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Old 10-31-2011, 08:38 PM
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Default Which Year Produced The Best Fights?

Not Fight, FIGHTS?

2011 has been a pretty grim year for fights.

So my question which year produced the best fights in a 12 months span?
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Old 10-31-2011, 08:48 PM
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Year 2000:
-Erik Morales vs Marco Antonio Barrera I
-Felix Trinidad vs Fernando Vargas
-Oscar De La Hoya vs Shane Mosley I
-Naseem Hamed vs Augie Sanchez
-Floyd Mayweather vs Emanuel Augustus
-Ben Tackie vs Robert Garcia
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Old 11-01-2011, 01:27 AM
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1982 comes to mind.

Just look at the fights that took place within about a month span in November and December.

Aaron Pryor-Alexis Arguello 1
Wilfredo Gomez-Lupe Pintor
Dwight Muhammad Qawi-Eddie Davis
Bobby Chacon-Bazooka Limon 4

You also had Ray Mancini-Duk Koo Kim. Obviously the tragedy overshadowed what has been said to be a very good action fight (I never watched it).

Earlier in that year, Larry Holmes-Gerry Cooney was a megabout and a pretty entertaining fight IMO.

Aaron Pryor-Akio Kameda was also an exciting title fight.
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Old 11-01-2011, 01:50 AM
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Not Fight, FIGHTS?

2011 has been a pretty grim year for fights.

So my question which year produced the best fights in a 12 months span?
Either 1915 or 1916.
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Old 11-01-2011, 07:27 AM
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1982 comes to mind.

Just look at the fights that took place within about a month span in November and December.

Aaron Pryor-Alexis Arguello 1
Wilfredo Gomez-Lupe Pintor
Dwight Muhammad Qawi-Eddie Davis
Bobby Chacon-Bazooka Limon 4

You also had Ray Mancini-Duk Koo Kim. Obviously the tragedy overshadowed what has been said to be a very good action fight (I never watched it).

Earlier in that year, Larry Holmes-Gerry Cooney was a megabout and a pretty entertaining fight IMO.

Aaron Pryor-Akio Kameda was also an exciting title fight.
Beat me too it, Rolando Navarrete - Chung II Choi was an incredible fight that year as well.
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Old 11-01-2011, 07:31 AM
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Beat me too it, Rolando Navarrete - Chung II Choi was an incredible fight that year as well.
Navarette-Limon was another great fight in that year.

You also had Sanchez-Nelson, which was Sanchez's last.

Mancini-Frias, Arguello-Ganigan.
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Navarette-Limon was another great fight in that year.

You also had Sanchez-Nelson, which was Sanchez's last.

Mancini-Frias, Arguello-Ganigan.
Damn of course, such a great year.
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Old 11-01-2011, 08:40 AM
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Damn of course, such a great year.
Yeah, I still think either 1915 or 1916 are for me,,, probably 1916. If you want I can come up with some doozies.
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Yeah, I still think either 1915 or 1916 are for me,,, probably 1916. If you want I can come up with some doozies.
I might even surprise you.
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Ward vs Neary
Mosley vs DLH
Trinidad vs Vargas
Morales vs Barrera 1
Gatti vs Gamache
Sanders vs Rahman
Hopkins vs Echols 2
Vargas vs Quartey
Gainer vs Norwood
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