Greg Savage’s pound-for-pound UFC rankings (5/29/15)

Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones waits in a timeout as he defends his title against Daniel Cormier during the UFC 182 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones retained his title by unanimous decision.

Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones waits in a timeout as he defends his title against Daniel Cormier during the UFC 182 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones retained his title by unanimous decision.

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Following Daniel Cormier’s win at UFC 187 to claim the vacant Light Heavyweight Championship, Sherdog Radio’s Greg Savage unveiled his top 10 UFC pound-for-pound rankings on SiriusXM Sports Zone. The guy atop his list might surprise you.

  1. Jon Jones (21-1-0)
  2. Jose Aldo (25-1-0, Featherweight Champion)
  3. Demetrious Johnson (21-2-1, Flyweight Champion)
  4. Chris Weidman (13-0-0, Middleweight Champion)
  5. Cain Velasquez (13-1-0, Heavyweight Champion)
  6. Frankie Edgar (18-4-1)
  7. Robbie Lawler (25-10-0, Welterweight Champion)
  8. Daniel Cormier (15-1-0), Light Heavyweight Champion)
  9. Luke Rockhold (14-2-0)
  10. Joseph Benavidez (22-4-0)

Listen to the clip below for Savage’s analysis.

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