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Old 07-01-2010, 03:19 AM
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Default Michael Spinks versus Marciano-both at 185

It would be a great fight I say. Spinks was 31-0 going into the fight with Tyson, being the only person in history who possessed the light heavyweight championship to win the heavyweight championship. Ending Holmes record isn't bad either.

I think Spinks would be up there with the best Rocky has faced, and it certainly wouldn't be one sided ala Tyson. Spinks on decision IMO.
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Old 07-01-2010, 06:11 AM
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It might resemble Spinks Qwai but Marciano hit harder and didn't have Qwai's defense. I just mean Spink's style during the fight.

I would say in a 15 round fight, Marciano has the best chance, just not on points.
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Old 07-01-2010, 06:19 AM
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Spinks with the jinx wins a decision
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Old 07-01-2010, 12:40 PM
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Rocky would knock him out.
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Old 07-01-2010, 01:01 PM
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the jinx by brutality.to much boxing ability for rocky
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Old 07-01-2010, 03:09 PM
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Marciano would grind him down,and stop him between rounds 10-15.
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Old 07-01-2010, 06:13 PM
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At 185Lbs I'll go with Marciano as well.

I dont think heavyweight Spinks was quite as good as the Ezzard Charles that faced Marciano first time.........and I think there are some stylistic similarities. I could see a fight going along similar lines.

I'd pick a decision for Marciano, with a late rounds stoppage being a real threat.
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Old 07-01-2010, 09:38 PM
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It would be a great fight I say. Spinks was 31-0 going into the fight with Tyson, being the only person in history who possessed the light heavyweight championship to win the heavyweight championship. Ending Holmes record isn't bad either.

I think Spinks would be up there with the best Rocky has faced, and it certainly wouldn't be one sided ala Tyson. Spinks on decision IMO.



Marciano gets the edge here. I don't think Spinks could hurt Marciano or keep him off. That would be his undoing.
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Old 07-02-2010, 12:46 AM
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Marciano by first round KO.
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Old 07-02-2010, 03:18 AM
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At 185Lbs I'll go with Marciano as well.

I dont think heavyweight Spinks was quite as good as the Ezzard Charles that faced Marciano first time.........and I think there are some stylistic similarities. I could see a fight going along similar lines.

I'd pick a decision for Marciano, with a late rounds stoppage being a real threat.
Really ? So you pick HW Ezzard Charles to eek 2 decisions over Larry Holmes and to stop Gerry Cooney ?
well , I don't.
at LHW (controversial) but more so at HW Spinks is superior to Charles.
Charles a former MW , Spinks taller (rangier) and hits harder than Charles .
Regarding the thread's topic
I do not want to pick a winner between Spinks and Marciano at whatever weight because I think it is either man's fight , I posted this fantasy fight somewhere else .
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