The Ring Magazine's Annual Ratings: 2002

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As selected by The Ring magazine in the May 2003 issue.

Pound For Pound
Heavyweights
Cruiserweight
  1. Bernard Hopkins
  2. Roy Jones Jr.
  3. Marco Antonio Barrera
  4. Vernon Forrest
  5. Oscar De La Hoya
  6. Kostya Tszyu
  7. Erik Morales
  8. Floyd Mayweather Jr.
  9. Lennox Lewis
  10. Shane Mosley

Lennox Lewis, Champion

  1. Wladimir Klitschko
  2. Chris Byrd
  3. David Tua
  4. Evander Holyfield
  5. John Ruiz
  6. Hasim Rahman
  7. Vitali Klitschko
  8. Kirk Johnson
  9. Mike Tyson
  10. Jameel McCline
Title Vacant
  1. Vassiliy Jirov
  2. Jean-Marc Mormeck
  3. Wayne Braithwaite
  4. James Toney
  5. Johnny Nelson
  6. Guillermo Jones
  7. O'Neil Bell
  8. Ezra Sellers
  9. Virgil Hill
  10. Alexander Gurov
Light Heavyweights
Super Middleweights
Middleweights

Roy Jones Jr., Champion

  1. Antonio Tarver
  2. Dariusz Michalczewski
  3. Eric Harding
  4. Montell Griffin
  5. Reggie Johnson
  6. Bruno Girard
  7. Julio Cesar Gonzalez
  8. David Telesco
  9. Lou Del Valle
  10. George Khalid Jones
Title Vacant
  1. Joe Calzaghe
  2. Sven Ottke
  3. Antwun Echols
  4. Eric Lucas
  5. Byron Mitchell
  6. Charles Brewer
  7. Mads Larsen
  8. Manny Siaca
  9. Anthony Mundine
  10. Markus Beyer

Bernard Hopkins, Champion

  1. Harry Simon
  2. William Joppy
  3. Howard Eastman
  4. Antonio Perugino
  5. Robert Allen
  6. Tito Mendoza
  7. Sergey Tatevosyan
  8. Hacine Cherifi
  9. Rodney Jones
  10. Erland Betare
Junior Middleweights
Welterweights
Junior Welterweights

Oscar De La Hoya, Champion

  1. Ronald (Winky) Wright
  2. Fernando Vargas
  3. Javier Castillejo
  4. Daniel Santos
  5. Shane Mosley
  6. Kassim Ouma
  7. Bronco McKart
  8. Verno Phillips
  9. Alex Bunema
  10. Santiago Samaniego

Vernon Forrest, Champion

  1. Ricardo Mayorga
  2. Antonio Margarito
  3. Thomas Damgaard
  4. Andrew Lewis
  5. Antonio Diaz
  6. Manuel Gomez
  7. Cory Spinks
  8. Michele Piccirillo
  9. Jawaid Khaliq
  10. Danny Perez

Kostya Tszyu, Champion

  1. Sharmba Mitchell
  2. Zab Judah
  3. Arturo Gatti
  4. DeMarcus Corley
  5. Vivian Harris
  6. Jesse James Leija
  7. Mickey Ward
  8. Oktay Urkal
  9. Ben Tackie
  10. Diosbelys Hurtado
Lightweights
Junior Lightweights
Featherweights

Floyd Mayweather Jr., Champion

  1. Jose Luis Castillo
  2. Stevie Johnston
  3. Paul Spadafora
  4. Leonard Dorin
  5. Juan Lazcano
  6. Angel Manfredy
  7. Artur Grigorian
  8. Raul Horacio Balbi
  9. Alejandro Gonzalez
  10. Julien Lorcy
Title Vacant
  1. Acelino Freitas
  2. Joel Casamayor
  3. Jesus Chavez
  4. Steve Forbes
  5. Yodsanan Sor Nanthachai
  6. Phillip N'dou
  7. Sirimongkol Singmanassak
  8. Cassius Baloyi
  9. Carlos Alberto Hernandez
  10. Nate Campbell

Marco Antonio Barrera, Champion

  1. Erik Morales
  2. Naseem Hamed
  3. Manuel Medina
  4. Juan Manuel Marquez
  5. Derrick Gainer
  6. Johnny Tapia
  7. Frank Toledo
  8. Scott Harrison
  9. Lehlohonolo Ledwaba
  10. William Abelyan
Junior Featherweights
Bantamweights
Junior Bantamweights

Paulie Ayala, Champion

  1. Manny Pacquiao
  2. Oscar Larios
  3. Salim Medjkoune
  4. Enrique Sanchez
  5. Israel Vazquez
  6. Willie Jorrin
  7. Jose Luis Valbuena
  8. Joan Guzman
  9. Osamu Sato
  10. Yoddamrong Sithyodthong
Title Vacant
  1. Tim Austin
  2. Veeraphol Sahaprom
  3. Johnny Bredahl
  4. Rafael Marquez
  5. Eidy Moya
  6. Adan Vargas
  7. Cruz Carbajal
  8. Toshiaki Nishioka
  9. Peter Frissina
  10. Silence Mabuza
Title Vacant
  1. Masamori Tokuyama
  2. Alexander Munoz
  3. Fernando Montiel
  4. Gerry Penalosa
  5. Felix Machado
  6. Martin Castillo
  7. Jesus Kiki Rojas
  8. Mauricio Pastrana
  9. Luis Bolano
  10. Oscar Andrade
Flyweights
Junior Flyweights
Strawweight
Title Vacant
  1. Eric Morel
  2. Pongsaklek Wonjongkam
  3. Irene Pacheco
  4. Mzukisi Sikali
  5. Masibulele Makepula
  6. Malcolm Tunacao
  7. Peter Culshaw
  8. Gerson Guerrero
  9. Omar Andres Narvaez
  10. Damaen Kelly
Title Vacant
  1. Rosendo Alvarez
  2. Jorge Arce
  3. Beibis Mendoza
  4. Pichit Siriwat
  5. Nelson Dieppa
  6. Yo-Sam Choi
  7. Hidenobu Honda
  8. Melchor Cob Castro
  9. Zolani Petelo
  10. Wyndel Janiola
Title Vacant
  1. Jose Antonio Aguirre
  2. Miguel Barrera
  3. Noel Arambulet
  4. Roberto Carlos Leyva
  5. Chana Porpaoin
  6. Keitaro Hoshino
  7. Joma Gamboa
  8. Daniel Reyes
  9. Kermin Guardia
  10. Juan Palacios

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