One of the many unsolved mysteries in the UFC is the always popular Pound for Pound ranking system. Playing the “what if” game is a great conversation to have and builds excitement for a potential superfight. Problem is, it really doesn’t amount to much in the big scheme of things. The reality of biased media voting on the P4P rankings is a recipe for disaster. Not a believer? Check it out below.
This is how one of the voting panelist — Brazilian editor Marcelo Russio posted on his twitter account— changed his pound for pound rankings after McGregor’s record-breaking 13 second knockout of Aldo at UFC 194
So the question stands, how valid are the votes for the P4P ranking and do they only serve as just good conversation?