MMA World Welterweight 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
01Tyron Woodley
17-3-1 (7-2-1 UFC)
W-Stephen Thompson (DEC)
D-Stephen Thompson (DEC)
W-Robbie Lawler (KO)
02Stephen Thompson
13-2-1 (8-2-1 UFC)
L-Tyron Woodley (DEC)
D-Tyron Woodley (DEC)
W-Rory MacDonald (DEC)
03Robbie Lawler
27-11 (11-5 UFC)
L-Tyron Woodley (KO)
W-Carlos Condit (DEC)
W-Rory MacDonald (TKO)
Donald Cerrone
07/08/2017
04Rory MacDonald
19-4 (Bellator)
W-Paul Daley (SUB)
L-Stephen Thompson (DEC)
L-Robbie Lawler (TKO)
05Demian Maia
25-6 (19-6 UFC)
W-Jorge Masvidal (DEC)
W-Carlos Condit (SUB)
W-Matt Brown (SUB)
06Ben Askren
16-0 (OneFC)
W-Agilan Thani (SUB)
W-Nikolay Aleksakhin (DEC)
NC-Luis Santos (NC)
07Carlos Condit
30-10 (7-6 UFC)
L-Demian Maia (SUB)
L-Robbie Lawler (DEC)
W-Thiago Alves (TKO)
08Lorenz Larkin
18-5 (Bellator)
W-Neil Magny (TKO)
W-Jorge Masvidal (DEC)
L-Albert Tumenov (DEC)
Douglas Lima
06/24/2017
09Jorge Masvidal
32-12 (9-5 UFC)
L-Demian Maia (DEC)
W-Donald Cerrone (TKO)
W-Jake Ellenberger (TKO)
10Douglas Lima
28-6 (Bellator)
W-Andrey Koreshkov (KO)
W-Paul Daley (DEC)
L-Andrey Koreshkov (DEC)
Lorenz Larkin
06/24/2017
11Neil Magny
19-5 (12-4 UFC)
W-Johny Hendricks (DEC)
L-Lorenz Larkin (TKO)
W-Hector Lombard (TKO)
12Andrey Koreshkov
19-2 (Bellator)
L-Douglas Lima (KO)
W-Benson Henderson (DEC)
W-Douglas Lima (DEC)
Chidi Njokuani
08/25/2017
13Rafael dos Anjos
26-9 (15-7 UFC)
W-Tarec Saffiedine (DEC)
L-Tony Ferguson (DEC)
L-Eddie Alvarez (TKO)
14Donald Cerrone
32-8 (19-5 UFC)
L-Jorge Masvidal (TKO)
W-Matt Brown (KO)
W-Rick Story (TKO)
Robbie Lawler
07/08/2017
15Rick Story
19-9 (Free Agent)
L-Donald Cerrone (TKO)
W-Tarec Saffiedine (DEC)
W-Gunnar Nelson (DEC)
16Gunnar Nelson
16-2-1 (7-2 UFC)
W-Alan Jouban (SUB)
W-Albert Tumenov (SUB)
L-Demian Maia (DEC)
Santiago Ponzinibbio
07/16/2017
17Jon Fitch
29-7-1 (WSOF)
W-Jake Shields (DEC)
W-Joao Zeferino (DEC)
W-Yushin Okami (DEC)
18Kamaru Usman
10-1 (5-0 UFC)
W-Sean Strickland (DEC)
W-Warlley Alves (DEC)
W-Alexander Yakovlev (DEC)
19Colby Covington
12-1 (7-1 UFC)
W-Dong Hyun Kim (DEC)
W-Bryan Barberena (DEC)
W-Max Griffin (TKO)
20Dong Hyun Kim
22-4-1 (13-4 UFC)
W-Tarec Saffiedine (DEC)
W-Dominic Waters (TKO)
W-Josh Burkman (SUB)
21Thiago Alves
22-11 (14-8 UFC)
W-Patrick Cote (DEC)
L-Jim Miller (DEC)
L-Carlos Condit (TKO)
Mike Perry
08/19/2017
22Mike Perry
10-1 (3-1 UFC)
W-Jake Ellenberger (KO)
L-Alan Jouban (DEC)
W-Danny Roberts (KO)
Thiago Alves
08/19/2017
23Tarec Saffiedine
16-7 (2-4 UFC)
L-Rafael dos Anjos (DEC)
L-Dong Hyun Kim (DEC)
L-Rick Story (DEC)
24Jake Shields
31-9-1 (WSOF)
L-Jon Fitch (DEC)
L-Rousimar Palhares (SUB)
W-Brian Foster (SUB)
25Ryan LaFlare
13-1 (6-1 UFC)
W-Roan Carneiro (DEC)
W-Mike Pierce (DEC)
L-Demian Maia (DEC)
