These are the Annual Ratings as calculated by the BoxRec.com computer.
You will find the boxers with 3 and more top ranks and the top 10 bouts in every weight division.
And you will also find the top 15 boxers of the year with their ratings and the top 10 bouts of the year with the ratings of the opponents for every weight division.
| Annual Ratings: By Weight Division
|| The Legends
- 13 Top Ranks: Sugar Ray Robinson
- 12 Top Ranks: Ricardo Lopez
- 11 Top Ranks: Tommy Ryan
- 10 Top Ranks: Muhammad Ali, Julio Cesar Chavez, Roy Jones, Jr., Azumah Nelson
- 9 Top Ranks: Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
- 8 Top Ranks: Joe Goss, Joe Louis, Pernell Whitaker, Harry Wills
- 7 Top Ranks: Joe Calzaghe, Emile Griffith, Marvin Hagler, Virgil Hill, Peter Jackson, Jack Johnson, Benny Leonard, Carlos Monzon, Archie Moore, Jose Napoles, Jimmy Wilde
- 6 Top Ranks: Alexis Arguello, Tommy Gibbons, Naseem Hamed, Evander Holyfield, Larry Holmes, Bernard Hopkins, Oscar De La Hoya, Eder Jofre, Lennox Lewis, Terry McGovern, Packey McFarland, Willie Pep, Manny Pacquiao, Aaron Pryor, Vicente Saldivar, Dick Tiger, Gene Tunney