Prograis is easy work for Josh Taylor

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  1. cleglue1

    cleglue1 Active Member Full Member

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    Yea just like Flanigan was a proper skilled boxer.
     
  2. northpaw

    northpaw Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    I like Prograis a lot, I have concern about him against Taylor. I think he wins but Taylor is very, very solid. This is a high risk fight for both Prograis and Taylor, not easy work for either
     
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  3. Amazing one

    Amazing one Active Member Full Member

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    Not close to comparable.

    Prograis can box though, a little under the radar but he gave Abel Ramos, Flanagan & Relikh boxing lessons. Ramos is generally in wars but Prograis controlled him very well.

    But those guys aren't Taylor either.
     
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  4. Amazing one

    Amazing one Active Member Full Member

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    Great fight. It's the most excited I've been a while for a fight. Styles mesh well, it'll be technical, tactical & a war in one.
     
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  5. Amazing one

    Amazing one Active Member Full Member

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    Very underrated in terms of actual skills. He can box.
     
  6. DoubleJab666

    DoubleJab666 October 31st, 2019 Full Member

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    No one who has ever watched Flanagan fight would have called him a skilled boxer, or compared him to Taylor...
     
  7. Bridie mcmahon

    Bridie mcmahon Active Member Full Member

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    You know it's a proper fight when there's genuine interest on both sides of the Atlantic.
     
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  8. sid

    sid Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Prograis & Taylor a great fight looking forward to this one.
     
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  9. lepinthehood

    lepinthehood Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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  10. LitoCandela

    LitoCandela Active Member Full Member

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    Im not a fan of Prograis and not really sold on him yet.
    Taylor on the other hand is a natural.
    Skills pay the bills my friends.
     
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  11. Mitch87

    Mitch87 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    For me its a 50/50 and the winner goes into the top 10 P4P.
     
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  12. Raybans

    Raybans Pro Gamboa Full Member

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    Yeh me too; totally stoked this fight got made in the end. Awesome match up. I’m picking Taylor but it wouldn’t surprise me in the slightest if the super confident Prograis gets the win by showing another level.
     
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  13. maac

    maac Member Full Member

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    Analogy: Taylor is to 140 what Smith is to 168. (perhaps ?)
     
  14. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Rangers FC booted Full Member

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    Flanagan was relatively feather fisted at LW let alone SLW...

    Taylor is levels above anyway. I have this down as a 50/50, maybe a 60/40 for Taylor with the fight in the UK but Regis has never boxed anyone like Taylor and the same goes for Josh, even though he has faced the better opposition.
     
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  15. It's Ovah

    It's Ovah Left hook, right hook, uppercut combination Full Member

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    Not a ludicrous assertion actually.
     


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