UFC Welterweight Rankings

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Fighter  Last 3 FightsNext Fight
2018 UFC Signings:
Jalin Turner
David Zawada
Chance Rencountre
Craig White
Carlo Pedersoli
Hector Aldana
Curtis Millender
2018 UFC Cuts:
Jesse Taylor
Ryan LaFlare (retired)
Daichi Abe
George Sullivan
Jake Ellenberger (retired)
Oliver Enkamp
Tom Gallicchio
Jim Wallhead
Erick Silva
Bojan Velickovic
Galore Bofando
Bobby Nash
Mike Pyle (retired)
Jonathan Meunier
Tyron Woodley
19-3-1 (9-2-1 UFC)
W-Darren Till (SUB)
W-Demian Maia (DEC)
W-Stephen Thompson (DEC)
11Colby Covington
14-1 (9-1 UFC)
W-Rafael dos Anjos (DEC)
W-Demian Maia (DEC)
W-Dong Hyun Kim (DEC)
23Rafael dos Anjos
28-10 (17-8 UFC)
L-Colby Covington (DEC)
W-Robbie Lawler (DEC)
W-Neil Magny (SUB)
Kamaru Usman
Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale
11/30/2018
35Robbie Lawler
28-12 (12-6 UFC)
L-Rafael dos Anjos (DEC)
W-Donald Cerrone (DEC)
L-Tyron Woodley (KO)
42Darren Till
17-1-1 (5-1-1 UFC)
L-Tyron Woodley (SUB)
W-Stephen Thompson (DEC)
W-Donald Cerrone (TKO)
54Stephen Thompson
14-3-1 (9-3-1 UFC)
L-Darren Till (DEC)
W-Jorge Masvidal (DEC)
L-Tyron Woodley (DEC)
66Kamaru Usman
13-1 (8-0 UFC)
W-Demian Maia (DEC)
W-Emil Meek (DEC)
W-Sergio Moraes (KO)
Rafael dos Anjos
Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale
11/30/2018
77Demian Maia
25-9 (19-9 UFC)
L-Kamaru Usman (DEC)
L-Colby Covington (DEC)
L-Tyron Woodley (DEC)
88Neil Magny
21-6 (14-5 UFC)
W-Craig White (TKO)
W-Carlos Condit (DEC)
L-Rafael dos Anjos (SUB)
Santiago Ponzinibbio
UFC Fight Night 140
11/17/2018
99Jorge Masvidal
32-13 (9-6 UFC)
L-Stephen Thompson (DEC)
L-Demian Maia (DEC)
W-Donald Cerrone (TKO)
1011Leon Edwards
16-3 (8-2 UFC)
W-Donald Cerrone (DEC)
W-Peter Sobotta (TKO)
W-Bryan Barberena (DEC)
1110Santiago Ponzinibbio
26-3 (8-2 UFC)
W-Mike Perry (DEC)
W-Gunnar Nelson (KO)
W-Nordine Taleb (DEC)
Neil Magny
UFC Fight Night 140
11/17/2018
1212Donald Cerrone
33-11 (20-8 UFC)
L-Leon Edwards (DEC)
W-Yancy Medeiros (TKO)
L-Darren Till (TKO)
Mike Perry
UFC Fight Night 139
11/10/2018
1313Gunnar Nelson
16-3-1 (7-3 UFC)
L-Santiago Ponzinibbio (KO)
W-Alan Jouban (SUB)
W-Albert Tumenov (SUB)
14Yancy Medeiros
15-5 (6-5 UFC)
L-Donald Cerrone (TKO)
W-Alex Oliveira (TKO)
W-Erick Silva (TKO)
1514Alex Oliveira
18-5-1 (9-3 UFC)
W-Carlo Pedersoli (KO)
W-Carlos Condit (SUB)
L-Yancy Medeiros (TKO)
16Carlos Condit
