Non-UFC Featherweight Rankings

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#  FighterOVRORGLast 3 FightsNext Fight
1Patricio Freire30-4BellatorW-Juan Archuleta (DEC)
W-Michael Chandler (TKO)
W-Emmanuel Sanchez (DEC)
Pedro Carvalho
2A.J. McKee16-0BellatorW-Derek Campos (SUB)
W-Georgi Karakhanyan (KO)
W-Pat Curran (DEC)
3Lance Palmer22-3PFLW-Alex Gilpin (DEC)
W-Alex Gilpin (DEC)
W-Alexandre Almeida (DEC)
4Darrion Caldwell14-3BellatorW-Henry Corrales (DEC)
L-Kyoji Horiguchi (DEC)
L-Kyoji Horiguchi (SUB)
Adam Borics
5Daniel Weichel40-11BellatorW-Saul Rogers (DEC)
L-Goiti Yamauchi (DEC)
L-Patricio Freire (DEC)
Emmanuel Sanchez
6Emmanuel Sanchez19-4BellatorW-Tywan Claxton (SUB)
W-Georgi Karakhanyan (DEC)
L-Patricio Freire (DEC)
Daniel Weichel
7Adam Borics14-0BellatorW-Pat Curran (TKO)
W-Aaron Pico (TKO)
W-Josenaldo Silva (SUB)
Darrion Caldwell
8Mateusz Gamrot15-0KSWW-Kleber Erbst (DEC)
W-Grzegorz Szulakowski (SUB)
NC-Norman Parke (NC)
9Pedro Carvalho11-3BellatorW-Sam Sicilia (SUB)
W-Derek Campos (TKO)
W-Luca Vitali (SUB)
Patricio Freire
10Alex Gilpin14-4PFLL-Lance Palmer (DEC)
L-Lance Palmer (DEC)
W-Andre Harrison (SUB)
Non-UFC Rankings FAQ    
Non-UFC Rankings are comprised of all fighters competing outside the UFC. Fighters featured are from any regional promotion such as Bellator, One FC, KSW, Cage Warriors, Jungle Fights, Legacy Fighting Alliance, Ring of Combat, Shooto, Road FC, Pancrase, PFL, Titan FC, etc. These rankings are sometimes referred to as "Global Rankings" or "Free Agent Rankings."

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
= Fighter moves down in the rankings after recent fight

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.
= Suspension. Should a fighter be suspended for performance enhancing substances or fighter conduct, they will be removed from the rankings.
5 Comments on this post.
  • Chayce
    14 January 2020 at 1:52 PM
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    AJ MCkee has had his fight with Derek Campos already. May want to update this

  • MMATheFilter
    1 January 2014 at 10:58 PM
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    Do you have twitter whoever runs this? Dude…..this website is insanely awesome!

    • D.C. Ross
      2 January 2014 at 11:45 PM
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      Thank you. You can find us on Twitter at: @rankingmma.

  • Drock
    11 August 2013 at 5:28 PM
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    You should update this sometime

    • D.C. Ross
      12 August 2013 at 8:42 PM
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      I’m not sure what you mean. Everything is updated.

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