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: 4/10/2021 (Official Release: #755)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
US Dustin Poirier  (32) 27-6-0
1475
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#13 LW] Conor McGregor
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#13 LW] Conor McGregor
2  
US Justin Gaethje  (32) 22-3-0
1270
Last Fight: 10/24/2020 [UFC] vs  [NR] Khabib Nurmagomedov
 
3  
BR Charles Oliveira  (31) 30-8-0
1123
Last Fight: 12/12/2020 [UFC] vs  [#4 LW] Tony Ferguson
Next Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs [#6 LW] Michael Chandler
4  
US Tony Ferguson  (37) 25-5-0
786
Last Fight: 12/12/2020 [UFC] vs  [#3 LW] Charles Oliveira
Next Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs [#8 LW] Beneil Dariush
5  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (36) 30-13-0
779
Last Fight: 11/14/2020 [UFC] vs  [#12 LW] Paul Felder
 
6  
US Michael Chandler  (34) 22-5-0
698
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#10 LW] Dan Hooker
Next Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs [#3 LW] Charles Oliveira
7  
US Anthony Pettis  (34) 24-10-0
558
Last Fight: 12/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#62 WW] Alex Morono
Next Fight: 4/23/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [NR] Clay Collard
8  
US Beneil Dariush  (31) 20-4-1
556
Last Fight: 2/06/2021 [UFC] vs  [#9 LW] Diego Ferreira
Next Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs [#4 LW] Tony Ferguson
9  
BR Diego Ferreira  (36) 17-3-0
549
Last Fight: 2/06/2021 [UFC] vs  [#8 LW] Beneil Dariush
 
10  
NZ Dan Hooker  (31) 20-10-0
478
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#6 LW] Michael Chandler
 
11  
US Kevin Lee  (28) 18-6-0
430
Last Fight: 3/14/2020 [UFC] vs  [#3 LW] Charles Oliveira
 
12  
US Paul Felder  (35) 17-6-0
428
Last Fight: 11/14/2020 [UFC] vs  [#5 LW] Rafael dos Anjos
 
13  
IE Conor McGregor  (32) 22-5-0
413
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 LW] Dustin Poirier
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#1 LW] Dustin Poirier
14  
RU Islam Makhachev  (29) 19-1-0
412
Last Fight: 3/06/2021 [UFC] vs  [#19 LW] Drew Dober
 
15  
BR Francisco Trinaldo  (42) 26-7-0
337
Last Fight: 7/25/2020 [UFC] vs  [#74 LW] Jai Herbert
Next Fight: 6/05/2021 [UFC] vs [#23 WW] Muslim Salikhov
16  
BR Thiago Moises  (26) 15-4-0
328
Last Fight: 2/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#21 LW] Alexander Hernandez
 
17 6
PL Mateusz Gamrot  (30) 18-1-0
299
Last Fight: 4/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#32 LW] Scott Holtzman
 
18 1
RU Abdul-Aziz Abdulvakhabov  (32) 18-2-0
283
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#50 LW] Alexander Sarnavskiy
 
19 1
US Drew Dober  (32) 23-10-0
276
Last Fight: 3/06/2021 [UFC] vs  [#14 LW] Islam Makhachev
 
20 1
US Grant Dawson  (27) 17-1-0
255
Last Fight: 3/20/2021 [UFC] vs  [#30 LW] Leonardo Santos
 
21 1
US Alexander Hernandez  (28) 12-4-0
244
Last Fight: 2/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#16 LW] Thiago Moises
 
22 1
RU Eduard Vartanyan  (29) 20-4-0
240
Last Fight: 9/05/2020 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#63 LW] Mukhamed Kokov
Next Fight: 5/22/2021 [Open Fighting Championship] vs [NR] Michel Silva
23 1
GE Guram Kutateladze   12-2-0
235
Last Fight: 10/17/2020 [UFC] vs  [#17 LW] Mateusz Gamrot
 
24  
RU Arman Tsarukyan  (24) 15-2-0
221
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#120 LW] Matt Frevola
 
25  
KG Rafael Fiziev  (28) 9-1-0
220
Last Fight: 12/12/2020 [UFC] vs  [#31 LW] Renato Carneiro
 

Issue Date: 4/10/2021 (Official Release: #755)

Previous Official Release: 4/04/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#84] Ludovit Klein-, [#340] Abdurakhman Gitinovasov-, [#362] Shinechagtaga Zoltsetseg*, [#365] Gazavat Suleymanov*, [#523] Darrell Flores*, [#578] Serikbay Khodzhabaev+, [#591] Damonte Robinson*, [#665] Olzhas Eskaraev-, [#741] Atsushi Kishimoto!, [#747] Ahmed Vila!, [#750] Mikail Bayram!

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

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