30-12 (7-8 UFC)
L-Alex Oliveira (SUB)
L-Neil Magny (DEC)
L-Demian Maia (SUB)
Michael Chiesa
UFC 232
12/29/2018
1715Dong Hyun Kim
22-4-1 (13-4 UFC)
L-Colby Covington (DEC)
W-Tarec Saffiedine (DEC)
W-Dominic Waters (TKO)
19Tarec Saffiedine
16-7 (2-4 UFC)
L-Rafael dos Anjos (DEC)
L-Dong Hyun Kim (DEC)
L-Rick Story (DEC)
20Elizeu Zaleski
20-5 (6-1 UFC)
W-Luigi Vendramini (KO)
W-Sean Strickland (KO)
W-Max Griffin (DEC)
Li Jingliang
Fight Night 141
11/25/2018
21Vicente Luque
14-6-1 (7-2 UFC)
W-Jalin Turner (KO)
W-Chad Laprise (KO)
W-Niko Price (SUB)
22Curtis Millender
16-3 (2-0 UFC)
W-Max Griffin (DEC)
W-Thiago Alves (KO)
W-Nick Barnes (KO)
23Tony Martin
14-4 (6-4 UFC)
W-Ryan LaFlare (KO)
W-Keita Nakamura (DEC)
L-Olivier Aubin-Mercier (DEC)
24Bryan Barberena
14-5 (5-3 UFC)
W-Jake Ellenberger (TKO)
L-Leon Edwards (DEC)
W-Joe Proctor (TKO)
25James Krause
27-7 (8-3 UFC)
W-Warlley Alves (KO)
W-Alex White (DEC)
W-Tom Gallicchio (DEC)
NRWarlley Alves
12-3 (6-3 UFC)
L-James Krause (KO)
W-Sultan Aliev (TKO)
W-Salim Touahri (DEC)
NRAbdul Razak Alhassan
10-1 (4-1 UFC)
W-Niko Price (KO)
W-Sabah Homasi (KO)
W-Sabah Homasi (TKO)
NRNiko Price
13-2 (5-2 UFC)
L-Abdul-Razak Alhassan (KO)
W-Randy Brown (KO)
W-George Sullivan (SUB)
NRAlan Jouban
16-6 (7-4 UFC)
W-Ben Saunders (KO)
L-Niko Price (TKO)
L-Gunnar Nelson (SUB)
NRMax Griffin
14-5 (2-3 UFC)
L-Curtis Millender (DEC)
W-Mike Perry (DEC)
L-Elizeu Zaleski (DEC)
NRMike Perry
12-3 (5-3 UFC)
W-Paul Felder (DEC)
L-Max Griffin (DEC)
L-Santiago Ponzinibbio (DEC)
Donald Cerrone
UFC Fight Night 139
11/10/2018
NRBelal Muhammad
14-2 (5-2 UFC)
W-Chance Rencountre (DEC)
W-Tim Means (DEC)
W-Jordan Mein (DEC)
NRSean Strickland
19-3 (6-3 UFC)
L-Elizeu Zaleski (KO)
W-Court McGee (DEC)
L-Kamaru Usman (DEC)
Nordine Taleb
UFC Fight Night 138
10/27/2018
NRSergio Moraes
14-3-1 (8-2-1 UFC)
W-Ben Saunders (SUB)
W-Tim Means (DEC)
L-Kamaru Usman (KO)
NRAlexey Kunchenko
19-0 (1-0 UFC)
W-Thiago Alves (DEC)
W-Alexander Butenko (TKO)
W-Sergey Romanov (KO)
Yushin Okami
Fight Night 142
12/02/2018
NRMichel Prazeres
25-2 (9-2 UFC)
W-Zak Cummings (DEC)
W-Desmond Green (DEC)
W-Mads Burnell (SUB)
Bartosz Fabinski
UFC Fight Night 140
11/17/2018
NRRamazan Emeev
18-3 (3-0 UFC)
W-Stefan Sekulic (DEC)
W-Alberto Mina (DEC)
W-Sam Alvey (DEC)
NRThiago Alves
22-13 (14-10 UFC)
L-Jim Miller (DEC)
L-Curtis Millender (KO)
W-Patrick Cote (DEC)
NRYushin Okami
