Please note that there was not a MMA Freak Women’s Rankings for August.

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 (7/29/19)

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

Honorable Mentions

Germaine de Randamie, Sarah Kaufman, Kayla Harrison, Jessica Andrade, Ayaka Hamasaki

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

Top 10 Women’s Open Weights (7/29/19)

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

Honorable Mentions

Sarah Petzold, Moriel Charneski, Brittney Elkin, Romely Flanegin, Lucie Gotthard

*Lei’D Tapa, Yoshiko Hirano, Destanie Yarbrough, Oksana Gagloeva, Jozette Cotton and Audrey Puello are all ineligible due to inactivity.
Crystal Stokes has retired from active competition.

Top 10 Women’s Featherweights (7/29/19)

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

Honorable Mentions

Leah Letson, Jessica Borga, Amber Leibrock, Cindy Dandois, Iony Razafiarison

*Amanda Nunes is ranked in multiple classes but is an exception to the rule.

**Ediane Gomes and Talita Nogueira are both ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Bantamweights (7/29/19)

1) Amanda Nunes (1)
2) Germaine de Randamie (3)
3) Holly Holm (2)
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, Julia Avila, Julianna Pena, Viviane Araujo

*Amanda Nunes is ranked in multiple divisions but is an exception. 

**Ronda Rousey, Ketlen Vieira and Sara McMann are all ineligible.

Top 10 Women’s Flyweights (7/29/19)

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 (7/29/19)

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

Honorable Mentions

Randa Markos, Alexa Grasso, Xiaonan Yan, Brianna Van Buren, Marina Rodriguez

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

Top 10 Women’s Atomweights (7/29/19)

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

Honorable Mentions

Jeong Eun Park, Suwanan Boonsorn, Emi Sato, Rena Kubota, Satomi Takano

*Lisbeth Lopez Silva and Kanna Asakura are both ineligible due to inactivity.

**MMA Freak Atomweight rankings cut off at 108 pounds to include the Rizin Super Atomweight division.

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