For many hardcore fans the light heavyweight division is MMA's best. The fighters combine tremendous power and agility, and the competition at the top is unyielding and fierce. Here are the best at 205. Create YOUR own ranking today Complete UFC Light Heavyweight Rankings - #1: Daniel Cormier (19-1), #2: Alexander Gustafsson (18-4), #3: Jimi Manuwa (17-2), #4: Volkan Oezdemir (14-1), #5: Glover Teixeira (26-6) World MMA Rankings Heavyweight Light Heavyweight (191.0-210.0 lbs) fighter ranks. The rankings presented are computerized and provided by the FightMatrix ranking system, which utilizes a comprehensive MMA fight database to provide objective rankings
At UFC on ESPN+ 40 this past Saturday, Glover Teixeira cemented himself as the light heavyweight No. 1 contender when he submitted Thiago Santos in the third round of their headlining bout. Teixeira (32-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC), 41, also climbed in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings and leapfrogged a few notable names in the process Light heavyweight has a new overlord, and he's just 23 years old. Jon Jones' destruction of Shogun Rua at UFC 128 signaled the end of the PRIDE years and heralded the rise of a new fighter who. Sherdog's Official Mixed Martial Arts Rankings Light Heavyweight. By Tristen Critchfield Nov 2, 2020. Image: John Brannigan/Sherdog.com illustration. Light Heavyweight 1. Jon Jones (26-1, 1 NC) [1 . While the card lost its originally scheduled Curtis Blaydes vs. Derrick Lewis fight at the last minute, it still featured one ranked fighter as top-15 light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith submitted Devin Clark in the short-notice main event UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is the current top-ranked 205-pounder in the Light Heavyweight MMA Top 10 Rankings. After having lost to Jon Jones late in 2017, but then having that.
With his first title defense under his belt, Deiveson Figueiredo is making moves. Figueiredo, the reigning UFC flyweight champion, looked impressive this past Saturday at UFC 255, where he defeated Alex Perez by first-round submission.That result was good enough have him climb two spots in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie pound-for-pound rankings, moving him from No. 9 to No. 7 and. The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of the promotion's UFC Vegas 15 event last weekend at APEX, and former light heavyweight title contender Anthony Smith took sole. Light Heavyweight. Latest UFC / MMA Events Schedule And Calendar Check out a calendar list of upcoming mixed martial arts (MMA) events, including UFC, Bellator MMA. Latest UFC rankings. Top MMA News Light-Heavyweight Rankings December 2009; Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 12:20 pm Comments RSS Feed. 50 Responses to Top MMA News Light-Heavyweight Rankings teegen says: June 8, 2010 at 1:10 pm. cant wait to see jimmo in the ufc, hopefully his time is near.
Light heavyweight: No. 6 Anthony Smith vs. Devin Clark Rankings are compiled following the submission of ballots by Brent Brookhouse, Brian Campbell, Jack Crosby and Brandon Wise Get complete rankings for every major weight class in mixed martial arts for the month of June 2012. UFC rankings/MMA rankings for June 2012. Light Heavyweight: 1. Jon Jones 2. Dan Henderso Women's MMA World Rankings- Rankings are updated by the first of every month- Fighters who have been inactive in a division for 12 or more months are ineligible to be ranked - Fighters are eligible to be ranked in the division they last competed in OR the division in which they are scheduled to compete in (wit Top 10 Light Heavyweight Rankings . 1. Jon Bones Jones (26-1-0, 1 NC) 2. Jan Blachowicz (27-8-0) 3. Corey Overtime Anderson (14-5-0) 4. Women's Pound-For-Pound Mixed Martial Arts Rankings Unified Women's Divisional Mixed Martial Arts Rankings Tomo Maesawa Retains Title In Deep Jewels 30 Retirement Bou MMA Rankings: Light Heavyweight. Kyle Smith. 6yr ago. On the first Wednesday of every month, theScore's MMA editors compile a list of the top 10 fighters in each of the major weight classes
