Tapology Annual Ranking

MMA's Best Fights of the Year 2021

About Annual Rankings
Annual Rankings are for the best bouts in a given year. Tapology users submit their own lists which are combined into consensus rankings. Learn More.

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As Tapology users create their own lists, the consensus rankings will update in real-time. For 2021 Fights of the Year, the 100 most-recently updated member lists will be included.

  • MMAFighting.com : Tyson Fury welcomes Francis Ngannou to ‘make some real money’ after UFC 270 win, Ngannou responds with fight poster
  • MMA Junkie : At 34, newcomer Victor Henry wants quick UFC rise: 'I'm not here to take the easiest fights'
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 270 takeaways: Francis Ngannou’s gamble paid off, but his biggest fight still lies ahead
  • MMA Junkie : Report: Ex-UFC, Bellator fighter Maiquel Falcao killed in Brazil stabbing
  • MMAFighting.com : Brandon Moreno feels he beat Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270, admits it ‘hurts’ to lose in front of supportive fans
  • MMA Junkie : Brandon Moreno disagrees with UFC 270 decision, wants fourth fight vs. Deiveson Figueiredo
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC, Bellator veteran Maiquel Falcao stabbed to death in Brazil
  • MMAFighting.com : Ciryl Gane hopes that Francis Ngannou stays with UFC: ‘I want my rematch’
  • MMA Junkie : Ciryl Gane unsurprised by Francis Ngannou's grapple-heavy attack: 'It was the biggest chance he had'
  • MMAFighting.com : Tyson Fury welcomes Francis Ngannou to ‘make some real money’ after UFC 270 win
  • MMAFighting.com : Michael Bisping tells Jon Jones ‘stop tweeting and start fighting’
  • MMA Junkie : UFC 270 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Three fighters net max of $42,000
  • MMA Junkie : Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC 270 with 'Jesus Walks,' 'God's Plan' and a song by Goatwhore
  • MMAFighting.com : Francis Ngannou reacts to Dana White not putting belt around his waist, skipping UFC 270 press conference
  • MMA Weekly : Francis Ngannou on UFC contract situation: ‘I don’t feel like a free man’
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 270 Official Scorecard: Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 270 Official Scorecard: Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 270 post-fight show: Reaction to Francis Ngannou’s championship heart, Dana White’s absence
  • MMA Weekly : Francis Ngannou fought injured, believes he’ll need surgery | UFC 270 Video
  • MMA Weekly : Deiveson Figueiredo calls Brandon Moreno a ‘cry baby’ | UFC 270 Video