Following his decisive win over Gray Maynard, Nate Diaz has moved up to No. 5 in the latest UFC lightweight rankings.
Maynard dropped three spots to eighth with the defeat.
Diaz, a former No. 1 contender, snapped his two-fight losing skid by besting Maynard. It was the second win over Maynard for Diaz, as the two were also cast members on The Ultimate Fighter.
Several fighters moved up a spot or down one in the welterweight division and female bantamweight ranks.