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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541 174
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
261 115
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
349 170
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
127 78
Mariana Juarez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Mariana Juarez Flyweight, Bantamweight

WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

5
149 103
Amanda Serrano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Amanda Serrano Lightweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

6
111 93
Erica Farias is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Erica Farias Light Welterweight

7
108 97
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 73
Melissa Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Melissa Hernandez Super Featherweight

9
66 64
Kali Reis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kali Reis Lightweight, Middleweight

10
60 60
Susie Ramadan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Susie Ramadan Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight

11
29 31
Ava Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ava Knight Flyweight

12
51 65
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
25 34
Zulina Munoz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Zulina Munoz Super Flyweight

14
28 39
Alejandra Oliveras is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alejandra Oliveras Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

15
30 43
Jackie Nava is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

16
28 41
Layla McCarter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Layla McCarter Lightweight, Welterweight

17
15 22
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
15 23
Jessica Chavez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jessica Chavez Flyweight

19
19 29
Alesia Graf is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alesia Graf Bantamweight

20
12 19
Esmeralda Moreno is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Esmeralda Moreno Light Flyweight

21
22 34
Celeste Peralta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Celeste Peralta Super Lightweight

22
26 40
Anne-Sophia Mathis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anne-Sophia Mathis Lightweight, Light Welterweight, Welterweight

23
21 33
Diana Prazak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Diana Prazak Lightweight, Super Featherweight, Light Welterweight

24
11 18
Anabel Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anabel Ortiz Minimumweight

WBA Minimumweight/Mini Flyweight champion 2013

25
14 23
Etsuko Tada is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Etsuko Tada Minimumweight

26
12 20
Irma Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Irma Sanchez Light Flyweight

27
12 20
Alicia Ashley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

28
17 28
Ayaka Miyao is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ayaka Miyao Minimumweight

29
9 16
Susianna Kentikian is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
LaphaetonZ added Flyweight

30
12 22
Naoko Fujioka is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Naoko Fujioka Light Flyweight, Super Flyweight

WBA Flyweight champion 2017

31
8 16
Ibeth Zamora Silva is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ibeth Zamora Silva Flyweight

WBC Flyweight champion 2018

32
15 27
Oxandia Castillo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Oxandia Castillo Light Middleweight

33
10 21
Yesica Marcos is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yesica Marcos Super Bantamweight

34
11 24
Marcela Acuña is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

IBF Super Bantamweight/Junior Featherweight 2018

35
15 31
Jazmin Ortega is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jazmin Ortega Flyweight

36
8 22
Claudia Lopez is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Claudia Lopez Lightweight

37
6 20
Yazmín Rivas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yazmín Rivas Super Flyweight

WBA Super Bantamweight/Junior Flyweight champion 2018

38
10 27
Chevelle Hallback is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight

39
9 27
Kelsey Jeffries is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kelsey Jeffries Super Bantamweight

40
5 20
Momo Koseki is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Momo Koseki Minimumweight

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

42
6 23
Ji-Hyun Park is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ji-Hyun Park Minimumweight

43
4 20
Naoko Yamaguchi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Naoko Yamaguchi Super Flyweight