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.
- UFC Flyweight Champion
- UFC Flyweight Rankings 2021
- UFC Weight Divisions
UFC Flyweight Champion
The current UFC Flyweight Champion is Brandon Moreno.
UFC Flyweight Rankings 2021
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.
Current UFC Flyweight Champion: Brandon Moreno [19-5-2]
|Rank||Fighter||Win/Loss Record||Last Fight||Next Fight|
|Champion||Brandon Moreno||19–5–2||Defeated Deiveson Figueiredo||TBD|
|1||Deiveson Figueiredo||20-2-1||Lost to Brandon Moreno||TBD|
|2||Askar Askarov||14-0-1||Defeated Joseph Benavidez||TBD|
|3||Alexandre Pantoja||23-5||Defeated Manel Kape||Brandon Royval (UFC on ESPN 29)|
|4||Alex Perez||24-6||Lost to Deiveson Figueiredo||Matt Schnell (UFC Fight Night 191)|
|5||Joseph Benavidez||28-8||Defeated Askar Askarov||TBD|
|6||Brandon Royval||12-5||Lost to Brandon Moreno||Alexandre Pantoja (UFC on ESPN 29)|
|7||Kai Kara France||22-9, 1 NC||Defeated Rogerio Bontorin||TBD|
|8||Rogerio Bontorin||17-3, 1 NC||Defeated Matt Schnell||TBD|
|9||Matt Schnell||15-6||Lost to Rogerio Bontorin||Alex Perez (UFC Fight Night 191)|
|10||Tim Elliot||17-11-1||Defeated Jordan Espinosa||TBD|
|11||David Dvorak||20-3||Defeated Juancamilo Ronderos||TBD|
|12||Matheus Nicolau||16-2-1||Defeated Manel Kape||TBD|
|13||Su Mudaerji||14-4||Defeated Zarrukh Adashev||TBD|
|14||Amir Albazi||14-1||Defeated Zhalgas Zhumagulov||TBD|
|15||Tyson Nam||20-12-1||Lost to Matt Schnell||TBD|
UFC Weight Divisions
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* Last Updated July 26th, 2021