Could Canelo beat Bivol?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Toney F*** U, Jul 27, 2021.

  1. C.J.

    C.J. Boxings Living Legend revered & respected by all Full Member

    Apr 14, 2009
    He's only got himself to blame for that. He's accepted "wins" he knows he never really deserved. He's had many close fights but never had one go against him too. When you sign with the sin city mafia youre credibility goes out the window
  2. Badbot

    Badbot I Am An Actual Pro. Full Member

    Apr 17, 2011
    What about 168 with no re-hydration clause and the biggest ring in the world? You know, like Saunders?
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  3. destruction

    destruction Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Mar 26, 2009
    Craig Richards in the second half of his fight against Bivol showed how you beat him.

    You need to be aggressive and let your hands go when he is.

    I don’t see Canelo having any problems with Bivol after he has looked at him for 2-3 rounds.

    I want the Beterbiev fight for Canelo because Beterbiev’s power will make that an interesting fight.
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  4. BoxerToxer

    BoxerToxer Member banned Full Member

    Mar 1, 2021
    Yes, if Adalaide Bryd is present.
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  5. BoxerToxer

    BoxerToxer Member banned Full Member

    Mar 1, 2021
    Craig Richards did nothing to Bivol, don't listen to biased British media. Bivol totally dominated Richards.

    Dimitry Bivol is the best pound to pound active boxer in my opinion. He is a total machine. Perfect boxing skill sets and good stamina. Canelo wouldn't beat him, unless Adalaide Bryd is in the judge trio.
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  6. destruction

    destruction Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Mar 26, 2009
    Richards took at least 3 of the last 5 rounds off Bivol. He was very effective and it shows how under rated he is as a fighter, as I haven’t seen anyone rattle Bivol like that.
  7. CST80

    CST80 De Omnibus Dubitandum: Reject The New Normal Staff Member

    Nov 23, 2013
    Not only would he beat him, but Canelo violently knocks Bivol out.
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  8. BoxerToxer

    BoxerToxer Member banned Full Member

    Mar 1, 2021
    I disagree. Richards were punching Bivol's gloves, almost no clean shots on the face.
    On the other hand, almost all of Bivol's shots were landing on Richard's face. Clean shots.

    I found it so funny that Richards was raising his hand in the end of every round as if he won that round. Ridiculous. And in the end of the match, he was very surprised that he lost the match, he acted like he deserved the win. It felt like before the match they told him: "Don't worry bro, judges will be on your side if the fight goes on distance, we are on British soil", and when the result was announced he was like: "But you had promised me the win :( ".

    The scoring of this match was absolutely a disgrace. Bivol won it wide. 115-114 and 114-114 scores were ridiculous. Only one judge scored it right: 118-110.
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  9. 22JM

    22JM Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 10, 2016
    Canelo always struggles or loses in fansty matchs but in reality he wins and fans come out with all different kind of excuses...
  10. Dangerwood84

    Dangerwood84 Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 21, 2017
    This has to be one of the best posts I have ever read:risas3:.
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  11. Bustajay

    Bustajay Feel the Steel/Balls Deep Full Member

    Dec 9, 2012
    I can’t ever count Canelo out these days.
    I expected GGG and Krusher to KO his big Red aze and yet they failed.

    At this point Canelo can possibly beat anyone from 154 to 175.
  12. DoubleJab666

    DoubleJab666 ... Full Member

    Nov 9, 2015
    Canelo's kryptonite - fighters good on their feet with solid technique - have to be able to hurt him at some point too. I don't think Bivol hits hard enough to deny the time Canelo would need to find an opening to hurt and stop him. My money is on a late Canelo TKO in an otherwise close fight...
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  13. RJJFan

    RJJFan Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Sep 5, 2010
    Let's not compare a used up scrub like BJS to a fine tuned machine like Bivol.
  14. vargasfan1985

    vargasfan1985 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Mar 8, 2008
  15. Ivan28

    Ivan28 Member Full Member

    Feb 13, 2018
    No.Bivol is untouchable.