Whats the most brutal knockout?

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  1. Saintpat

    Saintpat Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Surprised no one’s mentioned Hearns-Duran yet (unless I missed it).

    I’d add Cuevas-Jorgen Hansen and Leotis Martin-Sonny Liston.
     
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  2. nikrj

    nikrj Active Member Full Member

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    Whiterspoon - Eklund deserves a mention

     
  3. Gazelle Punch

    Gazelle Punch Active Member Full Member

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    Tyson v Frazier
    Marciano v Walcott
     
  4. richdanahuff

    richdanahuff Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Cooney-Norton
    Ike Williams-Beau Jack
    Tyson-Frazier
     
  5. rski

    rski Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Lewis v Ruddock KO, Ruddock's face landed before the rest of his body.
     
  6. Beouche

    Beouche Juan Manuel Marquez Full Member

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    Winner. ****ing brutal
     
  7. richdanahuff

    richdanahuff Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Duran seemed to have left some business savvy after the KO or at least the entrepreneurial spirit

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  8. Knights107

    Knights107 Member Full Member

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    Ruddock vs dokes up there too..
     
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  9. BitPlayerVesti

    BitPlayerVesti The Ad Wolgast of Googling Stuff Full Member

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    Bob Fitzsimmons KO of Gus Ruhlin was something else.
     
  10. PernellSweetPea

    PernellSweetPea Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Mercer had a lot of those. Almost like he cranks up his punches as the guy is out cold or near it. Hearns when he stopped Duran could have hit him again and he backed off and let him fall. I don't get making it worse.
     
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  11. ecto55

    ecto55 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    I've always liked the kayo's where the dispatched fighter falls to the canvas as though dead....a completely instant knockout.

    Julian Jackson vs Terry Norris is an example, Ben Tackie vs Robert Garcia is another.
     
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  12. JackSilver

    JackSilver Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Would have been better if they showed it in 4K hd.
     
  13. RulesMakeItInteresting

    RulesMakeItInteresting Well-Known Member Full Member

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    I have to give it up for Foreman-Frazier. That was just...talk about looking invincible.

    I'm sure Dempsey fans here can think of another.
     
  14. JackSilver

    JackSilver Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Can’t see Frazier getting up 6 times against Tyson or Louis though.
     
  15. RulesMakeItInteresting

    RulesMakeItInteresting Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Good point.
     


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