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The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now

Updated February 14, 2020 45.8k votes 8.1k voters 93.0k views74 items

List RulesOnly 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 the most famous boxers today 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 Pacquiáo1
    4,808
    1,592

    Manny Pacquiáo

    Super bantamweight, Flyweight

    Age41

    BirthplaceKibawe, Philippines

    NationalityPhilippines

  • Canelo Álvarez2
    1,812
    1,134

    Canelo Álvarez

    Welterweight, Light middleweight

    Age29

    BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

  • Tyson Fury3
    1,467
    916

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  • Vasyl Lomachenko4
  • Gennady Golovkin5
    1,314
    966

    Gennady Golovkin

    Middleweight

    Age37

    BirthplaceKaraganda, Kazakhstan

    NationalityKazakhstan

  • Anthony Joshua6
    2,239
    1,722

    Anthony Joshua

    Heavyweight

    Age30

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

  • Oleksandr Usyk7
    358
    243

    Oleksandr Usyk

    cruiserweight

    Ageage 32

    BirthplaceSimferopol, Ukraine

    NationalityUkraine

  • Nonito Donaire8
    567
    411

    Nonito Donaire

    Super bantamweight, Flyweight

    Age37

    BirthplaceTalibon, Bohol, Philippines

    NationalityPhilippines, United States of America

  • Deontay Wilder9
    1,394
    1,088

    Deontay Wilder

    Heavyweight

    Age34

    BirthplaceTuscaloosa, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

  • Terence Crawford10
  • Wladimir Klitschko11
    770
    772

    Age43

    BirthplaceSemey, Kazakhstan

    NationalityUkraine

  • Mikey Garcia12
    481
    542

    Mikey Garcia

  • Floyd Mayweather Jr.13
    1,653
    1,919

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.

    Welterweight, Featherweight

    Age42

    BirthplaceGrand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Juan Manuel Márquez14
    364
    493

    Juan Manuel Márquez

    Welterweight, Featherweight

    Age46

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

  • Miguel Cotto15
    276
    402

    Miguel Cotto

    Welterweight, Light middleweight

    Age39

    BirthplaceProvidence, Rhode Island

    NationalityPuerto Rico

  • Vitali Klitschko16
    352
    524

    Vitali Klitschko

    Heavyweight

    Age48

    BirthplaceBelovodskoye, Kyrgyzstan

    NationalityUkraine

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  • Andre Ward17
    323
    501

    Andre Ward

    Super middleweight

    Age35

    BirthplaceCalifornia

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Oscar de la Hoya18
    286
    448

    Oscar de la Hoya

    Welterweight, Lightweight

    Age46

    BirthplaceEast Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

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  • Érik Morales19
    142
    234

    Érik Morales

    Featherweight, Bantamweight

    Age43

    BirthplaceTijuana, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

  • Alexander Povetkin20
    160
    293

    Age40

    BirthplaceKursk, Russia

    NationalityRussia

  • Danny García21
    149
    291

    Danny García

    Light welterweight

    Age31

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    NationalityUnited States of America

  • Daniel Jacobs22
  • Sergey Kovalev23
    162
    332

    Sergey Kovalev

    Light heavyweight

    Age36

    BirthplaceKopeysk, Russia

  • Keith Thurman24
    199
    405

    Keith Thurman

    Welterweight

    Age31

    BirthplaceClearwater, Florida

  • Román González25