Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team
Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | Lounge  | The Wire |  Audio  | Arcade

Navigation
Go Back   Boxing Forum > Boxing Forums > Boxing History
Reply
Thread Navigation

#11
Old 01-21-2011, 01:55 PM
mickey malone
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Thailand
Age: 51
Posts: 4,255
Rep Power: 16 mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 10,248,909.79
Bank: 2,675,458,587.03
Total Points: 2,685,707,496.82
1000 posts right around the bend...congrats! - JAB5239  For bringing up Schmeling's classy actions! - poet682006  Nothing But Respect For You Mate - 0Rooster4Life0  To a fellow boxing historian - Stoppage  For fighting the Wanker Snopkins - HaglerSteelChin 
Well deserved. - Barnburner  you need this for floyd - Weltschmerz  kick this old butt hurt faqqot - Weltschmerz 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by IronMike* View Post
You should watch this documentary. It touches on a lot of your points:

5 parts
Can you see?.. "I aint missing"..... Awesome,, cheers!
Reply With Quote
mickey malone is offline
Advertisements
>>>TO REMOVE THESE ADS, PLEASE REGISTER HERE FOR FREE<<<
#12
Old 01-21-2011, 02:02 PM
mickey malone
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Thailand
Age: 51
Posts: 4,255
Rep Power: 16 mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute mickey malone has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 10,248,909.79
Bank: 2,675,458,587.03
Total Points: 2,685,707,496.82
1000 posts right around the bend...congrats! - JAB5239  For bringing up Schmeling's classy actions! - poet682006  Nothing But Respect For You Mate - 0Rooster4Life0  To a fellow boxing historian - Stoppage  For fighting the Wanker Snopkins - HaglerSteelChin 
Well deserved. - Barnburner  you need this for floyd - Weltschmerz  kick this old butt hurt faqqot - Weltschmerz 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Barnburner View Post
He wasn't as motivated but, no way can you put that down to the sole reason of his decline.
What i'm saying, is that his decline wasn't profoundly imminent and had he not lost the plot against Leonard (or not fought the slippery sob period) there was plenty of life left in the old dog yet.
Reply With Quote
mickey malone is offline
#13
Old 01-21-2011, 03:38 PM
The Surgeon
Days Of Glory
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: SCOTLAND
Age: 30
Posts: 15,572
Rep Power: 56 The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute The Surgeon has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 200,112,984,805,225.12
Bank: 1,591,093,799,339.95
Total Points: 201,704,078,604,565.09
Happy 18th  Birthday, Braveheart - jreckoning  Yes, Cheers Amigo! - anonymousboxing  Thanks for your support - Massage Queen  toasting the anglo-scottish alliance - mr.crust  Cotto = The man - Animalistic 
Keep visiting the History Section man! - Barnburner  To one of  the really good guys in the History section. - Terry A  For my best boxing scene mate - BigStereotype  Who the ***k is HALGER ????? - McGoorty  I know how much the scottish love their flowers so I thought I'd be nice and get you one. - eli porter 
congrats on your first article for KO Digest - fitefanSHO  Green :) - dancovboxer  cheers - hhs661  CHEERS MATE !!! - BERNIE'S CORNER  jaja! pa la victoria de cotto! - Sin City 
For Cotto! - 120  Cheers - typeone  Happy New Year! - Scott9945  Cpngrats - typeone  Merry Christmas! - TartanSoldier 
Autism - The Surgeon  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - The Surgeon  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - The Surgeon  Children with Disabilities - Parkinson's Disease - VACTERL - Young Onset Parkinson's Association - The Surgeon 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mickey malone View Post

John Mugabe fought the fight of his life that night and would have probably ko'd a horse had Hagler not been put infront of him.
Mugabi was amazing that night and anyone BUT Marvin Hagler would have been taking a 10 count

Damn near anyone else anyway, The Beast was exactly that on that night a Beast!

