The 50 Greatest MMA Fighters Of All Time Have Been Named
UFC icon Georges St-Pierre has been crowned the best MMA fighter of all time ahead of fellow legend Jon Jones.
The 38-year-old Canadian star, who won championships in two different weight classes, called it time on his illustrious fighting career last February.
And 'GSP,' who lost only twice in his professional fighting career, was named top of Tapology's rankings by MMA fans.
Tapology says its rankings "compiles our member lists, then updates in real time for up-to-the-minute information."
Jones, who is often revered as one of the best MMA fighters of all time, fell short in the rankings and finished behind 'GSP' in second place.
Some of the notable names that finished outside of the top 50 included UFC legend Ronda Rousey (52nd), Nate Diaz (76th) and Brock Lesnar (82nd).
Posted below are the 50 MMA fighters of all time.
50. Eddie 'The Underground King' Alvarez
49. Rich 'Ace' Franklin
48. Cris Cyborg
47. 'The Warmaster' Josh Barnett
46. Anthony 'Showtime' Pettis
45. Frank 'The Legend' Shamrock
44. Gegard 'The Dreamcatcher' Mousasi
43. 'Smooth' Benson Henderson
42. Alistair 'The Demolition Man' Overeem
41. Rafael dos Anjos
40. 'The Gracie Hunter' Kazushi Sakuraba
39. Michael 'The Count' Bisping
38. Chris 'All American' Weidman
37. TJ Dillashaw
36. Tony 'El Cucuy' Ferguson
35. Tyron 'The Chosen One' Woodley
34. Junior 'Cigano' dos Santos
33. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson
32. 'Ruthless' Robbie Lawler
31. Vitor 'The Phenom' Belfort
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30. 'El Guapo' Bas Rutten
29. 'The California Kid' Urijah Faber
28. 'The Huntington Beach Bad Boy' Tito Ortiz
27. Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic
26. Fabricio 'Vai Cavalo' Werdum
25. Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua
24. Royce Gracie
23. Amanda 'The Lioness' Nunes
22. Lyoto 'The Dragon' Machida
21. Cain Velasquez
20. 'The Axe Murderer' Wanderlei Silva
19. Antonio Rodrigo 'Minotauro' Nogueira
18. Frankie 'The Answer' Edgar
17. 'The Notorious' Conor McGregor
16. Max 'Blessed' Holloway
15. Stipe Miocic
14. Dominick 'The Dominator' Cruz
13. 'The Prodigy' BJ Penn
12. Dan 'Hendo' Henderson
11. Matt Hughes
10. Chuck 'The Iceman' Liddell
9. Randy 'The Natural' Couture
8. Khabib 'The Eagle' Nurmagomedov
7. Jose Aldo 'Junior'
6. Daniel 'DC' Cormier
5. 'The Last Emperor' Fedor Emelianenko
4. Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson
3. Anderson 'The Spider' Silva
2. Jon 'Bones' Jones
1. Georges 'Rush' St-Pierre
You can check out the top 100 rankings (and beyond it) over at Tapology.
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