Oleksandr Usyk Tops Ring Magazine's Heavyweight Rankings, Sparks Fan Debate
According to the latest Ring Magazine rankings, Oleksandr Usyk maintains his position at the top of the heavyweight division. However, this announcement has left many fans scratching their heads.
Should It Be Fury? Fans Weigh In
While Usyk currently holds the Ring Magazine belt, some supporters argue that Tyson Fury should be the rightful No.1 on the list. Fans took to social media to voice their confusion and opinions.
Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua Trail Behind
Deontay Wilder, the former WBC champion, sits at second place in the rankings, followed closely by Anthony Joshua. However, their positions could change if a fight between the two can be secured.
Zhang, Ruiz Jr., Parker, and Hrgovic Round Out the Top Ten
Zhilei Zhang claims the fourth spot in the rankings after a recent victory over Joe Joyce, who sits in sixth place. A rematch between the two is set to take place this Saturday. Andy Ruiz Jr. holds the fifth spot, despite not having fought since September 2020. Joseph Parker and Filip Hrgovic secure the eighth and ninth positions, respectively.
Newcomer Jared Anderson Shakes Up the Rankings
American boxer Jared Anderson makes his debut in the top ten rankings, taking the place of Dillian Whyte, who dropped out. Whyte's failed drug test caused him to be pulled out of a rematch with Joshua, and he now fights to salvage his career and reputation.
Usyk Remains the Champion
Oleksandr Usyk continues to hold the prestigious Ring Magazine belt. As the debate over the No.1 spot rages on, the boxing world eagerly awaits future matchups that could potentially reshape the rankings.