National Boxing Association's Quarterly Ratings: 1961

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December:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Alejandro Lavorante
  4. Zora Folley
  5. Ingemar Johansson
  6. Cleveland Williams
  7. Bob Cleroux
  8. Henry Cooper
  9. Joe Erskine
  10. Roger Rischer

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Eddie Cotton
  4. Erich Schoppner
  5. Von Clay
  6. Giulio Rinaldi
  7. Willie Pastrano
  8. Mauro Mina
  9. Chic Calderwood
  10. Gustav Scholz

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Florentino Fernandez
  2. Dick Tiger
  3. Terry Downes
  4. Paul Pender
  5. Henry Hank
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Hank Casey
  8. Yama Bahama
  9. Holly Mims
  10. Denny Moyer
Welterweights
Junior Welterweights
Lightweights
Junior Lightweights

Benny (Kid) Paret, Champion

  1. Emile Griffith
  2. Ralph Dupas
  3. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  4. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  5. Brian Curvis
  6. Curtis Cokes
  7. Bruno Visintin
  8. Federico Thompson
  9. Gaspar Ortega
  10. Frankie Ramirez

Duilio Loi, Champion

  1. Eddie Perkins
  2. Kenny Lane
  3. Johnny Gonsalves
  4. Jose Stable
  5. L.C. Morgan
  6. Roberto Cruz
  7. Benny Medina
  8. Luis Molina
  9. Bunny Grant
  10. Battling Torres

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Carlos Ortiz
  2. Dave Charnley
  3. Paolo Rosi
  4. Douglas Vaillant
  5. Bert Somodio
  6. Carlos Hernandez
  7. Len Matthews
  8. Al Urbina
  9. Eddie Garcia
  10. Arthur Persley

Flash Elorde, Champion

  1. Solomon Boysaw
  2. Mel Middleton
  3. Percy Lewis
  4. Auburn Copeland
  5. Tommy Tibbs
  6. Jose Luis Cruz
  7. Teruo Kosaka
  8. Sergio Caprari
  9. Ricardo Gonzalez
  10. Rodolfo Marshall
Featherweights
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Sugar Ramos
  2. Rafiu King
  3. Howard Winstone
  4. Kazuo Takayama
  5. Eduardo Guerrero
  6. Floyd Robertson
  7. Danny Valdez
  8. Jet Bally
  9. Gracieux Lamperti
  10. Herman Duncan

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Johnny Caldwell
  2. Jose Medel
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Herman Marques
  5. Piero Rollo
  6. Ignacio Pina
  7. Alphonse Halimi
  8. Edmundo Esparza
  9. Ismael Laguna
  10. Manny Elias

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Mimoun Ben Ali
  3. Pascual Perez
  4. Salvatore Burruni
  5. Ramon Arias
  6. Kyo Noguchi
  7. Chartchai Chionoi
  8. Horacio Enrique Accavallo
  9. Ray Pacheco
  10. Jesus (Chucho) Hernandez


November:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Alejandro Lavorante
  4. Ingemar Johansson
  5. Zora Folley
  6. Cleveland Williams
  7. Bob Cleroux
  8. Henry Cooper
  9. Joe Erskine
  10. Roger Rischer

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Eddie Cotton
  4. Von Clay
  5. Erich Schoppner
  6. Giulio Rinaldi
  7. Chic Calderwood
  8. Willie Pastrano
  9. Mauro Mina
  10. Gustav Scholz

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Terry Downes
  2. Florentino Fernandez
  3. Dick Tiger
  4. Paul Pender
  5. Sugar Ray Robinson
  6. Hank Casey
  7. Yama Bahama
  8. Joey Giardello
  9. Henry Hank
  10. Holly Mims
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Benny (Kid) Paret, Champion

  1. Emile Griffith
  2. Ralph Dupas
  3. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  4. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  5. Brian Curvis
  6. Curtis Cokes
  7. Bruno Visintin
  8. Federico Thompson
  9. Charley Scott
  10. Frankie Ramirez

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Carlos Ortiz
  2. Dave Charnley
  3. Paolo Rosi
  4. Douglas Vaillant
  5. Bert Somodio
  6. Carlos Hernandez
  7. Len Matthews
  8. Al Urbina
  9. Mel Middleton
  10. Eddie Garcia

