The highest 10 American boxers aged 25 or beneath
- TEOFIMO LOPEZ (23)
Born in Brooklyn however primarily raised in Davie, Florida, Lopez is the present world light-weight champion. In October final yr, “The Takeover” scored a surprising upset victory over the revered Vasiliy Lomachenko.
- SHAKUR STEVENSON (24)
A local of Newark, New Jersey, Stevenson is at the moment concentrating on the massive names at super-featherweight. On the Olympic Video games in 2016, the sublimely expert southpaw boxed his solution to a silver medal.
- DEVIN HANEY (22)
Las Vegas-based light-weight Haney is coming off a career-best win over stylish veteran Jorge Linares in Might. “The Dream” possesses dazzling abilities and appears destined for a brilliant future within the sport.
- VERGIL ORTIZ JNR (23)
Boasting a flawless 100 per cent knockout ratio, massive issues are anticipated of Ortiz within the welterweight division. The Grand Prairie, Texas resident tore via the rangy Maurice Hooker final outing in March.
- BRANDON FIGUEROA (24)
One other Texan on the listing, Weslaco switch-hitter Figueroa is without doubt one of the main gamers at super-bantamweight, having defeated the harmful Luis Nery in Might. In September he is because of tackle Stephen Fulton in an enchanting duel.
- RYAN GARCIA (22)
A fan favorite with the youthful technology on social media, Los Angeles light-weight Garcia proved that there’s substance behind the fashion by vanquishing the achieved Luke Campbell in January.
- DAVID BENAVIDEZ (24)
Phoenix, Arizona’s Benavidez has had some disciplinary points previously, however there isn’t any denying that he’s a proficient operator. He represents a formidable proposition for the present crop of super-middleweights.
- ERICKSON LUBIN (25)
Plying his commerce within the higher echelons of the super-welterweight class, Lubin is within the midst of a wealthy vein of type. The Orlando southpaw’s most up-to-date victory got here final month towards fellow contender Jeison Rosario.
- CHRIS COLBERT (24)
Recent off a win towards the robust Tugstsogt Nyambayar this month, Brooklynite Colbert is quick making a reputation for himself at super-featherweight along with his flashy strikes and charismatic manner.
- JARON ENNIS (24)
Emanating from the well-known combat metropolis of Philadelphia, “Boots” Ennis is one to look out for within the welterweight ranks. His newest assertion of intent was issued in April, when he dispatched the gritty Sergey Lipinets.