Anthony Joshua enters WBC rankings at #6

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  1. DaRealJT

    DaRealJT 33–0–1 Full Member

    Sep 26, 2021
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    CHAMP: Fury
    1. Wilder
    2. Ruiz
    3. Sanchez
    4. Helenius
    5. Makhmudov
    6. Joshua
    7. Whyte
    8. Wallin
    9. Bakole
    10. Kossobutskiy
    11. Ortiz
    12. Hunter
    13. Chisora
    14. Hrgovic
    15. Ajagba


    - Joshua enters at #6, potentially in anticipation of Fury-Joshua?
    - Ruiz moves up to #2 after beating Ortiz, as expected in anticipation of Wilder-Ruiz, assuming Wilder beats Helenius
    - Joyce and Parker are both dropped entirely (not even present in the top 40), presumably because they’re fighting for the WBO interim which is viewed as a “world title”
    - Kabayel drops outside of the top 15 (to #16), maybe a sign that Fury-Kabayel is off the table now that the Joshua fight looks likely?
    - Charr is #19, although if he were to fight Fury next, I have no doubt the WBC would move him up to the top 15 (same goes for Kabayel)
  2. mono

    mono Well-Known Member Full Member

    May 31, 2013
    How is windmillin wilder at 1?
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  3. MetalLicker

    MetalLicker Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 10, 2011
    We be crooks.

    Who did Makhmudov beat to get rated that high?
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  4. Pepsi Dioxide

    Pepsi Dioxide Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 22, 2020
    WBC, where the rules are made up and the points don't matter.
    Last edited: Sep 12, 2022
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  5. Gazanta87

    Gazanta87 Member Full Member

    May 18, 2019
    Chisora was 15 last month now he's 13 without doing **** all
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  6. drenlou

    drenlou Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jan 22, 2015
    We all know why that is.
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  7. sasto

    sasto Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Aug 5, 2020
    Kabayel has been in that #15 spot like a gun to our heads for Fury's whole reign.

    I kinda miss him now.
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  8. lordlosh

    lordlosh Boxing Addict banned Full Member

    Jun 4, 2014
    What in the blue hell is Wilder doing at number 1 position again?????? First he is in with back to back loses, and second he was supposedly retired and hasn't fought for a whole f***** year. Boxing is killing itself with this s*** giverning bodies that are beyond corrupt.
    It absolutely need a structure like UFC one with the difference of prize money.
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  9. Dubblechin

    Dubblechin Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 25, 2014
    The WBC knows what's coming.
  10. Finkel

    Finkel Well-Known Member Full Member

    Feb 10, 2020
  11. The Townsend

    The Townsend Zeus. Full Member

    Mar 21, 2019
    Keep an eye on that. Wait for some random to enter the top 15 ready for the hairy octopus.
  12. 007 373 5963

    007 373 5963 Member Full Member

    May 30, 2020
    I'm pretty sure the WBC is just pulling heavyweight names out of a hat at this point.
  13. Dubblechin

    Dubblechin Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 25, 2014
    One just did. His name is Anthony Joshua.
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  14. Serge

    Serge Ginger Dracula Staff Member

    Jul 21, 2009
    The Dosser should be 2-3 in his last 5 fights, 2 of those losses, his last 2 fights, via one-sided massacre stoppage, the second of which with the exception of one round where Fury got complacent and walked into a silly shot, via brutal KO.

    Back-to-back brutal one-sided with the exception of one round stoppage losses in his own backyard where everything was stacked in his favour and he's still ranked #1
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  15. Dubblechin

    Dubblechin Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 25, 2014
    We'll see how many times Joshua knocks Fury down.

    We'll see if Joshua can even manage a draw against Fury.

    Fury is the best opponent Joshua will have ever faced.

    Wilder has already fought him three times and successfully defended the title against Fury once.

    Even Fury says Wilder is the second best heavyweight after himself.

    We'll see if Joshua can change his mind.
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2022
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