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Old 10-03-2007, 09:09 PM   #49
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Default Re: Marciano Harder Hitter than Lennox Lewis

Originally Posted by PowerPuncher
Punching is simple science

Power = Muscle/Bones Weight*Leaverage*Acceleration*Strength

Weight - mass behind the punch

Leverage of Weight - is the amount of body power you can generate aswell as body size.

Acceleration - punch speed

The answers pretty obvious - Lennox Lewis because Marciano doesn't beat him on any category
I prefer the simpler sports definition of "power" as muscle force * muscle speed of contraction, though obviously the weight of the body and "leverage" (technique, more or less) has something to do with it also.
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