Dustin Poirier earns entry to ESPN pound-for-pound MMA rankings

Dustin Poirier won the interim lightweight belt on April 13, earning him a shot at the real thing. Logan Riely/Getty Images

Which MMA fighter is the best, regardless of weight division or fight promotion?

ESPN's Brett Okamoto, Ariel Helwani and Jeff Wagenheim provide their top-10 picks, and their votes produce our consensus men's and women's pound-for-pound lists.

(You can find Okamoto's division-by-division rankings here.)

Note: Rankings were updated April 16.

Other fighters receiving a vote: Yoel Romero and Israel Adesanya.