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Current and all-time UFC champions

Conor McGregor celebrates his knockout victory over Eddie Alvarez in their lightweight championship bout at UFC 205 in New York. Jeff Bottari/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 strawweight

Heavyweights (Up to 265 pounds)

Stipe Miocic
Won title: May 15, 2016
Outcome: KO1 over Fabricio Werdum (UFC 198)
Defenses: 1


Light heavyweight (205)

Daniel Cormier
Won title: May 23, 2015
Outcome: SUB3 over Anthony Johnson (UFC 187)
Defenses: 1


Middleweight (185)

Michael Bisping
Won title: June 4, 2016
Outcome: TKO1 over Luke Rockhold (UFC 199)
Defenses: 1


Welterweight (170)

Tyron Woodley
Won title: July 30, 2016
Outcome: KO1 over Robbie Lawler (UFC 201)
Defenses: 2


Lightweight (155)

*Conor McGregor
Won title: Nov. 12, 2016
Outcome: KO2 over Eddie Alvarez (UFC 205)
Defenses: 0


Featherweight (145)

*Jose Aldo
Won title: July 9, 2016
Outcome: UD5 over Frankie Edgar (UFC 200)*
Defenses: 0

* Won interim title versus Edgar, was upgraded to full champion on Nov. 26, 2016, when Conor McGregor vacated title

** Max Holloway won interim title on Dec. 10 at UFC 206


Bantamweight (135)

Cody Garbrandt
Won title: Dec. 30, 2016
Outcome: UD5 over Dominick Cruz (UFC 207)
Defenses: 0


Flyweight (125)

Demetrious Johnson
Won title: Sept. 22, 2012
Outcome: SD5 over Joseph Benavidez (UFC 152)*
Defenses: 9

* -- Earned inaugural title by winning finale of four-man tournament


Women's featherweight (145)

Germaine de Randamie
Won title: Feb. 11, 2017
Outcome: UD5 over Holly Holm (UFC 208)
Defenses: 0


Women's bantamweight (135)

Amanda Nunes
Won title: July 9, 2016
Outcome: SUB1 over Miesha Tate (UFC 200)
Defenses: 1


Women's strawweight (115)

Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Won title: March 14, 2015
Outcome: TKO2 over Carla Esparza (UFC 185)
Defenses: 4