THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE
It’s seldom easy selecting Fighter of the Year, and doing so for 2017 was more difficult than usual because there wasn’t a clear frontrunner among the top candidates.
Vasyl Lomachenko, Terence Crawford, Mikey Garcia, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Anthony Joshua all excelled at the highest level of the sport last year. But with the exception of Sor Rungvisai, all defeated opposition they were favored to beat.read more
This month: Winning THE RING Magazine Fighter of the Year award is a coveted and rare honor for boxers. Only 17 in the 89-year history of the award have won it more than once, and less than half of that number – a group comprising some of the greatest legends of the sport – have been recognized more than twice. Here are the 10 best boxers to have won more than one RING Fighter of the Year award. The boxers are ranked (by Editor-in-Chief Doug Fischer) by their accomplishments during the years they earned the honor (noted under each name).read more