American Women Boxers

American women boxers

  • Alex Love
    Alex Love is an American boxer in the flyweight class.
  • Alicia Ashley Alicia Ashley
    Alicia Ashley is a women's boxing participant who is the former WBC female world super bantamweight champion. Ashley is a Jamaican-American. Born in Jamaica, she moved to the United States at a young age.
  • Amanda Cooper
    Amanda Bobby Cooper is an American professional mixed martial artist who competes in the Strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
  • Amy Yuratovac
    Amy Yuratovac is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2005 to 2009 and challenged for the WBA and WBC female welterweight titles in 2009.
  • Ana Julaton Ana Julaton
    Ana Julaton is a Filipino-American professional boxer and mixed martial artist. She was the first to win the Women's WBO Super Bantamweight and IBA Super Bantamweight titles.
  • Andrea DeShong
    Andrea DeShong is a former United States female boxer who is best remembered for defeating Christy Martin in Martin's fourth professional bout.
  • Andrea Lee (fighter)
    Andrea Lee is an American kickboxer and mixed martial artist who competes in the flyweight division. She is currently signed with UFC.
  • Angela Rivera-Parr
    Angela Rivera-Parr is an American born Australian female kickboxer and mixed martial artist, and wife of John Wayne Parr.
  • Ann Wolfe
    Ann Wolfe is an American boxer who held world titles in three different weight classes simultaneously. Wolfe is regarded by many within the sport as the hardest puncher and best fighter in the history of women's boxing.
  • Ava Knight
    Ava Knight is an American female boxer. She has competed professionally since 2007 and is the current women's WBC champion.
  • Becky Zerlentes
    Becky Zerlentes was a professor of geography, amateur boxer, and martial artist.
  • Bonnie Canino
    Bonnie Canino is a former women's boxing world featherweight champion for two different associations. She also won world titles in kick boxing for two different associations.
  • Brenda Burnside
    Brenda Burnside is a former women's boxing "journeywoman". Despite being given such title by boxing fans and critics, she was well known in the boxing world for the quality of opposition she faced; and she contended for a world title once. She fought in the Super Flyweight division.
  • Bridgett Riley
    Bridgett Riley is a female boxer and motion picture stuntwoman from Oakville, Missouri. While working as an airline attendant, she decided to learn martial arts. The interest in the sport came from her brother Patrick's strong interest in mixed martial arts.
  • Cara Castronuova
    Cara Castronuova is an American amateur boxer and certified trainer. She has won two Golden Gloves championships. She was also ranked #2 nationally by USA Boxing. Castronuova was also one of the head trainers on Season 11 of NBC's The Biggest Loser.
  • Carlette Ewell
    Carlette Ewell is an American professional boxer.
  • Cathy Davis
    Cathy Davis is an American, former female boxer, who caused sensation in the sport of boxing during the late 1970s. Her nickname was "Cat".
  • Chevelle Hallback
    Chevelle Lynvette Hallback is a female boxer from Plant City, Florida. Hallback, nicknamed "Fist of Steel", has been featured on television many times, usually fighting the biggest names in the sport. Hallback is among the most recognized female boxers in the world.
  • Christy Martin (boxer)
    Christy Renea Martin is a former American world champion boxer.
  • Claressa Shields
    Claressa Maria Shields is an American professional boxer who has held the unified WBC and IBF female super middleweight titles since August 2017.
  • Dallas Malloy
    Dallas Malloy is a former female boxer, actress and bodybuilder from Seattle, United States.
  • Danyelle Wolf
    Danyelle Wolf or Danyelle Nicole Wolf is an American boxer. She is three time boxing champion in USA Boxing National Champion in the women's welterweight division. She was a three-sport athlete in basketball, track, and field hockey at Millersville University of Pennsylvania.
  • Dawn George
    Dawn Denise George, better known plainly as Dawn George, is a former female boxer who has competed against some of women's boxing top athletes. George moved to Lowell, where Micky Ward, another retired boxer, was born.
  • Delia Gonzalez
    Delia 'Chikita' Gonzalez is an American former flyweight female boxer. She has a record of 13-9-4 with 3 knockout wins, although several of her losses have been controversial.
  • Dora and Cora Webber
    Dora Webber and Cora Webber are twin sisters who participate in women's boxing. They are from the U.S. state of California. It is believed that at one time, they were the only set of twins to actively participate on boxing's women's leg.
