Dilian Whyte is a bad liar

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by UmarIFLUmar, Oct 25, 2021.

  1. Vegan Beast

    Vegan Beast Well-Known Member Full Member

    Aug 19, 2020
    Yes he does deserve the the fight, he's been waiting long enough.
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  2. Finkel

    Finkel Active Member Full Member

    Feb 10, 2020
    Well I'm sure his wins will be viewed more favourably with time. And McDermot isn't really going to matter much as it was when Fury was still green, though the decision was certainly controversial, but he put it right in the rematch.

    BUT Fury should at a minimum fight Whyte, Usyk AND Joshua. It's called fighting your peers. He should probably fight Joyce as well.
  3. Cally

    Cally Sand...sand... nothing but sand! Full Member

    Sep 12, 2015
    I'd agree he deserved the fight , if he never lost inbetween, though...

    Ridiculous for him to still state he's been waiting x x x amount of time, he hasn't, that clock was reset and negated when he was sparked cold by old man pov.
  4. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Not allowed until December....
  5. Finkel

    Finkel Active Member Full Member

    Feb 10, 2020
    Well the WBC rules say the title holder must face a mandatory challenger once a year.

    We also can deduce that the mandatory position is attached to the interim title.

    So...Whyte is still the mandatory, and the mandatory challenge is still due.

    But if you are suggesting he should deduct 6 months for when Povetkin held the title from his general complaints against the WBC these last 5 years, then yeah you are probably correct.
    But if you are suggesting Whyte should no longer be the mandatory or a mandatory defence is not due, then that would be wrong.
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  6. Cally

    Cally Sand...sand... nothing but sand! Full Member

    Sep 12, 2015
    I'm not suggesting anything is deducted, he lost.. there should never have been a rematch clause in the povetkin fight in the first place..

    Like said it's all a bit ridiculous to say you've been waiting so long when you've been dribbling on the floor in dreamland inbetween.
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  7. Finkel

    Finkel Active Member Full Member

    Feb 10, 2020
    Well I can fully understand your frustration. We just had Fury v Wilder 3, Helenius v Kownacki 2, before that we had Ruiz v Joshua 2, and next we are getting Usyk v Joshua 2. None of them were/are justified.
    However, it is what it is. Whyte won back the interim title and the mandatory is still due.
    It doesn't change the fact that he had his first title eliminator end of 2016. 2016! That's quite a long time to be passed over, remember the Povetkin fight happened second half of 2020.
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  8. Babality

    Babality KTFO!!!!!!! Full Member

    Dec 6, 2008
  9. znalniaskas

    znalniaskas Member Full Member

    Nov 24, 2013
    The hometown boogeyman, only fights old fighters or fighters coming off a loss and mainly in his own backyard.
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  10. UmarIFLUmar

    UmarIFLUmar Active Member Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021
    Right at the start. In the first 2 or 3 minutes.
  11. McGrain

    McGrain Diamond Dog Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2007
    Sucks balls and ass that fight getting cancelled I was really looking forwards to it.

    But i'm into FUry-Whyte as well, love the build up.
  12. On The Money

    On The Money Dangerous Journeyman Full Member

    Apr 4, 2012
    I was into Fury-Whyte also but not at the expense of Wallin being shafted by a clear and obvious mallard.
  13. miniq

    miniq Big Stiff Idiot Full Member

    Oct 23, 2011
    The only reason they took Wallin was for IF Wilder beat Fury

    Eddie finally might get some Fury money with his 2nd best pawn.
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  14. timeout

    timeout Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 15, 2010
    with eddie REmatchroom in toe in case it goes bent
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  15. brayden oakley

    brayden oakley Hands Of Stone Full Member

    Oct 6, 2021
    Heavyweight Ryan Garcia :p
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