UFC Title Holders

The UFC has 10 different weight classes. In the men’s division there are 8 weight classes ranging from 125lbs (56kg) all the way up to 265lbs (120kg). In the women’s division there are two weight classes 115lbs (52kg) and 135lbs (61kg). This is a complete list of current UFC champions by weight. I try to keep this updated but the info sometimes may be outdated. For a list of all current champions of major promotions check out RankingMMA.com.

Updated: 18/01/2016 reason. New Bantamweight Champion.
Updated: 10/03/2016 reason. New Woman’s Bantamweight Champion.

Current UFC Title Holders

UFC Flyweight Champion
UFC Flyweight Title
Name: Demetrious Johnson
AKA: Mighty Mouse | @MightyMouseUFC
Record: 22-2-1 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 3″ ( 160 cm )
Weight: 125 lbs ( 56 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Demetrious Johnson is by far the best fighter in his division, who knows whats next for Mighty Mouse he could have a 3rd fight with John Dodson but who knows. Prediction: To remain unbeaten in 2016.

UFC Bantamweight Champion
UFC Bantamweight Title
Name: Dominick Cruz
AKA: The Dominator | @TheDomin8r
Record: 21-1-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 86″ ( 172 cm )
Weight: 135 lbs ( 61 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Dominick Cruz got his belt back the first time asking, whats next? Rematch maybe it depends if the UFC brass want to see him fight Urijah again. Prediction: Urijah Faber will fight for the title in 2016.

UFC Featherweight Champion
UFC Featherweight Title
Name: Conor McGregor
AKA: The Notorious | @TheNotoriousMMA
Record: 19-2-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 9″ ( 175 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

McGregor is the big money fight in the UFC right now, after his amazing win against Jose Aldo he had many options, it looks like he has picked the toughest option according to reports. Prediction: Its going to be busy year, I think he will fight 3 times, and definitely face Frankie Edgar.

UFC Lightweight Champion
UFC Lightweight Title
Name: Rafael dos Anjos
AKA: @RdosAnjosMMA
Record: 24-7-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 9″ ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

First up for RDA its looking like its Conor McGregor and if he can get through that he has a whole host of monstors looking to take that belt. Anthony Pettis, Tony Ferguson and if fit Khabib Nurmagomedov. Prediction: Rafael dos Anjos will lose his title in 2016.

UFC Welterweight Champion
UFC Welterweight Title
Name: Robbie Lawler
AKA: Ruthless @Ruthless_RL
Record: 26-10-0, 1NC ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 11″ ( 180 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Robbie has already had a title defence and it was a very close fight that might just have to be fought again. I think he will fight two more times in 2016, I’d personally like to see Maia to get a shot but who knows. Prediction: Robbie Lawler will fight Tyron Woodley for the title this year.

UFC Middleweight Champion
UFC Middleweight Title
Name: Luke Rockhold
AKA: @LukeRockhold
Record: 15-2-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 6′ 3″ ( 190 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Luke Rockhold had a great 2015 and I think it will continue this year. He is one of the top fighters in the world today. It looks like Chris Weidman will get a rematch if that does not happen he will fight Yoel Romero. Prediction: Luke Rockhold to remain the UFC Champion in 2016.

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion
UFC Light Heavyweight Title
Name: Daniel Cormier
AKA: DC | @dc_mma
Record: 17-1-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 11″ ( 180 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Daniel Cormier will have some big nights in 2016, he could end up fighting Ryan Bader, Glover Teixeira is also in the mix but there is one fight we all want to see and that is Jon Jones. Prediction: Daniel Cormier to lose his title vs Jon Jones, no-one else will beat him.

UFC Heavyweight Champion
UFC Heavyweight Title
Name: Fabricio Werdum
AKA: Vai Cavalo | @dc_mma
Record: 20-5-1 ( W-L-D )
Height: 6′ 4″ ( 193 cm )
Weight: 239 lb ( 108 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

It looks like Fabricio Werdum is in for a tough year. First up he has to face Cain Velasquez and if he manages to get through that fight Stipe Miocic looks next in line. Two tough fights for the UFC Heavyweight Champ. Prediction: Fabricio Werdum will not submit Cain Velasquez again.

UFC Women’s Title Holders

UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion
UFC Women's Strawweight Title
Name: Joanna Jedrzejczyk
AKA: @joannamma
Record: 11-0-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 6″ ( 167 cm )
Weight: 115 lb ( 52 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Joanna Jedrzejczyk looks unstopple in her division, she seems to be on another level compeared to her competition. She will fight a couple of times this year, against who I dont know. Maybe Rose Namajunas? Prediction: Joanna Jedrzejczyk to remain undefeated.

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion
UFC Women's Bantamweight Title
Name: Misha Tate
AKA: Cupcake | @MieshaTate
Record: 18-5-0 ( W-L-D )
Height: 5′ 6″ ( 172 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )
Profile: UFC Profile
More: Sherdog Page

Misha Tate finally got her hands of the UFC championship when she submitted Holly Holm at UFC 196 and next for her is a tough fight at UFC 200 against Amanda Nunes. I think she keeps her belt and could fight later this year against Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm or Cris Cyborg. Exciting year ahead for Misha.

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