A weight class is a measurement weight range for boxers. The lower limit of a
weight class is equal to the upper weight limit of the class below it. The top class
Aug 27, 2016 ... The currently-recognized weight divisions/classes for professional male boxers,
listed in maximum allowable weight, as defined by these four ...
Listing of World Champions in the generally recognized weight classes. ... See
also this sister site, Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing:  
Mar 15, 2016 ... During the 19th and again at the beginning of the 20th century, the popularity of
boxing brought about the formation of weight divisions other ...
Boxing weight classes are a way of ensuring that boxers of similar size and
weight are matched up. While one can argue that a true champion would fight ...
Boxing weight classes defined along with notation of the best boxers ever to fight
in each division.
Feb 6, 2014 ... Separating boxers into divisions helps ensure fair fights. For example, a fighter
who weighs more than 200 pounds has more force behind his ...
For an evenly matched and fairer fight, weight classes originally split professional
male boxers into eight categories: flyweight, bantamweight, featherweight, ...
Sep 14, 2012 ... Are you a flyweight, welterweight or cruiserweight? We've put together all the
weights and weight classes in Kilos and Pounds.
Oct 25, 2005 ... There is so much more to boxing than the heavyweight champion of the world. ...
There are 17 major weight classes in professional boxing.