1986-1987 James "Bones hugger" Smith VS 2003 Vitali Klitschko.

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Stiches Yarn, Jan 14, 2021.

  1. Stiches Yarn

    Stiches Yarn New Member Full Member

    Jan 2, 2021
    Vitali Klitschko was a very good boxer puncher who could fight outside and rumble inside with a granite chin.
    But James (According to José Ribalta who fought both fighters) hit harder , was stronger and had 3 inch of reach on Vitali.
    Who takes it?
  2. Safin

    Safin Active Member Full Member

    Aug 3, 2019
    Vitali Klitschko would toy with him for the duration of the bout and then stop him.

    James Smith has about as much chance as Danny Williams did. Basically no chance.
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  3. On The Money

    On The Money Dangerous Journeyman Full Member

    Apr 4, 2012
    If he can hug and tear with the glove might have a chance.
  4. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    As we all know Vitali has an 80% chance of a serious injury in any fantasy matchup, and also, Pele Reid, so Smith has a very good chance, I'd say :rolleyes:
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  5. Philly161

    Philly161 "Fundamentals are the crutch of the talentless" Full Member

    Oct 25, 2020
    Ugly fight but vitali by decision or late stoppage if bonecrusher gasses
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