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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
12,341 4,910
Muhammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

2
7,233 3,629
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Middleweight

3
6,641 3,315
Rocky Marciano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

4
4,812 2,878
Joe Louis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

5
9,502 5,114
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

6
4,323 3,109
Sugar Ray Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight

7
2,958 1,727
Jack Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

8
4,091 2,849
Joe Frazier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

9
9,178 4,745
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super bantamweight, Flyweight, Welterweight

10
3,782 2,404
George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

11
3,242 2,218
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

12
3,353 1,956
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

13
2,878 2,234
Marvelous Marvin Hagler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

14
3,518 1,891
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

15
2,785 2,029
Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

16
1,773 1,360
Willie Pep is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

17
5,571 5,941
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

18
1,661 1,719
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

19
1,465 1,187
Archie Moore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

20
1,084 781
Gene Tunney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

21
1,491 1,051
Jake LaMotta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

22
2,166 1,784
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

23
1,674 1,642
Thomas Hearns is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Super middleweight, Welterweight

24
2,207 2,175
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

25
1,457 1,600
Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

26
1,126 1,261
Henry Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

27
1,490 1,400
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

28
621 249
John L. Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

29
804 757
Harry Greb is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

30
781 778
Ezzard Charles is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

31
1,652 1,424
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

32
731 575
Max Schmeling is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

33
1,209 1,128
Sonny Liston is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

34
1,092 1,206
Pernell Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

35
1,139 903
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

36
585 428
Jersey Joe Walcott is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

37
1,061 1,134
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Light heavyweight

38
888 945
Carlos Monzón is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

39
942 1,024
Alexis Argüello is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Lightweight, Super featherweight

40
610 448
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

41
1,077 1,078
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

42
1,037 1,033
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight

43
808 874
Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

44
627 612
Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

45
787 829
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Bantamweight, Super featherweight

46
435 447
Bob Fitzsimmons is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight, Heavyweight

47
480 600
Benny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight

48
708 773
Naseem Hamed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

49
545 613
Ken Norton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

50
422 148
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time