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Old 12-24-2012, 12:43 PM   #53
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Default Re: Greatest Middleweight once and for all- Greb? Monzon? Hagler?

Originally Posted by Surf-Bat View Post
Greb beat middleweights in over the weight matches. People were able to distinguish between that and a true light-heavyweight contest then.

If memory serves, Jeff Smith weighed around 165 pounds for their 5/19/17 fight. But nobody considered him a "light-heavy" at that time. Just a middleweight who didn't need to meet any weight requirements.
I agree with that. I give a few pounds leeway fir non title fights.

He was still better as a lhw for me.
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