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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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1,113 480
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

2
849 578
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

3
437 381
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Gennady Golovkin age 35

4
494 317
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Roy Jones Jr. age 48

5
418 308
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

6
339 116
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
326 221
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

8
339 250
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Lennox Lewis age 52

9
314 250
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

10
249 224
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Joe Calzaghe age 45

11
277 192
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

12
197 104
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added Vasyl Lomachenko age 29

13
190 150
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

14
180 125
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

The Best Boxers of All Time

15
256 217
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Miguel Cotto age 37

16
178 141
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Érik Morales age 41

17
209 153
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Andre Ward age 33

18
146 185
Sergey Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Sergey Kovalev age 34

19
250 214
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

20
207 181
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

21
212 182
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Shane Mosley age 46

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22
194 149
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
151 101
Canelo Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
doublebourbon added Canelo Alvarez

24
104 64
Terence Crawford is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Plowman251 added Terence Crawford age 30

25
117 143
Carl Froch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Carl Froch age 40

26
107 122
Sergio Martínez is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

27
119 145
Román González is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

28
57 29
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Daniel Schwarzbeck Lopez added Julio César Chávez age 55

The Best Heavyweight Boxers of All Time

29
108 168
Tyson Fury is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Tyson Fury age 29

30
135 138
Nonito Donaire is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

31
103 199
Amir Khan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Amir Khan age 31

32
119 148
Ricky Hatton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Ricky Hatton age 39

33
60 98
Mikkel Kessler is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

34
102 106
Guillermo Rigondeaux is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

35
95 133
Timothy Bradley is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

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36
81 105
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
43 15
Sugar Ray Robinson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Sugar Ray Robinson Died at 68 (1921-1989)

38
91 136
Danny García is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Danny García age 29

39
69 161
Julio César Chávez, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
hoshang-merza added Julio César Chávez, Jr. age 31

40
40 14
Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

41
41 24
James Toney is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
James Toney age 49

42
35 47
Oleksandr Usyk is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added Oleksandr Usyk age 30

The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time

43
67 120
Alexander Povetkin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
shabarak added Alexander Povetkin age 38

44
39 75
Kelly Pavlik is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Kelly Pavlik age 35

45
32 16
Kostya Tszyu is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Kostya Tszyu age 48

46
30 87
Denis Lebedev is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Denis Lebedev age 38

47
28 82
Arthur Abraham is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Arthur Abraham age 37

48
34 83
David Lemieux is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
lavj81 added David Lemieux age 29

49
32 83
Tomasz Adamek is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added Tomasz Adamek age 41

50
29 79
Marco Huck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
darren-bell added Marco Huck age 33