Does anyone really consider Dubois a world champion?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by snake33, Jun 12, 2022.


    CANNONBALL Active Member Full Member

    Mar 18, 2007
    not convinced that DD is top contender material and beating pudding Bryan did not allay those doubts.
    Frank Bruno would have had Bryan out of there in a round..........and most likely DD aswell
  2. Col Mortimer

    Col Mortimer The question isn't indiscreet.The answer could be Full Member

    Jul 25, 2010
    Dunois is decent enough I think. Defo a genuine contender.

    I still have a few niggling doubts about his ticker and trench capabilities though.

    Only time will tell.
  3. Floyd #1

    Floyd #1 Member Full Member

    Aug 4, 2006
    I like how his "drawing power" contributes to whether he can be a champion or not.
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  4. Cletis VanDamme

    Cletis VanDamme Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jun 5, 2012
    He's as much of a champion as Haney was before he beat Kambosos.
  5. BitPlayerVesti

    BitPlayerVesti Boxing Drunkie Full Member

    Oct 28, 2017
    Got to love everyone writing off an inexperienced 24 year old, and never having world class potential.

    Reminds me of all the comments about how Tyson Fury would get to British level at best.

    Will Dubois become the top man in the division? Well probably not, but I see no reason to write him off at this stage.
  6. TFP

    TFP Member Full Member

    Feb 20, 2012
    I think the fact that he took on a contender [something which can always backfire on you] early in his career is to be applauded rather than sneered at.

    Do I think he's that good? Not really.

    Do I think he's a world champion? See above.
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  7. Ilesey

    Ilesey ~ Full Member

    Jul 22, 2004
    He isn't - but perhaps we get behind him anyway. The man is talented, can punch, is still young and has a lot he can give the division. It's a time will tell motto for him at the moment and how he can bounce back from the Joyce loss overall.
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  8. northpaw

    northpaw Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jun 5, 2010
    You should've put a poll up, the answer would be overwhelmingly no