35-11 (14-6 UFC)
W-Dhiego Lima (DEC)
L-Ovince St.Preux (SUB)
W-Andre Lobato (DEC)
Alexey Kunchenko
Fight Night 142
12/02/2018
NRClaudio Silva
12-1 (3-0 UFC)
W-Nordine Taleb (SUB)
W-Leon Edwards (DEC)
W-Brad Scott (DEC)
NRNordine Taleb
14-5 (6-3 UFC)
L-Claudio Silva (SUB)
W-Danny Roberts (KO)
W-Oliver Enkamp (DEC)
Sean Strickland
UFC Fight Night 138
10/27/2018
NRPeter Sobotta
17-6-1 (4-5 UFC)
L-Leon Edwards (TKO)
W-Ben Saunders (TKO)
W-Nicolas Dalby (DEC)
NRBen Saunders
22-10-2 (9-7 UFC)
L-Sergio Moraes (SUB)
W-Jake Ellenberger (KO)
L-Alan Jouban (KO)
Lyman Good
UFC 230
11/03/2018
NRMatt Brown
21-16 (14-10 UFC)
W-Diego Sanchez (KO)
L-Donald Cerrone (KO)
L-Jake Ellenberger (TKO)
NRBartosz Fabinski
14-2 (3-0 UFC)
W-Emil Meek (DEC)
W-Hector Urbina (DEC)
W-Garreth McLellan (DEC)
Michel Prazeres
UFC Fight Night 140
11/17/2018
NREmil Meek
9-4-1 (1-2 UFC)
L-Bartosz Fabinski (DEC)
L-Kamaru Usman (DEC)
W-Jordan Mein (DEC)
NRJordan Mein
31-12 (5-4 UFC)
W-Alex Morono (DEC)
W-Erick Silva (DEC)
L-Belal Muhammad (DEC)
NRTim Means
27-10-1 (9-7 UFC)
L-Sergio Moraes (DEC)
L-Belal Muhammad (DEC)
W-Alex Garcia (DEC)
Ricky Rainey
Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale
11/30/2018
NRSiyar Bahadurzada
24-6-1 (4-2 UFC)
W-Luan Chagas (KO)
W-Rob Wilkinson (TKO)
W-Brandon Thatch (SUB)
NRAlex Garcia
15-5 (5-4 UFC)
L-Ryan LaFlare (DEC)
W-Muslim Salikhov (SUB)
L-Tim Means (DEC)
Court McGee
UFC Fight Night 138
10/27/2018
NRZak Cummings
21-6 (6-3 UFC)
L-Michel Prazeres (DEC)
W-Nathan Coy (SUB)
W-Alexander Yakovlev (SUB)
NRCourt McGee
18-7 (7-6 UFC)
L-Sean Strickland (DEC)
L-Ben Saunders (DEC)
W-Dominique Steele (DEC)
Alex Garcia
UFC Fight Night 138
10/27/2018
NRDanny Roberts
16-3 (5-2 UFC)
W-David Zawada (DEC)
W-Oliver Enkamp (KO)
L-Nordine Taleb (KO)
NRChad Laprise
13-3 (6-3 UFC)
L-Vicente Luque (KO)
W-Galore Bofando (TKO)
W-Brian Camozzi (TKO)
Dhiego Lima
UFC 231
12/08/2018
NRJake Matthews
13-3 (7-3 UFC)
W-Shinsho Anzai (SUB)
W-Li Jingliang (DEC)
W-Bojan Velickovic (DEC)
NRAlberto Mina
13-1 (3-1 UFC)
L-Ramazan Emeev (DEC)
W-Mike Pyle (KO)
W-Yoshihiro Akiyama (DEC)
NRKeita Nakamura
33-9-2 (3-6 UFC)
L-Tony Martin (DEC)
W-Alex Morono (DEC)
L-Elizeu Zaleski (DEC)
Salim Touahri
Fight Night 142
12/02/2018
NRLi Jingliang
15-5 (7-3 UFC)
W-Daichi Abe (DEC)
L-Jake Matthews (DEC)
W-Zak Ottow (TKO)
Elizeu Zaleski
Fight Night 141
11/25/2018
NRRandy Brown
10-3 (4-3 UFC)
L-Niko Price (KO)
