Everything wrong with boxing today (Michael Benson)

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by CutThroatFade, Jul 7, 2019.


  1. Holler

    Holler Doesn't appear to be a paid matchroom PR shill Full Member

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    You didn't answer the question.

    What relevance does asking for a counter offer have when determining whether an offer is being made to generate publicity?
     
  2. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Boxing Junkie booted Full Member

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    It's pretty axiomatic. Asking for a counter-offer demonstrates real intent to make the fight. It's also worth pointing out that Warren and Saunders made their offer back in June and it only really became public knowledge in July when they received no counter-offer and then spoke to the media to let people know the offer had been made.

    All of the signs suggest that this was not a publicity stunt and a genuine attempt to make a fight but because it came from Warren you were dismissive, probably without doing all the fact-checking.
     
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  3. dryzer

    dryzer Member Full Member

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  4. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Does matserchef have a forum? @Aydamn will be all over that telling us about Whytes Lemon Drizzle
     
  5. Twentyman

    Twentyman Get to bed you sleep dossers. Full Member

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    Come on mate, everyone knows Gordon Ramsey’s been ducking Whyte for years.
     
  6. Aydamn

    Aydamn Dillian Whyte #CLEARED like I said he would be Full Member

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    I like this comment, it's funny. Nice one son.
     
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  7. Smudge_

    Smudge_ No Vaseline Full Member

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    Whyte on Masterchef eh? Think of all the pudding jokes in store for @Jurgen
     


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