UFC 5 Roster – Full list of fighters, classes, more

Chris Studley
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The UFC 5 fighter list has a vast majority of characters ranging from legends such as Mike Tyson to Conor McGregor. Here’s a full look at the UFC 5 roster, sorted by class.

UFC 5 is the first installment of the franchise for the Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5. Not only does the game come with new features, but also a roster filled with past and present fighters.

Female fighters are also featured in UFC 5 allowing you to choose from a huge character roster. But what exactly does the UFC 5 roster look like?

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Here’s a look at the full UFC 5 roster, which includes a listing of fighters in each class.

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Heavyweight

Heavyweights in the UFC range from 205 to 265 pounds (93-120.2 kg.).

  • Muhammad Ali
  • Andrei Arlovski
  • Tom Aspinall
  • Curtis Blaydes
  • Daniel Cormier
  • Junior dos Santos
  • Fedor Emelianenko
  • Ciryl Gane
  • Walt Harris
  • Jon Jones
  • Ilir Latifi
  • Derrick Lewis
  • Stipe Miocic
  • Minotauro Nogueira
  • Aleksei Oleinik
  • Alistair Overeem
  • Sergei Pavlovich
  • Jairzinho Rozenstruik
  • Dan Severn
  • Kimbo Slice
  • Stefan Struve
  • Tai Tuivasa
  • Mike Tyson
  • Cain Velasquez
  • Alexander Volkov

Light Heavyweight

Light heavyweights range between 185 to 205 pounds (83.9-93 kg.).

  • Israel Adesanya
  • Sam Alvey
  • Magomed Ankalaev
  • Vitor Belfort
  • Jan Blachowicz
  • Jared Cannonier
  • Misha Cirkunov
  • Mark Coleman
  • Daniel Cormier
  • Paul Craig
  • Rashad Evans
  • Forrest Griffin
  • Alexander Gustafsson
  • Dan Henderson
  • Jamahal Hill
  • Curtis ‘Rampage’ Jackson
  • Anthony Johnson
  • Jon Jones
  • Nikita Krylov
  • Ilir Latifi
  • Chuck Liddell
  • Lyoto Machida
  • Volkan Oezdemir
  • Tito Ortiz
  • Alex Pereira
  • Jiri Prochazka
  • Aleksandar Rakic
  • Dominick Reyes
  • Khalil Rountree
  • Shogun Rua
  • Ovince Saint Preux
  • Gokhan Saki
  • Anderson Silva
  • Anthony Smith
  • Glove Teixeira
  • Johnny Walker
  • Chris Weidman
  • Dana White

Middleweight

Middleweights range from 170 to 185 pounds (77.1-83.9 kg.).

  • Israel Adesanya
  • Omari Akhmedov
  • Sam Alvey
  • Vitor Belfort
  • Michael Bisping
  • Tom Breese
  • Derek Brunson
  • Bruce Buffer
  • Jared Cannonier
  • Khamzat Chimaev
  • Paulo Costa
  • Paul Craig
  • Nick Diaz
  • Dricus Du Plessis
  • Kelvin Gastelum
  • Royce Gracie
  • Uriah Hall
  • Dan Henderson
  • Jack Hermansson
  • Kevin Holland
  • Krzysztof Jotko
  • Robbie Lawler
  • Lyoto Machida
  • Bo Nickal
  • Alex Pereira
  • Luke Rockhold
  • Edmen Shahbazyan
  • Anderson Silva
  • Wanderlei Silva
  • Anthony Silva
  • Chael Sonnen
  • Jacare Souza
  • Georges St-Pierre
  • Sean Strickland
  • Brad Tavares
  • Darren Till
  • Marvin Vettori
  • Chris Weidman
  • Dana White
  • Robert Whittaker

Welterweight

Welterweights range from 155 to 170 pounds (70.3-77.1 kg.).

  • Ben Askren
  • Tom Breese
  • Matt Brown
  • Gilbert Burns
  • Donald Cerrone
  • Michael Chiesa
  • Khamzat Chimaev
  • Carlos Condit
  • Colby Covington
  • Jack Della Maddalena
  • Nate Diaz
  • Nick Diaz
  • Rafael dos Anjos
  • Leon Edwards
  • Tony Ferguson
  • Mickey Gall
  • Kelvin Gastelum
  • Royce Gracie
  • Johny Hendricks
  • Kevin Holland
  • Matt Hughes
  • Li Jingliang
  • Alan Jouban
  • Robbie Lawler
  • Bruce Lee
  • Kevin Lee
  • Vicente Luque
  • Neil Magny
  • Demian Maia
  • Jorge Masvidal
  • Jake Matthews
  • Conor McGregor
  • Tim Means
  • Yancy Medeiros
  • Belal Muhammad
  • Gunnar Nelson
  • Alex Oliveira
  • BJ Penn
  • Mike Perry
  • Anthony Pettis
  • Santiago Ponzinibbio
  • Shavkat Rakhmonov
  • Georges St-Pierre
  • Diego Sanchez
  • Stephen Thompson
  • Darren Till
  • Kamaru Usman
  • Dana White
  • Tyron Woodley

Lightweight

Lightweights range from 145 to 155 pounds (65.8-70.3 kg.).

