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2021-02-04
TTR's RANKINGS THROUGH FEBRUARY 2 POSTED
Pictured: Lineal World Lightweight Champion Teofimo Lopez


TTR's Posters' Pound-For-Pound and divisional rankings based on fight results through Tuesday, February 2, 2021 were compiled and posted on Thursday, February 4, 2021. There were changes in the Pound-For-Pound rankings and in the rankings for eight of the seventeen established divisions.

Once again, please ignore the rankings to the right. Those were TTR's rankings through December 31, 2019. Those are from well over a year ago!

The following are our new rankings:

TTR's POSTERS' POUND-FOR-POUND RANKINGS:

This period's Ranking (Last period's ranking) Boxer's Name (Total Number of First Place Votes).....Total Points

1 (1) Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (2).....30
2 (2) Naoya Inoue.....27
3 (3) Oleksandr Usyk....26
4 (4) Terence Crawford....24
5 (5) Errol Spence, Jr......23
6t (6t) Juan Francisco Estrada.....17
6t (6t) Teofimo Lopez.....17
8 (9) Tyson Fury.....10
9 (10) Gennady Golovkin.....9
10 (8) Vasiliy Lomachenko.....8

Also receiving points:
11 (11) Artur Beterbiev.....7
12t (12) Mairis Briedis.....6
12t (-) Kazuto Ioka.....6

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR members voting: KSTAT124, jeff_lacy_ko)


TTR's POSTERS' DIVISIONAL RANKINGS:

This period's Ranking (Last period's ranking) Boxer's Name.....Total Points

HEAVYWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Tyson Fury

1 (1) Anthony Joshua.....15
2 (2) Deontay Wilder.....14
3 (3) Alexander Povetkin.....13
4 (4) Andy Ruiz, Jr......12
5 (5) Luis Ortiz.....11
6 (7) Michael Hunter.....10
7 (6) Dillian Whyte.....9
8 (8) Joseph Parker.....8
9 (9) Joe Joyce.....7
10 (10) Oleksandr Usyk.....6

11 (11) Tony Yoka.....5
12 (12) Filip Hrgovic.....4
13 (13) Agit Kabayel.....3
14 (14) Dereck Chisora.....2
15 (15) Kubrat Pulev.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

CRUISERWEIGHTS/JUNIOR HEAVYWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Mairis Briedis

1 (1) Junior Ilunga Makabu.....15
2 (2) Yuniel Dorticos.....14
3 (3) *- Kevin Lerena.....13
4 (4) Krzysztof Wlodarczyk.....12
5 (5) Thabiso Mchunu.....11
6 (6) Arsen Goulamirian.....10
7 (7) Aleksei Papin.....9
8 (8) Michal Cieslak.....8
9 (9) Lawrence Okolie.....7
10 (10) Mateusz Masternak.....6

11 (11) Noel Gevor.....5
12 (12) Aleksei Egorov.....4
13 (13) Yury Kashinsky.....3
14 (14) Dilan Prasovic.....2
15 (15) *- Ryad Merhy.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(*- Note: Lerena, the reigning IBO World cruiserweight champion, and Merhy, recently upgraded from WBA Interim World curiserweight champion to WBA World cruiserweight champion, are ranked by the WBC as bridgerweights. TTR does not recognize that division at this time but, like BoxRec, is monitoring it in case it becomes established in the future.)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Artur Beterbiev

1 (1) Dmitry Bivol.....15
2 (2) Joe Smith, Jr......14
3 (3) Sergey Kovalev.....13
4 (4) Jean Pascal.....12
5 (5) Gilberto Ramirez.....11
6 (6) Jesse Hart.....10
7 (7) Badou Jack.....9
8 (8) Eleider Alvarez.....8
9 (9) Maksim Vlasov.....7
10 (10) Robin Krasniqi.....6

11 (11) Lyndon Arthur.....5
12 (12) Sullivan Barrera.....4
13 (13) Igor Mikhalkin.....3
14 (14) Anthony Yarde.....2
15 (15) Vyacheslav Shabranskyy.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Saul "Canelo" Alvarez.....15
2 (2) David Benavidez.....14
3 (3) Caleb Plant.....13
4 (4) Callum Smith.....12
5 (5) John Ryder.....11
6 (6) Billy Joe Saunders.....10
7 (7) Fedor Chudinov.....9
8 (8) Daniel Jacobs.....8
9 (9) Juergen Braehmer.....7
10 (10) Carlos Gongora.....6

11 (11) Lionell Thompson.....5
12 (12) David Lemieux.....4
13 (13) Jose Uzcategui.....3
14 (15) Aslambek Idigov.....2
15 (-) Evgeny Shvedenko.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
#14 Caleb Truax

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

MIDDLEWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Gennady Golovkin.....15
2 (2) Jermall Charlo.....14
3 (3) Demetrius Andrade.....13
4 (4) Sergiy Derevyanchenko.....12
5 (5) Ryota Murata.....11
6 (6) Rob Brant.....10
7 (7) Jaime Munguia.....9
8 (8) Chris Eubank, Jr......8
9 (9) Maciej Sulecki.....7
10 (10) Liam Smith.....6 (is also ranked #12 at 154)

