Bellator MMA Rankings Update: April 19, 2022

Bellator MMA today released the updated official Bellator fighter rankings. Find out where the top fighters are in the latest standings as of April 19, 2022.

As a reminder, you can always check current Bellator rankings in this section of the website: https://en.mmation.com/bellator/rankings/

Pound-For-Pound

1 Patricio Freire Brazil2 positions up
2 AJ McKee Jr. United States1 position down
3 Vadim Nemkov Russia1 position down
4 Gegard Mousasi Netherlands
5 Yaroslav Amosov Ukraine
6 Ryan Bader United States
7 Sergio Pettis United States
8 Corey Anderson United States
9 Michael Page England
10 Valentin Moldavsky Russia

Women’s Pound-For-Pound

1 Cristiane Justino Brazil
2 Juliana Velasquez Brazil
3 Ilima-Lei Macfarlane United States
4 Liz Carmouche United States
5 Denise Kielholtz Netherlands
6 Arlene Blencowe Australia
7 Cat Zingano United States
8 Kana Watanabe Japan
9 Sinead Kavanagh Ireland
10 Leslie Smith United States

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

Ryan Bader (Champion) United States
1 Valentin Moldavsky Russia
2 Cheick Kongo France
3 Linton Vassell England1 position up
4 Fedor Emelianenko Russia1 position down
5 Steve Mowry United States1 position up
6 Timothy Johnson United States1 position down
7 Tyrell Fortune United States
8 Davion Franklin United States
9 Said Sowma United States
10 Gokhan Saricam Turkey

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

Vadim Nemkov (Champion) Russia
1 Corey Anderson United States
2 Phil Davis United States
3 Ryan Bader United States
4 Anthony Johnson United States
5 Julius Anglickas United States
6 Lyoto Machida Brazil
7 Alex Polizzi United States
8 Karl Albrektsson Sweden
9 Grant Neal United States
10 Melvin Manhoef Netherlands

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

Gegard Mousasi (Champion) Netherlands
1 Johnny Eblen United States
2 Austin Vanderford United States
3 John Salter United States
4 Fabian Edwards England
5 Anatoly Tokov Russia
6 Lorenz Larkin United States
7 Romero Cotton United States
8 Dalton Rosta United States
9 Anthony Adams United States
10 Khalid Murtazaliev Russia

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

Yaroslav Amosov (Champion) Ukraine
1 Michael Page England
2 Douglas Lima Brazil
3 Jason Jackson United States
4 Logan Storley United States
5 Neiman Gracie Brazil
6 Andrey Koreshkov Russia
7 Derek Anderson United States
8 Paul Daley England
9 Kyle Crutchmer United States
10 Sabah Homasi United States

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

Patricky Freire (Champion) Brazil
1 Sidney Outlaw United States
2 Brent Primus United States
3 Benson Henderson United States
4 Usman Nurmagomedov Russia
5 Peter Queally Ireland
6 Islam Mamedov Russia
7 Myles Jury United States
8 Alexander Shabliy Russia
9 Dan Moret United States
10 Gadzhi Rabadanov Russia

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

Patricio Freire (Champion) Brazil1 position up
1 AJ McKee Jr. United States1 position down
2 Adam Borics Hungary
3 Mads Burnell Denmark
4 Aaron Pico United States
5 Pedro Carvalho Portugal
6 Emmanuel Sanchez United States
7 Jeremy Kennedy Canada
8 Daniel Weichel Germany
9 Justin Gonzales United States
10 Cody Law United States

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

Sergio Pettis (Champion) United States
1 Juan Archuleta United States
2 Patrick Mix United States
3 Raufeon Stots United States
4 Magomed Magomedov Russia
5 Kyoji Horiguchi Japan
6 Leandro Higo Brazil
7 James Gallagher Ireland
8 Josh Hill United States
9 Jornel Lugo United States
10 Cass Bell United States

Women’s Featherweight (135 – 145 lb / 61.2 – 65.8 kg)

Cristiane Justino (Champion) Brazil
1 Arlene Blencowe Australia
2 Cat Zingano United States
3 Leslie Smith United States
4 Sinead Kavanagh Ireland
5 Leah McCourt Northern Ireland
6 Janay Harding Australia
7 Pam Sorenson United States
8 Talita Nogueira Brazil
9 Jessica Borga United States
10 Dayana Silva Brazil

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

Juliana Velasquez (Champion) Brazil
1 Ilima-Lei Macfarlane United States
2 Liz Carmouche United States
3 Denise Kielholtz Netherlands
4 Kana Watanabe Japan
5 Alejandra Lara Colombia
6 Veta Arteaga United States
7 DeAnna Bennett United States
8 Vanessa Porto Brazil
9 Diana Avsaragova Russia
10 Valerie Loureda United States