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The Best Black Fighters In UFC History

List RulesVote up the most talented Black UFC fighters of all time.

All Black UFC fighters hope to make their mark in the company known for having the best mixed martial arts fighters in the world. The high level of competition in UFC will provide the most success for any fighter hoping to make get famous in the MMA world. Stars are born in the UFC octagon with the best fights creating legacies for the top fighters in the company. 

This list of the best Black UFC fighters in history include major names like Rampage Jackson, Rashad Evans, and Jon Jones. A few big wins, particularly in recent events or a 2019 title fight, can create the star power that builds as the talent continues to pile on the wins to their win/loss record. 

So which of these fighters is the best of them all? Vote up for your favorite from the Black UFC fighters and help the best fighters rise to the top.

  • 1
    United States of America
    315
    126

    BirthplaceRochester, New York, United States of America

    Height: 6'4''
    Weight class: Light heavyweight
    Fighting style: Greco-Roman Wrestling

  • 2
    248
    94

    BirthplaceSão Paulo, Brazil

    Height: 6'2''
    Weight class: Middleweight, Light Heavyweight
    Fight style: Muay Thai, Wing Chun, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Taekwondo, Capoeira

  • 3

    Israel Adesanya

    318
    142

    Height: 6'4''
    Weight class: Middleweight
    Fighting style: Kickboxing

  • 4
    United States of America
    236
    93

    BirthplaceLafayette, Louisiana, United States of America

    Height: 5'11''
    Weight class: Heavyweight, Light heavyweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling

  • 5

    Height: 5'3''
    Weight class: Bantamweight, Flyweight
    Fighting style: Pankration, Submission wrestling, Freestyle Wrestling, Muay Thai

  • 6

    Kamaru Usman

    151
    65

    Height: 6'0''
    Weight class: Welterweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling

  • 7

    Francis Ngannou

    135
    64

    Height: 6'4''
    Weight class: Heavyweight
    Fighting style: Boxing

  • 8
    United States of America
    113
    61

    BirthplaceDublin, Georgia, USA

    Height: 6'2''
    Weight class: Heavyweight, Light heavyweight, Middleweight, Welterweight
    Fighting style: Boxing, Taekwondo, Kickboxing, Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 9
    United States of America
    112
    73

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Ferguson, Missouri

    Height: 5'9''
    Weight class: Welterweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing

  • 10
    United States of America
    82
    47

    BirthplaceTennessee, USA, Memphis

    Height: 6'1''
    Weight class: Heavyweight, Light heavyweight, Middleweight
    Fighting style: Kickboxing

  • 11

    Height: 6'0''
    Weight class: Light heavyweight, Middleweight
    Fighting style: Freestyle Wrestling

  • 12
    United States of America
    73
    48

    BirthplaceUSA, Niagara Falls, New York

    Height: 5'11''
    Weight class: Heavyweight, Light heavyweight, Middleweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling

  • 13

    Derrick Lewis

    United States of America
    70
    46

    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana

    PositionWide receiver

    Height: 6'2''
    Weight class: Heavyweight
    Fighting style: Boxing

  • 14
    Netherlands
    78
    55

    BirthplaceYarm, United Kingdom

    Height: 6'4''
    Weight class: Heavyweight, Light heavyweight
    Fighting style: Kickboxing

  • 15
    United States of America
    51
    31

    BirthplaceSandusky, USA, Ohio

    Height: 5'10''
    Weight class: Heavyweight, Light heavyweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling

  • 16

    Uriah Hall

    Jamaica
    45
    25

    Height: 6'0"
    Weight class: Light heavyweight, Middleweight
    Fighting style: Karate, kickboxing, Brazilian jiu-jitsu

  • 17
    United States of America
    84
    73

    BirthplaceNassau, Bahamas

    Height: 6'2''
    Weight class: Heavyweight
    Fighting style: Boxing

  • 18

    Aljamain Sterling

    USA
    53
    39

    BirthplaceUniondale, New York, USA

    Height: 5'7''
    Weight class: Featherweight, Bantamweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 19

    Height: 5'9''
    Weight class: Lightweight, Welterweight
    Fighting style: Taekwondo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, Submission Wrestling

  • 20
    32
    25

    BirthplaceParis, France

    Height: 6'4''
    Weight class: Heavyweight
    Fighting style: Pencak Silat Setia Hati Terate, Kendo, Kyokushin Karate

  • 21

    Kevin Lee

    United States of America
    42
    39

    Height: 5'9''
    Weight class: Welterweight, Lightweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 22

    Neil Magny

    USA
    21
    17

    Height: 6'3''
    Weight class: Welterweight, Middleweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • 23

    Height: 6'0''
    Weight class: Light heavyweight, Heavyweight
    Fighting style: Wrestling, Boxing

  • 24

    Height: 5'10''

    Weight class: Lightweight, Welterweight
    Fighting style: Thugjitsu, Boxing, Jiu-Jitsu

  • 25

    Height: 6'3''
    Weight class: Light heavyweight
    Fighting style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

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List Rules: Vote up the most talented Black UFC fighters of all time.