Here we go with Bob Arum... Wants to MARINATE Fury/Wilder with INTERM bouts then fight in SEP

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  1. El Chicano

    El Chicano Boxing Addict Full Member

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    SMh

    Get ready for Pulev vs Fury

    Wilder vs TBA

    Thanks Bob

    This fight needs no marinating

    Cmon Bob

    Now

    Fury = ESPN
    Wilder = SHOWTIME
    AJ = DAzn

    Now the fights way harder to make

    WoW
     
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  2. 305th

    305th Well-Known Member Full Member

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    He's obviously had a good chat with Barry "The Marinator" Hearn.
     
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  3. Bollywooden

    Bollywooden Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Pulev v Fury is a good fight, which means it won't happen.

    I don't blame Fury for an easier bout, he was dropped twice and almost ktfo'd in his last bout (despite clearly winning).

    Arum is a c-bomb though.
     
  4. smiffyinoz

    smiffyinoz Member Full Member

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    Just listened to Mike Costello's interview with Fury and Warren. They did some major back pedaling. When asked about Wilder v Fury rematch, Fury said he's already beaten him once and if it happens it happens. He just kept talking about the next 30 months and he's not bothered what opponents he faces.
     
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  5. The Ogdoad

    The Ogdoad Active Member Full Member

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    Arum picks and chooses when he wanta to marinate.
     
  6. Sandman_

    Sandman_ Lineal champ Full Member

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    Can't see Pulev in with Fury next. He's already a mandatory for Joshua but is high risk low reward for Fury (& Top Rank & ESPN).

    Bryant Jennings is more like it followed by Wilder in the second half of the year with a rematch clause in Fury's favour (it need not be an immediate rematch) which would basically cover off 4 of the 5 fight deal).

    If Fury were to lose to Wilder in his second fight he could still have him locked in for a rubber match in his fourth.

    Fury has signed with Top Rank / ESPN so he's not dictated to. As Lineal Champion, nor should he be.
     
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  7. 22JM

    22JM Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Arum destroying great fights as usual...
     
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  8. POTUS

    POTUS Future of This Industry Full Member

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    They want us to beg for the fights like always. Arum got his greedy claws in this were ****ed now. I expect Three Champions at heavyweight for many years to come
     
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  9. radupidu

    radupidu Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Smart move by Tyson. Should've come to America earlier

    How much did the 1st one sell ? 300k - 400k ? They can surely improve on that with ESPN now backing Fury
     
  10. IsaL

    IsaL Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Lets give Bob a chance. He may be able to promote it better. Possibly his last hurrah!
     
  11. Manfred

    Manfred Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Bob is not gonna let Fury run nothing but his mouth at Top Rank.
     
  12. madballster

    madballster Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    When on earth will he finally retire (Arum)?
     
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  13. vast

    vast Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Bob ain't got the time left on this earth to marinate anything,
     
  14. kirk

    kirk l l l Staff Member

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    Such crap.

    The fight needs no marination.

    If I didnt like both fighters and want to see this, Id hope the plan backfires ala what he did to the lopez vs gamboa matchup years ago.

    But hopefully they get these waste of time fights out the way and we can get a good rematch.
     
  15. PaddyGarcia

    PaddyGarcia #IrrationalGarcia Full Member

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    So annoying and not the least bit needed. Another fight each isn't going to make this any bigger, especially given the likelihood that Fury is in a stink fest
     
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