View Full Version : Your favourite fight all-time?

Ben Bolt
12-11-2011, 06:24 PM
How do you pick your favourite fight of the past? Well, perhaps it's the one you always come back to and watch all over again ...

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12-11-2011, 06:43 PM
Monzon-Benvenuti 1

12-11-2011, 07:23 PM
Barrera vs. McKinney. No doubt. What a goddamn war.

12-11-2011, 07:35 PM
Roberto Duran - Ray Leonard I or Wilfredo Vazquez vs Antonio Avelar.
Ask me tomorrow and you'll probably get 2 different ones.

12-11-2011, 08:28 PM
Mike McCallum vs James Toney. Classic fight for the purist. Excellent display on counterpunching, infighting, defense, pretty much everything.

12-11-2011, 09:14 PM
Foreman Lyle and Hagler Hearns are at the top of the list. Griffith Paret III was such a sad affair for such a good fight.

Ali Frazier I FoTC of course is there too.

12-11-2011, 09:34 PM
The first fights between Corrales/Castillo and Morales/Barrera come to mind right away. If I took the time to really think about this my memory would come up with an endless list of classics from the past.

Boxing Bob
12-11-2011, 10:02 PM
Pryor-Arguello 1

12-12-2011, 08:09 AM
1)Hagler-Hearns....my all-time favorite fighter winning his biggest fight after a short fight filled with as much tension and excitement as you could ever ask for.

2) Chavez-Taylor I....two awesome fighters at their peaks, showing you everything boxing has to offer. Incredible exchanges and work done by both, with an incredible and controversioal finish.

3) Coralles-Catsillo I.....simply the most savage and brutal fight I've seen, with an almost surreal final round/finish.

Nick Name
12-12-2011, 08:54 AM
Klitschko vs Lewis
Froch vs Kessler
Pavlik vs Taylor I

12-12-2011, 10:38 AM
Ali vs Frazier I.
Hagler vs Antufermo I (lol.)
Pryor vs Arguello I.
Hearns vs Leonard I.

12-12-2011, 10:42 AM
1. Locche - Fuji

2. Benitez - Leonard

3. Lopez - Alvarez

I've never been a fan of "slugfests".

12-12-2011, 10:52 AM
No way I can say one fight is my favorite.

Ali-Frazier 1 and 3.
Vazquez-Marquez 3

12-12-2011, 11:27 AM
The more time goes by the more I love Holmes-Norton.

The Surgeon
12-12-2011, 11:59 AM
Man its near impossible to pick ONE!

Here are some of my personal favs (for varying reasons) Not widely chosen like a Gatti v Ward, Ali vs Frazier ect ect which are technically better fights

Moore vs Macklin
Moore vs Rhodes
Cotto vs Mosley
Trinidad vs Mayorga
Toney vs Mcallum
Hatton vs Tszyu
Tyson vs Biggs
Marquez vs Pacquaio 2

12-12-2011, 12:04 PM
Marquez vs Pacquiao 1

12-12-2011, 11:43 PM
Duran-Leonard 1
Frazier-Ali 1
Robinson-Lamotta VI
Leonard-Hearns 1
Chavez-Taylor 1
Mosley-De La Hoya 1
Bowe-Holyfield trilogy
Morales-Barrera 1

12-13-2011, 12:46 AM
Leonard-Duran I
Leonard-Hearns I

12-19-2011, 07:34 PM
I really like the Ward/Gatti trilogy... Tyson vs Holyfield... Duran vs Leonard --> all great fights. I can probably sit here for hours naming others!