Issue Date: 1/15/2018 (Official Release: #577)

Light Heavyweight (191.0-210.0 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

Last Fought InRegion & Country
Next Fight In Age From   To   
Team Affiliation Rank State
Show Undefeated Fighters Only
   
Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1
 
US Daniel Cormier  (38) 19-1-0
1395
Last Fight: 7/29/2017 [UFC] vs  [#2 LHW] Jon Jones
Next Fight: 1/20/2018 [UFC] vs [#6 LHW] Volkan Oezdemir
2
 
US Jon Jones  (30) 22-1-0
762
Last Fight: 7/29/2017 [UFC] vs  [#1 LHW] Daniel Cormier
 
3
 
US Ryan Bader  (34) 24-5-0
724
Last Fight: 11/03/2017 [BellatorFC] vs  [#9 LHW] Linton Vassell
 
4
 
US Phil Davis  (33) 18-4-0
575
Last Fight: 11/03/2017 [BellatorFC] vs  [#73 LHW] Leo Leite
 
5
 
SE Alexander Gustafsson  (31) 18-4-0
558
Last Fight: 5/28/2017 [UFC] vs  [#7 LHW] Glover Teixeira
 
6
 
CH Volkan Oezdemir  (28) 15-1-0
333
Last Fight: 7/29/2017 [UFC] vs  [#11 LHW] Jimi Manuwa
Next Fight: 1/20/2018 [UFC] vs [#1 LHW] Daniel Cormier
7
 
BR Glover Teixeira  (38) 27-6-0
330
Last Fight: 12/16/2017 [UFC] vs  [#23 LHW] Misha Cirkunov
 
8
 
BR Mauricio Rua  (36) 25-10-0
286
Last Fight: 3/11/2017 [UFC] vs  [#33 LHW] Gian Villante
 
9
 
UK Linton Vassell  (34) 18-6-0
264
Last Fight: 11/03/2017 [BellatorFC] vs  [#3 LHW] Ryan Bader
 
10
 
US Ovince St. Preux  (34) 22-10-0
241
Last Fight: 11/04/2017 [UFC] vs  [#20 LHW] Corey Anderson
Next Fight: 1/27/2018 [UFC] vs [#12 LHW] Ilir Latifi
11
 
UK Jimi Manuwa  (37) 17-3-0
235
Last Fight: 7/29/2017 [UFC] vs  [#6 LHW] Volkan Oezdemir
Next Fight: 3/17/2018 [UFC] vs [#25 LHW] Jan Blachowicz
12
 
SE Ilir Latifi  (34) 13-5-0
171
Last Fight: 9/09/2017 [UFC] vs  [#34 LHW] Tyson Pedro
Next Fight: 1/27/2018 [UFC] vs [#10 LHW] Ovince St. Preux
13
1
RU Rashid Yusupov  (25) 9-0-0
166
Last Fight: 11/03/2017 [N/A] vs  [#94 LHW] Stjepan Bekavac
 
14
1
BR Antonio Rogerio Nogueira  (41) 22-8-0
164
Last Fight: 11/19/2016 [UFC] vs  [#3 LHW] Ryan Bader
 
15
1
UA Nikita Krylov  (25) 23-5-0
158
Last Fight: 10/13/2017 [Fight Nights Global] vs  [#57 LHW] Emanuel Newton
 
16
1
UK Liam McGeary  (35) 12-2-0
158
Last Fight: 5/19/2017 [BellatorFC] vs  [#9 LHW] Linton Vassell
 
17
 
PL Tomasz Narkun  (28) 14-2-0
156
Last Fight: 5/27/2017 [KSW] vs  [#88 LHW] Marcin Wojcik
Next Fight: 3/03/2018 [KSW] vs [#14 MW] Mamed Khalidov
18
 
RU Viktor Nemkov  (30) 25-6-0
151
Last Fight: 5/19/2017 [M-1 Mix-FC] vs  [#47 LHW] Ronny Markes
 
19
 
RU Ivan Shtyrkov  (29) 12-0-0
142
Last Fight: 11/11/2017 [RCC Boxing Promotions] vs  [#105 LHW] Christian MPumbu
 
20
 
US Corey Anderson  (28) 9-4-0
138
Last Fight: 11/04/2017 [UFC] vs  [#10 LHW] Ovince St. Preux
 
21
 
RU Gadzhimurad Antigulov   20-4-0
128
Last Fight: 5/13/2017 [UFC] vs  [#112 LHW] Joachim Christensen
Next Fight: 2/24/2018 [UFC] vs [#39 LHW] Aleksandar Rakic
22
 
US Chael Sonnen  (40) 29-15-1
121
Last Fight: 6/24/2017 [BellatorFC] vs  [#156 LHW] Wanderlei Silva
Next Fight: 1/20/2018 [BellatorFC] vs [#22 HW] Quinton Jackson
23
 
LV Misha Cirkunov  (30) 13-4-0
120
Last Fight: 12/16/2017 [UFC] vs  [#7 LHW] Glover Teixeira
 
24
 
US Patrick Cummins  (37) 10-4-0
115
Last Fight: 7/22/2017 [UFC] vs  [#33 LHW] Gian Villante
 
