Mma The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC  

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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

2
24 8
Cain Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

3
17 9
Alistair Overeem is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Netherlands

4
11 5
Curtis Blaydes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Curtis Blaydes United States of America

5
13 8
Fabrício Werdum is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

6
14 9
Junior dos Santos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

7
13 9
Francis Ngannou is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Francis Ngannou Cameroon

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10 8
Mark Hunt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
New Zealand

9
10 9
Andrei Arlovski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Belarus

10
9 8
Derrick Lewis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Derrick Lewis United States of America

11
7 8
Alexander Volkov is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

12
4 5
Ben Rothwell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

13
3 4
Shamil Abdurakhimov is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Shamil Abdurakhimov Russia

14
10 12
Frank Mir is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
United States of America

15
7 9
Stefan Struve is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Netherlands

16
6 8
Travis Browne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Travis Browne United States of America

17
2 4
Walt Harris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Walt Harris United States of America

18
1 3
Chase Sherman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Chase Sherman United States of America

19
3 6
Todd Duffee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Todd Duffee United States of America

20
2 6
Marcin Tybura is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Marcin Tybura Poland

21
2 6
Daniel Omielańczuk is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Daniel Omielańczuk Poland

22
1 5
Ruslan Magomedov is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Ruslan Magomedov Russia

23
1 5
Justin Ledet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Justin Ledet United States of America

24
1 5
Oleksiy Oliynyk is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC

25
1 6
Mark Godbeer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Mark Godbeer England

26
1 6
Timothy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Timothy Johnson United States of America

27
1 6
Luis Henrique is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Luis Henrique Brazil

28
1 6
Marcos Rogério de Lima is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Marcos Rogério de Lima Brazil

29
1 7
Anthony Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Anthony Hamilton United States of America

30
0 5
Cyril Asker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current Heavyweights Fighting in UFC
Cyril Asker France