List of Commonwealth Boxing Council Champions

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List of Commonwealth champions is a table showing the Commonwealth champions certificated by the Commonwealth Boxing Council.

v — Champion vacated title.
r — Champion retired title.
s — Champion stripped of title.
(n) — where 'n' is the number of occasions the title has been won.

Light Flyweight[edit]

No. Name[1] Duration of reign Defences
1 Ghana Michael Ebo Danquah 30 May 1987v 0

Flyweight[edit]

No. Name[2] Duration of reign Defences
35 England Kevin Satchell 19 May 2012 — 2
34 England Chris Edwards (2) 19 February 2010s 0
33 England Chris Edwards (1) 23 January 2009 – 26 October 2009s 1
32 England Lee Haskins 10 February 2006 – 6 October 2006v 1
31 England Dale Robinson 22 February 2003 – 13 March 2004s 1
30 England Jason Booth 16 October 1999 – 1 June 2002s 3
29 Scotland Keith Knox 22 May 1999 – 16 October 1999 0
28 Northern Ireland Damaen Kelly 12 December 1998 – 22 May 1999 1
27 ZimbabweAustralia Alfonso Zvenyika Lambarda 26 January 1998 – 12 December 1998 1
26 England Adey Lewis 11 September 1997 – 22 November 1997v 0
25 England Peter Culshaw 25 June 1996 – 11 September 1997 1
24 South Africa Daniel Ward 6 March 1995 – 25 June 1996 0
23 GhanaUnited Kingdom Francis Ampofo (2) 20 December 1994 – 6 March 1995 0
22 England Darren Fifield 13 October 1993 – 20 December 1994 1
21 GhanaUnited Kingdom Francis Ampofo (1) 29 June 1993 – 1 October 1993v 0
20 Ghana Alfred Kotey 21 October 1989 – 9 July 1991s 1
19 Ghana Nana Konadu 10 October 1987 – 1 May 1987s 0
18 Jamaica Richard Clarke 26 April 1986 – 1 May 1987v 0
17 England Keith Wallace 3 February 1983 – 7 December 1983v 0
16 Kenya Stephen Muchoki 17 October 1980 – 3 February 1983 0
15 Nigeria Ray Amoo 8 February 1980 – 17 October 1980 0
14 Zambia Patrick Mambwe 3 July 1976 – 2 December 1976r 0
13 Australia "Big" Jim West 13 March 1974 – 28 November 1974v 0
12 Australia Henry Nissen 5 August 1971 – 13 March 1974 0
11 Scotland John McCluskey 16 June 1970 – 5 August 1971 0
10 Scotland Walter McGowan 2 May 1963 – 21 November 1964s 1
9 Scotland Jackie Brown 10 December 1962 – 2 May 1963 0
8 South Africa Dennis Adams 23 October 1957 – 3 March 1962s 3
7 Scotland Frankie Jones 31 July 1957 – 23 October 1957 0
6 Wales Dai Dower 19 October 1954 – 30 March 1957 v 2
5 South Africa Jake Tuli 8 September 1952 – 19 October 1954 0
4 England Teddy Gardner 17 March 1952 – 8 September 1952 0
3 Northern Ireland Rinty Monaghan 23 March 1948 – 2 April 1950r 1
2 Scotland Jackie Paterson 11 March 1940 – 23 March 1948 1
1 Scotland Elky Clark 6 September 1924 – 21 January 1927r 1

Super flyweight[edit]

No. Name[3] Duration of reign Defences
5 England Khalid Yafai 21 May 2014 — 0
4 England Paul Butler 20 April 2013 — April 2014 1
3 Nigeria Yaqub Kareem 27 August 2011 – 20 April 2013 0
2 England Lee Haskins 11 December 2009v 0
1 England Don Broadhurst 31 October 2008 – 11 December 2009 2

Bantamweight[edit]

