UFC outside the octagon
You watch the fights, but this is what happens outside the cage with UFC fighters and personalities.
Tennis player Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia meets UFC fighter Joanna Jedrzejczyk of Poland at Crandon Park Tennis Center on March 26, 2017 in Key Biscayne, Florida.
From left, UFC fighter Khalil Rountree and former UFC light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin meet with Ricky Stenhouse Jr., driver of the #17 Fastenal Ford, prior to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 12, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Stephen Thompson, left, and Chris Weidman attend the Gotham Magazine Celebration of their Winter Issue at Megu New York on Dec. 5, 2016 in New York City.
Stephen Thompson, and Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach attend the Gotham Magazine Celebration of their Winter Issue featuring UFC fighters Weidman and Thompson on the cover at Megu New York on December 5, 2016.
PAIGE VANZANT & MARK BALLAS(Credit: ABC / Craig Sjodin)
MMA fighter Paige VanZant and Mark Ballas will twirl together this season.
Buffalo David Bitton Brand Ambassador Ronda Rousey attends the Buffalo David Bitton booth during Project Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on August 15, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UFC fighter Jon Jones trials a pair of Reebok ZPump Fusion shoes at Reebok's launch of the revolutionary new ZPump Fusion at Spring Studios on March 4, 2015 in New York City.
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 04: (L-R) UFC fighters Conor McGregor, Paige VanZant and Jon Jones attend Reebok's launch of the revolutionary new ZPump Fusion at Spring Studios on March 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Reebok)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 04: UFC fighter Conor McGregor tries on a pair of Reebok ZPump Fusion shoes at Reebok's launch of the revolutionary new ZPump Fusion at Spring Studios on March 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Reebok)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 14: Chris Weidman attends The Players' Tribune Launch Party - www.theplayerstribune.com at Canoe Studios on February 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Timothy Hiatt/Getty Images for The Players' Tribune)
Ronda Rousey and Swizz Beatz appear at Reebok and UFC Announce Long-Term Partnership at Industria Studios on December 2, 2014 in New York City.
Ring girl Arianny Celeste (R) and actress/model Melissa Riso (L) pose on arrival for the Los Angeles premiere of the film 'Manny', about world champion boxer Manny Pacquiao, in Hollywood, California on January 20, 2015. AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWNFREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
From left, director John Herzfeld, UFC fighter Urijah Faber and actor Sylvester Stallone attend the premiere of Millennium Entertainment's "Reach Me" at the Chinese 6 Theaters Hollywood on November 18, 2014 in Hollywood
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 23: UFC fighter Ronda Rousey and photographer Brian Bowen Smith attend the Brian Bowen Smith WILDLIFE show hosted by Casamigos Tequila at De Re Gallery on October 23, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for De Re Gallery)
Chris Weidman at Baldwin pep rally(Credit: Baldwin School District)
UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman, a 2002 Baldwin High School graduate, visits with students at his alma mater on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, after making a surprise appearance during a homecoming pep rally.
LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 10: (L-R) Mixed martial artist Anthony Pettis, Eddie Gordon and Kevin Lee appear during the Grey Goose Le Melon Fruit of Kings party at XS The Nightclub at Encore Las Vegas at on July 10, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images for UrbanDaddy)
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 25: UFC Fighter James Te Huna demonstrates his ball skills during a New Zealand Warriors NRL training session at Mt Smart Stadium on June 25, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Jason Oxenham/Getty Images)
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 25: From left - Charles Gubb of the Warriors, UFC Fighter James Te Huna, Nathaniel Peteru of the Warriors and Feleti Mateo of the Warriors pose before a New Zealand Warriors NRL training session at Mt Smart Stadium on June 25, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Jason Oxenham/Getty Images)
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 24: UFC fighter James Te Huna (L) accepts the taiaha from Edz Eramiha after a traditional maori welcome at Te Wero Bridge on June 24, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. Fighters were welcomed to Auckland ahead of the UFC fight night on June 28 at Vector Arena. (Photo by Fiona Goodall/Getty Images)
Member of the cast of "The Expendables 3", Australian actor Mel Gibson (L) poses with US actress Ronda Rousey on the red carpet during the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 18, 2014. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLIALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
(From L) US actor Kelsey Grammer, Austrian-born US actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, US actress Ronda Rousey and US actor Sylvester Stallone pose during a photocall for the film "The Expendables 3" at the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 18, 2014. AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCELOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images
UFC Fighter Dan Henderson and girlfriend Rachel Malter attend the 2014 ATA Trade Show Party sponsored by F3 Entertainment at Margaritaville on Jan. 7, 2014 in Nashville, Tenn.
