Great KO! Good to see Povetkin...

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  1. BEATDOWNZ

    BEATDOWNZ Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Still taking names.

    Wonder what's next for him? I'd like to see him fight Parker. That's a good fight.

    Best KO of the year, I'd say. Whyte got felled... hard! Serves Whyte right for cherry picking. He's done now.

    Hopefully this is the end of Whyte being a PPV entity.
     
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  2. londonboxingess

    londonboxingess Active Member Full Member

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    Be a rematch, it's the big money fight for both, Hearn would've had a clause and we can get the

    Adam Smith "oh this is all about the redemption for the body snatcher to show he is a world-level operator"
     
  3. BEATDOWNZ

    BEATDOWNZ Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Pointless, IMHO. How do you "redeem" yourself from a KO like that? Both men should move on...
     
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  4. Twentyman

    Twentyman John Fury’s nut sack.... Full Member

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    Povetkin should retire. Had an excellent career. Let’s all be honest, we were shocked by the state of him tonight. Completely utterly shot. I don’t want to see him getting starched in a rematch with Whyte.
     
  5. Belfast

    Belfast Member Full Member

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    Luckily the extra juice helped him pull it off
     
  6. Wass1985

    Wass1985 Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    No it didn't, he was sparked out bud.....
     
  7. tee_birch

    tee_birch Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Would love it if he did as he is a shell of who he once was. That said, won’t begrudge him another payday.
     
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  8. Special one

    Special one Active Member Full Member

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    Uncle Eddie has the rematch locked in for Whyte. Rematch is 50/50 and will sell well.
     
  9. Robney

    Robney ᴻᴼ ᴸᴼᴻᴳᴲᴿ ᴲ۷ᴵᴸ Full Member

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    We're getting a rematch, and I really hope Povetkin knocks him again. Although, seeing the state of him last night I don't think he has much left in him.

    Povetkin does have one of the best KO reels available though. Boswell, Wawrzyk, Charr, Takam, Perez, Duhaupas, Price and now Whyte were all year top20 highlight ones.
     
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  10. DirtyOldTown

    DirtyOldTown Well-Known Member Full Member

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    REVENGE OR REPEAT.

    You won't want to miss this one, Conor Benn, Katie Taylor and Buatsi will all feature fighting bums and we've a WBC inter-area global interim cornflakes belt up for grabs.
     
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  11. delboy82

    delboy82 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Quite easily, win rematch, get reinstated as wbc mando. Its really that easy foe him to bounce back
     
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  12. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg @excelsioroptimum Full Member

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    Respect for Povetkin. A former European, World and Olympic gold medalist as an amateur. The former WBA (regular) world champion probably has the best CV in the division. Wins over Whyte, H Fury, Price, Hammer, Rudenko, Dahaupus, Wach, Takam, Wawrzyk, Charr, Rahman, Huck, Chagaev, Byrd, Donald and a draw with Hunter. The man has never fluctuated more than 12lbs his entire career which for a heavyweight is incredible. He’s 41 next month, shot to pieces but what a pro!!!
     
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    Skyver Active Member Full Member

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    The last time I replayed a shot this much was John mcginn's magnificent volley against Sheffield weds.

    Got to take your hat off to povetkin he's a class act.
     
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  14. BitPlayerVesti

    BitPlayerVesti Boxingoholican Full Member

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    Hearn is already writing the scorecards
     
  15. Safin

    Safin Active Member Full Member

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    Thank god you're not a boxer. What a ****ty, defeatist attitude.

    It's April 2001. Hasim Rahman has just knocked Lennox Lewis out.

    "How can Lennox Lewis "redeem" himself after a knockout like that?", he says, with the pointless disclaimer of "IMHO".

    Cue the Oh...but Lennox Lewis is a much better boxer, so he can comeback from being knocked spark out by a man who was destroyed by Oleg Maskaev.

    Whatever fits your agenda.