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MMA4Real's June Middleweight Rankings

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Middleweight

1. Anderson Silva

2. Dan Henderson

3. Nate Marquardt

4. Gegard Mousasi

5. Yushin Okami

6. Yoshihiro Akiyama

7. Jorge Santiago

8. Robbie Lawler

9. Demian Maia

10. Thales Leites

-#1 Anderson Silva will be taking on #4 ranked LHW Forrest Griffin at UFC 101.  #2 Dan Henderson will be taking on unranked Michael Bisping at UFC 100 for the UFC #1 contenders spot.  #3 Nate Marquardt will be taking on #9 Demian Maia at UFC 102.  #4 Gegard Mousasi will be moving up to LHW to fight #7 ranked LHW Babalu Sobral at Affliction 3.  #5 Yushin Okami is on the shelf with an injury currently.  #6 Yoshihiro Akiyama will take on unranked Alan Belcher at UFC 100.  #7 Jorge Santiago will be taking on unranked Vitor Belfort at Affliction 3 in a big MW fight.  Belfort would crack the top ten with a win there.  #8 Robbie Lawler just dropped a few spots due to his loss to highly ranked Jake Shields at the last Strikeforce event.  #10 Thales Leites will be taking on Alessio Sakara at UFC 101.  Some big fights coming up on the horizon with quite a few guys knocking on the door of the top ten.