Harder puncher: Tyson Fury or Evander Holyfield

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Flo_Raiden, Oct 13, 2021.

  1. Brighton bomber

    Brighton bomber Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Apr 4, 2005
    Haye hit harder than Fury based off of their performances vs Chisora. So considering that I see no reason why Holyfield who stopped the iron chinned Tyson couldn't hit harder than Fury.
  2. Mighty

    Mighty The Gypsy King Full Member

    Sep 17, 2021
    He landed 84829 punches on Thompson and got TKOed. If you really think that Haye is harder puncher than Fury, you need some mental treatments.
  3. Mordechai

    Mordechai Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jun 18, 2008
    Of course. David Haye and murat gassiev are bigger punchers than fury ever will be.

    These two are absolute top punchers even for heavyweight limit. They would be top 5 punchers in every era
  4. ShovelHook

    ShovelHook Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 22, 2019
    Fury didn't really sit down on his shots that fight and pitty patted his way to victory against Chisora. It seemed he didn't want to hurt him that badly.
  5. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    P4P Holyfield in reality it's fairly similar. Fury is not a very big hitter for a man of his size and Holyfield hit hard for his size.
  6. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
  7. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Bronsonville Full Member

    Jul 25, 2015
    Another factor is you are more likely to see a Fury shot coming at you. Holyfield could suddenly snap you with a full force left hook counter you didn't even anticipate. This adds considerably to the damage caused.
  8. reckless

    reckless Active Member Full Member

    Mar 18, 2018
    Bowe was not a hard hitter at all. He landed a flush bare knuckle 1-2 on Larry Donald and it barely staggered him. He also landed countless bombs on Holyfield in the first fight and Hilyfield took them with ease.

    Fury hits harder than both Bowe and Holyfield.