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Old 06-26-2007, 03:56 PM   #26
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Default Re: Where does the Chagaev/Ibragimov match leave Wlad Klitschko ?

Originally Posted by Shotgun
Which "tournament" are you referring to? There has been no heavyweight "tournament" in years. The last heavyweight unification fights were the Holyfield-Lewis fights. King kept Holyfield away from Lewis as long as he could, but it reached a point where it would have been financially foolish to prevent it any further. The Lewis-Holyfield fights were megafights, PPV hits, with huge financial benefits. He's willing to risk his cash cow losing a fight as long as he cashes out. It's all about risk-reward ratio
fair enough, but dont you think king could have made a guy like brewster big?
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