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The Best Active Female Boxers

List RulesOnly 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!

  • 1
    Kevin Coughlan addedLightweight
    1,992
    710

    Age35

    BirthplaceBray, Republic of Ireland

    WBA Lightweight super champion 2018, IBF Lightweight champion 2018

  • 2
    840
    506
  • 3
    MAugust810 added

    Claressa Shields

    Middleweight
    1,307
    984

    WBA Middleweight champion 2018, IFB Middleweight Champion 2018

  • 4

    Amanda Serrano

    Lightweight, Featherweight
    477
    417
  • 5

    Cecilia Brækhus

    Welterweight, Light welterweight
    979
    933

    Age40

    BirthplaceCartagena, Colombia

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

  • 6
    Ricardo Ramos added

    Jessica McCaskill

    111
    88
  • 7
    ebyt added

    Delfine Persoon

    WBC Lightweigt World Champion
    122
    121

    Age34

    BirthplaceGits, West Flanders, Belgium

  • 8

    Jelena Mrdjenovich

    Featherweight, Super featherweight
    143
    164

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

  • 9

    Erica Farias

    Light Welterweight
    251
    305
  • 10

    Kali Reis

    Lightweight, Middleweight
    143
    171
  • 11

    Mariana Juarez

    Flyweight, Bantamweight
    248
    320

    AgeFlyweight, Bantamweight

    WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

  • 12

    Christina Hammer

    Middleweight, Super Middleweight
    245
    320

    Age34

    BirthplaceGermany

    WBC Middleweight champion 2016, WBO Middleweight champion, 2010

  • 13

    Ava Knight

    Flyweight
    91
    127
  • 14

    Melissa Hernandez

    Super Featherweight
    108
    156
  • 15

    Susie Ramadan

    Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight
    92
    135
  • 16

    Daniela Romina Bermudez

    Super Flyweight
    35
    53

    WBO Bantamweight champion 2017

  • 17
    Welterweight
    24
    38

    Age50

    BirthplacePlant City, Florida

  • 18

    Layla McCarter

    Lightweight, Welterweight
    61
    95
  • 19

    Esmeralda Moreno

    Light Flyweight
    29
    47
  • 20

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    Alejandra Oliveras

    Super bantamweight, Featherweight
    36
    59

    INACTIVE SINCE 2017

  • 21

    Oxandia Castillo

    Light Middleweight
    41
    68
  • 22

    Anabel Ortiz

    Minimumweight
    18
    32

    WBA Minimumweight/Mini Flyweight champion 2013

  • 23
    LaphaetonZ addedFlyweight
    25
    45

    Age34

    BirthplaceYerevan, Armenia

  • 24
    Super bantamweight, Featherweight
    41
    71

    Age41

    BirthplaceTijuana, Mexico

  • 25

    Ayaka Miyao

    Minimumweight
    24
    45
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List Rules: Only current active female boxers who have not announced their retirement