The life of a professional fighter isn't all glitz and glamour.
As if getting punched, kicked, kneed, choked and twisted into a pretzel on a regular basis isn't enough, fighters attract a general wackiness that makes their lives, well, interesting.
To commemorate these day-to-day hardships, slip-ups, pranks, and more, we bring you "The Weekly Grind."
ass cheeks got me looking like fester from uncle fester quest nes game pic.twitter.com/5qpQ9d1sxA— Demetrious Johnson (@MightyMouseUFC) May 23, 2016
@ufc thanks for remembering mine last Sunday— Tom Lawlor (@FilthyTomLawlor) May 22, 2016
Caught this out by the pool! pic.twitter.com/jRUiJw6d6T— Sage Northcutt (@sagenorthcutt) May 23, 2016
O que foi isso @SertanejoUFC ? pic.twitter.com/YCKPaUNjlG— Bruno Massami (@BrMassami) May 27, 2016
These guys are seriously making me go outside and wave to people wearing my belt. It's pretty awesome. pic.twitter.com/X6ZB9kONbj— Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocicufc) May 25, 2016
I'm not joking you guys pic.twitter.com/3ruRLBwZ4M— Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocicufc) May 25, 2016
Beach life. pic.twitter.com/xS3mdukIUK— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) May 27, 2016
Photobomb w/my boy @BryanCaraway! Gonna say he didnt want to look at me or say thanks for wishing him luck on Sunday pic.twitter.com/dfMmU3jlGq— Aljamain Sterling (@FunkMaster_UFC) May 26, 2016
I had a BLAST speaking at @JoeGibbsRacing about #FightForTheForgotten & watching my first @NASCAR race pic.twitter.com/UlNdMmfo5V— Justin Wren MMA (@TheBigPygmy) May 26, 2016
I've never had to ice a tattoo before but my collar bone is on fire!— Dan Hardy (@danhardymma) May 24, 2016
Not even a day has passed and I'm already thinking about new tattoos. How did I forget the pain so quickly! #SuckerForPunishment— Dan Hardy (@danhardymma) May 26, 2016
Training in LA for a couple of days! En el Wild Card Gym entrenando con @Freddieroach @jcchavezjr1 y Mr.@Jcchavez115 pic.twitter.com/wQSDfTy5hI— Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) May 26, 2016
How do you follow this up in the action? HOW? #EFN48 https://t.co/Jkf061Mciu— UFC Fight Pass (@UFCFightPass) May 26, 2016
I didn't know I was in this video lol pic.twitter.com/XTKXZw42Dp— Derrick Lewis (@Thebeast_ufc) May 25, 2016
Messages like this from youse guys really hit home #thankyou pic.twitter.com/sYez0FI9KZ— Robert Whiteford (@Flyinjudoka) May 25, 2016
Cabeloooo bom! Final do treino de #muaythai com @tyler_wombles aprendendo muito. obrigado professor. Simplesmente pingando Cabelo maravilhoso, mas o importante é ser feliz. Acordar 6:30am virou rotina Bom dia people. -------------------------------------------------- Beautiful hair after insane trainning. Final #muaythai training with @tyler_wombles, I'm learning a lot, my kicks every day better, thank you coach. Simply sweating Hair wonderful, but the important thing is to be happy. 6:30 am wake become routine #teamgabigarcia #gabigarcia #bjj #jiujitsu #bjjgirls #mmajp #rizin #rizinff #classicteam
Doing some @joerogan things always been a big fan of him if you need me @ufc I'm down to do it only in Russian pic.twitter.com/7rXvIIZGWI— Ruslan Magomedov (@MagomedovUFC) May 24, 2016
This dude was doing way too much #HoldTheDoor pic.twitter.com/hdPAQLT9Ge— Phil Davis (@PhilMrWonderful) May 24, 2016
This has been a wild ride through Italy. I'm so honored to have such great friends and fans help me get back to doing what I love. Thank you— MAYHEM MILLER OF MMI (@mayhemmiller) May 22, 2016
Great honour to receive my Brown Belt today from my coach @firas_zahabi big thanks to all my training partners and coaches for making me become a better fighter and martial artist. Special thanks to @gordonlovesjiujitsu and @danaherjohn for there advice and instruction. I should've tied my belt properly tho lol! @scramblebrandofficial #tristargym #zahabimma #jiujitsu #grappling #scramble #ufc #mma
Reason number #651 why Australia is cool. A goanna just chillin on the side of a house. pic.twitter.com/jGwl08HEXf— Kyle Noke (@KyleNoke) May 28, 2016