Most consecutive UFC title defenses
Last Updated: 1/7/2014
|Georges St. Pierre||9||2008-2013 (relinquished title)|
|Jon Jones||8||2011-2015 (active)|
|Jose Aldo *||7||2011-2014 (active)|
|Matt Hughes||5, 2||2002-2003, 2005-2006|
|Demetrious Johnson||5||2012-2014 (active)|
|Ronda Rousey +||5||2013-2015 (active)|
|Chris Weidman||2||2013-2014 (active)|
|Cain Velasquez||2||2013 (active)|
|Dominick Cruz *||2||2011 (relinquished title in 2014)|
Records reflect UFC title bouts only. Tournament wins and Superfight titles are not included.
All fighters with 2 or more consecutive title defenses in the UFC are included.
* WEC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and WEC bantamweight champion Dominic Cruz were awarded UFC championship titles as a part of the WEC/UFC merger, technically marking their first UFC bouts as title defences.
+ StrikeForce women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was awarded the UFC championship title as a part of the StrikeForce/UFC merger, technically marking her first UFC bout as a title defence.