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Old 01-23-2013, 01:13 PM   #58
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Default Re: Sugar Ray Leonard; worthy of being a top 20 ATG

Originally Posted by Unforgiven View Post
True enough. Ray Leonard was super-great.
But there's more than 20 super-great fighters jostling for the ranking. There might be more like 50 !
True. In that jostling of super-greats, Ray is worthy of consideration.

McFarland perhaps lost his title shot by managing only a draw in the second Welsh fight.

McLarnin beat great men, but smaller men. He was 1 for 3 against a fellow great his size in Ross.

Not many revered greats have Ray's credentials, even with twice as many fights.
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