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Sugar Ramos
  2. Rafiu King
  3. Howard Winstone
  4. Kazuo Takayama
  5. Eduardo Guerrero
  6. Floyd Robertson
  7. Danny Valdez
  8. Jet Bally
  9. Gracieux Lamperti
  10. Herman Duncan
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Johnny Caldwell
  2. Jose Medel
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Ignacio Pina
  5. Piero Rollo
  6. Edmundo Esparza
  7. Alphonse Halimi
  8. Herman Marques
  9. Ismael Laguna
  10. Manny Elias

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Pascual Perez
  3. Salvatore Burruni
  4. Mimoun Ben Ali
  5. Kyo Noguchi
  6. Ramon Arias
  7. Jesus (Chucho) Hernandez
  8. Jean Guerard
  9. Ray Pacheco
  10. Fighting Harada


October:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Ingemar Johansson
  4. Henry Cooper
  5. Alejandro Lavorante
  6. Cleveland Williams
  7. Bob Cleroux
  8. Zora Folley
  9. Joe Erskine
  10. George Chuvalo

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Eddie Cotton
  4. Von Clay
  5. Erich Schoppner
  6. Giulio Rinaldi
  7. Chic Calderwood
  8. Willie Pastrano
  9. Gustav Scholz
  10. Mauro Mina

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Terry Downes
  2. Florentino Fernandez
  3. Dick Tiger
  4. Paul Pender
  5. Sugar Ray Robinson
  6. Hank Casey
  7. Henry Hank
  8. Joey Giardello
  9. Yama Bahama
  10. Denny Moyer
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Benny (Kid) Paret, Champion

  1. Emile Griffith
  2. Ralph Dupas
  3. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  4. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  5. Curtis Cokes
  6. Brian Curvis
  7. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  8. Federico Thompson
  9. Bruno Visintin
  10. Virgil Akins

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Carlos Ortiz
  2. Dave Charnley
  3. Douglas Vaillant
  4. Paolo Rosi
  5. Bert Somodio
  6. Carlos Hernandez
  7. Len Matthews
  8. Al Urbina
  9. Gene Gresham
  10. Paul Armstead

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Sugar Ramos
  2. Rafiu King
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Howard Winstone
  5. Eduardo Guerrero
  6. Floyd Robertson
  7. Danny Valdez
  8. Jet Bally
  9. Gracieux Lamperti
  10. Herman Duncan
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Johnny Caldwell
  2. Jose Medel
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Piero Rollo
  5. Ignacio Pina
  6. Alphonse Halimi
  7. Edmundo Esparza
  8. Freddie Gilroy
  9. Ismael Laguna
  10. Manny Elias

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Pascual Perez
  3. Salvatore Burruni
  4. Mimoun Ben Ali
  5. Kyo Noguchi
  6. Ramon Arias
  7. Jesus (Chucho) Hernandez
  8. Jean Guerard
  9. Ray Pacheco
  10. Fighting Harada


September:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Henry Cooper
  2. Ingemar Johansson
  3. Eddie Machen
  4. Alejandro Lavorante
  5. Cleveland Williams
  6. Bob Cleroux
  7. Zora Folley
  8. Joe Erskine
  9. George Chuvalo
  10. Tom McNeeley Jr.

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Eddie Cotton
  4. Erich Schoppner
  5. Von Clay
  6. Chic Calderwood
  7. Giulio Rinaldi
  8. Willie Pastrano
  9. Lennart Risberg
  10. Mauro Mina

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Terry Downes
  2. Florentino Fernandez
  3. Dick Tiger
  4. Paul Pender
  5. Sugar Ray Robinson
  6. Hank Casey
  7. Henry Hank
  8. Joey Giardello
  9. Yama Bahama
  10. Denny Moyer
Welterweights
Junior Welterweights
Lightweights
Junior Lightweights

Benny (Kid) Paret, Champion

  1. Emile Griffith
  2. Ralph Dupas
  3. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  4. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  5. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  6. Federico Thompson
  7. Curtis Cokes
  8. Brian Curvis
  9. Bruno Visintin
  10. Cecil Shorts

Duilio Loi, Champion

  1. Eddie Perkins
  2. L.C. Morgan
  3. Kenny Lane
  4. Roberto Cruz
  5. Jose Stable
  6. Johnny Gonsalves
  7. Hilario Morales
  8. Battling Torres
  9. Benny Medina
  10. Bunny Grant

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Dave Charnley
  2. Carlos Ortiz
  3. Douglas Vaillant
  4. Paolo Rosi
  5. Carlos Hernandez
  6. Bert Somodio
  7. Len Matthews
  8. Giordano Campari
  9. Al Urbina
  10. Gene Gresham