No. Name[4] Duration of reign Defences
40 England Ross Burkinshaw 6 September 2014 — 0
39 England Martin Ward 7 December 2013 — August 2014 0
38 England Stuart Hall 16 November 2012 — April 2013v 0
37 England Jamie McDonnell 22 January 2010 – 3 September 2011v 2
36 England Jason Booth 8 December 2007 – 18 January 2010v 2
35 South Africa Tshifhiwa Munyai 26 June 2006 – 15 October 2007s 2
34 Ghana Joseph Agbeko 29 October 2004 – 4 November 2005s 0
33 Canada Steve Molitor 21 September 2002 – 17 March 2004s 0
32 England Nicky Booth 9 October 2000 – 21 September 2002 4
31 Northern Ireland Tommy Waite 9 September 2000 – 9 October 2000 0
30 England Adey Lewis 1 April 2000 – 9 September 2000 0
29 England Paul Lloyd 7 October 1996 – 3 April 1999v 4
28 England Johnny Armour 30 April 1992 – 29 November 1995r 5
27 The Bahamas Ray Minus 27 September 1986 – 2 September 1990v 5
26 Australia Paul Ferreri (2) 21 May 1981 – 27 September 1986 5
25 Wales Johnny Owen 2 November 1978 – 4 November 1980r 2
24 Ghana Sulley Shittu 29 January 1977 – 13 May 1978s 0
23 Australia Paul Ferreri (1) 16 September 1972 – 29 January 1977 3
22 WalesEngland Alan Rudkin (3) 21 April 1970 – 25 January 1972r 3
21 Australia Lionel Rose 8 March 1969 – 19 December 1969v 0
20 WalesEngland Alan Rudkin (2) 13 May 1968 – 8 March 1969 0
19 Scotland Walter McGowan 6 September 1966 – 13 May 1968 0
18 WalesEngland Alan Rudkin (1) 22 March 1965 – 6 September 1966 0
17 Northern Ireland Johnny Caldwell 5 March 1964 – 22 March 1965 0
16 Northern Ireland Freddie Gilroy 10 January 1959 – 20 October 1962r 4
15 Scotland Peter Keenan 28 March 1955 – 10 January 1959 5
14 Australia Jimmy Carruthers 15 November 1952 – 13 November 1953v 1
13 South Africa Vic Toweel 12 November 1949 – 15 November 1952 3
12 England Stan Rowan 24 March 1949 – 12 November 1949 0
11 Scotland Jackie Paterson 12 September 1945 – 24 March 1949 1
10 Scotland Jim Brady 10 January 1941 – 12 September 1945 1
9 England Dick Corbett (2) 12 February 1934 – 20 January 1936s 1
8 England Johnny King 10 October 1932 – 12 February 1934 1
7 England Dick Corbett (1) 22 May 1930 – 10 October 1932 1
6 England Teddy Baldock 29 August 1928 – 3 April 1930v 1
5 Australia "Young" Billy McAllister 7 July 1928 – July 1928v 2
4 England Johnny Brown 26 November 1923 – June 1927v 2
3 England Harry Lake 26 February 1923 – 26 November 1923 0
2 England Tommy Harrison 26 June 1922 – 26 February 1923 0
1 Scotland Jim Higgins 26 April 1920 – 26 June 1922 0

Super bantamweight[edit]

No. Name [5] Duration of reign Defences
14 England Abdul Barry Awad (Kid Galahad) 10 May 2014 — 3
13 Northern Ireland Carl Frampton 10 September 2011 — April 2014v 3
12 England Jason Booth 5 February 2010 – 5 February 2011v 0
11 England Rendall Munroe 2 May 2009 – 1 February 2010v 0
10 Ghana Anyetei Laryea 12 October 2007 – 31 March 2009s 0
9 England Isaac Ward 28 January 2007 – 12 October 2007 0
8 England Michael Hunter 28 October 2005 – 10 November 2006v 0
7 England Esham Pickering 8 February 2003 – 28 October 2005 2
6 England Michael Alldis 18 March 2002 – 2 November 2002r 1
5 Scotland Brian Carr 3 November 2001 – 18 March 2002 1
4 Australia Nedal Hussein 18 March 2000 – 12 May 2001s 1
3 England Michael Brodie 1 November 1997 – 10 March 1999v 2
2 Wales Neil Swain 12 April 1995 – 22 March 1997r 2
1 Australia Paul Ferreri 15 September 1977 – 2 November 1978v 0

Featherweight[edit]

