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

327 Bouts from 1387 contributors

Updated 39 minutes ago

2009 Fights of the Year

Clay Guida vs. Diego Sanchez

207 Bouts from 1270 contributors

Updated 39 minutes ago

2011 Fights of the Year

Maurício Rua vs. Dan Henderson

441 Bouts from 1357 contributors

Updated 15 minutes ago

2010 KOs of the Year

Dan Hardy vs. Carlos Condit

160 Bouts from 1235 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2011 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort

200 Bouts from 1279 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2010 Subs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen

120 Bouts from 1142 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2011 Subs of the Year

Leonard Garcia vs. Chan Sung Jung II

194 Bouts from 1205 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2011 Events of the Year

UFC 139

82 Events from 908 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2012 Fights of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

348 Bouts from 985 contributors

Updated 13 minutes ago

2012 KOs of the Year

Edson Barboza vs. Terry Etim

225 Bouts from 975 contributors

Updated 13 minutes ago

2012 Subs of the Year

Dustin Poirier vs. Chan Sung Jung

169 Bouts from 905 contributors

Updated 33 minutes ago

2012 Events of the Year

UFC 142

119 Events from 873 contributors

Updated 33 minutes ago

2013 Events of the Year

UFC 156

115 Events from 660 contributors

Updated 54 seconds ago

2013 Fights of the Year

Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson

437 Bouts from 794 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 26 minutes ago

2013 KOs of the Year

Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman

335 Bouts from 743 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2013 Subs of the Year

Renan Barão vs. Michael McDonald

224 Bouts from 680 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2012 Fighter of the Year

Jon "Bones" Jones

135 Fighters from 683 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2013 Fighter of the Year

Chris "All American" Weidman

113 Fighters from 527 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2014 Events of the Year

UFC 171

110 Events from 480 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2014 Fights of the Year

Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler

875 Bouts from 551 contributors

Updated 32 minutes ago

2014 KOs of the Year

Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins

399 Bouts from 532 contributors

Updated 31 minutes ago

2014 Subs of the Year

Ovince St. Preux vs. Nikita Krylov

342 Bouts from 503 contributors

Updated 31 minutes ago

2014 Fighter of the Year

T.J. Dillashaw

406 Fighters from 518 contributors

Updated 31 minutes ago

2015 Events of the Year

UFC 189

112 Events from 418 contributors

Updated 31 minutes ago

2015 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald II

247 Bouts from 481 contributors

Updated 31 minutes ago

2015 KOs of the Year

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm

277 Bouts from 461 contributors

Updated 30 minutes ago

2015 Subs of the Year

Cain Velasquez vs. Fabrício Werdum

207 Bouts from 434 contributors

Updated 30 minutes ago

2015 Fighter of the Year

"The Notorious" Conor McGregor

279 Fighters from 463 contributors

Updated 47 minutes ago

2016 Events of the Year

UFC 196

96 Events from 390 contributors

Updated 29 minutes ago

2016 Fights of the Year

Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit

169 Bouts from 456 contributors

Updated 29 minutes ago

2016 KOs of the Year

Luke Rockhold vs. Michael Bisping II

235 Bouts from 430 contributors

Updated 29 minutes ago

2016 Subs of the Year

Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate

144 Bouts from 398 contributors

Updated 29 minutes ago

2016 Fighter of the Year

Stipe Miocic

213 Fighters from 432 contributors

Updated 28 minutes ago

2017 Events of the Year

UFC 217

188 Events from 336 contributors

Updated 28 minutes ago

2017 Fights of the Year

Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Johnson

247 Bouts from 385 contributors

Updated 28 minutes ago

2017 KOs of the Year

Alistair Overeem vs. Francis N'Gannou

329 Bouts from 380 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 45 minutes ago

2017 Subs of the Year

Aleksei Oleinik vs. Viktor Pešta

214 Bouts from 344 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 46 minutes ago

2017 Fighter of the Year

Max "Blessed" Holloway

212 Fighters from 379 contributors

Updated 1 hour and 47 minutes ago

2018 Events of the Year

UFC 229

332 Events from 299 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2018 Fights of the Year

Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero II

268 Bouts from 356 contributors

Updated 14 minutes ago

2018 KOs of the Year

Chan Sung Jung vs. Yair Rodriguez

256 Bouts from 353 contributors

Updated 15 minutes ago

2018 Subs of the Year

Aleksei Oleinik vs. Júnior Albini

212 Bouts from 309 contributors

Updated 16 minutes ago

2018 Fighter of the Year

Daniel "DC" Cormier

237 Fighters from 352 contributors

Updated 22 minutes ago

2019 Events of the Year

UFC 236

196 Events from 248 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2019 Subs of the Year

David Branch vs. Jack Hermansson

168 Bouts from 235 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2019 KOs of the Year

Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal

243 Bouts from 299 contributors

Updated 5 minutes ago

2019 Fights of the Year

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Israel Adesanya

301 Bouts from 304 contributors

Updated 6 minutes ago

2019 Fighter of the Year

Israel "The Last Stylebender" Adesanya

205 Fighters from 303 contributors

Updated 6 minutes ago

2020 Fighter of the Year

Deiveson "Deus da Guerra" Figueiredo

316 Fighters from 253 contributors

Updated 23 minutes ago

2020 Fights of the Year

Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jędrzejczyk

279 Bouts from 307 contributors

Updated 22 minutes ago

2020 KOs of the Year

Impa Kasanganay vs. Joaquin Buckley

201 Bouts from 280 contributors

Updated 22 minutes ago

2020 Subs of the Year

Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira

132 Bouts from 221 contributors

Updated 22 minutes ago

2020 Events of the Year

UFC 249

85 Events from 221 contributors

Updated 7 minutes ago

2021 Fighter of the Year

Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier

212 Fighters from 117 contributors

Updated 19 minutes ago

2021 Fights of the Year

Max Holloway vs. Calvin Kattar

229 Bouts from 147 contributors

Updated 21 minutes ago

2021 KOs of the Year

Cory Sandhagen vs. Frankie Edgar

138 Bouts from 165 contributors

Updated 45 minutes ago

2021 Subs of the Year

Rodolfo Vieira vs. Anthony Hernandez

59 Bouts from 117 contributors

Updated 33 minutes ago

2021 Events of the Year

UFC 257

44 Events from 115 contributors

Updated 7 minutes ago

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