Flash Elorde, Champion

  1. Solomon Boysaw
  2. Sergio Caprari
  3. Joey Lopes
  4. Percy Lewis
  5. Tommy Tibbs
  6. Jose Luis Cruz
  7. Auburn Copeland
  8. Teruo Kosaka
  9. Eddie Garcia
Featherweights
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Sugar Ramos
  2. Rafiu King
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Howard Winstone
  5. Gracieux Lamperti
  6. Juan Ramirez
  7. Floyd Robertson
  8. Danny Valdez
  9. Eduardo Guerrero
  10. Herman Duncan

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Jose Medel
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Alphonse Halimi
  5. Piero Rollo
  6. Ignacio Pina
  7. Edmundo Esparza
  8. Freddie Gilroy
  9. Ismael Laguna
  10. Manny Elias

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Pascual Perez
  3. Salvatore Burruni
  4. Mimoun Ben Ali
  5. Kyo Noguchi
  6. Ramon Arias
  7. Jesus (Chucho) Hernandez
  8. Jean Guerard
  9. Chartchai Chionoi
  10. Ray Pacheco


August:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Henry Cooper
  2. Ingemar Johansson
  3. Eddie Machen
  4. Alejandro Lavorante
  5. Cleveland Williams
  6. Bob Cleroux
  7. George Chuvalo
  8. Zora Folley
  9. Mike DeJohn
  10. Dick Richardson

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Eddie Cotton
  4. Erich Schoppner
  5. Von Clay
  6. Chic Calderwood
  7. Giulio Rinaldi
  8. Carl Olson
  9. Willie Pastrano
  10. Lennart Risberg

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Terry Downes
  2. Florentino Fernandez
  3. Dick Tiger
  4. Gustav Scholz
  5. Paul Pender
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Hank Casey
  8. Henry Hank
  9. Yama Bahama
  10. Joey Giardello
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Emile Griffith, Champion

  1. Ralph Dupas
  2. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  3. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  4. Benny (Kid) Paret
  5. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  6. Federico Thompson
  7. Curtis Cokes
  8. Brian Curvis
  9. Virgil Akins
  10. Fernando Barreto

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Dave Charnley
  2. Carlos Ortiz
  3. Douglas Vaillant
  4. Carlos Hernandez
  5. Giordano Campari
  6. Bert Somodio
  7. Paolo Rosi
  8. Len Matthews
  9. Jackie Donnelly
  10. Al Urbina

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Sugar Ramos
  2. Gracieux Lamperti
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Howard Winstone
  5. Rafiu King
  6. Gil Cadilli
  7. Juan Ramirez
  8. Floyd Robertson
  9. Eduardo Guerrero
  10. Herman Duncan
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Jose Medel
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Alphonse Halimi
  5. Piero Rollo
  6. Ignacio Pina
  7. Edmundo Esparza
  8. Freddie Gilroy
  9. Ismael Laguna
  10. Manny Elias

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Pascual Perez
  3. Salvatore Burruni
  4. Mimoun Ben Ali
  5. Kyo Noguchi
  6. Ramon Arias
  7. Jesus (Chucho) Hernandez
  8. Jean Guerard
  9. Chartchai Chionoi
  10. Ray Pacheco


July:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Henry Cooper
  2. Ingemar Johansson
  3. George Chuvalo
  4. Eddie Machen
  5. Alejandro Lavorante
  6. Cleveland Williams
  7. Zora Folley
  8. Bob Cleroux
  9. Mike DeJohn
  10. Dick Richardson

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Erich Schoppner
  4. Eddie Cotton
  5. Von Clay
  6. Chic Calderwood
  7. Giulio Rinaldi
  8. Carl Olson
  9. Willie Pastrano
  10. Allan Harmon

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Terry Downes
  2. Dick Tiger
  3. Florentino Fernandez
  4. Paul Pender
  5. Gustav Scholz
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Hank Casey
  8. Henry Hank
  9. Yama Bahama
  10. Joey Giardello
Welterweights
Junior Welterweights
Lightweights
Junior Lightweights

Emile Griffith, Champion

  1. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  2. Ralph Dupas
  3. Benny (Kid) Paret
  4. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  5. Federico Thompson
  6. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  7. Brian Curvis
  8. Bruno Visintin
  9. Gaspar Ortega
  10. Fernando Barreto

Duilio Loi, Champion

  1. Eddie Perkins
  2. Carlos Ortiz
  3. L.C. Morgan
  4. Jose Stable
  5. Roberto Cruz
  6. Johnny Gonsalves
  7. Hilario Morales
  8. Battling Torres
  9. Curtis Cokes
  10. Mauro Vazquez

