Pound for Pound Top 50

Mikey Williams
Typography

World Boxing News - Pound for Pound List

WBN's pound for pound rankings are based on world title wins, multi-weight titles, calibre of opponents, manner of victories, longevity and activity in a calendar year.

Fighter's earn betters ratings for defeating opponents also rated in the Top 50. Star ratings are based on achievement in the sport.

*Fighters who fail to arrange an upcoming fight for twelve months will forfeit their ranking (barring injury).

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1 Vasyl Lomachenko [1-0, 1 KO] (2)
2 Terence Crawford [1-0, 1 KO] (3)
3 Gennady Golovkin [1-0, 1 KO] (1)
4 Mikey Garcia [1-0] (5)
5 Naoya Inoue [1-0, 1 KO] (6)
6 Anthony Joshua [1-0] (13)
7 Canelo Alvarez [] (4)
8 Srisaket Sor Rungvisai [1-0] (9)
9 Leo Santa Cruz [1-0] (11)
10 Wanheng Menayothin [1-0] (16)
11 Alexandr Usyk [1-0] (15)
12 Donnie Nietes [] (12)
13 Deontay Wilder [] (14)
14 Carl Frampton [1-0] (18)
15 Sergey Kovalev [1-0, 1 KO] (17)
16 Murat Gassiev [1-0, 1 KO] (39)
17 Errol Spence Jr. [1-0] (21)
18 Adonis Stevenson [0-0-1] (20)
19 Kosei Tanaka [1-0, 1 KO] (19)
20 Juan Estrada [0-1] (10)
21 Manny Pacquiao [] (22)
22 Badou Jack [0-0-1] (23)
23 Gary Russell Jr. [1-0] (27)
24 Jorge Linares [0-1] (8)
25 Roman Gonzalez [] (26)
26 Ryan Burnett [1-0] (30)
27 Gervonta Davis [1-0, 1 KO] (NE)
28 Danny Garcia [] (28)
29 Guillermo Rigondeaux [] (29)
30 Hekkie Budler [1-0] (NE)
31 Abner Mares [0-1] (24)
32 Gilberto Ramirez [1-0, 1 KO] (33)
33 Jarrett Hurd [1-0] (NE)
34 Danny Jacobs [] (34)
35 James DeGale [1-0] (NE)
36 Shawn Porter [] (36)
37 Miguel Berchelt [1-0, 1 KO] (38)
38 Rey Vargas [1-0] (NE)
39 George Groves [1-0] (44)
40 Jermall Charlo [1-0, 1 KO] (47)
41 Jerwin Ancajas [2-0, 1 KO] (NE)
42 Billy Joe Saunders [] (46)
43 Oscar Valdez [1-0] (NE)
44 Ken Shiro [1-0, 1 KO] (NE)
45 Jermell Charlo [1-0] (NE)
46 Mairis Breidis [] (NE)
47 Jaime Munguia [1-0, 1 KO] (NE)
48 Maurice Hooker [1-0] (NE)
49 Kell Brook [1-0, 1 KO] (NE)
50 Dmitry Bivol [1-0, 1 KO] (NE)