Featherweight

Featherweight (138.1-149.9 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.

Issue Date: 3/07/2021 (Official Release: #750)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
AU Alexander Volkanovski  (32) 22-1-0
1525
Last Fight: 7/11/2020 [UFC] vs  [#2 FW] Max Holloway
Next Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs [#3 FW] Brian Ortega
2  
US Max Holloway  (29) 22-6-0
1265
Last Fight: 1/16/2021 [UFC] vs  [#6 FW] Calvin Kattar
 
3  
US Brian Ortega  (30) 15-1-0
818
Last Fight: 10/17/2020 [UFC] vs  [#8 FW] Chan Sung Jung
Next Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs [#1 FW] Alexander Volkanovski
4  
BR Patricio Freire  (33) 31-4-0
648
Last Fight: 11/12/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#21 FW] Pedro Carvalho
Next Fight: 4/02/2021 [BellatorFC] vs [#12 FW] Emmanuel Sanchez
5  
US Josh Emmett  (36) 16-2-0
524
Last Fight: 6/20/2020 [UFC] vs  [#17 FW] Shane Burgos
 
6  
US Calvin Kattar  (32) 22-5-0
516
Last Fight: 1/16/2021 [UFC] vs  [#2 FW] Max Holloway
 
7  
US A.J. McKee  (25) 17-0-0
472
Last Fight: 11/19/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#16 FW] Darrion Caldwell
 
8  
KR Chan Sung Jung  (33) 16-6-0
421
Last Fight: 10/17/2020 [UFC] vs  [#3 FW] Brian Ortega
 
9  
BR Edson Barboza  (35) 21-9-0
410
Last Fight: 10/10/2020 [UFC] vs  [#43 FW] Makwan Amirkhani
 
10  
US Lance Palmer  (33) 22-3-0
372
Last Fight: 12/31/2019 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#32 FW] Alex Gilpin
Next Fight: 4/23/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [NR] Bubba Jenkins
11  
US Dan Ige  (29) 14-3-0
359
Last Fight: 7/15/2020 [UFC] vs  [#6 FW] Calvin Kattar
 
12  
US Emmanuel Sanchez  (30) 20-4-0
354
Last Fight: 11/12/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#24 FW] Daniel Weichel
Next Fight: 4/02/2021 [BellatorFC] vs [#4 FW] Patricio Freire
13  
US Cub Swanson  (37) 27-11-0
293
Last Fight: 12/12/2020 [UFC] vs  [#45 FW] Daniel Pineda
Next Fight: 5/01/2021 [UFC] vs [#38 FW] Giga Chikadze
14 1
BR John Lineker  (30) 33-9-0
277
Last Fight: 11/13/2020 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#40 FW] Kevin Belingon
 
15 1
UK Arnold Allen  (27) 16-1-0
274
Last Fight: 1/25/2020 [UFC] vs  [NR] Nik Lentz
Next Fight: 4/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#20 FW] Sodiq Yusuff
16  
US Darrion Caldwell  (33) 15-4-0
256
Last Fight: 11/19/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#7 FW] A.J. McKee
 
17  
US Shane Burgos  (29) 13-2-0
235
Last Fight: 6/20/2020 [UFC] vs  [#5 FW] Josh Emmett
 
18 1
BR Felipe Froes  (29) 19-4-1
231
Last Fight: 12/18/2020 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#57 FW] Marat Balaev
Next Fight: 3/26/2021 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs [#19 FW] Magomedrasul Khasbulaev
19 1
RU Magomedrasul Khasbulaev  (34) 32-8-0
228
Last Fight: 2/21/2020 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#147 LW] Levan Makashvili
Next Fight: 3/26/2021 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs [#18 FW] Felipe Froes
20  
US Sodiq Yusuff  (27) 11-1-0
221
Last Fight: 1/18/2020 [UFC] vs  [#29 FW] Andre Fili
Next Fight: 4/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#15 FW] Arnold Allen
21  
PT Pedro Carvalho  (25) 11-4-0
201
Last Fight: 11/12/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#4 FW] Patricio Freire
 
22  
US Bryce Mitchell  (26) 14-0-0
200
Last Fight: 10/31/2020 [UFC] vs  [#29 FW] Andre Fili
 
23  
ES Ilia Topuria  (24) 10-0-0
197
Last Fight: 12/05/2020 [UFC] vs  [#49 FW] Damon Jackson
 
24  
DE Daniel Weichel  (36) 40-12-0
184
Last Fight: 11/12/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#12 FW] Emmanuel Sanchez
 
25  
RU Salman Zhamaldaev  (32) 18-2-0
183
Last Fight: 10/04/2020 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#92 FW] Alexey Polpudnikov
 

Issue Date: 3/07/2021 (Official Release: #750)

Previous Official Release: 2/28/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#26] Jeremy Stephens+, [#84] Joseph Nathan Maness-, [#112] Bruno Roverso*, [#149] Levy Marroquin*, [#209] Matt Sayles*, [#217] Andrew Cruz*, [#218] David Onama+, [#225] Aalon Cruz+, [#229] Victor Hugo Silva*, [#287] Lucas Ananias*, [#305] Samuel Silva*, [#354] Fedor Durymanov-, [#378] Marcus Rodrigues da Costa*, [#380] Taiyo Hayashi*, [#382] Gaston Reyno*, [#385] Gilbert Ordonez*, [#387] Johnny Munoz Jr.-, [#394] Enrique Gonzalez*, [#435] Pedro Henrique*, [#448] Michel Ersoy*, [#498] Adilet Nurmatov+, [#530] Yuki Takahashi*, [#534] Joackim Pedro Neto Ferreira*, [#552] Pengzhao Feng!, [#561] Muhammad Aiman*, [#584] Aaron Williams*, [#591] Fernando Duarte Bagordache*, [#624] Lucas Alexander!, [#638] Jordan Beltran*, [#646] Souksavanh Khampasath*

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

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