Fighters serving suspensions related to positive drug tests or inactive for over 12 months is ineligible for rankings:

Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (8/30/18)

1) Cristiane “Cyborg” Venacio (1)
2) Amanda Nunes (2) 
3) Valentina Shevchenko (3)
4) Holly Holm (4)
5) Rose Namajunas (5)
6) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6)
7) Nicco Montano (7) 
8) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (8)
9) Seo Hee Ham (9)
10) Ariane Lipski (10)

Honorable Mentions

Julia Budd, Megan Anderson, Roxanne Modafferi, Agnieszka Niedźwiedz, Ketlen Vieira

*Ronda Rousey is currently ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity and venturing into professional wrestling.

Top 10 Women’s Open Weights (8/30/18)

1) Kayla Harrison (1)
2) Gabi Garcia (2)
3) Jozette Cotton (3)
4) Destanie Yarbrough (4)
5) Yoshiko Hirano (5)
6) Sarah Patterson (N/A)
7) Begimzhan Kasyanova (6)
8) Brittany Elkin (8)
9) Veronika Futina (9)
10) Crystal Stokes (10) 

*Lei’D TapaYulduz Mamatkulov and Oksana Gagloeva are all ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Featherweights (8/30/18)

1) Cristiane “Cyborg” Venacio (1) 
2) Holly Holm (2)
3) Julia “The Jewel” Budd (3) 
4) Megan Anderson (4)
5) Arlene “Angerfist” Blencowe (5)
6) Talita Nogueira (6)
7) Felicia “FeeNom” Spencer (7)
8) Pam Sorenson (9)
9) Helena Kolesnyk (10)
10) Amber Leibrock (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Larissa Pacheco, Marciea Allen, Pannie Kianzad, Katharina Lehner, Macy Chiasson

*Holly Holm is ranked in two weight classes due to her crossover between the two divisions but this is an exception to the rules. Ediane Gomes and Amanda Bell are both ineligible for the women’s rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Bantamweights (8/30/18)

1) Amanda Nunes (1) 
2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)
3) Holly Holm (3)
4) Ketlen Vieira (4)
5) Raquel Pennington (5) 
6) Tonya “Triple Threat” Evinger (6)
7) Cat Zingano (7)
8) Marion Reneau (8)
9) Sara McMann (9)
10) Sarah Kaufman (10)

Honorable Mentions

Aspen Ladd, Lucie Pudilová, Leslie Smith, Yana Kunitskaya, Irene Aldana

*Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko are both ranked in two weight classes due to their crossover between two divisions but this is an exception to the rules. Ronda Rousey is ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 Women’s Flyweights (8/30/18)

1) Valentina Shevchenko (1) 
2) Nicco Montaño (2)
3) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (3) 
4) Ariane Lipski (4)
5) Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi (5)
6) Agnieszka Niedźwiedź (6)
7) Liz Carmouche (7)
8) Jennifer Maia (8)
9) Katlyn Chookagian (9)
10) Vanessa Porto (10)

Honorable Mentions

Jessica Eye, Andrea Lee, Alexis Davis, Joanne Calderwood, Pearl Gonzalez

*Sarah D’Alelio is ineligible for ranking due to inactivity. Joanna Jędrzejczyk is a strawweight until UFC 231.

Top 10 Women’s Strawweights (8/30/18)

1) Rose Namajunas (1)
2) Joanna Jędrzejczyk (2)
3) Jéssica Andrade (3)
4) Claudia Gadelha (4) 
5) Karolina Kowalkiewicz (5) 
6) Tecia  Torres (6) 
7) Tatiana Suarez Padilla (N/A)
8) Carla Esparza (7) 
9) Cynthia Calvillo (8)
10) Felice Herrig (9)

Honorable Mentions

Nina Ansaroff, Michelle Waterson, Mackenzie Dern, Randa Markos, Livia Renanta Souza

Top 10 Women’s Atomweights (8/30/18)

1) Seo Hee Ham (1)
2) Mina Kurobe (2)
3) Jinh Yu Frey (3)
4) Ashley Cummins (4)
5) Tessa Simpson (5)
6) Kyra Batara (6)
7) Jeong Eun Park (7)
8) Alyssa Garcia (N/A)
9) Satomi Takano (9)
10) Tomo Maesawa (10)

Honorable Mentions

Emi Tomimatsu, Si Woo Park

*Naho Sugiyama is ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.