Boxing Rankings – January 2023

Heavyweight (201 lbs+ – 91.18 kg+)

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk (S)

Daniel Dubois (R)

Tyson Fury

Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk

Joe Joyce (I)

1

Tyson Fury

Michael Hunter

Deontay Wilder

Filip Hrgović

Andy Ruiz Jr.

2

Deontay Wilder

Martin Bakole

Andy Ruiz Jr.

vacant

Frank Sánchez

3

Anthony Joshua

Deontay Wilder

Frank Sánchez

Andy Ruiz Jr.

Otto Wallin

4

Joe Joyce

Anthony Joshua

Arslanbek Makhmudov

Anthony Joshua

Filip Hrgović

5

Andy Ruiz Jr.

Arslanbek Makhmudov

Anthony Joshua

Deontay Wilder

Anthony Joshua

6

Dillian Whyte

Lenier Pero

Dillian Whyte

Martin Bakole

Michael Hunter

7

Luis Ortiz

Luis Ortiz

Martin Bakole

Frank Sánchez

Ali Eren Demirezen

8

Joseph Parker

Zhan Kossobutskiy

Zhan Kossobutskiy

Agit Kabayel

Joseph Parker

9

Filip Hrgović

Trevor Bryan

Otto Wallin

Tony Yoka

Demsey McKean

10

Frank Sánchez

Lucas Browne

Joseph Parker

Dillian Whyte

Agit Kabayel

Cruiserweight (200 lbs – 90.72 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Jai Opetaia

Arsen Goulamirian

Ilunga Makabu

Jai Opetaia

Lawrence Okolie

1

Lawrence Okolie

Yuniel Dorticos

Alexei Papin

Mateusz Masternak

Murat Gassiev

2

Mairis Briedis

Alexey Egorov

Noel Gevor

Richard Riakporhe

Mateusz Masternak

3

Yuniel Dorticos

Badou Jack

Thabiso Mchunu

Chris Billam-Smith

Chris Billam-Smith

4

Ilunga Makabu

Kamshybek Kunkabayev

Mateusz Masternak

Mairis Briedis

Badou Jack

5

Thabiso Mchunu

Chris Billam-Smith

Sergey Kovalev

Yuniel Dorticos

Yuniel Dorticos

6

Alexei Papin

Firat Arslan

Badou Jack

Jack Massey

Sergey Kovalev

7

Arsen Goulamirian

Mike Perez

Chris Billam-Smith

Huseyin Cinkara

Krzysztof Glowacki

8

Mateusz Masternak

Brandon Glanton

Richard Riakporhe

Sergey Kovalev

Jai Opetaia

9

Richard Riakporhe

Huseyin Cinkara

Yuniel Dorticos

David Light

Armend Xhoxhaj

10

Chris Billam-Smith

Roman Fress

Alberto Peralta

Badou Jack

Michał Cieślak

Light heavyweight (175 lbs – 79.38 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Dmitry Bivol (S)

Artur Beterbiev

Artur Beterbiev

Artur Beterbiev

1

Dmitry Bivol

Gilberto Ramírez

Callum Smith

Meng Fanlong

Anthony Yarde

2

Artur Beterbiev

Joshua Buatsi

Mathieu Bauderlique

Joshua Buatsi

Gilberto Ramírez

3

Joe Smith Jr.

Callum Smith

Joshua Buatsi

Anthony Yarde

Maxim Vlasov

4

Gilberto Ramírez

Andre Dirrell

Anthony Yarde

Gilberto Ramírez

Callum Smith

5

Maxim Vlasov

Dan Azeez

Robin Krasniqi

Badou Jack

Callum Johnson

6

Callum Smith

Ricards Bolotniks

Marcus Browne

Pawel Stepien

Joshua Buatsi

7

Marcus Browne

Dominic Boesel

Ali Izmailov

Mathieu Bauderlique

Mathieu Bauderlique

8

Anthony Yarde

Yunieski Gonzalez

Leon Bunn

Michael Eifert

Meng Fanlong

9

Joshua Buatsi

Anthony Yarde

Igor Mikhalkin

Faris Chevalier

Radivoje Kaldjdzic

10

Mathieu Bauderlique

Craig Richards

Meng Fanlong

Braiian Suarez

Leon Bunn

Super middleweight (168 lbs – 76.2 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Canelo Álvarez

