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 Women’s P4P Fighters (6/28/19)

1) Amanda Nunes (1)
2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)
3) Cristiane Venacio (3)
4) Jessica Andrade (4)
5) Tatiana Suarez (5)
6) Rose Namajunas (6)
7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8)
8) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (9)
9) Seo Hee Ham (10)
10) Julia Budd (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Germaine de Randamie, Sarah Kaufman, Kayla Harrison, Holly Holm, Felicia Spencer

*Ronda Rousey and Ketlen Vieira are ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Open Weights (6/28/19)

1) Sarah Kaufman (1)
2) Kayla Harrison (2)
3) Gabi Garcia (3)
4) Larissa Pacheco (7)
5) Genah Fabian (N/A)
6) Jozette Cotton (8)
7) Roberta Samad (4)
8) Bobbi-Jo Dalziel (5)
9) Morgan Frier (9)
10) Audrey Puello (10)

Honorable Mentions

Kendra Wilczynski, Sarah Patterson, Moriel Charneski, Brittney Elkin, Romely Flanegin

*Lei’D Tapa, Crystal Stokes, Yoshiko Hirano, Destanie Yarbrough and Oksana Gagloeva are all ineligible due to inactivity. Reina Miura has vacated the weight class.

Top 10 Women’s Featherweights (6/28/19)

1) Amanda Nunes (1)
2) Cristiane Venacio (2)
3) Julia Budd (4)
4) Felicia Spencer (5)
5) Megan Anderson (6)
6) Arlene Blencowe (7)
7) Talita Nogueira (8)
8) Olga Rubin (9)
9) Amanda Bell (10)
10) Pam Sorenson (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Amber Leibrock, Leslie Smith, Leah Letson, Cindy Dandois, Hatice Ozyurt

*Amanda Nunes is ranked in multiple classes but is an exception to the rule. Ediane Gomes is ineligible due to inactivity. Holly Holm, Pannie Kianzad and Julija Stoliarenko have all vacated the weight class.

Top 10 Women’s Bantamweights (6/28/19)

1) Amanda Nunes (1) 
2) Holly Holm (2)
3) Germaine de Randamie (3)
4) Aspen Ladd (4)
5) Raquel Pennington (5) 
6) Cat Zingano (6)
7) Yana Kunitskaya (7)
8) Irene Aldana (8)
9) Lina Lansberg (9)
10) Tonya Evinger (10)

Honorable Mentions

Macy Chiasson, Marion Reneau, Talita Bernardo, Julia Avila, Julianna Pena

*Amanda Nunes is ranked in multiple divisions but is an exception. Ronda Rousey, Ketlen Vieira and Sara McMann are all ineligible. 
Viviane Araujo has vacated the weight class.

Top 10 Women’s Flyweights (6/28/19)

1) Valentina Shevchenko (1)
2) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (2)
3) Jessica Eye (3)
4) Liz Carmouche (4)
5) Jennifer Maia (5)
6) Vanessa Porto (6)
7) Roxanne Modafferi (7)
8) Andrea Lee (8)
9) Katlyn Chookagian (9)
10) Joanne Calderwood (10)

Honorable Mentions

Montana De La Rosa, Paige VanZant, Antonina Shevchenko, Pearl Gonzalez, Viviane Araujo

*Agnieszka Niedźwiedź is ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Strawweights (6/28/19)

1) Jéssica Andrade (1)
2) Tatiana Suarez (2)
3) Rose Namajunas (3)
4) Joanna Jędrzejczyk (4)
5) Nina Ansaroff (5)
6) Claudia Gadelha (6)
7) Weili Zhang (7)
8) Carla Esparza (8)
9) Michelle Waterson (9)
10) Cynthia Calvillo (10)

Honorable Mentions

Tecia Torres, Randa Markos, Alexa Grasso, Xiaonan Yan, Brianna Van Buren

*Jessica Penne and Mackenzie Dern are both ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Atomweights (6/28/19)

1) Seo Hee Ham (1)
2) Ayaka Hamasaki (2)
3) Jinh Yu Frey (3)
4) Ashley Cummins (4)
5) Miyuu Yamamoto (N/A)
6) Kanna Asakura (N/A)
7) Tomo Maesawa (5)
8) Mina Kurobe (6)
9) Viviane Pereira (7)
10) Alesha Zappitella (8)

Honorable Mentions

Alyssa Garcia, Emi Tomimatsu, Jeong Eun Park, Suwanan Boonsorn, Emi Sato

*Lisbeth Lopez Silva is ineligible due to inactivity. Satomi Takano and Yulia Litvinceva have vacated the weight class.

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