Boxing is one of the most brutal yet elemental sports in the world. While its history can be traced back to pre-historic era, boxing was given an organized form by the Greeks. Since then, the sport has touched many milestones. Boxing retains its aura as a highly competitive and dangerous sport. However, not all boxers are created equal. Here is our list of boxers who now have legendary status:
1. George Foreman
One of the most feared boxers of his day, George Foreman was a master of powerful punches. During the peak of his career, he took a 10 year break from which he emerged to be reigned as the oldest heavyweight world champion. He was a formidable boxer inside the ring while outside of it, he was a beloved sports figure. He had an illustrious career which saw him winning two world heavyweight championships as well as an Olympic gold medal.