Saunders "We got a issue with the ring"

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Tyson Fury Goat, May 3, 2021.



  1. kevin-novice

    kevin-novice Active Member banned Full Member

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    Sorry if a silly question but don't all rings have to be the same size??

    With the exception of training rings etc.
     
  2. write_mem

    write_mem Member Full Member

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    no they dont. They have to be within a specific range depending on location and commision.

    A bit like a football field also has to be within a range of width. if you think back to the days when Arsenal had a very narrow pitch at Highbury and Man utd had (still has) a wide pitch at old trafford. A team can then play this to their advantage.

    Canelo wants a narrower ring so he can cut down someone who might be thinking of doing a lot of jabbing and moving to tire him out, not that Saunders will do that, to give away that tactic he'd have to have a hissy fit over the size of the ring being too small.....oh wait.
     
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  3. KermitTheFrog

    KermitTheFrog The people doing the banning are idiots Full Member

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    Unless someone’s willing to pay me a decent amount of money there is zero chance of me sitting through that snoozefest again!
     
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  4. Journey Man

    Journey Man Journeyman always. Full Member

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    Jim Watt used to do this really annoying thing when a British fighter boxed abroad on Sky he would score it “how he thinks the judges are scoring.” He scored Haye vs Valuev for Valuev but kept saying “This isnt what I think this is what I think the judges will have it” then had egg on his face when it was scored fairly in the end.
     
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