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 06: (L-R) World Poker Tour commentator Mike Sexton, Monster Inc. Founder and CEO Noel Lee, former NBA player Shaquille O'Neal, actor/media personality Nick Cannon and mixed martial artist and UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis pose after a Monster press event at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the 2014 International CES on January 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs from January 7-10 and is expected to feature 3,200 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 06: Mixed martial artist and UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis wears Monster Octagon headphones after it was announced they were the official headphones of the UFC as he speaks at a Monster Inc. press event at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the 2014 International CES on January 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs from January 7-10 and is expected to feature 3,200 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 27: UFC President Dana White arrives at the premiere of Beacher's Madhouse Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on December 27, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Here's @gpvillante at the gym with Weidman for #ufc168
UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman and trainer Ray Longo pose for a photo. (Dec. 12, 2013)
UFC fighter Georges St. Pierre gestures as he announces a pause in his fighting career on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, during a news conference in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jacques Boissinot)
Reigning UFC MMA bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, left, from San Diego, and interim bantamweight champion Renan Barao, right, from Rio de Janeiro, pose for photos after a news conference in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The UFC was in New York to kick off promotion for its Super Bowl weekend show but the occasion is as close as the MMA's leading promotion will get to the Big Apple as New York continues to grapple over whether or not to allow fights in the state. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Featherweight UFC MMA fighter Ricardo "The Bully" Lamas, from Chicago, answers a question during an interview in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The UFC was in New York to kick off promotion for its Super Bowl weekend show in Newark, N.J., but the occasion is as close as the MMA's leading promotion will get to the Big Apple as New York continues to grapple over whether or not to allow fights in the state. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
OWINGS MILLS, MD - NOVEMBER 13: UFC fighter Jon Jones (L) jokes around with his brother defensive end Arthur Jones #97 of the Baltimore Ravens during a news conference at the teams training facility November 13, 2013 in Owings Mills, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
STATE COLLEGE, PA - NOVEMBER 07: UFC light heavyweight fighter Phil Davis works out with Penn State wrestling coaches during the '20 days to UFC 167' media tour at the Lorenzo Wrestling Complex on the campus of Penn State University on November 7, 2013 in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
UFC welterweight Johny Hendricks after a workout at Velociti Fitness in Pantego, Texas, as he trains for his title shot against Georges St-Pierre at UFC 167 in November. (Oct. 28, 2013)
UFC welterweight champion Georges St.-Pierre takes a break during training on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 in Montreal for his upcoming fight against Johnny Hendricks. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)
How 'bout a little BJ Penn in New Hyde Park today for you? #newsdaysports @ufc
UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez poses for a portrait during his media day workout at American Kickboxing Academy on Oct. 10, 2013 in San Jose, California.
Baldwin's Chris Weidman making a UFC fan happy at an autograph signing in NYC. #newsdaysports
UFC fighter Jon Jones throws out the first pitch before the Yankees play against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Sept. 18, 2013)
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 22: Actress Ziyi Zhang (L) and actor/UFC fighter Cung Le arrive at a screening of The Weinstein Company's "The Grandmaster" at the Arclight Theatre on August 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Chris Weidman, the newly crowned UFC Middleweight World Champion, poses at the Coral House in Baldwin, where Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano proclaimed the day Chris Weidman Day. (July 17, 2013)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 27: (L-R) ESPN analyst, former NBA player and pageant judge Jay Williams, co-host of "The Daily Buzz" and pageant judge Lance Smith, former NFL player and pageant judge Terrell Owens, television personality and pageant judge Audrina Patridge, Marissa Raisor of Newport, Kentucky, Miss USA 2003 and pageant judge Susie Castillo, model and pageant judge Cynthia Bailey, U.S. Army Lt. Col. and member of the Green Berets and pageant judge Jason Amerine, UFC Hall of Fame member and pageant judge Chuck Liddell, mixed martial artist and pageant host Chael Sonnen and UFC Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer pose onstage after Raisor was crowned Miss Hooters International 2013 at the 17th annual Hooters International Swimsuit Pageant at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on June 27, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 12: Anderson Silva arrives for a press conference for UFC 162 at X-Gym on June 12, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
In this photo provided by Benoit Photo, former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Chuck Liddell, left, and Brad Penny, former major league starting pitcher, pose with jockey Tyler Baze, Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. Penny's homebred Tribal Syn, a 3-year-old California-bred filly by Tribal Rule, readied for her career debut in the sixth race with jockey Baze, aboard. Penny owns the filly's dam, Synnin and Grinnin. (Tribal Syn was in contention to the far turn going six furlongs and tired to finish last). (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)
UFC lightweight contender Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone poses at Jackson's Mixed Martial Arts & Fitness Academy in Albuquerque, N.M. (April 8, 2013)
Former UFC fighter Randy Couture at the 2013 Maxim Hot 100 Party at Vanguard in Los Angeles. (May 15, 2013)
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Rich Franklin (L) and current lightweight champion Benson Henderson pose during the launch and press conference ahead of Sony Six India's Premier Sports channel ‘UFC’ television programme in Mumbai late September 12, 2012. AFP PHOTO/STRSTRDEL/AFP/GettyImages
Fighter Anderson Silva, from Brazil, left, and members of his team throw up a fan during the UFC Rio 3 open workouts in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012. Silva will face Stephan Bonnar, of the U.S., on Oct. 13 at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the organization's third event in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey attends the 2013 Fox Sports Media Group Upfront after party at Roseland Ballroom in Manhattan. (March 5, 2013)