Boxing The Best Boxers of All Time  

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

This list of the 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 greatest 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.

list ordered by

1
11,124 4,148
Muhammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

2
6,489 2,969
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Middleweight

3
5,727 2,851
Rocky Marciano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

4
4,268 2,475
Joe Louis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

5
8,459 4,332
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

6
3,866 2,619
Sugar Ray Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight

7
3,650 2,372
Joe Frazier is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

8
8,393 4,037
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super bantamweight, Flyweight, Welterweight

9
2,401 1,496
Jack Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

10
3,306 1,980
George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

11
2,944 1,726
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

12
2,628 1,734
Marvelous Marvin Hagler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

13
3,224 1,531
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

14
2,923 1,578
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

15
2,456 1,590
Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

16
1,453 1,070
Willie Pep is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

17
1,509 1,296
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

18
4,805 5,111
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

19
1,528 1,254
Thomas Hearns is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Super middleweight, Welterweight

20
1,199 903
Archie Moore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

21
1,998 1,794
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

22
1,867 1,411
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

23
1,326 1,238
Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

24
1,020 934
Henry Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

25
1,172 836
Jake LaMotta is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

26
1,365 1,055
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

27
745 647
Gene Tunney is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

28
1,059 786
Sonny Liston is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

29
999 882
Pernell Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

30
1,454 1,060
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

31
936 567
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

32
809 705
Carlos Monzón is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

33
904 811
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Light heavyweight

34
881 782
Alexis Argüello is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Lightweight, Super featherweight

35
602 561
Ezzard Charles is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

36
563 581
Harry Greb is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

37
967 829
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight

38
424 293
Jersey Joe Walcott is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

39
752 700
Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

40
546 442
Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

41
941 859
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

42
730 702
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Bantamweight, Super featherweight

43
448 458
Max Schmeling is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

44
403 339
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

45
578 544
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Light middleweight, Light welterweight

46
583 622
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

47
600 485
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Light middleweight, Middleweight

48
471 516
Ken Norton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

49
593 631
Naseem Hamed is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

50
397 531
Benny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight