UFC Rankings May 20, 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 20, 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 States
11 Justin Gaethje Lightweight United States
12 Dustin Poirier Lightweight United States
13 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States
14 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia
15 Tyron Woodley Welterweight United States

 

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

Vacant (Champion)
1 Deiveson Figueiredo Brazil
2 Joseph Benavidez United States
3 Brandon Moreno Mexico1 position up
4 Jussier da Silva Brazil1 position down
5 Alexandre Pantoja Brazil
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 Republic
15 Mark De La Rosa United States

 

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 Dominick Cruz United States1 position up
12 Cody Stamann United States1 position down
13 John Dodson United States
14 Song Yadong China
15 Marlon Vera Ecuador

 

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 Calvin Kattar United States1 position up
7 Frankie Edgar United States1 position down
8 Josh Emmett United States1 position up
9 Jeremy Stephens United States1 position down
10 Shane Burgos United States
11 Dan Ige United States4 positions up
11 Arnold Allen England1 position up
13 Jose Aldo Brazil2 positions down
14 Ryan Hall United States1 position down
15 Sodiq Yusuff Nigeria1 position down

 

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

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Justin Gaethje United States
2 Tony Ferguson United States
3 Dustin Poirier United States
4 Conor McGregor Ireland
5 Dan Hooker New Zealand
6 Paul Felder United States
7 Charles Oliveira Brazil
8 Kevin Lee United States1 position up
9 Al Iaquinta United States1 position down
10 Carlos Diego Ferreira Brazil
11 Gregor Gillespie United States3 positions up
12 Islam Makhachev Russia1 position up
13 Donald Cerrone United States1 position down
14 Drew Dober United StatesNew
15 Beneil Dariush IranNew

 

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 States
12 Robbie Lawler United States
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 Darren Till England1 position up
4 Yoel Romero Cuba
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 Krzysztof Jotko PolandNew

 

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 Poland
4 Corey Anderson United States1 position up
5 Glover Teixeira Brazil3 positions up
6 Anthony Smith United States2 positions down
7 Volkan Oezdemir Switzerland1 position down
8 Alexander Gustafsson Sweden1 position down
9 Aleksandar Rakic Austria
10 Nikita Krylov Russia
11 Johnny Walker Brazil
12 Misha Cirkunov Latvia / Canada
13 Ryan Spann United States1 position up
14 Magomed Ankalaev Russia1 position down
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 Derrick Lewis United States1 position up
4 Junior dos Santos Brazil
6 Jairzinho Rozenstruik Suriname / Netherlands
7 Alexander Volkov Russia
8 Alistair Overeem Netherlands
9 Walt Harris United States
10 Alexey Oleynik Russia
11 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia
12 Blagoy Ivanov Bulgaria
13 Augusto Sakai Brazil
14 Sergei Pavlovich Russia
15 Fabricio Werdum Brazil

 

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 Claudia Gadelha Women’s Strawweight Brazil1 position up
14 Julianna Pena Women’s Bantamweight United States1 position down
14 Nina Ansaroff Women’s Strawweight United States1 position up

 

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 Alexa Grasso Mexico1 position up
14 Felice Herrig United States1 position down
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 Cortney Casey United StatesNew

 

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 Sijara Eubanks United States1 position up
15 Nicco Montano United States1 position down

 

Also see:

Current UFC Rankings
UFC Rankings History