Fights where the faster guy got outboxed

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  1. Combat Squirrel

    Combat Squirrel Blue Belt

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    Who can name some?

    I think Golovkin and Kovalev often fight guys who move faster, but they compensate for it with good timing and punch selection.
     
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    LogicalInsanity Co-Founder of SDLS (Sexual Deviant Leftist Scum)

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    terry Norris vs simon brown 1

    Amir Khan vs danny Garcia.

    Marco Barrera vs Prince hamed
     
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    Confucamus Last of the V8s Platinum Member

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    I think a great recent example is Lamenchenko vs. Russell
     
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    I wouldn't call Maidana/Broner an out-boxing. That was just an ass-whoopin'.
     
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    goldennirvana Satanic black magic!

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    Porter isn't faster & neither was he outboxed. He lost a very close MD.

    Maidana was just too strong & powerful. Broner wasn't outboxed.
     
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    I agree.. I think the op meant outboxing and not just overwhelming the opponent with brutality...


    Chavez vs. Camacho was an outboxing by a slower guy..
     
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    Bernard Hopkins vs ODLH, Taylor (he outfoxed him, just didn't outwork him), Pascal and a bunch ofmother guys.
     
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    Marquez outboxing the faster manny in all 4 of their fights
     
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    I'll give you and Sinister Maidana. Fair enough.

    But I didn't think the Porter/Brook fight was close.
     
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    Morales vs Pacquiao 1. Morales was significantly slower and boxed him up pretty good.

    Porter was thoroughly outboxed by Brook, but I wouldn't say Porter is faster.

    Amir Khan was not outboxed by Garcia, he was boxing Danny's face off then he got knocked out.
     
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    Russell might have faster hand speed, but Lomachenko is faster in just about every other way, I think.
     
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    JayElectra Paper Belt Banned

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    The Mosley/Forrest and Mosley/Wright fights could count. I was thinking Khan/Kindelan at the '04 games might count, as well, though, Kindelan was very fast himself.
     
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    Rigo/Nonito
     
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    Interesting, imo Rigo is faster than Donaire
     
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    A lot of examples given here aren't really guys being "outboxed." I don't think Danny Garcia outboxed Khan, he just knocked the shit out of him.
     

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