Should whyte retire ?

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Gomo, Apr 25, 2022.

  1. Scissors

    Scissors Posts are sponsored by Matchroom Full Member

    Feb 11, 2018
    It’s a tough one. Every time someone has a loss these threads get made! However in this case Dillian is 34. Hes never going to win a world title, He’s just had a massive payday on top of all the others he’s had. He’s probably earned north of £10mil in his career without taking sustained punishment (it’s always been 1 hit KO’s).

    He should get out whilst he’s ahead.
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  2. Jolly Roger

    Jolly Roger Active Member Full Member

    Nov 5, 2007
    For the sake of his health he should retire, I only see more concussions in his future. That chin is broken.
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  3. nurological

    nurological Boxing Addict Full Member

    May 25, 2012
    Not sure about the sustained punishment. He got a bit of a beating from Joshua and those 2 fights with Chisora will surely have a long term effect.
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  4. Nonito Smoak

    Nonito Smoak Ioka>Lomo, sorry my dudes Full Member

    Sep 8, 2010
    Fighting "great domestic showdowns" against established journeymen and then, after a few years go by, fed to an actual prospect or three.
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  5. KermitTheFrog

    KermitTheFrog Swinging on Hearn’s nuts Full Member

    Sep 5, 2012
    He’d be mad to retire at this time. Still some very big paydays ahead of him including some that I wouldn’t be surprised to see on PPV such as Joyce, Dubois, Wilder, Ruiz, hell I wouldn’t be surprised to see him vs Chisora again!
  6. Jurgen

    Jurgen Pay Per Pudding Advisor banned Full Member

    Sep 30, 2016
    No personality
    No title
    No class
  7. kevin-novice

    kevin-novice Member Full Member

    Mar 19, 2016
    Yea..hes in the 30s and washed up. Time to call it a day
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  8. channy

    channy 4.7.33 banned Full Member

    Feb 2, 2015
    Yup, sadly it more than likely will go that way, but better fighters than him have ended up much worse off, so he should count himself lucky and basically fakk orrfff.
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  9. Astro

    Astro Active Member Full Member

    Sep 29, 2021
    Dillian Whyte takes a good long summer break and then he will be presented at a Boxxer / Sky Sports press conference in early September. There are still many lucrative fights that can be made.
  10. RT7

    RT7 Member Full Member

    Apr 21, 2014
    Probably jake Paul...I'm only half joking
  11. lepinthehood

    lepinthehood When I'm drinking you leave me well alone Full Member

    Aug 27, 2011
    Wilder vs Whyte for fun. I think Wilder ends Whyte brutally.
  12. RT7

    RT7 Member Full Member

    Apr 21, 2014
    At this stage He's much more likely to become an easy ko than to deliver 1, from the second him & fury sat down at the press conference he had the manner of a guy just happy to be there, his performance done nothing to change my mind, he's so used to being told he's a "star" he appears to genuinely believe he deserves a rematch...some balls to suggest such a thing after waiting 50,000 days (or whatever he says this week) while champion after champion cowered away from him...then delivers THAT atrocity when the chance came