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Old 10-07-2009, 01:36 PM   #7
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Default Re: Lennox Lewis v early/mid. 70's best

Originally Posted by prime View Post
I am confident Foreman crushes him, Frazier gives him hell and Ali outlasts him.

And Lewis is no slouch.

'71 to '74 saw a truly great trio.
the crude and green giant (fairly average in size today) who was raised on milk fed opponents and whose legacy is based on bouncing around a chinny Marine and a shot midget, said shot midget who was at the tail end of greatness in 71 but never again defeated an a-level heavy, and the badly faded alltime great who survived on shuckster-ism, cheating and his best and worst asset, a great chin...

this is the truly great trio?
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