Fights that never happened between legendary champions will always get boxing fans talking.
Even if they are from different eras.
Particularly at heavyweight.
Boxing’s traditional glamor division has produced a number of iconic fights over the years.
Oldest heavyweight champion in history and born again Christian George Foreman being in more than a few of them.
Speaking on Twitter he said his four dream fights would be:
One of those became a reality in 1991 when he dropped a points decision to Evander Holyfield.
What a fight Joe Louis would have been in particular.
The punching power on display between the two would have made for gruesome viewing as long as it lasted, surely.