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
587 213
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
335 132
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
400 189
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
38 4
Mary Kom is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers

5
146 88
Mariana Juarez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Mariana Juarez Flyweight, Bantamweight

WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

6
160 109
Amanda Serrano is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Amanda Serrano Lightweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

7
122 104
Erica Farias is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Erica Farias Light Welterweight

8
113 106
Christian Hammer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Middleweight, Super Middleweight

WBC Middleweight champion 2016, WBO Middleweight champion, 2010

9
80 78
Melissa Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Melissa Hernandez Super Featherweight

10
69 69
Kali Reis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kali Reis Lightweight, Middleweight

11
64 64
Susie Ramadan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Susie Ramadan Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight

12
31 36
Ava Knight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ava Knight Flyweight

13
54 69
Jelena Mrdjenovich is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jelena Mrdjenovich Featherweight, Super featherweight

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

14
31 42
Alejandra Oliveras is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alejandra Oliveras Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

15
26 36
Zulina Munoz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Zulina Munoz Super Flyweight

16
2 2
Jessica McCaskill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ricardo Ramos added Jessica McCaskill

17
17 24
Daniela Romina Bermudez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Daniela Romina Bermudez Super Flyweight

WBO Bantamweight champion 2017

18
30 43
Layla McCarter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Layla McCarter Lightweight, Welterweight

19
31 45
Jackie Nava is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

20
21 31
Alesia Graf is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alesia Graf Bantamweight

21
16 24
Jessica Chavez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jessica Chavez Flyweight

22
13 20
Esmeralda Moreno is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Esmeralda Moreno Light Flyweight

23
19 29
Ayaka Miyao is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ayaka Miyao Minimumweight

24
13 21
Irma Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Irma Sanchez Light Flyweight

25
26 41
Anne-Sophia Mathis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anne-Sophia Mathis Lightweight, Light Welterweight, Welterweight

26
22 35
Celeste Peralta is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Celeste Peralta Super Lightweight

27
21 34
Diana Prazak is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Diana Prazak Lightweight, Super Featherweight, Light Welterweight

28
17 28
Oxandia Castillo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Oxandia Castillo Light Middleweight

29
10 18
Susianna Kentikian is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
LaphaetonZ added Flyweight

30
11 20
Anabel Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anabel Ortiz Minimumweight

WBA Minimumweight/Mini Flyweight champion 2013

31
14 25
Etsuko Tada is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Etsuko Tada Minimumweight

32
12 22
Alicia Ashley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

33
12 23
Naoko Fujioka is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Naoko Fujioka Light Flyweight, Super Flyweight

WBA Flyweight champion 2017

34
8 17
Ibeth Zamora Silva is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ibeth Zamora Silva Flyweight

WBC Flyweight champion 2018

35
16 31
Jazmin Ortega is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jazmin Ortega Flyweight

36
10 22
Yesica Marcos is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yesica Marcos Super Bantamweight

37
11 24
Marcela Acuña is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

IBF Super Bantamweight/Junior Featherweight 2018

38
11 27
Chevelle Hallback is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight

39
8 22
Claudia Lopez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Claudia Lopez Lightweight

40
6 20
Yazmín Rivas is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yazmín Rivas Super Flyweight

WBA Super Bantamweight/Junior Flyweight champion 2018

41
6 20
Siriporn Thaweesuk is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Siriporn Thaweesuk Flyweight

42
6 20
Momo Koseki is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Momo Koseki Minimumweight

43
10 27
Kelsey Jeffries is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kelsey Jeffries Super Bantamweight

44
5 21
Naoko Yamaguchi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Naoko Yamaguchi Super Flyweight

45
6 24
Ji-Hyun Park is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ji-Hyun Park Minimumweight