Martial Arts 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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10 2
Max Holloway is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

2
10 3
José Aldo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Brazil

3
8 2
Frankie Edgar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

4
5 2
Chad Mendes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

5
5 3
Cub Swanson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

6
4 2
Chan Sung Jung is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC

7
6 5
Ricardo Lamas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Ricardo Lamas United States of America

8
5 4
Jeremy Stephens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

9
4 3
Dennis Bermudez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Dennis Bermudez United States of America

10
4 4
Yair Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Yair Rodríguez Mexico

11
2 2
Mirsad Bektić is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Mirsad Bektić Bosnia and Herzegovina

12
4 5
Darren Elkins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Darren Elkins United States of America

13
2 3
Jason Knight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

14
2 4
Gray Maynard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

15
2 4
Alex Caceres is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Alex Caceres United States of America

16
2 4
Myles Jury is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Myles Jury United States of America

17
2 4
Chas Skelly is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Chas Skelly United States of America

18
1 3
Gabriel Benítez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Gabriel Benítez Mexico

19
1 3
Makwan Amirkhani is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Makwan Amirkhani Finland

20
1 3
Charles Rosa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Charles Rosa United States of America

21
1 3
Mizuto Hirota is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Mizuto Hirota Japan

22
0 2
Jimy Hettes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Jimy Hettes United States of America

23
0 2
Hacran Dias is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Hacran Dias Brazil

24
0 2
Rony Mariano Bezerra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Rony Mariano Bezerra Brazil

25
0 2
Godofredo Pepey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Godofredo Pepey Brazil

26
4 7
B.J. Penn is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
B.J. Penn United States of America

27
2 5
Andre Fili is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Andre Fili United States of America

28
2 5
Artem Lobov is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Artem Lobov Ireland

29
2 5
Renan Barão is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Brazil

30
2 7
Dennis Siver is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current Featherweights Fighting in UFC
Russia, Germany