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Famous Heroes of the Boxing Ring: Three Best Fighters of Their Generation



Boxing is a sport that has been close to many sports fans. Because of its agility, accuracy and position it is one of the largest fighting shows in the world and therefore has some of the greatest fighters in the world. In all the glory years of boxing, these are the best fighters of their generation that many today consider as famous heroes.

Muhammad Ali

He was called Muhammad Ali as the greatest fighter in the sport in history. It was indeed a boxing legend. During his time, he was able to beat all the heavyweight boxers making the era known as the golden years of heavyweight boxing. He was named fighter of the year a few times more than any other boxer today.

When you talk about boxing, it ‘s inevitable not to forget Ali’ s name and what he has done for the sport. Ali’s life in the ring was full of controversy because of his undoubted reputation. His first decision was to convert to Sunni Islam and the second was his refusal to participate in the Vietnam War. Ali was not just a boxer by profession. He was also a philanthropist and social activist.

Evander Holyfield

Evander Holyfield known as “The Real Deal” was the former Uncontested World Championships in the cruise and heavyweight divisions. Holyfield is the only 4-time World Heavyweight Champion, winning WBA, WBC, and IBF titles in 1990, WBA and IBF titles in 1993 and a WBA title in 1996 and 2000.

Holyfield has brought so much color and life to the world of boxing and is able to deliver many of the biggest rounds in the world. His opponent is also big names. Holyfield was able to fight men like Mike Tyson, George Foreman, Larry Holmes, Lennox Lewis and Riddick Bowe.

Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao is the most famous boxer of the latest generation. He is the first eight-division world champion. He has won six world titles, as well as the first to win the line championship in four different weight classes. He has been named Fighter of the Year and Fighter of the Year three times according to The Ring. Pacquiao became the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world within a span of seven years in the international boxing arena.

It was Manny Pacquiao’s most recent fight with Timothy Bradley that ended his long record with no losses in the boxing ring. According to boxing analysts and critics, the fight was one of the most irreversible decisions in the history of boxing.

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