UFC Rankings August 21, 2019




 

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) today released the updated official UFC fighter rankings. Find out where the top fighters are in the latest standings as of August 21, 2019.

As a reminder, you can always check current UFC rankings in this section of the website:  http://en.mmation.com/ufc/rankings/

 

Pound-For-Pound

1 Jon Jones Light heavyweight United States1 position up
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight Russia1 position up
3 Henry Cejudo Flyweight United States1 position up
4 Stipe Miocic Heavyweight United States7 positions up
5 Amanda Nunes Women’s Bantamweight Brazil1 position up
6 Max Holloway Featherweight United States1 position down
7 Daniel Cormier Light heavyweight/ Heavyweight United States6 positions down
8 Dustin Poirier Lightweight United States1 position down
9 Kamaru Usman Welterweight Nigeria1 position down
10 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States
11 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia2 positions down
12 Valentina Shevchenko Women’s Flyweight Kyrgyzstan / Peru
13 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland
14 Tyron Woodley Welterweight United States
15 Jessica Andrade Women’s Strawweight Brazil

 

Flyweight (115 – 125 lb / 52.2 — 56.7 kg)

Henry Cejudo (Champion) United States
1 Joseph Benavidez United States
2 Jussier da Silva Brazil
3 Deiveson Figueiredo Brazil
4 Alexandre Pantoja Brazil
5 Sergio Pettis United States
6 Tim Elliott United States
7 Rogerio Bontorin Brazil
8 Brandon Moreno Mexico
9 Matt Schnell United States
10 Kai Kara-France New Zealand
11 Jordan Espinosa United States
12 Ryan Benoit United States1 position down
13 Alex Perez United States
14 Mark De La Rosa United States
15 Raulian Paiva Frazao Brazil

 

Bantamweight (125 – 135 lb / 56.7 – 61.2 kg)

Henry Cejudo (Champion) United States
1 Marlon Moraes Brazil
2 Aljamain Sterling United States
3 Cory Sandhagen United States6 positions up
4 Petr Yan Russia
5 Raphael Assuncao Brazil2 positions down
6 Pedro Munhoz Brazil1 position down
7 Dominick Cruz United States1 position down
8 Cody Garbrandt United States1 position down
9 Jimmie Rivera United States1 position down
10 Cody Stamann United States
11 Rob Font United States
12 John Dodson United States
13 Song Yadong China
14 Urijah Faber United States
15 Thomas Almeida Brazil

 

Featherweight (135 – 145 lb / 61.2 – 65.8 kg)

Max Holloway (Champion) United States
1 Alexander Volkanovski Australia
2 Brian Ortega United States
3 Jose Aldo Brazil
4 Frankie Edgar United States
5 Zabit Magomedsharipov Russia
6 Chan Sung Jung South Korea
7 Yair Rodriguez Mexico
8 Jeremy Stephens United States
9 Renato Carneiro Brazil
10 Josh Emmett United States
11 Calvin Kattar United States
12 Arnold Allen England
13 Shane Burgos United States
14 Mirsad Bektic Bosnia and Herzegovina1 position up
15 Ryan Hall United States1 position down

 

Lightweight (145 – 155 lb / 65.8 – 70.3 kg)

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Dustin Poirier (Interim champion) United States
2 Tony Ferguson United States
3 Conor McGregor Ireland
4 Donald Cerrone United States
5 Justin Gaethje United States
6 Al Iaquinta United States
7 Edson Barboza Brazil
8 Kevin Lee United States
9 Anthony Pettis United States
10 Paul Felder United States
11 Gregor Gillespie United States
12 Charles Oliveira Brazil
13 Alexander Hernandez United States
14 Dan Hooker New Zealand
15 Islam Makhachev Russia

 

Welterweight (155 – 170 lb / 70.3 – 77.1 kg)

Kamaru Usman (Champion) Nigeria
1 Tyron Woodley United States
2 Colby Covington United States
3 Jorge Masvidal United States
4 Leon Edwards Jamaica
5 Rafael dos Anjos Brazil
6 Darren Till England
7 Nate Diaz United StatesNew
8 Santiago Ponzinibbio Argentina / United States1 position up
9 Stephen Thompson United States2 positions down
10 Demian Maia Brazil
11 Ben Askren United States
12 Anthony Pettis United States5 positions down
13 Robbie Lawler United States1 position down
14 Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Brazil1 position down
15 Vicente Luque United States / Brazil1 position down