No. Name [6] Duration of reign Defences
42 England Josh Warrington 2 November 2013 — present 0
41 Wales Lee Selby 17 September 2011 — October 2013v 4
40 England Stephen Smith 4 September 2010 – 14 December 2011 1
39 Scotland John Simpson 16 January 2009 – 4 September 2010 3
38 England Paul Truscott 9 May 2008 – 16 January 2009 0
37 Australia Jackson Asiku 18 November 2005 – 24 March 2008v 2
36 England Nicky Cook 31 May 2003 — October 2005v 3
35 Scotland Scott Harrison 5 February 2000 — January 2003v 4
34 England Patrick Mullings 29 November 1999 – 5 February 2000 0
33 England Paul Ingle 11 October 1997 — October 1999 2
.32 England Jon Jo Irwin 11 October 1996 – 11 October 1997 1
31 England Billy Hardy 7 October 1992 — September 1996v 5
30 England Colin McMillan 18 January 1992 — September 1992v 0
29 JamaicaCanada Barrington Francis 17 April 1991 — December 1991v 0
28 Kenya Modesty Napunyi 28 January 1990 – 17 April 1991 1
27 Ghana Percy Commey 22 April 1989 – 28 January 1990 0
26 Ghana George Ayeh 5 November 1988 – 22 April 1989 0
25 Barbados Tyrone Downes 28 February 1986 — October 1988v 1
24 Ghana Azumah Nelson 26 September 1981 — January 1986v 3
23 Guyana Patrick Ford 1 August 1980 — August 1981v 0
22 Zambia Charm Chiteule 4 May 1980 — July 1980v 0
21 Nigeria Eddie Ndukwu 17 June 1977 — April 1980v 3
20 Ghana David Kotei/David Kotey 7 December 1974 — May 1977v 0
19 Scotland Evan Armstrong 5 April 1974 – 7 December 1974 1
18 Australia Bobby Dunne 6 November 1972 – 5 April 1974 0
17 Cook IslandsNew Zealand Toro George 12 December 1970 – 6 November 1972 1
16 Australia Johnny Famechon 24 November 1967 — November 1970 1
15 ScotlandAustralia John O'Brien 3 February 1967 – 24 November 1967 0
14 Ghana Floyd Robertson 26 November 1960 – 3 February 1967 2
13 Trinidad and Tobago Percy Lewis 9 December 1957 – 26 November 1960 1
12 Nigeria Hogan "Kid" Bassey 19 November 1955 — November 1957v 1
11 Northern Ireland Billy "Spider" Kelly 2 October 1954 – 19 November 1955 1
10 Ghana Roy Ankrah 30 April 1951 – 2 October 1954 ?
9 England Ronnie Clayton 11 September 1947 – 30 April 1951 4
8 England Al Phillips 18 March 1947 – 11 September 1947 1
7 England Nel Tarleton 1 February 1940 — February 1947v 2
6 England Nipper Johnny Cusick 28 June 1939 – 1 February 1940 0
5 Northern Ireland Jim "Spider" Kelly 23 November 1938 – 28 June 1939 0
4 Scotland Johnny McGrory 26 December 1936 — October 1938v 0
3 Canada Leo "Kid" Roy 15 August 1923 — November 1936v 0
2 EnglandWales Llew Edwards 31 May 1915 — July 1923v 1
1 Wales Jim Driscoll 24 February 1908 — May 1915v 2

Super featherweight[edit]

No. Name [7] Duration of reign Defences
25 England Liam Walsh 23 October 2010 — 3
24 Scotland Ricky Burns 26 September 2008 — September 2009v 2
23 England Kevin Mitchell 28 October 2006 — August 2008v 2
22 Scotland Alex Arthur 8 April 2005 — September 2006v 1
21 Scotland Craig Docherty 12 April 2003 – 8 April 2005 2
20 England Dean Pithie 13 July 2002 – 12 April 2003 0
19 England Alex Moon 20 March 2001 – 13 July 2002 2
18 Ghana James Armah 18 September 2000 — February 2001v 0
17 Scotland Ian McLeod 19 February 2000 — August 2000v 0
16 Australia Mick O'Malley 22 October 1999 – 19 February 2000 0
15 England Charles Shepherd 22 January 1999 — September 1999v 1
14 Uganda Justin Juuko 30 September 1995 — December 1998v 3
13 Canada Tony Pep 11 February 1992 – 30 September 1995 2
12 England Paul Harvey 12 November 1991 – 11 February 1992 1
11 England Hugh Forde 10 September 1991 – 12 November 1991 0
10 Ghana George Ayeh 26 November 1990 – 10 September 1991 1
9 England Mark Reefer 19 September 1989 — October 1990v 2
8 Zambia John Sichula (3) 29 August 1987 – 19 September 1989 3
7 Ghana Sam Akromah 26 October 1986 – 29 August 1987 0
6 Zambia John Sichula (2) 8 June 1985 – 26 October 1986 0
5 Australia Lester Ellis 16 November 1984 — May 1985v 0
4 Zambia John Sichula (1) 4 February 1984 – 16 November 1984 0
3 Zimbabwe Langton Tinago 7 May 1983 – 4 February 1984 0
2 Papua New Guinea Johnny Aba 1 December 1977 — April 1983v 6
1 Australia Billy Moeller 13 May 1975 – 1 December 1977 2

Lightweight[edit]

