Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/16/14
Victor-ortiz-jeffrey-resto
The biggest fight of the past weekend was Josesito Lopez's surprising win against Victor Ortiz. For Josesito, the master upset specialist, the big win deserves a bump in his status as well, and as such, we've gone ahead and updated our welterweight division rankings to reflect the results there. In addition to Ortiz vs. Lopez, the co-feature between Lucas Matthysse and Humberto Soto has led to our updating of the top 10 in the junior welterweight division as well. Take a look at our updated boxing divisional rankings here. ---> Updated welterweight division rankings ---> Updated junior welterweight division rankings Credit: Carlos Baeza / Thompson Boxing Josesito Lopez may go on and drop back down to junior welterweight, however, it's just as likely that a big money opportunity presents himself at 147 lbs. Since that's where he got his big win, that's where he'll be ranked. Of course, there were a few other things to consider with our latest updates to the top 10 at 140 a...
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Seahawks' Michael Bennett: Panthers are like our hot cousin

Tom Brady on playing in the cold: 'I'm a (bleeping) machine!'

Gerald Wallace: Nets' 2013 trade was a 'get-rich quick scheme'

Jenn Sterger responsible for Oregon 'No Means No' chant

Colin Kaepernick to work with Kurt Warner during offseason

Bodybuilder Jay Cutler dishes on sharing name with QB

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Report: Cardinals interested in adding big-time pitcher

Report: Grizzlies targeting Jeff Green, Luol Deng

Stephon Marbury honored as 'role model' in China

J.R. Smith has great quote about his playing philosophy

Chicago Bears CB Tim Jennings arrested for DUI

Cavaliers acquire Timofey Mozgov from Nuggets

Could the Miami Marlins have the best outfield in baseball?

How Buckeyes, Ducks built their rosters for a national title

MLB Network launching original documentary series

Top storyline for each NFL Divisional Playoff game

WATCH: Clippers owner goes wild dancing to Fergie

WATCH: Cole Aldrich airballs shot on embarrassing blooper

Tiger Woods selling private island on Swedish lake

The Andy Dalton plan for 2015

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Lessons from Leonard vs. Duran

Andrew Luck on his unkempt beard: ‘I know it’s a bad look’

How the Cowboys can upset the Packers

Are the Cleveland Cavaliers panicking?

Boxing News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Seahawk: Panthers are like a hot cousin

Brady on cold: 'I'm a (bleeping) machine!'

Sterger responsible for Oregon chant?

Top storylines of Divisional Playoffs

Cards interested in adding big pitcher

Grizzlies targeting Green, Deng

Marbury honored as 'role model' in China

Tiger Woods selling private island

JR Smith's great quote about shooting

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Lessons from Leonard vs. Duran

How Cowboys can upset Packers

Are the Cavaliers panicking?

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.