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UFC rankings updated after UFC Fight Night 65: Mark Hunt drops to No. 6, Robert Whittaker debuts

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Pictured: Robert Whittaker
Pictured: Robert Whittaker
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The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following the UFC Fight Night 65 event, which went down this past weekend (Sat., May 9, 2015) on UFC Fight Pass from inside Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, South Australia.

For complete "Miocic vs. Hunt" results and play-by-play click here.

As expected, Mark Hunt took a tumble down the heavyweight charts, landing at No. 6 after a lopsided technical knockout loss to Stipe Miocic (watch it), who stands fast at No. 4 and will probably stay there unless Travis Browne loses to Andrei Arlovski at UFC 187.

Elsewhere on the charts, Robert Whittaker made his middleweight debut at No. 14, thanks to a blistering first-round knockout over Brad Tavares (video). As expected, the Hawaiian was booted from the list with the addition of the Australian "Reaper."

Here's what the entire 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 Ronda Rousey
5 Cain Velasquez
6 TJ Dillashaw
7 Rafael dos Anjos
8 Robbie Lawler
9 Anderson Silva
10 Anthony Pettis
10 Renan Barao
12 Fabricio Werdum
13 Johny Hendricks
14 Vitor Belfort
15 Dominick Cruz

FLYWEIGHT
Champion: Demetrious Johnson
1 John Dodson
2 Joseph Benavidez
3 Ian McCall
4 Jussier Formiga +1
5 John Moraga -1
6 John Lineker
7 Kyoji Horiguchi
8 Henry Cejudo +1
9 Zach Makovsky -1
10 Chris Cariaso
11 Dustin Ortiz
12 Wilson Reis +1
13 Timothy Elliott -1
14 Chico Camus
15 Brad Pickett

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

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

LIGHTWEIGHT
Champion: Rafael dos Anjos
1 Anthony Pettis
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov
3 Donald Cerrone
4 Gilbert Melendez
5 Michael Johnson
6 Benson Henderson
7 Edson Barboza
8 Myles Jury
9 Josh Thomson
10 Eddie Alvarez
11 Bobby Green
12 Tony Ferguson
13 Al Iaquinta
14 Beneil Dariush
15 Jorge Masvidal

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

MIDDLEWEIGHT
Champion: Chris Weidman
1 Luke Rockhold
2 Jacare Souza
3 Vitor Belfort
4 Anderson Silva +1
5 Lyoto Machida -1
6 Yoel Romero
7 Gegard Mousasi
8 Tim Kennedy
9 Michael Bisping
10 Thales Leites
11 CB Dollaway
12 Costas Philippou
13 Tim Boetsch
14 Robert Whittaker *NR
15 Roan Carneiro

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT
1 Anthony Johnson
2 Alexander Gustafsson
3 Daniel Cormier
4 Rashad Evans
5 Ryan Bader
6 Glover Teixeira
7 Ovince Saint Preux
8 Jimi Manuwa
9 Mauricio Rua
10 Rampage Jackson +1
11 Rafael Cavalcante -1
12 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
13 Fabio Maldonado
14 Patrick Cummins
15 Jan Blachowicz

HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Cain Velasquez
1 Fabricio Werdum (Interim Champion)
2 Junior Dos Santos
3 Travis Browne
4 Stipe Miocic
5 Josh Barnett +1
6 Mark Hunt -1
7 Andrei Arlovski
8 Alistair Overeem
9 Ben Rothwell
10 Frank Mir
11 Roy Nelson
12 Matt Mitrione
13 Antonio Silva
14 Stefan Struve
15 Mirko Cro Cop

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

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

You can expect these standings to change -- especially in the featherweight and middleweight divisions -- when UFC Fight Night 66 goes down this Saturday (May 16, 2015) inside the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines. To check out the entire "Edgar vs. Faber" 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.