KING OF THE CATEGORY  

Errol Spence (USA)     Descent: Jamaican 

Level 48

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer

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

Disadvantages: ?

TOP 10 CONTENDERS

Terence Crawford (USA)  

Level 47

Height: 173 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: punching power, chin, hand speed, footwork, offense, timing, ring IQ, stamina

Disadvantages: defense 

Manny Pacquiao (Philippines) 

Level 46

Height: 167 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: offense, timing, hand speed, footwork, stamina, experience, ring IQ

Disadvantages: physical strength, age, height

Danny Garcia (USA)     Descent: Puerto Rican

Level 45

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Height: 174 cm

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

Disadvantages: footwork

Shawn Porter (USA) 

Level 44

Height: 170 cm

Style: swarmer

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

Disadvantages: defense, height 

Yordenis Ugas (Cuba)

Level 44

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer

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

Disadvantages: defense

Mikey Garcia (USA)     Descent: Mexican

Level 43

Height: 170 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: ring IQ, stamina, chin, hand speed, offense, defense

Disadvantages: physical strength   

Keith Thurman (USA)

Level 42 

Height: 172 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: footwork, handspeed, timing, offense, experience

Disadvantages: physical strength

Jessie Vargas (USA)     Descent: Mexican 

Level 41

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, timing, footwork, hand speed, ring IQ

Disadvantages: physical strength, punching power

Sergey Lipinets (Russia)

Level 41

Height: 170 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

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

Disadvantages: defense, height 

Kudratillo Abdukakhorov (Uzbekistan)

Level 41

Height: 176 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: timing, defense, hand speed, footwork

Disadvantages: punching power 

Egidijus Kavaliauskas (Lithuania)

Level 41

Height: 173 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

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

Disadvantages: defense

OTHER CONTENDERS

Adrien Broner (USA) 

Level 40 

Height: 168 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: timing, hand speed, footwork, chin

Disadvantages: ring IQ, height  

Jose Benavidez (USA)     Descent: Mexican 

Level 40

Height: 180 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, punching power, height, timing

Disadvantages: footwork 

Luis Collazo (USA)      Descent: Puerto Rican

Level 40

Height: 175 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, offense, punching power, stamina

Disadvantages: defense, timing 

Amir Khan (United Kingdom)     Descent: Punjabi

Level 40 

Height: 174 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, defense, timing

Disadvantages: chin, physical strength

Thomas Dulorme (Puerto Rico)     Descent: Guyanese

Level 40

Height: 176 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, punching power, footwork

Disadvantages: chin 

Thulani Mbenge (South Africa)      Descent: Xhosa

Level 40 

Height: 179 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, defense

Disadvantages: experience

Alexander Besputin (Russia)

Level 40 

Height: 173 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: footwork, punching power, hand speed, offense

Disadvantages: experience

Sadam Ali (USA)     Descent: Yemeni 

Level 39

Height: 172 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: offense, timing, hand speed, footwork 

Disadvantages: physical strength, chin 

Chris van Heerden (South Africa)     Descent: Afrikaans 

Level 39

Height: 179 cm

Style: swarmer/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, chin, stamina

Disadvantages: defense

Jamal James (USA)

Level 39 

Height: 186 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height, defense, timing, hand speed

Disadvantages: offense

Humberto Soto (Mexico) 

Level 39

Height: 172 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: experience, stamina, offense

Disadvantages; defense 

Iwan Golub (Ukraine)

Level 39 

Height: 182 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin, height

Disadvantages: experience  

Custio Clayton (Canada)

Level 39 

Height: 174 cm

Style: slugger

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

Disadvantages: experience, defense

Radzhab Butaev (Russia)     Descent: Chechen

Level 39 

Height: 175 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience

David Avanesyan (Russia)      Descent: Armenian

Level 38

Height: 173 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, defense

Disadvantages: physical strength

Omar Figueroa (USA)     Descent: Mexican 

Level 38

Height: 172 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: punching power, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense

John Molina Jr (USA)     Descent: Mexican

Level 38 

Height: 176 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, offense, physical strength

Disadvantages: chin, hand speed  

Felix Diaz (Dominican Republic) 

Level 38

Height: 165 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: offense, physical strength, hand speed, footwork

Disadvantages: height, defense  

Brad Solomon (USA) 

Level 38

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Advantages: defense, footwork

Disadvantages: physical strength 

Alessandro Riguccini (Italy)

Level 38

Height: 169 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, footwork, timing

Disadvantages: height

Adrian Granados (Mexico) 

Level 38

Height: 174 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense, stamina

Disadvantages: defense, timing, chin  

Kerman Lejarraga (Spain)     Descent: Basque

Level 37 

Height: 176 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: defense 

Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo (Argentina)

Level 37

Height: 169 cm

Style: swarmer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, chin, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: height, experience, timing  

Josh Kelly (United Kingdom)      Descent: English

Level 37 

Height: 177 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, punching power, timing

Disadvantages: experience 

Sergey Lubkovich (Russia)

Level 37 

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: footwork, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience

Jarron Ennis (USA)

Level 37 

Height: 178 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, punching power

Disadvantages: experience

Cletus Seldin (USA)     Descent: Jewish

Level 37 

Height: 169 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: timing, height

Abel Ramos (USA)      Descent: Mexican

Level 37 

Height: 176 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: footwork, defense

Disadvantages: chin

Francisco Santana (Mexico)

Level 37 

Height: 174 cm

Style: swarmer/out-boxer

Advantages: experience, hand speed, offense

Disadvantages: physical strength

Taras Shelestyuk (Ukraine)

Level 37 

Height: 177 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, offense, timing

Disadvantages: experience

Eduard Skavynskyi (Ukraine)

Level 37 

Height: 176 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: hand speed, punching power, physical strength

Disadvantages: defense

LEVEL 36

Giovanni Santillan (USA)

Laszlo Toth (Hungary)

Rashidi Ellis (USA)

Karen Chukhadzyan (Ukraine)

Ahmed El Mousaoui (Morocco)

Daniyar Yeleussinov (Kazakhstan)

Eimantas Stanionis (Lithuania)

Ray Robinson (USA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
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