The UFC post-show for UFC Fight Island 8 has gone off the rails — this and much more on Thursday's social media roundup.
UFC post-show goes off the rails
After another great night of fights at UFC Fight Island 8, the post-show was bound to feature some great insight and analysis as well as highlights. However, we got something quite different. The guys on the desk, Daniel Cormier, Jon Anik, and Paul Felder were all looking pretty fatigued after another long night of work. This gave the last few minutes of the post-show some unique and very funny moments. Check out some of the best of the post-show down below.
The post-show went off the rails in the best way possible, do yourself a favor... ---- pic.twitter.com/9Ko1ZQNJHh— Jessica Knapik (@JessicaKnapik) January 20, 2021
Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny show respect after their fight
After leaving it all in the Octagon at UFC Fight Island 8, Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny were all class after the bout.
Matt Schnell relieved to come out with a win
Competitive fight last night! Happy to come out the victor. After watching it a couple times, it was closer than I originally thought. Hat's off to my opponent. Tyson brought it. Grateful and honored. We want more! #DangerThings pic.twitter.com/auEoyX6zjs— Matt Schnell (@DANGER_Caged) January 21, 2021
Mason Jones issues statement after loss
After a grueling war against Mike Davis at UFC Fight Island 8, Mason Jones has issued a statement after losing his unbeaten record.
Quick one from me. Lost a great fight to someone who had a better night & a better game plan. No excuses my end. Great fight from Mike.— Mason Jones (@MasonJones1995) January 20, 2021
Will be back better than ever
Darren Till channels his inner Karen
After being involved in an incident with a police officer in England over not wearing a mask, UFC middleweight contender Darren Till has yet again adopted another hilarious Twitter character.
No nonsense Keith Peterson
Check out this video from Jon Anik commentating on a conversation between UFC announcer and one of the best MMA referees in the game, Keith Peterson.
Patricio Freire goes off on Max Holloway yet again
Current Bellator featherweight champion Patricio Freire has once again discredited Max Holloway's stunning performance against Calvin Kattar at UFC Fight Island 7.
447 connected strikes in a fight might be nice and all, but I rather just knock people out, really. Even if I didn't, they can't take that many of my punches anyway-- pic.twitter.com/pAEExpy8xA— Patricio Freire (@PatricioPitbull) January 20, 2021
Aljamain Sterling ranks the top 5 wrestlers in the UFC bantamweight division
Max Holloway gives credit to Calvin Kattar
Mike Perry gives “kudos to the parents out there” following his first two weeks as a father
Mike Perry has given credit to all parents following his first two weeks as a father.
Couldn’t imagine having a job and having to take care of a baby. Late nights , early mornings. Kudos to the parents out there.— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) January 21, 2021
Colby Covington bids farewell to the now-former United States President Donald Trump
Colby Covington has given a farewell to his favorite person Donald Trump after he leaves office.
Conor McGregor gets caught off guard by seeing Max Holloway ride by him on a skateboard
In an interview with Farah Hannoun, Conor McGregor was caught completely off guard by a passing Max Holloway on a skateboard.
Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) spots Max Holloway (@BlessedMMA) skateboarding outside -- during our interview -- #UFC257— Farah Hannoun (@Farah_Hannoun) January 20, 2021
Full interview for @UFCarabia: https://t.co/VIuFyBcq8z pic.twitter.com/uDL03PlapC
Throwback of Dustin Poirier and his wife Jolie
Take a look at this awesome comparison from back in the day to now for Dustin Poirier and his wife Jolie.