Povetkin vs Hunter

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Scissors, Dec 3, 2019 at 7:19 AM.


Who and how?

This poll will close on Dec 9, 2019 at 7:19 AM.
  1. Povetkin KO

    16 vote(s)
    26.7%
  2. Povetkin points

    9 vote(s)
    15.0%
  3. Draw

    1 vote(s)
    1.7%
  4. Hunter KO

    5 vote(s)
    8.3%
  5. Hunter points

    29 vote(s)
    48.3%
  1. Scissors

    Scissors Ex British Forum Poster. Full Member

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    Can’t see a thread on this so please forgive me if there is one already.

    This is a great fight, very close one to call. How do you see it going?
     
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  2. Brixton Bomber

    Brixton Bomber Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Pov via KO for one last hurrah.

    Still want to see Pov/Chisora, just for the mesh of styles.
     
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  3. Big Ukrainian

    Big Ukrainian Boxing Junkie Full Member

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  4. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Sadly, at this point, Hunter on points. If Povetkin still has anything left in the tank, then he wins. But he's ooold.
     
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  5. Heavy_Hitter

    Heavy_Hitter Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Povetkin by UD. He is old, but he is a higher class fighter.
     
  6. BoJangles

    BoJangles Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Grandpa Povetkin by TKO or KO
     
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  7. Rilz

    Rilz Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Great fight. This is the most important night of Hunter's career, and Povetkin has to be looking at this as his last great chance. Should be no shortage of effort and determination in this one.
     
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  8. The Akbar One

    The Akbar One Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Povetkin is a bit slower than he once was, and a bit less athletic as well. Not sure if Hunter will fold mentally and become semi docile, allowing himself to get outworked, like he did against Usyk. Interesting fight though, and if Hunter is active, he should win.
     
  9. Carlton Cole

    Carlton Cole New Member Full Member

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    Most overrated man on the forum about to get a beat down from old Pov
     
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  10. UnleashtheFURY

    UnleashtheFURY Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Lean towards Hunter close decision. But he likes to open up and trade which gives Povetkin a chance at scoring a knockout here.
     
  11. madballster

    madballster Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Povetkin should handle this. UD or late TKO win for old, shot Pov.
     
  12. CST80

    CST80 The Mercurial Mephistophelean Malcontent Staff Member

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    I think he does the rugged inside game approach he took with Bakole and Ustinov matches, which is reminiscent of Marco Huck's style he fought Sasha with, only a far more polished version. If does that and does it effectively, I think he stops Povetkin mid to late.
     
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  13. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Bebop Boxer Full Member

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  14. Lesion of Doom

    Lesion of Doom Active Member Full Member

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    Hunter by UD, unless Povetkin is back on prime steroids. And he might be.
     
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  15. Crixus139

    Crixus139 Member Full Member

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    I was impressed with Pov against Hughie recently. I thought he was gassing after 4 but he wasn't - just his natural demeanor! Really looking fwd to this one. Have picked Pov via KO but we shall see.
     


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