Deontay Wilder vs Andy Ruiz Jr.

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Rakesh, Oct 13, 2021.

Bum Bomber or Tub tub?

  1. Wilder KO/TKO

    39 vote(s)
  2. Wilder decision

    1 vote(s)
  3. Ruiz KO/TKO

    11 vote(s)
  4. Ruiz decision

    2 vote(s)
  1. edabomb

    edabomb Active Member Full Member

    Jul 2, 2011
    I actually think the risk vs reward is there for Ruiz. He's essentially an afterthought after coming in huge for AJ2 and being knocked down by Arreola. He's 32 and not in a great mandatory spot with any alphabet -probably time for him to take a risk.
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  2. don owens

    don owens Boxing Junkie Full Member

    May 5, 2005
    it depends on if Ruiz's camp will send some men in to take the sleeping cot away from the local all you can buffet's. guy has talent. Wilder has none. Trim that fat ass up and his chances of ko'ing the bum squad go up. Also Wilder has been damaged..he took one hell of a beating. don't expect to see the same Wilder as usual...a dumb ass with a good right hand. expect more to see a dumb ass that tires quicker and has trouble delivering what is left over.
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  3. Rivertripe

    Rivertripe New Member Full Member

    Sep 29, 2021
    I believe that prime, lighter Wilder KOs Ruiz in similar fashion to all his other fights - gets knocked around the ring a bit, paws unsuccessfully at his head for a few rounds before finally finding his range and catching him with the right hand. But it remains to be seen how much Fury III has taken out of him, not to the mention the fact that he'll be 36 when he next fights.
    Wilder's other downfall is that he's dumb as rocks, both in terms of ring IQ and actual IQ. The blueprint to beat Ruiz is there - AJ showed that he can be kept at range with a solid jab and a bit of dancing, which is a gameplan perfectly fitted to Wilder's physical attributes. But when Ruiz does get close, will he forget all of that, start trying to brawl with him on the inside, and get put to sleep? Absolutely.
  4. Mr Icaman

    Mr Icaman 32-0 WBC Champ, Ring + Lineal HW Champ Full Member

    Aug 31, 2015
    Riuz by KO Wilder will have flashbacks to the worm and lose his ****..
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