25
 
PL Jan Blachowicz  (34) 21-7-0
115
Last Fight: 12/16/2017 [UFC] vs  [#53 LHW] Jared Cannonier
Next Fight: 3/17/2018 [UFC] vs [#11 LHW] Jimi Manuwa
26
 
BR Fabio Maldonado  (37) 24-11-0
107
Last Fight: 9/04/2017 [Fight Nights Global] vs  [#50 LHW] Kurban Omarov
 
27
 
CZ Jiri Prochazka  (25) 20-3-1
107
Last Fight: 12/29/2017 [Rizin Fighting Federation] vs  [#97 LHW] Karl Albrektsson
 
28
1
RU Batraz Agnaev   4-0-0
105
Last Fight: 7/22/2017 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs  [#40 LHW] Thiago Silva
Next Fight: 1/27/2018 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs [#59 LHW] Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov
29
1
RU Magomed Ankalaev  (25) 9-0-0
105
Last Fight: 10/04/2017 [Akhmat MMA] vs  [NR] Celso Ricardo da Silva
Next Fight: 3/17/2018 [UFC] vs [#72 LHW] Paul Craig
30
 
US Dan Spohn  (33) 16-5-0
100
Last Fight: 7/18/2017 [Dana Whites Tuesday Night Contender Series] vs  [#87 LHW] Angel DeAnda
 
31
 
US Jordan Johnson   8-0-0
98
Last Fight: 7/07/2017 [UFC] vs  [#79 LHW] Marcel Fortuna
 
32
 
RU Shamil Gamzatov  (27) 11-0-0
95
Last Fight: 1/13/2017 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs  [#142 HW] Rodney Wallace
 
33
 
US Gian Villante  (32) 15-9-0
93
Last Fight: 7/22/2017 [UFC] vs  [#24 LHW] Patrick Cummins
Next Fight: 1/20/2018 [UFC] vs [#51 LHW] Francimar Barroso
34
 
AU Tyson Pedro   6-1-0
92
Last Fight: 9/09/2017 [UFC] vs  [#12 LHW] Ilir Latifi
Next Fight: 2/10/2018 [UFC] vs [#103 LHW] Saparbek Safarov
35
 
PL Karol Celinski  (37) 15-6-1
92
Last Fight: 9/30/2017 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs  [#84 LHW] Maxim Futin
 
36
 
US Dominick Reyes  (28) 8-0-0
92
Last Fight: 12/02/2017 [UFC] vs  [#78 LHW] Jeremy Kimball
 
37
 
RU Maxim Grishin  (33) 25-7-0
90
Last Fight: 9/27/2017 [Akhmat MMA] vs  [#83 LHW] Dirlei Broenstrup
 
38
 
PL Marcin Prachnio  (29) 13-2-0
90
Last Fight: 8/05/2017 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#126 LHW] Gilberto Galvao
 
39
 
AT Aleksandar Rakic  (25) 9-1-0
89
Last Fight: 9/02/2017 [UFC] vs  [#51 LHW] Francimar Barroso
Next Fight: 2/24/2018 [UFC] vs [#21 LHW] Gadzhimurad Antigulov
40
 
BR Thiago Silva  (35) 20-6-0
85
Last Fight: 11/18/2017 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs  [#138 LHW] Daniel Toledo
 
41
 
MM Aung La N Sang  (32) 21-10-0
83
Last Fight: 11/03/2017 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [NR] Alain Ngalani
 
42
 
PL Michal Oleksiejczuk  (22) 13-2-0
83
Last Fight: 12/30/2017 [UFC] vs  [#69 LHW] Khalil Rountree
 
43
 
US Ed Herman  (37) 23-13-0
79
Last Fight: 7/07/2017 [UFC] vs  [#47 MW] C.B. Dollaway
 
44
 
FR Francis Carmont  (36) 25-12-0
77
Last Fight: 11/19/2016 [BellatorFC] vs  [#9 LHW] Linton Vassell
 
45
 
RU Vadim Nemkov  (25) 8-2-0
77
Last Fight: 8/25/2017 [BellatorFC] vs  [#154 LHW] Philipe Lins
 
46
 
DE Stephan Puetz  (30) 14-3-0
76
Last Fight: 2/18/2017 [M-1 Mix-FC] vs  [#13 LHW] Rashid Yusupov
 
47
 
BR Ronny Markes  (29) 18-5-0
75
Last Fight: 8/05/2017 [KOTC] vs  [NR] Dylan Potter
 
48
 
US Cory Hendricks  (29) 5-1-0
75
Last Fight: 12/23/2017 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs  [#161 LHW] Konstantin Erokhin
 
49
 
BR Marcos Rogerio de Lima  (32) 15-5-1
73
Last Fight: 4/22/2017 [UFC] vs  [#10 LHW] Ovince St. Preux
 
50
 
RU Kurban Omarov   10-1-0
71
Last Fight: 9/04/2017 [Fight Nights Global] vs  [#26 LHW] Fabio Maldonado
 

Issue Date: 1/15/2018 (Official Release: #577)

Previous Official Release: 1/06/2018

Fighters who have dropped out: [#202] Mariusz Ksiazkiewicz*

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


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