Rankings Updates – RankingMMA
  • Meta-rankings – MMA Rankings Analysis

    What are Meta-Rankings? All rankings are subjective, but they are still used for various purposes such as consensus and debate. Meta-Rankings should be able to show who the online MMA community as a whole ranks as the best fighters in MMA. We collect and average the rankings of the...
  • UFC Middleweight Rankings Analysis

    Rankings are based on opinion. Even for a site like FightMatrix that bases their rankings off of statistical algorithms, it is easy to point out that some of their chosen statistical categories create biases for better or worse. The UFC has recently rolled out their media rankings that create...
  • Best Light Heavyweight Prospects outside the UFC

    Many fans feel as if the UFC and matchmaker Joe Silva have dropped the ball when it comes to replenishing the ranks of the heavier weight divisions. There are a host of reasons for why that may be true. Some claim that athletes over 6’0 tall and 200 lbs....
  • Best Light Heavyweights outside the UFC

    The UFC has 90% of the best fighters in the world, or at least that is what they want fans to believe. As we have seen with Strikeforce and WEC’s absorption into the UFC, it is obvious that there is significant talent outside of the UFC ranks. They simply...
  • Top 10 Light Heavyweights in the UFC

    Here are my current Top 10 UFC Light Heavyweight rankings. Jon Jones (suspension) and Rashad Evans (Inactivity over 18 months) are excluded from these rankings. I still struggle with placing Shogun and Minotoro in the Top 10, but Manuwa has done little to prove himself in order to take...
  • UFC Light Heavyweights Rankings Analysis

    Rankings are based on opinion. Even for a site like FightMatrix that bases their rankings off of statistical algorithms, it is easy to point out that some of their chosen statistical categories create biases for better or worse. The UFC has recently rolled out their media rankings that create...