No. Name [8] [9] Duration of reign Defences
50 Ghana Richard Commey 12 July 2014 — present 1
49 England Derry Mathews 28 July 2013 — June 2014 1
48 Ghana George Ashie 14 April 2012 — February 2013v 0
47 Scotland Lee McAllister 19 June 2009 – 29 January 2010v 2
46 England Amir Khan 14 July 2007 – 5 June 2009v 4
45 Scotland Willie Limond 4 November 2006 – 14 July 2007 0
44 England Graham Earl 19 June 2005 — October 2006v 0
43 England Kevin Bennett 8 November 2003 – 19 June 2005 1
42 Kenya Michael Muya 29 March 2003 – 8 November 2003 0
41 England David Burke 7 September 2002 — February 2003v 0
40 Ghana James Armah 3 February 2001 — August 2002v 0
39 England Bobby Vanzie 28 May 1999 – 3 February 2001 5
38 Ghana David Tetteh (2) 4 March 1997 — April 1999v 1
37 Canada Billy Irwin 11 October 1996 – 4 March 1997 0
36 Ghana David Tetteh (1) 25 November 1995 – 11 October 1996 0
35 England Billy Schwer (2) 10 November 1993 – 25 November 1995 4
34 England Paul Burke 24 February 1993 – 10 November 1993 0
33 England Billy Schwer (1) 28 October 1992 – 24 February 1993 0
32 England Carl Crook 21 March 1990 – 28 October 1992 5
31 England Najib Daho 31 May 1989 – 21 March 1990 1
30 England Pat Doherty 25 January 1989 – 31 May 1989 0
29 England Mo Hussein 4 March 1987 – 25 January 1989 3
28 Zimbabwe Langton Tinago (2) 23 August 1986 — February 1987v 0
27 EnglandAustralia Barry Michael (2) 22 February 1985 — July 1986v 0
26 Australia Graeme Brooke 2 November 1984 – 22 February 1985 0
25 Trinidad and Tobago Claude Noel 22 July 1982 – 2 November 1984 2
24 EnglandAustralia Barry Michael (1) 6 May 1981 – 22 July 1982 2
23 Zimbabwe Langton Tinago (1) 7 December 1980 – 6 May 1981 1
22 Nigeria Hogan Jimoh 25 October 1978 – 7 December 1980 1
21 Guyana Lennox Blackmoore 1 October 1977 – 25 October 1978 0
20 Nigeria Jonathan Dele 3 May 1975 – 1 October 1977 2
19 Jamaica Percy Hayles 28 July 1968 — April 1975v 4
18 Ghana Love Allotey 7 October 1967 – 28 July 1968 0
17 TongaNew Zealand Manny Santos 15 March 1967 — September 1967v 0
16 Jamaica Bunny Grant 4 August 1962 – 15 March 1967 1
15 New Zealand Paul Fitzsimons 1960 – 1961 0
14 England Dave Charnley 12 May 1959 – 4 August 1962 1
13 South Africa Willie Toweel 16 June 1956 – 12 May 1959 4
12 South Africa Johnny van Rensburg 12 February 1955 – 16 June 1956 3
11 Australia Pat Ford (2) 2 July 1954 — January 1955v 0
10 Barbados Ivor Germain 9 April 1954 – 2 July 1954 0
9 Australia Pat Ford (1) 28 August 1953 – 9 April 1954 1
8 England Frank Johnson 23 January 1953 – 28 August 1953 0
7 Canada Arthur King 1 October 1948 — December 1952 0
6 South Africa Laurie Stevens 11 January 1936 — September 1948v 0
5 EnglandCanada Al Foreman (2) 22 May 1933 — December 1935v 2
4 Australia Jimmy Kelso 24 April 1933 – 22 May 1933 0
3 EnglandCanada Al Foreman (1) 21 May 1930 – 24 April 1933 2
2 Australia Tommy Fairhall 2 June 1928 — April 1930v 0
1 Wales Freddie Welsh 16 December 1912 — May 1927v 0

Light welterweight[edit]

No. Name [10] Duration of reign Defences
28 England Dave Ryan 4 October 2014 — present 1
27 Scotland Willie Limond 21 January 2013 — September 2014 2
26 Scotland Lee McAllister 11 June 2011v 0
25 NigeriaUnited Kingdom Ajose Olusegun 15 June 2007 – 3 April 2010v 4
24 England Junior Witter 8 July 2002 – 15 September 2006v 3
23 Northern Ireland Eamonn Magee 13 September 1999 – 1 June 2002v 5
22 England Paul Burke (2) 30 November 1998 – 13 September 1999 1
21 Zambia Felix Bwalya 13 December 1997 — October 1998v 0
20 England Paul Burke (1) 30 August 1997 – 13 December 1997 0
19 MauritiusUnited Kingdom Bernard Paul 22 April 1997 – 30 August 1997 0
18 England Andy Holligan (2) 13 July 1996 — March 1997v 0
17 England Paul Ryan 9 December 1995 – 13 July 1996 0
16 England Ross Hale 25 May 1994 – 9 December 1995 3
15 England Andy Holligan (1) 20 June 1991 – 25 May 1994 3
14 NigeriaUnited Kingdom Tony Ekubia 26 September 1989 – 20 June 1991 3
13 The Bahamas Steve Larrimore 21 March 1989 – 26 September 1989 0
12 EnglandAustralia Lester Ellis 4 August 1988 – 21 March 1989 1
11 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Tony Laing 24 October 1987 – 4 August 1988 0
10 Nigeria Billy Famous 28 May 1983 — September 1987v 2
9 Nigeria Obisia Nwankpa 3 March 1979 – 28 May 1983 3
8 Australia Jeff Malcolm 24 September 1978 – 3 March 1979 1
7 Australia Lawrence Austin (2) 15 September 1977 – 24 September 1978 1
6 Australia Hector Thompson (3) 16 June 1977 – 15 September 1977 0
5 Australia Lawrence Austin (1) 28 April 1977 – 16 June 1977 0
4 Australia Hector Thompson (2) 19 May 1975 – 28 April 1977 3
3 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Des Morrison 27 November 1973 — April 1975v 0
2 Australia Hector Thompson (1) 26 March 1973 — October 1973v 1
1 Ghana Joe Tetteh 21 September 1972 – 26 March 1973 0

