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Old 01-28-2013, 06:35 PM   #34
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Default Re: Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Lorenzo Aragon, July 31st 1996

Originally Posted by IntentionalButt View Post
Now, Mayweather vs. Todorov...

There was outrage. There were resignations from AIBA.

Mayweather outlanded Todorov by double.

Aragon came much closer to deserving a W over young Pretty Boy than Todorov did. If he got the nod, it would have raised eyebrows but not caused an uproar.

It's too bad Aragon never met Todorov in the ring. I think in this particular instance something akin to ABC logic would've borne out: h2h, the guy who fought Mayweather razor-thin beats the guy who deserved a wide loss. Aragon simply possessed the build, strength and style to clearly beat Todorov (as Mayweather did, although he regrettably wasn't rewarded duly for it)
I had somebody yesterday in a thread tell me that Mayweather didn't get robbed and actually lost in the Olympics. He assumed I never watched it when in reality I've seen the fight more than once.
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