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: 3/17/2019 (Official Release: #642)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
US Kamaru Usman  (31) 15-1-0
1955
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#2 WW] Tyron Woodley
 
2  
US Tyron Woodley  (36) 19-4-1
1471
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
3  
US Colby Covington  (31) 14-1-0
1146
Last Fight: 6/09/2018 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
 
4 NR
US Jorge Masvidal  (34) 33-13-0
900
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Darren Till
 
5  
US Stephen Thompson  (36) 14-3-1
885
Last Fight: 5/27/2018 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Darren Till
Next Fight: 3/23/2019 [UFC] vs [#11 LW] Anthony Pettis
6  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (34) 28-11-0
786
Last Fight: 11/30/2018 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
7 3
UK Darren Till  (26) 17-2-1
691
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Jorge Masvidal
 
8 1
AR Santiago Ponzinibbio  (32) 27-3-0
663
Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#16 WW] Neil Magny
 
9 1
CA Rory MacDonald  (29) 20-5-0
632
Last Fight: 9/29/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#3 MW] Gegard Mousasi
Next Fight: 4/27/2019 [BellatorFC] vs [#13 WW] Jon Fitch
10 1
US Ben Askren  (34) 19-0-0
592
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#15 WW] Robbie Lawler
 
11 1
BR Douglas Lima  (31) 30-7-0
570
Last Fight: 9/29/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#28 WW] Andrey Koreshkov
 
12 1
UK Leon Edwards  (27) 17-3-0
563
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#17 WW] Gunnar Nelson
 
13 2
US Jon Fitch  (41) 31-7-1
528
Last Fight: 5/12/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#31 WW] Paul Daley
Next Fight: 4/27/2019 [BellatorFC] vs [#9 WW] Rory MacDonald
14 2
BR Demian Maia  (41) 26-9-0
517
Last Fight: 2/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#59 WW] Lyman Good
 
15 1
US Robbie Lawler  (36) 28-13-0
477
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#10 WW] Ben Askren
 
16  
US Neil Magny  (31) 21-7-0
438
Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
 
17 2
IS Gunnar Nelson  (30) 17-4-1
428
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#12 WW] Leon Edwards
 
18 1
RU Ramazan Emeev  (31) 18-3-0
424
Last Fight: 9/15/2018 [UFC] vs  [#252 WW] Stefan Sekulic
 
19 1
US Anthony Rocco Martin  (29) 16-4-0
382
Last Fight: 3/09/2019 [UFC] vs  [#40 WW] Sergio Moraes
 
20 1
BR Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos  (32) 21-5-0
375
Last Fight: 3/09/2019 [UFC] vs  [#33 WW] Curtis Millender
 
21 1
BR Alex Oliveira  (31) 19-6-1
357
Last Fight: 12/08/2018 [UFC] vs  [#17 WW] Gunnar Nelson
Next Fight: 4/27/2019 [UFC] vs [#68 WW] Jingliang Li
22 1
US Lorenz Larkin  (32) 20-7-0
355
Last Fight: 10/12/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#141 WW] Ion Pascu
 
23 1
BR Vicente Luque  (27) 15-6-1
309
Last Fight: 2/17/2019 [UFC] vs  [#60 WW] Bryan Barberena
 
24 1
US Michael Chiesa  (31) 15-4-0
307
Last Fight: 12/29/2018 [UFC] vs  [#56 WW] Carlos Condit
 
25 1
RU Magomed Magomedkerimov  (29) 24-5-0
298
Last Fight: 12/31/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#37 WW] Ray Cooper III
 

Issue Date: 3/17/2019 (Official Release: #642)

Previous Official Release: 3/12/2019

Fighters who have dropped out: [#626] Gregg Ellis!, [#646] Patrick Oliveira!, [#647] Selim Agaev!, [#648] Bagautdin Abasov!, [#649] Aaron Highbaugh!, [#650] Jorge Daniel La Terra!

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

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