Boxing

WBC Title Holders

Current Champions

See a complete list of WBC Title Holders. Some of the best in boxing that are undefeated champions in the WBC include Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Rocky Marciano, Roy Jones, Jr., Joe Frazier, Sugar Ray Leonard, Mike Tyson, Lennox Lewis, Vitali Klitschko, Félix Trinidad, Bernard Hopkins, Muhammad Ali and Manny Pacquiao.

Fast Facts:

  • The World Boxing Council (WBC) is a major organization of professional boxing that is made up of 17 different weight classes.
  • The WBC’s championship’s green belt displays 161 flags from all the countries that are part of the organization.
  • Due to the death of South Korean boxer Duk Koo Kim after injuries he sustained in a 14-round fight against Ray Mancini, the WBC reduced the number of rounds from 15 to 12 for its world championship bouts.

WBC Title Holders of Each Weight Division:

Weight ClassChampionNationalityDate Won
HeavyweightTyson FuryGBRFebruary 22, 2020
Heavyweight (Interim champion)Dillian WhyteGBRMarch 27, 2021
CruiserweightIlunga MakabuDRCJanuary 31, 2020
Light HeavyweightArtur BeterbievRUSOctober 18, 2019
Super MiddleweightCanelo ÁlvarezMEXDecember 19, 2020
MiddleweightJermall CharloUSAJune 26, 2019
MiddleweightSaúl ÁlvarezMEXJune 26, 2019
Super WelterweightJermell CharloUSADecember 21, 2019
WelterweightErrol Spence JrUSASeptember 28, 2019
Super LightweightJosh TaylorGBRMay 22, 2021
LightweightDevin HaneyUSAOctober 23, 2019
Lightweight (Interim champion)Ryan GarcíaUSAJanuary 19, 2021
Super FeatherweightOscar ValdezMEXFebruary 20, 2021
FeatherweightGary Russell, Jr.USAMarch 28, 2015
Super BantamweightBrandon FigueroaUSAMay 15, 2021
BantamweightNordine OubaaliFRAJanuary 19, 2019
Bantamweight (Interim champion)Reymart GaballoPHLDecember 20, 2020
Super FlyweightJuan Francisco EstradaMEXApril 26, 2019
Flyweight (Interim champion)McWilliams ArroyoPRIFebruary 21, 2021
FlyweightJulio Cesar MartinezMEXDecember 20, 2019
Light FlyweightKenshiro TerajiJPNMay 20, 2017
MinimumweightPanya PradabsriTHANovember 27, 2020

 

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