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: 7/14/2019 (Official Release: #660)
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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
 
2  
US Tyron Woodley  (37) 19-4-1
1434
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
3  
US Colby Covington  (31) 14-1-0
1059
Last Fight: 6/09/2018 [UFC] vs  [#5 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
Next Fight: 8/03/2019 [UFC] vs [#17 WW] Robbie Lawler
4  
US Jorge Masvidal  (34) 34-13-0
1052
Last Fight: 7/06/2019 [UFC] vs  [#16 WW] Ben Askren
 
5  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (34) 29-11-0
878
Last Fight: 5/18/2019 [UFC] vs  [#33 WW] Kevin Lee
Next Fight: 7/20/2019 [UFC] vs [#13 WW] Leon Edwards
6  
US Anthony Pettis  (32) 22-8-0
770
Last Fight: 3/23/2019 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Stephen Thompson
Next Fight: 8/17/2019 [UFC] vs [NR] Nate Diaz
7  
UK Darren Till  (26) 17-2-1
664
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Jorge Masvidal
 
8  
AR Santiago Ponzinibbio  (32) 27-3-0
656
Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#19 WW] Neil Magny
 
9  
US Stephen Thompson  (36) 14-4-1
639
Last Fight: 3/23/2019 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Anthony Pettis
 
10  
CA Rory MacDonald  (29) 21-5-1
601
Last Fight: 6/14/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#74 WW] Neiman Gracie
 
11  
BR Douglas Lima  (31) 31-7-0
601
Last Fight: 5/11/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#36 WW] Michael Page
 
12  
BR Demian Maia  (41) 27-9-0
560
Last Fight: 6/29/2019 [UFC] vs  [#21 WW] Anthony Rocco Martin
 
13  
UK Leon Edwards  (27) 17-3-0
558
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#18 WW] Gunnar Nelson
Next Fight: 7/20/2019 [UFC] vs [#5 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
14  
US Jon Fitch  (41) 32-7-2
554
Last Fight: 4/27/2019 [BellatorFC] vs  [#10 WW] Rory MacDonald
 
15  
RU Timofey Nastyukhin  (29) 14-4-0
538
Last Fight: 3/31/2019 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#29 WW] Eddie Alvarez
Next Fight: 8/02/2019 [One Fighting Championship] vs [#450 WW] Honorio Banario
16  
US Ben Askren  (34) 19-1-0
461
Last Fight: 7/06/2019 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Jorge Masvidal
 
17  
US Robbie Lawler  (37) 28-13-0
461
Last Fight: 3/02/2019 [UFC] vs  [#16 WW] Ben Askren
Next Fight: 8/03/2019 [UFC] vs [#3 WW] Colby Covington
18  
IS Gunnar Nelson  (30) 17-4-1
424
Last Fight: 3/16/2019 [UFC] vs  [#13 WW] Leon Edwards
Next Fight: 9/28/2019 [UFC] vs [#75 WW] Thiago Alves
19  
US Neil Magny  (31) 21-7-0
421
Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
 
20 1
US Mike Perry  (27) 13-4-0
379
Last Fight: 4/27/2019 [UFC] vs  [#28 WW] Alex Oliveira
Next Fight: 8/10/2019 [UFC] vs [#27 WW] Vicente Luque
21 1
US Anthony Rocco Martin  (29) 16-5-0
377
Last Fight: 6/29/2019 [UFC] vs  [#12 WW] Demian Maia
 
22 2
RU Ramazan Emeev  (32) 18-3-0
377
Last Fight: 9/15/2018 [UFC] vs  [#275 WW] Stefan Sekulic
Next Fight: 8/03/2019 [UFC] vs [#38 WW] Claudio Henrique Da Silva
23  
BR Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos  (32) 21-5-0
371
Last Fight: 3/09/2019 [UFC] vs  [#42 WW] Curtis Millender
Next Fight: 8/31/2019 [UFC] vs [#81 WW] Jingliang Li
24  
US Michael Chiesa  (31) 16-4-0
350
Last Fight: 7/06/2019 [UFC] vs  [#64 WW] Diego Sanchez
 
25 2
RU Magomed Magomedkerimov  (29) 26-5-0
350
Last Fight: 7/11/2019 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#79 WW] Chris Curtis
 

Issue Date: 7/14/2019 (Official Release: #660)

Previous Official Release: 7/07/2019

Fighters who have dropped out: [#98] Derek Anderson*, [#102] Muslim Salikhov*, [#179] Emmanuel Walo+, [#347] Joaquin Buckley*, [#378] Eldar Khashpakov*, [#402] Rudy Gunawan*, [#490] Tomas Bajorinas!, [#530] Kiefer Crosbie!, [#593] Giorgi Tabatadze+, [#595] Yemi Oduwole-, [#604] Bassil Hafez*, [#609] Raimundo Batista-, [#628] Adrian Hadribeaj*

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

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