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UFC Rankings See Daniel Cormier, Josh Thomson Move Up

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Daniel Cormier placed himself one spot behind AKA teammate Cain Velasquez in the latest UFC heavyweight rankings.

Cormier, fresh off a win over Frank Mir, is now No. 2 in the weight class. Velasquez, the champion, is a position ahead of ex-champ Junior dos Santos.

Also, Josh Thomson moved into the lightweight Top-10 on the heels of his victory over Nate Diaz. Thomson debuts at No. 8.

There was several other changes, and the entire rankings can be viewed by clicking here.

Also, new rankings will be released next Monday.

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