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Old 01-18-2013, 01:54 AM   #91
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You only need to be a hard cunt when you're taking a beating.. that's not really the plan is it?
..you need to be a hard kunt just to make it into the ring..win lose or draw..
..most footy players have dealt with pain/injury and set backs just to stay on the footy field..some..not all are made of the right stuff for boxing..
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Old 01-18-2013, 02:31 AM   #92
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Martin Lang.


I dunno mate, he had a hard head but I don't think he understood the concept of avoiding collisons.

He and Nathan Long from Saints were both very similar - would just run the ball up into the opposition defence in a very upright position with no regard for the safety of their heads - neither of them had a "step"
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Old 01-18-2013, 02:43 AM   #93
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In all seriousness, its difficult to say, as no other sports require you to throw a punch nor take one.

If GI was able to integrate his elusiveness into boxing, and proved to have somewhat of a study chin, he may go alright, but again, I've never seen him throw a punch etc
He got knocked out by Trent Barrett! I literally thought it was damn near impossible to knock an Aboriginal out, Trent proved me wrong...

So Trent Barret KO2 Rocky Marciano.
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He got knocked out by Trent Barrett! I literally thought it was damn near impossible to knock an Aboriginal out, Trent proved me wrong...

So Trent Barret KO2 Rocky Marciano.
..dog shots when your not looking don't count..
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Old 01-22-2013, 08:50 PM   #95
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..dog shots when your not looking don't count..
So all of Thaidays career is illegit??
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