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List Rules Vote for the greatest boxers based on their performances during the 21st Century

Who are the best boxers of the 21st century? Is it Floyd Mayweather Jr. or Manny Pacquiao? How about Timothy Bradley, Oscar de la Hoya, Juan Manuel Marquez, Bernard Hopkins, Roy Jones Jr., or Shane Mosely? Maybe you are a fan of Lennox Lewis or Wladimir Klitschko?

Now's it's your turn to vote on who you think the greatest boxers of the 21st century below. if you see any fighters 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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1,024 428
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

2
775 519
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

3
401 346
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Gennady Golovkin age 35

4
440 291
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Roy Jones Jr. age 48

5
383 286
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

6
288 82
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Gledis Kapedani added Mike Tyson age 51

7
298 200
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

8
310 223
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Lennox Lewis age 52

9
294 233
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

10
234 205
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Joe Calzaghe age 45

11
257 177
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

12
172 91
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added Vasyl Lomachenko age 29

13
174 137
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

14
239 203
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Miguel Cotto age 37

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163 118
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

16
162 134
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Érik Morales age 41

17
137 170
Sergey Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Sergey Kovalev age 34

18
237 197
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

19
184 142
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Andre Ward age 33

20
198 169
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Shane Mosley age 46

21
195 171
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

The Best Heavyweight Boxers of All Time

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183 135
Anthony Joshua is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
hoshang-merza added Anthony Joshua age 28

23
133 89
Canelo Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
doublebourbon added Canelo Alvarez

24
112 134
Carl Froch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Carl Froch age 40

25
87 59
Terence Crawford is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Plowman251 added Terence Crawford age 30

26
98 115
Sergio Martínez is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

27
113 140
Román González is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

28
127 130
Nonito Donaire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time

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42 23
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Daniel Schwarzbeck Lopez added Julio César Chávez age 55

30
98 158
Tyson Fury is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Tyson Fury age 29

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96 184
Amir Khan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Amir Khan age 31

32
96 99
Guillermo Rigondeaux is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

33
108 142
Ricky Hatton is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Ricky Hatton age 39

34
52 93
Mikkel Kessler is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

35
90 124
Timothy Bradley is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

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70 93
Deontay Wilder is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Deontay Wilder age 32

37
67 145
Julio César Chávez, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
hoshang-merza added Julio César Chávez, Jr. age 31

38
86 126
Danny García is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Danny García age 29

39
64 111
Alexander Povetkin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
shabarak added Alexander Povetkin age 38

40
24 6
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Sugar Ray Robinson Died at 68 (1921-1989)

41
29 42
Oleksandr Usyk is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added Oleksandr Usyk age 30

42
37 69
Kelly Pavlik is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Kelly Pavlik age 35

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23 7
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

44
31 21
James Toney is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
James Toney age 49

45
29 83
Denis Lebedev is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Denis Lebedev age 38

46
32 74
David Lemieux is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
lavj81 added David Lemieux age 29

47
25 14
Kostya Tszyu is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Kostya Tszyu age 48

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23 73
Arthur Abraham is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Arthur Abraham age 37

49
28 72
Marco Huck is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Marco Huck age 33

50
31 77
Tomasz Adamek is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Tomasz Adamek age 41