Top 10 in Boxing - ESPN ranks Floyd Mayweather, Nonito Donaire, Manny Pacquiao, Andre Ward, Sergio Martinez, Carl Froch, Juan Manuel Marquez, Klitschko and more
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing (Jan 24, 2013)
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing.
Who are the top 10 best boxers on the planet? And who doesn't like a good pound for pound list? Truthfully though, Top 10 P4P lists are a dime a dozen in boxing these days. It seems every publication covering boxing has one. Still, it's fun to see what other "experts" feel to be are the best in the game. So let's check out the latest Top 10 offering from ESPN....
It should come as no surprise that according to ESPN's latest offering, Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. is the pound for pound best boxer on the planet.
The latest Top 10 best in boxing update from ESPN.com came out today. Here are the top 10 according to ESPN'. Check it out and see if you agree or not...
1. Floyd Mayweather Jr.
2. Andre Ward
3. Juan Manuel Marquez *
4. Sergio Martinez *
(* Martinez and Marquez were tied with thier scoring, so in a sense are both ranked 3rd, Marquez is posted higher due to
as ESPN explains: "A tiebreaker goes to the fighter with the highest submitted ranking, and then the most votes at that ranking."
5. Nonito Donaire Jr.
6. Manny Pacquiao
7. Wladimir Klitschko
8. Timothy Bradley
9. Vitali Klitschko *
10. Carl Froch *
(* Klitschko and Froch were tied.)
Honor mentions on ESPN's list: Adrien Broner, Robert Guerrero, Abner Mares, Brian Viloria, Guillermo Rigondeaux , Mikey Garcia (1), Roman Gonzalez.
Want a little surprise, compare
ESPN's Top 10 list to the one from Yahoo! Sports, that was updated two days ago.
Top 10 in Boxing - Yahoo ranks
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