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Old 07-02-2007, 02:31 AM   #241
Boris Christoff
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Default Re: My top 10 Heavyweights

Originally Posted by Zakman
1. Ali
2. Louis
3. Dempsey
4. Foreman
5. Holmes
6, Marciano
7. Holyfield
8. Johnson
9. Liston
10. Frazier
11. Tyson
12. Jeffries
13. Lewis
14. Langford
15. Walcott
16. Charles
18. Tunney
19. Schmeling
20. Corbett
21. Baer
This is actually the best list that I have seen in a long time and everyone has to note that this is one of the FEW lists that have Lewis in a reasonable spot, I only disagree with three things -

Tyson deserves a lower top 10 spot for that magnificent 80's bulldozer run of his, not to mention a few fair wins after that.

Dempsey's a few notches too high, but a case can be made for that region in the top 10 due to his effect on the sport, sure.

Patterson shouldn't be ranked under Wills.
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