There was a big write up on Mugabi about a year ago in Boxing Monthly and by all accounts he was just a freak of a man in the gym. He'd sneak out at night and stumble back in at stupid oClock with a few cans of beer left, get up first thing with the lads and still beat them all at running ect.
Reply With Quote
The Surgeon is offline
#14
Old 01-21-2011, 03:41 PM
Barn
TheTartanSoldier
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Scotland
Age: 19
Posts: 10,202
Blog Entries: 1
Rep Power: 50 Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute Barn has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 35,983,912,049,350.58
Bank: 72,387,557,170,115.70
Total Points: 108,371,469,219,466.28
Merry Crimbo! - The Surgeon  To another of a select group of real boxing fans who really know their boxing history! - Terry A  Your 4000th post and you quoted me, I'm honoured! Happy 4k :wave: - *Boss Lady*  4 the uploads! - chiguy91  Congrats on 5K solid KO's.. - !! AI-Holmes!! 
For you epic break down of Oreo's, and the Mayan calendar. lmaooooooooo - Sweet Pea 50  well deserved - the collector  For the massive amount of points given - MindBat  Merry X-mas Lad! Have a good un! - The Surgeon  Happy New Year - Freedom. 
You're going to need it to beat me. - D-MiZe  victory is sweet , rigotard and proud!! - HUGH JASS  Rigonation badge of honor! - dan_cov  your first post in the weed thread barn! , i know you don't smoke , keep it that way young one!! - HUGH JASS  Happy birthday! Hope you have a good one. - dan_cov 
Boxingscene Chat room :fing02: - jose830  what up homie...just incase I want you to know I had nothing to do with that thread title change that's your thread bro - -jose-  :love: - -jose-  For the help buddy - Badzi87  Merry Christmas Barn - TBear 
Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - NChristo  Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - NChristo  Childhood Cancer - NChristo  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - NChristo  Hepatitis C - NChristo 
Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - NChristo  Eating Disorders - Esophageal Cancer - Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease - Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Pulmonary Hypertension - NChristo  Male Breast Cancer - Pregnancy Loss - Infant Loss - Sudden Infant Death - NChristo  Autism - NChristo  Emphysema - Lung Cancer - Lung Disease - Multiple Sclerosis - NChristo 
Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - NChristo  Myasthenia Gravis - Ovarian Cancer - Sexual Assault - Substance Abuse - NChristo  Hodgkin's Disease - Testicular Cancer - NChristo  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - NChristo  World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - arraamis 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - chiguy91  Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - codey  Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - codey  Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - codey  Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Daniel Alpha 
Default

The Hagler fight took an awful lot out of Mugabi and he was never the same afterwards. He did put on a valiant effort and this was just an example of someone in a slighly higher class wearing down the other.
Reply With Quote
Barn is offline
#15
Old 01-21-2011, 03:59 PM
joseph5620
undisputed
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Calabasas, Calif
Posts: 8,163
Rep Power: 26 joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute joseph5620 has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 12,043,005,183,801.69
Bank: 44,376,609,148,947.95
Total Points: 56,419,614,332,749.63
a knowledgeable poster - Carnivore  Great Poster! - Barnburner  I would say you have the IQ of a rodent. But that would be an insult to the rodent.. - Unknown Champ  quality posts - Stokely  cheers mate - The Noose 
I disagree with half the stuff you say but you a good guy brotha - -jose- 
Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - JAB5239 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tengoshi View Post
While the judging wasn't the best, Hagler has no one to blame but himself for that loss. He gave away the first three rounds fighting orthodox trying to show that Leonard wasn't in his class, and his hubris bit him in the ass.
I agree 100 percent. And to answer the TS question Leonard definitely got into Hagler's head. Hagler was doing a lot of uncharacteristic things that demonstrated he was nervous. The talking ("lets go!") before the bell opening bell, fighting from a right handed stance, and the dancing at the end of the fight let me know Hagler wasn't sure of himself before or after the final bell. Leonard had everything to do with that. In addition to Hagler's reflexes slipping. He was not the same fighter he was pre Hearns.


I also think Leonard deserved the decision in a close fight.

Last edited by joseph5620; 01-21-2011 at 04:02 PM.
Reply With Quote
joseph5620 is offline
Reply

Share This With Friends

Tags
endgames.. , haglers , head? , inside

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC All rights reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:26 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.