The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 238! Check out all the changes below!
Pound for Pound: Much to the chagrin of new bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo (#4), the only change in the pound-for-pound rankings has Valentina Shevchenko moving up one spot to #13, dropping Tyron Woodley to #14.
Strawweight: Karolina Kowalkiewicz drops three spots down to #13 after her loss to Alexa Grasso at UFC 238. Meanwhile, Grasso moves up two spots to #11 and Cynthia Calvillo now rounds out the top 10 at #10.
Women’s Flyweight: No changes
Women’s Bantamweight: No changes
Flyweight: No changes
Bantamweight: Petr Yan makes a massive jump up five spots to #4 in the bantamweight rankings, with Pedro Munhoz (#5), Dominick Cruz (#6), Cody Garbrandt (#7), Jimmie Rivera (#8), and Cory Sandhagen (#9) all dropping one spot. As for Aljamain Sterling, his victory over Pedro Munhoz scored him the #2 spot in the rankings behind only Marlon Moraes, with Raphael Assuncao now #3.
Featherweight: Massive jump for Calvin Kattar following his UFC 238 knockout of Ricardo Lamas, with Kattar leaping up six spots to #9, dropping Misrad Bektic to #10. As for Ricardo Lamas, he fell three spots to #13 following the loss, where he is currently tied with Shane Burgos, and Darren Elkins now sits at #15.
Lightweight: Kevin Lee moves up to #8 with Anthony Pettis now at #9.
Welterweight: No changes
Middleweight: No changes
Light Heavyweight: Nikita Krylov now appears in the rankings at #14.
Heavyweight: Blagoy Ivanov moves up two spots to #11 following his victory over Tai Tuivasa at UFC 238, with Tuivasa now at #12 and Marcin Tybura at #13.
You can view the full updated UFC rankings here.
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