Boxing has a long history compared other sports, therefore it owns a huge great boxers all the time. This article will share top 5 greatest boxers among millions of great boxers all the time. They appear in the ranking list because of voting from boxing fans.
- Muhammad Ali
When referred to the greatest boxers all the time, we can’t miss Muhammad Ali. Furthermore, he also was one of the most colorful boxers with series of achievements and records.
In 1960, he won the gold medal at Olympics then kept the record for the heavyweight title during 3 continuous time.
He had some famous flights which were data for boxing former to learn and follow. They included a trilogy with Joe Frazier at the Thrilla in Manila and flight with George Foreman at the Rumble in the Jungle.
- Sugar Ray Robinson
Robinson had ever boxing career for amateur and professional with many records and prizes.
From 1946 t0 1951, he won the welterweight title and middleweight title. The records were kept with 84 knockouts in professional competitions. In 1952, he started retirement and worked as a trainer for new boxer.
Until1955, he came back and reached the middleweight title. Increasing total prizes for his carrer.
- Rocky Marciano
Rocky Marciano is granted as the only heavyweight champion in boxing history with unbelievable record until he retired.
Rocky defeated against Jersey Joe Wolcott 2 times in the final fight and became championship during 2 continuous seasons. He also reached a great record in 1955 when he overcame the legendary Archie Moore. After this time, he stopped his boxing career. Although he shared that he had ever thought about comeback as the old hero in 1959 but the fact that he can’t overcome though himself. As a consequence, boxing can affect to th injury when he was older and older.