Doug Fischer

Ring Ratings Update: Alexander drops in 140-pound rankings

RING RATING UPDATE

JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHTS:

Bradley retains his No. 1 position following his technical decision over Alexander (No. 3 last week), who slips to No. 4. Trading places with Alexander is Marcos Maidana (No. 4 last week).

JUNIOR LIGHTWEIGHTS:

Takashi Uchiyama (No. 4 last week) advances to No. 3 following his knockout of Tasashi Miura. Uchiyama’s advancement pushes down Roman Martinez (No. 3 last week) to No. 4.

JUNIOR FEATHERWEIGHTS:

Previously unranked Akifumi Shimoda crashes the ratings at No. 2 on the strength of his 12-round decision over Ryol Li Lee (No. 2 last week). Lee falls to No. 3, which pushes down all fighters rated below him last week one slot each and forces out Rendell Munroe (No. 10 last week).

BANTAMWEIGHTS:

Nehomar Cermeno (No. 7 last week) exits to fight in the junior featherweight division, in which he lost to Victor Terrazas. Cermeno’s departure boosts up everybody ranked No. 7 or below last week one spot each and allows Malcolm Tunacao to enter at No. 10.

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