Article

Tweets of the Week - 8/27

A look at the best tweets from the world of UFC. Follow @ufc, the list of official UFC/WEC accounts, and the list of official fighters to keep up with these guys.

No Respect|
Movie ticket guy hears us talking about 118 and ask if we are coming in for it. I say I'm fighting on it and he goes "yea sure..." doh!  -Joe Lauzon 

Boston guy "i want lauzon to win, who is he fighting again?" my reply "ME" “  -Gabe Ruediger

Oh Snap! It’s ON!
Just saw Cake-Zilla. He likes the shirts. I can tell because he goes "nice shirrrrts..." #UFC #UFC118  -Joe Lauzon 

Just saw creepy joe. I want to punch him already. Is it Saturday yet?   -Gabe Ruediger 

“Godzirra: http://j-lau.com/8r #ufc #ufc118 #movie”  -Joe Lauzon

Bean Town Beat Down! 
Boston bound!!!!!!  -Bart Palaszewski

“Man the Boston fans are out in full force! We appreciate the support”  -Gerald Harris

“Love my fans!! Love Boston & the support & motivation they give me. Living my dream, very thankful”  -Kenny Florian

Bromance Brewing
“@aaronsimpson you look chubby in your twitter pic”  -Ryan Bader

“@ryanbader you look like an a-hole in yours”  -Aaron Simpson
 
“You're wrong @ryanbader... @aaronsimpson looks cute :) “  -Kyle Kingsbury

Date with Varner
“Going to RA to eat sushi then going to Zuma for a breast cancer benefit where I'll be getting auctioned off to some lucky lady”  -Jamie Varner

The Softer Side of Bones
@Verafied Brandon I am sorry you are not satisfied with your performance. Maybe we can get together and spar sometime. Respect!  -Jon Bones Jones

Guns & Muscle Cars? Is Dan really an American?
 “I am now the proud owner of a 1928 Thompson Submachine gun.”  -Dan Hardy

Better Striking, Too
“I have been playing a lot of Golf. I think I could love that game and I am a little less scandalous than Tiger Woods...”  -Shane Carwin

New Janitor on Staff
“Just signed new 4 fight deal with the UFC. Looking forward to the next fight!”  -Vladimir Matyushenko

Vocab Lessons
"Haters can osculate my posterior, Yes, I learned a new word for kiss"  -Michael Bisping

Born to Do
“My nature is to keep on keepin on. To never give up, be awesome, to make an impression on all those that cross my path.”  -Miguel Angel Torres

Food Issues
“I love sushi”  -Phil Baroni

“Dieting is just starting to get hard. The cravings are always something odd. This time around I have been craving perrogies.” -Kyle Kingsbury

“@philbaroni word, getting fat, happy and motivated!” -Tyson Griffin

“Need to stop eating or I wont fit into my tux.” -Jon Fitch
 
“I just come home to a nice warm bowl of spaghetti, my wife is awesome. -Duane Ludwig

Fan Love
“I appreciate all of the fans that are behind me in my career. You guys give help me train harder with your words of encouragement.” -Cain Velasquez
 

Sunday, September 28
4AM
CEST
Las Vegas, Nevada

Media

Recent
The Rankings Report is a new weekly UFC.com series that gives you, the fans, a more in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week Matt Parrino and Forrest Griffin discuss the latest movement, including Mark Hunt and Myles Jury.
Sep 23, 2014
Conor McGregor makes himself at home in Las Vegas, joining UFC president Dana White to watch Mark Hunt’s KO of Roy Nelson live from Tokyo. Dustin Poirier wraps up a successful training camp in South Florida.
Sep 23, 2014
Lisa Ellis prepares for her rematch against former Invicta FC champion Jessica Penne in episode three of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned.
Sep 23, 2014
Check in with Team Pettis fighter Jessica Penne as she prepares to take the Octagon on Wednesday against former Invicta FC foe Lisa Ellis on an all-new episode of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned.
Sep 23, 2014