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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

290 Bouts from 1182 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2009 Fights of the Year

Clay Guida vs. Diego Sanchez

206 Bouts from 1078 contributors

Updated 13 minutes ago

2011 Fights of the Year

Maurício Rua vs. Dan Henderson

441 Bouts from 1170 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 10 minutes ago

2010 KOs of the Year

Dan Hardy vs. Carlos Condit

160 Bouts from 1059 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 11 minutes ago

2011 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort

200 Bouts from 1102 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 9 minutes ago

2010 Subs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen

119 Bouts from 972 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 9 minutes ago

2011 Subs of the Year

Leonard Garcia vs. Chan Sung Jung II

194 Bouts from 1033 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 9 minutes ago

2011 Events of the Year

UFC 139

77 Events from 736 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 8 minutes ago

2012 Fights of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

348 Bouts from 810 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 7 minutes ago

2012 KOs of the Year

Edson Barboza vs. Terry Etim

225 Bouts from 804 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 6 minutes ago

2012 Subs of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

167 Bouts from 740 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 6 minutes ago

2012 Events of the Year

UFC 142

119 Events from 710 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 5 minutes ago

2013 Events of the Year

UFC 156

114 Events from 491 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 5 minutes ago

2013 Fights of the Year

Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson

437 Bouts from 617 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 4 minutes ago

2013 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman

335 Bouts from 573 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 3 minutes ago

2013 Subs of the Year

Renan Barão vs. Michael McDonald

224 Bouts from 515 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 3 minutes ago

2012 Fighter of the Year

Jon "Bones" Jones

124 Fighters from 513 contributors

Updated 28 minutes ago

2013 Fighter of the Year

Chris "All American" Weidman

109 Fighters from 361 contributors

Updated 26 minutes ago

2014 Events of the Year

UFC 171

110 Events from 316 contributors

Updated 26 minutes ago

2014 Fights of the Year

Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler

869 Bouts from 378 contributors

Updated 26 minutes ago

2014 KOs of the Year

Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins

399 Bouts from 368 contributors

Updated 26 minutes ago

2014 Subs of the Year

Ovince St. Preux vs. Nikita Krylov

341 Bouts from 342 contributors

Updated 26 minutes ago

2014 Fighter of the Year

T.J. Dillashaw

403 Fighters from 352 contributors

Updated 24 minutes ago

2015 Events of the Year

UFC 189

112 Events from 253 contributors

Updated 24 minutes ago

2015 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald II

243 Bouts from 306 contributors

Updated 24 minutes ago

2015 KOs of the Year

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm

274 Bouts from 292 contributors

Updated 24 minutes ago

2015 Subs of the Year

Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano

206 Bouts from 271 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2015 Fighter of the Year

"The Notorious" Conor McGregor

262 Fighters from 293 contributors

Updated 50 minutes ago

2016 Events of the Year

UFC 196

95 Events from 220 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2016 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit

162 Bouts from 267 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2016 KOs of the Year

Yair Rodriguez vs. Andre Fili

227 Bouts from 251 contributors

Updated 22 minutes ago

2016 Subs of the Year

Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate

138 Bouts from 224 contributors

Updated 22 minutes ago

2016 Fighter of the Year

Stipe Miocic

191 Fighters from 260 contributors

Updated 57 minutes ago

2017 Events of the Year

UFC on FOX 23

187 Events from 150 contributors

Updated 18 minutes ago

2017 Fights of the Year

Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Johnson

235 Bouts from 190 contributors

Updated 2 hours and 13 minutes ago

2017 KOs of the Year

Edson Barboza vs. Beneil Dariush

321 Bouts from 188 contributors

Updated 20 minutes ago

2017 Subs of the Year

Alexey Oleinik vs. Viktor Pešta

214 Bouts from 164 contributors

Updated 19 minutes ago

2017 Fighter of the Year

Robert "The Reaper" Whittaker

205 Fighters from 187 contributors

Updated 48 minutes ago

2018 Events of the Year

UFC 220

150 Events from 85 contributors

Updated 5 minutes ago

2018 Fights of the Year

Justin Gaethje vs. Dustin Poirier

175 Bouts from 109 contributors

Updated 19 minutes ago

2018 KOs of the Year

Frankie Edgar vs. Brian Ortega

201 Bouts from 112 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2018 Subs of the Year

Michael Johnson vs. Darren Elkins

151 Bouts from 89 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 20 minutes ago

2018 Fighter of the Year

Daniel "DC" Cormier

196 Fighters from 109 contributors

Updated 59 minutes ago

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