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Number 176 – Alejandro Lavorante

Alejandro Lavorante (tied for 173) Mendoza, Argentina October 25, 1936 – April 1, 1964 6’3” / 73″ reach / 202-212 lbs 19-5-0-0(15) from 09/22/1959 to 09/21/1962 (3y0m) 1-4-0-0(1) against the top ten – #142 total and #134 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against linear champions … Continue reading

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Number 177 – Alvin “Blue” Lewis

Alvin Lewis (tied for 173) Detroit, Michigan, USA 1943 6’3” / 205-225 lbs 30-6-0-0(19) from 06/21/1966 to 11/14/1973 (7y5m) 1-4-0-0(1) against the top ten – #142 total and #134 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 total and #58 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against hall-of-famers … Continue reading

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Number 178 – Buster Mathis

Buster Mathis (tied for 173) Sledge, Mississippi, USA June 11, 1943 – September 6, 1995 6’3” / 76″ reach / 220-300 lbs 30-4-0-0(21) from 06/28/1965 to 09/29/1972 (7y3m) 1-4-0-0(1) against the top ten – #142 total and #134 +/- 0-1-0-0(0) against linear … Continue reading

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Number 179 – Cleveland Williams

Cleveland Williams (tied for 179) Griffin, Georgia, USA June 30, 1933 – September 11, 1999 6’3” / 80” reach / 190-236lbs 78-13-1-0(58) from 12/11/1951 to 10/28/1972 (20y10m) 2-8-1-0(1) against the top ten – #105 total and #184 +/- 0-3-0-0(0) against … Continue reading

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Number 190 – Joe Bugner

Joe Bugner (tied for 189) Szoreg, Hungary March 13, 1950 6’4” / 82” reach / 199¾-278¼ lbs 69-13-1-0(41) from 12/20/1967 to 06/13/1999 (31y6m) 1-6-0-0(0) against the top ten – #142 total and #171 +/- 0-3-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 … Continue reading

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Number 191 – Alfredo Evangelista

Alfredo Evangelista (tied for 189) Montevideo, Uruguay December 3, 1954 6’1½” / 208-242½lbs 61-13-4-0(41) from 10/10/1975 to 4/15/1988 (12y6m) 1-6-0-0(0) against the top ten – #142 total and #171 +/- 0-3-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 total and #143 +/- … Continue reading

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Updates to the Greatest Heavyweights, now The 178 Greatest Heavyweights

Well, I figured this would happen. Going through my heavyweight ranking, making some changes and doing some more research, I came to the conclusion that there are some good fighters that have been left out. More importantly, those fighters all … Continue reading

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