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Old 11-15-2012, 09:38 PM   #30
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Default Re: Oscar Bonavena vs. Earnie Shavers

Originally Posted by Bummy Davis View Post
sneaky Pinpoint punching accurate and well timed as opposed to telegraphed or clubbing power shots a whole different animal but very few Heavyweights have that skill
Bonavena was vulnerable to a sharpshooter like Jimmy Ellis in particular, not a puncher like frazier. He would have used his awkwardness and strength to the max vs Shavers. If Ron Stander could do Earnie in, it would be nothing compared to Ringo. I stand by my of '09,..a fifth round ko with a left to the head by Oscar.
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