WORLD FLYWEIGHT RANKINGS (115-125lbs)

WORLD FLYWEIGHT RANKINGS (May 2015)
(120-125lbs / 54-56kg)


MMA Fight Council WORLD CHAMPION (Linear):

Demetrious Johnson http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 22-2-1
125lbs 5'3'' (AMC Pankration)

UFC CHAMP: Demetrious Johnson
LFC CHAMP: -vacant-
CWFC CHAMP: -vacant-
ISC CHAMP (123lbs): Ryuichi Miki
KOP CHAMP: Kiyotaka Shimizu
BFC CHAMP: -n/a-
WSF CHAMP: -n/a-
GSI CHAMP (123lbs): -n/a-




TOP TEN CONTENDERS
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1. Joseph Benavidez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 22-4
125lbs 5'4" (Team Alpha Male)


2.  John "The Magician" Dodson http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 17-6
125-135lbs 5'3" (Jackson-Wink MMA)


3. Ian McCall http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 13-5-1
124lbs 5'5" (
Next Generation/Team Oyama)

4. Jussier "Formiga" da Silva http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 17-3
123lbs 5'4" (Nova União Kimura)

5. John Moraga http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 16-4

125lbs 5'6" (Arizona Combat Sports/MMA Lab)


6. Justin "Tank" Scoggins http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-2
125-155lbs 5'5" (Team Pitch Black/American Top Team)
(6-0-1 am.)

7. Ali Bagautinov http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/RUSS0001.GIF 13-3
125lbs 5'4" (Fight Nights Team)

(Undefeated at 125.)

8. Zack Makovsky http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 19-6
125-135lbs 5'4" (Fight Factory/Team Extreme)


9. Timothy Elliot http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-6-1
125lbs 5'7" (805 Fight Club/Team Scrap Soldier)
 

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10. Kyoji Horiguchi http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 15-2

125-135lbs 5'5" (Krazy Bee)

(This kid needs a UFC contract! Thank you, Zuffa!)


100 TOP-RATED FIGHTERS AND PROSPECTS


Louis Gaudinot http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-4 (1 NC)
125-135lbs 5'3" (Team Tiger Schulmann)

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Dustin Ortiz http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 14-4
125-130lbs 5'4" (Nashville MMA/Roufusport)

(Loss to Josh Robinson was at 130lbs. About time Zuffa signed him!)

HOT FLY PROSPECT!!!

Ray Borg http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 9-1*
125lbs 5'4" (Fit NHB)

(4-0 am.) (*Pro record confirmed by his mgr.)


Chris Kelades http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/CANA0001.GIF 8-2
125-130lbs 5'6" (Fit Plus)
(Currently competing at 125lbs)

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Patrick "Paddy The Hooligan" Holohan http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/IREL0001.GIF 11-1-1
125-135lbs 5'6" (SBG Ireland)

 

Joshua Sampo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 11-5
125lbs 5'5" (St.Charles MMA/Rodrigo Vaghi Jiu-Jitsu)

(Loss to French was at 132lbs)


Ryan Benoit http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-3
125-130lbs 5'5" (Team Saekson Janjira)


Sergio Pettis http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 12-2
125-135lbs 5'6" (Roufusport)
(Win over Campuzano was at 135. Is he going to stay at BW?)

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Will Campuzano http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/MEXC0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 14-6
125-135lbs 5'9" (Team Campuzano/Mohler MMA)


John Lineker http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 25-7
125-129lbs 5'2" (Emporium/OCS Jiu-Jitsu/American Top Team)
(May move up to BW.)


Henry Cejudo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-0
125-135lbs 5'4" (Fight Ready)


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Chris Cariaso http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 17-7
125lbs 5'3" (Fight and Fitness)


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Iliarde Sabino Belo dos Santos http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 28-9-1 (1 NC)
123-135lbs 5'5" (Ulisses Pereira Team)


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Louis Smolka 
http://www.hawaiimagazine.com/images/content/is_that_the_flag/us-hi_1.gif 8-1
125lbs 
5'9" (808 Top Team/Hawaii Elite MMA)
(2-1 am. Win over Rafols was at 135.)



Ben Nguyen http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/THAL0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/ASTL0001.GIF 14-5
125lbs 5'5" (Integrated MMA/Tiger Muay Thai)
125lbs 5'7" (St. Charles MMA/Belmoore Kickboxing & MMA/Serra-Longo)


Sam Thao http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 7-2
125lbs 5'6" (Rising Sun MMA)
(3-1 am.)

