Boxing is not a sport that promotes itself.
Without a surefire promoter, the person who lies behind (and in front) of the scenes, many of the greatest fights of all time would never have happened. Sure, many promoters get a bad rap for many purported shady dealings, as well as having their own interests in mind instead of the fighters.
Still, the sport would not be the same without such colorful personalities telling us how great a fight is supposed to be.
Besides, well, you know who, let’s rate the five best boxing promoters of all time.