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
1,612 669
Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
2
617 585
Gennady Golovkin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
jackslee2 added age 36
3
675 461
Roy Jones Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 49
4
1,178 846
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
5
568 427
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
6
567 211
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
Gledis Kapedani added age 52
7
462 341
Lennox Lewis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 53
8
457 328
Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
9
412 340
Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
10
390 286
Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
11
348 213
Vasyl Lomachenko is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
calbarn added age 30
12
321 335
Joe Calzaghe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 47
13
417 290
Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
14
276 239
Vitali Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
15
340 297
Miguel Cotto is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 38
16
243 189
Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
17
244 198
Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 42
18
285 223
Andre Ward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 34
19
268 237
Shane Mosley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
age 47
20
257 236
Félix Trinidad is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boxers of the 21st Century
21
285 219
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
243 159
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