Happy Day After Fight Night! I enjoyed UFC 172 last night and I hope you did, too. As promised, I have broken out the fight night pics into a separate post from MMA on Instagram and this is how it turned out. There's some good stuff so check it out!
Jon Jones makes his crawl into the cage: "The Crawl. #andstill Photo Credit | @thefoxidentity"
The Jones Brothers celebrate after the fight: "Jones brothers continue the celebration "doing it for the vine". #havingfun #BowFighters"
Jon Jones's morning message: "#TeamJones stand up"
Jone's walkout entrance: "Jon Jones enters the octagon in style. #RayLewis #BowFighters"
Jones on his way to the event:
Reflective on the way to work: "Reflecting before #UFC172. #LetsDoThis Photo Credit | @thefoxidentity"
Getting taped up: "Getting Taped Up Before The Fight.. #LetsDoThis"
And still champ: "@JonnyBones is your undisputed light heavyweight champion of the world. #UFC172 #AndStill"
Glover Teixeira backstage before his fight: "@gloverteixeira looking very relaxed in the back"
Teixeira gets warmed up: "Getting ready"
Rafael Cavalcante was pulling for Teixeira: "É o Brasil hoje no octagon do UFC @gloverteixeira vai com tudo! Todas as vibrações positivas pra você @ufc @pedrorizzo_monalisa @alderglopes @fabionastri @brunofrazatto @minotauromma @minotouromma @rogeriocamoes @erivanboxer @ericksilvamma @mariebeltrame @rutecustodio #ufc #familia #teamnogueira #tamojunto"
Bigfoot Silva was pulling for Teixeira, too: "Vai Gloverrrrrrrrrrrrr..... Let's go"
Rashad Evans wished Anthony Johnson good luck: "Good luck to my brother @anthony_rumble tonight! The journey he has been on to make it back to the #UFC has inspired me! No matter how much negativity came his way he kept his head up and overcame. In the valley he grew and now he is where he dreamed! Be relentless about your dreams! #ufc172 #rumbletime#topofthefoodchain"
Michael Johnson was at the fights cheering for Rumble: "It's at @anthony_rumble time baby nothing but KOs!!!"
Luke Rockhold celebrates his win in the cage: "Half days feel good!"
Joseph Benavidez after his awesome win last night: "@joejitsu on his big win tonight at #UFC172"
Takanori Gomi thanks you for the support: ""Thank you to all my supporters, the people of Baltimore and my camp" Takanori Gomi #DontCallItAComeback"
Takanoru Gomi and Isaac Vallie-Flagg together after their fight: "Love the fight game"
Urijah Faber with Danny Castillo after Castillo's brutal KO victory over Charlie Brenneman: "Seems like yesterday, I recruited my HS buddy @lastcall155 over myspace to quit his day job & join #TAM 2007"
Danny Castillo thanks you for the support: "Gratitude will make a man do incredible things! Thanks to all that support me!!!"
Max Holloway is ready to get back home: "Bout to attack these flights with this guy @legacyhawaii fist stop phx!"
Max Holloway met Ray Lewis, too: "Look who I got to meet! #legit #raylewis"
Chris Beal celebrates his flying knee KO win: "#TUF Alum @RealDealCBeal earns the KO victory in his UFC debut w/ one of the sickest flying knees we have ever seen! #UFC172"
Chris Beal looks a little banged up but happy: "The @RealDealCBeal is the happiest man in Baltimore tonight with two injured hands. Congrats."
Chris Beal's fight morning breakfast: "My breakfast be game time"
When Phil Davis arrived: "Just arrived at the arena"
Team Alpha Male: "Left our mark in Baltimore, @memorytag video stickers to prove it! Ready to be home! @touchyfili @joejitsu @lastcall155 @duanebangcom"
Team Alpha Male backstage: "Just some buds beating dudes up. #TAM #BMT #ufc172 #ufcbaltimore #teambigdick"
Ottavia and Anthony Bourdain at the event: "@ufc 172 selfie!"
Jessamyn Duke waits backstage for her fight: "Ready for battle #ufc172 @jessamynduke #gunclub #dontplaywithguns"
Frankie Edgar watched the event with some of his friends in Atlantic City: "Great dinner with the fellas heading to the social at the Revel to watch @UFC #ufc172 stuntin in a @ohanalimo on the way there! @robdrake732 @elitewrestling @brianlubrano"
Jake Ellenberger backstage with Ray Lewis: "The Legend Ray Lewis #Baltimore #UFC172"
Andre Fili indulges after his fight: "#Eat1ForFili @touchyfili #UFC172"
I agree that Fili will come back strong: "This dude will be back stronger believe dat! First day at #teamalphamale he had an ankle monitor on now he's in the #ufc #Youngblood #futurechamp"
Isaac Vallie-Flagg after the fight: "Ambulance selfie"
Julie Kedzie was with the Jackson's boys:
Chuck Liddell took pics and signed autographs during the event: "Former light heavyweight champion and UFC hall of famer @theofficialchuckliddell spent the evening signing autographs and taking pictures with our VIP Fight Club members. #UFC172 #UFCVIP #ImScaredHomie"
This was my situation at the bar.: "Fight Night! #UFC172"
Kyle Noke watched and cheered on his fellow Jackson's MMA fighters: "Having a beer with my mate @hgreenwood3 and @dwilliams12_"
The AKA team found a way to watch Luke Rockhold's victory: "Watching @lukerockhold get that W thanks to @therealpunk with the boys waiting for Thomas to fight here in sac. Congrats brotha!"