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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1,284 271
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
700 637
Claressa Shields is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
MAugust810 added Claressa Shields Middleweight

WBA Middleweight champion 2018, IFB Middleweight Champion 2018

3
761 751
Cecilia Brækhus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight, Light welterweight

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

4
273 275
Amanda Serrano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Amanda Serrano Lightweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight
5
189 188
Mary Kom is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
6
197 206
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
163 173
Erica Farias is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Erica Farias Light Welterweight
8
190 207
Mariana Juarez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Mariana Juarez Flyweight, Bantamweight

WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

9
60 60
Ava Knight is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ava Knight Flyweight
10
75 95
Susie Ramadan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Susie Ramadan Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight
11
89 116
Kali Reis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kali Reis Lightweight, Middleweight
12
66 84
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
94 127
Melissa Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Melissa Hernandez Super Featherweight
14
45 58
Layla McCarter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Layla McCarter Lightweight, Welterweight
15
15 18
Jessica McCaskill is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ricardo Ramos added Jessica McCaskill
16
39 57
Alejandra Oliveras is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alejandra Oliveras Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight
17
26 39
Oxandia Castillo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Oxandia Castillo Light Middleweight
18
30 48
Zulina Munoz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Zulina Munoz Super Flyweight
19
35 56
Jackie Nava is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight
20
22 36
Jessica Chavez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jessica Chavez Flyweight
21
15 28
Esmeralda Moreno is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Esmeralda Moreno Light Flyweight
22
24 43
Celeste Peralta is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Celeste Peralta Super Lightweight
23
15 29
Etsuko Tada is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Etsuko Tada Minimumweight
24
22 41
Alesia Graf is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alesia Graf Bantamweight
25
22 41
Diana Prazak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Diana Prazak Lightweight, Super Featherweight, Light Welterweight