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You're Welcome! With Chael Sonnen

214 episodes - English - Latest episode: about 1 hour ago - ★★★★★ - 1.8K ratings

Chael Sonnen, MMA superstar, American gangster...and bad guy...speaks his mind, drops knowledge and sounds off as the absolute authoritative voice in the world of combat sports. Join Chael as he runs life inside and out of the Octagon, with inside knowledge and unrivaled perspective.

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UFC 266 Predictions & Did Nick Diaz Change MMA?

September 24, 2021 09:00 - 51 minutes - 35.5 MB

Chael gets you set for tomorrow's UFC 266 by picking the winners of Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler 2, Valentina Shevchenko vs. Lauren Murphy and Alexander Volkanovski vs. Brian Ortega. And at the end of the show, Chael discusses Joe Rogan's recent comments about Diaz's impact on mixed martial arts (40:35).Presented by: DraftKingsSpecial thanks: SimpliSafe & BetterHelp

Nick Diaz's Big Secret, Volkanovski's Pursuit of History & McGregor "Marks Out"

September 22, 2021 09:00 - 56 minutes - 38.6 MB

As Saturday's UFC 266 approaches, Chael talks about Alexander Volkanovski's place in UFC featherweight history (10:25) and some BREAKING NEWS concerning Nick Diaz (19:05). Plus, Leon Edwards finally knows how to speak to the media, Daniel Cormier says Conor McGregor has become his gimmick (33:56), Anthony Smith is a serious contender again at 205 and more.Presented by: DraftKingsSpecial thanks: Athletic Greens & LMNT

Suga' Sean's Strategy, Catty Welterweights & Who Should Jake Paul Fight Next?

September 17, 2021 09:00 - 45 minutes - 31.1 MB

Chael begins by discussing the continued fallout of Conor McGregor's dust-up with Machine Gun Kelly. Then, Chael gets into Anthony Smith's recent comments on Jon Jones (6:26), Sean O'Malley's deviousness (23:04), if Leon Edwards should fight Jorge Masvidal and so much more.Presented by: DraftKings, Policygenius & Cuts Clothing*This episode was recorded prior to the announcement that Carlos Condit is retiring.

Another Triller Disaster, Conor vs. Machine Gun Kelly & Khabib Criticizes Aldo

September 15, 2021 09:00 - 37 minutes - 25.7 MB

Triller's latest laughing stock produced a knockout of 58-year-old Evander Holyfield and several interesting storylines surrounding MMA legends Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort. Chael reacts. Plus, Chael discusses potential opponents for Jorge Masvidal (21:07), uncharacteristic comments by Khabib Nurmagomedov and what REALLY happened between Conor McGregor and rapper MGK at the VMAs this past weekend (15:47).

Gable Steveson to WWE, Forgotten Jon Jones & Masvidal's Lasting Appeal

September 10, 2021 09:00 - 51 minutes - 35.3 MB

Chael welcomes former UFC fighter Stephan Bonnar to the show to explain his side of the story after a video of an ugly scene involving Bonnar surfaced last weekend. Then, Chael discusses why fans are still drawn to Jorge Masvidal (30:10), Jan Blachowicz's critical comments of Jon Jones (23:24), tomorrow's Triller main event between Vitor Belfort and Evander Holyfield and more.Need more Chael in your life? Give him a follow on TikTok @sonnench.Presented by: Athletic Greens

Paddy the Baddy's Debut, Conor's "Delusion" & Ngannou's Missteps

September 08, 2021 09:00 - 49 minutes - 33.8 MB

After years of no one showing Derek Brunson any love, Chael offers words of appreciation for the 185 lb. contender following his weekend win over Darren Till (16:13). Plus, Chael discusses Paddy Pimblett's bright future (8:15), Michael Bisping's recent comments on Conor McGregor (22:33) and much more, including the return of The Chicken Sandwich Wars.Presented by: LMNT

Poirier's Brilliant Move, Brunson vs. Till & Gaethje Breaks His Silence

September 03, 2021 09:00 - 45 minutes - 31.1 MB

Dustin Poirier and Charles Oliveira are officially a go for December, much to Chael's disappointment. Plus, Justin Gaethje says Oliveira isn't the best lightweight, Jorge Masvidal's future (29:57) and an official prediction for tomorrow's middleweight main event between Derek Brunson and Darren Till (36:50).

