The Chael Sonnen show has been gathering pace in the lead-up to his co-main-event clash with Michael Bisping at UFC on FOX 2 this Saturday. Though by Sonnen-esque standards the trash talking has been kept to a minimum, where there’s a Sonnen there’s a quote and a sound bite to both shock and entertain the masses in equal measure.
"Love him or hate him" is one the biggest clichés going, but it’s a cliché that will never become blasé whilst Uncle Chael’s oratory skills are on display.
Sonnen is the most intriguing combatant to have ever graced the MMA stage—his verbal magniloquence is par excellence.
Long story short: In the realm of MMA promotional expertise, Chael P. Sonnen is nonpareil.
Enough with the encomiums—here’s a look at those quotes.