Boxing Rankings

Soliman beats Sturm in rematch for IBF belt


Sam Soliman has beaten Felix Sturm again, and this time, it looks like his world title will stick. For now, at least.

2013 Male Fighter Awards


Who were the best of the best in 2013? What were the highest and lowest points of the year? Read this and you're guaranteed to learn something new, no matter how big of a boxing fan you are.

2013 Female Fighter Awards


Awards include but are not limited to Comeback Fighter, Breakout Fighter, Fighter, Event, Fight, Knockout, Round, Upset, Robbery, and Prospect of the Year. Read the most comprehensive women's...

Rankings: Thurman, not Broner, rising the ranks


Adrien Broner's bubble was burst on December 14. Is Keith Thurman the real Golden Boy welterweight of the future?

Boxing Rankings: December 2013


There are plenty of moves made in this month's rankings update, highlight by Erislandy Lara, Shawn Porter, Adonis Stevenson, and Orlando Salido.

Boxing Rankings: November 2013


Timothy Bradley and Ruslan Provodnikov are arguably still leading the Fight of the Year race with their March classic, and both fighters made big statements in October, as well.

Rankings: Mayweather tops at 147 and 154


Floyd Mayweather has dominated the sport of boxing for a long time running, and is clearly the world's best pound-for-pound fighter. Now, he's ranked No. 1 at both welterweight and junior...

Boxing rankings: September 2013


Abner Mares' upset loss to Jhonny Gonzalez jumbled the featherweight division this month, while a pair of top stars dropped out at heavyweight and super middleweight due to inactivity.

BLH Rankings: August 2013


Little movement in this month's boxing rankings, but expect some major shake-ups for the rest of 2013.

Top 10: UK pound-for-pound


Carl Froch is still without question the UK's best fighter, but there are plenty of younger names starting to make serious waves, both domestically and internationally.

BLH rankings update: July 2013


There are four new top-ranked boxers in the BLH Boxing Rankings for July, and Adrien Broner has abandoned his post at 135 to get into the mix at 147.

Rankings update: June 2013


There's a new top dog at 140 pounds, and the spot was taken by force. Plus, a longtime contender and titlist has returned in the cruiserweight division.

Top 10 American heavyweights


American heavyweight boxing once mattered. Now it sucks. But here's the best of what we have to offer, inspired by a tweet from Tyson Fury.

Boxing rankings: May 2013


Floyd Mayweather is back at 147, Abner Mares is in at 126, and there are new No. 1 fighters at 112, 115, 122, and 154.

Rankings: March 2013


Lamont Peterson is back at 140, Evgeny Gradovich debuts at 126, and Adrien Broner has sent a message to everyone else at 135 ahead of this month's rankings.

BLH rankings: February 2013


There's a new No. 1 fighter at featherweight, a shake-up in the jumbled middleweight divison, and a climbing force to be reckoned with at light heavyweight in the February 2013 Bad Left Hook boxing...

Rankings: Marquez new No. 1 at welterweight


Juan Manuel Marquez is the most notable mover in this month's divisional rankings, going from No. 1 at 140 pounds to the same spot at 147 after his big win over Manny Pacquiao.

BLH Rankings: December 2012


Scott Christ and Ryan Bivins rank the world's best fighters in each weight class.

Sergio Martinez, Canelo Alvarez Hold Steady: Boxing Rankings For Sept. 18, 2012


Sergio Martinez left with all the hardware on Saturday, and made clear that he's the true top dog at 160 pounds. Bad Left Hook has more in this week's boxing rankings update.

Ward Solidifies Spot Heading Into Chavez Jr-Martinez, Canelo-Lopez: Boxing Rankings For Sept. 12, 2012


Andre Ward's status as the world's best super middleweight is cemented, but is he even more than that? Bad Left Hook's boxing rankings are updated for September 12, 2012, ahead of a big weekend in...

Geale and Golovkin Make Statements at Middleweight: Boxing Rankings For Sept. 4, 2012


Daniel Geale staked his claim as the No. 2 middleweight in the world with his win over Felix Sturm. Bad Left Hook breaks down the latest boxing rankings.

Abraham Back in the Mix, Gutknecht Makes Debut: Boxing Rankings For Aug. 28, 2012


With his win over Robert Stieglitz, Arthur Abraham got back in the title mix at 168 pounds. Bad Left Hook has more.

Adrien Broner Wins Fight, Loses Ranking Spot: Boxing Rankings For July 24


Adrien Broner has lost his spot in the rankings, but probably won't be gone for long. Bad Left Hook has more in their boxing rankings update for July 24.

Danny Garcia, David Haye Make Statements, Khan Drops: Boxing Rankings For July 17, 2012


Danny Garcia laid claim to being the world's best at 140 pounds with his win over Amir Khan, and David Haye roared back into the ring with a win over Dereck Chisora. Where do Garcia and Haye rank...

Josesito Lopez Causes Welterweight Shakeup: Boxing Rankings For June 26


Josesito Lopez put a jolt into the welterweight division when he broke Victor Ortiz's jaw on Saturday night. Bad Left Hook's boxing rankings are updated.

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr Goes Legit: Boxing Rankings For June 21


Julio Cesar Chavez Jr can now be considered a legitimate contender in the middleweight division. Bad Left Hook's rankings update has more on Chavez, Tomasz Adamek, Kazuto Ioka, and more.

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