Top Ten Pound For Pound Boxers

Originally posted on Prize Fight Kings:
With so many great fighters in the last 100 years it is not so easy to accurately pick the top ten in order. Most important when comparing boxers from different generations is their style of fighting, certain styles don’t work well together and a supposed superior fighter will lose…

Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield vs James “Buster” Douglas

Buster Douglas vs Evander Holyfield, billed as “The Moment of Truth“, was a professional boxing match contested on October 25, 1990 for the WBA, WBC, IBF, and lineal Heavyweight championships. The bout took place at The Mirage inParadise, Nevada, USA and saw Douglas making the first defense of the titles he won from Mike Tyson in February 1990. An out-of-shape Douglas came into the fight weighing 246 pounds,…

Evander Holyfield vs. George Foreman

Evander Holyfield vs. George Foreman, billed as “The Battle of the Ages“, was a professional boxing match contested on April 19, 1991 for the WBA, WBC, IBF and Lineal Heavyweight championships. The fight is perhaps best remembered for its memorable round 7. At the beginning of the round, Holyfield was the aggressor, throwing several jabs as Foreman stood back, seemingly waiting for an…

Erik Morales vs Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao vs Erik Morales 1 Best Fight Ever?

Emmanuel “Manny” Dapidran Pacquiao, PLH (/ˈpæki.aʊ/ pak-ee-ow; Tagalog: [pɐkˈjaʊ];[5] born December 17, 1978) is a Filipinoprofessional boxer and politician. He is the first and only eight-division world champion,[6] in which he has won ten world titles, as well as the first to win the lineal championship in four different weight classes.[7] He is also the second highest paid athlete in the world Érik Isaac Morales Elvira (born September 1, 1976) is a…