You're Welcome! With Chael Sonnen

You're Welcome! With Chael Sonnen

By PodcastOne

The UFC Superstar speaks his mind and interviews MMA studs and legends. As Chael says "I do the thinking so you don't have to. Listen, learn, and then follow me blindly as I show you the world as it ought to be." To access the entire archive, go to PodcastOne.com.

Episodes

Only Getting Better

Chael discusses UFC Apex, Gilbert Burns, Colby Covington vs American Top Team, Conor's non-response to Usman, Anderson Silva/Conor McGregor, Dana White lays out who's next for Usman, whether Craig Jones style could work in MMA, and more! PLUS, Chael joins UFC Fight Pass with TJ De Santis & Eddie Bravo to preview this weekend!
29/05/202h 11m

Genius or Insanity

Chael discusses McGregor's goat list, Ali Abdelaziz' offer, why the Tyson comeback is unique, Jon Jones latest, Stipe, Craig Jones, and what is Henry Cejudo up to? Plus, Wanderlei is being pitched to fight Tyson, Ariel thinks Mazvidal vs Nate Diaz is on, and the mess in the Welterweight division.
27/05/201h 19m

Stupid Pills

Chael talks Overeem, Anthony Smith's corner orders, Pound for Pound rankings, Jon Jones/Ngannou, Tito's "Legends" challenge for Tyson, and Kevin Randleman heading to the UFC Hall of Fame. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! 
22/05/2057m 59s

The Right Fight

Chael talks about Urijah Fabor, Henry Cejudo's retirement, Eddie Alvaraz comments on Conor vs Gaethje, the right way vs the wrong way to lose, the path to the championship for Overeem, Jones/Ngannou, Eddie Bravo taking heat, Chael's first time training martial arts, and YOUR questions! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
20/05/201h 18m

Josh Thomson

Two-parter! First, Chael chats with Josh Thomson about UFC 249, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, Justin Gaethje, whether Cejudo & Cruz was stopped early, and whether Daniel Cormier should fight Francis Ngannou. Then, Chael recaps OSP vs Ben Rothwell, Hernandez vs Dober, Simone vs Borg, and is HOT about Teixeira vs Smith. Plus, Jon Jones comments this week, fighter's being able to hear DC in the ring, Walt Harris, and more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
15/05/201h 35m

Manipulation

Chael recaps the fanless UFC 249 experience, highlights of the evening, Conor McGregor calling out Gaethje, and previews Anthony Smith x Glover Teixeira, OSP x Ben Rothwell, and addresses the Stipe/Cormier rumor. Plus, Khabib/Gaethje, whether a fighter can be too technical in the ring, and the toughest chin in mma.   Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! 
13/05/201h 6m

Back In Action

Chael get us ready for UFC 249! Is this the most loaded card of all time? Chael also talks about the negative press from UFC 249, the concept of "fighting friends", Usman vs Masvidal, "The Mountain's" boxing match, Mike Tyson, and YOUR QUESTIONS! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
08/05/2056m 5s

I'm a Better Fighter

Chael discusses Dana White's comments on what's next for Masvidal, DJ. Dillashaw's return, a question from Paulo Costa, the IFC tourney, YOUR questions, and more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
06/05/201h 1m

The Monster in the Closet

Chael discusses Cowboy Cerrone's McGregor fight comments, Robert Whittaker's "lack of motivation", Cain Velazquez' possible return to UFC, and YOUR questions. Plus, Dana White's answer for the greatest KO of all time, the latest from the silver tongued snakes at the NCAA, and why DC is driving Uncle Chael nuts. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
01/05/2050m 5s

MM-MAY

Chael talks about the weekend of Submission Underground, the George St. Pierre/Khabib rumors, 40 fights being scheduled in the month of May, Vitor Belfort's ONE debut fight, Dana White's "violent" comment on Ferguson/Gaethje, Junior Del Santos on the keto diet, and more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! 
29/04/2056m 42s

Big Cage, Little Cage

Uncle Chael tells his DB Cooper story, how Dana White paid for his Honeymoon, looks back at UFC 151, the greatest fighters to never win UFC Gold, and he breaks down Submission Underground this Sunday! Plus, a Matt Linland story, Daniel Cormier's "Last Fight", and YOUR questions! Go to LiveHuman.com/chael today to get 20% O FF your first order! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! 
24/04/201h 12m

Ring Rust?

Chael comments on Tony Ferguson's cut fight weigh-in, reflects on Anderson Silva, Michael Bisping saying he regrets the Kelvin Gastelum fight,Dominick Reyes comments on Jon Jones, Amanda Nunez' May 9th fight, "Ring Rust", Joe Rogan's COVID-19 testing comments, and more!! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/worktogether   Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! 
22/04/2054m 32s

Don't Let Me Do This Again

Chael learns from Tony Ferguson's weigh-in situation, shares a lesson from Shaq, discusses Sean O'Malley's Champ comments, and a George St. Pierre story. PLUS, Uncle Chael answers YOUR questions!  ALSO, Chael is looking for the next great submission grappler, so if you're a black belt, & you're young, hungry, & willing to compete with anyone at any time... Contact Us at info@BadGuyInc.com  Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen  Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!  
17/04/2059m 32s

All In

Chael comments on Tony Ferguson's stream weigh-in, Jon Jones' fun week, and WWE gets declared essential in Florida and what that means for MMA. Plus, Chael chats with Cyrus Fees. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen  Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! 
15/04/2053m 25s

Hold That Thought

On today's episode, Chael discusses Gaethje's comments on Ferguson, the biggest upset in MMA history, state of the heavy weight division, difference in mental approach between Gaethje/Ferguson, the location of UFC 249, the return of sports at large, Cruz/Cejudo, and more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
10/04/201h 11m

A History Lesson

EXTENDED SHOW! Uncle Chael gives a brief history lesson on MMA, and discusses the Tony Ferguson vs Justin Gaethje announcement, Wrestlemania 36, Conor/Khabib, Dana White's "New Home" on a private island, and answers YOUR questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
08/04/201h 25m

From Russia With Love

Chael discusses Khabib getting stuck in Russia, Khabib's comments on the difficulty of training, Jon Jones' latest incident, 'who hit you the hardest' vs 'what's the hardest have you ever been hit', and Daniel Cormier's possible retirement. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen  Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
03/04/2042m 5s

Michael Bisping & Luis J. Gomez | Olympic Champ Dominique Moceanu

Chael learns how to use Zoom and chats with Michael Bisping & Luis J. Gomez about Coronavirus fallout, what's next for the sport, Khabib vs Tony, and more! PLUS, Olympic Champ Dominique Moceanu sent Chael a question about the Olympics being cancelled.
01/04/201h 4m

Where's the swerve?

Chael discusses a Jerry Springer tale, American Top Team's "No Trash Talk Policy", Conor's return, QOTD from the Kids on the Underground, alternative face masks, Volkanovski/Holloway rematch, and answers YOUR questions.   Go to LiveHuman.com/chael today to get 20% OFF your first order! Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen   For 20% off your first purchase, visit nativedeodorant.com and use promo code chael during checkout!  Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico toda y!
25/03/2055m 4s

Fight IQ

Chael discusses MMA's greatest moment of 2020, Fight IQ, Colby Covington, Henry Cejudo the Flyweight savior, Conor McGregor's "Boxing" comment, and a phone call from a friend. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Schedule your FREE Product Tour RIGHT NOW - and receive your FREE guide – “Six ways to run a MORE PROFITABLE Business” at NetSuite.com/CHAEL  For 20% off your first purchase, visit nativedeodorant.com and use promo code chael during checkout!
20/03/2046m 46s

Main Event ONLY

Uncle Chael talks Kevin Lee vs Charles Oliveira in Brazil, whether should Lee move to welterweight, NCAA Wrestling Championships being "cancelled", Question of the Day, and the worst thing on tv. Plus, a MUST HAVE suggestion for Tony vs Khabib, Colby Covington pulled a fast one, and some gamesmanship from Tony. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen  For 20% off your first purchase, visit nativedeodorant.com and use promo code chael during checkout!
18/03/2053m 5s

New Lessons

Could coronavirus revolutionize the sport? Chael explores a few deeper implications for 2020, lessons from corona, Paulo Costa getting kicked out of UFC 248, and a doc review. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
13/03/2035m 44s

Weekend Warrior

Uncle Chael takes you along for the ride on his weekend journey thru the east coast. Chael discusses the slap heard from Vegas to Korea, the Khabib/Ferguson presser, and the Bullet calling out Weili. Plus, he recaps UFC 248; Sean O'Malley's impressive return, Weili & Joanna, & the lackluster main event Adesanya vs Romero. Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen   Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
11/03/2054m 33s

Five-Round Club

Chael previews title fights between Adesanya & Romero, and Weili & Joanna. Plus, the Adasanya staff infection rumor, Reyes-Jones-Blahovic, Paulo Costa, Poirier vs Hooker rumor, and predictions concerning the heavyweight & lightweight divisions. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
06/03/2056m 50s

By Hook or by Crook

On today's episode, Chael discusses Poirier's comments on Khabib, the Nurmagomedov name, the latest on Conor/Khabib and Khabib's comments, the Ortiz/Del Rio situation, Figueiredo vs Benavidez, a word on early stoppages, and Yoel Romero vs Israel Adesanya this Satruday! Go to LiveHuman.com/chael today to get 20% OFF your first order! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
04/03/201h 29m

No Decision

Chael discusses the athletic commission's decision to overturn the ruling on Ortiz/Del Rio, Max Kellerman's comments on the "baddest dude in the world", Jose Aldo's title shot against Cejudo, and Conor vs Gaethje. PLUS, Tyson Fury's father wanting Tyson to retire, Little Nog's return vs Shogun, Deontay Wilder's post-fight excuse, and a corner's responsibility on stopping fights. Go to healthiq.com/chael and take the quiz to see if you can save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE!
28/02/201h 12m

