Even the most hardcore boxing purists love a brawl. There's nothing more dramatic in sports.
When a couple of guys are putting everything on the line and slugging it out, it's built into our human DNA to stop everything and watch.
Micky Ward and Arturo Gatti were not elite boxing talents, but they became legends of the sport because of their wars.
Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler were elite boxing talents. But above almost anything else, they are still remembered today for the night back in 1985 when they went toe-to-toe, trying to break each other for three action-packed rounds.
The top fight on this list is impossible due to the promotional stalemate between Golden Boy and Top Rank. A few of the fights listed here will probably actually happen.
And a few are just matchups between relatively obscure fighters who would provide a terrific fight.