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A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse -- There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't…

By: Anton Tabuena | 8 years ago
How’s Taste My Tweet Tweet? NBA star Blake Griffin trains MMA with Cerrone
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A few updates on what’s been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse

There’s a ton of tweets below, but first, don’t forget to follow me on twitter and instagram@antontabuena

Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter AccountKid NateFraser CoffeenBen ThapaT.P. GrantSteph DanielsZane Simon, Mookie Alexander, Karim ZidanDavid St. MartinDavid CastilloConnor RuebuschTim BurkeJosh Samman


“Random me fact….. I HATE revolving doors.”  -Paige VanZant

“Vegetables are the devil”  -Mitch Clarke

“Anyone wanna hire me to write some stuff? Might as well try to put this Journalism degree to use”  -David Michaud, will you try to out-Samman Samman?

“Some people say that MMA is barbaric but we don’t even pee our pants like football players do.”  -Leslie Smith

“Omg season 3 episode 9 of game of thrones.  How could you do this to me?”  -Cole Miller

“Nah, no training. I’m out here living the dream. Met with @lorenzofertitta for contract talks & GOT A BIG FIGHT!! …Oh, I’ve earned myself a real fight! It’ll be a lovely encounter! We’ve verbally agreed but not signed”  -Matt Mitrione

“I’ve watched these new guys come over and get the royal treatment. While me and the other champions get the should shrug treatment… We work our ass off for this organization and I feel like the new guys get more respect than me and the other guys that have been here… We deserve better and I know Coker and Bellator can do better for the fighters.”  -Will Brooks, original Bellator stars will be headlining the next card, without former UFC guys. Let’s see how the ratings do.

“First day back training at #AKA I come home and puke my brains out. Gonna be a long 12 weeks! It’s a love and hate relationship but I wouldn’t change it for the world. #ChampCamp has begun.”  -Luke Rockhold

“I’ve been down to fight Miesha ever since she called out Magana & Felice #iaintscaredhomie #bitchmove”  -Bec Rawlings, not a good idea.

“Only a fighter knows the feeling.Waking up with a heart that hurts.Knowing I have gave it my all but not enough.Proud of my steps but not my prints.This was my chance to prove I was the best and came up short.You can cut me down but I will grow back!”  -Tito Ortiz

“had a guy threaten me on the golf course today It’s Sunday morning relax buddy”  -Cub Swanson


“After this let’s #olympictesting one year before @RondaRousey”  -Cris Cyborg, who is angry about UFC’s double standards.

“Nothing like peeing in a cup at 6am sat morning. USADA stopped by. Inconvenient but necessary. Glad to see them actively testing”  -Ryan Bader


“let’s go to dance class cutting weight to 140lbs. heyyyy ”  -Cris Cyborg





Mom was right, my face is stuck like this now.. #SillyFacesAllDay #happyhumpday

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In & out time. #nationalcheeseburgerday #iworkoutToEat #NotOntheDiet

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Live, Love, Laugh!

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My kind of morning! Next stop Tokyo, Japan! See you there! #ufc #ufcjapan #ufcoctagongirls

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Anton Tabuena
Anton Tabuena

Anton Tabuena is the Managing Editor for Bloody Elbow. He’s been covering MMA and combat sports since 2009, and has also fought in MMA, Muay Thai and kickboxing.

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