Nolan Fowler

After UFC 277 concluded last night, and with the UFC in the second half of its calendar year, now is a good time to assess who is rising and falling in the men’s and women’s power rankings.

Below are the top-15 men’s and women’s pound-for-pound rankings that will chiefly consider championship success, recent activity and statistical analysis.

Kamaru Usman, UFC. Photo courtesy of MMA Fighting.

UFC Men’s Pound-for-Pound Rankings:

  1. Kamaru Usman
  2. Alexander Volkanovski
  3. Israel Adesanya
  4. Charles Oliveira
  5. Francis Ngannou
  6. Aljamain Sterling
  7. Jiri Prochazka
  8. Deiveson Figueiredo
  9. Max Holloway
  10. Dustin Poirier
  11. Robert Whittaker
  12. Islam Makhachev
  13. Khamzat Chimaev
  14. Brandon Moreno
  15. Leon Edwards