MMA Rankings

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings: March 2015

Please note the rankings are voted on by a panel of writers and the previous ranks (2/26/15) are in parenthesis: Featherweights 1) Cris “Cyborg” Justino (N/A) – Invicta FC Champion – Will next defend her title on July 10th against TBD. 2) Marloes “Rumina” Coenen (1) 3) Julia “The Jewel” Budd (2) 4) Faith “The Immortal” Van Duin (3) – Fights Amanda Bell at Invicta FC 12 for a possible title shot. 5) Annalisa

Top 10 Women’s P4P rankings: March 2015

Note the rankings are voted on by a panel of writers. Also note the previous rankings (2/26/15) are in parenthesis: 1) Ronda Rousey (1) Ronda Rousey will be defending her title on August 1st against Bethe Correia at UFC 190 taking place in Brazil. Her recent appearance in the WWE didn’t exactly hurt her overall popularity and opened a possible future avenue. 2) Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (N/A) After her successful defense against Charmain Tweet,

Top 10 MMA lightweights: March 2015

Note due to inactivity, TJ Grant is ineligible for the rankings. Also note previous rankings (1/29/15) in parenthesis: 1) Rafael dos Anjos (5) Rafael dos Anjos pulled probably upset of the year when he handled Anthony Pettis from the first bell to last. He is now waiting to face the winner of Donald Cerrone versus Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 2) Anthony Pettis (1) Following a rather lopsided loss, Anthony Pettis will have to reassess his fighting strategy in order to rebound.

Top 10 P4P MMA fighters: March 2015

Due to inactivity, Cain Velasquez is ineligible for the rankings. Also previous rankings (2/6/15) are in parenthesis: 1) Jon Jones (1) Jon Jones will be defending his title against Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 on May 23rd on Memorial Day Weekend. Johnson maybe Jones greatest challenge to date considering his dismantling of Alexander Gustafsson. 2) Jose Aldo (2) There is already some tension between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor leading up to their UFC 189 battle. McGregor might be Aldo’s

Top 10 MMA light heavyweights: March 2015

Due to inactivity, Rashad Evans is ineligible for the rankings. Previous rankings (2/22/15) are in parenthesis: 1) Jon Jones (1) Jon Jones will be defending his title against Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 on Memorial Day weekend. Jones has faced some challenging opponents in the past, however Johnson is a completely different animal right now. 2) Anthony Johnson (2) Following a dominant performance, Anthony Johnson will be facing Jon Jones on May 23rd at UFC 187. Johnson has been

Top 10 MMA middleweights: March 2015

Due to suspension and inactivity Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort are ineligible. 1/4/15 rankings in parenthesis: 1) Chris Weidman (1) After another delay due to injury, Chris Weidman will finally defend his title against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 this May 23rd on Memorial day weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. 2) Lyoto Machida (2) Lyoto Machida will be continuing his momentum after his C.B. Dollaway win by fighting Luke Rockhold.   3) Luke Rockhold

Top 10 MMA bantamweights: March 2015

Due to inactivity, Michael McDonald is currently ineligible. Also note previous rankings (1/7/15) in parenthesis: 1) T.J. Dillashaw (1) T.J. Dillashaw is set to defend his title in a rematch against Renan Barao at UFC 186 on April 25th in Montreal. This is a chance to prove that Dillashaw was just that great rather than if Barao just had a down time that night. 2) Renan Barao (2) Searching for redemption, Renan Barao has a chance to

Top 10 Women’s P4P rankings: February 2015

Due to inactivity, Cristiane Justino is ineligible for the rankings. Also note that the previous rankings (1/15/15) are listed in parenthesis: 1) Ronda Rousey (1) Ronda Rousey maybe in for her greatest challenge to date when she faces Cat Zingano at UFC 184 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Both women has very similar traits in that they are both well rounded athletes, despite Zingano’s lack of an Olympic Bronze medal in judo. 2)

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings: February 2015

Please note that the rankings are voted on by a panel of MMA Freak writers and that the previous rankings (1/12/15) are in parenthesis: Featherweights 1) Marloes Coenen (1) – Will probably be fighting Julia Budd later this year for the vacant Bellator Women’s Featherweight belt. 2) Julia “The Jewel” Budd (2) – Recently made her Bellator debut against fellow Canadian Gabrielle Holloway at Bellator 133. 3) Faith “The Immortal” Van Duin (3) 4) Talita “Treta”

Top 10 MMA light heavyweights: February 2015

Due to inactivity and moving down in weight respectively, Rashad Evans and Dan Henderson are both ineligible for the rankings: 1) Jon Jones (1) Jon Jones now has a defined opponent in Anthony Johnson who will challenge him at UFC 187 on Memorial Day Weekend May 23rd. Because of Johnson’s athleticism and power at light heavyweight, Jones maybe in for his greatest challenge in the man known as Rumble. 2) Anthony Johnson (5) His dismantling of Alexander Gustafsson is