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Old 04-29-2012, 05:35 PM
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Originally Posted by boliodogs View Post
Pound for pound Rocky was great. He often weighed in the low 180s for his heavyweight fights. Heavyweights don't have to make weight so they weigh in well fed and hydrated and with some clothes on. He could easily have fought as a light heavyweight.
In the past was common for the heavyweights to cut the weight
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