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12 Different Boxers Are Combined Together To Reveal What The 'Perfect Fighter' Looks Like

12 Different Boxers Are Combined Together To Reveal What The 'Perfect Fighter' Looks Like

Boxing legends Mike Tyson and Muhammad Ali are amongst the boxers to have their individual abilities selected for the 'perfect fighter.'

Sky Sports' boxing Twitter account tweeted what the perfect fighter could look like based on the attributes of 12 different boxers, both past and present.

Both Tyson and Ali, often revered as two of the best boxers of all time, were selected for their uppercut and stamina respectively.

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Joining the two legends is ex-boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather, who lends his incredible defensive ability to the perfect fighter.

Roy Jones Jr and Jake LaMotta make up the reflexes and chin respectively, while the body punching ability comes from Johnny Tapia.

Hall of Famers Erik Morales' right hand and Felix Trinidad's left hook are combined together with the jab of boxing legend Lennox Lewis.

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The perfect fighter has boxing legend Joe Louis' power, with the dazzling speed of Filipino sensation Manny Pacquiao.

Finishing off the 12-man list is boxing star Vasyl Lomachenko, who completes the perfect fighter for the footwork attribute.

Fans flocked to social media and shared their thoughts on Sky Sports' perfect fighter, which led to many questioning some of the picks made.

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"Seriously? Jab, Lennox Lewis over Larry 'best jab in boxing" Holmes?! Twitter user Saiyan Muffin wrote.

While another argued: "The Psyche should be on here as well, Tyson Fury to achieve what he has after what he went through, Roberto Duran had the heart of a lion. Etc.. Etc... [sic]."

A third fan, Kevin, posted: "Strength to Rocky Marciano."

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And a fourth tweeted: "Why are none of the 'specialities' that of Joe Calzaghe, an undefeated British fighter! One of the best British fighters of all time!"

Other fans also dabbled their hands in building the perfect fighter and shared their 12 fighters and the abilities chosen on Twitter.

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Featured Image Credit: Sky Sports/PA

Topics: Mike Tyson, Manny Pacquiao, Boxing News, Roy Jones Jr, Boxing, Joe Louis, Lennox Lewis, Vasyl Lomachenko, muhammad ali, Floyd Mayweather

Adnan Riaz

Adnan Riaz is a journalist for SPORTbible. He studied for a B.A. in History at the University of York and followed it up with an M.A. in Multimedia Journalism at MMU. Before he started writing about sports, he spent over four years in the gaming press. He has worked for several publications, including Hardcore Gamer, LADbible and the Manchester Evening News. Follow him on Twitter to find out what he is working on next. Got a story tip for Adnan? Email him: [email protected]