Leon Edwards Finally Gets a Top 10 Ranking

Leon Edwards Finally Gets a Top 10 Ranking

Leon Edwards went into his fight with Rafael dos Anjos ranked outside of the top 10, an almost unbelievable statistic when you look at his overall record and his current win streak.

But thankfully a more realistic view of his talent is reflected in the new UFC welterweight rankings.

The win over the former UFC lightweight champion sees catapult over the likes of Darren Till and sees him now ranked 4th.

Edwards is likely to get Jorge Masvidal or the winner of Colby Covington and Robbie Lawler next, and Edwards could be just one win away from a shot at UFC gold.

UFC Welterweight Rankings

C Kamaru Usman
1 Tyron Woodley
2 Colby Covington
3 Jorge Masvidal
4 Leon Edwards
5 Rafael Dos Anjos
6 Darren Till
7 Stephen Thompson
8 Anthony Pettis
9 Santiago Ponzinibbio
10 Ben Askren
11 Robbie Lawler
12 Demian Maia
13 Neil Magny
14 Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos
15 Vicente Luque

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