Dubois v Gorman

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Scissors, Jul 6, 2019.



Who wins and how

  1. Dubois KO

    48 vote(s)
    50.5%
  2. Dubois Points

    7 vote(s)
    7.4%
  3. Gorman KO

    18 vote(s)
    18.9%
  4. Gorman points

    22 vote(s)
    23.2%
  1. Scissors

    Scissors Up the reds Full Member

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    Its fight week. Let’s have your predictions.
     
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  2. Scissors

    Scissors Up the reds Full Member

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    It’s such a hard one to choose for me. No idea about Gorman’s chin, don’t think Dubois is as good a boxer as Gorman but certainly excels in the power department.

    I’m gona put my neck on the line and say I see this going the same as Joshua vs Ruiz and Gorman take him out late as Dubois tires.

    Gorman KO10.
     
  3. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 Active Member Full Member

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    I just cant pick right now
    Splinters on my bum all the way
     
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  4. Dragon Punch

    Dragon Punch Boxing Addict Full Member

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    I think Dubois will come from behind to get him out in the later rounds.

    I’m really looking forward to it either way - credit to both fighters.
     
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  5. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Dubois. Dubois took flush punches from lartey and showed tremendous fighting spirit. He showed that he’s prepared to slug it out.

    I’m high on Gorman but I feel Dubois’ resilience has been tested more than Big Nathan’s.

    It’s a genuine 50/50 though.
     
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  6. Wig

    Wig Boxing Addict booted Full Member

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    Don’t know much about either of these kids but I’ll be brushing up on the back catalogue this week to give a technical breakdown

    Seems common consensus on here at least this is a pick em well the bookies are offering 7/4 about Gorman which has caught my attention but I need to study these guys with a measured eye before deciding if this is value
     
  7. lewis gassed

    lewis gassed The Bronze Dosser Full Member

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    I got Gorman with a late stoppage, TKO12.
     
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  8. Snowy1989

    Snowy1989 Active Member Full Member

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    I really like the progress shown by Dubois- he has the edge in the power and has shown he’s got the killer edge and prepared to trade. I expect Gorman to have a solid chin though; so tentatively, I’m picking Dubois on points.
     
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  9. Journey Man

    Journey Man Journeyman always. Full Member

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    I think they both take too many, but Dubois hits harder and has proven resilience. Dubois by KO after a real back and forward scrap.
     
  10. emallini

    emallini Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    I really can't call it
     
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  11. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Dubois is going to knock Gorman out.
     
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  12. Potwash

    Potwash The Real Untouchables Full Member

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    Such a hard fight to call..I really like both fighters.

    I think Gorman will be up on the cards but then get ktfo in rounds 7-10. Cant wait for this!!!!!
     
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  13. Twentyman

    Twentyman Watching Netball with Adam Smith Full Member

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    Gorman wins this. I think he might just stop him, too. Whilst it was exciting watching Dubois recklessly trade with Lartey, I think it showed his naivety and inexperience. Gorman is the more natural boxer for me. He will work for 3 minutes of the round, has more variety and doesn’t look for that big power shot. He will set about dismantling Dubois. Dubois is a superb, powerful finisher but I have a feeling he won’t have a plan B when he has an opponent who’s punching him back and not putting their own chin on a platter.
     
  14. Jurgen

    Jurgen Boxing Addict booted Full Member

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    One of the rare events these days when one looks forward to fight week with a real 50/50 fight to get excited about.
     
  15. CST80

    CST80 The Mercurial Malcontent Staff Member

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    Gorman easy money. Either UD or KO, he's far too skilled for the one dimensional Dubious One.
     
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