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Mike French 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 9-10
125-135lbs 5'10" (
Precision Combat)
(His manager said he's staying at 125.)

125lbs 5'5" (Banks MMA)


Josh Rave http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 24-12 (1 NC) (Record)
125-145lbs 5'6" (Team Insane Combat/Elite Performance/Disorderly Conduct)

125lbs 5'1" (Disorderly Conduct/Real Warrior Fight Team)
(*Record confirmed by fighter.)

125lbs (Thai Unit/Ery Thai Essence)


Marcel Adur 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 10-2
125lbs 5'9" (CM System/Chute Boxe Floripa)


Alexis Vila http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/CUBA0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 14-6
124-135lbs 5'4" (South Miami Sports Performance/American Top Team)
(Fightst at both BW & FlyW. Loss to Rettinghouse was at 135.)
 

Wilson Reis http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 19-5
125-135lbs 5'3" (Daddis Fight Camps/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu United/Godoi JJ Club)

 

Joby Sanchez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 7-1
125lbs 5'6" (Jackson-Wink MMA/Chavez Dojo)


Antonio Banuelos http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 20-11-1
125lbs 5'3" (The Pit)


Alexandre Pantoja Passidomo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 16-2
125lbs 5'5" (Nova Uniao/Black House)



Jose Maria "Sem Chance" Tome http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 35-5 (2 NC)
125lbs 5'5" (Renovacao Fight Team/Team Nogueira)


HOT Prospect!!!

Adriano "Mikinho" Moraes 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 13-1
125lbs 5'8" (Constrictor Team)

(Loss to Saadulaev was at BW.)


Darrell Montague http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 13-4
125-145lbs 5'6" (Millennia MMA)

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Yasuhiro Urushitani http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 21-7-6
123-135lbs 5'5" (RJW Central/Wajutsu Keishukai RJW)



Andrew Leone 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/THAL0001.GIF 7-2
125-135lbs 5'6" (Bali Muay Thai & MMA/Phuket Top Team)
(Currently competing at 135.)


Shinichi "BJ" Kojima http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 13-6-5
123lbs 5'4" (Reversal Gym Yokohama Ground Slam)


Hiromasa Ogikubo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 13-3-2
125-132lbs 5'3" (Paraestra Matsudo)

(Dropped to 125.)

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Czar Sklavos http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 11-4
125lbs 5'5" (Dean Heileman Jiu-Jitsu/Team Sklavos)

(Dillishaw fight was at 145.)


Tatsumitsu Wada http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 13-8-2 (1 NC)
125lbs 5'7" (Yoshida Dojo)

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Masaaki Sugawara http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 17-10-1
123lbs 5'7" (Wajyutsu Keisyukai Duro)

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Ryuichi Miki http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 16-9-4
123lbs 5'4" (Gutsman Shooto Dojo/Cave)


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Mamoru Yamaguchi http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 27-9-4
123lbs 5'4" (Shooto Gym Yokohama/Roots)

(Ready to retire?)

Hayato Suzuki http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 12-0-2
125-129lbs 5'4" (Brave)

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Yosuke "Tobizaru (Flying Monkey No.2)" Saruta http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 9-6-2
123lbs 5'3" (Purebred Kawaguchi Redips)

(Our vote for the #2 best nickname in the sport!)

125lbs 5'6" (Phuket Top Team)


Geje Eustaqio http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/PHIL0001.GIF 6-4
125-129lbs 5'5" (Kayang Wushu Gym/Lakay MMA)
(David Cho is a FW. Andrew Leone weighed 128lbs.)



Darren Uyenoyama http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-5
125lbs 5'6" (Faito Tamashii Combat Club)


Kentaro Watanabe http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 10-6
123lbs 5'4" (Chokushinkai TK68)


 
Nam-Jin "Crazy" Jo 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/SKOR0001.GIF 9-6
123-135lbs 5'6" (Busan Team M.A.D.) 
(Nakahara loss was at 135)


Kairat Akhmietov http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/KAZK0001.GIF 21-0
125lbs 5'5" (Alash Pride)

Jaenam Yu http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/SKOR0001.GIF 3-4
125lbs 5'5" (Team Force)
(Loss to Yuan Ye was at 145lbs.)


Mikihito Yamagami http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 10-4
114-125lbs 5'8" (STF MMA Dojo)



Min Jung Song 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/SKOR0001.GIF 7-7
125-135lbs 5'8" (Team Max)
(Last fight at 135lbs.)