Jake Paul's Greatest Accomplishment, The McGregor-Diaz Twitter Battle & 145's New Contender

September 01, 2021 09:00 - 56 minutes - 38.7 MB

In addition to defeating Tyron Woodley Sunday night, Jake Paul has also made another contribution to the combat world that he deserves credit for. Chael discusses that, as well as Paul's "retirement" from boxing (17:00). Plus, Giga Chikadze put on another impressive showing (28:01), Kevin Lee returned & Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz are going at it on Twitter again (43:54).Presented by: Ten Thousand

Paul vs. Woodley Prediction, Gable Steveson's Decision & is Ngannou Still the Champion?

August 27, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 32 MB

Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley is FINALLY here, and Chael gets you set for everything you need to know, giving his official prediction at the end of the show (39:46). But before that, Chael discusses more drama between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier (19:16), tonight's PFL Playoffs and a thought-provoking question surrounding heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou (14:05).

The Middleweight Title Picture, Ferguson's Decline & The Changing MMA Landscape

August 25, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 32 MB

After a wild weekend in combat sports, Chael opens the show by reacting to a great middleweight bout between Kelvin Gastelum and Jarod Cannonier. Then, Chael discusses if Adesanya-Whittaker 2 really is the next title fight to make at 185 lbs. (13:28) and Tony Ferguson's losing streak (29:44). Plus, did Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor really begin the "super fight" era?Presented by: LMNT

The Middleweight Title Picture, Ferguson's Tough Streak & The Changing MMA Landscape

August 25, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 32 MB

After a wild weekend in combat sports, Chael opens the show by reacting to a great middleweight bout between Kelvin Gastelum and Jarod Cannonier. Then, Chael discusses if Adesanya-Whittaker 2 really is the next title fight to make at 185 lbs. (13:28) and Tony Ferguson's losing streak (29:44). Plus, did Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor really begin the "super fight" era?Presented by: LMNT

Charlie Olives Speaks, Conor vs. Bisping & Ngannou's "Behind the Scenes" Issues

August 20, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 32.2 MB

As Chael predicted on Wednesday, war has (virtually) broken out between Conor McGregor and Michael Bisping. Plus, Chael discusses Jorge Masvidal's thoughts on Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley (20:52), Sean O'Malley's many haters and if Francis Ngannou should be upset with the UFC (26:27).

McGregor's Online Battles, Leon's Silence & Has Jon Jones Retired?

August 18, 2021 09:00 - 50 minutes - 34.6 MB

Israel Adesanya is talking about Jon Jones again. What did Izzy say, and what does he really mean by it? Chael tells you. Plus, Chael discusses the state of the welterweights, Conor McGregor's recent online antics (20:36) and why this upcoming Jake Paul fight is so much different than previous ones (40:37).Presented by: Athletic Greens

Poirier Calls Out Diaz, McGregor/Cormier Beef & Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley Latest

August 13, 2021 09:00 - 49 minutes - 34 MB

MMA Twitter wars continue, as this week Dustin Poirier wants a piece of Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier are exchanging insults. Chael discusses. Plus, Chael weighs in on the heavyweight title picture (28:32) and also checks in on Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley, which is just around the corner (42:17).Presented by: LMNT & ExpressVPN

A New Heavyweight Star, Jon Jones' Future & Jose Aldo's Title Hopes

August 11, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 31.9 MB

Chael reacts to Ciryl Gane's impressive victory over Derrick Lewis at UFC 265, which now has all of us foaming at the mouth for Gane versus Francis Ngannou. Then, Chael discusses Jon Jones' place in the heavyweight picture and if Saturday's outcome might send Jones back down to 205 (17:44). Plus, Kevin Lee calls out Mike Perry and does Jose Aldo have a chance at the bantamweight title? (33:16)Presented by: Cuts Clothing

UFC 265 Predictions (Curses), The Blood Diamond & Should Conor Bother Returning?

August 06, 2021 09:00 - 43 minutes - 30.1 MB

UFC 265 is almost here, which means it's time for the return of The Chael Curse! But before that,  Chael tells you why you need to care about a new UFC signee (5:45) and he also wonders whether Conor McGregor and Chris Weidman should continue fighting, even after they recover from their respective injuries (13:03).

