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Old 09-30-2012, 04:38 PM   #40
DrBanzai
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Default Re: Boxers Prime years

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Originally Posted by SoxNation View Post
I believe the male body is fully developed by 25.

Metabolism begins to slow down at 20 years of age.
Body ( bone growth) by about 21, brain and endocrine system by 23-25.

Metabolism does not start slowing by 20 though.

Prime is 20-30 for smaller faster fighters, big guys who are power punchers are more in the 25-35 range. When young fighters like Tyson get their ass kicked by a journeyman the Tyson fans like to say he was past his prime. Excuses are like arm pits, the real truth is he was prime and lost.
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