Rankings March 12, 2019




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 March 12, 2019.

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 Daniel Cormier Light heavyweight/ Heavyweight United States
2 Jon Jones Light heavyweight United States
3 Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight Russia
4 Max Holloway Featherweight United States
5 Henry Cejudo Flyweight United States
6 Amanda Nunes Women’s Bantamweight Brazil
7 TJ Dillashaw Bantamweight United States
8 Conor McGregor Lightweight Ireland
9 Kamaru Usman Welterweight Nigeria
10 Stipe Miocic Heavyweight United States
11 Robert Whittaker Middleweight Australia
12 Tony Ferguson Lightweight United States
13 Tyron Woodley Welterweight United States
14 Rose Namajunas Women’s Strawweight United States
15 Cristiane Justino Women’s Featherweight Brazil

 

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

Henry Cejudo (Champion) United States
1 Jussier da Silva Brazil
2 Joseph Benavidez United States
3 Ray Borg United States
4 Deiveson Figueiredo Brazil
5 Wilson Reis Brazil
6 Alexandre Pantoja Brazil
7 Alex Perez United States
8 Tim Elliott United States
9 Rogerio Bontorin Brazil
10 TJ Dillashaw United States3 positions up
11 Magomed Bibulatov Russia1 position down
12 Eric Shelton United States1 position down
13 Ryan Benoit United States1 position down
14 Kai Kara-France New Zealand
15 Jordan Espinosa United StatesNew

 

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

TJ Dillashaw (Champion) United States
1 Marlon Moraes Brazil
2 Raphael Assuncao Brazil
3 Aljamain Sterling United States
4 Pedro Munhoz Brazil
5 Dominick Cruz United States
6 Cody Garbrandt United States
7 Jimmie Rivera United States
8 John Lineker Brazil
9 Petr Yan Russia
10 Cody Stamann United States
11 Rob Font United States
12 John Dodson United States
13 Alejandro Perez Mexico
14 Thomas Almeida Brazil
15 Ricky Simon United States

 

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

Max Holloway (Champion) United States
1 Jose Aldo Brazil
2 Brian Ortega United States
3 Frankie Edgar United States
4 Alexander Volkanovski Australia
5 Renato Carneiro Brazil
6 Zabit Magomedsharipov Russia
7 Jeremy Stephens United States
8 Cub Swanson United States
9 Mirsad Bektic Bosnia and Herzegovina
10 Josh Emmett United States
11 Ricardo Lamas United States
12 Yair Rodriguez Mexico
13 Chan Sung Jung South Korea
14 Darren Elkins United States
15 Calvin Kattar United States

 

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

Khabib Nurmagomedov (Champion) Russia
1 Tony Ferguson United States
2 Conor McGregor Ireland
3 Dustin Poirier United States
4 Al Iaquinta United States
5 Kevin Lee United States
6 Edson Barboza Brazil
7 Justin Gaethje United States
8 Anthony Pettis United States
9 Donald Cerrone United States
10 Paul Felder United States
11 Gregor Gillespie United States
12 Alexander Hernandez United States
13 Nate Diaz United States
14 James Vick United States
15 Charles Oliveira Brazil

 

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

Kamaru Usman (Champion) Nigeria
1 Tyron Woodley United States
2 Colby Covington United States
3 Darren Till England
4 Stephen Thompson United States
5 Rafael dos Anjos Brazil
6 Ben Askren United States
7 Santiago Ponzinibbio Argentina / United States
8 Robbie Lawler United States
9 Demian Maia Brazil
10 Leon Edwards Jamaica
11 Jorge Masvidal United States
12 Neil Magny United States
13 Gunnar Nelson Iceland
14 Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Brazil
15 Anthony Rocco Martin United StatesNew

 

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

Robert Whittaker (Champion) Australia
1 Yoel Romero Cuba
2 Luke Rockhold United States
3 Ronaldo Souza Brazil
4 Kelvin Gastelum United States
5 Israel Adesanya Nigeria
6 Chris Weidman United States
7 Paulo Costa Brazil
8 Derek Brunson United States
9 Jared Cannonier United States
10 Brad Tavares United States
11 David Branch United States
12 Antonio Carlos Jr. Brazil
13 Uriah Hall Jamaica
14 Elias Theodorou Canada
15 Anderson Silva Brazil

 

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

Jon Jones (Champion) United States
1 Daniel Cormier United States
2 Alexander Gustafsson Sweden
3 Thiago Santos Brazil
4 Anthony Smith United States
5 Jan Blachowicz Poland
6 Volkan Oezdemir Switzerland
7 Corey Anderson United States
8 Dominick Reyes United States
9 Ilir Latifi Sweden
10 Jimi Manuwa England
11 Glover Teixeira Brazil
12 Ovince St. Preux United States
13 Johnny Walker Brazil
14 Mauricio Rua Brazil
15 Misha Cirkunov Latvia / Canada

 

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

Daniel Cormier (Champion) United States
1 Stipe Miocic United States
2 Francis Ngannou Cameroon / France
3 Junior dos Santos Brazil5 positions up
4 Curtis Blaydes United States
5 Derrick Lewis United States2 positions down
6 Alexander Volkov Russia1 position down
7 Alistair Overeem Netherlands1 position down
8 Cain Velasquez United States1 position down
9 Alexey Oleynik Russia
10 Justin Willis United States
11 Marcin Tybura Poland1 position down
12 Tai Tuivasa Australia
13 Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia
14 Blagoy Ivanov Bulgaria1 position up
15 Andrei Arlovski Belarus1 position down

 

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

Rose Namajunas (Champion) United States
1 Jessica Andrade Brazil
2 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Poland
3 Tatiana Suarez United States
3 Nina Ansaroff United States
5 Claudia Gadelha Brazil
6 Karolina Kowalkiewicz Poland
7 Weili Zhang China
8 Tecia Torres United States
9 Michelle Waterson United States
10 Carla Esparza United States
11 Cynthia Calvillo United States
12 Felice Herrig United States
13 Cortney Casey United States
14 Alexa Grasso Mexico
15 Randa Markos Iraq / Canada

 

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

Valentina Shevchenko (Champion) Kyrgyzstan / Peru
1 Jessica Eye United States
2 Sijara Eubanks United States
3 Katlyn Chookagian United States
4 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Poland
5 Alexis Davis Canada
6 Liz Carmouche United States
7 Joanne Calderwood Scotland
8 Roxanne Modafferi United States
9 Lauren Murphy United States
10 Jessica-Rose Clark Australia
10 Andrea Lee United States
12 Montana De La Rosa United States
13 Mara Romero Borella Italy
14 Paige VanZant United States
15 Antonina Shevchenko Kyrgyzstan

 

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 Ketlen Vieira Brazil
4 Raquel Pennington United States
5 Cat Zingano United States
6 Aspen Ladd United States1 position up
7 Yana Kunitskaya Russia2 positions up
8 Marion Reneau United States2 positions down
9 Sara McMann United States1 position down
10 Irene Aldana Mexico
11 Tonya Evinger United States
12 Bethe Correia Brazil
13 Lina Lansberg Sweden
14 Macy Chiasson United States
15 Talita Bernardo Brazil

 

Also see:

Current UFC Rankings
UFC Rankings History