Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
In an individual competition in which nearly every athlete is chasing the same goal of financial success and championship glory, it’s important for fighters to provide insight into their lives in order to connect with fans and gain followings.
Although the life of a fighter often can be mundane and repetitive, there still are moments of interest that take place outside the cage, ring or training room. Here are some of the most interesting of those occurrences from the past week.
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The crowd gets crazy at UFC 234
- Jim Crute sees both sides of Sam Alvey's argument after controversial UFC 234 loss
- Montana De La Rosa ready for bigger checks and Paige VanZant after UFC 234
- Despite disappointment with UFC 234 win over Yahya, Ricky Simon aiming for top 10
Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
Read the full article here: MMA's week out of the cage: UFC 234 shoeys with 'Cowboy' Cerrone and Tai Tuivasa