Originally Posted by Box84
Just to clarify Fury is ranked 3rd, Johnson 32nd.
It should have been Fury vs Boytsov (ranked No 4) but Boytsov bottled it.
Banks won't fight Vitali.
Many people said Arreola vs Stiverne would not happen from the beginning. Mysteriously it keeps getting delayed.
I'm not saying it should be a final eliminator but I can understand why they have done this. Plus I wouldn't mind seeing Fury vs Vitali.
Ahhhh, fuck - my bad, everybody. I was mixing up their WBC rankings with those of Manuel Charr and Juan Carlos Gomez (who have the other
mildly interesting heavyweight clash on the near horizon).
In both cases, you have a top ten guy against someone outside the top 30. Neither should be an eliminator. (but watch them both be semis, with the winner of Charr vs. Gomez and the winner of Fury vs. Johnson meeting in a "final" elim