Current Sports The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC  

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Weighing in at 145 pounds, here are the best UFC featherweights currently fighting today. Fighters in this weight class are generally small, lean, and deadly quick. With so many great featherweight mixed martial artists in UFC, MMA fans have the chance to vote on current rankings for UFC featherweights. Who is the best UFC featherweight fighter now? 

When it comes to the best current UFC featherweights, fighters like Frankie Edgar, BJ Penn, Jose Aldo, and current UFC featherweight Champion Max Holloway are ranked high. Other notable UFC featherweights include Chad Mendes, Cub Swanson, and Renan Barao. 

Vote for the fighters you think are currently the best featherweights in the UFC. Feel free to add any top UFC featherweights missing from this list and vote down the featherweight fighters who are currently underperforming. 

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Max Holloway is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
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22 11
José Aldo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Brazil
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10 2
Brian Ortega is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
702pitbull added Brian Ortega
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14 10
Frankie Edgar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
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8 7
Chan Sung Jung is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
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10 10
Chad Mendes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
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10 10
Jeremy Stephens is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
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9 9
Cub Swanson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
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9 10
Ricardo Lamas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Ricardo Lamas United States of America
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8 9
Yair Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Yair Rodríguez Mexico
11
7 8
Dennis Bermudez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Dennis Bermudez United States of America
12
6 7
Darren Elkins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Darren Elkins United States of America
13
4 5
Mirsad Bektić is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Mirsad Bektić Bosnia and Herzegovina
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4 6
Gray Maynard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
15
3 6
Jason Knight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America
16
3 7
Alex Caceres is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Alex Caceres United States of America
17
2 6
Myles Jury is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Myles Jury United States of America
18
2 6
Chas Skelly is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Chas Skelly United States of America
19
1 5
Makwan Amirkhani is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Makwan Amirkhani Finland
20
1 5
Mizuto Hirota is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Mizuto Hirota Japan
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1 5
Charles Rosa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Charles Rosa United States of America
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1 5
Gabriel Benítez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Gabriel Benítez Mexico
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4 9
Renan Barão is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Brazil
24
3 8
Andre Fili is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Andre Fili United States of America
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6 12
B.J. Penn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
B.J. Penn United States of America