Donald Curry vs Felix Tito Trinidad, 147 lbs, 15 rounds.

Discussion in 'Classic Boxing Forum' started by Richard M Murrieta, Jul 21, 2020.

  1. Richard M Murrieta

    Richard M Murrieta Boxing Addict Full Member

    4,576
    5,240
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Jul 16, 2019
    Donald Curry vs Felix Tito Trinidad. 147 lbs, 15 rounds.
     
  2. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    20,127
    8,380
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    May 4, 2017
    Tito had better fundamentals and Curry was easier to hit, Curry would have been sparked by the first hard hook that caught him.
     
    Toney F*** U likes this.
  3. CharlesBurley

    CharlesBurley Well-Known Member banned Full Member

    2,073
    1,744
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Feb 23, 2020
  4. ETM

    ETM I thought I did enough to win. Full Member

    9,607
    6,028
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Mar 19, 2012
    I think Curry's quickness would be a factor. He had a snappy lefthook himself. I think Curry at his best wins this. He was an elite talent.
     
  5. scartissue

    scartissue Boxing Addict Full Member

    6,091
    3,881
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Mar 2, 2006
    A good fight for a few rounds before Curry starts zeroing in with those laser-guided shots. Curry very patiently stops Tito in 7.
     
    Flash24 likes this.
  6. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    20,127
    8,380
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    May 4, 2017
    He wasn`t more talented than Tito and didn`t anyone near tp Oscar`s level.
     
  7. mark ant

    mark ant Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    20,127
    8,380
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    May 4, 2017
    Can we have a poll?
     
  8. juppity

    juppity Boxing Addict Full Member

    4,243
    3,784
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Dec 28, 2016
    DC at WW showed with McCroy that Trinidad height wouldn't worry him.
    DC at his best would be too sharp. DC tko in 10 rds.
     
    Flash24 likes this.
  9. Xplosive

    Xplosive Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    22,925
    7,111
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Jun 23, 2008
    I don't think Curry had the durability nor the intangibles to win this.

    Trinidad's style exerted a lot of mental pressure on his opponents - a pressure that Hopkins had the size and mental toughness to handle, but I think Curry would come undone.

    Tito by late KO.
     
    Bonecrusher likes this.
  10. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    66,384
    7,182
    Sportsbook:
    8
    Sep 15, 2009
    How does Curry respond in rounds 9 through 10 when Tito is still there trying to knock his block off?

    I pick Tito by late round ko.
     
    Bonecrusher likes this.
  11. Xplosive

    Xplosive Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    22,925
    7,111
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Jun 23, 2008
    I've become more realistic about Curry over the years. He was an excellent, excellent fighter, don't get me wrong... but he was missing something. Heart wise, and mental toughness wise, he just did not possess what guys like Leonard, Robinson, and Hearns had.

    Trinidad was made of more on the inside, and I think it would be the difference.
     
    Bonecrusher likes this.
  12. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    66,384
    7,182
    Sportsbook:
    8
    Sep 15, 2009
    Curry was excellent when he was winning.
     
    Bonecrusher likes this.
  13. Titan1

    Titan1 Boxing Junkie Full Member

    9,908
    813
    Sportsbook:
    999
    Oct 18, 2004
    Curry by TKO in 8. But God forbid if Tito caught him, God forbid.
     
    HolDat likes this.