Originally Posted by lora
Think Duran Barkley was a fair bit closer than Duran Leonard.
Leonard never held the initiative against Duran for more than two rounds circa 5,6,7 or so.
barkley on the other hand was pumping the jab into his face for a good half of the bout.
I had Duran beating Barkley by 2-3 points. he swept the last few rounds and scored a heavy knockdown. In contrast to the fight with Leonard, it was him giving away the last remaining rounds.