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
1,648 689
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
2
628 605
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 36
3
1,210 861
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
4
683 478
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 50
5
580 438
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
6
587 222
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Gledis Kapedani added age 53
7
471 350
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 54
8
462 339
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
9
419 347
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
10
361 219
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added age 30
11
397 294
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
12
327 343
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 47
13
432 299
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
14
282 243
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
15
343 305
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 39
16
248 195
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
17
246 205
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 42
18
293 225
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 34
19
273 242
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 48
20
260 241
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
21
293 229
Anthony Joshua is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
hoshang-merza added age 30
22
176 265
Sergey Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 35
23
251 163
Canelo Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
doublebourbon added Canelo Alvarez
24
176 105
Terence Crawford is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Plowman251 added age 31
25
136 58
Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Daniel Schwarzbeck Lopez added age 57