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

#1
Old 02-26-2005, 01:14 PM
lmnorw
Banned
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Age: 35
Posts: 112
Rep Power: 0 lmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the rough
Points: 15,028.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 15,028.00
Default heavyweigths who punched the hardest to the body from liston to now

i would say foreman.he didnt go to the body alot but when he did it was very affective
Reply With Quote
lmnorw is offline
Advertisements
>>>TO REMOVE THESE ADS, PLEASE REGISTER HERE FOR FREE<<<
#2
Old 02-26-2005, 01:51 PM
cple
Interim Champion
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 946
Rep Power: 13 cple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond reputecple has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 14,231.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 14,231.00
Default

NOBODY went to the body with more consistency and determination than Joe Frazier. The greatest bodypunching heavyweight of all-time, imo. However, he was more of an accumilation puncher.

Shot for shot, Foreman and Tyson threw some vicious shots to the midsection.
Reply With Quote
cple is offline
#3
Old 02-27-2005, 05:18 PM
lmnorw
Banned
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Age: 35
Posts: 112
Rep Power: 0 lmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the rough
Points: 15,028.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 15,028.00
Default

yeah i should of said shot for shot who hits the hardest not who went to the body more..if you want to see a good example of what i mean watch the second frazier foreman fight..when the hit joe to the body he dropped his elbows
Reply With Quote
lmnorw is offline
#4
Old 02-27-2005, 07:35 PM
fight fan
Contender
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: NJ
Posts: 105
Rep Power: 0 fight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these partsfight fan is infamous around these parts
Points: 17,378.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 17,378.00
Default

Max Baer may have been the hardest hitting heavyweight in history! If not for his clowning and playboy lifestyle taking him away from any serious training he may have done much more! He pulverized his opponents with punches to the body and head. 2 of Max's opponents died due to beatings they sustained in their matches with Max.
Reply With Quote
fight fan is offline
#5
Old 02-27-2005, 07:40 PM
BadMagick
Orange and Blue for life
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Age: 27
Posts: 3,193
Rep Power: 1961 BadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond reputeBadMagick has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 54,668.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 54,668.00
Default

Marciano's got to be up there.

"When Marciano was destroying all challengers with his blockbuster assault, the U.S. Testing Co. was asked to measure the power of Rocky's wallop. Its findings:
"Marciano's knockout blow packs more explosive energy than an armour-piercing bullet and represents as much energy as would be required to spot lift 1000 pounds one foot off the ground." Boxing Illustrated December 1963"

I can't see someone hitting much harder than that.
Reply With Quote
BadMagick is offline
#6
Old 02-27-2005, 07:43 PM
Kid Achilles
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Boston, USA
Age: 30
Posts: 6,683
Rep Power: 113 Kid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond reputeKid Achilles has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 128,039.05
Bank: 159,971.55
Total Points: 288,010.60
Default

For one punch power I would say George Foreman.

All around best bodypunching and inside fighting ability goes to both Louis and Dempsey.
Reply With Quote
Kid Achilles is offline
#7
Old 02-27-2005, 09:13 PM
czars_salad
pinoy sniper
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: san pedro, laguna
Age: 36
Posts: 10,998
Rep Power: 3210 czars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond reputeczars_salad has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 85,603.48
Bank: 72,496.01
Total Points: 158,099.49
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BadMagick
Marciano's got to be up there.

"When Marciano was destroying all challengers with his blockbuster assault, the U.S. Testing Co. was asked to measure the power of Rocky's wallop. Its findings:
"Marciano's knockout blow packs more explosive energy than an armour-piercing bullet and represents as much energy as would be required to spot lift 1000 pounds one foot off the ground." Boxing Illustrated December 1963"

I can't see someone hitting much harder than that.
i'd seen a special on boxing greats and snaps of marciano's fights are very telling that this guy depended heavily on body punches to win fights. he was like a raging bull!
Reply With Quote
czars_salad is offline
#8
Old 02-28-2005, 11:35 AM
buff_mike10
Contender
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Hard Knocks
Age: 30
Posts: 388
Rep Power: 0 buff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these partsbuff_mike10 is infamous around these parts
Points: 49,728.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 49,728.00
Default

Yea, Rocky hit with bombs. At 180 pounds, i think its safe to say he was the hardest puncher pound for pound.
Reply With Quote
buff_mike10 is offline
#9
Old 02-28-2005, 01:26 PM
dempseyfire
Interim Champion
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 875
Rep Power: 12 dempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond reputedempseyfire has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 13,754.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 13,754.00
Default

Foreman actually went to the body quite often and was devastating. He gets my vote. Liston also loved to wail away with both hands at opponent´s midsections when they tried to clinch him, and you could tell those punches were HARD. Would´ve loved to see Ruiz try his hug-a-thon style against Sonny Liston . .
Reply With Quote
dempseyfire is offline
#10
Old 02-28-2005, 02:41 PM
lmnorw
Banned
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Age: 35
Posts: 112
Rep Power: 0 lmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the roughlmnorw is a jewel in the rough
Points: 15,028.00
Bank: 0.00
Total Points: 15,028.00
Default

ummm i said from liston to now so that dont include marciano or baer..the gloves from back then werent really that cushioned..so comparing guys who wore small gloves ,fought alot of small guys and who didnt fight many of the best black fighters isnt really race is it?so please name only people from liston to today please
Reply With Quote
lmnorw is offline
Reply

Bookmarks

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 © 2003-2013 BoxingScene LLC All rights reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:12 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.