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Old 01-16-2013, 05:57 PM   #1
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Default Is Marquez a lightweight Gene Tunney?

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Old 01-16-2013, 06:20 PM   #2
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Default Re: Is Marquez a lightweight Gene Tunney?

even though they are both practitioners of the skilled side of the sport, I haven't ever placed the two together stylistically.
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Old 01-16-2013, 06:23 PM   #3
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I believe there are a lot of similiarities.
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Please elaborate.
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Default Re: Is Marquez a lightweight Gene Tunney?

I'd say Márquez thrives on counterpunching; Tunney thrived on leading with his offense.
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Old 01-16-2013, 06:34 PM   #6
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And Tunney actually had a good punch, without having to lead a guy in he had a hard right hand
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And Tunney actually had a good punch, without having to lead a guy in he had a hard right hand
Yes he did.
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