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.


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    Issue Date: 12/09/2018 (Official Release: #626)
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    Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
    1  
    US Tyron Woodley  (36) 19-3-1
    1917
    Last Fight: 9/08/2018 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Darren Till
     
    2  
    US Colby Covington  (30) 14-1-0
    1143
    Last Fight: 6/09/2018 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
     
    3  
    US Kamaru Usman  (31) 14-1-0
    1092
    Last Fight: 11/30/2018 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
     
    4  
    UK Darren Till  (25) 17-1-1
    865
    Last Fight: 9/08/2018 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Tyron Woodley
     
    5  
    US Stephen Thompson  (35) 14-3-1
    865
    Last Fight: 5/27/2018 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Darren Till
     
    6  
    BR Rafael dos Anjos  (34) 28-11-0
    784
    Last Fight: 11/30/2018 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Kamaru Usman
     
    7  
    US Robbie Lawler  (36) 28-12-0
    700
    Last Fight: 12/16/2017 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Rafael dos Anjos
    Next Fight: 1/26/2019 [UFC] vs [#21 MW] Ben Askren
    8  
    AR Santiago Ponzinibbio  (32) 27-3-0
    660
    Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#17 WW] Neil Magny
     
    9  
    CA Rory MacDonald  (29) 20-5-0
    644
    Last Fight: 9/29/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#4 MW] Gegard Mousasi
     
    10  
    BR Douglas Lima  (30) 30-7-0
    567
    Last Fight: 9/29/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#28 WW] Andrey Koreshkov
     
    11  
    US Jorge Masvidal  (34) 32-13-0
    550
    Last Fight: 11/04/2017 [UFC] vs  [#5 WW] Stephen Thompson
     
    12  
    US Jon Fitch  (40) 31-7-1
    526
    Last Fight: 5/12/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#26 WW] Paul Daley
     
    13  
    BR Demian Maia  (41) 25-9-0
    508
    Last Fight: 5/19/2018 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Kamaru Usman
    Next Fight: 2/02/2019 [UFC] vs [#59 WW] Lyman Good
    14  
    UK Leon Edwards  (27) 16-3-0
    508
    Last Fight: 6/23/2018 [UFC] vs  [#15 WW] Donald Cerrone
     
    15  
    US Donald Cerrone  (35) 34-11-0
    508
    Last Fight: 11/10/2018 [UFC] vs  [#30 WW] Mike Perry
    Next Fight: 1/19/2019 [UFC] vs [#12 LW] Alexander Hernandez
    16 NR
    IS Gunnar Nelson  (30) 17-3-1
    459
    Last Fight: 12/08/2018 [UFC] vs  [#20 WW] Alex Oliveira
     
    17  
    US Neil Magny  (31) 21-7-0
    446
    Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
     
    18  
    RU Ramazan Emeev  (31) 18-3-0
    432
    Last Fight: 9/15/2018 [UFC] vs  [#261 WW] Stefan Sekulic
     
    19  
    US Lorenz Larkin  (32) 20-7-0
    358
    Last Fight: 10/12/2018 [BellatorFC] vs  [#149 WW] Ion Pascu
     
    20 4
    BR Alex Oliveira  (30) 19-6-1
    355
    Last Fight: 12/08/2018 [UFC] vs  [#16 WW] Gunnar Nelson
     
    21 1
    BR Michel Prazeres  (37) 26-2-0
    325
    Last Fight: 11/17/2018 [UFC] vs  [#49 WW] Bartosz Fabinski
     
    22 1
    US Yancy Medeiros  (31) 15-5-0
    323
    Last Fight: 2/18/2018 [UFC] vs  [#15 WW] Donald Cerrone
     
    23 1
    US Ray Cooper III  (25) 17-5-0
    314
    Last Fight: 10/20/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#62 WW] Handesson Ferreira
    Next Fight: 12/31/2018 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#57 WW] Magomed Magomedkerimov
    24 1
    US Carlos Condit  (34) 30-12-0
    313
    Last Fight: 4/14/2018 [UFC] vs  [#20 WW] Alex Oliveira
    Next Fight: 12/29/2018 [UFC] vs [#31 LW] Michael Chiesa
    25 1
    US Anthony Rocco Martin  (28) 15-4-0
    311
    Last Fight: 12/01/2018 [UFC] vs  [#68 WW] Jake Matthews
     

    Issue Date: 12/09/2018 (Official Release: #626)

    Previous Official Release: 12/02/2018

    Fighters who have dropped out: [#94] Yasubey Enomoto+, [#207] Kiamrian Abbasov+, [#254] Peter Grajcar*, [#299] Claudio Rocha+, [#405] Yukinari Tamura*, [#408] Yacine Bandoui*, [#413] Daniyar Babakulov*, [#434] Omar Jesus Santana+, [#466] Sotaro Yamada*, [#513] Devin Smyth+, [#537] Brian Grinnell!, [#542] Gota Yamashita!

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

    Ranked Fighters: 1-25 >>>