Boxers with the most aesthetically pleasing fighting style

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  1. bigtime-skills

    bigtime-skills Well-Known Member Full Member

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    GREAT List!! I would add Trinidad, Erik Morales, and Holyfield and that's my Holy Grail:rasta
     
  2. Flo_Raiden

    Flo_Raiden Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Bump

    Currently:
    Lomachenko
    Sergiy Derevychenko
    Juan Francisco Estrada
    Naoya Inoue
    Tevin Farmer
    Oleksandr Usyk
     
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  3. kirk

    kirk l l l Staff Member

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    To me...

    A prime Rigo.

    A 140 Cotto.

    An upcoming Gamboa.

    An upcoming Mike Tyson.

    Current Canelo, sometimes.

    Loma.
     
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  4. northpaw

    northpaw Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    My Mount Rushmore in terms of visually appealing skill sets:

    Off all time
    Toney, Nunn, Hearns and Leonard

    Currently
    Lomachenko, Tevin Farmer, Bivol, Rigo (I'd have Floyd under current but he's retired)
     
  5. Serge

    Serge Gypsies Run Boxing. Deal With It Staff Member

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    Male

    No contest





    Female

    No contest



     
  6. kdyehs

    kdyehs Member Full Member

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    During their prime, fighters that I would rewatch: Roy Jones Jr, Mayweather, Naseem Hamed, Tyson, Gatti, Kovalev, Mikkel Kessler, Ike Ibeabuchi.

    *forgot Zab Judah.
     
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  7. pincai

    pincai The Indonesian Thin Man Full Member

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    All time:
    SRR like a poetry
    SRL complete fighter
    Duran savage both fisted attack
    Salvador Sanchez those bounces
    Ricardo Lopez perfection

    Current:
    Inoue so compact
    Ryan Garcia.. just kidding
     
  8. George Crowcroft

    George Crowcroft The Cobra Will Always Bite Back... Full Member

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    I can't believe how little he's been mentioned here
     
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  9. Goose

    Goose Russian oligarch Full Member

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    Always enjoyed seeing James Toney counter punching and defence work, what he did looked like art, something from a movie.
     
  10. Uponthangs

    Uponthangs New Member Full Member

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    Anthony Joshua and Mike Tyson. I like fast, powerful combinations.
     
  11. Simon Head

    Simon Head Member Full Member

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    Personally in no order.
    Muhammad Ali
    Joe Louis
    Mike Tyson
    Larry Holmes
    Floyd Patterson
    Alexander Povetkin
     
  12. George Crowcroft

    George Crowcroft The Cobra Will Always Bite Back... Full Member

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    Salvador Sanchez
    José Napoles
    Tommy Hearns
    Ezzard Charles
    Jersey Joe Walcott
    Joe Louis
    Yuri Arbachakov
    Roman Gonzalez
    Vasyl Lomachenko
    Pernell Whitaker
    Wilfred Benitez
    Eric Morales
    Willie Pep
    Donald Curry

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    Edit: added a few more
     
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  13. From.Russia

    From.Russia Well-Known Member Full Member

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    You are pervert.

    I almost puked watching Canelo - Lara fight, he ****ing slipped 2 times and hit the deck, cuz he was desperately running from Canelo.
     
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