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Taylor, Hopkins are yin and yang of division

When boxers with opposing styles and makeups meet, sparks result. Expect more fireworks in the Jermain Taylor-Bernard Hopkins rematch Saturday.

Originally Published: November 30, 2005
By David Avila | MaxBoxing.com

You couldn't pick two prizefighters more yin and yang than Jermain Taylor and Bernard Hopkins.

One is from the rural sawdust towns of Arkansas and the other from the concrete jungle streets of Philadelphia. These two pugilists epitomize the word "dichotomy."

In three days, the boxing world will witness the effects of two dissimilar fighters connecting like opposing ends of a fully charged battery. Sparks are going to fly at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas Saturday, when ...

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