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Old 08-13-2007, 04:23 PM   #31
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The list was made in 2002, and I assume they were just taking into consideration any fighter who had fought since then's whole career.
Well Jack Johnson, Sammy Langford, Georges Carpentier, Charley Burley and Gene Tunney all fought in 1922 or later....

It is opinion, but The Ring seems a bit slack with their research if your hypothesis is true...
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Old 08-13-2007, 04:27 PM   #32
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Tunney is on the list, otherwise you're correct, although Carpentier probably wouldn't have even made it anyways.

You could present a reasonable argument for Langford being at #1 though, so it does kind of undermine things a wee bit.
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Tunney is on the list, otherwise you're correct, although Carpentier probably wouldn't have even made it anyways.
I am going blind, where is Tunney? I cannot see his name
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Old 08-13-2007, 04:31 PM   #34
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He ranks #30, go to the link.
Oh well, he is not on the list on the thread... Glad I do not need glasses yet!
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Old 08-13-2007, 05:31 PM   #35
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#2 MW.
Head-to-head, I see only Hagler beating him, with Robinson at 50/50.
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Old 08-13-2007, 07:20 PM   #36
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#1 all time at Middleweight

#12 all time pound for pound

I agree with both (although I may have him higher pfp).
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Old 08-13-2007, 07:51 PM   #37
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How do you rank him ?
I cant see how he can be out of anybodys top 4 at 160,his style turned me off,but you cant argue with his record,I saw him once he was working the corner of Carlos Herrera against Maurice Hope,he didnt look very big ,in track bottoms and top ,tall but slim,his weight looked to be all in his top half.
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I cant see how he can be out of anybodys top 4 at 160,his style turned me off,but you cant argue with his record,I saw him once he was working the corner of Carlos Herrera against Maurice Hope,he didnt look very big ,in track bottoms and top ,tall but slim,his weight looked to be all in his top half.

Hope-Herrera was a great fight.
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Hope-Herrera was a great fight.
Youre not wrong there a real struggle.
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