Mixed martial arts weight classes are weight classes that pertain to the sport of mixed martial arts.
Organizations will often adopt their own rules for weight limits, causing ambiguity in the sport regarding how a weight class should be defined. For a variety of reasons (largely historical), weight classes of the same name can be of vastly different weights. For example, a boxing Middleweight weighs up to 160 pounds, a UFC Middleweight upper limit is 185 lb, and a Pride FC Middleweight upper limit was 93 kg (205 lb).
... Deep sanctions champions for both of men and women, and Deep currently sanctions at 2 weight divisions ... Weight class name Upper limit in kilograms in pounds Flyweight 45 kg 100 lb Lightweight 48 kg 105 lb ...
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