UFC on Fox 27 was held on January 27, 2018, at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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. Ronaldo Souza – 110,537
  2. Derek Brunson – 65,885
  3. Randa Markos – 50,992
  4. Bobby Green – 30,860
  5. Dennis Bermudez – 30,374

# OF FOLLOWERS GAINED DURING WEEK

  1. Ronaldo Souza – 1,075
  2. Gregor Gillespie – 492
  3. Randa Markos – 409
  4. Katlyn Chookagian – 280
  5. Derek Brunson – 279

% FOLLOWER INCREASE

  1. Ji Yeon Kim – 231.25%
  2. Cory Sandhagen – 105.59%
  3. Gregor Gillespie – 19.36%
  4. Mara Romero Borella – 11.74%
  5. Niko Price – 11.19%

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. Stipe Miocic – 16,978 – UFC 220
  4. Rose Namajunas – 11,194 – UFC 217
  5. Darren Till – 10,758 – UFC Fight Night 118
  6. Daniel Cormier – 9,151 – UFC 214
  7. Valentina Shevchenko – 8.067 – UFC 215
  8. Cody Garbrandt – 7,207 – UFC 217
  9. Francis Ngannou – 7,163 – UFC 218
  10. Francis Ngannou – 6,935 – UFC 220
  11. Khabib Nurmagomedov – 6,773 – UFC 219
  12. Daniel Cormier – 6,547 – UFC 220
  13. Demetrious Johnson – 5,913 – UFC 216
  14. Tony Ferguson – 5,491 – UFC 216
  15. Holly Holm – 4,999 – UFC 219
  16. Luke Rockhold – 4,928 – UFC Fight Night 116
  17. 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. Ji Yeon Kim – 231.25% – UFC on FOX 27 (This event)
  5. Tai Tuivasa – 189.14% – UFC Fight Night 121
  6. Ketlen Vieira – 156.76% – UFC 215
  7. Volkan Oezdemir – 156% – UFC 214
  8. Nicco Montano – 148.14% – The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale
  9. Mads Burnell – 142.67% – UFC Fight Night 115
  10. 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 220 – 16,978
  7. UFC 215 – 16,724
  8. UFC Fight Night 118 – 15,311
  9. The Ultimate Fighter 26 – 11,876
  10. UFC Fight Night 124 – 10,997
  11. UFC Fight Night 113 – 10,694
  12. UFC on FOX 25 – 10,650
  13. UFC on FOX 26- 10,613
  14. The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale – 9,567
  15. UFC Fight Night 117 – 9,536
  16. UFC Fight Night 121 – 9,171
  17. UFC Fight Night 116 – 8,818
  18. UFC Fight Night 120 – 7,159
  19. UFC Fight Night 114 – 7,098
  20. UFC Fight Night 123 – 6,940
  21. UFC Fight Night 122 – 5,820
  22. UFC Fight Night 115 – 5,287
  23. UFC on FOX 27 – 4,546 – This event

NameTwitter HandleFollowers at start of weekFollowers at end of weekNumber IncreasePercentage Increase
Ronaldo Souza@JacareMMA11053711161210750.97%
Derek Brunson@DerekBrunson65885661642790.42%
Dennis Bermudez@MenaceBermudez30374304901160.38%
Andre Fili@TouchyFili15221154762551.68%
Jordan Rinaldi@JordanRinaldi147415801067.19%
Gregor Gillespie@gregor_the_gift2541303349219.36%
Drew Dober@DrewDober511552341192.33%
Frank Camacho@crankeffect323633671314.05%
Bobby Green@BobbyKGreen30860309791190.39%
Erik Koch@NEWBREED042984329934910.30%
Mirsad Bektić@MirsadBekticMMA634065422023.19%
Godofredo Pepey@Pepey1084798503240.28%
Katlyn Chookagian@blondefighter743277122803.77%
Mara Romero Borella@maramaravillarb1022114212011.74%
Randa Markos@randamma50992514014090.80%
Juliana Lima@juthaimma1712317201780.46%
Justine Kish@JustineKish1124411312680.60%
Ji Yeon Kim@beautyyoni3210674231.25%
Vinc Pichel@FromHellPichel737575131381.87%
Joaquim Silva@NettoBJJ11061163575.15%
Niko Price@Nikohybridprice6887657711.19%
George Sullivan@Sullivan_UFC19181947291.51%
Austin Arnett@AustinArnettMMA386423379.59%
Cory Sandhagen@cors_life161331170105.59%