The Ultimate Fighting Championship famously called the UFC, is one of the toughest MMA promotions. It is the dream of fighters around the world to compete in the UFC. There are a total of eight divisions in the UFC, and featherweight is one of them. Jose Aldo is the first featherweight champion in UFC history, whereas the current champion is Alexander Volkanovski. So far, there have been 4 different featherweight champions in the men’s division and 3 champions in the women’s division. So let’s not wait any longer and take a look at the below-mentioned list.
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List of every UFC Featherweight Champion in UFC history
Men’s Featherweight Champions
|1||Jose Aldo||UFC 123||7|
|2||Conor McGregor||UFC 194||None|
|3||Jose Aldo (2nd time)||Promoted||None|
|4||Max Holloway||UFC 212||3|
|5||Alexander Volkanovski||UFC 245||5|
Women’s Featherweight Champions
|1||Germaine de Randamie||UFC 208||None|
|2||Cris Cyborg||UFC 214||2|
|3||Amanda Nunes||UFC 232||2|
Q: Who is the first UFC featherweight champion?
Ans: Jose Aldo is the first UFC featherweight champion.
Q: Who is the current UFC featherweight champion?
Ans: Alexander Volkanovski is the current UFC featherweight champion.
Q: Who has been the UFC featherweight champion most times?
Ans: Jose Aldo has been the UFC featherweight champion 2 times, which is the most by a featherweight fighter.
Q: Who has the longest UFC featherweight championship reign?
Ans: Jose Aldo has a title reign of 1848 days, which is the longest by any UFC featherweight champion.
Q: Who has the most UFC featherweight championship defenses?
Ans: Jose Aldo has seven UFC featherweight championship defenses, which is the most by a featherweight fighter.