KING OF THE CATEGORY 

Tyson Fury (United Kingdom)      Descent: Irish Traveller

Level 47

Height: 203 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: height, defense, hand speed, experience, physical strength, ring IQ, footwork, stamina

Disadvantages: timing, punching power  

TOP 10 CONTENDERS  

Anthony Joshua (United Kingdom)     Descent: Nigerian Yoruba

Level 45

Height: 197 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense, hand speed, timing

Disadvantages: defense, chin

Deontay Wilder (USA)

Level 44

Height: 200 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, height, hand speed, offense, timing

Disadvantages: defense, physical strength  

Alexander Povetkin (Russia)

Level 43

Height: 188 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, hand speed, defense, experience, offense

Disadvantages: height, age

Luis Ortiz (Cuba)

Level 43

Height: 191 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

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

Disadvantages: age, stamina 

Oleksandr Usyk (Ukraine) 

Level 43

Height: 190 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, defense, chin, offense

Disadvantages: punching power 

Joseph Joyce (United Kingdom)     Descent: Irish/Nigerian

Level 43 

Height: 198 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: height, punching power, physical strength, footwork, chin

Disadvantages: timing  

Andy Ruiz Jr (Mexico)

Level 43

Height: 187 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, offense, punching power, chin, hand speed

Disadvantages: height, footwork

Joseph Parker (New Zealand)     Descent: Samoan

Level 43

Height: 192 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, hand speed, physical strength, offense, chin

Disadvantages: defense 

Michael Hunter (USA) 

Level 42

Height: 187 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, offense, punching power, ring IQ

Disadvantages: height, defense

Dillian Whyte (United Kingdom)     Descent: Jamaican

Level 41

Height: 191 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: offense, punching power, hand speed, physical strength

Disadvantages: defense, chin 

OTHER CONTENDERS   

Oscar Rivas (Colombia)

Level 41

Height: 185 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: punching power, hand speed, timing, offense

Disadvantages: height, footwork  

Martin Bakole Ilunga (Democratic Republic of the Congo)

Level 41 

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed, physical strength

Disadvantages: footwork

Daniel Dubois (United Kingdom)      Descent: Afrocarribean (?)

Level 41 

Height: 194 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, hand speed, offense, footwork

Disadvantages: defense

Charles Martin (USA)

Level 41

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense, timing

Disadavantages: ring IQ, footwork 

Zhang Zhilei (China)

Level 41

Height: 198 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height, punching power, footwork, handspeed

Disadavantages: chin

Kubrat Pulev (Bulgaria)

Level 40

Height: 193 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, timing, stamina, experience

Disadvantages: punching power , chin  

Agit Kabayel (Germany)     Descent: Kurdish

Level 40

Height: 189 cm

Style: swarmer/out-boxer

Advantages: stamina, footwork, chin

Disadvantages: experience

Bryant Jennings (USA)

Level 40

Height: 190 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, handspeed, stamina, experience

Disadvantages: chin

Dereck Chisora (United Kingdom)     Descent: Zimbabwean Shona

Level 40

Height: 187 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, offense, stamina, punching power

Disadvantages: defense, height 

Filip Hrgović (Croatia)

  

Level 40 

Height: 197 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages:  offense, punching power, hand speed, chin

Disadvantages: defense

Tony Yoka (France)      Descent: Congolese/French

Level 40 

Height: 199 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, defense, height, offense

Disadvantages: physical strength   

Murat Gassiev (Russia)     Descent: Ossetian

Level 40

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin, offense

Disadavantages: footwork, height 

Carlos Takam (Cameroon)

Level 40

Height: 187 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, stamina, experience

Disadvantages: height, chin 

Hughie Fury (United Kingdom)     Descent: Irish Traveller

Level 40

Height: 196 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, footwork, chin, hand speed

Disadvantages: offense, punching power 

Arslanbek Makhmudov (Russia)      Descent: Kumyk

Level 40 

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: experience, footwork

Sergey Kuzmin (Russia)

Level 40

Height: 191 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: offense, physical strength, hand speed, defense

Disadvantages: footwork, stamina

Dominic Breazeale (USA)

Level 39

Height: 201 cm 

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height and reach, offense, physical strength, punching power