Garbrandt's Flyweight Dreams, Ciryl Gane's Title Chase & Khabib on Cejudo's Future

August 04, 2021 09:00 - 50 minutes - 34.6 MB

As UFC 265 quickly approaches, Chael discusses Ciryl Gane's quick climb up the heavyweight rankings and how Francis Ngannou might feel when he watches Gane take on Derrick Lewis Saturday night for the interim heavyweight title. Plus, Jorge Masvidal's new hype guy reminds Chael of how he landed his first gig with ESPN (21:44).Presented by: Athletic Greens

Simone's Stand, Angry Stipe & The Chicken Sandwich Wars

July 30, 2021 09:00 - 48 minutes - 33.5 MB

Chael begins the show by weighing in on the sports topic of the week: Simone Biles' decision to pull herself from team competition for mental health reasons. Then, Chael talks about controversy surrounding Joe Rogan's post-fight interview with Conor McGregor at UFC 264 (11:02), TJ Dillashaw's bantamweight title aspirations and the greatest chicken sandwich on the market (40:33).

A Bantamweight Bloodbath, McGregor's Deleted Tweets & Ngannou Speaks Out

July 28, 2021 09:00 - 55 minutes - 38.5 MB

TJ Dillashaw's gritty win over Cory Sandhagen has Chael singing the praises of the former bantamweight champion. Plus, Usman-Covington 2 is official (12:05), Chael wonders how much longer he can defend Conor McGregor (18:06), Francis Ngannou weighs in on the UFC's pay structure and Chael tells some stories involving car accidents and beach volleyball (43:17).Presented by: Ten Thousand

Logan Paul vs. Anderson Silva, Sandhagen's Spygate Affair & A Lightweight Scuffle

July 23, 2021 09:00 - 45 minutes - 31.5 MB

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler are going at it online, so what's the holdup in booking them against one another? Chael discusses. Then, Chael dives into the Nick Diaz-Robbie Lawler rematch (16:16), Anderson Silva and Logan Paul's talks to box one another and all the dirty details surrounding Saturday's must-see bantamweight bout between Cory Sandhagen and TJ Dillashaw (25:57).Presented by: Athletic Greens

The McGregor Excuse Tour, Miesha Tate's Return & Makhachev Gets Called Out

July 21, 2021 09:00 - 43 minutes - 29.6 MB

Chael opens the show by breaking down Miesha Tate's impressive win in her first fight following a five-year layoff. Then, Chael discusses his impressions of Islam Makhachev and if Dan Hooker's callout will be enough to lure in the young phenom (11:55). Plus, Conor McGregor's camp has more to say (18:40) and Chael gets you pumped for Saturday's bantamweight showdown between Cory Sandhagen and TJ Dillashaw (33:25).Presented by: MVMTChael has a new TV show! Alongside seasoned journalist Jorge S...

Oregon Wrestling Season Recap & Lessons Learned

July 19, 2021 09:00 - 41 minutes - 28.6 MB

In a special Monday episode of "You're Welcome," Chael recaps an unforgettable season of coaching high school wrestling, shouting out all the kids along the way who persevered through the toughest season they'll ever endure.Chael has a new TV show! Alongside seasoned journalist Jorge Sedano, Chael breaks down the biggest stories in MMA. New episodes weekly. "The Chael Sonnen Show" is exclusively available to ESPN+ subscribers for $5.99 per month.

Khabib Speaks, Makhachev's Big Moment & Conor Tells His Story

July 16, 2021 09:00 - 51 minutes - 35.4 MB

Conor McGregor and Logan Paul...are they doing the same thing? Chael weighs in (10:30). Plus, Khabib Nurmagomedov talks about McGregor's fighting future (23:10) and the GOAT debate. Chael also tells a story about marshmallows that somehow relates to Islam Makhachev, who fights tomorrow (40:50).Presented by: Raycon & BetterHelp

Poirier-McGregor 3: Dustin's Domination, A Doctor's Stoppage & Conor's Genius Move

July 14, 2021 09:00 - 51 minutes - 35.4 MB

Chael starts off today's episode by explaining what Conor McGregor's call for a doctor's stoppage really means. Plus, what does his future look like (43:28), and how should the public view McGregor after a controversial post-fight interview? And, Chael discusses Sean O'Malley's win over Kris Moutinho and possible upcoming opponents for The Suga' Show (38:20).Presented by: Eight Sleep, ExpressVPN and Ten ThousandChael has a new TV show! Alongside Jorge Sedano, Chael breaks down the biggest st...

UFC 264 Predictions, McGregor's Cloudy Future & Suga' Sean's Impersonation

July 09, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 31.9 MB

The Dustin Poirier/Conor McGregor trilogy concludes this weekend, and Chael is here to get you set for it. But first, he explains why he doesn't buy into rumors of a Nick Diaz/Robbie Lawler rematch. Then, Chael dives into comparisons between McGregor and Sean O'Malley (8:12), Gilbert Burns vs. Wonderboy Thompson (15:52) and what's really on the line for both Poirier and McGregor tomorrow night. 

