Chael Sonnen’s Debut, Exclusive Dana White Interview, Plus UFC 156 Preview on UFC TONIGHT
McDonald’s Birthday, Inside Team Alpha Male and Henderson’s Timeline on UFC ULTIMATE INSIDER
UFC TONIGHT Airs Tuesdays at 10:00 PM ET; UFC ULTIMATE INSIDER Begins at 10:30 PM ET
LOS ANGELES, CA – On this week’s UFC TONIGHT, Chael Sonnen, UFC light heavyweight number-one contender and current coach on THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER, makes his official debut on the show, breaking down all the stories of the week and analyzing upcoming fights alongside Kenny Florian.
Plus, UFC President Dana White welcomes Chael to the show on his first day, and sits down with us for an exclusive interview talking about various topics including some names coming and going from the UFC. Our analysts will break down all the story lines heading into this weekend’s massive UFC 156: ALDO VS. EDGAR card, featuring the World Featherweight Championship between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar. Chris Weidman has a message for Anderson Silva, plus Light Heavyweight Champ Jon Jones has a welcome message for our newest UFC TONIGHT personality.
This week on UFC ULTIMATE INSIDER, Michael McDonald celebrates his 22nd birthday. But unlike most his age, McDonald has the opportunity to become the youngest UFC champion ever. Sacramento is home to a brotherhood of fighters who call themselves Team Alpha Male. The bond between these fighters is unmistakable and their success lies in their dogged approach to training and recruiting sparring partners who are fully committed to Mixed Martial Arts.
Dan Henderson’s career achievements put him in a stratosphere all his own. As he makes yet another run at a championship, Hendo illuminates his action packed memories. Finally, when a fighter lands a knockout punch there is nothing in life that comes close to it. In the fighter’s own words, hear about the unique feeling of a knockout.
UFC TONIGHT is the official weekly news and information show of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Veteran UFC fighter and multiple title contender Kenny Florian, light heavyweight number-one contender Chael Sonnen, Leeann Tweeden and three-time World MMA Awards Journalist of the Year Ariel Helwani bring you all the news and analysis.
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