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: 11/10/2019 (Official Release: #677)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
US Kamaru Usman  (32) 15-1-0
1918
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#2 WW] Tyron Woodley
Next Fight: 12/14/2019 [UFC] vs [#4 WW] Colby Covington
2  
US Tyron Woodley  (37) 19-4-1
1402
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
3  
US Jorge Masvidal  (34) 35-13-0
1243
Last Fight: 11/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Nate Diaz
 
4  
US Colby Covington  (31) 15-1-0
1161
Last Fight: 8/03/2019 [UFC] vs  [#17 WW] Robbie Lawler
Next Fight: 12/14/2019 [UFC] vs [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
5  
UK Leon Edwards  (28) 18-3-0
875
Last Fight: 7/20/2019 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
 
6  
BR Douglas Lima  (31) 32-7-0
821
Last Fight: 10/26/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#15 WW] Rory MacDonald
 
7  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (35) 29-12-0
729
Last Fight: 7/20/2019 [UFC] vs  [#5 WW] Leon Edwards
 
8  
US Stephen Thompson  (36) 15-4-1
720
Last Fight: 11/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#25 WW] Vicente Luque
 
9  
BR Demian Maia  (42) 28-9-0
705
Last Fight: 10/26/2019 [UFC] vs  [#20 WW] Ben Askren
 
10  
AR Santiago Ponzinibbio  (33) 27-3-0
658
Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#18 WW] Neil Magny
 
11  
US Nate Diaz  (34) 20-12-0
573
Last Fight: 11/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Jorge Masvidal
 
12  
US Anthony Pettis  (32) 22-9-0
573
Last Fight: 8/17/2019 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Nate Diaz
 
13  
US Jon Fitch  (41) 32-7-2
554
Last Fight: 4/27/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#15 WW] Rory MacDonald
 
14  
RU Timofey Nastyukhin  (29) 14-4-0
538
Last Fight: 3/31/2019 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#27 WW] Eddie Alvarez
 
15  
CA Rory MacDonald  (30) 21-6-1
495
Last Fight: 10/26/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#6 WW] Douglas Lima
 
16 4
US Anthony Rocco Martin  (29) 17-5-0
487
Last Fight: 11/09/2019 [UFC] vs  [#29 WW] Ramazan Emeev
 
17 1
US Robbie Lawler  (37) 28-14-0
442
Last Fight: 8/03/2019 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Colby Covington
 
18 1
US Neil Magny  (32) 21-7-0
410
Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#10 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
 
19 1
BR Gilbert Burns  (33) 17-3-0
404
Last Fight: 9/28/2019 [UFC] vs  [#21 WW] Gunnar Nelson
 
20 1
US Ben Askren  (35) 19-2-0
392
Last Fight: 10/26/2019 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Demian Maia
 
21  
IS Gunnar Nelson  (31) 17-5-1
371
Last Fight: 9/28/2019 [UFC] vs  [#19 WW] Gilbert Burns
 
22  
RU Magomed Magomedkerimov  (29) 27-5-0
366
Last Fight: 10/11/2019 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#92 WW] Chris Curtis
 
23  
US Lorenz Larkin  (33) 21-7-0
360
Last Fight: 10/04/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#33 WW] Andrey Koreshkov
 
24  
US Michael Chiesa  (31) 16-4-0
350
Last Fight: 7/06/2019 [UFC] vs  [#64 WW] Diego Sanchez
 
25  
BR Vicente Luque  (27) 17-7-1
350
Last Fight: 11/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Stephen Thompson
 

Issue Date: 11/10/2019 (Official Release: #677)

Previous Official Release: 11/03/2019

Fighters who have dropped out: [#170] Yuri Villefort*, [#178] Borys Mankowski-, [#188] Herman Terrado*, [#269] Matthew Frincu*, [#277] Michael Hill*, [#335] Carlton Minus*, [#368] Bilal Williams*, [#484] Jonatan Westin*, [#506] Sean Spencer*, [#541] Arthur Guilherme Lopes Pereira*, [#577] Reggie Merriweather-

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

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