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  1. Chinny

    Chinny Well-Known Member

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    Terry Norris was lined up to fight Oscar De La Hoya (who fought on the same bill) when he lost his title to Keith Mullings.
     
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    Great one. Being knocked spark out by Neville Browne in sparring convinced Collins to call it a day.
     
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    Chinny Well-Known Member

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    People forget that Lewis vs Bowe was signed and sealed for the next fight when Lewis ran into McCall.

    Same for a WBC/ WBO unification between Lewis and Morrison when Michael Bentt crashed the party. Of course it happened later as a non-title fight.
     
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    I believe that Sugar Ray and Archie Moore came close to agreeing a deal in around '59 but never quite came together. Would have been quite the spectacle.
     
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  6. Lester1583

    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    To see Sugar Duck get knocked out clean.
     
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    Scott Harrison-Nicky Cook.
     
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    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    Norris was already on the Jones-like slide by that time.

    The cancelled light middle unification with Vasquez in Newcastle (the Hamed - Alicea show) - now that would've been a great evenly matched fight.
     
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    Scott Harrison v Joan Guzman - maybe not a "classic" but it was a big fight at the time.
     
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    What was the closest Calzaghe Ottke came to happening?
     
  12. Jim Kelly

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    ward and dirrell..but they fucking backed out..
     
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    mike would have bitten his nipples off.
     
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    all at sea Well-Known Member

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    Can't remember mate.
     
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    Ah it was Ward and Dirrell wasnt it. Didnt they claim they didnt want to fight cause they were friends or some bullshit.

    So who was Kesslers last fight meant to be - originally Taylor then Green?
     
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    Jim Kelly Well-Known Member

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    yeah best friends or cousins or some shit..

    like chris byrd vs lamon brewster.
     
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    Mr Shitey pants makes me smile every time, especially when you're making a serious point :lol:
     
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    pavlik v ward but ward got injured
    delboy v wlad in 2010 but wlad got injured
    Williams v pavlik got cancelled a few times, would have been a real war
    winky wright v macklin was also supposed to happen around 2010/2011, may have been on diaz v marquez 2 undercard
    frankie gavin v Diego Chavez until somebody discovered youtube.
    Khan v carson jones was being mulled after Peterson pulled out.
     
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    gavin v eubank 2, but jr lost his pen #cheatednotdefeated
     
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    Fuck yeah.winky Wright v macklin.
     

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