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UFC Featherweight - 2022

The Featherweight Division in MMA refers to a particular group class. The UFC Featherweight fighters generally weigh between 136 to 145 lb.


  1. UFC Featherweight Champion - 2022
  2. UFC Featherweight Rankings 2022
  3. UFC Weight Divisions


UFC Featherweight Champion - 2022


The current UFC Featherweight Champion is Alexander Volkanovski.


UFC Featherweight Champion


UFC Featherweight Rankings 2022


Prior to the UFC-WEC merger, José Aldo was the WEC Featherweight Champion. Aldo was awarded the inaugural UFC Featherweight Championship on November 20, 2010, at UFC 123 in a ceremony prior to the event.


At UFC 194, Conor McGregor won the Undisputed Featherweight Championship after beating José Aldo within 13 seconds. At UFC 212, Max Holloway won the Undisputed Featherweight Championship from Aldo.


Holloway, who defended his title against the likes of Jose Aldo, Brian Ortega and Frankie Edgar, lost his title to Alexander Volkanovski. Volkanovski is the current UFC Featherweight Champion and defended his title against Holloway via split decision in a rematch at UFC 251.


Current UFC Featherweight Champion: Alexander Volkanovski [25–1]


RankFighterRecordMWin StreakResultLast fightNext fight
CAlexander Volkanovski25–1-22 (4 def)WinUFC 276 Max HollowayTBD
1Max Holloway23–7-0LossUFC 276 Alexander VolkanovskiTBD
2Yair Rodríguez14–3 (1 NC)11WinUFC on ABC 3 Brian OrtegaTBD
3Brian Ortega15–3 (1 NC)−10LossUFC on ABC 3 Yair RodríguezTBD
4Josh Emmett18–2−15WinUFC on ESPN 37 Calvin KattarTBD
5Calvin Kattar23–6-0LossUFC on ESPN 37 Josh EmmettTBD
6Arnold Allen18–1-11WinUFC Fight Night 204 Dan HookerTBD
7Jung Chan-sung17–7-0LossUFC 273 Alexander VolkanovskiTBD
8Giga Chikadze14–3-0LossUFC on ESPN 32 Calvin KattarUFC Fight Night 210 Sodiq Yusuff
9Bryce Mitchell15–0-15WinUFC 272 Edson BarbozaTBD
10Movsar Evloev16–0-16WinUFC Fight Night 207 Dan IgeTBD
11Dan Ige15–6-0LossUFC Fight Night 207 Movsar EvloevTBD
12Sodiq Yusuff12–2-1WinUFC Fight Night 203 Alex CaceresUFC Fight Night 210 Giga Chikadze
13Edson Barboza22–11-0LossUFC 272 Bryce MitchellTBD
14Shane Burgos15–3-2WinUFC on ABC 3 Charles JourdainTBD
15Ilia Topuria12–0-12WinUFC Fight Night 204 Jai HerbertTBD


UFC Weight Divisions


Men

  1. Heavyweight
  2. Light Heavyweight
  3. Middleweight
  4. Welterweight
  5. Lightweight
  6. Featherweight
  7. Bantamweight
  8. Flyweight


Women

  1. Featherweight
  2. Bantamweight
  3. Flyweight
  4. Strawweight


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* Last Updated August 1st, 2022

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