Yuki Motoya 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 14-4
125lbs 5'7" (Club Barbarian Impact
)


125-135lbs 5'5" (Style)
(Dropping to 125.)

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Kiyotaka Shimizu http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 16-10-3
125lbs 5'2" (SK Absolute/Tribe Tokyo MMA)


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Yoshiro Maeda http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 31-15-5
125-133lbs 5'7" (Pancrase Inagakigumi)

(Dropped down to 125.)

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Haruo Ochi http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 11-5-2
123-132lbs 5'3" (Paraestra Ehime)



Masakazu "Ashikan Judan" Imanari http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 30-14-2
125-136lbs 5'5" (Team Roken
)
(Loss to Hirota was at FW. Currently competing at 125.)

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Fumihiro Kitahara http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 13-6-1
123-132lbs 5'4" (Paraestra Sapporo)
(Recent loss was at 132lbs.)

125lbs 5'6" (Peso Pesado Gold Team)


Lincon de Sa http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 16-5
115-135lbs 5'4" (Art Combat)
(Loss to "Cangaceiro" was at BW. Currently competing at 125.)


Janailson Kevin Pereira Lima http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 35-15
125lbs 5'4" (Brazilian Top Team/Delfim Academy/Team Nogueira)

125-135lbs 5'6" (Fibra Fight Team/Nova União)

125-135lbs 5'9" (Chute Boxe/Macaco Gold Team)
(Last fight was at 125.)

125lbs 5'5" (YK Team)
(8-0 am.)


Irmeson Cavalcante de Oliveira http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 11-3
125lbs 5'3" (Evolucao Thai)


Joriedson "Fein" Reis de Souza 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 22-5
125lbs 5'4 " (APAM/Team Machida/Coalizao Fight Team/Brasa/Thiago Galvao BJJ/)

(Brett Albee is a HW!)


Maycon "Boca" Silvan 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 7-2
125lbs (Nova Uniao WL)

125lbs 5'5" (Champion Team)

125lbs 4'11" (Roxo Strike Team)
(Losses were at 135lbs.)

125lbs 5'5" (Coalizao Fight Team)

125lbs 5'5" (Orion Fight Camp)


Léo Jacaré http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 8-3-1 (Record)
125lbs (Nova Uniao Manaus/Jorge Clay Team)

125lbs (Team Junior Oliveira/MMA Coari AM/Nova Uniao)

125lbs 5'4" (SD System Jiu Jitsu/Checkmat)

125lbs (Orion Fight Camp/Top Life Amazonas)

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125lbs 5'5" (Motta Martial Arts/Dudhal Boxing Club)

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125lbs (Carioca Team)

125lbs 5'4" (Black Belt/Game Fight)

115-125lbs 5'4" (X-Gym/Morganti Ju-Jitsu)
(Also listed at StrawWt.)


Marcos "Cabecinha" Vinicius Sa Freire 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 10-5
125lbs 5'3" (Clayton Mangueira Team/Mangueira Fight)


Pedro Nobre http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 17-1-2 (1 NC)
125-135lbs 5'5" (Brazilian Top Team)


125-135lbs 5'5" (Gladiator FC/Fight Club Akhmat)
(Tapology has the wrong photo.)


Eduardo "Kiko" Felipe http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 22-14 (3 NC)
125lbs 5'6" (Crazy Fight Team/War Machine)

http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/fightfinder/Pictures/Fighter_28180.JPG
Ralph Leandro "Ralph Loren" Lopez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 8-5-1
123lbs 5'6" (Arifight/Aritano)
(Junior Preto (Minotauro Team), is a BW)


Seiichiro Ito http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 7-1-2
125lbs 5'4" (Reversal Gym Yokohama Ground Slam)

Ryo Hatta http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 8-1
125lbs 5'4" (Strapple)


Yuichiro Yajima http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 19-17-1 (2 NC)
117-120lbs 5'5" (Zendokai Shinjuku)

(Shimokawa is a Strawweight. Dropping to 115lbs?)


Richard "Vas" Vaculik http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/ASTL0001.GIF 10-3
125-145lbs 5'6" (Brunno Panno MMA/Gracie Sydney/TP Fight Team)



Nick Honstein http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 16-9
125lbs 5'8" (factoryX Muay Thai)


Scott Jorgensen http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 15-10
125-135lbs 5'6" (Combat Fitness/Twisted Genetiks)
(Moving back up to BW.)


