I have always thought that the Klitchkos get bad press, in the main, because they're intelligent, educated, good-looking Ukrainians who carry around Phd.s and world championship belts, winning a lot of fights simply by being better than the other guy.
This is, I feel, certainly a valid point.They are, however, the first fighters I saw to use the tactic of hitting their opponent's lead arm so as to nullify the jab. Sure; they look for the right through the middle to follow, but this makes for a lot of pawing and a spectacle not unlike two 6 year old girls having a mild tiff.
Tuesday, 26 January 2010
Modern Heavyweight Boxing Sucks
The conclusion of one sedentary sports fan on the heavyweight-hitters of today:
Posted by Gilman Grundy at 14:32