Canelo Álvarez (S)

David Morrell (R)

Canelo Álvarez

David Benavidez (I)

Canelo Álvarez

Canelo Álvarez

1

David Benavidez

Caleb Plant

Caleb Plant

William Scull

Zach Parker

2

Christian M’billi

Erik Bazinyan

Christian M’billi

vacant

John Ryder

3

Billy Joe Saunders

Rocky Fielding

Daniel Jacobs

Caleb Plant

Caleb Plant

4

Anthony Dirrell

Padraig McCrory

Erik Bazinyan

Edgar Berlanga

Demetrius Andrade

5

John Ryder

Aidos Yerbossynuly

Ali Ahkmedov

Aslambek Idigov

Edgar Berlanga

6

David Lemieux

Anthony Dirrell

Jesse Hart

Ali Ahkmedov

Erik Bazinyan

7

Christian M’billi

Edgar Berlanga

Lerrone Richards

José Uzcátegui

Aslambek Idigov

8

Zach Parker

Demond Nicholson

Yamaguchi Falcão

Petrov Ivanov

Giovanni De Carolis

9

Lerrone Richards

Shane Mosley Jr.

Carlos Góngora

Vladimir Shishkin

Paulinus Ndjolonimu

10

David Morrell

Pablo Ezequiel Corzo

William Scull

Erik Bazinyan

Artysh Lopsan

Middleweight (160 lbs – 72.57 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Gennady Golovkin (S)

Erislandy Lara (R)

Jermall Charlo

Gennady Golovkin

Janibek Alimkhanuly

1

Gennady Golovkin

Chris Eubank Jr.

Carlos Adames

Esquiva Falcão

Jaime Munguía

2

Jermall Charlo

Jaime Munguía

Jaime Munguía

Michael Zerafa

vacant

3

Demetrius Andrade

Sergio Martinez

Chris Eubank Jr.

Patrick Wojcicki

Danny Dignum

4

Jaime Munguía

Ryōta Murata

Ryōta Murata

Denis Radovan

Chris Eubank Jr.

5

Chris Eubank Jr.

Michael Zerafa

Maciej Sulęcki

Marten Arsumanjan

Carlos Adames

6

Janibek Alimkhanuly

Carlos Adames

Sergiy Derevyanchenko

Patrice Volny

Esquiva Falcão

7

Ryōta Murata

Austin Williams

Juan Macias Montiel

Vincenzo Gualtieri

Felix Cash

8

Carlos Adames

Anatoli Muratov

Esquiva Falcão

Jaime Munguía

Jimmy Kelly

9

Sergiy Derevyanchenko

Amílcar Vidal

Liam Williams

Vincent Feigenbutz

Juan Manuel Taborda

10

Felix Cash

Caoimhin Agyarko

Meiirim Nursultanov

Mateo Signani

Vincent Feigenbutz

Super Welterweight (154 lbs – 69.85 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Jermell Charlo

Jermell Charlo (S)

Jermell Charlo

Sebastian Fundora (I)

Jermell Charlo

Jermell Charlo

1

Brian Castaño

Israil Madrimov

Tony Harrison

Bakhram Murtazaliev

Tim Tszyu

2

Sebastian Fundora

Michel Soro

Tim Tszyu

Jack Culcay

Liam Smith

3

Jarrett Hurd

Johan Gonzalez

Liam Smith

Tim Tszyu

Bakhram Murtazaliev

4

Erislandy Lara

James Metcalf

Charles Conwell

Austin Trout

Magomed Kurbanov

5

Tim Tszyu

Souleymane Cissokho

Danny Garcia

Charles Conwell

Tony Harrison

6

Tony Harrison

Brian Castaño

Erickson Lubin

Haro Matevosyan

Brian Castaño

7

Erickson Lubin

Yoelvis Gomez

Serhii Bohachuk

Abass Baraou

Carlos Ocampo

8

Magomed Kurbanov

Kieron Conway

Magomed Kurbanov

Carlos Adames

Troy Williamson

9

Liam Smith

Troy Williamson

Israil Madrimov

Troy Williamson

Jesus Ramos

10

Israil Madrimov

Kerman Lejarraga

Jesus Ramos

Brandon Adams

Erickson Lubin

Welterweight (147 lbs – 66.68 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Errol Spence Jr. (S)

Eimantas Stanionis (R)

Errol Spence Jr.

