Light Heavyweight

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.


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    Issue Date: 9/23/2018 (Official Release: #614)
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    Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
    1  
    US Jon Jones  (31) 22-1-0
    779
    Last Fight: 7/29/2017 [UFC] vs  [#1 HW] Daniel Cormier
     
    2  
    US Phil Davis  (33) 19-4-0
    768
    Last Fight: 5/25/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#10 LHW] Linton Vassell
    Next Fight: 11/15/2018 [BellatorFC] vs [#15 LHW] Vadim Nemkov
    3  
    CH Volkan Oezdemir  (29) 15-2-0
    427
    Last Fight: 1/20/2018 [UFC] vs  [#1 HW] Daniel Cormier
    Next Fight: 10/27/2018 [UFC] vs [#5 LHW] Anthony Smith
    4  
    US Corey Anderson  (29) 11-4-0
    409
    Last Fight: 7/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#6 LHW] Glover Teixeira
    Next Fight: 12/29/2018 [UFC] vs [#8 LHW] Ilir Latifi
    5  
    US Anthony Smith  (30) 30-13-0
    377
    Last Fight: 7/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#19 LHW] Mauricio Rua
    Next Fight: 10/27/2018 [UFC] vs [#3 LHW] Volkan Oezdemir
    6  
    BR Glover Teixeira  (38) 27-7-0
    362
    Last Fight: 7/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#4 LHW] Corey Anderson
     
    7  
    PL Jan Blachowicz  (35) 23-7-0
    350
    Last Fight: 9/15/2018 [UFC] vs  [#17 LHW] Nikita Krylov
     
    8  
    SE Ilir Latifi  (35) 14-5-0
    330
    Last Fight: 2/24/2018 [UFC] vs  [#13 LHW] Ovince St. Preux
    Next Fight: 12/29/2018 [UFC] vs [#4 LHW] Corey Anderson
    9 NR
    BR Antonio Rogerio Nogueira  (42) 23-8-0
    329
    Last Fight: 9/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#16 LHW] Sam Alvey
     
    10 1
    UK Linton Vassell  (35) 18-7-0
    309
    Last Fight: 5/25/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#2 LHW] Phil Davis
     
    11 1
    PL Tomasz Narkun  (28) 15-2-0
    307
    Last Fight: 3/03/2018 [KSW] vs  [#20 MW] Mamed Khalidov
     
    12 NR
    BR Thiago Santos  (34) 19-6-0
    289
    Last Fight: 9/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#35 MW] Eryk Anders
     
    13 2
    US Ovince St. Preux  (35) 23-11-0
    259
    Last Fight: 6/23/2018 [UFC] vs  [#37 LHW] Tyson Pedro
    Next Fight: 10/06/2018 [UFC] vs [#30 LHW] Dominick Reyes
    14 1
    UK Jimi Manuwa  (38) 17-4-0
    234
    Last Fight: 3/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#7 LHW] Jan Blachowicz
     
    15 1
    RU Vadim Nemkov  (26) 9-2-0
    215
    Last Fight: 2/16/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#34 LHW] Liam McGeary
    Next Fight: 11/15/2018 [BellatorFC] vs [#2 LHW] Phil Davis
    16 4
    US Sam Alvey  (32) 33-11-0
    213
    Last Fight: 9/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#9 LHW] Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
     
    17 2
    UA Nikita Krylov  (26) 24-6-0
    183
    Last Fight: 9/15/2018 [UFC] vs  [#7 LHW] Jan Blachowicz
     
    18 2
    RU Maxim Grishin  (34) 28-7-0
    178
    Last Fight: 8/02/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#38 LHW] Rakim Cleveland
    Next Fight: 10/13/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#88 LHW] Smealinho Rama
    19 2
    BR Mauricio Rua  (36) 25-11-0
    175
    Last Fight: 7/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#5 LHW] Anthony Smith
     
    20 2
    RU Mikhail Zayats  (36) 24-8-0
    142
    Last Fight: 5/12/2018 [M-1 Mix-FC] vs  [#113 MW] Caio Magalhaes
     
    21 2
    CZ Jiri Prochazka  (25) 21-3-1
    140
    Last Fight: 7/28/2018 [Rizin Fighting Federation] vs  [#129 LHW] Bruno Henrique Cappelozza
    Next Fight: 9/30/2018 [Rizin Fighting Federation] vs [#110 LHW] Jake Heun
    22 2
    PL Karol Celinski  (38) 16-6-1
    139
    Last Fight: 6/16/2018 [Absolute Championship Berkut] vs  [#46 LHW] Luke Barnatt
     
    23 2
    LV Misha Cirkunov  (31) 13-4-0
    135
    Last Fight: 12/16/2017 [UFC] vs  [#6 LHW] Glover Teixeira
    Next Fight: 10/27/2018 [UFC] vs [#28 LHW] Patrick Cummins
    24 2
    BR Vinny Magalhaes  (34) 16-9-0
    134
    Last Fight: 8/02/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#50 LHW] Brandon Halsey
    Next Fight: 10/13/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#38 LHW] Rakim Cleveland
    25 2
    AT Aleksandar Rakic  (26) 10-1-0
    133
    Last Fight: 7/22/2018 [UFC] vs  [#96 LHW] Justin Ledet
    Next Fight: 12/08/2018 [UFC] vs [#64 LHW] Devin Clark

    Issue Date: 9/23/2018 (Official Release: #614)

    Previous Official Release: 9/19/2018

    Fighters who have dropped out: [#241] Josh Fremd!, [#242] Levi Queen!, [#244] Mikhail Mayboroda!, [#245] Jose Daniel Medina Rivero!, [#246] Nazhmuddin Islamov!, [#247] Grady Hurley!, [#248] Chad Johnson!, [#249] Marcus Govan!, [#250] Dennis Bryant!

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

    Ranked Fighters: 1-25 >>>