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Old 12-19-2011, 07:37 PM
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If you had to pick 1 fighter to claim was the BEST in the history of boxing, who would it be and why?
My 3 choices are:
Mike Tyson
Floyd Mayweather
Muhammed Ali

I think the reasons are obvious.
Honorable mentions go to:
Oscar de la Hoya
Manny Pacquiao
George Foreman
Joe Frazier
Roberto Duran
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Old 12-20-2011, 06:38 AM
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If you had to pick 1 fighter to claim was the BEST in the history of boxing, who would it be and why?
My 3 choices are:
Mike Tyson
Floyd Mayweather
Muhammed Ali

I think the reasons are obvious.
Honorable mentions go to:
Oscar de la Hoya
Manny Pacquiao
George Foreman
Joe Frazier
Roberto Duran

Besides Duran, none of them make the top 10. Im assuming this is a pound for pound list since Frazier, Foreman, Pac and Tyson shouldn't be anywhere near a "best boxers" list.
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Old 12-20-2011, 07:05 AM
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Sven Ottke
SVEN OTTKE
SVEN OTTKE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Sugar Ray Robinson might be good enough for an honorable mention.



i need more posts like this in my life


boxing sucks
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Old 12-21-2011, 10:43 AM
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Floyd "Money" Mayweather, Ali, and Sugar Ray Robinson.
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Old 12-21-2011, 01:54 PM
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Besides Duran, none of them make the top 10. Im assuming this is a pound for pound list since Frazier, Foreman, Pac and Tyson shouldn't be anywhere near a "best boxers" list.
Besides Duran? Ah - I'd rate Ali higher than Duran.
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Besides Duran? Ah - I'd rate Ali higher than Duran.
I have to agree with that. Duran is a great fighter, but Ali was AMAZING, and he did a lot to make boxing a more popular sport.
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Thread title says "Best boxer ever" which according to the English language, is singular, yet somehow, looking at the post, it becomes plural

Thread title should be "Best boxers ever" or basically "Your favorite boxers" because there's no such thing as the "best boxer ever" because everybody has differing opinions about the best boxer ever

Joe Louis, Sugar Ray, Ali, Tyson, Mayweather, Pacquiao, it all varies

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If you had to pick 1 fighter to claim was the BEST in the history of boxing, who would it be and why?
My 3 choices are:
Mike Tyson
Floyd Mayweather
Muhammed Ali

I think the reasons are obvious.
Honorable mentions go to:
Oscar de la Hoya
Manny Pacquiao
George Foreman
Joe Frazier
Roberto Duran
The reasons are obvious, are they ???.. well not to me,,, Tyson ????.... Mayweather ????

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