Danny "The Gremlin" Martinez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 17-6 (Record)
125lbs 5'5" (Southwest MMA/Alliance MMA)



Josh "Taz" Ferguson http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-5
125lbs 5'5" (Team Cruz MMA/All American MMA)



Tyler Voth http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-1
125-145lbs 5'6" (AFS MMA Academy/Team Alpha Male)
(7-0 am.)

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Josh Robinson http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 12-9
125-145lbs 5'3" (Evolution/Toledo Grappling/MI Extreme/Michigan Top Team)

(Just beat Nate Williams by DEC. Loss to Lloyd Carter was at BW.)

125lbs 5'7" (806 MMA)
(6-3 am.) (TKO'd Micah Stockton. Record confirmed by fighter.)

125-134lbs 5'5" (Xtreme Karate & MMA/918 Factory)
(5-4 am.)


125-145lbs 6'0" (Gracie Barra Orlando)
(Currently competing at both 125 & 135lbs.)


Cody Fuller http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-10 (Record)
125lbs 5'8" (Miletich Tulsa/Apollo's Karate/Blacklock's Vale-Tudo)
(
Hauenstein fights as a FW. Loss to Stockton was at 125lbs. Loss to Benoit was at 130lbs)
 
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Neil Seery http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/IREL0001.GIF 15-10
124lbs 5'6" (Ryano MMA)

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Phil "Billy" Harris http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 22-12 (2 NC)
125lbs 5'5" (Gym 01/South Coast Submissions)


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Ulysses Gomez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 9-5
125-135lbs 5'5" (Cobra Kai)

(Loss to Cullum was at 135.)

http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/thumbnail_crop/600/_images/pictures/20100531120430_IMG_3583.JPG
Jimmy Flick http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 7-1
125-135lbs 5'6" (Full Contact Fight Academy)

http://img546.imageshack.us/img546/6361/rambofc.jpg
Kosuke "Rambo" Suzuki http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 10-5-2
123lbs 5'3" (Paraestra Chiba)



Atsushi Yamamoto http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 18-8-3
125lbs 5'6" (Purebred Tokyo/Krazy Bee)



Yuya "Monkey" Shibata http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 10-3
122lbs 5'5" (MMA-Studio STYLE)


125lbs 5'7" (Wajutsu Keishukai Hearts)


Yasutaka Koga 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 10-3-1
125lbs 5'6" (Lotus Setagaya)


Hideo Tokoro http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 32-28-2
125-134lbs 5'7" (Reversal Gym Tokoro Fit)

(Loss to Davis was at 135.)


Yuki Yasunaga http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 11-8-1
123lbs 5'4" (Tokyo Yellow Mans)



122lbs 5'4" (Scar Fist)
(Will he drop down to 120?)


Shinichi Hanawa http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 9-10-7
123lbs 5'5" (Paraestra Koiwa)


Seiji Otsuka http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 14-12-7
120-123lbs 5'4" (Combat Sports Circle Oz/Freedom@Oz)

(Currently competing at Pinweight - 120lbs.)

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Isao Hirose http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 11-10-5
125lbs 5'4' (Strapple)


125lbs 5'6" (Pacific Martial Arts)

Willie Gates http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 11-5
125lbs 5'8" (Pinnacle MMA)


Hector "Kid Alex" Sandoval http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 9-2
125lbs 5'5" (Team Alpha Male)


RISING STAR!!!
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-EcEJvRYIhxQ/UUk03W0192I/AAAAAAAAB_c/YV8ZEmiMpUo/s300/Pietro+Menga.jpg
Pietro Menga http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 12-0
125-135lbs (The MMA Academy Liverpool/Team Kaobon/Supergym Thai Boxing)
(Just debuted at 125, in his 5th fight. 4-1 am.)


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Artemij Sitenkov http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/LITH0001.GIF 15-12
125-135lbs 5'6" (Vendetta/Vale Tudo MMA Academy)
(Holohan & Haggstrom losses were at 135. Loss to Hirvikangas was at 138.)


Chico Camus http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 14-5 (1 NC)
125-135lbs 5'6" (Roufusport)


Brad Pickett http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 25-10 (Record)
125-135lbs 5'6" (Team Titan/American Top Team)

(Moving back up to BW.)

