Do you think Shakur Stevenson will become an atg?

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  1. Scott Cork

    Scott Cork Active Member Full Member

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    He looks the goods.
     
  2. Pakkuman

    Pakkuman I'm not hot. I'm just BIG. banned Full Member

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    No. Not just no, hell ****ing no.
     
  3. Scott Cork

    Scott Cork Active Member Full Member

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    Who do you think beats him now?
     
  4. bandeedo

    bandeedo Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    no. he isnt that good.
     
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  5. sasto

    sasto Boxing Addict Full Member

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    He has precocious skills but I feel that he doesn't all fit together right, something missing but maybe he finds it when he gets older.
     
  6. Pakkuman

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    Me.
     
  7. rodney

    rodney Boxing Junkie Full Member

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  8. boxfap

    boxfap MasterGardianElite Full Member

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    He is way more likely to end up like Broner than end up like Floyd
     
  9. Slyk

    Slyk Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Very low power, getting into street fights, extremely slow progression since 2016 olympics.
     
  10. dragon666

    dragon666 Member Full Member

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    It's way too early to say.

    When i look at Haney, Ryan Garcia, Tank, Colbert...etc... All i see are good boxers ''lacking'' some tools in their game at this point in their careers. I think Shakur Stevenson falls in the category of needing more world level experience to hone his ring craft then you might see that he is ''elite''.

    I saw more talent in ''Pretty Boy'' Floyd over all these guys. I like Tank Davis but he seems a bit lazy in the ring unless he's forced to perform. Ryan Garcia seems very hittable. Colbert looks good but someone who can cut the ring off against him will give him a lot of problems.

    Stevenson looks a bit too ''mechanical'' to me to become an ATG. He reminds me of a weaker Mikey Garcia.
     
  11. HellSpawn86

    HellSpawn86 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    I think you have more chance of beating his meat than beating him in a boxing ring. :sisi1
     
  12. Boon

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    He is suffering from the same plight that is effecting every other known or unknown talent aged 27 or younger, which is:

    Not building a deep resume taking on good challenging fights against top 10 opposition on the regular. These guys are coasting and not building up a formidable resume like their peers did before them.
     
    Last edited: May 4, 2021
  13. boxingjunky

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    shakur is very talented and looks like the goods, Although i am a little more impressed with Colbert. He is my favorite out of the group. I like his mechanics, tenacity and mind set.
     
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  14. Richmondpete

    Richmondpete Real fighters do road work Full Member

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    If Loma is considered an atg then yes very achievable for Stevenson
     
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  15. Maidanas Gun Tattoo

    Maidanas Gun Tattoo Active Member Full Member

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    It’s funny when he posts on Twitter and has fans calling him the next big thing saying Valdez and everyone is ducking him. Nobody ducks fighters with less than 20 fights against garbage. Younger fans these days are impressed by hype and talk more than action.
     
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