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Latest UFC rankings: Neil Magny cracks top 10 following Kelvin Gastelum win in Monterrey

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Top flyweight contender Henry Cejudo also improved his position, jumping up two spots to No. 3.

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently updated its "official" fighter rankings in the wake of last weekend's UFC Fight Night 78 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which took place on Saturday (Nov. 21, 2015) inside Monterrey Arena in Monterrey, Mexico.

For complete "Magny vs. Gastelum" results and play-by-play click here.

As expected, Neil Magny got himself into the thick of things at 170 pounds, clocking in at No. 9 after holding off Kelvin Gastelum in the Monterrey main event. The former Ultimate Fighter (TUF) champ also improved his welterweight position, thanks to a gutsy performance in defeat, climbing two spots to No. 13.

That's not all.

Here's what the latest ranking field looks like courtesy of UFC.com. Note: (+/- = movement in rankings, *NR = Not previously ranked).

POUND-FOR-POUND
1 Jose Aldo
2 Demetrious Johnson
3 Chris Weidman
4 Jon Jones +1
5 TJ Dillashaw -1
6 Fabricio Werdum +1
7 Robbie Lawler -1
8 Daniel Cormier
9 Rafael dos Anjos
10 Cain Velasquez
11 Ronda Rousey
12 Conor McGregor
13 Joanna Jedrzejczyk +1
14 Holly Holm -1
15 Anthony Pettis -1

FLYWEIGHT
Champion: Demetrious Johnson
1 Joseph Benavidez
2 John Dodson
3 Henry Cejudo +2
4 Ian McCall
5 Jussier Formiga -2
6 Kyoji Horiguchi
7 John Moraga
8 Zach Makovsky
9 Dustin Ortiz
10 Ray Borg
11 Wilson Reis
12 Ali Bagautinov
13 Louis Smolka
14 Chris Cariaso -1
15 Sergio Pettis

BANTAMWEIGHT
Champion: TJ Dillashaw
1 Dominick Cruz
2 Renan Barao
3 Raphael Assuncao
4 Urijah Faber
5 Aljamain Sterling
6 Bryan Caraway
7 Thomas Almeida
8 Michael McDonald
9 Takeya Mizugaki
10 Johnny Eduardo
11 Eddie Wineland
12 John Lineker
13 Frankie Saenz
14 Francisco Rivera
15 Iuri Alcantara

FEATHERWEIGHT
Champion: Jose Aldo
1 Conor McGregor (Interim Champion)
2 Frankie Edgar
3 Chad Mendes
4 Ricardo Lamas
5 Max Holloway
6 Cub Swanson
7 Charles Oliveira
8 Jeremy Stephens
9 Dennis Bermudez
10 Nik Lentz
11 Hacran Dias
12 Darren Elkins
13 Tatsuya Kawajiri
14 Clay Guida
15 Thiago Tavares

LIGHTWEIGHT
Champion: Rafael dos Anjos
1 Anthony Pettis
2 Donald Cerrone
3 Khabib Nurmagomedov
4 Eddie Alvarez
5 Michael Johnson
6 Edson Barboza
7 Benson Henderson
8 Tony Ferguson
9 Myles Jury
10 Beneil Dariush
11 Al Iaquinta
12 Bobby Green
13 Dustin Poirier
14 Nate Diaz
15 Jim Miller

WELTERWEIGHT
Champion: Robbie Lawler
1 Rory MacDonald
2 Tyron Woodley
3 Johny Hendricks
4 Carlos Condit
5 Matt Brown
6 Demian Maia
7 Dong Hyun Kim
8 Stephen Thompson
9 Neil Magny +4
10 Tarec Saffiedine -1
11 Rick Story -1
12 Gunnar Nelson -1
13 Kelvin Gastelum +2
14 Thiago Alves -2
15 Jake Ellenberger -1

MIDDLEWEIGHT
Champion: Chris Weidman
1 Luke Rockhold
2 Jacare Souza
3 Yoel Romero
4 Vitor Belfort
5 Lyoto Machida
6 Tim Kennedy
7 Michael Bisping
8 Robert Whittaker +1
9 Gegard Mousasi -1
10 Thales Leites
11 Uriah Hall
12 CB Dollaway
13 Derek Brunson
14 Dan Henderson
15 Roan Carneiro

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Daniel Cormier
1 Jon Jones
2 Anthony Johnson
3 Alexander Gustafsson
4 Ryan Bader
5 Glover Teixeira
6 Ovince Saint Preux
7 Rashad Evans
8 Mauricio Rua
9 Jimi Manuwa
10 Rampage Jackson
11 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
12 Patrick Cummins
13 Corey Anderson
14 Rafael Cavalcante
15 Gian Villante

HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Fabricio Werdum
1 Cain Velasquez
2 Junior Dos Santos
3 Stipe Miocic
4 Andrei Arlovski
5 Travis Browne
6 Josh Barnett
7 Mark Hunt
8 Ben Rothwell
9 Alistair Overeem
10 Frank Mir
11 Roy Nelson
12 Antonio Silva
13 Matt Mitrione
14 Jared Rosholt
15 Alexey Oliynyk

WOMEN'S STRAWWEIGHT
Champion: Joanna Jedrzejczyk
1 Claudia Gadelha
2 Carla Esparza
3 Rose Namajunas
4 Jessica Penne
5 Tecia Torres
6 Valerie Letourneau
7 Paige VanZant
8 Randa Markos
9 Joanne Calderwood
10 Maryna Moroz
11 Michelle Waterson
12 Jessica Aguilar
13 Juliana Lima
14 Felice Herrig
15 Aisling Daly

WOMEN'S BANTAMWEIGHT
Champion: Holly Holm
1 Ronda Rousey
2 Miesha Tate
3 Cat Zingano
4 Amanda Nunes
5 Sarah Kaufman
6 Julianna Pena
7 Sara McMann
8 Bethe Correia
9 Jessica Eye
10 Liz Carmouche
11 Marion Reneau
12 Raquel Pennington
13 Germaine de Randamie
14 Jessica Andrade
15 Lauren Murphy

There you have it.

You can expect these standings to change -- especially in the welterweight division -- when the UFC Fight Night 78 event goes down this Saturday (Nov. 28, 2015) in Seoul, South Korea. To check out the finalized "Henderson vs. Masvidal" fight card and line up click here.

Until then, let us know what you think of the latest rankings movement in the comments section below.