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Old 10-29-2012, 01:39 PM   #5221
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yes there is.
Name some then and where are they ranked?
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:39 PM   #5222
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Never had the chance.

Right,It never happened because of his cherry picking ,retirements and outrageous demands ..
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:41 PM   #5223
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Right,It never happened because of his cherry picking ,retirements and outrageous demands ..

now, now. Lets not speculate.

The point of the thread is. Has any other boxer been able rise so many rates, be ranked so highly, yet never fight a prime ATG.
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:41 PM   #5224
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THis thread is like when that other idiot who said floyd never fought a prime HOF a couple months back. Well no shit. You don't induct someone to the HOF until their boxing career is over so no shit, how can he fight them? How can anyone fight them?
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:42 PM   #5225
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Right,It never happened because of his cherry picking ,retirements and outrageous demands ..
What 'Prime' ATG could Floyd have possibly fought?

There were no ATGs around his prime weights really besides maybe Kostya but even he was in and out of surgery.
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:43 PM   #5226
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who?
Emanuel Aggustus!
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:43 PM   #5227
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who?
Genaro Hernandez
Diego Corrales
Jose Luis Castillo (arguably an atg)
DeMarcus "Chop Chop" Corley
Ricky Hatton
Juan Manuel Marquez (though it wasn't a fair fight)
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:43 PM   #5228
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Name some then and where are they ranked?

i'm not sure what you mean. but obvious ATG from our era are:
Manny, Floyd, Oscar, Mosley, Jones, Calaghe, Hopkins, Lewis, Kosta, Barrera, Morales, Marquez.

There are more but can't e bothered naming. Then there prime is debatable depending who you ask. But they all have them.
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:43 PM   #5229
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Who was a prime ATG that Floyd couldve fought besides little body giant head?

Morales and Barrera bottom end ATG's at best, both well below his weight class

Mosley declined a fight twice. Oscar went after bigger fish.


Who? Marquez is an ATG who whipped Pac 2 years after Mayweather gave him the BBC
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:45 PM   #5230
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Who was a prime ATG that Floyd couldve fought besides little body giant head?

Morales and Barrera bottom end ATG's at best, both well below his weight class

Mosley declined a fight twice. Oscar went after bigger fish.


Who? Marquez is an ATG who whipped Pac 2 years after Mayweather gave him the BBC

Not the point of my thread.

I'm wondering if any other fighter have managed to go through the weights like floyyd, be ranked so high, without having to fight one.
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:45 PM   #5231
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i'm not sure what you mean. but obvious ATG from our era are:
Manny, Floyd, Oscar, Mosley, Jones, Calaghe, Hopkins, Lewis, Kosta, Barrera, Morales, Marquez.

There are more but can't e bothered naming. Then there prime is debatable depending who you ask. But they all have them.
John is virtually impossible for someone to be "in prime" and atg at the same time.... same as HOFer in prime.
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:46 PM   #5232
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Genaro Hernandez
Diego Corrales
Jose Luis Castillo (arguably an atg)
DeMarcus "Chop Chop" Corley
Ricky Hatton
Juan Manuel Marquez (though it wasn't a fair fight)

none of these are prime ATG's. Only Marquez is an ATG on this list and he wasn't near his prime
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:47 PM   #5233
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i'm not sure what you mean. but obvious ATG from our era are:
Manny, Floyd, Oscar, Mosley, Jones, Calaghe, Hopkins, Lewis, Kosta, Barrera, Morales, Marquez.

There are more but can't e bothered naming. Then there prime is debatable depending who you ask. But they all have them.
Calzaghe and Tsyu arent ATGs. Tsyu lost to ****ing vicent phillips.
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:47 PM   #5234
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none of these are prime ATG's
Yes they are
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Old 10-29-2012, 01:47 PM   #5235
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none of these are prime ATG's. Only Marquez is an ATG on this list and he wasn't near his prime
No shit man. Even if Floyd beats Pac today he is not considered in prime. But when Pac is in prime he is not an ATG. Serious people some use some logic before they start accusing boxers.
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