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Old 01-24-2013, 05:12 PM   #39
SJS19
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Default Re: Example of a fighter rendering an opponents jab useless

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Originally Posted by MagnaNasakki View Post
His quick steps to side and his sharp, jolting right hand over the jab had Kelly totally flummoxed.

When he started to look too hard for the right early in the second, Hopkins started whacking him with left hooks as soon as he loaded up.

Just read him like a book. Was outstanding

Complete performance.

Once Pavlik's jab had been taken, he had no offensive base so Hopkins could even afford to punch in combination.


Andre Ward also deserves a mention for taking away Kessler's jab, (even if we ignore the headbutts)
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