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01-11-2006, 11:31 AM
name some great fantasy fights that would be interesting.
dempsey,frazier,marciano and tyson gainst each other.
liston,ali,lewis,holmes against each other.
royjones against moore and charles.
carnera against valuev :D
all in their respectable primes off course
01-11-2006, 12:38 PM
Roy Jones Jr(middleweight) vs Marvin Hagler
Meldrick Taylor vs Ricardo Mayorga (147 lbs)
Lennox Lewis vs George Foreman
Chris Byrd vs Ken Norton
Aaron Pryor vs Floyd Mayweather (140 lbs)
01-11-2006, 01:58 PM
Foreman vs Tyson
Foreman vs Lewis
Ali vs Holmes (prime)
Lewis vs valuev
Hagler vs Robinson
Tyson vs Frazier
Ali vs Lee...... wait, forget that one!
01-11-2006, 05:17 PM
Nigel Benn v Thomas Hearns
These fights would be right near the top of my list of what I think could be some of the best fantasy fights per division;
HW: Joe Louis vs. Jack Dempsey
LH: Sam Langford vs. Ezzard Charles
MW: Mickey Walker vs. Jake LaMotta
WW: Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Marcel Cerdan
JWW: Jose Napoles vs. Jimmy McLarnin
LW: Henry Armstrong vs. Ike Williams
JLW: Alexis Arguello vs. Julio Cesar Chavez
FW/JFW: Terry McGovern vs. Wilfredo Gomez
BW: Eder Jofre vs. Ruben Olivares
FLY: Pascuel Perez vs. Benny Lynch
Something like that.
01-11-2006, 06:53 PM
Walker vs Hagler.
Greb vs Robinson.
Fullmer vs Hopkins
Ruiz vs Butterbean. lol
Gans vs Duran at lightweight.
Stanley Ketchel vs McCoy.
Griffith vs SRL
Old Bones Brown vs Benny L
and a few others maybe.
Stanley Ketchel vs McCoy.
I assume that's Al and not Kid McCoy you're speaking of, yes?
Stanley Ketchel KO-1 Al McCoy :p
01-11-2006, 07:33 PM
Al will NOT go down in 1 round lol.
I think he can make a fight out of it. He was a great figher.
01-11-2006, 08:41 PM
Marvin Hagler vs Jake LaMotta
Floyd Mayweather vs Julio Cesar Chavez
Roy Jones vs Moore
Frazier vs Holmes
Joe Louis vs Ali
Greek, you and I had a short discussion about McCoy a few weeks back at ESB, and we seemed to be on almost the totally opposite ends of the spectrum when it came to him...I've never seen McCoy fight, but based on what I've read of him, I just don't have a high opinion of him as a fighter.
"McCoy was undoubtably the most unimpressive and mediocre scrapper that ever held leadership of the middleweight class." - Ring Magazine
It's really hard getting past that comment and those similiar to it when it comes to McCoy, but most articles that I've read about him do speak well in regards to his ability to absorb punishment, so...Maybe he could go a few rounds with Ketchel.
01-11-2006, 09:05 PM
come on, The Ring have talk bad about other great fighters,(Rocky Marciano comes to mind) McCoy was champ for a while, when they had 1 title. I never seen film, but the guy had a chin, not sure on power. But I belive Ketchcal will win of couse, but I think this is going to be a brawl that will last 8 or 9 rounds.
McCoy is highly underrated, Maybe not the best of the best. But a very good fighter.
01-11-2006, 09:53 PM
I think that Muhammad Ali would school Joe Louis. In every fight where Joe Louis fought a mover, he had some difficulty. Now put him against the best moving-heavyweight in history...I don't know. I just don't think it would be that exciting. Don't get me wrong, he was one of the greatest champions; nearly twelve years as champ says a lot. I believe that he would have had a less impressive showing against the fighters who would come after 1960.
Other good matches:
Ivan Drago vs. George Foreman (Drago was 6'4" 261, and faster than Foreman...might not be that fair)
King Hippo vs. Butterbean
Muhammad Ali vs. Apollo Creed
Ghandi vs. Splinter
Stay-Puff vs. Godzilla
George Lucas vs. Bill Gates
01-12-2006, 01:33 AM
IMO, these are the best possible match-ups.
muhammad ali vs. larry holmes
sonny liston vs. george foreman
joe frazier vs. mike tyson
joe louis vs. jack johnson
jack dempsey vs. rocky marciano
floyd patterson vs. jersey joe walcott
i just matched up fighters who had the same style and size. :)
hope you like them! :boxing:
01-12-2006, 11:09 AM
Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Hagler
Duran vs. Benny Leonard
Tyson vs. Ali (Like the different styles)
Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Roy Jones Jr.
Everyone in their prime would make for great fights.....
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