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
18-1 (7-1 UFC)
W-Anderson Silva (DEC)
W-Alexander Gustafsson (DEC)
W-Anthony Johnson (SUB)
02Anthony Johnson
22-5 (13-5 UFC)
W-Glover Teixeira (KO)
W-Ryan Bader (KO)
W-Jimi Manuwa (KO)
03Alexander Gustafsson
17-4 (9-4 UFC)
W-Jan Blachowicz (DEC)
L-Daniel Cormier (DEC)
L-Anthony Johnson (TKO)
04Ryan Bader
22-5 (15-5 UFC)
W-Antonio Nogueira (TKO)
W-Ilir Latifi (KO)
L-Anthony Johnson (KO)
05Phil Davis
17-3 (Bellator)
W-Liam McGeary (DEC)
W-Muhammed Lawal (DEC)
W-Francis Carmont (KO)
06Glover Teixeira
25-5 (8-3 UFC)
L-Anthony Johnson (KO)
W-Rashad Evans (KO)
W-Patrick Cummins (TKO)
Jared Cannonier
02/11/2017
07Jimi Manuwa
16-2 (5-2 UFC)
W-Ovince St.Preux (KO)
L-Anthony Johnson (KO)
W-Jan Blachowicz (DEC)
Corey Anderson
03/18/2017
08Ovince St.Preux
19-9 (7-4 UFC)
L-Jimi Manuwa (KO)
L-Jon Jones (DEC)
W-Rafael Cavalcante (DEC)
Jan Blachowicz
02/04/2017
09Rashad Evans
19-5-1 (14-5-1 UFC)
L-Glover Teixeira (KO)
L-Ryan Bader (DEC)
W-Chael Sonnen (TKO)
10Mauricio Rua
24-10 (8-8 UFC)
W-Corey Anderson (DEC)
W-Antonio Nogueira (DEC)
L-Ovince St.Preux (KO)
Gian Villante
03/11/2017
11Quinton Jackson
37-11 (Bellator)
W-Satoshi Ishii (DEC)
W-Fabio Maldonado (DEC)
W-Muhammed Lawal (DEC)
12Muhammed Lawal
20-6 (Bellator)
L-Mirko Cro Cop (TKO)
W-Satoshi Ishii (DEC)
L-Phil Davis (DEC)
13Liam McGeary
11-1 (Bellator)
L-Phil Davis (DEC)
W-Tito Ortiz (SUB)
W-Emanuel Newton (DEC)
14Corey Anderson
9-2 (6-2 UFC)
W-Sean O'Connell (TKO)
L-Mauricio Rua (DEC)
W-Tom Lawlor (DEC)
Jimi Manuwa
03/18/2017
15Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
22-8 (5-5 UFC)
L-Ryan Bader (TKO)
W-Patrick Cummins (TKO)
L-Mauricio Rua (DEC)
16Misha Cirkunov
13-2 (4-0 UFC)
W-Nikita Krylov (SUB)
W-Ion Cutelaba (SUB)
W-Alex Nicholson (SUB)
17Nikita Krylov
21-5 (6-3 UFC)
L-Misha Cirkunov (SUB)
W-Ed Herman (KO)
W-Francimar Barroso (SUB)
18Jan Blachowicz
19-6 (2-3 UFC)
L-Alexander Gustafsson (DEC)
W-Igor Pokrajac (DEC)
L-Corey Anderson (DEC)
Ovince St.Preux
02/04/2017
19Ilir Latifi
12-5 (5-3 UFC)
L-Ryan Bader (KO)
W-Gian Villante (DEC)
W-Sean O'Connell (TKO)
20Gian Villante
15-7 (5-4 UFC)
W-Saparbek Safarov (TKO)
L-Ilir Latifi (DEC)
W-Anthony Perosh (KO)
Mauricio Rua
03/11/2017
21Tito Ortiz
18-12-1 (Bellator)
L-Liam McGeary (SUB)
W-Stephan Bonnar (DEC)
W-Alexander Shlemenko (SUB)
Chael Sonnen
01/21/2017
22Roger Gracie
8-2 (OneFC)
W-Michal Pasternak (SUB)
W-James McSweeney (TKO)
L-Tim Kennedy (DEC)
23Patrick Cummins
8-4 (4-4 UFC)
L-Antonio Nogueira (TKO)
L-Glover Teixeira (TKO)
W-Rafael Cavalcante (TKO)
24Jared Cannonier
9-1 (2-1 UFC)
W-Ion Cutelaba (DEC)
W-Cyril Asker (KO)
L-Shawn Jordan (KO)
Glover Teixeira
02/11/2017
25Linton Vassell
17-5 (Bellator)
W-Francis Carmont (DEC)
W-Emanuel Newton (DEC)
L-Muhammed Lawal (DEC)
26Emanuel Newton
26-11-1 (Bellator)
