Joshua Buatsis bum carousel continues

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by uppercut_to_the_body, Oct 8, 2018.

  1. NasalSpray

    NasalSpray Well-Known Member Full Member

    Oct 22, 2018
    Next fight for Buatsi is Marko Calic, 32 year old Croatian who looks like he's never fought anyone. Surprised Yarde didn't snatch this opponent.
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  2. Patrick Trueman

    Patrick Trueman New Member banned Full Member

    Jul 24, 2020
    Calic was a decent amateur, but yeah hes done nothing as a pro.
  3. Surrix

    Surrix Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 16, 2020
    He is ranked only in boxrec as #154th. Buatsi is 14# in boxrec + declared as top prospect.
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  4. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

    May 25, 2012
    Hearn can turn Bellew and Whyte into PPV attractions but can't seem to do anything with Buatsi??
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  5. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg @excelsioroptimum Full Member

    Apr 30, 2017
    Buatsi was sparring in my gym on Wednesday. I’ve no doubt he’ll win a world title, more power than most heavyweights.
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  6. anjawnaymiz

    anjawnaymiz Maybe eats big horse armer Londoner! Full Member

    Sep 6, 2008
    it’s a real experience training alongside a pro. I did with a few years ago and was amazed how good and fit they were
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  7. Surrix

    Surrix Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 16, 2020
    Buatsi fought some kind like 95/5 matchups, all easy fights walk in the park for him. Opponents low in ranking, even boxrec.
    Very easy fights, a lot of journeymans.
    He is Oly medalist, looks might be good prospect.
  8. destruction

    destruction Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Mar 26, 2009
    Buatsi has serious punch resistance issues.

    Has been moved painfully slowly. So slowly that even matchroom fc is getting a little bit suspicious about what is under the bonnet.

    We all remember how slowly and carefully a certain Amir Khan was moved until the notorious night he fought Prescott.

    Buatsi certainly isnt being prepared for any kind of level of opposition with his pro career so far, and suspicions now must be very high. Successful amateurs are usually moved along at a decent rate because they dont need the learning fights in the pros.
  9. Rub_a_Dub

    Rub_a_Dub New Member banned Full Member

    Sep 20, 2020
    Don't know who trains him but maybe Buatsi needs to go up to Sheffield for some Ingle Pringles
  10. ClemFandango

    ClemFandango Member Full Member

    Sep 13, 2018
    Joe Gallagher says Johnson is moving down to 168. I think its likely Buatsi will fight Mikhalkin on Joshua/Pulev, Buatsi says he'll be fighting twice this year.
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  11. JamieUK

    JamieUK New Member Full Member

    Sep 21, 2020
  12. Surrix

    Surrix Well-Known Member Full Member

    Sep 16, 2020
    It is not possible to tell, he had really easy nights in office with opponents, almost all below top100 and without decent power.
    Against these he looked damn impressive, he is also Oly medalist.
    Maybe he is very good, it is not possible to tell until he will have some not too old boxer from real top 50 in the ring.
  13. N17

    N17 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 16, 2013
    Didn't Hearn say in an interview this week that he wants to make Buatsi Vs Callum Johnson? I think he wants to make it for the European title.
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  14. Greb_Pep_Leonard

    Greb_Pep_Leonard SUPERIOR member banned Full Member

    Jan 26, 2021
    Wondering what bum Buatsi faces next.

    Callum Johnson would destroy this hypejob.
  15. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018
    Another new troll account pops up and he knows about a thread a couple years old? Interesting.
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