Billy Joe was SCHOOLING canelo. We need a rematch ASAP

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by xnico, May 8, 2021.

  1. Puroresu_Fan

    Puroresu_Fan Boxing Addict Full Member

    Apr 6, 2016
    No point but if they did they can give him a 20ft ring as that 24ft Ring was a joke.

    No fights should be in rings that big.
  2. tee_birch

    tee_birch Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jul 6, 2014
    Billy was never 5-2 up. This is professional boxing not amateur boxing and when scoring a round the heaviness of the shots landed also play a part. It was close though, I had it 5-3 to Canelo after 8, way closer than I thought it would be. But it was a cracker of a shot and Billy couldn’t fight on.

    He got paid a lot for this one, hard for him to go back to contender and normal pay day level now. May be the right time to hang up the gloves.
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  3. Pimp C

    Pimp C Free The Guys! F 12 & Goofies Stay Dangerous! Full Member

    Jun 23, 2005
    Log off cowardly alt.
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  4. dreadlockno1

    dreadlockno1 Member Full Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    Just looked like Canelo was being patient to me
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  5. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Taking your corners advice is a bad thing?

    And maybe he needed medical attention?

    Have a think
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  6. N17

    N17 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 16, 2013
  7. dangerousity

    dangerousity Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jan 4, 2005
    Not even close. Canelo did what Canelo does to “boxers”. Walk them down, get the timing down, break them down to the body until the head exposes itself. Later in the rounds they’re more tired and easier to hit clean too.

    Had the fight carried on, Canelo would have had him in the next 2 rounds.

    Only GGG had the best chance against Canelo, and funny enough, a shot Cotto.
    pacas and Aint no stoppin like this.
  8. granth

    granth Well-Known Member Full Member

    Nov 12, 2010
    We need to get over quitting being a negative in a situation like this. Having your eye socket stoved in, especially the lead eye, is both dangerous and debilitating. Let's say the fight carried on and Saunders gets very badly hurt and ends up with a brain injury because he couldnt see properly to defend himself. Its just not worth it. Live to fight another day.
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  9. Hanz Cholo

    Hanz Cholo Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 11, 2012
    Aye, I paid good money
    To the death!!!

    Joking aside - when you talk like that man talked you either need to back it up or shut the f@ck up.

    this was the biggest fight of his career , been working his whole life for this moment & he will never see another night as big as this one.
    He chose to hang it up. Hopefully for him it was the right decision.
  10. covetousjuice

    covetousjuice The communists will destroy western civilization Full Member

    Apr 21, 2015
    "Schooling"? No, but Saunders was holding his own and doing well enough. A win was looking possible with fair cards. I'd say the fight was trending in Saunders favor a bit, as Canelo did kind of dominate rounds 2 and 3, but -- at least in my opinion -- Saunders was winning the majority of the rounds after.

    I think a rematch would be fine.
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  11. Surrix

    Surrix Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 16, 2020
    Don't worry, we all do know that no one will win Canelo on cards. No one during some next years.

    Yeah, why not. Without belts and for modern era neccessity: famous 0 in fight record he is not interesting enough to get big paychecks anymore.
    Bearing in mind reputation he does have in U.K forums, he is not that popular at all in U.K.
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  12. Hanz Cholo

    Hanz Cholo Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 11, 2012
    I understand if it’s you & me or if he was an accountant or something.

    But he was in the fight & has been training his whole life for this.
    He will never see another night as big as this. He had his moment to seize the opportunity & now it’s gone.

    Plus if you are going to talk that talk,
    You best back it up .

    I suppose Canelo taught that lad a valuable lesson did he not?
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  13. Venkman

    Venkman New Member Full Member

    Mar 17, 2017
    Cabell was coming on either way. Eye or not BJ was about to get hurt
  14. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    If the injury is what is suspected, he choose eyesight and waking up each day being able to see his kids

    I know he himself talked up the warrior code but its all nonsense
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  15. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Nov 24, 2005
    The last thing BJS needs is a rematch.
    He was boxing well though.
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