UFC Rankings January 21, 2020




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 January 21, 2020.

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 Nigeria
8 Kamaru Usman Welterweight Nigeria
9 Alexander Volkanovski Featherweight Australia
10 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States
11 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland2 positions up
12 Valentina Shevchenko Women’s Flyweight Kyrgyzstan / Peru1 position down
13 Max Holloway Featherweight United States1 position down
14 Dustin Poirier Lightweight United States1 position up
15 Tyron Woodley Welterweight United States1 position 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 Askar Askarov Russia6 positions up
7 Rogerio Bontorin Brazil1 position down
8 Kai Kara-France New Zealand
9 Matt Schnell United States
10 Tim Elliott United States3 positions down
11 Jordan Espinosa United States1 position down
12 Alex Perez United States1 position down
13 Mark De La Rosa United States
14 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 Russia
4 Cory Sandhagen United States
5 Raphael Assuncao Brazil
6 Pedro Munhoz Brazil
7 Jimmie Rivera United States
8 Jose Aldo Brazil
9 Cody Garbrandt United States
10 Rob Font United States
11 Cody Stamann United States
12 John Dodson United States
13 Song Yadong China
14 Marlon Vera Ecuador
15 Casey Kenney United States

 

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

Alexander Volkanovski (Champion) Australia
1 Max Holloway United States
2 Brian Ortega United States
3 Zabit Magomedsharipov Russia
4 Chan Sung Jung South Korea
5 Yair Rodriguez Mexico
6 Frankie Edgar United States
7 Renato Carneiro Brazil
8 Jeremy Stephens United States
9 Josh Emmett United States1 position up
9 Jose Aldo Brazil
11 Calvin Kattar United States
12 Shane Burgos United States
13 Ryan Hall United States1 position up
14 Sodiq Yusuff NigeriaNew
14 Mirsad Bektic Bosnia and Herzegovina1 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 Ireland1 position up
4 Justin Gaethje United States1 position down
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 Carlos Diego Ferreira BrazilNew
12 Gregor Gillespie United States
13 Charles Oliveira Brazil
14 Islam Makhachev Russia1 position up
15 Alexander Hernandez United States1 position down

 

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 Stephen Thompson United States
8 Nate Diaz United States
9 Robbie Lawler United States1 position up
10 Geoff Neal United States1 position up
11 Anthony Pettis United States2 positions down
12 Gilbert Burns Brazil1 position up
13 Vicente Luque United States / Brazil1 position down
14 Conor McGregor IrelandNew
15 Neil Magny United States1 position down

 

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 Jamaica
11 Brad Tavares United States
12 Ian Heinisch United States
13 Omari Akhmedov Russia
14 Antonio Carlos Jr. Brazil
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 Jairzinho Rozenstruik Suriname / Netherlands
5 Derrick Lewis United States
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 Ciryl Gane France

 

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 Felice Herrig United States1 position up
12 Tecia Torres United States1 position up
13 Alexa Grasso Mexico2 positions down
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 Roxanne Modafferi United States2 positions up
6 Viviane Araujo Brazil1 position down
7 Lauren Murphy United States1 position down
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 Ji Yeon Kim South Korea1 position up
15 Paige VanZant United States1 position down

 

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

Amanda Nunes (Champion) Brazil
1 Germaine de Randamie Netherlands
2 Holly Holm United States1 position up
3 Aspen Ladd United States1 position down
4 Julianna Pena United States
5 Irene Aldana Mexico1 position up
6 Raquel Pennington United States1 position down
7 Ketlen Vieira Brazil
8 Yana Kunitskaya Russia
9 Marion Reneau United States
10 Sara McMann United States
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