Which of these recent heavyweight boxing champions do you know the most about?
Posted by kingskyprawn 6 years ago, closed 6 years ago
David Haye
7%
Vitali Klitschko
0%
Nikolay Valuev
7%
Ruslan Chagaev
0%
Samuel Peter
0%
Wladimir Klitschko
21%
Sultan Ibragimov
0%
Shannon Briggs
0%
Oleg Maskaev
0%
Who the @#! are these guys?
64%
The division, and the sport, ain't what it used to be.
FoolProof: Now answer this - How many of the most recent UFC Heavyweight champs do you recognize?  
 
 
Andrei Arlovski  
Tim Sylvia  
Randy Couture  
Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira  
Brock Lesnar  
Frank Mir  
Brock Lesnar  
Shane Carwin  
Cain Velasquez  
 
The UFC HW title hasn't been successfully defended since 2007 (Randy Couture def. Gabriel Gonzaga)
kingskyprawn: None, I don't follow the UFC.
kingskyprawn: ... nor boxing, for that matter. ;)
LinusMines: Guess I watch too much UFC, then :)  
 
Except I've gotten away from it quite a bit over the last half-year. Who teh champions now?!
FoolProof: Heavyweight - Cain Velasquez  
 
Light Heavyweight - John "Bones" Jones  
 
Middleweight - Anderson "The Spider" Silva (with record 8 consecutive defenses plus a win at LHW thrown in)  
 
Welterweight - George "Rush" St.Pierre  
 
Lightweight - Frankie "The Truth" Edgar  
 
Featherweight* - Jose Aldo  
 
Bantamweight* - Dominick Cruz  
 
 
* 145# and 135# weight classes were added recently with the acquisition of the WEC fight promotion. Rumor has it they'll be adding a 125# weight class. All of the lighter weights are stacked with talent and the fights are action-packed and very enjoyable.