This list of famous female wrestlers is ranked by their level of prominence, with photos when available. This greatest female wrestlers list contains the most prominent and top females known for their wrestling prowess. Wrestling fans will also enjoy seeing the evolution of female pro wrestlers and this list of best WWE Women's Champions. There are thousands of female wrestlers, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. These big female wrestling names have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a girl aspiring to be a wrestler then the people below should give you inspiration.
No female wrestler list would be complete without the likes of Stacy Keibler, Trish Stratus, Lita, and the many other great women wrestlers below. From WWE female wrestlers to just about any woman wrestler known throughout the wrestling world, these women have all had a significant impact inside the ring. Don't call them girls (or even divas). Now referred to as Superstars, these female professional wrestlers have captured fans with their dazzling moves and unmatched beauty. From WWE women wrestling icons like Chyna to rising stars like Paige, this list has them all. And if you want to sound like an expert when talking about these great female wrestlers, check out this glossary of pro wrestling terms you need to know.
While this isn't a list of all female wrestlers, it does feature over 100 female wrestler names - girl wrestlers who have made names for themselves in the world of sports, be it WWE or elsewhere. Who are the most famous female wrestlers? Who are the best female wrestlers? Take a look below!
- Stacy Ann-Marie Keibler (born October 14, 1979) is an American actress, dancer and model, as well as a former cheerleader and retired professional wrestler, specifically known for her work with World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Keibler was a contestant on Dancing with the Stars: season two, where she placed third. She has also appeared on other ABC series such as What About Brian, George Lopez, and October Road, as well as the 100th episode of the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother as a bartender and on the USA Network show Psych. Keibler has also modeled, appearing in both Maxim and Stuff magazines.She began her professional wrestling career as a... more
- Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domainTorrie Anne Wilson (born July 24, 1975) is an American professional wrestler, model, fitness competitor, blogger, and actress. She is best known for her time in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE, previously the World Wrestling Federation) under her real name Torrie Wilson. As a fitness competitor, Wilson won the Miss Galaxy competition in 1999. Shortly after, she was signed by World Championship Wrestling (WCW), where she stayed from 1999 until 2000. In 2001, she began appearing on World Wrestling Federation (WWF) television as part of The Invasion (by WCW, of the [then-] WWF) storyline. Her most high-profile storyline took place in 2003 when she feuded with Dawn Marie. Wilson has also... more
- Photo: flickr / CC0Barbara Jean Blank (born January 15, 1987) is an American model, actress, reality television personality, and professional wrestler, better known by her ring name Kelly Kelly. Blank has a background in gymnastics and cheerleading, and worked as a model for Venus Swimwear and Hawaiian Tropic. In 2006, Blank was signed to a contract by WWE and, after training in Ohio Valley Wrestling, she debuted on the ECW brand in June 2006 as 'Kelly Kelly'. Primarily appearing in a non-wrestling role, she was a member of Extreme Exposé with Layla and Brooke Adams. Beginning in late 2007, she began participating in more wrestling matches, and unsuccessfully challenged for both the WWE Divas Championship and... more
- Saraya-Jade Bevis (born 17 August 1992) is an English professional wrestling personality, actress, and retired professional wrestler. She is signed to WWE under the ring name Paige, where she is the manager of the tag team of Asuka and Kairi Sane on the SmackDown brand. Bevis is a two-time Divas Champion and was the inaugural NXT Women's Champion in WWE's developmental branch NXT, holding both championships concurrently at one time.In 2005, at the age of 13, Bevis made her debut in the World Association of Wrestling, a promotion run by her family, under the ring name Britani Knight. She went on to hold several championships on the independent circuit within Europe. In 2011, she signed a... more