Mental vs Physical

Chael discusses Tyson Fury's win over Deontay Wilder, the controversy in the Wilder corner, Felder/Hooker, the crowded 155 division, and the best Submission Underground ever seen! PLUS, a motivational speech leads to a discussion on mentality. Go to healthiq.com/chael and take the quiz to see if you can save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums! For 20% off your first purchase, visit nativedeoderant.com and use promo code 'chael' during checkout! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE!
26/02/2050m 22s

No Scrubs

Chael discusses the prospect of Poirier and Iaquinta meeting at 170, Diego Sanchez taking an illegal knee to the head, the conversation coming out of Jon Jones & Jan Blachowicz, Thiago Santos' return, controversy around Giles/Krause, and Tito Ortiz training with WWE. Go to LiveHuman.com/chael today to get 20% OFF your first order! Visit Zoro.com/chael and sign up for Zmail to get 15 percent off your first order! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
21/02/2056m 19s

Most Underrated Fighter of All-Time

Chael touches on the Polish Hammer calling out Jon Jones after defeating Corey Anderson, Henry Sohodo & Alex Volkanovski, the heavyweight division debacle, Dan Hooker & Paul Felder, Meili's tough month, and the most underrated fighter of all time. PLUS, Chael answers your questions! NetSuite - Set up your FREE demo and get your FREE guide today at NetSuite.com/chael  Visit Zoro.com/chael and sign up f or Zmail to get 15 percent off your first order! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE For 20% off your first purchase, visit nativedeoderant.com and use promo code 'chael' during checkout
19/02/201h 39m

Mic Drop

Chael previews Anderson vs B?achowicz, Submission Underground, Dana White's "freak of nature" comment, the Korean Zombie, and a quick note on "the GOAT". PLUS, Uncle Chael answers YOUR questions! Go to healthiq.com/chael and take the quiz to see if you can save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums. Visit Zoro.com/chael and sign up for Zmail to get 15 percent off your first order! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
14/02/201h 4m

Knock-Down-Drag-Out

EXTENDED EPISODE! Bonus segments galore as Uncle Chael breaks down the best of UFC 247 from Jones/Reyes, Krause/Giles, Shevchenko/Chookagian, and Lewis/Latifi. PLUS, Joe Rogan & Dom caught a judge not watching one of the fights. Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen   Go to healthiq.com/chael and take the quiz to see if you can save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums. Visit Zoro.com/chael and sign up for Zmail to get 15 percent off your first order! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
12/02/201h 43m

A Hero with a Code

Chael gives his thoughts on Khabib reaction to Saudi Arabia’s offer to host the Conor rematch. Plus, Chael answers your questions! Go to healthiq.com/chael and take the quiz to see if you can save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums. Visit Zoro.com/chael and sign up for Zmail to get 15 percent off your first order! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
05/02/201h 4m

When will Conor fight next?

UFC 247 is on the horizon, yet the Jon Jones-Israel Adesanya talk will not stop. Chael previews Jones-Reyes, and ponders when we'll see Conor McGregor in the octagon next. The bad guy looks ahead to Lewis-Latifi, and gives his two cents on the incident at radio row this week between Usman & Masvidal. PLUS, why can't people stop talking about GSP? Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
01/02/2045m 48s

Star-Lord Backs Nickal

After a double-header weekend, Chael recaps the key fights from Bellator 238 and UFC Fight Night 166. PLUS, Chael has an inspiring run-in while in LA, and he weighs in on Stephen A. Smith's comments on Cowboy Cerrone after UFC 246. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
29/01/2049m 6s

Hybrid Boxing

Chael examines the phenomenon that is driving the potential of Tyson Fury versus Stipe Miocic. Also, we ponder if Conor has exposed extreme weight cutting, check in with some freestyle wrestling and answer a few fan questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
24/01/201h 16m

IT'S CONOR DAY!

After a dominant performance over Cowboy Cerrone at UFC 246, all eyes are on Conor McGregor. Chael looks at who's next to face Conor, Conor's change in demeanor and his ability to hit you with something you've never seen. Also, Chael shares a great Jorge Masvidal story and answers some of your fan questions!  Just for listeners of YOU’RE WELCOME, you can try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE when you head over to ZipRecruiter.com/sonnen   Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
22/01/2051m 0s

Champ Champ...CHAMP!

On the eve of Conor/Cowboy, Chael looks at some of the reasons and repercussions of the lack of media for this fight. Also, Chael looks ahead to the recently announced Kevin Lee / Charles Oliveira bout as well as why you shouldn't sleep on Roxanne Modafferi versus Maycee Barber coming up as well at UFC 246. All this plus fan questions regarding the first-ever champ/champ/champ and much more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
17/01/201h 9m

Brock Gives Back

Brock Lesnar has been spotted recently training with collegiate wrestlers at the University of Minnesota. Chael advises that this doesn't necessarily mean a UFC comeback. Also, Conor talks some trash, fan questions and Chael tries to figure out who will step up to Henry Cejudo in the bantamweight division. Head over to HealthIQ.com/CHAEL and take the proprietary Health IQ quiz to see if you qualify to save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums with Health IQ! Try out some new deodorant and get 20% OFF your first purchase when you go to NativeDeodorant.com and use the promo code CHAEL at checkout. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
15/01/201h 9m

Fight IQ

We are just over a week out from UFC 246 and Conor/Cowboy so the discussion just keeps getting more intense. Join Chael today as he dispels some Conor myths, addresses the assertion that Cowboy is a slow starter and takes a look at Conor's call-outs at 170. All this plus what's next for Jorge Masvidal in 2020 as well as some fan questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
10/01/201h 24m

Fighter Anxiety

Chael addresses a commonly asked question regarding the anxieties and fears a fighter faces when headed into combat. Also, a large dose of analysis and pontificating about Conor/Cowboy, GSP versus Floyd and fan questions! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
08/01/201h 23m

GSP Will Return In 2020

Chael offers his take on how he would coach an MMA athlete against Khabib. Also, Chael comments on what he thinks the biggest fight for Conor should be after Cowboy and answers a few of your fan questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
03/01/2050m 0s

Top Knockouts of 2019

Happy New Year from YOU'RE WELCOME WITH CHAEL SONNEN! Chael starts off 2020 with a brief look back at the year prior, sharing his top knockouts of 2019 as well as some thoughts on Rampage/Fedor, the greatest MMA heavyweight of all time and even a few fan questions! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Head over to HealthIQ.com/CHAEL and take the proprietary Health IQ quiz to see if you qualify to save up to 41% on your life insurance premiums with Health IQ!
01/01/201h 9m

Whose Got The POWER?

Conor versus Cerrone sells out BIG -- is Conor still the man? Also, Chael reacts to an article asserting that a fix is in for the Cerrone/Conor fight as well as Jon Jones's recent press conference. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
27/12/1938m 0s

Jon Jones Is A Funny Guy

Happy Holidays from YOU'RE WELCOME WITH CHAEL SONNEN. Chael's back at home base after a stretch of travel with some analysis on what Frankie Edgar versus the Korean Zombie from UFC FIGHT NIGHT 165 means for the featherweight division as well as what we could expect from Henry Cejudo vacating the flyweight championship. Also, Chael counts down his top five lines/responses from MMA fighters in 2019. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
25/12/1948m 0s

Bellator: Hawaii Preview

Chael is still on location in Hawaii, bringing you a look ahead to this weekend's action in Bellator with Josh Barnett returning to MMA to do battle with Ronny Markes as well as Ilima-Lei MacFarlane taking on Kate Jackson. Also, Chael has a candid conversation with Royce Gracie in a van and comments on some dynamic changes in a few prospective fights from over the past few days. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
20/12/1949m 0s

UFC 245 Fallout

From Vegas to Hawaii, Chael's got you covered on his exclusive thoughts and analysis of UFC 245. Chael addresses the controversy surround the Colby/Usman fight, what Alexander Volkanovski's Featherweight championship win means for the division going forward, Amanda Nunes's heightened profile and much more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
18/12/1951m 0s

Can A Rich Man Fight?

Reports state that Conor's preparation for the Cowboy Cerrone fight have been more "regimented" — what does that mean? Also, Chael reacts to DC's recent comments about Stipe's designs to fight Tyson Fury. All this plus fan questions and Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG gives us the betting lowdown on UFC 245. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
13/12/191h 7m

Low Blow Comeback

There's a lot to cover from over the weekend including the Andy Ruiz/Anthony Joshua rematch and fights from UFC ON ESPN 7. Chael looks at the controversy coming out of Stefan Struve versus Ben Rothwell, comments on Conor's physique as he moves towards 170 and thoughts on Rozenstruik's performance against Overeem. All this plus fan questions! Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
11/12/191h 12m

Conor's Coming After Masvidal

Chael analyzes a recent social media post from Conor McGregor that might be an indication of his future intentions. Also, Justin Gaethje's looking for a title fight, the UFC Auckland card has a main event and why you should keep an eye on Jairzinho Rozenstruik. All this plus a plethora of fan questions! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
06/12/191h 8m

What A Difference A Day Makes

Conor’s coming back at 170 — what could this mean for his career and the UFC overall? Also, Chael comments on a potential Stipe/Tyson Fury fight, the Ngannou/Koslov feud, a GSP mega fight and answers a few fan questions.  Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Head over to HealthIQ.com/CHAEL and take the proprietary Health IQ quiz to see if you qualify to save up to 44% on your life insurance premiums with Health IQ! Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
04/12/191h 14m

The Top 5 Draws in MMA RIGHT NOW!

