Top 5 Best Boxers of the Last 25 Years

Our list of the top 5 best boxers of the last 25 years.

The fighters in the list below all started their professional career on, or after 1995. The following criteria was used to determine this list; professional record, quality of opponents, length of career (10+ years minimum), knockout ratio and championship title fights.

1. Mayweather Jr. (21 yrs, 50-0).
2. Pacquiao (26 yrs, 62-7-2).
3. Ward (13 yrs, 32-0).
4. Crawford (13 yrs, 37-0).
5. Alvarez (16 yrs, 56-1-2).

Floyd Mayweather Jr. dodges a left hand from Shane Mosley
Floyd Mayweather Jr. dodges a left hand from Shane Mosley during their welterweight fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 1, 2010. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)