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Old 07-11-2007, 01:22 AM   #16
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Default Re: Sweetest Straight-right In the history of boxing?

Originally Posted by Toopretty
Why the hell was marciano allowed to throw elbows in a boxing match..
you ever watch a guy named holmes fight? or a few of ali's rabbit elbows he delivered during the 70's?

last i saw marciano wasn't connecting on too many of those elbows anyhow. he was short armed as they come which meant he had to get in tight and deliver in a very tight arc, the elbow follows, may graze, but rarely really connects with power. his greatest ko's were of attrition, even jjw I was preceded by a pounding.
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