MMA Top 10 Featherweights: WEC on Top, but Where's Wagnney?

World Extreme Cagefighting is home to the best featherweights in MMA. Mike Brown is the undisputed champion of the world, he should have a great fight with Jose Aldo late this year, and Urijah Faber, the man Brown beat twice, is still probably the WEC's biggest draw.

But there's one problem with the WEC's featherweights: They're not doing enough to promote Wagnney Fabiano. You could make a case that Fabiano is more deserving of a title shot against Brown than Aldo is, and Fabiano certainly deserves to be heavily promoted as a future title contender. Instead, Fabiano's fight with Erik Koch next month isn't even on the live TV portion of the card.

I think if you're the No. 3 fighter in the world in your weight class, you deserve to fight on TV, and as you can see below, that's where I rank Fabiano in a talented field of featherweights.

Top 10 Featherweights in MMA
1. Mike Brown
2. Urijah Faber
3. Wagnney Fabiano
4. Jose Aldo
5. Hatsu Hioki
6. Leonard Garcia
7. Rafael Assuncao
8. Yuji Hoshino
9. Joe Warren
10. Josh Grispi

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