Who Are The Best Boxers Ranked Top Today
When you ask about the best boxers today, every boxing fan will have a different list from yours. Currently, you come across hundreds of fighters who have made a name in boxing today. It is easy for a fan to say Antony Joshua is the best in the heavyweight category. With different fighting categories, another person out here will give a name you have never heard of in the ring. Since every boxer going to the ring has some achievements, lest us check some of the big names today.
The list starts with Tyson Luke Fury as a heavyweight boxer who has fought for Ireland and Great Britain at different levels. Fury is one boxer who has won in categories such as IBF, WBS, WBO, and IBO. One of his big achievements is to defeat the reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, making him the fighter of the year. At 31 years of age, Fury is among the active fighters challenging for the heavyweight belt. Stats show that he has 20 KO wins form 30 so far, and this makes him among the best fighters of the generation.
Deontay Leshun Wilder is an American boxer nicknamed The Bronze Bomber, which came after winning bronze in the 2008 Olympics. Pundits love him because of the hard-punching power shown in the ring. The fighter is regarded among the longest American WBC heavyweight boxers until 2015. Deontay has fought 42 fights and won 40 of them on KO. The boxer is among the top active fighters alive today.
We include Canelo Sal lvarez, the Mexican boxer who has won three-weight world champion. Today, Canelo has achieved many feet at 29 years, taking the WBC, WBA Super and IBF Middleweight titles. When fighting, Canelo goes for the counterpunches as he plots on his opponents, but has time to avoid those heavy punches. He is among the most active pound to pound boxers feared by opponents and loved by fans.
The list is not complete without listing Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua among the best. The British fighter has won big titles such as the Unified World Heavyweight while still young. AJ has 23 fights to his name, winning 22 and then having 21 KO. Recently, he recorded one of the big losses in the ring. He won a silver medal representing England at AIBA world boxing championship in 2011 and still among the most active fighters in the world currently.
Many people will have Manny Pacquiao among the best boxers today in their list. the boxer has Filipino roots and considered among the most consistent in the ring, and a budding politician in the country. The fighter holds twelve major world titles, in a record 62-7-2, with 39 of the wins being knockouts.