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In 2002 [[The Ring Magazine]] published a list of the 80 best fighters of the previous 80 years, as chosen by its writers:
 
In 2002 [[The Ring Magazine]] published a list of the 80 best fighters of the previous 80 years, as chosen by its writers:
  
#Sugar Ray Robinson
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#[[Sugar Ray Robinson]]
#Henry Armstrong
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#[[Henry Armstrong]]
#Muhammad Ali
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#[[Muhammad Ali]]
#Joe Louis
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#[[Joe Louis]]
#Roberto Duran
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#[[Roberto Duran]]
#Willie Pep
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#[[Willie Pep]]
#Harry Greb
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#[[Harry Greb]]
#Benny Leonard
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#[[Benny Leonard]]
#Sugar Ray Leonard
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#[[Sugar Ray Leonard]]
#Pernell Whitaker
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#[[Pernell Whitaker]]
#Carlos Monzon
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#[[Carlos Monzon]]
#Rocky Marciano
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#[[Rocky Marciano]]
#Ezzard Charles
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#[[Ezzard Charles]]
#Archie Moore
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#[[Archie Moore]]
#Sandy Saddler
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#[[Sandy Saddler]]
#Jack Dempsey
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#[[Jack Dempsey]]
#Marvin Hagler
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#[[Marvin Hagler]]
#Julio Cesar Chavez
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#[[Julio Cesar Chavez]]
#Eder Jofre
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#[[Eder Jofre]]
#Alexis Arguello
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#[[Alexis Arguello]]
#Barney Ross
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#[[Barney Ross]]
#Evander Holyfield
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#[[Evander Holyfield]]
#Ike Williams
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#[[Ike Williams]]
#Salvador Sanchez
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#[[Salvador Sanchez]]
#George Foreman
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#[[George Foreman]]
#Kid Gavilian
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#[[Kid Gavilian]]
#Larry Holmes
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#[[Larry Holmes]]
#Mickey Walker
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#[[Mickey Walker]]
#Ruben Olivares
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#[[Ruben Olivares]]
#Gene Tunney
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#[[Gene Tunney]]
#Dick Tiger
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#[[Dick Tiger]]
#Fighting Harada
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#[[Fighting Harada]]
#Emile Griffith
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#[[Emile Griffith]]
#Tony Canzoneri
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#[[Tony Canzoneri]]
#Aaron Pryor
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#[[Aaron Pryor]]
#Pascual Perez
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#[[Pascual Perez]]
#Miguel Canto
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#[[Miguel Canto]]
#Manuel Ortiz
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#[[Manuel Ortiz]]
#Charley Burley
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#[[Charley Burley]]
#Carmen Basilio
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#[[Carmen Basilio]]
#Michael Spinks
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#[[Michael Spinks]]
#Joe Frazier
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#[[Joe Frazier]]
#Khaosai Galaxy
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#[[Khaosai Galaxy]]
#Roy Jones Jr.
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#[[Roy Jones, Jr.]]
#Tiger Flowers
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#[[Tiger Flowers]]
#Panama Al Brown
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#[[Panama Al Brown]]
#Kid Chocolate
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#[[Kid Chocolate]]
#Joe Brown
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#[[Joe Brown]]
#Tommy Loughran
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#[[Tommy Loughran]]
#Bernard Hopkins
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#[[Bernard Hopkins]]
#Felix Trinidad
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#[[Felix Trinidad]]
#Jake LaMotta
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#[[Jake LaMotta]]
#Lennox Lewis
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#[[Lennox Lewis]]
#Wilfredo Gomez
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#[[Wilfredo Gomez]]
#Bob Foster
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#[[Bob Foster]]
#Jose Napoles
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#[[Jose Napoles]]
#Billy Conn
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#[[Billy Conn]]
#Jimmy McLarnin
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#[[Jimmy McLarnin]]
#Pancho Villa
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#[[Pancho Villa]]
#Carlos Ortiz
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#[[Carlos Ortiz]]
#Bob Montgomery
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#[[Bob Montgomery]]
#Freddie Miller
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#[[Freddie Miller]]
#Benny Lynch
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#[[Benny Lynch]]
#Beau Jack
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#[[Beau Jack]]
#Azumah Nelson
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#[[Azumah Nelson]]
#Eusebio Pedroza
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#[[Eusebio Pedroza]]
#Thomas Hearns
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#[[Thomas Hearns]]
#Wilfred Benitez
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#[[Wilfred Benitez]]
#Antonio Cervantes
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#[[Antonio Cervantes]]
#Ricardo Lopez
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#[[Ricardo Lopez]]
#Sonny Liston
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#[[Sonny Liston]]
#Mike Tyson
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#[[Mike Tyson]]
#Vicente Saldivar
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#[[Vicente Saldivar]]
#Gene Fullmer
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#[[Gene Fullmer]]
#Oscar De La Hoya
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#[[Oscar De La Hoya]]
#Carlos Zarate
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#[[Carlos Zarate]]
#Marcel Cerdan
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#[[Marcel Cerdan]]
#Flash Elorde
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#[[Flash Elorde]]
#Mike McCallum
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#[[Mike McCallum]]
#Harold Johnson
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#[[Harold Johnson]]

