Generated Historical Rankings

These ranking sets have been generated by a recent version of the software, using recent data and will not match previously published issues of the rankings, especially since a majority of these generated sets are for dates much earlier than the site’s inception.

Rankings will list until the next relatively standard increment (Top 5, 10, 15, etc.) after the last fighter at 20 points is found, to a maximum amount (found in the current rankings).  At a bare minimum, a fighter needs at least 15 points to be displayed.

Gathering data for the “unknown division lists” are crucial in building these sets, so if you want to help us research, please review these lists and inform us in the forum.

Some of the older divisional lists are very small, or even blank, due to limited fights and/or limited data.

Once deemed as retired or assumed as such (no fights scheduled, no fights in past 900 days from last update or manually marked as retired/deceased/etc), fighters are removed from any ranking pages more recent than their last fight.  This is the one major difference between these sets and the current rankings.

Note: Fighter records within these historical rankings represent their records at the date of the rankings.


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    Note: Rankings include fights on selected date.
    Last Generated on 09/10/2018
    Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter Record Points
    1 1 Cain Velasquez 11-1-0
    1224
    2 -1 Junior dos Santos 15-2-0
    849
    3   Alistair Overeem 36-11-0
    682
    4   Daniel Cormier 10-0-0
    513
    5   Fabricio Werdum 16-5-1
    443
    6   Frank Mir 16-6-0
    440
    7   Brock Lesnar 5-3-0
    388
    8   Antonio Silva 17-4-0
    318
    9   Fedor Emelianenko 34-4-0
    280
    10   Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 34-7-1
    270
    11   Josh Barnett 31-6-0
    257
    12   Roy Nelson 18-7-0
    214
    13   Stefan Struve 25-5-0
    214
    14 1 Mark Hunt 8-7-0
    193
    15 -1 Travis Browne 13-1-1
    159
    16 55 Alexander Volkov 19-3-0
    153
    17 -1 Ben Rothwell 32-8-0
    153
    18 11 Andrei Arlovski 19-9-0
    150
    19 -2 Sergei Kharitonov 20-6-0
    147
    20 -2 Cheick Kongo 18-7-2
    144
    21 -2 Damian Grabowski 16-1-0
    144
    22 -2 Gabriel Gonzaga 13-6-0
    136
    23 -2 Mike Russow 15-2-0
    126
    24 -2 Brendan Schaub 8-3-0
    122
    25 -2 Kenny Garner 12-3-0
    118
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