MMA World Light Heavyweight Rankings

FAQ & Rankings Criteria

Weight Classes
Flyweight (125)Bantamweight (135)Featherweight (145)Lightweight (155)Welterweight (170)Middleweight (185) – Light Heavyweight (205) – Heavyweight (265)Pound-4-Pound

#  FighterLast 3 FightsNext Fight
01Daniel Cormier
19-1 (8-1 UFC)
W-Anthony Johnson (SUB)
W-Anderson Silva (DEC)
W-Alexander Gustafsson (DEC)
Jon Jones
07/29/2017
02Alexander Gustafsson
18-4 (10-4 UFC)
W-Glover Teixeira (KO)
W-Jan Blachowicz (DEC)
L-Daniel Cormier (DEC)
03Ryan Bader
22-5 (Bellator)
W-Antonio Nogueira (TKO)
W-Ilir Latifi (KO)
L-Anthony Johnson (KO)
Phil Davis
06/24/2017
04Phil Davis
17-3 (Bellator)
W-Liam McGeary (DEC)
W-Muhammed Lawal (DEC)
W-Francis Carmont (KO)
Ryan Bader
06/24/2017
05Jimi Manuwa
17-2 (6-2 UFC)
W-Corey Anderson (KO)
W-Ovince St.Preux (KO)
L-Anthony Johnson (KO)
Volkan Oezdemir
07/29/2017
06Volkan Oezdemir
14-1 (2-0 UFC)
W-Misha Cirkunov (KO)
W-Ovince St.Preux (DEC)
W-Alihan Vahaev (DEC)
Jimi Manuwa
07/29/2017
07Glover Teixeira
26-6 (9-4 UFC)
L-Alexander Gustafsson (KO)
W-Jared Cannonier (DEC)
L-Anthony Johnson (KO)
08Ovince St.Preux
20-10 (8-5 UFC)
W-Marcos Lima (SUB)
L-Volkan Oezdemir (DEC)
L-Jimi Manuwa (KO)
09Mauricio Rua
25-10 (9-8 UFC)
W-Gian Villante (TKO)
W-Corey Anderson (DEC)
W-Antonio Nogueira (DEC)
10Misha Cirkunov
13-3 (4-1 UFC)
L-Volkan Oezdemir (KO)
W-Nikita Krylov (SUB)
W-Ion Cutelaba (SUB)
11Corey Anderson
9-3 (6-3 UFC)
L-Jimi Manuwa (KO)
W-Sean O'Connell (TKO)
L-Mauricio Rua (DEC)
Tyson Pedro
07/22/2017
12Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
22-8 (5-5 UFC)
L-Ryan Bader (TKO)
W-Patrick Cummins (TKO)
L-Mauricio Rua (DEC)
13Patrick Cummins
9-4 (5-4 UFC)
W-Jan Blachowicz (DEC)
L-Antonio Nogueira (TKO)
L-Glover Teixeira (TKO)
Gian Villante
07/22/2017
14Nikita Krylov
22-5 (Free Agent)
W-Stjepan Bekavac (SUB)
L-Misha Cirkunov (SUB)
W-Ed Herman (KO)
15Linton Vassell
18-5 (Bellator)
W-Liam McGeary (SUB)
W-Francis Carmont (DEC)
W-Emanuel Newton (DEC)
16Liam McGeary
12-2 (Bellator)
L-Linton Vassell (SUB)
W-Brett McDermott (TKO)
L-Phil Davis (DEC)
17Tyson Pedro
6-0 (2-0 UFC)
W-Paul Craig (TKO)
W-Khalil Rountree (SUB)
W-Steven Warby (SUB)
Corey Anderson
07/22/2017
18Rashid Yusupov
8-0 (M-1)
W-Stephan Puetz (TKO)
W-Viktor Nemkov (DEC)
W-Martin Zawada (DEC)
19Jan Blachowicz
19-7 (2-4 UFC)
L-Patrick Cummins (DEC)
L-Alexander Gustafsson (DEC)
W-Igor Pokrajac (DEC)
20Ilir Latifi
12-5 (5-3 UFC)
L-Ryan Bader (KO)
W-Gian Villante (DEC)
W-Sean O'Connell (TKO)
21Gian Villante
15-8 (5-5 UFC)
L-Mauricio Rua (TKO)
W-Saparbek Safarov (TKO)
L-Ilir Latifi (DEC)
Patrick Cummins
07/22/2017
22Jared Cannonier
9-2 (2-2 UFC)
L-Glover Teixeira (DEC)
W-Ion Cutelaba (DEC)
W-Cyril Asker (KO)
Steve Bosse
07/07/2017
23Gadzhimurad Antigulov
20-4 (2-0 UFC)
W-Joachim Christensen (SUB)
W-Marcos Lima (SUB)
W-Muslim Makhmudov (SUB)
24Ion Cutelaba
13-3 (2-2 UFC)
W-Henrique da Silva (KO)
L-Jared Canonnier DEC)
W-Jonathan Wilson (DEC)
25Devin Clark
8-1 (2-1 UFC)
W-Jake Collier (DEC)
