Issue Date: 8/24/2014 (Official Release: #389)

Featherweight (138.1-149.9 lbs) fighter ranks

The rankings presented are computerized and provided by the FightMatrix ranking system, which utilizes a comprehensive MMA fight database to provide objective rankings. Please note, that these rankings ONLY contain fighters who have had at least one professional fight some time in the 450 days prior to the ranking date.

Ranked Fighters:
1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150 | 151-200 | 201-250 | 251-300 | 301-350 | 351-400 | 401-450

Last Fought InRegion & Country
Next Fight In Age From   To   
Team Affiliation Home State
Show Undefeated Fighters Only
   
Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1
 
BR Jose Aldo  (27) 24-1-0
713
Last Fight: 2/01/2014 [UFC] vs  [#9 FW] Ricardo Lamas
Next Fight: 10/25/2014 [UFC] vs [#3 FW] Chad Mendes
2
 
US Frankie Edgar  (32) 17-4-1
516
Last Fight: 7/06/2014 [UFC] vs  [NR] B.J. Penn
 
3
 
US Chad Mendes  (29) 16-1-0
413
Last Fight: 12/14/2013 [UFC] vs  [#8 FW] Nik Lentz
Next Fight: 10/25/2014 [UFC] vs [#1 FW] Jose Aldo
4
 
US Cub Swanson  (30) 21-5-0
371
Last Fight: 6/28/2014 [UFC] vs  [#13 FW] Jeremy Stephens
 
5
 
US Pat Curran  (26) 20-5-0
315
Last Fight: 3/14/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#14 FW] Daniel Straus
Next Fight: 9/05/2014 [BellatorFC] vs [#7 FW] Patricio Freire
6
 
US Dennis Bermudez  (27) 14-3-0
275
Last Fight: 7/26/2014 [UFC] vs  [#11 FW] Clay Guida
 
7
 
BR Patricio Freire  (27) 21-2-0
269
Last Fight: 11/15/2013 [BellatorFC] vs  [#59 LW] Justin Wilcox
Next Fight: 9/05/2014 [BellatorFC] vs [#5 FW] Pat Curran
8
 
US Nik Lentz  (30) 25-6-2
250
Last Fight: 5/10/2014 [UFC] vs  [#23 FW] Manny Gamburyan
Next Fight: 9/05/2014 [UFC] vs [#20 FW] Charles Oliveira
9
 
US Ricardo Lamas  (32) 14-3-0
242
Last Fight: 6/28/2014 [UFC] vs  [#54 FW] Hacran Dias
 
10
 
US Dustin Poirier  (25) 16-3-0
236
Last Fight: 4/16/2014 [UFC] vs  [#33 FW] Akira Corassani
Next Fight: 9/27/2014 [UFC] vs [#16 FW] Conor McGregor
11
 
US Clay Guida  (32) 31-15-0
215
Last Fight: 7/26/2014 [UFC] vs  [#6 FW] Dennis Bermudez
 
12
 
DE Daniel Weichel  (29) 34-8-0
208
Last Fight: 5/09/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#37 FW] Desmond Green
 
13
 
US Jeremy Stephens  (28) 23-10-0
208
Last Fight: 6/28/2014 [UFC] vs  [#4 FW] Cub Swanson
 
14
 
US Daniel Straus  (30) 22-5-0
204
Last Fight: 3/14/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#5 FW] Pat Curran
Next Fight: 10/03/2014 [BellatorFC] vs [#59 LW] Justin Wilcox
15
 
BR Thiago Tavares  (29) 19-5-1
196
Last Fight: 8/16/2014 [UFC] vs  [#30 FW] Robbie Peralta
 
16
 
IE Conor McGregor  (26) 15-2-0
194
Last Fight: 7/19/2014 [UFC] vs  [#42 FW] Diego Brandao
Next Fight: 9/27/2014 [UFC] vs [#10 FW] Dustin Poirier
17
12
US Max Holloway  (22) 10-3-0
174
Last Fight: 8/23/2014 [UFC] vs  [#40 FW] Clay Collard
 
18
 
US Darren Elkins  (30) 17-4-0
171
Last Fight: 1/25/2014 [UFC] vs  [#13 FW] Jeremy Stephens
 
19
2
DE Dennis Siver  (35) 21-9-0
170
Last Fight: 12/28/2013 [UFC] vs  [#23 FW] Manny Gamburyan
Next Fight: 10/04/2014 [UFC] vs [#64 FW] Robert Whiteford
20
1
BR Charles Oliveira  (24) 18-4-0
167
Last Fight: 6/28/2014 [UFC] vs  [#47 FW] Hatsu Hioki
Next Fight: 9/05/2014 [UFC] vs [#8 FW] Nik Lentz
21
1
US Rick Glenn  (25) 15-2-1
164
Last Fight: 6/21/2014 [World Series of Fighting] vs  [#28 FW] Georgi Karakhanyan
 
22
 
SE Niklas Backstrom  (25) 8-0-0
148
Last Fight: 5/31/2014 [UFC] vs  [#69 FW] Tom Niinimaki
Next Fight: 10/04/2014 [UFC] vs [#262 FW] Mike Wilkinson
23
 
US Manny Gamburyan  (33) 13-8-0
141
Last Fight: 5/10/2014 [UFC] vs  [#8 FW] Nik Lentz
Next Fight: 9/27/2014 [UFC] vs [#47 BW] Cody Gibson
24
 
SK Ivan Buchinger  (28) 27-4-0
136
Last Fight: 8/15/2014 [M-1 Mix-FC] vs  [#91 FW] Mikhail Malyutin
 
