UFC Rankings Update: Jorge Masvidal Jumps Into Top Five at 170
By FCF Staff
Prior to the event, Masvidal was ranked #12 at 170, but after stopping Cerrone in the second round, he’s moved to #5. Cerrone, meanwhile, dropped from #5 to #8.
Francis Ngannou also made a big move at heavyweight, as the rising fighter jumped up four spots into the #6 ranking, after taking out Andrei Arlovski. The latter slipped three positions and is now ranked #10.
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