MMA World Featherweight Rankings

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#   FighterLast 3 FightsNext Fight
1Max Holloway
20-4 (16-4 UFC)
L-Dustin Poirier (DEC)
W-Brian Ortega (TKO)
W-Jose Aldo (TKO)
Frankie Edgar
UFC 240
07/27/2019
2Alex Volkanovski
18-1 (7-0 UFC)
W-Jose Aldo (DEC)
W-Chad Mendes (TKO)
W-Darren Elkins (DEC)
3Jose Aldo
28-5 (10-4 UFC)
L-Alex Volkanovski (DEC)
W-Renato Carneiro (TKO)
W-Jeremy Stephens (TKO)
4Brian Ortega
14-1 (6-1 UFC)
L-Max Holloway (TKO)
W-Frankie Edgar (KO)
W-Cub Swanson (SUB)
Zabit Magomedsharipov
UFC 240
07/27/2019
5Patricio Freire
29-4 (Bellator)
W-Michael Chandler (TKO)
W-Emmanuel Sanchez (DEC)
W-Daniel Weichel (DEC)
6Frankie Edgar
23-6-1 (18-6-1 UFC)
W-Cub Swanson (DEC)
L-Brian Ortega (KO)
W-Yair Rodriguez (TKO)
Max Holloway
UFC 240
07/27/2019
7Zabit Magomedsharipov
17-1 (5-0 UFC)
W-Jeremy Stephens (DEC)
W-Brandon Davis (SUB)
W-Kyle Bochniak (DEC)
Brian Ortega
UFC 240
07/27/2019
8Yair Rodriguez
10-2 (7-1 UFC)
W-Chan Sung Jung (KO)
L-Frankie Edgar (TKO)
W-B.J. Penn (TKO)
9Chan Sung Jung
15-5 (5-2 UFC)
W-Renato Carneiro (TKO)
L-Yair Rodriguez (KO)
W-Dennis Bermudez (KO)
10Renato Carneiro
13-3-1 (5-3 UFC)
L-Chan Sung Jung (TKO)
L-Jose Aldo (TKO)
W-Cub Swanson (DEC)
11Jeremy Stephens
28-16 (15-15 UFC)
L-Zabit Magomedsharipov (DEC)
L-Jose Aldo (TKO)
W-Josh Emmett (KO)
12Josh Emmett
15-2 (6-2 UFC)
W-Mirsad Bektic (TKO)
W-Michael Johnson (KO)
L-Jeremy Stephens (KO)
13Calvin Kattar
20-3 (4-1 UFC)
W-Ricardo Lamas (TKO)
W-Chris Fishgold (TKO)
L-Renato Carneiro (DEC)
14Ryan Hall
8-1 (4-0 UFC)
W-Darren Elkins (DEC)
W-B.J. Penn (SUB)
W-Gray Maynard (DEC)
15Shane Burgos
12-1 (5-1 UFC)
W-Cub Swanson (DEC)
W-Kurt Holobaugh (SUB)
L-Calvin Kattar (TKO)
16Mirsad Bektic
13-2 (6-2 UFC)
L-Josh Emmett (TKO)
W-Ricardo Lamas (DEC)
W-Godofredo Pepey (KO)
17Ricardo Lamas
19-8 (10-6 UFC)
L-Calvin Kattar (TKO)
W-Darren Elkins (TKO)
L-Mirsad Bektic (DEC)
18Darren Elkins
24-8 (14-7 UFC)
L-Ryan Hall (DEC)
L-Ricardo Lamas (TKO)
L-Alex Volkanovski (DEC)
19Cub Swanson
25-11 (10-7 UFC)
L-Shane Burgos (DEC)
L-Renato Carneiro (SUB)
L-Frankie Edgar (DEC)
20Michael Johnson
19-14 (11-10 UFC)
L-Josh Emmett (KO)
W-Artem Lobov (DEC)
W-Andre Fili (DEC)
21A.J. McKee
14-0 (Bellator)
W-Pat Curran (DEC)
W-Daniel Crawford (SUB)
W-John Teixeira (KO)
22Arnold Allen
15-1 (6-0 UFC)
W-Gilbert Melendez (DEC)
W-Jordan Rinaldi (DEC)
W-Mads Burnell (SUB)
23Andre Fili
20-6 (8-5 UFC)
W-Sheymon Moraes (KO)
W-Myles Jury (DEC)
L-Michael Johnson (DEC)
24Lance Palmer
18-3 (PFL)
W-Alex Gilpin (DEC)
W-Steven Siler (DEC)
W-Andre Harrison (DEC)
Luis Rafael
PFL 5
07/25/2019
25Andre Harrison
21-1 (PFL)
W-Peter Petties (DEC)
L-Lance Palmer (DEC)
W-Alexandre Bezerra (DEC)
Movlid Khaibulaev
PFL 5
07/25/2019
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MMA World Rankings are comprised of all fighters, regardless of promotion. These rankings are sometimes referred to as "Global Rankings" or "Overall Rankings." RankingMMA has been publishing MMA world rankings since 2006.

So, how do we compile our rankings? What separates us from other web sites that formulate rankings?

Here is our rankings criteria:
- Most recent performance
- Performance against top competition
- Estimated ability against future competition
- Strength of competition
- Activity in the last 3 years
- Last 5 fights

There are many fighters sporting undefeated records from developing fight scenes, especially abroad. Something we take into consideration is the strength of competition they have faced. If a fighter has compiled a bunch of wins against competition that is lackluster they will likely have a difficult time moving up in the rankings until they face stiffer competition in order for us to accurately predict how they would perform against exceedingly tougher competition.

If a fighter has fought elite competition and fallen short, we factor in how they performed. If a fighter fairs well against a higher-ranked adversary, they could still move up in the rankings.

Actual fight footage is reviewed, regardless of promotion in order to formulate these rankings.

= Fighter moves up in the rankings after recent fight
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Reasons a fighter is ineligible for Non-UFC Rankings (* = Not Ranked)
= Inactivity over 15 months
= Changing weight classes. A fighter must debut in their new weight class in order to officially be ranked there. Upon their debut, they will be removed from their former weight class. If the fighter temporarily competed outside of their division, they will be ranked in their primary division of choice.
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One Comment
  • Morgan
    26 February 2019 at 8:20 PM
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    Ever heard of a guy that goes by the name of Kevin Agulair?

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