Rocky Balboa is one of the best boxers in history and one of the couple of boxers who retired undefeated. Muhammad Ali is another boxing great and among the all-time greatest in the heavyweight division. This short article, nevertheless, is concentrated on boxers who were champions in 4, 5 or 6 different weight classifications in any of the 4 significant boxing associations worldwide like World Boxing Council or WBC, World Boxing Association or WBA, International Boxing Federation or IBF & World Boxing Organization or WBO. Right here are the seven finest boxers of all-time.
The greatest marvel of boxing for this recent time is no other than the pride of the Philippines – Manny Pacquiao. He is certainly the greatest boxer worldwide in regards to winning championship belts in different weight classes. He has 8 in a row – from Flyweight to Superwelterweight division. This Filipino boxer who was born in Mindanao is presently the Super Welterweight Champion. Manny Pacquiao is the very first Filipino and Asian boxer to win 4 world titles in different weight divisions and the very first to in 8 different weight divisions. He took control of as the Ring Magazine pound for pound number 1 ranked boxer worldwide on June 9, 2008 after Floyd Mayweather, Jr. revealed his retirement from boxing. He is still the pound-for-pound king at present. On December 6, 2008, Pacquiao destroyed Oscar Dela Hoya on the 8th round compeling the latter to relinquish boxing. His last victims were Ricky Hatton, Miguel Cotto, Joshua Clottey and Antonio Margarito.
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Thomas Hearns was champion in the Welterweight, Super Welterweight, Middleweight, Super Middleweight and Light heavyweight. He is an American 8-time world champion professional boxer. Hearns is thought about to be among the best boxers of all time. He ended up being the first ever Quadruple, Quintuple and Sextuple Champion in history. He stands 6 ft 1 in tall with uncommon long arms and widely understood for his devastating punching power. He has actually scored numerous remarkable knockouts in his career, and is extensively considered as one of the best knockout artists of perpetuity.
Sugar Ray Leonard, as he is commonly understood, was a Welterweight, Light middleweight, Middleweight and Light Heavyweight champion of the world. He was named Fighter of the Decade for the 1980s, he is commonly thought about to be one of the best boxers of perpetuity, winning world titles at numerous weights and engaging in contests with such well known challengers as Wilfredo Benitez, Thomas Hearns, Roberto Duran and Marvin Hagler.
Roberto Duran was Lightweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight and middleweight champion of the world. He is extensively considereded one of the best boxers of all-time. In 2002, he was selected by The Ring magazine to be the 5th greatest fighter of the last 80 years. He was the 2nd boxer to have actually fought in 5 different years. Mamby ended up being the very first boxer in history to contend in 5 decades. 2 weeks later, Roberto Duran became the second fighter to do it. He finally retired in January 2002 at age 50 with a professional record of 119 battles, 103 wins with 70 KOs.
The Golden Boy held titles in the Superfeatherweight, Lightweight, Superlightweight and Welterweight division. De La Hoya became ‘Fighter of the Year’ in 1995 and Ring Magazine’s top-rated Pound for Pound fighter in the world in 1997. De La Hoya has actually beat seventeen world champions and has actually won 10 world titles in 6 different weight classes. He has also produced more cash than other boxer in the history of the sport. He is among just a handful of boxers in history who have handled marketing obligations while still active.
Through decades, Manny has gained his reputation as a professional boxer and made his title as the pound for pound king. He defeated numerous boxing superstars like Joshua Clottey, Ricky Hatton, Shane Mosley, and other well-known boxers in different classifications. He is among the greatest paid professional boxers in the world. Manny is a great fighter where he constantly prepare himself before his battle. He always make it sure that he is healthy and in great condition. Not only Filipinos however other individuals worldwide are constantly looking forward that he will take and win home the triumph. A lot of them supported Manny Pacquiao from the beginning of his career.
Roy Jones, Jr. held championship belts in the Middleweight, Super middleweight, light heavyweight and Heavyweight division. He is an American boxer who was called ‘Fighter of the Decade’ for the 1990s by the Boxing Writers Association of America. He is likewise kept in mind for holding the WBC, WBA, IBF, IBO, NABF, WBF and IBA light heavyweight champions at the exact same time. He holds one of the most excellent records in boxing history.
Floyd Joy Mayweather, Jr. held the championship belts in the Super featherweight, Lightweight, Super welterweight and lightweight division. He is an American professional boxer who retired just recently with a record of 39-0 (25 KOs). He was the number-one pound for pound boxer on the planet from July b2005 as much as June 2008 by the Ring Magazine. Mayweather has actually won 6 world boxing championship in 5 different weight classes. He was called Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year in 1998 and 2007.
Pernell Whitaker and Leo Gomez were world boxing champions likewise who won 4 championship belts in 4 different weight classifications.