Sergey Alexandrovich Kovalev vs. Saúl Álvarez Barragán & Ryan García vs. Romero Caingcoy Duno RBR

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  1. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Ridin' the rails... Full Member

    Jul 25, 2015
    I'm slightly annoyed, but I can't deny the mans talent.
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  2. From.Russia

    From.Russia Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 15, 2013
    If he knew 100% that he can give up half of the fight and KO Kovalev in later rounds, it means he a ****ing oracle. But i think he was just confident that he gonna win anyway cuz of judges. KO was just a mix of many factors.
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  3. JohnThomas1

    JohnThomas1 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Apr 27, 2005
    Well at least you're not running around making a fool of yourself lol
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  4. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Ridin' the rails... Full Member

    Jul 25, 2015
    That's a very good point.

    Still, the guy is the best fighter today IMO. Unfortunately.
  5. bandeedo

    bandeedo Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 19, 2007
    i agree. but, i believe canelo, in his mind, actually thought he was ahead on the cards. he sees the fight from a fighters point of view, hes the one backing kova up, hes the one landing the harder punches, hes the one setting the pace, hes the one forcing the clinches. why would he feel he was losing? to canelo, those timid taps on the gloves dont mean anything.
  6. OvidsExile

    OvidsExile Clean Your Room! Full Member

    Aug 28, 2012
    I still care. He ducked Golovkin for two years and the assholes at Ring just robbed Golovkin of his whole reign. Then they robbed him again and again when they finally fought. That **** rubs me raw.
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  7. OvidsExile

    OvidsExile Clean Your Room! Full Member

    Aug 28, 2012
    What does the compubox look like? It didn't look like a lot of shots landed for either fighter. With Taylor vs Chavez 1 Taylor was up about two hundred punches.
  8. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Ridin' the rails... Full Member

    Jul 25, 2015
    The GGG situation was a disgrace and people won't forget it, even with this victory and P4P 1 spot.
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  9. Zhuge Liang

    Zhuge Liang Active Member Full Member

    Jun 30, 2018
    Congratulations to Canelo. I knew he would win.

    Bring on Usyk.
  10. HerolGee

    HerolGee Obsessed with Boxing banned Full Member

    Sep 22, 2010
    Watching on youttube, this is a joy to watch!

    am up round 3, krusher is easily outboxing cansmelo and laughing at the ginger dwarf, canyelo is too scared to come out of the pekk-a-boo. His KO is imminent.

    thanks to whoever uploaded this wonderstuff.
  11. Ph33rknot

    Ph33rknot El gran campeón Mexicano Full Member

    Mar 5, 2012
    True but most people counted about 1000 for kov
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  12. drenlou

    drenlou Most people DKSAB! I got your Gordo @JOKER Full Member

    Jan 22, 2015
    I know.. cst is my boy, I just felt like telling him that!
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  13. Liquorice

    Liquorice Oppressed vest Full Member

    May 13, 2018
    Final thoughts.

    Kovalev is in some ways the Sergio Martinez of LHW basically.. a guy who for a few years was a joy to watch but i suppose it was always going to end in a car crash..

    SK is well aware of his own age & frailties at this point.. He doesn't throw power shots anymore because it leaves him open too much.. especially to a counter puncher like that.. all he does now is jab pretty much.. (it will work against inexperienced 1D guys like Yarde but not with Canelo..) his athleticism has depleted to an extent that his feet are almost leaden too.. he also jumped back into a fight way too quickly..

    He cashed out. His choice. Sad to see but it is what it is.. the likes of Jones, Benn, Martinez etc alI went out in ways no one would want for them too but it happens.. I predicted the result & wasn't surprised after what I saw versus Yarde.. Kovalev is done. Enjoy the pension plan & thanks for the memories..

    As for Canelo. I'd say fair play but you take drugs & chase the ageing fighters.. so ye, crack on lad.. smoke & mirrors a lot of your career.. you were 4 minutes away from losing to a spent force..

    Do not fight again Sergei! Peace.
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2019
  14. Rastebbs

    Rastebbs New Member Full Member

    Nov 2, 2019
    Here here. Honestly don’t understand all the conspiracy theory’s that people are coming up with. Yes I believe that Canelo has been protected by GBP but that has no effect on what happened in the fight. May not have been particularly entertaining to watch but what we witnessed was 2 men boxing to a set strategy and sticking to it.
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  15. covetousjuice

    covetousjuice The communists will destroy western civilization Full Member

    Apr 21, 2015
    So the official judges had Canelo winning.

    Of course.
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