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Old 07-24-2012, 04:25 AM   #47
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Default Re: How highly do you rate Sonny Liston as a puncher?

Originally Posted by RockysSplitNose View Post
I have a documentary about Sonny aswell were Chuck Wepner is interviewed and he went in with both Liston and Foreman and he said unequivocally and with quite a shudder (after mentioning Foreman) that "NOBODY hit me like that guy hit me!!"

That's enough for me I'd certainly put Liston over Foreman in terms of power - so definately near the top of the top
Agreed. Also consider the fact that Liston was very old by the time he fought Wepner. That was his last fight. He might have been 40 plus years old.
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