  • Eileen Olszewski Eileen Olszewski
    Eileen Olszewski is the first female boxer from Hawaii to achieve international success at the professional and amateur levels. She is the oldest professional flyweight boxer, male or female, to win a share of the world flyweight title in history.
  • Elena Reid
    Elena A. Reid is an American boxer and mixed martial artist. She is a former WIBA and IFBA Flyweight Champion and fights under the nickname Baby Doll.
  • Erin Toughill Erin Toughill
    Erin Young Toughill is a retired mixed martial artist and former boxer and American Gladiator.
  • Eva Jones
    Eva Jones-Young, better known as Eva Jones or under her nickname Sweet Magic, is a former female boxer from the United States.
  • Fredia Gibbs
    Fredia "The Cheetah" Gibbs, is the 1st African American Female Kickboxing Champion, she earned the name "The Most Dangerous Woman in the World after an all time upset in 1994 with her fight against Valerie Henin.
  • Gina Guidi
    Gina "Boom Boom" Guidi is a California native and resident of San Francisco, California, a professional female boxer, and a three-time champion of the world.
  • Graciela Casillas Graciela Casillas
    Graciela Casillas is an American former boxer and kickboxer who competed in the bantamweight division.
  • Hannah Fox
    Hannah Lee Fox, better known as Hannah Fox is a former female boxer. She is from Las Vegas, Nevada. Her nickname is "The Vegas", which made her name sound like "Hannah The Vegas Fox" when introduced to fans before a fight.
  • Hattie Leslie
    Hattie Leslie was an American female boxer who fought against Alice Leary in the first US bout in 1888 in Buffalo. Hattie Leslie and Hattie Stewart were known as the "Female John L. Sullivan".
  • Heather Hardy
    Heather Hardy is an American professional boxer and mixed martial artist holding the WBC International Female Super Bantamweight title. She also is a trainer living and working in Brooklyn, New York.
  • Heather Jo Clark
    Heather Jo Clark is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. She is also known for competing on The Ultimate Fighter for Team Melendez.
  • Hollie Dunaway Hollie Dunaway
    Hollie "Hot Stuff" Natashia Dunaway is a female professional boxer.
  • Holly Holm Holly Holm
    Holly Rene Holm-Kirkpatrick is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. She is the former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, and a former professional boxer and kickboxer.
  • Isra Girgrah
    Isra Girgrah, is a Yemeni-born American professional world champion female boxer.
  • Jackie Chavez
    Jackie Chavez is an American former professional boxer in the Super Bantamweight division. She was the IFBA world Super Bantamweight champion, and considered by many to be one of women's boxing's future stars. As far as it is known, she has no relation with Mexican boxing legend Julio César Chávez.
  • Jackie Frazier-Lyde
    Jacqueline "Jacqui" Frazier-Lyde is an American lawyer and former professional boxer, who is the daughter of former world Heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier.
  • Jackie Tonawanda
    Jackie Tonawanda, dubbed "the Female Ali" Born Jackie Garrett in New York on Sept. 4, 1933, was a pioneer female heavyweight boxer from the 1970s and 1980s.
  • Jenifer Alcorn
    Jenifer Lynn "All-American" Alcorn is a retired, undefeated WIBA, IWBF, and IBA World Champion female professional boxer.
  • Jennifer Tate
    Jennifer Rose Tate is an American female mixed martial artist. Jennifer Tate started training in TaeKwonDo at the age of 13, she earned her Black belt. She was the Northern California Golden Gloves champ for 2007, 2008.She was also a contestant on the Muay Thai themed reality series Fight Girls.
  • Jodie Esquibel
    Jodie Esquibel is an American mixed martial artist. She fought for Invicta FC in the Atomweight division. She currently competes in strawweight devision for Ultimate Fighting Championship.
  • Juli Crockett Juli Crockett
    Juli Crockett is an American playwright and theater director, retired professional boxer and amateur champion, lead singer of the alternative country band The Evangenitals, ordained minister, and producer of The 1 Second Film.
  • Kaliesha West
    Kaliesha West is a professional female boxer and the former 3 time WBO Female Bantamweight and IFBA super Bantamweight Boxing World Champion.
  • Kali Reis
    Kali Reis is an American professional female boxer. She is the first professional Native American boxer to hail from New England, and the first Native American fighter to win the International Boxing Association middleweight crown.
  • Kisha Snow
    Kisha Snow is a female boxer from the United States.
