UFC World Champions: Who are the current title holders?

BTSport.com has got you covered with a comprehensive list of the current 2021 UFC world champions across all divisions for both men and women.

By George Mills Published: 22 November 2021 - 4.33pm
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Kamaru Usman holding the UFC men's welterweight title

BT Sport is the exclusive home of the UFC in the UK and Ireland, bringing you unmissable coverage of some of the biggest fights featuring the most iconic names in mixed martial arts.

But who are the reigning kings and queens of the Octagon? Fear not; we've got you covered with a comprehensive list of the current UFC world champions across both the men's and women's divisions.

Read on to find out who rules the roost - or check our UFC schedule to find out what's coming up on BT Sport over the coming weeks and months.

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Current Men's UFC World Champions

Division Champion Since Defences
Heavyweight

Francis Ngannou

Ciryl Gane (interim)

March 27 2021

August 7 2021

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Light heavyweight Glover Teixeira October 30 2021 0
Middleweight Israel Adesanya October 6 2019 3
Welterweight Kamaru Usman March 2 2019 5
Lightweight Charles Oliveira May 15 2021 0
Featherweight Alexander Volkanovski December 14 2019 2
Bantamweight

Aljamain Sterling

Petr Yan (interim)

March 6 2021

October 30 2021

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Flyweight Brandon Moreno June 12 2021 0

Current Women's UFC World Champions

Division Champion Since Defences
Featherweight Amanda Nunes December 29 2018 2
Bantamweight Amanda Nunes July 9 2016 5
Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko December 8 2018 6
Strawweight Rose Namajunas April 24 2021 1