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Duran 26 81.25%
Mosley 4 12.50%
Mayweather 2 6.25%
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Old 09-13-2009, 05:20 PM
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Wen it's a talk about who's the best lightweight ever, I see these 3 names most often. Who do u think is the best LW?
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Old 09-13-2009, 05:27 PM
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Wen it's a talk about who's the best lightweight ever, I see these 3 names most often. Who do u think is the best LW?
Duran for my money, Benny Leonard is worth a look too if you like your lightweights, he was a fantastic fighter back in the 20's there is some footage of him around.
I would make best LW between Benny Leonard and Duran IMO.
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Old 09-13-2009, 05:28 PM
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Joe Gans
Pernell Whitaker
Roberto Duran
Benny Leonard
Shane Mosley

Mayweather...we're not rating Super Featherweights here.
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Old 09-13-2009, 06:55 PM
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I don't think Mayweather has a real argument and Mosley had a great record at the weight but not any huge wins at the weight. Where is Benny Leonard, Ike Williams, Joe Gans or Carlos Ortiz, any of those four have a better argument at being the best lightweight of all time than any Mayweather.
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Old 09-13-2009, 07:00 PM
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Duran for me. Personally, I don't think Mayweather or Mosley are even top 5 at Lightweight to be honest.
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Old 09-13-2009, 08:57 PM
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Whitaker second.
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Old 09-13-2009, 09:28 PM
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How do you put Mayweather and not Pernell Whitaker?
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Old 09-13-2009, 09:32 PM
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Off that list it's Duran by miles.
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Old 09-13-2009, 09:40 PM
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Duran, and by a country mile.

If anything, Leonard, Whitaker, Gans, etc. should've been the other choices.
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Old 09-13-2009, 09:41 PM
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1.Duran






















2.Mosley


3.Mayweather
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