Conor Nigel Benn vs. Samuel Andrés Vargas Ariza & Shannon Courtenay vs. Ebanie Bridges RBR.

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by CST80, Apr 10, 2021.

  1. Mitch87

    Mitch87 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 29, 2018

    A couple of years ago I thought Conorr would be lucky to be British Champ and that Josh Kelly would take him apart.

    However conor has improved so much the last few fights I've completely changed my mind. I think Conor might beat a past his prime Khan.
    Last edited: Apr 10, 2021
  2. londonboxingess

    londonboxingess Active Member Full Member

    Nov 30, 2012
  3. im sparticus

    im sparticus He's a good kid. Full Member

    May 16, 2010
    Vargas took some clean punches there and was his own worst enemy for standing there "in cover" if hed of at least fallen in and held I would hold the ref more accountable.
    Did you see Benn walking to the home corner immediately after the ref stopped it, shouting, "pay per view baby, pay per view" ffs!
  4. kojak

    kojak Well-Known Member Full Member

    Apr 22, 2012
    He'll get overhyped now like other fighters who win by quick KO.

    Wait until he fights a real world class fighter and all this massive improvement stuff go out the window (even though he has improved).

    Blokes circumnavigated British title level and picking the path of least resistance to a world title shot.

    He is ferocious and has good speed but he's still a KO waiting to happen, waiting until he has to settle into a fight against someone good or gets clocked.
  5. Dannymita

    Dannymita Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 21, 2019
    I liked how much Benn has improved but I listen to him talk n I think..please ****in shut up.

    Put him in with Ortiz,porter ...I'll enjoy it
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  6. Limerickbox

    Limerickbox Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 18, 2015
    Wasn't Shields just a kid though?
  7. james5000

    james5000 2010's poster of the decade Full Member

    Apr 11, 2010
    Benn has had tremendous matchmaking to make him look good. He is definitely much improved and the power is really developing.

    I always said he would get a world title fight but the likes of Porter kill him.
  8. Brighton bomber

    Brighton bomber Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Apr 4, 2005
    Damn that was a surprise.

    Stoppage was a bit early but the way Vargas was eating shots and not throwing back it was probably only a matter of time. Benn threw a lot of shots on a defenseless Vargas who simply wasn't capable of defending himself and so the ref saved him.
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  9. Coybig

    Coybig Member Full Member

    Feb 22, 2020
    He's cringey af man. Can't wait till he gets leathered.
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  10. johnny_o

    johnny_o Member Full Member

    Dec 26, 2020
    Very impressive from Benn. I think the stoppage was fair, maybe a bit too early but certainly not British.
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  11. CST80

    CST80 De Omnibus Dubitandum: Reject The New Normal Staff Member

    Nov 23, 2013
    Kessler-Green, Abraham-Gevor OH MY GAWD!!!!!!!!:eek: style.:deal:
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  12. The Professor

    The Professor Socialist Ring Leader Staff Member

    Sep 29, 2008
    "He was there to be hit. So I hit him."

    :lol: :lol: :lol: now that's a good line
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  13. Komaster

    Komaster Just generally giddy Full Member

    Sep 20, 2010
    didnt take him out per se. If khan lands first he may knock this mug out tbh
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  14. Stiff Jab

    Stiff Jab Despiser of Super-Middleweights Full Member

    Jan 7, 2019
    Conor Benn: "I want a challenge!"

    Also Conor Benn: "...and that challenge is AMIR KHAN!"

    **** off.
  15. dryzer

    dryzer Active Member Full Member

    Sep 12, 2017
    Vargas looked like inexperienced one.
    Benn is an absolute bellend