By Cliff Rold
Middleweight: Felix Sturm, a mainstay in the Middleweight top ten for over a decade, exits upon announcement of a fight with Fedor Chudinov at 168 lbs. Andy Lee enters the top ten.
Featherweight: Robinson Castellanos returns to the top ten after his win over Rocky Juarez.
Jr. Featherweight: Carl Frampton maintains his hold on the top contender slot while felled challenger Chris Avalos takes a tumble.
Jr. Bantamweight: David Sanchez moves up on the strength of being the first man to stop former titlist Juan Alberto Rosas. Sanchez has won 17 in a row.
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Last ratings update: January 26, 2014
Cliff Rold is the Managing Editor of BoxingScene, a founding member of the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and a member of the Boxing Writers Association of America. He can be reached at [email protected]