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10.02.2018 Boxing

Current World Boxing Champions As At February 2018

By Sammy Heywood Okine
Current World Boxing Champions As At February 2018
LISTEN FEB 10, 2018

HEAVYWEIGHT (200 LBS +)
WBC CHAMPION - Deontay Wilder (USA)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Anthony Joshua (Great Britain)

WBA CHAMPION - Manuel Charr (Lebanon/Germany)

IBF CHAMPION - Anthony Joshua (Great Britain)

WBO CHAMPION - Joseph Parker (New Zealand)
IBO CHAMPION - Anthony Joshua (Great Britain)

CRUISERWEIGHT (200 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Aleksandr Usyk (Ukraine)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Murat Gassiev

WBA CHAMPION - vacant
IBF CHAMPION - Murat Gassiev (Russia)
WBO CHAMPION - Aleksandr Usyk (Ukraine)
IBO CHAMPION - Kevin Lerena (South Africa)
LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT (175 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Adonis Stevenson (Canada)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Dmitry Bivol (Russia)
IBF CHAMPION - Artur Beterbiev (Russia)
WBO CHAMPION - Sergey Kovalev (Russia)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT (168 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - David Benavidez (USA)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - George Groves (Great Britain)

WBA CHAMPION - Tyron Zeuge (Germany)
IBF CHAMPION - Caleb Truax (USA)
WBO CHAMPION - Gilberto Ramirez (Mexico)
IBO CHAMPION - Chris Eubank Jr. (Great Britain)

MIDDLEWEIGHT (160 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan)

WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan)

WBA CHAMPION - Ryota Murata (Japan)
IBF CHAMPION - Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan)

WBO CHAMPION - Billy Joe Saunders (Great Britain)

IBO CHAMPION - Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan)

SUPER WELTERWEIGHT (154 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Jermell Charlo (USA)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Erislandy Lara (Cuba/USA)

WBA CHAMPION - Brian Castano (Argentina)
IBF CHAMPION - Jarrett Hurd (USA)
WBO CHAMPION - Sadam Ali (USA)
IBO CHAMPION - Erislandy Lara (Cuba/USA)
WELTERWEIGHT (147 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Keith Thurman (USA)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Keith Thurman (USA)

WBA CHAMPION - Lucas Matthysse (Argentina)
IBF CHAMPION - Errol Spence Jr. (USA)
WBO CHAMPION - Jeff Horn (Australia)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT (140 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - vacant
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - vacant
IBF CHAMPION - Sergey Lipinets (Russia)
WBO CHAMPION - vacant
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
LIGHTWEIGHT (135 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Mikey Garcia (USA)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Jorge Linares (Venezuela)
IBF CHAMPION - Robert Easter Jr. (USA)
WBO CHAMPION - vacant
IBO CHAMPION - Emmanuel Tagoe (Ghana)
SUPER FEATHERWEIGHT (130 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Miguel Berchelt (Mexico)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Alberto Machado (Puerto Rico)

IBF CHAMPION - Kenichi Ogawa (Japan)
WBO CHAMPION - Vasyl Lomachenko (Ukraine)
IBO CHAMPION - Shavkat Rakhimov (Russia)
FEATHERWEIGHT (126 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Gary Russell Jr (USA)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Leo Santa Cruz (Mexico/USA)

WBA CHAMPION - Abner Mares (Mexico/USA)
IBF CHAMPION - Lee Selby (Great Britain)
WBO CHAMPION - Oscar Valdez (Mexico)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT (122 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Rey Vargas (Mexico)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Danny Roman (USA)
IBF CHAMPION - Ryosuke Iwasa (Japan)
WBO CHAMPION - Jessie Magdaleno (USA)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
BANTAMWEIGHT (118 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Luis Nery (Mexico)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - Ryan Burnett (Great Britain)

WBA CHAMPION - Jamie McDonnell (Great Britain)

IBF CHAMPION - Ryan Burnett (Great Britain)
WBO CHAMPION - Zolani Tete (South Africa)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
SUPER FLYWEIGHT (115 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (Thailand)

WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Kal Yafai (Great Britain)
IBF CHAMPION - Jerwin Ancajas (Philippines)
WBO CHAMPION - Naoya Inoue (Japan)
IBO CHAMPION - Gideon Buthelezi (South Africa)

FLYWEIGHT (112 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Daigo Higa (Japan)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - vacant
IBF CHAMPION - Donnie Nietes (Philippines)
WBO CHAMPION - Sho Kimura (Japan)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
LIGHT FLYWEIGHT (108 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Ken Shiro (Japan)
WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Ryoichi Taguchi (Japan)
IBF CHAMPION - Ryoichi Taguchi (Japan)
WBO CHAMPION - Angel Acosta (Puerto Rico)
IBO CHAMPION - vacant
MINIMUMWEIGHT (105 LBS)
WBC CHAMPION - Wanheng Menayothin (Thailand)

WBA 'SUPER' CHAMPION - vacant
WBA CHAMPION - Knockout CP Freshmart (Thailand)

IBF CHAMPION - Hiroto Kyoguchi (Japan)
WBO CHAMPION - Ryuya Yamanaka (Japan)
IBO CHAMPION - Simphiwe Khonco (South Africa)

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Sammy Heywood Okine
Sammy Heywood Okine

Sports Journalist

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