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Here we go! These are the best MMA fighters from the United States. With so many great American mixed martial artists, MMA fans have the chance to vote on all time rankings for US MMA fighters. Who is the best MMA fighter from the United States? 

Featuring the best American UFC fighters and the best American Bellator fighters, this list of the greatest mixed martial artists from the US includes Jon Jones, Chuck Liddell, and Randy Couture. 

Vote for who you think are the greatest American MMA fighters of all time. Feel free to add any top fighters missing from this list and vote down the overrated fighters.

list ordered by

1
19 7
Demetrious Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

2
18 9
Daniel Cormier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

3
21 12
Jon Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States
Jon Jones

4
14 6
Randy Couture is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

5
15 7
Dominick Cruz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States
Dominick Cruz

6
18 11
Chuck Liddell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

7
11 5
Nick Diaz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States
Nick Diaz

8
14 9
Dan Henderson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

9
11 7
Matt Hughes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

10
11 7
B.J. Penn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

11
8 4
Ronda Rousey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

12
14 11
Cain Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

13
8 7
Frankie Edgar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

14
6 5
Robbie Lawler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

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15
8 8
Urijah Faber is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

16
7 7
Josh Barnett is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

17
7 7
Quinton Jackson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

18
5 6
Rashad Evans is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

19
6 8
Brock Lesnar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States
GregoryMueller added Brock Lesnar age 41

20
5 7
Tito Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

21
4 7
Frank Mir is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

22
4 8
Rich Franklin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

23
3 7
Frank Shamrock is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

24
2 7
Benson Henderson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States

25
3 9
Chris Weidman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States
Chris Weidman

26
1 8
Mark Coleman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best MMA Fighters from United States