Chael Sonnen Net Worth
Chael Sonnen net worth: Chael Sonnen is an American Mixed Martial Artist who has a net worth of $10 million. Born in Milwaukie, Oregon, Chael Sonnen graduated from the University of Oregon, where he was a NCAA Division I wrestler. In addition to wrestling successfully all through college, he also won a silver medal at the Greco-Roman World University Championships in 2000, among other collegiate wrestling honors. He shifted his focus to MMA at age 19, while still in school. He won his first six fights in the Middleweight Division, and caught the eye of the UFC. However, he was unsuccessful fighting for the UFC in the Light Heavyweight Division, losing two out of his first three bouts, and they subsequently dropped him. He began fighting for Bodog Fight, and was quite successful there, defeating a number of UFC and Ultimate Fighter opponents. He began fighting with World Extreme Cagefighting in 2007, and after their Middleweight Division was shut down, he returned to UFC. He made it all the way to the Championships his first year back, but ultimately lost. His return to the UFC was marred by allegations of testosterone use and money laundering accusations related to his realty business.