In the rapidly shifting UFC lightweight division, contenders move in and out of the top 10 on a regular basis. Some fighters suffer surprising losses and quickly vanish. Others leave the list because they've changed weight classes.
No matter what reason someone leaves our list, it makes room for a fresh face or two.
Last night, two top-tier lightweights battled it out in the main event of UFC on FX 4, as Gray Maynard was able to land enough shots on the evasive Clay Guida to earn a split-decision victory. How did the win affect his placement in the list?
Did Guida's desire to avoid contact also cause him to avoid being ranked?
This is a countdown of the top 10 lightweight fighters in the UFC.