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.

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609 158
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
620 409
Cecilia Brækhus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight, Light welterweight

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

3
435 375
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
110 114
Mary Kom is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers

5
176 193
Amanda Serrano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Amanda Serrano Lightweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

6
163 178
Mariana Juarez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Mariana Juarez Flyweight, Bantamweight

WBC Bantamweight champion 2017

7
117 124
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
128 138
Erica Farias is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Erica Farias Light Welterweight

9
83 91
Melissa Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Melissa Hernandez Super Featherweight

10
69 76
Susie Ramadan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Susie Ramadan Bantamweight, Super Bantamweight

11
71 79
Kali Reis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Kali Reis Lightweight, Middleweight

12
57 72
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
35 42
Ava Knight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ava Knight Flyweight

14
32 45
Alejandra Oliveras is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alejandra Oliveras Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

15
32 46
Layla McCarter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Layla McCarter Lightweight, Welterweight

16
26 40
Zulina Munoz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Zulina Munoz Super Flyweight

17
31 48
Jackie Nava is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

18
19 30
Ayaka Miyao is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ayaka Miyao Minimumweight

19
22 35
Diana Prazak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Diana Prazak Lightweight, Super Featherweight, Light Welterweight

20
16 26
Jessica Chavez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jessica Chavez Flyweight

21
14 23
Esmeralda Moreno is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Esmeralda Moreno Light Flyweight

22
21 34
Alesia Graf is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Alesia Graf Bantamweight

23
17 28
Daniela Romina Bermudez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Daniela Romina Bermudez Super Flyweight

WBO Bantamweight champion 2017

24
13 22
Irma Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Irma Sanchez Light Flyweight

25
11 19
Susianna Kentikian is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
LaphaetonZ added Flyweight

26
3 7
Jessica McCaskill is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Ricardo Ramos added Jessica McCaskill

27
26 42
Anne-Sophia Mathis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anne-Sophia Mathis Lightweight, Light Welterweight, Welterweight

28
22 36
Celeste Peralta is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Celeste Peralta Super Lightweight

29
17 29
Oxandia Castillo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Oxandia Castillo Light Middleweight

30
14 25
Etsuko Tada is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Etsuko Tada Minimumweight

31
12 22
Alicia Ashley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

32
11 21
Anabel Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Anabel Ortiz Minimumweight

WBA Minimumweight/Mini Flyweight champion 2013

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
10 22
Yesica Marcos is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Yesica Marcos Super Bantamweight

36
11 24
Marcela Acuña is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Super bantamweight

IBF Super Bantamweight/Junior Featherweight 2018

37
16 32
Jazmin Ortega is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Jazmin Ortega Flyweight

38
8 22
Claudia Lopez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Claudia Lopez Lightweight

39
11 27
Chevelle Hallback is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Active Female Boxers
Welterweight

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