best i've faced

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Ricardo Mayorga

Best I’ve Faced: Ricardo Mayorga

The always-brash Ricardo Mayorga, who will face Shane Mosley on Saturday, played the villain against an all-star roster of fighters in the first decade of the 21st century.

RingTv image Best I Faced: Kevin Kelley

Best I Faced: Kevin Kelley

Former featherweight titleholder Kevin Kelley, who’s journey through a who’s who of 126-pounders in the mid ’90s included a classic knockdown-fest against Naseem Hamed, talks about the best fighters he faced in 10 categories.

RingTv image Best I’ve faced: Wilfredo Vazquez Sr.

Best I’ve faced: Wilfredo Vazquez Sr.

On the ballot for Hall of Fame consideration, Puerto Rico’s own three-division titlist Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. shares his list of the best fighters he’s ever faced with RingTV.com’s Anson Wainwright.

RingTv image Best I’ve faced: Jose Luis Castillo

Best I’ve faced: Jose Luis Castillo

Jose Luis Castillo graciously agreed to speak with RingTV.com about the best fighters he fought during his 80-fight career that has spanned 25 years. The former lightweight champ split every category between two fighters. (Can you guess who he selected the most?)

RingTv image Best I’ve faced: Manny Pacquiao

Best I’ve faced: Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao has faced many elite fighters during his journey to May 2, when he’ll meet Floyd Mayweather Jr. Here he breaks down the best of them in 10 categories.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Michael Watson

Best I’ve Faced: Michael Watson

Michael Watson, one of Britain’s best middleweights during the late 1980s, turned 50 today. Though his career came to a tragic end 24 years ago after he fell into a coma following his rematch with Chris Eubank, the London native remains a fighter. Watson spoke to RingTV.com about the best fighters he faced.

RingTv image Best I Faced: Israel Vazquez

Best I Faced: Israel Vazquez

Israel Vazquez is best known for his brutal series of fights against Rafael Marquez — four thrilling bouts that produced two consecutive Fights of the Year. Here, Vazquez rates Marquez along with the best of the rest he faced in his title-winning career.

RingTv image Best I Faced: Jorge Arce

Best I Faced: Jorge Arce

Beloved Mexican warrior Jorge Arce left everything he had, including pints of blood, in the ring every time he fought. A candid and emotional Arce discussed where the fire came from, as well as his best opponents throughout his career.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Jesse James Leija

Best I’ve Faced: Jesse James Leija

Jesse James Leija, who fought a who’s who of 130- to 140-pounders in the 90s and early 2000s but is perhaps best known for his four bouts with Azumah Nelson, breaks down the competition he faced in 10 categories.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Mark Breland

Best I’ve Faced: Mark Breland

Mark Breland, who will work Deontay Wilder’s corner when the American heavyweight challenges Bermane Stiverne for the WBC title on Saturday, was one of the best amateur boxers ever. The former two-time welterweight titleholder spoke to RingTV.com about the best fighters he faced during his underrated pro career.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Julian Jackson

Best I’ve Faced: Julian Jackson

Ring the New Year in with a bang. Read about the career of one of the hardest punchers of the modern boxing era, former junior middleweight and middleweight titleholder Julian Jackson, who spoke to RingTV.com about the best fighters he fought in 10 categories.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Jermain Taylor

Best I’ve Faced: Jermain Taylor

RingTV.com caught up with Jermain Taylor, who challenges Sam Soliman for the IBF 160-pound title on Wednesday. The former undisputed middleweight champ kindly took part in the popular series “Best I’ve Faced,” picking the best fighters he’s fought in 10 categories.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Herol Graham

Best I’ve Faced: Herol Graham

RingTV.com contributor Tom Gray spoke to one of the finest British middleweights of the modern era, Herol “Bomber” Graham, about the opponents the former European champ and No. 1 contender encountered during his distinguished and memorable career.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Paul Williams

Best I’ve Faced: Paul Williams

Paul Williams, who receives the BWAA’s Bill Crawford Award for “Courage in Overcoming Adversity” at the association’s annual dinner on Thursday in Las Vegas, recalls his memorable bouts with Sergio Martinez, Antonio Margarito and Winky Wright, among others.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Manny Pacquiao

Best I’ve Faced: Manny Pacquiao

Future hall of famer Manny Pacquiao took time out from his hectic schedule leading into this Saturday’s rematch with Tim Bradley to speak with RingTV.com about the best fighters he has faced in 10 key categories.

RingTv image Best I’ve Faced: Joe Bugner

Best I’ve Faced: Joe Bugner

Former heavyweight title challenger Joe Bugner was never embraced by the British media of his day but the 1970s-era contender is one of the best big men to represent the UK. Bugner – who was competitive with Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier – spoke to RingTV.com about the best he faced.