The 100 best knockouts in MMA ever

Knockout records

Top 15 pro boxers by most KOs

  1. Billy Bird (138)
  2. Archie Moore (131)
  3. Young Stribling (129)
  4. Sam Langford (128)
  5. Buck Smith (120)
  6. Kid Azteca (114)
  7. George Odwell (111)
  8. Sugar Ray Robinson, Alabama Kid (108)
  9. Peter Maher (107)
  10. Sandy Saddler (103)
  11. Henry Armstrong (101)
  12. Joe Gans (100)
  13. Jimmy Wilde (98)
  14. Len Wickwar (93)
  15. Jorge Fernando Castro, Fred Galiana (90)

Top 15 Boxing Champs, Contenders, Interims by KO %

EBU, IBF, WBA, World Boxing Championships [inactive], WBC, WBO, World Colored [inactive]

  1. Edwin Valero (100%)
  2. Gennady Golovkin, Carlos Zarate Serna (90%)
  3. Sergey Kovalev (88.5%)
  4. Rocky Marciano (87.8%)
  5. Keith Thurman, Wilfredo Gomez, Aaron Pryor, Laila Ali (87.5%)
  6. Vitali Klitschko (87.2%)
  7. Naseem Hamed (86.5%)
  8. David Haye (85.7%)
  9. Román González (85%)
  10. Lucas Matthysse (84.6%)
  11. Frank Bruno (84.4%)
  12. George Foreman (83.9%)
  13. Naoya Inoue (83.3%)
  14. Mikey Garcia (82.4%)
  15. Bermane Stiverne (80.8%)

Top 10 pro MMA fighters by most KOs

  1. Travis Fulton (92)
  2. Gilbert Yvel (32)
  3. Igor Vovchanchyn, Alexander Shlemenko (29)
  4. Wanderlei Silva (27)
  5. Melvin Manhoef (26)
  6. Dan Severn, Paul Daley (25)
  7. Maiquel Falcao, (23)
  8. Travis Wiuff (22)
  9. Mirko Filipovic (21)
  10. Anderson Silva, Tim Sylvia, Ben Rothwell, Paul Buentello (20)

Top 10 MMA Champs, Contenders, Interims by KO %

BMMA, Deep, IFC, KOTC, M-1G, Pancrase, PFC [inactive], SF [inactive], TUF, UFC

  1. Cain Velasquez (78.6%)
  2. Lauren Murphy (75%)
  3. Cung Le (72.73%)
  4. Cristiane Justino (71.43%)
  5. Rafael Cavalcante (66.67%)
  6. Junior Dos Santos (64.7%)
  7. Maiquel Falcao (63.88%)
  8. Alexander Volkov, Muhammed Lawal (63.64%%)
  9. Melvin Manhoef (63.4%)
  10. Travis Browne (63.16%)

Most consecutive KOs

  • Boxing: Lamar Clark (44)
  • MMA: Travis Fulton (10)

Most 1st round KOs and most consecutive 1st round KOs

  • Boxing: Young Otto (42)
  • Consecutive/Boxing: Ali Raymi (21)
  • MMA: Travis Fulton (68)
  • Consecutive/MMA: Igor Vovchanchyn, Travis Fulton (7)

Top 10 K-1 kickboxers by most KOs

  1. Changpuek Kiatsongrit (178)
  2. Badr Hari (88)
  3. Andy Souwer (87)
  4. Mike Zambidis (86)
  5. Branko Cikatic (82)
  6. Manson Gibson (80)
  7. Peter Aerts (78)
  8. Rob Kaman (77)
  9. Ernesto Hoost (62)
  10. Jerome Le Banner (62)