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Top 10 Super Lightweight Boxer Rankings - Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis wins via TKO

Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis enters the Super Lightweight rankings after defeating Mario Barrios in the 11th Round

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By Fan Rankings | June 29, 2021 - 08:51 PM

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Honorable Mentions

Arnold Barboza Jr.

is another American professional boxer with an undefeated record of 25-0/ though he doesn’t have any world titles under his belt he has cone multiple regional titles. He won the vacant WBO International light welterweight title in his last fight. 

Robert “E-Bunny” Easter

is an American professional boxer, with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss, and 1 draw. The former IBF lightweight champion now fights at super lightweight, and definitely deserves an honorable mention on this list.

 

Top 10 Super Lightweight Boxer Rankings

 

10. José Pedraza

José Pedraza is another incredible boxer from Puerto Rico who deserves an honorable mention. He has a record of 29-3 and has held the IBF super featherweight title. He even defended the title twice before losing it to “Tank” Davis. 

In his most recent fight, which earlier this month, Pedraza defeated Julian Rodriguez, via corner retirement in the 8th round. 

 

9. Shahjahan Ergashev

The next fighter on our list is from Uzbekistan. Shahjahan “Descendant of Tamerlane” Ergashev is an undefeated professional boxer with a record of 19-0.

Most notably, Ergashev Won the vacant WBA International super-lightweight title, which is also known as the super lightweight. Title back in 2018. In his most recent fight, he fought Adrian Estrella and won via first-round KO. His next fight has not been announced yet. 

 

8. Mario Barrios

Mario “El Azteca” Barrios is a young and un and coming fighter from America, and he had an impressive undefeated record until last weekend

Most notably, He won the vacant WBO Inter-Continental welterweight title back in 2018, and he currently is the WBA (Regular) super lightweight champion.

Last weekend, Mario Barrios fought against Jervonta Davis, Defending his WBA (Regular) super lightweight title, however the fight did not go his way. 

The eighth round was the worst for Barrios. He got knocked down twice in that round, and later he got put down in the 11th as well, which lead to a technical knockout victory for “Tank”.

 

7. Ivan Baranchyk

At number 6, we have a very talented fighter from Belarus. Ivan “The Beast” Baranchyk has a record of 20 wins and 2 losses. 

Most notably, he won the vacant IBF light-welterweight title after defeating Anthony Yigit in 2018. However, in his next fight, he lost the title to Josh Taylor. He has also held the WBO Inter-Continental light-welterweight title. 

His next fight has not been announced yet.

 

6. Viktor Postol

Viktor Postol, our number 5 pick is from Ukraine “The Iceman” has a record of 31 wins and 3 losses. 

Most notably, he won the vacant WBC light-welterweight title in 2015, however in the very next fight, he lost the title to Terrance Crawford.

In his last fight, he challenged Jose Rameriz for the For WBC and WBO light-welterweight titles, however, he came short and lost via Majority decision. 

His next fight has not been announced yet. 

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5. Jose Zepeda

Next up, Jose Zepeda is a professional boxer of Mexican descent who fights out of the US. he has a record of 34 wins 2 losses, and 2 no contests, 

Most notably, he won the vacant WBO International light welterweight title after defeating Miguel Zamudio back in 2017, and he also challenged Jose Rameriz for the WBC light welterweight title but came short. 

He is currently the WBC Silver light-welterweight champion and defending his title against Hank Lundy in his last fight. His next fight has not been announced yet. 

 

4. Jose Carlos Ramirez

Jose Ramirez just fought Josh Tayler a little over a week ago on May 22nd, and after a hard fight, he lost his unified titles to Josh Taylor. Ramirez also lost his undefeated record in his last fight, and now stands at 26-1.

Ramírez started strong and was the more active fighter in the starting rounds, he even cut Taylor in the 6th, but things started to go bad for him afterward. He got knocked down in the 6th and 7th rounds, and the fight took a turn after that. 

Ramirez made it to the end of the fight, however, it was scored as a UD in favor of Taylor. 

 

3. Regis Prograis

Regis “Rougarou” Prograis is an American boxer with a record of 26 and 1.over his career, he has most notably won the WBA light-welterweight title in 2019 and the WBC interim light-welterweight title in 2018. 

Prograis also faced off against Josh Taylor for the unified titles, but came short and lost via Majority Decision. 

He won his last fight against Ivan Redkach, and His next fight has not been announced yet.

 

2. Gervonta Davis - WBA Regular Champion

Gervonta Davis is a reigning two-division champion, which is quite rare. With an undefeated record of 24-0, with 23 KOs “Tank” is currently the WBA Super World Super lightweight and the WBA Regular Lightweight champion

He also held the WBA super featherweight title, but vacated it recently before making the permanent move to Lightweight. However, his most recent fight was at Super lightweight, against the WBA regular super lightweight champion.

Davis won this fight via Knockout in the 11th round, and being the only other champ in the division after the unified champion Josh Taylor, he makes it to number 2 on this list. 

 

1. Josh Taylor - WBA Super, WBC, IBF, WBO, The Ring Champion

Leading the pack of the super lightweights is Josh Taylor. The Scottish professional boxer is the undisputed super lightweight champion, having held the WBA (Super), IBF, and Ring magazine titles since 2019 and, after an incredible performance, defeating José Ramírez, in his most recent fight, he also holds the WBC and WBO titles as well. 

Josh Taylor's next fight has not been announced yet. 

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