UFC Rankings Report: Rozenstruik & Ladd Enter Title Contention

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The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC Washington! Check out all the changes below!

Pound for Pound:
No changes

Strawweight: No

Women’s Flyweight: With the most recent title challenger Liz Carmouche out of the picture, everyone moved up one spot, including Ji Yeon Kim, who debuts in the rankings at #15.

Women’s Bantamweight:
No changes   

Women’s Featherweight:

Flyweight: No

Bantamweight: After the majority draw with Cody Stamann, Song Yadong moves up two spots to #12 while Stamann (#10) is surpassed by Rob Font, who now occupies the #9 position.

No changes

Lightweight: No changes

Welterweight: Neil Magny re-emerges in the welterweight rankings at #15 while Geoff Neal (#14) and Gilbert Burns (#12) both move upward as well.

No changes

Light Heavyweight:
No changes

Heavyweight: In
about as much of an ascension as you could expect one man to make in one card’s
time, Jairzinho Rozenstruik catapults nine positions up to #5 to draw even with
Derrick Lewis in the heavyweight rankings after defeating Alistair Overeem by
TKO. Overeem himself falls two spots to #8, and Rozenstruik’s rise causes
everyone who was beneath Overeem last week to drop a spot. Martin Tybura also
reappears in the rankings at #15.

You can view the full updated UFC rankings, including the many changes at heavyweight and women’s flyweight, here.  

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