List of Boxing Weight Classes
The World Boxing Council, World Boxing Association, World Boxing Organization and International Boxing Federation govern 17 weight classes at the professional level of this sport. Class names vary somewhat and the weight limits range from 105 pounds in...
In boxing, a weight class is a standardized weight range for boxers. The lower
limit of a weight class is equal to the upper weight limit of the class below it.
May 12, 2015 ... The currently-recognized weight divisions/classes for professional male boxers,
listed in maximum allowable kilograms/pounds, as defined by ...
Listing of World Champions in the generally recognized weight classes. ... See
also this sister site, Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing:  
Oct 25, 2005 ... Full list of boxing weights. There are 17 major weight classes in professional
boxing. Here we look at the original eight, highlighting what it ...
Boxing and other combat sports divide competitors into weight classes in order to
prevent injury, ensure fair competition and provide a more exciting fight.
Feb 6, 2014 ... While weight classes were originally separated into eight divisions, the boxing
classes today are divided into 17 divisions, allowing fighters to ...
Apr 24, 2015 ... Matched in weight and ability, boxing contestants try to land blows hard and often
with their fists, ... Contestants represented all social classes; in the early years of
the major athletic .... Images; Videos; Interactive; quizzes; Lists.
Mar 19, 2013 ... People that have no clue of the weight classes in boxing, can *kind of* be ... at
the boxing governing bodies, then I will list the 17 weight classes ...
Bantamweight boxers weigh a maximum of 118lbs or 53.6kg. ... There is a list of
17 classes in all which are used today, with several newer divisions slotting ...