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UFC rankings: Ketlen Vieira claims No. 2 spot with latest win

Brazilian moves up three slots with UFC Fight Night 206 victory over Holly Holm.

While Ketlen Vieira was already considered a top contender in the UFC women's bantamweight division, her latest victory now has the Brazilian sitting at No. 2 in the division.

Vieira (13-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) was victorious in the headlining bout of this past weekend's UFC Fight Night 206 event in Las Vegas, outpointing former champ Holly Holm (14-6 MMA, 7-6 UFC) with a hotly debated decision result.

With the victory, Vieira moves up three spots, sliding past Holm, Irene Aldana and Raquel Pennington to settle into the No. 2 spot.

The latest official women's bantamweight rankings are listed below. Check out the full updated rankings at

UFC women's bantamweight champion: Julianna Peña

  1. Amanda Nunes
  2. Ketlen Vieira +3
  3. Holly Holm -1
  4. Irene Aldana -1
  5. Raquel Pennington -1
  6. Yana Kunitskaya
  7. Aspen Ladd
  8. Sara McMann
  9. Pannie Kianzad
  10. Miesha Tate
  11. Macy Chiasson
  12. Lina Lansberg
  13. Karol Rosa
  14. Julia Avila
  15. Norma Dumont