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Old 10-04-2012, 10:45 AM   #151
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Default Re: Rocky Marciano vs. Sonny Liston

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Originally Posted by SuzieQ49 View Post
Why bill? Liston was better than Foreman
Styles. Foreman was more apt to go out and leave it all hang out in 5-6 rounds where as Liston paced himself more.

Foreman was stronger than Marciano and Liston imo and Foreman would use every bit of his strength to move Marciano back into a range where he could unload his big shots and force a stoppage. Unfortunately for guys who liked to move in low such as Frazier, Tyson, and Marciano, they would be litterally falling right into Foreman's hands and it would not end well for them.

Also, even Sonny had the harder jab, I think all around Foreman's was better. I don't have Liston's jab in the top 3 for an all around jab. Power wise, I do, but overall I do not.
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