‘” Sonnen and Silva never actually fought in UFC; however, they eventually settled their rivalry Bellator 180 on June 24, 2017, with Sonnen winning a unanimous decision.Jun 30, 2021
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Chael Sonnen Record: 29-15-1 W/L Fighter Method loss Chael Sonnen Jon Jones KO/TKO Punches loss Chael Sonnen Anderson Silva KO/TKO Punch win Chael Sonnen Michael Bisping U-DEC win Chael Sonnen Brian Stann SUB Arm Triangle
On June 30, 2014, UFC and Fox Sports announced they had terminated Sonnen’s contract as a UFC analyst due to his multiple failed drug tests. On July 23, 2014, the NSAC ruled that Sonnen would be suspended for 2 years from martial arts competition worldwide due to his multiple failed drugs tests.
In fact, the show has played a crucial role in promoting some of the biggest fights in UFC history. Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva were scheduled to fight each other on three separate occasions, but the bout never happened due to pull-outs from both sides.May 27, 2021
Chael Sonnen Defeats Wanderlei Silva Via Unanimous Decision at Bellator 180. After more than a decade of smack talk, “The American Gangster” Chael Sonnen claimed a unanimous-decision victory over “The Axe Murderer” Wanderlei Silva in the main event of Bellator 180 from Madison Square Garden in New York City on Saturday