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Weighing in at 265 pounds, here are the best UFC heavyweights currently fighting today. Fighters in this weight class are generally built like tanks, standing over six feet, and pack immense power in their punches. With so many great heavyweight mixed martial artists in UFC, MMA fans have the chance to vote on current rankings for UFC heavyweights. Who is the best UFC heavyweight fighter now? 

When it comes to the best current UFC heavyweights, fighters like Junior Dos Santos, Frank Mir, Stefan Struve, and current UFC Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic are ranked high. Other notable UFC heavyweights include Cain Velasquez, Mark Hunt, and Fabricio Werdum. 

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

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Stipe Miocic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Stipe Miocic United States of America

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10 2
Alistair Overeem is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Alistair Overeem Netherlands

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Cain Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Cain Velasquez United States of America

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6 1
Francis Ngannou is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Francis Ngannou Cameroon

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7 2
Andrei Arlovski is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Andrei Arlovski Belarus

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6 3
Fabrício Werdum is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

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6 4
Frank Mir is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Frank Mir United States of America

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4 2
Derrick Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Derrick Lewis United States of America

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3 1
Alexander Volkov is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

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3 1
Curtis Blaydes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Curtis Blaydes United States of America

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5 4
Junior dos Santos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

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5 4
Stefan Struve is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Stefan Struve Netherlands

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4 3
Mark Hunt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Mark Hunt New Zealand

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4 4
Travis Browne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Travis Browne United States of America

The Best Current Light Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

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Marcin Tybura is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Marcin Tybura Poland

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2 2
Daniel Omielańczuk is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Daniel Omielańczuk Poland

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2 2
Ben Rothwell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Ben Rothwell United States of America

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1 1
Justin Ledet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Justin Ledet United States of America

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1 1
Ruslan Magomedov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Ruslan Magomedov Russia

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1 1
Shamil Abdurakhimov is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia

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1 1
Oleksiy Oliynyk is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

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Luis Henrique is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Luis Henrique Brazil

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1 2
Mark Godbeer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Mark Godbeer England

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1 2
Timothy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Timothy Johnson United States of America

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0 1
Chase Sherman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Chase Sherman United States of America

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0 1
Cyril Asker is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Cyril Asker France

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Anthony Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Anthony Hamilton United States of America

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1 3
Marcos Rogério de Lima is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Marcos Rogério de Lima Brazil

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Todd Duffee is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Todd Duffee United States of America

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0 2
Walt Harris is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Walt Harris United States of America