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Tapology MMA Rankings

Annual Rankings

Annual Rankings are the place to celebrate the best that MMA had to offer in each calendar year. While regional action is eligible, the rankings will typically be filled with activity from the UFC and other top MMA organizations.

Tapology Annual Rankings are community-generated. Any Tapology user may create and submit their own ranking list. Based on the user's seniority, frequency of updates and comprehensiveness of rankings, the list will be weighted and eligible for inclusion into the consensus rankings.

Annual Rankings

2010 Fights of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen

325 Bouts from 1260 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 32 minutes ago

2009 Fights of the Year

Clay Guida vs. Diego Sanchez

206 Bouts from 1153 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 28 minutes ago

2011 Fights of the Year

Maurício Rua vs. Dan Henderson

441 Bouts from 1243 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 32 minutes ago

2010 KOs of the Year

Dan Hardy vs. Carlos Condit

160 Bouts from 1130 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 31 minutes ago

2011 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort

200 Bouts from 1174 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 31 minutes ago

2010 Subs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen

120 Bouts from 1042 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 31 minutes ago

2011 Subs of the Year

Leonard Garcia vs. Chan Sung Jung II

194 Bouts from 1103 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 30 minutes ago

2011 Events of the Year

UFC 139

77 Events from 805 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 30 minutes ago

2012 Fights of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

348 Bouts from 878 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 30 minutes ago

2012 KOs of the Year

Edson Barboza vs. Terry Etim

225 Bouts from 872 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 30 minutes ago

2012 Subs of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

169 Bouts from 805 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 29 minutes ago

2012 Events of the Year

UFC 142

119 Events from 778 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 29 minutes ago

2013 Events of the Year

UFC 156

115 Events from 561 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 29 minutes ago

2013 Fights of the Year

Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson

437 Bouts from 690 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 29 minutes ago

2013 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman

335 Bouts from 644 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 28 minutes ago

2013 Subs of the Year

Renan Barão vs. Michael McDonald

224 Bouts from 584 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 28 minutes ago

2012 Fighter of the Year

Jon "Bones" Jones

129 Fighters from 582 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 27 minutes ago

2013 Fighter of the Year

Chris "All American" Weidman

110 Fighters from 429 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 27 minutes ago

2014 Events of the Year

UFC 171

110 Events from 387 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 27 minutes ago

2014 Fights of the Year

Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler

869 Bouts from 447 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 26 minutes ago

2014 KOs of the Year

Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins

399 Bouts from 436 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 26 minutes ago

2014 Subs of the Year

Ovince St. Preux vs. Nikita Krylov

342 Bouts from 409 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 26 minutes ago

2014 Fighter of the Year

T.J. Dillashaw

406 Fighters from 421 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 25 minutes ago

2015 Events of the Year

UFC 189

112 Events from 322 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 25 minutes ago

2015 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald II

245 Bouts from 379 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 25 minutes ago

2015 KOs of the Year

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm

277 Bouts from 360 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 24 minutes ago

2015 Subs of the Year

Cain Velasquez vs. Fabrício Werdum

206 Bouts from 338 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 24 minutes ago

2015 Fighter of the Year

"The Notorious" Conor McGregor

263 Fighters from 360 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 24 minutes ago

2016 Events of the Year

UFC 196

95 Events from 288 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 23 minutes ago

2016 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit

164 Bouts from 346 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 23 minutes ago

2016 KOs of the Year

Yair Rodriguez vs. Andre Fili

234 Bouts from 321 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 22 minutes ago

2016 Subs of the Year

Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate

143 Bouts from 294 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 22 minutes ago

2016 Fighter of the Year

Stipe Miocic

194 Fighters from 326 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 21 minutes ago

2017 Events of the Year

UFC 217

187 Events from 227 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 21 minutes ago

2017 Fights of the Year

Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Johnson

244 Bouts from 271 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 21 minutes ago

2017 KOs of the Year

Edson Barboza vs. Beneil Dariush

325 Bouts from 265 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 21 minutes ago

2017 Subs of the Year

Alexey Oleinik vs. Viktor Pešta

214 Bouts from 238 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 19 minutes ago

2017 Fighter of the Year

Robert "The Reaper" Whittaker

211 Fighters from 263 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 19 minutes ago

2018 Events of the Year

UFC 220

330 Events from 186 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 34 minutes ago

2018 Fights of the Year

Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero II

261 Bouts from 230 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 35 minutes ago

2018 KOs of the Year

Chan Sung Jung vs. Yair Rodriguez

255 Bouts from 234 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 37 minutes ago

2018 Subs of the Year

Alexey Oleinik vs. Júnior Albini

210 Bouts from 194 contributors

Updated 11 hours and 38 minutes ago

2018 Fighter of the Year

Daniel "DC" Cormier

234 Fighters from 232 contributors

Updated 3 hours and 53 minutes ago

2019 Events of the Year

UFC on ESPN+ 1

175 Events from 98 contributors

Updated 35 minutes ago

2019 Subs of the Year

Cory Sandhagen vs. Mario Bautista

144 Bouts from 89 contributors

Updated 35 minutes ago

2019 KOs of the Year

Stephen Thompson vs. Anthony Pettis

194 Bouts from 131 contributors

Updated 36 minutes ago

2019 Fights of the Year

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Israel Adesanya

239 Bouts from 135 contributors

Updated 36 minutes ago

2019 Fighter of the Year

Henry "The Messenger" Cejudo

150 Fighters from 108 contributors

Updated 7 hours and 8 minutes ago

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