Joe Joyce vs Dillian Whyte

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  1. Aydamn

    Aydamn Change of mind Full Member

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    Good scrap but Jennings showed some pop on him when he had Joyce hurt from the first round with a body shot making Joyce wince and cover up.... and then an overhand right making Joyce throw a war cry.

    Also props to Rivas on his win over Jennings showing he’s the real deal for his upcoming bout with Whyte


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  2. Inglis_1

    Inglis_1 Active Member Full Member

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    Even matchup imo but I slightly lean towards Joyce due to his workrate and stamina. As we saw though, Joyce got badly hurt to the body early on against Jennings and Whyte is very good at going to the body. Joyce to either stop Whyte very late or win a close decision.

    I'd go 55-45 in favour of Joyce but Whyte winning wouldn't be a suprise if they ever fought. Whyte's heart can't be questioned he has loads of it even if I do think he falls short against most of the top tier.
     
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  3. chico g

    chico g Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Joyce looked a little vulnerable against Jennings, who isn't known to be a power puncher. I don't think Joyce should come in below 260 again. He looked significantly weaker at 256lb, and looked drained against Jennings. He's a big unit, he needs that added strength, because he's not known for a one hit type of guy. I do think Whyte stops Joyce, on that performance last night. The version that fought Stiverne and Ustinov, different story.
     
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  4. emallini

    emallini Boxing Junkie Full Member

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  5. gmurphy

    gmurphy Land of the corrupt, home of the robbery! Full Member

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    Joyce can only be hurt early, once the juggarnaut gets into hes rhythm theres no stopping him
     
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  6. George Crowcroft

    George Crowcroft Youngest Ezzard Charles Fan Ever Full Member

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  8. Mitch87

    Mitch87 Active Member Full Member

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    I would heavily favour Whyte in this matchup. Joyce lack of defence against Whyte's hook, plus that body shot from Jennings hurt him last night and Whyte's one of the best body punchers at HW.
     
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  9. Unforgiven

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  10. CST80

    CST80 The Mercurial Malcontent Staff Member

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    I'm sure this will thrill you Dillian..... oh, I meant @Aydamn. Silly me.:rolleyes:


    Whyte KO
     
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  11. Aydamn

    Aydamn Change of mind Full Member

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    Consider me thrilled
     
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  12. sid

    sid Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Whyte by KO Joyce is to slow for Dillian.
     
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  13. It's Ovah

    It's Ovah Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Whyte would bust up the arm waving boxercise mummy. Sharp jabs to snap Joyce's head back, brutal lefts and rights to the body to double Joyce up. Joyce might last the distance, but he won't enjoy the following morning.
     
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    alpo1 Active Member Full Member

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    joyce is in for a beating when he steps up.

    he's too slow and his "volume" is just pitter patter arm punches that get weaker and slower the longer it goes.
     
  15. 305th

    305th "Do me a favour" Full Member

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    Agreed, I wonder whether he's utterly burnt out and overtrained given his frankly mental schedule the last 12 months.

    He looked good at first using lateral movement and mixing the punch variety up, but it lasted like a round before he resorted to type.
     
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