Welterweight[edit]

No. Name [11] Duration of reign Defences
47 Sierra Leone Leonard Bundu 1 August 2014 — present 0
46 England Frankie Gavin 28 June 2013 — 1 August 2014 2
45 England Denton Vassell 16 April 2010 – 28 June 2013 3
44 England John O'Donnell 11 April 2009 – 29 March 2010v 0
43 England Craig Watson 8 December 2007 – 11 April 2009 1
42 Namibia Paulus Ali Nuumbembe 16 February 2007 – 8 December 2007 0
41 Scotland Kevin Anderson 30 September 2005 – 16 February 2007 2
40 Ghana Joshua Okine 4 March 2005 – 30 September 2005 1
39 NigeriaAustralia Fatai Onikeke 17 September 2004 – 4 March 2005 0
38 Ghana Ossie Duran 26 December 2003 — August 2004v 0
37 England James Hare 27 April 2002 — November 2003 3
36 Australia Julian Holland 17 August 2001 – 27 April 2002 0
35 England Jawaid Khaliq 27 November 2000 — July 2001v 0
34 Scotland Scott Dixon 5 February 2000 — October 2000v 1
33 Ghana Kofi Jantuah 1 November 1997 — January 2000v 1
32 Guyana Andrew Murray 5 October 1993 — October 1997 2
31 Northern Ireland Eamonn Loughran 24 November 1992 — September 1993v 1
30 Canada Donovan Boucher 23 November 1989 – 24 November 1992 5
29 Scotland Gary Jacobs 19 April 1988 – 23 November 1989 3
28 Australia Wilf Gentzen 28 August 1987 – 19 April 1988 1
27 Australia Brian Janssen 6 April 1987 — July 1987v 0
26 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Lloyd Honeyghan 27 November 1985 — March 1987v 0
25 Saint LuciaUnited Kingdom Sylvester Mittee 10 October 1984 – 27 November 1985 2
24 Wales Colin Jones 3 March 1981 — September 1984v 2
23 Canada Clyde Gray (2) 13 November 1979 — February 1981v 0
22 Canada Chris Clarke 28 August 1979 – 13 November 1979 0
21 Canada Clyde Gray (1) 12 February 1973 – 28 August 1979 7
20 England Ralph Charles 20 February 1968 — January 1973v 3
19 England Johnny Cooke 16 October 1967 – 20 February 1968 0
18 Wales Brian Curvis 9 May 1960 — September 1967v 7
17 Australia George Barnes (3) 18 August 1958 – 9 May 1960 2
16 South Africa Johnny van Rensburg 17 May 1958 – 18 August 1958 0
15 Australia George Barnes (2) 12 November 1956 – 17 May 1958 1
14 Australia Darby Brown 6 August 1956 – 12 November 1956 0
13 Australia George Barnes (1) 24 November 1954 – 6 August 1956 2
12 England Wally Thom (2) 19 October 1954 — October 1954v 0
11 New Zealand Barry Brown 15 January 1954 — September 1954v 0
10 South Africa Gerald Dreyer 8 December 1952 – 15 January 1954 0
9 Wales Cliff Curvis 24 July 1952 – 8 December 1952 0
8 England Wally Thom (1) 16 October 1951 – 24 July 1952 0
7 Wales Eddie Thomas 27 January 1951 – 16 October 1951 0
6 Scotland Tommy Milligan 26 November 1924 — December 1950v 0
5 England Ted "Kid" Lewis 9 June 1920 – 26 November 1924 1
4 Wales Johnny Basham 13 November 1919 – 9 June 1920 1
3 England Matt Wells 21 March 1914 – 13 November 1919 0
2 Ireland Tom McCormick 10 January 1914 – 21 March 1914 1
1 England Johnny Summers 11 June 1913 – 10 January 1914 1

Light middleweight[edit]