L-Evgeny Erokhin (DEC)
W-Matt Baker (SUB)
L-Linton Vassell (DEC)
27Ed Herman
23-12 (10-8 UFC)
L-Nikita Krylov (KO)
W-Tim Boetsch (KO)
L-Derek Brunson (TKO)
Igor Pokrajac
03/04/2017
28Steve Bosse
12-2 (2-1 UFC)
W-Sean O'Connell (DEC)
W-James Te Huna (KO)
L-Thiago Santos (KO)
29Paul Craig
9-0 (1-0 UFC)
W-Henrique da Silva (SUB)
W-Marcin Lazarz (SUB)
W-Karl Moore (SUB)
Tyson Pedro
03/04/2017
30Tyson Pedro
5-0 (1-0 UFC)
W-Khalil Rountree (SUB)
W-Steven Warby (SUB)
W-Don Endermann (SUB)
Paul Craig
03/04/2017
31Tomasz Narkun
13-2 (KSW)
W-Rameau Sokoudjou (TKO)
W-Cassio Oliveira (TKO)
W-Goran Reljic (KO)
32Henrique da Silva
12-1 (2-1 UFC)
L-Paul Craig (SUB)
W-Joachim Christensen (SUB)
W-Jonathan Wilson (TKO)
Jordan Johnson
01/28/2017
33Ion Cutelaba
12-3 (1-2 UFC)
L-Jared Canonnier DEC)
W-Jonathan Wilson (DEC)
L-Misha Cirkunov (SUB)
34Gadzhimurad Antigulov
19-4 (1-0 UFC)
W-Marcos Lima (SUB)
W-Muslim Makhmudov (SUB)
W-Jorge Bezerra (TKO)
35Adlan Amagov
14-2-1 (Free Agent)
W-Dirlei Broenstrup (SUB)
W-T.J. Waldburger (KO)
W-Chris Spang (DEC)
36Sean O'Connell
17-9 (2-5 UFC)
L-Corey Anderson (TKO)
L-Steve Bosse (DEC)
L-Ilir Latifi (TKO)
37Devin Clark
7-1 (1-1 UFC)
W-Josh Stansbury (DEC)
L-Alex Nicholson (KO)
W-Rafael Viana (TKO)
38Mikhail Mokhnatkin
9-1-2 (Free Agent)
W-Fabio Maldonado (DEC)
D-Alexei Kudin (DEC)
W-Ednaldo Oliveira (SUB)
39Fabio Maldonado
22-11 (Rizin)
L-Mikhail Mokhnatkin (DEC)
L-Fedor Emelianenko (DEC)
L-Corey Anderson (DEC)
40Marcos Lima
14-4-1 (3-2 UFC)
L-Gadzhimurad Antigulov (SUB)
W-Clint Hester (SUB)
L-Nikita Krylov (SUB)
John Phillips
02/11/2017
41Darren Stewart
7-0 (0-0 UFC)
W-Francimar Barroso (TKO)
W-Boubacar Balde (TKO)
W-James Hurrell (TKO)
Francimar Barroso
03/18/2017
42Francimar Barroso
18-6 (3-3 UFC)
L-Darren Stewart (TKO)
L-Nikita Krylov (SUB)
W-Elvis Mutapcic (DEC)
Darren Stewart
03/18/2017
43Rashid Yusupov
6-0 (M-1)
W-Viktor Nemkov (DEC)
W-Martin Zawada (DEC)
W-Mitry Medvedev (KO)
44Viktor Nemkov
24-6 (M-1)
W-Attila Vegh (DEC)
L-Rashid Yusupov (DEC)
W-Stephan Puetz (DEC)
45Stephan Puetz
15-2 (M-1)
W-Marcus Lopes (SUB)
W-Andrey Seledtsov (DEC)
L-Viktor Nemkov (DEC)
46Alessio Sakara
19-11 (Free Agent)
W-Joey Beltran (TKO)
W-Brian Rogers (KO)
W-Dib Akil (TKO)
47Francis Carmont
25-12 (Bellator)
L-Linton Vassell (DEC)
W-Lukasz Klinger (DEC)
L-Phil Davis (KO)
48Magomed Ankalayev
7-0 (Free Agent)
W-Maxim Grishin (TKO)
49Smealinho Rama
10-2 (WSOF)
W-Jake Heun (TKO)
L-Blagoi Ivanov (SUB)
W-Derrick Mehmen (TKO)
50Shamil Gamzatov
9-0 (WSOF)
W-Teddy Holder (TKO)
W-Yuri Gorbenko (SUB)
W-Suhrob Muradov (TKO)
* Ineligible for Rankings
*Jon Jones
22-1 (16-1 UFC)
W-Ovince St.Preux (DEC)
W-Daniel Cormier (DEC)
W-Glover Teixeira (DEC)
Suspended
*Tom Lawlor
10-6 (6-5 UFC)
L-Corey Anderson (DEC)
W-Gian Villante (TKO)
W-Michael Kuiper (SUB)
Suspended