Wanderlei Silva off UFC 175, Chael Sonnen to fight Vitor Belfort

He said it all along, but who would have thought it would end up being true. Wanderlei Silva is out of UFC 175 and Chael Sonnen will fight Vitor Belfort instead.

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Dana thinks Wandy's in 'big trouble' with NSAC

After hearing Wanderlei say that he's relieved his situation with the NSAC is "solved", the UFC president says it's a much bigger deal than Silva thinks.

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Wanderlei hopes to fight again soon

"The Axe Murderer" used his Twitter yesterday to declare that after the hearing with NSAC, that he is now clear to fight, although he will probably get a suspension later.

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Chael doesn't think he can make 185

UFC star Chael Sonnen says he's got a contract to fight at UFC 175 at 205 pounds and doesn't think he can lose the necessary weight to fight at 185lbs in July. He hopes Dana White misspoke.

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Sonnen doesn't want to see Wanderlei fired

Sonnen doesn't want the UFC to end Wanderlei's contract and said that now it's clear that his rival was using banned substances.

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Dana: Vitor-Chael at 185, no backup plan for Vitor

Vitor Belfort's fight with Chael Sonnen will not be at light heavyweight after all. That is, if he can get licensed.

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Sonnen:'They came to his gym and he literally ran'

Chael Sonnen gives his version of what happened when Wanderlei Silva refused to take a random NSAC drug test.

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Silva refused random drug test ahead of UFC 175

After Combate.com revealed that Wanderlei Silva had been removed from his upcoming match-up against Chael Sonnen, details have surfaced as to why the Brazilian has been removed from the bout.

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Wandy skips medicals, Belfort now fighting Sonnen

He said it all along, but who would have thought it would end up being true. Wanderlei Silva is out of UFC 175 and Chael Sonnen will fight Vitor Belfort instead.

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