Top 5  UFC Bantamweights To Watch Out In 2021

The current UFC Bantamweight  is arguably the most stacked division in the entire UFC  Roster. Here's a look at some of the top prospects to capture the strap in 2021

TJ Dillashaw

The former 2 time UFC Bantamweight Champion, TJ Dillashaw is back after a 2 year suspension due to PEDs. But the unpredictable, Dillashaw is well known for his electrifying performances inside the octagon. He is scheduled to take on fellow rising star, Cory Sandhagen on May 9. With a win over Sandhagen, TJ will be back in the title picture and may grab the Bantamweight strap by end of 2021.

"The Former Bantamweight Champion,  Cody "No Love" Garbrandt made his emphatic return into the Title picture with a KO win over perennial Bantamweight Title  contender, Rafael Assuncao at UFC 250. He was potentially set to face Figueiredo. But was unable to compete after catching Covid. Now Garbrandt is set to face another top contender Rob Font on May 23. With a win over Font will put Garbrandt in a prime position for another title shot.

Cody Garbrandt

   Cory Sandhagen

Cory Sandhagen is coming of back to back performance of the night bonuses via KO wins over top contenders Marlon Moraes and Frankie Edgar. By which Sandhagen has once again put himself on a lead and a win away from a Title shot.

Rob Font

Riding on a 3 fight win streak, Rob Font has recently made a statement in the Bantamweight division with a KO over Moraes. Now the Puerto Rican Star is set to take on Garbrandt on May 23, which promises to be a fire fight as both have Knockout power to finish each other out.

Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz is widely regarded as the Greatest Bantamweight to ever step foot inside the octagon, and a name that every Bantamweight Champion would love to have on their resume. As that being said Cruz can get a instant title shot, when ever he wants, But Dominick wants his way back up without any shortcut after getting back into win column with a SD win over rising prospect Casey Kenney and now is set to take on Knockout artist Sean O'Malley

Notable Mentions

Marlon Chito Vera and Suga Sean O'Malley are rising young prospects. As there first fight mate an Anti Climatic end, According to O'Malley, He hurt his leg via a fall and protested his loss later on. Hence, there is no conclusion to who was the better man. On the other hand Vera also lost to Aldo in a close fight. However Both fighters are young and skilled enough to rise back into title contention by the end of 2021.