MMA's week out of the cage: When 4/20 and Easter fall on the same weekend

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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4/20 celebrations

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πŸ‚#keepthatsameenergy πŸƒ

A post shared by Israel Adesanya (@stylebender) on Apr 20, 2019 at 2:56pm PDT

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At the Snoop Dogg show with My boy @snoopdogg

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Easter 2019

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Happy Easter everyone

A post shared by Dana White (@danawhite) on Apr 21, 2019 at 10:42am PDT

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Happy Easter everyone πŸ‡ Feliz PΓ‘scoa a todos! 🐣

A post shared by CG (@claudiagadelha) on Apr 21, 2019 at 7:49am PDT

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Happy Easter:)

A post shared by Tim DirtyBird Means (@timdirtybird) on Apr 21, 2019 at 10:06am PDT

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Happy Easter! Hope everyone has a great day!

A post shared by Ricky Bandejas (@rickybandejas) on Apr 21, 2019 at 10:55am PDT

Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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