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McGregor is now ranked 14th in the Pound-for-Pound list.
McGregor is now ranked 14th in the Pound-for-Pound list.
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Conor McGregor has broken into the UFC's Pound-for-Pound list for the first time

The interim featherweight champion takes his place among the best in the game.
Jul 14th 2015, 10:15 AM 16,123 8

CONOR MCGREGOR IS now ranked among the UFC’s top Pound-for-Pound fighters following his win over Chad Mendes.

The Notorious sensationally stopped Mendes in the dying seconds of the second round to clinch the interim featherweight title on Saturday night.

As a result, McGregor moves into the P4P list for the first time and is ranked 14th.

The man he is likely to face next, champion Jose Aldo, remains at number 1 while Robbie Lawler, who defended his welterweight title in a war against Rory MacDonald at UFC 189, is eighth.

Here’s the current P4P list:

1. Jose Aldo
2. Chris Weidman
3. Demetrious Johnson
4. Ronda Rousey
5. Fabricio Werdum
6. TJ Dillashaw
7. Rafael dos Anjos
8. Robbie Lawler
9. Cain Velasquez
10. Daniel Cormier
11. Anderson Silva
12. Renan Barao
13. Anthony Pettis
14. Conor McGregor
15. Frankie Edgar

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