FLOYD MAYWEATHER has been crowned the greatest boxer of all time.
The retired 50-0 king is ranked miles ahead of second-placed Manny Pacquiao in the table from respected boxing site BoxRec.
Mayweather, 43, from Michigan, US, never lost during his 21-year proficient profession and his positioning at the highest point of the heap is another punch at his wild opponent from the Philippines.
Muhammad Ali, ostensibly the best athlete ever, comes in fourth, behind Argentina’s incredible Carlos Monzon.
Here, SunSport runs down the best ten – a worthwhile rundown even any semblance of Evander Holyfield, Mike Tyson, Roberto Duran and Rocky Marciano couldn’t make.
1 Floyd Mayweather
‘Cash’ held different world titles in five weight classes and isn’t just viewed as one of the best protective fighters ever however the most precise.
Forbes recorded the 5ft 8ins boss as the most noteworthy gaining competitor on the planet from 2012 to 2015.
2 Manny Pacquiao
The main dynamic fighter on the rundown, Pacquiao, 41, is the main eight-division best on the planet throughout the entire existence of boxing.
A present congressperson in his local Philippines, Pacquiao annihilated Oscar De La Hoya into retirement in December 2008, crushed Ricky Hatton in May 2009… in any case, lost to Mayweather in the Fight of the Century in 2015.
Pacquiao – at that point and now..
3 Carlos Monzon
Argentine playboy who kicked the bucket in 1995 held the undisputed middleweight title for a long time and recorded 59 knockouts during his vocation.
Notwithstanding, he has been generally exiled from the archives of boxing after he was condemned to 11 years in jail for executing his significant other Alicia Muniz in 1988.
4 Muhammad Ali
Nobody contacts ‘The Greatest’ for social, social and political effect – and his boxing record may well have been surprisingly better had he not lost three years of his vocation in the wake of declining to battle in the Vietnam War from 1967 to 1970.
The picture of Ali remaining over a battered Sonny Liston is one of game’s generally notorious and his Thrilla in Manila prevail upon Joe Frazier in 1975 the most acclaimed boxing battle ever.
5 Sugar Ray Robinson
Robinson’s performances at lightweight, welterweight, middleweight and light heavyweight were so seminal that they prompted journalists to create the “pound for pound” rankings.
He only lost 19 of his incredible 174 fights and was the first boxer ever to win a belt five times. He died in 1989.
6 Bernard Hopkins
‘The Executioner’, 55, was famed for his power and ability to pick opponents off on the counter.
He held multiple world championships at middleweight and light heavyweight and credited his mastery of the fundamentals as a reason for his career lasting 28 years.
7 Joe Louis
The “Brown Bomber” was heavyweight champion from 1937 to 1949 – a period in which he defended his title 25 times.
More than that, he is widely regarded as one of the first black athletes to achieve the status of national hero in the US. He died in 1981.
8 Archie Moore
“Mongoose” is the longest reigning world light heavyweight champion of all time.
He held the crown from December 1952 to May 1962 and though he had a great chin which could take a pounding, he was respected as a highly strategic and defensive pugilist. Died in 1998.
9 Oscar De La Hoya
At the time of his retirement in April 2009, De La Hoya, now 47, was the most popular boxer in the world.
He won ten world titles in six divisions and started boxing at the age of five, but is now a successful businessman having founded Golden Boy Promotions.
10 Julio Cesar Chavez
Mexican competed from 1980 to 2005 and was a multiple world champion in three weight divisions: super featherweight, lightweight and light welterweight.
Chavez, 57, holds the record for the most successful defences of world titles at 27 and, before his first professional loss to Frankie Randall in 1994, had gone on an 87-fight win streak.
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