Does it make sense to anyone that Nietes isn't on Ring's p4p list?

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  1. Monogamous STD

    Monogamous STD Nuanced Thread Starter Full Member

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    How is Rigo or Kovalev or Spence being rated and not Nietes, at this point? Am I crazy for not getting this? I'm not saying those aren't three excellent fighters, but for their standing RIGHT NOW, I don't get how they're above Nietes.
     
  2. Nonito Smoak

    Nonito Smoak Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    I was guilty of severely and criminally underrating Wonjongkam during his latter years. And I loved/love Pong. In retrospect, he was every bit of elite P4P, higher than the 8-10 spots I had him lurking about.

    Nietes warrants respect and this thread is a good point and reminder.
     
  3. rorschach51

    rorschach51 Hood Rich Full Member

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    Very much agree with you, I'd rank him above all 3 of those names. The guy is a master craftsman.
     
  4. Badbot

    Badbot Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    The little guys just don´t get the deserved attention.

    But boy oh boy! Nietes is now at 115. And 115 is lit!
    Nietes, Estrada, Sor Rungvisai, Gonzales, Ancajas, Yafai, Arroyo, Cuadras and many more.
     
  5. rorschach51

    rorschach51 Hood Rich Full Member

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    Might just be the deepest division in the sport, would love to see that field in the WBSS :ggg
     
  6. ElCyclon

    ElCyclon Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Nietes is a B+ fighters who's resume is full of C to B- fighters. So let's not overrate him.
     
  7. Monogamous STD

    Monogamous STD Nuanced Thread Starter Full Member

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    You could probably make a case that this is true of everyone but Wangek.
     
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  8. Monogamous STD

    Monogamous STD Nuanced Thread Starter Full Member

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    Okay! Now we're talkin'! I had no idea Ring read my threads. He's on now. :lol:
     
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  9. Boom_Boom

    Boom_Boom R.I.P Boxing 6/9/12 Full Member

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    Like Ricardo Lopez
     
  10. Robney

    Robney ᴻᴼ ᴸᴼᴻᴳᴲᴿ ᴲ۷ᴵᴸ Full Member

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    Yes.
    He should have signed with GBP if he wanted to be featured on their list.
     
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  11. ElCyclon

    ElCyclon Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    You don't want to go that route son, Lopez is a universally recognized ATG.
     
  12. jont

    jont Active Member Full Member

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    I like Nietes… but many of his wins are not against great fighters... think his opposition has been kind of weak when he has been fighting for the vacant titles
     

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