  • Laila Ali Laila Ali
    Laila Amaria Ali is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1999 to 2007. She is the daughter of legendary boxing champion Muhammad Ali with his third wife, Veronica Porché Ali, and is the eighth of her father's nine children.
  • Layla McCarter
    Layla McCarter is an American boxer. She is a former WBA Lightweight and Super-Welterweight World Champion, IFBA Featherweight Champion, GBU Lightweight and Super-Lightweight Champion who fights under the nickname Amazing.
  • Leatitia Robinson
    Leatitia "Baby Girl" Robinson is the former WIBA Middleweight Champion of the World in women's boxing.
  • Leona Brown Leona Brown
    Leona Brown is a female boxer who is the WIBC world Bantamweight champion. Because of her age, many consider her to be "the George Foreman of women's boxing".
  • Marian "Tyger" Trimiar
    Marian "Lady Tyger" Trimiar is a pioneer in Women's boxing. The 1979 World's Women's lightweight boxing champion, Trimiar was a vocal supporter of making the sport more accessible to women.
  • Maribel Zurita
    Maribel "Little Thunder" Zurita is an American boxer. She is the WIBA Light Flyweight World Champion and former IFBA Flyweight World Champion in women's boxing. She fights out of San Antonio, Texas and was trained by Tony Ayala Sr.
  • Maricela Cornejo
    Maricela Cornejo is women's professional boxer.
  • Marlen Esparza Marlen Esparza
    Marlen Esparza is an American boxer. In May 2012, she qualified to compete at the 2012 Olympics, becoming the first American woman to qualify for the Olympics in the first year that women's boxing was an Olympic event.
  • Martha Salazar
    Martha Salazar is a Retired Mexican female boxer. Salazar, fights as a Heavyweight. She is former WBC world Heavyweight champion. Her nickname is "The Shadow". She hails from San Francisco, California. She was born in Ocotlan, Jalisco, Mexico.
  • Mary Ann Almager
    Mary Ann Almager is a former professional female boxer. Born in Seminole, Texas, she is a resident of Ruidoso, New Mexico. Her nickname is "Gorgeous".
  • Mary Jo Sanders
    Mary Jo Sanders is a female professional boxer. She is also daughter of NFL Hall of Famer, Charlie Sanders.
  • Maureen Shea Maureen Shea
    Maureen Carranza Shea is an American female professional boxer of Irish and Mexican descent. Maureen is the current IFBA Jr Featherweight World Champion, former NABA Featherweight Champion, former NABF and former Interim WBC Featherweight Champion.
  • Melinda Cooper
    Melinda "La Maravilla" Cooper, was the WIBA and IBA Flyweight Champion of the world, and is recognized as one of the elite female professional boxers on the planet.
  • Melissa Del Valle
    Melissa Del Valle is an American multiple champion in the sport of women's boxing, both at the amateur and professional levels.
  • Melissa Fiorentino
    Melissa "Missy" Fiorentino is a female boxer from Cranston, Rhode Island, United States. Her global boxing ID is US-00-076087. Her fighting nickname is: "The Fury" It could be said that Fiorentino is a rising star in women's boxing.
  • Melissa McMorrow
    Melissa McMorrow is an American professional boxer. She is the current World Boxing Organization and Women's International Boxing Federation world flyweight champion.
  • Melissa St. Vil
    Melissa St. Vil is a Haitian-American boxer in the Lightweight division.
  • Mia St. John Mia St. John
    Mia Rosales St. John is a Mexican-American professional boxer and former World Boxing Council champion in the super welterweight division. She is also the IBA and IFBA lightweight champion. She is also a model, businesswoman, and taekwondo champion.
  • Mikaela Mayer
    Mikaela Joslin Mayer is a professional boxer from Los Angeles, California.
  • Miriam Nakamoto Miriam Nakamoto
    Miriam Herbie Nakamoto is an American professional female Muay Thai fighter and mixed martial artist fighting at Bantamweight.
  • Naureen Zaim Naureen Zaim
    Naureen Marie Zaim is an American model, actress, artist, and boxer. She is of mixed Irish and Pakistani descent. Her acting career includes roles in Wedding Crashers, and athletic performances in Perfect 10 Model Boxing.
  • Para Draine
    Para Draine is an American female boxer who has been a world champion two times. She is a former 112 pounds and current 115 pound champion. Draine stands 5 feet eight inches tall, making her relatively tall for a boxer of her weight.
  • Parvati Shallow
    Parvati Shallow is an American television personality and was the $1 million winner of the reality television series. She had previously competed in in which she placed sixth, and later was the runner-up in '. From July 7, 2011 to October 14, 2011, Shallow starred in CBS's Around the World For Free.
