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Old 10-13-2011, 12:59 PM
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Default Top 15 Light-heavyweights

I was bored so I made list:

1. Ezzard Charles
2. Gene Tunney
3. Archie Moore
4. Sam Langford
5. Maxie Rosenbloom
6. Michael Spinks
7. Harry Greb
8. Tommy Loughran
9. Harold Johnson
10. Bob Foster
11. Jimmy Bivins
12. Jack Delaney
13. Matthew Saad Muhammad
14. Billy Conn
15. Roy Jones Jr.

what do you guys reckon?
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Old 10-13-2011, 01:29 PM
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I was bored so I made list:

1. Ezzard Charles
2. Gene Tunney
3. Archie Moore
4. Sam Langford
5. Maxie Rosenbloom
6. Michael Spinks
7. Harry Greb
8. Tommy Loughran
9. Harold Johnson
10. Bob Foster
11. Jimmy Bivins
12. Jack Delaney
13. Matthew Saad Muhammad
14. Billy Conn
15. Roy Jones Jr.

what do you guys reckon?
Not bad, but I'd have Johnson at nr. 5.
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Old 10-13-2011, 01:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Welsh Jon View Post
I was bored so I made list:

1. Ezzard Charles
2. Gene Tunney
3. Archie Moore
4. Sam Langford
5. Maxie Rosenbloom
6. Michael Spinks
7. Harry Greb
8. Tommy Loughran
9. Harold Johnson
10. Bob Foster
11. Jimmy Bivins
12. Jack Delaney
13. Matthew Saad Muhammad
14. Billy Conn
15. Roy Jones Jr.

what do you guys reckon?


Resume?
h2h?
or "greatness?"
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Old 10-13-2011, 03:49 PM
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I was bored so I made list:

1. Ezzard Charles
2. Gene Tunney
3. Archie Moore
4. Sam Langford
5. Maxie Rosenbloom
6. Michael Spinks
7. Harry Greb
8. Tommy Loughran
9. Harold Johnson
10. Bob Foster
11. Jimmy Bivins
12. Jack Delaney
13. Matthew Saad Muhammad
14. Billy Conn
15. Roy Jones Jr.

what do you guys reckon?
That's wrong...... here's mine... I've got my #1 sorted but I'll put some more names up in no particular order....... #1. JOE CALZAGHE. then in no order,.... NICK PIPER... NATHAN KING... NICK FISHER... NOEL TRIGG.... RANDY JONES.... NATHAN CLEVERLY (maybe my #2.).......... REDVERS SANGOE ...... ROBERT PEEL (wasn't he a Prime Minister ? )..... WAYNE BROOKS...... I reckon I can't name any more because it's them and then daylight.
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Old 10-13-2011, 03:59 PM
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Resume?
h2h?
or "greatness?"
Resume mostly
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Old 10-13-2011, 04:05 PM
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That's wrong...... here's mine... I've got my #1 sorted but I'll put some more names up in no particular order....... #1. JOE CALZAGHE. then in no order,.... NICK PIPER... NATHAN KING... NICK FISHER... NOEL TRIGG.... RANDY JONES.... NATHAN CLEVERLY (maybe my #2.).......... REDVERS SANGOE ...... ROBERT PEEL (wasn't he a Prime Minister ? )..... WAYNE BROOKS...... I reckon I can't name any more because it's them and then daylight.
Oh man, please don't draw me into another Calzaghe debate!

Also you're list seems to be missing Jack Petersen.
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Old 10-13-2011, 04:07 PM
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I like it, would have Billy Conn in top 10 but can't please everyone.
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Old 10-13-2011, 05:14 PM
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Oh man, please don't draw me into another Calzaghe debate!

Also you're list seems to be missing Jack Petersen.
Oh man I had trouble finding some of those names, I kept trying to type in the right thing to get results...... for some reason every time I typed in the obvious word,.......... I kept getting directed to sites about confectionary, I didn't want any lollies......
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Old 10-13-2011, 05:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Welsh Jon View Post
I was bored so I made list:

1. Ezzard Charles
2. Gene Tunney
3. Archie Moore
4. Sam Langford
5. Maxie Rosenbloom
6. Michael Spinks
7. Harry Greb
8. Tommy Loughran
9. Harold Johnson
10. Bob Foster
11. Jimmy Bivins
12. Jack Delaney
13. Matthew Saad Muhammad
14. Billy Conn
15. Roy Jones Jr.

what do you guys reckon?
Harry Greb in top 10 is a breath of fresh air.
But I would have liked it more Conn was in top 10. But lists are always subjective.
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Old 10-13-2011, 06:50 PM
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Harry Greb in top 10 is a breath of fresh air.
But I would have liked it more Conn was in top 10. But lists are always subjective.
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