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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
12,311 4,891
Muhammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

2
7,218 3,610
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Middleweight

3
6,614 3,307
Rocky Marciano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

4
9,469 5,098
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

5
4,796 2,866
Joe Louis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

6
4,308 3,099
Sugar Ray Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight

7
2,940 1,725
Jack Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

8
9,146 4,732
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super bantamweight, Flyweight, Welterweight

9
4,073 2,840
Joe Frazier is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

10
3,767 2,396
George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

11
3,232 2,207
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

12
3,342 1,944
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

13
2,872 2,225
Marvelous Marvin Hagler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

14
3,508 1,881
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

15
2,774 2,021
Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

16
1,768 1,350
Willie Pep is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

17
5,554 5,915
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

18
1,656 1,712
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

19
1,462 1,180
Archie Moore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

20
1,077 775
Gene Tunney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

21
1,481 1,046
Jake LaMotta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

22
1,672 1,634
Thomas Hearns is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Super middleweight, Welterweight

23
2,157 1,776
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

24
2,197 2,164
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

25
1,453 1,589
Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

26
1,126 1,252
Henry Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

27
1,488 1,390
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

28
614 246
John L. Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

29
803 750
Harry Greb is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

30
779 773
Ezzard Charles is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

31
1,648 1,416
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

32
724 572
Max Schmeling is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

33
1,201 1,124
Sonny Liston is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

34
1,090 1,200
Pernell Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

35
1,135 898
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

36
1,060 1,130
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Light heavyweight

37
581 426
Jersey Joe Walcott is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

38
886 942
Carlos Monzón is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

39
940 1,021
Alexis Argüello is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Lightweight, Super featherweight

40
608 446
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

41
1,075 1,075
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

42
1,035 1,030
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight

43
805 872
Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

44
626 610
Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

45
786 827
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Bantamweight, Super featherweight

46
434 445
Bob Fitzsimmons is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight, Heavyweight

47
480 598
Benny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight

48
545 611
Ken Norton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

49
704 769
Naseem Hamed is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

50
420 146
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time