125lbs 5'4" (Gym01)


125lbs 5'5" (Gracie Barra Lodz)


Paul Marin http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/RMNA0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/SPAN0001.GIF 9-4
125lbs 5'5" (Union MMA)


Shajidul Haque 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 6-1
125lbs 5'5" (Fighting Fit Muay Thai & MMA
)



Kris Edwards http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0102.GIF 8-8
125-135lbs 5'6" (Tillery Combat MMA Academy)

(Losses to Desborough, Philpott & Pennington were at 135. Loss to Blackwell was at 137.5 lbs)

125-130lbs 5'7" (Luttrell's MMA/Demolition Fight)
(All his losses were at higher weights.)


Rafael "Barata" de Freitas http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 6-1-1
125lbs 5'6" (Gracie Barra Novo Mexico)


Alvin Cacdac 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 15-10
125-135lbs 5'6" (Nor-Cal Fighting Alliance)


125lbs 5'6" (Wand Fight Team)
(5-1 am.)


Taylor "Ninja" McCorriston 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-7
125-130lbs 5′7″ (CSA/FTCC Fight Team)
(Loss to Tokoro was at 130lbs.)


Robson "New" Souza dos Santos 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 7-0
125-134lbs 5'8" (Tigre Gold Team/Gladiators Academy News/X-Gym
)
(Last fight at BW?)

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-3SZrS-f18KQ/UT6rL2dGCBI/AAAAAAAABxg/P0ZnzkFi2J8/s378/Brian+Hyslop.jpg
Brian Hyslop http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0101.GIF 6-2
125-135lbs 5'6" (Dinky Ninjas/Griphouse)

(Apparently moved up to 135.)

http://www1.cdn.sherdog.com/image_crop/200/300/_images/fighter/20111019084026_matheusnicolaupereira.JPG
Matheus Nicolau Pereira 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 10-1-1
125lbs 5'5" (Nova Uniao)















OTHER HIGHLY RATED FIGHTERS & PROSPECTS


Nick Mamalis http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 25-10 (1 NC)
125-135lbs 5'7" (Grudge Training Center/Rude Effex Fight Team)

(Currently competing at 125lbs.)

http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/thumbnail_crop/600/_images/pictures/20081210055241_200812071927.JPG
Manabu Inoue http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 16-9-3
123-134lbs 5'6" (U.W.F. Snakepit Japan)
(Retired?)

125lbs 5'6" (Team Ochoa/Thrive MMA/Team Oyama)


Eloy Garza 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 5-2
125-133lbs 5'6" (Last Stand Fight Team/Oakdale MMA)


Andrew Valladerez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 5-7
125lbs 5'6" (Cung Le's MMA)



Mikael Silander http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/FINL0001.GIF 12-3
125lbs 5'7" (Espoon Kehahait)



Nick "Nitro" Garcia http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-3 (1 NC)
125lbs 5'4" (Blackline MMA)



Rafael Nunes http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 4-1 (1 NC)
125lbs (Bronx's Gold team)

http://www1.cdn.sherdog.com/image_crop/200/300/_images/fighter/1357178324ArinaldodaSilva.JPG
Arinaldo Batista da Silva 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 6-5
125lbs (Nova Uniao Kimura)


http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/_images/fighter/20100811081114_Maicon_William_Costa.JPG
Michael "Maicon" Willian Costa http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 11-5
115-123lbs 5'5" (Nocaute Fight/Dragon Fight/Nova Uniao)


https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-eDEfUzY962g/UR6EflgLofI/AAAAAAAAAzk/ay7xrXCoCek/s428/Leandro%2520Higo.jpg
Leandro Higo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 13-2
125-135lbs 5'6" (Team Nogueira/Pitbull Brothers)



Jon delos Reyes http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/GUAM0001.GIF 8-4
125lbs 5'5" (Countershot MMA)



Roldan Sangcha-an 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/PHIL0001.GIF 4-2
125lbs (Lakay MMA)


125-135lbs 5'3" (Fightworks MMA)


Ale Cali http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/PHIL0001.GIF 5-3
125lbs 5'5" (Beefit Pythons Pit)



Renato Velame 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 20-8
125lbs 5'4" (Champions Team)

(Currently competing at 135.)


Aslan Toktarbaev 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/KAZK0001.GIF 17-3 (Record)
125-133lbs 5'4" (Kazakhstan MMA Team)

(Currently competing at BW.)


Kana Hyatt http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/united-states-flag_2115_83223132http://www.hawaiimagazine.com/images/content/is_that_the_flag/us-hi_1.gif 13-13
125lbs 5′6″ (MMA Development/Bodyshop Fitness Team)

125lbs 5'6" (Elite Performance)
125-135lbs 5'5" (Black Dragon Martial Arts)
(9-4 am.)

