The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the Freak staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for over twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also note that fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case exceptions are made:

Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (2/29/20)

1) Jon Jones (1)
2) Henry Cejudo (2)
3) Amanda Nunes (3)
4) Khabib Nurmagomedov (4)
5) Valentina Shevchenko (5)
6) Kamaru Usman (6)
7) Israel Adesanya (7)
8) Stipe Miocic (8)
9) Daniel Cormier (9)

10) Alexander Volkanovski (10)

Honorable Mentions

Cristiane Venacio, Ryan Bader, Demetrious Johnson, Tony Ferguson, Justin Gaethje

*TJ Dillashaw is ineligible for the rankings due to a drug suspension.

Top 10 MMA Flyweights (2/29/20)

1) Demetrious Johnson (1)
2) Deiveson Figueiredo (3)
3) Joseph Benavidez (2)
4) Brandon Moreno (8)
5) Jussier da Silva (4)
6) Jarred Brooks (6)
7) Alexandre Pantoja (7)

8) Askar Askarov (9)
9) Alex Perez (10)

10) Ray Borg (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Kai Kara-France, Zach MakovskyHector Sandoval, Brandon Royval, David Dvořák

*John Moraga, Roberto Sanchez, Louis Gaudinot, Yao Zhikui, Darrell Montague, Willie Gates, Danny Martinez, Dustin Ortiz and Ashkan Mokhtarian are all ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Bantamweights (2/29/20)

1) Henry Cejudo (1)
2) Marlon Moraes (2)

3) José Aldo (3)
4) Aljamain Sterling (4)
5) Pedro Munhoz (5)
6) Cory Sandhagen (7)
7) Raphael Assuncao (8)

8) Petr Yan (9)
9) Jimmie Rivera (10)
10) Cody Stamann (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Marlon Vera, Rob Font, Sergio Pettis, John Dodson, Leandro Higo

*Dominick Cruz and Cody Garbrandt are both ineligible for rankings due to inactivity.

**TJ Dillashaw is ineligible due to a drug suspension.

Top 10 MMA Featherweights (2/29/20)

1) Alexander Volkanovski (1)
2) Zabit Magomedsharipov (2)
3) Max Holloway (3)
4) Yair Rodriguez (4)
5) Jeremy Stephens (5)
6) Chan Sung Jung (6)

7) Frankie Edgar (7)
8) Patricio Freire (8)

9) Lance Palmer (9)
10) A.J. McKee (10)

Honorable Mentions

Calvin Kattar, Shane Burgos, Cub Swanson, Darrion Caldwell, Emmanuel Sanchez

*Patricio Freire is ranked at both featherweight and lightweight but is an exception to the rule.

**Brian Ortega is ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Lightweights (2/29/20)

1) Khabib Nurmagomedov (1)
2) Tony Ferguson (2)

3) Justin Gaethje (4)
4) Dustin Poirier (3)
5) Patricio Freire (5)

6) Donald Cerrone (6)
7) Michael Chandler (7)
8) Benson Henderson (8)

9) Dan Hooker (9)
10) Paul Felder (10)

Honorable Mentions

Charles Oliveira, Eddie Alvarez, Beneil Dariush, Natan Schulte, Renato Moicano

*Patricio Freire is ranked in two weight classes but is an exception to the rule.

Top 10 MMA Welterweights (2/29/20)

1) Kamaru Usman (1)
2) Jorge Masvidal (3)
3) Colby Covington (2)
4) Nate Diaz (5)
5) Conor McGregor (6)
6) Robbie Lawler (7)
7) Douglas Lima (8)
8) Rory MacDonald (9)
9) Stephen Thompson (10)

10) Leon Edwards (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Demian Maia, Jon Fitch, Michael Page, Michael Chiesa, Ray Cooper III

*Santiago Ponzinibbio are Tyron Woodley both ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Middleweights (2/29/20)

1) Israel Adesanya (1)
2) Robert Whittaker (2)
3) Darren Till (3)
4) Kelvin Gastelum (4)
5) Paulo Costa (5)
6) Yoel Romero (6)
7) Jared Connonier (7)
8) Jack Hermansson (8)
9) Rafael Lovato Jr. (9)
10) Gegard Mousasi (10)

Honorable Mentions

Uriah Hall, Derek Brunson, Aung La N Sang, Omari Akhmedov, Eryk Anders

*Nick Diaz has retired from active competition.

Top 10 MMA Light Heavyweights (2/29/20)

1) Jon Jones (1)
2) Ryan Bader (2)

3) Dominick Reyes (3)
4) Anthony Smith (4)
5) Thiago Santos (5)
6) Jan Blachowicz (6)
7) Cory Anderson (7)
8) Volkan Oezdemir (9)
9) Glover Teixeira (10)

10) Nikita Krylov (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Maurício Rua, Phil Davis, Emiliano Sordi, Vadim Nemkov, Misha Cirkunov

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

Top 10 MMA Heavyweights (2/29/20)

1) Stipe Miocic (1)
2) Daniel Cormier (2)
3) Ryan Bader (3)
4) Francis Ngannou (4)

5) Jairzinho Rozenstruik (5)
6) Curtis Blaydes (6)
7) Alistair Overeem (7)
8) Junior dos Santos (8)
9) Derrick Lewis (9)
10) Walt Harris (10)

Honorable Mentions

Cheick Kongo, Vitaly Minakov, Alexander Volkov, Ali Isayev, Aleksei Oleinik

*Fabrício Werdum and Josh Barnett are both ineligible for rankings due to 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.

Please note that a previous report that Josh Barnett had failed a drug test was due to incorrect information and MMA Freak would like to retract said report.

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