Famous Boxers from England

Get in the ring with a list of the most popular, renowned, and famous boxers from England. This list includes the most notable boxers from England, along with photos when available. This list of English boxers is alphabetical, making it an easy-to-use factual resource on British boxers. The list helpfully answers the questions, "Which famous boxers are from England?" and "Who are the most famous UK boxers?"

For a country with a rich sporting history like England, it shouldn't be too surprising that they have a slew of famous boxers, including several champions. Some of the well known boxers to hail from England include former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis, retired light-welterweight champ Ricky Hatton, and the old-fashioned boxing legend Bob Fitzsimmons. Boxers also include everyone from Matthew Hatton to Frankie Gavin.

Click on the names of these famous boxers of England in order to view more information about each, including their places of birth, so you can see which British boxers hail from London and which come from far corners of the United Kingdom.
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Ranked by
  • Tyson Fury
    1
    Heavyweight
    • Nigel Benn
      2
      Super middleweight, Middleweight
      • Chris Eubank
        3
        Super middleweight, Middleweight
        • Terry Marsh
          4
          Light welterweight
          • Ricky Hatton
            5
            Welterweight, Light welterweight
            • Joe Calzaghe
              6
              Super middleweight, Light heavyweight
              • Dave Charnley
                7
                Lightweight
                • Carl Froch
                  11
                  Super middleweight
                  • 12
                    Super bantamweight
                    • Johnny Nelson
                      13
                      Cruiserweight
                      • Herol Graham
                        14
                        Middleweight
                        • David Haye
                          17
                          Cruiserweight, Heavyweight
                          • Jack Kid Berg
                            18
                            Lightweight, Light welterweight
                            • Ronnie Clayton
                              21
                              Featherweight
                              • Michael Jennings
                                23
                                Welterweight
                                • Gary Mason
                                  24
                                  Heavyweight