Current and all-time UFC champions

Daniel Cormier celebrates his victory over Stipe Miocic in their UFC heavyweight championship fight during the UFC 226 event inside T-Mobile Arena on July 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images

Below are the current UFC champions in each weight division. Click here for the current champions in Bellator MMA, World Series of Fighting and Invicta FC, in addition to the UFC.

All-time UFC champions by division:
Heavyweight | Light heavyweight
Middleweight | Welterweight
Lightweight | Featherweight
Bantamweight | Flyweight
Women's featherweight
Women's bantamweight
Women's flyweight
Women's strawweight

Heavyweight (Up to 265 pounds)

Daniel Cormier
Won title: July 7, 2018
Outcome: R1 TKO over Stipe Miocic (UFC 226)
Defenses: 0


Light heavyweight (205)

Daniel Cormier
Won title: May 23, 2015
Outcome: R3 submission over Anthony Johnson (UFC 187)
Defenses: 2


Middleweight (185)

Robert Whittaker
Won title: July 8, 2017
Outcome: UD over Yoel Romero (UFC 217)
Defenses: 0


Welterweight (170)

Tyron Woodley
Won title: July 30, 2016
Outcome: KO1 over Robbie Lawler (UFC 201)
Defenses: 4


Lightweight (155)

Khabib Nurmagomedov
Won title: Nov. 12, 2016
Outcome: UD over Al Iaquinta (UFC 223)
Defenses: 0


Featherweight (145)

Max Holloway
Won title: June 3, 2017
Outcome: TKO3 over Jose Aldo (UFC 212)*
Defenses: 1


Bantamweight (135)

TJ Dillashaw
Won title: Nov. 4, 2017
Outcome: TKO2 over Cody Garbrandt (UFC 217)
Defenses: 1


Flyweight (125)

Henry Cejudo
Won title: Aug. 4, 2018
Outcome: SD5 over Demetrious Johnson (UFC 227)
Defenses: 0


Women's featherweight (145)

Cris Cyborg
Won title: Feb. 11, 2017
Outcome: KO over Tonya Evinger (UFC 214)
Defenses: 2


Women's bantamweight (135)

Amanda Nunes
Won title: July 9, 2016
Outcome: SUB1 over Miesha Tate (UFC 200)
Defenses: 3


Women's flyweight (125)

Title vacant


Women's strawweight (115)

Rose Namajunas
Won title: Nov. 4, 2017
Outcome: KO1 over Joanna Jedrzejczyk (UFC 217)
Defenses: 1