W-Mickey Gall (DEC)
L-Belal Muhammad (DEC)
NRGeoff Neal
10-2 (2-0 UFC)
W-Frank Camacho (KO)
W-Brian Camozzi (SUB)
W-Chase Waldon (TKO)
Luke Jumeau
Fight Night 142
12/02/2018
NRCarlo Pedersoli
11-2 (1-1 UFC)
L-Alex Oliveira (KO)
W-Bradley Scott (DEC)
W-Nicolas Dalby (DEC)
NRLyman Good
19-4 (1-1 UFC)
L-Elizeu Zaleski (DEC)
W-Andrew Craig (TKO)
W-Nah-Shon Burrell (SUB)
Ben Saunders
UFC 230
11/03/2018
NRLuan Chagas
15-3-1 (1-2-1 UFC)
L-Siyar Bahadurzada (KO)
W-Jim Wallhead (SUB)
L-Erick Silva (SUB)
NRDiego Sanchez
28-11 (17-11 UFC)
W-Craig White (DEC)
L-Matt Brown (KO)
L-Al Iaquinta (KO)
NRAlex Morono
14-6 (3-3 UFC)
L-Jordan Mein (DEC)
W-Josh Burkman (SUB)
L-Keita Nakamura (DEC)
Kenan Song
Fight Night 141
11/25/2018
NRSultan Aliev
14-3 (1-2 UFC)
L-Warlley Alves (TKO)
W-Bojan Velickovic (DEC)
L-Kenny Robertson (KO)
NRDhiego Lima
12-7 (1-5 UFC)
L-Yushin Okami (DEC)
L-Jesse Taylor (SUB)
W-Tom Gallicchio (DEC)
Chad Laprise
UFC 231
12/08/2018
NRNicholas Musoke
13-5 (3-3 UFC)
L-Bojan Velickovic (KO)
L-Albert Tumenov (DEC)
W-Alexander Yakovlev (DEC)
NRKenan Song
13-3 (2-0 UFC)
W-Hector Aldana (TKO)
W-Bobby Nash (KO)
L-Elnur Agaev (DEC)
Alex Morono
Fight Night 141
11/25/2018
NRMickey Gall
5-1 (4-1 UFC)
W-George Sullivan (SUB)
L-Randy Brown (DEC)
W-Sage Northcutt (SUB)
NRSage Northcutt
11-2 (6-2 UFC)
W-Zak Ottow (KO)
W-Thibault Gouti (DEC)
W-Michel Quinones (DEC)
NRZak Ottow
16-6 (3-3UFC)
L-Sage Northcutt (KO)
W-Mike Pyle (TKO)
L-Li Jingliang (TKO)
NRLuke Jumeau
13-4 (2-1 UFC)
W-Daichi Abe (DEC)
L-Shinsho Anzai (DEC)
W-Dominique Steele (DEC)
Geoff Neal
Fight Night 142
12/02/2018
NRShinsho Anzai
10-3 (2-2 UFC)
L-Jake Matthews (SUB)
W-Luke Jumeau (DEC)
W-Roger Zapata (TKO)
NRJosh Burkman
28-17 (6-12 UFC)
L-Alex Morono (SUB)
L-Drew Dober (KO)
L-Michel Prazeres (SUB)
NRHyun Gyu Lim
13-7-1 (3-4 UFC)
L-Daichi Abe (DEC)
L-Mike Perry (TKO)
L-Neil Magny (TKO)
NRFrank Camacho
21-7 (1-3 UFC)
L-Geoff Neal (KO)
L-Drew Dober (DEC)
W-Damien Brown (DEC)
NRJessin Ayari
16-4 (1-1 UFC)
L-Darren Till (DEC)
W-Jim Wallhead (DEC)
W-Mickael Lebout (DEC)
Steven Ray
UFC Fight Night 138
10/27/2018
NRDavid Zawada
16-4 (0-1 UFC)
L-Danny Roberts (DEC)
W-Michal Michalski (SUB)
W-Maciej Jewtuszko (DEC)
NRRicky Rainey
13-5 (0-1 UFC)
L-Muslim Salikhov (KO)
W-Marc Stevens (DEC)
W-Gilbert Smith (DEC)
Tim Means
Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale
11/30/2018
NRSabah Homasi
