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Old 01-28-2013, 04:04 PM
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gene tunney and rocky marciano come to mind are there others?
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:16 PM
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Thai fighter Pichit Sitbanprachan, IBF Flyweight Champion 1992-94 retired after his 21st fight, at age 28, finishing 21-0-0 with 5 defences. Came back 2 years later and had a further 3 fights, winning them all finishing with a career record 24-0-0 with 18 KO'S.
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Old 01-28-2013, 11:21 PM
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Old 01-28-2013, 11:54 PM
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good choice he just could not stay retired
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Old 01-29-2013, 12:18 AM
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Vicente Saldivar, although he came back but not for very long.
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Old 01-29-2013, 03:07 AM
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Does Mayweather's original 2007 retirement count?
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Old 01-29-2013, 05:58 AM
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Of course there are the many that had to quit due to health reasons. Like Joe Mesi, Harold Knight and Lamar Parks. Of course I would understand if you told me the health issues meant they were not exactly in their prime. But I wanted to mention thes guys anyways because they are a worthy discussion for some day in here.
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