MMA on Instagram: Mile-High Selfies, Post-Fight Food, Cats

Hello and Happy Halloween!!! Since today is Halloween and since the cut off for finding pics for this post was pretty much yesterday, I…

By: Katie Winter | 9 years ago
MMA on Instagram: Mile-High Selfies, Post-Fight Food, Cats
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Hello and Happy Halloween!!! Since today is Halloween and since the cut off for finding pics for this post was pretty much yesterday, I will be posting a special Halloween edition of MMA on Instagram tomorrow so be sure to check for it. I am expecting some great costume pics to be posted up tomorrow. In the meantime, enjoy the pics below and watch out for ghosts and goblins!

Ali Bagautinov and friends: “29.10.2014 Москва . Братва #fightnights @mixmax108 @machaev @artur__bagautinov в образе ) готовы ко всему )”

Alexander Gustafsson, Niklas Backstrom and other fighty types at lunch: “Having lunch with the guys @fernando_gonzalez @frantzslioa @niklasbkstrm @cafeallstars”

Alptekin Ozkilic and Constantinos Philippou: “Have a great week everybody. Whatever it is that u do, make the most of it while u can #dontbeapussy #GammaLabs #bellmorekickboxing #MMA #ufc #kickboxing #boxing #jiujitsu #wrestling #GymLife @gammalabs”

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira lifting: “Fazendo um Treino de Muscupacao ,para fortalecimento com aparelhagem TOP e excelentes professores na @teamnogueirajoinville !!”

Antonio Silva with friends: “Good friends…. Como os amigos @gleisontibau e @sponzinibbiomma depois de dar uma boa suada e agora rindo muito pra descontrair…”

Bruce Buffer and Burt Watson spent an extra day in Rio: “After an exciting UFC 179 weekend in Rio, I’m again hanging with my UFC brothers MMAjunkieJohn @BurtWatson4real @9ersports back in Rio for another day as my return flight was cancelled due to bad hydraulics… So spending another day in beautiful Rio de Janeiro at the beach is not that bad of a problem… Just gotta deal with what life throws at you sometimes and all good! @ufc”

Chris Weidman with Demi Lovato: “Acting crazy with @ddlovato after her amazing performance at the Barclay’s center!!”

Chris Weidman with Wilmer Valderrama: “Chilling with my man @wvalderrama ! This guy is the best!!”

Claudia Gadelha gym selfie: “Ready to December 13. #bigandstrong #bringitin #teamgadelha #theblackbelt #theblackbeltlifestyle #strawweight #ufc”

Cole Miller car pic: “We will just put this fuel pressure regulator right here @chasebays”

Cub Swanson at his mom’s birthday party: “A few more pics from my Moms Bday party. We came dressed as The Four Seasons and performed 🙂 photo by @tracyleephotos”

Dana White and Conor McGregor: “Ready……. Set…….. HATE!!!! Just landed in Miami for some meetings!!!! What’s up Miami”

Eddie Gordon enjoys a bath: “Small peice of heaven after a great run and training #hottubchronicals”

Erick Silva, Urijah Faber and friends: “Thanks for the talk and for humility @urijahfaber @gabrielsilvamma @diegodnino”

Fabricio Werdum, Kelvin Gastelum and their crew:

Fabricio Werdum gets breakfast: “Café da manhã com minha amiga Socorro! Enjoying breakfast with my friend Socorro! Best shakes ever! #ufc180 #ufcmexico #werdumdocumentary #mishuevos”

Heather Clark selfie: “Had some fun hard rounds this morning @xcmma. #NoBiggie I have another kind of passion and determination now to put on an exciting fight for my fans. #KnockOut is Coming #Itsmytime”

James Krause messes with Gaston Reyno: “Possibly my best IG video ever! Surprise @gastonreyno!”

Jessamyn Duke’s hand is healing: “SQUEEZE! The hand is nearly ready to start punching things again!! Months of therapy and rehab are paying off..”

Joe Rogan with Joe Perry: “The great Joe Perry of Aerosmith! What a cool motherfucker and one of the greatest guitarists of ALL TIME!”

Julie Kedzie was pulling for the Royals, too: “Sad face because I became emotionally attached/stressed out for the #Royals . Stupid feelings. They made a fan out of me though”

Kenny Florian on his honeymoon: “Hi, I’m a dork but the view is great! “

Kurt Pellegrino went fishing: “Fished from 9:45am to 5:30 why u ask because that’s what we do. I caught 50 or so and had the best night in my life fishing. Me and my buddy between us both had 60 keepers easy which we gave them life by letting them all go #fishing #njhookers”

Luke Barnatt and his fiancée: “Spent my day off from training with my lady @lucyelizabethspmu checking out one of the best Zoo’s in the World here in San Diego! This is a snap of us on the ‘Skyfari’ #RelaxingDay #ZooTime #Rest”

Luke Rockhold in an airplane bathroom: “Word of advice if your over 6 feet, don’t drink a gallon of water before u get on a CRJ900 Delta plane. LA leg done, now off to Sydney.”