11-8 (0-3 UFC)
L-Abdul Razak Alhassan (KO)
L-Abdul Razak Alhassan (TKO)
L-Tim Means (TKO)
NRBrian Camozzi
7-5 (0-3 UFC)
L-Geoff Neal (SUB)
L-Chad Laprise (TKO)
L-Randy Brown (TKO)
NRJalin Turner
7-4 (0-1 UFC)
L-Vicente Luque (KO)
W-Max Mustaki (TKO)
W-Noah Tillis (TKO)
NRAlex Reyes
13-3 (0-1 UFC)
L-Mike Perry (KO)
W-Gil Guardado (KO)
W-Thomas Noel (SUB)
NRChance Rencountre
12-3 (0-1 UFC)
L-Belal Muhammad (DEC)
W-Chris Harris (SUB)
W-Justin Patterson (SUB)
NRSalim Touahri
10-2 (0-1 UFC)
L-Warlley Alves (DEC)
W-Bayzet Khatkhokhu (KO)
W-Matt Inman (KO)
Keita Nakamura
Fight Night 142
12/02/2018
NRStefan Sekulic
12-3 (0-1 UFC)
L-Ramazan Emeev (DEC)
W-Givago Francisco SUB)
W-Ivica Truscek (SUB)
NRLuigi Vendramini
8-1 (0-1 UFC)
L-Elizeu Zaleski (KO)
W-Lucas Eurico (TKO)
W-Adriano Andre (TKO)
NRCraig White
14-9 (0-2 UFC)
L-Diego Sanchez (DEC)
L-Neil Magny (TKO)
W-Alex Montagnani (SUB)
NRHector Aldana
4-1 (0-1 UFC)
L-Kenan Song (TKO)
L-Enrique Marin (SUB)
W-Alvaro Herrera (DEC)
NRMike Jackson
1-1 (1-1 UFC)
W-Phil Brooks (DEC)
L-Mickey Gall (SUB)
NRPhil Brooks
0-2 (0-2 UFC)
L-Mike Jackson (DEC)
L-Mickey Gall (SUB)
Ineligible for Rankings
* Suspension
* Inactivity>15 months
* Moving Divisions
* Yet to debut
Nick Diaz
26-9 (7-6 UFC)
NC-Anderson Silva (NC)
L-Georges St.Pierre (DEC)
L-Carlos Condit (DEC)
John Hathaway
17-2 (7-2 UFC)
L-Dong Hyun Kim (KO)
W-John Maguire (DEC)
W-Pascal Krauss (DEC)
Yoshihiro Akiyama
14-6 (2-5 UFC)
L-Alberto Mina (DEC)
W-Amir Sadollah (DEC)
L-Jake Shields (DEC)
Bradley Scott
11-6 (3-5 UFC)
L-Carlo Pedersoli (DEC)
L-Jack Hermansson (TKO)
W-Scott Askham (DEC)
Muslim Salikhov
13-2 (1-1 UFC)
W-Ricky Rainey (KO)
L-Alex Garcia (SUB)
W-Melvin Guillard (KO)
Nathan Coy
15-7 (1-2 UFC)
L-Zak Cummings (SUB)
W-Jonavin Webb (DEC)
L-Danny Roberts (SUB)
Alexander Yakovlev
23-8-1 (2-4 UFC)
L-Zak Cummings (SUB)
L-Kamaru Usman (DEC)
W-George Sullivan (KO)
Sheldon Westcott
9-3-1 (1-2 UFC)
W-Edgar Garcia (TKO)
L-Pawel Pawlak (DEC)
L-Elias Theodorou (TKO)
Pascal Krauss
11-2 (2-2 UFC)
L-Hyun Gyu Lim (TKO)
W-Mike Stumpf (DEC)
L-John Hathaway (DEC)
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18 Comments on this post.
  • Richard Edwards
    16 April 2017 at 12:36 PM
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    to bad for rory, the guy he handled so easily is now the champ and he is with bellator. rory total domination over woodley

