Originally Posted by HOUDINI
Also there are weight divisions to aide the lower weight divisions. All through boxing history the hwt division is considered unlimited. 5 pounds can mean a lot to a featherweight but is meaningless at the higher weights. Size in of itself is not an advantage unless the opponent is inferior. If the choice is size or speed Id pick the quicker fighter any day. Why is everyone impressed with large immobile slow fighters who can't really fight? Does anyone know anymore what great fighting is all about?
the difference is closer to 50 pounds than 5.
Rocky will not have the reach to reach him let alone knock him out. Unless wlad gasses late on he will dominate the man he outweighs so much the fight wouldn't get realistically made.