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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts (Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Chael Sonnen in training

UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen trains with Team Quest on June 26 in Oregon in preparation for his July 7 title shot against Anderson Silva at UFC 148.

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Yushin Okami jumps
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Yushin Okami jumps roe with a gas mask on to simulate higher altitude duirng a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will figt Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 in UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen grapples
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen grapples with Yushin Okami during a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout whiel his coaches Scott McQuary and Clayton Hires watch at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen puts
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen puts on his gloves with the help of his mother Claudia during a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen rests
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen rests after a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen grapples
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen grapples with Yushin Okami as his coach Scott McQuary watches during a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen trains
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen trains with his coach Scott McQuary at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen takes
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen takes a water break with his mother Claudia during a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen conducts a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen rests
(Credit: Getty Jonathan Ferrey)

TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen rests after a workout at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen rests
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TUALATIN, OR - JUNE 26: Chael Sonnen rests after a workout with his coaches Scott McQuary and Clayton Hires at the Team Quest gym on June 26, 2012 in Tualatin, Oregon. Sonnen will fight Anderson Silva July 7, 2012 at UFC 148 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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