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 (10/31/20)

1) Jon Jones (2)

2) Amanda Nunes (3)

3) Valentina Shevchenko (4)

4) Kamaru Usman (5)

5) Israel Adesanya (6)

6) Stipe Miocic (7)

7) Alexander Volkanovcki (8)

8) Cristiane Venancio (9)

9) Petr Yan (10)

10) Weili Zhang (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Deiveson Figueiredo, Jan Błachowicz, Gegard Mousasi, Ilima-Lei Macfarlane, Patricio Freire

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

**Demetrious Johnson is ineligible due to inactivity.

***Khabib Nurmagomedov has retired from active competition.

Top 10 MMA Flyweights (10/31/20)

1) Deiveson Figueiredo (1)

2) Brandon Moreno (4)

3) Joseph Benavidez (3)

4) Askar Askarov (5)

5) Jarred Brooks (6)

6) Alex Perez (2)

7) Jussier da Silva (7)

8) Alexandre Pantoja (8)

9) Brandon Royval (9)

10) David Dvořák (10)

Honorable Mentions

Zach Makovsky, Raulian Paiva, Tim Elliott, Tagir Ulanbekov, JP Buys

*Demetrious JohnsonJohn Moraga, Roberto Sanchez, Darrell Montague, Danny Martinez, Dustin OrtizHector Sandoval and Ashkan Mokhtarian are ineligible for the rankings due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Bantamweights (10/31/20)

1) Petr Yan (1)

2) Dominick Cruz (2)

3) Aljamain Sterling (3)

4) Cory Sandhagen (4)

5) Marlon Moraes (5)

6) José Aldo (6)

7) Frankie Edgar (7)

8) Cody Garbrandt (8)

9) Jimmie Rivera (9)

10) Cody Stamann (10)

Honorable Mentions

Merab Dvalishvili, Marlon Vera, Rob Font, Sergio Pettis, Juan Archuleta

*TJ Dillashaw is ineligible due to a drug suspension.

Top 10 MMA Featherweights (10/31/20)

1) Alexander Volkanovski (1)

2) Patricio Freire (N/A)

3) Max Holloway (3)

4) Brian Ortega (4)

5) Chan Sung Jung (6)

6) Calvin Kattar (7)

7) Jeremy Stephens (8)

8) Lance Palmer (9)

9) A.J. McKee (10)

10) Darrion Caldwell (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Emmanuel Sanchez, Josh Emmett, Damon Jackson, Goiti Yamauchi, Arnold Allen

*Zabit Magomedsharipov, Yair Rodriguez and Cub Swanson are ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Lightweights (10/31/20)

1) Justin Gaethje (2)

​2) Tony Ferguson (3)

3) Dustin Poirier (4)

4) Patricio Freire (N/A)

5) Michael Chandler (5)

6) Charles Oliveira (6)

7) Beneil Dariush (7)

8) Dan Hooker (9)

9) Rafael dos Anjos (N/A)

10) Paul Felder (10)

Honorable Mentions

Natan Schulte, Renato Moicano, Drew Dober, Georgi Karakhanyan, Thiago Moisés

*Patricio Freire and Eddie Alvarez are both ineligible due to inactivity.

**Khabib Nurmagomedov has retired from active competition.

***Benson Henderson has vacated the weight class.

Top 10 MMA Welterweights (10/31/20)

1) Kamaru Usman (1)

2) Gilbert Burns (2)

3) Jorge Masvidal (3)

4) Colby Covington (4)

5) Tyron Woodley (5)

6) Conor McGregor (N/A)

7) Douglas Lima (7)

8) Neil Magny (9)

​9) Robbie Lawler (10)

10) Geoff Neal (N/A)

Honorable Mentions

Michael Page, Michael Chiesa, Ray Cooper III, Anthony Pettis, Yaroslav Amosov

*Santiago Ponzinibbio, Leon Edwards, Nate Diaz, Stephen Thompson  and Rory MacDonald are all ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Middleweights (10/31/20)

1) Israel Adesanya (1)

2) Robert Whittaker (2)

3) Darren Till (3)

4) Jack Hermansson (4)

5) Kelvin Gastelum (5)

6) Gegard Mousasi (6)

7) Paulo Costa (7)

8) Yoel Romero (8)

9) Jared Connonier (9)

10) Khamzat Chimaev (10)

Honorable Mentions

Derek Brunson, Chris Weidman, Krzysztof Jotko, Charlie Ward, Marvin Vettori

*Uriah Hall and Nick Diaz are both ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Light Heavyweights (10/31/20)

1) Jon Jones (1)

​2) Jan Blachowicz (2)

3) Dominick Reyes (3)

4) Cory Anderson (4)

5) Jiří Procházka (5)

6) Glover Teixeira (6)

7) Nikita Krylov (7)

​8) Volkan Oezdemir (8)

9) Aleksandar Rakić (9)

10) Anthony Smith (10)

Honorable Mentions

Phil Davis, Emiliano Sordi, Vadim Nemkov, Johnny Walker, Paul Craig

*Misha Cirkunov are both ineligible due to inactivity.

Top 10 MMA Heavyweights (10/31/20)

1) Stipe Miocic (1)

2) Francis Ngannou (2)

3) Jairzinho Rozenstruik (3)

4) Curtis Blaydes (4)

5) Alistair Overeem (5)

6) Junior dos Santos (6)

7) Derrick Lewis (7)

8) Ryan Bader (8)

9) Alexander Volkov (9)

10) Fabrício Werdum (10)

Honorable Mentions

Ali Isayev, Greg Hardy, Timothy Johnson, Marcin Tybura, Valentin Moldavsky

*Josh Barnett and Vitaly Minakov are ineligible for rankings due to inactivity.

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.

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