The featherweight division in mixed martial arts refers to different weight classes:
For the sake of uniformity, most American mixed martial arts media outlets consider Featherweight competitors to be between 136 and 145 lb (60 and 66 kg). King of the Cage (KOTC) refers to its 145 lb (66 kg) division as bantamweight whereas Shooto refers to its 143 lb (65 kg) division as lightweight. The UFC uses the Nevada definition of "featherweight".
The featherweight limit, as defined by the Nevada State Athletic Commission lb (66 kg).and the Association of Boxing Commissions is 145
These tables were last updated in August 2021.
|UFC||December 14, 2019||Alexander Volkanovski||22–1 (11KO 3SUB)||1|
|Bellator MMA||July 31, 2021||A. J. McKee||18–0 (6KO 7SUB)||0|
|ONE Championship||October 30 2020||Thanh Le||12–2 (11KO 1SUB)||0|
|ACA||October 4, 2019||Felipe Froes||18–4 (7KO 2SUB)||0|
|Cage Warriors||December 12, 2020||Morgan Charrière||16-7-1 (8KO 4SUB)||0|
|Fight Nights Global||March 1, 2020||Mukhamed Eminov||16-1 (0KO 11SUB)||2|
|Brave Combat Federation||September 21, 2018||Bubba Jenkins||14–4 (6KO 3SUB)||1|
|Titan FC||April 6, 2018||Jason Soares||14–0 (3KO 9SUB)||3|
|Legacy Fighting Alliance||July 10, 2020||Justin Gonzales||11–0 (4KO 1SUB)||0|
|Road FC||November 3, 2018||Jeong Yeong Lee||9–1 (3KO 3SUB)||1|
|KSW||January 30, 2021||Daniel Torres||12–4–1 (3KO 1SUB)||0|
|UFC||December 29, 2018||Amanda Nunes||21–4 (13KO 3SUB)||2|
|Bellator MMA||January 25, 2020||Cris Cyborg||22–2 (1) (18KO 1NC)||0|
|Invicta FC||August 9, 2019||Pam Sorenson||8–3 (1SUB)||0|
|Name||Promotion||Title bout wins|
|1.||José Aldo||WEC, UFC||11 (3 WEC, 8 UFC)|
|Name||Promotion||Title bout wins|
|1.||Cristiane Justino||Strikeforce, Invicta, UFC||10 (3 Strikeforce, 4 Invicta, 3 UFC)|
|Germaine de Randamie||UFC|
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