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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
11,143 4,156
Muhammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

2
6,499 2,978
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Middleweight

3
5,740 2,861
Rocky Marciano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

4
4,277 2,486
Joe Louis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

5
8,473 4,347
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

6
3,876 2,628
Sugar Ray Leonard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight

7
3,662 2,380
Joe Frazier is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

8
8,405 4,049
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super bantamweight, Flyweight, Welterweight

9
2,407 1,505
Jack Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

10
3,314 1,989
George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

11
2,952 1,731
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

12
2,632 1,743
Marvelous Marvin Hagler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

13
3,232 1,533
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

14
2,928 1,581
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

15
2,459 1,595
Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

16
1,456 1,074
Willie Pep is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

17
1,514 1,300
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

18
4,816 5,120
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

19
1,531 1,256
Thomas Hearns is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Cruiserweight, Super middleweight, Welterweight

20
1,202 904
Archie Moore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time

21
2,004 1,795
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

22
1,870 1,411
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

23
1,330 1,239
Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

24
1,026 935
Henry Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight

25
1,175 837
Jake LaMotta is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

26
1,367 1,058
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Middleweight, Light heavyweight

27
748 648
Gene Tunney is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

28
1,061 788
Sonny Liston is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

29
1,002 883
Pernell Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

30
1,457 1,061
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

31
940 570
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

32
811 707
Carlos Monzón is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

33
907 811
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Super middleweight, Light heavyweight

34
884 782
Alexis Argüello is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Lightweight, Super featherweight

35
603 563
Ezzard Charles is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Light heavyweight, Heavyweight

36
564 583
Harry Greb is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Middleweight

37
968 831
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight

38
426 294
Jersey Joe Walcott is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

39
755 701
Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

40
549 444
Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

41
942 862
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

42
733 702
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight, Bantamweight, Super featherweight

43
451 459
Max Schmeling is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

44
406 340
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

45
604 485
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Light middleweight, Middleweight

46
581 545
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Light middleweight, Light welterweight

47
586 622
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight

48
474 516
Ken Norton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Heavyweight

49
596 631
Naseem Hamed is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Featherweight

50
399 532
Benny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of All Time
Lightweight