Boxing thread?

Discussion in 'Other Sports' started by SugarRay, Feb 23, 2013.

  1. ajspurs

    ajspurs Well-Known Member

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    My god, Wilder what a beast. Would love to see someone as aggressive as him go at AJ.
     
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  2. SugarRay

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    It's the obvious fight to make, needs to happen.

    Too much being made of Wilder's weight. It's not a bodybuilding contest. I'd favour Joshua 65/35 right now but that's because I think Wilder will suit how Joshua fights. Wilder has the power to win though, no doubt.

    They'll both earn a packet too!
     
  3. mark_2017

    mark_2017 Well-Known Member

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    Christ. Wilder meant business didn't he.
     
  4. Mullers

    Mullers Unknown member

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    A good finish by Wilder, much more controlled with his punches than previous fights but Bermane was terrible to be fair.
     
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  6. kr1978

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  7. mark_2017

    mark_2017 Well-Known Member

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    oh yes
     
  8. tototoner

    tototoner SC Supporter

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    so Wilder v AJ confirmed for 2018 according to Eddie Hearns , no venue or date yet
     
  9. kr1978

    kr1978 Well-Known Member

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    Brilliant:LOL:

    Edit-Just had a look-he seems a bit cranky today
     
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    Leather vs Foot is a cracking scrap.
     
  11. SugarRay

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    Joshua been accused of talking about the ‘superior black race’ in an argument with Eddie Chambers

    The mask is slipping it seems!

    Imagine if Tyson Fury got caught out talking about a superior white race...
     
  12. Rocksuperstar

    Rocksuperstar just a child getting older...

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    Racial tones aside, I don't think he's seen as a nice guy, but he's got manners and can act a gent when he needs to. Yeah, when I first saw him being less than the smiley face he was it seemed out of place, but he's never been a softie, just a polite bloke.

    He's shown he's got a dark streak but, lets be honest, no-one's winning belts for being nice.

    Act like a gentleman, fight like a beast. If anything, he's more "G" than Wilder by a long, long way.

    edit - yeah, i get the race angle, but until I know what context it was said in and if he actually did say that, no place to judge.
     
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  13. SugarRay

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    I’m all for his mask slipping by the way! No need to be overly nice and fake, especially if you’re the heavyweight champ. A nasty streak is good for any fighter imo.

    A racist streak isn’t good for anybody though.

    He was apparently arguing with Eddie Chambers on Instagram and told Chambers he was a disgrace to the superior black race.

    If this is coming from Fury...he’d be run further out the sport.
     

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