Thudding jabs and powerful overhands of boxers give adrenaline rush to lovers of the sport all over the world.
Uganda as a country, has produced many high-quality champion boxers and below is the list of the top 10 greatest boxers of all time.
10. Sam Rukundo ‘Rocky’
Rukundo was born of May-18th-1980, Like many other Boxers in the country, he started humble in slums but got his first big shot in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Lightweight division.
He had a great tournament until he got stopped by Russia’s Murat Khrachev.
Having spotted huge talent in him, James Cook took him as his trainee under the management of Muckey Helliet for professional bouts.
With 20 total professional fights, 15 wins, 6 by K.Os 4 losses and one draw. Rukundo has been twice African Champion. Rukundo’s Knock out percentage is rated at 35%.