Female Athletes The Best Active Female Boxers  

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List Rules Only current active female boxers who have not announced their retirement

Who are the best active female boxers currently fighting in the sport? Is it Cecilia Braekhus or Christina Hammer? This list of the very best active female boxers includes a number of current boxing champions as well as contenders for belts in numerous weight classes including Middleweight, Welterweight, and Bantamweight divisions. If you're new to the sport and are trying to find out who the best female boxers are right now, this list is the perfect place to start.

Who is the best female boxer in the world? Vote on who you think the greatest female boxer is right now in the list below and if you see any female boxers missing from the list, add them so that other boxing fans and Rankers can vote on your additions!

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1
558 188
Cecilia Brækhus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight, Light welterweight

WBA Welterweight super champion 2018 (WBC, IBF, WBO)

2
299 118
Katie Taylor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kevin Coughlan added Lightweight

WBA Lightweight super champion 2018, IBF Lightweight champion 2018

3
364 175
Claressa Shields is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
MAugust810 added Claressa Shields Middleweight

WBA Middleweight champion 2018, IFB Middleweight Champion 2018

4
132 82
Mariana Juarez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Mariana Juarez Flyweight, Bantamweight

WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

5
153 104
Amanda Serrano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Amanda Serrano Lightweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

6
114 98
Erica Farias is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Erica Farias Light Welterweight

7
110 99
Christian Hammer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Middleweight, Super Middleweight

WBC Middleweight champion 2016, WBO Middleweight champion, 2010

8
77 74
Melissa Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Melissa Hernandez Super Featherweight

9
63 60
Susie Ramadan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Susie Ramadan Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight

10
67 65
Kali Reis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kali Reis Lightweight, Middleweight

11
30 32
Ava Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ava Knight Flyweight

12
53 66
Jelena Mrdjenovich is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jelena Mrdjenovich Featherweight, Super featherweight

WBA Featherweight super champion (2018), WBC Featherweight champion 2018

13
30 40
Alejandra Oliveras is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alejandra Oliveras Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

14
25 35
Zulina Munoz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Zulina Munoz Super Flyweight

15
16 22
Daniela Romina Bermudez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Daniela Romina Bermudez Super Flyweight

WBO Bantamweight champion 2017

16
30 44
Jackie Nava is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

17
0 0
Jessica McCaskill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ricardo Ramos added Jessica McCaskill

18
20 30
Alesia Graf is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alesia Graf Bantamweight

19
28 42
Layla McCarter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Layla McCarter Lightweight, Welterweight

20
15 24
Jessica Chavez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jessica Chavez Flyweight

21
13 21
Irma Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Irma Sanchez Light Flyweight

22
26 41
Anne-Sophia Mathis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anne-Sophia Mathis Lightweight, Light Welterweight, Welterweight

23
22 35
Celeste Peralta is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Celeste Peralta Super Lightweight

24
12 20
Esmeralda Moreno is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Esmeralda Moreno Light Flyweight

25
21 34
Diana Prazak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Diana Prazak Lightweight, Super Featherweight, Light Welterweight

26
11 19
Anabel Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anabel Ortiz Minimumweight

WBA Minimumweight/Mini Flyweight champion 2013

27
14 24
Etsuko Tada is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Etsuko Tada Minimumweight

28
12 21
Alicia Ashley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

29
17 29
Ayaka Miyao is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ayaka Miyao Minimumweight

30
9 18
Susianna Kentikian is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
LaphaetonZ added Flyweight

31
12 23
Naoko Fujioka is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Naoko Fujioka Light Flyweight, Super Flyweight

WBA Flyweight champion 2017

32
15 28
Oxandia Castillo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Oxandia Castillo Light Middleweight

33
8 17
Ibeth Zamora Silva is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ibeth Zamora Silva Flyweight

WBC Flyweight champion 2018

34
10 22
Yesica Marcos is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yesica Marcos Super Bantamweight

35
11 24
Marcela Acuña is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

IBF Super Bantamweight/Junior Featherweight 2018

36
15 31
Jazmin Ortega is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jazmin Ortega Flyweight

37
11 27
Chevelle Hallback is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight

38
8 22
Claudia Lopez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Claudia Lopez Lightweight

39
6 20
Yazmín Rivas is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yazmín Rivas Super Flyweight

WBA Super Bantamweight/Junior Flyweight champion 2018

40
9 27
Kelsey Jeffries is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kelsey Jeffries Super Bantamweight

41
5 20
Siriporn Thaweesuk is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Siriporn Thaweesuk Flyweight

42
5 20
Momo Koseki is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Momo Koseki Minimumweight

43
6 23
Ji-Hyun Park is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ji-Hyun Park Minimumweight

44
4 20
Naoko Yamaguchi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Naoko Yamaguchi Super Flyweight