Fightful MMA Rankings: UFC & Bellator MMA (Updated: 5/11/2019)

Note: Rankings are organized and maintained by David Tees.

Ultimate Fighting Championships (Top 15)

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Heavyweight Division

Champion: Daniel Cormier

1. Junior Dos Santos

2. Stipe Miocic

3. Francis Ngannou

4. Alistair Overeem 

5. Curtis Blaydes

6. Alexander Volkov

7. Fabricio Werdum

8. Derrick Lewis

9. Shamil Abdurakhimov 

10. Aleksei Oleinik 

11. Tai Tuivasa 

12. Walt Harris (13)

13. Marcin Tybura (12)

14. Justin Willis

15. Augusto Sakai 

Light Heavyweight Division

Champion: Jon Jones

1. Thiago Santos

2. Anthony Smith

3. Corey Anderson

4. Alexander Gustafsson

5. Dominick Reyes

6. Volkan Oezdemir

7. Glover Teixeira 

8. Jan Blachowicz 

9. Ilir Latifi

10. Mauricio Rua

11. Johnny Walker

12. Jimi Manuwa

13. Misha Cirkunov

14. Patrick Cummins

15. Nikita Krylov

Middleweight Division

Champion: Robert Whittaker

Interim Champion: Israel Adesanya

1. Yoel Romero

2. Kelvin Gastelum

3. Luke Rockhold 

4. Paulo Costa 

5. Jack Hermansson 

6. Ronaldo Souza 

7. Anderson Silva 

8. Chris Weidman 

9. Brad Tavares 

10. Uriah Hall

11. Antonio Carlos Jr.

12. Jared Cannonier

13. Derek Brunson (14)

14. Elias Theodorou (13)

15. David Branch

Welterweight Division

Champion: Kamaru Usman

1. Tyron Woodley

2. Colby Covington

3. Ben Askren

4. Robbie Lawler

5. Anthony Pettis

6. Jorge Masvidal

7. Rafael Dos Anjos

8. Demian Maia

9. Darren Till

10. Stephen Thompson

11. Santiago Ponzinibbio

12. Neil Magny

13. Michael Chiesa

14. Leon Edwards

15. Elizeu Zaleski Dos Santos

Lightweight Division

Champion: Khabib Nurmagomedov

Interim Champion: Dustin Poirier

1. Tony Ferguson

2. Conor McGregor

3. Kevin Lee (4)

4. Justin Gaethje (5)

5. Donald Cerrone (9)

6. Al Iaquinta (3)

7. Edson Barboza (6)

8. Gregor Gillespie (7)

9. Carlos Diego Ferreira (8)

10. Rustam Khabilov

11. Mairbek Taisumov

12. Alex Hernandez

13. Charles Oliveira

14. Paul Felder

15. James Vick

Featherweight Division

Champion: Max Holloway

1. Jose Aldo

2. Brian Ortega

3. Yair Rodriguez

4. Chan Sung Jung

5. Alexander Volkanovski

6. Frankie Edgar

7. Zabit Magomedsharipov

8. Jeremy Stephens

9. Doo Ho Choi

10. Mirsad Bektic

11. Shane Burgos (Not Previously Ranked)

12. Cub Swanson (11)

13. Renato Moicano (12)

14. Josh Emmett (13)

15. Ricardo Lamas (14)

Bantamweight Division

Champion: Vacant

1. Marlon Moraes

2. Aljamain Sterling 

3. Jimmie Rivera 

4. Pedro Munhoz

5. Cory Sandhagen

6. John Lineker

7. Cody Garbrandt

8. Rob Font

9. Raphael Assuncao

10. Cody Stamman

11. Alejandro Perez

12. Ricky Simon

13. Petr Yan

14. John Dodson

15. Nathaniel Wood

Flyweight Division

Champion: Henry Cejudo

1. Jussier Formiga

2. Alexandre Pantoja

3. Ray Borg

4. Wilson Reis

5. Ben Nguyen

6. Hector Sandoval

7. John Moraga

8. Deiveson Figueiredo

9. Joseph Benavidez

10. Rogerio Bontorin

11. Magomed Bibulatov

12. Dustin Ortiz

13. Alex Perez

14. Kai Kara-France

15. Jordan Espinosa

Women’s Bantamweight Division

Champion: Amanda Nunes

1. Ketlen Vieira

2. Holly Holm

3. Bethe Correia

4. Cat Zingano

