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 03/21/2024
Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter Record Points
1   B.J. Penn 15-5-1
481
2   Shinya Aoki 23-4-0
367
3   Kenny Florian 13-4-0
306
4   Eddie Alvarez 19-2-0
225
5   Tatsuya Kawajiri 26-5-2
223
6   Diego Sanchez 21-3-0
215
7 1 Gray Maynard 9-0-0
214
8 -1 Frankie Edgar 12-1-0
214
9 1 Mizuto Hirota 11-4-1
189
10 1 Gilbert Melendez 17-2-0
185
11 6 Jim Miller 17-2-0
177
12 40 George Sotiropoulos 12-2-0
176
13 2 Tyson Griffin 14-2-0
173
14 4 Kurt Pellegrino 16-4-0
172
15 1 Sean Sherk 35-4-1
161
16 -7 Joe Stevenson 31-11-0
155
17 10 Gleison Tibau 23-6-0
155
18 NR Luis Palomino 12-5-0
152
19 -6 Takanori Gomi 31-6-0
151
20 -6 Jorge Masvidal 19-5-0
150
21 NR K.J. Noons 8-2-0
149
22 11 Ben Henderson 11-1-0
146
23   Clay Guida 26-11-0
140
24   Nate Diaz 12-5-0
140
25 -6 Satoru Kitaoka 25-10-9
139
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.