Joshua Buatsis bum carousel continues

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  1. Trafford

    Trafford Active Member Full Member

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    Really?? In what way. Hearn promotes one of the world champions at light heavyweight and has promoted various fighters to PPV level over the last decade
     
  2. iestyn999

    iestyn999 Member Full Member

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    yeh i was thinking thats the best fight and i can see Linus early win as well
     
  3. FP 2.0

    FP 2.0 Member Full Member

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    Doesn’t that tell you that boxrec rankings are pish
     
  4. anjawnaymiz

    anjawnaymiz Get outta my pub you slags!!! Full Member

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    no not really
     
  5. ClemFandango

    ClemFandango Member Full Member

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    Check for Richards on Matchrooms website, you can work out who Buatsi was supposed to be fighting on this card.
     
  6. Inglis_1

    Inglis_1 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    All the good LHWs fight in the US. Bivol jumps ship all the time, he's better off staying at top rank too. I know you work for Eddie but he doesnt have any power at LHW, and Josh Buatsi is not going to be some PPV star. The best thing he could do to get in some better fights is sign for Top Rank or Frank which would at least open the door to some bigger fights.
     
  7. Smudge_

    Smudge_ Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Bivol isn't with Top Rank.
     
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  8. ClemFandango

    ClemFandango Member Full Member

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    You realise who Buatsi's manager is? He aint signing with Warren.

    Whats happened with the stalling of his career has nothing to do with Hearn, its a combination of Buatsi being too cautious and injuries. He pulled out of 2 fights last year, one headlining, saying he wasnt 100%. When you have Joshua as your manager you can get away with that stuff.
     
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  9. Inglis_1

    Inglis_1 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Sorry I said that wrong, he should base himself there if he wants to make waves at LHW. There has been talk of him wanting to go down to SMW which would make sense to stay with Hearn if that was the case, but as it stands, Bivol is wasting his time with Hearn if he wants to be successful at LHW, similar to Crawford fighting at Top Rank where he's going nowhere as he should try and go to PBC.
     
  10. Inglis_1

    Inglis_1 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Well as it stands, his career will continue to make minimal progress. I'm yet to be convinced that he should stay with Hearn/AJ as you pointed out.
     
  11. PaddyGarcia

    PaddyGarcia Fan of Antichrist Marxism Full Member

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    I’ll judge the Povetkin-Whyte card when he’s finished. The other two cards announced absolutely stink on paper. Buatsi’s existence as an interesting fighter is fading rapidly.
     
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  12. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

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    I've long lost interest in him
    The stalling and watching him struggle with and cheap shot domestic opposition has turned me off

    However i know there's something there and i live in hope he sparks an interest once again

    And yes those cards are rotten
    Lets be honest British boxings boom period is over for now
    Talent wise anyway, at least until the talent that is coming through peaks
     
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  13. TBC-ASAP

    TBC-ASAP Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Similar odds to me having a 3 way with Queen Liz and Prince Phil
     
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  14. Surrix

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    Butasi should fight with boxers from top 50. Might be interesting to see.
     
  15. ZiggerZagger

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    Of course it was , No Easy Fights was the slogan for Fight Camp, you didn't expect Eddie to continue with it forever more did you ?