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 Account, Kid Nate, Fraser Coffeen, Ben Thapa, T.P. Grant, Steph Daniels, Zane Simon, Mookie Alexander, Karim Zidan, David St. Martin, David Castillo, Connor Ruebusch, Tim Burke, Josh Samman
"All the time! I liked a guy who said while mounted "Hey did I tell you I saved on my car insurance with Geico" " -Big John McCarthy, on weird things two fighters say during a fight.
"I had to slap this guy " -Nick Diaz
"Att: fighters.A long packet u get when you sign multi-fight deals w/an org=contract. A 2pg document w/ur opponents name&date=bout agreement... I notice ppl holding up a paper saying "this is my contract for Invicta 14!" It's actually your bout agreement. :)" -Roxanne Modafferi
"Hey @UrijahFaber , I'd love to chat regarding the opening for Head Coach at Alpha Male. Heard Kampmann was departing... Cheers, Ebersole" -Brian Ebersole
"@glovertexeira great job saturday! All respect in the world brother.Don't listen to the nonsense. We will tangle soon bro. DC #washavingfun" -Daniel Cormier
"OSP is a super sweet, high performance automobile that gets really bad mileage and doesn't hold much gas. #UFCNashville" -Elias Theodorou
My Teammate @OfficialDurkin just had this pic rejected by Tinder.. http://t.co/V5lDiB497C pic.twitter.com/GHK3cww1mH— Chael Sonnen (@sonnench) August 3, 2015
"Airline Rep 1: Glasses off please sir
Me: (remove glasses)
Airline Rep 2: Are you sure you can fly w/ yr face looking like that?
Me: " -Patrick Cummins
"So... Reebok pays the ENTIRE UFC 200 million for 6 years and Adidas ONE DUDE $200 Million for 13 years. My head..." -Nate Quarry, reacting to James Harden getting an Adidas sponsorship.
"So @Reebok pulled @TimKennedyMMA jersey and yet @UFC won't cut Tim for what he said... Why is that? He just gets... "The call."" -Nate Quarry
"A fighter union is a good thing. A fighter union organized by people that lobby against our sport in New York is fucking laughable." -Josh Samman
Hey @lyotomachidafw I'm working on my technique. How would you say I'm doing? Piss poor or shooting near excellence. pic.twitter.com/XMpLS8WzPu— Tim Kennedy (@TimKennedyMMA) August 12, 2015
Old friends, new fights. @mmafa pic.twitter.com/TJn6j5lFkb— Jon Fitch (@jonfitchdotnet) August 12, 2015
"Why are you so sweaty?" "I was watching Cops." pic.twitter.com/G1iziLtPZ7— Josh Samman (@JoshSamman) August 12, 2015
Very cool piece @Chevrier_Sandra pic.twitter.com/g3kDeEsicp— Dana White (@danawhite) August 11, 2015
DON'T BE A DNB
The "Do be a DNB" shirt? pic.twitter.com/WIIFdAxUkE— E. Casey Leydon (@ekc) August 7, 2015
"Stop being a do nothing bitch! Let's do this for the FANS now (December 12) not later/ don't worry it will be your last fight!!@RondaRousey" -Cris Cyborg, who also responded to a few of Rousey's statements.
ON ROUSEY VS MAYWEATHER
August 11, 2015
THOMSON IS BACK
"Welcome back @THEREALPUNK #Reunited" -Scott Coker
"You've always done what you say you'll do. Trust is key. Thank u" -Josh Thomson
"0 × 0 = 0 which equals the amount of fucks I give about what Bellator is doing or who they are signing. #nofucksgivin" -Will Brooks
"Jump in line I've got plenty of ass whoopings to go around. #businessasusual" -Will Brooks
LAMAS VS SANCHEZ
Cheers to all my haters @RicardoLamasMMA this shots for you #respect #Monterey #MEXICO #tequila #VOLVERVOLVER pic.twitter.com/9kvclHlS2g— Diego Sanchez UFC (@DiegoSanchezUFC) August 9, 2015
"@DiegoSanchezUFC salud, see you in Monterrey! " -Ricardo Lamas
RESPONDING TO THE PUNK VS. PENDRED BEEF
"Don't forget to add... Who has made 50x what you will ever make. @CMPunk" -Ben Askren, replying to Pendred and what he sees in the mirror.
"Everyone in @CMPunk gym understands he is very wealthy from being an entertainer. We can learn something from him " -Ben Askren
"Like what? His success in another field isn't transferable." -Jonathan Snowden
"Success is a skill, if you had some you would understand! @CMPunk" -Ben Askren
"you are a McGregor Groupie and Goon. Shhhh!" -Tyron Woodley to Cathal Pendred.