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
1,619 671
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
2
619 587
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 36
3
675 464
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 49
4
1,182 850
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
5
573 428
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
6
570 214
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Gledis Kapedani added age 52
7
465 343
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 53
8
460 329
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
9
413 342
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
10
352 213
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added age 30
11
392 289
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
12
323 337
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 47
13
280 239
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
14
419 292
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
15
341 298
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 38
16
245 189
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
17
245 198
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 42
18
286 223
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 34
19
269 237
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 47
20
257 237
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
21
286 221
Anthony Joshua is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
hoshang-merza added age 29
22
174 260
Sergey Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 35
23
244 159
Canelo Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
doublebourbon added Canelo Alvarez
24
173 101
Terence Crawford is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Plowman251 added age 31
25
130 55
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Daniel Schwarzbeck Lopez added age 56