UFC Rankings Update: Lightweight Division – August 1, 2023

Discover the latest happenings in the world of UFC’s Lightweight division with our updated rankings report! As of UFC 291, there have been a few striking shifts within the standings, so let’s plunge in and see who’s climbed up and who’s slid down within the profoundly competitive Lightweight category.

Within the highlight of UFC 291’s primary occasion, Justin Gaethje showcased his dominance and secured a fabulous knockout triumph over Dustin Poirier. This noteworthy execution has impelled Gaethje from the No. 3 spot to a well-deserved No. 2 position within the rankings. On the other hand, Poirier nimbly slides down to No. 3, making way for Gaethje’s rise.

At the exceptionally beat of the Lightweight rankings, Charles Oliveira holds his position of royalty as the No. 1 contender, whereas the ruling winner, Islam Makhachev, proceeds to protect his title, standing tall over all other competitors.

As the Lightweight division continues to unfold with thrilling matchups and captivating displays of skill, these rankings are subject to change with every electrifying fight.

Stay tuned for more exciting updates as we keep you informed on the ever-evolving world of UFC and its talented Lightweight fighters.