Pound for Pound Top 50

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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.

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1 Gennady Golovkin [] (1)
2 Vasyl Lomachenko [] (2)
3 Terence Crawford [] (3)
4 Canelo Alvarez [] (4)
5 Mikey Garcia [] (5)
6 Naoya Inoue [] (6)
7 Keith Thurman [] (7)
8 Jorge Linares [] (8)
9 Srisaket Sor Rungvisai [] (9)
10 Juan Estrada [] (10)
11 Leo Santa Cruz [] (11)
12 Donnie Nietes [] (12)
13 Anthony Joshua [] (13)
14 Deontay Wilder [] (14)
15 Aleksandr Usyk [] (15)
16 Wanheng Menayothin [] (16)
17 Sergey Kovalev [] (17)
18 Carl Frampton [] (18)
19 Kosei Tanaka [] (19)
20 Adonis Stevenson [] (20)
21 Errol Spence Jr [] (21)
22 Manny Pacquiao [] (22)
23 Badou Jack [] (23)
24 Abner Mares [] (24)
25 Erislandy Lara [] (25)
26 Roman Gonzalez [] (26)
27 Gary Russell Jr. [] (27)
28 Danny Garcia [] (28)
29 Guillermo Rigondeaux [] (29)
30 Ryan Burnett [] (30)
31 Ryoichi Taguchi [] (31)
32 Jamie McDonnell [] (32)
33 Gilberto Ramirez [] (33)
34 Danny Jacobs [] (34)
35 Jessie Magdaleno [] (35)
36 Shawn Porter [] (36)
37 Rances Barthelemy [] (37)
38 Miguel Berchelt [] (38)
39 Murat Gassiev [] (39)
40 Terry Flanagan [] (40)
41 Nonito Donaire [] (41)
42 Luis Nery [] (42)
43 Lamont Peterson [] (43)
44 George Groves [] (44)
45 Shinsuke Yamanaka [] (45)
46 Billy Joe Saunders [] (46)
47 Jermall Charlo [] (47)
48 Sadam Ali [] (48)
49 Rey Vargas [] (49)
50 Jeff Horn [] (50)