Bellator 206 defeating former UFC star and Bellator Welterweight Champion, Rory McDonald by TKO in the second round. Chael Sonnen talks about Mousasi and his impressive technique on his You’re Welcome podcast.Read More →

The UFC is still without a main event for UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden in NYC. Chael Sonnen enjoys the speculation games and offers this as a potential, although unrealistic and speculative match up that would fit the bill on this episode of Beyond the Fight.Read More →

Jon Jones recently tweeted at UFC double champ Daniel Cormier “My innocence ‘shatters’ your ‘illusion’. In this episode of Beyond the Fight Chael Sonnen questions whether Jon was actually found innocent.Read More →

Nate Diaz and Dustin Poirier proposed fighting at 165 pounds at Madison Square Garden but there has been reluctance from Dana White and the UFC to open a new weight class. Chael Sonnen gives his thoughts on a special on the road edition of his You’re Welcome podcast.Read More →

At this moment there is still no main event for the UFC Madison Square Garden event in November. Although this is not a common way to market a UFC card…is it working?Read More →