11 (11) Liam Williams.....5
13 (12) Zhanibek Alimkhanuly.....4
13 (13) Kamil Szeremeta.....3
14 (14) Tureano Johnson.....2
15 (15) Juan Macias Montiel.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
WORLD CHAMPION: Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (vacated to campaign solely at 168; is already ranked #1 at 168)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

SUPER WELTERWEIGHTS/JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHTS/LIGHT MIDDLEWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Jermell Charlo

1 (1) Jarrett Hurd.....15
2 (2) Erislandy Lara.....14
3 (3) Brian Carlos Castano....13
4 (4) Jeison Rosario.....12
5 (5) Julian Williams.....11
6 (6) Tony Harrison.....10
7 (7) Michel Soro.....9
8 (8) Patrick Teixeira.....8
9 (9) Erickson Lubin.....7
10 (10) Tim Tszyu......6

11 (11) Golden Jack Culcay.....5
12 (12) Liam Smith.....4 (is also ranked #10 at 160)
13 (13) Sebastian Fundora.....3
14 (14) Carlos Adames.....2
15 (15) Charles Conwell.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

WELTERWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Errol Spence, Jr......15
2 (2) Terence Crawford.....14
3 (3) Shawn Porter.....13
5 (4) Yordenis Ugas.....12
5 (5) Mikey Garcia.....11
6 (6) Danny Garcia.....10
7 (7) Kudratillo Abdukakhorov (Qudratillo Abduqaxorov).....9
8 (8) Sergey Lipinets.....8
9 (9) Custio Clayton.....7
10 (10) Vergil Ortiz, Jr......6

11 (11) Jamal James.....5
12 (12) Egidijus Kavaliauskas.....4
13 (13) David Avanesyan.....3
14 (14) Thomas Dulorme.....2
15 (15) Jessie Vargas.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

SUPER LIGHTWEIGHTS/JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHTS/LIGHT WELTERWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Josh Taylor.....15
2 (2) Jose Carlos Ramirez.....14
3 (3) Regis Prograis.....13
4 (4) Jose Zepeda.....12
5 (5) Viktor Postol.....11
6 (6) Arnold Barboza, Jr......10
7 (9) Ivan Baranchyk.....9
8 (8) Robert Easter, Jr......8
9 (-) Rances Barthelemy.....7
10 (10) Jose Pedraza.....6

11 (7) Pablo Cesar Cano.....5
12 (11) Mario Barrios.....4
13 (13) Batyr Akhmedov.....3
14 (12) Jack Catterall.....2
15 (-) Ismael Barroso.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
#14 Shohjahon Ergashev
#15 Alberto Puello

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

LIGHTWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Teofimo Lopez

1 (1) Vasiliy Lomachenko.....15
2 (2) Gervonta Davis.....14 (is also ranked #1 at 130)
3 (6) Ryan Garcia.....13
4 (3) Devin Haney.....12
5 (5) Richard Commey....11
6 (7) Yvan Mendy.....10
7 (4) Luke Campbell.....9
8 (8) Emmanuel Tagoe.....8
9 (9) George Kambosos, Jr......7
10 (10) Masayoshi Nakatani.....6

11 (11) Javier Fortuna.....5
12 (12) Jorge Linares.....4
13 (13) Lee Selby.....3
14 (14) Isaac Cruz-Gonzalez.....2
15 (15) Hironori Mishiro.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

SUPER FEATHERWEIGHTS/JUNIOR LIGHTWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Gervonta Davis.....15 (is also ranked #2 at 135)
2 (2) Miguel Berchelt.....14
3 (3) Joseph Diaz, Jr......13
4 (4) Jamel Herring.....12
5 (5) Leo Santa Cruz.....11
6 (13) Roger Gutierrez.....10
7 (6) Rene Alvarado.....9
8 (7) Tevin Farmer.....8
9 (8) Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov.....7
10 (9) Oscar Valdez.....6

11 (10) Carl Frampton.....5
12 (11) Shakur Stevenson.....4
13 (12) Kenichi Ogawa.....3
14 (14) O'Shaquie Foster.....2
15 (15) Chris Colbert.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

FEATHERWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Josh Warrington.....15
2 (2) Gary Russell, Jr......14
3 (3) Emanuel Navarrete.....13
4 (4) Kid Galahad.....12
5 (5) Can Xu.....11
6 (6) Tugstsogt Nyambayar.....10
7 (7) Isaac Dogboe.....9
8 (8) Jessie Magdaleno.....8
9 (9) James Dickens.....7
10 (10) Eduardo Ramirez......6

11 (11) Lerato Dlamini.....5
12 (12) Oscar Escandon.....4
13 (13) Ryan Walsh.....3
14 (14) Ruben Villa.....2
15 (15) Joet Gonzalez.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

SUPER BANTAMWEIGHTS/JUNIOR FEATHERWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Guillermo Rigondeaux (also #7 at 118)

