Originally Posted by ironchamp
Hagler was resiliant but I dont think that qualifies him as one of the best boxing minds.
SRL - had the ability to adjust during a fight. He knew what judges looked for he knew how to turn the tides.
Evander Holyfield - I think his ability to adapt was excellent.
Muhammad Ali - From 1974-onwards it was his boxing mind that carried him through as his reflexes started to seriously decline.
Lennox Lewis - Though he usually shows up prepared. His ability to stick to a game plan and follow corner instructions was great.
Rahman II the adjustment and focus was great. Mercer fight, another example.
What happened the other 100 years of recent boxing history?....those boxers not smart?