W-Josh Stansbury (DEC)
L-Alex Nicholson (KO)
26Ed Herman
23-12 (10-8 UFC)
L-Nikita Krylov (KO)
W-Tim Boetsch (KO)
L-Derek Brunson (TKO)
27Tomasz Narkun
14-2 (KSW)
W-Marcin Wojcik (SUB)
W-Rameau Sokoudjou (TKO)
W-Cassio Oliveira (TKO)
28Jordan Johnson
7-0 (1-0 UFC)
W-Henrique da Silva (DEC)
W-LeMarcus Tucker (DEC)
W-Shaun Asher (SUB)
Marcel Fortuna
07/07/2017
29Magomed Ankalaev
8-0 (Free Agent)
W-Wagner Prado (KO)
W-Maxim Grishin (TKO)
W-Artur Astakhov (DEC)
30Viktor Nemkov
25-6 (M-1)
W-Ronny Markes (SUB)
W-Attila Vegh (DEC)
L-Rashid Yusupov (DEC)
31Steve Bosse
12-2 (2-1 UFC)
W-Sean O'Connell (DEC)
W-James Te Huna (KO)
L-Thiago Santos (KO)
Jared Cannonier
07/07/2017
32Francimar Barroso
19-5 (4-2 UFC)
W-Darren Stewart (DEC)
NC-Darren Stewart (NC)
L-Nikita Krylov (SUB)
33Adlan Amagov
14-2-1 (Free Agent)
W-Dirlei Broenstrup (SUB)
W-T.J. Waldburger (KO)
W-Chris Spang (DEC)
34Marcos Lima
15-5-1 (4-3 UFC)
L-Ovince St.Preux (SUB)
W-Jeremy Kimball (TKO)
L-Gadzhimurad Antigulov (SUB)
35Khalil Rountree
5-2 (1-2 UFC)
W-Daniel Jolly (KO)
L-Tyson Pedro (SUB)
W-Josh Stansbury (TKO)
Paul Craig
07/16/2017
36Paul Craig
9-1 (1-1 UFC)
L-Tyson Pedro (TKO)
W-Henrique da Silva (SUB)
W-Marcin Lazarz (SUB)
Khalil Rountree
07/16/2017
37Henrique da Silva
12-3 (2-3 UFC)
L-Ion Cutelaba (KO)
L-Jordan Johnson DEC)
L-Paul Craig (SUB)
38Josh Stansbury
8-3 (1-1 UFC)
L-Devin Clark (DEC)
W-Cory Hendricks (DEC)
L-Khalil Rountree (TKO)
39Stephan Puetz
15-3 (M-1)
L-Rashid Yusupov (TKO)
W-Marcus Lopes (SUB)
W-Andrey Seledtsov (DEC)
40Alessio Sakara
19-11 (Bellator)
W-Joey Beltran (TKO)
W-Brian Rogers (KO)
W-Dib Akil (TKO)
41Smealinho Rama
10-2 (WSOF)
W-Jake Heun (TKO)
L-Blagoi Ivanov (SUB)
W-Derrick Mehmen (TKO)
Ronny Markes
06/30/2017
42Kurban Osmarov
7-0 (Free Agent)
W-Artur Astakhov (KO)
W-Joaquim Ferreira (TKO)
W-Wenbo Liu (DEC)
43Darren Stewart
7-1 (0-1 UFC)
L-Francimar Barroso DEC)
NC-Francimar Barroso (NC)
W-Boubacar Balde (TKO)
44Jonathan Wilson
7-2 (1-2 UFC)
L-Ion Cutelaba (DEC)
L-Henrique da Silva (TKO)
W-Chris Dempsey (KO)
45Chael Sonnen
28-15-1 (Bellator)
L-Tito Ortiz (SUB)
L-Rashad Evans (TKO)
W-Mauricio Rua (SUB)
Wanderlei Silva
06/24/2017
46Jake Collier
10-4 (2-3 UFC)
L-Devin Clark (DEC)
W-Alberto Uda (KO)
L-Dongi Yang (TKO)
47Shamil Gamzatov
11-0 (WSOF)
W-Rodney Wallace (DEC)
W-Teddy Holder (TKO)
W-Yuri Gorbenko (SUB)
48Maxim Grishin
24-7 (Free Agent)
W-Matej Batinic (KO)
L-Magomed Ankalaev (TKO)
W-Maxim Futin (DEC)
49Saparbek Safarov
8-1 (0-1 UFC)
L-Gian Villante (TKO)
W-Rodney Wallace (TKO)
W-Giga Kukhalashvili (SUB)
50Artur Astakhov
15-5 (Free Agent)
L-Kurban Omarov (KO)
W-Emanuel Newton (DEC)
W-Charles Andrade (DEC)
* Ineligible for Rankings
*Jon Jones
22-1 (16-1 UFC)
W-Ovince St.Preux (DEC)
W-Daniel Cormier (DEC)
W-Glover Teixeira (DEC)
Daniel Cormier
07/29/2017
Suspended
*Tom Lawlor
10-6 (6-5 UFC)
L-Corey Anderson (DEC)
W-Gian Villante (TKO)
W-Michael Kuiper (SUB)
Suspended
*Roger Gracie
8-2 (OneFC)
W-Michal Pasternak (SUB)
W-James McSweeney (TKO)
L-Tim Kennedy (DEC)
Inactivity