Fightful Boxing Rankings (5/14): Julian Williams Rises To Top Of The 154-Pound Division

The Fightful Boxing Rankings are compiled by lead boxing writer Carlos Toro.

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Fightful Boxing Rankings:

Pound-for-pound

  1. Vasiliy Lomachenko
  2. Terence Crawford
  3. Canelo Alvarez
  4. Naoya Inoue
  5. Oleksandr Usyk
  6. Errol Spence Jr.
  7. Gennadiy Golovkin
  8. Juan Francisco Estrada
  9. Kosei Tanaka
  10. Mikey Garcia

Heavyweight

  1. Anthony Joshua
  2. Tyson Fury
  3. Deontay Wilder
  4. Dillian Whyte
  5. Jarrell Miller
  6. Luis Ortiz
  7. Kubrat Pulev
  8. Alexander Povetkin
  9. Joseph Parker
  10. Dominic Breazeale

Cruiserweight

  1. Oleksandr Usyk
  2. Denis Lebedev
  3. Beibut Shumenov
  4. Mairis Briedis
  5. Krzysztof Glowacki
  6. Murat Gassiev
  7. Yunier Dorticos
  8. Firat Arslan
  9. Marco Huck
  10. Lawrence Okolie

Light heavyweight

  1. Sergey Kovalev
  2. Dmitry Bivol
  3. Gilberto Ramirez
  4. Oleksandr Gvozdyk
  5. Artur Beterbiev
  6. Marcus Browne
  7. Eleider Alvarez
  8. Badou Jack
  9. Anthony Yarde
  10. Callum Johnson

Super middleweight

  1. Canelo Alvarez
  2. David Benavidez
  3. Callum Smith
  4. Gilberto Ramirez
  5. Caleb Plant
  6. Billy Joe Saunders
  7. John Ryder
  8. Anthony Dirrell
  9. Chris Eubank Jr.
  10. Avni Yildirim

Middleweight

  1. Canelo Alvarez
  2. Gennadiy Golovkin
  3. Daniel Jacobs
  4. Demetrius Andrade
  5. Jermall Charlo
  6. Sergiy Derevyanchenko
  7. Rob Brant
  8. Maciej Sulecki
  9. Hassan N'Dam
  10. Matt Korobov

Junior middleweight

  1. Julian Williams
  2. Jarrett Hurd
  3. Erislandy Lara
  4. Brian Castano
  5. Tony Harrison
  6. Jermell Charlo
  7. Jaime Munguia
  8. Liam Smith
  9. Kell Brook
  10. Austin Trout

Welterweight

  1. Terrence Crawford
  2. Errol Spence Jr.
  3. Shawn Porter
  4. Danny Garcia
  5. Manny Pacquiao
  6. Keith Thurman
  7. Mikey Garcia
  8. Yordenis Ugas
  9. David Avanesyan
  10. Sergey Lipinets

The rest of the rankings are in the next page.

Junior welterweight

  1. Regis Prograis
  2. Jose Ramirez
  3. Josh Taylor
  4. Maurice Hooker
  5. Ivan Baranchyk
  6. Kiryl Relikh
  7. Raymundo Beltran
  8. Jack Catterall
  9. Jono Carroll
  10. Viktor Postol

Lightweight

  1. Vasiliy Lomachenko
  2. Richard Commey
  3. Jose Pedraza
  4. Teofimo Lopez
  5. Robert Easter Jr.
  6. Luke Campbell
  7. Devin Haney
  8. Anthony Crolla
  9. Rances Barthelemy
  10. Lee Selby

Super featherweight

  1. Gervonta Davis
  2. Miguel Berchelt
  3. Tevin Farmer
  4. Masayuki Ito
  5. Andrew Cancio
  6. Joseph Diaz Jr.
  7. Alberto Machado
  8. Miguel Roman
  9. Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov
  10. Francisco Vargas

Featherweight

  1. Leo Santa Cruz
  2. Gary Russell Jr.
  3. Josh Warrington
  4. Oscar Valdez
  5. Carl Frampton
  6. Xu Can
  7. Jessie Magdaleno
  8. Shakur Stevenson
  9. Tugstsogt Nyambayar
  10. Jesus Rojas

Super bantamweight

  1. Daniel Roman
  2. Emanuel Navarrete
  3. Guillermo Rigondeaux
  4. Rey Vargas
  5. Isaac Dogboe
  6. TJ Doheny​​​​​​
  7. Brandon Figueroa
  8. Ryosuke Iwasa
  9. Tomoki Kameda
  10. Shingo Wake

Bantamweight

  1. Naoya Inoue
  2. Luis Nery
  3. Nonito Donaire
  4. Zolani Tete
  5. Ryan Burnett
  6. Emmanuel Rodriguez
  7. Nordine Oubaali
  8. John Riel Casimero
  9. Juan Carlos Payano
  10. Richard Espinoza

Super Flyweight

  1. Juan Francisco Estrada
  2. Roman Gonzalez
  3. Donnie Nietes
  4. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai
  5. Jerwin Ancajas
  6. Kal Yafai
  7. Kazuto Ioka
  8. Aston Palicte
  9. Carlos Cuadras
  10. Andrew Moloney

Flyweight

  1. Kosei Tanaka
  2. Artem Dalakian
  3. Charlie Edwards
  4. Moruti Mthalane
  5. Ryoichi Taguchi
  6. Daigo Higa
  7. Cristofer Rosales
  8. Julio Cesar Martinez
  9. Andrew Selby
  10. Junto Nakatani

Light flyweight/Strawweight

  1. Wanheng Menayothin
  2. Hiroto Kyoguchi
  3. Ken Shiro
  4. Angel Acosta
  5. Hekkie Budler
  6. Sho Kimura
  7. Knockout CP Freshmart
  8. Felix Alvarado
  9. Vic Saludar
  10. DeeJay Kriel
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