VIDEO: Conor McGregor, Dana White, Khamzat Chimaev, and Other UFC Stars Celebrate Christmas in Style

Published 12/25/2021, 12:41 PM EST


Christmas has finally rolled around. Everyone is celebrating this day with their families or loved ones. On this occasion, UFC fighters from around the globe have been sharing their greetings and are giving wishes to their fans and the MMA community.

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From Conor McGregor to Khamzat Chimaev, everyone is sending their wishes. However, the style and method of conveying their emotions are different for everyone. UFC President Dana White shared a video of him eating something unique to celebrate this holiday.

In the following video, White pays homage to Will Ferrell’s movie ‘Elf’. In this process, he consumes ‘Buddy the Elf spaghetti’, which is a combination of spaghetti, marshmallows, some M&Ms, chocolate syrup, caramel syrup, and maple syrup. He claims in the spirit of Christmas the dish to be ‘actually not bad‘ and wishes everyone a Merry Christmas.

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While UFC on BT Sport humorously shared a video of Conor McGregor doing his iconic walk and captioned the video, “Walking to the Christmas Tree to open your presents like”

Talking about Conor, the former double division UFC champ, shared a bunch of pictures of the presents he bought for his children.

 

Other fighters also send their heartfelt messages

Fighters ranging from lightweight fighter Paddy Pimblett, UFC bantamweight champion Julianna Pena, current UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno to Colby Covington everyone shared their good wishes and greeted everyone “Merry Christmas” and “Feliz Navidad”.

One of the hottest names in UFC right now, welterweight Khamzat Chimaev did the same in his own way. He shared a picture of Belal Muhammad getting beaten by his last opponent, Chris Daukas, with a Santa face on.

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One fighter named Joshua Culibao shared wholesome news of him signing up with the UFC. He tweeted, “Christmas came a day early for me. Contract signed. See you guys soon @ufc”

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How are you celebrating your holidays? Let us know in the comment section below.

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Siddharth Negi

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Siddharth Negi is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. This English graduate, who has been following MMA and the culture surrounding the sport for almost four years, elected to fuse his degree and interest to provide fans with the background information beyond the fights. Negi believes that combining his vast knowledge and curiosity for every little fact of the sport with his love for language can bring a change to the reader’s point of view.

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