Jeff Horn is thinking about retirement.

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Nopporn, Sep 21, 2020.

  1. Nopporn

    Nopporn Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 4, 2007
    His wife and his family is asking him to change his career since they can't stand to watch him being hurt in the ring anymore. Horn has no future in boxing right now. Good bye and good luck Horn.
    Last edited: Sep 21, 2020
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  2. Aussie Invader

    Aussie Invader Boxing Addict banned Full Member

    Jan 5, 2017
    hope he does retire.
    his defence is gatti-esque.
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  3. WhataRock

    WhataRock Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jul 29, 2004
    Put on that tweed jacket Jeff old son and leave boxing behind.
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  4. MidniteProwler

    MidniteProwler Fab 4 Full Member

    Sep 19, 2012
    Please don't retire Jeff I would like to see you take a few more beatings.
  5. Nopporn

    Nopporn Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 4, 2007
    I think that Horn has already taken enough in his last fight against Tszyu.
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  6. Kiwi_in_America

    Kiwi_in_America The Tuaminator Full Member

    Oct 19, 2006
    To come from nowhere and beat Pacman was huge

    Hope he has his winnings saved well...
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  7. PaddyGarcia

    PaddyGarcia Trivial Annoyance Gold Medalist Full Member

    Feb 13, 2014
    He looked pretty done last time out. He’s already achieved a fair bit. No harm in bowing out now
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  8. RB1702

    RB1702 Well-Known Member Full Member

    May 7, 2020
    He should retire he’s shot to bits and is only gonna take more punishment and lose more brain cells.
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  9. seansanashee

    seansanashee Boxing Addict Full Member

    Nov 27, 2010
    He achieved well beyond what he could have ever dreamed of. He should retire a happy man.
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  10. Sandman_

    Sandman_ Undisputed Full Member

    Feb 20, 2009
    Horndog is currently sitting on two miracles - the fight with Manny (just getting the fight, not winning it) & winning his rematch with Michael Zerafa after being 30-seconds away from being stopped himself. There's strong incentive for him to try for a third.

    If Horndog were to achieve a third miracle, he would qualify for Sainthood.
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  11. Wasteman

    Wasteman Certified Wasteman (Confirmed) Full Member

    Jul 17, 2018
    I don't think Jeff's as shot as some are suggesting. I don't think he was ever anything that special to begin with, certainly not an elite talent anyway, so when you put him in the ring with a quality opponent with fair reffing and judging, he's going to come up short and look lackluster by comparison nine times out of ten. He's been badly exposed in other words and probably should consider retiring for the sake of his longevity, that is unless he's happy with being a gatekeeper because it's evident that's his ceiling.
  12. UnleashtheFURY

    UnleashtheFURY I've had so much sex during lockdown Full Member

    Sep 29, 2012
    Would love to see him in with Daniel Lewis next.
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  13. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 Prayed for Shadow,Waste of time,Still a nincompoop Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Edited for you
  14. Deew

    Deew Active Member Full Member

    May 4, 2009
    Well put, but a world level gatekeeper in Australia can earn career high paydays well past any sign of his best.

    Even if he retires, he will have a few big all Aussie shows in his next years, I'd nearly wager.
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  15. MidniteProwler

    MidniteProwler Fab 4 Full Member

    Sep 19, 2012
    Yeah that would be good but he owes Zerafa a third fight after they did him dirty in the rematch.
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