5. Yana Kunitskaya

6. Marion Reneau

7. Sara McMann

8. Germaine De Randamie

9. Aspen Ladd

10. Irene Aldana

11. Lucie Pudilova

12. Talita Bernardo

13. Raquel Pennington

14. Macy Chiasson (15)

15. Sarah Moras (14)

Women's Flyweight Division

Champion: Valentina Shevchenko

1. Roxanne Modafferi 

2. Nicco Montano 

3. Jessica Eye

4. Mara Romero Borella

5. Liz Carmouche

6. Jennifer Maia

7. Alexis Davis

8. Katlyn Chookagian

9. Montana De La Rosa

10. Lauren Muprhy

11. Joanne Calderwood

12. Gillian Robertson

13. Andrea Lee

14. Paige VanZant

15. Maycee Barber

Women’s Strawweight Division

Champion: Rose Namajunas

1. Jessica Andrade

2. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

3. Tatiana Suarez

4. Carla Esparza

5. Weili Zhang

6. Tecia Torres

7. Michelle Waterson

8. Karolina Kowalkiewicz

9. Cynthia Calvillo

10. Nina Ansaroff

11. Felice Herrig

12. Randa Markos

13. Claudia Gadelha

14. Livia Renata Souza

15. Cortney Casey

Bellator MMA Rankings On Page Two…

 

Bellator MMA (Top 10)

Heavyweight Division

Champion: Ryan Bader

1. Cheick Kongo

2. Matt Mitrione

3. Sergei Kharitonov

4. Fedor Emelianenko

5. Tyrell Fortune

6. Justin Wren

7. Javy Ayala

8. Mirko Cro Cop

9. Valentin Moldavsky

10. Vitaly Minakov

Light Heavyweight Division

Champion: Ryan Bader

1. Phil Davis 

2. Vadim Nemkov 

3. Lukasz Klinger

4. King Mo 

5. Liam McGeary 

6. Kent Kauppinen

7. Jordan Young

8. Vladimir Filipovic

9. Tyree Fortune

10. Alessio Sakara

Middleweight Division

Champion: Gegard Mousasi

1. Melvin Manhoef

2. Rafael Lovato

3. Ben Reiter

4. Chris Honeycutt

5. Lyoto Machida

6. Rafael Carvalho

7. John Salter

8. Anatoly Tokov

9. Hisaki Kato

10. Chidi Njokuani

Welterweight Division

Champion: Rory MacDonald

1. Douglas Lima

2. Michael Page

3. Andrey Koreshkov

4. Adam McDonough

5. Jon Fitch

6. Lorenz Larkin

7. Neiman Gracie

8. Andre Fialho

9. Logan Storley

10. Yaroslav Amosov

Lightweight Division

Champion: Michael Chandler

1. Patricky Pitbull

2. Ben Henderson 

3. Brent Primus 

4. Derek Anderson

5. David Rickels

6. Sam Sicilia

7. Brandon Girtz

8. Derek Campos

9. Goiti Yamauchi

10. Saad Awad

Featherweight Division

Champion: Patricio Freire

1. AJ McKee

2. Emmanuel Sanchez

3. Daniel Weichel

4. Goiti Yamauchi

5. Daniel Straus

6. John Teixeira

7. Pat Curran

8. Henry Corrales

9. Noad Lahat

10. Aaron Pico

Bantamweight Division

Champion: Darrion Caldwell

1. Joe Taimanglo

2. Juan Archuleta

3. Eduardo Dantas

4. Shawn Bunch

5. Ricky Bandejas

6. James Gallagher

7. Joe Warren

8. Manny Vazquez

9. Jeremiah Labiano

10. Dominic Mazzotta

Women's Featherweight Division

Champion: Julia Budd

1. Gabrielle Holloway

2. Talita Nogueira

3. Janay Harding

4. Roberta Paim

5. Olga Rubin

6. Arlene Blencowe

7. Sinead Kavanagh

8. Amanda Bell

9. Amber Leibrock

10. Iony Razafiarison

Women's Flyweight Division

Champion: Ilima-Lei MacFarlane

1. Kristina Williams 

2. Veta Arteaga 

3. Valerie Letourneau

4. Bruna Ellen

5. Juliana Velasquez

6. Alejandra Lara

7. Kate Jackson

8. Anastasia Yankova

9. Lena Ovchynikova

10. Emily Ducote

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