After some time away from the octagon, it is almost time for Cody Garbrandt to go to war against Rob Font — Fightful has all the latest social media news here for your viewing.
Cody Garbrandt ready to fight Rob Font
After battling through injuries and dealing with severe reactions to COVID, Cody Garbrandt is looking to get back into the octagon. Facing Rob Font at UFC Vegas 27, the former UFC bantamweight champion can't wait to get back to title contention. Garbrandt last fought at UFC 250 in June 2020, beating Raphael Assunçao via KO.
Belal Muhammad ready for the cameras
From the octagon to the commentary desk, Belal Muhammad is looking to prove he can do it all. Muhammad will be making his desk debut at UFC Vegas 27, and he was just preparing the night before the fights begin.
Miesha Tate continues her comeback
For the first time since 2016, Miesha Tate will be making her return to the octagon. The former UFC bantamweight champion faces Marion Reneau on July 17. "Cupcake" posted a picture of her continuing to train on social media, showing she is not taking this comeback lightly.
Charles Oliveira honored back home
New UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira continues to celebrate his win over Michael Chandler at UFC 262. Oliveira returned home to Brazil and has been welcomed like a hero. He managed to find a mural of him and took a picture of it, praising the artist along the way.
Henry Cejudo makes an interesting challenge
It is not just UFC fighters Henry Cejudo has called out. The former UFC bantamweight and flyweight champion posted a video of him calling out a recent internet sensation.
Leslie Smith not happy with Bellator talent
Before her Bellator featherweight title match against Cris Cyborg at Bellator 259, Leslie Smith was ready to fight another member of the Bellator roster. She was not happy that someone messed up the schedule of the female fighters by being late. There is no word yet who this fighter could be.
Being on a card with 8 other women that need their hair braided and showing up an hour and a half late, screwing the fighters scheduled after, is not the path to becoming a icon #dobetter— Leslie Smith (@LeslieSmith_GF) May 21, 2021
Tecia Torres stays ready
You never know when your name will be called upon to fight. Tecia Torres, currently without an opponent, is training hard in the gym. She is on a two-fight win streak and is ranked tenth in the UFC's strawweight rankings.
Magomed Magomedov calls out the world
Bellator fighter Magomed Magomedov is looking to fight anyone in his path towards the top. He expressed that via an interesting Home Alone-inspired picture on social media. He included Timur Valiev and Zabit Magomedsharipov in the post.
Aljamain Sterling takes no days off
Making his return to heavy training and sparring, Alajamain Sterling is ready to put in the work. The UFC bantamweight champion underwent surgery to fix a nagging injury. Now, he is preparing for his comeback one step at a time.
T.J. Dillashaw training with a unique partner
No longer suspended following a failed drug test, T.J. Dillashaw is ready to fight again. Dillashaw, who hasn't fought since 2019, is reportedly set to face off against Cory Sandhagen on July 24. Preparing for the bout, Dillashaw shared a picture of him training with Julian Chua, a boxing coach.