Dubois joins McGuigan

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by nurological, May 14, 2021.

  1. Scissors

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    Feb 11, 2018
    Yeah I’d agree with that. He seems like a kid who’s dad (or whoever) has forced the life upon him.
    You look at Joshua and Fury, they’ve all got many defects but they’re both natural fighters. Joshua has came from the streets doing whatever, you seen him turn “road man” on breazeale.
    Fury a gypsy, they fight each other (and anyone else) from a young age and don’t stop!
    Dubois just seems like a nice kid who doesn’t know how he’s ended up here.
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  2. Fibbo

    Fibbo Member Full Member

    Mar 18, 2021
    More Michael Jackson than Mike Tyson
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  3. Furey

    Furey EST & REG 2009 Full Member

    Oct 18, 2009
    I think McGuigan will be a good fit for Dubois in terms of bringing out the best in him however..... his Dad appears to get a little too involved as we've now heard from a few people (most lately Mark Tibbs) and as we also know, the McGuigans very much like to do things on there terms.
  4. blueseaofibrox

    blueseaofibrox Member Full Member

    Oct 14, 2015
    But the fact remains he's never won a major title, yes he very good, but?
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  5. TooBigTooStrong

    TooBigTooStrong Member banned Full Member

    May 10, 2021
    What he needs to hire more than anything, is a confidence coach.
  6. Scissors

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    Feb 11, 2018
    Daniel showing he’s not just a slick talker but a smart dresser.

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  7. chico g

    chico g What are you staring at Mr Trump?! hahaha! Full Member

    Oct 18, 2008
    Dubois just oozes charisma.
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  8. Donald Donaldson

    Donald Donaldson Member Full Member

    Oct 1, 2020
    Dubois will win a version of the world title sooner or later, this is a very good move for him too.

    He's got all the tools needed to compete at the top and is so young for a HW, with some tweaking and minor improvements he will be a very good fighter although it has to be said he will benefit from what is a really poor division once AJ and Fury are taken out of the equation.
  9. DramaShow

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    Dec 22, 2020
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    Also no news about Usyk Dubois which has gone very quiet.

    “Details are unclear but spamSport understands that the move has come following a Dubois family dispute which led to Daniel leaving the gym but Caroline opted to stay.

    The parties involved are attempting to keep the situation under wraps which is obviously difficult to do with them both being active professionals.”
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  10. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 Drama go, and don't come back Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    How many trainers he had now?

    Becoming a bit of a joke
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  11. Punchdrunk1

    Punchdrunk1 Well-Known Member Full Member

    Mar 2, 2019
    It tickled me when Mcguigan was trying to give Dubois a get out excuse after his last fight saying they think his leg/ankle had gone.
    But gormless smiling Dubois was saying it was fine and thinking he had done a great performance
  12. Plaistow

    Plaistow Member Full Member

    Jul 20, 2019
    Dubois old man is a known ****!
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  13. Furey

    Furey EST & REG 2009 Full Member

    Oct 18, 2009
    The Dubois family dispute no doubt stemming from the old man....
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  14. Kennedy

    Kennedy Member Full Member

    Aug 7, 2010
    Shanes actually a top trainer. It's a shame he doesn't sack the aul lad off unless he's rubbed off him too much and is just like him.
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  15. Dragon Punch

    Dragon Punch Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 15, 2012
    According to Spencer Fearon, Dubois’ father has sent him to train with Don Charles...
    Poor Daniel.
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