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Old 06-05-2010, 10:32 AM   #40
Stevie G
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Default Re: Prime: Muhammad Ali .Vs. Larry Holmes

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Originally Posted by TommyV View Post
I would edge towards Ali, but I think the way in which Ali struggled in jabbing-matches with Norton and Doug Jones gives food for thought. I know Ali was either side of his prime in both matches, but I don't think he was detatched enough from his prime for it be dismissed completely.
I get your drift,but Norton and Jones were different types of fighters than Holmes. Norton especially was more aggressive than Larry.
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