Generated Historical Rankings

These ranking sets have been generated by a recent version of the software, using recent data and will not match previously published issues of the rankings, especially since a majority of these generated sets are for dates much earlier than the site’s inception.

Rankings will list until the next multiple of 5 (Top 5, 10, 15, etc.) after the last fighter at or above 20 points is found, to a maximum amount (found in the current rankings).  At a bare minimum, a fighter needs at least 15 points to be displayed, so in some cases, the next multiple of 5 may not be reached.

Gathering data for the “unknown division lists” are crucial in building these sets, so if you want to help us research, please review these lists and inform us in the forum.

Some of the older divisional lists are very small, or even blank, due to limited fights and/or limited data.

Once deemed as retired or assumed as such (no fights scheduled, no fights in past 900 days from last update or manually marked as retired/deceased/etc), fighters are removed from any ranking pages more recent than their last fight.  This is the one major difference between these sets and the current rankings.

Note: Fighter records within these historical rankings represent their records at the date of the rankings.

Rating Formula:
Ranked Fighters: 1-25 >>>
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Note: Rankings include fights on selected date!
Last Generated on 02/10/2024
Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter Record Points
1   Anderson Silva 25-4-0
677
2 13 Demian Maia 11-0-0
343
3 3 Jorge Santiago 22-7-0
331
4 -1 Gegard Mousasi 24-2-1
310
5   Robbie Lawler 16-4-0
284
6 4 Nate Marquardt 28-8-2
275
7 7 Vitor Belfort 18-8-0
258
8   Yushin Okami 24-4-0
237
9 -5 Chael Sonnen 23-10-1
221
10 -3 Paulo Filho 16-1-0
221
11   Michael Bisping 17-1-0
209
12   Melvin Manhoef 23-5-1
205
13   Frank Trigg 19-6-0
205
14 2 Thales Leites 14-1-0
191
15 3 Yoshihiro Akiyama 12-1-0
183
16 -7 Kazuo Misaki 21-9-2
172
17 4 Patrick Cote 13-5-0
170
18 28 Alan Belcher 14-5-0
163
19 -2 Wilson Gouveia 12-6-0
149
20 2 Benji Radach 21-4-0
141
21 2 Scott Smith 15-5-0
139
22 2 Ronaldo Souza 10-2-0
134
23 2 Kazuhiro Nakamura 13-9-0
131
24 9 Ricardo Almeida 10-3-0
130
25 5 Dan Miller 11-1-0
130
Ranked Fighters: 1-25 >>>
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92 Comments

  1. shervin January 15, 2024 at 1:57 pm Reply

    are you all not adding anymore of these generated ratings? these are incredibly good. I hope that you keep going.

    • oleg January 15, 2024 at 8:27 pm Reply

      We’re still adding and maintaining them.

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Before asking where a specific fighter is ranked or why they aren't ranked:


- We update the rankings once per week, usually on Sunday or Monday.

- Fighters who have not fought in 450 days or more ARE NOT RANKED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.

- Use the "Fighter Search" option in the upper-right of the page. The fighter may be ranked in a different division.

- Most of the divisions have multiple pages beyond this one. See the clickable ranges above and below the ranking table.

Furthermore, we do not maintain the "next fight" data. This is gathered from Sherdog. Any issues regarding this data should be forwarded to them.