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‘Has been’ Chael Sonnen fires back at Jon Jones: If you ever drove sober it would make national news

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Chael Sonnen unleashes a tirade at Jon Jones.

Message to Jon Jones: Be careful what you wish for.

Last night, the reigning UFC lightweight champion targeted ‘has been’ Chael Sonnen without explicitly mentioning his name, but it didn’t take long for ‘The American Gangster’ to figure out what was up.

“Who is this? Has been with now man boobs making money off of YouTube getting hit talking about Jon Jones?” Jones said of Sonnen, who has garnered a popular YouTube following over the years.

“That took a whole 25 seconds for you guys to figure out, impressive,” Jones posted in a follow-up Tweet.

That’s when Sonnen, who was TKO’d by Jones in a short notice light heavyweight title bout back in 2013, unleashed a series of humiliating Tweets at the No. 1-ranked pound-for-pound fighter in the world.

Sonnen made fun of Jones’ numerous mishaps outside the cage and joked that him driving sober would make for national news.

Sonnen also made fun of Jones’ troubles (failed drug tests, multiple suspensions) inside the cage.

Sonnen, 43, retired after his TKO loss to Lyoto Machida at Bellator 222. The UFC legend is widely considered one of the most entertaining figures in the sport and, despite never winning a title, was one of the best fighters in MMA. Sonnen holds wins over the likes of Michael Bisping, Rampage Jackson, Shogun Rua, and Wanderlei Silva.