UFC Rankings December 17, 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 December 17, 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 States
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight Russia
3 Henry Cejudo Flyweight United States
4 Stipe Miocic Heavyweight United States
5 Amanda Nunes Women’s Bantamweight Brazil
6 Daniel Cormier Light heavyweight/ Heavyweight United States
7 Israel Adesanya Middleweight Nigeria1 position up
8 Kamaru Usman Welterweight Nigeria2 positions up
9 Alexander Volkanovski Featherweight AustraliaNew
10 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States1 position down
11 Valentina Shevchenko Women’s Flyweight Kyrgyzstan / Peru
12 Max Holloway Featherweight United States5 positions down
13 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia
14 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland
15 Dustin Poirier Lightweight United States3 positions down

 

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 Brandon Moreno Mexico
6 Rogerio Bontorin Brazil1 position up
7 Tim Elliott United States1 position up
8 Kai Kara-France New Zealand2 positions down
9 Matt Schnell United States
10 Jordan Espinosa United States
11 Alex Perez United States
12 Askar Askarov Russia
13 Ryan Benoit 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 Petr Yan Russia1 position up
4 Cory Sandhagen United States1 position down
5 Raphael Assuncao Brazil
6 Pedro Munhoz Brazil
7 Jimmie Rivera United States
8 Cody Garbrandt United States
9 Jose Aldo BrazilNew
10 Rob Font United States1 position down
11 Cody Stamann United States1 position down
12 John Dodson United States1 position down
13 Song Yadong China1 position down
14 Casey Kenney United States1 position up
15 Marlon Vera Ecuador1 position down

 

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

Alexander Volkanovski (Champion) Australia
1 Max Holloway United States1 position down
2 Brian Ortega United States
3 Zabit Magomedsharipov Russia1 position up
4 Frankie Edgar United States1 position up
5 Yair Rodriguez Mexico1 position up
6 Chan Sung Jung South Korea1 position up
7 Renato Carneiro Brazil1 position up
8 Jose Aldo Brazil5 positions down
9 Jeremy Stephens United States
10 Josh Emmett United States
11 Calvin Kattar United States
12 Shane Burgos United States
13 Mirsad Bektic Bosnia and Herzegovina
14 Ryan Hall United States1 position up
15 Arnold Allen England1 position down

 

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

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Tony Ferguson United States
2 Dustin Poirier United States
3 Conor McGregor Ireland
3 Justin Gaethje United States1 position up
5 Donald Cerrone United States
6 Paul Felder United States
7 Dan Hooker New Zealand
8 Kevin Lee United States
9 Al Iaquinta United States
10 Edson Barboza Brazil
11 Anthony Pettis United States
12 Gregor Gillespie United States
13 Charles Oliveira Brazil
14 Alexander Hernandez United States
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 Demian Maia Brazil
7 Santiago Ponzinibbio Argentina / United States
8 Stephen Thompson United States
9 Nate Diaz United States
10 Anthony Pettis United States
11 Robbie Lawler United States
12 Geoff Neal United States2 positions up
13 Gilbert Burns Brazil1 position down
14 Vicente Luque United States / Brazil1 position down
15 Neil Magny United States

 

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

Israel Adesanya (Champion) Nigeria
1 Robert Whittaker Australia
2 Paulo Costa Brazil
3 Yoel Romero Cuba
4 Jared Cannonier United States
5 Darren Till England
6 Jack Hermansson Norway / Sweden
7 Kelvin Gastelum United States
8 Derek Brunson United States
9 Edmen Shahbazyan United States
10 Uriah Hall Jamaica1 position up
11 Brad Tavares United States1 position up
12 Ian Heinisch United States2 positions down
13 Omari Akhmedov Russia1 position up
14 Antonio Carlos Jr. Brazil1 position down
15 Anderson Silva Brazil

 

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

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

 

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

Stipe Miocic (Champion) United States
1 Daniel Cormier United States
2 Francis Ngannou Cameroon / France
3 Curtis Blaydes United States
4 Junior dos Santos Brazil
5 Derrick Lewis United States
5 Jairzinho Rozenstruik Suriname / Netherlands
7 Alexander Volkov Russia
8 Alistair Overeem Netherlands
9 Walt Harris United States
10 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia
11 Blagoy Ivanov Bulgaria
12 Alexey Oleynik Russia
13 Augusto Sakai Brazil
14 Sergei Pavlovich Russia
15 Marcin Tybura Poland

 

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

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

 

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

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

 

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

Amanda Nunes (Champion) Brazil
1 Germaine de Randamie Netherlands
2 Aspen Ladd United States1 position up
3 Holly Holm United States
4 Julianna Pena United States1 position up
5 Irene Aldana Mexico5 positions up
5 Raquel Pennington United States1 position up
7 Ketlen Vieira Brazil5 positions down
8 Yana Kunitskaya Russia1 position down
9 Marion Reneau United States1 position down
10 Sara McMann United States1 position down
11 Lina Lansberg Sweden
12 Macy Chiasson United States
13 Bethe Correia Brazil
14 Nicco Montano United States
15 Sijara Eubanks United States

 

Also see:

Current UFC Rankings
UFC Rankings History