Errol Spence Jr.

Terence Crawford

1

Errol Spence Jr.

Vergil Ortiz Jr.

Vergil Ortiz Jr.

Jaron Ennis

Vergil Ortiz Jr.

2

Terence Crawford

Jaron Ennis

David Avanesyan

vacant

Jaron Ennis

3

Jaron Ennis

Keith Thurman

Jaron Ennis

Jaron Ennis

Conor Benn

4

Yordenis Ugás

Conor Benn

Keith Thurman

Vergil Ortiz Jr.

Keith Thurman

5

Vergil Ortiz Jr.

Yordenis Ugás

Conor Benn

Conor Benn

Michael McKinson

6

Keith Thurman

Gabriel Maestre

Yordenis Ugás

Custio Clayton

Cody Crowley

7

Eimantas Stanionis

Radzhab Butaev

Thulani Mbenge

Ivan Golub

David Avanesyan

8

David Avanesyan

Jesus Ramos

Mikey Garcia

David Avanesyan

Lewis Crocker

9

Radzhab Butaev

Taras Shelestyuk

Cody Crowley

Karen Chukhadzhian

Keita Obara

10

Conor Benn

Michael McKinson

Alexander Besputin

Keita Obara

Ryota Toyoshima

Super Lightweight (140 lbs – 63.5 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Josh Taylor

Alberto Puello

Regis Prograis

vacant

Josh Taylor

1

Regis Prograis

Ismael Barroso

Jose Zepeda

Jeremias Ponce

Teofimo Lopez

2

Jose Carlos Ramirez

Ohara Davies

Regis Prograis

Subriel Matías

Liam Paro

3

Jack Catterall

Batyr Akhmedov

Jose Carlos Ramirez

Jack Catterall

Jose Carlos Ramirez

4

Subriel Matías

Shakhram Giyasov

Teofimo Lopez

Shohjahon Ergashev

Arnold Barboza Jr.

5

Jose Zepeda

Lewis Ritson

Sandor Martin

Liam Paro

Jack Catterall

6

Arnold Barboza Jr.

Jose Carlos Ramirez

Gary Antuanne Russell

Teofimo Lopez

Sandor Martin

7

Gary Antuanne Russell

Teofimo Lopez

Ryan Garcia

Jose Carlos Ramirez

Shohjahon Ergashev

8

Shohjahon Ergashev

Gary Antuanne Russell

Arnold Barboza Jr.

Steve Spark

Cesar Francis

9

Alberto Puello

Rolando Romero

Sergey Lipinets

Andy Hiraoka

Jose Pedraza

10

Teofimo Lopez

Shohjahon Ergashev

José Pedraza

Gary Antuanne Russell

Richard Commey

Lightweight (135 lbs – 61.23 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Devin Haney

Devin Haney (S)

Gervonta Davis (R)

