Ukrainian WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs) is recognized as the best boxer in the world by reputable online publications.
Lomachenko last Saturday in new York in the 10th round with a stunning shot to the liver knocked out Jorge Linares (44-4, 27 KO’s) and became the first boxer to win titles in three weight divisions in just 12 fights in the Pro ring.
The editorial Board of “World Boxing News” praised the impressive achievement Lomachenko and sent the Ukrainian to the first line of the rating of the best boxers in the world regardless of weight class.
Lomachenko is not the only representative of Ukraine in the top 10. Champion of the WBO and WBC lightweight champion Alexander Usik (14-0, 11 KO’s) closes the top ten boxers in the world by “World Boxing News”.
Top 10 boxers in the world by world Boxing News:
1. Vasyl Lomachenko (Ukraine, light weight)
2. Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan, middle weight)
3. Terence Crawford (USA, the first Welterweight)
4. Mikey Garcia (USA, lightweight)
5. Anthony Joshua (Britain, heavyweight)
6. Saul Alvarez (Mexico, middle weight)
7. Srisaket COP Rainwise (Thailand, the second lightest weight)
8. Naoya Inoue (Japan, the second lightest weight)
9. Wenhong Menayothin (Thailand, minimum weight)
10. Oleksandr Usyk (Ukraine, heavyweight)