Poirier-McGregor Numbers, Masvidal's Callout & The Adesanya-Whittaker Feud

July 07, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 31.9 MB

As we're just days away from the highly-anticipated trilogy fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor, Chael lays out each guy's path to victory. Plus, Chael dives into Gilbert Burns vs. Wonderboy Thompson (8:50), Jorge Masvidal's new callout (17:28),  Jon Jones' experiment at heavyweight and much more.Presented by: Athletic Greens

Poirier-McGregor Numbers, Masvidal's Callout & The Adesanya-Whittaker Beef

July 07, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 31.9 MB

As we're just days away from the highly-anticipated trilogy fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor, Chael lays out each guy's path to victory. Plus, Chael dives into Gilbert Burns vs. Wonderboy Thompson (8:50), Jorge Masvidal's new callout (17:28),  Jon Jones' experiment at heavyweight and much more.Presented by: Athletic Greens

O'Malley's New Opponent, The Jon vs. Chael Feud & Jake Paul: Freak Athlete

July 02, 2021 09:00 - 53 minutes - 36.7 MB

On today's episode, Chael dives DEEP into the years-long backstory that culminated in Jon Jones recently blocking Chael on Twitter (35:15). Plus, Chael discusses Conor McGregor's possible health scare, Georges St-Pierre's comments about the best fighter in MMA (28:40) and why all of you need to embrace Jake Paul (19:14).Presented by: Eight Sleep

An Unexpected Title Fight, Conor's Media Silence & Ronda Rousey 6.0?

June 30, 2021 09:00 - 49 minutes - 33.7 MB

Now that Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane are set to fight for the interim heavyweight title fight in August, where does this leave champion Francis Ngannou, Stipe Miocic and Jon Jones? Plus, Chael discusses Conor McGregor's paths to victory at UFC 264 (18:10), Kayla Harrison's ceiling (41:05), who Sean O'Malley should fight on July 10 and more.Presented by: BetterHelp

Nick Diaz's Trolling, "Movie Character" Wonderboy & Chael's Challenge

June 25, 2021 09:00 - 43 minutes - 30 MB

Khamzat Chimaev and Luke Rockhold will not fight, so what's next for each guy? Chael speculates. Plus, Chael discusses Wonderboy Thompson's comments about Nate Diaz (8:04), Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander Volkov and he also issues a special challenge to the listeners (25:30)!Presented by: Athletic Greens & BetterHelp

Khabib's Clear Message, UFC's Most Improved Fighter & The Hamburger Connoisseur

June 23, 2021 09:00 - 50 minutes - 34.7 MB

On today's episode, Chael discusses Anderson Silva's impressive boxing performance, the ongoing beef between Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker, The Korean Zombie's wasted callout (9:05) and much more. Plus, Chael gets heated about hamburgers (40:02).

Poirier-McGregor 3 Expectations, Adesanya's Ground Game & T-Ball Lessons

June 18, 2021 09:00 - 43 minutes - 29.9 MB

Chael begins the show by talking about the newly booked boxing fight between Oscar De La Hoya and Vitor Belfort. Chael also talks about the boxing fight that HAS to get made (4:27), why the past two fights mean nothing for next month's Poirier-McGregor 3 (15:27) and Saturday's bout between Dan Ige and The Korean Zombie.Presented by: Athletic Greens

Izzy's Improvements, Moreno Makes History & Nate Diaz's Epic Party

June 16, 2021 09:00 - 47 minutes - 32.8 MB

With UFC 263 in the books, Chael discusses Israel Adesanya's impressive improvements on the ground, but also points out that the fight with Marvin Vettori wasn't as lopsided as everyone thinks. Plus, Chael wonders what makes sense for Nate Diaz next (25:24), if Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal must fight soon (12:48) and if Deiveson Figueiredo should jump up to 135.Presented by: EightSleep

UFC 263 Predictions, Nick Diaz's Next Fight & Leon's Observation

June 11, 2021 09:00 - 45 minutes - 31.1 MB

Chael delivers his official predictions for tomorrow's main event between Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori (31:25), as well as the Belal Muhammad and Demian Maia fight. Plus, Nate Diaz pushes back against Francis Ngannou (18:24), Leon Edwards talks trash about the champ and more.Presented by: HelloFresh