No. Name [12] Duration of reign Defences
31 England Liam Smith 15 December 2012 — present 0
30 England Jamie Cox 9 September 2011v 0
29 Ghana Obodai Sai 18 June 2011 – 9 September 2011 0
28 England Craig Watson 16 April 2010v 0
27 England Anthony Small 18 July 2009 – 8 January 2010v 1
26 England Matthew Hall 14 March 2009 – 18 July 2009 0
25 Wales Bradley Pryce 11 March 2006 – 14 March 2009 6
24 Ghana Ossie Duran 26 June 2004 – 11 March 2006 1
23 England Jamie Moore (2) 10 April 2004 – 26 June 2004 0
22 England Richard Williams (2) 31 January 2004 — March 2004v 0
21 England Jamie Moore (1) 19 April 2003 — December 2003v 1
20 England Michael Jones 28 May 2002 – 19 April 2003 0
19 Kenya Joshua Onyango 23 March 2002 – 28 May 2002 0
18 England Richard Williams (1) 23 January 2001 — February 2002v 2
17 Canada Tony Badea 24 June 1999 – 23 January 2001 1
16 Australia Kevin Kelly (2) 15 August 1997 — May 1999v 0
15 England Steve Foster 6 July 1996 — July 1997v 0
14 England Chris Pyatt (2) 16 December 1995 – 6 July 1996 0
13 Australia Kevin Kelly (1) 10 September 1995 – 16 December 1995 0
12 Australia Leo Young Jr 30 October 1994 – 10 September 1995 0
11 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Lloyd Honeyghan 30 January 1993 — September 1994v 1
10 England Mickey Hughes 15 September 1992 – 30 January 1993 0
9 England Chris Pyatt (1) 5 November 1991 — August 1992v 2
8 EnglandAustralia Troy Waters 16 August 1987 — October 1991v 3
7 England Lloyd Hibbert 11 March 1987 – 16 August 1987 0
6 England Nicky Wilshire 5 June 1985 – 11 March 1987 0
5 EnglandAustralia Ken Salisbury 21 August 1984 – 5 June 1985 0
4 England Herol Graham 25 November 1981 — July 1984v 2
3 Guyana Kenny Bristol 29 July 1979 – 25 November 1981 1
2 Antigua and BarbudaUnited Kingdom Maurice Hope 20 April 1976 — June 1979v 0
1 Australia Charkey Ramon 30 October 1972 — April 1976v 1

Middleweight[edit]

No. Name [13] Duration of reign Defences
54 England Billy Joe Saunders 28 April 2012 — present 4
53 England Martin Murray 16 July 2010 – 18 June 2011v 1
52 England Darren Barker 14 November 2007 – 27 June 2010v 4
51 Guyana Howard Eastman (2) 20 April 2007 – 28 September 2007s 0
50 England Scott Dann 10 February 2006 — March 2007v 0
49 Ghana James Obede Toney 3 July 2004 — January 2006v 0
48 Guyana Howard Eastman (1) 16 September 2000 — June 2004v 2
47 Australia Sam Soliman 19 June 2000 – 16 September 2000 0
46 Canada Alain Bonnamie 5 October 1999 — May 2000v 0
45 England Jason Matthews 27 February 1999 — September 1999v 0
44 England Paul Jones 24 March 1998 – 27 February 1999 0
43 Zimbabwe Johnson Tshuma 31 October 1997 – 24 March 1998 0
42 England Robert McCracken 3 November 1995 — September 1997v 2
41 England Richie Woodhall 26 March 1992 — October 1995v 4
40 England Michael Watson 21 May 1989 — February 1992v 1
39 England Nigel Benn 20 April 1988 – 21 May 1989 3
38 England Tony Sibson (2) 27 November 1984 — 7 February 1988r 2
37 England Mark Kaylor 14 September 1983 – 27 November 1984 0
36 Saint Kitts and Nevis Roy Gumbs 8 February 1983 – 14 September 1983 1
35 England Tony Sibson (1) 4 March 1980 — January 1983v 0
34 Uganda Ayub Kalule 25 May 1978 — February 1980v 1
33 Fiji Al Korovou 17 March 1978 – 25 May 1978 0
32 Samoa Monty Betham 24 July 1975 – 17 March 1978 5
31 Australia Tony Mundine 14 April 1972 — June 1975v 4
30 Jamaica Bunny Sterling 8 September 1970 – 14 April 1972 3
29 England Mark Rowe 12 May 1970 – 8 September 1970 0
28 England Les McAteer 14 July 1969 – 12 May 1970 0
27 England Johnny Pritchett 9 October 1967 — June 1969v 1
26 Jamaica Milo Calhoun 28 July 1967 – 9 October 1967 0
25 Canada Blair Richardson 26 Match 1966 — June 1967v 0
24 The Bahamas Gomeo Brennan (2) 12 November 1964 — 26 Match 1966 2
23 SamoaNew Zealand Tuna Scanlan 14 March 1964 — October 1964v 0
22 The Bahamas Gomeo Brennan (1) 22 October 1963 – 14 March 1964 0
21 Nigeria Dick Tiger (2) 30 November 1960 — September 1963v 0
20 Canada Wilf Greaves 22 June 1960 – 30 November 1960 0
19 England Terry Downes 3 November 1959 — May 1960v 0
18 Scotland John McCormack 15 September 1959 – 3 November 1959 0
17 Nigeria Dick Tiger (1) 27 March 1958 — August 1959v 0
16 England Pat McAteer 16 June 1955 – 27 March 1958 4
15 England Johnny Sullivan 14 September 1954 – 16 June 1955 0
14 Australia Al Bourke 12 December 1952 — August 1954v 0
13 England Randolph Turpin 21 October 1952 — November 1952v 0
12 Australia Dave Sands 6 September 1949 — September 1952v 1
11 England Dick Turpin 18 May 1948 – 6 September 1949 2
10 New Zealand Bos Murphy 26 January 1948 — April 1948v 0
9 Australia Ron Richards 26 February 1940 — December 1947v 2
8 England Jock McAvoy 10 April 1933 — January 1940v 4
7 England Len Harvey 16 May 1929 – 10 April 1933 5
6 Scotland Alexander Ireland 14 March 1928 – 16 May 1929 1
5 Wales Frank Moody 16 February 1927 — February 1928v 0
4 Scotland Tommy Milligan 12 July 1926 — January 1927v 2
3 England Len Johnson 20 February 1926 — June 1926v 2
2 England Roland Todd 15 February 1923 – 20 January 1926s 0
1 England Ted "Kid" Lewis 19 June 1922 – 15 February 1923 1

