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Boxing Rankings (Mar. 29, 2021): Whyte back in heavyweight top five

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Rankings increase on Mondays at Twelve Noon ET.

Rated battles today:

  • Junior Lightweight: ( 3) Jamel Herring vs (10) Carl Frampton, Apr. 3
  • Junior Featherweight: ( 1) Murodjon Akhmadaliev vs (4) Ryosuke Iwasa, Apr. 3

Prior to we start, a note today

We are no more mosting likely to listing titles in the rankings. If you desire a fast referral to the globe titles, we have a brand-new web page with the champs of the approving bodies provided by department, males and females both.

The WBC’s choice to not apply Juan Francisco Estrada’s compulsory 118-pound title protection versus Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, yet rather “promote” Estrada to “franchise” champ as well as order Sor Rungvisai– that had actually been guaranteed a trilogy battle with the Estrada-Chocolatito 2 champion– to eliminate Carlos Cuadras for the now-vacant WBC globe title was the driver right here. It’s not that this is a special or abnormally shitty relocation by the WBC or any kind of approving body, yet it is things that tipped me to this choice.

We do the once a week rankings to review the most effective boxers no matter that holds what belt. With the WBC figured out to also more sloppy the champion waters of boxing with this brand-new, thinly-veiled favoritism for popular boxers, we’re simply not recognizing the belts in the rankings. We will certainly still review the belts, speak about them in typical messages, since they matter sufficient as a factor that specific battles obtain made as well as others do not. Yet they do not matter for this, as well as for this, they are no more mosting likely to be provided.


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Notes: Dillian Whyte leaps back right into the top five with his leading rematch sway Alexander Povetkin, that rolls to No. 10. That may feel like a huge decrease, as well as it is, yet Povetkin looked terrible. He was plainly not in good condition also entering the ring, as well as if we based it simply on that particular efficiency, he’s not in the top 10 in all now, which place is there for the taking if somebody obtains a great win. Yet after that so is No. 9. When it comes to splitting Seeker as well as Povetkin, that combated to a draw in 2019, I bordered that battle to Seeker on my card, so I offer him the mild nod over Povetkin in the meantime.

There are names showing up, also, as well as promptly if they can. Tony Yoka wishes to make his relocation this year, as well as Filip Hrgovic– if he obtains the battle with Michael Seeker– will certainly have his opportunity quickly sufficient, also. I have a great deal of regard for Povetkin, he’s a great competitor as well as he considered that battle on Saturday what bit had in the container, yet he looked prepared from the outset in there.

Upcoming Battles: ( 4) Andy Ruiz Jr vs Chris Arreola, Might 1 … (8) Joseph Parker vs Derek Chisora, Might 1 … (1) Tyson Fierceness vs (2) Anthony Joshua, TBA … (9) Michael Seeker vs Filip Hrgovic, TBA


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Upcoming Battles: TBA


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Approaching Battles: ( 4) Joe Smith Jr vs Saying Vlasov, Apr. 10 … (2) Dmitry Bivol vs Craig Richards, Might 1


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Upcoming Battles: ( 8) Carlos Gongora vs Christopher Pearson, Apr. 17 … (10) David Lemieux vs Ronny Landaeta, Apr. 17 … (1) Canelo Alvarez vs (4) Billy Joe Saunders, Might 8


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Upcoming Battles: (3) Demetrius Andrade vs (9) Liam Williams, Apr. 17 … (7) Chris Eubank Jr vs Marcus Morrison, Might 1


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Approaching Battles: ( 9) Sergey Lipinets vs Jaron Ennis, Apr. 10


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Upcoming Battles: (3) Regis Prograis vs Ivan Redkach, Apr. 17 … (1) Josh Taylor vs (2) Jose Ramirez, Might 22


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Upcoming Battles: ( 1) Teofimo Lopez vs (10) George Kambosos Jr, TBA … (4) Devin Haney vs (7) Jorge Linares, TBA


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Upcoming Battles: ( 3) Jamel Herring vs (10) Carl Frampton, Apr. 3 … (7) Shakur Stevenson vs TBA, June 12 … (8) Shavkat Rakhimov vs Kenichi Ogawa, TBA


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Upcoming Battles: ( 3) Emanuel Navarrete vs Christopher Diaz, Apr. 24 … (2) Child Galahad vs Jazza Dickens, TBA


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Upcoming Battles: (1) Murodjon Akhmadaliev vs (4) Ryosuke Iwasa, Apr. 3


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Upcoming Battles: ( 1) Naoya Inoue vs Michael Dasmarinas, June 19


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Upcoming Battles: (5) Jerwin Ancajas vs Jonathan Rodriguez, Apr. 10


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Upcoming Battles: (2) Moruti Mthalane vs Sunny Edwards, Apr. 30


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Upcoming Battles: ( 1) Kenshiro Teraji vs (7) Tetsuya Hisada, Apr. 24


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Upcoming Battles: TBA


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Approaching Battles: ( 2) Naoya Inoue vs Michael Dasmarinas, June 19 … (9) Tyson Fierceness vs Anthony Joshua, TBA … (5) Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos Jr, TBA


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Notes: Amanda Serrano quite well out-classed Daniela Bermudez last Thursday Bermudez was placed No. 7 before recently, as well as befalls currently; she’s still a great competitor, yet it is affordable past the top couple of areas (I would certainly claim the top 3 have actually shown to be the top 3 at this moment in time, yet you can include a couple of even more, I do not recognize), as well as a loss is a loss. She shed plainly.

In at No. 10 is Seniesa Estrada, that has actually been inching there, as well as with her title-winning initiative last break has actually appeared. I believe if you view her battle, it’s clear she’s amongst the most effective, most well-shaped boxers in the females’s video game now. We are still in the middle of an instead significant altering of the guard in females’s boxing. Those that had considerable amateur experience are beginning to take control of, as well as also those that really did not yet have actually discovered with actually great professional training– like Terri Harper, for example– are making a huge mark. Younger– or in some situations, “newer”– professional boxers have actually been pressing out the old guard for many years currently. It proceeds. As well as it’s gradually yet undoubtedly increasing the degree of skill.

Likewise of note, we are quite promptly coming close to a factor where Yesica Bopp has actually not defended 2 complete years. I have actually been flexible of lack of exercise due to COVID destroying a great deal of 2020 strategies, as well as boxing that isn’t huge ticket office has actually taken the largest hits of all (Andrew Tabiti at cruiserweight is coming close to 2 years, also, for example). It takes cash to run programs. It normally takes followers in participation to assist make that cashback Bopp shows up to still be training as well as awaiting battle information on her social networks, so I’m wishing she obtains a battle. She’s genuinely among the most effective females’s boxers in the globe, yet at some time individuals do need to combat once more to remain placed. I’m not enforcing any kind of specific cutoff days for any individual since it’s such an unusual point still, yet it’s gotten on my mind.

Upcoming Battles: ( 2) Katie Taylor vs Natasha Jonas, May 1 … (7) Mikaela Mayer vs TBA, June 19



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