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Old 11-29-2012, 03:25 PM   #26
China_hand_Joe
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Default Re: Carlos Monzon vs Joe Calzaghe at 168 pounds.

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Originally Posted by kmac View Post
yeah, except for maybe robin reid. actually the more i think about this fight, the more i think joe has a chance. monzon would be the smaller fighter and even though joe had a manufactured career, i think joe's speed would play a big part in having some success. to me, monzon is very unimpressive on film but boy is he effective. i'll still take monzon but it's highly unlikely that joe would have even stepped into the ring with a prime monzon.

Calzaghe fought Reid one handed from the 22nd second of the 4th round onwards due to a hand injury.

Reid that night would have been the Hopkins of the same time perhaps.
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