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Old 08-14-2007, 06:18 PM   #45
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Default Re: Lennox Lewis' longevity...not that much better than Tyson's!

Originally Posted by Jinx
Lewis didn't become the undisputed champ until he beat Holy at the end of '99...he ended with Vitaly in '03, so thats a champ reign of 3 yrs. 5 that time he beat Grant, Botha, Tua, split with Rachman, and Tyson...

Tyson became undisputed champ when he beat 35-0 Tucker in '87...his reign ended in '90 when he got starched by Douglas, so thats a champ reign of 2 yrs. 6 that time he beat Biggs, Larry Holmes, Tony Tubbs, Spinks, Bruno, and Carl Williams...

so Lewis' REAL reign was only a year longer than Tyson's, with Tyson beating the better overall quality of based on that i have Lewis and Tyson about even in terms of their reigns as champs...
Spin it anyway you want but Lewis owns Tyson.
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