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Dave Charnley
  2. Douglas Vaillant
  3. Giordano Campari
  4. Carlos Hernandez
  5. Bert Somodio
  6. Kenny Lane
  7. Paolo Rosi
  8. Len Matthews
  9. Paul Armstead
  10. Jackie Donnelly

Flash Elorde, Champion

  1. Solomon Boysaw
  2. Eddie Garcia
  3. Percy Lewis
  4. Sergio Caprari
  5. Tommy Tibbs
  6. Joey Lopes
  7. Auburn Copeland
  8. Raimondo Nobile
  9. Teruo Kosaka
  10. Daniel Berrios
Featherweights
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Gracieux Lamperti
  2. Sugar Ramos
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Juan Ramirez
  5. Howard Winstone
  6. Rafiu King
  7. Danny Valdez
  8. Jose Luis Cruz
  9. Floyd Robertson
  10. Eduardo Guerrero

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Jose Medel
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Alphonse Halimi
  5. Ramon Arias
  6. Piero Rollo
  7. Ignacio Pina
  8. Edmundo Esparza
  9. Freddie Gilroy
  10. Herman Marques

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Pascual Perez
  3. Mimoun Ben Ali
  4. Salvatore Burruni
  5. Kyo Noguchi
  6. Mitsunori Seki
  7. Jean Guerard
  8. Ernesto Miranda
  9. Jesus (Chucho) Hernandez
  10. Ray Pacheco


June:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Henry Cooper
  4. Ingemar Johansson
  5. George Chuvalo
  6. Alejandro Lavorante
  7. Zora Folley
  8. Cleveland Williams
  9. Bob Cleroux
  10. Mike DeJohn

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Doug Jones
  2. Erich Schoppner
  3. Archie Moore
  4. Chic Calderwood
  5. Eddie Cotton
  6. Von Clay
  7. Giulio Rinaldi
  8. Carl Olson
  9. Jesse Bowdry
  10. Willie Pastrano

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Paul Pender
  2. Dick Tiger
  3. Florentino Fernandez
  4. Terry Downes
  5. Gustav Scholz
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Joey Giardello
  8. Hank Casey
  9. Yama Bahama
  10. Obdulio Nunez
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Emile Griffith, Champion

  1. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  2. Benny (Kid) Paret
  3. Ralph Dupas
  4. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  5. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  6. Federico Thompson
  7. Brian Curvis
  8. Bruno Visintin
  9. Guy Sumlin
  10. Gaspar Ortega

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Dave Charnley
  2. Douglas Vaillant
  3. Giordano Campari
  4. Carlos Hernandez
  5. Paolo Rosi
  6. Bert Somodio
  7. Len Matthews
  8. Kenny Lane
  9. Al Urbina
  10. Paul Armstead

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Gracieux Lamperti
  2. Sugar Ramos
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Juan Ramirez
  5. Howard Winstone
  6. Rafiu King
  7. Danny Valdez
  8. Jose Luis Cruz
  9. Floyd Robertson
  10. Eduardo Guerrero
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Jose Medel
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Alphonse Halimi
  4. Jean-Pierre Cossemyns
  5. Piero Rollo
  6. Billy Rafferty
  7. Ignacio Pina
  8. Edmundo Esparza
  9. Freddie Gilroy
  10. Herman Marques

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Ramon Arias
  2. Sadao Yaoita
  3. Pascual Perez
  4. Mimoun Ben Ali
  5. Mitsunori Seki
  6. Kyo Noguchi
  7. Jean Guerard
  8. Risto Luukkonen
  9. Ernesto Miranda
  10. Ernesto Barrera


May:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Henry Cooper
  4. Ingemar Johansson
  5. George Chuvalo
  6. Alejandro Lavorante
  7. Zora Folley
  8. Archie Moore
  9. Cleveland Williams
  10. Bob Cleroux

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Giulio Rinaldi
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Erich Schoppner
  4. Chic Calderwood
  5. Eddie Cotton
  6. Carl Olson
  7. Von Clay
  8. Jesse Bowdry
  9. Willie Pastrano
  10. Kirk Barrow

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Paul Pender
  2. Dick Tiger
  3. Florentino Fernandez
  4. Terry Downes
  5. Gustav Scholz
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Joey Giardello
  8. Hank Casey
  9. Denny Moyer
  10. Jose Monon Gonzalez
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Emile Griffith, Champion

