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Tapology's ranking of your favorite MMA fighters compiles each member's list of the fighters you'll live or die for, the ones you'll never miss out on watching, and those whose careers you've tracked since the very start. Create YOUR own ranking today.

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  1. 1

    "The Natural Born Killer" Carlos Condit mmaweekly.com
    Carlos Condit
    "The Natural Born Killer"
    29-8-0
  2. 2

    Junior "Cigano" Dos Santos mmaweekly.com
    Junior Dos Santos
    "Cigano"
    16-3-0
  3. 3

    Anderson "The Spider" Silva mmaweekly.com
    Anderson Silva
    "The Spider"
    33-6-0
  4. 3

    Anthony "Showtime" Pettis mmaweekly.com
    Anthony Pettis
    "Showtime"
    17-2-0
  5. 5

    Mark "Super Samoan" Hunt mmaweekly.com
    Mark Hunt
    "Super Samoan"
    10-9-1
  6. 6

    José Aldo "Junior" mmaweekly.com
    José Aldo
    "Junior"
    25-1-0
  7. 7

    "The Notorious" Conor McGregor
    Conor McGregor
    "The Notorious"
    16-2-0
  8. 8

    Nick Diaz mmaweekly.com
    Nick Diaz
    26-9-0, 1 NC
  9. 9

    "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung mmaweekly.com
    Chan Sung Jung
    "The Korean Zombie"
    13-4-0
  10. 10

    Dan "Hendo" Henderson mmaweekly.com
    Dan Henderson
    "Hendo"
    30-12-0

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  1. Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone | 25-6-0, 1 NC
  2. Maurício "Shogun" Rua | 22-10-0
  3. "The California Kid" Urijah Faber | 31-7-0
  4. BJ "The Prodigy" Penn | 16-10-2
  5. Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida | 21-5-0
  6. Cain Velasquez | 13-1-0
  7. Frankie "The Answer" Edgar | 17-4-1
  8. "The Last Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko | 34-4-0, 1 NC
  9. "El Guapo" Bas Rutten | 28-4-1
  10. Roy "Big Country" Nelson | 20-10-0

  11. Joe "J-Lau" Lauzon | 24-9-0
  12. Chael Sonnen | 28-14-1
  13. Georges "Rush" St. Pierre | 25-2-0
  14. Nate Diaz | 17-9-0
  15. Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell | 21-8-0
  16. Cub Swanson | 21-5-0
  17. "The Axe Murderer" Wanderlei Silva | 35-12-1, 1 NC
  18. Chris "All American" Weidman | 12-0-0
  19. Alexander "The Mauler" Gustafsson | 16-2-0
  20. Jon "Bones" Jones | 20-1-0

  21. "Rowdy" Ronda Rousey | 10-0-0
  22. "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler | 24-10-0, 1 NC
  23. Ian "Uncle Creepy" McCall | 13-4-1
  24. Dan "The Outlaw" Hardy | 25-10-0, 1 NC
  25. Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic | 29-11-2, 1 NC
  26. Michael "The Count" Bisping | 25-7-0
  27. "The Gracie Hunter" Kazushi Sakuraba | 26-16-2, 1 NC
  28. Vitor "The Phenom" Belfort | 24-10-0
  29. Forrest Griffin | 19-7-0
  30. "The Fireball Kid" Takanori Gomi | 35-10-0, 1 NC

  31. Dominick "The Dominator" Cruz | 20-1-0
  32. "Smooth" Benson Henderson | 21-4-0
  33. Rich "Ace" Franklin | 29-7-0, 1 NC
  34. "Sugar" Rashad Evans | 19-3-1
  35. Alistair "The Reem" Overeem | 37-14-0, 1 NC
  36. Antônio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira | 34-9-1, 1 NC
  37. Chris "The Crippler" Leben | 22-11-0
  38. Randy "The Natural" Couture | 19-11-0
  39. Matt "The Immortal" Brown | 19-12-0
  40. Quinton "Rampage" Jackson | 35-11-0

  41. Diego "Nightmare" Sanchez | 25-7-0
  42. "The Warmaster" Josh Barnett | 33-7-0
  43. Chris "Lights Out" Lytle | 31-18-5
  44. Rory "Red King" MacDonald | 18-2-0
  45. Jim Miller | 24-5-0, 1 NC
  46. Ronaldo "Jacaré" Souza | 21-3-0, 1 NC
  47. Gunnar "Gunny" Nelson | 13-1-1
  48. Frank Mir | 16-9-0
  49. "The American Psycho" Stephan Bonnar | 15-9-0
  50. Brock Lesnar | 5-3-0

  51. T.J. Dillashaw | 11-2-0
  52. Don "The Predator" Frye | 20-9-1, 1 NC
  53. Erick "Indio" Silva | 16-5-0, 1 NC
  54. Gilbert "El Nino" Melendez | 22-3-0
  55. Andrei "The Pitbull" Arlovski | 23-10-0, 1 NC
  56. Khabib "The Eagle" Nurmagomedov | 22-0-0
  57. Thiago "Pitbull" Alves | 20-9-0
  58. Clay "The Carpenter" Guida | 31-15-0
  59. Eddie "The Silent Assassin" Alvarez | 25-4-0
  60. "Lightning" Hector Lombard | 34-4-1, 1 NC

  61. Matt "The Terror" Serra | 11-7-0
  62. Ross "The Real Deal" Pearson | 16-8-0, 1 NC
  63. Matt Hughes | 45-9-0
  64. Pat "HD" Barry | 8-7-0
  65. Chad "Money" Mendes | 16-2-0
  66. Joseph "The Beefcake" Benavidez | 20-4-0
  67. Nate "The Great" Marquardt | 33-13-2
  68. Demian Maia | 19-6-0
  69. Gegard "The Dreamcatcher" Mousasi | 35-5-2
  70. Johny "Big Rig" Hendricks | 16-2-0

  71. Kenny "KenFlo" Florian | 14-6-0
  72. Daniel "DC" Cormier | 15-0-0
  73. Renan "The Baron" Barão | 32-2-0, 1 NC
  74. Martin "Hitman" Kampmann | 20-7-0
  75. Anthony "Rumble" Johnson | 18-4-0
  76. Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson | 21-2-1
  77. "Little Evil" Jens Pulver | 27-19-1
  78. Dan "The Beast" Severn | 101-19-7
  79. Ryan "Darth" Bader | 18-4-0
  80. Alan "The Talent" Belcher | 18-8-0

  81. Gina "Conviction" Carano | 7-1-0
  82. "All American" Brian Stann | 12-6-0
  83. "Sexyama" Yoshihiro Akiyama | 14-5-1, 1 NC
  84. Miguel Torres | 43-8-0
  85. Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier | 16-4-0
  86. John "The Magician" Dodson | 16-6-0
  87. Dennis Siver | 22-9-0, 1 NC
  88. Gray "The Bully" Maynard | 11-4-1, 1 NC
  89. Evan Tanner | 32-8-0
  90. Rousimar "Toquinho" Palhares | 16-6-0

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