 

Middleweight (170 – 185 lb / 77.1 – 83.9 kg)

Robert Whittaker (Champion) Australia
1 Israel Adesanya (Interim champion) Nigeria
2 Paulo Costa Brazil5 positions up
3 Yoel Romero Cuba1 position down
4 Kelvin Gastelum United States1 position down
5 Jack Hermansson Sweden1 position down
6 Ronaldo Souza Brazil1 position down
7 Chris Weidman United States1 position down
8 Derek Brunson United States
9 Jared Cannonier United States
10 Ian Heinisch United States
11 Brad Tavares United States
12 Uriah Hall Jamaica
13 Antonio Carlos Jr. Brazil
14 Anderson Silva Brazil
15 Krzysztof Jotko Poland

 

Light Heavyweight (185 – 205 lb / 83.9 – 93.0 kg)

Jon Jones (Champion) United States
1 Daniel Cormier United States
2 Thiago Santos Brazil
3 Anthony Smith United States
4 Dominick Reyes United States
5 Jan Blachowicz Poland
6 Alexander Gustafsson Sweden
7 Corey Anderson United States
7 Volkan Oezdemir Switzerland
9 Glover Teixeira Brazil
10 Aleksandar Rakic Austria
11 Johnny Walker Brazil
12 Ilir Latifi Sweden
13 Nikita Krylov Russia
14 Mauricio Rua Brazil
15 Misha Cirkunov Latvia / Canada

 

Heavyweight (205 – 265 lb / 93.0 – 120.2 kg)

Stipe Miocic (Champion) United States1 position up
1 Daniel Cormier United States1 position down
2 Francis Ngannou Cameroon / France
3 Junior dos Santos Brazil
4 Curtis Blaydes United States
5 Derrick Lewis United States
6 Alexander Volkov Russia
7 Alistair Overeem Netherlands
8 Cain Velasquez United States
9 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia
10 Blagoy Ivanov Bulgaria
11 Walt Harris United States
12 Alexey Oleynik Russia
13 Tai Tuivasa Australia
14 Marcin Tybura Poland
15 Augusto Sakai Brazil

 

Women’s Strawweight (under 115 lb / under 52.2 kg)

Jessica Andrade (Champion) Brazil
1 Rose Namajunas United States
2 Tatiana Suarez United States
3 Nina Ansaroff United States
4 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Poland
5 Claudia Gadelha Brazil
6 Weili Zhang China
7 Michelle Waterson United States
8 Carla Esparza United States
9 Alexa Grasso Mexico
10 Marina Rodriguez Brazil
11 Cynthia Calvillo United States
12 Felice Herrig United States
13 Tecia Torres United States
14 Karolina Kowalkiewicz Poland
15 Cortney Casey United States

 

Women’s Flyweight (115 – 125 lb / 52.2 — 56.7 kg)

Valentina Shevchenko (Champion) Kyrgyzstan / Peru
1 Jessica Eye United States
2 Katlyn Chookagian United States
3 Liz Carmouche United States
4 Jennifer Maia Brazil
5 Joanne Calderwood Scotland
6 Andrea Lee United States
7 Viviane Araujo Brazil
8 Roxanne Modafferi United States
9 Lauren Murphy United States
10 Alexis Davis Canada
11 Montana De La Rosa United States
12 Maycee Barber United States
13 Antonina Shevchenko Kyrgyzstan
14 Mara Romero Borella Italy
15 Gillian Robertson Canada

 

Women’s Bantamweight (125 – 135 lb / 56.7 – 61.2 kg)

Amanda Nunes (Champion) Brazil
1 Germaine de Randamie Netherlands
2 Ketlen Vieira Brazil
3 Holly Holm United States
4 Julianna Pena United States
5 Aspen Ladd United States
6 Raquel Pennington United States
7 Yana Kunitskaya Russia
8 Marion Reneau United States
9 Sara McMann United States
10 Irene Aldana Mexico
11 Macy Chiasson United States
12 Lina Lansberg Sweden
13 Nicco Montano United States
14 Sijara Eubanks United States1 position down
15 Bethe Correia Brazil

 

Also see:

Current UFC Rankings
UFC Rankings History