RIZIN 14: Kyōji Horiguchi vs Darrion Caldwell & Tenshin Nasukawa vs. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. RBR

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  1. thefightfan

    thefightfan Active Member Full Member

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  2. Wass1985

    Wass1985 Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    About as real as Santa Claus.......
     
  3. kobashi

    kobashi Well-Known Member Full Member

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    The size difference was ridiculous. Did they even have official weigh ins. Still think Rizin should have had nasukawa shoot on Floyd.
     
  4. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    That’s exactly how Fury-Joshua would go down. Fury laughing and smiling at Joshua throwing comedic jabs before knocking the bodybuilder spark out.
     
  5. Somachenko

    Somachenko The Matador Team Full Member

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    I don’t think anyone thought Floyd would viciously knock out Tenshin inside a round. That was a fairly ridiculous outcome and I’m not sure what the **** Rizin was thinking in retrospect. Floyd didn’t train for this at all, and looked it, and embarrassed an entire organization lol
     
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  6. pow

    pow Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Just goes to show the gulf between MMA striking and boxing. Tenshin didn't see that left coming and was completely scrambled. Now crying like a baby in the ring.
     
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  7. CutThroatFade

    CutThroatFade Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Just lmfao. You realise if they even attempted this, Leonard Ellerbe would storm the ring with knuckle dusters and beat the **** out of everyone. These Rizin guys are not stupid.
     
  8. kobashi

    kobashi Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Bad booking for sure. It was only worth the pay off if tenshin came out looking a star and that was only gonna happen if he went and and started throwing kicks.

    Feel sorry for the dude.
     
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  9. Somachenko

    Somachenko The Matador Team Full Member

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    Floyd didn’t even look that diminished skill wise, though it’s very hard to tell from this fight lol. He wasn’t that much slower than Tenshin. It was a total mismatch considering the size. I definitely feel for Tenshin, I’m pretty sure Rizin thought the worst that could happen was that he’d get schooled for 3 rounds and go home slightly embarrassed but without an obvious loss since no winner would be declared. But this turned into an absolute nightmare for everyone involved. Takeru and K1 are soaring high right now
     
  10. Wass1985

    Wass1985 Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Fcuk me get a grip will you all, the bout was clearly WWE material. If Froid was serious about fighting he would have had a proper bout.
     
  11. UnleashtheFURY

    UnleashtheFURY Moderator Staff Member

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    The guy weighs 20-30 lbs less than Void. Imagine Void vs. Dogboe in boxing. Same ****. This was always a farce. The chicken refused anything but boxing rules.
     
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  12. Work the body

    Work the body Well-Known Member Full Member

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    I see he brought Bayless over to ref lmao
     
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  13. The Akbar One

    The Akbar One Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    :lol:
     
  14. The Akbar One

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    I'd have liked to see him have the balls to take that $90 Mil to fight the kid in 4oz gloves in front of a small handful of businessmen and Yakuza. Floyd has no balls though. He was so much bigger, he could have probably knocked the kid out before he got kicked more than once.
     
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  15. IntentionalButt

    IntentionalButt Nash Equilibrium Debunker Staff Member

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    Yeah, it lent the proceedings that extra little touch of legitimacy and decorum...all that was missing was Michael Buffer.
     
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