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Old 09-11-2007, 06:04 AM   #22
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Default Re: Macriano Vs Dempsey

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Originally Posted by Vanboxingfan
What he said.

Interesting enough boxing experts in 1960 did a poll based on fighters they actually seen, and Dempsey came out way ahead of everyone, including Louis. As one historian once said, who are we to question those who had considerable boxing knowledge and actually saw both of them fight?
Actually I read somewhere that says during the 60s, Marciano was hardly in a typical top 10 greatest HW all time. Now, people are even arguing he is GOAT.
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