Inoue

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  1. kevinreid001

    kevinreid001 Punchdrunk101 Full Member

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    Bit random but just rewatched his fight with donaire absolutely class fight. The guy is
    Elite level up there with fury,usyk and canelo for me ,
    The fight had everything drama swings back forth and top level ability. Seems been a bit quite on the news any idea on his next fight or if plans move up weight?
     
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  2. ryanm8655

    ryanm8655 Boxing Addict Full Member

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    That was a great fight, even if donaire was past his best. Great to watch.

    Has a fight in December apparently.
     
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  3. kevinreid001

    kevinreid001 Punchdrunk101 Full Member

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    Think it showed just how good donaire actually was at one point and at that stage to really give inoue a run for his money and hurt him at stages was amazing ,also a class act outside ring . Tris Dixon has a good podcast with him if you haven't heard it mate
     
  4. Skyver

    Skyver Active Member Full Member

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    Fury? He's nowhere near a p4p list on merit.
     
  5. Brixton Bomber

    Brixton Bomber Obsessed with Boxing banned Full Member

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    Yeah, hard not to think that Donaire would have had him had he been in his pomp.
     
  6. Thefatprinceofwincobank

    Thefatprinceofwincobank New Member Full Member

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    He’s probably my favourite boxer out there just now.

    To have such power at the average weight of a ten year old is incredible.

    Pulverised a very capable Jamie McDonnell inside 2 minutes a few years ago and it was a proper what the hell have I just seen sort of moment!
     
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    One of my favourite fighters and comfortably top 3 P4P at the minute IMO.
     
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  8. Sonny1

    Sonny1 Active Member Full Member

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    He wasn’t capable, he was very concerningly dead at the weight, he was wobbling as he walked to ring. I doubt he earned more than 200k for that fight either which is even more grim.
     
  9. kojak

    kojak Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Inoue uses winning gloves also, the most comfortable padded gloves you can have as a pro. Imagine if he used a punchers glove!

    Makes his power even more incredible to be honest.
     
  10. Ken Ashcroft

    Ken Ashcroft Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Great news .Someone like him should be fighting 3 or 4 time a year.
     
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  11. DoubleG95Fanatic

    DoubleG95Fanatic New Member Full Member

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    One of the most relaxed boxers I’ve seen when he gets in the ring, hardly breaks a sweat.
    Still remember when he blitzed McDonnell and then went KOd Payano with a sweet one-two, the first punches he landed with.
     
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  12. Thefatprinceofwincobank

    Thefatprinceofwincobank New Member Full Member

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    I meant capable in terms of ability but you’re right that the weight was a massive issue for him.

    He apparently rehydrated something silly like a stone from weigh in to the night of the fight.

    I saw him walking through the Debenhams in doncaster frenchgate centre about 4 years ago and he’s absolutely tiny. Not in terms of height but he has the natural physique of a woman in her late teens. He’d look fantastic in a tight fitting dress and some heels.
     
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  13. Taz B

    Taz B New Member banned Full Member

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    Inoue's a beast. Would like to see him fight over here sometime.
     
  14. DramaShow

    DramaShow 17 Full Member

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    He already fought in Scotland against Rodriguez during the WBSS.