MMA on Instagram: Fight Week, Weight Cuts, Selfies, Cats

Happy Pre-Fight Friday from Las Vegas! I hope you've had a great week and you're ready to see some fighters pics. Check 'em out…

By: Katie Winter | 9 years ago
MMA on Instagram: Fight Week, Weight Cuts, Selfies, Cats
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Happy Pre-Fight Friday from Las Vegas! I hope you’ve had a great week and you’re ready to see some fighters pics. Check ’em out below!

Alistair Overeem selfie: “Selfie time!”

Angela Hill got a nice takedown in practice: “I don’t usually post training vids, but I’m pretty proud of this one!”

Antonio Silva after his surgery: “my surgery was a success, i’ll be back soon.Thank you to everyone who sent me their positive thoughts and energy… Minha cirurgia foi um sucesso,ja estou no quarto e quero agradecer a todos pela energia positiva q me passaram,por todos q rezaram e oraram por mim.. Logo estarei de volta pra fazer o que eu mais amo q é lutar.”

Bethe Correia selfie: “Suplemento de campeão”

Bruce Buffer getting ready to throw out the first pitch: “@brucebuffer: Getting ready to throw out the 1st pitch at the LA Dodgers game at Dodger Stadium_Awesome experience! @ufc #itstime”

C.B. Dollaway with Mansour Barzegar (I think): “Just met the guy the Barzigar takedown was named after from Iran on his way to the USA #worldchampion”

Caio Magalhaes in NYC: “Aproveitando o love junto na times square. @beamelo1 #sunday”

Carla Esparza’s new tattoo: “Thank you so much for my awesome wrestling tattoo @jonluce !!! I love it, amazing work! And thanks for putting it together @geesto”

Cat Zingano selfie: “About to leave Denver, so excited to get to Las Vegas and do this !!! @ufc #MMA #UFC178”

Chris Cariaso on the way to Vegas: “Vegas bound! Ready for #ufc178 #newflyweightchampion #lasvegas #selfie”

Chris Weidman with his injury: “Want to thank my fans for all the support. I’ll be back soon stronger than ever! #andstill”

Chuck Liddell at a charity event: “Tony Hawk Foundation Charity event @tonyhawkfoundation @thf stand up for skate parks”

Cole Miller did the news in Macon, GA: “Good Morning Macon! Imagine if me and @bubbymitchell did middle GAs news. Go see the fights tmw!”

Court McGee went fishing: “Lots of technical fishing and hard to hook um #Sundayfunday #fishing”

Cris Cyborg supports Wanderlei Silva: “#juntossomosmaisfortes #togetherwearestrong #togetherwearestronger #warwand #criscyborg @wandfc #ideanutrition #thailand”

Donald Cerrone was out on the lake on Tuesday: “Playin on the water”

Dustin Poirier’s fight week: “UFC 178 vlog 1 Gonna keep posting new stuff daily! Thank you so much to my supporters!! and for the haters. .. Tune in Saturday”

Here’s Ali Bagautinov on something that kinda looks like Family Feud: “24.09.2014 г Москва после игры 100 к 1 которую мы команда “спортсмены” выиграли у команды “радио старты ” скоро на тв смотрите ) #fightnights #стокодному #alibagautinov”

Here’s Randy Couture before his dance on Dancing With The Stars this week!: “So honored to be partnered up and now call a friend a man who is not just an incredible human being but also a SOLDIER! #beallyoucanbe #military Thank u for sharing this with me @xcnatch”

I really like this t-shirt Uriah Hall shared: “seriouly need this shirt !”

Ilir Latifi relaxes: “This kind off day…”

James Krause cutting weight: “My traditional “close to weight” selfie. Super easy weight cut thanks to the The Melee Way diet and nutrition by @MeleeMinton. Only a few lbs to go.”

