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Old 03-04-2013, 02:16 PM   #69
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Default Re: How come short fighters no longer use the bob and weave?

Originally Posted by Slyk View Post
The bob and weave style is just not as effective as other styles of fighting. If it were, we would see more fighters implementing it PERIOD. There is plenty of tape and still many people who know how to teach such a style. It's a risky style that has proven to be far less effective against superior defensive tactics of the modern era.

It depends on styles. The best way for a shortman to beat a tall guy is to make himself shorter.

Even Rees had some success against Broner, but styles make fights.

Broner's ability to taking punches, his power, his size, his defense, and his strength, made him a terrible matchup for Rees.
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