Super middleweight[edit]

No. Name [14] Duration of reign Defences
13 Vacant 15 March 2014 0
12 England Rocky Fielding 21 September 2013 — 15 March 2014 1
11 England George Groves 3 April 2010 — August 2013 4
10 Ghana Charles Adamu (2) 18 December 2009 – 3 April 2010 0
9 The Bahamas Jermain Mackey 17 July 2008 – 26 October 2009s 0
8 England Carl Froch 12 March 2004 – 9 November 2007v 7
7 Ghana Charles Adamu (1) 1 August 2003 – 12 March 2004 0
6 South Africa Andre Thysse 1 March 2003 – 21 June 2004v 0
5 England David Starie 28 March 1998 – 1 March 2003 6
4 England Clinton Woods 6 December 1997 – 28 March 1998 0
3 England Henry Wharton 27 June 1991 – 3 May 1997v 5
2 Australia Lou Cafaro 27 July 1990 – 23 January 1991s 0
1 Australia Rod Carr 8 October 1989 – 27 July 1990 0

Light heavyweight[edit]

No. Name [15] Duration of reign Defences
37 Wales Enzo Maccarinelli 17 August 2013 — present 0
36 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Ovill McKenzie (2) 11 November 2011 – 17 August 2013 2
35 England Tony Bellew 12 March 2010 – 16 July 2011 3
34 Wales Nathan Cleverly 10 October 2009 – 10 March 2010v 5
33 England Dean Francis 9 February 2007 – 1 October 2008v 2
32 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Ovill McKenzie (1) 24 September 2006 – 9 February 2007 0
32 NigeriaUnited Kingdom Peter Oboh 6 September 2002 — August 2006v 2
30 England Tony Oakey 8 May 2001 — August 2002v 1
29 England Neil Simpson 2 January 2001 — April 2001v 0
28 England Clinton Woods 13 March 1999 — December 2000v 2
27 England Crawford Ashley (2) 9 June 1998 – 13 March 1999 0
26 Wales Nicky Piper 30 September 1995 — May 1998v 1
25 Northern Ireland Noel Magee 9 May 1995 – 30 September 1995 0
24 England Crawford Ashley (1) 19 November 1994 — April 1995v 0
23 England Garry Delaney 30 September 1994 — October 1994v 0
22 Canada Brent Kosolofski 7 April 1993 — August 1994v 0
21 Australia Guy Waters 21 April 1989 — March 1993v 3
20 Canada Willie Featherstone 12 September 1987 – 21 April 1989 2
19 Trinidad and Tobago Leslie Stewart 4 August 1985 — August 1987v 1
18 Zambia Lottie Mwale 31 March 1979 – 4 August 1985 5
17 Canada Gary Summerhays 27 February 1978 – 31 March 1979 0
16 Australia Tony Mundine 30 October 1975 – 27 February 1978 4
15 Australia Steve Aczel 19 February 1975 – 30 October 1975 0
14 England John Conteh 22 March 1973 — January 1975v 2
13 England Chris Finnegan 24 January 1971 – 22 March 1973 1
12 Wales Eddie Avoth 23 October 1970 – 24 January 1971 0
11 Australia Bob Dunlop 12 February 1968 — September 1970v 1
10 Scotland Chic Calderwood 9 June 1960 — 12 November 1966v 3
9 South Africa Mike Holt and TongaNew Zealand Johnny Halafihi 25 April 1960 (Tie/Draw for vacant title) 0
8 Canada Yvon Durelle 30 May 1957 — March 1960v 1
7 Canada Gordon Wallace 19 June 1956 – 30 May 1957 0
6 England Randolph Turpin 10 June 1952 — May 1956 1
5 England Freddie Mills 20 June 1942 — May 1952v 0
4 England Len Harvey 10 July 1939 – 20 June 1942 0
3 Wales Gipsy Billy Daniels 25 April 1927 — June 1939v 0
2 England Tom Berry 31 January 1927 – 25 April 1927 0
1 England Jack Bloomfield 26 March 1923 — December 1926v 1

Cruiserweight[edit]