Jon Jones is watching Dancing With The Stars, too!: “Definitely pulling for my guy Randy but I got a feeling #CarltonBanks got this one in the bag”

Khabib Nurmagomedov outside a Walgreens: “А теперь полифония я и @islam_makhachev в переулках Лас-Вегаса. I with my buddy @islam_makhachev”

Lyoto Machida, Brendan Schaub and Tarec Saffiedine: “It was a Good training!Foi um bom treino!! @brendanschaub and Tarec!”

Lyoto Machida’s Sunday Funday: “Hoje meu descanso foi ouvindo Caetano Veloso,mas ao vivo!My sunday was listening to Caetano Veloso(Brazilian singer) music.”

Matt Brown with Mansour Barzegar (I think): “Was awesome being on the same flight as this man! Can any of you guess who he is??? Hint: He won a silver in Olympics and gold at world championships in wrestling AND has a very popular wrestling move named after him!”

Mauricio Rua doing some press in Uberlândia: “Em Uberlândia recebendo a imprensa pra promover o UFC “Shogun x Manuwa” do dia 8 de Novembro! @ufcbrasiloficial In the city of Uberlandia, Brazil, talking to the press to promote @UFC FN “Shogun x Manuwa” to take place on November 8th! @venumofficial”

Niklas Backstrom got filmed: “Finally we are done with all the filming for the UFC thanks guys! Hope to see you again :)”

Patrick Cote cutting weight: “Thats it for tonight !!! 172.8 pounds !! #ufc178 #welter170”

Patrick Cote was in a wedding and looked handsome!: “Great pic with the groom and the 3 best men ! #wedding #italian”

Rich Walsh’s mustache: “Some rough nut !”

Rose Namajunas on her way to Vegas: “A THUGS ABOUT TO BE IN VEGAS!!! @rosenamajunas @ufc”

The Miller Brothers continue construction on their new gym: “Dan is making the heavy bag hangers for the gym. Cutting some 1/4″ steel with the plasma cutter. #millerbrothersmma #plasmacutter #welding #reallifeATeam”

Tim Kennedy’s last day of training: “Last day of hard training before I head to Las Vegas for my fight at UFC 178. #ufc178”

Tony Ferguson and his wife in DC: “An amazing way to spend the day in the Capital of our Nation! Born on the same day, both wrestlers, & all-in for equality for everyone! @xtfergie #February12 #Abrahamlincoln #MyHero #Abrahamlinvolnmemorial #WashingtonDC”

Urijah Faber with Martin Kampmann: “Pumped 2 have @MartinKampmann coaching 4 @TeamAlphaMale full time. G8 addition! Welcme 2 him & his family!”

Vinc Pichel is taking golf class: “Just passed the chip test in golf class now just cheering on everyone else #Golf #MoorparkCollege #ChipTest”

Vinny Magalhaes and Mike Tyson at the Las Vegas airport. I never see anyone at the Las Vegas airport. Except Wilford Brimley. I saw him once.: “With one of the best EVER! @ryan_warriorfuelsupplements #IronMike @miketyson #boxing #mma #titanfc30 @titanfighting”

Yancy Medeiros with Nate Diaz: “#brothersofthesword #ninjatalk #battleprep #martialartist #nickdiazacademy”

Mark Hunt Videos!

“U didn’t know bout Wollongong”

“Lunch of this man”

Pet Pics!

Angela Hill’s cat: “@juicebox828 Genghis has done his research, he’s ready to join the movement.”

Bailey Kedzie’s cousin: “This is Zooey, Bailey’s cousin. She likes to put her front paws on my bed and kiss me awake at 3:00am”

Bec Rawlings’s dog: “Y’all suck at guessing.. my shake was Spinach, kale, cucumber, banana, berries, cinnamon, coconut water & ice Meaty approves. #OperationFitFuck #perfectlyyum”

Cole Miller’s cat: “Free me from this prison #boutthatcatlife”

Cole Miller’s cats are tough: “As you can see….they are not intimidated by the Worlds most dangerous man. #wweactionfigures”

Dominick Cruz’s dog didn’t want him to leave: “All packed and ready to head out to LV!…Dojo always knows wen it’s time 4 me to go. #UFC178 – @domcruz619”

Erik Koch’s dog: “Beast!”