  • Johny Bravo
    21 January 2017 at 9:45 AM
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    cm punk is higher then nick diaz hehe

  • yossgold
    11 January 2015 at 5:31 AM
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    They update it after every UFC event (at least). Be cool.

  • Joe
    23 October 2012 at 2:49 AM
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    I think that Riddle (and Rivera at Bantamweight) should be out of the rankings until they fight next even though their suspension is over.

    It looks to me like Riddle’s last win over Clements is taken into consideration, if it’s a NC it should be treated as such.

    Just my opinion, keep suspended fighters non-ranked until they fight next.

    • admin
      24 October 2012 at 9:18 AM
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      Hmm, good point. I did remove Diaz, Shields, Leben, and Overeem, but those were longer suspensions.

  • dWd
    9 October 2012 at 4:16 PM
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    Good win for Mike Pierce, i thought Simpson’ corner could have done better to settle him down between rounds,tell him to reset and do same again,not get sloppy,but Mike Pierce is definately a gate keeper, the only guys he lost too are top guys.I hope i’m not wrong about Silva though and he’s only a couple big wins away from a title shot.

    • admin
      9 October 2012 at 9:17 PM
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      I still think Pierce should cut down to 155. It is obvious that he is carrying some extra weight around the midsection and his lack of height and reach does not help him one bit. I’m not sure if I’m ready to label Pierce a gatekeeper at this point. He’d have a decent shot at avenging his losses to Koscheck or Fitch if they were to face off again. Should of, could of though, and you are right, at this point Pierce is sitting on the outside of the top contenders list.

      As for silva, if he beats Fitch, it’s going to be a race between him and Rory MacDonald to see which prospect claims a title shot first. Considering GSP is still welterweight champion, we will likely see Silva claim that future shot if he can win his next couple of fights.

      • dWd
        15 October 2012 at 2:47 AM
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        I may have been wrong about Silva, but i wasn’t wrong about Fitch i’ve always had him top 3 in my rankings. should look at moving Silva down now to around 15 maybe you think? and Demian Maia up. i have Maia at 11 but my rankings look a lot different to yours,i have Fitch and Koscheck higher and Condit and Kampmann lower and of course i still have Diaz and Penn in my top ten.

        • admin
          16 October 2012 at 1:50 PM
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          Maia got a nice boost in the rankings and will hopefully face off with Fitch next. As for Erick Silva, he put on a good performance and his stock did not drop much. I still have him ranked behind a solid grappler like Pierce, but ahead of Story, Alves, Akiyama, Kim, all of whom are struggling or coming off losses themselves.

          I do find some merit behind your Fitch and Koscheck ranked above Condit and Kampmann statement. It all had to do with timing. Fitch and Kos were struggling with injuries and recent losses, while Condit and Kampmann struck while the iron was hot. Do I think Fitch would beat Condit? It would be a great fight that I would be slightly leaning towards Fitch to grind out.

  • dWd
    12 September 2012 at 12:35 AM
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    Erick Silva could be ranked higher and Mike Pierce lower.

    • admin
      12 September 2012 at 10:54 PM
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      I agree, Silva is a future star. If he can get past Fitch, Silva should skyrocket into the Top 5. Pierce’s only losses in recent years have been close decisions to Fitch, Hendricks, and Koscheck. Pierce below Thiago Silva or Rick Story could be debated, but Story is still trying to bounce from his loss to Brenneman. Dong Hyun Kim, Aaron Simpson, Akiyama, etc. could all leapfrog Pierce with a signature win, but the entire welterweight division has been in neutral for the last few months.

  • Joe
    20 June 2012 at 12:05 PM
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    Dude, your rankings are awesome and realistic, some people don’t understand that fighter rankings aren’t just “who I think is better, there’s a lot of “who beat who” other stuff coming into consideration.

    Don’t pay attention to any of the haters, people who have a problem with your rankings should try maintaining their own ranking lists and see if they can do a better job.

    No one is forcing them to use yours.

    • admin
      20 August 2012 at 9:44 PM
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      Thank you, I appreciate the respectful comments.

  • Poop
    2 June 2012 at 7:46 PM
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    Kampmann should be ahead of Koscheck, easily.

  • Beighz
    4 July 2011 at 3:24 PM
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    Brenneman 8?   lol

    • admin
      8 July 2011 at 2:40 PM
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      I moved Brenneman down this week, feeling that Diego Sanchez and Martin Kampmann deserve a bump up comparing their recent fight history with Brenneman, Story, Alves, etc. Brenneman may not have won pretty, but he won and knocked off one of the fastest rising stars in the 170-pound division.

    • Honest man
      3 June 2012 at 8:44 PM
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      None of the above comments make sense, i think  the rankings here are almost a hundred percent right, Kampmann is not ahead of Koshchek, Brenneman deserves to be at where it is, and why would anyone care about the 25th place and under? your lame

      • Joe
        23 August 2012 at 2:09 AM
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        To be fare, the comments ARE from 2011 🙂

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