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: 10/17/2021 (Official Release: #782)
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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 [#3 WW] Colby Covington
2  
BR Gilbert Burns  (35) 20-4-0
1245
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Stephen Thompson
 
3  
US Colby Covington  (33) 16-2-0
1197
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#21 WW] Tyron Woodley
Next Fight: 11/06/2021 [UFC] vs [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
4  
US Jorge Masvidal  (36) 35-15-0
1079
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
Next Fight: 12/11/2021 [UFC] vs [#6 WW] Leon Edwards
5  
BR Vicente Luque  (29) 21-7-1
1069
Last Fight: 8/07/2021 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Michael Chiesa
 
6  
UK Leon Edwards  (30) 19-3-0
719
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#18 WW] Nate Diaz
Next Fight: 12/11/2021 [UFC] vs [#4 WW] Jorge Masvidal
7  
US Stephen Thompson  (38) 16-5-1
699
Last Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs  [#2 WW] Gilbert Burns
 
8  
US Michael Chiesa  (33) 18-5-0
669
Last Fight: 8/07/2021 [UFC] vs  [#5 WW] Vicente Luque
Next Fight: 11/20/2021 [UFC] vs [#27 WW] Sean Brady
9  
US Neil Magny  (34) 25-8-0
645
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#31 WW] Geoff Neal
 
10  
UA Yaroslav Amosov  (28) 26-0-0
591
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#15 WW] Douglas Lima
 
11  
US Belal Muhammad  (33) 19-3-0
494
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#23 WW] Demian Maia
 
12  
US Ray Cooper III  (28) 23-7-1
454
Last Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#30 WW] Rory MacDonald
Next Fight: 10/27/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#16 WW] Magomed Magomedkerimov
13  
UK Michael Page  (34) 20-1-0
451
Last Fight: 10/01/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#15 WW] Douglas Lima
 
14  
US Jason Jackson  (30) 15-4-0
449
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#42 WW] Paul Daley
 
15  
BR Douglas Lima  (33) 32-10-0
444
Last Fight: 10/01/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#13 WW] Michael Page
 
16  
RU Magomed Magomedkerimov  (31) 29-5-0
393
Last Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#72 WW] Sadibou Sy
Next Fight: 10/27/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#12 WW] Ray Cooper III
17  
BR Gleison Tibau  (38) 36-14-0
393
Last Fight: 8/13/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#319 WW] Micah Terrill
 
18  
US Nate Diaz  (36) 20-13-0
391
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#6 WW] Leon Edwards
 
19  
CN Jingliang Li  (33) 18-6-0
384
Last Fight: 1/16/2021 [UFC] vs  [#29 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
Next Fight: 10/30/2021 [UFC] vs [#55 WW] Khamzat Chimaev
20  
RU Muslim Salikhov  (37) 18-2-0
368
Last Fight: 6/05/2021 [UFC] vs  [#73 WW] Francisco Trinaldo
 
21  
US Tyron Woodley  (39) 19-7-1
366
Last Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#5 WW] Vicente Luque
 
22 1
KR Rae Yoon Ok  (30) 16-3-0
363
Last Fight: 9/24/2021 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#35 WW] Christian Lee
 
23 1
BR Demian Maia  (43) 28-11-0
363
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Belal Muhammad
 
24  
US Alex Morono  (31) 20-7-0
352
Last Fight: 9/04/2021 [UFC] vs  [#90 WW] David Zawada
 
25  
US Daniel Rodriguez  (34) 16-2-0
340
Last Fight: 8/28/2021 [UFC] vs  [#60 WW] Kevin Lee
 

Issue Date: 10/17/2021 (Official Release: #782)

Previous Official Release: 10/10/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#71] Chris Curtis+, [#177] Nah-Shon Burrell+, [#323] Moses Murrietta+, [#564] Se Young Kim*, [#588] Kazumasa Sugawara-, [#659] Rolando Rocha Saravia!, [#693] Mykola Martyniuk!, [#694] Kenan Jackson!, [#695] Adam Sindelar!, [#696] Sandeep Kumar Dahiya!, [#698] Luiz Victor Romero!, [#699] Nick Harrington!, [#700] Islam Labazanov!

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

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