Joe Proctor’s dog: “@nicole_bannister bought Ruca a new hat #weirdo”

Julie Kedzie and Bailey: “#dailybailey proper kisses will help enhance your manly neck muscles”

Mark Munoz, Uriah Hall, a lizard: “Look what @uriahhall and I caught in the gym! Well that was the face Uriah made when “I” was catching the lizard! Haha!”

Nik Lentz’s dog: “It’s a hard life…”

Ronda Rousey’s dog Mochi got in trouble: “The I’m-moping-because-I’m-being-punished-for-jumping-on-the-couch-again face”

Steph Daniels’s cat: “Laundry cat, laundry cat, does whatever a laundry. .. cat. .. does…niner….”

Tioki Gracie: “This kid’s guard game is getting ridiculous! Mommy would be proud. @evetorresgracie @tiokithedog”

Family Pics!

Chris Clements’s son: “Trying to act like he didn’t poop”

Chuck Liddell’s kids: “The Liddell Superkids after feeding the horses on their wagon ride in the neighborhood. Gwen & @chuckliddelljr #babies #cute #cutestever #liddellfamily”

Derek Brunson works mitts with his daughter: “Teaching my mini some Martial Arts Day 2. Not bad at all! #GirlPower”

Jeff Curran with his son: “firld trip w jakey..”

Michelle Waterson’s daughter: “Gave araya some green drink and she thought she was turning into a ninja turtle and started reciting some lines from the movie! #sundayfunday”

Quinton Jackson’s kids: “Damn kids think it’s Halloween already.. And it’s my youngest son’s turn 2 make me dress up like him camel toe coming soon gotta show my man meat #camoninja”

Vitor Belfort and his family: “Nem sei como eu viveria sem eles, minha inspiração para a vida. #Família — I don’t even know how I could live without them, my inspiration in life. #Family”

Food Pics!

Bec Rawlings with her dinner: “Spanx youuu @perfectlyyum for my paleo meatloaf & making clean eating that much easier #OperationFitFuck #perfectlyyum”

Bec Rawlings with some treats: “Clean peanut buttercups u say? Thank you food gods for bringing @perfectlyyum into my life Brisbane & Ipswich people check them out & start your clean eating adventure with meeeee your body & your health will thank you later. #perfectlyyum #OperationFitFuck #cleaneating”

Chad Mendes boiling up some stuff: “Me n @nickyjmma cookin the crab n shrimp u”

Court McGee has a treat: “Treatment for a case of the Mondays #chocolatechipcookiedough #soundslikeyouhaveacaseoftheMondays #Officespace”

Jens Pulver’s dinner: “Angel hair pasta w/lobster in lemon garlic sauce and tuna poke on a bed of zoodles. #good #eats”

Jon Jones’s steak:

Luke Rockhold made dinner: “You know training camps getting serious when u start cooking liver and onions.”

Max Holloway’s lunch: “Lunch! It was delicious! #teamblessed”

Pascal Krauss’s lunch: “Mittagessen: gegrillter Lachs mit Blumenkohlpüree und Grünkohlsalat #FightersFood #PanzerFood Lunch: salmon,mashed cauliflower n kale salad”

Rich Walsh splurges a little: “Old with the new #japan”

Roxanne Modafferi had cake on her birthday: “Chocolate cake on my 32nd birthday!! XD 誕生日のチョコレートケーキ!”

Special Krispy Kremes in Japan: “Do they have Krispy Kreme donuts like this outside of Japan?”

Tito Ortiz’s dinner: “Dinner for two. Yummy @ambernicholemiller”

Tony Ferguson’s dessert: “Last post for this guy tonight! #WashingonDC you are beautiful!!! Thanks for the Hospitality! #HHM #Dessert #Keepinitclassy w/@xtfergie #Latenightdatenight”

Vitor Belfort’s breakfast: “Meu café da manhã hoje. — My breakfast this morning.”

Cory Braiterman’s tacos: “Carnitas tacos and picadillo carne asada with horchata (not pictured)”

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