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: 6/13/2021 (Official Release: #764)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
NG Israel Adesanya  (31) 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  (35) 47-7-2
1143
Last Fight: 10/29/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#12 WW] Douglas Lima
 
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
869
Last Fight: 9/26/2020 [UFC] vs  [#1 MW] Israel Adesanya
 
6  
UK Darren Till  (28) 18-3-1
852
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
767
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
752
Last Fight: 5/22/2021 [UFC] vs  [#27 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  
US Uriah Hall  (36) 17-9-0
634
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#13 MW] Chris Weidman
Next Fight: 7/31/2021 [UFC] vs [#15 MW] Sean Strickland
12  
US Kevin Holland  (28) 21-7-0
462
Last Fight: 4/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#4 MW] Marvin Vettori
 
13  
US Chris Weidman  (36) 15-6-0
443
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#11 MW] Uriah Hall
 
14  
BR Andre Muniz  (31) 21-4-0
386
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#20 MW] Ronaldo Souza
 
15  
US Sean Strickland  (30) 23-3-0
363
Last Fight: 5/01/2021 [UFC] vs  [#26 MW] Krzysztof Jotko
Next Fight: 7/31/2021 [UFC] vs [#11 MW] Uriah Hall
16  
RU Omari Akhmedov  (33) 21-5-1
358
Last Fight: 1/20/2021 [UFC] vs  [#44 MW] Tom Breese
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#22 MW] Brad Tavares
17  
PL Mamed Khalidov  (40) 35-7-2
339
Last Fight: 10/10/2020 [KSW] vs  [#23 MW] Scott Askham
 
18  
US Ian Heinisch  (32) 14-4-0
312
Last Fight: 2/13/2021 [UFC] vs  [#10 MW] Kelvin Gastelum
Next Fight: 7/24/2021 [UFC] vs [#128 MW] Nassourdine Imavov
19  
US Lorenz Larkin  (34) 23-7-0
299
Last Fight: 5/07/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#28 MW] Rafael Carvalho
 
20  
BR Ronaldo Souza  (41) 26-10-0
295
Last Fight: 5/15/2021 [UFC] vs  [#14 MW] Andre Muniz
 
21  
US John Salter  (36) 18-4-0
289
Last Fight: 8/21/2020 [BellatorFC] vs  [#70 MW] Andrew Kapel
 
22  
US Brad Tavares  (33) 18-6-0
259
Last Fight: 1/23/2021 [UFC] vs  [#48 LHW] Antonio Carlos Jr.
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#16 MW] Omari Akhmedov
23  
UK Scott Askham  (33) 19-5-0
242
Last Fight: 10/10/2020 [KSW] vs  [#17 MW] Mamed Khalidov
 
24  
RU Magomedrasul Gasanov   16-2-0
234
Last Fight: 4/09/2021 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#48 MW] Nikola Dipchikov
 
25  
RU Alexander Shlemenko  (37) 60-13-0
230
Last Fight: 5/07/2021 [Fight Nights Global] vs  [#187 MW] Marcio Santos
 

Issue Date: 6/13/2021 (Official Release: #764)

Previous Official Release: 6/06/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#39] Eryk Anders+, [#49] Darren Stewart+, [#214] Eduardo Ramon-, [#238] Julio Cesar Araujo Fernandes*, [#347] Ricardo Chavez-, [#348] Pedro Paulo dos Santos*, [#355] Silas Robson de Oliveira*, [#384] Jerffeson dos Santos Oliveira*, [#400] Patrick Quadros*

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

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