Josh Taylor.

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Skyver, Nov 19, 2021.

  1. LeavemealoneKoooogs

    LeavemealoneKoooogs Member Full Member

    Apr 30, 2021
    As a jock, I've heard jock plenty over the years but never once have I heard anyone call us scotch. Not even Americans when they're giving it the old I am 1/38 twice removed step-Scottish.

    As for Taylor, he's just been on the wrong networks so far in terms of getting the causal support. Prograis fight felt like the beginning of something new for him but it didn't pan out that way. Time will tell. I'm a fan but I can see why folk might be put off by him especially in fight week.
  2. Tomatron

    Tomatron Member Full Member

    Jul 26, 2021
    Must be a location thing I’m from Newcastle, and there is a guy who drinks in the bar and he’s even called Scotch Jack.

    Back to Taylor, looking forward to seeing him against Jack, be interesting to see if Taylor can become a draw and a face of British boxing, God knows we need someone at the moment after Joshua loosing.
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  3. jimmyonebomb

    jimmyonebomb Member Full Member

    Dec 5, 2010
    Why how does he behave? I’ve only saw him coming across chilled, respectful etc
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  4. kevinreid001

    kevinreid001 Punchdrunk101 Full Member

    Nov 1, 2012
    typical Scottish lol. Might be wrong but is this the guy worships Derek chisora lol talk about bullies. Pot kettle black. Least josh is world class
  5. Jurgen

    Jurgen Pay Per Pudding Advisor Full Member

    Sep 30, 2016
    We have Tyson Luke Fury
  6. Cecil

    Cecil Boxing Addict Full Member

    Mar 22, 2015
    Just out of interest, how revered is he in his own country?
    Is he even a national superstar up there?
  7. wayne189

    wayne189 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 8, 2013
    Typical sweaty sock loves a fight and is miserable. All my jock friends complain about everything and love to fight
  8. Jason Gordon

    Jason Gordon Member Full Member

    Sep 26, 2021
    He is a beast. Boxing fans are just ***** and hate on fighters over anything.
  9. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018
    Never once seen Taylor get any criticism for his in ring ability. People may not like him outside the ring but everyone appreciates how good he is. I for one think he’s a bit of a tit hut if he was fighting Crawford tomorrow or another decent fighter I’d be one of the first ones with a ticket.
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  10. Skyver

    Skyver Active Member Full Member

    Apr 29, 2015
    Taylor is a spiteful in the ring and definitely a bit prickly out of it but I guarantee he would never ***** slap,throw furniture,or spit in opponents faces.certain people can do things like that get love for it and benefit their careers.others would be committing career suicide and be despised.
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  11. Brumsongs

    Brumsongs Member Full Member

    May 29, 2021
    Taylor is a class act.
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  12. Astro

    Astro Member Full Member

    Sep 29, 2021
    I agree. Let’s hope Sky Sports gets behind him and builds him up to be a huge star.
  13. kevinreid001

    kevinreid001 Punchdrunk101 Full Member

    Nov 1, 2012
    unfortunately not yet but being on sky sports (if they push him properly ) should make him appeal more casuals and more Interest in him

    The scary fact is he's accomplished alot very early and still many huge fights out for him
  14. EJC83

    EJC83 Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jan 20, 2019
    I like him and I get why he is the way he is. Great boxer, he's doing things that nobody else in the game is at the moment, it's crazy.
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  15. Jason Gordon

    Jason Gordon Member Full Member

    Sep 26, 2021
    Nobody knows him outside the ring. It's a load of bullocks.
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