best of 2013

RingTv image Fighter of the Year: Gennady Golovkin

Fighter of the Year: Gennady Golovkin

Fans selected the undefeated Kazakhstani KO-machine from a crowded field of contenders for 2013′s highest individual honor. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Fighter of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]

RingTv image Fight of the Year: Bradley-Provodnikov

Fight of the Year: Bradley-Provodnikov

Tim Bradley’s grueling razor-thin unanimous decision over Ruslan Provodnikov beat out Marcos Maidana’s brutal points victory over Adrien Broner for Fight of the Year honors, according to fans who took part in RingTV.com’s year-end awards poll. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Fight of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]

RingTv image Knockout of the Year: Adonis Stevenson KO 1 Chad Dawson

Knockout of the Year: Adonis Stevenson KO 1 Chad Dawson

It came down to two main choices, but readers went with Adonis Stevenson’s career-defining win over light heavyweight champ Chad Dawson as the best KO of the year. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Knockout of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]

RingTv image Upset of the Year: Maidana UD 12 Broner

Upset of the Year: Maidana UD 12 Broner

Marcos Maidana’s bruising unanimous decision victory over Adrien Broner was the overwhelming choice for Upset of the Year in RingTV’s year-end award poll. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Upset of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]

RingTv image RingTV poll: Trainer of the Year: Robert Garcia

RingTV poll: Trainer of the Year: Robert Garcia

Robert Garcia edged out rival Freddie Roach in RingTV.com’s year-end award fan poll for Trainer of the Year. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Trainer of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]