Issue | Letters | Premium | Jul 30 2019

10 of the best pros to emerge from the 2016 Olympics

The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio produced several quality boxers who turned professional in the months and years that followed. Here are 10 of the best
Shakur Stevenson
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1. Robeisy Ramirez

Ramirez is all potential over achievement thus far as a pro, but the potential is such that it would be remiss not include him. The Cuban won gold at the 2012 as a flyweight, then moved up to bantamweight to repeat the trick at the 2016 Games. He turns pro on August 10.

2. Claressa Shields