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WBC release January 2021 world rankings

Published On Monday, January 18, 2021By British Boxing News
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33 UK and Irish boxers ranked in WBC top 15 for January 2021

The World Boxing Council released their latest world rankings for January 2021, which includes a total of 33 UK and Irish boxers, one extra than last month’s rankings as Lyndon Arthur gatecrashes the 175lbs top 15 after his fine victory over rival Anthony Yarde late last year.

Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez was named as the World Boxing Council’s Boxer of the Month for his emphatic WBC and WBA World super-middleweight title victory over Liverpool’s Callum Smith a few days before Christmas. Congolese world champion Ilunga Makabu was given an honorary mention for having successfully defended the WBC cruiserweight title against Nigerian Olanrewju Durodola.

 

Heavyweight +200lbs

Champion: Tyson Fury

Interim: Alexander Povetkin

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Joe Joyce

International: Martin Bakole

Youth: Peter Kadiru

1 Deontay Wilder

2 Oleksandr Uysk

3 Luis Ortiz

4 Andy Ruiz Jr.

5 Joe Joyce

6 Dillian Whyte

7 Joseph Parker

8 Michael Hunter

9 Filip Hrgovic

10 Charles Martin

11 Efe Ajagba

12 Agit Kabayel

13 Tony Yoka

14 Frank Sanchez

15 Dereck Chisora

 

Bridgerweight 200lbs

Champion: Vacant

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Vacant

Youth: Vacant

1 Oscar Rivas

2 Kevin Lerena

3 Ryad Merhy

4 Dmitry Kudryashov

5 Evgeny Romanov

6 Bryant Jennings

7 Artur Szpilka

8 Alen Babic

9 Shigabudin Aliev

10 Marco Huck

11 Bilal Laggoune

12 Samuel Kadje

13 Rashid Kodzoev

14 Isaac Chamberlain

15 Carlous Welch

 

Cruiserweight 200lbs

Champion: Ilunga Makabu

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Thabiso Mchunu

International: Noel Gevor

Youth: Juergen Uldedaj

1 Thabiso Mchunu

2 Alexei Papin

3 Michal Cieslak

4 Yuniel Dorticos

5 Andrew Tabiti

6 Krszysztof Woldarczyk

7 Noel Gevor

8 Olanrewaju Durodola

9 Tommy McCarthy

10 Alexey Egorov

11 Richard Riakporhe

12 Yury Kashinsky

13 Tervel Pulev

14 Youri Kalenga

15 David Light

 

Light Heavyweight 175lbs

Champion: Artur Beterbiev

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Jean Pascal

International: Nick Hannig

Youth: Dieudonne Wilfred Seyi

1 Gilberto Ramirez

2 Jean Pascal

3 Marcus Browne

4 Badou Jack

5 Sergey Kovalev

6 Igor Mikhalkin

7 Jesse Hart

8 Blake Caparello

9 Joshua Buatsi

10 Sullivan Barrera

11 Mathieu Bauderlique

12 Lyndon Arthur

13 Nick Hannig

14 Fanlong Meng

15 Anthony Yarde

 

Super Middleweight 168lbs

Champion: Saul Alvarez

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Azizbek Abdugofurov

International: Evgeny Shvedenko

Youth: Vacant

1 David Benavidez

2 Avni Yildirim

3 David Lemieux

4 Anthony Dirrell

5 Daniel Jacobs

6 Callum Smith

7 Azizbek Abdugofurov

8 Ronald Ellis

9 Vladimir Shishkin

10 Fedor Chudinov

11 John Ryder

12 Aidos Yerbossynuly

13 Juergen Braehmer

14 Gabriel Rosado

15 Carlos Gongora

 

