WBC Presents “Best of 2020”

A tradition at the World Boxing Council involves annually choosing “The Best of the WBC”. 

For the 2020 Selection, the WBC especially thank the entire boxing family, friends and fans who supported this years awards with their votes.

Both the male and female 'Boxer of the Year' categories were won by UK and Irish fighters. There's a grand total of eight UK and Irish fighters occupying the esteemed list below:


Boxer of the Year

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez & Tyson Fury


Female Boxer of the Year

Katie Taylor


Fight of the Year

Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury 2


Female Fight of the Year

Katie Taylor vs Delfine Persoon 2


KO of the Year

Alexander Povetkin KO5 vs Dillian Whyte


Female KO of the Year

Christina Hammer KO7 vs Sanna Turunen


Comeback of the Year

Errol Spence Jr


Female Comeback of the Year

Marlen Esparza


Dramatic Fight of the Year

Jose Zepeda KO5 vs Ivan Baranchyk


Female Dramatic Fight of the Year

Savannah Marshall TKO7 vs Hannah Rankin


Event of the Year

Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury 2


Performance of the Year

Vasily Lomachenko vs Teofimo Lopez


Female Performance of the Year

Cecilia Braekhus vs Jessica McCaskill


Prospect of the Year

Sebastian Fundora & Gabriel Flores Jr


Female Prospect of the Year

Kim Clavell


Revelation of the Year

Isaac Cruz & Edgar Berlanga


Female Revelation of the Year

Yulihan Luna


Trainer of the Year

Eddy Reynoso & Derrick James


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