It's been a long 12 years since Evander Holyfield officially won a world heavyweight title match..via boxrec.com
So, this is just for the fun of discussion really. A lot of folks like to discuss "the next Great American Heavyweight". Just wanted to see what everyone thought of my list of top#10 American heavyweight boxers today. Your list may differ from mine, and by all means feel free to post your own. I am just posting this up for the sake of discussion.
#1. Steve Cunningham [25-5]
#2. Eddie Chambers [36-3]
#3. Johnathon Banks [29-1-1]
#4. Chris Arreola [35-2]
#5. Tony Thompson [36-3]
#6. Malik Scott [35-0]
#7. Bryant Jennings [16-0]
#8. Deontay Wilder [26-0]
#9. Seth Mitchell [25-1-1]
#10. Franklin Lawrence [18-2-2]
*Steve Cunningham last fought Dec 2012
*Eddie Chambers last fought May 2012. Planning to move to Cruiserweight in 2013.
*Chris Arreola has fight scheduled with Canadian Bermane Stiverne for Mar 2013, for WBC #1 spot
*Johnathon Banks has rematch scheduled with Seth Mitchell for February 2013
*Tony Thompson has fight scheduled February 2013 with David Price of Britain
*Malik Scott has fight scheduled Feb 2013 with Ukrainian Vyacheslav Glazkov
*Bryant Jennings has fight scheduled Mar 2013, opponent TBA
*Deontay Wilder has fight scheduled Jan 2013, opponent TBA
*Franklin Lawrence has fight scheduled Jan 2013, against American Mark Brown
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