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Old 03-03-2010, 01:24 PM
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Default How Did Dwight Qawi Achieve So Much In The Sport, When Starting At Such A Late Age?

I just find it amazing. How much Qawi acheived, when starting at such a late age (25).

He had no amatuer bouts, and started learining boxing while in jail. But goes on to become a Hall Of Famer, and two weight world champion and make alot of $$$.

Most great fighters start at a young age, and by 25 are have been boxing for a good number of years.

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Old 03-03-2010, 01:58 PM
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Some people are just born with certain natural talents that don't go away, Qawi was born a boxer.
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Old 03-04-2010, 05:10 PM
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what is it that you say he has achieved,he basically fought stiffs and when he fought a boxer of caliber he got walloped,
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Old 03-04-2010, 05:42 PM
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Like someone already said, some fighters just have that natural talent. He also had a very good chin.

He really sets an example for people who want to start boxing but think it's too late.
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Old 03-04-2010, 05:44 PM
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I am also amazed at how well dwight did, after only been in a pro gym a couple of months he was sparring and going to war with bennie brisco! thats unreal, after only a couple of months training
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Old 03-05-2010, 03:34 AM
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Qawi had defensive skills they don't teach now. Amazing when you consider he was shorter in height than Sugar Ray Leonard!
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Old 03-05-2010, 08:00 AM
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I have only seen his fights with Holyfield*2 and Spinks. What were his best wins?
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