Joshua Buatsis bum carousel continues

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

  1. destruction

    destruction Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Mar 26, 2009
    I think that Richards superb performance against Bivol now puts him as number 2 in the UK. He performed better than Joe Smith Jr did against Bivol lets not forget, and Joe is now WBO world champion. Richards proved that when he is focused he isnt out of place at world level

    1. Johnson (clear number 1 at the moment)
    2. Richards (clear number 2 and has the potential to be number 1)
    3. Yarde (marginal 3, just above Arthur and I think he wins a rematch)
    4. Arthur
    5. Buatsi

    I think Buatsi is ridiculously over rated. I dont see where he gets this slick boxer reputation from when the likes of Ryan Ford are lighting him up like a Christmas Tree. I also dont see anything special in his punching power.
  2. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018
    **** poor. Obviously a pandemic doesn’t help but the “progression” of Buatsi isn’t what one expected.
  3. N17

    N17 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 16, 2013
    Buatsi is getting slaughtered for this.

    Pleasantly surprised that many of the Matchroom and Buatsi nuthuggers are even coming out pouring pee all over this.

    Buatsi is either packing glass or has other serious issues because this is shocking.

    Craig Richards fighting Bivol and Buatsi is fighting this? Embarrassing
  4. No idea

    No idea Member Full Member

    Mar 20, 2021
    This has to be one of the worst card this year. Not only boxing wise but there is not one decent personality to cause a bit of WWE antics like Hearn usually likes to help sell it.
    Snoozefest in and out of the ring, Adam smith and Sky having their pants pulled down 100% this week.
  5. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

    May 25, 2012
    Yeah its a weird one how they are handling Buatsi. We can only speculate but they clearly dont trust something about him at the moment.
  6. Journey Man

    Journey Man Journeyman always. Full Member

    Aug 22, 2009
    Bad bad card this week, for me the worst UK card of the year. Buatsi as stated throughout the thread fighting a career padding no mark.

    Tommy McCarthys opponent is tailor made for a KO loss as they try and build him into a domestic clash.

    De Carolis has not been a factor for over 5 years and an easy win for Lerrone.

    Dalton Smith has a decent little step up in Lee Appleyard but Lee has shown he can’t compete at that level just above English level, so if Dalton is as good as he looks it should be one sided.

    Gamal Yafai is boxing Jason Cunningham, who is a decent pro and works hard but I’d say he’s one level up from Appleyard, not quite British title level (will do well to ever win one) but if Gamal is Euro level then again, it’s a one side fight.

    If you put £10 on those 5 to win you’ll get £2.67 back.
  7. DirtyOldTown

    DirtyOldTown Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 24, 2016
    He's 28 now.

    Is he ever going to fight someone with a pulse?
  8. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018
    Yeah, Bolotniks. Ranked 3,5 and 6 with different alphabets and 11th worldwide on boxrec.

    This is a proper test.
  9. Inglis_1

    Inglis_1 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Aug 4, 2018
    Yeah this is a good fight. Bolotniks has improved a lot from when he started.
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  10. Driscoll Brothers

    Driscoll Brothers Fight camp baby banned Full Member

    Aug 14, 2021
    Lol Bolotniks is a good fighter. You should try watching him before you dismiss him
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  11. Snowy1989

    Snowy1989 Active Member banned Full Member

    Dec 22, 2015
  12. DirtyOldTown

    DirtyOldTown Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 24, 2016
    Bolotniks has no power and has lost a million times in a short career.
  13. Oneirokritis

    Oneirokritis The Scourge of Stupid Idiots. Full Member

    Dec 18, 2015
    It doesn't seem like Eddie and Joshua will match Buatsi up against a big Light Heavyweight who can punch anytime soon.

    Maybe they know something we don't.
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  14. UnleashtheFURY

    UnleashtheFURY I've had so much sex during lockdown Full Member

    Sep 29, 2012
    If Bolotniks had power Buatsi would have been in trouble. Not buying the hype at all with this guy.
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  15. Mitch87

    Mitch87 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 29, 2018
    Bolotniks has no power? Did people not see the Ward fight?

    Half this forum were picking Bolotniks to win and now Buatsi beaten him, he's apparently a poor fighter now?