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Old 01-07-2013, 04:46 PM   #15
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Default Re: Muhammad Ali's defensive skills

Originally Posted by Theron View Post
If he wasn't irresponsible or unsound in not defending from punches that he could have not been hit with simply because he did not want to lift his hand a few inches higher who's fault is it then? Dundees, Bundini Browns...
Every fighter gets hit. Having his hands low gave him advantages in providing a false target, visibility, and throwing from a low angle out of visual range. He had the chin to compensate the few that got through.
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