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-EEt4Y-QKbww/USRZe_P38eI/AAAAAAAAA-E/vUEAvshf-P4/s512/Steve%2520Swanson.JPG
Steve Swanson 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 12-2
125lbs 5'5" (Jackson-Wink MMA
)



Eugene Toquero 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/PHIL0001.GIF 7-1
125lbs 5'5" (Philippine Submission Sport/Pasukuan Labanan)

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/--AKdXU-V1oM/USRh-d6_oVI/AAAAAAAAA_E/lyupq15OHjg/s388/Chris%2520Miah.PNG
Chris Miah 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 7-0
125-135lbs 5'8" (Kevin Webb MMA/Pariah MMA)


https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-UbeEsB8XBxc/UWY0xayYpuI/AAAAAAAACpc/mz7YEATm230/s495/Katsuya+Murofushi.jpg
Katsuya Murofushi http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 6-6
114-125lbs 5'6" (Roots) 



Ivan Lopez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/MEXC0001.GIF 12-2-1
125-135lbs 5'11" (Kung Do Llama/Entram Gym/Cleber MMA)

(Dropped down to 125lbs.)


Damacio Page http://img16.imageshack.us/img16/7756/smallamericanflag.jpg 19-10
125-135lbs 5'6" (Jackson-Wink MMA)

(Dropped down to 125.)


Sidemar "Sedico" Honorio http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 10-5
125-135lbs 5'7" (Daddis Fight Camps/Renzo Gracie Jiu-Jitsu)

(Currently competing at 125lbs.)


Darren Mima http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-3
125lbs 5'6" (Black Hole Jiu-Jitsu/New York Top Team/TNT MMA)

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-HXZozwPySoY/UVeV3Tr88CI/AAAAAAAACKc/RTzlELHtX7Q/s400/Matthew+Lozano.jpeg
Matthew Lozano 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 4-3
125-135lbs 5'7" (Team Total Domination
)

(Loss to Damacio Page was at 130lbs.)


Anthony Figueroa 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-8-1
125lbs 5'3" (AKA/Cung Le's USH)


Matt Rizzo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 9-2
125-130lbs 5'8" (Revolution Academy)


125lbs 5'4" (Renzo Gracie NYC/Nor-Cal Fighting Alliance/Dominance MMA)


Sean Santella http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 13-5-1
125-134lbs 5'5" (AMA Fight Club/Ricardo Almiedas BJJ/Miller Brothers MMA)
(Loss to Sterling was at 135...and some are calling Sterling the "Jon Jones" at BW!)

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-gfXg69tZmBo/UVeTsfjuuII/AAAAAAAACKQ/0JVvkI25aUM/s600/Tu%C3%A2n+Ph%E1%BA%A1m.jpg
Tuân Phạm 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-6
125-129lbs 5'6" (Fight Firm Elite MMA
)

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-fSwOuKIEHcM/USRonHcYM0I/AAAAAAAAA_0/PgjgGaSJBmQ/s512/Travis%2520Wynn.JPG
Travis "The Total Package" Wynn 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-1
124-134lbs 5'7" (Team Balance
)

(4-3 am.)

125lbs 5'6" (Team Renzo Gracie Denville/NJMMAA)

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-saAYc5Xz2Dg/UVeRucioHiI/AAAAAAAACKE/fNFmzjJMb1Q/s432/Dave+Morgan.jpg
Dave Morgan 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 5-5
125lbs 5'4" (Team Alchemist)



Evan Velez 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 7-3 (1 NC)
125lbs 5'3" (Team Bombsquad)


http://www.pirate.co.uk/files/images/no-image-available.jpg
Thomas Blake Sprouse http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 13-5
125-135lbs 5'8" (Unbroken Circle/Blackout MMA)

(Loss to Reeves was at 135.)


Josh Paiva http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 4-1
125lbs 5'6" (Warriors Muay Thai/Prado Academy/Evolution Muay Thai)


Adam Antolin http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 9-3
125lbs 5'5" (AKA/
Cung Le's MMA)


Danaa Batgerel 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/MONG0001.GIF 4-0
125-135lbs 5'7" (Team Tungaa)

(Also competes at 135lbs.)