1 (1) Murodjon Akhmadaliev.....15
2 (2) Daniel Roman.....14
3 (3) Ryosuke Iwasa.....13
4 (4) Brandon Figueroa.....12
5 (5) Ronny Rios.....11
6 (10) Stephen Fulton. Jr......10
7 (7) Luis Nery.....9
8 (8) Carlos Castro.....8
9 (9) Jhunriel Ramonal.....7
10 (6) Angelo Leo.....6

11 (-) Ra'eese Aleem.....5
12 (11) Hiroaki Teshigawara.....4
13 (12) Mike Plania.....3
14 (13) Ionut Baluta.....2
15 (14) Diego De La Hoya.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
#15 Shingo Wake

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

BANTAMWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Naoya Inoue.....15
2 (2) John Riel Casimero.....14
3 (3) Nordine Oubaali.....13
4 (4) Nonito Donaire....12
5 (5) Zolani Tete.....11
6 (6) Emmanuel Rodriguez.....10
7 (7) Guillermo Rigondeaux.....9 (is also WORLD CHAMPION at 122)
8 (8) Jason Moloney.....8
9 (9) Takuma Inoue.....7
10 (10) Reymart Gaballo......6

11 (11) Paul Butler.....5
12 (12) Alejandro Santiago (Agustin Alejandro Santiago Barrios).....4
13 (13) Liborio Solis.....3
14 (14) Gary Antonio Russsell.....2
15 (15) Daigo Higa.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

SUPER FLYWEIGHTS/JUNIOR BANTAMWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: Juan Francisco Estrada

1 (1) Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (Wisaksil Wangek).....15
2 (2) Roman Gonzalez.....14
3 (3) Kazuto Ioka.....13
4 (4) Jerwin Ancajas.....12
5 (5) Khalid Yafai.....11
6 (6) Joshua Franco.....10
7 (7) Andrew Moloney.....9
8 (8) Francisco Rodriguez, Jr......8
9 (9) Carlos Cuadras.....7
10 (10) Israel Gonzalez.....6

11 (11) Pedro Guevara.....5
12 (12) Norbelto "Meneito" Jimenez.....4
13 (13) Jeyvier Cintron.....3
14 (14) Kosei Tanaka.....2
15 (15) Fernando Martinez.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

FLYWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Moruti Mthalane.....15
2 (2) Julio Cesar "Rey" Martinez (Julio Cesar Martinez Aguilar).....14
3 (3) Artem Dalakian.....13
4 (4) Junto Nakatani.....12
5 (5) Muhammad Waseem.....11
6 (6) Sho Kimura.....10
7 (7) Angel Acosta.....9
8 (8) Cristofer Rosales......8
9 (9) Giemel Magramo.....7
10 (10) Jay Harris.....6

11 (11) Luis Concepcion.....5
12 (12) McWilliams Arroyo.....4
13 (13) Wulan Tuolehazi.....3
14 (14) Jayr Raquinel.....2
15 (15) Olimjon Nazarov.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
No one (no changes)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

LIGHT FLYWEIGHTS/JUNIOR FLYWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Kenshiro Teraji.....15
2 (2) Hiroto Kyoguchi.....14
3 (5) Felix Alvarado.....13
4 (3) Elwin Soto (Elwin Soto Castro).....12
5 (6) Edward Heno.....11
6 (7) Tetsuya Hisada......10
7 (8) Agustin Mauro Gauto.....9
8 (9) Daniel Matellon.....8
9 (10) Kenichi Horikawa.....7
10 (11) Mark Vicelles.....6

11 (12) Jesse Rodriguez.....5
12 (13) Masamichi Yabuki.....4
13 (14) Jonathan Gonzalez.....3
14 (15) Riku Kano.....2
15 (-) Erik Omar Lopez (Erik Omar Lopez Garcia).....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
#4 Carlos Canizales (prolonged inactivity)

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)

STRAWWEIGHTS/MINIMUMWEIGHTS/MINI-FLYWEIGHTS:

WORLD CHAMPION: VACANT

1 (1) Petchmanee CP Freshmart (birth name: Panya Pradabsri; AKA Petchmaee Kokietgym).....15
2 (2) Knockout CP Freshmart (birth name: Thammanoon Niyomtrong).....14
3 (3) Wanheng Menayothin (birth name: Chayaphon Moonsri).....13
4 (4) Wilfredo Mendez.....12
5 (5) Vic Saludar.....11
6 (6) Ginjiro Shigeoka.....10
7 (7) Nkosinathi Joyi.....9
8 (8) Pedro Taduran.....8
9 (9) Melvin Jerusalem.....7
10 (10) Leyman Benavides.....6

11 (11) Simpiwe Konkco.....5
12 (12) Joey Canoy......4
13 (13) Masataka Taniguchi.....3
14 (14) Samuel Salva....2
15 (-) Lito Dante.....1

Out from rankings through December 31, 2020:
#15 Daniel Valladares

(TTR member voting: KSTAT124)






 
Article By: Ken Pollitt