The top men's light heavyweight fighters. Weight Class. Overall MP4P MFLW MBW MFW MLW MWW MMW MLHW MHW WSW WFLW WBW WF Top 10 Light Heavyweight MMA Fighter Rankings Getting Started FAQ's 4.0 Patch Notes Help out the MMA community and make your vote count by ranking your top 10's! Heavyweight: Light Heavyweight: Middleweight: Welterweight: Lightweight: Featherweight: Bantamweight: Flyweight: Women's Bantamweight: Women's Flyweight: Women's Strawweight: Pound. World Light Heavyweight Rankings Rank Name Promotion 1 Jon Jones UFC 2 Rashad Evans UFC 3 Dan Henderson UFC 4 Mauricio Shogun Rua UFC 5 Lyoto Machida UFC 6 Ryan Bader UFC 7 Quinton Jackson UFC 8 Forrest Griffin UFC 9 Phil Davis UFC 10 Alexander Gustafsson UFC 11 Thiago Silva UFC 12 Antonio Rogeri Top 10 UFC 205 lbs 1. Jon Jones 2. Rashad Evans 3. Dan Henderson 4. Mauricio Shogun Rua 5. Lyoto Machida 6. Phil Davis 7. Gegard Mousasi 8. Alexander Gustafsson 9. Ryan Bader 10. Quinton Jackson Quinton Rampage Jackson vs. Ryan Bader Whether Rampage was taking Bader lightly, or was suffering a physical injury, h Latest Tweets. UFC 245: Kamaru Usman v Colby Covington UFC 245 is now fast approachin wp.me/p1yLhk-p2Q 11 months ago; Conor McGregor has Finally Realised That UFC Moved on Without Him There was a time when people a wp.me/p1yLhk-p2b 1 year ago; Female Order Bride - read review As a style writer as well as t wp.me/p1yLhk-p1B 1 year ago; Technology is the driving force of our society
6. Ryan Bader 22-5 205lbs 6'2 (Lions Den Scottsdale/Power MMA Team) 7. Rashad Evans 24-5-1 205lbs 5'11 (Imperial Athletics/Blackzilians/Jaco Hybrid Training Center) 8. Jimi Manuwa 16-2 205lbs 6'0 (Semtex Gym / Keddles Gym / Nova Forca Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu MMA FORUMS: FIGHTER RANKINGS: MMA NEWS | MY FIGHT CAMP: MY RANKINGS: Pick'em Leagues: Password: Keep me logged in Create Account Forgot your password? Resend Activation Email My Fighter Rankings - Light Heavyweight Getting Started FAQ's 4.0 Patch Notes Game Forum Participate on our popular MMA forums; Rank your top 10 fighters; Join or.
UFC Light Heavyweight Rankings Rank Name Next Fight 1 Lyoto Machida Shogun Rua (UFC 104 - October 24) 2 Quinton Jackson Rashad Evans 3 Rashad Evans Quinton Jackson 4 Mauricio Shogun Rua Lyoto Machida (UFC 104 - October 24) 5 Forrest Griffin Unknown 6 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (UFC 105 - November 14) 7 Luis Cane Unknow MMA LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT RANKINGS. March 8, 2009 at 8:19 am (MMA Rankings) Tags: MMA LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT RANKINGS, MMA Rankings. Light Heavyweight (185-205) Rashad Evans (13-0-1). LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION (UP TO 205 POUNDS) 1. Daniel Cormier (19-2) For record-keeping purposes, Cormier's lost to Jon Jones in July 2014 does not exist. The result has been officially wiped clean. And with another title defense under his belt, Cormier is the No. 1 light heavyweight in the world. Next: UFC 226 on July 7, vs. Stipe Miocic. 2
At light heavyweight, Dominick Reyes has grabbed the second spot after the August defeat of ex-Bellator champ Ryan Bader. Those represent the highest level of flux in the rankings, but there's also a new entrant in the men's bantamweight top 10 whom you might have heard of: Frankie Edgar Light Heavyweight - Rakic moved up three to take over the five spot. Smith dropped three to eight. Smith dropped three to eight. Shogun Rua moved up into a tie for 13 with Magomed Ankalaev The top men's heavyweight fighters. Weight Class. Overall MP4P MFLW MBW MFW MLW MWW MMW MLHW MHW WSW WFLW WBW WF 411's Official MMA Rankings: Light Heavyweight Division. Light Heavyweight Division (205 lbs) 1) Jon Jones (26-1, 1 NC) Height: 6'4. Birthday: July 19, 1987. Currently Fighting With: UFC
The 411 MMA staff gives their latest light heavyweight rankings featuring Jon Jones, Dominick Reyes, Corey Anderson and more Year in Review. While 2018 was an exciting year for the light heavyweight division, what with the return of Jon Jones and his mission statement that he would fight as frequently as possible, 2019. Michael Hutchinson goes through the complete history of the UFC Light Heavyweight Rankings, including the fall of Jones, the rise of Daniel Cormier and more...
