Originally Posted by bodhi
Baer is not able to give Walker a methodical beatdown like Schmeling did, however, he is bigger, stronger and a harder puncher than Schmeling he will try to impose this on Walker who will try to outspeed and outfox him. Walker will have some success there but how it goes down depends on a lot. If you have a Mickey at his best against a clowning Baer this may go all the way and Walker even might get the upset. If Baer is motivated it doesnīt really matter which Walker shows up. It depnds on the ref though, if he is like the one in the Schmeling fight and Walker is motivated and fights the right fight, he may survive before it getīs halt.
I am presuming both are at their best.
You are right it would not be a methodical beat down , because Baer hit harder than Schmeling ,and was not as patient or cautious. After Mickey samples a few full blooded over hand rights, he topples over , or is rescued by the referee.