1/14 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 4/21*


1. Ben Henderson (19-2, 7-0 UFC) 2. Gilbert Melendez (20-3, 0-1 UFC) 3. Anthony Pettis (16-2, 3-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Jose Aldo @ FW 4. Gray Maynard (11-1-1, 8-1-1 UFC) *Next Fight: T.J. Grant #12 5. Josh Thomson (20-5, 3-1 UFC)  6. Nate Diaz (16-9, 11-7 UFC)  7. Jim Miller (22-4, 11-3 UFC) *Next Fight: Pat Healy #23…

11/18 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 12/30*


1. Ben Henderson (18-2, 6-0 UFC)  2. Frankie Edgar (14-3-1, 9-3-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Jose Aldo @ FW 3. Gilbert Melendez (20-2, 11-1 Strikeforce)  4. Gray Maynard (11-1-1, 8-1-1 UFC)  5. Anthony Pettis (15-2, 2-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Donald Cerrone #8 6. Nate Diaz (16-8, 11-6 UFC)  7. Jim Miller (22-4, 11-3 UFC) 8. Donald Cerrone (19-4, 6-1…

UFC on Fuel TV 6 Results: Cung Le knocks out Rich Franklin


Results:  Cung Le def. Rich Franklin by knockout (punch) Round 1 (2:17) Thiago Silva def. Stanislav Nedkov by submission (arm-triangle choke) Round 3 (1:45) Dong Hyun Kim def. Paulo Thiago by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27) Takanori Gomi def. Mac Danzig by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) Jon Tuck def. Tiequan Zhang by unanimous decision…

UFC on Fuel TV 6: Franklin vs Le Predictions


  Quick Breakdown of the Main Card Rich Franklin returns to the middleweight division, where he is 7-2 with the only losses coming to the Middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Cung Le is coming off his first UFC win over Patrick Cote, and this would mark his 2nd fight in four months. This fight is very…

8/12 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 10/14*


1. Ben Henderson (17-2, 5-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Nate Diaz #5 2. Frankie Edgar (14-3-1, 9-3-1 UFC)  3. Gilbert Melendez (20-2, 11-1 Strikeforce) *Next Fight: Pat Healy #26 4. Gray Maynard (11-1-1, 8-1-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Joe Lauzon #13 5. Nate Diaz (16-7, 11-5 UFC) *Next Fight: Ben Henderson #1 6. Anthony Pettis (15-2, 2-1 UFC)…

5/27 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 8/4*


1. Ben Henderson (16-2, 4-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar #2 2. Frankie Edgar (14-2-1, 9-2-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Ben Henderson #1 3. Gilbert Melendez (20-2, 11-1 Strikeforce)  4. Gray Maynard (11-1-1, 8-1-1 UFC) 5. Nate Diaz (16-7, 11-5 UFC) 6. Jim Miller (21-4, 10-3 UFC)  7. Anthony Pettis (15-2, 2-1 UFC) 8. Michael Chandler (10-0, 7-0 BFC) *Next…

1/29 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 5/20*


1. Ben Henderson (16-2, 4-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar #2 2. Frankie Edgar (14-2-1, 9-2-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Ben Henderson #1 3. Gilbert Melendez (20-2, 11-1 Strikeforce)  4. Gray Maynard (10-1-1, 7-1-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Clay Guida #11 5. Nate Diaz (16-7, 11-5 UFC) 6. Jim Miller (21-4, 10-3 UFC)  7. Anthony Pettis (15-2, 2-1 UFC)…

8/30 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated: 1/21*


1. Frankie Edgar (14-1-1, 9-1-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Ben Henderson #4 2. Gilbert Melendez (19-2, 10-1 Strikeforce)  3. Gray Maynard (10-1-1, 7-1-1 UFC)  4. Ben Henderson (15-2, 3-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar #1 5. Shinya Aoki (29-5, 1-1 Strikeforce) 6. Jim Miller (21-3, 10-2 UFC) 7. Michael Chandler (9-0, 6-0 BFC) 8. Eddie Alvarez (23-3, 6-1 BFC) …

UFC 135 Results: Jones subs Rampage, defends Belt


Main Card: Jon Jones def. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson by submission (rear-naked choke) Round 4 (1:14) Josh Koscheck def. Matt Hughes by KO (punches) Round 1 (4:59) Mark Hunt def. Ben Rothwell by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 30-27) Travis Browne def. Rob Broughton by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Nate Diaz def. Takanori Gomi by submission…

UFC 135: Jones vs Rampage Predictions


Main Card: Jon Jones vs. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson  Prediction: Jon Jones by Submission Matt Hughes vs. Josh Koscheck  Prediction: Hughes by Submission Ben Rothwell vs. Mark Hunt  Prediction: Hunt by KO Travis Browne vs. Rob Broughton  Prediction: Browne by TKO Nate Diaz vs. Takanori Gomi  Prediction: Gomi by TKO Preliminary Card: Tony Ferguson vs. Aaron…

8/28 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 10/9*


1. Frankie Edgar (14-1-1, 9-1-1 UFC)  2. Gilbert Melendez (19-2, 9-1 Strikeforce) *Next Fight: Jorge Masvidal #25 3. Gray Maynard (10-1-1, 7-1-1 UFC)  4. Shinya Aoki (29-5, 1-1 Strikeforce) 5. Eddie Alvarez (23-2, 6-0 BFC) *Next Fight: Michael Chandler #NR 6. Ben Henderson (14-2, 2-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Clay Guida #9 7. Jim Miller (20-3, 9-2 UFC) 8. Sean Sherk…

3/26 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 6/5*


MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Frankie Edgar (13-1-1, 8-1-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Gray Maynard #3 2. Gilbert Melendez (19-2, 9-1 Strikeforce) 3. Gray Maynard (10-0-1, 7-0-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar #1 4. Jim Miller (20-2, 9-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Ben Henderson #13 5. Eddie Alvarez (23-2, 6-0 BFC) *Next Fight: Michael Chandler #Unranked 6….