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The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now  

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List Rules Only current active boxers in any wait class who have not announced their retirement

The heyday of heavyweight boxers may have passed but a new age of Welterweight and Flyweight fights have begun to rise the ranks of prominence. Who are the best active boxers fighting right now? This list of the very best active boxers includes a number of current champions as well as boxers who are contenders to claim a belt or two in the near future. Some of these current boxers still have undefeated records and multiple championship belts.

Who are the best current boxers right now? It's your turn to vote on who you think are the top boxers in the world from the list below. If you see any boxers missing from the list, feel free to add them below so that other boxing fans and Rankers can vote on your additions!
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Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Super bantamweight, Flyweight, Welterweight
2
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
romzesconqueror added Vasyl Lomachenko
3
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
marc189 added Welterweight, Light middleweight, Light welterweight
4
Tyson Fury is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Rocky Holmes added
5
Deontay Wilder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Heavyweight
6
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Middleweight
7
Anthony Joshua is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
darren-bell added Heavyweight
8
Oleksandr Usyk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
romzesconqueror added cruiserweight
9
Nonito Donaire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Super bantamweight, Flyweight
10
Terence Crawford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
11
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Heavyweight
12
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Welterweight, Featherweight, Lightweight
13
Mikey Garcia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Mikey Garcia
14
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Heavyweight
15
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Welterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight
16
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Super middleweight
17
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Welterweight, Light middleweight, Light welterweight
18
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Rocky Holmes added Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight
19
Sergey Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Light heavyweight
20
Daniel Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
21
Danny García is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Light welterweight
22
Román González is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
23
Alexander Povetkin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
darren-bell added Heavyweight
24
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Rocky Holmes added Featherweight, Bantamweight, Light welterweight
25
Keith Thurman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now
Welterweight