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Old 11-18-2012, 07:30 PM   #15
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Default Re: how much difference does 1 pound make in boxing?

Originally Posted by MAG1965 View Post
in some fights it means everything. Hearns when he fought Leonard in 1981 was 145. Had he been 146, crazy as it sounds it might have given him the energy to make it to 15 rounds. I am not sure of it, but in situations like that it might mean a round or two. Even Hagler being 158 for Leonard in the rematch. A pound might have given him one or two more rounds.
Wish I saw that one
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