  • Eddie Alvarez
  • Edson Barbosa
  • Gilbert Burns
  • Renata Carneiro
  • Donald Cerrone
  • Michael Chandler
  • Michael Chiesa
  • Beneil Dariush
  • Marc Diakiese
  • Nate Diaz
  • Rafael dos Anjos
  • Frankie Edgar
  • Josh Emmett
  • Paul Felder
  • Tony Ferguson
  • Rafael Fiziev
  • Justin Gaethje
  • Mateusz Gamrot
  • Bobby Green
  • Clay Guida
  • Alexander Hernandez
  • Max Holloway
  • Daniel Hooker
  • Al Iaquinta
  • Michael Johnson
  • Rustam Khabilov
  • Joe Lauzon
  • Bruce Lee
  • Kevin Lee
  • Islam Makhachev
  • Jorge Masivdal
  • Jake Matthews
  • Conor McGregor
  • Yancy Medeiros
  • Jim Miller
  • Khabib Nurmagomedov
  • Alex Oliveira
  • Charles Oliveira
  • BJ Penn
  • Anthony Pettis
  • Paddy Pimblett
  • Dustin Poirier
  • Jeremy Stephens
  • Diego Sanchez
  • Arman Tsarukyan
  • Alexander Volkanovski

Featherweight

Featherweights range from 135 to 145 pounds (61.2-65.8 kg.).

  • Jose Aldo
  • Arnold Allen
  • Makwan Amirkhani
  • Raphael Assuncao
  • Edson Barboza
  • Mirsad Bektic
  • Alex Caceres
  • Renato Carneiro
  • Giga Chikadze
  • Dooho Choi
  • Frankie Edgar
  • Darren Elkins
  • Josh Emmett
  • Urijah Faber
  • Clay Guida
  • Max Holloway
  • Daniel Hooker
  • Dan Ige
  • Michael Johnson
  • Chan Sung Jung
  • Calvin Kattar
  • Bruce Lee
  • Zabit Magomedsharipov
  • Conor McGregor
  • Charles Oliveira
  • Brian Ortega
  • Anthony Pettis
  • Dustin Poirier
  • Yair Rodriguez
  • Charles Rosa
  • Jeremy Stephens
  • Cub Swanson
  • Diego Sanchez
  • Ilia Topuria
  • Alexander Volkanovski
  • Sodiq Yusuff

Bantamweight

Bantamweights range from 125-135 pounds (56.7-61.2 kg.).

  • Jose Aldo
  • Thomas Almeida
  • Raphael Assuncao
  • Renan Barao
  • Henry Cejudo
  • Dominick Cruz
  • TJ Dillashaw
  • John Dodson
  • Merab Dvalishvili
  • Frankie Edgar
  • Tim Elliott
  • Urijah Faber
  • Rob Font
  • Cody Garbrandt
  • Bruce Lee
  • Marlon Moraes
  • Pedro Munhoz
  • Sean O’Malley
  • Jimmie Ribera
  • Raul Rosas Jr.
  • Cory Sandhagen
  • Aljamian Sterling
  • Marlon Vera
  • Song Yadong
  • Petr Yan

Flyweight

Flyweights range from 115 to 125 pounds (52.2-56.7 kg.).

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  • Joseph Benavidez
  • Henry Cejudo
  • TJ Dillashaw
  • John Dodson
  • Tim Elliott
  • Deiveson Figueiredo
  • Jussier Formiga
  • Demetrious Johnson
  • Kai Kara-France
  • Brandon Moreno
  • Alexandre Pantoja
  • Alex Perez
  • Brandon Royval
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Bantamweight (W)

Bantamweights range from 125-135 pounds (56.7-61.2 kg.).

  • Irene Aldana
  • Alexis Davis
  • Germaine De Randamie
  • Holly Holm
  • Lauren Murphy
  • Amanda Nunes
  • Raquel Pennington
  • Julianna Pena
  • Ronda Rousey
  • Valentina Shevchenko
  • Miesha Tate
  • Ketlen Viera

Flyweight (W)

Flyweights range from 115 to 125 pounds (52.2-56.7 kg.).

  • Jessica Andrade
  • Viviane Araujo
  • Erin Blanchfield
  • Cynthia Calvillo
  • Katylun Cerminara
  • Manon Fiorot
  • Alexa Grasso
  • Joanna Jedrzejczyk
  • Jennifer Maia
  • Molly McCann
  • Maryna Moroz
  • Lauren Murphy
  • Rose Namajunas
  • Amanda Ribas
  • Taila Santos
  • Valentina Shevchenko
  • Tatiana Suarez
  • Paige VanZant
  • Joanne Wood

Strawweight (W)

Strawweights have no minimum weight and a maximum of 115 pounds (52.2 kg.).

  • Jessica Andrade
  • Cynthia Calvillo
  • Mackenzie Dern
  • Carla Esparza
  • Claudia Gadelha
  • Alexa Grasso
  • Angela Hill
  • Joanna Jedrzejczyk
  • Karolina Kowalkiewicz
  • Amanda Lemos
  • Randa Markos
  • Maryna Moroz
  • Rose Namajunas
  • Jessica Penne
  • Amanda Ribas
  • Tatiana Suarez
  • Tecias Torres
  • Paiva VanZant
  • Michelle Waterson-Gomez
  • Zhang Weili
  • Joanne Wood

Note that several fighters can compete in multiple classes. Also, some were made available via pre-order and/or DLC.

It should be noted that EA stated shortly after the launch that new fighters will be added over the weeks and months to come. Here are the fighters that the UFC team has stated will be added, plus when to expect each:

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  • December 2023: Yan Xiaonan, Amir Albazi
  • January 2024: Ian Machado Garry, Mike Malott, Charles Jourdain, Mayra Bueno Silva, Jailton Almeida
  • February 2024: Bryce Mitchell, Mayce Barver, Joe Pyfer
  • March 2024: Sean Brady, Jalin Turner

This will be updated to reflect future additions.

That’s all we know about the roster of fighters in UFC 5, learn more from our other UFC 5 guides here:

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Chris is a gaming writer for Dexerto who has covered the sports and gaming scenes for over five years.