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Old 11-13-2012, 07:28 PM   #2953
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Default Re: classic boxing pictures

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It's even more amazing that he could punch so hard for a heavy despite not being as muscular as other fighters at his time.
He didn't have real bulky muscles, but he was pretty well muscled up. He had "essential muscles", if you will. Nothing excessive, which is unnecessary and dosen't add up to real power. Ali wasn't especially muscled up either. extra musculature would have worked against him too in another way.
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