David Gavrushevich Avanesyan vs. Joshua Kelly & Robbie Davies Jnr vs. Gabriel Gollaz Valenzuela RBR.

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by CST80, Feb 20, 2021.

  1. pow

    pow Boxing Addict Full Member

    Apr 26, 2014
    Surely Benn should be targeting the winner after beating 'former world champion' Formella.!?
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  2. ButeTheBeast

    ButeTheBeast Well-Known Member Full Member

    May 27, 2012
    Hearn not talking up Avanesyan vs Benn.
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  3. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Rangers FC Full Member

    May 25, 2015
    Same I was really impressed by Kelly early on, he just came up against a tougher man.
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  4. coolcat45

    coolcat45 Member Full Member

    Oct 21, 2018
    I don't get why people are obsessed with boxers being humble. They are going in there to fight each other.
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  5. Snowy1989

    Snowy1989 Active Member Full Member

    Dec 22, 2015
    To a certain point I’d agree.

    Avanesyan is European champion- I don’t get how you can sidestep champions without damaging reputations
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  6. kojak

    kojak Well-Known Member Full Member

    Apr 22, 2012
    Kelly is pretty tough, seen him get pasted in the amateurs in a fight and he doesn't quit so fair play to him.

    I'd love to see Ava vs Benn, never going to happen though but that's the fight Connor should be clambering for...they won't go anywhere near him though.
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  7. BiggieL

    BiggieL Member Full Member

    Aug 13, 2015
    Really good night of boxing
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  8. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    decent night of boxing again...fair play
  9. sniffmybadger

    sniffmybadger Handsome Beef Cake Full Member

    Jan 20, 2010
    It's more for their own sake, as they look like bell ends when they goad people and then get banjoed
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  10. Here's Johnny

    Here's Johnny Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jan 18, 2015
    Yes, but there’s ways of being intimidating, aggressive, confident and a complete, nasty ruthless ******* without being flashy and arrogant. It’s actually easily done.
  11. sniffmybadger

    sniffmybadger Handsome Beef Cake Full Member

    Jan 20, 2010
    Yeah, very satisfied with that. I said it earlier, this was better than 90% of Sky's PPV's
  12. Who_Necks

    Who_Necks Member Full Member

    Dec 11, 2016
    People saying bad matchmaking by Eddie.
    They need to take a look at themselves, boxing isn't supposed to be 1-50 on Matchroom fighters fighting Romanian Taxi Drivers on PPV.
    Well done to Eddie for the card tonight considering there are no fans we need more of these 50-50 fights as main event Saturday night cards on regular Sky. We need to see our prospects in proper tests so when they do go onto world title fights they have the experience to deal with the situations JK will learn more from tonight than fighting 5 more fights against Journymen. We need to stop seeing this protecting the 0 and having 30 fights against nobodys then getting beatdowns as soon as they step up on the world scene as they dont have the hard fights in the bank to progress them from prospects to World level fighters. That is the main reason the Americans and the Mexicans are so far in front of us in most divisions other than HW.
    Again well done Eddie for rolling the dice and can we please have more of it instead of Dillian Whyte and Chisora on PPV against 40+ year old over the hill guys.
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  13. Max Thunder

    Max Thunder Useless Dosser Full Member

    Apr 25, 2017
    You damn brits went from "Kelly is ducking Avanesyan" to "Kelly will beat Avanesyan" in seconds and for some reason I started to believe that myself too.

    Will be the last time I'll ever listen to you again.

    Fecking melts.
  14. Twentyman

    Twentyman You dog nonce! Full Member

    Apr 20, 2016
    Kelly was boxing so well there but like Groves he seems to gas with that style. I really wanted him to win tonight, he is a quality boxer but it's obvious he can't carry that style under pressure for 6 rounds never mind 12.
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  15. coolcat45

    coolcat45 Member Full Member

    Oct 21, 2018
    There is nothing wrong with being flashy and arrogant, it is all entertainment.