UFC veteran turned Bellator heavyweight Chael Sonnen often enjoys offering his thoughts on the latest topics within the world of mixed martial arts. Now the talented fighter has come forward to offer a few words on the trade negotiations concerning Demetrious Johnson and Ben Askren.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is currently in negotiations with fellow MMA promotion ONE Championship in interest of trading former UFC flyweight champion and pound-for-pound great Demetrious Johnson for former ONE welterweight champion and undefeated veteran Ben Askren.
A fighter trade has never been completed by two mixed martial arts promotions, making this a historic moment for the sport. While the deal has yet to be completed, negotiations have reportedly reached their final stages.
Check out Chael Sonnen’s thoughts on the possible trade within the video provided below.