Rijirigala Amu 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/CHIN0001.GIF 8-4
125-135lbs 5'7" (China Top Team)
(Loss to Morozov was at 135.)
125lbs 5'5" (Team Nogueira Dubai)


125lbs 5'7" (Heilongjiang Longyun Club)

http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/_images/fighter/20110913031131_meixuan_pingyuan_6.JPG
Meixuan Zhang http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/CHIN0001.GIF 13-3-1 (Record)
119-132lbs 5'5" (Xian Sports University)



Andreas "Minigun" Bernhard 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/GERM0001.GIF 8-3
125lbs 5'1" (Warriors Fight Club
)

(They really need to open-up the Strawweight division - 115lbs)


Niko Gjoka http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 11-10
125-139lbs 5'4" (CVBBA/Tony Sykes MMA/AVT Fight Team)

(Last 2 losses were at 139lbs. Currently competing at 135.)


125lbs 5'5" (Kabbadi MMA/Iron Tiger Muay Thai/Tap Star)

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-YgyQT9-HfoM/UTErD1Pv0BI/AAAAAAAABdw/R7kJAout8As/s495/Jeimeson+Saudino.jpg
Jeimeson Saudino 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-4
125-135lbs 5'6" (Laselva MMA)

125lbs (BH Rhinos/VF Team/Reis Martial Arts)


Gabriel "Gafanhoto" Wolff 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 3-4
125lbs (Constrictor Team)
(Loss to Marcelo "Indiao" was at 135.)
125lbs 5'4" (Constrictor Team)
125lbs 5'7" (Renovacao Fight Team)
(Loss to Hubaldo was at 135.)

115-125lbs 5'5" (GF Team)
(Record confirmed by fighter.)

125-135lbs 5'6" (Portugal Gold Team)

125lbs 5'7" (011 MMA Team)
125lbs 5'6" (Puru Striker/Chute Boxe)
125lbs 5'4" (FreeKombat/Team Conde)


Craig "The Boss" Ross http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-10
125-135lbs 5'5" (Jeremy Horn's Elite Performance Gym)
(Currently competing at 135.)

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Ckpxc5c2Z6M/UVeXswFJl6I/AAAAAAAACKo/tFqOvICq308/s300/Hidenobu+Izena.jpg
Hidenobu Izena http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 6-2-1
123lbs 5'5" (Soft Contact)
125-135lbs 5'6" (Mori Academy)


Odin Meacham 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-1
125lbs 5'6" (Unbroken Circle)

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-dD0d1rD2ZDk/UX7Y-0fN8II/AAAAAAAADMA/SVqfRGxg4tA/w211-h303/Freddy+Arteaga.jpg
Freddy "Lil Man" Arteaga 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-3
125lbs 5'4" (Twisted Genetiks
)

125lbs (Dobuita)


Isao Yoshida http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 6-2-2
120-124lbs 5'7" (North Kings Gym)
(Loss to Osato was at 122lbs)


Sotaro Kojima 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 16-6-4
125lbs 5'4" (Yoshida Dojo)

http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/_images/fighter/20090221120806_junyakudo.JPG
Junya Kudo http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 10-7-2
123lbs 5'4" (Shooting Gym Kobe)


125lbs 5'5" (Penn Fitness & Training Center/Kimekai Fighter)


125-135lbs 5'4" (Trench Tech Saipan)


McKlane Alfred http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/GUAM0001.GIF 4-3 (Record)
125lbs (Guahan Top Team)
125-140lbs 5'8" (G-Force)
(5-3 am.)

124-133lbs (OAMA / Renzo Gracie Jiu-Jitsu)
(Loss to Banin was at 125.)

125lbs 5'7" (Arashi-Do Red Deer)

125-130lbs 5'6" (Adrenaline Training Center)
(Win over Kelades was at 130lbs.)


Michael "Mike" Davis 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/CANA0001.GIF 11-5
125-130lbs 5'8" (Arashi-Do Martial Arts)

(Loss to Arnett was at 135.)


Rany Saadeh http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/GERM0001.GIF 6-1
125lbs 5'6" (IMAG)

Mike Berry http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 2-0
125lbs 5'7" (Manchester Predators MMA)
(3-1 am.)
115-125lbs 5'6" (Allegiance MMA UK/AVT Fight Team)
(Loss to Garabet was at 135, and on 3 hrs notice! Dropping to 115lbs.)

Damien Rooney http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/IREL0001.GIF 10-4-1
125lbs 5'9" (Team Torres MMA)

125-131lbs 5'5" (Sapphire MMA/Health, Fitness & Fight Solutions)

Ian Malone http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNKG0100.GIF 4-2
125lbs 5'4" (Gracie Barra Newcastle)
125lbs (Dinky Ninjas/The Griphouse)


Sid Bice http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 4-0
125lbs 5'6" (factoryX Muay Thai)

125lbs 5'5" (Memphis Judo & Jiu Jitsu)

125lbs 5'3" (Premier Combat Center)

125lbs 5'6" (Core Fitness Systems)
125lbs 5'9" (Team No Ego)
(Mujakic loss was at a higher weight.)