Chael reacts to the announcement of Khabib versus Tony Ferguson in April as well as Jorge Masvidal's recent Twitter comments about going to 154. Also, we answer a few fan questions, find out why Mark Hunt is unhappy and why we should get behind Leon Edwards. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
29/11/191h 6m

Top 5 MMA Fights That Never Happened

Chael shares what he believes to be the top five MMA dream fights that never happened for one reason or another. Also, we get a memorable story from Chael's time on TUF competing against Wanderlei Silva, analysis on Kamaru/Colby, Jon Jones justifying his fight with Dominick Reyes, fan questions and much more. Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Check out Wrangler.com/CHAEL to experience Original Fit Jeans from Wrangler.
27/11/191h 21m

2020's Best Prospects in MMA

As 2019 draws to a close, Chael offers up a few fighters who you should be keeping up on in the new year. Also, Chael imagines what NICK Diaz versus Jorge Masvidal would be like, comments on Floyd Mayweather's retirement announcement and answers a few fan questions. Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
22/11/191h 5m

Ben Askren Retires

Chael reacts to the news of Ben Askren's retirement as well as Israel Adesanya's assertion that Demetrious Johnson is the best fighter in the world. Also, Chael looks back at this Israel trip as well as the action from Bellator 234 and Fight Night 164. Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! Check out Wrangler.com/CHAEL to experience the new ATG line from Wrangler.
20/11/1954m 0s

The Best Talkers In MMA

Chael addresses a question he gets asked often as well as a look ahead to the MMA Awards and who should be recognized.  We've also got a plethora of fan questions about Gastelum versus Romero, pre-fight jitters, sharp elbows and more! Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today! See 21 BRIDGES - starring Chadwick Boseman - only in theaters November 22nd
15/11/1955m 0s

Chael In Israel

Chael is overseas in Israel for Bellator and answering a few of your fan questions! Also, Chael comments on MMA fighters in a street fight, Mike Perry's challenge and who would win: Bruce Lee or Steven Segal? Check out Wrangler.com/CHAEL to experience the new ATG line from Wrangler. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more with Geico today!
13/11/1953m 0s

The Hit List

Jorge Masvidal put a list together and Canelo Alvarez is on it. Could we see the new Conor/Floyd? Also, Chael wonders what's next for Kevin Lee, wants to know who Yoel Romero is going to fight and answers your fan questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
08/11/1951m 0s

Donald Trump Jr. and UFC 244 Fallout

Donald Trump Jr. joins the podcast this week for a conversation about his MMA fandom, the media and his new book TRIGGERED: HOW THE LEFT THRIVES ON HATE AND WANTS TO SILENCE US. Also, Chael looks back at UFC 244 including the controversial ending to the BMF title fight, Corey Anderson's performance and Dwayne Johnson's participation at the event. Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more with Geico today!
06/11/191h 14m

Who Will Win The BMF?

The BMF title is up for grabs this weekend between Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal. Who does Chael think will win? Wait until the end of the episode to find out! Also, Chael analyzes Justin Gaethje's recent comments about Conor and answers some fan questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
01/11/1938m 0s

Save It For The Cage

Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG calls in to give the latest odds on the BMF title fight this weekend and more! Also, Chael comments on the Nate Diaz/USADA events from last week as well as Ben Askren contemplating retirement. Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up fo r Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Check out Wrangler.com/CHAEL to experience the new ATG line from Wrangler. Save 15% or more with Geico today!
30/10/1958m 0s

Nate Diaz is OUT?

Nate Diaz says he's out of the BMF title fight with Jorge Masvidal. Chael's here to figure out what the deal is. Also, Randy Couture walks off a heart attack, Conor holds a press conference and Chael answers some fan questions. Go to PodcastOne.com/SURVEY and possibly win a $10 Amazon gift card just for helping us out! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
25/10/1944m 0s

How Far Is Too Far?

Chael wonders if Colby Covington has anybody left to rile up. Is he on his way to becoming a "cool heel?" Also, Chael addresses the recent rumors of Conor vs. Frankie and reviews Greg Hardy's performance from UFC ON ESPN 6 this past weekend. Go to PodcastOne.com/SURVEY and possibly win a $10 Amazon gift card just for helping us out! Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Check out Blinkist.com/CHAEL to try BLINKIST F OR FREE for seven days AND save 25% OFF your new subscription. Save 15% or more with Geico today!
23/10/1951m 0s

Top Ten Fights Chael Wants To See

Chael gives us his top ten fights that he would NOT miss. A few might surprise you! Also, Chael answers a few of your questions, covering Khabib/Ferguson, freestyle wrestlers transitioning to MMA and the greatest UFC strikers of all time. Go to PodcastOne.com/SURVEY and possibly win a $10 Amazon gift card just for helping us out! Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Check out Wrangler.com/CHAEL to experience the new ATG line from Wrangler. Save 15% or more on car insurance with Geico today!
18/10/1947m 0s

Let's Talk About Cain

Cain Velasquez is now with WWE and Chael's here to break down the upcoming clash between Cain and "The Beast" Brock Lesnar. Also, Chael gives his thoughts on Fight Night 161 with Joanna Not Champion proving victorious as well as Gracie/Swanson. All this plus Rumble Johnson rumors, Khabib, Lawler vs. Perry and much more! Go to PodcastOne.com/SURVEY and possibly win a $10 Amazon gift card just for helping us out! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more with Geico today!
16/10/1956m 0s

Chael Vs. Jet Lag

After a wild stretch of travel, jet lag has caught up to Uncle Chael in a very rare occurrence. Also, Chael comments on Joanna Not Champion weight cut struggles, Kron Gracie vs. Cub Swanson, Fedor vs. Rampage in Japan and answers more of your questions. Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Save 15% or more with Geico today!
11/10/1948m 0s

Things Change Fast

Chael reflects on a noteworthy UFC 243 and the immediate aftermath of Adesanya versus Whittaker. Also, Chael talks about his Australian coffee adventure, the nice people of Melbourne and even answers a few of your questions. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more with Geico today!
09/10/191h 0m

Fight Week Down Under

UFC 243 is this weekend and Chael is coming to you LIVE from the streets of Australia as he previews Whittaker vs. Adesanya, Iaquinta vs. Hooker as well as some recent MMA news items. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Save 15% or more with Geico today!
04/10/1954m 0s

Australia Vs. New Zealand - The Rivalry

On a trip to Australia, Chael finds out the truth behind the rivalry between Australia vs. New Zealand. Also, Chael comments on Al Iaquinta versus Dan Hooker, Bellator 228, a potential Jon Jones versus Chris Weidman fight and the reports on the recent betting odds for Nate Diaz versus Jorge Masvidal. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Save 15% or more with Geico today! Go to Blinkist.com/CHAEL and try BLINKIST FOR FREE for seven days AND save 25% OFF your new subscription.
02/10/1945m 0s

TJ Dillashaw on Cejudo, Pitbull Vs. Archuleta and Juice

TJ Dillashaw checks in with Chael on a number of topics including Cejudo versus Benavidez, his recovery from shoulder surgery and thoughts on Patricio Pitbull versus Juan Archuleta at this weekend's Bellator 228. Also, Chael answers some more fan questions, comments on DC versus Stipe III and tons more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Pre-order BORDERLANDS 3 for the PC, X-Box One and PS4 today at Borderlands.com  Subscribe to THE LEAD from Wondery and The Athletic on Apple podcasts, or wherever you're listening to this right now — http://wondery.fm/TheLeadYW   Save 15% or more with Geico  today!
27/09/191h 16m

Supersized

Mike Soccio is back on the line with Chael to talk about Khabib/Ferguson, Stipe/DC III and Jon Jones. Also, Chael comments on Yair/Stephens from over the weekend and few new fight announcements including Max Holloway versus Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega versus the Korean Zombie in South Korea. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up fo r Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order Check out Wrangler.com/CHAEL to find your new favorite pair of jeans Pre-order BORDERLANDS 3 for the PC, X-Box One and PS4 today at Borderlands.com   Save 15% or more with Geico  today!
25/09/191h 3m

Is The Juice Worth The Squeeze?

Jon Jones is talking a big fight in his future and it might be against Stipe. Chael ponders whether or not this is a worthwhile venture. Also, Chael comments on the recent Masvidal/Poirier/Covington situation, the world freestyle championships and the BMF title.  AND….as a bonus, hear about Chael's MMA origins and his first fight! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Pre-order BORDERLANDS 3 for the PC, X-Box One and PS4 today at Borderlands.com   Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE  Save 15% or more with Geico  today! Visit Zoro.com/Chael to sign up for Z-mail and get 15% OFF your first order
20/09/191h 2m

Chael Answers Your Questions PLUS Kevin Lee!

