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New
01-13-2010, 11:14 PM
Who do you think is the greatest boxer who was a son of a former Boxing Champion?

Method Checker
01-13-2010, 11:34 PM
Cory Spinks - son of Leon Spinks.

HaglerSteelChin
01-13-2010, 11:39 PM
They already mentioned the spinks both Leon and Cory, i would also put both Guty Espadas Sr and JR. Obviously, there are many father-son combos but few were both champions.

1SILVA
01-13-2010, 11:49 PM
Who do you think is the greatest boxer who was a son of a former Boxing Champion?

Laila Ali is the greatest spawn of any champion

TheGreatA
01-14-2010, 12:10 AM
Tracy Harris, the adopted son of Floyd Patterson, deserves a mention.

mickey malone
01-14-2010, 12:49 AM
I'd say Cory Spinks takes it on accomplishments..

It'll be interesting to see how the careers of Ronald Hearns, JCC jnr and George Foreman III pan out..

Other mentionables (not ATG's)

Ray and Lenny Mancini
Brian & Jack London
Robert & Zora Folley
Anthony & Tony Mundine
Peter & Tom McNeely
Hector & Hector Camacho snr
Marvis & Joe Frazier
Joe & Joe Bugner snr
Tyson & Johnny Fury

TBear
01-14-2010, 02:22 AM
I'd go with Cory too

More son's of boxers
Felix Trinidad Jr. & Sr.
Floyd Jr. & Sr.
McGirt Jr. & Sr.
Julio C. Chavez Sr.-2 Jr. & Omar
Aaron Pryor-Stephen
Wilfredo Vazquez Sr. & Jr.
Buster and Billy Douglas

sonnyboyx2
01-14-2010, 03:55 AM
Alan & Ross Minter
Oliver McCall & son
Tim & Chaz Witherspoon

mickey malone
01-14-2010, 10:43 AM
Alan & Ross Minter
Oliver McCall & son
Tim & Chaz Witherspoon
Chaz is Tim's Nephew..