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View Poll Results: Who is more skilled. Floyd or Duran
Duran is more skilled 78 50.65%
Floyd is more skilled 76 49.35%
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Old 11-20-2012, 03:13 AM
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Default Who is more skilled. Floyd Mayweather or Roberto Duran

Not who will win H2H or who is ranked higher on the ATG List. Who is more skilled in your opinion?

I realize that Duran fought the harder competition and it's easier to look better against inferior fighters, so I took that into consideration.
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Old 11-20-2012, 03:15 AM
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You have to take into consideration, what supplements they were using. Since roid, I mean fraud was roided for his fights, definitely Duran.
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Old 11-20-2012, 03:30 AM
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Duran was more well rounded, and like the guy above said, if Floyd really did test positive for steroids then who knows how long he's been using.
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Old 11-20-2012, 03:31 AM
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"skills" ain't just slipping punches

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Old 11-20-2012, 03:34 AM
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Mayweather on pure boxing skill. Doesn't mean Mayweather is better, i think Duran is the better complete fighter.
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Old 11-20-2012, 03:36 AM
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Both are supremely skilled, there is little separating them there.

One is more offensive minded, the other is more defensive minded.

Duran's offense = Mayweathers defense and the opposite is roughly true.
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Old 11-20-2012, 05:26 AM
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Floyd has better fundamental boxing skills

Floyd can beat on u without ending up in clinches...

I like Duran much better
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:17 AM
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For a guy who loved his coca cola He sure was skilled. Loberto dulan hands of stone!
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:50 AM
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duran no question about it. he beat a prime leonard and that carries massive credit. as for mayweather, dela hoya was no leonard, he might have been a bigger draw but skill wise, duran was better than mayweather.
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Floyd probably looks 'slicker', but good god could Roberto Duran put on a show. An awesome fighter.
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