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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
PostPosted: Mon March 05, 2018 10:44 pm 
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I'll give you Wilder, but Joshua is not a better boxer than Parker; he's just more of a natural athlete, and has a more sophisticated PED cycle.


I was thinking more of Wilder with the better boxer comment. However, I don't think Parker can beat Joshua. Wilder if he comes out swinging is more dangerous.


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Ello Sailor wrote:
I'll give you Wilder, but Joshua is not a better boxer than Parker; he's just more of a natural athlete, and has a more sophisticated PED cycle.


I was thinking more of Wilder with the better boxer comment. However, I don't think Parker can beat Joshua. Wilder if he comes out swinging is more dangerous.

I'm hoping Parker can score himself a win, but I honestly don't see it happening

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I don't think Parker can beat Joshua, either. I just think Parker loses out on physicality, not on skill or fight IQ. Wilder is indeed very dangerous, and I cannot fucking wait to see him fight Joshua.

Who do you think won GGG vs. Canelo? Or did you agree with the "draw"?


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Rangi Guy wrote:
Anders wrote:
Ello Sailor wrote:
I'll give you Wilder, but Joshua is not a better boxer than Parker; he's just more of a natural athlete, and has a more sophisticated PED cycle.


I was thinking more of Wilder with the better boxer comment. However, I don't think Parker can beat Joshua. Wilder if he comes out swinging is more dangerous.

I'm hoping Parker can score himself a win, but I honestly don't see it happening

Nor I, unfortunately.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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It says a lot about the current state of the heavyweight division that someone as unskilled as Wilder can have a 10-year reign.


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GGG vs. Canelo II is upon us. Who ya got?


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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You gormless bastards missed a barn burner.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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Holy shit! Biggest contract in sports history.

Canelo Alvarez signs 5-year, 11-fight deal worth minimum $365 million with DAZN

http://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/2 ... llion-dazn

I guess boxing isn't dead. ;)


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
PostPosted: Fri December 07, 2018 11:33 pm 
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Fury-Wilder was a decent fight, but it had no business being in a title fight. Both are totally unskilled fighters.

The heavyweight division is in a sad state right now. :shake:


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If you missed HBO Boxing's last broadcast, here's the send-off. I like that the first actual punches you see thrown are from Gatti-Ward. :luv:



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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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WTF? Mayweather makes $9M in 139 seconds.



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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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Look forward to Manny vs Broner.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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LOL.

What world does Broner live in? Manny dominated that fight.

Then he got beat by Jim Gray in the post-fight interview.


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Broner gives people with no class a bad name.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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run2death wrote:
LOL.

What world does Broner live in? Manny dominated that fight.

Then he got beat by Jim Gray in the post-fight interview.

:haha:

My whole bar was chanting for Manny during that BS.


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The Canelo-Jacobs fight was a snoozer.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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Thurman's not a great champion. Danny Garcia was his best win. He's really benefited from rising to champ during a lull in the great tradition of spectacular Mexican welterweights.

I expect Manny to win pretty handily.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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The heavyweight division is so fucking bad right now that Fury-Wilder II is by far the most exciting match-up in the division.

Neither one of them has any business being champ, much less being undefeated. Anthony Joshua is a bum too.

It would be so nice to have some exciting new face in this crap division.


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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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Wow, never would've expected this to happen:



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 Post subject: Re: Boxing
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Anthony Joshua is a bum too.


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