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Old 11-22-2012, 10:05 PM   #15
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Default Re: Mickey Walker vs Pernell Whitaker

Originally Posted by MagnaNasakki View Post
I'm torn.

On one hand, Walker is the kind of brute who can truly walk through Pernell's punches, find ways to trap him, and punish him.

On the other hand, what if he doesn't? You need to land the shots, and trap Pernell, who is one of the hardest fighters to trap and hit EVER. If you walk through shots but dont get any good offense in? You lose a wide points decision on virtue of getting hit a lot.

Pick em fight to me. I'd lean towards Walker, but he's shown just enough vulnerability to this family of style to bug me about that.
This why I'm picking Whitaker by decision.
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