KING OF THE CATEGORY  

Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan)    Descent: Russian/Korean

Level 46

Height: 177 cm

Style: multistyle

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, chin, offense, footwork, experience

Disadvantages: defense, age

TOP 10 CONTENDERS 

Demetrius Andrade (USA)     Descent: Cape Verdean  

Level 45

Height: 183 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, footwork, handspeed, chin, stamina, ring IQ

Disadvantages: offense 

Jermall Charlo (USA) 

Level 44 

Height: 183 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: punching power, handspeed, footwork, timing, offense

Disadvantages: defense

Ryota Murata (Japan)

Level 43 

Height: 182 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: offense, defense, timing, punching power, physical strength, chin

Disadvantages: hand speed, footwork 

Sergiy Derevyanchenko (Ukraine)

Level 43

Height: 176 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, offense, handspeed

Disadvantages: timing

Liam Williams (United Kingdom)     Descent: Welsh

Level 43

Height: 179 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, chin, footwork

Disadvantages: defense  

Chris Eubank Jr ( United Kingdom)     Descent: Mixed

Level 43

Height: 180 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, chin, offense, hand speed, stamina

Disadvantages: timing, defense, ring IQ 

Jaime Munguia (Mexico)

Level 42 

Height: 182 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: offense, punching power, chin, stamina

Disadvantages: defense, timing

Esquiva Falcao (Brazil)

Level 41 

Height: 177 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: offense, hand speed, punching power, chin

Disadvantages: defense

Willie Monroe Jr (USA)

Level 40

Height: 178 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, footwork, defense, timing

Disadvantages: physical strength, punching power

Maciej Sulęcki (Poland) 

Level 40

Height: 184 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height, punching power, timing, handspeed, footwork

Disadvantages: chin, ring IQ 

OTHER CONTENDERS  

Liam Smith (United Kingdom)     Descent: English 

Level 40

Height: 176 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: offense, hand speed, experience

Disadvantages: defense 

Rob Brant (USA)

Level 39 

Height: 178 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: footwork, hand speed, offense, timing

Disdvantages: physical strength, punching power 

Carlos Gongora (Ecuador)

Level 39 

Height: 184 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, height, timing

Disadvantages: defense

Kanat Islam (Kazakhstan)

Level 39

Height: 176 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: punching power, chin, defense, footwork

Disadvantages:  timing

Kamil Szeremeta (Poland)

Level 39 

Height: 175 cm

Style: out-boxer/swarmer

Advatages: defense, hand speed, stamina

Disadvantages: punching power

Meiirim Nursultanov (Kazakhstan)

  

Level 39 

Height: 181 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience

Janibek Alimkhanuly (Kazakhstan)

 

Level 39 

Height: 183 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: defense, timing, footwork, hand speed

Disadvantages: experience 

Matvey Korobov (Russia)  

Level 38 

Height: 180 cm

Style: out-boxer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, defense, footwork, experience

Disadvantages: offense, timing, stamina  

D'Mitrius Ballard (USA) 

Level 38 

Height: 183 cm

Style: swarmer/out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, offense

Disadvantages: timing

Yamaguchi Falcao (Brazil)

Level 38 

Height: 179 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: hand speed, offense, footwork

Disadvantages: stamina, punching power

Walter Kautondokwa (Namibia)

Level 38

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, punching power, height

Disadvantages: chin 

Patrice Volny (Canada)      Descent: Haitian     

Level 38 

Height: 188 cm

Style: slugger/out-boxer

Advantages: height, punching power, hand speed

Disadvantages:  defense

Kazuto Takesako (Japan)

Level 38 

Height: 177 cm

Style: slugger/swarmer

Advantages: physical strength, chin, punching power

Disadvantages: defense, timing

Artem Chebotarev (Russia)     Descent: Russian/Kazakh

Level 37 

Height: 183 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: hand speed, physical strength, punching power

Disadvantages: experience

Inactive since: November 2018 

Steven Butler (Canada)

Level 37 

Height: 179 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: punching power, physical strength, offense

Disadvantages: defense, chin 

Alantez Fox (USA)

Level 37 

Height: 192 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: height and reach, defense, footwork

Disadvantages: physical strength

Dennis Hogan (Ireland) 

Level 37 

Height: 175 cm

Style: out-boxer

Advantages: experience, footwork, hand speed

Disadvantages: punching power  

Jeff Horn (Australia)

Level 37

Height: 175 cm

Style: slugger

Advantages: physical strength, offense, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense, timing 

Artur Akavov (Russia)     Descent: Kumyk

Level 37 

Height: 176 cm 

Style: swarmer/slugger

Advantages: physical strength, chin, stamina

Disadvantages: defense 

Damian Jonak (Poland)

Level 37 

Height: 173 cm

Style: swarmer

Advantages: offense, experience, hand speed

Disadvantages: defense, height 

LEVEL 36

Marcus Morrison (United Kingdom)

Gabriel Rosado (USA)

Ulugbek Khakberdiev (Uzbekistan)

Brandon Adams (USA)

Andrey Sirotkin (Russia)

Tureano Johnson (Bahamas)

Michael Zerafa (Australia)

Nikita Ababiy (USA)

Felix Cash (United Kingdom)

Amilcar Vidal (Uruguay)

Magomed Madiev (Russia)

Dmytro Mytrofanov (Ukraine)

Andrii Velikovskyi (Ukraine)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
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