UFC Rankings – Volkanovski soars and Yan enters the mix

The first batch of updated rankings have been announced for 2019 with some big movers and new players entering the numbered elite.

UFC 232 saw some memorable fights and performances and this is now reflected in the updated standings.

Alexander Volkanovski who scored a huge victory of the then #5 Chad Mendes, moves up 6 places to fourth in the division. Mendes meanwhile drops to #8

At 135lbs, Petr Yan makes his way into the top 15 after a big showing on Saturday night as he enters in at #14

Also making his way into the rankings, is Walt “The Big Ticket” Harris who punches his ticket as the #13 heavyweight contender.

Finally, in the UFC’s ‘pound for pound’ category, Amanda Nunes shoots up 6 places after a demolishing performance against Cris Cyborg to become the first women’s two weight champion. She resides at #8 overtaking Conor McGregor.

For the full update you can check them out here

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