Current Champion: Alexander Volkanovski

Alexander Volkanovski is the reigning UFC Featherweight champion having taken the belt from Max Holloway at UFC 245. Volkanovski won by decision in a closely contested title fight that drew an immediate rematch. Volkanovski won the rematch by decision again.

Volkanovski is scheduled to fight Brian Ortega at UFC 266 on Saturday, September 25, 2021.

Alexander Volkanovski has 22 wins with a 66% finish rate, including 11 by knockout, 3 by submission, 8 by decision.

UFC Featherweight Rankings

Fighter Pro Record Last 5 Next fight
C Alexander "The Great" Volkanovski 23-1
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1 Max "Blessed" Holloway 22-6
Yair Rodriguez (2021-11-13)
2 Brian "T-City" Ortega 15-2-1 NC
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3 Yair "El Pantera" Rodriguez 13-2-1 NC
Max Holloway (2021-11-13)
4 "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung 17-6
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5 Calvin "The Boston Finisher" Kattar 22-5
Giga Chikadze (2022-01-15)
6 Arnold "Almighty" Allen 17-1
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7 Josh Emmett 16-2
Dan Ige (2021-12-11)
8 Giga "Ninja" Chikadze 14-2
Calvin Kattar (2022-01-15)
9 "50k" Dan Ige 15-4
Josh Emmett (2021-12-11)
10 Edson "Junior" Barboza 22-10
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11 Bryce "Thug Nasty" Mitchell 14-0
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12 "Super" Sodiq Yusuff 11-2
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13 Movsar Evloev 15-0
Ilia Topuria (2022-01-22)
14 "Hurricane" Shane Burgos 13-3
Billy Quarantillo (2021-11-06)
15 Ilia "El Matador" Topuria 11-0
Movsar Evloev (2022-01-22)

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