UFC 175: Chael Sonnen fails NSAC random drug test

UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen has apparently failed a random drug test from the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

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Report: NSAC threatens Sonnen over Metamoris bout

A loophole in Chael Sonnen's athletic career may be closing, with the threat of large fines looming if he competes at Metamoris 4.

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Video: Why Sonnen will still compete at Metamoris4

Ralek Gracie discussed the controversial situation of Chael Sonnen, and explains why he will still allow him to compete at Metamoris.

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Weidman almost nixed Machida fight due to injury

After his second title defense, the UFC's middleweight champion is starting to open up a bit about his fears and desires while holding the belt.

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Dana: Sonnen apologized, and is 'laying low' now

Dana White was asked about Chael Sonnen, and the UFC president says the former top contender is currently 'laying low'.

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Weidman: Vitor is 'becoming like a horse'

Chris Weidman sat down with the media during the build up to 175 and talked about the recent rash of drug test failures in the UFC, and he had some harsh words for Vitor Belfort most particularly.

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The rise and fall of Chael Sonnen - Part 2

A look at the turbulent year of 2011 in the career of Chael Sonnen. Including his battles with athletic commissions and return to the cage after a suspension for his failed drug test following the first Anderson Silva bout.

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Metamoris doesn't test for PEDs, Chael will fight

Ralek Gracie explains his decision to allow Sonnen vs. Galvao to go ahead at Metamoris 4.

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Chael Sonnen's epic career of lies Pt 1

A look back at Chael Sonnen's first year as a true superstar in mixed martial arts, as he used controversial language to hype his fight with Anderson Silva, entered a guilty plea for money laundering charges and repeatedly lied to the media.

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Brian Stann approves of Sonnen firing

Former WEC Light heavyweight champion and UFC middleweight contender Brian Stann has made it clear where he stands on the Chael Sonnen situation.

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Fox and UFC part ways with Sonnen

Fox and the UFC are done with Chael Sonnen after the former title challenger tested positive for banned substances for a second time this year alone.

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Ratner on Sonnen: 'We want to clean up the sport'

Following the news that Chael Sonnen had failed yet another drug test, this time for HGH and EPO, UFC executives Mark Ratner and Dave Sholler gave their thoughts.

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Sonnen fails drug test for HGH and EPO

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has confirmed a second failed Chael Sonnen drug test. This test included failures for Human Growth Hormone and EPO.

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BE Roundtable pt 2: Should Sonnen be in the HOF?

Part 2 of our Bloody Elbow roundtable discussion on the legacy of Chael Sonnen. Today's big question - should he go in the UFC Hall of Fame?

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BE Roundtable: What is Chael Sonnen's legacy?

Chael Sonnen has announced his retirement. Maybe it will stick, maybe not, but now is a good time to ask - what is the legacy of Chael Sonnen in MMA? Hear thoughts from the staff of Bloody Elbow here in this BE Roundtable.

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Spin dominates Sonnen/UFC response to failed test

Dana White and Chael Sonnen went on Fox Sports 1 and launched into a whirlwind of untruths that highlight the way the UFC's PR machine handles difficult situations.

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Sonnen: I took ‘perfectly legal substances’

Chael Sonnen went on FOX Sports 1’s America’s Pregame show on Tuesday afternoon to discuss his failed drug test.

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Dana blames NSAC + Chael

The UFC president went on Fox Sports 1's Pregame show and blamed Chael and the NSAC. Don't miss BE's Kid Nate and Sherdog's Jordan Breen talking about Chael's drug test failure in a special video chat.

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Nate & Breen talk Chael, Vitor, Wandy, UFC 175

Chael Sonnen has failed a surprise drug test and been pulled off the UFC 175 card, his bout with Vitor Belfort seemingly cancelled. Kid Nate and Sherdog's Jordan Breen talk about what it all means.

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Chael tells Jay Mohr why he failed drug test

UFC star, Chael Sonnen tells Jay Mohr why he failed his random drug test. As a special bonus our own Kid Nate got Jordan Breen of Sherdog for an immediate reaction web cast to talk about the news.

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