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The Greatest Female Boxers of All Time

List RulesAny professional female boxer from any weight class and any era. No MMA or martial artists

Are Mia St. John or Laila Ali the greatest female boxers of all-time? They may certainly be the best known on this list of the greatest female boxers but maybe other female boxers like Theresa Arnold, Brenda Burnside, Jackie Chavez, Jaime Clampitt, or Holly Holm hold that distinction? Many of these women are also among the greatest current female boxers in the world. Do great female boxers with boxing blood in their family like Jackie Frazier-Lyde or Suzanne Riccio-Major deserve that distinction?

Who is the best female boxer ever? Vote below on who you think the best women boxers of all time are in the list below and if you see any famous woman boxers missing from the list, feel free to add them so that other boxing fans and Rankers can vote on you additions!

 

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    BirthplaceBray, Republic of Ireland

    NationalityRepublic of Ireland

  • Age: 43
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    580

    BirthplaceMiami Beach, Florida, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Weight DivisionSuper middleweight

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    248

    BirthplaceAmsterdam, Netherlands

    NationalityNetherlands

    Weight DivisionSuper middleweight

  • 4

    Claressa Shields

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    2x Olympic Gold Medalist (2012, 2016)

  • Age: 40
    381
    326

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Weight DivisionWelterweight

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  • 6

    Ann Wolfe

    Age: 50
    373
    327

    BirthplaceAustin, Texas

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Weight DivisionSuper middleweight

  • 7

    Cecilia Brækhus

    Age: 40
    502
    456

    BirthplaceCartagena, Colombia

    NationalityNorway

    Weight DivisionWelterweight

  • BirthplaceYerevan, Armenia

    NationalityGermany,Armenia

    Weight DivisionFlyweight

  • 10

    Deirdre Gogarty

    Age: 52
    229
    225

    BirthplaceDrogheda, Republic of Ireland

  • Age: 38
    355
    352

    BirthplaceChurachandpur district, India

    NationalityIndia

  • 132
    144

    BirthplaceUSA, California, San Francisco

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Weight DivisionLightweight

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  • 13

    Jaime Clampitt

    Age: 45
    24
    29

    BirthplaceSaskatchewan, Canada

    NationalityCanada

  • Age: 48
    74
    90

    BirthplaceMacedonia, Ohio

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Weight DivisionHeavyweight

  • 15

    Yesica Bopp

    39
    48
  • 16

    Yvonne Trevino

    Age: 54
    24
    30

    BirthplaceLas Vegas, Nevada

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    114

    BirthplaceKarlsruhe, Germany

    NationalityGermany

    Weight DivisionSuper flyweight

  • 18

    Natascha Ragosina

    Age: 45
    53
    67

    BirthplaceKaraganda, Kazakhstan

    NationalityRussia

    Weight DivisionSuper middleweight

  • Age: 57
    40
    51

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

  • 20

    Rain Mako

    Age: 44
    22
    29

    BirthplaceChristchurch, New Zealand

  • 25
    33

    BirthplaceKansas City, Missouri

    NationalityUnited States of America

  • 55
    72

    BirthplaceTijuana, Mexico

    Weight DivisionSuper bantamweight, Featherweight, Bantamweight

  • 23

    Stefania Bianchini

    28
    39
  • 24

    Jane Couch

    Age: 53
    30
    42

    BirthplaceFleetwood, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

  • 25

    Mary Jo Sanders

    Age: 47
    52
    72

    BirthplaceAuburn Hills, Michigan

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Weight DivisionLight middleweight

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List Rules: Any professional female boxer from any weight class and any era. No MMA or martial artists