25
 
UA Marat Gafurov   9-0-0
135
Last Fight: 4/04/2014 [M-1 Mix-FC] vs  [#138 FW] Lee Morrison
 
26
 
JP Tatsuya Kawajiri  (36) 33-8-2
132
Last Fight: 4/11/2014 [UFC] vs  [#11 FW] Clay Guida
 
27
 
US Cole Miller  (30) 21-8-0
127
Last Fight: 1/15/2014 [UFC] vs  [#120 FW] Sam Sicilia
 
28
 
US Georgi Karakhanyan  (29) 23-4-1
126
Last Fight: 6/21/2014 [World Series of Fighting] vs  [#21 FW] Rick Glenn
 
29
1
KR Chan Sung Jung  (27) 13-4-0
119
Last Fight: 8/03/2013 [UFC] vs  [#1 FW] Jose Aldo
Next Fight: 10/04/2014 [UFC] vs [#33 FW] Akira Corassani
30
1
MX Robbie Peralta  (28) 18-5-0
113
Last Fight: 8/16/2014 [UFC] vs  [#15 FW] Thiago Tavares
 
31
1
BR Rony Mariano Bezerra  (30) 14-5-0
113
Last Fight: 5/31/2014 [UFC] vs  [#30 FW] Robbie Peralta
 
32
1
BR Fabricio de Assis Costa da Silva  (24) 20-3-0
112
Last Fight: 5/17/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#63 FW] Shahbulat Shamhalaev
 
33
1
SE Akira Corassani  (31) 12-4-0
111
Last Fight: 4/16/2014 [UFC] vs  [#10 FW] Dustin Poirier
Next Fight: 10/04/2014 [UFC] vs [#29 FW] Chan Sung Jung
34
1
US Jim Alers  (27) 13-1-0
108
Last Fight: 4/11/2014 [UFC] vs  [#180 FW] Alan Omer
 
35
1
BR Lucas Martins  (25) 15-1-0
107
Last Fight: 7/16/2014 [UFC] vs  [#117 FW] Alex White
 
36
1
BR Marlon Sandro  (37) 25-5-1
103
Last Fight: 5/09/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#90 FW] Chris Horodecki
 
37
1
US Desmond Green  (24) 12-3-0
103
Last Fight: 5/09/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#12 FW] Daniel Weichel
 
38
70
US Chas Skelly  (29) 12-1-0
103
Last Fight: 8/23/2014 [UFC] vs  [#69 FW] Tom Niinimaki
 
39
 
MN Jadamba Narantungalag  (38) 9-3-0
103
Last Fight: 5/30/2014 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#269 FW] Honorio Banario
Next Fight: 8/29/2014 [One Fighting Championship] vs [#49 FW] Koji Oishi
40
 
US Clay Collard   13-5-0
101
Last Fight: 8/23/2014 [UFC] vs  [#17 FW] Max Holloway
 
41
 
BR Gleristone Santos  (26) 26-4-0
100
Last Fight: 5/16/2014 [Titan Fight] vs  [#230 FW] Alvin Robinson
 
42
 
BR Diego Brandao  (27) 18-10-0
100
Last Fight: 7/19/2014 [UFC] vs  [#16 FW] Conor McGregor
 
43
NR
US Kurt Holobaugh   12-2-0
100
Last Fight: 8/22/2014 [Titan Fighting] vs  [#165 FW] Lloyd Woodard
 
44
1
BR Alexandre Bezerra  (26) 17-3-0
100
Last Fight: 8/09/2014 [Cage Fury FC] vs  [#92 FW] Levan Makashvili
 
45
1
US Matt Bessette  (29) 13-5-0
99
Last Fight: 3/28/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#12 FW] Daniel Weichel
Next Fight: 9/05/2014 [BellatorFC] vs [#127 FW] Scott Cleve
46
1
BR Diego Nunes  (31) 18-6-0
99
Last Fight: 2/28/2014 [BellatorFC] vs  [#45 FW] Matt Bessette
 
47
1
JP Hatsu Hioki  (31) 27-8-2
98
Last Fight: 6/28/2014 [UFC] vs  [#20 FW] Charles Oliveira
 
48
1
BR Flavio Alvaro  (37) 47-10-0
97
Last Fight: 4/04/2014 [Legacy Promotions] vs  [#130 FW] Donald Sanchez
 
49
 
JP Koji Oishi  (37) 25-9-10
93
Last Fight: 12/06/2013 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#269 FW] Honorio Banario
Next Fight: 8/29/2014 [One Fighting Championship] vs [#39 FW] Jadamba Narantungalag
50
 
US Damon Jackson  (26) 9-0-0
91
Last Fight: 7/18/2014 [Legacy Promotions] vs  [#113 FW] Leonard Garcia
 

Issue Date: 8/24/2014 (Official Release: #389)

Previous Official Release: 8/17/2014

Fighters who have dropped out: [#21] Shinya Aoki+, [#69] Marcos Rodrigues dos Santos+, [#88] Luke Sanders-, [#270] Anistavio Medeiros de Figueiredo!, [#352] Darrick Minner-, [#364] Gilmar Sales+, [#438] Gaetano Pirrello!, [#448] Nicolae Negrea!, [#449] Aaron Phillips-

Drop out symbols: * = Inactive (450d), + = Moved Divisions (Up), - = Moved Divisions (Down), % = Forced, ! = Results/Other

Ranked Fighters:
1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150 | 151-200 | 201-250 | 251-300 | 301-350 | 351-400 | 401-450

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