If Holyfield had never come back after Moorer 1

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  1. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    It would have been a lot more dangerous than any successful title defense Mike ever made.
     
  2. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    I feel Cus`s ideas were brilliant.
     
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  3. Indefatigable

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    Well. He was gay. And we know your struggles in that area.
     
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  4. Indefatigable

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    Are you the black fellow in your avatar sitting with Ray Mancini leaning over your shoulder?
     
  5. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    lol! @Morlocks called me Mancini once in the disant past.
     
  6. ForemanJab

    ForemanJab Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Holyfield is still a 1st ballot HOFer.

    Tyson and Lewis would’ve probably fought sooner. Maybe even as early as 1996-97.
     
  7. mr. magoo

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    He wouldn’t have as many good wins but he’d have a much cleaner record without so many losses and would likely be healthier these days .
     
  8. steve1990

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    Holyfield did the same in their first fight Lewis is a lot stronger than Holyfield.

    This is mid to late 90's Tyson not the Tyson of the 80's.
     
  9. Kamikaze

    Kamikaze No Fairy Tales• banned Full Member

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    One thing of note- Tyson may not have met Lewis till just as late. No Holyfield and Tyson drops an L to someone less skilled and most likely splits a trilogy. Tyson followed Money he was not in it for the legacy at all by then. Lennox was simply not a good enough draw worth the risk in the same manner as the early stages of Floyd Mayweathers career.