Alex Oliveira
07/22/2017
26Santiago Ponzinibbio
24-3 (6-2 UFC)
W-Nordine Taleb (DEC)
W-Zak Cummings (DEC)
W-Court McGee (TKO)
Gunnar Nelson
07/16/2017
27Paul Daley
39-15-2 (Bellator)
L-Rory MacDonald (SUB)
W-Brennan Ward (KO)
L-Douglas Lima (DEC)
28Jake Ellenberger
31-13 (10-9 UFC)
W-Mike Perry (TKO)
L-Jorge Masvidal (TKO)
W-Matt Brown (TKO)
29Matt Brown
20-16 (13-10 UFC)
L-Donald Cerrone (KO)
L-Jake Ellenberger (TKO)
L-Demian Maia (SUB)
30Alex Oliveira
15-4-1 (6-2 UFC)
W-Tim Means (SUB)
NC-Tim Means (NC)
W-Will Brooks (KO)
Ryan LaFlare
07/22/2017
31Leon Edwards
13-3 (5-2 UFC)
W-Vicente Luque (DEC)
W-Albert Tumenov (SUB)
W-Dominic Waters (DEC)
32Albert Tumenov
18-4 (Free Agent)
W-Ismael de Jesus (KO)
L-Leon Edwards (SUB)
L-Gunnar Nelson (SUB)
33Bryan Barberena
13-4 (4-2 UFC)
W-Joe Proctor (TKO)
L-Colby Covington (DEC)
W-Warlley Alves (DEC)
34Warlley Alves
10-2 (4-2 UFC)
L-Kamaru Usman (DEC)
L-Bryan Barberena (DEC)
W-Colby Covington (SUB)
35Alan Jouban
15-5 (6-3 UFC)
L-Gunnar Nelson (SUB)
W-Mike Perry (DEC)
W-Belal Muhammad (DEC)
36Nordine Taleb
13-4 (5-2 UFC)
W-Oliver Enkamp (DEC)
L-Santiago Ponzinibbio (DEC)
W-Erick Silva (KO)
37Emil Meek
9-2-1 (1-0 UFC)
W-Jordan Mein (DEC)
W-Rousimar Palhares (KO)
W-Christophe Dijcke (TKO)
38Zak Cummings
21-5 (6-2 UFC)
W-Nathan Coy (SUB)
W-Alexander Yakovlev (SUB)
L-Santiago Ponzinibbio (DEC)
39Abubakar Nurmagomedov
14-1 (WSOF)
W-Matt Secor (DEC)
W-John Howard (DEC)
W-Matthew Frincu (TKO)
40Tim Means
26-8-1 (8-5 UFC)
L-Alex Oliveira (SUB)
NC-Alex Oliveira (NC)
W-Sabah Homasi (TKO)
Alex Garcia
06/25/2017
41Peter Sobotta
17-5-1 (4-4 UFC)
W-Ben Saunders (TKO)
W-Nicolas Dalby (DEC)
L-Kyle Noke (TKO)
42Sean Strickland
18-2 (5-2 UFC)
L-Kamaru Usman (DEC)
W-Tom Breese (DEC)
W-Alex Garcia (TKO)
43Alex Garcia
14-3 (4-2 UFC)
W-Mike Pyle (KO)
L-Sean Strickland (TKO)
W-Mike Swick (DEC)
Tim Means
06/25/2017
44Sergio Moraes
12-2-1 (6-1-1 UFC)
W-Davi Ramos (DEC)
W-Zak Ottow (DEC)
D-Luan Chagas (DEC)
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45Yancy Medeiros
14-4 (5-4 UFC)
W-Erick Silva (TKO)
W-Sean Spencer (SUB)
L-Francisco Trinaldo (DEC)
46Ben Saunders
21-8-2 (8-5 UFC)
L-Peter Sobotta (TKO)
W-Court McGee (DEC)
W-Jacob Volkmann (SUB)
47Yushin Okami
33-10 (WSOF)
W-Paul Bradley (DEC)
W-Shingo Suzuki (SUB)
W-Ryuta Sakurai (TKO)
48Alberto Mina
13-0 (3-0 UFC)
W-Mike Pyle (KO)
W-Yoshihiro Akiyama (DEC)
W-Shinsho Anzai (SUB)
49Erick Silva
19-8 (7-7 UFC)
L-Yancy Medeiros (TKO)
W-Luan Chagas (SUB)
L-Nordine Taleb (KO)
50Court McGee
18-6 (7-5 UFC)
L-Ben Saunders (DEC)
W-Dominique Steele (DEC)
L-Santiago Ponzinibbio (TKO)
Ineligible for Rankings
*Nick Diaz
26-9 (7-6 UFC)
NC-Anderson Silva (NC)
L-Georges St.Pierre (DEC)
L-Carlos Condit (DEC)
Suspended