Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán vs. William Joseph Saunders/Elwin Soto Castro v. Katsunari Takayama RBR

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  1. Boon

    Boon Boxing Addict Full Member

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    I REALLY feel like bypassing the word filter and stating my ill feelings toward this disgusting robbery.

    Screw the main event, I am legit outraged at this BS. Soto was gassed out, missing like a drunk. He's trash and he's gonna get his comeuppance as soon as he fights someone who is not 37 years old and 5 years out of the ring.

    Screw this.
     
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  2. PIPO23

    PIPO23 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Soto punches couldn't put Taka down. BS stoppage! he wants to go out like a Samurai!
     
  3. cuchulain

    cuchulain Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    The worst referee in history makes the worst stoppage in history !


    Texas is a boxing disgrace.

    The fact that that moron Cole , after all his shenanigans and incompetence, still has a job, makes Texas a boxing backwater.

    Fighters should just refuse to fight in the state.
     
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  4. Above Deck

    Above Deck Boxing Addict Full Member

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    He was taking a lot of shots. “One of the worst stoppages I’ve seen in a while” is an absurd statement. I see worst stoppages on every UK card I watch.
     
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  5. pincai

    pincai The Indonesian Thin Man Full Member

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    It’s not the first time.. Lawrence Cole is the worst referee of all time.. I actually think he is corrupt!!
     
  6. effigy

    effigy Member Full Member

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    If you want a perfect summation of how messed up boxing is just take a look at this card.

    Fight 1: Quit job
    Fight 2: A judge giving 7 rounds to Conway
    Fight 3: Fight stopped for no reason

    The biggest event this year for boxing, and not one fight free of bs.
     
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  7. mirkofilipovic

    mirkofilipovic ESB Management Full Member

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    Please bypass the word filter
     
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  8. timeout

    timeout Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    He better not be referring the main event.

    that's all i am saying.

    I want Billy joe knocked out good and proper.
     
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  9. Dementia Pugulistica

    Dementia Pugulistica Active Member Full Member

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  10. Boxingfan2

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    There was nothing compassionate about that stoppage, preventing a veteran champion making his last stand from having a chance at the victory!

    I had Soto ahead but Takayama landing these short body shots inbetween the wide shots by Soto inside along with the fast pace he set were definitely troubling Soto and I would have liked to see how this would have played out
     
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  11. Col Mortimer

    Col Mortimer The question isn't indiscreet.The answer could be Full Member

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    TAK's a pocket rocket with a juggernaught chin

    Oozes dignity and class.
     
  12. Darxide

    Darxide Active Member Full Member

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    I can't see how BJS can win this unless he KO's Canelo.. based on judging and ref. I am still picking Canelo.. but.. let's be honest here.. BJS really has it all to do to get the nod here.
     
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  13. IntentionalButt

    IntentionalButt Can't spell Peep's Repub w/o Peru, @mirkofilipovic Full Member

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    No, it'll be Mark Calo-oy.

    Good ref. He appropriately deducted points from Jaime Munguía (versus Spike O'Sullivan) and Tevin Farmer (versus Guillame Frenois) after giving them fair warnings for low blows first.
     
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  14. Seamus

    Seamus Devotee of the Little Red Book Full Member

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    This has been an atrociously reffed card. The Long Count in the previous bout and now this BS stoppage.
     
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  15. sniffmybadger

    sniffmybadger Handsome Beef Cake Full Member

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    Bad stoppage. I hope they give BJS a better chance than that