Ruslan Provodnikov - Aaron Pryor or Ray Mancini

Discussion in 'Classic Boxing Forum' started by Indefatigable, Mar 22, 2021.

  1. Indefatigable

    Indefatigable Member Full Member

    Mar 6, 2021
    Ruslan against the Hawk & Boom Boom 15 rounders.
    I think he proves too viscious for Boom and stops him in 7 at 140.
    Against Pryor he loses by stoppage in an absolutely ferocious fight of the year war.
  2. Indefatigable

    Indefatigable Member Full Member

    Mar 6, 2021
  3. Scott Cork

    Scott Cork Member Full Member

    Feb 3, 2021
    He goes the distance with both. Atg chin.
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  4. SheenLantern

    SheenLantern Member Full Member

    Jan 13, 2016
    Absolutely no chance he goes 15 with Pryor. Either the ref or his corner would stop it long before.
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  5. Reinhardt

    Reinhardt Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 4, 2016
    He goes the distance with Pryor he'll get hit with 1,200 punches
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  6. Jpreisser

    Jpreisser Active Member Full Member

    Jan 29, 2015
    Pryor stops him. Too much skill. Mancini outboxes him to win a clear decision, though Provodnikov has moments along the way.
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  7. escudo

    escudo Boxing Addict Full Member

    May 13, 2014
    Both those guys were a level better than Provodnikov and hit a hit a hell of a lot harder than Tim Bradley. Ray Mancini decisions him in a war.
    Pryor literally runs circles around him and burys him in volume. Probably stops him.
  8. Xplosive

    Xplosive Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 23, 2008
    I seriously doubt Provo goes the distance with Pryor.

    The Hawk would completely destroy his face. I think he gets stopped, after Aaron turns him into a swollen, bloody mess.
  9. Moggy94

    Moggy94 Member Full Member

    Mar 25, 2021
    I feel like people are saying Provodkinov gets stopped to put over Aaron Pryor's greatness but Prov had one of the best chins ever in the lighter weights, did he ever get knocked down? People did go the final bell with Pryor and the only way Provodkinov gets stopped would be more likely to cuts than being dropped.