Best resumes of all time.

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  1. VG_Addict

    VG_Addict Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    A fighter's resume is the best way of measuring how great they are. What fighters have the best resumes of all time?

    Muhammad Ali (Foreman, Frazier, Norton, Liston, Patterson)
    Sugar Ray Leonard (Hearns, Duran, Hagler, Benitez)
    Salvador Sanchez (Lopez, Gomez, Nelson) Maybe not as many or as great as Ali or Leonard's wins, but Sanchez beat 3 future HOFers by the time he was 23.
    Sugar Ray Robinson (LaMotta, Basilio, Fullmer, Graziano, Turpin)
     
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    Young Terror ★ Griselda ★ Full Member

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    Harry Gteb.
    Sam Langford.
    Henry Armstrong.
    Ezzard Charles.
     
  3. GGGfans

    GGGfans Active Member Full Member

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    Robinson in the 20th century and Pacquiao in the 21th.
    Sanchez has the best track record for a 23 or under 25 boxer.
     
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    VG_Addict Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Sanchez's resume was EXCELLENT for a 23 year old.
     
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    GGGfans Active Member Full Member

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    I think if he had lived just five more years he would have been the best boxer in history.
     
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    miniq You Big Stiff Idiot Full Member

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    Amir Khan
     
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    VG_Addict Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    If he had lived, he could have fought and beat Pedroza and Lockridge, then moved up to 130 and fought and beat Limon or Serrano.

    Wins over 4 HOFers, a 2 weight world champion, and an undisputed champion in 2 weight classes (WBC and WBA were the only titles back then) at 24-25. He would have been top 10 all-time.
     
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    ikrasevic Икрашевић Full Member

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    Jersey Joe Walcott x2
    Billy Conn x2
    Max Schmeling
    Jim Braddock
    Jack Sharkey
    Max Baer
    Primo Carnera

    Guess whose resumé this is.
     
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    JOKER CEO of the LDBWC Club Full Member

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    Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao.
     
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    Roberto Duran not mentioned yet.
    Julio Ceasar Chavez.

    Whitiker if you include his screw job losses and draws.

    Jack Johnson
     
  14. VG_Addict

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    Roy Jones Jr. had a solid resume too.

    Toney
    Hopkins
    McCallum
    Hill
    Griffin
     
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    Olu G. Rotimi Lord President of the Council Full Member

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    Ali
     
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