July is STACKED: Ortiz Jr vs Stanionis, Fulton vs Inoue, Crawford vs Spence

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  1. Flo_Raiden

    Flo_Raiden Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Oct 12, 2010
    July is looking to be very promising, with 2 big fights happening on the same week. It's not often you get 3 highly anticipated fights between undefeated fighters set in the same month. They all have a possibility of being either highly competitive or one sided with a likelihood of a KO.

    Which one are you looking forward to the most?
    Last edited: May 26, 2023
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  2. mono

    mono Well-Known Member Full Member

    May 31, 2013
  3. columbo

    columbo New Member Full Member

    Apr 21, 2023
  4. JOKER

    JOKER Raiden's Big Papi Full Member

    Dec 18, 2019
    7/25 Inoue-Fulton
    7/29 Spence-Crawford

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  5. Rollin

    Rollin Well-Known Member banned Full Member

    Nov 17, 2021

    Also Jared Anderson vs Zhan Kossobutskiy.
  6. Flo_Raiden

    Flo_Raiden Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Oct 12, 2010
    Damn I forgot about that one. 4 good fights involving undefeated fighters within a month. July is going to be insane.

    July 1
    Jared Anderson (14-0, 14 KOs) vs Zhan Kossobutskiy (19-0, 18 KOs)

    July 8
    Vergil Ortiz Jr (19-0, 19 KOs) vs Eimantos Stanionis (14-0, 9 KOs)

    July 25
    Stephen Fulton (21-0, 8 KOs) vs Naoya Inoue (24-0, 21 KOs)

    July 29
    Terence Crawford (39-0, 30 KOs) vs Errol Spence Jr (28-0, 22 KOs)
  7. drenlou

    drenlou You Wanna Get Nutts, Cmon, Lets get Nutts! Full Member

    Jan 22, 2015
    Spence-Crawford and Inoue-Fulton in the same week? Holy moly donut shop!
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  8. Serge

    Serge Ginger Dracula Staff Member

    Jul 21, 2009
    Ortiz vs Stan stylistically as it should be a barn burner

    Always love watching the murderous punching laser precision Japanese leprechaun Inoue do his thing but I'm really hoping to see Fulton get robbed in that one and then denied a rematch. Sadly I don't think Inoue would ever do something like that though.

    Best case scenario is Fulton gets robbed in the first fight, Inoue makes him come back over to Japan for the rematch and the JBC appoint Toshio Sugiyama as the ref and Kazutoshi Yoshida, Suehiro Tsuchiya, and Toshio Sugiyama as the judges and Fulton gets KTFO due to having to take more risks and fighting more aggressively to try and take it out of the judge's hands so they don't rob him again.

    And if Inoue wants to whip his little sushi out and have a little tinkle on him after laying him out I'm certainly not the one who will be filing a complaint with the JCB about it. Nothing against Fulton personally at all as he seems like a good guy, but that's how I wanna see it play out and there ain't nothing wrong with that.

    I've lost a lot of interest in seeing Crawford vs Spence given how long they dragged it all out and were playing the barking dogs either side of the gate game with each other. It will still be intriguing to watch despite that though.
  9. Willie Maeket

    Willie Maeket Everyone has a plan till they get punched Full Member

    Jun 22, 2015
    Are they all PPV?
    Its summer and my wallet can't take it.
  10. JOKER

    JOKER Raiden's Big Papi Full Member

    Dec 18, 2019
    Funnily enough, the free Inoue-Fulton is the one fight that is actually worth the cost of PPV.
  11. AwardedSteak863

    AwardedSteak863 Boxing Addict Full Member

    Aug 16, 2018
    Ortiz vs Stanionis is the best matchup and on paper a can't miss war.

    Inoue/fulton is a close second

    Spence Vs Crawford has lost a lot of sizzle but still a can't miss fight.
  12. JOKER

    JOKER Raiden's Big Papi Full Member

    Dec 18, 2019

    Inoue and Fulton are both more skilled than Ortiz and Stanionis.
  13. Alo2006

    Alo2006 R.I.P Sean Taylor Full Member

    Jun 28, 2006
    Spence vs Crawford
  14. WhataRock

    WhataRock Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jul 29, 2004
  15. sasto

    sasto Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Aug 5, 2020
    Remember when boxing wasn't back? Feels like a long time ago now.
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