KING OF THE CATEGORY

Vasyl Lomachenko (Ukraine) 

Level 48

Height: 168 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin, offense, handspeed, ring IQ, footwork, defense

Disadvantages: ?   

TOP 10 CONTENDERS 

Teofimo Lopez (USA)      Descent: Honduran

Level 45 

Height: 172 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

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

Disadvantages: footwork 

Luke Campbell (United Kingdom)     Descent: English

Level 44

Height: 175 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: punching power, timing, defense, handspeed, footwork, ring IQ

Disadvantages: chin

Gervonta Davis (USA)

Level 44 

Height: 165 cm

Style: multistyle

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

Diadvantages: height, ring IQ

Richard Commey (Ghana) 

Level 43

Height: 175 cm

Style: slugger

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

Disadvantages: defense  

Masayoshi Nakatani (Japan) 

Level 42

Height: 182 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height, defense, offense, timing 

Disadvantages: hand speed 

Francesco Patera (Belgium)     Descent: Italian

Level 42 

Height: 176 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height, hand speed, footwork, stamina, ring IQ

Disadvantages: physical strength 

Javier Fortuna (Dominican Republic) 

Level 42

Height: 169 cm

Style: slugger

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

Disadvantages:  defense

Yvan Mendy (France)     Descent: Senegalese

Level 42

Height: 174 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: experience, offense, physical strength, stamina

Disadvantages: timing  

Devin Haney (USA)

Level 41 

Height: 174 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: offense, hand speed, punching power, footwork

Disadvantages: experience 

Rances Barthelemy (Cuba)   

Level 41 

Height: 180 cm

Style: out-boxer

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

Disadvantages: physical strength, offense, ring IQ 

Yuriorkis Gamboa (Cuba)

Level 40  

Height: 164 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: offense, timing, hand speed, footwork, experience

Disadvantages: height, stamina 

OTHER CONTENDERS  

Lee Selby (United Kingdom)     Descent: Welsh

Level 40

Height: 174 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, hand speed, footwork

Disadvantages: punching power  

Ricky Burns (United Kingdom)     Descent: Scottish

Level 40

Height: 175 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: chin, experience, stamina, physical strength

Disadvantages: defense, timing  

Emmanuel Tagoe (Ghana)

Level 40 

Height: 170 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, defense, footwork

Disadvantages: offense

Felix Verdejo (Puerto Rico) 

Level 40

Height: 173 cm

Style: multistyle

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

Disadvantages: chin  

Jon Fernandez (Spain)     Descent: Basque

Level 39

Height: 178 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: height, punching power, physical strength, chin

Disadvantages: experience, timing

Ryan Garcia (USA)

Level 39 

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: timing, punching power, offense

Disadvantages: footwork

Emiliano Marsili (Italy)

Level 38

Height: 169 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: experience, ring IQ, defense, footwork

Disadvantages: age, punching power 

Masayuki Ito (Japan)

Level 38 

Height: 172 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, defense

Disadvantages: physical strength 

Ladarius Miller (USA)

Level 38  

Height: 175 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: footwork,  handspeed, defense

Disadvantages: punching power

Jezzrel Corrales (Panama) 

Level 38

Height: 168 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: offense, timing, footwork, hand speed

Disadvantages: physical strength, stamina, ring IQ 

Bryan Vasquez (Costa Rica)  

 

Level 38

Height: 164 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: footwork, ring IQ, offense, stamina

Disadvantages: height, defense  

Denis Shafikov (Russia)     Descent: Bashkir

 

Level 38

Height: 166 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, offense, experience

Disadvantages: defense, timing

Alberto Machado (Puerto Rico)

Level 38

Height: 176 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: height, punching power, hand speed, offense

Disadvantages: defense, footwork, chin

George Kambosos Jr (Australia)      Descent: Greek

Level 38 

Height: 174 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, defense, footwork

Disadvantages: timing   

Aik Shakhnazaryan (Russia)      Descent: Armenian

Level 37  

Height: 167 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: timing, footwork, hand speed

Disadvantages: punching power

Fedor Papazov (Russia)

Level 37  

Height: 165 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, chin

Disadvantages: height 

Xolisani Ndongeni (South Africa)     Descent: Xhosa

  

Level 37

Height: 171 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, offense, footwork

Disadvantages: physical strength, hand speed 

Evens Pierre (Haiti) 

Level 37

Height: 177 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, hand speed, height

Disadvantages: timing, defense  

Zaur Abdullaev (Russia)      Descent: Dargin (?)

Level 37 

Height: 174 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, hand speed, footwork

Disadvantages: punching power

Joseph Adorno (USA)      Descent: Puerto Rican

Level 37 

Height: 169 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, timing, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience

Denys Berinchyk (Ukraine)

Level 37 

Height: 169 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: footwork, hand speed, offense

Disadvantages: timing, ring IQ

LEVEL 36

Gustavo Daniel Lemos (Argentina)

Howik Bebraham (Germany)

Sharif Bogere (Uganda)

Elnur Abduraimov (Uzbekistan)

Edis Tatli (Finland) 

Albert Bell (USA)

Ravshanbek Umurzakov (Uzbekistan)

Alfredo Santiago (Dominican Republic)

Viktor Kotochigov (Kazakhstan)

Rene Tellez Giron (Mexico)

Hector Tanajara (USA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
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