Disadvantages: defense, footwork 

Robert Helenius (Finlandia)     Descent: Swedish

Level 39

Height: 200 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: height, punching power, offense, physical strength

Disadvantges: hand speed, footwork 

Evgeny Romanov (Russia)

Level 39 

Height: 183 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: height, footwork 

Adam Kownacki (Poland)     

Level 39

Height: 190 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: punching power, handspeed, offense, physical strength

Disadavantages: footwork, stamina, overweight

Frank Sanchez Faure (Cuba)

Level 39 

Height: 193 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, hand speed, offense, punching power

Disadvantages: timing, footwork

Otto Wallin (Sweden) 

Level 39 

Height: 196 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, offense, hand speed, chin

Disadvantages: punching power 

Efe Ajagba (Nigeria)      Descent: Urhobo (?)

Level 39 

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: defense, timing

 

Christian Hammer (Romania)

Level 38

Height: 187 cm

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Advantages: footwork, stamina, defense, experience

Disadvantages: punching power, height 

Marco Huck (Germany)     Descent: Bosnian

Level 38

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense, footwork

Disadvantages: defense, timing, height  

Ali Eren Demirezen (Turkey)

Level 38 

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: footwork 

Simon Kean (Canada)

Level 38

Height: 196 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: hand speed, timing 

Junior Fa (New Zealand)     Descent: Tongan

Level 38

Height: 196 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, hand speed 

Disadvantages: chin 

Zhan Kossobutskyi (Kazakhstan)      Descent: Belarusian

Level 38 

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, timing

Disadvantages: defense, height 

Fabio Wardley (United Kingdom)       Descent: Mixed

Level 38 

Height: 195 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience

Mladen Miljas (Canada)     Descent: Croatian

Level 37 

Height: 197 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, offense

Disadvantages: experience, defense 

Bakhodir Jalolov (Uzbekistan)      Descent: Tajik (?)

Level 37 

Height: 199 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, height

Disadvantages: experience  

Apti Davtaev (Russia)      Descent: Chechen

Level 37 

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power

Disadvantages: defense

Tyrone Spong (Netherlands)      Descent: Surinamese

Level 37 

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power

Disadvantages: height 

Jermaine Franklin (USA)

Level 37 

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: chin, physical strength, offense

Disadvantages: height, defense

Cassius Chaney (USA)

Level 37 

Height: 195 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, physical strength

Disadvantages: defense  

Hemi Ahio (New Zealand)      Descent: Tongan

Level 37 

Height: 180 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power

Disadvantages: height 

Nathan Gorman (United Kingdom)      Descent: Irish Traveller

Level 37 

Height: 192 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, hand speed, ring IQ

Disdvantages: footwork, overweight  

Carlos Negron (Puerto Rico)

Level 37 

Height: 198 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: height and reach, defense, punching power

Disadvantages: footwork, chin

Jared Anderson (USA)

Level 37 

Height: 193 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: offense, timing, punching power

Disadvantages: experience

Trey Lippe Morrison (USA)

Level 37 

Height: 187 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense, height 

Tom Schwarz (Germany)

Level 37 

Height: 196 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: offense, footwork

Disadvantages: physical strength 

Justis Huni (Australia)      Descent: Tongan/Samoan

Level 37 

Height: 190 cm

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Advantages: footwork, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience

Jose Larduet (Cuba)

Level 37 

Height: 192 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, hand speed

Disadvantages: footwork

LEVEL 36

Mahammadrasul Majidov (Azerbaijan)

Demsey McKean (Australia)

George Arias (Dominican Republic)

Michael Coffie (USA)

Raphael Tronche (France)

Kem Ljungquist (Denmark)

Oleksandr Zakhozhyi (Ukraine)

Stephan Shaw (USA)

Peter Milas (Croatia)

Łukasz Różański (Poland)

Vladyslav Sirenko (Ukraine)

Viktor Vykhryst (Ukraine)

Alexander Frank (Germany)

Kingsley Ibeh (USA)

Guido Vianello (Italy)

Willis Meehan (Australia)

Darmani Rock (USA)

Ivan Dychko (Kazakhstan) 

Erik Pfeifer (Germany)

Alen Babić (Croatia)

Amron Sands (USA)

Shigabudin Aliev (Russia)

Ruslan Myrsatayev (Kazakhstan)

 

 

 

 

   
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