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Old 10-08-2012, 03:29 PM   #178
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Default Re: If YOU were Joe Calzaghe, would you come out of retirement to fight Andre Ward?

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Originally Posted by bailey View Post
I dont think Jones ducked Calzaghe just chose not to go after him because he wanted the HW title. Jones himself said thats why he didnt fight Calzaghe because he was after the HW title instead. I dont blame Jones for that.
Not sure what you are on about? But yes I think Jones chose not to fight Calzaghe when he was called out, but as said dont blame Jones when he could win a HW title
Hey B, Jones didn't go after Calzaghe, because who was Calzaghe at the time to be gone after by a guy of RJJ's status? The onus would have been on Calzaghe to go after Jones, who wss the moneymaker. Joe had nothing to offer Jones.

Hadn't Jones previously stated that he had looked in on Calzaghe early on, but ended up dismissing him because Calzaghe backed off on his level of opposition?
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