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Old 08-17-2012, 11:21 AM   #3
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Default Re: Was the Layne fight Rocky's most impressive performance ?

Originally Posted by janitor View Post
You could certainly make the case, given the sucess Layne had against Walcott and Charles.

Kind of my point. Layne was , for then, big and strong ... he was in very good shape ( for him ) ... he was young ... Marciano just tore him to pieces ... after the way Layne fought on even terms w Walcott and Charles you could see he had something going for him .. he was obviously a good stylistic match up as he was not fast but he was a strong guy, a young guy, a man with a good right hand and Marciano simply crushed him ...
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