Diaz's Path to Victory, Logan Beats Floyd & Costa's Good Point

June 09, 2021 09:00 - 48 minutes - 33.4 MB

With UFC 263 just days away, Chael gives his official predictions for Leon Edwards vs. Nate Diaz (23:02) and the flyweight title rematch between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno. Plus, Chael reacts to Francis Ngannou's tweet about the boxing fight between Logan Paul and Floyd Mayweather (3:40).Presented by: Eight Sleep, DraftKings and ExpressVPN

Usman vs. Covington 2, Mayweather vs. Logan Paul & Diego Sanchez Speaks

June 04, 2021 09:00 - 52 minutes - 36.1 MB

Dana White says he's locked in on Colby Covington rematching Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title, which has Chael very excited (19:15). Plus, Logan Paul finally tells us why he's fighting Floyd Mayweather, Diego Sanchez takes the high road and Chael uses tomorrow night's heavyweight fight to discuss Jon Jones' apparent unwillingness to fight (36:50).Presented by: Eight Sleep

Paul vs. Woodley Gets Done, Colby Speaks Up & Big Questions at 170

June 02, 2021 09:00 - 51 minutes - 35.5 MB

Former UFC champion Tyron Woodley has stepped up to represent the MMA community in a boxing match against online sensation Jake Paul, leaving Chael to wonder what this is all really about. And what's on the line for Leon Edwards and Nate Diaz at next week's UFC 263 (22:33)? Oh, and Chael also tells some stories involving "Pretty Boy" Floyd Mayweather, Stipe Miocic and air conditioning.Presented by: SEED

Advice for Jon Jones, Gaethje's Disappearing Act & Rockhold Wants To Fight

May 28, 2021 09:00 - 44 minutes - 30.6 MB

After gushing about the newly booked Max Holloway vs. Yair Rodriguez fight, Chael wonders why we haven't heard from Justin Gaethje. Chael also discusses his recent Twitter war with Jon Jones, concerns for Jones after his career and this week's news that Jones has hired former Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer as his new adviser (20:28).

Usman's Callout, GSP vs. Khabib & Jon Jones' "Save The Date"

May 26, 2021 09:00 - 49 minutes - 34.1 MB

Kamaru Usman insulted Conor McGregor, and Chael thinks it could lead to a welterweight fight between the two stars down the line. Plus, Dana White reignites rumors of a mega-fight (11:12) and Chael also discusses the messy breakup of Diego Sanchez and Joshua Fabia. And, Kevin Holland puts on his wrestling shoes (37:25).Presented by: EightSleep

The New Lightweight Champion, Ferguson's Decline & Heavyweight Title Update

May 19, 2021 09:00 - 46 minutes - 31.8 MB

Charles Oliveira's impressive UFC 262 title victory over Michael Chandler has Chael and the rest of the MMA community wondering what's next for the sport's most exciting division. Plus, Chael discusses another loss for Tony Ferguson (12:48), Edson Barboza's improvement and the latest in the standoff between Jon Jones and the UFC (27:36).Presented by: BlueChew and Athletic Greens

Jake Paul Interview, UFC 262 Predictions & Jon Jones' "Improvement"

May 14, 2021 09:00 - 50 minutes - 34.7 MB

Chael offers his thoughts on tomorrow's main event between Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler (42:40), as well as the co-main between Tony Ferguson and Beneil Dariush. Chael also discusses how the next generation will remember Jon Jones (22:53). But before all that, Chael welcomes on rising boxing star Jake Paul to talk about his confrontation with Floyd Mayweather last week, change he wants to see in combat sports, rumors of boxing Kamaru Usman and so much more.Presented by: Seed & Hello...

Michael Chandler's Confidence, Cowboy's Cloudy Future & Stipe vs. Jon?

May 12, 2021 09:00 - 57 minutes - 39.6 MB

Dana White says the UFC is trying to finalize a heavyweight title bout between Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis, leaving Jon Jones to possibly fight...Stipe Miocic? And, how badly does Nick Diaz want to fight again?Plus, Chael suggests Conor McGregor challenge Jorge Masvidal for the BMF belt (19:10), Michael Chandler is feeling himself before Saturday's UFC 262 (27:54) and Chael's got some more thoughts on Jake Paul.If you have a question you'd like to ask Jake Paul when Chael interviews hi...

