Following his UFC Fight Night 135 loss to Bryan Barberena on Saturday, Jake “The Juggernaut” Ellenberger announced his retirement from fight. After the 47-fight veteran left his gloves inside the Octagon, fighters reacted to Ellenberger’s announcement on social media.
Congrats on a great career @EllenbergerMMA ??
— Cub Swanson (@CubSwanson) August 26, 2018
Respect to @EllenbergerMMA happy to have shared the cage with you even though you whooped my ass
— Matt Brown (@IamTheImmortal) August 26, 2018
— Dennis Bermudez (@MenaceBermudez) August 26, 2018
— KAMARU USMAN (@USMAN84kg) August 26, 2018
— Alan Jouban (@AlanJouban) August 26, 2018
Congrats @EllenbergerMMA for a great career. Good luck on this new journey.
— Rafael dos Anjos (@RdosAnjosMMA) August 26, 2018
— Lando Vannata (@GroovyLando) August 26, 2018
Much love to @EllenbergerMMA it’s been a pleasure watching you fight over the years. ???
— Tatiana Suarez (@TSPMMA115) August 26, 2018
Hey @EllenbergerMMA you are a warrior brother. Thank you for your fights and a few times that we shared the same matts at reign training center. Best of of luck with whatever you do.
— Siyar The Great (@Siyarized) August 26, 2018
Always liked Jake “the Juggernaut” Ellenberger and had a soft spot for him in my Canadian heart. Nothing but respect for a fellow fighter who’s had a great career. Congrats, @EllenbergerMMA, and thank you. ??? #UFCLincoln pic.twitter.com/fuMjkDSSUi
— The Mane Event™ (@EliasTheodorou) August 26, 2018
46 pro fights. 21 inside the Octagon.
— UFC (@ufc) August 26, 2018