UFC Rankings December 5, 2018

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 5, 2018.

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

 

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

Henry Cejudo (Champion) United States
1 Jussier da Silva Brazil
2 Sergio Pettis United States
3 Joseph Benavidez United States
4 Ray Borg United States
5 Deiveson Figueiredo Brazil
6 John Moraga United States
7 Wilson Reis Brazil1 position up
8 Dustin Ortiz United States1 position down
8 Alexandre Pantoja Brazil
10 Alex Perez United States2 positions up
11 Tim Elliott United States
12 Magomed Bibulatov Russia1 position up
13 Said Nurmagomedov RussiaNR positions up
14 Ryan Benoit United States1 position up
15 Eric Shelton United StatesNR positions up

 

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

TJ Dillashaw (Champion) United States
1 Cody Garbrandt United States
2 Dominick Cruz United States
3 Raphael Assuncao Brazil
4 Marlon Moraes Brazil
5 Jimmie Rivera United States
6 John Lineker Brazil
7 Aljamain Sterling United States
8 John Dodson United States
9 Pedro Munhoz Brazil
10 Cody Stamann United States
11 Rob Font United States
12 Alejandro Perez Mexico
13 Thomas Almeida Brazil
14 Douglas Silva de Andrade Brazil1 position up
15 Rani Yahya BrazilNR positions up

 

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

Max Holloway (Champion) United States
1 Brian Ortega United States
2 Jose Aldo Brazil
3 Frankie Edgar United States
4 Renato Carneiro Brazil
5 Chad Mendes United States
6 Jeremy Stephens United States
7 Cub Swanson United States
8 Mirsad Bektic Bosnia and Herzegovina
9 Josh Emmett United States
10 Alexander Volkanovski Australia
11 Ricardo Lamas United States
12 Yair Rodriguez Mexico
13 Chan Sung Jung South Korea
14 Zabit Magomedsharipov Russia
15 Darren Elkins United States

 

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

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Tony Ferguson United States
2 Conor McGregor Ireland
3 Dustin Poirier United States
4 Kevin Lee United States
5 Edson Barboza Brazil
6 Justin Gaethje United States
7 Anthony Pettis United States
8 Al Iaquinta United States
9 Nate Diaz United States
10 Michael Chiesa United States
11 James Vick United States
12 Alexander Hernandez United States
13 Francisco Trinaldo Brazil
14 Dan Hooker New Zealand
15 Paul Felder United States

 

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

Tyron Woodley (Champion) United States
1 Colby Covington United States
2 Kamaru Usman Nigeria3 positions up
3 Darren Till England1 position down
4 Stephen Thompson United States
5 Rafael dos Anjos Brazil2 positions down
6 Robbie Lawler United States
7 Santiago Ponzinibbio Argentina / United States
8 Demian Maia Brazil
9 Jorge Masvidal United States
10 Leon Edwards Jamaica
11 Neil Magny United States
12 Donald Cerrone United States
13 Alex Oliveira Brazil
14 Gunnar Nelson Iceland
15 Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Brazil

 

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

Robert Whittaker (Champion) Australia
1 Yoel Romero Cuba
2 Luke Rockhold United States
3 Ronaldo Souza Brazil
4 Kelvin Gastelum United States
5 Chris Weidman United States
6 Israel Adesanya Nigeria
7 Paulo Costa Brazil
8 Derek Brunson United States
9 Jared Cannonier United States
10 Brad Tavares United States
11 David Branch United States
12 Antonio Carlos Jr. Brazil
13 Uriah Hall Jamaica
14 Elias Theodorou Canada
15 Thiago Santos Brazil

 

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

Daniel Cormier (Champion) United States
1 Jon Jones United States
2 Alexander Gustafsson Sweden
3 Anthony Smith United States
4 Jan Blachowicz Poland
5 Ilir Latifi Sweden
6 Volkan Oezdemir Switzerland
7 Dominick Reyes United States1 position up
7 Jimi Manuwa England
9 Corey Anderson United States
10 Ovince Saint Preux United States
11 Glover Teixeira Brazil
12 Mauricio Rua Brazil1 position up
13 Misha Cirkunov Latvia / Canada1 position down
14 Nikita Krylov Russia1 position up
15 Patrick Cummins United StatesNR positions up

 

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

Daniel Cormier (Champion) United States
1 Stipe Miocic United States
2 Derrick Lewis United States
3 Francis Ngannou Cameroon / France
4 Curtis Blaydes United States
5 Alexander Volkov Russia
6 Alistair Overeem Netherlands
7 Junior dos Santos Brazil
8 Alexey Oleynik Russia
9 Justin Willis United States6 positions up
10 Marcin Tybura Poland1 position down
11 Tai Tuivasa Australia
12 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia
13 Andrei Arlovski Belarus
14 Stefan Struve Netherlands
15 Blagoy Ivanov BulgariaNR positions up

 

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

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

 

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

Vacant
1 Valentina Shevchenko Kyrgyzstan / Peru
2 Nicco Montano United States
3 Katlyn Chookagian United States
4 Sijara Eubanks United States
5 Alexis Davis Canada
6 Liz Carmouche United States
7 Roxanne Modafferi United States
7 Lauren Murphy United States
9 Jessica Eye United States
10 Jessica-Rose Clark Australia
11 Ashlee Evans-Smith United States
11 Joanne Calderwood Scotland
13 Mara Romero Borella Italy
14 Jennifer Maia Brazil
15 Andrea Lee United States

 

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

Amanda Nunes (Champion) Brazil
1 Holly Holm United States
1 Germaine de Randamie Netherlands
3 Ketlen Vieira Brazil
4 Julianna Pena United States
5 Raquel Pennington United States
6 Cat Zingano United States
7 Marion Reneau United States
8 Aspen Ladd United States
9 Sara McMann United States
10 Yana Kunitskaya Russia
11 Irene Aldana Mexico
12 Bethe Correia Brazil
13 Tonya Evinger United States
14 Lucie Pudilova Czech Republic
15 Lina Lansberg Sweden

 

Pound-For-Pound

1 Daniel Cormier Light heavyweight/ Heavyweight United States
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight Russia
3 Jon Jones Light heavyweight United States
4 TJ Dillashaw Bantamweight United States
5 Max Holloway Featherweight United States
6 Georges St-Pierre Middleweight Canada
7 Tyron Woodley Welterweight United States
8 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland
9 Stipe Miocic Heavyweight United States
10 Henry Cejudo Flyweight United States
11 Cristiane Justino Women’s Featherweight Brazil
12 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia
13 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States
14 Amanda Nunes Women’s Bantamweight Brazil
15 Rose Namajunas Women’s Strawweight United States

 

Also see:

Current UFC Rankings
UFC Rankings History

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