Devin Haney

Devin Haney

Devin Haney

1

Vasiliy Lomachenko

Ryan Garcia

Vasiliy Lomachenko

Gustavo Daniel Lemos

Vasiliy Lomachenko

2

Gervonta Davis

Michel Rivera

Isaac Cruz

vacant

Shakur Stevenson

3

Ryan Garcia

William Zepeda

Shakur Stevenson

Vasiliy Lomachenko

Isaac Cruz

4

Isaac Cruz

Vasiliy Lomachenko

William Zepeda

Isaac Cruz

Denys Berinchyk

5

George Kambosos Jr

Shakur Stevenson

George Kambosos Jr

Shakur Stevenson

Angel Fierro

6

William Zepeda

Jezreel Corrales

Shuichiro Yoshino

Michel Rivera

William Zepeda

7

Frank Martin

Isaac Cruz

Jamaine Ortiz

George Kambosos Jr

Shuichiro Yoshino

8

Michel Rivera

Chris Colbert

Yvan Mendy

Giovanni Cabrera

Jeremias Nakathiala

9

Gustavo Daniel Lemos

Yurik Mamedov

Michel Rivera

Maxi Hughes

Francesco Patera

10

Joseph Diaz

Frank Martin

Jeremia Nakathila

Richard Commey

Michel Rivera

Super featherweight (130 lbs – 58.97 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Héctor García

vacant

Shavkat Rakhimov

vacant

1

Óscar Valdez

Lamont Roach Jr.

O’Shaquie Foster

vacant

Archie Sharp

2

Héctor García

Otar Eranosyan

Eduardo Fernandez

vacant

Óscar Valdez

3

Shavkat Rakhimov

Jono Carroll

Robson Conceicao

Joe Cordina

Liam Wilson

4

Joe Cordina

Roger Gutiérrez

Muhammadkhuja Yaqubov

Kenichi Ogawa

Albert Bell

5

Robson Conceição

Pablo Vicente

Pablo Vicente

Anthony Cacace

Lamont Roach Jr.

6

O’Shaquie Foster

Angel Rodriguez

Lamont Roach Jr.

Kenichi Ogawa

Bryan Chevalier

7

Roger Gutiérrez

Eduardo Hernandez

Albert Bell

Zelfa Barrett

Henry Lebron

8

Kenichi Ogawa

Sultan Zaurbek

Ricardo Nunez

Eduardo Nunez

Eduardo Nunez

9

Samir Ziani

Francisco Fonseca

Kenichi Ogawa

Guillaume Frenois

Joe Cordina

10

Lamont Roach Jr.

Paul Fleming

Jadier Herrera

Michael Magnesi

Sultan Zaurbek

Featherweight (126 lbs – 57.15 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Leigh Wood

Rey Vargas

Luis Lopez-Vargas

Emanuel Navarrete

1

Emanuel Navarrete

Thomas Ward

Brandon Figueroa

vacant

Isaac Dogboe

2

Rey Vargas

Otabek Kholmatov

Isaac Dogboe

vacant

Brandon Figueroa

3

Mark Magsayo

Raymond Ford

Mark Magsayo

Mauricio Lara

Robeisy Ramirez

4

Mauricio Lara

Brandon Figueroa

Gary Russell Jr.

Robeisy Ramirez

Mauricio Lara

5

Luis Lopez-Vargas

Anselmo Moreno

Joet Gonzalez

Reiya Abe

Thomas Patrick Ward

6

Leigh Wood

Robeisy Ramirez

Robeisy Ramirez

Jazza Dickens

Joet Gonzalez

7

Josh Warrington

Michael Conlan

Michael Conlan

Isaac Dogboe

Mark Magsayo

8

Kiko Martinez

Luis Reynaldo Nunez

Kiko Martinez

Thomas Patrick Ward

Ruben Villa

9

Robeisy Ramirez

Mark Magsayo

Jazza Dickens

Michael Conlan

Michael Conlan

10

Michael Conlan

Mirco Cuello

Lerato Dlamini

Ryo Sagawa

Reiya Abe

Super bantamweight (122 lbs – 55.34 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Murodjon Akhmadaliev (S)

