Fury v Whyte

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by nurological, Oct 12, 2021.

  1. grantsorenson

    grantsorenson New Member Full Member

    Jul 21, 2021
    Agreed. Whyte is one of the most overrated fighters in the game.
  2. ButeTheBeast

    ButeTheBeast Well-Known Member Full Member

    May 27, 2012
    Eddie won't be involved in the promotion IMO.

    If the fight happens, it will be on Fury's terms and presumably BT Sport & ESPN.

    However, I can see Matchroom and Whyte trying to get this to purse bids, but I think that would result in Fury vacating.
  3. Sonny1

    Sonny1 Active Member Full Member

    Mar 11, 2013
    Let’s hope he does lose, because he is poor and basically just a lump that the heavyweights of the last great era, Lewis, Holyfield,Tyson, Bowe, wouldn’t have even used for sparring.

    It amazes me people pay to watch him.
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  4. Sonny1

    Sonny1 Active Member Full Member

    Mar 11, 2013
    Completely agree and I thought he lost the first Chisora fight by a good couple of rounds.
  5. Sonny1

    Sonny1 Active Member Full Member

    Mar 11, 2013
    He won’t vacate the WBC belt, not after the praise he has given them all week. They with prob make him franchise champion anyway now.
  6. Journey Man

    Journey Man Journeyman always. Full Member

    Aug 22, 2009
    Whyte vs Wallin is certainly no gimme - the super swede is a live dog in this one.
  7. First Round KO

    First Round KO Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 14, 2013
    I think Fury plays with Whyte, lets it go a few rounds before knocking him out at will.
  8. Mitch87

    Mitch87 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 29, 2018

    Fury bottling a potential fight against Whyte.

    Well I'm shocked I tell you! SHOCKED!...Well not that shocked.
  9. aaaaa

    aaaaa Ash Full Member

    Dec 19, 2020
    If they fight next, who wins? Curious to see who you think.

    I'm not talking about resumes either or 'Fury hasn't fought this and that person since coming back', just a winner.
  10. Furious

    Furious Well-Known Member Full Member

    Nov 2, 2017
    I wouldn't take much notice of what Fury says. We all know he's inconsistent. He says himself he's on a downer after a fight and probably feels a bit overwhelmed given his mental state.

    I'm sure in a couple of weeks he'll do a long sit down with IFL and the answers will be more interesting.
  11. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Nov 24, 2005
    How do you possibly interpret his statement as "bottling a potential fight against Whyte" ?

    He just came out of quite a hard fight, took some very hard punches (ones that would ruin a man like Whyte, btw) and isn't in the mood to start committing to building up the next one.

    You really hate the guy, it's hilarious.
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  12. Furious

    Furious Well-Known Member Full Member

    Nov 2, 2017
    I notice this is a Gareth A Davies interview.

    I appreciate he's doing his job as a reporter, but in defence of his questions on Sunday morning he cited his close friendship with Fury and how he was in contact during the height of his mental health issues.

    If he's so close to Fury, he'll know that he's at his most fragile mentally in the immediate aftermath of a fight - as Fury (a bi-polar sufferer) has said himself. Why then is he doing an interview in that time period? Why not just give him some space?

    If he is the friend of Fury's he claims, that's what he'd do. He gets some stick but Kugan (another friend of Fury's) hasn't done anything too big with him yet as he understands the need to give him some space.

    Poor form from Gareth again IMO.
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  13. themaster999

    themaster999 Active Member Full Member

    Oct 7, 2015
    The same Whyte who had a lovely little nap in his promoters back garden after a pensioner, years past his sell by date, made him look silly ?

    You still on about that Whyte ?
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  14. Work the body

    Work the body Well-Known Member Full Member

    Apr 5, 2015
    Don’t matter if you think Fury-Whyte is competitive or not he is the mandatory challenger. Either fight or relinquish the belt.
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  15. Sonny1

    Sonny1 Active Member Full Member

    Mar 11, 2013
    Don’t rise to the **** mate