UFC 205, Alvarez vs. McGregor: What fighters are saying on social media

Fighters are posting to social media ahead of UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor from the historic Madison Square Garden in New York.

Tonight, the UFC returns to New York for the first time in over 21 years with UFC 205: McGregor vs. Alvarez.

UFC 205 takes place at the historic Madison Square Garden in New York. In the main event, UFC featherweight champion Connor McGregor will take on UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez. This fight is especially significant because if McGregor wins, he’ll become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two titles at the same time.

Also on the card, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley faces karate specialist Stephen Thompson. Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will put her belt on the line against top contender Karolina Kowalkiewicz. In addition to the title fights, former middleweight champion Chris Weidman meets Olympic silver medalist Yoel Romero and former bantamweight champion Miesha Tate returns against Raquel Pennington.

Despite fighters’ busy schedules, it seems like they cannot get enough of sharing their experiences online. From those competing at the event to those simply following along with fans, fighters have been flooding social media with posts. But there’s no need to search through countless profiles across a variety of social media platforms. We’ve already done that for you! Scroll down for the best posts by fighters during the UFC 205 fight week leading right up to tonight’s big showdowns.

@raylongomma getting me ready for battle this week #ufc205

A photo posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on

I'm a fucking pimp, rocking all white Gucci mink, and without me, this whole fucking ship sink

A photo posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on

Weight cut begins with these two weirdos. @jyellin @clamsandjams

A photo posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on

Well @timkennedymma

A photo posted by Donald Cerrone (@cowboycerrone) on

We both Ready for #ufc205 @mcgregorufc #soldierofgod

A photo posted by Yoel Romero (@yoelromeromma) on

Just clowning a little

A video posted by Michael johnson (@menace155) on

Wind blows the hardest the closer you get to the mountain top.

A photo posted by Frankie Edgar (@frankieedgar) on

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