Welterweight

Welterweight (162.0-175.9 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.

Issue Date: 9/20/2020 (Official Release: #724)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
US Kamaru Usman  (33) 17-1-0
2610
Last Fight: 7/11/2020 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Jorge Masvidal
Next Fight: 12/12/2020 [UFC] vs [#4 WW] Gilbert Burns
2 2
US Colby Covington  (32) 16-2-0
1270
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Tyron Woodley
 
3 1
US Jorge Masvidal  (35) 35-14-0
1136
Last Fight: 7/11/2020 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
4 1
BR Gilbert Burns  (34) 19-3-0
1133
Last Fight: 5/30/2020 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Tyron Woodley
Next Fight: 12/12/2020 [UFC] vs [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
5 1
BR Douglas Lima  (32) 32-7-0
823
Last Fight: 10/26/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#14 WW] Rory MacDonald
Next Fight: 10/29/2020 [BellatorFC] vs [#5 MW] Gegard Mousasi
6 1
UK Leon Edwards  (29) 18-3-0
786
Last Fight: 7/20/2019 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
 
7 2
US Tyron Woodley  (38) 19-6-1
751
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#2 WW] Colby Covington
 
8  
US Stephen Thompson  (37) 15-4-1
723
Last Fight: 11/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#15 WW] Vicente Luque
 
9  
US Neil Magny  (33) 24-7-0
720
Last Fight: 8/29/2020 [UFC] vs  [#36 WW] Robbie Lawler
 
10  
US Michael Chiesa  (32) 17-4-0
697
Last Fight: 1/25/2020 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
 
11  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (35) 29-13-0
611
Last Fight: 1/25/2020 [UFC] vs  [#10 WW] Michael Chiesa
Next Fight: 10/24/2020 [UFC] vs [#22 LW] Islam Makhachev
12  
US Nate Diaz  (35) 20-12-0
566
Last Fight: 11/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Jorge Masvidal
 
13  
BR Demian Maia  (42) 28-10-0
517
Last Fight: 3/14/2020 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Gilbert Burns
 
14  
CA Rory MacDonald  (31) 21-6-1
476
Last Fight: 10/26/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#5 WW] Douglas Lima
 
15  
BR Vicente Luque  (28) 19-7-1
470
Last Fight: 8/01/2020 [UFC] vs  [#52 WW] Randy Brown
 
16  
US Anthony Pettis  (33) 23-10-0
455
Last Fight: 5/09/2020 [UFC] vs  [#24 WW] Donald Cerrone
 
17  
US Anthony Rocco Martin  (30) 17-6-0
423
Last Fight: 6/06/2020 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Neil Magny
 
18  
US Geoff Neal  (30) 13-2-0
392
Last Fight: 12/14/2019 [UFC] vs  [#26 WW] Mike Perry
 
19  
RU Magomed Magomedkerimov  (30) 27-5-0
367
Last Fight: 10/11/2019 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#85 WW] Chris Curtis
 
20  
US Neiman Gracie  (31) 10-1-0
364
Last Fight: 9/12/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [NR] Jon Fitch
 
21  
US Lorenz Larkin  (34) 22-7-0
361
Last Fight: 12/29/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#139 WW] Keita Nakamura
 
22  
IS Gunnar Nelson  (32) 17-5-1
353
Last Fight: 9/28/2019 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Gilbert Burns
 
23  
US Belal Muhammad  (32) 17-3-0
352
Last Fight: 6/20/2020 [UFC] vs  [#41 WW] Lyman Good
 
24  
US Donald Cerrone  (37) 36-15-1
335
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#37 WW] Niko Price
 
25 1
US Ray Cooper III  (27) 20-7-1
309
Last Fight: 12/31/2019 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#51 WW] David Michaud
 

Issue Date: 9/20/2020 (Official Release: #724)

Previous Official Release: 9/13/2020

Fighters who have dropped out: [#25] Jon Fitch%, [#137] Erick Silva*, [#398] Ioannis Palaiologos+, [#414] Adercino de Jesus+, [#456] Justin Burlinson*, [#479] Tilek Mashrapov*, [#564] Galore Bofando*, [#591] Iliyas Yakubov+, [#616] Sergey Yaskovets+, [#680] Rustam Serbiev-

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

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