List of current female world boxing champions

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Current champions

The current champions in each weight class are listed below. Each champion's professional boxing record is shown in the following format: wins–losses–draws–no contests (knockout wins).

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Heavyweight (175+ lb, 79.4+ kg )

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Hanna Gabriels
Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Costa Rica
21–2–1 (12 KO)
April 17, 2021
vacantvacant

Light heavyweight (168+ or 175 lb, 76.2+ or 79.4 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Hanna Gabriels
Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Costa Rica
21–2–1 (12 KO)
April 17, 2021
vacantvacant

Super middleweight (168 lb, 76.2 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Elin Cederroos
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
8–0 (4 KO)
January 10, 2020
Franchon Crews Dezurn
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
6–1–0–1 (2 KO)
September 13, 2018
Elin Cederroos
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
8–0 (4 KO)
March 22, 2019
Franchon Crews Dezurn
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
6–1–0–1 (2 KO)
September 14, 2019
vacant

Middleweight (160 lb, 72.6 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
June 22, 2018
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
November 17, 2018
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
June 22, 2018
Savannah Marshall
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom
10–0 (8 KO)
October 31, 2020
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
April 13, 2019
Ema Kozin
Interim champion
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
20–0–1 (10 KO)
October 17, 2020

Light middleweight, junior middleweight, super welterweight (154 lb, 69.9 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Claressa Shields
Super champion
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
March 5, 2021
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
January 10, 2020
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
March 5, 2021
Claressa Shields
Super champion
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
January 10, 2020
Claressa Shields
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
11–0 (2 KO)
March 5, 2021
Hanna Gabriels
Regular champion
Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Costa Rica
21–2–1 (12 KO)
September 30, 2018
Raquel Miller
Interim champion
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–0 (4 KO)
November 23, 2019
Patricia Berghult
Interim champion
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
14–0 (3 KO)
November 27, 2019

Welterweight (147 lb, 66.7 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Jessica McCaskill
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–2 (3 KO)
August 15, 2020
Jessica McCaskill
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–2 (3 KO)
August 15, 2020
Jessica McCaskill
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–2 (3 KO)
August 15, 2020
Jessica McCaskill
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–2 (3 KO)
August 15, 2020
Jessica McCaskill
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–2 (3 KO)
March 13, 2021

Light welterweight, junior welterweight, super lightweight (140 lb, 63.5 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Kali Reis
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
18-7-1 (5 KO)
November 6, 2020
Chantelle Cameron
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom
13–0 (7 KO)
October 4, 2020
Mary McGee
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
27–3–0–1 (15 KO)
December 5, 2019
vacantvacant

Lightweight (135 lb, 61.2 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Katie Taylor
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
19–0 (6 KO)
October 28, 2017
Katie Taylor
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
19–0 (6 KO)
June 1, 2019
Katie Taylor
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
19–0 (6 KO)
April 28, 2018
Katie Taylor
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
19–0 (6 KO)
March 15, 2019
Katie Taylor
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
19–0 (6 KO)
June 1, 2019

Super featherweight, junior lightweight (130 lb, 59 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Hyun Mi Choi
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea
17–0–1 (4 KO)
October 30, 2013
Terri Harper
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom
11–0–1 (6 KO)
February 8, 2020
Maiva Hamadouche
Flag of France.svg  France
21–1 (17 KO)
November 10, 2016
Mikaela Mayer
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
14–0 (5 KO)
October 31, 2020
vacant

Featherweight (126 lb, 57.2 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Erika Cruz
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
13-1 (3 KO)
April 22, 2021
Amanda Serrano
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg  Puerto Rico
41–1–1 (30 KO)
February 4, 2021
Sarah Mahfoud
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
10–0 (3 KO)
July 20, 2020
Amanda Serrano
Super champion
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg  Puerto Rico
41–1–1 (30 KO)
February 19, 2020
vacant

Super bantamweight, junior featherweight (122 lb, 55.3 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Mayerlin Rivas
Flag of Venezuela.svg  Venezuela
16–4–2 (10 KO)
February 7, 2020
Yamileth Mercado
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
16–2 (5 KO)
November 16, 2019
Daniela Romina Bermúdez
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
29–3–3 (10 KO)
December 4, 2020
Dina Thorslund
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
16–0 (6 KO)
August 25, 2018
vacant

Bantamweight (118 lb, 53.5 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Shannon Courtenay
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom
7–1 (3 KO)
April 10, 2021
Yulihan Luna
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
20–3–1 (3 KO)
October 31, 2020
María Cecilia Román
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
15–4–1–1 (0 KO)
August 4, 2017
Dina Thorslund
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
16–0 (6 KO)
June 25, 2021
vacant
Jessica Gonzalez
Interim champion
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
8–5-2 (1 KO)
September 11, 2021

Super flyweight, junior bantamweight (115 lb, 52.2 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Maribel Ramírez
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
13–9–2 (3 KO)
May 19, 2018
Lourdes Juárez
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
32–2 (4 KO)
December 12, 2020
Micaela Luján
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
9–1–1 (3 KO)
January 30, 2021
Miyo Yoshida
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
15–2 (0 KO)
June 29, 2021
vacant
Sonia Osorio
Interim champion
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
14–7–1 (3 KO)
October 26, 2019

Flyweight (112 lb, 50.8 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Naoko Fujioka
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
19–2–1 (7 KO)
March 13, 2017
Marlen Esparza
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
10–1 (1 KO)
June 19, 2021
Leonela Paola Yúdica
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
16–0–3–1 (0 KO)
December 19, 2014
Debora Anahí López
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
16–0–1 (1 KO)
December 20, 2019
vacant
Eva Guzmán
Interim champion
Flag of Venezuela.svg  Venezuela
18-1–1 (10 KO)
June 4, 2021

Light flyweight, junior flyweight (108 lb, 49 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Yésica Yolanda Bopp
Super champion
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
36–1 (16 KO)
September 30, 2018
Yesenia Gómez
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
17–5–3–1 (6 KO)
September 22, 2018
Evelyn Nazarena Bermúdez
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
14–0–1 (4 KO)
December 29, 2018
Seniesa Estrada
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
21–0 (8 KO)
July 9, 2021
vacant
Guadalupe Bautista
Regular champion
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
17–11–2 (3 KO)
December 12, 2020
Jessica Nery Plata
Interim champion
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
25–2–0–2 (3 KO)
April 14, 2018
Kenia Enriquez
Interim champion
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
23–1 (9 KO)
May 27, 2017

Strawweight, mini flyweight, minimumweight (105 lb, 47.6 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Seniesa Estrada
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
21–0 (8 KO)
March 20, 2021
Tina Rupprecht
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
11–0–1 (3 KO)
September 30, 2018
Yokasta Valle
Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Costa Rica
19–2 (9 KO)
August 4, 2019
Etsuko Tada
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
20–3–3 (7 KO)
December 3, 2020
vacant

Atomweight, junior mini flyweight, light minimumweight (102 lb, 46.3 kg)

WBA WBC IBF WBO The Ring
Monserrat Alarcón
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico
13–4–2 (0 KO)
August 31, 2018
Fabiana Bytyqi
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
16–0–1 (5 KO)
September 22, 2018
Saemi Hanagata
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
16–7–4 (7 KO)
September 29, 2018
Mika Iwakawa
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
10–5–1 (3 KO)
July 29, 2018
vacant
Louisa Hawton
Interim champion
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
10–2 (5 KO)
December 1, 2019

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