Stephen Fulton

Murodjon Akhmadaliev

Stephen Fulton

1

Stephen Fulton

Azat Hovhannisyan

Luis Nery

Marlon Tapales

Ra’eese Aleem

2

Murodjon Akhmadaliev

Tomoki Kameda

Azat Hovhannisyan

vacant

Luis Nery

3

Ra’eese Aleem

Kevin Gonzalez

Chainoi Worawut

Luis Nery

Zolani Tete

4

Azat Hovhannisyan

Oleh Dovhun

David Picasso

Ra’eese Aleem

Azat Hovhannisyan

5

Marlon Tapales

Lee McGregor

Ra’eese Aleem

Takuma Inoue

Takuma Inoue

6

Luis Nery

Yevgeniy Pavlov

Takuma Inoue

Zolani Tete

Sam Goodman

7

Ronny Rios

Hector Valdez

Carlos Castro

Carl Jammes Martin

Mukhammad Shekhov

8

Zolani Tete

Max Ornelas

Zolani Tete

Sam Goodman

Ryo Akaho

9

Mike Plania

Israel Picazo

Ludumo Lamati

Azat Hovhannisyan

Carl Jammes Martin

10

Takuma Inoue

Ronny Rios

Ionut Baluta

Ludumo Lamati

Tomoki Kameda

Bantamweight (118 lbs – 53.52 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Naoya Inoue

Naoya Inoue (S)

Naoya Inoue

Naoya Inoue

Naoya Inoue

1

Emmanuel Rodríguez

Vacant

Jason Moloney

vacant

Jason Moloney

2

Jason Moloney

Takuma Inoue

Nonito Donaire

Emmanuel Rodríguez

Charlie Edwards

3

Nonito Donaire

Nonito Donaire

Emmanuel Rodríguez

Nikolai Potapov

Emmanuel Rodríguez

4

Lee McGregor

Liborio Solís

Nawaphon Kaikanha

Jason Moloney

Vincent Astrolabio

5

Vincent Astrolabio

Melvin Lopez

Reymart Gaballo

Melvin Lopez

Melvin Lopez

6

Paul Butler

Ramon Cardenas

Charlie Edwards

Vincent Astrolabio

Lee McGregor

7

Gary Antonio Russell

Victor Santillan

Alexandro Barrios

Jerwin Ancajas

Reymart Gaballo

8

Alejandro Santiago

Sho Ishida

Lee McGregor

Gary Antonio Russell

Christian Medina

9

Keita Kurihara

Lawrence Newton

Petch Sor Chitpattana

Christian Medina Jimenez

Jonas Sultan

10

Ryosuke Nishida

Aran Dipaen

Gary Antonio Russell

Ryosuke Nishida

Emmanuel Salserito Rodriguez

Super flyweight (115 lbs – 52.16 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Juan Francisco Estrada

Joshua Franco

Juan Francisco Estrada

Fernando Martínez

Kazuto Ioka

1

Román González

Vacant

Román González

Jade Bornea

Junto Nakatani

2

Jesse Rodriguez

John Ramirez

Andrew Moloney

vacant

Andrew Moloney

3

Kazuto Ioka

Sirichai Thaiyen

Pedro Guevara

Kosei Tanaka

Kosei Tanaka

4

Fernando Martinez

Kosei Tanaka

Kosei Tanaka

Junto Nakatani

Yanga Sigqibo

5

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai

Andrew Moloney

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai

Andrew Moloney

David Cuellar Contreras

6

Andrew Moloney

Junto Nakatani

Donnie Nietes

Francisco Rodríguez Jr.

Kevin Jake Cataraja

7

Junto Nakatani

Keiver Fernandez

Landi Ngxeke

Argi Cortez

Christian Bacasegua

8

Kosei Tanaka

David Cuellar Contreras

Yanga Sigqibo

Sho Ishida

Jade Bornea

9

Donnie Nietes

Ronal Batista

Carlos Cuadras

Prince Patel

Ryoji Fukunaga

10

Francisco Rodríguez Jr.

Felix Montenegro

David Cuellar Contreras

Jonathan Rodriguez

Francisco Rodríguez Jr.

