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: 6/13/2021 (Official Release: #764)
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Rank ↑ ↓ Fighter  (Age) Record Points
1  
US Kamaru Usman  (34) 19-1-0
3045
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#3 WW] Jorge Masvidal
 
2  
US Colby Covington  (33) 16-2-0
1268
Last Fight: 9/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Tyron Woodley
 
3  
US Jorge Masvidal  (36) 35-15-0
1078
Last Fight: 4/24/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
 
4  
BR Gilbert Burns  (34) 19-4-0
1077
Last Fight: 2/13/2021 [UFC] vs  [#1 WW] Kamaru Usman
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#6 WW] Stephen Thompson
5  
US Michael Chiesa  (33) 18-4-0
909
Last Fight: 1/20/2021 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Neil Magny
 
6  
US Stephen Thompson  (38) 16-4-1
796
Last Fight: 12/19/2020 [UFC] vs  [#26 WW] Geoff Neal
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [#4 WW] Gilbert Burns
7  
BR Vicente Luque  (29) 20-7-1
736
Last Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#11 WW] Tyron Woodley
 
8 2
UK Leon Edwards  (29) 19-3-0
718
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#16 WW] Nate Diaz
 
9  
US Neil Magny  (33) 25-8-0
645
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#26 WW] Geoff Neal
 
10 33
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
581
Last Fight: 3/27/2021 [UFC] vs  [#7 WW] Vicente Luque
 
12 4
BR Douglas Lima  (33) 32-9-0
520
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#10 WW] Yaroslav Amosov
 
13 5
US Belal Muhammad  (32) 19-3-0
494
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#19 WW] Demian Maia
 
14 5
US Jason Jackson  (30) 15-4-0
449
Last Fight: 6/11/2021 [BellatorFC] vs  [#37 WW] Paul Daley
 
15 3
CA Rory MacDonald  (31) 22-6-1
445
Last Fight: 4/29/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs  [#71 WW] Curtis Millender
Next Fight: 6/17/2021 [Professional Fighters League] vs [#110 WW] Gleison Tibau
16 NR
US Nate Diaz  (36) 20-13-0
401
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#8 WW] Leon Edwards
 
17 3
US Anthony Rocco Martin  (31) 17-6-0
390
Last Fight: 6/06/2020 [UFC] vs  [#9 WW] Neil Magny
 
18 3
CN Jingliang Li  (33) 18-6-0
384
Last Fight: 1/16/2021 [UFC] vs  [#25 WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio
 
19 6
BR Demian Maia  (43) 28-11-0
373
Last Fight: 6/12/2021 [UFC] vs  [#13 WW] Belal Muhammad
 
20 4
SG Christian Lee  (22) 15-3-0
372
Last Fight: 4/14/2021 [One Fighting Championship] vs  [#39 WW] Timofey Nastyukhin
 
21 4
RU Muslim Salikhov  (37) 18-2-0
368
Last Fight: 6/05/2021 [UFC] vs  [#68 WW] Francisco Trinaldo
 
22 2
US Alex Morono  (30) 19-7-0
342
Last Fight: 5/08/2021 [UFC] vs  [#28 WW] Donald Cerrone
 
23 2
US Sean Brady  (28) 14-0-0
332
Last Fight: 3/06/2021 [UFC] vs  [#53 WW] Jake Matthews
Next Fight: 7/10/2021 [UFC] vs [NR] Kevin Lee
24 2
RU Abubakar Vagaev  (28) 20-3-0
329
Last Fight: 2/26/2021 [Absolute Championship Akhmat] vs  [#54 WW] Murad Abdulaev
 
25 2
AR Santiago Ponzinibbio  (34) 28-4-0
323
Last Fight: 6/05/2021 [UFC] vs  [#47 WW] Miguel Baeza
 

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

Previous Official Release: 6/06/2021

Fighters who have dropped out: [#47] Kevin Lee*, [#61] Alexey Kunchenko*, [#254] Themba Takura Gorimbo*, [#261] Andre Ricardo Chaves Santos*, [#488] Mehrdad Janzemini*, [#515] Lincoln Henrique*, [#522] Flavio Pina de Sousa*, [#557] Chris Astley*, [#571] Lyle Karam*, [#633] Mariusz Radziszewski*, [#698] Diego Aragao do Nascimento!, [#699] Mateusz Pudlo!, [#700] Trace Engelkes!

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

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