Pound for Pound Top 50

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