There’s a lot of debate going on in the boxing world at the moment amid the closure of the sport.

A temporary hiatus rather.

As the days and weeks tick on no one can make any assumptions as to when the sport will resume.

It will be back before you know however.

That said, it’s a great time to catch up on the history of the sport as well as do your homework on various areas of the current sweet science landscape too.

When boxing does return later in the year there will be without doubt a lot of ground to be caught up on.

Before the break the sport was on a high and it will just have to pick up where it left off from again.

And it will — don’t you worry about that.

One topic boxing fans have been replying to in their droves at the moments an interesting poll by the folks at BT Sport.

Who was the best boxer to never win a world title?

Some of the responses have been worth a look for sure:

An intriguing list in fairness.

A tough call for many reasons.

For one fighter on the list, Earnie Shavers, here’s a look back at some of his body of work via the Reznick YouTube channel (hat tip):

Who do you think the winner deserves to be in BT’s list above?

Winning a world title is no easy feat and one that goes by most boxers’ careers who ever make the brave decision to turn pro in the first place.