Rank these three

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  1. Xplosive

    Xplosive Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    McGuigan certainly performed better in the Pedroza fight than Hatton did in the Tszyu fight. Barry won without questionable (illegal) tactics.
     
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  2. Bulldog24

    Bulldog24 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    The LaPorte and Taylor performances of McGuigan were fantastic.
     
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  3. robert ungurean

    robert ungurean Богдан Full Member

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    McGuigan
    Mancini

    Hatton
     
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  4. Reinhardt

    Reinhardt Boxing Addict Full Member

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    They are fairly,,interchangeable ; McGuigan was probably the better overall and skilled. Mancini and Hatton were a lot alike.
     
  5. Man_Machine

    Man_Machine Boxing Addict Full Member

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    I'd probably go with this^^, too.
     
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  6. Xplosive

    Xplosive Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    I think

    McGuigan
    Mancini
    Hatton

    Would be my ranking as well.

    Ricky actually had the most athletic ability of the three (definitely the quickest feet of the three), but McGuigan and Mancini were both more skilled/better schooled. More durable as well. And, McGuigan and Mancini had better stamina than Hatton.

    So yeah, Ricky is the weakest link.
     
  7. PernellSweetPea

    PernellSweetPea Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Mancini, McGuigan,Hatton
     
  8. LoadedGlove

    LoadedGlove Active Member Full Member

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    Mancini ? Fair enough
    Hatton head and shoulders above McGuigan ? You must be joking. Ricky would throw 2 punches and look for a clinch to grab a breather. Barry was Mr Perpetual motion and had perfect rhythm and balance.
    Good fighters all 3 but I'm guessing you haven't seen much of Barry.
     
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  9. LoadedGlove

    LoadedGlove Active Member Full Member

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    The performance against LaPorte was arguably the best of Barry's career. Also don't forget his stoppage of 2 time World Title challenger Jose Caba.
     
  10. LoadedGlove

    LoadedGlove Active Member Full Member

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    He also dropped Pedroza and had him hanging on more than once in the later rounds. 15 round fight too.
     
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  11. Tramell

    Tramell The Ideological Slayer: I Slay Ideology! Full Member

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    Agreed.
     


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