  • Patricia Alcivar
    Patricia Alcivar aka "Patty Boom Boom Alcivar" is a professional boxer, competitive road and adventure racer, model and commercial/fitness actress. Alcivar lives in Forest Hills NY and trains in Manhattan at Trinity Boxing Club in lower Manhattan.
  • Quanitta Underwood
    Quanitta 'Queen' Underwood is an American boxer. She entered the sport at nineteen when she wandered into Cappy's Boxing Gym and Club. She competed for the United States at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
  • Ronica Jeffrey Ronica Jeffrey
    Ronica Jeffrey is the International Women's Boxing Federation World Super Featherweight champion. Her professional boxing record is 13-0. Jeffrey is managed by Brian Cohen.
  • Sarah Schneider (fighter)
    Sarah Schneider is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Straweight division. She is currently signed with Invicta FC.
  • Shannon Hall
    Shannon Hall-Trujillo is an American boxer, bodybuilder, professional wrestler, Toughwoman competitor. She was the first ever Toughwoman Champion and competed on American Gladiators as Dallas. She has also worked the IFBA Boxing League.
  • Shelby Walker
    Shelby Walker was an American professional boxer and mixed martial artist. Walker, also known as Shelby Girl, was born as Shelby Rogers.
  • Sonya Emery
    Sonya Anne Emery, better known plainly as Sonya Emery, is a former female boxer who boxed professionally from 1997 to 1998.
  • Sonya Lamonakis
    Sonya Lamonakis is a Greek American boxer and New York City schoolteacher. Lamonakis is currently ranked no. 4 in the women's heavyweight division in the World Boxing Council. Lamonakis is a former IBO World Heavyweight Champion.
  • Stacey Reile
    Stacey "Stay Lo" Reile is a professional female boxer who established herself as one of the top female featherweight boxers by winning the first female IBF featherweight championship. Reile was born in Utica, New York and lived there during her childhood.
  • Stephanie Jaramillo Stephanie Jaramillo
    Stephanie "Golden Girl" Jaramillo is a former professional boxer. She has been inducted into the Amateur Athletic World Hall of Fame Museum for Outstanding Boxing Achievement.
  • Sumya Anani
    Sumya Anani is a retired American professional female boxer nicknamed "The Island Girl." She was 5'6" and boxed as a junior welterweight. She is best known for a 1996 bout which left her opponent severely injured and may have served as an inspiration for the film Million Dollar Baby.
  • Suzanne Riccio-Major
    Suzanne Riccio-Major, also known as Suzanne Riccio, is a former female boxer who fought two times for world titles. She also competed against many of women's boxing top fighters.
  • Terri Moss Terri Moss
    Terri Moss is a retired female boxer, and a 2015 inductee into the International Women's Boxing Hall of Fame.
  • Theresa Arnold
    Theresa Arnold is a female boxer who beat a number of name fighters during her career. A native of Boise, Idaho, she still lives in her hometown.
  • Tiffanie Ward
    Tiffanie Ward, is an American light heavyweight/165 lbs female boxer, who competed in the 2010 USA Boxing National Championship.
  • Tonya Harding Tonya Harding
    Tonya Maxene Harding is a former American figure skater. She is the 1991 U.S. champion and 1991 World Championship silver medallist. Harding was also a two-time Olympian and a two-time Skate America Champion.
  • Tracy Byrd (boxer)
    Tracy Byrd is an American female boxer.
  • Unity Young
    Unity Young is an American boxer in the Minimumweight division.
  • Valerie Mahfood
    Valerie Rebecca Mahfood is a female boxer who is a former world Super Middleweight and Light Heavyweight champion.
  • Victoria Cisneros
    Victoria Cisneros is a female American boxer, who has fought six former or present World Champions in her career. She has 3 brothers,a twin sister and an older sister.
  • Virginia Fuchs
    Virginia "Ginny" Fuchs is an American flyweight boxer and southpaw from Houston, Texas.
  • Vonda Ward Vonda Ward
    Vonda Ward is an American female boxer who was also a well known NCAA basketball player.
  • Yvonne Caples
    Yvonne Caples is a women's boxing champion. She was born in Pune, India, country where she has helped raise the sport's popularity.
  • Yvonne Trevino
    Yvonne Trevino, is an American former women's kickboxing and boxing champion from Peoria, Arizona, United States.

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