List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022

List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022, Boxing champions list, world heavyweight boxing champions, boxing rankings, WBC, WBA, IBF, WBO.

List of the current heavyweight world champions. In the history of professional boxing, there have been world champions at least since John L. Sullivan in the late 19th century. The World Boxing Association (WBA), formerly known as the National Boxing Association (NBA), sanctioned its inaugural title fight in 1921 between Jack Dempsey and Georges Carpentier for the world heavyweight championship, becoming the first of the current organizations to confer a world title.

List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022

WeightWBCWBAIBFWBOIBO
HeavyweightTyson FuryOleksandr UsykOleksandr UsykOleksandr UsykOleksandr Usyk
Cruiserweight/Jr. HeavyweightIilunga MakabuArsen GoulamirianJai OpetaiaLawrence OkolieJack Massey
Light HeavyweightArtur BeterbievDmitry BivolArtur BeterbievArtur BeterbievVacant
Super MiddleweightCanelo AlvarezCanelo AlvarezCanelo AlvarezCanelo AlvarezLerrone Richards
MiddleweightJermall CharloGennadiy GolovkinGennadiy GolovkinDemetrius AndradeGennadiy Golovkin
Super Welterweight/Jr. MiddleweightJermell CharloJermell CharloJermell CharloJermell CharloVacant
WelterweightErrol SpenceErrol SpenceErrol SpenceTerence CrawfordDaniyar Yeleussinov
Super Lightweight/Jr. WelterweightVacantAlberto PuelloJosh TaylorJosh TaylorAlejandro Meneses
LightweightDevin HaneyDevin HaneyDevin HaneyDevin HaneyMaxi Hughes
Super Featherweight/Jr. LightweightShakur StevensonHector GarciaJoe CordinaShakur StevensonMichael Magnesi
FeatherweightRey VargasLeo Santa CruzJosh WarringtonEmanuel NavarreteVacant
Super Bantamweight/Jr. FeatherweightStephen FultonM. AkhmadalievM. AkhmadalievStephen FultonVacant
BantamweightNaoya InoueNaoya InoueNaoya InouePaul ButlerVacant
Super Flyweight/Jr. BantamweightJuan Francisco EstradaJoshua FrancoFernando MartinezKazuto IokaVacant
FlyweightJulio Cesar MartinezArtem DalakianSunny EdwardsJunto NakataniVacant
Junior Flyweight/Light FlyweightKenshiro TerajiHiroto KyoguchiVACANTJonathan GonzalezVacant
Minimumweight/Mini-FlyweightPanya PradabsriThammanoon NiyomtrongDaniel ValladaresMasataka TaniguchiAyanda Ndulani

List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022 Professional boxing today has four main sanctioning organizations. The World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Council (WBC), International Boxing Federation (IBF), and World Boxing Organization (WBO) all acknowledge each other’s rankings and championship unification rules as part of their official rules and regulations.

List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022
List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022

Each of these organizations confers world championships and authorizes and controls championship matches. In 1922, the American boxing publication The Ring started recognizing world champions.

List of Current World Boxing Champions 2022 There are 18 different weight categories. Boxers must not weigh more than the top limit to compete in their respective divisions. Manny Pacquiao is the first boxer in history to have won world titles in all eight weight classes, more than any other competitor.

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