"The Motown Phenom" Kevin Lee joins Chael today for a conversation about Cowboy/Gaethje, a potential fight with Islam Makhachev and thoughts on Masvidal/Diaz. Also, Chael weighs in on Conor stirring the pot again on social media and, later in the show, answers YOUR questions about Conor, Khabib, Anderson Silva, the BMF title and more! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Pre-order BORDERLANDS 3 for the PC, X-Box One and PS4 today at Borderlands.com   Save 15% or more with Geico  today! Subscribe to THE LEAD from Wondery and The Athletic on Apple podcasts, or wherever you're listening to this right now — http://wondery.fm/TheLeadYW 
18/09/191h 25m

Ken Shamrock, The World's Most Dangerous Man

Chael is joined by MMA legend Ken Shamrock to talk about bare knuckle fighting, Khabib, why the SUPERFIGHT needs to come back and what Ken's been up to these days. Also, Chael weighs in on Conor's social media bout with Dustin Poirier, why you should be paying more attention to Justin Gaethje versus Cowboy Cerrone and what could be next for Cain Velasquez. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE  Head over to Audible.com/SONNEN for a FREE 30-DAY TRIAL in addition to your first audiobook AND two Audible Originals for FREE! Save 15% or more with Geico today!
13/09/191h 4m

Colby Covington and Al Iaquinta Have Something To Say

The man himself, Colby Covington, talks with Chael about what happened with the Kamaru Usman fight at MSG and what to expect in his current feud with Jorge Masvidal. Later, the ACE, Al Iaquinta calls in to discuss Khabib's win at UFC 242, his next fight against Dan Hooker and his current role as trainer for The Bagel Guy. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Pre-order BORDERLANDS 3 for the PC, X-Box One and PS4 today at Borderlands.com Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE
11/09/191h 4m

I Hit You, You Don't Hit Me

On the eve of Khabib vs. Poirier, Chael discusses the potential Khabib has to be the master of three fighting "realms." Also, Chael comments on Gustafsson calling out Luke Rockhold and what exactly was meant by Jessica Andrade not "following the game plan" in her strawweight bout against Weili Zhang at Fight Night 157 Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE Head over to Audible.com/SONNEN for a FREE 30-DAY TRIAL in addition to your first audiobook AND two Audible Originals for FREE!
06/09/1945m 0s

Askren vs. Maia Hype

Ben Askren versus Demian Maia is on the horizon and between Maia's jiu-jitsu and Askren's grappling, Chael's pretty excited. Also, Chael revisits his interview from last week with producer Mike Soccio, focusing on Khabib vs. Poirier this weekend. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE Pre-order BORDERLANDS 3 for the PC, X-Box One and PS4 today at Borderlands.com
04/09/1938m 0s

Mike Soccio on Hollywood MMA

Writer-producer Mike Soccio (FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, KING OF QUEENS) dials into the show to chat with Chael about Will Smith's love for MMA, Tom Cruise vs. Justin Bieber and the main difference between UFC and Bellator. Also, Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG gives his thoughts on this weekend's Khabib/Poirier bout and Chael comments on BJ Penn's recent public skirmish. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
30/08/1953m 0s

The Reason

Henry Cejudo has gone theatrical and its been paying off in dividends. Also, Dana White gives Nate Diaz a major compliment and Chael reacts to Frankie Edgar's desired weight class shift in order to face Conor. Try Zip Recruiter FOR FREE when you go to ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE
28/08/1957m 0s

Stipe Miocic on UFC 241

The brand-new UFC Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic links up with Chael to talk about his UFC 241 bout with Daniel Cormier, how he got lean and what video games he's playing. Also, Chael looks at the gimmicks amongst the welterweight fighters, what's next for the heavyweights and why DC didn't need to issue an apology. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
23/08/1952m 0s

Georges St-Pierre Speaks His Mind

One of the best to ever do it — GSP, Georges St-Pierre — chats with Chael about UFC 241, the Diaz brothers and Khabib! Also, Chael looks at Nate Diaz's call-out of Jorge Masvidal as well as what could be next for Daniel Cormier. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Head over to Audible.com/SONNEN for a FREE 30-DAY TRIAL in addition to your first audiobook AND two Audible Originals for FREE! Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE
21/08/1944m 0s

UFC 241 Preview

On the eve of UFC 241, Chael and The Godfather Joel break down Stipe versus DC and what the fallout from that fight could mean down the line. Also, Chael comments Simone Biles, the Anthony Pettis factor and Henry Cejudo calling out The Bullet. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
16/08/1953m 0s

Passion and Discretion

A major motion picture is looking for a John Cena-type and Chael might be their guy….but is the whole operation legit? Also, Chael looks forward to Nate Diaz vs. Anthony Pettis at UFC 241 and anticipate the importance of the inevitable Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya fight. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL and use code CHAEL for 20% OFF SITEWIDE
14/08/1951m 0s

A Fresh Coat of Paint

In light of Cyborg's recent dismissal from the UFC, Chael looks to decipher what went wrong. Also, Chael comments on Colby Covington's recent media adventures as well as Frankie Edgar moving to bantamweight. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL
09/08/1947m 0s

Kamaru Usman on Colby Covington, DC vs. Stipe and more

UFC Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman joins Chael for a conversation about what's next for him in the Octagon, his potential fight with Colby Covington as well as some fight analysis for Whittaker vs. Adesanya and DC vs Stipe. Also, Chael reviews Quentin Tarantino's latest film and gives his take on Colby Covington's post-fight comments this past weekend. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
07/08/1943m 0s

Cris Cyborg

Fresh off her victory over Felicia Spencer, CRIS CYBORG shares her thoughts on the match and talks about her charity work in Uganda - Cormier vs Miocic - Khabib vs Poirier - and Conor McGregor's next opponent. ALSO: Chael talks Corey Anderson's confrontation with Jon Jones - Covington vs Lawler - and BJ Penn's final fight. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at www.TheAthletic.com/CHAEL   Go to www.geico.com and in FIFTEEN minutes you could be saving FIFTEEN percent or more on car insurance!
02/08/1949m 0s

Promotion or Demotion?

Who was the real star of UFC 240? Should boxing go fewer rounds? Why is Jon Jones stupid? Chael talks with BIG JOHN McCARTHY and GREG HARDY about Cyborg vs. Spencer - Holloway vs. Edgar - and Cormier vs Miocic - AND an interview with JEREMY STEPHENS about his upcoming bout with Yair Rodriguez. Create a free account on www.BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at www.TheAthletic.com/CHAEL   Go to www.geico.com and in FIFTEEN minutes you could be saving FIFTEEN percent or more on car insurance!
31/07/191h 8m

The Godfather Explains It All

Joel the Godfather returns to the studio to set a few recent stories straight including his action movie script pitch to Dana White. Also, Chael and Joel chat about Jorge Masvidal, Tony Ferguson's conditioning, the recent death of a Russian boxer due to in-ring injuries, stories about Cyborg NOT wanting to fight and more! Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV
26/07/1957m 0s

Welterweight Buzz

Leon Edwards calls out Jorge Masvidal…and that fight is probably going to happen! We also have Colby Covington, Robbie Lawler and of course the champ Kamaru Usman all adding to the buzz. Also, Chael watches the WWE RAW Reunion and Nik Lentz is still calling out BJ Penn. Get 40% OFF your yearly subscription to THE ATHLETIC over at TheAthletic.com/CHAEL Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV
24/07/1940m 0s

The Iron Lady

Chael discusses Germaine de Randamie and her recently surprising promo abilities. Also, Chael thinks Conor might be turning face to battle Jorge Masvidal. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV Please go to http://PodcastOne.Study to fill out our advertiser survey and possibly win a $100 Amazon gift card!
19/07/1943m 0s

BONUS - The Dan Patrick Show

Hey, PodcastOne Sportsnet listeners! As a special bonus this week, here’s one of the latest podcast episodes of The Dan Patrick Show. As one of the best in sports, Dan Patrick gives you three daily episodes full of his award-winning reporting, interviews and commentary. Here’s one hour from to day’s 3-part show. To hear part 2 and part 3 , or any other episodes, visit PodcastOne.com or DanPatrick.com now. Enjoy!
17/07/1945m 0s

The Call Out Era

It's a new era in MMA...and Chael's not completely on board yet. There's still some work to be done. Also, Chael shares a few incredible stories about the resourcefulness of Joel the Godfather. Amazon Prime members -- visit Audible.com/SONNEN or text SONNEN to 500 500 to start an Audible membership and save 66% on your first THREE MONTHS. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV Please go to http://PodcastOne.Study to fill out our advertiser survey and possibly win a $100 Amazon gift card!
17/07/1950m 0s

Hans Molenkamp Breaks It Down

MMA marketing guru Hans Molenkamp calls in to the show to chat with Chael about MMA sponsorships, DC vs. Stipe and what's next for Conor (and does Cowboy Cerrone fit in?) Also, Chael comments on the buzz surrounding Ben Askren after his loss to Jorge Masvidal as well as Jon Jones being in a good spot after a close fight with Thiago Santos. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV Please go to http://PodcastOne.Study to fill out our advertiser survey and possibly win a $100 Amazon gift card!
12/07/1949m 0s

The Legendary Bomba

Chael reconnects with his friend, the charismatic Guilherme "Bomba" Vasconcelos, while in the midst of International Fight Week…and an earthquake. Also, Chael breaks fights from UFC 239, including Askren vs. Masvidal and Holm vs. Nunes. Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV Please go to http://PodcastOne.Study to fill out our advertiser survey and possibly win a $100 Amazon gift card!
10/07/1947m 0s

A Part Of The Conversation

John Lineker's release from the UFC prompts Chael to posit how and why certain athletes have longevity with the respective organizations. Also, Chael weighs in on the rising prominence of All Elite Wrestling. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV Send an email to TrueCar@podcastone.com about about your shopping experience with TrueCar and you might just receive a $20 Amazon gift card
05/07/1932m 0s

What Goes Up….Must Come Down

Its International Fight Week and Chael's digging into UFC 239 as Amanda Nunes clashes with Holly Holm. Also, Chael weighs in on Submission Underground coming up with the return of Rumble Johnson as well as this past weekend's Ngannou/JDS fight. Also, Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG stops by to give the latest odds on this weekend's card. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Watch over A HUNDRED TV channels and THOUSANDS of movies on demand all completely free at Pluto.TV Go to BuyRaycon.com/CHAEL to get 20% OFF your earbuds order! Send an email to TrueCar@podcastone.com about about your shopping experience with TrueCar and you might just receive a $20 Amazon gift card
03/07/1956m 0s

HEAVYWEIGHT SHOWDOWN

Ngannou clashes with JDS this weekend and Chael's got a full breakdown of what to expect. Also, Chael comments on the push to overturn the 2009 Jon Jones DQ over Matt Hamill as well as the announcement of Robbie Lawler versus Colby Covington in August. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
28/06/1945m 0s

The Best Defense Is A Good Offense

Chael is back stateside with some thoughts on Bellator 223, Artem versus Paulie (and boxing as a whole), the return of Rumble to MMA at Submission Underground and much more. Go to CreditRepair.com/PODCAST for a FREE credit diagnosis and a $50 credit OFF your first fee to help get you started.
26/06/1940m 0s

The Legacy of a Great Fighter

Chael responds to some recent online articles about him in the wake of his retirement from MMA. Also, Chael and the family take a European trip and enjoy some delicious, thin pizza. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Visit HairClub.com/CHAEL today for a FREE hair health and scalp analysis for new customers and enjoy $250 in savings on any qualifying Hair Club service after your initial consultation.
21/06/1938m 0s

Bellator 222: All The Boos, Cheers and Wows

Chael offers up the inside perspective of this past weekend's Bellator 222 including Chael's bout with Lyoto Machida and his post-match speech. Also, Chael looks at JDS versus Ngannou and contemplates on GSP against Khabib. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to CreditRepair.com/PODCAST for a FREE credit diagnosis and a $50 credit OFF your first fee to help get you started.
19/06/1949m 0s

BONUS – The Steve Austin Show Returns with All-New Episodes!

