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All-time UFC men's flyweight champions

He had to defeat Joseph Benavidez twice to earn it, so Deiveson Figueiredo was overjoyed to be holding the UFC men's flyweight title belt following his July 18 victory. Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

The champions are listed in reverse chronological order.

Click here for the list of current UFC champions in each division and here for the champions in each MMA promotion.

All-time UFC champions by division:
Heavyweight | Light heavyweight
Middleweight | Welterweight
Lightweight | Men's featherweight
Men's bantamweight | Men's flyweight
Women's featherweight
Women's bantamweight
Women's flyweight
Strawweight

Current champion

Deiveson Figueiredo
Won title: July 18, 2020
Outcome: SUB1 over Joseph Benavidez (UFC Fight Night: Figueiredo vs. Benavidez 2)
Defenses: 0


Past champions

Henry Cejudo
Won title: Aug. 4, 2018
Outcome: SD5 over Demetrious Johnson (UFC 227)
Defenses: 1


Demetrious Johnson
Won title: Sept. 22, 2012
Outcome: SD5 over Joseph Benavidez (UFC 152)*
Defenses: 11

* -- Earned inaugural title by winning finale of four-man tournament