BJS to retire unless he get the Eubanks fight

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by TBC-ASAP, Sep 9, 2021.

  1. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018
    Is he though? I see he’s already trying to price himself out. He doesn’t want this fight, he couldn’t live with a loss to Eubank. He will talk it up, price himself out and ride off in to the sunset.
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  2. neverheardofher

    neverheardofher Active Member Full Member

    Jul 13, 2019
    If the fight happens, Saunders beats him again.
  3. zulander

    zulander Boxing Addict Full Member

    Mar 17, 2006
    A boxer of real skill and talent.
    Tosser of a bloke.
    Hasn't achieved half or what he should in the ring but I don't think he cares and he can still say he was in big fights, earnt a lot of money and was a British, commonwealth, euro and world champion. Not bad is it for an underachiever?

    The Eubank rematch tells us where his head is at. Generate some money and get out of dodge. Frustrating for boxing fans because GGG VS BJS could have been a fantastic clash of styles. Plant V BJS would have been interesting and then there's the likes of Jacobs and Smith as well but it sounds like bar one fight Billy is done and fighting one more fight for money is dangerous. Eubank knows he can get to BJS who has started to show signs of slowing down. If Christopher can bring the pressure earlier then it might be a rematch to far.
  4. ryanm8655

    ryanm8655 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 23, 2008
    I’m starting to wonder if he was a bit overrated. He’s had a successful career as a two weight world champion but it had been a bit of smoke and mirrors. Talented fighter no doubt but at the end of the day he had a disputed win over someone as limited as Eubank jr, a close fight with an Andy Lee at the tail end of his career and white washed a slogger in Lemieux. Is that because of a lack of commitment or would he have just lost to fighters like Jacobs and Andrade? Clearly nowhere near Canelo’s level and GGG would have smashed him too ultimately.
  5. djfonti

    djfonti Active Member Full Member

    Jun 25, 2005
    Light punching runner. Decent enough boxer but well overrated. The way some go on about him you'd think he'd be a gypsy Mayweather if he'd just applied himself. I don't think his career is a case of what might have been, I think he's maxed out his talent. Millionaire, can call himself an ex world champion (although who can't these days?), couple of decent wins and gave a decent account of himself against a living legend.
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  6. Bulldog24

    Bulldog24 Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Aug 2, 2013
    He’s never looked that good to me. Side-on southpaw fencer snide who fights leisure centre standard opp once a year and struggles.
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  7. Holler

    Holler Doesn't appear to be a paid matchroom PR shill Full Member

    Mar 12, 2018
    Time to call it a day I think.
  8. GTFUP

    GTFUP Active Member Full Member

    Dec 12, 2015
    Just retire and enjoy your money…….boxing isn’t for you now.

    That’s what I’d tell him.
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  9. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Although Junior is saying he is the A side...

    Which if we are basing on credentials, clearly isn't true

    Might just be the other way round you know
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  10. channy

    channy Boxing Addict Full Member

    Feb 2, 2015
    Still a Twat though.
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  11. Brixton Bomber

    Brixton Bomber Obsessed with Boxing banned Full Member

    Sep 21, 2013
    When your best win is Leimuiex, that says it all.
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  12. londonboxingess

    londonboxingess Active Member Full Member

    Nov 30, 2012
    He probably easy to be honest, unless BJS fights a name, he is either fighting in a sports centre or on the undercard of a Youtuber
  13. LeavemealoneKoooogs

    LeavemealoneKoooogs Member Full Member

    Apr 30, 2021
    I remember that, with Galahad in a vest and that anti-bullying hyena Phelps cackling away off camera. Was not the most comfortable viewing. I still think even now Saunders beats Eubank, no evidence to suggest he's shot, and he's definately improved more than CEJ since their first fight. Just needs to put the blooming work in.
  14. Bulldog24

    Bulldog24 Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Aug 2, 2013
    He was hardly an actual ‘world champion’ was he. Cardboard champion who never fought. He was domestic/European in a weak era.
  15. Oneirokritis

    Oneirokritis The Scourge of Stupid Idiots. Full Member

    Dec 18, 2015
    Him going through the motions against Isufi was a real eye-opener.
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