UFC Rankings October 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 October 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 Israel Adesanya Middleweight Nigeria
4 Stipe Miocic Heavyweight United States
5 Kamaru Usman Welterweight Nigeria
6 Alexander Volkanovski Featherweight Australia
7 Justin Gaethje Lightweight United States
8 Dustin Poirier Lightweight United States
9 Max Holloway Featherweight United States
10 Petr Yan Bantamweight Russia
11 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland
12 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia
13 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States1 position up
14 Deiveson Figueiredo Flyweight Brazil1 position down
15 Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Cameroon / France

 

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

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

 

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

Petr Yan (Champion) Russia
1 Aljamain Sterling United States
2 Cory Sandhagen United States
3 Marlon Moraes Brazil
4 Cody Garbrandt United States
5 Frankie Edgar United States
6 Pedro Munhoz Brazil
7 Jose Aldo Brazil
8 Jimmie Rivera United States
9 Raphael Assuncao Brazil
10 Dominick Cruz United States
11 Rob Font United States
12 Cody Stamann United States
13 Merab Dvalishvili Georgia
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 Yair Rodriguez Mexico1 position up
5 Chan Sung Jung South Korea1 position down
6 Calvin Kattar United States
7 Josh Emmett United States
8 Jeremy Stephens United States
9 Arnold Allen England
10 Sodiq Yusuff Nigeria1 position up
11 Shane Burgos United States
12 Dan Ige United States2 positions down
13 Ryan Hall United States
14 Edson Barboza Brazil
15 Bryce Mitchell United States

 

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

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Justin Gaethje (Interim champion) United States
2 Dustin Poirier United States
3 Tony Ferguson United States
4 Conor McGregor Ireland1 position up
5 Dan Hooker New Zealand1 position down
6 Charles Oliveira Brazil
7 Paul Felder United States
8 Carlos Diego Ferreira Brazil
9 Al Iaquinta United States
10 Kevin Lee United States
11 Beneil Dariush Iran
12 Islam Makhachev Russia
13 Gregor Gillespie United States
14 Drew Dober United States
15 Donald Cerrone United States

 

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

Kamaru Usman (Champion) Nigeria
1 Colby Covington United States
2 Gilbert Burns Brazil
3 Leon Edwards Jamaica
4 Jorge Masvidal United States
5 Stephen Thompson United States
6 Demian Maia Brazil1 position up
7 Tyron Woodley United States1 position down
8 Michael Chiesa United States
9 Neil Magny United States1 position up
10 Vicente Luque United States / Brazil
11 Geoff Neal United States1 position up
12 Rafael dos Anjos Brazil3 positions down
13 Nate Diaz United States
14 Anthony Pettis United States
15 Robbie Lawler United States

 

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

Israel Adesanya (Champion) Nigeria
1 Robert Whittaker Australia
2 Jared Cannonier United States1 position up
3 Paulo Costa Brazil1 position down
4 Jack Hermansson Norway / Sweden
5 Yoel Romero Cuba
6 Darren Till England
7 Derek Brunson United States
8 Kelvin Gastelum United States
9 Chris Weidman United States
10 Uriah Hall Jamaica
11 Edmen Shahbazyan United States
12 Brad Tavares United States
12 Omari Akhmedov Russia1 position up
14 Marvin Vettori Italy
15 Ian Heinisch United States

 

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

Jan Blachowicz (Champion) Poland
1 Thiago Santos Brazil
2 Dominick Reyes United States
3 Glover Teixeira Brazil
4 Aleksandar Rakic Austria
5 Jiri Prochazka Czech Republic
6 Volkan Oezdemir Switzerland1 position up
7 Anthony Smith United States1 position down
8 Nikita Krylov Russia
9 Johnny Walker Brazil
10 Misha Cirkunov Latvia / Canada
11 Magomed Ankalaev Russia
12 Ryan Spann United States
13 Jim Crute AustraliaNew
14 Mauricio Rua Brazil1 position down
15 Paul Craig Scotland1 position down

 

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

Stipe Miocic (Champion) United States
1 Francis Ngannou Cameroon / France
2 Curtis Blaydes United States
3 Jairzinho Rozenstruik Suriname / Netherlands
4 Derrick Lewis United States
5 Alistair Overeem Netherlands
6 Junior dos Santos Brazil1 position up
7 Alexander Volkov Russia1 position down
8 Augusto Sakai Brazil1 position up
9 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia
10 Walt Harris United States2 positions down
11 Alexey Oleynik Russia
12 Sergei Pavlovich Russia
13 Ciryl Gane France
14 Blagoy Ivanov Bulgaria
15 Marcin Tybura Poland

 

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 Rose Namajunas Women’s Strawweight United States
5 Jessica Andrade Women’s Strawweight Brazil1 position up
6 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Women’s Strawweight Poland1 position down
7 Germaine de Randamie Women’s Bantamweight Netherlands1 position up
8 Holly Holm Women’s Bantamweight United States1 position down
9 Aspen Ladd Women’s Bantamweight United States
10 Cynthia Calvillo Women’s Flyweight United States1 position up
11 Katlyn Chookagian Women’s Flyweight United States1 position down
12 Nina Ansaroff Women’s Strawweight United States1 position up
13 Claudia Gadelha Women’s Strawweight Brazil1 position down
14 Julianna Pena Women’s Bantamweight United States
15 Raquel Pennington Women’s Bantamweight United States

 

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

Weili Zhang (Champion) China
1 Rose Namajunas United States
2 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Poland1 position up
3 Jessica Andrade Brazil1 position down
4 Carla Esparza United States
5 Claudia Gadelha Brazil
6 Nina Ansaroff United States
7 Michelle Waterson United States
8 Marina Rodriguez Brazil
9 Xiaonan Yan China
10 Amanda Ribas Brazil
11 Tecia Torres United States
12 Mackenzie Dern United States1 position up
13 Angela Hill United States1 position down
14 Virna Jandiroba Brazil
15 Felice Herrig United States

 

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

Valentina Shevchenko (Champion) Kyrgyzstan / Peru
1 Jessica Andrade BrazilNew
2 Katlyn Chookagian United States1 position down
3 Jennifer Maia Brazil1 position down
4 Cynthia Calvillo United States1 position down
5 Lauren Murphy United States1 position down
6 Jessica Eye United States1 position down
7 Joanne Calderwood Scotland1 position down
8 Roxanne Modafferi United States1 position down
9 Viviane Araujo Brazil1 position down
10 Andrea Lee United States1 position down
11 Maycee Barber United States1 position down
12 Gillian Robertson Canada3 positions up
13 Alexis Davis Canada2 positions down
14 Montana De La Rosa United States2 positions down
15 Antonina Shevchenko Kyrgyzstan2 positions 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 States
3 Aspen Ladd United States
4 Raquel Pennington United States
5 Irene Aldana Mexico
6 Julianna Pena 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 Sijara Eubanks United States
14 Pannie Kianzad Sweden / Iran
15 Julia Avila United States

 

Also see:

Current UFC Rankings
UFC Rankings History