BWAA, the Boxing Writers Association of America, has once again put Ukraine's Vasyl Lomachenko as No.1 among the world's top boxers - regardless of their weight category. The Hi-Tech (Lomachenko's well-known nickname, - 112 International) has been placed first on this rank for two months in a row.
Another Ukrainian boxing star appeared in the top 10 of the list; Oleksandr Usyk, the undisputed cruiserweight champion comes eighth.
The BWAA ranking is based on combining the top-10 data collected from every Association member.
1. Vasyl Lomachenko - 216.2 pts
2. Terrence Crawford - 213.3
3. Hennadyi Golovkin - 181.4
8. Oleksandr Usyk - 98.9
As is known, after Oleksandr Usyk won the World Boxing Super Series, The Ring magazine improved his position in the world best boxers ranking regardless of the weight category. Having beaten Murat Gassiev in Moscow, the Ukrainian boxer rose to the fourth place in a prestigious list. Gennady Golovkin, a Kazakh professional boxer, tops the ranking. Vasyl Lomachenko, another Ukrainian champion, is on the second place. American Terence Crawford got the third place.