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UFC Fighter Shows Support For Marriage Equality While Stripping Down To His Underwear

There are allies and then there are allies.

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Kyle "Kingsbu" Kingsbury, 205 lbs of MMA fighting power, was victorious before he even stepped into the ring last Friday in San Jose, California.

Stripping down for the official weigh-in on FOX 12, Kingsbury showed his support for the LGBT community right where everyone could see it – with a pair of "legalize gay" underwear.

I'm not sure how wrestling works, but I think this counts as a KO?

A take down? A pin? A win for underwear all over the world, certainly.

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Coming off a two-year absence from the ring, the light heavyweight UFC fighter lost his fight to Patrick Cummins.

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Not that it matters, he clearly already won.

Importance 2 choose hard to miss spot 4 your msg! UFC's Kyle Kingsbury shows support for gay rights.Go @Kingsbu #mma

Oleg Jelezniakov@OJny74

Importance 2 choose hard to miss spot 4 your msg! UFC's Kyle Kingsbury shows support for gay rights.Go @Kingsbu 👍#mma

9:36 AM - 26 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Kingsbury announced his retirement from MMA following the loss: "That was definitely my last fight. I told everyone I didn’t want to be a .500 fighter and so enough was enough. It didn’t make sense to get beat up anymore."

Kyle: Your fighting style and choice of underwear will be sorely missed.

Thanks @ToddDuffee for the swim-trunks! You're the best

Kyle Kingsbury@Kingsbu

Thanks @ToddDuffee for the swim-trunks! You're the best 😘

5:04 PM - 25 Jun 13ReplyRetweetFavorite