UFC middleweight contender & former Strikeforce champion Luke Rockhold was in Macau Thailand doing some press for the UFC.  He then took a trip to Phuket Thailand, a place where he made a new friend.   Luke posted on his Instagram account a video of him, umm…..fondling a Tiger.

He received a lot of backlash on social media, but said it was all in “good fun”.   Probably more so for the Tiger.  Luke went on to say “For those of you who think it’s disrespectful I’m sorry. Was so minor just joking around. I was too scared and would never do anything harmful to any animal.”

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Here’s the video he posted on his Instagram, take a look below.  Is it in “good fun” or does he go too far?  Let me know your thoughts, @LittleJoeRadio on Twitter.

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