  1. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  2. Benny (Kid) Paret
  3. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  4. Ralph Dupas
  5. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  6. Gaspar Ortega
  7. Guy Sumlin
  8. Federico Thompson
  9. Brian Curvis
  10. Bruno Visintin

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Giordano Campari
  2. Carlos Hernandez
  3. Dave Charnley
  4. Douglas Vaillant
  5. L.C. Morgan
  6. Eddie Perkins
  7. Paolo Rosi
  8. Len Matthews
  9. Al Urbina
  10. Kenny Lane

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Gracieux Lamperti
  2. Sugar Ramos
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Juan Ramirez
  5. Felix Cervantes
  6. Ike Chestnut
  7. Raimondo Nobile
  8. Howard Winstone
  9. Rafiu King
  10. Danny Valdez
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Alphonse Halimi
  2. Jose Medel
  3. Billy Rafferty
  4. Jean-Pierre Cossemyns
  5. Piero Rollo
  6. Ignacio Pina
  7. Freddie Gilroy
  8. Herman Marques
  9. Eloy Sanchez
  10. Carlos Hernandez

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Mitsunori Seki
  4. Pascual Perez
  5. Ramon Arias
  6. Risto Luukkonen
  7. Ernesto Barrera
  8. Kyo Noguchi
  9. Ernesto Miranda
  10. Carlos Omar Rodriguez


April:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Henry Cooper
  4. Zora Folley
  5. Ingemar Johansson
  6. George Chuvalo
  7. Mike DeJohn
  8. Archie Moore
  9. Alex Miteff
  10. Alejandro Lavorante

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Giulio Rinaldi
  2. Doug Jones
  3. Erich Schoppner
  4. Chic Calderwood
  5. Eddie Cotton
  6. Carl Olson
  7. Von Clay
  8. Jesse Bowdry
  9. Willie Pastrano
  10. Kirk Barrow

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Paul Pender
  2. Florentino Fernandez
  3. Dick Tiger
  4. Terry Downes
  5. Gustav Scholz
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Hank Casey
  8. Joey Giardello
  9. Denny Moyer
  10. Joey Archer
Welterweights
Junior Welterweights
Lightweights

Emile Griffith, Champion

  1. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  2. Benny (Kid) Paret
  3. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  4. Ralph Dupas
  5. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  6. Gaspar Ortega
  7. Guy Sumlin
  8. Federico Thompson
  9. Charley Scott
  10. Gomeo Brennan

Duilio Loi, Champion

  1. Carlos Ortiz
  2. Jose Stable
  3. Bert Somodio
  4. Johnny Gonsalves
  5. Lahouari Godih
  6. Mauro Vazquez
  7. Battling Torres
  8. Curtis Cokes
  9. Jimmy Soo

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Giordano Campari
  2. Carlos Hernandez
  3. Dave Charnley
  4. Douglas Vaillant
  5. Len Matthews
  6. Eddie Perkins
  7. L.C. Morgan
  8. Al Urbina
  9. Kenny Lane
  10. Gene Gresham
Featherweights
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Gracieux Lamperti
  2. Sugar Ramos
  3. Kazuo Takayama
  4. Juan Ramirez
  5. Felix Cervantes
  6. Raimondo Nobile
  7. Rafiu King
  8. Danny Valdez
  9. Terry Spinks
  10. Don Adamson

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Alphonse Halimi
  2. Freddie Gilroy
  3. Jose Medel
  4. Billy Rafferty
  5. Jose Lopez
  6. Piero Rollo
  7. Eloy Sanchez
  8. Herman Marques
  9. Carlos Hernandez
  10. Hector Hicks

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Mitsunori Seki
  4. Ramon Arias
  5. Pascual Perez
  6. Risto Luukkonen
  7. Ernesto Barrera
  8. Edmundo Esparza
  9. Ernesto Miranda
  10. Carlos Omar Rodriguez


March:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Henry Cooper
  4. Zora Folley
  5. Ingemar Johansson
  6. Mike DeJohn
  7. George Chuvalo
  8. Archie Moore
  9. Alex Miteff
  10. Alejandro Lavorante

Harold Johnson, Champion

  1. Giulio Rinaldi
  2. Erich Schoppner
  3. Doug Jones
  4. Von Clay
  5. Chic Calderwood
  6. Carl Olson
  7. Jesse Bowdry
  8. Willie Pastrano
  9. Eddie Cotton
  10. Kirk Barrow