In celebration of the return of new episodes of THE STEVE AUSTIN SHOW, we've got a bonus this week - you can hear the full episode right here! Take a listen, enjoy, and then head over to The Steve Austin Show podcast on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne.com, and subscribe to get new episodes every week. http://bit.ly/2XQr7Ai   In this episode, join Steve as he kicks off the return of brand new episodes of THE STEVE AUSTIN SHOW with the president and founder of All Elite Wrestling, Tony Khan! Be here as Steve and Tony talk at length about AEW Double Or Nothing, Tony's unique path of going from finance major to pro wrestling promoter as well as why wins and losses will matter in AEW.
18/06/191h 35m

TJ Dillashaw in NYC!

While in NYC for Bellator 222, Chael links up with the man himself, TJ Dillashaw! Join Chael and TJ as they discuss DC vs. Stipe, Uriah Faber, shoulder surgeries, Brock Lesnar and a lot more. Don't miss this one! Go to BuyRaycon.com/CHAEL to get 20% OFF your earbuds order!  Download the SeatGeek app and use the code WELCOME for TEN DOLLARS OFF on your first purchase!
14/06/191h 3m

BONUS — Sneak Peek of 22 HOURS: AN AMERICAN NIGHTMARE

It’s a case nightmares are made of. We’ve got your sneak peek into the new true-crime series, 22 Hours: An American Nightmare. It's the frightening story of a D.C. power couple, their 10-year-old son, and housekeeper who were held hostage, tortured, and brutally murdered inside their burning D.C. mansion. You won’t believe what happened during those last 22 hours alive, and the shocking trail of evidence that led police to the killer! Did he have help? Hear from key witnesses who reveal never-before heard details. Will this investigation lead to the release of newly-discovered and confidential audio recordings so the public can hear the trial for the first time ever? Listen to the first episode now: http://bit.ly/2XDFub0 New episodes will be available every Monday on PodcastOne.com and Apple Podcasts.  Don’t forget to subscribe, rate and review!
13/06/1911m 0s

The Bare Knuckle Debate

Chael shares an email concerning the existence of professional bare knuckle fights and whether or not they are bad for MMA as a whole. Also, Chael gives his thoughts about the Cowboy vs. Tony Ferguson and Cejudo vs. Moraes from this past weekend's UFC 238 as well as Bieber vs Cruise! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
12/06/1944m 0s

Gustafsson Retires?

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith from this past weekend was a tremendous fight with a surprise aftermath that Chael must discuss. Also, Andy Ruiz Jr. shocked the boxing world by winning the Heavyweight title on the same weekend. Chael provides his thoughts on the bout. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
05/06/1937m 0s

Bas Rutten Is A Stand Up Guy

Chael puts the great Bas Rutten over a solid dude amidst the current controversies surrounding the World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation. Also, Chael previews Gustafsson vs. Smith coming up at UFC Fight Night 153 and shares a story from his time working on HERE COMES THE BOOM. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to SunBasket.com/CHAEL and receive up to $80 OFF your order!
31/05/1940m 0s

The Favor

A favor has been asked of Chael that puts him in an odd spot. Also, Chael comments on Gustafsson vs Smith coming up this weekend, Brock Lesnar's latest WWE activities and the history of Steve Jobs. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
29/05/1944m 0s

No More Training Camps

Chael explains his discontent with MMA training camps and how he learned from a legend how to adapt and go without. Also, we look at Deontay Wilder's recent comments as well as Cyborg getting called out. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL to get 20% OFF SITE-WIDE as a part of their Memorial Day Sale! Visit HairClub.com/CHAEL today for a FREE hair health and scalp analysis for new customers and enjoy $250 in savings on any qualifying Hair Club service after your initial consultation.
24/05/1945m 0s

Sour Grapes

Chael breaks down Rafael Dos Anjos versus Kevin Lee from this past weekend and goes in on the five-round system once more. Also, we get some Game of Thrones finale thoughts (light spoilers) as well as the build-up of Paulie Malignaggi versus Artem Lobov in Bare Knuckle FC. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL to get 20% OFF SITE-WIDE as a part of their Memorial Day Sale! Go to SunBasket.com/CHAEL and receive up to $80 OFF your order!
22/05/1945m 0s

Stay With The Process

RDA takes on Kevin Lee this weekend at UFC Fight Night 152 so Chael's got a preview as well as a dive into the UFC PPV model. Also, Chael's been working hard getting ready for Machida but its time for some GOOD pizza. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to BearMattress.com/CHAEL to get 20% OFF SITE-WIDE as a part of their Memorial Day Sale!
17/05/1942m 0s

Deep Dish Drama

Chael takes a look back at a wild weekend of fights including Bellator 221 with Lima vs. MVP as well as UFC 237 with Namajunes vs. Andrade and Silva vs. Cannonier. Also, Chael breaks down the latest between DC and Stipe and offers up some pizza analysis. Its a great time to be a fight fan! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
15/05/1944m 0s

It Doesn't Need To Be That Way

Daniel Cormier has mentioned that he plans to fight Stipe at heavyweight and then go back down to 205 to fight Jon Jones. Chael is ok with this. Also, Team Quest stories plus Chael discusses the Brock/USADA situation. Download the SeatGeek app and use the code WELCOME for TEN DOLLARS OFF on your first purchase! Go to SunBasket.com/CHAEL and receive up to $80 OFF your order!  Try Zip Recruiter FOR FREE! Just go to ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN!
10/05/1946m 0s

Any Given Night

With Anderson Silva facing off against Jared Cannonier this weekend at UFC 237, Chael looks at the The Spider's chances while fighting on his home turf. Also, Chael weighs in on "Beat The Streets" at Madison Square Garden from earlier this week. Go to BuyRaycon.com/CHAEL to get 20% OFF your earbuds order! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
08/05/1951m 0s

"The Motown Phenom" Kevin Lee

Chael is proud to welcome the great Kevin Lee to the podcast to talk about his move to Welterweight as well as his thoughts on the recent Brock Lesnar news and the new direction of DC vs. Stipe. Also, Chael weighs in on Curtis Blaydes's unique dig at Brock and how it compares to Andy Kaufman in Memphis. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
03/05/1942m 0s

Bellator 220 Recap

Chael breaks down this past weekend's Bellator 220 as well as the latest news concerning Tito Ortiz and who's up next in the Conor sweepstakes. Go to SunBasket.com/CHAEL and receive up to $80 OFF your order! Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
01/05/1943m 0s

Jon Fitch Can Ruin The Party

Chael's in Las Vegas and he's got a few great MMA stories loaded and ready to go. Plus, Chael touches on Submission Underground, Jake Shields and more! Visit HairClub.com/CHAEL today for a FREE hair health and scalp analysis for new customers and enjoy $250 in savings on any qualifying Hair Club service after your initial consultation. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
26/04/1942m 0s

The Montreal Screw Job

Chael's watched a few things recently. Be here as he weighs in on Viceland's DARK SIDE OF THE RING, BARRY and SHAZAM! Also, Chael talks about the Oleynik/Overeem fight and looks ahead to Rory MacDonald vs. Jon Fitch at Bellator 220. Go to SunBasket.com/CHAEL and receive up to $80 OFF your order! Visit HairClub.com/CHAEL today for a FREE hair health and scalp analysis for new customers and enjoy $250 in savings on any qualifying Hair Club service after your initial consultation.
24/04/1946m 0s

Bodog Memories

Alexey Oleynik is fighting Overeem this weekend so now's a great time to remember the Bodog days. Also, Chael looks at what's next for Max Holloway, tries to figure out what's going on with Brock/DC and gives Jordan Burroughs some advice. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
19/04/1939m 0s

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and UFC 236 Review

Bellator Women's Flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane joins Chael on the podcast to talk about weight cutting, the strong bond amongst Hawaiian fighters and her upcoming bout against Veta Arteaga. Also, Chael takes a minute to unpack UFC 236 and the big future ahead for Israel Adesanya. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
17/04/1950m 0s

UFC 236 and WRESTLEMANIA!

Chael's in Atlanta, getting prepped for this weekend's UFC 236. Join Chael as he breaks down the card, shares his thoughts on Holloway vs. Poirier, Gastelum vs. Adesanya and even some analysis of WWE's Wrestlemania 35 from this past weekend. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Download the SeatGeek app and use the code WELCOME for TEN DOLLARS OFF on your first purchase!
12/04/1949m 0s

The Party Bus with Dillon Danis

Bellator middleweight Dillon Danis joins Chael on the road….literally! Join Chael and Dillon as they ride the party bus and talk about Max Holloway, DC versus Brock, Conor's wild week and much more. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
10/04/1939m 0s

He TOLD You So….

