Renan Barao Climbs In Latest UFC Official Rankings

Renan Barao Climbs In Latest UFC Official Rankings

The UFC has released the latest edition of rankings, with UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao moving up two spots in the overall pound-for-pound Top-15.

Barao now trails only Jon Jones, Jose Aldo and Cain Velasquez. His win over Urijah Faber jumped him past Demetrious Johnson and Chris Weidman.

The top six fighters are all current champions.

Ali Bagautinov climbed two spots in the flyweight division after besting John Lineker, while Alistair Overeem did the same at heavyweight following his win over Frank Mir.