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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

289 Bouts from 1157 contributors

Updated 2 hours and 11 minutes ago

2009 Fights of the Year

Clay Guida vs. Diego Sanchez

205 Bouts from 1054 contributors

Updated 5 minutes ago

2011 Fights of the Year

Maurício Rua vs. Dan Henderson

441 Bouts from 1148 contributors

Updated 41 minutes ago

2010 KOs of the Year

Dan Hardy vs. Carlos Condit

159 Bouts from 1038 contributors

Updated 39 minutes ago

2011 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort

200 Bouts from 1080 contributors

Updated 39 minutes ago

2010 Subs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen

119 Bouts from 951 contributors

Updated 2 hours and 15 minutes ago

2011 Subs of the Year

Leonard Garcia vs. Chan Sung Jung II

194 Bouts from 1012 contributors

Updated 2 hours and 15 minutes ago

2011 Events of the Year

UFC 139

76 Events from 715 contributors

Updated 2 hours and 16 minutes ago

2012 Fights of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

347 Bouts from 789 contributors

Updated 6 minutes ago

2012 KOs of the Year

Edson Barboza vs. Terry Etim

225 Bouts from 783 contributors

Updated 55 minutes ago

2012 Subs of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

167 Bouts from 719 contributors

Updated 9 minutes ago

2012 Events of the Year

UFC 142

119 Events from 689 contributors

Updated 4 hours and 35 minutes ago

2013 Events of the Year

UFC 156

114 Events from 470 contributors

Updated 13 days, 13 hours, and 59 minutes ago

2013 Fights of the Year

Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson

437 Bouts from 596 contributors

Updated 55 minutes ago

2013 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman

335 Bouts from 552 contributors

Updated 37 minutes ago

2013 Subs of the Year

Renan Barão vs. Michael McDonald

224 Bouts from 493 contributors

Updated 4 hours and 35 minutes ago

2012 Fighter of the Year

Jon "Bones" Jones

103 Fighters from 491 contributors

Updated 45 minutes ago

2013 Fighter of the Year

Chris "All American" Weidman

91 Fighters from 340 contributors

Updated 3 minutes ago

2014 Events of the Year

UFC 171

109 Events from 296 contributors

Updated 7 days, 19 hours, and 32 minutes ago

2014 Fights of the Year

Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler

868 Bouts from 357 contributors

Updated 1 day, 19 hours, and 9 minutes ago

2014 KOs of the Year

Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins

399 Bouts from 347 contributors

Updated 11 days, 19 hours, and 16 minutes ago

2014 Subs of the Year

Ovince St. Preux vs. Nikita Krylov

341 Bouts from 322 contributors

Updated 13 days, 13 hours, and 58 minutes ago

2014 Fighter of the Year

T.J. Dillashaw

399 Fighters from 331 contributors

Updated 28 minutes ago

2015 Events of the Year

UFC 189

112 Events from 233 contributors

Updated 30 minutes ago

2015 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald II

242 Bouts from 287 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2015 KOs of the Year

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm

273 Bouts from 274 contributors

Updated 5 days, 12 hours, and 38 minutes ago

2015 Subs of the Year

Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano

206 Bouts from 253 contributors

Updated 38 minutes ago

2015 Fighter of the Year

"The Notorious" Conor McGregor

245 Fighters from 274 contributors

Updated 24 minutes ago

2016 Events of the Year

UFC 196

95 Events from 201 contributors

Updated 40 minutes ago

2016 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit

161 Bouts from 248 contributors

Updated 5 days, 12 hours, and 39 minutes ago

2016 KOs of the Year

Yair Rodriguez vs. Andre Fili

227 Bouts from 232 contributors

Updated 5 days, 12 hours, and 39 minutes ago

2016 Subs of the Year

Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate

138 Bouts from 204 contributors

Updated 45 minutes ago

2016 Fighter of the Year

Stipe Miocic

168 Fighters from 238 contributors

Updated 19 minutes ago

2017 Events of the Year

UFC on FOX 23

186 Events from 130 contributors

Updated 46 minutes ago

2017 Fights of the Year

Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Johnson

233 Bouts from 166 contributors

Updated 13 minutes ago

2017 KOs of the Year

Paul Daley vs. Brennan Ward

321 Bouts from 165 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 28 seconds ago

2017 Subs of the Year

Alexey Oleinik vs. Viktor Pešta

214 Bouts from 144 contributors

Updated 59 minutes ago

2017 Fighter of the Year

Francis "The Predator" N'Gannou

184 Fighters from 159 contributors

Updated 26 minutes ago

2018 Events of the Year

UFC 220

63 Events from 48 contributors

Updated 13 minutes ago

2018 Fights of the Year

Michael Johnson vs. Darren Elkins

91 Bouts from 59 contributors

Updated 13 minutes ago

2018 KOs of the Year

Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi II

71 Bouts from 59 contributors

Updated 7 minutes ago

2018 Subs of the Year

Michael Johnson vs. Darren Elkins

62 Bouts from 52 contributors

Updated 50 minutes ago

2018 Fighter of the Year

Stipe Miocic

86 Fighters from 53 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 15 minutes ago

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