In recent years, Twitter has become one of the best places for fans to stay connected to the lives of UFC fighters. Recently, the UFC even recognized the importance of Twitter by announcing that it would hand out bonuses to the fighters who could attract the most followers and create the most creative tweets.
While some of the fighters on this list will come as no surprise, the order in which those fighters fall may bewilder at times. As you will see, mainstream fame and success inside the Octagon does not always guarantee a large following on Twitter.
Here are the 40 most followed UFC fighters on Twitter.