No. Name [16] Duration of reign Defences
18 Jamaica Ovill McKenzie 12 April 2014 – present 0
17 England Tony Conquest 22 February 2014 – 12 April 2014 0
16 New Zealand Shane Cameron 20 July 2011v 0
15 Australia Dominic Vea 1 July 2010 – 20 July 2011 0
14 England Robert Norton 6 February 2009 – 9 June 2010v 1
13 GuyanaCanada Troy Ross 19 March 2007 – 19 November 2008s 0
12 England Mark Hobson 25 January 2003 – 8 September 2006v 5
11 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Bruce Scott (2) 10 March 2001 – 30 August 2002s 0
10 Australia Adam Watt 24 June 2000 – 7 October 2000v 0
9 JamaicaUnited Kingdom Bruce Scott (1) 28 November 1998 – 15 May 1999v 0
8 Northern Ireland Darren Corbett 2 June 1997 – 28 November 1998 1
7 England Chris Okoh 29 September 1995 – 2 June 1997 3
6 Uganda Franco Wanyama 28 January 1994 – 29 September 1995 0
5 England Derek Angol 30 November 1989 – 25 July 1992v 4
4 SamoaAustralia Apollo Sweet 24 May 1989 – 30 November 1989 1
3 England Glenn McCrory 4 September 1987 – 19 April 1989v 2
2 Zambia Chisanda Mutti 1 December 1984 – 4 September 1987 1
1 England Stewart Lithgo 14 May 1984 – 1 December 1984 0

Heavyweight[edit]

No. Name [17] Duration of reign Defences
47 Australia Lucas Browne 26 April 2014 – present 0
46 England David Price 19 May 2012 – 5 December 2013v 2
45 England Tyson Fury 23 July 2011 – 8 February 2012v 1
44 ZimbabweUnited Kingdom Dereck Chisora 18 September 2010 – 23 July 2011 0
43 England Sam Sexton 15 May 2009 – 18 September 2010 1
42 Northern Ireland Martin Rogan 28 February 2009 – 15 May 2009 0
41 England Matt Skelton (2) 28 July 2006 – 28 February 2009 1
40 England Danny Williams (2) 10 December 2005 – 28 July 2006 1
39 England Matt Skelton (1) 24 April 2004 – 25 February 2005v 2
38 England Michael Sprott 24 January 2004 – 24 April 2004 0
37 England Danny Williams (1) 18 December 1999 – 24 January 2004 7
36 England Julius Francis 30 June 1997 – 30 November 1999v 4
35 England Scott Welch 27 October 1995 – 1 June 1996s 0
34 EnglandNigeria Henry Akinwande 18 March 1993 – 30 January 1994s 0
33 EnglandCanada Lennox Lewis 30 April 1992 – 1 February 1993v 1
33 England Derek Williams 29 November 1988 – 30 April 1992 2
32 England Horace Notice 12 April 1986 — 1988 5
31 JamaicaCanada Trevor Berbick 21 July 1981 — 1985s 3
30 England John Lewis Gardner 24 October 1978 — June 1981v 1
29 England Joe Bugner (2) 12 October 1976 — September 1978v 0
28 England Richard Dunn 30 September 1975 – 12 October 1976 1
27 Jamaica Bunny Johnson 13 January 1975 – 30 September 1975 0
26 Northern IrelandEngland Danny McAlinden 27 June 1972 – 13 January 1975 0
25 England Jack Bodell 27 September 1971 – 27 June 1972 0
24 England Joe Bugner (1) 16 March 1971 – 27 September 1971 0
23 England Henry Cooper 12 January 1959 – 16 March 1971 10
22 England Brian London 3 June 1958 – 12 January 1959 0
21 Wales Joe Erskine 17 September 1957 – 3 June 1958 1
20 Jamaica Joe Bygraves 26 June 1956 — August 1957v 2
19 England Don Cockell 12 May 1953 — May 1956v 1
18 Wales Johnny Williams 11 March 1952 – 12 May 1953 1
17 England Jack Gardner 14 November 1950 – 11 March 1952 0
16 England Bruce Woodcock 17 July 1945 – 14 November 1950 2
15 England Jack London 15 September 1944 – 17 July 1945 0
14 England Len Harvey (2) 16 March 1939 — August 1944v 0
13 Wales Tommy Farr 15 March 1937 — February 1939v 0
12 South Africa Ben Foord 17 August 1936 – 15 March 1937 0
11 Wales Jack Petersen 4 June 1934 – 17 August 1936 4
10 England Len Harvey (1) 8 February 1934 – 4 June 1934 0
9 Canada Larry Gains 13 June 1931 – 8 February 1934 3
8 England Phil Scott 22 September 1924 – 13 June 1931 2
7 England Joe Beckett 27 February 1919 — August 1924 2
6 England Bombardier Billy Wells (2) 6 December 1912 – 27 February 1919 2
5 South Africa Fred Storbeck 12 January 1912 — November 1912v 0
4 England Bombardier Billy Wells (1) 18 December 1911 — December 1911v 0
3 IrelandEngland 'P/O' Matthew 'Nutty' Curran 18 January 1911 — November 1911v 3
2 Canada Tommy Burns 11 April 1910 — December 1910v 0
1 Australia Peter Jackson 30 May 1892 — March 1910v 0

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