Chael Sonnen may not be getting back into the cage anytime soon, but the former two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight title contender is still staying involved in the combat world. This time, though, he’ll be doing it as a promoter and color commentator for Submission Underground grappling tournament in partnership with FloSports, which is set to pop of this Sunday July 17, 2016 in Portland, Oregon.
The event — which will will use modified Eddie Bravo Invitational rules — will be headlined by Jake Shields taking on Chris Lytle. Also, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight Ricco Rodriguez takes on Fabiano Scherner and Vinny Magalhaes takes on Ronny Markes and many more top-level athletes including Olympic Silver medalist, Stephen Abas.
Chris Lytle prepares for Jake Shields:
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Jake Shields trains for Chris Lytle:
Stephen Abas vs. Alex Canders preview:
Ricco Rodriguez profile:
Fabiano Scherner vs Ricco Rodriguez preview:
Jake Shields vs. Chris Lytle preview:
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FloSports will stream the event live — which goes down from the Roseland Ballroom — which you can follow by clicking here.
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