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Old 06-03-2012, 05:31 AM   #89
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Default Re: 71 Ali vs Marciano

Originally Posted by ETM View Post

We know Rocky hit much harder than Ali but was he physically stronger than Ali? Could Ali smother him with the 30lbs weight advantage when he wanted to rest?

Ali was a big man and he was strong. He knew how to use that strength to buy time but also make the other man work.
Because the way to use your strength as a boxer effectively is to rely on smothering someone when you need to rest.
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