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Old 12-01-2010, 12:49 PM
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Default Name Some tall fighters who didnt use these reach and height adavantages

And boxed like the small fighter. Sandy Saddler and Paul Williams both come to mind who else?
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Old 12-02-2010, 10:29 AM
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Paul Williams comes right to mind. The way he was fighting against Martinez in the rematch, you'd think he he was a 5''6 infighter.

Paul needs to learn to start using his height & reach, instead of fighting smaller men on the inside. But Williams trainer Mr Peterson has said Paul dosent really work on technical things in the gym, so I don't see that happening anytime soon.
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Old 12-02-2010, 10:36 AM
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Paul Williams comes right to mind. The way he was fighting against Martinez in the rematch, you'd think he he was a 5''6 infighter.

Paul needs to learn to start using his height & reach, instead of fighting smaller men on the inside. But Williams trainer Mr Peterson has said Paul dosent really work on technical things in the gym, so I don't see that happening anytime soon.
Ive read that as well- really bizarre
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Old 12-03-2010, 06:55 PM
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corrales had a short reach.bowe didnt box from the outside to well.neitheer did cooney

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Old 12-03-2010, 08:06 PM
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Tommy Hearns would get lured in to brawls sometimes. Sometimes
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Old 12-03-2010, 08:52 PM
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Tommy Hearns would get lured in to brawls sometimes. Sometimes
Hearns was one of the best out boxers though
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Old 12-03-2010, 09:13 PM
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Hearns was one of the best out boxers though
I agree completely, but he would brawl on occasion, he was excellent both IMO
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Old 12-04-2010, 04:32 AM
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corrales had a short reach.bowe didnt box from the outside to well.neitheer did cooney
bowe didnt box from the outside to well?

your joking
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Old 12-04-2010, 04:38 AM
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Antonio Margarito and Williams are 2 current fighters.
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Old 12-04-2010, 06:33 PM
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De La Hoya leant foward a lot against smaller fighters, but he could compensate most of the time by being so quick. Also, whether this was a ploy or not remains to be seen.
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