How does prime Felix Trinidad fare against todays WWs?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Flo_Raiden, Aug 6, 2022.

  1. quest00

    quest00 New Member Full Member

    Feb 1, 2015
    The list of fighters you mentioned were all very good fighters, but its not a foregone conclusion that they would beat the current crop of elite welters in Boots, Spence and Crawford. I think there's a good chance that the current crop beats bazooka, Shane and maybe even Forrest. The hardest challenge being De La Hoya and Vernon.
  2. navigator

    navigator "Billy Graham? He's my man." Full Member

    Nov 5, 2017
    Thurman in a ring with Trinidad. :lol:
  3. venbox

    venbox Active Member Full Member

    Dec 2, 2005
    He'd be competitive against all of them, but loses clearly to Bud and Ennis, and beats Spence. Ortiz and the rest.
  4. TBI

    TBI Active Member Full Member

    Oct 20, 2015
    Spence made to order for Tito...

    Crawford and Ennis probably trouble him, possibly beat.

    Everyone else is a deadman.
  5. Flo_Raiden

    Flo_Raiden Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Oct 12, 2010
    Felix Trinidad vs Vergil Ortiz jr would have been one helluva explosive fight.
  6. The G-Man

    The G-Man Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jul 24, 2020
    The current group wouldnt fight them.
    They would say it sup to Al Haymon.
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  7. Grinder

    Grinder Dude, don't call me Dude Full Member

    Mar 24, 2005
    Today's WW fighters wouldn't have fought Tito.
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  8. Pepsi Dioxide

    Pepsi Dioxide Well-Known Member Full Member

    Oct 22, 2020
    Got to let that fight marinate 10-15 years lol. It would of been interesting which promoter he would be with present day since King is almost a non entity these days.
  9. Alo2006

    Alo2006 R.I.P Sean Taylor Full Member

    Jun 28, 2006
    Actually Tito is tailormade for Spence. His come forward and stand in front of you style would not work for him. Tito has defense and relies way too much on his power. Spence, Crawford and possibly Boots has the best chance out of all the WW to beat Tito.
  10. BoxingIQ

    BoxingIQ Active Member Full Member

    Nov 6, 2017
    Based on Styles? Spence and Ennis would have the best chance. Crawford is too small and he isn't as defensive as Oscar and Pernell. Tito would've stopped Crawford in the midrounds. Spence and Ennis would be 50/50 fights due to size and power.