Welterweight

Welterweight (162.0-175.9 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 Kamaru Usman  (34) 19-1-0
3046
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#4 WW] Jorge Masvidal
Next Fight: 11/06/2021 [UFC] vs [#2 WW] Colby Covington
2  
US Colby Covington  (33) 16-2-0
1268
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Tyron Woodley
Next Fight: 11/06/2021 [UFC] vs [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
3  
BR Gilbert Burns  (35) 20-4-0
1245
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Stephen Thompson
 
4  
US Jorge Masvidal  (36) 35-15-0
1078
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
5  
US Michael Chiesa  (33) 18-4-0
909
Last Fight: 1/20/2021 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Neil Magny
Next Fight: 8/07/2021 [UFC] vs [#6 WW] Vicente Luque
6  
BR Vicente Luque  (29) 20-7-1
736
Last Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Tyron Woodley
Next Fight: 8/07/2021 [UFC] vs [#5 WW] Michael Chiesa
7  
UK Leon Edwards  (29) 19-3-0
719
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#15 WW] Nate Diaz
 
8  
US Stephen Thompson  (38) 16-5-1
700
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Gilbert Burns
 
9  
US Neil Magny  (33) 25-8-0
645
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#30 WW] Geoff Neal
 
10  
UA Yaroslav Amosov  (27) 26-0-0
591
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#12 WW] Douglas Lima
 
11  
US Tyron Woodley  (39) 19-7-1
568
Last Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Vicente Luque
 
12  
BR Douglas Lima  (33) 32-9-0
514
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#10 WW] Yaroslav Amosov
Next Fight: 10/01/2021 [BellatorFC] vs [#38 WW] Michael Page
13  
US Belal Muhammad  (33) 19-3-0
494
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#21 WW] Demian Maia
 
14  
US Jason Jackson  (30) 15-4-0
449
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#41 WW] Paul Daley
 
15  
US Nate Diaz  (36) 20-13-0
397
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Leon Edwards
 
16  
BR Gleison Tibau  (38) 35-14-0
393
Last Fight: 6/17/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#17 WW] Rory MacDonald
 
17  
CA Rory MacDonald  (32) 22-7-1
388
Last Fight: 6/17/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#16 WW] Gleison Tibau
Next Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#28 WW] Ray Cooper III
18  
CN Jingliang Li  (33) 18-6-0
384
Last Fight: 1/16/2021 [UFC] vs  [#29 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
 
19  
RU Magomed Magomedkerimov  (31) 28-5-0
374
Last Fight: 6/17/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#73 WW] Curtis Millender
Next Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#52 WW] Joao Zeferino
20  
SG Christian Lee  (23) 15-3-0
372
Last Fight: 4/14/2021 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#44 WW] Timofey Nastyukhin
 
21  
BR Demian Maia  (43) 28-11-0
369
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#13 WW] Belal Muhammad
 
22  
RU Muslim Salikhov  (37) 18-2-0
368
Last Fight: 6/05/2021 [UFC] vs  [#70 WW] Francisco Trinaldo
 
23  
US Anthony Rocco Martin  (31) 17-6-0
361
Last Fight: 6/06/2020 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Neil Magny
 
24  
US Alex Morono  (30) 19-7-0
342
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#32 WW] Donald Cerrone
 
25  
US Tim Means  (37) 32-12-1
334
Last Fight: 6/26/2021 [UFC] vs  [#51 WW] Nicolas Dalby
 

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

Previous Official Release: 7/25/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#375] Nemanja Kovac+, [#383] Michael Cora+, [#604] Lucas Clayr Paredes da Silva!, [#675] Rashid Koichakaev!, [#693] Islam Magomedov!, [#694] Bradley Desir!, [#696] Ravindra Balhara!, [#697] Kacper Brozdziak!, [#698] Lionel Padilla Suarez!, [#699] Souhil Tahiri!, [#700] Steven Newell!

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

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