It's time to take a look at all the welterweight chaos going on, including why Jorge Masvidal vs. Leon Edwards CANNOT happen right now. Also, Chael deconstructs Eddie Alvarez after his recent loss and weighs in on the latest Conor/Khabib feuding on social media. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping
05/04/1945m 0s

Broad Strokes

Chael celebrates his birthday as Justin Gaethje calls out Khabib while Jeremy Stephens calls out Gaethje. Also, Paul Felder gets some heat and there's a dust-up between Paulie Malignaggi and Artem Lobov that demands attention. Interesting times indeed. Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
03/04/1940m 0s

Everyone In The Pool

Uriah Faber's back in the USADA pool and Conor's STILL in there despite his announced retirement….what's going on? Chael tries to make sense of it. Also, Chael breaks down the latest in collegiate wrestling as well as the potential for Jon Jones vs. Stipe Miocic. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping
29/03/1941m 0s

Conor Retires?

With the sudden announcement of Conor McGregor's retirement by the man himself, Chael looks at the circumstances and potential consequences around the statement. Also, Chael comments on Justin Gaethje vs Edson Barboza this weekend on ESPN as well as Michael Bisping's induction into the UFC Hall of Fame. Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping
27/03/1940m 0s

Let's Get 'Em Together!

Chael takes a minute to address the TJ Dillashaw USADA suspension and comments on the potential shift from Conor/Cowboy to Cowboy/Al Iaquinta. Also, Chael ponders big fight challengers for Jon Jones and previews Fight Night 148 this weekend. Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping
22/03/1941m 0s

Make Your Voices Heard

If you guys want to see Cowboy Cerrone versus Conor, you have to speak up. Also, Chael looks back at a noteworthy UFC Fight Night 147 on ESPN+ with Leon Edwards standing out and an intriguing fight between Darren Till and Jorge Masvidal Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping
20/03/1946m 0s

There Is No Home Cage Advantage

Chael looks ahead to UFC Fight Night 147 as Darren Till prepares for Jorge Masvidal. Also, the Godfather stops by to weigh in on Conor's recent legal troubles as well as the current happenings in collegiate wrestling. Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
15/03/191h 13m

Talking Legal with Clifton Molatore

Attorney and friend of the show, Clifton Molatore, joins Chael today for analysis on some recent events including Conor's troubles in Miami, Robert Kraft and the celebrity college admissions scandal. Go to www.BioTropicLabs.com and use coupon code CHAEL to get 20% OFF BioTropicLabs Flagship and Premium products plus FREE shipping
13/03/191h 13m

Talk Truth, Not Trash

Joel is taking umbrage with some of the MMA media while Chael ponders whether or not we should bring back the SUPERFIGHT to settle Conor vs. the Cowboy. Also, the guys break down the Colby Covington incident from over the weekend and wonder when Stipe is going to fight next. To receive your first month of treatment for FREE and KEEP YOUR HAIR, go to Keeps.com/CHAEL.
08/03/1951m 0s

Ben "Funky" Askren Is Here

There's still a ton of buzz coming out of UFC 235 and one of the main components — Ben Askren — calls in to dish on a few topics with Chael. Be here as Ben talks about his fight with Robbie Lawler as well as thoughts on Jon Jones, the Colby/Usman confrontation and even some collegiate wrestling. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
06/03/1944m 0s

UFC 235 Breakdown — SPECIAL EPISODE

In a special episode LIVE from Vegas, Chael and Joel go through a very noteworthy UFC 235 event. Be here for analysis on Jones vs. Smith, Usman vs. Woodley, Askren vs. Lawler and the return of Diego Sanchez.
04/03/1958m 0s

WEC Memories with Jamie Varner

Former UFC and WEC fighter Jamie Varner reconnects with Chael about stories of competition in World Extreme Cagefighting as well as his recent work in stem cell therapy. Also, Chael and Joel look ahead to UFC 235 and give their thoughts on Jon Jones vs Anthony Smith as well as Ben Askren's UFC debut against Robbie Lawler. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Do not miss the new comedy FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY in theaters everywhere NOW!
01/03/191h 3m

Don’t Call It "Gator Bacon!"

Chael weighs in on the recent Robert Kraft news. Later, Joel stops by to discuss some collegiate wrestling including Nick Piccininni vs. Spencer Lee Visit ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN to try Zip Recruiter for FREE! Check out HairClub.com/CHAEL for a FREE hair analysis AND a FREE take home hair care kit.
27/02/191h 10m

Make That Call!

GSP has announced his retirement but Chael's going to take this opportunity to dig a bit deeper into the whole scenario. Also, we look at the buildup to Anthony Johnson and Jon Jones. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Do not miss the new comedy FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY in theaters TODAY! Use promo code CHAMP at ArtOfSport.com to get 50% OFF a Trial Kit and FREE shipping
22/02/1955m 0s

Bringing A Kick To A Fist Fight

Chael's back at home base and there’s lots to talk about. Join us as we break down UFC on ESPN 1, what's next for the heavyweight division, the debut of Kron Gracie and much more. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Do not miss the new comedy FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY in theaters everywhere THIS FRIDAY February 22nd!
20/02/1949m 0s

Team Quest Stories

Chael and Joel make a few predictions for UFC on ESPN this weekend, including their thoughts on Cain Velasquez vs. Francis Ngannou. The guys also rank all-time heavyweights and share a few legendary Team Quest MMA stories starring Dan Henderson, Matt Lindland and more. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Visit HairClub.com/CHAEL for a FREE hair analysis AND a FREE take home hair care kit.
15/02/1951m 0s

Check Your Email

After a trip to Australia, Chael is back stateside with Joel the Godfather in-studio to talk UFC 234, the possibility of Conor vs. Nate Diaz, dinner with Cowboy Cerrone and Dominick Cruz's secret burger trick. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Be a hero this Valentine's Day! Order and save today on Valentine's bouquets and arrangements at 1800Flowers.com and promo code CHAEL Use promo code CHAMP at ArtOfSport.com to get 50% OFF a Trial Kit and FREE shipping
13/02/191h 2m

Henry Cejudo LIVE!

UFC Flyweight champion Henry Cejudo sits down — in-person — with Chael to talk about a rematch with TJ Dillashaw, Silva vs Adesanya and the future of US freestyle wrestling. Be a hero this Valentine's Day! Order and save today on Valentine's bouquets and arrangements at 1800Flowers.com and promo code CHAEL Use promo code CHAMP at ArtOfSport.com to get 50% OFF a Trial Kit and FREE shipping
08/02/1952m 0s

A Risky Game

Chael’s currently down under in Australia, getting ready to take in UFC 234. In the meantime, he's joined by fellow MMA fighter Gilbert Melendez to talk about the upcoming UFC card, folks saying that Jose Aldo is wrapping up, Ngannou vs Cain, what the Diaz Brothers are up to and much more. Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE
06/02/191h 17m

Mr. Discipline

Chael's on a food fast and he's getting through it as he prepares to head to Australia for UFC 234. Join us today as we talk Kelvin Gastelum, Adesanya vs. Silva, Jon Jones and restrictions on pre-fight speech (?!?) Create a free account on BetOnline.AG and receive a 50% SIGN UP BONUS just by using the promo code PODCASTONE Visit ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN to try Zip Recruiter for FREE!
01/02/1948m 0s

They Got It Right

We go further into Jon Jones's VADA results and its consequences as Chael thinks they made the right call. Also, Chael breaks down the NAC suspensions handed out to Khabib and Conor for their infamous post-fight skirmish. Be a hero this Valentine's Day! Order and save today on Valentine's bouquets and arrangements at 1800Flowers.com and promo code CHAEL. Visit HairClub.com/CHAEL for a FREE hair analysis AND a FREE take home hair care kit.
30/01/1945m 0s

Junk Science

Jon Jones' UFC 232 VADA tests came back with traces of Turnibol but Chael's not surprised. Be here as Chael goes deep into the topic and how to better understand it all.
25/01/1934m 0s

Slow The Fight Down

Chael's back from NYC and ready to break down UFC 233 as Henry Cejudo saves the flyweight division — or did he? Also, Chael gives some props to Cowboy Cerrone, comments on the Greg Hardy DQ and wonders if this Saturday's Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix final might be Fedor's last fight. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code BIG GAME to enter for a chance to win a trip to the NFL’s biggest game of the year in Atlanta!
23/01/1943m 0s

Respect the Toppings

Is Brock training in Minnesota? Chael seems to think so after footage has come out from Minnesota. Also, Chael discusses the fate of the UFC flyweight division after Cejudo vs. Dillashaw. Plus Donald Cerrone gearing up for possibly Conor and Chael's got some thoughts on a Brooklyn cheesecake institution. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code BIG GAME to enter for a chance to win a trip to the NFL's biggest game of the year in Atlanta!
18/01/1940m 0s

A Battle of Spirit

We take a deep dive into the upcoming Cejudo/Dillashaw fight. Also, Chael ponders more about Daniel Cormier's future and discuss some recent events in collegiate wrestling. Don't miss Manny Pacquiao versus Adrien Broner this Saturday night, January 19th at 9p EST / 6p PST, Live on Pay-Per-View!
16/01/1941m 0s

Thorn In My Side

Chael has a bone to pick with the fighters that aren't available the three days a year they are needed. Also, Tito's out there on TMZ saying stuff. Chael's got something to say back. Use promo code CHAMP at ArtOfSport.com to get 50% OFF a Trial Kit and FREE shipping
11/01/1939m 0s

Building the Perfect Snowman

Chael's starting off the week hot with comments on potential fights being considered for Jon Jones, the need for Brock versus DC, a possible Conor return and Tito Ortiz. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
09/01/1940m 0s

All Hell Breaks Loose

Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw cross paths and tensions brew…should make for an interesting confrontation. Also, is it up to the fans for Khabib/Ferguson to happen? All this plus a movie review! Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
04/01/1939m 0s

Where Do We Begin?