Flyweight (112 lbs – 50.8 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Artem Dalakian

Julio Cesar Martinez

McWilliams Arroyo (I)

Sunny Edwards

vacant

1

Sunny Edwards

David Jimenez

Angel Ayala

vacant

Jesse Rodriguez

2

Julio Cesar Martinez

Seigo Yuri Akui

Francisco Rodríguez Jr.

vacant

Cristian Gonzalez Hernandez

3

Artem Dalakian

Dave Apolinario

Ricardo Rafael Sandoval

Joselito Velázquez

Riku Kano

4

Angel Ayala

Anthony Olascuaga

Seigo Yuri Akui

Felix Alvarado

Olimjon Nazarov

5

McWilliams Arroyo

Brian Mosinos

Cristofer Rosales

Muhammad Waseem

Seigo Yuri Akui

6

David Jimenez

Angel Ayala

Muhammad Waseem

Seigo Yuri Akui

Jackson Chauke

7

Ricardo Rafael Sandoval

Ricardo Rafael Sandoval

Thananchai Charunphak

Dave Apolinario

Ángel Acosta

8

Jackson Chauke

Tanes Ongjunta

Jackson Chauke

Andres Campos

Felix Alvarado

9

Felix Alvarado

Cristofer Rosales

Taku Kuwahara

Jayson Mama

Andres Campos

10

Cristofer Rosales

Jade Bornea

Ángel Acosta

Angel Ayala

Angel Ayala

Light flyweight (108 lbs – 48.99 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

Kenshiro Teraji

Kenshiro Teraji (S)

Kenshiro Teraji

Sivenathi Nontshinga

Jonathan González

1

Jonathan González

Daniel Matellon

Hekkie Budler

Vacant

Mark Vicelles

2

Hiroto Kyoguchi

Carlos Canizales

Shokichi Iwata

vacant

Hekkie Budler

3

Hekkie Budler

Shokichi Iwata

Hiroto Kyoguchi

Hector Gabriel Flores

Carlos Canizales

4

Elwin Soto

Hekkie Budler

Azael Villar

Mark Vicelles

Nhlanhla Tyirha

5

Sivenathi Nontshinga

Leandro Blanc

Carlos Canizales

Christian Araneta

Thanongsak Simsri

6

Masamichi Yabuki

Hiroto Kyoguchi

Elwin Soto

Regie Suganob

Hasanboy Dusmatov

7

Daniel Matellon

Esteban Bermudez

Nhlanhla Tyirha

Ronald Chacon

Christian Araneta

8

Esteban Bermudez

Ronald Chacon

Esteban Bermudez

Masamichi Yabuki

Masamichi Yabuki

9

Carlos Cañizales

Azael Villar

Mark Vicelles

Carlos Canizales

Gerardo Zapata

10

Shokichi Iwata

Mark Vicelles

Daniel Matellon

Hiroto Kyoguchi

Shochiki Iwata

Mini flyweight (105 lbs – 47.63 kg)

Rank

The Ring

WBA

WBC

IBF

WBO

C

vacant

Knockout CP Freshmart (S)

Erick Rosa (R)

Petchmanee Kokietgym

Daniel Valladares

Masataka Taniguchi

1

Knockout CP Freshmart

Oscar Collazo

Ayanda Ndulani

vacant

Wilfredo Mendez

2

Petchmanee Kokietgym

Hasanboy Dusmatov

Melvin Jerusalem

vacant

Melvin Jerusalem

3

Masataka Taniguchi

Yudai Shigeoka

Yudai Shigeoka

Rene Mark Cuarto

Oscar Collazo

4

Wanheng Menayothin

Ginjiro Shigeoka

Luis Castillo Soto

Melvin Jerusalem

Ginjiro Shigeoka

5

Wilfredo Mendez

Melvin Jerusalem

Wanheng Menayothin

Ginjiro Shigeoka

Yudai Shigeoka

6

Daniel Valladares

Vic Saludar

Marco John Rementizo

Ayanda Ndulani

Yudel Reyes

7

Rene Mark Cuarto

Rene Mark Cuarto

Wilfredo Mendez

Siphamandla Baleni

ArAr Andales

8

Ginjiro Shigeoka

Bangile Nyangani

Garen Diagan

Samuel Salva

Ricardo Astuvilca

9

Yudai Shigeoka

Huu Toan Le

Rene Mark Cuarto

Joey Canoy

Mark Anthony Barriga

10

Pedro Taduran

Gohan Garcia

Oscar Collazo

Luis Castillo Soto

Siphamandia Baleni