Middleweight 160lbs

Franchise Champion: Saul Alvarez

Champion: Jermall Charlo

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Juan Carlos Raygosa

Youth: Ramadan Hiseni

1 Jaime Munguia

2 Sergey Derevyanchenko

3 Liam Williams

4 Maciej Sulecki

5 Zhanibek Alimkhanuly

6 Brandon Adams

7 Esquiva Falcao

8 Dennis Hogan

9 Juan Macias Montiel

10 Matteo Signani

11 Hugo Centeno Jr.

12 Tureano Johnson

13 Carlos Molina

14 Andrey Sirotkin

15 Kamil Szeremeta

 

Super Welterweight 154lbs

Champion: Jermell Charlo

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Erickson Lubin

International: Tursynbay Kulakhmet

Youth: Ravshan Makhamadjonov

1 Erickson Lubin

2 Sergio Garcia

3 Tony Harrison

4 Jeison Rosario

5 Julian Williams

6 Jarrett Hurd

7 Serheii Bohachuk

8 Sebastian Fundora

9 Jessie Vargas

10 Tim Tszyu

11 Jack Culcay

12 Carlos Adames

13 Liam Smith

14 Charles Conwell

15 Magomed Kurbanov

 

Welterweight 147lbs

Champion: Errol Spence Jr

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Shawn Porter

International: Rashid Ellis

Youth: Vitaly Petrayakokv

1 Shawn Porter

2 Mikey Garcia

3 Keith Thurman

4 Danny Garcia

5 Vergil Ortiz Jr.

6 Egidijus Kavaliauskas

7 David Avanesyan

8 Kudratillo Abdukakhorov

9 Josesito Lopez

10 Amir Khan

11 Kell Brook

12 Jaron Ennis

13 Thulani Mbenge

14 Santiago Dominguez

15 Rashidi Ellis

 

Super Lightweight 140lbs

Champion: Jose Carlos Ramirez

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Jose Zepeda

International: Ohara Davies

Youth: Luis Hernandez

1 Jose Zepeda

2 Regis Prograis

3 Viktor Postol

4 Arnold Barboza

5 Pablo Cesar Cano

6 Maurice Hooker

7 Ivan Baranchyk

8 Sandor Martin

9 Batyrzhan Jukembayev

10 Jack Catterall

11 Anthony Yigit

12 Eduard Troyanovsky

13 Lewis Ritson

14 Subriel Matias

15 Ohara Davies

 

Lightweight 135lbs

Franchise Champion: Teofimo Lopez

Champion: Devin Haney

Interim: Ryan Garcia

Silver: Vacant

International: Maxi Hughes

Youth: Manuel Jaimes

1 Vasiliy Lomachenko

2 Javier Fortuna

3 Jorge Linares

4 Francisco Vargas

5 Yvan Mendy

6 Richard Commey

7 Masayyoshi Nakatani

8 Luke Campbell

9 Zaur Abdullaev

10 Emmanuel Tagoe

11 George Kambosos Jr

12 Francesco Patera

13 Shuichiro Yoshino

14 Lee Selby

15 Maxi Hughes

 

Super Featherweight 130lbs

Champion: Miguel Berchelt

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: O’Shaquie Foster

International: Muhammadkhuja Yaqubov

Youth: Sultan Zaurbek

1 Oscar Valdez

2 Shakur Stevenson

3 O’Shaquie Foster

4 Leo Santa Cruz

5 Muhammadkhuja Yaqubov

6 Tevin Farmer

7 Rene Alvarado

8 Eduardo Hernandez

9 Andrew Cancio

10 Samir Ziani

11 Pablo Vicente

12 Jhonny Gonzalez

13 Hironori Mishiro

14 Albert Bell

15 Kenichi Ogawa

 

Featherweight 126lbs

Champion: Gary Russell Jr.

