Bulgarian National pride remains third in the WBC and THE RING magazine world rankings
Two months after Kubrat Pulev (23-1) conquered European Heavyweight Division once again, he continues to walk towards the top.
Bulgarian Nation favorite athlete remains second in IBF rankings. Joseph Parker (New Zealand, 19-0) is first. Anthony Joshua (Great Brttain, 17-0) is the IBF world champion. He is expected to defend the title at the fall of 2017 and Pulev is among his potential future opponents.
Kubrat is third in the WBC rankings. Bermane Stiverne (Haiti/Canada, 25-2) is second. First, but currently under a process is Alexander Povetkin (Russia, 30-1). Povetkin was caught with doping and is now under a huge investigation. Deontay Wilder (USA, 25-0) holds the belt in WBC.
Bulgarian Cobra keeps the third position in the rankings of The Ring Magazine – the oldest and the most notable boxing magazine on the planet. Wilder is second, Wladimir Klitschko (Ukraine, 64-4) is first. His remach against Tyson Fury is expected to be on November 28th in Dusseldorf. Klitschko surprisingly lost three of his belts – The Ring, WBO and WBA after losing to Fury on November 29th 2015 and now will try to win them back.