Boxing 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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1,428 384
Katie Taylor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kevin Coughlan added Lightweight

WBA Lightweight super champion 2018, IBF Lightweight champion 2018

2
465 223
Mary Kom is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
3
772 729
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
786 815
Cecilia Brækhus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight, Light welterweight

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

5
296 309
Amanda Serrano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Amanda Serrano Lightweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight
6
202 238
Christian Hammer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Middleweight, Super Middleweight

WBC Middleweight champion 2016, WBO Middleweight champion, 2010

7
173 203
Erica Farias is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Erica Farias Light Welterweight
8
197 236
Mariana Juarez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Mariana Juarez Flyweight, Bantamweight

WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

9
27 19
Delfine Persoon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
ebyt added Delfine Persoon WBC Lightweigt World Champion
10
69 84
Ava Knight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ava Knight Flyweight
11
80 103
Jelena Mrdjenovich is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jelena Mrdjenovich Featherweight, Super featherweight

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

12
99 136
Kali Reis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kali Reis Lightweight, Middleweight
13
77 109
Susie Ramadan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Susie Ramadan Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight
14
97 140
Melissa Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Melissa Hernandez Super Featherweight
15
47 68
Layla McCarter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Layla McCarter Lightweight, Welterweight
16
23 31
Jessica McCaskill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ricardo Ramos added Jessica McCaskill
17
41 66
Alejandra Oliveras is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alejandra Oliveras Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight
18
29 48
Oxandia Castillo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Oxandia Castillo Light Middleweight
19
31 55
Zulina Munoz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Zulina Munoz Super Flyweight
20
36 64
Jackie Nava is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight
21
26 48
Celeste Peralta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Celeste Peralta Super Lightweight
22
17 33
Irma Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Irma Sanchez Light Flyweight
23
13 27
Anabel Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anabel Ortiz Minimumweight

WBA Minimumweight/Mini Flyweight champion 2013

24
23 44
Jessica Chavez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jessica Chavez Flyweight
25
18 36
Daniela Romina Bermudez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Daniela Romina Bermudez Super Flyweight

WBO Bantamweight champion 2017