UFC Rankings May 12, 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 May 12, 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 Israel Adesanya Middleweight Nigeria
6 Daniel Cormier Light heavyweight/ Heavyweight United States
7 Kamaru Usman Welterweight Nigeria
8 Alexander Volkanovski Featherweight Australia
9 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland
10 Max Holloway Featherweight United States1 position up
11 Justin Gaethje Lightweight United StatesNew
12 Dustin Poirier Lightweight United States
13 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States3 positions down
14 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia
15 Tyron Woodley Welterweight United States2 positions down

 

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

Vacant (Champion)
1 Deiveson Figueiredo Brazil
2 Joseph Benavidez United States
3 Jussier da Silva Brazil
4 Brandon Moreno Mexico1 position up
5 Alexandre Pantoja Brazil1 position down
6 Askar Askarov Russia
7 Kai Kara-France New Zealand
8 Rogerio Bontorin Brazil
9 Alex Perez United States
10 Matt Schnell United States
11 Tim Elliott United States
12 Jordan Espinosa United States
13 Raulian Paiva Frazao Brazil
14 David Dvorak Czech Republic1 position up
15 Mark De La Rosa United States1 position down

 

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 Jose Aldo Brazil
7 Pedro Munhoz Brazil
8 Jimmie Rivera United States
9 Cody Garbrandt United States
10 Rob Font United States
11 Cody Stamann United States
12 Dominick Cruz United StatesNew
13 John Dodson United States1 position down
14 Song Yadong China1 position down
15 Marlon Vera Ecuador1 position down

 

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 Calvin Kattar United States2 positions up
8 Jeremy Stephens United States1 position down
9 Josh Emmett United States1 position down
10 Shane Burgos United States
11 Jose Aldo Brazil
12 Arnold Allen England
13 Ryan Hall United States1 position up
14 Sodiq Yusuff Nigeria1 position down
15 Dan Ige United States

 

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

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Justin Gaethje (Interim champion) United States
2 Tony Ferguson United States1 position down
3 Dustin Poirier United States1 position down
4 Conor McGregor Ireland1 position down
5 Dan Hooker New Zealand
6 Paul Felder United States1 position up
7 Charles Oliveira Brazil1 position up
8 Al Iaquinta United States1 position up
9 Kevin Lee United States1 position up
10 Carlos Diego Ferreira Brazil2 positions up
11 Edson Barboza Brazil
12 Donald Cerrone United States6 positions down
13 Islam Makhachev Russia1 position up
14 Gregor Gillespie United States1 position down
15 Alexander Hernandez United States

 

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 Stephen Thompson United States
6 Gilbert Burns Brazil
7 Demian Maia Brazil
8 Michael Chiesa United States
9 Rafael dos Anjos Brazil
10 Nate Diaz United States
11 Geoff Neal United States1 position up
12 Robbie Lawler United States1 position down
13 Vicente Luque United States / Brazil
14 Conor McGregor Ireland
15 Anthony Pettis United States

 

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

Israel Adesanya (Champion) Nigeria
1 Robert Whittaker Australia
2 Paulo Costa Brazil
3 Jared Cannonier United States
4 Yoel Romero Cuba
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 Omari Akhmedov Russia
13 Ian Heinisch United States
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 Dominick Reyes United States
2 Thiago Santos Brazil
3 Jan Blachowicz Poland1 position up
4 Anthony Smith United States1 position down
5 Corey Anderson United States
6 Volkan Oezdemir Switzerland
7 Alexander Gustafsson Sweden
8 Glover Teixeira Brazil
9 Aleksandar Rakic Austria
10 Nikita Krylov Russia
11 Johnny Walker Brazil
12 Misha Cirkunov Latvia / Canada
13 Magomed Ankalaev Russia
14 Ryan Spann United StatesNew
15 Mauricio Rua 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
6 Jairzinho Rozenstruik Suriname / Netherlands
7 Alexander Volkov Russia
8 Alistair Overeem Netherlands
9 Walt Harris United States
10 Alexey Oleynik Russia2 positions up
11 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia1 position down
12 Blagoy Ivanov Bulgaria1 position down
13 Augusto Sakai Brazil
14 Sergei Pavlovich Russia
15 Fabricio Werdum BrazilNew

 

Women’s Pound-For-Pound

1 Amanda Nunes Women’s Bantamweight Brazil
2 Weili Zhang Women’s Strawweight China
3 Valentina Shevchenko Women’s Flyweight Kyrgyzstan / Peru
4 Jessica Andrade Women’s Strawweight Brazil
5 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Women’s Strawweight Poland
6 Rose Namajunas Women’s Strawweight United States
7 Tatiana Suarez Women’s Strawweight United States
8 Holly Holm Women’s Bantamweight United States
9 Germaine de Randamie Women’s Bantamweight Netherlands
10 Aspen Ladd Women’s Bantamweight United States
11 Katlyn Chookagian Women’s Flyweight United States
12 Jessica Eye Women’s Flyweight United States
13 Julianna Pena Women’s Bantamweight United States
14 Claudia Gadelha Women’s Strawweight Brazil1 position up
15 Nina Ansaroff Women’s Strawweight United States1 position down

 

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 Xiaonan Yan China
12 Tecia Torres United States
13 Felice Herrig United States
14 Alexa Grasso Mexico
15 Amanda Ribas Brazil

 

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 Joanne Calderwood Scotland
4 Jennifer Maia Brazil
5 Roxanne Modafferi United States
6 Lauren Murphy United States
7 Viviane Araujo Brazil
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 Ji Yeon Kim South Korea
14 Molly McCann England
15 Poliana Botelho Brazil

 

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

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