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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings, May 15: How far did Kelvin Gastelum climb?

Posted On: May 16, 2018   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

It was a close fight in the UFC 224 co-main event, but Kelvin Gastelum topped Ronaldo Souza this past Saturday night.
Gastelum took a split decision from Souza at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro in a back-and-forth fight. Gastelum was the No. 8 middleweight in our rankings going in, and Souza was No. 5.
So what did Gastelum's crucial win mean in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings?
Gastelum moved up, but by how much? Check out his movement, as well as the movement in our other weight classes after a busy weekend in MMA that also included Bellator 199 in San Jose, Calif.

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