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 02/17/2024
Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter Record Points
1   Jon Jones 20-1-0
1632
2 5 Daniel Cormier 15-0-0
996
3 -1 Rashad Evans 21-3-1
818
4   Alexander Gustafsson 16-2-0
621
5 9 Anthony Johnson 17-4-0
580
6 -1 Dan Henderson 30-12-0
576
7 -1 Glover Teixeira 22-3-0
571
8 -5 Phil Davis 12-2-0
513
9   Chael Sonnen 29-14-1
480
10 1 Ryan Bader 17-4-0
377
11 2 Quinton Jackson 35-11-0
376
12 -2 Mauricio Rua 22-9-0
358
13 -1 Emanuel Newton 23-7-1
343
14 1 Thiago Silva 16-3-0
293
15 NR Tito Ortiz 18-11-1
283
16   Muhammed Lawal 12-4-0
237
17 1 Jimi Manuwa 14-1-0
207
18 1 Attila Vegh 29-5-2
201
19 10 Ovince St. Preux 16-5-0
174
20 1 Mikhail Zayats 22-8-0
163
21 1 Rafael Cavalcante 12-5-0
159
22 1 Matt Hamill 11-5-0
147
23 3 Anthony Perosh 14-8-0
135
24 3 Ilir Latifi 8-3-0
133
25   Ryan Jimmo 19-4-0
122
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.