Combat Sports The Best Boxers of the 21st Century  

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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
1,691 703
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
2
642 621
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 37
3
1,238 883
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
4
697 488
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 50
5
596 448
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
6
606 234
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Gledis Kapedani added age 53
7
482 362
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 54
8
469 349
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
9
428 356
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
10
375 227
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added age 31
11
336 350
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 47
12
403 304
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
13
448 307
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
14
292 248
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
15
350 310
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 39
16
252 202
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
17
253 210
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 43
18
304 230
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 35
19
280 246
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 48
20
264 247
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
21
180 268
Sergey Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 36
22
299 240
Anthony Joshua is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
hoshang-merza added age 30
23
259 167
Canelo Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
doublebourbon added Canelo Alvarez
24
180 110
Terence Crawford is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Plowman251 added age 32
25
141 63
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Daniel Schwarzbeck Lopez added age 57