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Old 10-09-2012, 08:18 PM   #99
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Default Re: Who Accepted Defeat Like A Man - Juan Manuel Marquez or Manny Pacquiao?

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Originally Posted by D4thincarnation View Post
All depends on how you think a man should act in that situation

Walking of in a strop is not that manly and unprofessional, though he did do a naked interview with Max wearing only a sombrero back in the dressing room.
Fine, thats your opinion.

I dont lose with a smile, and I dont expect a world champion too, especially if its highly controversial.

I dont see 'being a man' has anything to do with it. I dont see anything manly about greeting a robbery with a smile and a handshake, swallowing it and moving on.

If someone takes that road, fine.... good for them. But if a fighter meets getting a victory they feel was stolen from them with hostility, then by all means I dont hold that against them. And certainly nothing 'manly' about getting robbed and smiling about it. Theres many other terms that could be used.... more civilised? sure. More manly? hardly.

To each their own.
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