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Old 03-04-2010, 06:48 PM #1
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Default Who in your opinion was the best volume puncher of all time?

Not necessarily a fighter with big one punch power,but a guy who was great at breaking down even the toughest fighters with his relentless attack
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I'm basing this on stories and not film so I'm not sure how he compares to more modern fighters but Harry Greb has to be a strong candidate.
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Henry Armstrong. End of thread!!!!!!!!!
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thats a good pick
not end of thread though,thats one opinion
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Old 03-04-2010, 07:16 PM #5
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Ok, just for you, I'll add Julio Cesar Chavez too.............
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Ok, just for you, I'll add Julio Cesar Chavez too.............
Just for me?
strange,but ok
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Armstrong, Greb an JCC are all great picks. I'd add Pryor, Frazier and Dempsey to that list too.
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Ha ha, dont worry British fan! No special favours.

A good modern example of a human windmill was Steve Collins when he faced Chris Eubank the second time. No defense or finesse, just sheer pressure and punch output. I felt that this version of Collins circa 1995 would have given peak Roy Jones the toughest fight of his career. I'd still bet on Roy but hell it would be a good fight.
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A good modern example of a human windmill was Steve Collins when he faced Chris Eubank the second time. No defense or finesse, just sheer pressure and punch output. I felt that this version of Collins circa 1995 would have given peak Roy Jones the toughest fight of his career. I'd still bet on Roy but hell it would be a good fight.
i should hope not to! lol

i agree with you about collins and a potential fight with jones
i also think RJJ would have taken it but it would have been the toughest fight of his career imo
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Yes it would be a tough fight for Jones, Roy would have no problems hitting Collins but i'd fancy that he'd spend a fair amount of time being bulled to the ropes to withstand barages of high volume punching, not devestating punches but point scorers. I just cant see Roy knocking him out, Collin's chin was something else. Roy would have to cut him to force anything like a stoppage.
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