Bellator MMA president Scott Coker believes Gegard Mousasi's future is in the light heavyweight division. Mousasi became a two-time middleweight champion following his dominant unanimous decision victory over Douglas Lima in the Bellator 250 headliner on Thursday Jon Jones reigns supreme in the light heavyweight division, at least until Saturday night. Check out our September light heavyweight rankings MMA Light Heavyweight Rankings 1. Jon Jones (13-1)- Jones hasn't been in a fight where he hasn't completely dominated his opponent. Many thought that would not be the case heading into his championship fight with Mauricio Shogun Rua, but Jones made the person who many believe is the greatest light heavyweight of all time look like an amateur The No. 4 and final fighter listed on the list of MMA GOATs was Jon Jones, who McGregor noted could be tied with GSP at No. 3, due to his higher array of finishes, but Jones was criticized for only being the light heavyweight champion, lackluster decision victories, fighting mostly former 185 pound opponents, and avoiding the move to heavyweight
Light Heavyweight 8-1 Jul 10, 2020: Jorge Gonzalez George St. Light Heavyweight 2 year USADA suspension - tested positive for positive for stanozolol metabolites, drostanolone metabolite and tamoxifen metabolite 3-hydroxy-4- the result of a urine sample collected out-of-competition on August 5, 2020. He will be eligible to fight again on. IRISH MMA RANKINGS. Updated: October 2014. Previous Irish MMA Rankings: June 2014 There are no light-heavyweight, heavyweight or women's division rankings because we believe there simply isn't enough talent in these divisions in Ireland at this time Best Fighters Outside UFC Ranking for Heavyweight, Light Heavyweight, Middleweight, Welterweight and Lightweight This is a fairly brief overview of LW to HW classes. And honestly a lot of the ranking is interchangeable as it's hard to rank fighters without common opponents or a clear hierarchy The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 252! There are major shakeups in the heavyweight division with a new-look top 5. Light Heavyweight: Kyoji Horiguchi will return to MMA on.
A look at the top ten fighters in the Light Heavyweight division of Mixed Martial Arts MMA Power Rankings: Light Heavyweight Analysis of the Light Heavyweight Rankings. #1 Daniel Cormier, 19-1 Last 3 Fights W - SUB - Anthony Johnson W - DEC - Anderson Silv The light heavyweight division is desperate for new names and prospects. So far, it looks like Tyson Pedro could be one of the fighters who could provide excitement in the 205-pound rankings. His next matchup will determine whether he's a serious challenger in the light heavyweight division, as he faces Ilir Latifi at UFC 215 in September Light Heavyweight Rankings - 205 lbs 1) Mauricio (Shogun) Rua (UFC): 16 - 3 MMA Record. Rua is one of the most dynamic strikers in MMA. 13 of his 16 wins have come via knockout
Light Heavyweight Top Ten for May, 2007: 1.. Mauricio Shogun Rua. 2.. Chuck Liddell. 3.. Dan Henderson. 4.. Wanderlei Silva. 5.. Rameau Thierry Sokoudjo Light Heavyweight (191.0-210.0 lbs) fighter ranks. Support Fightmatrix.com and reach thousands of MMA fans by advertising with us! UFC divisional rankings: Holly Holm, Germaine de Randamie move up at 135 after big Fight Night wins Holm and de Randamie picked up impressive UFC Fight Night victories to move up the rankings Light Heavyweight Top Ten for February, 2007: 1.. Mauricio Shogun Rua. 2.. Chuck Liddell. 3.. Wanderlei Silva. 4.. Ricardo Arona. 5.. Antonio Rogerio Nogueir A lot has changed since the last time the rankings were out. Especially since five of the top six fighters were all in action in the last month. We have IF he is willing to cut the weight he could be a force in the LHW division. Jared22194's rankings: Top Light Heavyweight MMA Fighters. Sherdog's Official Mixed Martial Arts Rankings Light Heavyweight
Top 10: Light Heavyweight Rankings. 1. Jon Jones (17-1) 2. Rashad Evans (17-2-1) 3. Lyoto Machida (18-3) 4. Mauricio Rua (21-6) 5. Dan Henderson (29-8) 6. Alexander Gustafsson (14-1) 7. Phil Davis The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Wednesday, April 18. This system ranks the Top 10 MMA fighters from across the world in each of the seven most widely accepted men's. FLYWEIGHT RANKINGS. Champion: Deiveson Figueiredo. 1. Brandon Moreno 2. Joseph Benavidez 3. Askar Askarov 4. Alex Perez 5. Alexandre Pantoja 6. Brandon Royval 7. (T) Kai Kara France 7. (T) Rogerio Bontorin +1 9. Matt Schnell 10. Raulian Paiva 11. David Dvorak 12. Tim Elliott 13. Tyson Nam +1 14. Jordan Espinosa - Cyborg. Latest UFC rankings update following the UFC Vegas 9 MMA event last weekend (Sat., Sept. 5, 2020) on ESPN+ inside APEX with Alistair Overeem making big moves. Some of the sports biggest rivalries and most prolific fights have come from Light Heavyweight. Support Fightmatrix.com and reach thousands of MMA fans by advertising with us Top 10 MMA Fighters of 2010s: Light Heavyweight New, 10 comments There's no mystery to the top two spots at 205 for the 2010's behind Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier
