In the updated UFC rankings, the Argentinean fighter is now sitting in the #7 ranking at 170, after moving up three spots. Magny, meanwhile, slipped three positions and is now #11.
The victory extended Ponzinibbio’s winning streak to 7, and it moved his overall UFC record to a very impressive, 9-2. So, it’s not surprising to see him closing in on the top five.
Ricardo Lamas also received a rankings bump, after finishing Darren Elkins at the aforementioned event, as the featherweight contender moved up two spots and is now #11. Elkins slipped a position and is currently ranked #15.
UFC Argentina took place in Buenos, Aires.