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Lerato Dlamini

International: Isaac Lowe

Youth: Vacant

1 Rey Vargas

2 Jessie Magdaleno

3 Eduardo Ramirez

4 Tugstsogt Nyambar

5 Lerato Dlamini

6 Mark Magsayo

7 Kid Galahad

8 Joet Gonzalez

9 Ryo Sagawa

10 Isaac Lowe

11 Julio Ceja

12 Isaac Dogboe

13 Michael Conlan

14 Andoni Gago

15 Oscar Escandon

 

Super Bantamweight 122lbs

Champion: Luis Nery

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Chris Bourke

Youth: Chainoi Worawut

1 Carlos Castro

2 Daniel Roman

3 Ronny Rios

4 Hiroaki Teshigawara

5 Ludumo Lamati

6 Chainoi Worawut

7 Azat Hovhannisyan

8 Aaron Alameda

9 Jhunriel Ramonal

10 Kiko Martinez

11 Abigail Medina

12 Thomas Patrick Ward

13 Mike Plania

14 TJ Doheny

15 Shingo Wake

 

Bantamweight 118lbs

Champion: Nordine Oubaali

Interim: Reymart Gaballo

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Alejandro Santiago Barrios

Youth: Carlos Lopez

1 Nonito Donaire

2 Nawaphon Sor Rungvisai

3 Charlie Edwards

4 Emmanuel Rodriguez

5 Takuma Inoue

6 Alejandro Santiago Barrios

7 Jason Moloney

8 Zolani Tete

9 Paul Butler

10 Keita Kurihara

11 Petch Sor Chitpattana

12 Rau’shee Warren

13 Oscar Negrete

14 Daigo Higa

15 Michael Dasmarinas

 

Super Flyweight 115lbs

Champion: Juan Francisco Estrada

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Fernando Martinez

International: Ali Bamidele Lasisi

Youth: Vacant

1 Srisaket Sor Rungvisai

2 Carlos Cuadras

3 Pedro Guevara

4 Fernando Martinez

5 Andrew Moloney

6 Kosei Tanaka

7 Khalid Yafai

8 Gideon Buthelezi

9 Norberto Jimenez

10 Yanga Sigqibo

11 Isreal Gonzalez

12 Sunny Edwards

13 Muhammad Waseem

14 Ryoji Fukunaga

15 Jade Bornea

 

Flyweight 112lbs

Champion: Julio Cesar Martinez

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Jackson Chauke

Youth: Kento Hatanaka

1 McWilliams Arroyo

2 Francisco Rodriguez Jr.

3 Cristofer Rosales

4 Jay Harris

5 Angel Acosta

6 Jackson Chauke

7 Mirco Martin

8 Thananchai Charunphak

9 Jayr Raquinel

10 Giemel Magramo

11 Jonathan Inguito

12 Genesis Libranza

13 Masayuki Kuroda

14 Miguel Angel Herrera

15 Maximino Flores

 

Light Flyweight 108lbs

Champion: Kenshiro Teraji

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Vacant

Youth: Riku Kano

1 Tetsuya Hisada

2 Masamichi Yabuki

3 Hekkie Budler

4 Armando Torres

5 Kenichi Horikawa

6 Tibo Monabesa

7 Edward Heno

8 Milan Melindo

9 Mark Vicelles

10 Jesse Rodriguez

11 Jaysever Abcede

12 Pongsaklek Sithdabni

13 Erik Omar Lopez

14 Siphamandia Baleni

15 Satanmuanglek CP Freshmart

 

Minimumweight 105lbs

Champion: Panya Pradabsri

Interim: Vacant

Diamond: Vacant

Silver: Vacant

International: Vacant

Youth: Vacant

1 Wanheng Menayothin

2 Melvin Jerusalem

3 Byron Rojas

4 Nkosinathi Joyi

5 Simphiwe Konco

6 Marco John Rementizo

7 Jing Xiang

8 Axel Aragon

9 Tsubasa Koura

10 Erick Rosa

11 Ginjiro Shigeoka

12 Norihito Tanaka

13 Ayanda Ndulani

14 Lito Dante

15 Luis Castillo

 

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