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."
When your manager emails Joe Silva:— Shane Carwin (@ShaneCarwin) July 27, 2016
I'm ready to @ufc
Just dropped my baby sis off at the airport. I'm lightweight emotional right now. Gonna go eat something.— Andre Fili (@TouchyFili) July 27, 2016
So much fun not being able to sleep when cutting weight. It's sacrifice kids— Ian McCall (@Unclecreepymma) July 29, 2016
Mid day photoshoot with myself pic.twitter.com/TgYO3wvfF7— Paige VanZant (@PaigeVanzantUFC) July 30, 2016
Out having fun mudding pic.twitter.com/mDgEDjEjHN— Sage Northcutt (@sagenorthcutt) July 29, 2016
I ❤️ @Cowboycerrone !!!— Julie Kedzie (@julesk_fighter) July 30, 2016
Got myself a Z06 and GT-R Killer pic.twitter.com/3AULyn5f3h— Sage Northcutt (@sagenorthcutt) July 27, 2016
@Amanda_Leoa Present?! To fix YOUR clothes! Just like the pans and Vaccume were a present too I assume?!— Nina Ansaroff (@NinaAnsaroff) July 26, 2016
Some fun drills, great for foot work and hand, eye coordination. pic.twitter.com/zrWuveW9OL— Andrea Lee (@AndreaKGBLee) July 29, 2016
Aldo ran from a fight with me and playing it safe. He needs his boy Barao's heart & chin.— Jeremy Stephens (@LiLHeathenMMA) July 28, 2016
So... Who's head do you want me to crack next?
Bahahahahahaha you're an idiot don't act like no one is getting tested you must be worried https://t.co/C3xJBDgEji— U R I A H H A L L (@UriahHallMMA) July 29, 2016