Revision as of 08:29, 30 May 2006

In 2002 The Ring Magazine published a list of the 80 best fighters of the previous 80 years, as chosen by its writers:

  1. Sugar Ray Robinson
  2. Henry Armstrong
  3. Muhammad Ali
  4. Joe Louis
  5. Roberto Duran
  6. Willie Pep
  7. Harry Greb
  8. Benny Leonard
  9. Sugar Ray Leonard
  10. Pernell Whitaker
  11. Carlos Monzon
  12. Rocky Marciano
  13. Ezzard Charles
  14. Archie Moore
  15. Sandy Saddler
  16. Jack Dempsey
  17. Marvin Hagler
  18. Julio Cesar Chavez
  19. Eder Jofre
  20. Alexis Arguello
  21. Barney Ross
  22. Evander Holyfield
  23. Ike Williams
  24. Salvador Sanchez
  25. George Foreman
  26. Kid Gavilian
  27. Larry Holmes
  28. Mickey Walker
  29. Ruben Olivares
  30. Gene Tunney
  31. Dick Tiger
  32. Fighting Harada
  33. Emile Griffith
  34. Tony Canzoneri
  35. Aaron Pryor
  36. Pascual Perez
  37. Miguel Canto
  38. Manuel Ortiz
  39. Charley Burley
  40. Carmen Basilio
  41. Michael Spinks
  42. Joe Frazier
  43. Khaosai Galaxy
  44. Roy Jones, Jr.
  45. Tiger Flowers
  46. Panama Al Brown
  47. Kid Chocolate
  48. Joe Brown
  49. Tommy Loughran
  50. Bernard Hopkins
  51. Felix Trinidad
  52. Jake LaMotta
  53. Lennox Lewis
  54. Wilfredo Gomez
  55. Bob Foster
  56. Jose Napoles
  57. Billy Conn
  58. Jimmy McLarnin
  59. Pancho Villa
  60. Carlos Ortiz
  61. Bob Montgomery
  62. Freddie Miller
  63. Benny Lynch
  64. Beau Jack
  65. Azumah Nelson
  66. Eusebio Pedroza
  67. Thomas Hearns
  68. Wilfred Benitez
  69. Antonio Cervantes
  70. Ricardo Lopez
  71. Sonny Liston
  72. Mike Tyson
  73. Vicente Saldivar
  74. Gene Fullmer
  75. Oscar De La Hoya
  76. Carlos Zarate
  77. Marcel Cerdan
  78. Flash Elorde
  79. Mike McCallum
  80. Harold Johnson