Mma The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC  

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Weighing in at 170 pounds, here are the best UFC welterweights currently fighting today. Fighters in this weight class are generally lean, great strikers, and talented grapplers. With so many great welterweight mixed martial artists in UFC, MMA fans have the chance to vote on current rankings for UFC welterweights. Who is the best UFC welterweight fighter now? 

When it comes to the best current UFC welterweights, fighters like Donald Cerrone, Robbie Lawler, Georges St. Pierre, and current UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley are ranked high. Other notable UFC welterweights include Demian Maia, Dong Hyun Kim, and Carlos Condit. 

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

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25 9
Georges St-Pierre is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
2
22 8
Tyron Woodley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 37
3
18 11
Robbie Lawler is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 37
4
15 10
Rafael dos Anjos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
5
15 10
Colby Covington is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Colby Covington age 29
6
12 7
Jorge Masvidal is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
7
14 11
Stephen Thompson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
8
13 11
Donald Cerrone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
9
8 6
Santiago Ponzinibbio is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Santiago Ponzinibbio age 30
10
10 9
Demian Maia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 42
11
12 13
Carlos Condit is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 35
12
7 8
Thiago Alves is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 36
13
7 8
Neil Magny is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Neil Magny age 29
14
7 8
Alex Oliveira is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Alex Oliveira age 29
15
6 7
Gunnar Nelson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 31
16
4 5
Omari Akhmedov is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Omari Akhmedov age 29
17
4 5
Yancy Medeiros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
18
3 4
Sérgio Moraes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Sérgio Moraes age 34
19
3 4
Zak Cummings is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Zak Cummings age 32
20
7 9
Matt Brown is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
age 38
21
5 7
Tim Means is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Tim Means age 33
22
3 5
Jake Ellenberger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
23
4 7
Court McGee is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Court McGee age 32
24
3 6
Alan Jouban is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Alan Jouban age 35
25
2 5
Tarec Saffiedine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Welterweights Fighting in UFC
Tarec Saffiedine age 30