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Old 05-12-2012, 01:35 PM #1
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Lets say you are sitting with your kids/grand kids,what POSITIVE things would you have to say about this era of boxing,what fights would you talk about,what fighters would you hold in the greatest regard?
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Old 05-12-2012, 01:55 PM #2
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Lets say you are sitting with your kids/grand kids,what POSITIVE things would you have to say about this era of boxing,what fights would you talk about,what fighters would you hold in the greatest regard?
I'll talk about Floyd like my uncles used to talk about Ali. I never knew why they were so damn happy to tell me stories about fights but I more than know I will be the same way when I talk tmy little ones.
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I'll talk about Floyd and Pacquiao in positive ways, about Hopkins and how he managed to fight at a world class level into his late 40s, and of course I'll talk about how unbelievable Roy Jones was, if he is considered part of this era.
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Old 05-12-2012, 02:15 PM #4
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man im going to miss this era,my era......all this negative crap i hear on here over shadows all the legends i was privileged to witness.all the bloody wars i got to see.all the "WOW" moments
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Lets say you are sitting with your kids/grand kids,what POSITIVE things would you have to say about this era of boxing,what fights would you talk about,what fighters would you hold in the greatest regard?
Will talk about Mayweather, Pacquiao, Cotto, Roy Jones Jr, Tyson all greats of this era, I think possibly the greatest era of all time.
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It was good but not great. Two of the biggest names in boxing were being bitch ass divas and didn't end up fighting due to their stupid egos.
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I probably won't. This wasn't a great era of boxing, not in the least bit. Floyd and Manny are really good but outside of them you had a handful of other good fighters but nothing that you would really have to go "wow, you had to see this guy fight". It is hard to let it sink in because we are in the era right now, but in 20 years a lot of these fights and fighters are easy to forget.
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