*If you could choose, would you prefer to have Wonderboy or Barboza's striking/kicking skills?*

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  1. Seiryoku Zenyo We are all one

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    Wonderboy's karate or Barboza's MT?

    Not talking about cardio, heart, etc. Just the kicking/striking game.
     
  2. JabToucher Banned Banned

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    I feel karate is only good when you're young enough to have teh reflexes to enable such strikes.
     
  3. FutureBwChamp Green Belt

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  4. Croton Purple Belt

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    Barboza is more dangerous but I feel WB skill is overall better.
     
  5. Huligani Number One Bullshit

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    Barboza's muay thai. Better defensive habits and will age better than Wonderboy's style which is even more reflex dependent. Also Barboza's leg kicks are an awesome weapon to have.
     
  6. HNIC215 Semper Fidelis...

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    Barboza... unless we’re playing tag with our feet.
     
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  8. mst-dot Brown Belt

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    Barboza is younger but has taken way more beatings and thats why he's moved down. Wonderboy looked like vintage Wonderboy against a talented future contender on a 7 fight win streak.
     
  9. DelanoRunnymede Purple Belt

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    I feel like wonderboy's style is harder, so his.
     
  10. Sansnom Banned Banned

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    Yea, that style really doesn't age well. Especially when it revolves around speed.

    That bouncing around, karate stuff Wonderboy does is gonna wear out real quick, especially as he gets older.
     
  11. Huligani Number One Bullshit

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    Wonderboy didn't quite look his best against Luque, everything about him looked slower which is why he got tagged more than I believe he would've in his prime.
     
  12. Bork Neslar Brown Belt

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    Wonderboy's dancing skills
     
  13. scottjoebob Green Belt

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    Barboza's MT because its exciting to watch and I wanna impress the ladies when I MT some guy at the local bar .
     
  14. HatKick Green Belt

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    Wonderboy if we're talking overall striking skills including footwork, elusiveness, angles etc. Barbosa can't handle pressure fighters the way Wonderboy does

    Both have good hairlines
     
  15. Steve-French What A Rush!!!

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    I like Barboza's style better, but Wonder Boy barely ever gets hit, so I would have to go with him.
     
  16. JosephTessaro Red Belt

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    I have always liked Barboza's game. Love it when he is on cards.
     
  17. TheOneAboveAll3 Red Belt

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    Come on bro Wonderboy' Karate is much more effective than Barbozas Muay Thai. Wonderboy was as close as you can get to being champ and still has a chance of being champ. Barboza has no chance of being champ at 155 and likely as well at 145.
     
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  18. Jinx_AA Brown Belt

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    Wonderboy by a clear margine .... Much better hands ... Similar kicks ....better defense and foot work
     
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    Barboza. He can put anyone to sleep very quickly in a variety of ways. For self-defence that seems pretty ideal
     
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    Barboza's because of the leg kicks
     

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