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2020-12-23
Transnational Boxing Rankings Board's Rankings As Of December 22
The Transnational Boxing Rankings Board's latest rankings- those based on fights held through December 19, 2020- were posted on the TBRB's website December 22, 2020. There were changes to the Pound-For-Pound rankings and to the rankings of the cruiserweight, super middleweight, middleweight, and flyweight divisions.

POUND-FOR-POUND:

1 (2) Saul Alvarez
2 (1) Naoya Inoue
3 (3) Terence Crawford
4 (4) Oleksandr Usyk
5 (5) Errol Spence, Jr.
6 (6) Tyson Fury
7 (7) Gennady Golovkin
8 (8) Teofimo Lopez
9 (9) Juan Francisco Estrada
10 (10) Vasiliy Lomachenko

Out from rankings posted December 15, 2020:
No one

CRUISERWEIGHT:

Champion: Mairis Briedis

1 (1) Yuniel Dorticos
2 (3) Ilunga Makabu
3 (2) Krzysztof Glowacki
4 (4) Kevin Lerena
5 (5) Andrew Tabiti
6 (6) Thabiso Mchunu
7 (7) Aleksei Papin
8 (8) Michal Cieslak
9 (9) Arsen Goulamirian
10 (10) Lawrence Okolie

Out from rankings posted December 8, 2020:
No one

Editor's Notes:
- #3 ranked Krzysztof Glowacki last fought on June 15, 2019 (a TKO-3 loss to Mairis Briedis). He last won on November 10, 2018 (UD 12 over Maxim Vlasov). Glowacki was scheduled to fight Lawrence Okolie on December 12, 2020 but was forced to withdraw after contracting COVID-19.
- #5 ranked Andrew Tabiti last fought on June 15, 2019 (KO-10 loss to Yuniel Dorticos). He last won on October 13, 2018 (UD 12 over Ruslan Fayfer).

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT:

Champion: OPEN

1 (4) Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (is also CHAMPION at 160 and #2 at 175)
2 (2) David Benavidez
3 (3) Caleb Plant
4 (1) Callum Smith
5 (5) John Ryder
6 (6) Billy Joe Saunders
7 (7) Fedor Chudinov
8 (8) Danny Jacobs
9 (9) Juergen Braehmer
10 (-) Carlos Gongora

Out from rankings posted December 15, 2020:
#10 Lionell Thompson

MIDDLEWEIGHT:

Champion: Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (is also ranked #4 at 168 and #2 at 175)

1 (1) Gennady Golovkin
2 (2) Jermall Charlo
3 (3) Demetrius Andrade
4 (4) Sergiy Derevyanchenko
5 (5) Ryota Murata
6 (6) Rob Brant
7 (8) Jaime Munguia
8 (9) Liam Williams
9 (10) Willie Monroe, Jr.
10 (-) Maciej Sulecki

Out from rankings posted December 15, 2020:
#7 Kamil Szeremeta

Editor's Note: Willie Monroe, Jr. last fought on June 1, 2019 (UD 10 win over Hugo Centeno, Jr.). On December 22, his inactivity was rewarded when he was bumped up from #10 to #9 even though he hasn't fought in over 18 months.

FLYWEIGHT:

Champion: OPEN

1 (1) Kosei Tanaka
2 (2) Moruti Mthalane
3 (3) Julio Cesar Martinez
4 (4) Artem Dalakian
5 (5) Sho Kimura
6 (6) Junto Nakatani
7 (7) Masayuki Kuroda
8 (8) Cristofer Rosales
9 (9) Jay Harris
10 (-) Muhammad Waseem

Out from rankings posted December 15, 2020:
#10 Giemel Magramo

Editor's Note:
- #1 ranked Kosei Tanaka vacated the WBO World title on February 4, 2020 to campaign as a junior bantamweight. He is now ranked #1 at 115 by the WBO and #2 at 115 by the WBC.

You can peruse TTR's listings of all of the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board's rankings by clicking on the FORUM option on the left and then by scrolling down to the BOXING ORGANIZATIONS RANKINGS option and clicking on it.
 
Article By: Ken Pollitt