Boxing is filled with wild and entertaining characters from top to bottom. From Hector “Macho” Camacho to Muhammad Ali, fighters are looking to sell an image so that people will watch their fights.
Some fighters are naturally wild and over-the-top, while others have perfected a marketable style to sell bouts to fans. Regardless, the outrageous antics, bright outfits and tough talk are something that people love to see and hear. Without these things, boxing would be a bore.
Boxers, promoters and even trainers can add to the excitement and marketability of a fight simply by being, well, characters.
The people in this list are loud, flashy and sometimes offensive. Let’s take a look at the 10 most entertaining characters in boxing history.