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UFC Flyweight 2022

The Flyweight Division in Mixed Martial Arts as defined by the Nevada State Athletic Comission combat sports doctrine and by the Association of Boxing Comissions groups together all competitors from 125 lb (57 kg) and below. The Flyweight Division sits between the Strawweight Division (106 lbs-115 lbs) and the Bantamweight Division (126 lbs-135lbs).

In the UFC, the Flyweight Division competitors sit within 116 to 125 lbs. The UFC also has a separate UFC Women’s Flyweight division for all its female competitors.


  1. UFC Flyweight Champion 2022
  2. UFC Flyweight Rankings 2022
  3. UFC Weight Divisions


UFC Flyweight Champion 2022


The current UFC Flyweight Champion is Deiveson Figueiredo.


UFC Fight Night: Figueiredo v Benavidez 2 Weigh-in


UFC Flyweight Rankings 2022

Demetrious Johnson defeated Joseph Benavidez in 2012, at UFC 152 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in the finale of a 4-man tournament for the inaugural UFC Flyweight Title.


The 6-year run as the Flyweight Champion came to an end for Johnson after Henry Cejudo defeated him via split decision at UFC 227. Cejudo went onto vacate the title in December 2019, which was later on won by the current champion Deiveson Figueiredo who defeated Joseph Benavidez in July 2020.


Deiveson Figueiredo went onto defend his title in 2020 against Alex Perez and Brandon Moreno at UFC 255 and UFC 256 respectively.


Later at UFC 263, Figueiredo lost to Moreno. And then at UFC 270, Figueiredo defeated Moreno to again become the Flyweight Champion.


Current UFC Flyweight Champion: Deiveson Figueiredo [21-2-1]


RankFighterRecordMWin StreakResultLast fightNext fight
CDeiveson Figueiredo21–2–1-1 (0 def)WinUFC 270 Brandon MorenoTBD
1Brandon Moreno19–6–2-0LossUFC 270 Deiveson FigueiredoTBD
2Kai Kara-France24–9 (1 NC)-3WinUFC on ESPN 33 Askar AskarovTBD
3Askar Askarov14–1–1-0LossUFC on ESPN 33 Kai Kara-FranceTBD
4Alexandre Pantoja24–5-2WinUFC on ESPN 29 Brandon RoyvalTBD
5Alex Perez24–6-0LossUFC 255 Deiveson FigueiredoTBD
6Brandon Royval13–6-1WinUFC on ESPN 32 Rogério BontorinUFC 274 Matt Schnell
7Matheus Nicolau18–2–1-5WinUFC on ESPN 33 David DvořákTBD
8Rogério Bontorin16–4 (2 NC)-0LossUFC on ESPN 32 Brandon RoyvalTBD
9Matt Schnell15–5 (1 NC)-0No ContestUFC 262 Rogério BontorinUFC 274 Brandon Royval
10David Dvořák20–4-0LossUFC on ESPN 33 Matheus NicolauTBD
11Tim Elliott18–12–1-1WinUFC 272 Tagir UlanbekovUFC Fight Night 209 Amir Albazi
12Su Mudaerji14–4-3WinUFC on ESPN 20 Zarrukh AdashevUFC Fight Night 205 Manel Kape
13Amir Albazi14–1-3WinUFC 257 Zhalgas ZhumagulovUFC Fight Night 209 Tim Elliott
14Manel Kape17–6-2WinUFC on ESPN 31 Zhalgas ZhumagulovUFC Fight Night 205 Su Mudaerji
15Tagir Ulanbekov13–2-0LossUFC 272 Tim ElliottTBD


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 April 13th, 2022

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