The current rankings reflect the heavier divisions (Heavyweight, Light-Heavyweight and Middleweight). The athletes listed at the top of their divisions are gaining solid ground in the competitive world of MMA. Our #1 heavyweight goes to Smealinho Rama who is 9-1 in his pro MMA career A lot has changed since the last time the rankings were out. Not so much with the top of the rankings, but the bottom half got jumbled up with the addition of The Unified Women's Mixed Martial Arts Rankings are updated monthly and are acknowledged by most promotions as the only official women's mixed martial arts rankings assembled by division and weight class. Fighters who have not competed inside their division within the past 18 months are not eligible to be ranked at that weight MMA Empire's amateur light heavyweight rankings for fighters living in Canada. Eric Stevens and Derrick Laing lead the way The Times' MMA rankings for March, as compiled by Todd Martin: Heavyweight. 1. Stipe Miocic 2. Francis Ngannou 3. Daniel Cormier 4. Curtis Blaydes 5. Junior Dos Santos 6. Derrick Lewis 7. Alexander Volkov 8. Ryan Bader 9. Vitaly Minakov 10. Jairzinho Rozenstrui
A huge, highlight knockout over Randy Couture at UFC 129 shoots Lyoto Machida back up near the top of the light heavyweight rankings as he looks forward to the rest of 2011 after losing for the. June 2009 Light Heavyweight Rankings 1.) Lyoto Machida (15-0) 2.) Quinton Jackson 3.) Rashad Evans 4.) Mauricio Rua 5.) Forrest Griffin 6.) Anderson Silva 7.) Antonio Rogerio Nogueira 8.) Rich Franklin 9.) Rentato Sobral 10.) Luis Arthur Cane On the Outside Looking I The Times' MMA rankings for March, as compiled by Todd Martin: Heavyweight. 1. Stipe Miocic 2. Francis Ngannou 3. Daniel Cormier 4. Curtis Blaydes 5. Junior Dos Santos 6. Derrick Lewis 7. Light Heavyweight - 185.1 to 205 pounds Team alpha male: Sacramento: Brian Anderson MMA record: 0-0-0-0 Age: 23: Light Heavyweight - 185.1 to 205 pounds Socal Fight Factory: Littlerock: Michael Palma MMA record: 0-0-0-0 Age: 19: Hitman Michael: Light Heavyweight - 185.1 to 205 pounds Independent: Murrieta: Rainui Dudes MMA record: 0-0-0-0 Age: 2 MMATorch MMA Rankings August 18, 2020. Heavyweight: Stipe Miocic (UFC Heavyweight Champion) Light-heavyweight: Jon Jones (UFC Light-heavyweight Champion) Thiago Santos
Rankings; Schedule; Articles; Podcast; Community; Tickets; Watch; Welterweight Men: Middleweight Men: Light Heavyweight Men: Heavyweight Women: Strawweight Women: Bantamweight Women: Flyweight. Articles Columns Writers. MMA Rankings. The top men's heavyweight fighters. Weight Class. Overall MP4P MFLW MBW MFW MLW MWW MMW MLHW MHW WSW WFLW. The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound list ranking the best male and female fighters. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is the current top-ranked 205-pounder in the Light Heavyweight MMA Top 10 Rankings
The Times' MMA rankings for February, as compiled by Todd Martin: Heavyweight. 1. Stipe Miocic 2. Francis Ngannou 3. Daniel Cormier 4. Curtis Blaydes 5. Junior Dos Santos 6. Derrick Lewis 7. Everything is different, Blachowicz told MMA Fighting, warning that Adesanya might be in over his head at light heavyweight. Cardio is different. Timing is different. Speed is different. You can train with heavyweight guys, you can train with 205 guys but this is training. A fight is completely different Fighter Fighting Style Height Weight; Jon Jones: Wrestling, Muay Thai, Striker: 1.93 m: 92 kg: Dominick Reyes: Striker: 1.93 m: 92 k Scott Coker believes Bellator's 205-pound division is better than any other promotion in the world. With Jon Jones vacating the UFC's light heavyweight title and eyeing a move to heavyweight.
The light heavyweight division in mixed martial arts contains different weight classes: The UFC's light heavyweight limits between 186 and 205 lbs. (84 to 93 kg); The ONE Championship's light heavyweight division (also known as cruiserweight), with an upper limit of 102 kg (224.9 lb); The Road FC's light heavyweight division, with an upper limit of 205 lb (93 kg The top men's flyweight fighters. Weight Class. Overall MP4P MFLW MBW MFW MLW MWW MMW MLHW MHW WSW WFLW WBW WF
UFC Fight Night 109 took place this past weekend (Sun. May 28, 2017) from the Ericsson Globe arena in Stockholm, Sweden, and what a night it was for the UFC's light heavyweight division. In the. Daniel DC Cormier stats, fight results, news and more