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

List of best boxers of all time is ranked by boxing fans worldwide. The goal is to determine the greatest boxers ever. The list establishes individual rankings of specific boxers and helps answer the question, "Who is the greatest boxer of all time?" This list includes some real legends of the boxing world.

Who are the best boxers of all time? Anyone can vote on the best boxers of all time, which means these boxers are truly fan favorites. From Olympic legends like Sugar Ray Leonard to sports idols like Muhammad Ali, there are numerous choices to examine when contemplating the question of who is the greatest boxer of all time. Vote now to help determine the greatest pound for pound boxers of all time.
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+ - 7,405 2,309
Muhammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
mohamed ali Heavyweight

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2
+ - 4,336 1,543
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Sugar Ray Robinson Welterweight, Middleweight

3
+ - 3,560 1,661
Rocky Marciano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Rocky Marciano Heavyweight

4
+ - 2,896 1,417
Joe Louis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Joe Louis Heavyweight

5
+ - 5,389 2,516
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Mike Tyson Heavyweight

6
+ - 2,590 1,490
Sugar Ray Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Sugar Ray Leonard Super middleweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight

7
+ - 2,378 1,322
Joe Frazier is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Joe Frazier Heavyweight

8
+ - 5,542 2,367
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Manny Pacquiáo Super bantamweight, Flyweight, Welterweight

9
+ - 2,240 1,166
George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
George Foreman Heavyweight

10
+ - 1,992 963
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Roberto Durán Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

11
+ - 1,848 1,048
Marvelous Marvin Hagler is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

12
+ - 1,511 980
Jack Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Jack Dempsey Heavyweight

13
+ - 2,244 952
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Julio César Chávez Lightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

14
+ - 1,925 984
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Roy Jones Jr. Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

15
+ - 1,654 1,017
Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Evander Holyfield Cruiserweight, Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

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16
+ - 1,083 773
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Jack Johnson Heavyweight

17
+ - 927 660
Willie Pep is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Willie Pep Featherweight

18
+ - 1,075 787
Thomas Hearns is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Thomas Hearns Cruiserweight, Super middleweight, Welterweight

19
+ - 1,388 1,182
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Oscar de la Hoya Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

20
+ - 903 830
Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Larry Holmes Heavyweight

21
+ - 1,227 936
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lennox Lewis Heavyweight

22
+ - 785 609
Archie Moore is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

23
+ - 986 722
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Bernard Hopkins Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

24
+ - 721 628
Henry Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Henry Armstrong Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

25
+ - 788 601
Jake LaMotta is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Jake LaMotta Middleweight

26
+ - 2,571 3,426
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

27
+ - 716 587
Pernell Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Pernell Whitaker Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

28
+ - 670 539
Alexis Argüello is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Alexis Argüello Featherweight, Lightweight, Super featherweight

29
+ - 952 698
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Wladimir Klitschko Heavyweight

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30
+ - 577 523
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Joe Calzaghe Super middleweight, Light heavyweight

31
+ - 566 494
Carlos Monzón is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Carlos Monzón Middleweight

32
+ - 707 528
Sonny Liston is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Sonny Liston Heavyweight

33
+ - 447 463
Gene Tunney is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Gene Tunney Heavyweight

34
+ - 705 577
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Juan Manuel Márquez Welterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight

35
+ - 556 485
Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Salvador Sánchez Featherweight

36
+ - 361 207
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Gennady Golovkin Middleweight

37
+ - 347 238
Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Floyd Patterson Heavyweight

38
+ - 645 598
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Vitali Klitschko Heavyweight

39
+ - 363 411
Ezzard Charles is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Ezzard Charles Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

40
+ - 350 418
Harry Greb is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Harry Greb Middleweight

41
+ - 534 510
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Marco Antonio Barrera Featherweight, Bantamweight, Super featherweight

42
+ - 263 305
Max Schmeling is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Max Schmeling Heavyweight

43
+ - 278 366
Benny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Benny Leonard Lightweight

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44
+ - 154 162
Sam Langford is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

45
+ - 320 312
Ken Norton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Ken Norton Heavyweight

46
+ - 350 390
Aaron Pryor is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Aaron Pryor Light welterweight

47
+ - 197 277
Jimmy Wilde is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Jimmy Wilde Flyweight

48
+ - 212 278
Bob Fitzsimmons is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Bob Fitzsimmons Middleweight, Heavyweight

49
+ - 234 156
Jersey Joe Walcott is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Jersey Joe Walcott Heavyweight

50
+ - 360 360
Arturo Gatti is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Arturo Gatti Super featherweight, Light welterweight