View Single Post
Old 05-17-2011, 04:07 PM   #54
Diamond Dog
East Side VIP
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 41,839
vCash: 1000
Default Re: How good was Dempseys totle reign?Lets look at who he fought. Willard-In many pe

Originally Posted by quarry View Post
ffs... you are a howler mate. Tunney beat Greb 3-1-1 with Greb using fouls to try to get the victory and still losing. ... for your information i am not using boxrec i use my own knowledge of what i read unlike yourself who uses boxrec backed-up with repeated lying.
Well your own knowledge is horrifically out of kilter with the reality.

Greb wasn't "using fouls" and Tunney said himself that his fouls tended to be retaliatory. It's also the case that the first Tunney victory, widely (but not entirely) regarded as a robbery caused Greb to fight especially clean in subsequent fights for fear of being persecuted.

It is also the case that, in addition to Gene Tunney himself, the New York commission defended Greb's conduct.

Frankly, you seem to be all over the place.
McGrain is offline  Top
Reply With Quote