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Old 02-03-2013, 12:44 PM   #137
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Default Re: Why Guillermo Rigondeaux beats Nonito Donaire

Originally Posted by IntentionalButt View Post
To me it seems obvious. Rigondeaux's defense is built to last against hawk-like counter-punchers, but shaky against relentless pressure & raw strength. Meanwhile, Mares would get absolutely schooled trying those very same tactics on Donaire.
yeah that's how I see it also. I had picked Moreno to beat Mares, but Mares surprised the crap out of me in that fight and convinced me that he would beat Rigo.
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