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Paul Pender
  2. Florentino Fernandez
  3. Terry Downes
  4. Gustav Scholz
  5. Dick Tiger
  6. Sugar Ray Robinson
  7. Hank Casey
  8. Denny Moyer
  9. Joey Giardello
  10. Joey Archer
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Emile Griffith, Champion

  1. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  2. Ralph Dupas
  3. Benny (Kid) Paret
  4. Teddy (Farmer) Wright
  5. Federico Thompson
  6. Charley Scott
  7. Gaspar Ortega
  8. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  9. Gomeo Brennan
  10. Brian Curvis

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Dave Charnley
  2. Giordano Campari
  3. Eddie Perkins
  4. Carlos Hernandez
  5. Douglas Vaillant
  6. Len Matthews
  7. Al Urbina
  8. L.C. Morgan
  9. Kenny Lane
  10. Gene Gresham

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Gracieux Lamperti
  2. Sugar Ramos
  3. Danny Valdez
  4. Kazuo Takayama
  5. Juan Ramirez
  6. Felix Cervantes
  7. Raimondo Nobile
  8. Terry Spinks
  9. Don Adamson
  10. Army Wonder Boy
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Alphonse Halimi
  2. Freddie Gilroy
  3. Jose Medel
  4. Billy Rafferty
  5. Jose Lopez
  6. Piero Rollo
  7. Eloy Sanchez
  8. Herman Marques
  9. Carlos Hernandez
  10. Hector Hicks

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Mitsunori Seki
  4. Ramon Arias
  5. Pascual Perez
  6. Risto Luukkonen
  7. Ernesto Barrera
  8. Edmundo Esparza
  9. Ernesto Miranda
  10. Leo Zulueta


January:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Sonny Liston
  2. Eddie Machen
  3. Ingemar Johansson
  4. Zora Folley
  5. Henry Cooper
  6. Mike DeJohn
  7. Archie Moore
  8. George Chuvalo
  9. Dick Richardson
  10. Billy Hunter
Title Vacant
  1. Harold Johnson
  2. Chic Calderwood
  3. Giulio Rinaldi
  4. Erich Schoppner
  5. Doug Jones
  6. Jesse Bowdry
  7. Mike Holt
  8. Willie Pastrano
  9. Carl Olson
  10. Lennart Risberg

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Paul Pender
  2. Sugar Ray Robinson
  3. Gustav Scholz
  4. Terry Downes
  5. Joey Giardello
  6. Don Fullmer
  7. Hank Casey
  8. Henry Hank
  9. Florentino Fernandez
  10. Dick Tiger
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Benny (Kid) Paret, Champion

  1. Emile Griffith
  2. Luis Manuel Rodriguez
  3. Ralph Dupas
  4. Federico Thompson
  5. Charley Scott
  6. Garnet Hart
  7. Jorge Jose Fernandez
  8. Gomeo Brennan
  9. Brian Curvis
  10. Denny Moyer

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Dave Charnley
  2. Giordano Campari
  3. Eddie Perkins
  4. Douglas Vaillant
  5. Len Matthews
  6. Carlos Hernandez
  7. Al Urbina
  8. L.C. Morgan
  9. Kenny Lane
  10. Gene Gresham

Davey Moore, Champion

  1. Gracieux Lamperti
  2. Sugar Ramos
  3. Danny Valdez
  4. Sergio Caprari
  5. Kazuo Takayama
  6. Raimondo Nobile
  7. Juan Ramirez
  8. Felix Cervantes
  9. Don Adamson
  10. Howard Winstone
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Eder Jofre, Champion

  1. Alphonse Halimi
  2. Freddie Gilroy
  3. Don Adamson
  4. Jose Medel
  5. Billy Rafferty
  6. Jose Lopez
  7. Eloy Sanchez
  8. Dennis Adjei
  9. Eduardo Guerrero
  10. Hector Hicks

Pone Kingpetch, Champion

  1. Sadao Yaoita
  2. Johnny Caldwell
  3. Mimoun Ben Ali
  4. Pascual Perez
  5. Mitsunori Seki
  6. Risto Luukkonen
  7. Ramon Arias
  8. Leo Zulueta
  9. Ernesto Barrera
  10. Edmundo Esparza

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  • Las Vegas Review-Journal. Las Vegas, Nevada. Saturday, December 9 1961. P.11.
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal. Las Vegas, Nevada. Thursday, November 9 1961. P.23.
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  • Springfield Union. Springfield, Massachusetts. Thursday, September 7 1961. P.38.
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  • Advocate. Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Tuesday, April 4 1961. P.27.
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