Each week we will take a look at each fighter on the cards social following on Twitter at the beginning of fight week and compare that number to the number of followers they have after fight night.

UFC Fight Night 119 was held on October 28, 2017, at Ginásio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo, Brazil.

Check out the social media stats for the event below.

UFC Fight Night 119 Social Media Stats
Top followers at the start of the week

  1. Lyoto Machida – 704,790
  2. Demian Maia – 526,686
  3. Jim Miller – 92,364
  4. Derek Brunson – 64,325
  5. John Lineker – 34,396

# of followers gained during the week

  1. Marlon Vera – 2,077
  2. Colby Covington – 1,215
  3. Lyoto Machida – 1,133
  4. John Lineker – 648
  5. Demian Maia – 549

% follower increase

  1. Marcelo Golm – 614.29%
  2. Colby Covington – 15.70%
  3. Marlon Vera – 12.97%
  4. Niko Price – 8.41%
  5. Jared Gordon – 6.42%

All-Time Stats
# of followers gained during the week (all time since UFC Fight Night 113)

  1. Jon Jones – 29,580 – UFC 214
  2. Darren Till – 10,758 – UFC Fight Night 118
  3. Daniel Cormier – 9,151 – UFC 214
  4. Valentina Shevchenko – 8.067 – UFC 215
  5. Demetrious Johnson – 5,913 – UFC 216
  6. Tony Ferguson – 5,491 – UFC 216
  7. Luke Rockhold – 4,928 – UFC Fight Night 116
  8. Donald Cerrone – 4,066 – UFC 214

% follower increase (all time since UFC Fight Night 113)

  1. Marcelo Golm – 614.29% – UFC Fight Night 119
  2. Galore Bofando – 393% – UFC Fight Night 113
  3. Ketlen Vieira – 156.76% – UFC 215
  4. Volkan Oezdemir – 156% – UFC 214
  5. Mads Burnell – 142.67% – UFC Fight Night 115
  6. Arjan Bhullar – 128.14% – UFC 215

Event Stats
# of followers gained during the week (all time since UFC Fight Night 113)

  1. UFC 214 – 61,905
  2. UFC 216 – 19,414
  3. UFC 215 – 16,724
  4. UFC Fight Night 118 – 15,311
  5. UFC Fight Night 113 – 10,694
  6. UFC on FOX 25 – 10,650
  7. UFC Fight Night 117 – 9,536
  8. UFC Fight Night 116 – 8,818
  9. UFC Fight Night 119 – 7.455 (This event)
  10. UFC Fight Night 114 – 7,098
  11. UFC Fight Night 115 – 5,287

Check out the social media stats for every event here

UFC Fight Night 113
UFC on FOX 25
UFC 214
UFC Fight Night 114
Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Special
UFC Fight Night 115
UFC 215
UFC Fight Night 116
UFC Fight Night 117
UFC 216
UFC Fight Night 118

Check out the full table below for each fighter on the card’s social media stats for UFC Fight Night 119.

NameTwitter HandleFollowers (Start of Week)Followers (End of Week)Number Increase% Increase
Derek Brunson@DerekBrunson64325647023770.59%
Lyoto Machida@lyotomachidafw70479070592311330.16%
Demian Maia@demianmaia5266865272355490.10%
Colby Covington@ColbyCovMMA77408955121515.70%
Pedro Munhoz@PedroMunhozmma29693029602.02%
Rob Font@RobSFont27292773441.61%
Francisco Trinaldo@Massarandubamma1997520030550.28%
Jim Miller@JimMiller_1559236492459950.10%
Thiago Santos@TMarretaMMA26572267521800.68%
Jack Hermansson@jackthejokermma20482103552.69%
John Lineker@johnlineker34396350446481.88%
Marlon Vera@chitoveraUFC1601918096207712.97%
Vicente Luque@VicenteLuqueMMA854186801391.63%
Niko Price@Nikohybridprice618670528.41%
Antônio Carlos Júnior@caradesapatojr865988962372.74%
Jack Marshman@jackmarshman1992689333650.70%
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos@ElizeuCapoeira14821564825.53%
Max Griffin@maxPAINmma14791540614.12%
Hacran Dias@Hacrandias79417961200.25%
Jared Gordon@JFlashGordonMMA197821051276.42%
Deiveson FigueiredoN.AN.AN.AN.AN.A
Jarred Brooks@The_monkeygod20992197984.67%
Christian ColomboN.AN.AN.AN.AN.A
Marcelo Golm@MarceloGolm1410086614.29%