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MMA rankings: Henry Cujedo moves up in flyweight division

The second edition of CoveringTheCage.com’s divisional rankings look a great deal like the first.

There was just one change, which came in the flyweight division after Henry Cejudo earned a decision victory over Jussier Formiga on an Ultimate Fighting Championship card in Monterrey, Mexico, on Saturday.

Cejudo was solid in the win, but didn’t do enough to give him a bump from the No. 4 spot. Formiga acquitted himself well as a big underdog and fell just one spot.

Stay tuned each Monday for the latest updates and keep in mind, while the ranked weight classes are those used by the UFC, fighters competing outside the organization are eligible.



Fabricio Werdum

Cain Velasquez

Junior dos Santos

Stipe Miocic

Andrei Arlovski

Travis Browne

Alistair Overeem

Ben Rothwell

Josh Barnett

Mark Hunt

Light Heavyweight

Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier

Anthony Johnson

Ryan Bader

Alexander Gustafsson

Phil Davis

Glover Teixeira

Liam McGeary

Rashad Evans

Ovince St. Preux


Chris Weidman

Luke Rockhold

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza

Yoel Romero

Vitor Belfort

Lyoto Machida

Tim Kennedy

Michael Bisping

Gegard Mousasi

Robert Whittaker


Robbie Lawler

Rory MacDonald

Carlos Condit

Johny Hendricks

Ben Askren

Tyron Woodley

Hector Lombard

Matt Brown

Demian Maia

Stephen Thompson


Rafael dos Anjos

Anthony Pettis

Khabib Nurmagomedov

Donald Cerrone

Benson Henderson

Tony Ferguson

Eddie Alvarez

Gilbert Melendez

Will Brooks

Michael Johnson


Jose Aldo

Conor McGregor

Frankie Edgar

Chad Mendes

Max Holloway

Ricardo Lamas

Daniel Straus

Cub Swanson

Charles Oliveira

Patricio Freire


TJ Dillashaw

Dominick Cruz

Renan Barao

Urijah Faber

Raphael Assuncao

Bibiano Fernandes

Aljamain Sterling

Marlon Moraes

Marcos Galvao

John Lineker


Demetrious Johnson

Joseph Benavidez

John Dodson

Henry Cejudo

Ali Bagautinov

Jussier Formiga

Kyoji Horiguchi

John Moraga

Dustin Ortiz

Zach Makovsky



Holly Holm

Ronda Rousey

Miesha Tate

Amanda Nunes

Alexis Davis

Julianna Pena

Cat Zingano

Jessica Eye

Sara McMann

Sarah Kaufman


Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Claudia Gadelha

Jessica Aguilar

Valerie Letourneau

Carla Esparza

Tecia Torres

Paige VanZant

Rose Namajunas

Jessica Penne

Randa Markos


Pound for Pound

Jon Jones

Chris Weidman

Demetrious Johnson

Jose Aldo

T.J. Dillashaw

Daniel Cormier

Robbie Lawler

Fabricio Werdum

Conor McGregor

Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Contact reporter Adam Hill at ahill@reviewjournal.com or 702-224-5509. Follow him on Twitter: @adamhilllvrj

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