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Old 09-21-2009, 05:14 AM   #22
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Default Re: Carnera and Vitali compared

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Originally Posted by cross_trainer View Post
I've seen a lot of comparisons drawn between Carnera's boxing ability and Vitali Klitschko's. At times, the claim is made that Carnera was as good technically as "modern" superheavyweights, or better.

I challenge all and sundry to prove this claim with footage. Lots of Carnera's fights are up on Youtube, as are Klitschko's. Post the fights and point to specific examples (including the time) where Carnera displays better boxing ability.

Convince me. I'm very gullible--I promise.
The obvious difference is in power Vitali does not possess that one punch dynamite that Carnera exhibited against Sharkey.
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