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Old 11-18-2012, 08:03 AM   #58
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Default Re: Is Donald Curry underated?

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Originally Posted by Nightcrawler View Post
throwing it out there but I'm not a big fan of Donald currys stance. he was far too upright, chin almost on display at times. looking at the mccallum and honeyghan fights he relies too much on his rflexes...his stance looks to have the same weakness as adrian broners does now as was discussed in another thread. his mobility and corresponding defense suffered
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Originally Posted by lora View Post
I think Curry had a great fighting stance.He could do everything properly out of it, hands in good position of blocking parrying, but also slipping shots and balanced to slide in any direction with his feet.
Prime Curry had very few flaws. But he could pull his chin up on occassion. Not often, but it happened. Sometimes when stepping straight back with his hands low.

SRL commented on it already in the first Starling fight, and then it of course became his undoing against McCallum.
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