If Fury Became Undisputed Would He Surpass Lennox ?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Joeywill, Jul 28, 2022.

Would Tyson Fury Surpass Lennox Lewis

Poll closed Aug 4, 2022.
  1. Yes

  2. No

  1. Mitch87

    Mitch87 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 29, 2018
    Hearn has stated Tyson Fury team have contacted Chisora about arranging a fight in Decemeber.

    Seems Fury doesn't want the Usyk vs AJ 2 winner.
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  2. Safin

    Safin Boxing Addict banned Full Member

    Aug 3, 2019


    Worth watching the entire post bout analysis.
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  3. MarkusFlorez99

    MarkusFlorez99 Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 13, 2021
    I see.

    But that wasn't the cut that encouraged Klitschkos corner to stop the fight. The punch Lewis landed in round 3 made a cut on the eyebrow. Klitschko ended up with 4 different cuts by the end of the 5th and the doctor stopped the fight when he saw Klitschkos eyelid was hanging off and impairing his vision.
  4. fencik45

    fencik45 Active Member Full Member

    Jun 6, 2022
    He has only ever wanted bums and old men.
  5. fencik45

    fencik45 Active Member Full Member

    Jun 6, 2022
    Blatant thumb.
  6. drenlou

    drenlou Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jan 22, 2015
    I got to go with Quality over Quantity in this one. Lewis>Fury.
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  7. Safin

    Safin Boxing Addict banned Full Member

    Aug 3, 2019
    Yes, all stemming from the initial gash.
  8. highlander

    highlander Active Member Full Member

    Sep 26, 2017
    fury has two title defenses. did not fight for three years after winning the belts. nothing more to be said.
  9. Joeywill

    Joeywill Active Member Full Member

    Aug 2, 2021
    He would have the winner of Joshua vs Usyk 2 as well
  10. snake33

    snake33 Active Member Full Member

    Jan 4, 2010
    Lennox Lewis was one of the (if not the) most talented Heavyweights ever.
    He beat everyone he ever faced. And had the guts to avenge his two losses.
    Wlad didn't have the Cahones to do that.
    He beat Vitali, Wlad would have been a quick KO and Bowe ducked him because
    he would have KO'd him too. He fought Mike and Evander as soon as he could get them.
    Best record since Marciano.
  11. JDub

    JDub Active Member Full Member

    Dec 8, 2018
    Not if you are comparing resumes.
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  12. Phil_Ivey_76

    Phil_Ivey_76 Well-Known Member Full Member

    Aug 26, 2013
    I don't like all these what iffs

    If Fury is gonna cement a legacy, then he needs to get of his sofa and stop eating gummy bears and get serious. And fight Usyk, or AJ if he wins.

    Fury is a lazy bstd
  13. Austinboxing

    Austinboxing British Boxing fan banned Full Member

    Jul 8, 2021
    Idk maybe. Surpassing Lennox is an colossal feat and it will very difficult for any fighter to do. Personally I have Lennox ranked as the third best heavyweight of all time just being Ali and Louis.
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  14. Frankus

    Frankus Active Member Full Member

    Apr 14, 2016
    Fury is a great fighter but in comparison to the resume of Lennox, he is years away from even being considered a top 15 heavy let alone a lock for the top 10 (or even higher) as is Lennox. Even with Usyk AND Joshua AND a few younger challengers on his resume, it's still a stretch for him to surpass Lewis.

    Lewis beat a heap of (at the time) current, former or future world/lineal champs - Holyfield, Tyson, Vitali, Mercer, McCall, Morrison, Rahman, Briggs, Grant, Botha, Bruno, Tucker, Weaver, Akiwande not to mention some extremely solid contenders in Ruddock, Golota and Tua. Sure he lost twice (by KO) but that's the nature of HW division.

    Who has Fury beat? Wlad and Deontay. Throw in Whyte at a stretch Chisora and Harrison.

    It's like comparing chalk and cheese.
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  15. Boxed Ears

    Boxed Ears this my daddy's account (RIP daddy) Full Member

    Jul 28, 2009
    What do you say? Are you a man who hatheth no believes in your own life, Turbotime?