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Is the UFC belt real gold?

Dubai: The UFC championship title belts, like the one which will be wrapped around the waist of the winner of the Khabib-vs-Poirier lightweight fight on Saturday, are made from gold.Sep 6, 2019

Did Chael Sonnen ever won a UFC title?

Chael Sonnen, 0-3 in UFC championship fights Despite being almost a 3-1 underdog, Sonnen dominated the majority of that bout with his wrestling and was a round away from capturing the 185-pound title.Mar 2, 2020

When did Chael Sonnen join the UFC?

Beginning his MMA career in 1997, Sonnen competed for the UFC, where he became a top contender in both the light heavyweight and middleweight divisions and challenged for both the UFC Light Heavyweight and UFC Middleweight Championships. Sonnen has also fought in the WEC, Pancrase, and most recently for Bellator MMA.

Did Chael Sonnen win a UFC belt?

Sonnen was expected to face Nate Marquardt at UFC 110, but the fight was moved to UFC 109 on February 6. Sonnen won a unanimous decision, after escaping two deep guillotine chokes in the first and third rounds. With the victory, Sonnen became the number one contender for the UFC Middleweight Championship.