Light heavyweight (MMA)

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The Light heavyweight division in mixed martial arts contains different weight classes:

  • The ONE Championship's middleweight limits between 206 and 225 lb (93.1 to 102.1 kg)
  • The Road FC's middleweight division, with an upper limit of 205 lb (93 kg)

Light heavyweight is a weight class in mixed martial arts, which generally refers to competitors weighing from 186 to 205 lb (84 to 93 kg). It sits between the lighter middleweight division, and the heavyweight division. The light heavyweight limit, as defined by the Nevada State Athletic Commission[1] and the Association of Boxing Commissions[2] is 205 lb (93 kg)

Current champions[edit]

This table is not always up to date. Last updated on July 29, 2017.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nevada Revised Statutes: Chapter 467 - Unarmed Combat". http://www.leg.state.nv.us. Retrieved 2007-02-20.  External link in |website= (help)
  2. ^ "Unified Rules of MMA". Association of Boxing Commissions. Archived from the original on 2012-07-05. Retrieved 2012-07-15. 
Organization Reign Began Champion Record Defenses
UFC July 29th, 2017 United States Jon Jones 23-1 (10KO 6SUB) 0
Bellator MMA June 24th, 2017 United States Ryan Bader 23-5 (8KO 4SUB) 0
WSOF vacant
ONE Championship May 6, 2016 Brazil Roger Gracie 8-2 (1KO 6SUB) 0
ROAD FC vacant