Lyoto Machida and Renan Barao: “Com o grande lutador @renanbaraoufc with The great fighter @renanbaraoufc”

Mark Munoz and a bunch of dudes you’ll recognize: “Can you name everyone in this picture? #MMAwrestlingMondays Great day @reigntrainingcenter!”

Matt Mitrione’s post-training message: “Too bad @cornjebus is STILL being selfish. Great day today. Thanks for pushing me, as usual. #Team2Ton #DoinWork #Indiana #CornFed #ghettoHillbilly”

Melvin Guillard with Lawrence Taylor: “me and Lawrence Taylor after a round of golf at Deer Creek”

Michael Bisping napping: “So the wife took a little snap of me having my post training nap earlier. Lol #hellokitty”

Miesha Tate before practice: “Just hangin around before practice last night :-D”

Mike Rhodes going to church: “Late post #Church outfit had to go get right with the lord on this beautiful Sunday”

Myles Jury’s home: “#Michigan love is the best! #HazelPark #MI #248 #Detroit”

Ricardo Almeida with a piñata assist: “Got attacked by a herd of Zombies today!! Hahaha Had to use my monkey skills when the piñata broke off but didn’t open! #birthday #piñata #dadskills”

Rich Walsh sent his training partner to the hospital: “Good training session … Seriously besides the trip to the hospital. Hopefully Laria is alright, training accident “

Roger Huerta and some shirtless guys: “Stair sprints this morning with this awesome bunch. @tareksul @alexschild7 @shaywalshmma @mezhidov_ @tigermuaythai #travel #phuket #thailand #tigermuaythai #teambanter #gettinshitdone #goodtimes #thaistyle #goodvibes”

Rory MacDonald’s hunting trip: “Great hunting trip this weekend boys @acslaterzombieslayer @rymacattack11”

Rose Namajunas after training: “Yup comfy in my @submissionfc tee #facealljackedupfromtraining”

The Glory MMA team in KC was pulling for the Royals: “Let’s go Royals!!! #GoRoyals #BlueOctober #TaketheCrown #BeLoyal #BeRoyal #MMA #Fighterlife”

Tito Ortiz takes a lot of supplements: “To keep my body at its prime performance. #TrainToKill!”

Mark Hunt Videos!

“University mexico not secound set for this tired ass gummmon”

“Acapoco today no sleep last night guuuummmmmoonn”

“Acapoco the air here is hot bleeee”

“Not dee steak of this man”

“Dinner on de beach”

Pet Pics!

Akira Corassani’s dog: “Sent this pic to my mom saying: Look ma I changed dipers on your granddaughter. She replied: Get me a real one… Mom is old school! #Heat #DeNiro #Family”

Alexander Gustafsson with his sleepy pup: “Goodmorning!”

Bailey Kedzie: “#dailybailey miss miss miss.”

Cole Miller’s cat: “No paparazzi please. #boutthatcatlife”

Joe Proctor’s dog: “Can I just come in and hang out with you….please”

Kyle Noke found this cute frog: “How cute is this little guy! I Found him out the back so I brought him in to say hello #frog #cute #iPutHimBackoutSide”

Nick Newell’s cat: “Coincidence that #NationalCatDay occurs during #Gobertober? I think not……. #Catstagram #Instacat #Purrfect #CatsOfInstagram”

Pascal Krauss with quite possibly the greatest cat pics I have ever featured: “#Garfield gibt mir #Model posing Unterricht. 1.ernster Blick in die Kamera 2.verträumt im die Ferne. Garfield teaching me some model posing 1.serious straight in the cam 2.dreamy far off 🙂 #HeIsAPro #Lasagne”

Patrick Cote’s dog (and girlfriend): “My lovely @valerieboissy and Tito the legend relaxing in the backyard ! #fall #relax #love #golden”

Steph Daniels’s cat: “Curiosity only made the cat look really cute. #NationalCatAppreciationDay”

Vinc Pichel’s cat: “Good thing I got big ass feet otherwise you’d be out of a fun box you actually fit in #HarleyQuinn #IfTheShoeFits #IGotBoxesFullOfPussy”

Family Pics!

Jackson’s MMA coach Brandon Gibson’s son was in the hospital but got a visit from Carlos Condit!: “My lion Tristan became suddenly and severely ill on Friday, and has been in the hospital for a few days. He’s making a strong recovery & is in great spirits. We’ve had tons of support, prayers and love from many family and friends. A visit from the our good friend Carlos, along with some new Legos really made his day. He has a long road ahead of him, but I know he is strong enough to overcome any obstacles.”

While in the hospital, Gibson and his son made this nice little Legos Star Wars movie: “We decided to make a quick lego Star Wars movie tonight.”