Happy New Year! We come roaring into 2019 as Chael and the Godfather look back the wild scenario from over the weekend involving Jon Jones as well as Amanda Nunes's dominance and Floyd's NYE fight in Japan.
02/01/1955m 0s

Marty from Nebraska

Chael and Joel discuss the Brian Ortega/Max Holloway situation, gambling in Vegas, Phil Baroni in a bathrobe and a very special coffee order. See you next year! Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
28/12/1859m 0s

Who You Got?

Headed into UFC 232, Chael and Joel make their picks for Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson II as well as some thoughts on Cyborg vs. Nunes and whether or not Brock vs. DC is going to happen. Also, the Godfather runs afoul of a local pro wrestler.
26/12/1844m 0s

Read The Fine Print

It's a mixed bag today as Chael looks at the possibility of Cain Velasquez vs. Francis Ngannou as well as Dominick Cruz's bad luck. Also, Chael reviews the film PEPPERMINT and ruminates on an NBC Dateline he saw recently about self-defense. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
21/12/1845m 0s

Too Tough For Your Own Good

Chael is joined by teammate and coach Ed Herman to talk about fighters staying in the battle when maybe they shouldn't. Whose call is it? When do you make that call? Is the current round system to blame? The guys also cover Cyborg vs. Nunes, Floyd on NYE and Al Iaquinta's performance over the weekend. Check out HairClub.com/CHAEL for a FREE hair analysis AND a FREE take home hair care kit.
19/12/1852m 0s

Herschel Walker is Amazing

While still in Hawaii for Bellator, Chael has the privilege of spending time with Olympian, MMA competitor and NFL great Herschel Walker. Hear all about Chael's afternoon with this sports legend. Also, Chael looks at Tony Ferguson's recent social media callout of Max Holloway and what bigger issues it exposes within the matchmaking process.
14/12/1833m 0s

The Difference A Day Makes

On location in Hawaii for Bellator, Chael looks back at this past weekend's UFC 231, specifically thoughts on Max Holloway, Joanna Not Champion versus the Bullet as well as the ongoing lack of communication between Conor and his coach. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus. Go to PowerDot.com/WELCOME for info on how to win a FREE Power Dot device and use code WELCOME at checkout to get 20% off your order.
12/12/1847m 0s

Big Fight Weekend

Chael and Joel weigh in on Conor's coach not talking to Conor as well as a possible Bisping return…maybe? Also, Chael looks ahead to UFC 231 this weekend in addition to the latest fallout of the Conor/Khabib incident. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
07/12/1849m 0s

Looking Ahead with The Godfather

There's a lot to look forward to in December with Ortega vs. Holloway, Joanna Not Champion vs. The Bullet and even Floyd on New Year's Eve. Join Chael and Joel as they break it all down as well as comment on Fury vs. Wilder and analyze the possible 165lb division in UFC. Download the Vivid Seats app and when buying tickets, use the promo code WELCOME and get 10% off your first purchase
05/12/181h 4m

Coach John Hackleman

Longtime coach and friend of Chuck Liddell, John Hackelman, joins Chael on the podcast to discuss the Liddell/Ortiz fight from this past weekend. Also, Chael addresses Jon Jones's latest comments on good-time substances. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus. Download the Vivid Seats app and when buying tickets, use the promo code WELCOME and get 10% off your first purchase
30/11/1859m 0s

Izzy's Master Plan

In a few interesting developments, Sage Northcutt's out of the UFC and Israel Adesanya is set to take on Anderson Silva. Also, Chael shares his thoughts on Chuck vs. Tito this past weekend. Check out HairClub.com/CHAEL for a FREE hair analysis AND a FREE take home hair care kit. Go to PowerDot.com/WELCOME for info on how to win a FREE Power Dot device and use code WELCOME at checkout to get 20% off your order.
28/11/1852m 0s

Chuck Vs. Tito - The Breakdown

Joel the Godfather returns to look ahead to Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz this weekend as well as the possibility of Oscar De La Hoya forging forward in MMA promotion. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
23/11/1847m 0s

A Fighter's Bravery

Francis Ngannou takes on Curtis Blaydes at UFC Fight Night 141 this weekend. Chael examines the mindset of a fighter who returns to a challenge that has bested him before. Also, Chael weighs in on the Ronda Rousey/Becky Lynch promos in the WWE, the latest on Daniel Cormier as well as UFC middleweight Israel Adesanya's potential.
21/11/1845m 0s

The Friendly Crook

Ok, so now Floyd Mayweather IS fighting kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa on New Year's Eve….but what exactly is going to happen? Is Floyd ready for the odd world of legit MMA? Also, Chael debates the five-round system and looks ahead to Pettis vs. Gaethje and Cejudo vs. Dillashaw Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
16/11/1847m 0s

The 400th Episode

Chael made a sojourn to South America to test out stem cell treatments and there's some potential there. Also, Cowboy Cerrone and Yair Rodriguez had epic fights at UFC Fight Night while Cejudo vs. Dillashaw is just about a lock. Big shout out to Jon Voight on RAY DONOVAN and to all of the listeners for supporting the podcast for 400 episodes and beyond! Go to PowerDot.com/WELCOME for info on how to win a FREE Power Dot device and use code WELCOME at checkout to get 20% off your order Download the Vivid Seats app and when buying tickets, use the promo code WELCOME and get 10% off your first purchase
14/11/1845m 0s

The Money Team Does Not Exist

Floyd Mayweather was all set to compete against a kickboxer in Japan on New Year's Eve. Then he wasn't. Then he said was never SUPPOSED to in the first place. Chael looks at this odd breakdown of events and how it reflects on Floyd and the sport of boxing. Also, Chael ponders the potential Brock/DC fight and when or HOW it might actually happen. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
09/11/1839m 0s

The Legendary Dan Gable

Legendary amateur wrestler and coach Dan Gable joins Chael on the podcast today to discuss this year's men's freestyle championships as well as some of top prospects in the sport. Also, Chael covers UFC 230 and how Daniel Cormier almost didn't make it to the fight as well as the announcement of Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler. Visit ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN to try Zip Recruiter for FREE! Check out HairClub.com/CHAEL for a FREE hair analysis AND a FREE take home hair care kit.
07/11/181h 2m

Best Sandwich Ever

Chael previews a few of tomorrow's bout coming up at UFC 230 as well as further pontification as to whom Ben Askren's debut opponent will be in the UFC. Also, Joel the Godfather creates a meatloaf sandwich that is a home run. Don't hold back on that mayo! Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
02/11/1843m 0s

The Narrative of Ben Askren

With Ben Askren moving over to the UFC, Chael breaks down the competition scenarios that might lie ahead for the Funky One. Also, we ponder what's to become of the Flyweight division with Demetrious Johnson moving to One FC as well as some thoughts on Cormier vs. Lewis at UFC 230. Get the NEW 2019 Teeter FitSpine Inversion Table, all the accessories plus a FREE pair of Gravity Boots AND FREE SHIPPING by going to Teeter.com/SONNEN.
31/10/1840m 0s

The Big Trade

News broke that Demetrious Johnson may be traded to OneFC in return for Ben Askren. This is as close as its been to a co-promote in MMA and Chael's here to ponder its significance. Also, Jon Jones is thinking about boxing and Nevada is making some decisions with regards to Khabib and the UFC 229 aftermath. Sign up today at Chael.RobinHood.com to get your FREE stock!
29/10/1845m 0s

2018 Men's Freestyle Championships

Chael's been tracking the 2018 freestyle wrestling world championships and has a few thoughts on the men’s competition. Also, Tito/Chuck announces its undercard, Jon Jones keeps on giving and Conor breaks down his loss to Khabib. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus!
29/10/181h 5m

Natalie Eva Marie

Former WWE Diva and host of The Natalie Eva Marie Show on PodcastOne, Natalie Eva Marie, joins Chael on the podcast to talk about her new role in the Nicolas Cage movie INCONCEIVABLE, how she broke into the Diva ranks of World Wrestling Entertainment, whether or not she'd come back to the ring and Ronda Rousey in the WWE. Also, Chael reacts to the news about Daniel Cormier's hand and Joanna Not Champion's protests over UFC 230. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus! Visit ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN to try Zip Recruiter for FREE!
29/10/1848m 0s

Vs. Fedor

Chael's back at the home base with a recap of his Bellator bout with Fedor Emelianenko as well as some news on Eddie Alvarez. Also, Chael tries to decipher what Daniel Cormier is thinking with his next few fights and more fallout from Conor/Khabib. Get the NEW 2019 Teeter FitSpine Inversion Table plus a FREE pair of Gravity Boots AND FREE SHIPPING by going to Teeter.com/SONNEN
29/10/1842m 0s

MSG Change-Up

On the day before his big fight with Fedor Emelianenko in the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix semi-finals, Chael reacts to the sudden shift in the UFC 230 main event as Cormier vs. Lewis takes the top spot. Also, Diaz vs. Poirier is off! All this plus Chael reacts to folks reacting to HIM over his thoughts on the Conor/Khabib melee. Go to BearMattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus! Jump over to ForHims.com/CHAEL to get yourself a trial month for just $5!
29/10/1842m 0s

UFC 229 Fallout

Conor vs. Khabib happened over the weekend and it far surpassed everyone's expectations in terms of its epic nature and wild outcome. Chael's in NYC to break it all down, from the wild melee after the main event to the undercard featuring huge wins by Derrick Lewis and the returning Tony Ferguson. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
29/10/1837m 0s

Conor vs. Khabib - The Day Before

We are a day away from the biggest fight in UFC history as Conor McGregor prepares to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC Lightweight championship. Chael dives into one more final analysis as well as a follow-up on the UFC 230 main event announcement. Go to BearMattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus!
29/10/1842m 0s

Where Are All the Tough Guys?

