middleweight, 152 pounds (69 kg) light heavyweight, 165 pounds (75 kg) heavyweight, 179 pounds (81 kg) super heavyweight, any weight over 179 pounds (81 kg)
What is the weight limit for light heavyweight boxing?
In amateur boxing, light heavyweight is a weight division above 165 pounds (75 kg) and up to 178 pounds (81 kg), falling between middleweight and heavyweight.
What weight was Roy Jones Jr?
Roy Jones Jr. is the only boxer in history to start his career as a junior middleweight, and go on to win a heavyweight title. He is also noted for holding the WBC, WBA, IBF, IBO, NABF, WBF, and IBA light heavyweight championships; a record seven belts at the same time.
What weight was Muhammad Ali?
One of the best pound-for-pound fighters in history, American boxer Floyd Mayweather has won championships across five weight divisions.
Who is the greatest boxer of all time?
Sportco lists down ten of the greatest boxers of all time to step inside the boxing ring.
- Jack Dempsey. Record: 53-6(43 KOs)
- Rocky Marciano. Record: 49-0(43 KOs)
- Roy Jones Jr. Record: 66-9(47 KOs)
- Sugar Ray Leonard. Record: 36-3(25 KOs)
- Joe Louis. Record: 66-3(52 KOs)
- Mike Tyson.
- Manny Pacquiao.
- Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Who has the most knockouts in boxing?
Top 10 boxers by most KOs
- Billy Bird (138)
- Archie Moore (132)
- Young Stribling (129)
- Sam Langford (128)
- Buck Smith (120)
- Kid Azteca (114)
- George Odwell (111)
- Sugar Ray Robinson, Alabama Kid (108)