Jimmy Young had many controversial fights. Not only his two decisive defeats against Ali and Norton and the controversial draw against Shavers,...
Billy "The Real Deal" Fox
Sven "Bazooka" Ottke
"Sugar" Timo Hoffmann
Andrew "The Master of Disaster" Golota
Audley "The Rock" Harrison
- Joe Frazier vs. Muhammad Ali I
"Fight of the Century"
- George Foreman vs. Joe Frazier I
" The Sunshine Showdown"
- Muhammad Ali vs. George...
Well, to include boxers who fought at least once as an official heavyweight delivers an (more) absolute value.
Status quo for short and famous...
Absolutely, I didn't think of him at all.
Wow, they are really small.
which one do you pick ?
I thought of boxers, who fought at least once as an official heavyweight (over their historical weight limit). It makes sense to create a second...
I didn't score it, but I thought Lewis won both fights. The second one was closer, though. However, it was not too close and I thought Lewis was...
I start with Sam Langford. His height often varies between 1.69 m and 1,71 m (or 5′ 6½″ and 5′ 7½″), depending on the source.
I am not a doctor. I just like to watch him fight.
But I think Pryor was the much better fighter. He was more powerful, faster and more versatile than Ricky Hatton. Pryor had size disadvantages...
I think Pryor was probably too powerful for Mayweather.
Aaron Pryor’s Championship bouts / Part I
- World light-welterweight boxing champion
- WBA Champion: 1980-1983
- IBF Champions:...
Max Schmeling was a great person and not a Nazi. He was never a member of the NSDAP. He had a Jewish manager (Joe Jacobs) and refused to leave...
Besides the countries already mentioned, France and Philippines are pretty strong.
Since around 1990 also countries of the former Soviet Union,...
I think it has not been discussed before. At least, I didn't see it.
Which one do you favour?
Duilio Loi fought three times against Carlos Ortiz.
- 1st meeting (1960) in USA, Ortiz won by SD (Unofficial scorecards: AP-145-143 Ortiz,...
Who is the first known boxer, or memorable boxing pioneer that comes to mind:
- from Ancient history or
- from Early London prize ring rules or
I would add George Chuvalo and Joe Frazier under fighting spirit and toughness as well.
I think, he is a good example for a great sportsman, who had mastered his life.
Muhammad Ali / Jack Johnson / Archie Moore
Like The Morlocks. I just hope, that Djanders with his rich experience will stay with the forum.
Put in your favourite fantasy battle.
Mr. T vs. Clubber Lang
I go with a draw !
Asia vs. Australia
Manny Pacquaio vs. Kostya Tszyu
South America vs. Africa
Carlos Monzon vs. **** Tiger
North America vs. Europe