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Rankings update ft. Oleksandr Usyk, Joe Smith Jnr and Dillian Whyte

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Oleksandr Usyk and others feature in the latest update

Heavyweight

Johann Duhaupas is removed after being flattened by Alexander Povetkin – who hours earlier had been found out to have failed a drug test. Once-beaten Londoner Dillian Whyte enters at 10 off the back of his electric win over Dereck Chisora.

Cruiserweight

Oleksandr Usyk remains at No 1 after his stoppage win over unranked Thabiso Mchunu.

Light-heavyweight

Vyacheslav Shabranksyy leaves after his loss to unranked Sullivan Barrera, who just misses out on a place in the top 10 as Joe Smith Jnr enters at No 8 following his stoppage win over Bernard Hopkins.

Middleweight

Peter Quillin and Andy Lee are removed for inactivity. Unbeaten contenders Maciej Sulecki and Sergiy Derevyanchenko come in at No 9 and 10 respectively.

Lightweight

Yuriorkis Gamboa is removed for inactivity. Denis Shafikov comes in at No 10.

 

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