MMA Link Club: Top Stories For Week of July 3rd

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
July 10th, 2011

UFC Middleweight Chael Sonnen

Once again we’ve gathered the best MMA news from the baddest websites on the ‘net so that 5thRound nation won’t miss a beat! Make sure to check out the links after the jump.

Although for the first time in weeks there was no major MMA event on the docket, there wasn’t a shortage of news.

Chael Sonnen finally has a fighting buddy and his name is not Wanderlei Silva!

Onto the news…

The 10 Most Disappointing UFC Prospects [BleacherReport]

Hatsu Hioki Set for UFC Debut [MMAMania]

Cesar Gracie & Nick Diaz in Music Video [CagePotato]

MMA’s Half-Year in Review [MMAFighting]

Bellator’s Season 5 Tournament [TheFightNerd]

Bas Ratten on Inside MMA [MiddleEasy]

Ariel Helwani’s Rankings [NBC Sports]

UFC 134 Trailer (Lowkick)

Bobby Lashley Returns to Fighting [Five Ounces of Pain]

Brian Stann Doesn’t Expect Talking From Chael Sonnen[MMAConvert]

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