The main event for UFC 230 at MSG has been announced -- Valentina Shevchenko vs. Sijara Eubanks for the Flyweight championship. Great fight….but it wasn't the first choice, was it? Who didn't answer their phone? Chael wants to find out. Also, Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG stops by the show to give his final takes on the action for Conor vs. Khabib! Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus. Go to BearMattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress Get the NEW 2019 Teeter FitSpine Inversion Table plus a FREE pair of Gravity Boots AND FREE SHIPPING by going to Teeter.com/SONNEN
29/10/1849m 0s

Must Love Belts

Could there be a new belt at 165? Chael would be down for it. Heck, something needs to headline that MSG card. So many possibilities for that main event - Jones, Gustafsson, Romero, GSP - who's it going to be? Go to BearMattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress
29/10/1833m 0s

Let's Make A Deal

We take a hard look at the news regarding the suspension and imminent return of Jon Jones as well as last week's Conor/Khabib press conference. Also, could we be closer to who is going to be main eventing MSG? Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCASTONE to receive a 50% sign up bonus. Sign up today at Chael.RobinHood.com to get your FREE stock!
29/10/1853m 0s

Not Here To Have Fun

Amidst all of the Conor and Khabib, we MIGHT be getting a Floyd vs. Pacquiao II. Chael takes a look at the machinations of the boxing scene and its relationship to MMA. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
21/09/1839m 0s

Rotten Tomatoes

There's a new Nicolas Cage flick out called MANDY and Chael's got some thoughts about it. Also, we're taking a look at Canelo vs. GGG from over the weekend and Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG stops by to give the latest odds on Conor vs. Khabib. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus. Go to BearMattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress
19/09/1842m 0s

The Entertainment Era STRIKES AGAIN!

Conor vs Khabib is getting a press conference and Chael is overjoyed. Also, Chael looks ahead to this weekend's GGG vs Canelo II bout, live on Pay-Per-View. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
14/09/1834m 0s

UFC 228 Fallout

Join us today as Chael takes a look at this past weekend's UFC 228 with Tyron Woodley victorious over Darren Till in a UFC Welterweight championship bout. Chael also covers the Nicco Montaño situation as well as some possible news on when Dominick Cruz will fight next. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
12/09/1847m 0s

The Test Cut

GSP's in a sauna so its time to ask a few questions. Is he trying out a test cut to see if he can come back and possibly challenge Conor? Also, Chael unpacks the topic of using real-life footage of the bus attack to promote the Conor/Khabib fight. Visit ZipRecruiter.com/SONNEN to try Zip Recruiter for FREE!
07/09/1850m 0s

No Drama at the Weigh-Ins

Tyron Woodley and Darren Till are set to do battle this weekend. Chael doesn't anticipate any issues beforehand. Also, Michael Bisping's looking lean, Chael is pontificating further on the main event for UFC at MSG and Justin Gaethje puts a new spin on the fighter challenge. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
07/09/180s

Promotion IS Storytelling

We are a year removed from Floyd vs Conor and there is still confusion over what actually happened at that fight (despite it being recorded). Chael's here to clear it all up. Also, Chuck vs. Tito (presented by Oscar De La Hoya) is official with a date and venue so its time to look at the fight proper. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus.
07/09/1847m 0s

Stay In Your Lane

A boxer walks out on a match without throwing a single punch. Chael delves into the reasons behind this occurrence, what should be the consequence and how it relates to MMA. Also, Chael takes a look at recent media appearances by Tyron Woodley and Bruce Buffer as well as Justin Gaethje's fight at UFC Fight Night 135 this past weekend. Sign up now at ProFootballFocus.com and use promo code POD20 to save 20% OFF all subscription plans.
07/09/1845m 0s

What Could Have Been

A few fights that Chael was looking forward to went sideways this week. As a result, it's time to take a moment to think what could have been in the sport of MMA if random injuries didn't occur. Also, does MMA need a forfeit option? Sign up now at ProFootballFocus.com and use promo code POD20 to save 20% OFF all subscription plans
07/09/1848m 0s

The Money Fight

Chael looks into the mechanics of a recent fight in Brazil which saw a questionable call from a referee over an unconscious opponent. Also, Ol' Chael has a bone to pick with some of the MMA media. To start the show, Dave Mason from BetOnline.AG joins Chael to discuss the early odds on the Conor/Khabib fight. Sign up now at ProFootballFocus.com and use promo code POD20 to save 20% OFF all subscription plans. Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus
07/09/1847m 0s

Fun Speculations

There's a lot to ponder when it comes to MMA, especially when Anderson Silva might have a fight coming up, Jon Jones is working out again and, of course, what's in store for DC and Brock. Chael's here today to hesh it all out. Also, do we really know how good Conor is yet? Set yourself up today with a TWO-MONTH FREE TRIAL of the WWE Network at WWENETWORK.com/Chael Head over to BetOnline.AG and use promo code PODCAST1 to receive a 50% sign up bonus Visit ZipRecruiter.com/Sonnen to try Zip Recruiter for FREE!
07/09/1843m 0s

Have It Both Ways

Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw are both champions and might clash….but do they have to be stripped of their titles over it? Also, Chael looks at Eddie Alvarez's current standing, Kevin Lee's latest endeavors and the tale of wrestling standout Jordan Burroughs and Khabib. Join PFF Fantasy today and prepare to win. Sign up now at ProFootballFocus.com Set yourself up today with a TWO-MONTH FREE TRIAL of the WWE Network at WWENETWORK.com/Chael Go to ForHims.com/CHAEL to get a trial month of hair loss prevention products for just $5
07/09/1851m 0s

Callouts Galore

We got GSP calling out either Conor or Khabib, Curtis Blaydes calling out Stipe; folks are laying it down! Join Chael as he breaks down the latest news as well as Joe Rogan's recent comments on extreme weight cutting. Get THIRTY DOLLARS off your first order of Metabolic Meals when you go to MyMetabolicMeals.com/CHAEL
07/09/1848m 0s

UFC 227 Recap

Chael and the Godfather break down all of the news and fallout from UFC 227 including Henry Cejudo's Flyweight championship win over Demetrious Johnson as well as TJ Dillashaw's victory over Cody Garbrandt in the Welterweight division. The guys also talk about the forthcoming Conor/Khabib fight because you got to keep that crazy away. Join PFF Fantasy today and prepare to win. Sign up now at ProFootballFocus.com
07/09/1859m 0s

There's Timing For Everything

Chael breaks down Joanna Champion's dominance as well as what might be in store for Daniel Cormier as he oscillates between divisions. Also, we also discuss the "12-6 Elbow" and officials speaking out. Visit GetQuip.com/Chael to get your first Quip Toothbrushes refill pack FREE!
07/09/1850m 0s

Deconstructing Conor

Conor might be coming back for a fight against Khabib in November so Chael takes a minute to look at the Notorious One’s skillset and successes. Also, we take a look at UFC 227, specifically the flyweight bout between Henry Cejudo and Demetrious Johnson and the circumstances surrounding it. Get THIRTY DOLLARS off your first order of Metabolic Meals when you go to MyMetabolicMeals.com/CHAEL Go to www.bearmattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress
07/09/1842m 0s

Understanding the Interim Title

Chael tries to make sense of why Colby Covington was recently stripped of the Interim UFC Welterweight title. Also, we preview a few big fights, including Alvarez vs Poirier and Chael recommends a few documentaries. Get THIRTY DOLLARS off your first order of Metabolic Meals when you go to MyMetabolicMeals.com/CHAEL Check out DIGSTER.FM/CHAEL to SHARE and LISTEN to the You're Welcome With Chael Sonnen playlist
07/09/1850m 0s

The 2018 Smackoff

Chael and the Godfather, Joel, break down the 2018 Smackoff on THE JIM ROME SHOW as Chael participates live on air and breaks down the attempts from the other competitors. Go to www.bearmattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress Visit DDPYoga.com/Chael for 20% off an Annual Membership for the DDP YOGA NOW App and all DVD packs Jump over to MeUndies.com/CHAEL for 15% OFF your first pair, FREE shipping and a ONE HUNDRED PERCENT Satisfaction Guarantee
07/09/182h 2m

The Hole Story Continues…

A few weeks back, Chael told a wild story about an incident involving some stuntmen buddies and a trap door. This episode, Jon Trosky from this tale joins Chael on the podcast to discuss his side of the story. Get THIRTY DOLLARS off your first order of Metabolic Meals when you go to MyMetabolicMeals.com/CHAEL Check out DIGSTER.FM/CHAEL to SHARE and LISTEN to the You're Welcome With Chael Sonnen playlist
07/09/1843m 0s

See It Through

Chael has a rough start to his day. Also, we take a look at the recent call outs in the light heavyweight division as well as what Amanda Nunes and Cyborg are up to. Visit DDPYoga.com/Chael for 20% off an Annual Membership for the DDP YOGA NOW App and all DVD packs Go to www.bearmattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress
07/09/1840m 0s

UFC 226 Fallout

So much more needs to be discussed when it comes to a very event-filled UFC 226. Join Chael as he breaks down the Brock/DC confrontation, Yoel Romero's challenge to the light heavyweight title, Max Holloway dropping out, Anthony Pettis's performance and much more! Get THIRTY DOLLARS off your first order of Metabolic Meals when you go to MyMetabolicMeals.com/CHAEL Visit DDPYoga.com/Chael for 20% off an Annual Membership for the DDP YOGA NOW App and all DVD packs Check out DIGSTER.FM/CHAEL to SHARE and LISTEN to the You're Welcome With Chael Sonnen playlist. Go to www.bearmattress.com and use the code MMA100 to get $100 off any size mattress
07/09/1853m 0s
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