Jon Jones came in for a visit, too.: “Tristan had a one last visitor tonight, our good friend Jon. They played a Lego Hobbit video game, shares some good laughs, and had a lot of fun. We are beyond grateful for such loving family and friends. #Blessed”

Bubba McDaniel’s nieces: “My Nieces Loralei (left, almost 3 months) and Burkely (right, almost 3 years) cuddling and being sweet to each other. The Good Stuff In Life”

Chris Clements’s daughter:

Chris Weidman’s son on his bike: “I love my motorcycle!”

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father and uncle: “Мой Отец и мой Дядя, люди с которые всегда рядом со мной. My Father and my Uncle.”

Max Holloway’s son is fun: “Got the club going up… #miniblessed”

Michael Bisping’s family celebrating his wife’s birthday: “Happy birthday to a very special lady! Love you babe @rebeccabisping”

Tito Ortiz and the family did well at Dave & Buster’s: “@DaveandBusters Sunday funday we killed it.”

Food Pics!

Bec Rawlings’s food: “Clean eating like a boss #OperationFitFuck”

Chad Mendes’s post-fight sushi (and his girlfriend): “Then straight to @mikunisushi for more food haha. I. Can’t. Stop.”

Chris Cope’s dinner: “I’m a lucky man. My girl made me this feast for my cheat day today!!!!! Warrior breakfast baby!!!!!!!!! Woooooooo!!!!!!!!!”

Cory Braiterman’s dinner: “Roasted chicken with turmeric, cumin & garam masala. Sauteed broccoli and shallot with parsley, mint, lemon and red pepper flakes. Wild rice and lentils. Sweet potato mash with goat cheese and toasted + ground nuts (sunflower, pine, pistachio).”

Darren Uyenoyama’s empanadas: “Empanadas, ya heard!”

Gabi Garcia’s egg white omelette: “Almoco do dia! Salada com omelete de 10 claras! Sem carbo pq ninguem mandou nascer baleia Bom almoco a todos! #bjj #bjjgirls #bjjwoman #bjjlifestyle #bjjstars #bjjwoman #judo #jiujitsu #jiujitsugirls #jiujitsuwoman #jiujitsuestilodevida #diet #dieta #muscle #musclefood #perdadepeso #performancecomsaude #mma”

Jamie Varner’s food for the week: “Meal prep’n gonna kick this week off right! 7weeks out and love every minute of this training camp #ufconfox13 #ufcfox13 #ufcphoenix @impactmmaaz #independencegym #independenceaz”

Joe Rogan’s wild pork: “Odin be praised for the glory of wild pig cooked over fire”

Jon Jones’s lunch: “#lunch”

Jonathan Gooden’s food: “Autumn #fighterfuel ! Love stews and loaded soups this time of year. These bad boys combine loads of #veggies #quinoa #spices #vegan #vegansofig #vegetarian #recipe #foodporn #food #training #recovery”

Lyoto Machida puts stuff on his food: “Quer uma dica especial do Dragão? Antes de treinar, consuma uma batata doce cozida com MCT Power. Você vai sentir muito mais energia e disposição durante sua atividade. #gtnutritionusabrasil #teamgt #ufc #publipost #creatinahcl #mctpower #energia Here is a tip: try eating baked sweet potato with MCT Power before your workout. You will feel a lot more energy during your exercises.”

Melvin Guillard’s sushi: “Sushi for lunch today with my judo coach Doc Tripp thanks pop!!!!!”

More post-fight food from Chad Mendes: “Got home and immediately destroyed some Mexican food with @ab_raines then went to the hyperbaric chamber for a couple hours. Feelin pretty not too bad haha”

Nik Lentz’s dessert: “Mmmmmm”

Ovince Saint Preux’s island food: “S/O to cuzzo @nilizor for my Island food… #HaitianFood #FoodPorn #MesiAmpi”

Phil Davis’s post-fight food: “First stop back in San Diego #snooze”

Rafael Cavalcante with a burger: “Quem disse que não da pra fazer dieta comendo hamburguer? Hamburguer de kobe puro, só no @reidascarnes @alderglopes #familia #tamojunto #neverquit #teamnogueira #reidascarnes #alderlopes #thebutcher #foco @minotauromma @minotouromma @alestockl @adrianoscopel @andrebueno168 @cerealistanamie @primesportes @cleversondaleffe @viniciocoppo @farmaciaanalitica @fitcookies @rogeriocamoes @erivanboxer @eduardopachu @rtato007 @okhalil @brunofrazatto @arturbirtche @valdirrauppfilho @curtirdelivery @marcelinhoribeiro @fabionastri”

Rich Walsh’s food looks good: “Simple meal from @daratippapart easy and light!”

Steph Daniels’s fun food: “Having some Japanese food with the hubs. Love their ornate garnishes. #foodporn”

Vitor Belfort’s dinner: “Jantar especial preparado pelo meu amor @joanapradob! — A special dinner cooked by my love!”

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