View Single Post
Old 08-04-2009, 02:31 AM #17
Boxingwizard Boxingwizard is offline
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 4,303
Quoted: 121 Post(s)
Rep Power: 21
Boxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond reputeBoxingwizard has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 60,521,324.26
Bank: 47,824,864,901,381.73
Total Points: 47,824,925,422,705.98
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Spray_resistant View Post
He certainly is in fantastic health physically and mentally it seems for a boxer in his mid 40's. I heard that he has not drank alcohol in something like 20 years and didn't he stick to a vegetarian diet for his whole run at MW?
Old boxers still fighting at a high level is nothing new, Larry Holmes, Ali, Archie Moore were still very good boxers despite their old age. Hopkins is still a dangerous opponent, but he's not the same boxer as he was in his prime or even a 2003 version of Hopkins. His physical skills has been declining since 2005.
Boxingwizard is offline   Reply With Quote