Originally Posted by choklab
Liston had a wonderful jab. A real potent step in jab. Superb against upright, conventional boxers stranded at range. There is not much evidence that it was the kind of jab that was effective against Awkward crouching crowding opponents trained by Charlie Goldman.
Remember Joe Louis against charlie Goldman trained Atrturo Godoy?
You need to watch a 40+ Liston against ,come forward ,durable George Scrap Iron Johnson,and then tell me he can't land his jab against short guys,he set Johnson up for combos with it all night.