Urijah Faber remained unbeaten in non-title fights Saturday night at UFC on FOX 9, delighting the hometown Sacramento crowd with a submission victory over Michael McDonald.
And, showing just how popular of a fighter he is with not only fans by his fellow athletes, Twitter exploded after the guillotine victory by the captain of Team Alpha Male.
Wow impressive rd 2/finish for faber!!! #ufconfox
— Sarah Kaufman (@mmasarah) December 15, 2013
@UrijahFaber awesome brother!!! Congrats
— Chuck Liddell (@ChuckLiddell) December 15, 2013
Faber…starting to be like a fine wine. Better with age.
— Dave Sholler (@Sholler_UFC) December 15, 2013
So that just happened. What a moment for @UrijahFaber here in Sacramento. Dude is so elite.
— Jon Anik (@Jon_Anik) December 15, 2013
Awesome win by @UrijahFaber I'd like to see him as the champ one day. Guy deserves it!
— michael (@bisping) December 15, 2013
— Anthony Pettis (@Showtimepettis) December 15, 2013
— Roy Nelson (@roynelsonmma) December 15, 2013
BRA-f'n-VO @UrijahFaber awesome fight!!!!
— Brad Tavares (@BradTavares) December 15, 2013
Told ya it was going to be good! Faber looked good was a sick fight & finish
— Ross Pearson (@RossTheRealDeal) December 15, 2013
Oh wow !! What a performance by @UrijahFaber would love my rematch before he challenges for the tittle again!
— Raphael Assuncao (@RaphaAssuncao) December 15, 2013