Post UFC 196 Fighter Rankings; McGregor Drops Down Pound-For-Pound List

UFC 196 took place this past weekend (March 5, 2016) at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Following the event, the UFC rankings have been updated and they can be found below.


POUND-FOR-POUND

1 Jon Jones
2 Demetrious Johnson
3 Luke Rockhold +2
4 Dominick Cruz
4 Fabricio Werdum +1
6 Rafael Dos Anjos +1
7 Robbie Lawler +1
8 Conor McGregor -5
9 Daniel Cormier
10 Jose Aldo
11 Chris Weidman
12 Frankie Edgar +2
13 TJ Dillashaw -1
14 Joanna Jedrzejczyk +1
15 Miesha Tate *NR


FLYWEIGHT

Champion: Demetrious Johnson
1 Joseph Benavidez
2 Henry Cejudo +1
3 John Dodson -1
4 Jussier Formiga
5 Ian McCall
6 Kyoji Horiguchi
7 John Moraga
8 Zach Makovsky
9 Wilson Reis
10 Dustin Ortiz
11 Ali Bagautinov
12 Justin Scoggins
13 Louis Smolka
14 Ray Borg
15 Sergio Pettis


BANTAMWEIGHT

Champion: Dominick Cruz
1 TJ Dillashaw
2 Renan Barao
3 Urijah Faber
4 Raphael Assuncao
5 Aljamain Sterling
6 Michael McDonald
7 Thomas Almeida
8 Bryan Caraway
9 Takeya Mizugaki
10 Johnny Eduardo
11 Jimmie Rivera
12 John Lineker
13 Frankie Saenz
14 Eddie Wineland
15 Cody Garbrandt


FEATHERWEIGHT

Champion: Conor McGregor
1 Jose Aldo
2 Frankie Edgar
3 Chad Mendes
4 Max Holloway
5 Ricardo Lamas
6 Cub Swanson
7 Charles Oliveira
8 Dennis Bermudez
9 Jeremy Stephens
10 Hacran Dias
11 Darren Elkins
12 Brian Ortega
13 Tatsuya Kawajiri
14 Nik Lentz
15 Clay Guida


LIGHTWEIGHT

Champion: Rafael Dos Anjos
1 Eddie Alvarez
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov
3 Anthony Pettis
4 Tony Ferguson
5 Nate Diaz
6 Michael Johnson
7 Beneil Dariush
8 Edson Barboza
9 Donald Cerrone
10 Dustin Poirier
11 Al Iaquinta -1
12 Bobby Green
13 Evan Dunham
14 Michael Chiesa
15 Rashid Magomedov


WELTERWEIGHT

Champion: Robbie Lawler
1 Rory MacDonald
2 Stephen Thompson
3 Tyron Woodley
4 Carlos Condit
5 Johny Hendricks
6 Demian Maia
7 Matt Brown
8 Dong Hyun Kim
9 Neil Magny
10 Tarec Saffiedine
11 Rick Story
12 Kelvin Gastelum
13 Hector Lombard
14 Albert Tumenov +1
15 Thiago Alves -1


 MIDDLEWEIGHT
Champion: Luke Rockhold
1 Chris Weidman
2 Jacare Souza
3 Vitor Belfort
4 Michael Bisping
5 Lyoto Machida
6 Anderson Silva
7 Tim Kennedy
8 Robert Whittaker
9 Gegard Mousasi
10 Uriah Hall
11 Derek Brunson
12 Thales Leites
13 Rafael Natal
14 Dan Henderson
15 CB Dollaway


LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Daniel Cormier
1 Jon Jones
2 Anthony Johnson
3 Alexander Gustafsson
4 Glover Teixeira
5 Ryan Bader
6 Ovince Saint Preux
7 Rashad Evans
8 Mauricio Rua
9 Jimi Manuwa
10 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
11 Patrick Cummins
12 Corey Anderson
13 Ilir Latifi *NR
14 Nikita Krylov +1
15 Gian Villante -2


HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Fabricio Werdum
1 Cain Velasquez
2 Stipe Miocic
3 Alistair Overeem
4 Ben Rothwell
5 Junior Dos Santos
6 Andrei Arlovski
7 Travis Browne
8 Josh Barnett
9 Mark Hunt
10 Frank Mir
11 Roy Nelson
12 Antonio Silva
13 Matt Mitrione
14 Ruslan Magomedov
15 Alexey Oliynyk -1


WOMEN’S STRAWWEIGHT
Champion: Joanna Jedrzejczyk
1 Claudia Gadelha
2 Carla Esparza
3 Rose Namajunas
4 Tecia Torres
5 Jessica Penne
6 Valerie Letourneau
7 Paige VanZant
8 Michelle Waterson
9 Maryna Moroz
10 Karolina Kowalkiewicz
11 Joanne Calderwood
12 Randa Markos
13 Jessica Aguilar
14 Juliana Lima
15 Felice Herrig


WOMEN’S BANTAMWEIGHT
Champion: Miesha Tate
1 Holly Holm -1
2 Ronda Rousey -1
3 Cat Zingano
4 Amanda Nunes
5 Julianna Pena
6 Sara McMann
7 Jessica Eye
8 Bethe Correia
9 Liz Carmouche
10 Sarah Kaufman +1
11 Valentina Shevchenko -1
12 Raquel Pennington
13 Germaine de Randamie
14 Lauren Murphy
15 Marion Reneau

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