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Old 04-07-2011, 08:34 PM   #316
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If Walter McGowan hadn't been a bleeder he could of been an atg at flyweight. One of the most pleasing to the eye fighters I've ever seen. I wouldn't hesitate in saying he had more natural ability than Buchanan.
I think that Buchanan said as much himself about Walter, Al. That he was the most purely skilled British boxer ever or something to that effect. He certainly bears up very well under scrutiny in comparison to other innately gifted British fighters: Driscoll, Lynch, Winstone, Conteh etc. Btw thanks for putting up the second s**** between him and your old boy, one of the greatest of stand offs between two homelanders.

On a different note I've thought for quite a while now that Benn in his own way was one of the most naturally gifted British fighters ever. Just that he never seemed bothered in developing, tweaking or expanding upon his natural gifts until he was too long in the tooth and had started to deteriorate physically. For such a frenetic, furious, *******s to the wall type he had a natural fluidity of technique, punch and movement and also a built in offensive/defensive methodology that were never correctly brought along imo. A greater natural talent than Eubank or Watson I'd say.
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Old 06-01-2013, 07:28 AM   #317
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Lennox Lewis H2H beats every other heavyweight.
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Old 06-01-2013, 09:44 AM   #318
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Lennox Lewis H2H beats every other heavyweight.
then mccall and rahman must be gods, knocking him out with a single shot
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**** it, Joe Louis is horrifically over-rated.

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