KING OF THE CATEGORY

Oleksandr Usyk (Ukraine) 

Level 48

Height: 190 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height and reach, hand speed, footwork, defense, timing, ring IQ, chin

Disadvantages: punching power

TOP 10 CONTENDERS

Murat Gassiev (Russia)     Descent: Ossetian

Level 45

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin, offense, timing

Disadavantages: footwork, ring IQ

Mairis Briedis (Latvia)

Level 44

Height: 186 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: ring IQ, punching power, chin, timing, hand speed

Disadavantages: defense, stamina

Yunier Dorticos (Cuba)

Level 44

Height: 191 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: height and reach, punching power, offense, timing

Disadvantages: footwork 

Denis Lebedev (Russia)

Level 43

Height: 180 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, chin, offense, timing, hand speed, experience

Disadvantages: height, age

Maxim Vlasov (Russia) 

Level 42

Height: 190 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height, hand speed, offense, punching power

Disadvantages: physical strength

Mateusz Masternak (Poland)

Level 42

Height: 186 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: footwork, physical strength, defense, chin

Disadavantages: offense

Ilunga Makabu (Congo DR) 

Level 42

Height: 181 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed, timing

Disadavantages: defense, chin

Dmitry Kudryashov (Russia) 

Level 42

Height: 189 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense, timing

Disadavantages: chin, defense, footwork

Kevin Lerena (South Africa)     Descent: Afrikaans

Level 41

Height: 185 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, chin, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: defense, timing 

Krzysztof Głowacki (Poland)

Level 41

Height: 184 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, stamina, offense

Disadvantages: defense, timing 

OTHER CONTENDERS

Mike Perez (Cuba)

Level 41

Height: 184 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, offense, stamina

Disadvantages: timing, defense  

Arsen Goulamirian (France)     Descent: Armenian

Level 41

Height: 186 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: defense 

Andrew Tabiti (USA)      Descent: Nigerian Yoruba

Level 40

Height: 183 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin, defense

Disadvantages: timing, offense 

Firat Arslan (Germany)     Descent: Turkish

Level 40

Height: 182 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: experience, offense, physical strength, punching power

Disadvantages: age, footwork

Yves Ngabu (Belgium)     Descent: Congolese 

Level 40

Height: 183 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed, chin

Disadvantages: experience, defense 

Jai Opetaia (Australia)     Descent: Samoan

Level 40

Height: 187 cm

Style: out-oxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, hand speed, offense

Disadvantages: experience

Yury Kashinsky (Russia)

Level 40

Height: 187 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, footwork, chin

Disadvantages: experience, defense

Thomas Oosthuizen (South Africa)     Descent: Afrikaans 

 

Level 39

Height: 193 cm

Style:out-boxer

Advantages: height, hand speed, footwork, offense

Disadvantages: punching power, defense, stamina  

Imre Szello (Hungary)

Level 39

Height: 185 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: offense, defense, timing

Disadvantages: experience

Constantin Bejenaru (Moldova)

Level 39

Height: 175 cm

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Advantages: ring IQ, hand speed, footwork 

Disadvantages: height, punching power 

Alexey Papin (Russia)

Level 39 

Height: 184 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: experience

 

Dmytro Kucher (Ukraine)

Level 38

Height: 188 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, offense, chin

Disadvantages: footwork, defense

Noel Gevor (Germany)     Descent: Armenian

Level 38

Height: 189 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, hand speed, footwork

Disadvantages: physical strength, punching power 

Jean Pascal (Canada)      Descent: Haitian

Level 38 

Height: 179 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: experience, offense, footwork

Disadvantages: timing, height 

Ryad Merhy (Belgum)     Descent: Ivorian

Level 38

Height: 181 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: experience, timing 

Alexey Egorov (Russia)

Level 38 

Height: 185 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, offense, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: footwork, experience

Lawrence Okolie (United Kingdom)      Descent: Nigerian Igbo

Level 38 

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, height, chin

Disadvantages: experience, footwork, ring IQ

Matty Askin (United Kingdom)     Descent: English

Level 38 

Height: 189 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense, footwork

Thabiso Mchunu (South Africa)     Descent: Zulu

Level 38 

Height: 176 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, hand speed, timing 

Disadvantages: height, footwork

Andrzej Fonfara (Poland) 

Level 38

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense, chin

Michał Cieślak (Poland)

Level 38 

Height: 189 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: defense

Beibut Shumenov (Kazkhstan)

Level 38

Height: 185 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, chin

Disadvantages: punching power

Krzysztof Włodarczyk (Poland)

Level 38

Height: 186 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: experience, punching power, defense, stamina

Disadvantages: offense, footwork

Steve Cunningham (USA)

Level 37

Height: 191 cm

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Advantages: height and reach, footwork, defense, experience

Disadvantages: punching power, chin

Inactive since: August 2017

Youri Kayembre Kalenga (Congo DR)

Level 37

Height: 182 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: punching power, offense, physical strength

Disadvantages: stamina, defense  

Issa Akberbayev (Kazakhstan)     Descent: Chechen

Level 37  

Height: 190 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: height, physical strength, offense

Disadvantages: defense, experience 

Micki Nielsen (Denmark) 

Level 37

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: timing, defense

Dennis Ronert (Germany)

Level 37

Height: 181 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: footwork, hand speed, experience

Mario Daser (Germany)

Level 37

Height: 194 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: height, physical strength, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense, experience, footwork, timing

Adam Balski (Poland)

Level 37  

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, offense, punching power

Disadvantages: experience, defense

LEVEL 36

Artur Mann (Germany)

Roman Golovashchenko (Ukraine)

Ruslan Fayfer (Russia)

Fabio Turchi (Italy)

Patrick Ferguson (USA) 

Ilja Mezencev (Germany)

Rashid Kodzoev (Russia)

Tervel Pulev (Bulgaria) 

Keith Tapia (Puerto Rico)

Huseyin Cinkara (Germany)

Samuel Kadje (France)

Joseph Williams (USA)

Luis Garcia (Cuba)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
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