Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums, and – perhaps most importantly – social-media platforms.
Fighters interact with fans, each other and many more through the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, which helps outsiders get a deeper look into the minds of the athletes.
Following Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 19 in Las Vegas, several of the winning and losing fighters, along with their coaches, training partners or family members, took to social media to react to the event or share a message with supporters.
Check out some of those reactions.
The defeated: Jose Quinonez
The defeated: John Allan
The defeated: Justin Jaynes
The defeated: Jack Hermansson
The victorious: Ilia Topuria
The victorious: Louis Smolka
The victorious: Jordan Leavitt
The victorious: Roman Dolidze
The victorious: Gabriel Benitez
The victorious: Jamahal Hill
The victorious: Marvin Vettori
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