UFC Fight Night 124 was held on January 14, 2, 18 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri.

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.

Check out the stats below.

TOP FOLLOWERS AT THE START OF THE WEEK

  1. Vitor Belfort – 1,564,222
  2. Paige VanZant– 275,425
  3. Thiago Alves – 107,000
  4. Uriah Hall – 75,222
  5. Jessica Eye – 71,195

# OF FOLLOWERS GAINED DURING WEEK

  1. Paige VanZant – 3,838
  2. Jessica-Rose Clark– 1,420
  3. Jeremy Stephens – 746
  4. Emil Weber Meek– 669
  5. Kamaru Usman – 623

% FOLLOWER INCREASE

  1. Talita Bernardo– 27.68%
  2. Mads Burnell – 23.58%
  3. Jessica-Rose Clark 19.58%
  4. Kalindra Faria – 15.88%
  5. Matt Frevola – 13.88%

ALL-TIME STATS
# OF FOLLOWERS GAINED DURING THE SHOW (ALL TIME SINCE UFC FIGHT NIGHT 113)

  1. Jon Jones – 29,580 – UFC 214
  2. Georges St Pierre – 17,810 – UFC 217
  3. Rose Namajunas – 11,194 – UFC 217
  4. Darren Till – 10,758 – UFC Fight Night 118
  5. Daniel Cormier – 9,151 – UFC 214
  6. Valentina Shevchenko – 8.067 – UFC 215
  7. Cody Garbrandt – 7,207 – UFC 217
  8. Francis Ngannou – 7,163 – UFC 218
  9. Khabib Nurmagomedov – 6,773 – UFC 219
  10. Demetrious Johnson – 5,913 – UFC 216
  11. Tony Ferguson – 5,491 – UFC 216
  12. Holly Holm – 4,999 – UFC 219
  13. Luke Rockhold – 4,928 – UFC Fight Night 116
  14. T.J. Dillashaw – 4,719 – UFC 217

% FOLLOWER INCREASE (ALL TIME SINCE UFC FIGHT NIGHT 113)

  1. Nicco Montano – 658.44% – The Ultimate Fighter 26 Show
  2. Galore Bofando – 393% – UFC Fight Night 113
  3. Montana Stewart – 276.96% – The Ultimate Fighter 26 Show
  4. Tai Tuivasa – 189.14% – UFC Fight Night 121
  5. Ketlen Vieira – 156.76% – UFC 215
  6. Volkan Oezdemir – 156% – UFC 214
  7. Nicco Montano – 148.14% – The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale
  8. Mads Burnell – 142.67% – UFC Fight Night 115
  9. Nadia Kassem – 139.65% – UFC Fight Night 121

EVENT STATS
# OF FOLLOWERS GAINED DURING THE WEEK (ALL TIME SINCE UFC FIGHT NIGHT 113)

  1. UFC 214 – 61,905
  2. UFC 217 – 59,647
  3. UFC 218 – 27,767
  4. UFC 219 – 20,524
  5. UFC 216 – 19,414
  6. UFC 215 – 16,724
  7. UFC Fight Night 118 – 15,311
  8. The Ultimate Fighter 26 – 11,876
  9. UFC Fight Night 124 – 10,997  – This event
  10. UFC Fight Night 113 – 10,694
  11. UFC on FOX 25 – 10,650
  12. UFC on FOX 26- 10,613
  13. The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale – 9,567
  14. UFC Fight Night 117 – 9,536
  15. UFC Fight Night 121 – 9,171
  16. UFC Fight Night 116 – 8,818
  17. UFC Fight Night 120 – 7,159
  18. UFC Fight Night 114 – 7,098
  19. UFC Fight Night 123 – 6,940
  20. UFC Fight Night 122 – 5,820
  21. UFC Fight Night 115 – 5,287

#EVENT NAMEFIGHTER NAMETWITTER HANDLEFOLLOWERS AT START OF FIGHT WEEKFOLLOWERS AT END OF FIGHT WEEKNUMBER INCREASEPERCENTAGE INCREASE
1UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Jeremy Stephens@LiLHeathenMMA50075508217460.0148976535197
2UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Doo Ho Choi@KoreanSuperBoy711891124695780.0486081910689
3UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Uriah Hall@UriahHallMMA75222756514290.00570311876845
4UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Vitor Belfort@vitorbelfort156422215646804580.000292797313936
5UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Paige VanZant@PaigeVanzantUFC27542527926338380.0139348279931
6UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Jessica-Rose Clark@missjessyjess7253867314200.195781056115
7UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Kamaru Usman@USMAN84kg11768123916230.0529401767505
8UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Emil Weber Meek@emilvalhalla10774114436690.0620939298311
9UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Darren Elkins@DarrenElkinsMMA12833131473140.0244681680044
10UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Michael Johnson@FollowTheMenace49986502212350.00470131636858
11UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124James Krause@TheJamesKrause13372135061340.0100209392761
12UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Alex White@Alex_White_14510511089380.0361560418649
13UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Matt Frevola@MattFre16317361440.13880126183
14UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Marco Polo ReyesN.AN.AN.AN.A
15UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Thiago Alves@ThiagoAlvesATT107000107030300.000280373831776
16UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Zak Cummings@ZakCummings76347731970.0127063138591
17UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Kalindra Faria@KalindraFariaBR548635870.158759124088
18UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Jessica Eye@jessicaevileye70985711952100.00295837148693
19UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Talita Bernardo@Talita_MMA224286620.276785714286
20UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Irene Aldana@IreneAldana_11425119965710.0499781181619
21UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Danielle Taylor@DynamiteTaylor115411608670.0434782608696
22UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124JJ Aldrich@JJAldrich1478348961130.0236253397449
23UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Mike Santiago@MSantiagomma317347300.0946372239748
24UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Mads Burnell@Burnellmma229283540.235807860262
25UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Kyung Ho KangN.AN.AN.AN.A
26UFC FIGHT NIGHT 124Guido Cannetti@ninjacannetti507452041300.0256208119827