Lightweight

Lightweight (150-161.9 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: 8/01/2021 (Official Release: #771)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
US Dustin Poirier  (32) 28-6-0
1583
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#12 LW] Conor McGregor
 
2  
BR Charles Oliveira  (31) 31-8-0
1345
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#7 LW] Michael Chandler
 
3  
US Justin Gaethje  (32) 22-3-0
1236
Last Fight: 10/24/2020 [UFC] vs  [NR] Khabib Nurmagomedov
 
4  
US Beneil Dariush  (32) 21-4-1
826
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#6 LW] Tony Ferguson
 
5  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (36) 30-13-0
779
Last Fight: 11/14/2020 [UFC] vs  [NR] Paul Felder
 
6  
US Tony Ferguson  (37) 25-6-0
641
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#4 LW] Beneil Dariush
 
7  
US Michael Chandler  (35) 22-6-0
612
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#2 LW] Charles Oliveira
 
8  
RU Islam Makhachev  (29) 20-1-0
512
Last Fight: 7/17/2021 [UFC] vs  [#16 LW] Thiago Moises
 
9  
US Gregor Gillespie  (34) 14-1-0
478
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#11 LW] Diego Ferreira
 
10  
NZ Dan Hooker  (31) 20-10-0
471
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#7 LW] Michael Chandler
 
11  
BR Diego Ferreira  (36) 17-4-0
407
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#9 LW] Gregor Gillespie
Next Fight: 10/02/2021 [UFC] vs [#18 LW] Grant Dawson
12  
IE Conor McGregor  (33) 22-6-0
394
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 LW] Dustin Poirier
 
13  
PL Mateusz Gamrot  (30) 19-1-0
355
Last Fight: 7/17/2021 [UFC] vs  [#70 LW] Jeremy Stephens
 
14  
US Clay Collard  (28) 20-8-0
347
Last Fight: 6/10/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#75 LW] Joilton Lutterbach
Next Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#20 LW] Raush Manfio
15  
RU Abdul-Aziz Abdulvakhabov  (32) 18-2-0
283
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#59 LW] Alexander Sarnavskiy
 
16  
BR Thiago Moises  (26) 15-5-0
273
Last Fight: 7/17/2021 [UFC] vs  [#8 LW] Islam Makhachev
 
17  
CA Olivier Aubin-Mercier  (32) 12-5-0
266
Last Fight: 6/10/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#27 LW] Marcin Held
 
18  
US Grant Dawson  (27) 17-1-0
255
Last Fight: 3/20/2021 [UFC] vs  [#37 LW] Leonardo Santos
Next Fight: 10/02/2021 [UFC] vs [#11 LW] Diego Ferreira
19  
BR Roberto de Souza  (31) 12-1-0
254
Last Fight: 6/13/2021 [Rizin Fighting Federation] vs  [#32 LW] Tofiq Musayev
 
20  
BR Raush Manfio  (29) 13-3-0
251
Last Fight: 6/25/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#45 LW] Anthony Pettis
Next Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#14 LW] Clay Collard
21  
NZ Brad Riddell  (29) 10-1-0
249
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#25 LW] Drew Dober
 
22  
BR Natan Schulte  (29) 21-4-1
243
Last Fight: 6/10/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#54 LW] Alex Martinez
 
23  
RU Eduard Vartanyan  (30) 21-4-0
240
Last Fight: 5/22/2021 [Open Fighting Championship] vs  [#143 LW] Michel Silva
 
24  
GE Guram Kutateladze   12-2-0
235
Last Fight: 10/17/2020 [UFC] vs  [#13 LW] Mateusz Gamrot
 
25  
US Drew Dober  (32) 23-11-0
228
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#21 LW] Brad Riddell
 

Issue Date: 8/01/2021 (Official Release: #771)

Previous Official Release: 7/25/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#95] Gadzhi Rabadanov-, [#218] Uros Medic+, [#380] Ivey Nixon*, [#423] Andre Borges+, [#558] Husein Kadimagomaev-, [#616] Chris Hatley Jr.-, [#671] Alec Williams!, [#690] Glaucio Eliziario+, [#696] Cristiano Cruz+, [#750] Kirill Sukhomlinov!

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

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