Josh Taylor

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Carlton Cole, Apr 2, 2021.

  1. DramaShow

    DramaShow Member Full Member

    Dec 22, 2020
    Taylor hasn't been as active. He might also get unlucky with the scorecards.

    I hope I am wrong though. I'd love to see Taylor win and fight Lopez or move up to 147 and fight Crawford.
  2. Skyver

    Skyver Active Member Full Member

    Apr 29, 2015
    What a pile of still rimming Eubanks sheriff's badge?
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  3. BoxingABC1

    BoxingABC1 5x WBK Champ Full Member

    Sep 21, 2016
    I will guarantee you he beats Tank, Garcia & Stevenson, they are just common sense.

    Likely beats Haney, probably Loma on size, and Lopez would be toughest
  4. Holler

    Holler Doesn't appear to be a paid matchroom PR shill Full Member

    Mar 12, 2018
    Generally a good big'un beats a good little'un. I think Taylor has already proven himself good.

    I agree about not looking past Ramirez though, that's common sense.
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  5. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

    May 25, 2012
    You are very much the wiseman of this forum. Never a bad post.
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  6. moog

    moog Boxing Addict Full Member

    Mar 12, 2012
    Not saying now, I am saying after Ramirez (if Taylor wins as I think) then Catterall. I agree I think he beats him too.
  7. moog

    moog Boxing Addict Full Member

    Mar 12, 2012
    I would fancy Taylor to beat them all. Would def beat Loma, size and strength difference would be mental.
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  8. micker1

    micker1 Member Full Member

    May 31, 2010
    If Taylor beats ramirez, I thought he might move up. Staying around for a mandatory against Catterall is a bit of a waste of time.

    If he does hang around for Catterall then it has to be Lopez next or move up.
  9. Donald Donaldson

    Donald Donaldson Member Full Member

    Oct 1, 2020
    I think Josh has said several times he would have at least one fight after (potentially) unifying all the belts at 140, and that fight will be vs Jack Catterall. It may have something to do with Jack agreeing to step aside, without which the Ramirez fight would not be happening in May anyway. Josh has said he wants to fight him, and have a big domestic fight in Scotland late 2021 hopefully with crowds.

    It's a good move, and a very good fight as it goes.

    As for Garcia/Tank/Loma/Haney/Benn/Lopez- on current form and that's all we can go on really, I would back Josh to beat nearly everyone out of that list. Lopez would be the only one I would hesitate to pick Josh over, and even then it's a 50-50.

    I think his biggest problems come fighting guys at the weight above, not fighters coming up from weights below, some of who are arguably untested at their natural weight let alone beyond it.
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  10. Gregor1987

    Gregor1987 Active Member Full Member

    Mar 14, 2011
    Do we have any idea yet how this fight will be shown in the UK? His last fight was on BT.