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UFC pound for pound rankings: Islam Makhachev remains the best in the world after UFC 302

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The men’s UFC pound for pound rankings is the cream of the crop when it comes to MMA top-10 lists. It is a rundown of the very best fighters on planet Earth today and it features the competitors who best mix power, speed, athleticism, and fight IQ into an absolutely destructive cage fighting force.

It’s also a list that is heavily debated and as subjective a topic as there is in the MMA community. With that said, here are the latest Sportsnaut men’s UFC pound-for-pound rankings.

10. Charles Oliveira (34-9)

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9. Max Holloway (26-7)

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8. Israel Adesanya (24-3)

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7. Sean O’Malley (18-1-1)

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6. Alexander Volkanovski (26-4)

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5. Alex Pereira (9-2)

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4. Ilia Topuria (15-0)

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3. Alexandre Pantoja (21-5)

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2. Leon Edwards (22-3)

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1. Islam Makhachev (26-1)

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