Middleweight

Middleweight (176.0-190.9 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  
NG Israel Adesanya  (32) 21-1-0
2069
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#4 MW] Marvin Vettori
 
2  
AU Robert Whittaker  (30) 23-5-0
1557
Last Fight: 4/17/2021 [UFC] vs  [#10 MW] Kelvin Gastelum
 
3  
NL Gegard Mousasi  (36) 47-7-2
1143
Last Fight: 10/29/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#12 WW] Douglas Lima
Next Fight: 8/13/2021 [BellatorFC] vs [#22 MW] John Salter
4  
IT Marvin Vettori  (27) 16-5-1
878
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 MW] Israel Adesanya
 
5  
BR Paulo Costa  (30) 13-1-0
859
Last Fight: 9/26/2020 [UFC] vs  [#1 MW] Israel Adesanya
 
6  
UK Darren Till  (28) 18-3-1
833
Last Fight: 7/25/2020 [UFC] vs  [#2 MW] Robert Whittaker
Next Fight: 9/04/2021 [UFC] vs [#7 MW] Derek Brunson
7  
US Derek Brunson  (37) 22-7-0
802
Last Fight: 3/20/2021 [UFC] vs  [#12 MW] Kevin Holland
Next Fight: 9/04/2021 [UFC] vs [#6 MW] Darren Till
8  
US Jared Cannonier  (37) 13-5-0
758
Last Fight: 10/24/2020 [UFC] vs  [#2 MW] Robert Whittaker
Next Fight: 8/21/2021 [UFC] vs [#10 MW] Kelvin Gastelum
9  
SE Jack Hermansson  (33) 22-6-0
751
Last Fight: 5/22/2021 [UFC] vs  [#30 MW] Edmen Shahbazyan
 
10  
US Kelvin Gastelum  (29) 16-7-0
677
Last Fight: 4/17/2021 [UFC] vs  [#2 MW] Robert Whittaker
Next Fight: 8/21/2021 [UFC] vs [#8 MW] Jared Cannonier
11 4
US Sean Strickland  (30) 24-3-0
603
Last Fight: 7/31/2021 [UFC] vs  [#15 MW] Uriah Hall
 
12  
US Kevin Holland  (28) 21-7-0
462
Last Fight: 4/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#4 MW] Marvin Vettori
Next Fight: 10/02/2021 [UFC] vs [#74 MW] Kyle Daukaus
13  
US Chris Weidman  (37) 15-6-0
443
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#15 MW] Uriah Hall
 
14  
BR Andre Muniz  (31) 21-4-0
386
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#21 MW] Ronaldo Souza
 
15 4
US Uriah Hall  (37) 17-10-0
362
Last Fight: 7/31/2021 [UFC] vs  [#11 MW] Sean Strickland
 
16  
PL Mamed Khalidov  (41) 35-7-2
339
Last Fight: 10/10/2020 [KSW] vs  [#25 MW] Scott Askham
 
17  
US Brad Tavares  (33) 19-6-0
328
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#18 MW] Omari Akhmedov
 
18  
RU Omari Akhmedov  (33) 21-6-1
315
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#17 MW] Brad Tavares
 
19  
FR Nassourdine Imavov  (26) 10-3-0
308
Last Fight: 7/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#23 MW] Ian Heinisch
 
20  
US Lorenz Larkin  (34) 23-7-0
299
Last Fight: 5/07/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#28 MW] Rafael Carvalho
 
21  
BR Ronaldo Souza  (41) 26-10-0
292
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#14 MW] Andre Muniz
 
22  
US John Salter  (36) 18-4-0
289
Last Fight: 8/21/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#71 MW] Andrew Kapel
Next Fight: 8/13/2021 [BellatorFC] vs [#3 MW] Gegard Mousasi
23  
US Ian Heinisch  (32) 14-5-0
262
Last Fight: 7/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#19 MW] Nassourdine Imavov
 
24  
US Brendan Allen  (25) 17-4-0
242
Last Fight: 7/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#60 MW] Punahele Soriano
 
25  
UK Scott Askham  (33) 19-5-0
239
Last Fight: 10/10/2020 [KSW] vs  [#16 MW] Mamed Khalidov
 

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

Previous Official Release: 7/25/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#394] Khadzhimurat Bestaev!, [#395] Il Hak Oh!, [#396] Walter Luna!, [#397] Thomas Robertsen!, [#398] Ahmed Baza!, [#399] Imran Daurbekov!, [#400] Marco Tulio Silva Costa!

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

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