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Old 10-18-2012, 01:44 PM   #33
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Default Re: Holmes (early 80s) vs. Ali (late 60s)

Originally Posted by Ovid***ile View Post
Agreed. Neither hit hard enough to dent the others chin so the thing comes down to points. Ali had better stamina, speed, and ring IQ. Therefore, he'd beat Larry to the punch, throw more punches, and score more points. If he felt he lost a round he was smart enough to come out and hustle enough to steal the next one or two. Larry would let rounds go by sometimes doing very little and that's where Ali beats him.

Yeah, Ali certainly never did that.
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