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: 6/26/2022 (Official Release: #820)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
BR Charles Oliveira  (32) 33-8-0
2374
Last Fight: 5/07/2022 [UFC] vs  [#3 LW] Justin Gaethje
 
2  
US Dustin Poirier  (33) 28-7-0
1273
Last Fight: 12/11/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 LW] Charles Oliveira
 
3  
US Justin Gaethje  (33) 23-4-0
1115
Last Fight: 5/07/2022 [UFC] vs  [#1 LW] Charles Oliveira
 
4  
US Michael Chandler  (36) 23-7-0
786
Last Fight: 5/07/2022 [UFC] vs  [#14 LW] Tony Ferguson
 
5  
US Beneil Dariush  (33) 21-4-1
763
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#14 LW] Tony Ferguson
 
6  
BR Rafael dos Anjos  (37) 31-13-0
754
Last Fight: 3/05/2022 [UFC] vs  [#21 LW] Renato Carneiro
Next Fight: 7/09/2022 [UFC] vs [#12 LW] Rafael Fiziev
7  
RU Islam Makhachev  (30) 22-1-0
729
Last Fight: 2/26/2022 [UFC] vs  [#19 LW] Bobby Green
 
8  
PL Mateusz Gamrot  (31) 21-1-0
558
Last Fight: 6/25/2022 [UFC] vs  [#15 LW] Arman Tsarukyan
 
9  
US Gregor Gillespie  (35) 14-1-0
437
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#17 LW] Diego Ferreira
 
10  
CA Olivier Aubin-Mercier  (33) 15-5-0
431
Last Fight: 6/17/2022 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#16 LW] Raush Manfio
 
11  
IE Conor McGregor  (33) 22-6-0
367
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#2 LW] Dustin Poirier
 
12  
KG Rafael Fiziev  (29) 11-1-0
358
Last Fight: 12/04/2021 [UFC] vs  [#39 LW] Brad Riddell
Next Fight: 7/09/2022 [UFC] vs [#6 LW] Rafael dos Anjos
13 1
RU Ali Bagov  (32) 32-11-0
351
Last Fight: 12/17/2021 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#70 WW] Andrei Koshkin
Next Fight: 7/22/2022 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs [#69 LW] Rashid Magomedov
14 1
US Tony Ferguson  (38) 25-7-0
332
Last Fight: 5/07/2022 [UFC] vs  [#4 LW] Michael Chandler
 
15 2
RU Arman Tsarukyan  (25) 18-3-0
332
Last Fight: 6/25/2022 [UFC] vs  [#8 LW] Mateusz Gamrot
 
16  
BR Raush Manfio  (30) 16-4-0
329
Last Fight: 6/17/2022 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#10 LW] Olivier Aubin-Mercier
 
17  
BR Diego Ferreira  (37) 17-5-0
328
Last Fight: 12/18/2021 [UFC] vs  [#8 LW] Mateusz Gamrot
Next Fight: 7/30/2022 [UFC] vs [#81 LW] Drakkar Klose
18  
BR Natan Schulte  (30) 22-5-1
289
Last Fight: 6/17/2022 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#43 LW] Marcin Held
 
19  
US Bobby Green  (35) 29-13-1
281
Last Fight: 2/26/2022 [UFC] vs  [#7 LW] Islam Makhachev
 
20  
RU Abdul-Aziz Abdulvakhabov  (33) 19-2-0
278
Last Fight: 11/05/2021 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#60 LW] Hacran Dias
 
21  
BR Renato Carneiro  (33) 16-5-1
274
Last Fight: 3/05/2022 [UFC] vs  [#6 LW] Rafael dos Anjos
 
22  
US Grant Dawson  (28) 18-1-1
273
Last Fight: 4/30/2022 [UFC] vs  [#86 LW] Jared Gordon
 
23  
BR Roberto de Souza  (32) 14-1-0
267
Last Fight: 4/17/2022 [Rizin Fighting Federation] vs  [#154 LW] Johnny Case
 
24 8
BR Thiago Moises  (27) 16-6-0
246
Last Fight: 6/25/2022 [UFC] vs  [#97 LW] Christos Giagos
 
25 26
RU Alexandr Shabliy  (29) 22-3-0
245
Last Fight: 6/24/2022 [BellatorFC] vs  [#51 LW] Brent Primus
 

Issue Date: 6/26/2022 (Official Release: #820)

Previous Official Release: 6/19/2022

Fighters who have dropped out: [#161] Italo Gomes-, [#193] Samvel Vardanyan+, [#273] Tsogookhuu Amarsanaa+, [#277] Carlos Prates+, [#337] Arthur Lima+, [#395] Ghiles Oudelha+, [#463] Chuka Willis-, [#470] Julio Barreto*, [#486] Kevin Terceros*, [#539] Solekh Khasanov+, [#556] Cris Lencioni-, [#599] Ondrej Petrasek*, [#640] Egor Khodakov+, [#727] Ago Huskic-, [#730] Alimuhan Hayishaer!, [#737] Mohamed Tarek Mohey!, [#749] Felipe Silva*

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

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