UFC Fight Night 131 was held on June 1, 2018, at Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York.

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 social media stats for the event here.

TOP FOLLOWERS AT THE START OF THE WEEK

  1.  Jake Ellenberger – 111,179
  2. Nik Lentz – 28,131
  3. Ben Saunders – 28,128
  4. Marlon Moraes – 24,208
  5. Jessica Aguilar – 20,410

# OF FOLLOWERS GAINED DURING WEEK

  1.  Nathaniel Wood – 1,450
  2. Marlon Moraes – 646
  3. Gregor Gillespie – 513
  4. Jose Torres – 467
  5. Belal Muhammad – 444

% FOLLOWER INCREASE

  1. Nathaniel Wood – 28.90%
  2. Chance Rencountre – 24.51%
  3. Jose Torres – 20.30%
  4. Julio Arce – 16.98%
  5. Gregor Gillespie – 15.23%

ALL-TIME STATS
# OF FOLLOWERS GAINED DURING THE WEEK (2018 events)

  1. Khabib Nurmagomedov 35,430 – UFC 223
  2. Stipe Miocic 16,978 – UFC 220
  3. Sean O’Malley 14,915 – UFC 222
  4. Brian Ortega 13,765 – UFC 222
  5. Rose Namajunas 12,084 – UFC 223
  6. Al Iaquinta 8,484 – UFC 223
  7. Francis Ngannou 6,935 – UFC 220
  8. Darren Till – 6,739 – UFC Fight Night 130
  9. Daniel Cormier 6,547 – UFC 220
  10. Joanna Jędrzejczyk 6,316 – UFC 223
  11. Mackenzie Dern 5,569 – UFC 222

% FOLLOWER INCREASE (2018 events)

  1. Gillian Robertson – 1227.14% – UFC Fight Night 130
  2. Marcin Prachnio – 920.00% -UFC on FOX 28
  3. Israel Adesanya – 246.28% – UFC 221
  4. Ji Yeon Kim – 231.25% – UFC ON FOX 27
  5. Sean O’Malley – 198.07% – UFC 222
  6. Curtis Millender – 197.89% – UFC Fight Night 126
  7. Carlo Pedersoli Jr. – 186.02%  – UFC Fight Night 130
  8. Kyle Bochniak – 162.04% – UFC 223
  9. Manny Bermudez – 161.76% – UFC on FOX 28
  10. Magomed Ankalaev – 113.79% – UFC Fight Night 127
  11. Zabit Magomedsharipov – 111.21% – UFC 223
  12. Abdul Razak Alhassan – 105.98% – UFC 220

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

  1. UFC 223 – 78,737
  2. UFC 222 – 47,118
  3. UFC 220 – 35,412
  4. UFC 221 – 18,338
  5. UFC Fight Night 124 – 10,977
  6. UFC 224 – 10,699
  7. UFC ON FOX 28 – 8,507
  8. UFC Fight Night 129 – 8,378
  9. UFC Fight Night 126 – 7,004
  10. UFC Fight Night 127 – 5,793
  11. UFC Fight Night 131 – 5,360 – This event
  12. UFC on FOX 27 – 4,546

Check out the full social media stats for UFC Fight Night 131 below:

NameTwitter HandleFollowers (Start of Week)Followers (End of Week)Number Increase% Increase
Jimmie Rivera@JimmieRivera13515204154932891.90%
Marlon Moraes@MMARLONMORAES24208248546462.67%
Gregor Gillespie@gregor_the_gift3368388151315.23%
Vinc Pichel@FromHellPichel79337995620.78%
Walt Harris@thebigticket205401641621463.64%
Daniel Spitz0#DIV/0!
Jake Ellenberger@EllenbergerMMA111179111191120.01%
Ben Saunders@bensaundersMMA28128282371090.39%
Julio Arce@JArceTSMMA1673195728416.98%
Daniel Teymur0#DIV/0!
Gian Villante@GPVillante1430614382760.53%
Sam Alvey@smilensam11389116032141.88%
Sijara Eubanks@SarJnCharge162717491227.50%
Lauren Murphy@LaurenMurphyMMA86618708470.54%
Nik Lentz@NikLentz2813128153220.08%
David Teymur@DavidTeymur32023293912.84%
Belal Muhammad@bullyb170602964734447.36%
Chance Rencountre@BlackEagleMMA1021272524.51%
Desmond Green@predatortoon15741667935.91%
Gleison Tibau@GleisonTibauMMA139681397350.04%
Jessica Aguilar@jagatt2041020434240.12%
Jodie Esquibel@JodieEsquibel60646104400.66%
Johnny Eduardo@JohnnyEduardoN78197868490.63%
Nathaniel Wood@TheProspectMMA50176467145028.90%
Jarred Brooks@The_monkeygod284929791304.56%
Jose Torres@ShortyTorres1252300276746720.30%