Anthony Ogogo retired ?

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  1. dellboi94

    dellboi94 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    His style wasn't suited to the pro game imo, and he should retire with the injuries he's sustained. I'll say one thing, before his loss I didn't really think he had toughness or heart, but he took his beating against Cunningham.
     
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  2. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Thank god he never got the Eubank fight he was pushing for. Could you imagine what Eubank would have done to him?
     
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  3. Draperys

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    I think Eubank Snr would have caught on and instructed Jnr too go to the body like in the Blackwell fight too limit the damage, but if it was just Jnr vs Ogogo without Snr’s input then I agree with you it would be brutal too watch
     
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  4. DavidJames

    DavidJames Active Member Full Member

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    didn't come across well at all but always sad to hear of a boxer being forced to retire due to injury
     
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  5. Optimus Grime

    Optimus Grime New Member Full Member

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    He had a decent amateur career but never really looked suit to being a pro. Shame always seemed a nice enough bloke. Wouldn’t be surprised if you see him doing some punditry on the odd occasion BBC show boxing ie olympics, commonwealths etc
     
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  6. BigCal94

    BigCal94 Member Full Member

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    Think his priority always was celebrity first, boxer second.

    If that's his interest he shouldn't be fighting anyway and as many have pointed out he was battered at area level.
     
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  7. Potwash

    Potwash Active Member Full Member

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    Saw his bare arse on tv last night lol...my misses cracked up laughing about how small it was!!
    Never really rated the guy as a boxer but he seems like a good dude.
     
  8. sjp17

    sjp17 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Planning to come back after 5 eye surgeries
     
  9. BXNG101

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    What a stupid careless ****

    "I'm not going to let a doctor tell me what I can and cannot do"

    How ****ing irresponsible must you be to have an attitude like that. This isn't about inspiring a bunch of people that they can bounce back from anything. This is all about him feeding that little unwarranted fame hungry ego of his. Nothing more. *****.
     
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  10. Dragon Punch

    Dragon Punch Boxing Addict Full Member

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    The board wouldn’t licence him in a million years
     
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  11. Robney

    Robney ᴻᴼ ᴸᴼᴻᴳᴲᴿ ᴲ۷ᴵᴸ Full Member

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    He will probably get a Luxembourg licence or from some comparable country if they deny him. But if he returns his career is going nowhere anyway.
     
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  12. DON1

    DON1 ICEMAN Full Member

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    Who cares. Was never a serious contender.
     
  13. Grooveongreg

    Grooveongreg Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Boxing shows little regard for ones health. Eye for an eye
     
  14. GTFUP

    GTFUP Active Member Full Member

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    Anthony should A go go go go A go
     
  15. Scissors

    Scissors Up the reds Full Member

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    He’s finally officially retired.
     
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