115-120lbs 5'3" (Absolute Fitness Academy/Blackzilians)
(11-0 [21-0] am. - 9 Stoppages!)


Joey Diehl 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-6
115-125lbs 5'5" (Team Curran)
(Last 3 fights were at 115lbs. Most of his losses were at 135. Loss to Choate was at BW.)


Nick Urso http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 8-2
125lbs 5'6" (Jackson-Wink MMA)

125lbs 5'8" (Mohler MMA)
('been awhile...Welcome back!)

125lbs 5'7" (Luttrell's MMA & Fitness)


Eric Moell http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 5-3
125lbs 5'8" (Alliance MMA Cincinnati)
(Manny Vazquez is a BW.)


Alexandre "Xandao" Texugo Ribeiro http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 5-0
125lbs 5'4" (Academy Octavio Almeida/Herman Gutierrez Team)


Giovanni "Soldado" da Silva Santos Jr. http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 15-1
125lbs 5'6" (Hikari)

125-135lbs (Amazon Fit/CTJW Team/Astra Fight Team)
(Currently competing at 135.)
125lbs 5'7" (Yamauchi Team)
(Loss to "Carniça" was at 135.)
125lbs 5'5" (Junior Aguiar Team/Nitrix Fight Team/Sigma Gym)


Erikson Lima 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BRAZ0001.GIF 4-4
125-135lbs (Emporium Team/Hands of Stone team)
(Currently competing at 135.)

125lbs 5'6" (Constrictor Team)
125lbs 5'7" (Miguel Repenas Team)

http://www.pirate.co.uk/files/images/no-image-available.jpg
Brandon Moreno 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/MEXC0001.GIF 9-3
125lbs 5'7" (Entram Gym)
(Undefeated at 125lbs)


125lbs 5'2" (Octagon MMA Columbia)


Bentley Syler 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIFhttp://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/BLVA0001.GIF 5-1
125lbs 5'4" (American Top Team)



Wascar Cruz Felis 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/DORE0001.GIF 6-3
123lbs 5'4" (Dominican Top Team)


Seong-Jae Kim 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/SKOR0001.GIF 5-5
123lbs 5'7" (Gumi MMA)

125-145lbs 5'8" (Pochet/VT Jiu-Jitsu/ATT)


Matt Betzold http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 6-5
115-125lbs 5'6" (Manufractured Fighting)
(Wants to drop to 115lbs. Undefeated at 125.)


Jesus Urbina http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 5-2
125lbs 5'3" (Combate Libre MMA/10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu)


Gene Perez http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 4-7
125lbs 5'4" (Perez Fighting Systems)


Mikey Lovato http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 10-4
115-131lbs 5'2" (Albuquerque Kickboxing & MMA/Tran Lovato MMA)
(Also fights at SW - 115lbs. Loss to Marx was at BW - Mikey weighed 131lbs - When is DFW gonna keep his word!?)

125-141lbs 5'6" (South Shore Sportfighting)

125lbs 5'5" (Team Wildside/SSF Submission Academy)


Cody "Lil Ginjahhh" Gabelman http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/UNST0001.GIF 2-1
125-135lbs 5'5" (G-Force MMA)

(14-1 am.) (Move to Flyweight List)

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-kq4mPNjH830/UXLok2WAFjI/AAAAAAAAC3Y/3ULz3AONsn4/s251/Crisanto+Pitpitunge.jpg
Crisanto Pitpitunge 
http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/PHIL0001.GIF 7-3
125-135lbs 5'6" (Lakay MMA)

(Win over Somdet was at 125.)


Shunichi Shimizu http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 29-11-10
125-134.6lbs (61.2kgs) 5'6" (Uruno Dojo)
(Currently competing at 125. ZST loss was at 143lbs.)


Isamu Odagiri http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 6-1-1
125lbs 5'6" (Wajutsu Keishukai Tokyo)

http://www.cdn.sherdog.com/thumbnail_crop/600/_images/pictures/20110629014442_1106241848002.JPG
Seiji "Sage" Akao http://www.flags.net/images/smallflags/JAPA0001.GIF 18-10-3
125-132lbs 5'4" (Nex Sports)
(Most recent loss was at 125lbs.)
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