McGregor's "Higher Power," Jake Paul's Plan & Anderson Silva Interview

May 07, 2021 09:00 - 49 minutes - 34.1 MB

Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul are set to fight in a month, but Chael just can't seem to get excited for it. Plus, Conor McGregor believes he has a unique advantage over Dustin Poirier in their trilogy fight (19:04) and Chael explains how the UFC did right by Diego Sanchez. And, MMA legend Anderson Silva joins the show to talk about his foray into the boxing world (40:10).Presented by: Athletic GreensIf you liked today's show, please consider leaving a review over on Apple Podcasts.

Jon Jones vs. the UFC, 205's Breakout Star & Misunderstood Josh Fabia

May 05, 2021 09:00 - 41 minutes - 28.9 MB

There's renewed hope that Jon Jones will face Francis Ngannou next for the heavyweight title. But, will Jones and the UFC ever meet in the middle? Chael weighs in (7:48). Plus, Chael discusses Jiri Prochazka's impressive win over Dominick Reyes, Diego Sanchez's bizarre split with the UFC (34:08) and more.Presented by: BlueChew

Mysterious Jon Jones, Angry Marvin's Title Shot & a BMF Tournament?

April 30, 2021 09:00 - 51 minutes - 35.2 MB

A series of tweets has Chael wondering...what is Jon Jones up to? Plus, Stipe Miocic is changing his training approach and Chael wants to know what Dana White thinks about Jake Paul's request to fight Nate Diaz (31:09). And...Chael makes one final push for something to happen with the BMF belt (44:10).Presented by: Athletic Greens

Usman's New Weapon, Thug Rose's GOAT Case & Nick Diaz Returns

April 28, 2021 09:00 - 55 minutes - 37.9 MB

Chael recaps a wild UFC 261 by discussing takeaways from Usman-Masvidal 2, something new he learned about Rose Namajunas (5:55) and how we need to change the narrative around Valentina Shevchenko, a narrative that shouldn't include Amanda Nunes. Plus, Chael talks about Chris Weidman's bad luck (17:50), what to make of Nick Diaz's appearance at UFC 261 (27:02) and MUCH more.Presented by: Athletic Greens

UFC 261 Predictions, Masvidal's Last Chance & Is Colby Next?

April 23, 2021 09:00 - 43 minutes - 29.7 MB

As all eyes look toward tomorrow's UFC 261 in front of a sold-out crowd in Jacksonville, Chael discusses if this is Jorge Masvidal's last chance at a championship belt, how a wild past year for Zhang Weili could affect her strawweight defense against Rose Namajunas (17:53) and if Colby Covington is next up for a welterweight title shot. Plus, Chael ends with his official prediction for the main event between Kamaru Usman and Masvidal (33:18).Presented by: HelloFresh

Tough Guy Jake Paul, Adesanya's Next Opponent, Squatting Welterweights

April 21, 2021 09:00 - 55 minutes - 37.8 MB

Jake Paul did it again! Chael tries to make sense of the YouTuber's boxing skills and his appeal to the masses. And with a world of options before him, who should Paul go after next? Chael also gives props to Robert Whittaker, but isn't convinced he'll get to fight Israel Adesanya for the belt next (22:16). Plus, as we head into UFC 261, Chael wonders whether Jorge Masvidal set a bad precedent for the welterweight division (39:12).Presented by: DraftKings and Dr. Squatch

Tough Jake Paul, Adesanya's Next Opponent, Squatting Welterweights

April 21, 2021 09:00 - 55 minutes - 37.8 MB

Jake Paul did it again! Chael tries to make sense of the YouTuber's boxing skills and his appeal to the masses. And with a world of options before him, who should Paul go after next? Chael also gives props to Robert Whittaker, but isn't convinced he'll get to fight Israel Adesanya for the belt next (22:16). Plus, as we head into UFC 261, Chael wonders whether Jorge Masvidal set a bad precedent for the welterweight division (39:12).Presented by: DraftKings and Dr. Squatch

Glover Gets His Shot, Paul vs. Askren & Whittaker vs. Gastelum Prediction

April 16, 2021 09:00 - 48 minutes - 33.3 MB

Two big main events go down Saturday night and on today's episode, Chael gets you all fired up for 'em. But first, Chael discusses MMA's feel-good moment of the year and Eddie Alvarez's possible foray into the boxing world. After that, Chael approaches the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren fight through the lens of Freddie Roach (21:12) and then gives his pick for Saturday's UFC middleweight contender fight (38:30).Presented by: KEEPSMake sure to join Chael LIVE on his YouTube channel Saturday night ...