George Chuvalo Vs Hasim Rahman?

Discussion in 'Classic Boxing Forum' started by Fergy, Feb 23, 2021.

Winner is..

  1. Chuvalo.

  2. Rahman.

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  1. Fergy

    Fergy Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 8, 2017
    15 rounds here to separate the men from the boys.
    Rahman, the man who crunched Lewis - V George Chuvalo, the man with the cast iron jaw.??
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  2. Showstopper97

    Showstopper97 The Icon Full Member

    Oct 7, 2020
  3. Richard M Murrieta

    Richard M Murrieta Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 16, 2019
    I have Hassim Rahman scoring a points win over The Washerwoman George Chuvalo. Rahman has that hard right hand that separated Lennox Lewis from his title. But Chuvalo has taken bombs from Oscar Bonavena, George Foreman, Joe Frazier, and Jerry Quarry, even a very ancient Cleveland Big Cat Williams, without ever touching the canvas. George will absorb Hassim's blows like a big shock absorber without flinching but will be the plodding aggressor. It will be a good workout for Rahman.
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  4. Colonel Sanders

    Colonel Sanders NSB defector Full Member

    Sep 13, 2012
  5. ETM

    ETM I thought I did enough to win. Full Member

    Mar 19, 2012
    Chuvalo by decision. He would wear Rahman down. Punch to the body. Eventually find the range inside to the head.
  6. George Crowcroft

    George Crowcroft 'Snarky Little Gobshite' - IntentionalButt Full Member

    Mar 3, 2019
    It'd be a war. Can either see Rahman's cleaner punches taking it, or Chuvalo throwing more.
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  7. Boxing2019

    Boxing2019 If you want peace, prepare war. Full Member

    Jul 22, 2019
    Chuvalo for KO early.

    Rahman would throw the same right hand that dropped Lewis on Chuvalo's jaw but the rebound would throw him out of the ring as happened with Mashkaev.
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  8. Glass City Cobra

    Glass City Cobra Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 6, 2017
    Rahman would win but it would be a rough fight. Chuvalo had not only a great chin, but underrated power and was a fierce and consistent body puncher too. Rahman had better pace himself and use his long reach or he's going to be gasping for air and wide open in the later rounds.

    Rahman by a close decision maybe 7 rounds to 5 with lots of rough back and forth action. Might resemble Lyle vs Ledoux.
  9. Fergy

    Fergy Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 8, 2017
    I've got Chuvalo by split decision, in a proper battle!
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  10. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    The best version of Rahman would beat the best version of Chuvalo, imho. Rahman was a pretty good boxer, had big power and walked through fire when he had to, eg vs Sanders. That said Rahman blew hot and cold and you might have a case for Chuvalo being more consistent.
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