Originally Posted by knighty
Was watching this on boxnation last night for the first time in a couple of years. Now i know it was a massive occasion with a great win for ricky , one of the best wins for a british fighter, but is it just me or looking back on it was the fight an ugly frustarting mess to watch?
The reffing was terrible , all ricky done was foul, maul , swing wildly and butt kostya all night. I felt sorry for tszyu. And the man didnt whinge to dave parris once. What a warrior. Just soaked it up and got on with it.
Its prob been disscussed loads on here before but would ricky of been thrown out anywhere else except the UK?
nope,its boxing,have a go,shame some folk seem to think its just jab, right hand, left hook.
mr tszyu was by no means a saint in any fight he had.
hatton should be recognized for what he was to british boxing,a bloody good un