The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible:

Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/31/19)

1) Jon Jones (1)
2) Daniel Cormier (2)
3) Henry Cejudo (3)
4) Amanda Nunes (4)
5) TJ Dillashaw (5)
6) Cristiane Justino (6)
7) Tyron Woodley (7)
8) Max Holloway (8)
9) Khabib Nurmagomedov (9)
10) Ryan Bader (10)

Honorable Mentions

Valentina Chevchenko, Rose Namajunas, Demetrious Johnson, Robert Whittaker, Colby Covington

*Georges St-Pierre has retired from competition.

Top 10 MMA Flyweights (1/31/19)

1) Henry Cejudo (1)
2) Demetrious Johnson (2)
3) Jussier da Silva (4)
4) Joseph Benavidez (5)
5) Dustin Ortiz (6)
6) Matheus Nicolau (7)
7) Alex Perez (8)
8) Deiveson Figueiredo (9)
9) Sergio Pettis (10)
10) Jose Torres (N/A
)

Honorable Mentions

Jarred Brooks, Louis Smolka, Brandon Moreno, John Moraga, Wilson Reis

*Sergio Pettis is ranked as a flyweight despite his previous fight at bantamweight. Ray Borg is ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Bantamweights (1/31/19)

1) TJ Dillashaw (1)
2) Cody Garbrandt (2)
3) Marlon Moraes (4)
4) Raphael Assuncao (3)
5) Aljamain Sterling (5)
6) John Lineker (6)
7) Jimmie Rivera (7)
8) Kyoji Horiguchi (N/A)
9) Darrion Caldwell (8)
10) Eduardo Dantas (10)

Honorable Mentions

Petr Yan, John Dodson, Cody Stamann, Rob Font, Merab Dvalishvili,

*Dominick Cruz is ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Featherweights (1/31/19)

1) Max Holloway (1)
2) Brian Ortega (2)
3) Jose Aldo (3)
4) Frankie Edgar (4)
5) Jeremy Stephens (5)
6) Yair Rodriguez (7)
7) Chan Sung Jung (8)
8) Zabit Magomedsharipov (9)
9) Patricio Freire (10)
10) Alexander Volkanovski (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Chad Mendes, Misrad Bektic, Renato Moicano, Lance Palmer, Ricardo Lamas

Top 10 MMA Lightweights (1/31/19)

1) Khabib Nurmagomedov (1)
2) Tony Ferguson (2)
3) Conor McGregor (3)
4) Dustin Poirier (4)
5) Eddie Alvarez (5)
6) Justin Gaethje (6)
7) Edson Barboza (7)
8) Michael Chandler (8)
9) Anthony Pettis (9)
10) Al Iaquinta (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Kevin Lee, Benson Henderson, Charles Oliveira, Brent Primus, Donald Cerrone

Top 10 MMA Welterweights (1/31/19)

1) Tyron Woodley (1)
2) Colby Covington (2)
3) Kamaru Usman (3)
4) Rafael dos Anjos (4)
5) Darren Till (5)
6) Stephen Thompson (6) 
7) Rory MacDonald (7)
8) Santiago Ponzinibbio (8)
9) Neil Magny (9)
10) Jon Fitch (10)

Honorable Mentions

Douglas Lima, Michael Page, Ray Cooper III, Neiman Gracie, Michael Chiesa

*Nate Diaz, Ben Askren, Robbie Lawler and Jorge Masvidal are all ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Middleweights (1/31/19)

1) Robert Whittacker (1)
2) Yoel Romero (2)
3) Kelvin Gastlum (3)
4) Gegard Mousasi (4)
5) Ronaldo Souza (5)
6) Israel Adesanya (6)
7) Chris Weidman (7)
8) Paulo Costa (8)
9) Lyoto Machida (9)
10) Anderson Silva (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Tom Breese, Rafael Carvalho, Mamed Khalidov, Abuspiyan Magomedov, Jared Cannonier

*Nick Diaz and Luke Rockhold are both ineligible due to inactivity. Georges St-Pierre has officially retired from active MMA competition.

Top 10 MMA Light Heavyweights (1/31/19)

1) Jon Jones (1)
2) Alexander Gustafsson (2)
3) Anthony Smith (3)
4) Thiago Santos (N/A)
5) Jan Blachowicz (4)
6) Cory Anderson (10)
7) Ilir Latifi (5)
8) Volkan Oezdemir (6)
9) Ryan Bader (7)
10) Dominick Reyes (8)

Honorable Mentions

Ovince Saint Preux, Misha Cirkunov, Mauricio Rua, Glover Teixeira, Liam McGeary

*Ryan Bader is ranked as a light heavyweight despite having fought heavyweight bouts.

Top 10 MMA Heavyweights (1/31/19)

1) Daniel Cormier (1)
2) Stipe Miocic (2)
3) Derrick Lewis (3)
4) Francis Ngannou (4)
5) Curtis Blaydes (5)
6) Cain Velasquez (N/A)
7) Alistair Overeem (7)
8) Junior dos Santos (8)
9) Oleksiy Oliynyk (9)
10) Ryan Bader (10)

Honorable Mentions

Alexander Volkov, Cheick Kongo, Marcin Tybura, Vitaly Minakov, Philipe Lins

*Brock Lesnar, Ben Rothwell, Fabricio Werdumand Josh Barnett are ineligible for rankings due to suspensions and inactivity. Ryan Bader is ranked as both heavyweight and light heavyweight.

Until major promotions start utilizing the super lightweight, super welterweight, super middleweight and cruiser weight classes MMA Freak will not generate rankings for fighters in said weight classes.