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  1. DrMo

    DrMo New Member

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    I read elsewhere that Makabu might be fighting one of the Belgian based cruisers soon
     
  2. One to watch

    One to watch Well-Known Member

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    Seems like he has been around for ages.

    Saw him a while back and i liked his style.
     
  3. Mexi-Box

    Mexi-Box Well-Known Member

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    Calm down. I'm damn sure these dudes were all doping to begin with. VADA just seems to have took away the blanket from people's eyes. You have to wonder why fighters refused VADA.
     
  4. Lester1583

    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    Discipline is what was one of the most impressive things about Usyk's performance.

    He tried to clown a bit, loosen up - usually a sign of frustration.
    We've seen this happen many times before - a young strong fighter gets discouraged by a slicker weaker more mature opponent.
    He stiffens up, makes more mistakes as the fight progresses and ends up with a mildly controversial lackluster win on his hands.

    But it's the second fight in a row in which Usyk, despite his inexperience, overcomes problems through sticking to the right gameplan, even if it feels uncomfortable.

    There are rumors of Eeron vs Sanya next year.

    Too good to be true.
     
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  5. dyna

    dyna USS Cunningham express

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    Untested professional weight lifters perform better than tested weight lifters.
    http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/what-powerlifting-tells-us-about-the-effects-of-peds/

    Even if tests fail to pick the extreme majority of users, the fact that they have to microdose is already diminishing the effects.

    VADA means the fighters will have to be more careful with their PED use which most of the time should lead to using smaller concentrations of the banned substance.

    In a way, drug testing is working.
    Even if it doesn't stop usage, it does dampen it.
     
  6. Mexi-Box

    Mexi-Box Well-Known Member

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  7. Flea Man

    Flea Man 'Nak Muay Sakon: The Boxers of Thailand 1946-1996'

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    Gassiev will smash Glowacki.
     
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    Had to laugh when I saw Bad Left Hook rank Lebedev as low as #7 in their Cruiserweight rankings.

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    @Flea Man, what do you think?

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    Oh shit.
     
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    They thought Gassiev's win over Lebedev was "pretty clear" ?

    Wow.

    I thought Lebedev won, though it was a particularly tough fight to score.
     
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  10. Lester1583

    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    Fucking hell!

    They practically bitch slapped and called you Adele in front of the whole boxing community, @Flea Man!

    What are you gonna do about it?!
     
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  11. Stingray

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    :lol: Nah, I just know @Flea Man is a big Lebedev fan & that ranking is completely ridiculous. He's quite clearly #3 in the division to me.
     
  12. Flea Man

    Flea Man 'Nak Muay Sakon: The Boxers of Thailand 1946-1996'

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    He's no.3 for me as well.

    Also, I write for Bad Left Hook! I think Scott is just expecting Lebedev to completely fall of this year.

    I don't, but I do think Gassiev snatched the last bit of his prime away.
     
  13. Lester1583

    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    It's ok that you chickened out and betrayed Denis.

    He wishes you death, pestilence and a Happy New Year:
     
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    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    Winds of Pain are blowing cold
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  15. PivotPunch

    PivotPunch CHB FNC gatekeeper

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    This will have been a short title reign from Huck. Briedis is a really shitty matchup for him. A boxer type like Usyk, Mchunu or Drozd can beat Briedis. A slugger like Huck not. He knocked out Charr ffs.

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  16. Berliner

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    Mighty Huck by KO!
     
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    Kein zweifel
     
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    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    Lester1583 Can You Hear This?

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    Pre-roids Povetkin:
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